Daily Archives: September 5, 2018

Radiant Earth Foundation Releases First Earth Imagery Platform for Global Development

WASHINGTON, Sept. 05, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Radiant Earth Foundation (formerly known as Radiant.Earth) announced today the release of its new open Earth imagery platform, fundamentally changing the way humanitarian aid workers, policymakers, researchers, journalists, and others use satellite images to understand and serve their communities.

PIMCO Hires John Studzinski as Managing Director and Vice Chairman of PIMCO in its Executive Office

  • Mr. Studzinski will take a leading role in PIMCO’s expanding global strategy.  
  • He will serve as a key advisor to the firm’s top clients globally alongside the client management teams and senior leadership.

ATPCO And Blockskye Proof of Concept Explores Application of Blockchain in Airline Offer Management

DULLES, Va., Sept. 05, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — ATPCO and Blockskye today released a whitepaper describing the key features of blockchain and its applicability to airline distribution. In addition, the companies, along with SITA, announced a proof of concept (POC) on blockchain and how it could potentially be utilized in next-generation airline offer management.

Japan Typhoon: Six people killed and more than 160 injured

Six people were killed and more than 160 injured as a typhoon barreled into western Japan on Tuesday.

Japan’s international Kansai airport was shut down due to strong winds and flooding.…

Vietnam wants collaboration with Japan in human resources training: Party official

Politburo member and Chairman of the Party Central Committee’s Organization Commission Pham Minh Chinh on Wednesday received a Japanese delegation led by Fukui Teru, Japanese Minister of State for Ocean Policy and chief of the Japan-Vietnam Friendship Parliamentary Alliance’s Office.…

23 million Vietnamese students begin new school year

More than 23 million students across Vietnam began a new academic year on Wednesday.

President Tran Dai Quang opened the new school year at Chu Van An Secondary School in Hanoi on Wednesday.…

Turkey, US discuss Syria issues

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu and US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo discussed developments in Syria during a Tuesday phone call, a Turkish diplomatic source said.

Ankara and Washington have argued bitterly about the trial in Tuesday of a US pastor accused on terrorism.…