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Digital is the future for EPC project delivery: Sunder Kalyanam, Petrofac

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2/21/2019 Photo: Group MD – E&C growth and Chairman of Petrofac India, Sunder Kalyanam. ST. HELIER, Jersey — Group MD – E&C growth and Chairman of Petrofac India, Sunder Kalyanam, has participated in a panel discussion focusing on ‘the blueprint for the digital success of all value chain partners’ at Chemtech 2019 in Mumbai, India. Traditionally, the Read More

Nike’s $350 ‘smart’ shoes are refusing to lace themselves following software update

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It’s bad enough when your phone or laptop is having technical difficulties, but that headache has now extended to footwear, after owners of Nike’s new smart sneakers have reported shoe malfunctions following an Android update. Owners of the newly released $350 Adapt BB shoes were unimpressed to find one of the pair of their new Read More

Smallpox bioterrorist attack could devastate planet for 10 years

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In August 2018, Australian scientists launched a complex international simulation dubbed, ‘Exercise Mataika’, which investigated a ‘worst-case scenario’ for a smallpox bioterrorist attack and the results are horrifying. Smallpox, one of the most infectious diseases known to man, was officially eradicated in 1980, but two officially known samples of the disease are held in secure Read More

Spectrum Global Solutions Receives Over $5.8 Million in New Contract Awards

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LONGWOOD, Fla., Feb. 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Spectrum Global Solutions, Inc. (OTC: SGSI) (“Spectrum Global” or the “Company”), a single-source provider of end-to-end next-generation wireless and wireline network solutions and professional services to the service provider (carrier) and corporate enterprise markets, today announces that year-to-date it has received over $5.8 million in new contract awards Read More

Netanyahu’s rivals join forces on ticket that could threaten Israeli PM’s hold on power

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s leadership could be under threat as two of his political rivals have announced they are merging parties to create a joint ticket that would see them take turns at being prime minister. Hosen L’Yisrael (Israel Resilience) chairman Benny Gantz and Yesh Atid chairman Yair Lapid will run as one ticket Read More

PG&E extends deadline for board nominations

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FILE PHOTO: PG&E crew work on power lines to repair damage caused by the Camp Fire in Paradise, California, U.S. November 21, 2018. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage/File Photo (Reuters) – PG&E Corp, which filed for bankruptcy last month in the wake of potential liabilities from California’s catastrophic wildfires, on Thursday extended the deadline by which investors must Read More

Why new report on May parliamentary elections spells trouble for the EU

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Anti-EU parties are on track to “paralyse decision-making” in Brussels after upcoming parliamentary elections in May, a new report claims. Does that spell serious problems for European politics? RT explains. The European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR) report describes the vote as “the most consequential parliamentary vote in the EU’s history” and says it is Read More

SK Hynix plans to spend $107 billion building four memory chip plants

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SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korea’s SK Hynix Inc on Thursday said it would spend $107 billion building four factories, as the memory chip maker seeks to maintain its competitiveness in the face of Chinese efforts to become a leading chipmaking nation. The logos of SK Hynix is seen at its headquarters in Seongnam, South Korea, Read More

Controversial Alaska gold-copper mine moves step closer to approval

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ANCHORAGE, Alaska (Reuters) – The world’s biggest undeveloped gold and copper mining project, planned in southwestern Alaska near the largest fishery for sockeye salmon globally, moved a step closer to approval on Wednesday after the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers released a draft environmental impact statement. The Pebble Mine would produce 70 million tons of Read More

U.S. judge dismisses boys' lawsuit against Trump climate rollbacks

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(Reuters) – A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit by two Pennsylvania boys and an environmental group seeking to stop U.S. President Donald Trump from rolling back regulations addressing climate change, saying the court does not have power to tell the White House what to do. Disagreeing with a judge overseeing a similar case in Read More