Tuesday , December 7th , 2021  

Lantronix Named Member of the Qualcomm Automotive Solutions Ecosystem Program

IRVINE, Calif., Dec. 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Lantronix Inc. (NASDAQ: LTRX), a global provider of secure turnkey solutions for the Intelligent IT and the Internet of Things (IoT), today announced it has been named a member of the Qualcomm Authorized Design Center Program's automotive program. A long–time Qualcomm Advantage Network member, Lantronix joined the invitation–only...

Time for Public Conversation, Justice after ‘Blasphemy’ killing in Pakistan, say Rights Activists

Many in the crowd taking videos of the extrajudicial killing in Sialkot. By Zofeen EbrahimKARACHI, Dec 7 2021 – Mukhtiar’s heart sank when he saw the grisly incident of lynching of a man in the industrial city of Sialkot, in Punjab province. The videos, taken on cell phones and put online, showed 49-year-old Priyantha Kumara Diyawadanage, a Sri Lankan national and manager of a garment factory,...

Omicron & Developing Countries – Where Threats are the Greatest

A woman receives a dose of a COVID-19 vaccine at a health clinic in Garowe, Somalia. As scientists continue to investigate the Omicron COVID-19 variant, the World Health Organization (WHO) last week urged countries not to panic but to prepare for its likely spread. Credit: UNICEF/Ismael Taxta By Alexander Kozul-WrightGENEVA, Dec 7 2021 – On 25 November, news emerged from South Africa of a new...

Climate Change: Adapt for the Future, Not the Past

By Anis Chowdhury and Jomo Kwame SundaramSYDNEY and KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 7 2021 – Funding for developing countries to address global warming is grossly inadequate. Very little finance is for adaptation to climate change, the urgent need of countries most adversely affected. Also, adaptation needs to be forward-looking rather than only addressing accumulated problems. Anis Chowdhury Suicide pact? Climate...

Eternity Technologies Launches “Quasar” a new generation of Carbon Nano Motive Batteries Made in UAE

Leading industrial battery manufacturer Eternity Technologies is launching QUASAR, a new range of Carbon Nano Motive batteries to deliver more power, longer run times and faster recharge versus conventional lead batteries. Designed mainly for the heavy–duty material handling market such as electric forklift trucks, QUASAR batteries can be fully charged in just four hours and with opportunity...

Anaqua and ASU Co., Ltd. Announce Strategic Partnership

TOKYO, Dec. 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Anaqua, the leading provider of innovation and intellectual property management solutions, and ASU Co., Ltd. (ASU), one of the foremost companies in Japan providing support for IP management systems in Japan, today have announced a strategic partnership. Through this collaboration, the two companies will work together to support customers in their migration...

Anaqua and ASU Co., Ltd. Announce Strategic Partnership

TOKYO, Dec. 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Anaqua, the leading provider of innovation and intellectual property management solutions, and ASU Co., Ltd. (ASU), one of the foremost companies in Japan providing support for IP management systems in Japan, today have announced a strategic partnership. Through this collaboration, the two companies will work together to support customers in their migration...

FXCM wins Best Forex Trading Platform at the Shares Awards 2021

LONDON and SYDNEY, Australia and JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, Dec. 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — FXCM Group, LLC ("FXCM Group' or "FXCM'), the leading international provider of online foreign exchange (FX) trading, CFD trading, cryptocurrencies and related services, has today announced that it has won the Best Forex Trading Platform award at the 2021 Shares Awards. The award...

Africa Should Bargain Hard for COVID Vaccine Equity: Lessons from Indonesia during Avian Flu

The Republic of Congo received just over 300,000 doses of the COVID vaccines through the COVAX Facility in August 2021. The international COVAX initiative aimed at guaranteeing global access to the vaccines, recently announced that it was being forced to slash planned deliveries to Africa, by around 150 million doses this year. The scheme is now expected to deliver 470 million doses through the end...

Global Arms Industry Thrives Amid Worldwide Pandemic Devastation

A US Army soldier coaches an Afghan National Police officer in a bygone era before US forces withdrew from Afghanistan in August 2021. Credit: The US Army/Flickr via SIPRI By Thalif DeenUNITED NATIONS, Dec 6 2021 – The 21-month long pandemic, which began with the outbreak of the deadly corona virus back in March 2020, ravaged hundreds and thousands of businesses and industries resulting either...