Binh Phuoc Province formally launches Intelligent Operation Center

The IOC of Binh Phuoc Province now can perform 10 administration functions, including monitoring socio-economic statistics of the province, the provincial authorities’ activities, public services, interactions with citizens, education, healthcare, and land use.

Down to the Wire: TikTok at Center of Battle Between US and China

In 2018, the U.S. government blocked a subsidiary of the Chinese tech giant Alibaba from buying MoneyGram over data privacy concerns. The following year, the U.S. forced the Chinese owner of Grindr, the dating app, to give up its control of the company.  

New industrial policy coming early next year: Suresh Prabhu

Also Read: Divestments,rising GST mop-up to lower fiscal deficit pains The Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) in August floated a draft industrial policy with the aim to create jobs for the next two decades, promote foreign technology transfer and attract USD 100 billion FDI annually.

Opinion: Germany’s car industry gets cold shoulder from Berlin

The fate of the hard coal mining industry should serve as a graphic reminder of the economic blind alleys public subsidies can lead into. Decades of generous state support may have helped thousands of miners reach retirement age, but real structural change in the mining heartland of the Ruhr Valley region has never gained traction.

Delphi Technologies names Hari Nair as interim CEO

propulsion systems supplier Delphi Technologies on Friday said that the company has appointed Hari N. Nair as interim Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately.As per company release, Nair succeeds Liam Butterworth who is stepping down from his role as President and Chief Executive Officer to pursue other interests.With more than 30 years of automotive executive experience, […]

IIT Madras Researchers develop alternatives to Li-ion and lead-acid batteries for industrial use

battery stack development.In a ‘flow battery,’ energy is stored externally in chemical form, i.e. in the form of active species dissolved in the electrolyte, in large tanks. The power of a battery stack depends on the number of cells in it and its energy storage capacity depends on the volume of electrolyte stored in the […]

Contact centers reacted to COVID-19 quite well — it’s time to institutionalize best practices

It is now time for contact centers to respond to the crisis Now is the time for contact centers to build brand-new operational blueprints. For this, they must borrow best practices from current crisis responses and bring renewed attention to how they solve for their core assets: people, process, and technology. It is important to also […]

China Announces Investment of ‘Hundreds of Billions of Yuan’ into Key Industry Projects

“China Development Bank [CDB] agreed to lend 125.2 billion yuan ($18.3 billion) to the development of 24 projects. The bank said it had granted a credit line worth 250 billion yuan ($36.6 billion) to those projects in late March, meaning it has already opened up the government lending tap to help finance important projects nationwide,” […]

SEAT to train 14,000 employees to meet future challenges of the industry

NEW DELHI: Global automaker, SEAT will train more than 14,000 employees globally through a new training programme centered on the future challenges facing Industry 4.0, the company said in a press release.The company has designed a programme to make workers aware of the real meaning of the Industry 4.0 concept in an entertaining, interactive way, […]

Asian shares mixed after technology fall leads US stock fall

Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 recouped early losses to rise 0.3% in morning trading to 23,310.94. South Korea’s Kospi dropped 0.8% to 2,377.92, while Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 lost 0.8% to 5,860.50. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng gained 0.3% to 24,394.06, while the Shanghai Composite slipped 0.2% to 3,228.01.