Archive for March 12th, 2021

Tricor joins the China ESG30 Forum as a corporate executive member

Tricor joins the China ESG30 Forum as a corporate executive member

12-Mar-2021 Intellasia | PR Newswire Asia | 8:00 AM

HONG KONG, March 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Tricor is proud to join China ESG30 Forum (the "Forum"), [...] » More

Master Concept Becomes a Platinum HubSpot Solutions Partner

12-Mar-2021 Intellasia | PR Newswire Asia | 8:00 AM

HONG KONG, March 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Leading Cloud Advisor Master Concept announced that it has become a Platinum HubSpot [...] » More

Kinder launches Applaydu – a new mobile app which brings toys to life through augmented reality

12-Mar-2021 Intellasia | PR Newswire Asia | 8:00 AM

SINGAPORE, March 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Kinder, a Ferrero brand, announces the launch of Applaydu, a new mobile app which brings [...] » More

Mary Kay appoints Wendy Wang as Asia Pacific Region president

12-Mar-2021 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 7:36 AM

Global beauty brand Mary Kay Inc, a leading corporate advocate of women’s entrepreneurship and empowerment recently announced the appointment of Wendy Wang as President [...] » More

Asian, European stock markets track Wall Street record as inflation fears ease

12-Mar-2021 Intellasia | AFP | 7:36 AM

Asian and European markets ticked higher today as inflation concerns eased, allowing investors to focus on the global recovery and progress in fighting the coronavirus [...] » More

HK vaccines: information overload, lack of context provoking ‘unnecessary’ fears of Sinovac jabs, experts say

12-Mar-2021 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 7:36 AM

Hongkongers’ fears over the safety of Sinovac Covid-19 vaccines exacerbated by recent medical emergencies involving people who received the shots are an [...] » More

National security law: ex-opposition lawmaker charged with subversion freed after judge denies appeal of bail, but district councillor to remain behind bars

12-Mar-2021 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 7:36 AM

A former opposition lawmaker, one of 47 Hong Kong activists charged in the largest crackdown under the national security law to date, was released on Thursday after a judge [...] » More

HK needs to plan for green future and help city’s mechanics learn how to repair electric vehicles, says biggest distributor

12-Mar-2021 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 7:36 AM

With Hong Kong moving towards full adoption of more environmentally friendly transport by 2035, the city’s biggest motor vehicle distributor has issued a warning about [...] » More

China, HK stock rebound gains traction as chipmakers surge on supply plan, tame US inflation data

12-Mar-2021 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 7:36 AM

Mainland China and Hong Kong equities advanced at the midday break as markets in the region tracked overnight gains on Wall Street following an encouraging US inflation [...] » More

HK jury hears five-year-old victim told sister she was ‘very scared’, dizzy before death

12-Mar-2021 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 7:36 AM

The jury at a Hong Kong murder trial on Wednesday heard a child recall hearing her five-year-old stepsister say she was “very scared” before falling unconscious [...] » More

HK union leader ‘very happy’ after getting Sinovac’s Covid-19 vaccine

12-Mar-2021 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 7:36 AM

Watching the doctor inject the Sinovac coronavirus vaccine into his left arm, union leader Tam Kin-chiu said he felt “very happy” on Wednesday. The light rail [...] » More

Coronavirus: eight HK opposition activists get suspended jail sentences over breach of ban on public gathering

12-Mar-2021 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 7:36 AM

Eight opposition activists were given suspended jail sentences on Wednesday after a court convicted them of breaching a government ban on public gatherings during a Labour [...] » More

China confirms overhaul of HK politics, squeezing democratic opposition

12-Mar-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 7:36 AM

China’s parliament approved on Thursday a draft decision to change Hong Kong’s electoral system, further reducing democratic representation in the city’s [...] » More

Court releases one HK activist on bail in case involving 47

Court releases one HK activist on bail in case involving 47

12-Mar-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 7:36 AM

Hong Kong’s High Court released on bail on Thursday one activist charged with conspiracy to commit subversion but remanded another in a widely monitored case that saw [...] » More

Facebook halts project for undersea data cable to HK

12-Mar-2021 Intellasia | AFP | 7:36 AM

Facebook has decided to halt its efforts to build a trans-Pacific undersea cable that would have connected California and Hong Kong, due to tensions between the United States [...] » More