Daily Archives: March 12, 2019

Lucidworks Hires Robert Lau as Chief Operating Officer for Global Emerging Markets and APAC

Robert Lau is building Lucidworks’ presence and go-to-market strategy in Global Emerging Markets, including the Asia-Pacific region SAN FRANCISCO and HONG KONG, March 12, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Lucidworks, leader in AI-powered search applications, today announces the hire of Robert Lau

Behind the Wheel: Bringing water to the desert

Seen from above, the arid, inhospitable landscape stretches as far as the eye can see, the great swathes of sand interspersed only with the occasional palm tree and small rural community. Kebili, an oasis in this desert, is one such

CP Kelco Announces Investment in Pectin Capacity Increase

ATLANTA, March 12, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CP Kelco, a leading global producer of specialty hydrocolloid solutions, announced today it will invest to increase its pectin production capacity at its Limeira, Brazil facility by 10%. This investment will enhance market

Bhang Corporation Announces Official Sponsorship of ICBC Barcelona After-Party Featuring Damian Marley

ICBC Barcelona will take place on March 14th, 2019 at the Auditori de Cornellà, with Bhang’s sponsored after-party at the W Barcelona Hotel LOS ANGELES, March 12, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Bhang Corporation (“Bhang” or the “Company”), the global cannabis house

Less students taking STEM each year – Maszlee

KUALA LUMPUR, The number of students taking Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) subject is dropping every year, said Education Minister Dr Maszlee Malik.He said although STEM-related positions are among the top emerging jobs and the...

Azizul plans to set up pro outfit

SHAH ALAM, National track cycling ace Mohd Azizulhasni Awang plans to take the first step towards promoting the sport by setting up the Team Azizul professional outfit next season.Azizulhasni, also known as 'The Pocket Rocketman', said the idea to form...

Edotco appoints Vijendran Watson as Chief Regional Officer

KUALA LUMPUR, End-to-end integrated telecommunications infrastructure services company edotco Group, a subsidiary of Axiata Group Bhd, has appointed Vijendran Watson as the new chief regional officer for the Bay of Bengal.Group chief executive officer ...

22,047 written warnings against smoking issued so far

KUALA LUMPUR, A total of 22,047 written warnings were issued to food premises owners and customers who smoked in the shop since the ban on smoking at food premises came into effect in January.Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad

Ekovest to acquire 23.42 pct stake in PLS Plantations for RM76.50 mln

KUALA LUMPUR, Ekovest Bhd has acquired a 23.42 per cent equity in PLS Plantations Bhd for RM76.50 million.In a filing with Bursa Malaysia, the company said the purchase would be funded via internal funds.The proposed acquisition is being carried out

Vietnam Asks Malaysia to Free Woman Accused of Poisoning Kim Jong Nam

SINGAPORE, Vietnam called on Malaysia on Tuesday to free a Vietnamese woman accused in the 2017 murder of the North Korean leader's half brother, a day after a Malaysian court dropped a similar charge against an Indonesian woman.Vietnam's Foreign Minis...