The much-delayed sea bridge connecting Hong Kong, Zhuhai and Macau is going through a last set of test runs before the bridge opens for service sometime in October.
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As Southeast Asia's economy rises, the lure of fast money is inescapable. That's behind what's happening to Sihanoukville, Cambodia, and this story from IPS Inter Press Service News Agency's Kris Janssen.
Shanghai-based I-Mab Biopharma and German therapeutic antibody company MorphoSys AG have signed an exclusive regional licensing agreement to further develop, commercialize and distribute MOR202 for use in multiple myleloma treatments, in China, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Macao.
JAC Electric Trucks, a new e-vehicle entry serving the logistics industry, was announced during the 2017 China International Automobile Exposition, New Logistics of the FUture.
German elevator manufacturer thyssenkrupp has been selected to supply and install 76 escalators and 26 moving walks at the Port of Zhuhai, the 500,000 square meter area on the iconic Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge (HKZMB) in China.
China-based Jiayuan International Group Limited, a major property developer for both large-scale residential and mixed-use commercial complex projects, is acquiring two prime plots of land in Macau.
A new children's book series entitled "My Home is In China", a traditional Chinese version book series on the nature of life in modern China, was co-published by Guangdong Education Publishing House of Southern Publishing and Media Co. Ltd., Kai Yuen of Macao and Chung Hwa Book Company of Hong Kong.
Multilateral development banks (MDBs) leaders have agreed to deepen their collaboration to encourage private sector investment in vital infrastructure needed to support sustainable and inclusive economic growth throughout the world.
Human development is progressing and has recently made major strides in many areas, but many are still left behind, with systemic and often unmeasured barriers to catching up. A new UN report urges a stronger focus on those excluded and on actions to dismantle these barriers to ensure sustainable human development for all.
Hong Kong's major English-language newspaper company, The South China Morning Post, has joined forces with Sands China Ltd. in a multi-year co-branded publishing agreement. Together they will publish 'Sands STYLE', a quarterly magazine covering the lifestyle for the integrated destination resort Sands Resort Macao.
Royal Dutch Philips has signed an agreement with Kangdexin Composite Material Group (KDX) to provide glasses-free 3D display technology for China, and for further distribution into Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan.
A congress billed as the world’s largest ever to focus on the environment has opened to warnings that our planet is at a “tipping point” but also with expressions of hope that governments, civil society and big business are learning to work together.
The problem of children around the world being exposed to lead -- and the many medical consequences of that -- is still significant even in the 21st century. A study just published by New York University shows the annual economic cost of lead exposure at $977 billion worldwide, with ~$700 billion of that happening just within Asia.
According to a just released market study, the global total value of all airport construction projects is estimated at U.S. $637.8 billion. The biggest single chunk of that is in the Asia-Pacific region, with $224.1 billion or 35.1% of the total.
SWIFT data shows a double digit growth of RMB adoption by financial institutions established in all regions. In February 2016, 1,131 banks were using the RMB for payments with mainland China and Hong Kong, representing 37% of all institutions exchanging payments with mainland China and Hong Kong across all currencies.
A new industry report forecasts future trends for the growing worldwide demand for cardiovascular needles. North Amnerica is expected to continue to lead demand for the products, but all regions are seeing increased demand.
The World Health Organization just issued its latest Zika Virus situation report, including maps showing the spread of the virus worldwide and recommendations for those who are or may become infected.
Persistence Market Research (PMR) has recently announced the publication of a market study on the global seasonings and spices market. On a global basis, Europe and Asia-Pacific dominate this market.
A 6,830-ton North Korean cargo ship was seized by Philippine government officials as it docked into Subic Bay on March 3. The vessel, its cargo and its crew will be held indefinitely as part of new tougher United Nations sanctions recently approved against the North Korean government.
A new study by ABI Research suggests that despite a floating myth speculating that it will only be a matter of time before personal computers meet their demise, the market is still going strong and shows no sign of slowing down in the immediate future.
The FAO Food Price Index was stable in February, as falling sugar and dairy prices offset a substantial jump in vegetable oil prices from the previous month.
A growing number of pollinator species worldwide are being driven toward extinction by diverse pressures, many of them human-made, threatening millions of livelihoods and hundreds of billions of dollars worth of food supplies, according to the first global assessment of pollinators.
Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, and Bridge Alliance (of 35 providers in Asia-Pacific, the Middle East and Africa) are demonstrating a solution for multi-country deployment of IoT devices at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, using Gemalto's LinqUs On-Demand Connectivity (ODC) subscription management solution.
Despite growing interest in safeguarding biodiversity of livestock and poultry, genetic erosion continues.
A petition has been posted on the White House's web site calling for Obama's prosecution for war crimes in The Hague.