Les récents tirs de missiles nord-coréens n’ont pas «dérangé» Donald Trump

Un message adressé à Pyongyang, dans le but d’apaiser les tensions dans la péninsule coréenne ? Avant une partie de golf avec le Premier ministre japonais Shinzo Abe, dans la matinée du 26 mai, le président américain Donald Trump s’est fendu du tweet suivant : «La Corée du Nord a lancé quelques petites armes, ce qui a dérangé certains … Continue reading “Les récents tirs de missiles nord-coréens n’ont pas «dérangé» Donald Trump”

Autonomous shuttle trial starts at the National University of Singapore

May 26, 2019 Picture:  A fully autonomous shuttle is going on trial at the National University of Singapore’s (NUS) Kent Ridge campus, as part of a year-long study aimed at gauging the commercial viability of such a service. To be operated by ComfortDelGro’s wholly-owned subsidiary, ComfortDelGro Bus Pte Ltd, the EasyMile EZ10 autonomous bus shuttle, … Continue reading “Autonomous shuttle trial starts at the National University of Singapore”

​NTU Singapore and NUHS scientists develop swallowable self-inflating capsule to help tackle obesity

May 26, 2019 Picture:  A team from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) and the National University Health System (NUHS) has developed a self-inflating weight management capsule that could be used to treat obese patients. Called the EndoPil, the prototype capsule contains a balloon that can be self-inflated with a handheld magnet once it is … Continue reading “​NTU Singapore and NUHS scientists develop swallowable self-inflating capsule to help tackle obesity”

​NTU Singapore develops technology that can 3D-print a bathroom unit within a day

May 26, 2019 Picture:  Researchers from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) have developed the capability to 3D print an unfurnished bathroom in less than a day. After printing, the bathroom is furnished with toilet fittings to become a pre-fabricated unit, ready for use in construction projects. Its interior includes a sink, mirror, shower, toilet … Continue reading “​NTU Singapore develops technology that can 3D-print a bathroom unit within a day”

Trump Is Such a Loser He Torpedoed His Own North Korea Deal Because He Was Afraid of Heat at Home

Knew it was the right thing for peace and for his country. Decided to look for number one instead Here’s something you don’t expect to hear at a conference: “Send Lady Gaga to North Korea.” That was the most audacious idea emerging from a recent North Korea academic conference this past March at the University … Continue reading “Trump Is Such a Loser He Torpedoed His Own North Korea Deal Because He Was Afraid of Heat at Home”

Gaslighters of God

And Elohim Created Adam by William Blake, c. 1795 A number of evangelical Christians tell us that Donald Trump’s presidency is heaven sent, which indicates that they know God’s will and can even speak for God. In reality, they are using God to gaslight their followers and other citizens into believing that Trump’s presidency is … Continue reading “Gaslighters of God”

Les gauches européennes renouent-elles progressivement avec le protectionnisme ?

La question du protectionnisme pourrait être un élément de recomposition du Parlement européen. Ikars/ShutterstockLa récente approbation de l’accord de libre-échange entre l’Union européenne (UE) et Singapour, le premier signé avec un pays appartenant à l’Association des nations de l’Asie du Sud-Est (ASEAN), ne constitue pas une nouveauté dans la pratique commerciale européenne de ces dernières … Continue reading “Les gauches européennes renouent-elles progressivement avec le protectionnisme ?”

Self-Destructing Molecules Hold Key to Retard Superbug Development

May 23, 2019 Singapore, 23 May 2019 –( ASIA TODAY )– Singapore-based researchers have discovered a possible solution to impede the evolution of bacteria into superbugs that are resistant to drugs and therefore harder to kill. Building on a decade’s work on antimicrobial technologies, the multidisciplinary team from Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology (IBN) and … Continue reading “Self-Destructing Molecules Hold Key to Retard Superbug Development”

Molecules Swing Electrolytes across Membranes to Kill Cancer Cells

May 23, 2019 Singapore, 23 May 2019 –( ASIA TODAY )– Researchers from Singapore have designed the world’s first ‘molecular swing’ to transport electrolytes across cell membranes. In a recent paper1, the scientists from NanoBio Lab (NBL) and Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology of the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) demonstrated that their … Continue reading “Molecules Swing Electrolytes across Membranes to Kill Cancer Cells”

NIPPON Platform Has Established the Ninth Overseas Branch “NIPPON Platform OÜ” in Estonia

May 22, 2019 TOKYO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–NIPPON Platform Co., Ltd. (CEO: Jun Takagi, Tokyo, Japan) established the subsidiary “NIPPON Platform OÜ” in Estonia on 8 May 2019. This is the ninth overseas branch for NIPPON Platform. “Making Japan into a cashless society” and “Revitalizing local societies and rural development with small and medium-sized retailers” are the motto … Continue reading “NIPPON Platform Has Established the Ninth Overseas Branch “NIPPON Platform OÜ” in Estonia”

KDDI and SUMITOMO to enter Myanmar’s Mobile Game Industry

May 22, 2019 Picture:  TOKYO, May 22, 2019 – (JCN Newswire) – KDDI CORPORATION and SUMITOMO CORPORATION plan to jointly operate a mobile game publishing business in Myanmar through FUNCREATE MYANMAR LTD. (FCM), a subsidiary of Singapore-based joint venture FUNCREATE PTE. LTD. (FC). Both FC and FCM are assembling a repertoire of mobile device games … Continue reading “KDDI and SUMITOMO to enter Myanmar’s Mobile Game Industry”

ACROMEC Subsidiary Acropower signs with Chew’s Agriculture to build-own-operate a Waste-to-Energy Plant

May 22, 2019 Picture:  SINGAPORE, May 22, 2019 – (ACN Newswire) – ACROMEC Limited (“ACROMEC”; SGX: 1CH1), an established specialist engineering service provider in the field of controlled environments serving mainly the healthcare, pharmaceutical, biomedical science, research and academia sectors, today announced that its 80%-owned subsidiary Acropower Pte. Ltd. (“Acropower”) has signed an agreement (“Agreement”) … Continue reading “ACROMEC Subsidiary Acropower signs with Chew’s Agriculture to build-own-operate a Waste-to-Energy Plant”

Announcing the startup finalists for the 2019 edition of the Future Food Asia Award and the Startup SG winners ahead of the Future Food Asia Conference

May 21, 2019 Picture:  SINGAPORE –( ASIA TODAY )– Future Food Asia announced the 10 finalists that will vie for a US$ 100,000 grand prize at the upcoming Future Food Asia Conference taking place in Singapore 3-4 June 2019 – AgNet, Biotelliga, Inong Agriculture, Jai Kisan, MPT AgTech, RapidAIM, SaliCrop, SatSure, The Wave Talk and … Continue reading “Announcing the startup finalists for the 2019 edition of the Future Food Asia Award and the Startup SG winners ahead of the Future Food Asia Conference”

Armées oubliées de l’Asie britannique

On ignore généralement, en Occident, ce que fut la guerre en Asie. La colère que vient de susciter en Chine un nouveau manuel scolaire japonais a rappelé les crimes épouvantables commis par l’armée de Tokyo. Pourtant, celle-ci trouva des alliés dans les pays qu’elle occupait : des mouvements pour qui (…) / Asie, Asie du … Continue reading “Armées oubliées de l’Asie britannique”

Ateneo Graduate School of Business to Require Scores from the NMAT by GMAC™ for Admission to Business Graduate Program

May 20, 2019 Exam Adoption Grows in the Philippines, NMAT by GMAC™ Exam Now Available for On-Demand Testing MANILA, Philippines–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), a global association of leading graduate business schools, announced today that Ateneo GSB, a leading business school in the Asia Pacific region, will require NMAT by GMAC™ scores from … Continue reading “Ateneo Graduate School of Business to Require Scores from the NMAT by GMAC™ for Admission to Business Graduate Program”

L’armée indonésienne inspecte 7 avions de combat français

L’armée indonésienne a procédé, dimanche, à une inspection complète de 7 avions français de type Dassault Rafale, atterris d’urgence la veille, à la base aérienne du sultan Iskandar Muda dans la province d’Aceh, au nord de l’île Sumatra. L’info a été révélée par l’Associated Press (AP), citant une source militaire indonésienne, selon laquelle cet atterrissage … Continue reading “L’armée indonésienne inspecte 7 avions de combat français”

Pyongyang demande l’aide de l’Onu pour récupérer un cargo saisi par les États-Unis, «pays gangster»

La Corée du Nord a appelé les Nations unies à prendre des «mesures urgentes» pour l’aider à récupérer un cargo saisi par les États-Unis, qualifié de «pays gangster». La Corée du Nord a demandé l’aide de l’Onu pour récupérer un cargo saisi au début du mois de mai par les États-Unis. Dans une lettre adressée … Continue reading “Pyongyang demande l’aide de l’Onu pour récupérer un cargo saisi par les États-Unis, «pays gangster»”

Geylang Serai Dazzles with close to 50 Light Installations for Hari Raya Light Up 2019

May 17, 2019 Picture:  Kampung spirit brought to life with light displays of cultural icons and community events SINGAPORE, May 17, 2019 – (ACN Newswire) – Geylang Serai will be bathed in a sea of colourful lights from 3 May to 16 June 2019 as Hari Raya Light Up 2019 returns with a visual feast … Continue reading “Geylang Serai Dazzles with close to 50 Light Installations for Hari Raya Light Up 2019”

The Pompeo Smirk

No wonder Mr. Pompeo awkwardly laughed or, as it was described by some observers, “smirked,” when asked about the reports of the execution of four of the people with whom Mr. Trump and Mr. Pompeo had been negotiating a few shorts months ago. Their roles might have been reversed. The smirk made its appearance when … Continue reading “The Pompeo Smirk”

Bitmain and BitDeer Join Forces in New Marketing Initiatives

May 16, 2019 SINGAPORE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–BitDeer.com is excited to announce that the leading computing power-sharing platform is joining forces with China’s crypto mining giant Bitmain to forge a strategic brand alliance. The partnership has been kicked off through a series of cross-marketing initiatives with Antminer, BTC.com, and AntPool, three of Bitmain’s major subsidiary product lines. BTC.com … Continue reading “Bitmain and BitDeer Join Forces in New Marketing Initiatives”

Are Trump Tariffs the Wake Up Call China Needs to Stop Subsidizing the US, Unchain the Yuan, and Bury the Dollar?

For decades now China has kept its currency undervalued to the dollar and the US and China have both acted as if this was a boon to China. It is anything but. Yes, by keeping the yuan low China makes it easier for its good to compete on the American market, but only at the … Continue reading “Are Trump Tariffs the Wake Up Call China Needs to Stop Subsidizing the US, Unchain the Yuan, and Bury the Dollar?”

AirMap rolls out partnerships with NASA and the FAA in the United States and plans to expand business in APAC

May 15, 2019 Picture:  HONG KONG, 15 May, 2019 –( ASIA TODAY )– AirMap, the leading global airspace intelligence platform for drones, announced that it has been recently selected as a program partner for NASA’s TCL4 trials in the U.S. states of Texas and Nevada, along with the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) UAS Traffic Management … Continue reading “AirMap rolls out partnerships with NASA and the FAA in the United States and plans to expand business in APAC”

Haryana Entrepreneur Turns 5,000+ Kg of Waste Cooking Oil into Biofuel Every Day!

Three liquid-carrying tanker trucks stand outside a popular food chain outlet in Bawal, Haryana. They are here to collect the used cooking oil from the outlet that offers a wide range of fried food items. After using the oil twice, the restaurant is left with only one choice—to dispose of it. The high-quality oil finds … Continue reading “Haryana Entrepreneur Turns 5,000+ Kg of Waste Cooking Oil into Biofuel Every Day!”

ACA Leaders Forum 2019: Unlocking Potential for Cosmetics Businesses in Southeast Asia

May 14, 2019 Singapore, 14 May 2019 –( ASIA TODAY )– In just two months, trade professionals from the cosmetics and personal care industry will gather in Singapore for the ACA Leaders Forum 2019. Organised by Southeast Asia’s cosmetics association – ASEAN Cosmetics Association (ACA), the event will take place on 24 July in the … Continue reading “ACA Leaders Forum 2019: Unlocking Potential for Cosmetics Businesses in Southeast Asia”

Singapore AI Company, AIQ, Announces Partnerships in Russia With Publicis Media Russia and VK.com, Russia’s Top Social Media

May 14, 2019 Over 105 Million Downloads from Partners’ Applications Using AIQ’s Technology to Date SINGAPORE & ST. PETERSBURG, Russia–(BUSINESS WIRE)–AIQ Pte Ltd, the Singapore-based AI startup with proprietary computer vision AI technology that transforms businesses in today’s increasingly mobile-first, online world, announced new partnerships with Publicis Media Russia (global leader in marketing, communication and … Continue reading “Singapore AI Company, AIQ, Announces Partnerships in Russia With Publicis Media Russia and VK.com, Russia’s Top Social Media”

Did a Third Party Hit Saudi Tankers to Push America to War With Iran?

Editor’s Note: Britain’s reaction has been to says the incident highlights the danger of “a conflict happening by accident” between the US and Iran. However if ships are damaged by mines that is no accident. Video has emerged showing damage to the Norwegian-flagged oil tanker Andrea Victory following a purported “sabotage” attack on multiple oil tankers off the coast of … Continue reading “Did a Third Party Hit Saudi Tankers to Push America to War With Iran?”

Singapore Ride-Hailing Firm Tada Launches In Cambodia

May 13, 2019 Picture:  Ride-hailing company Tada, a brand of Singapore-based tech firm MVL Technology, announced that it has entered Cambodia through a first branch in Phnom Penh. Tada claims to be one of the first consumer applications in the world to utilise blockchain technology. It promises zero commission taken from the drivers. The app … Continue reading “Singapore Ride-Hailing Firm Tada Launches In Cambodia”

Interprétation du discours du président Poutine au Forum 2019 des Nouvelles Routes de la Soie

Par Andrew Korybko – Le 27 avril 2019 – Source orientalreview.org Le président Poutine n’a laissé aucune place au doute, en proclamant fièrement que la Russie ainsi que l’Union Économique Eurasiatique, organisation d’intégration régionale pilotée par la Russie, opéraient une fusion stratégique avec la Chine et son projet La Ceinture et la Route. Ce processus aura des … Continue reading “Interprétation du discours du président Poutine au Forum 2019 des Nouvelles Routes de la Soie”

Ephéméride des luttes : 12 mai

Aujourd’hui 12 mai, la vie et la mort se croisent dans l’éphéméride des luttes, mais les grèves continuent, tout comme la volonté d’en finir avec toutes les structures d’oppression et d’exploitation. Aujourd’hui, on récupère des entreprises, on fait sauter des banques, on pleure des camarades. 1894 : A Paris, une bombe anarchiste explose devant l’hôtel … Continue reading “Ephéméride des luttes : 12 mai”

La Suisse lave plus blanc. Mais ça pue quand même… Boîte de réception x

Algérie : la belle-fille d’Issad Rebrab et le paradis fiscal d’Obwald De notre correspondant à Genève, Ian Hamel, LePoint.fr, le J. 09/05/2019 à 12:06 Pui Yan Leung, la belle-fille de l’homme le plus riche d’Algérie, est à la tête d’une société perdue au milieu des vaches. Pour vouloir s’installer à Sarnen, la capitale du demi-canton … Continue reading “La Suisse lave plus blanc. Mais ça pue quand même… Boîte de réception x”

INFICON Recognized with Supplier Excellence Award from ON Semiconductor

May 10, 2019 FabGuard Software Brings Efficiency and Cost Savings to ON Semiconductor Processes EAST SYRACUSE, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–INFICON Inc., a leading supplier of vacuum instrumentation and process control software to the semiconductor manufacturing industry, has been recognized by ON Semiconductor as their 2018 Front End Site Supplier of the Year. Jeffrey P. Wincel, Vice President … Continue reading “INFICON Recognized with Supplier Excellence Award from ON Semiconductor”

Islam and Environmentalism

by Austin Bodetti Across the Global South, community leaders, politicians, and scientists are wrestling with how to rally their compatriots to combat climate change and prepare their countries for the dangers of environmental degradation. In several corners of the Muslim world, academics and environmentalists have looked for inspiration from a source that has mobilized countless … Continue reading “Islam and Environmentalism”

Nouvel accès de fièvre entre les États-Unis et la Corée du Nord

La justice américaine annonce la saisie d’un cargo nord-coréen accusé de violer les sanctions visant le pays, dans un contexte déjà tendu après le lancement de deux missiles. Pyongyang, qui a déjà effectué des tirs il y a moins d’une semaine, aurait procédé jeudi au tir de deux missiles au moment où l’émissaire américain pour … Continue reading “Nouvel accès de fièvre entre les États-Unis et la Corée du Nord”

L’armée sud-coréenne affirme que Pyongyang a tiré deux missiles

Pyongyang aurait procédé ce 9 mai au tir de deux missiles alors que l’émissaire américain pour la Corée du Nord Stephen Biegun est en visite à Séoul, selon un communiqué de l’armée sud-coréenne. Celle-ci affirme que la Corée du Nord a «tiré ce qui semble être deux missiles de courte portée». Les tirs auraient été effectués vers l’est sur des distances respectives … Continue reading “L’armée sud-coréenne affirme que Pyongyang a tiré deux missiles”

Italy showcases its eminent wines from over 60 wineries at the Gambero Rosso Top Italian Wines Roadshow 2019

May 06, 2019 Picture:  Singapore, 6 May 2019 –( ASIA TODAY )– The annual Gambero Rosso’s Top Italian Wines Roadshow opens its doors today to showcase and celebrate an exquisite collection of fine wines from Italy’s renowned wineries and wine estates. The annual show is an important international event on the calendar of the wine … Continue reading “Italy showcases its eminent wines from over 60 wineries at the Gambero Rosso Top Italian Wines Roadshow 2019”

QNET Global Convention brings 13,000 Entrepreneurs to Penang

May 06, 2019 Picture:  Penang, Malaysia –( ASIA TODAY )– Prominent Asian direct selling company, QNET hosted a five-day global convention here recently, bringing together around 13,000 entrepreneurs from around the world to the island state. The high energy convention saw distributors of QNET from more than 30 countries converge at the Subterranean Penang International … Continue reading “QNET Global Convention brings 13,000 Entrepreneurs to Penang”

ADDING MULTIMEDIA Tricor Accelerates China Outbound Business with Acquisition of Richful Deyong

May 06, 2019 Acquisition firmly establishes Tricor as Asia’s Leading Business Expansion Specialist HONG KONG–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Tricor Group (Tricor), Asia’s leading provider of business, corporate, investor and debt administration services, has acquired Richful Deyong (RFDY), a Hong Kong-based provider of integrated corporate and business services, focused on supporting mainland Chinese companies in their international corporate activities. … Continue reading “ADDING MULTIMEDIA Tricor Accelerates China Outbound Business with Acquisition of Richful Deyong”

Kulicke & Soffa to Participate in SEMICON Southeast Asia 2019

May 06, 2019 SINGAPORE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Kulicke & Soffa Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: KLIC) (“Kulicke & Soffa”, “K&S” or the “Company”), announced today that it will be participating at the SEMICON Southeast Asia (SEA) 2019 trade show at MITEC in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, from May 7 through 9, 2019. Kulicke & Soffa’s Hybrid equipment will be featured at … Continue reading “Kulicke & Soffa to Participate in SEMICON Southeast Asia 2019”

JOJ 2022 Mise en place du basket à 3×3 : Le Cnoss demande à la Fédé d’accélérer la cadence

Le Comité national olympique et sportif sénégalais (Cnoss) a demandé à la Fédération sénégalaise de basket de prendre les dispositions idoines pour la mise en place du basket à 3×3, l’une des épreuves choisies pour les prochains Jeux olympiques de la jeunesse (Joj), prévus en 2022 au Sénégal. A trois ans du coup d’envoi de … Continue reading “JOJ 2022 Mise en place du basket à 3×3 : Le Cnoss demande à la Fédé d’accélérer la cadence”

La Corée du Nord tire plusieurs missiles en mer du Japon

La Corée du Nord a tiré samedi plusieurs missiles à courte portée en direction de la mer du Japon, a annoncé l’armée sud-coréenne, alors que le processus de dénucléarisation de Pyongyang est dans l’impasse. La Corée du Nord «a lancé plusieurs missiles à courte portée depuis la péninsule de Hodo, près de la ville côtière … Continue reading “La Corée du Nord tire plusieurs missiles en mer du Japon”