Tag Archive: world news

Novak Djokovic venció a Roger Federer en la final más larga de la historia de Wimbledon

El serbio se impuso por 7-6 (5), 1-6, 7-6 (4), 4-6 y 13-12 en 4:57 horas ante el suizo y sumó 16° título de Grand Slam, el quinto sobre césped Novak Djokovic revalidó… Continue reading

Netflix’s Worst Nightmare Has Come True

If there were a stock market “hall of fame,” Netflix (NFLX) would be a shoo-in. Its stock has soared 8,500%+ in the last decade as “streaming” video has caught fire. Netflix achieved those… Continue reading

Historic: Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem to win 12th French Open title

Rafael Nadal blew through the final of the French Open like a hurricane on Sunday, idling briefly to give Dominic Thiem false hope, before winning his 12th championship, one of the most remarkable records… Continue reading

Robert Downey Jr. Announces Project To Clean Up The Environment Using Robotics At Amazon’s AI Conference

Actor Robert Downey Jr. announced a new project called The Footprint Coalition to clean up the planet using advanced technologies at Amazon’s re:MARS conference in Las Vegas on Tuesday evening. “Between robotics and… Continue reading

What A Failed Johannesburg Project Tells Us About Mega Cities In Africa

Six years ago a major development was announced in South Africa. Billed as a game changer, it was meant to alter the urban footprint of Johannesburg, Africa’s richest city, forever. The Modderfontein New… Continue reading

Indonesia-Australia Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement

Australia and Indonesia signed  the Indonesia-Australia Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (IA-CEPA) on  4 March 2019. This agreement launches a new chapter in economic relations between Australia and Indonesia. About IA-CEPA IA-CEPA creates a… Continue reading

Innovative Hoedspruit farmer increases food security and creates jobs

Food security in South Africa is one of the issues that highlights the glaring inequality in the country. While South Africa as a whole is a food secure nation, many specific areas of… Continue reading

How New Silk Roads are shaping Southwest Asia

Singapore, aiming high for the status of Asia’s unofficial capital, seems like the ideal venue for a conference to discuss how the Middle East could learn a few lessons from ASEAN’s multi-layered relations with China,… Continue reading

Upland Restaurant (New York, USA)

About Built around a California-inspired culinary philosophy that takes heavy cues from the seasons, Upland balances a familiar rusticity with a smart global approach, all enhanced with a New Yorker’s eye for detail.… Continue reading

Thailand’s Central Group investing US$200m in Grab

SINGAPORE: Central Group, which controls Thailand’s biggest shopping mall and department store operator, plans to invest $200 million in ride-hailing giant Grab, people familiar with the matter said. The deal seals a strategic… Continue reading

South Africa:SAPS bust pair attempting to smuggle R2m of rhino horn to Vietnam

Two suspects will be hauled in front of a judge in Kempton Park, Johannesburg, this week, after SAPS found 10 pieces of rhino horn in their possession. Two rhino horn smugglers were caught… Continue reading

After levying safeguards against China and Malaysia, India plans smaller solar plants

NEW DELHI: India will issue a new, smaller tender to encourage local manufacturing of solar energy equipment after scrapping a larger maiden bid that received poor investor response. State-owned Solar Energy Corp. of… Continue reading

A Nation Ready For Equitable and Sustainable Take-Off

“Commitment to the national constructive dialogue has enabled meaningful progress towards the settlement of differences and building an effective, lasting and sustainable peace which provides the necessary environment for the strengthening of national… Continue reading

Putin: Russia interested in peace treaty with Japan on basis of 1956 Declaration

MOSCOW, January 22. /TASS/. Russia has confirmed interest in signing a peace treaty with Japan on the basis of the 1956 Declaration, President Vladimir Putin said after talks with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo… Continue reading

Por qué soñamos lo que soñamos?

Los sueños tienen algo que decirnos. En palabras de Freud: “son la vía regia hacia el conocimiento del inconsciente”. Porque cada escena que reproducimos mientras estamos dormidos, no es casualidad. Su análisis es… Continue reading

HYATT REGENCY JOHANNESBURG

Discover our cosmopolitan city from one of the best hotels in South Africa, Hyatt Regency Johannesburg. Situated in the modern suburb of Rosebank, only 25 kms from the O.R. Tambo International Airport, our… Continue reading

“LONG WALK TO FREEDOM” The Autobiography of NELSON MANDELA (In PDF)

Click here to download: the-autobiography-of-nelson-mandela  

Argentina frente a una nueva matriz educativa

Por Bernardo Dall´Ongaro * Asistimos a una era en la que las nuevas tecnologías de la información y la comunicación han revolucionado la manera en cómo los niños construyen sus vínculos interpersonales: cómo… Continue reading

La política económica en México será la principal estrategia de seguridad

El presidente electo defendió la creación de la Guardia Nacional como parte de su plan en seguridad, aunque afirmó que la política para el crecimiento económico tiene mayor peso en la estrategia. La… Continue reading

Are charities really the solution to the clean water crisis? By Emily Broughton

Diseases from dirty water kill more people than all forms of violence – including war. There is a clean water crisis as I wrote about in my post last week, but what is the… Continue reading