Archive for June 5th, 2021

Sino Land Joins Hands with Hong Kong University of Science & Technology to Strive for Net Zero Carbon by 2050 and Commit to Science-Based Targets Pledge

Sino Land Joins Hands with Hong Kong University of Science & Technology to Strive for Net Zero Carbon by 2050 and Commit to Science-Based Targets Pledge

05-Jun-2021 Intellasia | PR Newswire Asia | 10:19 PM

HONG KONG, June 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of its goal towards net zero emission by 2050 and to mark World Environment Day 2021, Sino [...] » More

Analysis of MINDACT Study Confirms MammaPrint Accurately Identifies Extremely Indolent Ultra Low Risk Breast Cancers

Analysis of MINDACT Study Confirms MammaPrint Accurately Identifies Extremely Indolent Ultra Low Risk Breast Cancers

05-Jun-2021 Intellasia | BusinessWire | 7:00 PM

Oral presentation at ASCO 2021 highlights long term data with higher than 99% 8-year breast cancer specific survival for patients with MammaPrint Ultra Low Risk status [...] » More

Phone lights signal Hong Kong’s Tiananmen memories still shine

Phone lights signal Hong Kong’s Tiananmen memories still shine

05-Jun-2021 Intellasia | AFP | 2:44 PM

As the clock struck 8pm in Hong Kong’s shopping district of Mong Kok, dozens of people simultaneously turned their mobile phone lights on, a small gesture of defiance [...] » More

PAGASA declares start of rainy season

05-Jun-2021 Intellasia | PhilStar | 2:21 PM

The state weather bureau officially declared yesterday the start of the rainy season in the western section of the country, including Metro Manila. Vicente Malano, [...] » More

9 dead, over P86M in agricultural damage after ‘Dante’ onslaught

9 dead, over P86M in agricultural damage after ‘Dante’ onslaught

05-Jun-2021 Intellasia | PhilStar | 2:20 PM

The number of deaths caused by the onslaught of Tropical Storm Dante has risen to nine, and one person remains missing, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management [...] » More

Dr Noor Hisham: Slight drop in Malaysia’s nationwide Covid-19 infectivity rate to 1.03

05-Jun-2021 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 2:11 PM

The country’s infectivity rate has dropped slightly from the previous 1.06 after 1.03 was recorded yesterday, said Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah. [...] » More

PM Muhyiddin: Malaysia to receive 16 million Covid-19 vaccine shots within next two months

05-Jun-2021 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 2:09 PM

Malaysia is set to receive a total of 16 million doses of Covid-19 vaccines over the next two months. According to an Astro Awani report, Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin [...] » More

Burma junta opponents say no faith in Asean as envoys visit

Burma junta opponents say no faith in Asean as envoys visit

05-Jun-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 2:07 PM

Opponents of Myanmar’s junta said on Friday they had lost faith in Southeast Asian efforts to end the crisis in the country, as two regional envoys met the military [...] » More

Asean envoys meet Burma junta chief-state TV

05-Jun-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 1:43 PM

Two envoys from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) held talks in Myanmar with military ruler Min Aung Hlaing, army-run TV reported, as part of a visit aimed [...] » More

Dozens of Rohingya refugees land off Indonesian coast

Dozens of Rohingya refugees land off Indonesian coast

05-Jun-2021 Intellasia | AFP | 1:41 PM

A boat filled with dozens of Rohingya, mostly women and children, landed off the Indonesian coast Friday after a months-long journey that claimed the lives of nine refugees, [...] » More

NEFIN appointed by Cyberport to carry out solar power project

NEFIN appointed by Cyberport to carry out solar power project

05-Jun-2021 Intellasia | Media OutReach | 1:40 PM

Light-weight panel system provides facility owners with safe options towards carbon neutrality HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach - 5 June 2021 - The leading solar [...] » More

Philippines files criminal complaint against Wirecard’s former COO

Philippines files criminal complaint against Wirecard’s former COO

05-Jun-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 1:34 PM

Philippine authorities investigating the multi billion dollar fraud at Germany’s Wirecard AG’s (WDIG.F) have filed criminal complaints against the payment [...] » More

Philippine police to wear body cameras after calls for scrutiny grow

05-Jun-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 1:26 PM

Hundreds of police in the Philippines will start wearing body cameras during operations, it police chief said on Friday, heeding demands from human rights groups for [...] » More

Ghosn grilling in Lebanon by French investigators ‘fair’

05-Jun-2021 Intellasia | AFP | 1:24 PM

A week-long grilling of former Renault-Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn in Lebanon by French investigators was the first “fair” treatment he received since his arrest in [...] » More

Japan Olympic Committee board member blasts Tokyo Games organisers

05-Jun-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 1:21 PM

A Japanese Olympic Committee board member on Friday blasted organisers of the Tokyo Games for ignoring public concerns about holding the global sporting showpiece amid a [...] » More