Fintech Trends in Hong Kong

China-Laos Railway demonstrates strong passenger, freight growth

Passengers take the train from Boten to the Laotian capital of Vientiane, a part of the China-Laos Railway, on April 13. (LI HUAN / CHINA NEWS SERVICE) The China-Laos Railway has seen significant passenger and freight transportation growth since opening in December, demonstrating the cross-border rail corridor's strong transportation capacity in boosting international logistics, the […]

The Executive Talk by ShareInvestor: Thonburi Healthcare Group PCL (SET: THG)

BANGKOK, May 2, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – Thonburi Healthcare Group PCL (SET: THG) Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Tanatip Suppradit (M.D.) discusses the business performance during the Covid-19 pandemic, and the economic outlook in 2022. 1. What opportunities did you see from the Covid-19 crisis? And how has the Thonburi Healthcare Group managed […]

TECHNATION Career Ready Program Receives Additional $60 Million in Funding from Government of Canada

Funding will expand Tech Talent acceleration efforts for Canadian businesses and students Mississauga ON,, April 27, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via — TECHNATION, Canada’s leading national tech industry association, today announced it has received $60 million of additional support for its national Career Ready Program, funded by the Government of Canada’s Student Work Placement Program […]

Young Chinese pick up podcasts

Podcasters Xie Ruohan (left) and Meng Chang record an episode of their show The Weirdo in Beijing in May. (JADE GAO / AFP) HANGZHOU-Wearing a backpack and earphones, Zhang Zhaoyu set off from his office during rush hour, accompanied by his favorite podcast. Podcasts have become a life companion for the 27-year-old white-collar worker in […]

HKTDC MarketingPulse and eTailingPulse draw more than 25,000 viewers

HONG KONG, Mar 18, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – MarketingPulse and eTailingPulse, Asia’s premier marketing and e-tailing events organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), concluded successfully yesterday. Held under the theme “Together, We Create”, the two-day virtual forum brought together more than 60 marketing executives, brand representatives, advertising elites and […]

Digital world narrows urban-rural gap

The arrival of new technologies has spurred business opportunities in counties nationwide. Yang Wanli reports. Liu Yingfeng, mother of two daughters, who operates a farm in Yichun, Jiangxi province. (PHOTO PROVIDED TO CHINA DAILY) New trends have emerged in China's counties as a result of the surge in digitalization, according to a recent survey. It […]

Chinese envoy calls for more economic assistance to Afghanistan

Zhang Jun (front row, center), China's permanent representative to the United Nations, delivers a speech at a meeting of the UN Security Council on the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty at the UN headquarters in New York, Sept 27, 2021. (PHOTO / XINHUA) UNITED NATIONS – China's permanent representative to the United Nations on Wednesday calls for […]

Shenzhen unveils list admitting qualified overseas professionals

This aerial photo taken on March 19, 2019 shows the central business district of Shenzhen, South China's Guangdong province. (PHOTO / XINHUA) Shenzhen recently released its first list of qualified professionals in 20 industries who will be allowed to practice in the city without taking exams.  Professionals certified outside the mainland, including tax advisers, architects, […]