In-person InfoComm Southeast Asia 2022 in Bangkok, Thailand Ups the Game for All in the New Business Landscape

BANGKOK, Nov 14, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – The 3-day InfoComm Southeast Asia 2022 at the Bangkok International Trade and Exhibition Centre (BITEC) came to a close on 4 November 2022. Returning in-person for the first time since its launch in 2019, Asia’s premier Professional AudioVisual (Pro-AV) and Transformative Technology Exhibition and Summit […]

Criminal justice: Resolute prosecutors upholding the rule of law

Under the Basic Law, Hong Kong enjoys many advantages, none more important than the rule of law. The rights and freedoms of its residents are constitutionally guaranteed, and they are upheld by its judiciary. The judges “exercise judicial power independently, free from any interference” (Article 85), and, upon assuming office, they undertake to “administer justice, […]

Detection of new COVID sub-variants in India raises concern

People wearing masks as a precaution against the coronavirus walk through a market in New Delhi, India, Aug 11, 2022. (ALTAF QADRI / AP) NEW DELHI / MANILA / SINGAPORE / YANGON – New virulent sub-variants of Omicron spreading COVID-19 infection have been detected in India, raising concerns over infections spreading with the onset of winter. Sub-variants XBB, […]

End of Aussie hospital COVID funding seen as looming disaster

Medical staff transport a patient from the Royal Melbourne Hospital in Melbourne on Oct 9, 2021, as Victoria state recorded 1965 new COVID-19 cases, its highest daily infection number since the start of the pandemic, putting more pressure on the state's struggling health system. (WILLIAM WEST / AFP) CANBERRA / YANGON / SINGAPORE / HANOI / MANILA – Top […]

Japan offers COVID-19 shots to children aged 6 months to 4 yrs

An employee sits next to signboards showing the location of a Pfizer coronavirus vaccination center at the Tokyo Metropolitan Government building in Tokyo on July 15, 2021. (BEHROUZ MEHRI / AFP) TOKYO / CANBERRA / YANGON / MANILA / SINGAPORE / HANOI – Japan began COVID-19 vaccination for children aged between six months and four years on Tuesday at a […]