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German companies eye young solar energy market in Vietnam

Solar resources are abundant with a daily average solar irradiation of 4-5 kWh per square meter in most of southern and central Vietnam. This makes the country comparable to developed solar markets in the region – including China, Thailand or the Philippines – as well as to mature international....

So long to the Asian sweatshop

A recent report from the International Labor Organization found that more than two-thirds of Southeast Asia's 9.2 million textile and footwear jobs are threatened by automation -- including 88 percent of those in Cambodia, 86 percent in Vietnam and 64 percent in Indonesia. Whether that will be good for workers in general is debatable.

More than 3 million tourists visited Georgia in 11 months of 2017

PanARMENIAN.Net - Almost seven million international travellers visited Georgia between January and November, of which over three million were tourists, says the country's National Tourism Administration, Agenda.ge reports. More specifically, Georgia hosted 6,954,932 international travelers (18.4%) and 3,243,963 tourists (27.

Plane Crash At Chicago Rockford International Airport Leaves Four Injured

A small plane crashed just short of the runway Monday evening at Chicago Rockford International Airport. Initially it was reported five people, including fire officials, were injured. However, the number later came down to four, WREX-TV , an NBC-affiliated television station, reported.

C-Job Naval Architects Opens First International Office

Independent ship design and engineering company C-Job Naval Architects has initiated its first international office in Nikolayev, Ukraine. C-Job Nikolayev will have a fully collaborative relationship with C-Job ’s three offices in the Netherlands. With twenty full-time engineers, The new office will....

Register for the 2018 International Severe Accident Management Conference

Hosted by the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) and the Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL), the 2018 International Severe Accident Management Conference aims to bring together international experts in the field of severe accident management (SAM), in order to exchange current practices and challenges in SAM implementation.

Shanghai adds new collateral management infrastructure

The Central Government Bond Registration and Settlement Co. Ltd. has set up its headquarter as well as its debt guarantee business center in Shanghai on Monday, reported. Yicai.com Collateral Management Infrastructures have become the battleground for the world’s major international financial centers.

Al-Rashidi wins first shooting ‘hunting simulator’ tournament – Al-Deihani in 2nd place, Al-Mutairi 3rd

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 3: The First Shooting Sports Tournament (hunting simulator) concluded its activities on Saturday with the attendance of Kuwait and Arab Shooting Association, member of the International Shooting Sports Federation Dueij Khalaf Al-Otaibi, Secretary General of Kuwait and Arab Shooting....

Vaporbrands International Inc (VAPR) Tenkan Holding Below Kijun Lines

Shares of Vaporbrands International Inc (VAPR) are on watch as the Tenkan Line has moved below the Kijun line, indicating negative momentum for the equity. Vaporbrands International Inc moved -0.0002 in the most recent session and touched 0.0033 on a recent tick.

CAT stays filling up of IAS post with Haryana employee

Dahiya, on his part has claimed that he has more than 25 publications and four appreciation letters from the Haryana government and district administrations for outstanding work in various fields. He has also claimed that he has attended nine training sessions with national and international organizations, which is more than Sharma's.

Continue reading "Norden opens office in Vancouver"

In a shot in the arm for Vancouver’s bid to be an international maritime centre Norden has opened its second North American office in the Canadian city. The company’s ninth office global will be headed by Mark LaFrankie who will transfer from its US office in Annapolis. “Norden has a strong presence with many port calls on the West Coast.

Global Work

Working at Daimler means you have all the advantages of belonging to an international company. A global assignment is an enriching experience, professionally and personally. The possibilities are almost endless: various lengths of stay, various countries, and various business areas.

IMF To Send Mission; US, Britain And China Ready To Work With Zimbabwe

By Leonard Sengere It’s all happening. The international community is ready to engage Zimbabwe again. Powerful nations and organisations in both the west and the east express optimism in the future of our nation. IMF In order for the country to rise again funding is needed and this is where....

Astronauts make, fling, float, eat pizzas on space station

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The first-ever pizza party in space is getting sky-high reviews. Astronauts at the International Space Station posted pictures and a video over the weekend of their small, made-from-scratch pizza pies. The fixings flew up last month on a commercial supply ship, and the....

Mexican media outlets team up to combat journalist murders

MEXICO CITY (AP) — More than three dozen Mexican media organizations announced Monday that they are joining forces to try to combat a wave of journalist killings in the country, including at least nine this year. Signed by 39 print, radio and television outlets, the initiative calls for a working....

News Christiane Amanpour to help fill Charlie Rose gap on PBS Christiane Amanpour to help fill Charlie Rose gap on PBS News 43 minutes ago

LOS ANGELES (AP) Christiane Amanpour is helping PBS fill the gap created by Charlie Rose's exit. On an interim basis, public TV stations will be able to air Amanpour's weekday public affairs program that originates on CNN International. Amanpour on PBS was to begin airing Monday on New York's PBS....

Annie Award Nominations Announced

BURBANK, Calif. Dec. 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood, announced nominations today for its 45th Annual Annie Awards™ recognizing the year's best in the field of animation. For a complete list of nominations, please visit Best Animated....

Mexican media outlets team up to combat journalist murders

Mexican media organizations are joining forces to try to combat a wave of journalist killings. The agreement announced Monday is signed by 39 of the country's print, radio and television outlets and calls for a working group to outline objectives and establish channels of communication with national and international groups.

Irish teenager praised on Match of the Day for first start at centre-back

Declan Rice may have emerged from the toughest test of his professional career so far with a loss, but the Irish underage international has earned plenty of praise, writes The 18-year-old was tasked with facing down the league’s most potent attacking team in years on only his third start, and his....

Today in the Sky Alitalia rolls out fancy new uniforms — at same time it is trying to get out of bankruptcy

The soon-to-be home of Southwest Airlines in Houston Hobby is seen under construction on June 19, 2015. The ticketing concourse is part of the new international terminal, set to open later this year. An escalator stands ready to shuttle Houston Hobby's soon-to-come international passengers to....

Chelsea Flower Show will feature a garden dedicated to Cornwall and to late St Ives sculptor Dame Barbara Hepworth

Cornwall will have its own garden at next year’s Chelsea Flower Show. The Spirit of Cornwall Garden, commissioned by international bank VTB Capital, is inspired by the work of sculptor Barbara Hepworth and will be filled with music composed by Leo Geyer for the Hepworth Estate and Tate St Ives to....

Dj Jimmy Jatt, Sose electrify “Beer Village” as International Drink Festival ends NOW Arts

In what could be best described as a grand closing ceremony of the three-day International Drink Festival in Lagos, popular Dj Jimmy Jatt and Sose were handy to give an electrifying jamz. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the first International Drink Festival started on Dec.

UN, France to hold international meeting to support Lebanon

Purchase: Order Reprint PARIS — Lebanon's prime minister and top world diplomats are expected to gather in Paris this week to show international support for Lebanon amid regional jockeying over its political future. A French official said that Friday's meeting will be co-chaired by the United....

Russian parliament to bar US media named foreign agents

Purchase: Order Reprint MOSCOW — Russian lawmakers have drafted new regulations that would bar U.S. media named foreign agents from accessing the parliament's lower house in retaliation for the withdrawal of a Russian state-funded television station's credentials in the U.S.

Amy Judd

Online News Producer. Amy started with Global BC in June 2011, and loves being part of such an exciting newsroom. She has a Masters of International Journalism from City University in London, UK, and has worked as a newspaper reporter and at an online publication before starting at Global BC.

HISF 2017 Panel – Climate Change

Masashi Nishihara (president, Research Institute for Peace and Security), Dale Ross (mayor, City of Georgetown, Texas) and Admiral Paul Zukunft (commandant, United States Coast Guard) discuss the security implications of climate change. This is the final plenary session of the 2017 Halifax International Security Forum.

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Mickey Gurdus, Who Eavesdropped on the World, Dies at 73

Mickey Gurdus was always a good listener. For decades he commanded a battery of shortwave and FM radios, UHF and VHF receivers, tape recorders and other devices...

Business News : PNG Government backs shortwave to reach rural areas [23/11/2017

The Papua New Guinea Government plans to improve communication and the dissemination of information to the provinces using the shortwave radio network, says Com...

Record rains possible for Thanksgiving! 1 HR What a Thanksgiving feast of weather ingredients, all of which are coming together over Jacksonville on Thanksgiving and Black Friday. Combine

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - What a Thanksgiving feast of weather ingredients, all of which are coming together over Jacksonville on Thanksgiving and Black Friday. Comb...

Record rains possible for Thanksgiving! 1 Min What a Thanksgiving feast of weather ingredients, all of which are coming together over Jacksonville on Thanksgiving and Black Friday. Combine

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - What a Thanksgiving feast of weather ingredients, all of which are coming together over Jacksonville on Thanksgiving and Black Friday. Comb...

How North Koreans bypass media censorship Some catch forbidden programming via shortwave radios, others secretly watch South Korean TV. Denied access to information from abroad, North Koreans have inventive ways of following the news.

TV, North Korean-style. In a country where listening to or watching foreign media is forbidden, state broadcasters reign, with anchors in traditional Korean clo...

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de facto independence, when Russian or Western analysts spoke about demographic problems in them, they focused almost entirely on the role of ethnic Russians an...

Putin’s Announcement Of Candidacy Shows Need For Kremlinology Has Returned – OpEd

By Paul Goble The need for Kremlinology to understand what is going on in Moscow is increasingly important, Yakub Koreyba says, because “there are no politics i...

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By Paul Goble The Russian government claims that Russians have reduced their alcohol consumption by almost 30 percent over the last decade, but in fact, while t...

Eight Reasons Why Finland Is Only Part Of Pre-1917 Empire Moscow Never Got Back In Whole Or In Part – OpEd

By Paul Goble This week, Finland marks the centenary of its independence from Russia, a date that is all the more impressive because it is the only country that...

Chinese firm secures $42.5m loan for Enugu project 15 mins ago Nigeria

A Chinese firm, Shenyang International Economic and Technical Cooperation Limited (CSYIC), has secured a $42.5m loan, under the Chinese Credit Insurance Corpora...

Arab ministers demand reversal of Trump Jerusalem decision

Arab foreign ministers on Sunday demanded that the United States rescind President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital, calling i...

China’s Oil Import Dependence Climbs As Output Falls – Analysis

By Michael Lelyveld. RFA China’s dependence on foreign oil is growing and is likely to keep rising for decades to come, experts say. Despite increases in intern...

Currency depreciation

The first round of talks between the visiting team of International Monetary Fund (IMF) and high official of the government concluded in which the advice of thi...

Arab ministers demand reversal of Trump Jerusalem decision

By HAMZA HENDAWI Associated Press. CAIRO (AP) - Arab foreign ministers on Sunday demanded that the United States rescind President Donald Trump's decision to re...

Minister of Information meets Governor of West Darfur State

Khartoum, Aug.28(SUNA)-Minister of Information, Dr Ahmed Bilal Osman met in his office, Monday, Governor of West Darfur State, Fadl-al-Mula Al-Haga. The meeting...

FIJIANS in the most remote areas of Fiji will now be able to have better access to disaster-related information during a disaster. more...

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama switches on the medium wave radio transmission while JICA resident rep Hiroyuki Sawada (left) and FBC CEO Riyaz Sayed-Khaiyum ...

AM radio now Fiji-wide

Fiji's prime minister says all Fijians can now tune in to the 'national dialogue' following the rehabilitation of the country's medium wave radio infrastructure...

Update: 12:25PM A NEWLY-rehabilitated medium wave AM infrastructure and transmission was launched by Fiji's Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama this morning. more...

Update: 12:25PM A NEWLY-rehabilitated medium wave AM infrastructure and transmission was launched by Fiji's Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama this morning. With...

AIR to revitalise Punjabi service to augment reach in India,

Public service broadcaster All India Radio (AIR) is planning to "revitalise" its Punjabi service to augment its reach to the Punjabi-speaking listeners "on both...

Trump will arrive as charities flee Mar-a-Lago

Orphan's Promise, a charity affiliated with the Christian Broadcasting Network that funds programs at orphanages in 67 countries, will be having its first Mar-a...

Israel finds a welcome audience with Christian journalists

JERUSALEM — Israel's nationalist government may be unpopular with Western liberals and much of its domestic press corps, but it has found a close friend among t...

Israel finds a welcome audience with Christian journalists

JERUSALEM — Israel’s nationalist government may be unpopular with Western liberals and much of its domestic press corps, but it has found a close friend among t...

Israel finds a welcome audience with Christian journalists

JERUSALEM — Israel's nationalist government may be unpopular with Western liberals and much of its domestic press corps, but it has found a close friend among t...

U.S. Christian press finds friends in Israel

with Western liberals and much of its domestic press corps, but it has found a close friend among the world's evangelical Christians and their media outlets. Th...

Pope Francis condoles with Iran over fatal quake

“Pope Francis sent a pair of telegrams to Iraq and Iran on Monday, expressing his condolences for the damage and loss of life caused by Sunday's severe earthqua...

Vatican Ambassador: Pope has been closely following developments in Belarus

MINSK, 13 November (BelTA) – Pope Francis has been closely following the developments in Belarus, Apostolic Nuncio to Belarus, Archbishop Gabor Pinter said afte...

Pope Francis: Lift up your hearts, not your cellphones, during worship

“It makes me very sad when I celebrate Mass here in the Square or in the Basilica and I see many cellphones raised,” the pope said, according to a translation b...

'Very strong words' at human development dicastery

Vatican City, October 30 - Humanity risks suicide with nuclear weapons, Pope Francis said on a visit Monday to the office of the Dicastery for Promoting Integra...

Humanity risks suicide with nuclear arms

Vatican City, October 30 - Humanity risks suicide with nuclear weapons, Pope Francis said on a visit Monday to the office of the Dicastery for Promoting Integra...

A tax on your Tar Heel and Wolfpack gear? Senate GOP bill taxes college logos

Commercial: Bruce Jacobson, Jr. announces run for Texas U.S. Senate. Christian TV executive Bruce Jacobson, Jr. will challenge Texas Republican Ted Cruz for his...

Evangelical Cruz challenger vows a change of 'style'

WASHINGTON Amid talk of a Democratic "blue wave" threatening Republicans in 2018, Texas U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz faces a new conservative challenge from an unexpected...

Santa arrives in Sundance Square

A store manager at Skip's Grocery Store located at 2900 Skyline Drive in the Sansom Park area believes he might have caught the image of a ghost on the store's ...

Ted Cruz draws challenge from Christian TV executive Bruce Jacobson Jr.

“Two years ago we ran on a message that conservative representation was lacking in our district,” French wrote. “We ran a campaign focused on our vision for con...

When is a background check mandatory for gun owners?

Christian TV executive Bruce Jacobson, Jr. will challenge Texas Republican Ted Cruz for his U.S. Senate seat next year. Jacobson, executive producer of James Ro...

TETRA system covers 99 percent of Macedonia's territory

Skopje, 17 November 2017 (MIA) - Macedonia has a modern digital police radio system that can serve 6,000 users, said Minister of Interior Oliver Spasovski at a ...

Construction works postponed until December Bad Godesberg tunnel to be closed at night

The City Council is switching to digital radio in Godesberg - to do necessary changes. Some construction work and installation is needed, which make road closur...

Digital society and capitalism

Digital society has been lauded as emancipatory and freeing individuals from the constrictions of time and place and yet also critiqued as introducing a type of...

CBS Corporation Sets Final Exchange Ratio Of 5.6796 For CBS Radio Exchange Offer

the United States ) or 1-781-575-2137 (outside of the United States Forward-Looking Statements This press release contains certain statements about CBS, CBS Rad...

Dave Matthews Band To Headline “The Night Before” Concert At Xcel Energy Center In St. Paul, Minn., Saturday, February 3, 2018

in St. Paul, Minn. on Saturday, February 3, 2018 Xcel Energy Center . CBS Radio and OLE have partnered to produce a one-of-a-kind entertainment experience the n...

TV association requests aid measures for a third time

The Digital TV Operators Association has doubled down on pressuring the government to overhaul the country's broadcasting industry, which they say is facing imp...

Nominet serves high-speed broadband service to Loch Ness

The latest roll-out builds on previous successes of TVWS-powered wireless broadband services on the Isle of Arran , and an ongoing pilot project in Llanarth in ...

Solving Israel’s first responders’ communication crisis

When the world had to transition from an analog to digital television system, there was, naturally, a flurry of panic and confusion. But what happens when a man...

StarTimes offers 50% discount on subscription

Digital television provider, StarTimes , has announced the commencement of its 2017 Christmas promotion in a bid to entice new and existing subscribers across t...

Deadline extended for analogue TV broadcasting

Kathmandu, November 17. The Ministry of Information and Communications (MoIC) today rolled back its earlier decision to prohibit analogue cable television broad...

Can you hear me now? Not likely if you’re in this Fort Worth neighborhood

Petersen said he can be driving on Old Granbury Road, getting close to his neighborhood, and his call will drop. The neighborhood heard of plans for a new cell ...

Trai eyes lifting infra-band spectrum cap; move may benefit Vodafone-Idea Cellular entity

In a move that promotes optimum spectrum efficiency and utilisation as well as encourages consolidation in the sector, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India...

Why Denver International Airport has the best cellular service in the city of Denver

The city may have terrible mobile service, but somehow Denver’s airport reigns supreme. Why? DAS. More than 1 million travelers passing through Denver Internat...

Trai favours removing cap on spectrum holding by telcos

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) on Tuesday recommended the removal of the intra-band cap of 50 per cent spectrum holding by operators in a circ...

Trai wants spectrum holding caps eased

fears the 25 per cent cap might restrict the capability to purchase additional spectrum in auctions. In the last auction held in October last year, there was no...

2 Minnesota pols accused of sexual misconduct will quit

Hours later, Republican Rep. Tony Cornish said he would step down by Dec. 1. Cornish was the subject of an external investigation in the House into widespread s...

2 Minnesota pols accused of sexual misconduct will quit

Hours later, Republican Rep. Tony Cornish said he would step down by Dec. 1. Cornish was the subject of an external investigation in the House into widespread s...

CBS News and PBS cut ties to Rose following sex allegations

Both organizations stressed the importance of providing a safe, professional workplace. Rose joins a lengthening list of media figures who have lost jobs becaus...

2 Minnesota pols accused of sexual misconduct will quit

Hours later, Republican Rep. Tony Cornish said he would step down by Dec. 1. Cornish was the subject of an external investigation in the House into widespread s...

2 Minnesota pols accused of sexual misconduct will quit

Hours later, Republican Rep. Tony Cornish said he would step down by Dec. 1. Cornish was the subject of an external investigation in the House into widespread s...

Cal Poly’s KCPR named one of the best college radio stations in the nation

KCPR, which was founded in 1968, is entirely student-run. This year, around 75 students are involved as DJs, in marketing and PR and other responsibilities, acc...

Cal Poly’s KCPR named one of the best college radio stations in the country

KCPR, which was founded in 1968, is entirely student-run. This year, around 75 students are involved as DJs, in marketing and PR and other responsibilities, acc...

A Dartmouth football coach punched out a press box window at Harvard Stadium and got ejected

Bill Belichick isn’t the only one who takes special teams seriously. An assistant coach for the Dartmouth football team reportedly punched out a press box windo...

WSAU Wisconsin Morning ... 5AM8AM

Ben Armstrong ben.armstrong@mwcradio.com Ben Armstrong grew up in the Metro Detroit area. At the age of four, Ben was recording himself pretending to be on the ...

Sean Hannity recorded saying AIDS is a 'gay disease'

REVEALED: Sean Hannity was fired from college radio show for claiming AIDS was a 'gay disease' transmitted by tears or saliva - and that anyone thinking homosex...

Top Story Shawn Mendes, Eminem among winners at MTV EMAs in London

LONDON (AP) — Shawn Mendes beat Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran to win the best-artist prize Sunday at the MTV EMAs, while U2 were proclaimed global icons in a show...

Top Story Shawn Mendes, Eminem among winners at MTV EMAs in London

LONDON (AP) — Shawn Mendes beat Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran to win the best-artist prize Sunday at the MTV EMAs, while U2 were proclaimed global icons in a show...

Top Story Shawn Mendes, Eminem among winners at MTV EMAs in London

LONDON (AP) — Shawn Mendes beat Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran to win the best-artist prize Sunday at the MTV EMAs, while U2 were proclaimed global icons in a show...

Top Story Shawn Mendes, Eminem among winners at MTV EMAs in London

LONDON (AP) — Shawn Mendes beat Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran to win the best-artist prize Sunday at the MTV EMAs, while U2 were proclaimed global icons in a show...

Top Story Shawn Mendes, Eminem among winners at MTV EMAs in London

LONDON (AP) — Shawn Mendes beat Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran to win the best-artist prize Sunday at the MTV EMAs, while U2 were proclaimed global icons in a show...