Archive for August 14th, 2021

Avanti Frozen Foods Expands Recall of Frozen Cooked Shrimp Because of Possible Health Risk

Avanti Frozen Foods Expands Recall of Frozen Cooked Shrimp Because of Possible Health Risk

14-Aug-2021 Intellasia | BusinessWire | 2:44 PM

VISAKHAPATNAM, India--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#AvantiFrozenFoods--Avanti Frozen Foods Pvt. Ltd: Summary   Company Announcement Date: August 13, 2021 FDA Publish [...] » More

TCL Technology Announces Results for First Half of 2021, Net Profit Hits USD1.426 Billion

14-Aug-2021 Intellasia | PR Newswire Asia | 10:26 AM

SHENZHEN, China, Aug. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- TCL Technology Group Corporation ("TCL Technology", Stock Code 000100.SZ), a [...] » More

Senhwa Signs Agreement with Taiwan’s CDE for COVID-19 Program Guiding Development of Silmitasertib

14-Aug-2021 Intellasia | PR Newswire Asia | 9:48 AM

TAIPEI and SAN DIEGO, Aug. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Senhwa Biosciences, Inc. (TPEx: 6492), a drug development company focused on [...] » More

China cities declare rain ‘red alerts’ as flood death toll hits 21

14-Aug-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 7:27 AM

Five cities in the central Chinese province of Hubei have declared “red alerts” after torrential rain left 21 people dead and forced the evacuation of nearly [...] » More

China cranks up carbon-intensive projects as climate crisis grows, research shows

14-Aug-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 7:24 AM

China announced scores of new carbon-intensive coal and steel projects in the first half of 2021, research showed on Friday just days after a key UN report urged immediate [...] » More

Traditional markets not ready for reopening

14-Aug-2021 Intellasia | SGGP News | 7:20 AM

Vice Chairwoman of HCM City People’s Committee Phan Thi Thang, in a recent meeting, asked departments, Thu Duc City, and districts to quickly reorganise local supply [...] » More

SSC considers raising fluctuation limit if needed: MoF

14-Aug-2021 Intellasia | VNS | 7:19 AM

The Ministry of Finance (MoF) said that the State Securities Commission of Vietnam (SSC) will consider adjusting the fluctuation limit when necessary. In a report assessing [...] » More

Asian equities diverge from record-setting world stocks; dollar steady

14-Aug-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

Asian shares again ignored record highs hit elsewhere in the world to fall on Friday, with declines in chip manufacturers weighing on several markets, though Australia bucked [...] » More

EMERGING MARKETS-Thai baht gains among muted Asian currencies; Korea’s won slips

14-Aug-2021 Intellasia | ReutersSG | 5:02 AM

* Thai baht appreciates over half a percent * S.Korea’s won hits lowest since September * Malaysian central bank cuts 2021 growth forecast By Sameer Manekar August 13 [...] » More

Asian markets drop as traders eye Fed move, Delta spread

14-Aug-2021 Intellasia | AFP | 5:02 AM

Germany’s bluechip stocks index on Friday breached 16,000 points for the first time following more record highs on Wall Street overnight as investors shrugged off data [...] » More

HK fortune-teller arrested over ritual sacrifice of rabbit, frogs and mice after Instagram posts prompt businessperson to act

14-Aug-2021 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 5:02 AM

Hong Kong police have arrested a fortune-teller on suspicion of animal cruelty after he was accused of killing a rabbit, frogs and mice during rituals that cost his clients [...] » More

Swire’s flagships post strong interim results, capping family scion’s helmsmanship of HK units through rough times

14-Aug-2021 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 5:02 AM

The Swire Group’s two publicly listed flagship companies delivered strong financial results in the first six months of 2021, marking a strong bookend to the tenure of [...] » More

HK’s biggest teachers’ union will be ‘on losing end of property deals’ if it rushes to sell off assets

14-Aug-2021 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 5:02 AM

Hong Kong’s biggest teachers’ union could be left on the losing end of property deals as the embattled body races to sell off substantial assets before its [...] » More

Coronavirus: HK nurse suspended after giving man 2 BioNTech vaccine jabs in same sitting

14-Aug-2021 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 5:02 AM

A Hong Kong nurse who incorrectly injected a man with two doses of Covid-19 vaccine on Wednesday has been suspended from his job at a community inoculation centre amid an [...] » More

HK saw net outflow of 90,000 residents over the last year

14-Aug-2021 Intellasia | AFP | 5:02 AM

Hong Kong’s population declined by 1.2 percent in the last year, including nearly 90,000 more residents departing than moving to the city, figures released Thursday [...] » More