COVID-19: Air India gets nod to operate cargo flights to Shanghai, Hong Kong to get medical supplies

“I am happy to announce that an hour back, we got the approval for launching the freighter operations to Shanghai from Delhi for two dates – 4th April and 5th April. We have applied for subsequent dates also for 6th, 7th, 8th and 9th. We hope to get those approvals also within a day,” Bansal […]

COVID-19: Air India gets approvals to operate cargo flights to Shanghai, Hong Kong to get medical supplies

NEW DELHI: Air India has got approvals from Indian and Chinese authorities to operate cargo flights to Shanghai and Hong Kong to get medical supplies, its CMD Rajiv Bansal said on Thursday. “We have applied to Chinese authorities to commence freighter operations to two destinations — Shanghai and Hong Kong — from Delhi. There have […]

Coronavirus | Air India to bring personal protective equipment from Shanghai, Hong Kong

While the DGCA has allowed airlines to use both passenger cabins as well as aircraft bellies for transporting consignments, Air India is awaiting a nod from insurers as well as Boeing to be able to make the most of the cargo carrying capacity of its planes.

42 Hong Kong civil servants suspended for arrests in violent protests

Months of violent protests, always accompanied by vandalism of shops and metro stations and bitter assaults on police and residents, plunged Hong Kong into chaos in the second half of last year, with social order damaged, the rule of law jeopardized and economic activities disrupted.

Hong Kong to shut bars in stronger social distancing measures amid COVID-19 pandemic

HKSAR Chief Executive Carrie Lam said Thursday on her Facebook account that the government is at full swing to work out pro-employment schemes and she will discuss with the Hong Kong Monetary Authority on measures to ease the financial pressures of businesses.

Commissioner’s office of Chinese foreign ministry in Hong Kong urges British politicians to stop distorting truth

The spokesperson of the office pointed out that the announcement by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of China that the relevant journalists of U.S. citizenship will not be allowed to continue working as journalists in China, including its Hong Kong and Macao SARs, is a necessary and reciprocal countermeasure China is compelled to take in […]

Smyrna’s Hong Kong City Flunks Health Inspection

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China Mobile Hong Kong to Launch its State-of-the-Art 5G Network Services with Leading Technology Starting Midnight on the First of April

In terms of the enterprise solutions, CMHK took the lead in accomplishing the 5G standalone network trial as early as the end of November last year, which allows for the provision of “network slicing” services. Different slices can provide customized private network services and a diverse mix of 5G applications for corporate customers, making it […]

Report: Global Backlash Forces Chinese City to Ban the Eating of Cats and Dogs

The annual Yulin Dog Meat Festival in particular is one of the most controversial food festivals in China and sees thousands of dogs cruelly killed, skinned and cooked with blow-torches before being eaten by the locals, as Breitbart News has reported.

Breakingviews – Corona Capital: HSBC’s HQ, Oil prices, Westpac

It’s a reversal for King, too, who was due to retire as chief financial officer before his predecessor Brian Hartzer and the chairman together decamped last November following a scandal that included anti-money laundering violation accusations. Although King is well-regarded, as a veteran insider he’s also linked to the previous regime and any associated rot. […]