Industrial Machinery / Equipment (Legacy)

As Venezuela pumps below OPEC target, oil rivals begin filling gap

As Venezuela pumps below OPEC target, oil rivals begin filling gap

Published 20/11/2017

FILE PHOTO: A boat is seen close to oil installations at Lake Maracaibo in Cabimas, Venezuela October 5, 2017. Picture taken October 5, 2017. REUTERS/Isaac [more…]

New ARV drugs, early diagnosis key to beating AIDS epidemic: UNAIDS

New ARV drugs, early diagnosis key to beating AIDS epidemic: UNAIDS

Published 20/11/2017

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - Developing new front-line antiretroviral (ARV) drugs and using technology for early diagnosis are among key steps needed to sustain momentum in [more…]

Release of Indian film about Rajput queen delayed after protests

Release of Indian film about Rajput queen delayed after protests

Published 19/11/2017

The producers of "Padmavati" - a Bollywood movie based on an epic poem about a Rajput queen, said on Sunday they had indefinitely delayed the release of the film, which has been accused of distorting history and has sparked protests. [more…]

India gives ‘king of sweets’ a geographical tag to end bitter rivalry

India gives ‘king of sweets’ a geographical tag to end bitter rivalry

Published 14/11/2017

India has awarded a "geographical indications" tag to rosogolla, the king of Indian sweets, after a years-long battle between two neighboring states over the ownership rights. [more…]

Canada`s Trudeau raises rights issues as Asia summit winds down

Canada`s Trudeau raises rights issues as Asia summit winds down

Published 14/11/2017

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau raised the plight of Rohingya refugees and extra-judicial killings in the Philippines at a summit of Asian and Western leaders on Tuesday, sensitive human rights issues skirted by almost all the others. [more…]

Uber`s South Asia policy chief quits in latest senior departure

Uber`s South Asia policy chief quits in latest senior departure

Published 14/11/2017

Uber's [UBER.UL] chief of policy for India and South Asia has quit, two sources familiar with the matter said on Monday, in the latest high-level departure at the online taxi company. [more…]

Sesame Street goes global to teach kids about money

Sesame Street goes global to teach kids about money

Published 13/11/2017

Translating money messages to 100 million kids around the world is not a feat for ordinary humans - you need monsters. [more…]

India to spray capital from on high amid deepening smog emergency

India to spray capital from on high amid deepening smog emergency

Published 10/11/2017

India plans to spray water over its capital, New Delhi, to combat toxic smog that has triggered a pollution emergency, officials said on Friday, with conditions expected to worsen over the weekend. [more…]

Rise of the machines: Philippine outsourcing industry braces for AI

Rise of the machines: Philippine outsourcing industry braces for AI

Published 10/11/2017

The outsourcing industry in the Philippines, which has dethroned India as the country with the most call centers in the world, is worried that the rise of artificial intelligence (AI) will eat into the $23 billion sector. [more…]

Australia can breathe easy after 17th century map restored

Australia can breathe easy after 17th century map restored

Published 07/11/2017

A 17th century map of Australia, predating British settlement, has gone on display for the first time after suffering extensive damage while purportedly housed for hundreds of years in a Swedish warehouse. [more…]