China plans 60-plus space launches in 2023

Visitors view replica space launch rockets including the first generation rockets for manned launch produced by China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation or CASC which handles China's space program during the 13th China International Aviation and Aerospace Exhibition on Sept 29, 2021, in Zhuhai in southern China's Guangdong province. (NG HAN GUAN / AP) BEIJING […]

Elcogen AS: MOU with Korea Shipbuilding and Offshore Engineering and Fraunhofer Institute for Ceramic Technologies and Systems

TALLINN, EE, Jan 9, 2023 – (ACN Newswire via – Elcogen, the European manufacturer of clean energy technology that delivers affordable green hydrogen and emission-free electricity, is pleased to announce the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (“MOU”) with Korea Shipbuilding and Offshore Engineering (“KSOE”), a member of Hyundai Heavy Industries Group (“HHI Group”), […]

Chinese premier congratulates new Lao PM

Sonexay Siphandone, the new prime minister of Laos, addresses a National Assembly meeting in Vientiane, Laos, Dec 30, 2022. (KETHSANA SALIANKHAM / XINHUA) BEIJING – Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has sent a message to Sonexay Siphandone to congratulate him on assuming the post of Laos' prime minister. In the message on Tuesday, Li said that […]

BRI keeps nations on the move

From speedier rail and roads to ports, infrastructure boost felt across continents With a front-row seat for guests, a rail worker explains the workings of the Lagos light rail system during a test ride on Dec 21. The Nigerian city has completed the first phase of the key transport project. (PHOTO / XINHUA) With a […]

China embraces fresh approach

Workers install decorative lights for a key movie and television production base being built in Chongqing after construction resumed, December, 2022. (PHOTO / XINHUA) More than 12,500 sightseers swarmed to Juzizhou Island, Hunan province, on a recent weekend: five times the number just a month ago. Rural fairs made a comeback in Gansu province after […]

Xi meets Putin via video link

President Xi Jinping meets Russian President Vladimir Putin via video link in Beijing on Dec 30, 2022. (PHOTO / XINHUA) BEIJING — China and Russia should strengthen strategic coordination to bring more benefits to the two peoples and inject more stability into the world, Chinese President Xi Jinping said in a meeting with Russian President […]

Society Pass (Nasdaq: SOPA)/Thoughtful Media Group Acquires More Media, Indonesia-based Digital Design and Branding Agency

SINGAPORE, Dec 28, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – Thoughtful Media Group Inc (“Thoughtful Media” or “TMG”), the Thailand-based social commerce-focused, premium digital advertising network of Society Pass Incorporated (“SoPa”) (Nasdaq: SOPA), Southeast Asia’s (SEA) next generation, data-driven, loyalty, fintech and e-commerce ecosystem, today announces the acquisition of More Media, a leading Indonesia-based creative […]

China’s westernmost airport lends Pamir residents wings

Performers dance during the Dragon Boat Festival at an intangible cultural heritage exhibition park in Taxkorgan Tajik Autonomous County, northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, June 25, 2020. (HU HUHU / XINHUA) URUMQI, Dec. 23 (Xinhua) — On Friday morning, a passenger aircraft dipped over the snow-capped Kunlun Mountains and landed smoothly at the Taxkorgan […]

Astellas, Eisai, Daiichi Sankyo and Takeda Agree to Collaborate to Reduce Environmental Burden in the Field of Pharmaceutical Packaging

TOKYO, Dec 22, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via – Astellas Pharma Inc. (TSE: 4503), Eisai Co., Ltd. (TSE: 4523), Daiichi Sankyo Company, Limited (TSE: 4568) and Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited. (TSE: 4502/ NYSE:TAK) today announced that the four companies have agreed the collaboration to reduce environmental burden in the field of pharmaceutical packaging. Based […]