Daily Archives: December 16, 2019

Epiq Announces New President and Chief Financial Officer

Vishal Chhibbar, president and chief financial officer at Epiq NEW YORK, Dec. 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Epiq, a global leader in the legal services industry, announced today that Vishal Chhibbar has joined Epiq as president and chief financial officer.

General Fusion Closes $65M of Series E Financing

Funding Enables the Company’s Fusion Demonstration Plant VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Dec. 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — General Fusion announced that it has successfully closed USD$65 million of Series E equity financing.  The financing was led by Temasek, a global investment

IELTS reappointed as a language test trusted by the UK government for visas

CAMBRIDGE, UK, Dec. 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — This week, UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) announced IELTS, the world’s most trusted language test, will continue to be accepted for UK visas that require applicants to demonstrate their English. Following a

Networld to Distribute Cloudian Object Storage Solutions in Japan

Will Bring Scalability, Hybrid Cloud and Cost Benefits of S3-Compatible Storage to More Customers TOKYO, Dec. 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Networld Corp. and Cloudian® today announced that Networld will begin selling Cloudian’s HyperStore® object storage solution in Japan this

Vietjet Air CEO in list of world’s most powerful women for 3 consecutive years

Vietjet Air CEO Nguyen Thi Phuong Thao is one of 100 most powerful women in the world this year, according to a Forbes listing. The only Vietnamese woman on the list, Thao was placed 52nd, down eight places from last

Turkey threatens to shut down two US military bases

Turkey will shut down US military bases if the US sanctions Turkey over its decision to buy the Russian S-400 missile defense system, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday.He told TV channel A Haber that Turkey can close down

Vietnam’s women football team ranks 32nd globally

Vietnam's women football team has moved up two spots to rank 32nd globally and sixth in Asia in the latest FIFA Women's World Rankings, according to the Vietnam Football Federation. In Asia, Australia took the lead, followed by Japan,

Japan becomes largest market for Vietnamese workers

Vietnam had sent more than 130,000 workers to work abroad by the end of November, according to the Vietnam Association of Manpower Supply (VAMAS).Japan was the largest recipient of Vietnamese workers in the period, hiring more than 71,000 people.Le Van...

Vietnam, EU boost comprehensive cooperation

Vietnam always treasures relations with the EU and is willing to discuss with the bloc issues of mutual concern, said Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh on Sunday.He made the statement while meeting with Josep

UN chief disappointed by COP 25 results

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said on Sunday that he was disappointed by the results of the 2019 UN Climate Change Conference (COP 25) in Madrid, calling it a missed opportunity to tackle global warming.The 2-week meeting concluded after about ...