Introducing Dtravel, a Blockchain-based Airbnb Rival

Dtravel addresses the sharing economy’s trust problem, giving hosts and guests more control, ownership, and lower fees than existing platforms. SYDNEY, Australia, June 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Former executives from Airbnb, Expedia, and other global technology companies have joined forces with Binance-backed Travala.com to launch Dtravel, a decentralized platform for the home-sharing economy facilitating short and […]

Informa Pharma Intelligence Launches Citeline Study Feasibility to Accelerate Clinical Trial Timelines

New platform will employ machine learning to provide clinical trial sponsors with crucial insights to model feasibility scenarios in seconds NEW YORK, June 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Informa Pharma Intelligence, the global business intelligence provider for the biopharma industry, today announced the launch of Citeline Study Feasibility – an AI-driven platform that delivers predictive analytics […]

North Korea Hints at ‘Prolonged’ COVID Lockdown

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un warned of “prolonged” anti-coronavirus measures, the latest indication his country’s strict lockdown will not end anytime soon. During a meeting of ruling party leaders,…

New BTS Japanese album ships 1.1 mln units on 1st day: agency

SEOUL– A Japanese-language compilation album of BTS songs has shipped 1.1 million units on its first day, the band’s agency said Wednesday. Shipments of “BTS, The Best,” the seven-piece band’s…

Local governments offer incentives for vaccinations

SEOUL– From free tickets to discounted travel, and to advantages in hiring, local governments are offering various incentives to encourage people to get vaccinated against COVID-19. As of Tuesday, 25.7…

S. Korea reports 2nd COVID-19 vaccine-induced blood clotting case

SEOUL– South Korea has reported its second case of unusual blood clotting in a recipient of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine, health authorities said Wednesday. The Korea Disease Control and Prevention…

Air Force legal offices raided over death of sexually abused soldier

SEOUL– Defense ministry investigators raided the offices of the Air Force’s legal affairs department Wednesday over the suicide of a sexually harassed noncommissioned officer as part of a sprawling investigation…

DP pushing to include cashback for credit card spending in upcoming extra budget: chief

SEOUL– The ruling Democratic Party (DP) will push to include not only universal COVID-19 stimulus checks and support schemes for small businesses but also special cashback rewards for credit card…

BamBam kicks off solo career with debut Korean EP ‘riBBon’

SEOUL– BamBam, the versatile Thai rapper-singer from disbanded K-pop boy band GOT7, has taken his first step as a solo artist with his new album “riBBon,” which he wrote. The…

Samsung Display labor union set to go on 1st-ever strike next week

SEOUL– The labor union of major display maker Samsung Display Co. said Wednesday its union leadership plans to go on strike next week, as the union and the management failed…