Tag: Technology

US pharmacist who destroyed vaccines was ‘conspiracy theorist’: police

halal-certificates-for-vaccines-including-those-for-covid-19-in-the-works,-says-govt-agency
An American pharmacist who allegedly destroyed hundreds of coronavirus vaccine doses last month was an "admitted conspiracy theorist" and believed in a baseless rumor about their safety, authorities have said. Steven Brandenburg removed 57 vials of the Moderna Covid-19 vaccine, each containing around 10 doses,...

AstraZeneca says Malaysia getting 6.4m Covid-19 vaccine shots at cost

astrazeneca-says-malaysia-getting-6.4m-covid-19-vaccine-shots-at-cost
KUALA LUMPUR, Dec. 23 -- AstraZeneca will supply 6.4 million doses of its Covid-19 vaccine to Malaysia next year without profit, according to the pharmaceutical firm's country president. AstraZeneca Malaysia's Dr Sanjeev Panchal also said the delivery of the AZD1222 vaccine would be in the...

Singapore Gen Y Speaks: People question my decision to volunteer, but it is richly rewarding

singapore-gen-y-speaks:-people-question-my-decision-to-volunteer,-but-it-is-richly-rewarding
SINGAPORE, Dec. 14 -- I was never an active volunteer. During my school days, I was busy chasing after paper qualifications. When I started working, I thought I would have time for volunteering. But I was wrong -my incessant pursuit of career excellence had enslaved...

Making Singapore a land of farmers

Kuala Lumpur, Dec. 13 -- Singapore is known for its ambition. This tiny nation (just 700 square kilometres in area, 400 times smaller than Malaysia) is now one of the most competitive economies on Earth. And yet even by its own standards, it has set a...

Khairy: Malaysia won’t fast-track Covid-19 vaccine approval, will evaluate fully

khairy:-malaysia-won’t-fast-track-covid-19-vaccine-approval,-will-evaluate-fully
KUALA LUMPUR, Dec. 12 -- Malaysia will not rush the approval of Covid-19 vaccines for "emergency use" as some other nations have done, said Khairy Jamaluddin. The Science, Technology and Innovation minister said the country would ensure that any vaccines procured would go through thorough...

Wealth of US billionaires soars during pandemic

America's billionaires have seen their wealth rise by more than $1 trillion since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, according to a study Wednesday, fueling a debate about higher taxes on the rich. The collective wealth of the 651 billionaires in the United States soared...

Diego Maradona museum in India, golden ‘hand of God’ statue star attraction

diego-maradona-museum-in-india,-golden-‘hand-of-god’-statue-star-attraction
India, Dec. 8 -- A Kerala-based businessman, who brought football legend Diego Maradona to the state in 2012, has announced his plan to build a museum comprising a golden sculpture of the all-time great and other memorabilia related to him. Chairman of the Chemmanur group...

MB: Johor poised to be regional hub for drones, robotics with dedicated zone in Iskandar Malaysia

mb:-johor-poised-to-be-regional-hub-for-drones,-robotics-with-dedicated-zone-in-iskandar-malaysia
ISKANDAR PUTERI, Dec. 8 -- Johor may become a major player in the regional drone and robotics industry with a dedicated zone that could attract investments worth RM350 million and create over 1,000 job opportunities by 2025, said Mentri Besar Datuk Hasni Mohammad. He said...

TikTok keeps ticking in US as deadline for asset sale passes

by Glenn CHAPMAN TikTok continued serving up short videos in the US despite missing a Trump administration deadline to come up with an acceptable deal to put its American assets into US hands. Talks between TikTok parent ByteDance and government negotiators were continuing despite the missed...

‘Fashion requires constant and relentless evolution’, says Federico Marchetti

‘fashion-requires-constant-and-relentless-evolution’,-says-federico-marchetti
India, Dec. 5 -- While customers think of what they're going to wear tomorrow, designers and fashion houses think one season ahead. Federico Marchetti, on the other hand, has been ahead of the curve by years. "My philosophy is to find a balance between the...
YouTube
LinkedIn
LinkedIn
Share
Instagram