NASA’s DART spacecraft successfully hits target asteroid

       

This screengrab made from NASA live feed on Sept 26, 2022, shows Dimorphos just before the Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART) made impact with the asteroid, as watched by the NASA team (bottom left) at DART headquarters in Laurel, Maryland. (NASA / AFP) NASA's DART spacecraft successfully slammed into a distant asteroid at hypersonic speed on Monday in a test of the world's first planetary …

Hurricane Ian begins to lash Cuba with heavy winds, rain

       

Jesus Rodrigues takes wood to his vehicle outside a Home Depot store in preparation for the arrival of Hurricane Ian on Sept 26, 2022, in Orlando, Florida. (PHELAN M. EBENHACK / AP) BATABANO, Cuba – The first strong winds ahead of Hurricane Ian began to pound Cuban coastal villages late on Monday as officials rushed to evacuate residents, secure boats and batten down homes amid …

Canada to remove all COVID-19 travel restrictions from Oct 1

       

People board a Boeing 737 MAX plane operated by Air Canada at Edmonton International Airport in Alberta, Canada, on July 27, 2022. (TED SHAFFREY / AP) OTTAWA / MOSCOW / NEW YORK – Canada will drop all COVID-19 restrictions for travelers from Oct 1, including vaccination and masking requirements for flights and trains, the government said on Monday. The move is likely to boost the Canadian travel …

Edward Snowden granted Russian citizenship

       

Edward Snowden is seen on the screen during a live remote interview at CeBIT 2015 in Hanover, Germany, on March 18, 2015. (ZHANG FAN / XINHUA) MOSCOW – Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree on Monday granting Russian citizenship to former US National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden. Snowden, who revealed in 2013 that the US government had been spying on the email and …

Solar Energy Future MALAYSIA 2022 is on Fire

       

KUALA LUMPUR, Sep 27, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Malaysia’s 2025 target to have 31% of total power capacity from renewable energy sources is expected to be supported by the strong solar sector growth. Based on SEDA Malaysia, the total potential of solar PV in Malaysia reaches 269GW, deriving from 210GW for ground-mounted, 42GW for rooftop, and 17GW for FPV. How exactly should …

Focally unveils the world’s first Full colour Micro-led based true AR glasses with fully see-through display and USound MEMS speakers’ technology

       

GRAZ, Austria, Sep 27, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – USound, the leading provider of micro-electro-mechanical systems (MEMS) loudspeakers for hearables and wearables, announces the cooperation with the Indian company Focally on the first generation of their Universe AR Glasses. Focally’s Universe AR glasses featuring state-of-the-art USound audio technology, optical display system and hardware that enables spatial computing. (Credits: Focally) Preview of Focally’s Universe …

Tech-titans unite to redefine the future of Cloud and Sustainable Data Centers in Dubai

       

DUBAI, Sep 26, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Dubai has made exceptional progress in cloud adoption and is well on its way to emerge as a role model for the entire world. Keeping up with this pace, the 17th global edition of World Cloud Show is scheduled to take place at The Address Mall on September 27- 28, 2022 – to discuss, deliberate, …

NASA asteroid-deflecting spacecraft nears impact with target

       

In this Sept 12, 2022 file photo, a placard hangs on the wall during the Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART) Technology Media Workshop Telecon Briefing and tour at the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory in Laurel, Maryland, ahead of the Sept 26 project test mission. (JIM WATSON / AFP) Ten months after launch, NASA's asteroid-deflecting DART spacecraft neared a planned impact with its target on …

Less Than a Month to go for Jordan’s Largest Tech Expo for Start-ups

       

AMMAN, JORDAN, Sep 26, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan’s is preparing for the very first edition of the country’s largest tech expo for start-ups, Jordan StartUp Expo 2022 (https://jordanstartupexpo.com), organised by The Future Event Media & Productions (https://thefuture-event.com), on 19-20 October 2022 at the St. Regis, Amman. Jordan’s start-up ecosystem being ranked 3rd in the Middle East & …

Hitachi Astemo Receives EV e-Axle Orders from Honda, and will Further Expand its Electrification Business

       

TOKYO, Sep 26, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – As a global leader in electrification, Hitachi Astemo, Ltd. has received electric axle (e-Axle) orders for mid-size and large-size battery-electric vehicles from Honda Motor Co., Ltd., slated for a global rollout in 2026. Image of the electric axle Hitachi Astemo as a systems integrator will deliver a high-performance, integrated drive unit for Honda, with the …

Eisai: Metoject Subcutaneous Injection Syringe (Methotrexate) Approved in Japan for Rheumatoid Arthritis

       

TOKYO, Sep 26, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Eisai Co., Ltd. and nippon medac Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of medac Gesellschaft fur klinische Spezialpraparate mbH announced today that they have obtained manufacturing and marketing approval from the Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare for the indication of the anti-rheumatic agent “Metoject Subcutaneous Injection 7.5mg syringe 0.15mL, 10mg syringe 0.20mL, 12.5mg syringe 0.25mL …

Gunman kills nine in Russian school shooting

       

In this file photo on May 13, 2021, police investigators work at the scene after a shooting in Kazan, Russia. (DMITRI LOVETSKY / AP) MOSCOW – A gunman killed nine people, including five children, at a school in Russia on Monday before committing suicide, investigators said. The motive for the shooting in Izhevsk, capital of the Udmurtia region about 970 km (600 miles) east of …

Report: German chancellor Scholz tests positive for COVID

       

German Chancellor Olaf Scholz speaks during the Global Fund's Seventh Replenishment Conference on Sept 21, 2022, in New York. (EVAN VUCCI / AP) MADRID / MOSCOW / PARIS / BERLIN – German Chancellor Olaf Scholz has tested positive for coronavirus and is showing mild symptoms, the TV news channel ntv reported on Monday. The chancellor is isolating, ntv said, citing Scholz's spokesperson. People wait to undergo …

Tropical Storm Ian to pound Cuba as it becomes major hurricane

       

This satellite image provided by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration shows Tropical Storm Ian over the central Caribbean on Sept 24, 2022. (NOAA VIA AP) HAVANA – Tropical Storm Ian hurtled toward western Cuba on Sunday, prompting the government to evacuate tourists amid expectations of life-threatening storm surges as it turns into a hurricane on Monday, according to the National Hurricane Center. Ian had …

‘DK Mobile: Genesis’, the First On-Chain Game of ITSBLOC, Starting Pre-Register

       

Seoul, Korea, Sept 26, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – The third series of ‘DK Mobile’, the first on-chain game of ITSBLOC, Global Web 3.0 Gaming Platform based on Ethereum L2 Polygon is taking off with its Pre-Register. It was announced that pre-register for the global version of “DK Mobile: Genesis” were started from September 22 by Ntrance Corp.(Developer of DK Mobile) in line …

AEON Credit 1H2022 Revenue Up by 11.8% to HK$571.7 Million

       

HONG KONG, Sep 26, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – AEON Credit Service (Asia) Company Limited (“AEON Credit” or the “Group”; Stock Code: 00900) today announced its interim results for the six months ended 31st August 2022 (“1H2022” or the “reporting period”). During the reporting period, the Group’s revenue was up by 11.8% year-on-year to HK$571.7 million and profit after tax increased by 2.6% …