S’pore factory output disappoints with 2.2% rise in June as chip production falls

SINGAPORE – Singapore’s manufacturing output increased in June but at a much slower pace with semiconductor production shrinking, according to figures released by the Economic Development Board (EDB) on Tuesday (July 26). Factory output rose by a marginal 2.2 per cent in June on a year-on-year basis, coming in below the 5.4 per cent increase […]

SIA Engineering posts 11.7% fall in Q1 profit

SINGAPORE (THE BUSINESS TIMES) – Mainboard-listed SIA Engineering reported an 11.7 per cent year-on-year fall in first-quarter net profit to $12.8 million. Excluding the benefit of government wage support, profit for the three months to end-June would have fallen to $4.2 million. In a business update on Monday (July 25), the aircraft maintenance company reported […]

Global natural gas crunch to severely hit production of fertilisers needed by farmers

SINGAPORE – Tight natural gas supply will have a severe impact on the production of fertilisers and mineral nutrients required for food production globally through 2023. In an interview with The Straits Times, Norwegian fertiliser giant Yara International’s executive vice-president for Africa and Asia, Ms Fernanda Lopes Larsen, said about 80 per cent of fertiliser […]

ONERHT Foundation raises funds for disadvantaged groups in Gentle Bones Charity Concert

SINGAPORE, Jul 26, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Local singer-songwriter Gentle Bones returned to the stage for a good cause in collaboration with ONERHT Foundation Ltd (formerly known as RHT Rajan Menon Foundation Ltd) (“Foundation”), the corporate social responsibility vehicle of RHTLaw Asia LLP and the RHT Group of Companies (collectively, “ONERHT”). L-R: […]

Athenex 宣佈在《Journal of Clinical Oncology》發表比較口服紫杉醇加 Encequidar 與靜脈注射紫杉醇治療轉移性乳癌患者的第 3 期研究數據

紐約水牛城, July 26, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via SEAPRWire.com) — Athenex, Inc., (NASDAQ: ATNX) 是一家致力於研究與開發用於治療癌症和相關疾病的新療法,並將其商業化的全球生物製藥公司。今天宣佈發表他們的手稿「一項比較口服紫杉醇加 …

A & S (HK) Logistics Limited collaborates with VTC to launch “Vocational Logistics Education Program”

HONG KONG, Jul 26, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – A&S (HK) Logistics Limited, the wholly-owned subsidiary of A & S Group (Holdings) Limited (“A & S Group” or the “Group”, Stock Code: 1737.HK) formally signed the memorandum of cooperation with Vocational Training Council (“VTC”) on July 15 to launch the “Vocational Logistics Education […]

Thousands of educators, policymakers & technology leaders assemble to discuss the future of education in Indonesia

JAKARTA, July 26, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – On 3-4 August 2022, EDUtech Indonesia will once again bring together the entire Indonesian education ecosystem to discuss new strategies, pedagogies, and innovations to bring inspiration in education to all. Over the two days, over 100 expert speakers from K-12 Schools and higher education institutions […]

P2E Game Metamine to Launch Official Global Service on July 25th, 2022

Seoul, Korea, July 26, 2022 – (SEAPRWire) – The Metamine Foundation has announced that the official global service of Metamine, a play-to-earn (P2E) game developed by SYSoft and transferred to ZERO SERIES, will be launched on July 25th, 2022. This launch will make the Metamine game available to Web3 users around the world. In addition to this launch, […]

Trade in Those Old Socks, This Monsta Has Got Game: The MPOP Presale Is Now Live

BERN, SWITZERLAND, July 26, 2022 – (SEAPRWire) – Cake Monster announced its MPOP Presale. Cake Monster made history late last year when they launched their play-to-earn NFT project, Monsta Party, which was the very first generative art NFT project to be displayed in space. Hitching a ride into near orbit was MONSTA himself in pint-sized plushie form. The […]

Thailand probing potential losses for users of crypto platform Zipmex

BANGKOK (REUTERS) – Thailand’s Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) said on Monday (July 25) it was working with law enforcement to look into potential losses among the public after the crypto exchange Zipmex temporarily suspended withdrawals last week. The SEC said in a statement it was asking impacted users of Zipmex to submit information via […]

South Korea’s economy accelerates, giving scope to keep raising rates in inflation fight

SEOUL (BLOOMBERG) – South Korea’s economic expansion accelerated last quarter, underpinned by household and government spending, providing scope for the central bank to keep raising interest rates as it tries to rein in inflation. The economy expanded 0.7 per cent in the three months through June even as Russia’s war on Ukraine sent energy prices […]

Singtel to sell US digital marketing unit Amobee for $331 million

SINGAPORE (THE BUSINESS TIMES) – Singtel is selling Amobee to Britain’s Tremor International for an enterprise valuation of US$239 million (S$331 million), above the US digital media and advertising subsidiary’s carrying value of US$160 million. The transaction, which excludes Amobee’s e-mail solutions business, will realise about US$197 million in net proceeds and is expected to complete […]