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Forrester's Future Of Jobs Forecast: 63 Million Jobs In APAC Will Be Lost To Automation By 2040

SINGAPORE, Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Forrester (Nasdaq: FORR) forecasts that working populations in the five largest economies in Asia Pacific — India, China, South Korea, Australia, and Japan — are more at risk due to physical robot automation than Europe and North America. By 2040, 63 million jobs are expected to be lost to automation, with more than 247 million jobs expected to be in jeopardy across industries that are more susceptible... Read More

BIO Asia-Taiwan 2022 concludes, marking another successful edition of the region's biggest bioindustry-focused conference and exhibition

TAIPEI, Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- BIO Asia–Taiwan 2022, held at the TaiNEX 2 Exhibition Center, Nangang, Taipei, from 27-31 July, came to a successful conclusion on Sunday, 31st of July. Held in an innovative onsite-online format to encourage international participation, with the pandemic winding down crowds returned to the event in large numbers; around 1,500 people from 30 countries attended the conference and other onsite events while... Read More

INEOS STYROLUTION THAILAND AWARDED THE GOLD STAR AWARD FOR THE 3RD CONSECUTIVE YEAR

Singapore, Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- INEOS Styrolution, the global leader in styrenics, announces today that the company has been awarded the Gold Star Award for the third consecutive year by the Industrial Estate Authority of Thailand (IEAT) for outstanding performance in the areas of compliance, environmental and safety management as well as corporate social responsibility management.... Read More

Atlanta Site Strengthens Sims Lifecycle Services' Operational Footprint

WEST CHICAGO, Ill., Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Sims Lifecycle Services (SLS), a global leader in IT asset disposition (ITAD), data center circularity and electronics recycling, is pleased to open its newest circular center in Atlanta, Georgia. Atlanta is one of the country's largest and fastest growing data center markets, and it is the headquarters for more than a dozen Fortune 500 companies. SLS' newest facility will provide Atlanta-based... Read More

Leading Solar Energy Solution Provider Haitai Solar Launches IPO on Beijing Stock Exchange

BEIJING, Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Haitai Solar, a leading new energy solutions and solar module provider, today announced that the Company has completed the process of its initial public offering and started trading on the Beijing Stock Exchange under the stock code 835985 on August 8, 2022. Haitai Solar's debut on the Beijing bourse is a launchpad from which the company is able to further cement its leadership in the booming Renewable... Read More

Telix and University of Queensland-led Consortium Awarded $5M Australian Research Council (ARC) Grant

MELBOURNE, Australia, Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Telix Pharmaceuticals Limited (ASX: TLX, Telix, the Company) today announces that it has been jointly awarded a $4.8 million Australian Research Council (ARC) grant to establish a new Industrial Transformation Research Program (ITRP) Hub as part of a consortium of applicants led by The University of Queensland (UQ). The ARC Research Hub for Advanced Manufacture of Targeted Radiopharmaceuticals... Read More

United BioPharma's Study Reveals New Class of Monoclonal Antibody for Effective Relief of Urticaria Symptoms

TAIPEI, Aug. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- United BioPharma (UBP) today announced their latest results featuring unprecedented and unique functional characteristics of UB-221 monoclonal antibody in the phase I single-dose clinical trial, with chronic spontaneous urticaria (CSU) patients, to exhibit durable disease symptom relief. The results were published in the latest Journal of Clinical Investigation (JCI).   Read More

Media Advisory - BMO Financial Group to Announce its Third Quarter 2022 Results

TORONTO, Aug. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- BMO Financial Group will announce its third quarter 2022 financial results and hold its investor community conference call on August 30, 2022. Financial results will be issued in a news release at approximately 6:00 a.m. ET. Investor Community Conference Call Time: 8:00 a.m. ETThe conference call will be available in a listen-only mode:via telephone at 1-800-898-3989 or 416-406-0743 (Toronto area),... Read More

PRA Group Leader LaTisha Tarrant Named Chief Human Resources Officer

NORFOLK, Va., Aug. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- PRA Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: PRAA), a global financial services company, has named LaTisha Tarrant as Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO), effective Aug. 15.  Tarrant brings more than 20 years of public company experience to her new role and joins the company's senior leadership team to head its global human resources operation. Tarrant is currently senior vice president, deputy general counsel and... Read More

Vieworks Wins FDA Approval for Its Newest VIVIX-S F series

ANYANG, South Korea, Aug. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Vieworks, a leading digital X-ray imaging solution provider based in South Korea, noted that its newest VIVIX-S F series has been authorized by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) last July. Regulatory clearance from the FDA will allow Vieworks to commercialize its new VIVIX-S F series, which is Vieworks' premium static X-ray DR flat panel detectors equipped with advanced technology and... Read More

Strong Technical Advantages of TANK Platform, GWM TANK300 Will Bring a New Intelligent Off-road Experience

BAODING, China, Aug. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- On July 29, the latest batch of GWM TANK300 arrived at the Port of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, providing consumers with more opportunities to experience and truly feel the technical strength of the GWM TANK Platform. "GWM's intention behind TANK Platform creation is to provide an uncompromised product experience for consumers," said Gautam Arun, Product Director of GWM Middle East. The TANK Platform is a... Read More

GameChange Solar Announces 6 GW Midwest Tracker Factory, Increases USA Capacity to 14 GW

NORWALK, Conn, Aug. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- GameChange Solar today announced that a new, 6 GW tracker tube line will start operations in the Midwest in February 2023, supporting GameChange in its rapid growth in the US market. This state-of-the-art, highly automated facility allows GameChange to expand its US tracker tube capacity to 14 GW. Derick Botha, Chief Commercial Officer at GameChange Solar, stated, "As our customers grow their... Read More

LONGi Central R&D Institute kickstarts operation in Xi'an

XI'AN, China, Aug. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- On July 25, 2022, LONGi Green Energy Technology Co., Ltd.(LONGi)'s Central R Institute officially kicked off operations at its global headquarters in Xi'an, capital of Northwest China's Shaanxi Province. The LONGi Central R Institute, which includes a highly efficient monocrystalline solar cell center and a pilot production line of monocrystalline solar cell, primarily provides R technical... Read More

Saudi Arabia to Bid for the 2026 AFC Women's Asian Cup

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, Aug. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has officially announced its intention to bid for the 2026 AFC Women's Asian Cup. This is a landmark moment for women's football in Saudi Arabia and Asia. The bid builds on many recent developments to grow women's football in Saudi Arabia: Saudi Arabia Football Federation (SAFF) Women's Football Department was established in 2019.The Kingdom's first women's Regional... Read More

Xinhua Silk Road: GoldMax, Fonterra release Grass Fed white paper at 2nd CICPE

BEIJING, Aug. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- New Zealand GoldMax Health Limited, together with major dairy producer Fonterra, release a Grass Fed white paper during the second China International Consumer Products Expo (CICPE) recently concluded in Haikou, the capital of south China's Hainan Province. The white paper was unveiled at the Global Consumer Forum,... Read More

Leading the Trend of Science and Technology, OMODA Boasts Leapfrog Quality with Intelligent Configuration

CANBERRA, Australia, Aug. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- As Chery's first star product built with future technology as the carrier, OMODA is committed to meeting the needs of global young trend leading consumers. Powered by the immersion intelligent driving experience and intelligent technology winning the favor of global trendsetters, OMODA caters to global "future" trend leading users. As the pioneer of future intelligence, OMODA 5 is equipped with... Read More

Appointment of Ashok Reddy as CEO of KX

LONDON, Aug. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- FD Technologies announces the appointment of Ashok Reddy as Chief Executive Officer of KX, reporting directly to Group CEO Seamus Keating.     With an established track record of building and growing global technology businesses, Reddy joins KX at an optimal moment, with growth in annual recurring revenue accelerating and the signing of a landmark strategic partnership agreement with Microsoft earlier this... Read More

Ping An to trial China's first-ever financial data center with PUE<1.25 with the goal to achieve operational carbon neutrality in 2030

HONG KONG and SHANGHAI, Aug. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Ping An Insurance (Group) Company of China, Ltd. (HKEx:2318; SSE:601318) announced that its new Ping An Guanlan Data Center No. 3 has set a benchmark for energy-saving and emission-reduction technology in China's financial data centers, marking another step toward Ping An's goal to achieve operational carbon neutrality by 2030. It is the first financial data center in mainland China with a... Read More

Dusit International brings 'hybrid hospitality' to Nairobi's affluent Westlands neighbourhood

BANGKOK, Aug. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Dusit International, one of Thailand's leading hotel and property development companies, has continued its global expansion with the opening of a unique hybrid property in Nairobi – Dusit Princess Hotel Residences – which features 100 spacious deluxe hotel rooms and apartments in the city's prime Westlands neighbourhood, just 40 minutes by road from the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport via the newly... Read More

TotalEnergies and ENEOS Complete Distributed B2B Solar Joint Venture for Asia and Announce First Projects

SINGAPORE, Aug. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- TotalEnergies and ENEOS have received final merger clearance and have completed the joint venture agreement to develop 2 GW of onsite B2B solar projects across Asia[1] over the next five years. Plans for the joint venture were first announced on April 13, 2022, and the final agreement was completed on June 24, 2022. The new joint venture will be called TotalEnergies ENEOS Renewables Distributed... Read More