World’s 10 richest tech giants shed $44 billion wealth, Jeff Bezos tops list with $9 billion loss

There are broadly four types of vaccine — one, a vaccine based on the whole virus (this could be either inactivated, or an attenuated [weakened] virus vaccine); two, a non-replicating viral vector vaccine that uses a benign virus as vector that carries the antigen of SARS-CoV; three, nucleic-acid vaccines that have genetic material like DNA […]

Correction: Venezuela-Gold Ingots story

Those transactions are now at the center of an international criminal investigation into the network of shell companies and dodgy Swiss bankers that have helped turn Venezuela into one of the most corrupt countries in the world. While as much as $300 billion is estimated to have been raided from Venezuela’s state coffers in two […]

Life and death on my street in Sarajevo

The statistics bear out what Jela is saying. Salaries in Bosnia are among the lowest in Europe, between €300 to €400 (£250-£330) a month, and unemployment about the highest, 46%. The World Bank, in its annual Ease of Doing Business Index, ranked Bosnia and Herzegovnia 110th out of 187 countries in 2010, the lowest of the […]

Nigeria remains best place to invest in the world —Dangote

The African richest man noted that Edo State is today one of the most attractive investment destinations in Nigeria, saying: “The economic reforms in Edo State, especially in the area of tax, innovations in rural finance and investment on infrastructure, have produced an enabling environment that has further provided a platform for future growth. All […]

Denmark Tops World Well-Being Rank, U.S. Comes in 12th

The study combined the results of Gallup’s 2010 global well-being surveys, which ask people to rate themselves on a ladder with steps labeled 0 through 10. People who rate their current lives a 7 or higher and say they expect their lives in five years to be an 8 or higher are considered to be […]

Poles wave their pink vibrators at the establishment by voting for Movement

The eccentric Palikot first conquered our hearts when he was Civic Platform’s deputy a couple of years ago: during a now infamous press conference, he waved a plastic vibrator and a toy pistol around in order to call attention to a cover-up about a young woman who had been raped at a police station. Another […]

Radrizzani replaces chaos with caution on Leeds’ EPL return

“Leeds before me was a transition club where you come to make your CV and you go play and look for success somewhere else,” Radrizzani said. “Now it’s a destination, it’s a club where the player wants to come and stay because Leeds United is a big club.”

Vietjet CEO an Asian economy transformer: Business Insider

The list of 100 figures that changed the Asian economy covers 10 categories: consumer tech, energy, enterprise tech, finance, healthcare, investing, manufacturing, media and advertising, retail and supply chain. Ten people were selected under each category, including executives from global companies, startup founders, product and technology strategists, and industry activists.

Online game industry: VN still imports games after more than 15 years

Game publishers began seeing the potential of an undiscovered entertainment market and massively imported foreign games for domestic release. At that time, the shorter the release and the shorter the payback time, the faster the game and the market share expanded. Subtracting expenses such as royalties, revenue sharing, commissions, marketing and operations, the game service […]

Study: OECD countries are not ready for UN development goals

Germany was ranked among the more sustainable nations, garnering points in particular for social stability and domestic safety. But despite strong initiatives to commit to renewable energy sources, Germany still failed to manage to score high points for environmental practices, and was highlighted as a country in need of more funds to be invested into […]