Colombian government suspends ceasefire with ELN guerrillas

Colombian Interior Minister Alfonso Prada (center) speaks next to High Commissioner for Peace Danilo Rueda (left) and Minister of Defense Ivan Velasquez (right) during a press conference in Bogota on Jan 4, 2023. (RAUL ARBOLEDA / AFP) BOGOTA – The Colombian government has decided to suspend ceasefire with the National Liberation Army (ELN), after the guerrilla […]

Court: UK’s post-Brexit settlement program for EU citizens unlawful

This file photo dated Dec 9, 2020, shows the EU and Union flags at EU headquarters in Brussels. (OLIVER HOSLET / POOL / AP) The British government's post-Brexit settlement program for EU citizens is unlawful, London's High Court ruled on Wednesday. The Independent Monitoring Authority, a body funded by the government to oversee citizens' rights, […]

Mazda: New Partnerships for the Development and Production of Electric Drive Units

HIROSHIMA, Japan, Nov 22, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via – Mazda Motor Corporation is planning to complete the electrification of all vehicle models by 2030 and is currently working together with various partner companies on a range of electrification related research projects that are also designed to stimulate the local economy and contribute to […]

Ethiopian govt, Tigray forces kick off new peace talks in Kenya

Former Nigeria president, Olusegun Obasanjo (center) gives an address alongside former Kenya president Uhuru Kenyatta (left) and Tadesse Worede (right) from the Tigray People's Liberation Front (TPLF), at the start of the senior commanders meeting on the implementation of the cessation of hostilities agreement between the Ethiopian government and the TPLF in Nairobi on Nov […]

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 – 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 […]

Combatants in Ethiopia’s Tigray war agree to stop fighting

(From left to right): South African Minister of International Relations and Cooperation Naledi Pandor, Redwan Hussein, Representative of the Ethiopian government, Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta, African Union Horn of Africa envoy and former Nigerian president Olusegun Obasanjo, Getachew Reda, Representative of the Tigray People's Liberation Front (TPLF), and former deputy President of South Africa Phumzile […]

Chilean lawmakers approve Trans-Pacific Partnership

Chile's Sub Secretary of International Economics Relations Jose Miguel Ahumada shakes hands with Senator Ivan Moreira after the final discussion to vote on the Trans-Pacific Partnership at the National Congress in Valparaiso, Chile Oct 11, 2022. (RODRIGO GARRIDO / REUTERS) SANTIAGO – Chile's congress voted to approve the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership […]

HG Semiconductor and GCL Technology Founder Mr. Zhu Gongshan Officially Entered into Shares Subscription and Warrants Subscription Agreement, Mr. Zhu Gongshan has Become Major Strategic Shareholder of the Group

HONG KONG, Sep 30, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – HG Semiconductor Limited (“HG Semiconductor”, together with its subsidiaries, “the Group”; Stock Code: 6908.HK) is pleased to announce that the Group has officially entered into subscription agreement (“Subscription Agreement”) with Mr. Zhu Gongshan (“Mr. Zhu”), the Founder, Chairman and Executive Director of GCL Technology […]

New biodiversity commitments announced at UNGA sidelines

This undated handout picture released by the Universiti Malaysia Sarawak's Institute of Biodiversity and Environmental Conservation (IBEC) on August 26, 2010 shows the frog Microhyla nepenthicola, Asia's smallest frog, sitting on the tip of a pencil in Kuching, Sarawak state. (INDRANEIL DAS / IBEC / AFP) NEW YORK – New commitments aimed at catalyzing biodiversity […]

BlueCity Announces Shareholders’ Approval of Merger Agreement

BEIJING, July 29, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — BlueCity Holdings Limited (“BlueCity” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: BLCT), a leading online LGBTQ platform, today announced that at an extraordinary general meeting of shareholders held today, the Company’s shareholders voted in favor of, among other things, the proposal to authorize and approve the previously announced Agreement and Plan […]

Aesthetic Medical International and Investors Entered into a Share Purchase Agreement, a Subscription Agreement, a Shareholders’ Agreement and a Cooperation Agreement

SHENZHEN, China, July 20, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Aesthetic Medical International Holdings Group Limited (Nasdaq: AIH) (the “Company” or “AIH”), a leading provider of aesthetic medical services in China, today announced that the Company, founders and senior executives of the Company and investors entered into a share purchase agreement, a subscription agreement, a shareholders’ agreement […]