Archive for July, 2022

China Daily series Youth Power invites Gen Zers to bring cultural relics to life

China Daily series Youth Power invites Gen Zers to bring cultural relics to life

31-Jul-2022 Intellasia | PR Newswire Asia | 7:21 PM

BEIJING, July 31, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- To encourage Gen Zers to take a closer look at the history of China and use their wisdom to bring [...] » More

“MELTY BLOOD: TYPE LUMINA” New Playable Characters “Mash Kyrielight” and “Neco-Arc” Announced All Additional Characters up to the Fourth Set will be Available for Free!

“MELTY BLOOD: TYPE LUMINA” New Playable Characters “Mash Kyrielight” and “Neco-Arc” Announced All Additional Characters up to the Fourth Set will be Available for Free!

31-Jul-2022 Intellasia | PR Newswire Asia | 5:00 PM

On sale on Steam starting August 4 TOKYO, July 31, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Project LUMINA (NotesCo., Ltd., Aniplex Inc., Lasengle Inc.) [...] » More

K11 Group leads “Go Art-Tech Leadership Program 2022″ to cultivate artistic creativity in the younger generation by providing free art-tech workshops and guided tours for underprivileged schoolchildren

K11 Group leads “Go Art-Tech Leadership Program 2022″ to cultivate artistic creativity in the younger generation by providing free art-tech workshops and guided tours for underprivileged schoolchildren

31-Jul-2022 Intellasia | PR Newswire Asia | 11:41 AM

HONG KONG, July 31, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- K11 group has always been dedicated to popularising art and advocating the spirit of "creating [...] » More

Over 80 out of top 100 supermarkets in China 2021 are accessible on JDDJ and Shop Now

30-Jul-2022 Intellasia | PR Newswire Asia | 9:23 AM

About 50 supermarkets out of the top 100 are connected to Dada Group's Haibo system. China's brick-and-mortar retailers' online sales [...] » More

Sanya Day at Hainan Expo Promotes Boutique Designer Brands, Opens Up A New Approach to Discovering Sanya

Sanya Day at Hainan Expo Promotes Boutique Designer Brands, Opens Up A New Approach to Discovering Sanya

30-Jul-2022 Intellasia | PR Newswire Asia | 7:40 AM

HAIKOU, China, July 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- As the second China International Consumer Products Expo ("CICPE" or "Hainan [...] » More

IMF downgrades Asia Pacific forecast

30-Jul-2022 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 5:02 AM

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has lowered its growth forecast for the Asia Pacific region this year to 4.2 percent 0.7 percentage point lower than it expected in [...] » More

Yen set for biggest weekly gain in 4 months on peak US rate bets

30-Jul-2022 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

Japan’s yen surged on Friday and is on track for its biggest weekly rise in four months against the dollar on bets that US interest rates are nearing a peak after data [...] » More

Stocks shrug off Wall St rally as focus shifts to China worries

30-Jul-2022 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

Asian stocks were mixed on Friday as fresh concerns about Chinese growth trumped any fillip regional markets received from brisk Wall Street earnings and some tempering of [...] » More

HK employees’ stress index tops East Asia

30-Jul-2022 Intellasia | TheStandard | 5:02 AM

Employees in Hong Kong are under the most stress in East Asia, as the rate of feeling anger, stress, worry, and sadness tops all other countries in the region, a survey [...] » More

‘Abandon arrogance, face fact that national security law has restored stability in HK’: Beijing to UN Human Rights Committee on report proposing repeal of legislation

‘Abandon arrogance, face fact that national security law has restored stability in HK’: Beijing to UN Human Rights Committee on report proposing repeal of legislation

30-Jul-2022 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 5:02 AM

Beijing has urged the UN Human Rights Committee to “abandon arrogance and face the fact” that the national security law has restored social stability in Hong [...] » More

HK government slams ‘inaccurate’ report on city’s Covid-19 risk-exposure app by overseas cybersecurity firm

30-Jul-2022 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 5:02 AM

The Hong Kong government has slammed a report by an overseas cybersecurity firm as “inaccurate” after the company claimed the city’s “Leave Home [...] » More

HK national security law: 4 ex-members of defunct student activist group face up to 10 years in jail after admitting advocating for city’s ‘liberation’

30-Jul-2022 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 5:02 AM

Four members of a now-dissolved student activist group in Hong Kong are facing up to 10 years in jail after they admitted advocating for the city’s [...] » More

HK sees 76,000 visitors in first half of 2022, recovery still below 1pct of 2019

30-Jul-2022 Intellasia | TheStandard | 5:02 AM

Although Hong Kong saw about 76,000 visitors in the first half of 2022, marking a 125 percent increase compared with last year’s number, the latest number didn’t [...] » More

UN body says China must repeal its HK national security law

UN body says China must repeal its HK national security law

30-Jul-2022 Intellasia | The Independent | 5:02 AM

The UN Human Rights Committee on Wednesday called on China to repeal the national security law in Hong Kong that Beijing imposed last year after massive pro-democracy [...] » More

HSBC to leave best lending rate in HK unchanged at 5pct

30-Jul-2022 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

HSBC Holdings (HSBA.L) said on Thursday it would leave its best lending rate in Hong Kong unchanged at 5%, despite a rise in the base rate of the city’s central bank, [...] » More