Toyota Tsusho, IIJ, NEC, and NTT Com Sign Contract with Uzbektelecom for Telecommunications Infrastructure Development Project

       

TOKYO, Jan 27, 2023 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Toyota Tsusho Corporation (“Toyota Tsusho”), Internet Initiative Japan Inc. (“IIJ”), NEC Corporation (“NEC”), and NTT Communications Corporation (“NTT Com”) announced today the conclusion of a contract with JSC Uzbektelecom (“Uzbektelecom”), a state-owned telecommunications operator in Uzbekistan, for a telecommunications infrastructure development project (“the Project”) to provide data center and telecommunications infrastructure for an advanced data …

DIF Capital Partners acquires US-based data center provider Tonaquint

       

ST. GEORGE, Utah, Jan 11, 2023 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – DIF Capital Partners is pleased to announce that it has signed an agreement to acquire Tonaquint Data Centers, a leading data center provider in the Mountain West region in the United States, headquartered in St. George, Utah. Tonaquint’s management continues to hold a minority stake. The investment will be done through DIF’s core-plus …

UN chief calls for putting peace at center of actions, words

       

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres addresses the 77th session of the United Nations General Assembly at UN headquarters in New York City on Sept 20, 2022. (TIMOTHY A. CLARY / AFP) UNITED NATIONS – UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday called on all countries to place peace at the center of all their words and actions. From Ukraine to Afghanistan to the Democratic Republic of …

World Cloud & Data Center Show accelerates Saudi Arabia’s cloud adoption initiatives

       

The 20th edition of the World Cloud & Data Center Show took place at the InterContinental, Riyadh, on November 28 – 29, 2022, and brought together elite IT leaders from Saudi Arabia and around the world to witness the newest advancements in cloud and data center technologies. Throughout the two days, the attendees were engaged in various activities such as high-level keynote sessions, insightful presentations, …

World Cloud & Data Center Show accelerates Saudi Arabia's cloud adoption initiatives

       

The 20th edition of the World Cloud & Data Center Show took place at the InterContinental, Riyadh, on November 28 – 29, 2022, and brought together elite IT leaders from Saudi Arabia and around the world to witness the newest advancements in cloud and data center technologies. Throughout the two days, the attendees were engaged in various activities such as high-level keynote sessions, insightful presentations, …

Rising climate costs to challenge countries, companies in 2023

       

In this picture taken on Sept 27, 2022, internally displaced flood-affected people wade through a flooded area in Dadu district of Sindh province. (RIZWAN TABASSUM / AFP) In a year marked by yet more climate-linked floods, hurricanes and droughts, governments and companies were forced to look more closely at the financial risks and their exposure to liability. Nowhere was this more apparent than at the …

Series of “Overseas Talents’ China Visit to Shenzhen” Events Successfully Held

       

SHENZHEN, CHINA, Dec 6, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – A series of “Overseas Talents’ China Visit to Shenzhen” events were successfully held in Guangming district, Shenzhen from November 21 to 22. The events were co-organized by Shenzhen Center for International Exchange of Personnel. The events are hosted by the China Association for International Exchange of Personnel, the Shenzhen Science and Technology Innovation Commission, …

Global Innovation & Value Summit (GIVS2022): Why ESG Evaluation Matters, to be held November 18

       

KYOTO, Japan, Nov 17, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Opening the COP27 Conference, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres chided world leaders about their ongoing inaction, warning that immediate, real and tangible action is required to address the climate crisis, or “we are on the highway to hell, with our foot on the accelerator.” IAFOR GIVS Symposium 2022 to be held on November 18: https://givs.iafor.org/ …

Tech Stalwarts Set to Promote a Data-driven Kingdom in Saudi Arabia at the World Cloud & Data Center Show

       

Officially supported by the Saudi Cloud Computing Association, Trescon’s World Cloud & Data Center Show is hosting global front-runners of the cloud and data center industries. An event to commemorate the bigwigs of cloud, the World Cloud & Data Center Show will be held on the 28 – 29 November at InterContinental Riyadh in Saudi Arabia. Riyadh, KSA, Nov 16, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via …

NASA’s Artemis mission heads to moon on debut test flight

       

Spectators watch as the Artemis I unmanned lunar rocket lifts off from launch pad 39B at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida, on Nov 16, 2022. (JIM WATSON / AFP) CAPE CANAVERAL — NASA's towering next-generation moon rocket blasted off from Florida early on Wednesday on its debut flight, a crewless voyage inaugurating the US space agency's Artemis exploration program 50 years after …

COVID variants BQ.1/BQ.1.1 make up 35% of US cases

       

A doctor (center) gives a man the first of two doses of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine at a one-day vaccination clinic set up in an Amazon.com facility in Seattle, the United States, on Jan 24, 2021. (TED S. WARREN / AP) MOSCOW / BERLIN – The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Friday estimated that Omicron subvariants BQ.1 and BQ.1.1 accounted for about 35 …

Fujitsu conducts private 5G field trials to deliver robust operation automation for data centers

       

TOKYO, Nov 4, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Fujitsu Limited today will embark on a series of field trials together with Fujitsu Research Institute Limited at its Yokohama Data Center, aiming to promote the digital transformation of data centers, boosting operational resilience and process automation by utilizing private 5G network technology for equipment inspection. This verification trial, which will run from December 1, …

UK govt under pressure over conditions at migrant center

       

People are seen inside an immigration processing center in Manston, Britain, Oct 31, 2022. (HANNAH MCKAY / REUTERS) LONDON – The British government came under increasing pressure on Monday to tackle deteriorating conditions at a migrant processing center in southeast England a lawmaker said was "overwhelmed" by the numbers of people arriving across the English Channel. Nearly 1,000 migrants arrived in Britain in small boats …

NTT Com and DENSO to Collaborate to Provide Security Operation Center for Vehicles

       

KARIYA, JAPAN, Oct 18, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com), the ICT solutions and international communications business within the NTT group, and DENSO CORPORATION (DENSO), the global manufacturer of mobility components offering advanced mobility technologies, systems and products, announced today that it will collaboratively develop the Security Operation Center for Vehicles (VSOC1) to respond to the threat of increasingly …

Hurricane Julia hits Nicaragua with high winds

       

This handout satellite image provided by CIRA/CSU & NOAA on Oct 8, 2022 and captured at 14:30 UTC on Oct 7 shows Tropical Storm Julia off the Guajira Peninsula in Colombia. (CIRA/CSU / NOAA / AFP) MEXICO CITY – Hurricane Julia slammed into Nicaragua on Sunday carrying top winds of up to 85 miles per hour (140 kph) and a storm surge, the US National Hurricane …

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 …

Spanish PM tests positive for COVID-19

       

Spain's Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez addresses a press conference to present his government's results since the beginning of the year, at La Moncloa Palace in Madrid, on July 29, 2022. (JAVIER SORIANO / AFP) MADRID / MOSCOW – Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez tested positive for COVID-19 on Sunday morning. Sanchez confirmed the news in a Twitter post, saying "this morning, I have tested positive for …

Canada braces for possibly historic storm in Hurricane Fiona

       

This image provided by the National Hurricane Center National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration shows a satellite view as Hurricane Fiona moves up the United States Atlantic coast, Sept 22, 2022. (PHOTO / NOAA VIA AP) HALIFAX, Nova Scotia – Eastern Canada on Saturday braced for what could become one of the most severe storms in the country's history as Hurricane Fiona barreled toward Nova Scotia …

Hurricane Fiona seen intensifying after slamming Caribbean

       

Residents stand amid their homes that were damaged by Hurricane Fiona in the low-income neighborhood of Kosovo in Veron de Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, Sept 19, 2022. (RICARDO HERNANDEZ / AP) SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO/SANTO DOMINGO – Hurricane Fiona was churning north on Monday evening after bringing torrential rain and powerful winds to the Dominican Republic and triggering a total power outage in neighboring Puerto …

EC Healthcare Chairman Mr. Eddy Tang Further Increases Shareholding, Exhibiting Unwavering Assurance in the Future Development of the Group

       

HONG KONG, Sep 9, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – EC Healthcare (the “Company”, which together with its subsidiaries is referred to as the “Group”, SEHK stock code: 2138), the largest non-hospital medical group in Hong Kong*, is pleased to announce that on 7 September 2022, the Group’s Chairman, Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer Mr. Tang Chi Fai further acquired a total of …