Hitachi Announces Decision on Year-end Dividend

TOKYO, May 12, 2023 – (JCN Newswire via – Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501) today announced that the Board of Directors decided the year-end dividend for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2023, as shown below in view of earnings performance and other factors. Cautionary StatementCertain statements found in this document may constitute “forward-looking statements” as […]

Hobbit houses spring up in Bosnia hills

Milijana Milicevic stands in front of the hobbit house named "Lipa", in the Bosnian Hobbiton village, Rakova Noga, Bosnia and Herzegovina, May 9, 2023. (PHOTO / REUTERS) KRESEVO — Four sisters are building the first Hobbit-style village in southeast Europe in the green hills of central Bosnia, hoping to attract fans of "The Lord of […]

Humanitarian Heidi Kuhn wins 2023 World Food Prize

This file photo taken on Jan 6, 2020 shows Heidi Kuhn, founder of NGO group Roots of Peace, presenting a book about farmers who became landmine victims in Quang Tri province, Vietnam. (PHOTO / AFP) WASHINGTON – Heidi Kuhn, founder of California-based non-profit organization Roots of Peace, has been named the 2023 World Food Prize […]

NTT DOCOMO Announces New Management Team

TOKYO, May 12, 2023 – (JCN Newswire via – NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today that its board of directors has met and proposed the changes in executive positions for official approval at the shareholders meeting and the board of directors meeting, all scheduled to be held on June 19, 2023. For the full report, […]

Fosun’s Strategy of “Streamlining the Organization” Begins to Bear Fruit and Offshore Syndicated Loan are Launched

HONG KONG, May 12, 2023 – (ACN Newswire via – According to people familiar with the matter, Fosun International’s offshore multi-currency syndicated loan was officially launched in early May, and it has obtained a loan of more than US$450 million in equivalent so far. The offshore syndicated loan was jointly initiated by seven banks […]

Synergy House Launches IPO Prospectus

SHAH ALAM, Malaysia, May 12, 2023 – (ACN Newswire via – Synergy House Berhad, a cross-border e-commerce seller and furniture exporter of ready-to-assemble (RTA) home furniture, launched the prospectus for its initial public offering (IPO) today in conjunction with its upcoming listing on the ACE Market of Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad. Mr. Alvin Ooi […]

22nd Edition of Manufacturing IT Summit, Mumbai

Physical Conference on 23rd June 2023 MUMBAI, India, May 12, 2023 – (ACN Newswire via – The Manufacturing IT Summit is India’s leading Manufacturing conference, bringing together the most influential IT leaders from the Manufacturing industry to discuss today’s most pressing technological challenges to foster deeper collaboration and generate new ideas. The 22nd Edition […]

19th Edition of Digital Transformation Summit: Philippines

Physical Conference on 16th June 2023 Digital Transformation Summit: Philippines Set to Drive the Technology Revolution in Manila MANILA, Philippines, May 12, 2023 – (ACN Newswire via – The Digital Transformation Summit: Philippines, the 19th Edition of its kind, is poised to become the premier platform for forging strategic partnerships, addressing critical business challenges, […]

Biden, McCarthy debt ceiling meeting postponed

Speaker of the House Kevin McCarthy (left) and US President Joe Biden wait for a meeting about the United States's debt ceiling in the Oval Office of the White House May 9, 2023, in Washington, DC. (PHOTO / AFP) WASHINGTON – A debt limit meeting between US President Joe Biden and top lawmakers that had […]