Samsung Solve for Tomorrow 2022 Calls Students to Innovate to Address Pressing Social Issues and Help Build a Better Hong Kong

By Samsung Thursday, 11 Aug 2022 10:00 PM MYT This year’s Solve for Tomorrow theme is ‘Innovate for a Better Hong Kong’. Samsung is encouraging the city’s primary and secondary students to develop creative technology solutions for various local issues and compete for prizes worth more than HK$270,000. HONG KONG SAR – Media OutReach – … Read more

Berkshire CEO-designate Abel sells stake in energy company he led for $870 million

Gregory Abel, the CEO of Berkshire Hathaway Energy and who is designated to succeed Warren Buffett as Berkshire CEO, walks through the crowd at the first in-person annual meeting since 2019 of Berkshire Hathaway Inc in Omaha, Nebraska, US April 29, 2022. REUTERS/Scott Morgan Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Aug 6 … Read more

As the US eyes new China chip curbs, turmoil looms for the global market

Any US export block may affect global chip supply – analysts Move would hinder Samsung, SK Hynix upgrading China plants Samsung, SK Hynix together supply over 50% of global NAND chips Curbs could change where future chip plants are built -analyst SEOUL, Aug 3 (Reuters) – Export restrictions being considered by Washington to halt China’s … Read more

Big Tech in finance? There’s a regulator for that

The logo for Amazon Web Services (AWS) is seen at the SIBOS banking and financial conference in Toronto, Ontario, Canada October 19, 2017. REUTERS/Chris Helgren Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, Aug 1 (Reuters Breakingviews) – Technology companies have stormed the heights of consumer finance, but they don’t face the regulation … Read more

US business borrowing for equipment falls 1% in June – ELFA

July 25 (Reuters) – US companies borrowed 1% less in June to finance their investments in equipment compared to a year earlier, the Equipment Leasing and Finance Association (ELFA) said on Monday. The companies signed up for $10.3 billion in new loans, leases and lines of credit last month, compared with $10.4 billion a year … Read more

As EVs go mainstream, a rush for share of the home charger market

BEDFORD, England, July 20 (Reuters) – With electric vehicles (EVs) catching on, the scramble for market share among startups selling home chargers is heating up and that will feed further dealmaking in the sector as tens of millions of units are installed globally over the next decade. According to a Reuters analysis, more than 100 … Read more

Community-based Social Innovation for Youth Program in Hong Kong Prize Presentation Ceremony for the Fourth “Social Innovation • Community 4.0” Competition

By Citibank Friday, July 15, 2022 7:20 PM MYT HONG KONG SAR – Media OutReach – 15 July 2022 – A team of four Form 3 students from HKSYCIA Wong Tai Shan Memorial College was crowned champion at this year’s “Social Innovation • Community 4.0” Competition. Their winning solution “Sunshine to Elderly”, is a socially … Read more