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Japan aiming to boost missile defense with US Aegis Ashore system – media
  • Thu, 17 Aug 2017 21:21

Japan wants to bolster its missile defense with the US Aegis Ashore system in light of North Korean threats, local media reported. Tokyo also plans to...

Africa: Supervolcano Minerals Discovery to Boost Green Cars - Study
  • Thu, 17 Aug 2017 04:19

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Toronto -Scientists have found an unexpected new source for lithium, a key component in battery-powered electric cars and...

4 partnerships forged to give Belt & Road a boost
  • Wed, 16 Aug 2017 22:25

FOUR partnerships were launched at the Singapore Regional Business Forum on Tuesday to give the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) a boost. The Busine...

After fatal fire, Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam considers relaxing rules on lower floors of industrial buildings to boost safety
  • Tue, 15 Aug 2017 21:11

Small businesses operating illegally in Hong Kong’s industrial buildings may get a second chance as the city’s leader considers relaxing t...

Jockey Club funding boost gives Hong Kong riders hope at National Games
  • Mon, 14 Aug 2017 22:44

Millions of dollars have been injected into the equestrian team to improve their medal prospects as for the first time Hong Kong will take its own hor...

Chinese Shopping Splurges Are Set to Boost Alibaba’s Revenue
  • Mon, 14 Aug 2017 11:45

(WSJ) Chinese consumers can’t stop filling their closets with stuff they buy online—and that is powering e-commerce company Alib...

Iran votes to boost military defence by $500m
  • Sun, 13 Aug 2017 22:58

Tehran's parliament approves a proposed bill to boost military funding in response to US sanctions. BBC News - Middle East

Trump signs $3.9B VA healthcare spending boost into law
  • Sun, 13 Aug 2017 07:17

President Donald Trump signed a large spending bill aimed at reforming the Veterans Healthcare Administration, fulfilling a central promise from his c...

Imagining an action-consequence relationship can boost memory
  • Fri, 11 Aug 2017 22:05

Imagining an action between two objects (the umbrella being lodged in the door lock) and a potential consequence (not being able to lock the door) may...

WeWork acquires Israeli startup Unomy to boost its enterprise sales efforts
  • Fri, 11 Aug 2017 11:51

 Global coworking behemoth WeWork is best known for providing flexible office rentals to startups and other small businesses, but enterprise cli...

Indonesia palm oil plantations boost security to stop thieves
  • Thu, 10 Aug 2017 06:56

A man assists trucks that carry palm oil fruit on a damaged road at Mesuji Raya village in Ogan Komering Ilir, South Sumatra province, Indonesia, on J...

Finance minister says govt. to boost welfare, job creation spending in 2018 budget
  • Wed, 09 Aug 2017 10:35

South Korea's finance chief said Wednesday that the government is pushing to set aside more money for welfare and job cr 코리아헤럴드

Tesla Looking To Raise $1.5 Billion As They Boost Model 3’s Production
  • Tue, 08 Aug 2017 20:54

Tesla is looking to raise $ 1.5 billion in a bond offering as it’s planning to ramp up production of the Model 3.Read more » Carscoops

Children's exercise inquiry launched to boost activity
  • Tue, 08 Aug 2017 16:55

It will see if efforts to boost participation are working and if girls have fewer chances than boys. BBC News - Education & Family

Brazilian Prosecutors Say Plea Deals Could Boost Investigation Targeting President Temer
  • Tue, 08 Aug 2017 02:29

According to an interview in a Brazilian newspaper released Monday, Prosecutor General Rodrigo Janot said plea deals are currently being negotiated an...

North of England cities get £15m 'cultural powerhouse' boost
  • Fri, 04 Aug 2017 22:44

The Culture Secretary Karen Bradley says the money will be given "to develop inspirational projects". BBC News - UK Politics

Italy impounds German NGO migrant rescue ship, lawmakers boost support for Libyan coastguard
  • Fri, 04 Aug 2017 15:31

Italian authorities say they've seized a migrant rescue boat used by German NGO "Jugend Rettet" in the Mediterranean. It happened the same day Italy's...

French bank Credit Agricole gets capital boost as profit climbs
  • Thu, 03 Aug 2017 14:36

Credit Agricole reported a sharp rise in its core capital ratio to 12.4 percent, as the bank took advantage of higher profits and a sale of a stake in...

Warming to boost deadly humidity levels across South Asia
  • Thu, 03 Aug 2017 02:56

By 2100, millions of people could face a lethal threat from heat and humidity driven by global warming. BBC News - Asia

SK Innovation reorganizes offices to boost battery, chem biz
  • Tue, 01 Aug 2017 20:17

SK Innovation, the owner of South Korea’s biggest oil refiner, has reorganized its offices to push forward the company’s 코리아헤럴드

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