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Mankind should share sorrows when facing COVID-19

2020-02-19 00:13 173

BEIJING, Feb. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- A news report by China.org.cn on some Western media's virus-related xenophobic comments againstChina:   The 2019 novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is currently under the spotlight around the world, with cases having been confirmed in ove...

Hailiang Education Releases 2020 Chinese New Year Chairman Letter

2020-02-18 22:00 396

HANGZHOU, China, Feb. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Hailiang Education Group Inc. (Nasdaq: HLG) ("Hailiang Education", the "Company" or "we"), an education and management service provider of primary, middle, and high schools inChina, today released a letter to shareholders from the chairman of the Com...

Hong Kong's strong fiscal reserves can support measures to help citizens and businesses ride out the storm, KPMG proposes

2020-02-18 21:40 258

HONG KONG, Feb. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- KPMG forecasts the Hong Kong SAR government will record a consolidated budget deficit ofHKD47.7 billion for the fiscal year 2019/20, first deficit in 15 years. The decrease is mainly driven by additional relief measures and increased recurring expenditure,...

Sunon Charity Foundation Donates over $1.43 million to Fight the Novel Coronavirus

2020-02-18 21:32 260

SHANGHAI, Feb. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- As the novel coronavirus outbreak in Wuhan spreads, Sunon Charity Foundation acted quickly and in unity to fight against this disease. OnJanuary 28, Sunon provided an initial $1.43million to relief and containment efforts. Leveraging its global network and ...

Acorn International Announces Suspension of Current Roche Take Private Proposal; Buyer Group Cites Uncertainty Regarding COVID-19

2020-02-18 19:30 468

SHANGHAI, Feb. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Acorn International, Inc. (NYSE: ATV) ("Acorn" or the "Company"), today announced that onFebruary 14, 2020, Mr. Robert W. Roche delivered a letter (the "February 2020 Letter") to the special committee of the board of directors of the Company (the "Special C...

Southern Asset Management Xiao Jiaqian expresses confidence in the outlook for China's education industry

2020-02-18 15:24 277

SHENZHEN, China, Feb. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The coronavirus outbreak in China has led to the country's primary and secondary school students completing the unusual first lesson of the new school year online as internet + education has become the preferred choice of learning during these challe...

Seegene launches KFDA Approved COVID-19 Assay

2020-02-18 08:00 387

SEOUL, South Korea, Feb. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Korea Centers for Disease Control & Prevention notified Seegene Inc. (096530.KQ) that Korea Ministry of Food and Drug Safety (MFDS; Former KFDA) approved its novel coronavirus (COIVD-19) Real-time PCR assay for the Emergency Use, following the rec...

Ascletis' IND Filing for Its Non-alcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH) Drug Accepted by NMPA

2020-02-18 08:00 413

HANGZHOU, China and SHAOXING, China, Feb. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Ascletis Pharma Inc. (HKEX code: 1672) announces today the application for in-house developed Category 1 Drug ASC41 for clinical trials of NASH indication has been accepted byChina's National Medical Products Administration (NMPA)...

Saudi Arabia Sends Support for China to Fight the New Coronavirus

2020-02-18 00:34 453

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, Feb. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has pledged its full support to combatting Coronavirus (COVID-19) with six joint contracts to provide medical assistance inChina. The King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Centre (KSrelief) has been tasked with prov...

FHA-Food & Beverage and ProWine Asia (Singapore) 2020 postponed to later dates

2020-02-17 18:23 447

SINGAPORE, Feb. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Informa Markets is postponing the inauguralFHA-Food & Beverage event to a later date due to global travel concerns and the spill-over effects on the F&B industry in light of the latest developments regarding the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation. The ...

XCMG Supports the Construction of Multiple Hospital Amid Novel Coronavirus (Covid-2019) Outbreak

2020-02-17 18:11 1514

XUZHOU, China, Feb. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to the recent novel coronavirus outbreak, over 329 XCMG (SZ:000425) products including cranes, excavators, road rollers, loaders and concrete machines have been dispatched to facilitate the construction of multiple hospitals and emergency w...

Ping An Good Doctor Issues 2019 Sustainable Development Report Platform Visits Hit 1.11 Billion During Epidemic

2020-02-17 17:49 1528

SHANGHAI, Feb. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Recently, Ping An Healthcare and Technology Company Limited ("Ping An Good Doctor"; stock code:01833.HK), the world's leading healthcare ecosystem platform, released its 2019 Environmental, Social and Governance Report (also known as the "Sustainable Deve...

HKBN Brings Smartphones with Mobile Data to Residential Care Homes

2020-02-17 14:17 1540

HONG KONG, Feb. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- In light of the ongoing coronavirus threat, many residential care homes have suspended in-person visitation as a precaution against possible infection among residents. This has made it difficult for the elderly and persons with disabilities to see their fa...

RHB Offers Financial Relief to Support Customers Affected by COVID-19

2020-02-17 10:48 500

SINGAPORE, Feb. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- RHB Singapore extends financial relief in terms of a moratorium to support its retail and business customers affected by the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Through this financial relief measure, affected customers are offered a moratorium o...

Accelerated Strategies Group Launches Research Study Into Coronavirus' Impact On IT Industry With 'Health Emergency IT Preparedness' Survey

2020-02-17 10:41 407

BOCA RATON, Florida and BOULDER, Colorado, Feb. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --  Accelerated Strategies Group, the analyst company whose mission is to democratize access to industry expert knowledge, MediaOps'IT as Code community platform,DevOps Institute and JumpCloud, have launched a research study and...

MediaOps Offers Conference Disaster Plans Amid Growing Coronavirus Concerns

2020-02-17 10:01 391

BOCA RATON, Florida, Feb. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Amid growing concerns over the spreading coronavirus, MediaOps, the leading global media platform for technical communities, is now offering a Conference Disaster Plan (CDP) aimed at providing conference organizers with a virtual event platform a...

Model indicates current novel coronavirus infections in China declining

2020-02-17 09:16 411

SUZHOU, China, Feb. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- A mathematical model set up by an ad-hoc group of scientists indicates the number of currently infected novel coronavirus cases inChina are on the decline as of February 12.  Currently infected cases are those confirmed to be ill with the virus who hav...

Informa Markets Malaysia Hosts Business Community To Provide Clarity On Coronavirus Situation

2020-02-17 09:05 382

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Feb. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Informa Markets, the leading exhibition organiser inMalaysia, is supporting the government's efforts to share factual and up-to-date information on the COVID-19 situation inMalaysia with the business community

BOSIDENG shines at London Fashion Week: leads global support for China

2020-02-17 03:11 389

LONDON, Feb. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- A first show at London Fashion Week for Chinese down jacket brand BOSIDENG turned into a dramatic statement of support for China. "GO CHINA!" was the message supported by friends of China from all over the world attending the event, prompting huge interest fr...

Model indicates current novel coronavirus infections in China declining

2020-02-15 21:43 642

SUZHOU, China, Feb. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- A mathematical model set up by an ad-hoc group of scientists indicates the number of currently infected novel coronavirus cases inChina are on the decline as of February 12.  Currently infected cases are those confirmed to be ill with the virus who hav...