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Poly Auction Hong Kong Spring Auctions 2024 Officially Concludes

HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach Newswire - 12 April 2024 - On April 9, Poly Auction Hong Kong Spring Auctions 2024 successfully concluded at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Hong Kong. The auction achieved a satisfactory total sales amount of HKD292 million, with a total sale of nearly HKD330 million including private sales. This season saw robust performances in nine special sales presented by four departments, with unprecedented enthusiasm from collectors and strong bidding activities. Among them, four highly anticipated special themed sales were hosted by Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, achieving high prices of over HKD10 million for three highlight lots. The magnificent carved celadon-glazed 'archaistic' vase from the Qianlong period from the "Stellar Effulgence: The Wang Xing Lou Collection of Imperial Qing Dynasty Porcelain" ......read more

DHL Express introduces dedicated flight between Hong Kong and Sydney to cater to Oceania-North Asia trade demand

Operated by Tasman Cargo Airlines, the dedicated Boeing 777-200 flies five times a week, offering more than 500 tons of payload capacity The flight further improves connectivity between Oceania and North Asia through next-day delivery services between Australia and Hong Kong, mainland China, India, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Taiwan, Thailand, Philippines and Vietnam HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach Newswire - 12 April 2024 - DHL Express, the world's leading international express service provider, has introduced a dedicated flight between Hong Kong and Sydney, Australia. This direct flight replaces the current Hong Kong-Singapore-Sydney route to meet the rise in shipment volume between Hong Kong and Australia. Departing from DHL's Central Asia Hub in Hong Kong, the dedicated flight leaves for Sydney Airport five times a ......read more

HIDDEN.sg Partners National Heritage Board to Deliver Interactive Katong-Joo Chiat Heritage Experience

Through an adventure game that blends the physical and virtual worlds, players will discover hidden gems and uncover the rich history and culture behind an iconic Singapore neighbourhood.SINGAPORE - Media OutReach Newswire - 12 April 2024 - HIDDEN.sg, an award-winning game company on a mission to uncover the city's hidden stories, has partnered the National Heritage Board (NHB) to deliver an interactive Katong-Joo Chiat experience as part of a national effort to promote the rich heritage of Singapore's neighbourhoods. Through a series of unique puzzles and clues, the HIDDEN.sg adventure game will prompt players to set out on a physical trail to discover various interesting landmarks, alleyways and streets that reveal the area's much-celebrated history and culture. Embarking from Haig Road Market and Food Centre, players will ......read more

XTransfer Celebrating One-Year Anniversary in Hong Kong

Establishing a Strong Presence and Participating in Hong Kong "Global Sources Consumer Electronics ShowHONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach Newswire - 11 April 2024 - XTransfer, the World's Leading & China's No.1 B2B Cross-Border Trade Payment Platform, celebrates its one-year anniversary in the Hong Kong market while joining the "Global Sources Consumer Electronics Show" held at the AsiaWorld-Expo. The event gathers over 2,000 top Asian manufacturers and features 4,000 booths, providing a diverse range of consumer electronics products for global buyers. Over the past year, XTransfer has been dedicated to providing global payment & collection solutions, foreign exchange services, and other financial services for Hong Kong's foreign trade SMEs. With excellent progress, XTransfer has achieved outstanding results. ......read more

Galaxy Macau's Sakura Cultural Festival Blooms with Romantic Spring Vibes, Transforming into a Must-visit Spot Brimming with Japanese Charm

MACAU SAR - Media OutReach Newswire - 11 April 2024 - In the enchanting embrace of spring, cherry blossoms unfurl their delicate petals in a symphony of beauty. With the support of the Consulate-General of Japan in Hong Kong, Galaxy Macau™ Integrated Resort ("Galaxy Macau") proudly unveils the Sakura Cultural Festival. From April 24 to May 5, coinciding with the zenith of Japan's cherry blossom season, this festival promises a multifaceted celebration of Japanese cuisine, artistry, and tradition. It beckons both Macau locals and tourists to immerse themselves in a realm of cherry blossoms, offering an oasis of cultural enrichment. This endeavor underscores Galaxy Macau's commitment to supporting the diversified development of Macau's tourism industry, further embellishing its stature as the "World Center of Travel and ......read more

Victory Securities invests over 10 million HKD to develop the first Hong Kong stock & VA trading app - VictoryX

And announced to be the first and only brokerage firm authorized token-in-token-out HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach Newswire - 11 April 2024 - Victory Securities ("Victory") announced the launch of its first securities and virtual assets trading app in Hong Kong – VictoryX (Chinese name: ???) , the first licensed corporation in Hong Kong to offer a single app for asset allocation on securities and virtual assets at the same time. Victory also announced that it is the "first broker-dealer in Hong Kong" to be authorized by the Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) to provide token-in-token-out to retail clients. At the end of last year, Victory was approved by the SFC to provide retail investors with virtual asset trading, distribution of virtual asset related products and consulting services, and now retail ......read more

5000 Ethena ENA Tokens Distributed, Marking a 368% Surge: AlphaX Celebrates Success of Inaugural Airdrop Event

AlphaX Exchange proudly announces the triumphant conclusion of its inaugural airdrop eventADELAIDE, AUSTRALIA - Media OutReach Newswire - 12 April 2024 - AlphaX Cryptocurrency Exchange proudly announces the triumphant conclusion of its inaugural airdrop event, a testament to its commitment to providing value-driven opportunities to users. The event witnessed the distribution of 5000 ENA tokens, resulting in an astounding surge of 368%, highlighting the overwhelming response from the community. The top recipient of the event was awarded 1000 ENA tokens, emerging as the frontrunner in this exciting journey towards wealth creation. Continued Commitment to Value-Driven Airdrop Events As a pioneer in the cryptocurrency trading landscape, AlphaX Exchange reaffirms its dedication to empowering users with value-driven ......read more

VinFast officially begins sales of VF DrgnFly electric bike in the U.S.

LOS ANGELES, USA - Media OutReach Newswire - 12 April 2024 - VinFast Auto (Nasdaq: VFS) today announces it will begin selling its VF DrgnFly electric bike in the U.S. by late April with a listed price of $2,599. Following the bike's unveiling at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in January 2024, the sales launch of the VF DrgnFly confirms its strong relevance to the U.S. market and its potential to be at the forefront of the global green transportation revolution.

The VF DrgnFly boasts an impressive appearance and advanced technological features and strongly affirms VinFast's commitment to bringing ......read more

ONYX Hospitality Group Announces Expansion to the Shama Portfolio: Shama Rayong: The first Shama in Thailand outside of Bangkok

Capitalising on the Demand for Serviced Apartments in Key International Business Areas BANGKOK, THAILAND - Media OutReach Newswire - 3 April 2024 - ONYX Hospitality Group, the leading hospitality management company, is delighted to announce the expansion of its renowned Shama brand with the launch of Shama Rayong, capitalising on the demand for serviced apartments.

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Data center demand continues as land, power constraints drive push into new markets

HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach Newswire - 12 April 2024 - Cushman & Wakefield has released its annual Global Data Center Market Comparison report, with Japanese markets outranking other Asia Pacific counterparts in both the Established and Emerging market categories. In the Established markets category, Tokyo ranked third globally behind Virginia and Atlanta, with Mumbai placing seventh and Sydney ninth. Osaka ranked fourth in the Emerging markets category, with Hyderabad in eighth place and Bangkok in tenth. Now in its fifth year, the 2024 report has an updated methodology to better reflect the rapid changes in both headwinds and tailwinds shaping the data center market. High weight factors include power availability, land availability and market size; mid weight factors include development pipeline, land price, power cost and ......read more

Results of the ixCrypto Index and ixCrypto Portfolio Indexes Quarterly Review (2024 Q1)

HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach Newswire - 12 April 2024 - Today, IX Asia Indexes announced the 2024 1st quarter review of ixCrypto Index ("IXCI"), ixCrypto Portfolio Indexes and ixCrypto Stablecoin Index (IXSCI). The constituent changes will be effective on 19th April, 2024 (Friday). The results of the constituent review and exchange review are as follows: 1. Constituent Review – ixCrypto Index Series 1.1 ixCrypto Index The number of constituents cryptos will decrease to 23 constituents with 2 additions and 4 deletions. Additions Toncoin Internet Computer Deletions Monero Hedera Lido DAO VeChain After the change, the free float adjusted market capitalization coverage is 80.94%*, while the 90-day-average volume is 73.25%* (excluding stable coin which has ......read more

BingX Launches $HIGHER and $Dino Spot Trading Amid Rising Popularity of Base Chain

Leading Crypto Exchange BingX Becomes the First Crypto Exchange to List $HIGHER and $Dino VILNIUS, LITHUANIA - Media OutReach Newswire - 10 April 2024 - The Base Chain ecosystem is witnessing a surge in popularity. Within this vibrant space, Warpcast, a social community platform, has carved a niche for itself. With its enticing prospect of earning Degen coin airdrops, Warpcast has seen a steady rise in its user base. Now, the platform is poised to take things a step further with the introduction of its very own social meme token – $HIGHER. About $HIGHER HIGHER Coin is riding the social wave in the Base Chain Universe. Building upon its established user base, Warpcast has launched HIGHER coin, a social meme token. Meme tokens often gain traction through community sentiment and shared ......read more

PolyU ranked top 20 globally for five subjects in Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings by Subject 2024; Four subjects ranked No. 1 in Hong Kong

HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach Newswire - 10 April 2024 - The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) has attained remarkable success in the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings by Subject 2024, ranking within the top 20 globally for five subjects and the first in Hong Kong for four subjects. Several engineering and technology-related fields also placed in the top 100 worldwide. PolyU placed in the global top 20 for subjects in Hospitality and Leisure Management (11th), Civil & Structural Engineering (14th), Architecture & Built Environment (14th), Art & Design (19th) and Marketing (19th). Additionally, PolyU was ranked first in Hong Kong for Hospitality and Leisure Management, Engineering – Civil & Structural, Art & Design, and Marketing reaffirming the University's leadership both internationally ......read more

Hong Kong Government's Removal of All Property Cooling Measures Supported Residential Sales Rebound and Price Recovery in March

Office leasing sentiment improved, high street vacancies stabilizedHONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach Newswire - 10 April 2024 - Global real estate services firm Cushman & Wakefield today held its Hong Kong Property Markets Q1 2024 Review and Outlook press conference. Following the Government's announcement in the latest Budget that it would lift all demand-side management measures for residential properties, the market responded positively, with primary and secondary residential transactions strengthening notably and home prices picking up from March onwards. In the office sector, overall net absorption in Q1 remained positive, with the quarter also witnessing a y-o-y rise for new lettings, despite the high availability rate keeping rents under pressure. For retail, visitor spending continued to support a steady recovery in the ......read more

Bay of Lights Partners Ascott, Setting New Standards for Luxury and Hospitality in Sihanoukville, Cambodia

SIHANOUKVILLE, CAMBODIA - Media OutReach Newswire - 11 April 2024 - Steering the groundbreaking Bay of Lights coastal development, Canopy Sands Development (CSD) proudly unveils a landmark partnership with The Ascott Limited (Ascott), the acclaimed hospitality arm of CapitaLand Investment.

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TDCX the first Southeast Asian and Singapore-headquartered service provider to be recognized among world's top outsourcing companies

TDCX ranked 18th in OA500 Index which recognizes top BPO firms globallySINGAPORE - Media OutReach Newswire - 11 April 2024 - TDCX, an award-winning digital customer experience (CX) solutions provider for technology and blue-chip companies, has emerged as the only Southeast Asian business process outsourcing (BPO) company in the top 20 global Outsource Accelerator (OA) 500 2024 Index. The index evaluates more than 3,500 companies worldwide on the strength of their global network and commitment to excellence. Factors such as domain authority, website traffic, employee reviews, LinkedIn engagement, and third-party analysis from Crunchbase and ZoomInfo are evaluated as part of the process.

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Super election year increases risks of political violence, warns Allianz

SINGAPORE - Media OutReach Newswire - 11 April 2024 - With an unprecedented 'super-cycle' of elections in 2024, almost half the world's populations will go to the polls before the year is out. According to a new report from Allianz Commercial, security is a concern in many territories, not only from the threat of localized unrest but because of the wider-reaching consequences of electoral outcomes on foreign policy, trade relations, and supply chains. The headline election will be in the US in November, when a narrow result could inflame existing tensions. The European Parliament elections in June could also deepen divisions, if radical-right parties gain votes and seats. As unrest can now spread more quickly and widely, thanks in part to social media, financial costs from such events for companies and insurers are mounting. Economic ......read more

Grand Opening of Apple Storage Creative Hub: Unleashing Creativity in Hong Kong

HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach Newswire - 11 April 2024 - Apple Storage Group, one of the leading providers of self-storage services in Hong Kong, has been dedicated to delivering high-quality storage solutions to local residents. As a socially responsible company, Apple Storage Group firmly believes in the principle of "taking from society, giving back to society." With a commitment to supporting the diverse creative development in Hong Kong, Apple Storage Group collaborates with various stakeholders to create value, foster local talents, and share achievements with the community. In March 2024, Apple Storage Group proudly announces the opening of its first Apple Storage Creative Centre (ASCC). Operating as a non-profit entity, ASCC is generously funded by Apple Storage Group. As a versatile and open venue, ASCC aims to ......read more

Generali Hong Kong Triumphs with Six Wins at the "10Life 5-Star Insurance Awards 2024"

HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach Newswire - 11 April 2024 - Generali Hong Kong has secured six prestigious accolades at the "10Life 5-Star Insurance Awards 2024". The awards, which serve as a benchmark of quality within the insurance industry, saw Generali Hong Kong receiving the highest honor in the following categories: 5-Star QDAP Savings 5-Star QDAP Retirement 5-Star Whole Life Critical Illness Insurance 5-Star Term Critical Illness Insurance 5-Star Savings Insurance Legacy 5-Star Savings Insurance Retirement

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HKU hosts Inaugural Hong Kong Climate Forum Fostering collaborations to create regional and international impact on the climate front

HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach Newswire - 11 April 2024 - The ambitious sustainability goals set by China and California, US, which are at the forefront of combatting climate change, have made collaborations between the Greater Bay Area (GBA) and the American state more pertinent than ever, speakers at the inaugural Hong Kong Climate Forum: Greater Bay Area - Climate Action and Cooperation held on 25 March at the University of Hong Kong noted.

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THE MICHELIN Guide Extends To Da Nang, Vietnam

HO CHI MINH CITY, VIETNAM - Media OutReach Newswire - 11 April 2024 - Michelin is delighted to announce that the MICHELIN Guide has added the city of Da Nang to its gourmet destination portfolio. Consequently, Da Nang becomes the third Vietnamese city to see its gastronomic scene spotlighted by the MICHELIN Guide Inspectors, right after the ones of Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City where the MICHELIN Guide debuted last year.

Gwendal Poullennec, International Director of the MICHELIN Guide, says: "We are absolutely delighted to continue the MICHELIN Guide's journey in Vietnam. After a ......read more

uFinance Student Loan: The Preferred Choice for Hong Kong Tertiary Students

HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach Newswire - 11 April 2024 - Nowadays, Hong Kong tertiary students often want to seize every opportunity in their youth, such as applying for an exchange programme, learning new skills, or starting their own business to earn their first pot of gold. However, many students are forced to choose between reality and their dreams due to a lack of funds and a desire not to increase the financial burden to their families. To address the financial stress faced by tertiary students, uFinance, the Hong Kong student loan platform, now offers student loans to allow students to enjoy a worry-free tertiary school life. Differ from the traditional banks and financial institutions, uFinance prioritizes student privacy and offers a tailored loan plan. In addition, if university students encounter difficulties in paying ......read more

The Gentle Art Academy expands its Championship Program from Katong to Novena

SINGAPORE - Media OutReach Newswire - 11 April 2024 - The Gentle Art Academy, one of the top competitive Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu academies in Singapore, is excited to announce the opening of its new training facility in Novena, Singapore, slated for May 2024.

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With a commitment to fostering personal growth and physical wellness, The Gentle Art Academy brings its championship-proven ......read more

Galaxy Macau Celebrates A Trio Of Prestigious Accolades From Travel + Leisure China, The Ttg China Travel Awards, And The Vogue Hong Kong Beauty Awards

Galaxy Macau ranked in ‘China's Top 100 Hotels' by Travel + Leisure China, Andaz Macau named ‘Best New Hotel in China' at the TTG China Travel Awards, and Banyan Tree Spa Macau recognized as the ‘Best Hotel Spa' at the Vogue Hong Kong Beauty AwardsMACAU SAR - Media OutReach Newswire - 10 April 2024 - Galaxy Macau™ ("Galaxy Macau") is proud to announce that it has received a trio of prestigious awards from three highly respected publications, highlighting the continued excellence and innovation of the renowned integrated resort and its world-class luxury hospitality brands. Galaxy Macau was ranked in 'China's Top 100 Hotels' by Travel + Leisure, Andaz Macau was named 'Best New Hotel in China' at the TTG China Travel Awards, and Banyan Tree Spa Macau was recognized as the 'Best Hotel Spa' at the Vogue Hong Kong Beauty Awards ......read more

Vietnamese Frozen Seafood Producer Secures USD 1.5 Million Export Factoring Facility from Tradewind Finance

HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach Newswire - 10 April 2024 - On the path to recovery, Vietnam's seafood exports reached nearly USD 2 billion in the first quarter of 2024, increasing 8 percent year on year, during which the US, Japan and China were the largest buyers, according to Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP). The country is forecasted to earn USD 9.5 billion from seafood exports this year, surpassing the USD 9 billion earned in 2023. Shrimp and shrimp products are anticipated to remain the main contributors to this growth. Despite the promising outlook, exporters in this industry face challenges such as oversupply, high inventories, and lower prices, as highlighted by VASEP's chairwoman, Nguyen Thi Thu Sac. To address these challenges and ensure a secure supply chain, a local frozen seafood ......read more

AS Watson Appoints Malina Ngai as Group CEO

HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach Newswire - 9 April 2024 - AS Watson is pleased to announce the promotion of Malina Ngai to Group CEO, effective from 1st May 2024.

Malina Ngai currently holds the position of Group Chief Operating Officer, AS Watson, and Chief Executive Officer, AS Watson (Asia & Europe). Congratulating on her promotion, Dominic Lai, Group Co-Managing Director of CK Hutchison and Group Managing Director of AS Watson said, "After a very fulfilling 17 years of leading the AS Watson Group, I think it is the appropriate time to pass on the ......read more

Anastasia Nyrkovskaya Named Chief Executive Officer of Fortune Media

First female CEO of the storied 95-year-old business media brand Led transformation of Fortune into profitable, digital-first, and global multi-platform media company Fortune deploying regional conferences and new lists for Asia and Greater China marketsHONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach Newswire - 9 April 2024 - Fortune Media has named Anastasia Nyrkovskaya as the new Chief Executive Officer, becoming the first woman to lead the storied media brand. She has served as Fortune's Chief Strategy Officer and Chief Financial Officer over the past five years.

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The Bank of Thailand reaffirms its adherence to integrity and principles to build confidence - good governance in Thailand

BANGKOK, THAILAND - Media OutReach Newswire - 10 April 2024 - In a detailed discussion with the Integrity Team of the Office of the National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC), Thailand in recent days, Mrs. Roong Mallikamas, deputy governor of corporate development at the Bank of Thailand shows her vision to create confidence for all sectors while adhering to good governance principle as a neutral agency for the Kingdom of Thailand. "The Bank of Thailand as the central bank of Thailand has a main task to manage the overall economic and financial system of the country to operate smoothly and to support the country's economy to grow with stability and sustainability. From the foundation, it has been adopted into three elements to create reliability for the present's tasks: having principles, adhering to the principle of rightness, ......read more

EdCity Supports Hong Kong Reading for All Day with the Introduction of Free eBook Week to Promote Reading

HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach Newswire - 10 April 2024 - Opening a book can unleash infinite possibilities. Hong Kong Education City (EdCity) is committed to promoting a reading culture, immersing students in the fantastical world of books. To celebrate 23 April, World Book Day, as well as Hong Kong Reading for All Day, EdCity has introduced a 'Free eBook Week' aimed at cultivating a city-wide atmosphere of reading and creating a rich literary ambiance across the community. Mr Ken Ngai Yuen Keung, Executive Director of EdCity, said, 'Every book possesses the "magic" to inspire children's imagination, leading them to explore unknown realms. EdCity believes that reading can be transformed into a driving force propelling children forward, opening up a world of infinite possibilities. We warmly invite all students, educators, ......read more

Hong Kong developer LOFTER Group achieved remarkable sales results after the government axed all property cooling measures

HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach Newswire - 10 April 2024 - LOFTER Group (the Developer) has achieved remarkable sales results in its latest real estate development, Elize PARK. The Developer has witnessed an overwhelming response from buyers, with over 50% of the units being sold within a span of just one month after the Hong Kong government's announcement to lift all cooling measures in stamp duty. Among the transactions made, the unit rate ranged from HK$22,125 to HK$29,025 per square feet, which outperformed other developments with similar offerings at the same time. The encouraging sales results came after the favourable government policy on stamp duty coupled with the Developer's market positioning and sales strategy.

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Citibank Introduces Market-First "Emergency e-Banking Service Lock"

Fortifying Account Security with Option to Disable Access to Transaction Services Via Citi Mobile® AppHONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach Newswire - 10 April 2024 - Citibank announced today the imminent launch of the "Emergency e-Banking Service Lock" ("the feature"), which echoes with the Hong Kong Monetary Authority's call for banks to adopt additional security measures. It is a market-first solution that further strengthens account security by allowing customers the option to temporarily disable access to transaction services via Citi Mobile® App when they suspect their account is being compromised and restore the services all digitally. The feature can be activated instantly through "Emergency Centre" on the pre-login page of Citi Mobile® App. A notification email and SMS message will be sent once the ......read more

The First Thai Super Star Solo Concert "BILLKIN TEMPO TOUR 2024" Held Successfully in Galaxy Arena

Macau's newest and largest indoor arena becoming the hottest spot for international superstars, attracting music buffs from Thailand and across the globe with impressive lineup of performancesMACAU SAR - Media OutReach Newswire - 10 April 2024 - Thai actor and singer Billkin succeeded his first solo concert "BILLKIN TEMPO TOUR 2024" at Galaxy Arena, Macau's newest and largest indoor venue. On the night of the show, the rising superstar treated fans to a captivating performance with over 20 of his hit songs, including "Daily Magic", "Mr.Everything," and "FIRE BOY". With his flawless vocals echoing through the high quality surround sound system at Galaxy Arena, local and international fans were immersed in Billkin's unique musical universe. The concert culminated in a rousing rendition of ......read more

EP Shanghai Sets Sights on Global Expansion at Middle East Energy Dubai 2024

SHANGHAI, CHINA - Media OutReach Newswire - 10 April 2024 - The 32nd Shanghai International Electric Power Equipment and Technology Exhibition (EP Shanghai 2024) and the Shanghai International Energy Storage Technology Application Expo (ES Shanghai 2024) are proud to announce their global expansion strategy by participating as a Media Partner in the prestigious Middle East Energy (MEE 2024) exhibition. This collaboration is a significant step in the event's international promotion efforts, in line with the Chinese government's "Bring In" and "Go Global" strategies. Jointly organized by the China Electricity Council, State Grid Corporation of China, and Adsale Exhibition Services Limited, EP Shanghai is set to take place at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre (Halls N1-N5 & W5) from December 5-7, 2024. ......read more

Survey: Hong Kong Construction Association's ESG Recognition Scheme Shows Wide Adoption of ESG Actions by Frontline Construction Practitioners, Nearly 70% Participation

HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach Newswire - 10 April 2024 - Hong Kong Construction Association (HKCA) launched the "ESG Recognition Scheme" in December 2022 with a funding of HK$10 million, which includes the establishment of an industry-wide ESG database and the provision of rewards for practitioners who establish an ESG work mode through the "ESG BUILD FUN" mobile app. So far, 106 sites have joined the programme, and the mobile app has recorded over 200,000 engagements. A survey conducted by HKCA last month on practitioners participating in the programme found that ESG actions have been widely adopted in the industry, not just by senior executives and management, but also by workers or frontline staff at construction sites who constituted nearly 70% (69.1%) of participants. The survey further revealed that the most ......read more

Kerry eCommerce, Menzies Aviation and Menzies Macau Airport Services Limited Sign MOU on Global Customs Clearance

HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach Newswire - 9 April 2024 - Kerry Logistics Network Limited ('Kerry Logistics Network', 'KLN'; Stock Code 0636.HK), through its subsidiary Kerry eCommerce Limited ('Kerry eCommerce'), has signed a memorandum of understanding ('MOU') on Global Customs Clearance with Menzies Aviation Limited ('Menzies Aviation') and Menzies Macau Airport Services Limited to launch the global customs clearance collaboration project. The tripartite MOU was jointly signed by Frankie Choy, Director of Kerry eCommerce, James Wong, Senior Vice President for Southeast Asia and China at Menzies Aviation, and Raymond Lo, Managing Director of Menzies Macau Airport Services Limited. The signing of the MOU marks the official launch of the global customs clearance collaboration project, which aims to strengthen Macau Airport's e-commerce ......read more

Alibaba Cloud Introduces New Pricing Strategy and Service Availability for International Customers

Global cloud leader supports long-term AI growth with price reductions of up to 59% on core public cloud products New services and product features are now available to boost generative AI development HANGZHOU, CHINA - Media OutReach Newswire - 8 April 2024 – Alibaba Cloud, the digital technology and intelligence backbone of Alibaba Group, today announced its new pricing strategy for the international customers with prices reductions of up to 59% on core public cloud products using the company's international data centers out of Chinese mainland. This is aligned with the global cloud leader's latest AI first strategy aiming to make core computing resources more accessible for customers of all size, and empowering their long-term growth in the AI era. Effective immediately, the new pricing strategy covers ......read more

Toyota Motor Asia Pacific (TMAP) and Toyota Daihatsu Engineering and Manufacturing (TDEM) both announce company name change to "Toyota Motor Asia" as a further step to integrate solutions and deliver Mobility for All

SINGAPORE - Media OutReach Newswire - 8 April 2024 - Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) announced their intention to change TMC and Daihatsu Motor Corporation (DMC) roles and responsibilities for small car business in emerging markets. Along with this change, TMC also announced the direction to rename both TMAP (based in Singapore) and TDEM (based in Thailand), the two regional head offices of TMC in Asia, into "Toyota Motor Asia" (exact dates of legal name change will be confirmed soon). While the legal entities will remain independent, the name change symbolizes the objective of delivering integrated technical and commercial solutions to customers in Asia, under the vision of delivering "Mobility for All". Toyota Motor Asia is more than a name; it is a promise to deliver innovative and practical products and ......read more

MoneyHero Group Provides Guidance for Over $100 Million in Annual Revenue and Profitability in 2024; Elevates Shravan Thakur to Chief Commercial Officer to Support Growth and Expand Leadership Team

Former Group Head of Commercial and distinguished global executive (American Express, PricewaterhouseCoopers, etc.) to oversee and optimize all commercial aspects of MoneyHero's operations across Greater Southeast Asia Unaudited fiscal year 2023 enterprise-wide revenue growth of more than 20% year-over-year and Q4 2023 revenue growth of more than 60% year-over-yearHONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach Newswire - 8 April 2024 - MoneyHero Limited (NASDAQ: MNY) ("MoneyHero" or the "Company"), a market-leading personal finance and digital insurance aggregation and comparison platform in Greater Southeast Asia, today announced the promotion of distinguished global executive, Shravan Thakur, to Chief Commercial Officer ("CCO"), effective March 20, 2024. Prior to this appointment, Mr. Thakur had previously served as ......read more

The Pearl Lam Podcast marks new milestone celebrating people who are disrupting the mainstream

HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach Newswire - 8 April 2024 - The Pearl Lam Podcast has marked reaching its six-month anniversary since launching as a platform to spotlight established and emerging voices who have shown an unwavering determination to follow their own convictions – no matter what.

Gallerist and podcast host Pearl Lam. Photograph by William Louey.
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Samsung Launches the New WindFree™ Multi-Split Air Conditioners: Comfortably Cool with Great Energy Savings

The latest additions to Samsung's Bespoke AI appliances supported by AI innovation delivers smarter experiences to elevate homeowners' lifestylesSINGAPORE - Media OutReach Newswire - 8 April 2024 - Samsung Electronics Singapore today announced the launch of its latest WindFree™ Air Conditioner series, expanding Samsung's range of home appliances for smarter homes, designed to elevate homeowners' lifestyles with its Comfort Cooling, Energy-Saving, and Connected Living features.

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