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Illegal gold mine in Indonesia collapses, killing 3 workers

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — An illegal gold mine in Indonesia's Sulawesi island collapsed on nearly two dozen people working inside, killing three and leaving another five missing, officials said Thursd...

Thrive in Abu Dhabi programme launched to encourage global talent, investors to build their futures in the emirate

Long-term visas and paths to citizenship to accelerate growth in Abu Dhabi’s priority sectors SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 23 February 2021 - Talented professionals and students, and investors, in p...

17 Taiwanese companies win Golden Bull Award

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Golden Bull Award, held in Taiwan for the first time this year, has announced 17 winners out of the 231 nominees. The award was established 18 years ago in Malaysia...

Taipei Zoo to bring in endangered zebra from Japan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taipei Zoo on Monday (Feb. 8) signed an agreement with the Kyoto City Zoo to enhance cooperation on wildlife conservation and will receive an endangered Grevy's ze...

Prince Group Unveils Sustainable Development Masterplan by Surbana Jurong for Ream City in Sihanoukville

Cambodian conglomerate brings world-renowned expertise from Singapore to oversee 834-ha project, catalyzing growth in Cambodia’s 3rd largest city HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach - 8 February 2021 - ...

Indonesia, Malaysia vow to counter anti-palm oil campaign

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Malaysia and Indonesia on Friday agreed to coordinate and strengthen their campaign against they say is international discrimination against palm oil, the countries' main com...

VinFuture to announce nomination criteria and officially launch the call for nominations

The VinFuture Prize is officially open for nominations until June 7, 2021.There are nine key eligibility criteria for the Grand Prize and the three Special Prizes. The call for nominations...

En+ Group's Metals segment and Hodaka agree low carbon aluminium partnership

MOSCOW, Feb. 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- RUSAL, the metal business of En+ Group, the world's largest producer of low carbon aluminium and independent hydropower, is pleased to announce that it has conclud...

UK report urges need for nature to be at heart of economics

LONDON (AP) — A report commissioned by the British government is urging a radical transformation in the way that countries around the world assess the state of their economies by elevating the natural...

Sunlight Real Estate Investment Trust secures its Sustainability-linked Loan of HK$500 million from DBS Hong Kong

HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach - 2 February 2021 - Henderson Sunlight Asset Management Limited (the "Manager") and DBS Hong Kong jointly announce that Sunlight Real Estate Investment Trust ("Sunli...

Brazil VP says military to leave the Amazon rainforest

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil’s ongoing military-led operation to curb illegal deforestation and fires in the Amazon rainforest will end April 30, Vice President Hamilton Mourão said at the World Econo...

EU-China investment deal lacks teeth on forced labor but could still be derailed

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — European Union leadership is hailing the investment deal it reached with China at the end of 2020 as a breakthrough, but critics say the accord — pushed through just...

BDO Survey: Fourth-year ESG reporting performance survey shows the evolvement in overall ESG involvement of majority listed companies but which remain inadequate to meet the requirements of the Revised Guide

Listed companies should increase their awareness and take significant steps to enhance their ESG reporting framework to meet the new disclosure requirements and achieve long-term sustainability HONG K...

Suncity Group Announces 2021 Outlook

Striding Towards a Bright Future MACAU - Media OutReach - 5 January 2021 - Under the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, 2020 was a very difficult year for the world. In the face of the severe challenge...

Taiwan vice president warns EU about folly of investment deal with China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese Vice President Lai Ching-te (賴清德) on Wednesday (Dec. 30) warned the European Union to be wary of an investment deal it is on the verge of signing with China. ...