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Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Engineering Partners in New Concession of Dubai Metro and Dubai Tram in Joint Venture with Keolis and Mitsubishi Corp.

TOKYO, Sep 22, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via – Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Engineering, Ltd. (MHIENG, the Company), a Group company of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) based in Yokohama, Japan, has successfully begun operations of Dubai Metro, a fully automated driverless rail system1), as well as the Dubai Tram network in Dubai, United Arab […]

Mandalika Circuit to have Multiplier Effect on Lombok Tourism

LOMBOK, INDONESIA, Sep 22, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via – The Mandalika International Circuit will have a multiplier effect on the development of the Mandalika Special Economic Zone (SEZ) and the welfare of residents in Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara province and surrounding areas, a House of Representatives member said. The circuit is being prepared […]

Xi pays tribute to international friends of China

Xi pays tribute to international friends of China

BEIJING – General Secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and Chinese President Xi Jinping has recently paid high tribute to international friends who made invaluable contribution to China's revolution, construction and reform. Xi offered his tribute in a reply letter sent on Tuesday to the families of some international friends, including […]

Hundreds of Educators, Policymakers & Technology Leaders Assemble to Discuss the Future of Education in Thailand

Thailand, Sep 10, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via – On 14-15 September 2021, EDUtech Thailand will bring together the entire Thai education ecosystem to discuss new strategies, pedagogies and innovations to help inspire the next generation. Over the two days, over 100 expert speakers from K-12 Schools and higher education Institutions across Thailand will […]

China organizes international peacekeeping drill

The 16th Chinese peacekeeping force to Lebanon were awarded the United Nations Peace Medal of Honor on April 6, 2018. (PHOTO / XINHUA) ZHENGZHOU – "Shared Destiny-2021," an international peacekeeping drill, kicked off Monday in central China's Henan Province. It is the first time the Chinese military has organized such a multi-national live drill on peacekeeping, with […]

Top Eastern Airports executives fired over COVID-19 resurgence

This photo captures people walking towards Terminal 1 of Nanjing Lukou International Airport in Nanjing, east China's Jiangsu province, on July 29, 2020. (JI CHUNPENG / XINHUA) NANJING – Two top executives of Eastern Airports that oversee the Nanjing Lukou International Airport have been fired, according to the provincial government of Jiangsu. ALSO READ: 6 Nanjing […]

Xi mourns passing of former IOC chief Jacques Rogge

In this Sept 4, 2013 photo, then International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Jacques Rogge speaks at a news conference in Buenos Aires, Argentina. (MARTIN ZABALA / XINHUA) President Xi Jinping sent a message of condolence to International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach on Monday over the passing of former IOC president Jacques Rogge, and also […]

Indonesia’s Mandalika Circuit: Racing to end the 26-year wait

Lombok Island, Indonesia, Aug 23, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via – The Indonesia Tourism Development Corporation (ITDC) has completed the paving of the main track of the Special Road Area (JKK) of the 4.31-kilometer Mandalika Circuit in Central Lombok District, West Nusa Tenggara (NTB) Province. The completion of the work was marked by a […]

CITIC Telecom CPC Honored in Frost & Sullivan 2021 Best Practices Award

HONG KONG, Aug 20, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via – CITIC Telecom International CPC Limited (“CITIC Telecom CPC”), a wholly owned subsidiary of CITIC Telecom International Holdings Limited (SEHK: 1883), is honored to announce the winning of the Frost & Sullivan “2021 Best Practices Award” – “Digital Innovation Award in Greater China”. It acknowledges […]

Yincheng International Holding Announces 2021 Interim Results

HONG KONG, Aug 20, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via – An established property developer in the PRC focusing on developing quality residential properties in the Yangtze River Delta Megalopolis for customers of all ages, Yincheng International Holding Co., Ltd. (“Yincheng International Holding” or the “Company”, together with its subsidiaries, the “Group”, Stock code: 1902) […]

Xi: China will provide 2 billion vaccine doses globally in 2021

A medical worker prepares to administer a dose of COVID-19 vaccine at a temporary vaccination site in Haidian district of Beijing, capital of China, May 20, 2021. (PHOTO/XINHUA) BEIJING – China will provide 2 billion COVID-19 vaccine doses to the world throughout this year and offer US$100 million to COVAX, Chinese President Xi Jinping said […]

Chinese foreign minister to host global virus vaccine meeting

This undated file photo shows Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi. (PHOTO / XINHUA) BEIJING – Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi will host the first meeting of an international forum on COVID-19 vaccine cooperation on Aug 5, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Zhao Lijian announced Thursday. ALSO READ: Booster shot of Sinovac […]

JWD to acquire 20% stake in ESCO, sealing partnership with PSA

– Becoming a major international shipping port operator, extending Multimodal Transportation– Partnering with fellow ESCO shareholder PSA Singapore, world’s largest terminal operator BANGKOK, July 27, 2021 – (ACN Newswire) – JWD InfoLogistics PLC (JWD), specialized in ASEAN logistics and supply chain solutions, announces a major investment, when on July 23 it agreed to acquire a 20% stake in ESCO, […]