Top Career US Diplomat In China Embassy Steps Down

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BEIJING, Jun 6 – The top career diplomat at the US embassy in China has stepped down, an American official in Beijing confirmed Tuesday, amid suggestions that he opposes President Donald Trump’s climate policy. Embassy charge d’affaires David Rank was a 27-year veteran State Department officer appointed to serve in Beijing in

Trump Will Not Block Ex-FBI Director’s Testimony

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WASHINGTON, Jun 6 – Donald Trump will not use presidential powers to prevent the ex-FBI director James Comey from testifying to Congress Thursday, the White House said, setting the stage for potentially explosive testimony later this week. The ousted FBI director will appear Thursday before the Senate intelligence committee for a hearing

Petronas Aasset Sale Moves Into Round Two

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SINGAPORE, Jun 6 – The sale by Malaysian energy firm Petronas of an estimated US$1 billion (RM4.3 billion) stake in a local upstream gas project has moved to the second round and is set to attract interest from about half a dozen bidders including Royal Dutch Shell and ExxonMobil Corp, four

NEC and Tokyo Institute Of Technology Use AI To Dramatically Increase Image Clarity Under Severe Conditions

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TOKYO, Jun 6 – NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) and Tokyo Institute of Technology (Tokyo Tech) today announced their joint development of a multi-modal image fusion technology that dramatically improves the clarity of images by using artificial intelligence (AI) to automatically combine visible images taken by standard cameras with non-visible images taken

Car Crushed Into Nasi Kandar Restaurant In Penang

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GEORGE TOWN, Jun 6 – A car yesterday crashed into a 24-hour popular nasi kandar restaurant on Chulia Street here late Monday while causing many people to run helter-skelter to save themselves. In the 11pm incident, a black Perodua Alza rammed into the eatery outlet, prompting the people to get away from their

HomePod Reinvents Music In The Home

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SAN JOSE, Jun 6 – Apple today announced HomePod, a breakthrough wireless speaker for the home that delivers amazing audio quality and uses spatial awareness to sense its location in a room and automatically adjust the audio. Designed to work with an Apple Music subscription for access to over 40 million

Apple Unveils All-new App Store

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SAN JOSE, Jun 6 –  Apple today unveiled the all-new App Store, designed from the ground up to make discovering apps and games easier than ever before. The beautifully redesigned App Store is packed with original stories and editorial, updated daily in a new Today tab, as well as new

Eleven Areas Water Supply Interruption At Penang On June 10

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GEORGE TOWN, Jun 5 – About 25,000 consumers in eleven areas will face water interruption on June 10 (Saturday) to repair a detected leak on a major pipeline. Penang Water Supply Corporation (PBAPP) CEO Datuk Jasei Maidinsa said water supply will be interrupted from 8:00am to 6:00pm. He said the repair works require a temporary shutdown as

London Attacker Was Family Man Nicknamed ‘Abz’

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LONDON, Jun 5 – Neighbours of one of the suspected assailants in the London stabbings remembered him as a friendly family man and gym aficionado nicknamed “Abz” who was seen with the van used in the attack just hours before. Located in the multi-ethnic area of Barking, the flat where British media

Terror Attacks Unleash Thorny Debate On UK Strategy

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LONDON, Jun 5 – A string of attacks claiming 34 lives in less than three months has sparked a tough debate about Britain’s counter-terror strategy and buffeted the country’s election campaign. After seven people were killed in central London on Saturday, less than a fortnight after 22 concert-goers were slain by a

Police Make More Arrests Over London Terror Attack

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LONDON, Jun 5 – Police carried out fresh raids and arrested “a number of people” on Monday after the Islamic State group claimed an attack by three men who mowed down and stabbed revellers in London, killing seven people before being shot dead by officers. Saturday night’s rampage at a popular nightlife

Tillerson: Trump Wants To ‘Stay Engaged’ On Climate

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SYDNEY, Jun 5 – US President Donald Trump wants to stay engaged on climate change and has not abandoned the issue, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Monday, days after Trump announced he was quitting the Paris accord. Trump’s decision, which has been roundly denounced by the international community, was based on

Terror Attacks And Election Place UK PM Under Microscope

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LONDON, Jun 5 – Prime Minister Theresa May is seeking re-election as a tough leader to take Britain through Brexit, but her “strong and stable” image is under close scrutiny after a string of terror attacks and campaign missteps ahead of Thursday’s vote. May won praise in many quarters for her initial

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