FinCEN Files survey named Pulitzer Prize finalist

The FinCEN Files survey was recognized as a finalist for the 2021 Pulitzer Prize for International Reporting, bringing more praise to the groundbreaking project from the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists, BuzzFeed News and over 100 other media partners across the world. Columbia University Pulitzer Council recognized the FinCEN Files …

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WIMI Hologram Cloud Expands Semiconductor Business In An Orderly Way, As Europe, Japan And South Korea Have Seized Semiconductor Market One After Another

HONG KONG, Jun 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – MobiusTrend, the fintech market research organization, recently released a research report “WIMI Hologram Cloud Expands Semiconductor Business in an Orderly Way, While Europe, Japan and South Korea have entered the semiconductor market one after another “. China’s emerging semiconductor industry is accelerating …

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Why China needs Australian iron ore for years to come

China is looking to buy iron ore outside of Australia. But how is it really going to play out? (Source: Getty) Former Treasurer Wayne Swan and Antipodes Partners Portfolio Manager Sunny Bangia will discuss China’s growth and investment opportunities at , 10:00 am AEST. Submit your questions . A “winter …

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G7 finds new goal as G20 takes a step back

From June 11 to 13, G7 leaders meet in Cornwall, UK. The rally highlights the renewed vigor and influence of the G7, with a British Presidency engaged in action, the first public international outing of multilateralist President Joe Biden and growing concerns from the United States and Europe over the …

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4 climate hurdles Biden faces at the G-7

There should be “no exemptions” or “wished” to the extent of the ban, said Han Chen, director of the international energy policy program at the Natural Resources Defense Council. “Some [Japanese] departments interpret it as saying you can have factories with lower emissions. “ Whether Germany can commit to a …

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Global Ceramic Sanitary Ware Market (2020 to 2026)

Dublin, June 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – The “Ceramic Sanitary Ware Market Research Report by Technology, Application, Region – Global Forecast to 2026 – Cumulative Impact of COVID-19” report was added to ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. The global ceramic sanitary ware market size was estimated at USD 45.27 billion in 2020 and …

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P4G Seoul summit unites world leaders for inclusive green recovery and serves as springboard for next climate COP

Seoul P4G summit ends May 31st, proclaiming inclusive global green growth in the Seoul Declaration Summit calls for global cooperation in responding to climate change; developed countries announce their support for carbon neutrality; developing countries to accelerate green growth The summit strengthens innovative private-public cooperation in five major areas, contributes …

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Meet Grace, the health robot created by COVID-19

By Joyce Zhou HONG KONG, June 9 (Reuters) – The Hong Kong team behind the famous humanoid robot Sophia is launching a new prototype, Grace, aimed at the healthcare market and designed to interact with the elderly and those isolated by the COVID pandemic -19. Dressed in a blue nurse’s …

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Firm backs 2.25 billion baht for employment plan

Firm backs 2.25 billion baht for employment plan First group of new graduates to benefit The cabinet on Tuesday approved the allocation of 2.25 billion baht from a central budget earmarked for emergency purposes in fiscal year 2021 to hire 10,000 new college graduates for a year, with the aim …

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Wireless Connectivity Market Research Report by Connectivity Technology, Type, Application, Region – Global Forecast to 2026

Wireless Connectivity Market research report by Connectivity Technology (Bluetooth Classic, Bluetooth Smart and Bluetooth Smart Ready), by Type (Cellular M2M, Low Power WAN and Satellite), by Application, by Region (Americas, Asia-Pacific, and Europe, Middle East and Africa) – Global forecasts to 2026 – Cumulative impact of COVID-19 New York, June …

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Splash Beverage Group (SBEV) secures the distribution of all its brands in China, the world’s largest market for alcoholic beverages

Copa Di Vino wines and Pupoloco sangria to serve China’s $ 55 billion wine market Fort Lauderdale, Florida – (Newsfile Corp. – June 7, 2021) – Splash Drinks Group, Inc. (OTCQB: SBEV) (“Splash” or the “Company”), a holding company comprising a portfolio of leading beverage brands, today announced the signing …

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Some Korean giants could be affected by G7 tax deal

확대 South Korean conglomerates that operate subsidiaries in foreign countries with a corporate tax rate below 15% face additional tax burdens, following historic G7 agreement on a global minimum tax rate companies by 15%. The G7 group of advanced economies agreed to set an overall minimum corporate tax rate of …

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FirstFT: Today’s best stories | Financial Time

Hello. This article is an on-site version of our FirstFT Asia newsletter. register here to receive the newsletter directly in your inbox every weekday morning The G7 tax deal struck by the world’s leading advanced economies this weekend is the first substantial evidence of relaunched international cooperation since President Joe …

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The G7 tax deal is a game-changing opportunity

For four decades, global corporate tax rates fell in an international “race to the bottom”, allowing large multinationals to reduce their burden by channeling their profits to low-tax jurisdictions. This weekend’s deal between G7 finance ministers offers a revolutionary opportunity to reverse that process – and ensure that businesses are …

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Konex, the start-up market, is slowly fading away

The Korea New Exchange (Konex) is struggling in terms of volume, initial public offerings and upgrading listed companies to higher tier exchanges. Konex was first introduced in July 2013 as a market for small businesses not yet large enough for proper listing on the Korea Stock Exchange. According to the …

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China tech crackdown cools Hong Kong IPO market

(Bloomberg) – New listings in Hong Kong have fallen to their lowest level since the aftermath of the global financial crisis, as weakening markets and China’s crackdown on its biggest tech companies dampen sentiment. So far, just seven companies have gone public in the second quarter – on track at …

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G-7 targets environmental crimes for greater disclosure

(Bloomberg) – The Group of Seven Nations have targeted environmental crimes in an attempt to push companies to disclose their impact on the climate. Finance ministers at the G-7 meeting in London agreed for the first time to integrate climate change considerations into their decision-making. They also expanded the work …

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Ethereum’s Latest Price: Vechain Cryptocurrency Sees Prices Rise Nearly 2,000% | City & Business | Finance

The ruling Chinese Communist Party is notoriously suspicious of technologies and organizations beyond its control, hence its recent crackdown on bitcoin and other major cryptocurrencies. However, one cryptocurrency project that enjoys Beijing backing is Vechain (VET), a nationally developed decentralized financial operation that is similar to the Ethereum blockchain network. …

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China launches copyright protection blockchain

The China Copyright Society (CSC), a government-linked public institution under the National Copyright Administration of China, launched the Chinese Copyright Channel on Tuesday. The new blockchain can document proof of digital assets, monitor counterfeiting activity, collect online evidence, issue notices to remove pirated products, and help courts resolve copyright disputes …

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CFOs on the move: week ending June 4

Aradhana Sarin Aradhana Sarin will become CFO at AstraZeneca when its takeover of Alexion Pharmaceuticals is finalized later this year. Dr Sarin is currently Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Alexion. She joined Alexion in November 2017 and was Chief Business and Strategy Officer before becoming CFO. Prior …

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Soaring food prices seem to be the recipe for trouble

A farmer harvests corn in Woodburn, Indiana, USA, October 16, 2020. REUTERS / Bing Guan Emerging markets struggling to procure Covid-19 vaccines could have another kick in the guts: food inflation. The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) said Thursday read more that its world food price …

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Chinafy now available on Microsoft Azure Marketplace

HONG KONG, June 3, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Azure, Microsoft’s public cloud platform division officially listed Chinafy as an ISV on the Microsoft Azure Marketplace today. Chinafy is a SaaS platform that optimizes offshore websites to achieve faster onshore web performance in China. This partnership will allow Azure customers …

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Avivagen Inc.Announces Results for the Second Quarter Ended April 30, 2021

OTTAWA, Ontario – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Avivagen Inc. (TSXV: VIV, OTCQB: VIVXF) (“Avivagen”), a life sciences company focused on the development and commercialization of livestock, companion animal and human products that improve safe food intake and support immune function, supporting general health and performance, announced its unaudited financial results for …

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SK Inc. C&C, Co. Ltd. and BriteLab, Inc. Sign Partnership Agreement to Collaborate on Joint Development of Global High-Tech Manufacturing Company in United States

Seoul, South Korea and SAN JOSE, California, June 2, 2021 / PRNewswire / – SK Inc. C&C, a subsidiary of the SK Group in South Korea, and BriteLab in Silicon Valley today announced the signing of a partnership agreement to collaborate in the joint development of the global manufacturing business …

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The UV LED market was valued at USD 348.9 million in 2020 and is expected to reach USD 1,044.709 million by 2026, registering a CAGR of 20.1% during the forecast period (2021-2026

). UV LEDs do not contain toxic mercury and are often found in CCFL technology. They are much smaller and more durable than CCFLs and are more resistant to vibration and shock, resulting in less product breakage and reduced waste and maintenance costs. New York, June 1, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) …

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The Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging Station Infrastructure Market in North America, China, Japan and Germany is expected to experience notable growth over 2021-2029 owing to increased sales of electric vehicles in those countries

Leviton Manufacturing Co., Inc., SemaConnect Inc., Schneider Electric, Siemens, Tesla, Inc., Shell International BV, Blink Charging Co., Webasto Charging Systems, Inc., ChargePoint, Inc., ABB Ltd. and other key market players. New York, June 1, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Environmental pollution can be triggered by a variety of sources, such as …

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A ‘spaceport’ to be built in a small town in northern Japan

TAIKI, Hokkaido – The municipal government in this small town in northern Japan is aiming high and plans to complete a “Hokkaido Spaceport” rocket launch facility by fiscal 2025. The complex is the centerpiece of this community of 5,400 attempts to transform itself into a “space city”. Taiki’s local government …

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Broad loan support

The government is ready to take on more debt in its fight against the Covid-19 pandemic, by issuing an executive decree authorizing the finance ministry to borrow an additional 500 billion baht until September of next year to protect health public and revitalize the economy. While new funds are generally …

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South Korea to impose 20% income tax on crypto transactions

TipRanks Billionaire George Soros chooses these 3 “Strong Buy” actions Some investors achieve legendary status, far surpassing their peers through a combination of luck and success. No one is perhaps more representative of it than George Soros, the Holocaust survivor who after the war earned a doctorate from the London …

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Microsoft reveals cyberattack, Nike splits from Neymar, Japan extends state of emergency

Benzinga Microsoft blames SolarWinds hackers for latest USAID cyberattack Microsoft Corp (NASDAQ: MSFT) has accused Russian hackers SolarWinds Corp (NYSE: SWI), Nobelium, of compromising the United States Agency for International Development’s (USAID) Constant Contact mass messaging system violate the accounts of more than 150 global government agencies, human rights groups …

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Happiest countries in Asia 2021

Some of these countries have handled the pandemic well, others not. It made almost no difference in the way people rated their satisfaction with life. INTRODUCTION The 2021 edition of the World Happiness Report specifically explored how some Asian countries such as China and South Korea have managed to withstand …

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Global trade finance market anticipating strong momentum at a

Dallas, May 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Trade finance plays a crucial role in bridging gaps in trade cycle finance processes between importing and exporting parties to ensure risk management in business transactions. According to Orbis Research’s latest business intelligence report, the trade finance market is likely to start off …

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Thailand reports daily record of 41 new COVID-19 deaths

Bloomberg Hong Kong’s old-school tycoons lose to Chinese bosses (Bloomberg) – The prediction was vintage Jack Ma, as provocative as it is prescient. “It’s the internet age,” proclaimed the Chinese billionaire in October 2013, just weeks after his intention to go public with Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. in Hong Kong …

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