Nissin Foods Wins Bid for Acquiring Equity Interest in Zhuhai Winner at RMB352.44 Million

       

HONG KONG, Nov 7, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Nissin Foods Company Limited (“Nissin Foods”, and together with its subsidiaries, the “Group”; Stock code: 1475) announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary Nissin Foods (China) Holding Co., Ltd. (“Nissin Foods China”) has won a bid for 29.55% equity interest in Zhuhai Golden Coast Winner Food Products Limited (“Zhuhai Winner”) (the “Proposed Acquisition”) at RMB352.44 million. …

Society Pass Inc (Nasdaq: SOPA) Adds Cypto Currency Payments Capabilities by Partnering with Canada-based CoinSmart Financial Inc (NEO: SMRT) (FSE: IIR)

       

SINGAPORE, Nov 7, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Society Pass Incorporated (“SoPa”) (Nasdaq: SOPA), Southeast Asia’s (SEA”) leading data-driven fintech and e-commerce ecosystem, today announces the establishment of a strategic crypto currency payment partnership with Canada-based CoinSmart Financial Inc (“CoinSmart”) (NEO: SMRT) (FSE: IIR), a leading Toronto-headquartered crypto asset trading platform. Under this paradigm shifting collaboration, SmartPay by CoinSmart provides transaction settlement services …

Suspected al Shabaab militants attack Somalia military base

       

Women walk next to a destroyed house and the wreckage of a car following an explosion provocked by Al-Shabaab militants' during an attacke to a police station on the outskirts of Mogadishu, Somalia, on February 16, 2022. Al-Shabaab militants launched simultaneous attacks on police stations around Somalia's capital Mogadishu overnight, killing two girls and wounding over a dozen people, security officials said Wednesday. NAIROBI — …

Obasanjo: Ethiopia govt, Tigray forces establish hotline following truce

       

African Union Horn of Africa envoy and former Nigerian president Olusegun Obasanjo looks on ahead of a press conference regarding the African Union-led negotiations to resolve conflict in Ethiopia at the Department of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO) offices in Pretoria on Nov 2, 2022. (PHILL MAGAKOE / AFP) NAIROBI – Ethiopia's government and Tigray forces have established a telephone hotline following a truce struck …

Pope says EU states should share responsibility for migrants

       

Pope Francis greets the journalists onboard the papal plane on the return flight at the end of a four-day pastoral visit to Bahrain, Nov 6, 2022. (MAURIZIO BRAMBATTI / POOL PHOTO VIA AP) ABOARD THE PAPAL PLANE – Pope Francis said on Sunday European Union member states should share responsibility for taking in migrants and not just leave it to the countries where people arrive. …

US midterms: Biden warns of threats, Trump hints at running

       

US President Joe Biden and former President Barack Obama attend a campaign for Democratic US senatorial candidate John Fetterman and Democratic nominee for Pennsylvania governor Josh Shapiro in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, US Nov 5, 2022. (KEVIN LAMARQUE / REUTERS) YONKERS, New York – President Joe Biden warned that a Republican win in Tuesday's midterm elections could weaken US democracy, while former President Donald Trump hinted at …

Legend Capital Portfolio Company Giant Biogene Successfully Lists on the HKEX

       

HONG KONG, Nov 7, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – On November 4, 2022, Legend Capital portfolio company Giant Biogene (2367.HK) was successfully listed on the main board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. The number of Giant Biogene’s offer shares under the global offering is 22,608,800 shares at an issue price of HK$24.3 per share, which includes 2,261,200 Hong Kong offering shares, 20,347,600 …

Green business to reduce 26 million tons of CO2 by 2060: Pertamina

       

JAKARTA, Nov 7, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Pertamina is expecting its green business of new and renewable energy (NRE) to be able to meet its target of reducing 26 million tons of CO2 by 2060, higher than its 2030 target of 11 million tons of CO2 reduction. “Pertamina targets New Renewable Energy (NRE) capacity to reach 60GW from solar, hydro, wind power …

A Focus on Content and the Consumer is the Key Driver for Growth and Sustainability in Asia

       

Singapore, Nov 7, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – The annual marquee event of the Asian video industry, the Asia Video Summit, returned in full swing, hosting over 300 delegates in person and online as a hybrid conference, amidst a time of immense innovation and disruption in the video industry. The Summit opened with clear views from industry stalwarts, Henry Tan, Group CEO, Astro, …

Mitrade launches Global Affiliate Program, Shares up to 50% of its Profits with Partners

       

Melbourne, Australia, November 07, 2022 – (SEAPRWire) – Leading CFD trading platform Mitrade launches its in-house affiliate program and is now offering up to 50% of its profit to affiliate partners. Mitrade welcomes everyone who is interested in building their career in the investing industry. The affiliate program is open to everyone, regardless of background and occupation. Mitrade’s affiliate program aims to promote a long-term collaboration between the …

Second-home visa introduced to foreign investors by immigration, SIER

       

Surabaya, East Java, Indonesia, Nov 7, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – The Directorate General of Immigration and PT Surabaya Industrial Estate Rungkut (SIER) Surabaya, East Java, Indonesia, held a coaching clinic to provide information on second-home visas to foreign investors and consul generals from several countries this week. Consul generals from several countries participated in the “Coaching Clinic on Immigration Services and Second-Home …

Turning towards Clean Energy, PLN Accelerates the Electric Vehicle Ecosystem from Upstream to Downstream

       

JAKARTA, Nov 7, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – PT PLN (Persero) today outlined its focus on providing infrastructure to accelerate Indonesia’s electric vehicle ecosystem, aimed to reduce the carbon emission on transportation. Minister of State-Owned Enterprises (BUMN) Erick Thohir said the government is fully committed to develop the electric vehicle ecosystem, mainly after President Joko Widodo released Presidential Regulation Number 55 of 2019 …

Pertamina supports Indonesia’s goal to reach net zero emissions by 2060

       

JAKARTA, Nov 7, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – State-owned energy company PT Pertamina (Persero) supports Indonesia’s aspiration to reach net zero emissions by 2060. A screenshot of Pertamina’s president director and CEO Nicke Widyawati during a panel discussion of UN Climate Change Conference (COP27) in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt, on Sunday (6/11/2022). (ANTARA/Bayu) Indonesia has increased its greenhouse gas (GHG) emission reduction target …

Midterm: Biden warns of threats, Trump hints at another run

       

US President Joe Biden and former President Barack Obama attend a campaign for Democratic US senatorial candidate John Fetterman and Democratic nominee for Pennsylvania governor Josh Shapiro in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, US Nov 5, 2022. (KEVIN LAMARQUE / REUTERS) YONKERS, New York – President Joe Biden warned that a Republican win in Tuesday's midterm elections could weaken US democracy, while former President Donald Trump hinted at …

Passenger plane crashes into Tanzania’s Lake Victoria, 19 die

       

Rescuers attempt to recover the Precision Air passenger plane that crashed into Lake Victoria in Bukoba, Tanzania, Nov 6, 2022. (STRINGER / REUTERS) DAR ES SALAAM – At least 19 people died when a passenger plane crashed into Lake Victoria in Tanzania on Sunday while trying to land at a nearby airport, the prime minister and airline said. I have received with sadness the news …

Italy’s support for Ukraine subject of debate amid protests

       

Demonstrators hold a huge rainbow flag during a peace rally against war in Rome, Nov 5, 2022. (GREGORIO BORGIA / AP) ROME – The Italian media on Sunday cast the future of Italy's military support for Ukraine in its conflict with Russia in doubt, a day after tens of thousands of Italians took to the streets of Rome and Milan to protest against the country's …

Eisai to Divest Rights for Muscle Relaxant Myonal, Vertigo, and Equilibrium Disturbance Treatment Merislon in Asia to DKSH

       

TOKYO, Nov 7, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Eisai Co., Ltd. announced today that it has entered into an agreement to divest its rights for muscle relaxant Myonal (generic name: eperisone hydrochloride) and vertigo and equilibrium disturbance treatment Merislon (generic name: betahistine mesilate) in Asia (9 countries/regions*) to a subsidiary of DKSH Holding Ltd. In our Asia and Latin America Pharmaceuticals Business (ALA …

Honda Exhibits World Premiere of the “e:N2 Concept” Indicating the Direction of All-New EV Models

       

SHANGHAI, Nov 7, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Honda today exhibited the world premiere of the e:N2 Concept, the concept model for the second set of its e:N Series models, the Honda-brand EV model series in China, at the Fifth China International Import Expo, which began today in Shanghai, China. The exterior design of the e:N2 Concept features sharp and dynamic body lines …

Passenger plane crash-lands into Lake Victoria in Tanzania

       

Rescuers search for survivors after a Precision Air flight that was carrying 43 people plunged into Lake Victoria as it attempted to land in the lakeside town of Bukoba, Tanzania on Nov 6, 2022. (SITIDE PROTASE / AFP) DAR ES SALAAM – At least three passengers were killed after a passenger plane crashed into Lake Victoria in Tanzania's northwestern region of Kagera on Sunday morning, …