Daily Archives: August 1, 2020

Apple removes thousands of game apps from China store – research firm

Shanghai, Apple Inc removed 29,800 apps from its Chinese app store on Saturday, including more than 26,000 games, according to data from research firm Qimai.   The takedowns come amid a crackdown on unlicensed games by Chinese authorities.   Apple did not immediately respond to a request for comment, a report by Reuters said.  

Samsung Electronics to halt production at its last computer factory in China

Seoul, Samsung Electronics Co (005930.KS) will halt operations of its last computer factory in China, the South Korean tech giant said on Saturday, the latest manufacturer to shift production from the world’s second-biggest economy.   Companies are rethinking their production and supply chains amid rising Chinese labour costs, a U.S.-China trade war and the blow

UAE: 254 cases; 346 recoveries.

Abu Dhabi, The Ministry of Health and Prevention reported 254  cases after conducting 42268 additional COVID-19 tests over the past 24 hours, taking the total to 60,223 infections.   It pointed out that an additional 346 individuals had fully recovered from COVID-19, bringing the total number of recoveries to 54,255. No fatalities were reported.    

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed exchanges Eid greetings with GCC Secretary General

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, exchanged Eid Al Adha greetings with Secretary General of Gulf Cooperation Council, GCC, for Arab States, Dr. Naif Al Hajraf. In a phone call , the two sides discussed the state of affairs of the GCC joint action and a range

CGTN:Why Chinese military enjoys extensive support from the people

BEIJING, Aug. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Two serious disasters stroke China this year – the COVID-19 pandemic and catastrophic floods along the Yangtze River in a scale unprecedented in over two decades. The Chinese military troops have played significant roles in disaster relief. Officially known as the Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA), the country’s military […]

Rihanna Launches Fenty Skin

Clean, Uncomplicated, Effective Skincare for All “Fenty Skin is my vision of the new culture of skincare – I wanted to create amazing products that really work, that are easy to use, and everyone can apply it.” – Rihanna SAN FRANCISCO, July 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Rihanna, in partnership with Kendo Brands, a LVMH-owned beauty […]