Daily Archives: July 24, 2020

CCECC Holds ‘Cloud Open Day’ on Lagos-Ibadan Railway Project

LAGOS, Nigeria, July 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — An open day event was held by China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC), which is affiliated with China Railway Construction Corporation Limited (CRCC), on July 24 to brief international audiences on the progress of the Lagos-Ibadan Railway project and the life of workers there from a 360-degree multifaceted […]

Shares retreat globally on U.S.-China tensions, gold soars

New York,  Shares worldwide skidded further on Friday as a pickup in U.S. and European business activity did little to ease jitters about rising U.S.-China tensions, while gold broke above $1,900 an ounce on its march toward a record high.   In a tit-for-tat move, Beijing ordered Washington to close the U.S. consulate in Chengdu

WHO reports record daily increase in global coronavirus cases, up over 284,000

Geneva,  The World Health Organization reported a record increase in global coronavirus cases on Friday, with the total rising by 284,196 in 24 hours.   According to Reuters, deaths rose by 9,753, the biggest one-day increase since a record high of 9,797 deaths on April 30.   The previous WHO record for new cases was

UAE underlines need to balance health and economic recovery at Second Extraordinary G-20 Sherpa Meeting

His Excellency Ahmed Ali Al Sayegh, Minister of State and UAE Sherpa, has underlined the challenges countries continue to face from COVID-19, during the Second Extraordinary G-20 Sherpa Meeting on Friday 24 July. The UAE attended in its capacity as a guest invitee at the Group of 20 (G-20) Summit, which will take place in

‫ SP Jain School of Global Management تطرح برنامج بكالوريوس إدارة الأعمال “BBA” الأكثر مرونة على مستوى العالم

دبي، الإمارات العربية المتحدة, 24 يوليو / تموز 2020 /PRNewswire/ — أعلنت كلية SP Jain للإدارة العالمية مؤخرًا عن طرحها برنامج جديد تمامًا يُمنح من مقرها في دبي للحصول على بكالوريوس إدارة الأعمال مدته 4 سنوات. وقد جاء هذا الإعلان لتلبية احتياجات الطلاب وأولياء الأمور ممن يفضلون المكوث في منازلهم أو بالقرب منها في خضم ظروف عدم […]

Intelligent traffic management: helping vehicles to flow through an ancient city

Traffic continues to grow in every major city. But how do you beat congestion in these restricted urban spaces? In China’s ancient-walled city of Xi’an, they’re adopting an intelligent traffic management system based on Hikvision technology – and boosting traffic flow while reducing journey time. HANGZHOU, China, July 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The Chinese city of […]

CGTN: Xi Jinping inspects NE China’s Jilin Province

BEIJING, July 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Chinese President Xi Jinping, also general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, on Wednesday inspected northeast China’s Jilin Province. In Lishu County in Siping City, Xi visited the demonstration zone and farmers’ cooperative at a green food raw material production base. He learned about the area’s […]

Secretary Elaine Chao Unveils Guidance Document for Regulation of Hyperloop Months Ahead of Schedule and Establishes Eligibility for Project Funding

Announcement shows USDOT’s commitment to advancing next-generation transportation technology WASHINGTON, July 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today, US Department of Transportation (USDOT) Secretary Elaine Chao and the Non-Traditional and Emerging Transportation Technology (NETT) Council unveiled the guidance document on a clear regulatory framework for hyperloop in the United States. “This guidance bridges the gap between […]