Daily Archives: May 19, 2020

Safe Re-Opening of More Customer Services in the Financial Sector

Singapore, 19 May 2020… Financial institutions (FIs) in Singapore will be allowed to reopen more customer service locations from 2 June 2020. This will be carried out with strict safe management requirements in place, to minimise the risk of COVID-19 infections, in line with the Ministry of Health (MOH)’s three-phased approach to resume business operations [1] .

Nor Hainei is 2020 National Eminent Teacher Award recipient

Former headmaster of Sekolah Kebangsaan Jalan 3, Bandar Baru Bangi, Selangor, Nor Hainei Abu Bakar was named the recipient of the National Eminent Teacher Award this year. Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin, when announcing it, also congratulated former Education deputy director-general (Operations Sector) Aminudin Adam on being named the recipient of the National Education

King’s caution over political turmoil

KUALA LUMPUR, May 18 — Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah today cautioned politicians not to drag the country once again into political turmoil. Emphasising that the people are putting up with hardship and facing a difficult future as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, His Majesty said they should not stoke

Deadly Earthquake Strikes Southwest China

At least four people are dead and 23 others injured after a strong earthquake struck southwest China late Monday. Geologists at the China Earthquake Networks Center said a 5.0-magnitude earthquake struck in Qiaojia county in Yunnan province. China is prone to earthquakes, especially in its mountainous western and southwestern regions. One of the worst disasters of its

Potential Coronavirus Vaccine Sends Asian Markets Upward Tuesday

Asian markets are soaring in midday trading Tuesday thanks to news of a promising vaccine for the novel coronavirus. Japan’s Nikkei index and the Hang Seng in Hong Kong are trading 1.8% higher, while Seoul’s KOSPI index and the S&P/ASX in Sydney have earned just over 2%.  Shanghai is up 0.6%, and Taiwan is over

Meltwater Announces New Product Updates and a New Corporate Website

SAN FRANCISCO, May 19, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Meltwater, a global leader in media intelligence, today announces its Aurora Product Release, detailing a range of solutions, workflows and new functionality in its flagship product. The release follows the success of the Fjord Product Release last October, and the release name is another nod to Meltwater’s

Teledyne’s new SWIR line scan camera enables defect detection beyond the visible

The first SWIR line scan camera from Teledyne DALSA offers up to 74 dB dynamic range and spectral response from 950 to 1700 nm Teledyne DALSA’s first Linea SWIR line scan camera The Linea SWIR camera features a cutting-edge InGaAs sensor WATERLOO, Canada, May 19, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Teledyne DALSA, a Teledyne Technologies [NYSE:TDY]