Archive for October 3rd, 2020

Youth Square launches ‘ReStart!’ programme and invite public to watch eight movies for free

Youth Square launches ‘ReStart!’ programme and invite public to watch eight movies for free

03-Oct-2020 Intellasia | PR Newswire Asia | 4:49 PM

HONG KONG, Oct. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Since the current pandemic has begun to recede, venues for hire, Multi-purpose Area and the [...] » More

HyperChain CEO Stelian Balta About Company’s Plan to Extend Investments in DeFi Projects

HyperChain CEO Stelian Balta About Company’s Plan to Extend Investments in DeFi Projects

03-Oct-2020 Intellasia | BusinessWire | 3:35 PM

SINGAPORE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Projects in the decentralized financial industry have been gaining serious traction being an alternative to traditional financing without the need [...] » More

Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories Announces the Launch of a Generic Version of Sapropterin Dihydrochloride Tablets for Oral Use in the U.S. Market

Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories Announces the Launch of a Generic Version of Sapropterin Dihydrochloride Tablets for Oral Use in the U.S. Market

03-Oct-2020 Intellasia | BusinessWire | 1:57 PM

HYDERABAD, India & PRINCETON, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd. (BSE: 500124, NSE: DRREDDY, NYSE: RDY, along with its subsidiaries together referred [...] » More

Time to think about recycling of end-of-life solar panels: experts

03-Oct-2020 Intellasia | VNS | 6:42 AM

The growth of solar power generation in Việt Nam has come alongside increasing concern over the disposal of end-of-life solar panels in the coming decades. According to [...] » More

US futures sink with Asia, Europe stocks after Trump tests positive for Covid-19

03-Oct-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

US futures sank with most Asian and European equities Friday after Donald Trump announced he and his wife had tested positive for coronavirus, throwing fresh uncertainty into [...] » More

US futures and most Asian equities sank Friday after Donald Trump announced he and his wife had tested positive for coronavirus

03-Oct-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

The news compounded uncertainty on trading floors, where investors were already in a pessimistic mood owing to US lawmakers’ failure to pass a new stimulus bill. [...] » More

US includes Hongkongers among refugees whose applications will be prioritised

03-Oct-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

The US state department announced the inclusion of Hong Kong for the first time in its annual refugee admissions proposal, a move that follows a series of actions taken by [...] » More

Disappointing start to ‘golden week’ for HK retailers, as protests, Covid-19 take toll

03-Oct-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Spenders were left disappointed at a prime shopping district in Hong Kong on Thursday as stores closed their doors due to the heavy presence of police, protesters and [...] » More

HK customs seizes 15kg of liquid cocaine hidden in wine bottles at airport

03-Oct-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Customs officers on Tuesday seized HK$25 million (US$3.25 million) worth of suspected liquid cocaine concealed in wine bottles at Hong Kong International Airport, the [...] » More

HK pandemic measures, national security law contribute to calmer atmosphere in city, police chief says

03-Oct-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

The coronavirus pandemic, implementation of the national security law and strict enforcement action by Hong Kong police have combined to create a calmer atmosphere in the [...] » More

HK’s e-commerce players bullish on rebound by year end

03-Oct-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

After being hit hard by a pandemic-induced decline in sales, supply chain and logistics issues, e-commerce businesses in Hong Kong are confident about a quick rebound, [...] » More

Raft of proposals aimed at helping HK’s unemployed floated after Beijing’s liaison office chief highlights issue on National Day

03-Oct-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Pro-establishment politicians on Friday floated proposals aimed at helping Hong Kong’s jobless and underemployed, including lowering the application threshold for [...] » More

HK facing eight new Covid-19 cases as it heads into holiday weekend, source says

03-Oct-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong is expected to record eight new Covid-19 cases on Friday, a source said. As of Thursday, the city’s official tally of confirmed cases stood at 5,097, with 105 [...] » More

Families of victims in HK ferry disaster ‘still waiting for justice’ eight years later

Families of victims in HK ferry disaster ‘still waiting for justice’ eight years later

03-Oct-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Families of some of the 39 people killed in a ferry collision on National Day eight years ago in Hong Kong have accused the government of denying them justice and police of [...] » More

Billionaire Li Ka-shing’s biotech unit hopes for new cancer drug approvals, expands sales army in China amid stock rally in London

03-Oct-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Hutchison China MediTech (Chi-Med), whose stock has surged 70 per cent in London over the past six months, expects to receive approvals to sell its endocrine and lung cancer [...] » More