Monthly Archives: July 2016

Sundance Energy Australia Announces Re-Fracturing Partnership with Schlumberger

DENVER, July 29, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sundance Energy Australia Limited (ASX:SEA) (“Sundance” or the “Company”), a U.S. onshore oil and gas exploration and production company focused in the Eagle Ford a…

Hillary Clinton: Burning ambition and resilience to match

On the subject of women in politics, Hillary Clinton is fond of quoting the words of another illustrious first lady, Eleanor Roosevelt, who once said: "You need to grow a skin as thick as a rhinoceros."

When out on the s…

‘Pokemon Go’ release date in India: Launch in Singapore, China, Malaysia likely in August

Gamers in as many as 37 countries have been having fun with latest international sensation "Pokemon Go" for weeks now, but people in most Asian countries, including India, China, South Korea, Malaysia, Singapore, …

Program grants scholarships to RP high school students

SCG, a leading Asean conglomerate advocating for sustainability, supports and empowers the next generation to achieve a brighter future through its SCG Sharing the Dream scholarship program.

SCG will provide ed…

Perfect storm gathering over Smriti Irani’s new ministry

As Textiles Minister Smriti Irani settles in to her new job overseeing an industry that is India's largest source of formal jobs, the government's hope that it will continue to be an employment engine is under growin…

Nasdaq Welcomes Talend to The Nasdaq Stock Market

NEW YORK, July 29, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Talend (Nasdaq:TLND), a Silicon Valley-based leader in big data and cloud integration solutions, visited the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square today in celebrati…

China asks Vietnam to investigate defaced passport

China is asking Vietnam to investigate reports that a border agent at the Ho Chi Minh City airport defaced a Chinese passport.

Images in state media reports show the obscene words scribbled twice over maps of the cont…

China and Russia to hold joint naval drills in South China Sea

China and Russia will hold a joint naval drill in the disputed South China Sea in September, Chinese Defence Ministry announced today, days after an international tribunal struck down Beijing's expansive claims o…

TESDA teaches women acquire skillls in traditionally male-dominated jobs

The Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) and global detergent brand Ariel, through its AhonPinay campaign, have recently signed an agreement to implement a program that will empower wom…

Nwuche Explains EFCC Invitation Over FYD Contract

Chibudom Nwuche, a former Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, on Thursday cleared the air on his invitation by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to explain how a Foundation for Youth D…