Anglo-Eastern’s Ammonia-Fueled Newcastlemax Bulker Design Receives AiP

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Our corporate member Anglo-Eastern sends us some very interesting news. ABS has granted Approval in Principle (AiP) to an innovative ammonia-fueled Newcastlemax bulker design from Anglo-Eastern Technical Services (AETS). Decarbonization is a global trend. More and more companies recognize & participate in this objective by replacing carbon with ammonia. Being forward-thinking and innovative, Anglo-Eastern developed […]

“Monitoring of Solid Waste in Hong Kong – Waste Statistics for 2020” is released

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The latest waste report for 2020 has been released. It presents 2020 statistics on the disposal and recycling of the solid waste in Hong Kong. In 2020, Hong Kong generated 5.39 million tonnes of solid waste at landfills. Of these, 30% were food waste, constituting the largest category of municipal solid waste (MSW) being landfilled, […]

Belgian Helga Vanthournout advises ADM Capital Foundation on how to reduce waste from throwaway plastics by 70%

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In 2025, Hong Kong will put up a ban on all throw-away cutlery & containers. “Too far off”, ADM Capital Foundation says in their ‘Eat without waste’ report. It states that a total of 3.9 billion single-use takeaway containers were sent to landfills in 2019, with figure expected to rise to 4.2 billion by 2030. […]

Novadip Biosciences Series B Financing announced

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More good news coming out of our corporate member Asia-Euro Consultancy: a new investment has been brought to Belgium. On 28 October, Novadip Biosciences, a clinical stage company developing treatments to regenerate impaired tissue in patients, announced EUR 19 million Series B financing backed by international investors. This financing was co-led by new international investors, […]

Hong Kong’s brand new museum: M+

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M+ Museum, Hong Kong’s new museum of visual culture, is now open to the public. This museum transcends the scope of collection, preserving and showcasing art, and is set to impress its visitors with stunning architectural features. M+ showcases nearly 8,000 collections of 20th and 21st visual culture within an Asian context that includes design, […]

EuroCham European Automotive Council: 2021 Position Paper

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The European Chamber of Commerce Automotive Council (EAC), which represents the European passenger car and commercial vehicle manufactures in Hong Kong, has published the latest Position Paper/Call to Action paper 2021. The Paper contains a recap of previous positioning papers & meetings between HK Government Offices and the EAC. It addresses current topics related to […]