Asia’s fashion showcase CENTRESTAGE opens today

HONG KONG, Sep 9, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – CENTRESTAGE, Asia’s premier fashion event organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) and sponsored by Create Hong Kong* of the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR), opened today at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. A number of […]

EC Healthcare Chairman Mr. Eddy Tang Further Increases Shareholding, Exhibiting Unwavering Assurance in the Future Development of the Group

HONG KONG, Sep 9, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – EC Healthcare (the “Company”, which together with its subsidiaries is referred to as the “Group”, SEHK stock code: 2138), the largest non-hospital medical group in Hong Kong*, is pleased to announce that on 7 September 2022, the Group’s Chairman, Executive Director and Chief Executive […]

Zelensky, Blinken meet on US assistance for Ukraine

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken (right) poses with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky during their meeting in Kyiv, Ukraine, Sept 8, 2022. (GENYA SAVILOV / POOL PHOTO VIA AP) KYIV – Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Thursday met with visiting US Secretary of State Antony Blinken to discuss US assistance for Ukraine, the presidential press […]

Charles III, Britain’s conflicted new monarch

Britain's Prince Charles and Camilla the Duchess of Cornwall, in the background, leave after attending the annual Commonwealth Day service at Westminster Abbey in London, March 9, 2020. (KRISTY WIGGLESWORTH/AP) LONDON – With the death of his mother Queen Elizabeth on Thursday, Prince Charles has finally become king of the United Kingdom and 14 other […]

Russia expels Romanian diplomat in tit-for-tat move

Russia said on Thursday it was ordering a Romanian diplomat to leave the country in response to the expulsion of one of its diplomats from Bucharest. ALSO READ: Russia: Diplomat expulsion would mean US embassy closure Romania, like other European Union member states, was designated an "unfriendly country" by Moscow after it imposed sanctions in retaliation […]

Queen Elizabeth II dies at 96, ending an era for Britain

In this file photo taken on Feb 29, 2012, Britain's Queen Elizabeth II opens the newly re-furbished Somerset House East Wing, King's College, London. Queen Elizabeth II, the longest-serving monarch in British history, has died aged 96, Buckingham Palace said on Thursday. (EDDIE  MULHOLLAND / POOL / AFP) BALMORAL, Scotland – Queen Elizabeth II, Britain's […]

Dammam Valley and Arcensus GmbH to establish Saudi-German Genomic Center in Riyadh

DAMMAM, SAUDI ARABIA, Sep 8, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – Dammam Valley, in partnership with other investment partners, and Arcensus GmbH announce the establishment of a high-throughput Saudi-German Genomic Center in Riyadh. The Saudi-German Genomic Center will begin operations immediately, providing comprehensive genomic diagnostic services for the GCC region based on exclusive next-generation […]