Bombardier Delivers First Global 7500 Aircraft in Indonesia

The world’s longest-range and most luxurious business jet joins a growing fleet of Global 7500 aircraft worldwide Bombardier’s refreshed portfolio of Global aircraft, engineered for comfort, wellness, convenience and a smooth ride, have long-range capabilities that make them ideally suited to customers in the Asia-Pacific region MONTREAL, June 18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Bombardier is pleased to announce the […]

Meltwater acquires business information company Owler for $24.5 million in a combination of cash and equity

SAN FRANCISCO, June 18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Meltwater B.V., a leading global SaaS provider of media intelligence and social analytics, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire crowd-sourcing company Owler, a Silicon Valley innovator in the $30 billion market for business information. Since its inception in 2011, Owler has grown its user base […]

Delta Coronavirus Variant Appears in Sri Lanka

The Delta variant of the coronavirus, first detected in India, has been detected in neighboring Sri Lanka. “It is the worst we could have imaged at such a time,” Dr.…

Georgia opens borders to Covid-negative visitors from ten more countries

PM-led Interagency Coordination Council decided to allow ten more countries to enter Georgia with a negative PCR test result provided upon arrival only. Moreover, children under 10 need no PCR…

S. Korea’s power consumption nearly rebounds to pre-pandemic level in April

SEOUL– South Korea’s electricity consumption nearly rebounded to the pre-pandemic level in April amid the recovery of industrial and business activities, data showed Friday. Asia’s fourth-largest economy used 41,900 gigawatt-hours…

Kim says N. Korea should be ready for both dialogue, confrontation with U.S.

SEOUL– North Korean leader Kim Jong-un said the country should be ready for both dialogue and, more importantly, confrontation with the United States, while calling for efforts to stably control…

Seoul stocks up late Fri. morning amid Fed’s impact

SEOUL– South Korean stocks trimmed part of earlier gains late Friday morning as investors digest the impact of the Fed’s faster-than-expected timeline for tapering. The benchmark Korea Composite Stock Price…

Fire at Coupang warehouse rages for over a day, 1 firefighter trapped

ICHEON, South Korea– A fire at a Coupang Inc. distribution center continued to burn Friday, more than a day after it broke out, with one firefighter trapped inside, officials said.…

PPP’s approval rises to new high since 2016 presidential corruption scandal: poll

SEOUL– The approval rating of the main opposition People Power Party (PPP) reached a fresh high since the 2016 corruption scandal of former conservative President Park Geun-hye, a new poll…

Brave Girls aims to become K-pop summer queen with new album

SEOUL– Brave Girls, a girl group that rose to surprise stardom at the brink of disbandment, said it wishes to become the new summer queen of the K-pop scene with…