Daily Archives: July 14, 2020

Open Society Foundations Announce 2020 Soros Arts Fellows

New York, July 14, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Open Society Foundations today announced the 2020 cohort of the Soros Arts Fellowship, including 10 artists, curators, cultural organizers, and researchers working at the intersection of migration, public space, and the

GLOBAL INFRASTRUCTURE PARTNERS ANNOUNCES SECOND LIEN TERM LOAN INVESTMENT IN FERROCARRIL CENTRAL

New York, NY, July 14, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Global Infrastructure Partners (“GIP”), a leading global, independent infrastructure investor, announced today that its credit fund, GIP Spectrum Fund, L.P., along with its affiliates (together “GIP Spectrum”, “Spectrum” or the “Fund”),

New OptiInstrument Software Simplifies The Communication and Control in Tests and Measurement

OptiInstrument software allows physical and remote communication and control of instruments. It simplifies the testing, characterization and automated measurements. OTTAWA, July 14, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Optiwave, a provider of the world’s leading photonics design software, now offers a new

COVID-19: Singapore confirms 347 new cases, seven in community

  SINGAPORE Singapore has preliminarily confirmed an additional 347 cases of COVID-19 infection with seven cases in the community.   According to brief noon data released by the Ministry of Health (MOH) today, of the seven cases, one is a

Situation back to normal, last flood relief centre in Seremban closed

  SEREMBAN The situation in Negeri Sembilan, which was hit by flash floods since yesterday, has returned to normal with the closure of the last evacuation centre at Sekolah Kebangsaan (SK) Sega, here at 4.30 pm today.   The State

Saidi wants approval expedited for boss’ project – Witness

  KUALA LUMPUR Jepak Holdings managing director, Saidi Abang Samsudin had asked the then Finance Ministry’s Government Procurement Division secretary, Datuk Othman Semail to expedite the approval process for the hybrid solar project in Sarawak, claiming that it was the

Pahang Felda water supply upgrading projects delayed by 1,187 days – AG’s Report

KUALA LUMPUR The projects to upgrade Felda water supply system in Pahang were delayed by 1,187 days, according to the Auditor-General’s Report 2018 Series 3.   The report which was tabled at Dewan Rakyat today, also said Felda water supply

Five nabbed, drugs worth almost RM1 mln seized in Kuala Lumpur

  KUALA LUMPUR Five people including three members of a family have been arrested and drugs worth almost RM1 million seized by police in two operations here.   Kuala Lumpur police chief Datuk Seri Mazlan Lazim said the suspects, four

COVID-19: Four new cases, all imported – Health DG

PUTRAJAYA Only four new COVID-19 infections were reported in Malaysia today and all are imported cases, said Health director-general Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah.   He said this brings the cumulative figure of cases to 8,729, including 83 active cases

Audit Report: Routine maintenance inspection of slopes stopped seven years ago

KUALA LUMPUR The routine maintenance inspection of slopes along federal roads in the peninsula have not been carried out over the past seven years due to financial constraint, according to the Auditor-General’s Report 2018 Series 3.   The report said