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Events in Paris, Milan will Spotlight Hong Kong Business Services Hong Kong, Oct 24, 2014 - (ACN Newswire) - The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) will launch the largest Hong Kong promotions ever in France and Italy next week. The "Think Asia, Think Hong Kong" events will showcase Hong Kong's business advantages and encourage companies in the two countries to use the city's professional services platform to tap opportunities in Asia, particularly on the Chinese mainland. The events centre around two symposiums to be held in Paris (28 Oct) and Milan (30 Oct). More than 50 key speakers will address the forums; including top executives of multinationals in Hong Kong as well as business leaders and government officials from the mainland, France and Italy. More than 2,000 business leaders, government representatives, service suppliers and heads of SMEs, as well as... (more)

Novel Gene Predicts Both Breast Cancer Relapse and Response to Chemotherapy

A predictive marker discovered by scientists at A*STAR and NUS could help doctors classify breast cancer patients for more effective treatment Figure 1: Difference in DP103 (red) levels in a healthy person (left image) and a breast cancer patient (right image)Singapore, Aug 20, 2014 - (ACN Newswire) - Scientists have made it easier to predict both breast cancer relapses and responses to chemotherapy, through the identification of a unique gene. The newly found marker could help doctors classify each breast cancer patient and customise a treatment regimen that is more effective. The... (more)

Kingsoft Announces 2014 Interim Results

- Revenue Records Solid and Continuous Growth - Global Mobile MAU Hits New Record High Hong Kong, Aug 19, 2014 - (ACN Newswire) - Kingsoft Corporation Limited ("Kingsoft" or the "Company;" SEHK stock code: 03888), a well-known Chinese software and Internet services company, announced its unaudited quarterly and interim results for the three and six months ended 30 June 2014 respectively. For the second quarter of 2014, revenue increased 11% quarter-over-quarter and 51% year-over-year to RMB750.5 million. Revenue from the online game, Cheetah Mobile and office software and other busin... (more)

What Utilities Need to Know About Vegetation Management

Steve Marshall, Executive Vice President of US Utility Operations, Davey Tree, and a solution provider at the marcus evans Transmission & Distribution Summit 2014, on vegetation management and emergency responsiveness NEW YORK, NY, Aug 10, 2014 - (ACN Newswire) - "Hire the best vegetation management contractors you can. Support them. Make sure that they are maintaining a stable workforce that is constantly improving in skill set, and is familiar with your property and the people who manage your operation," Steve Marshall, Executive Vice President of US Utility Operations, Davey Tre... (more)

Regus: Exporters Exceed Expectations

Growth healthier for exporting firms, but proximity to customers is key Singapore, June 27, 2014 - (ACN Newswire) - Globally, more exporting businesses report growth in revenues or profits than companies focusing on solely domestic trade, finds latest survey by Regus, the flexible workspace provider. For the third year running, exporting firms globally confirm they have an advantage with 48% reporting profit growth over the last twelve months compared to only 36% of those trading only domestically. While reaching out to a larger pool of prospects certainly plays a part in exporter'... (more)