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BRICS

BRICS countries create new development based bank

BRICS countries to have self funded monetary structures. The BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa) group of countries flexed their might at the ongoing BRICS summit in Fortaleza, Brazil. The four countries – on Tuesday July...
jim

World Bank President praises Philippines President

Philippines’ effort against fighting corruption lauded by World Bank chief.  World Bank president Jim Yong Kim who was on a two-day visit to Manila, expressed his opinion about Philippines being the next Asian miracle owing to Philippine...
electric buses

Indian state of Gujarat to launch electric buses for public transport

Gujarat to have eco friendly public transport buses. The government of Gujarat, India is all set to introduce a pilot project to run electric buses for public transport. The electric buses will be operated between Gandhinagar and Ahmedabad....
germany

Germany defeats Argentina in an exciting final at FIFA 2014

Germany crushes Argentina at FIFA 2014. History was created at Estadio Maracana in Rio de Janeiro as German Footballer Mario Gotze managed to score the winning goal for his team against Argentina. The German team claimed their thumping victory...
apple

Apple refutes China’s claims that iPhone location based services are a threat

Apple denies iPhone location based services in China as a breach of security. US based tech giant Apple has dismissed reports that its iPhone device is being used for tracking movements of its users. Apple had issued a statement in response...
foxconn

Foxconn to make use of robots for manufacturing

Robots to replace humans in manufacturing plants. Taiwanese multinational electronics company Foxconn Technology is planning to make use of more robots in its manufacturing unit. The measure will be taken to replace human resource at the plants....
honda

Honda Philippines recalls 1,760 units

Recall fiasco continues as auto giant Honda recalls vehicles for air bag defect. Japanese auto giant Honda’s Philippines division announced a recall of 1,760 units of its Honda Fit, City, Civic and Accord which were sold between 2002 and...
singapore tourism

Singapore Tourism Board releases short movie to attract Chinese tourists

Singapore makes short film to increase tourism. In a bid to boost tourism, the Singapore Tourism board has released a micro movie which aims to attract tourists. The Singapore-Malaysia-Thailand route is a hotbed for tourists around this time...
passport

Sri Lanka e-passport project to be funded by Australia

Sri Lanka to receive Australian aid for new passport system overhaul.  The governments of Australia and Sri Lanka have joined forces to tackle illegal immigration by kickstarting a new passport program which will be powered by the biometrics...
asus

Asus launches ZenFone smartphone series in India

Asus launches sub 10,000 category ZenFone smartphone. Taiwan based computer hardware company Asus, has launched its a new series of smartphones known as the ZenFone for the Indian market. The company has launched its 8 GB variant of the ZenFone...