Daily Archives: August 29, 2017

Palo Alto startup 8th Wall launches cross-platform tools for Mobile AR

8th Wall XR provides a single solution for developing AR apps on all iOS and Android phones

PALO ALTO, Calif., Aug. 28, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — 8th Wall, Inc. announced today 8th Wall XR, the world’s first Augmented Reality (AR) platform that works on all commonly available iOS and Android phones and integrates seamlessly with ARKit (Apple) and Tango (Google).

Sundance Energy Australia Limited Provides Production Update Following Hurricane Harvey

DENVER, Aug. 28, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sundance Energy Australia Limited (ASX:SEA) (NASDAQ:SNDE) (“Sundance” or the “Company”), a U.S. onshore oil and gas exploration and production company focused in the Eagle Ford in South Texas, shut in approximately 75% of its Eagle Ford production on Friday, August 25, 2017 in the United States to ensure the safety its local employees and protect from potential environmental and equipment damage due to Hurricane Harvey.  

Abiomed Announces Resignation of Chief Financial Officer and Welcomes Back Former Chief Financial Officer as Consultant

DANVERS, Mass., Aug. 28, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Abiomed, Inc. (NASDAQ:ABMD), a leading provider of breakthrough heart support and recovery technologies, announced today that it has accepted the resignation of its Chief Financial Officer, Michael Tomsicek, effective August 24, 2017. 

Malaysia creates probe team on US warship collision

Malaysia has formed a special team to investigate the collision of a US warship and a Liberian-flagged merchant vessel seven nautical miles off the coast of Johor.

Malaysia’s Transport Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai said his country is currently working with both the Singapore and the US governments to assist and also to look into the incident.…

China, Russia criticize new US sanctions against Venezuela

China and Russia say new US sanctions against Venezuela just increase tensions.

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said the present problem in Venezuela should be resolved by the Venezuelan government and people themselves, adding that China respects other countries’ sovereignty and independence and will not interfere in their internal affairs.…

Vietnam ranks 3rd at SEA Games 29

Vietnam had won 55 gold medals at the Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games 29) to rank 3rd as of the end of Monday, behind Malaysia and Indonesia.

The Vietnamese weightlifting team won 2 gold medals.…

Exhibition features nations, peoples of ASEAN Community

More than 300 photos and 60 documentary films featuring ASEAN countries and people are being showcased at an exhibition that opened Monday in Ninh Binh province.

The works were chosen from the final round of festivals of photos, reportage, and documentary films.…