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UN chief appoints inaugural Internet Governance Forum Leadership Panel (1)
Tuesday, August 16, 2022UN News Ten distinguished persons hailing from all regions of the globe have been appointed to serve on the Secretary-General's inaugural Internet Governance Forum (IGF) Leadership Panel, the United Nations announced on Tuesday. UN chief Ant'onio Guterres established the Panel to support and strengthen the IGF, an annual meeting to discuss public policy issues pertaining to the Internet.
Vietnam to make Apple Watch, MacBook for first time (1)
VNA Wednesday, August 17, 2022 18:10 According to the newspaper, Apple suppliers Luxshare Precision Industry and Foxconn have started test production of the Apple Watch in northern Vietnam with the aim of producing the device outside of China. Regarding the production of MacBook, Apple has asked suppliers to set up a test production line in Vietnam.
World's heaviest captive panda cub born in Sichuan(1/12) (2)
2022-08-18 09:13:51 Xinhua Editor :Li Yan Photo taken on Aug. 6, 2022 shows a giant panda cub at Shenshuping base of China Conservation and Research Center for Giant Panda in Wolong National Nature Reserve, southwest China's Sichuan Province.
10th China Information Technology Expo held in Shenzhen (2)
Last Updated: 2022-08-18 09:25 | Xinhua A visitor experiences a smart door lock at the 10th China Information Technology Expo in Shenzhen, south China's Guangdong Province, Aug.
China, Uzbekistan To Hold 6th Meeting Of Intergovernmental Cooperation Committee (1)
Umer Jamshaid Published August 17, 2022 | 05:30 PM BEIJING, Aug. 17 (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 17th Aug, 2022 ) :Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Wang Wenbin on Wednesday announced that, as agreed by China and Uzbekistan, the sixth meeting of the China- Uzbekistan intergovernmental cooperation committee will be held via video link on Thursday. Wang said the meeting will be co-chaired by Guo Shengkun, who is the
Biden Admin: ~20 EVs Still Eligible For Federal Tax Credit, For Now (1)
Under the new EV tax credit, most EVs will no longer qualify. Aug 17, 2022 at 1:00pm ET By: Steven Loveday When news first broke that US Democrat Senators had come to an agreement on a new federal EV tax credit, there was plenty of excitement.
Risk of volcano catastrophe 'a roll of the dice', say experts (2)
Date: August 17, 2022 Source: University of Cambridge Summary: While funding is pumped into preventing low-probability scenarios such as asteroid collision, the far more likely threat of a large volcanic eruption is close to ignored - despite much that could be done to reduce the risks, say researchers. While funding is pumped into preventing low-probability scenarios such as asteroid collision, the far more likely threat of a large volcanic eruption
Giving dogs treats DOESN'T make them like you more: Study shows pooches don't remember generosity (2)
A study has found that dogs are unable to conceptualise a human's reputationCanines witnessed and experienced human handlers giving or withholding foodThey then showed no preference towards either the 'generous' or 'selfish' human Fiona Jackson For Mailonline e-mail While they are known as man's best friend, getting that friendship reciprocated will take a little more than a sneaky titbit from the dinner table.
China Sees Strongest Regional Heatwaves Since 1961 (1)
Faizan Hashmi Published August 17, 2022 | 03:20 PM BEIJING, Aug. 17 (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 17th Aug, 2022 ) :The comprehensive intensity of the regional heatwaves that have hit China since June 13 is the strongest since 1961 when the country started to keep complete meteorological records. As of Aug.
Earning its stripes: tech bid to crack tiger trade (1)
In a town in northeastern Scotland, Debbie Banks looks for clues to track down criminals as she clicks through a database of tiger skins. There are thousands of photographs, including of rugs, carcasses and taxidermy specimens. Banks, the crime campaign leader for the Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA), a London-based charity, tries to identify individual big cats from their stripes. Video: AFP