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Singapore Destroying 9 Tons Elephant Ivory

Singapore began destroying nine tons of elephant ivory on Tuesday (8/11). The destruction of tonnes of ivory also marks the island nation’s struggle against the illegal wildlife trade. Singapore is the point of departure for shipments of prohibited animal products between Africa and Asia. The country destroyed $ 18 million worth of ivory, including last […]

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Tons Of Oil Spilled On Mauritius Sea

The satellite operated by Maxar Technologies succeeded in capturing images of an oil spill in the Mauritius Sea that occurred after a naval accident in late July. Satellite images taken on Friday (07/08/2020) show an environmental disaster from space in the form of plumes of black oil filling the lagoon and spreading northwest to the […]

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Iran is Getting More Fierce for Revenge Against US

A day after Donald Trump appeared to want to defuse tensions, Iranian officials vowed revenge for the murder of a senior general. While pointing out that their previous missile attacks on American military bases were not meant to kill. Quoting The New York Times, Friday (1/10/2020), a day after Trump withdrew from further military conflict […]

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Auckland Take Level 3 Restriction Again After 102 days Free From COVID-19

The New Zealand government closed Auckland which is its largest city after four new cases of COVID-19 were discovered in the city. The finding is the first case of transmission in the country, after the country has been free of the coronavirus for 102 days but the government is warning citizens not to be complacent […]

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More Than 100000 Deaths From Covid-19 In Brazil The Second Largest Number In The World

A warning to victims of Covid-19 was carried out on Copacabana Beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Brazil has recorded more than 100,000 deaths related to Covid-19. This is the second largest number in the world. Experts say there is no sign that the pandemic in the country will soon subside. Initially, Covid-19 killed more than […]

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Joe Biden Appoints Kamala Harris To Be Vice President

WASHINGTON – Democratic candidate for the United States (US) from the Democratic Party Joe Biden has appointed Senator Kamala Harris of California as vice chair. The announcement was made by Biden through his Twitter account. In his tweet, former Vice President Barack Obama said he had the privilege of working with Harris. She describes her […]

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Antonio Banderas Tested Positive Covid-19 At His 60th Birthday

Antonio Banderas revealed he tested positive for COVID-19 on his 60th birthday. “I want to make public that today, Aug. 10, I am obligated to celebrate my 60th birthday following quarantine, having tested positive for the COVID disease, caused by the coronavirus,” he said in a statement written in Spanish on Monday. He added that […]

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Indonesia To Start Phase III Of Covid-19 Vaccine

JAKARTA (THE JAKARTA POST / ASIA NEWS NETWORK) – Indonesian scientists will begin phase III clinical trials of a potential Covid-19 vaccine developed by Chinese biopharmaceutical company Sinovac Biotech on Tuesday, August 11 at six different locations in the provincial capital. from West Java to Bandung. Professor Kusnandi Rusmil from the Faculty of Medicine, University […]

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BlueSG Electric Car Sharing Service Reaches One Millionth Rental

SINGAPORE – Electric car sharing service BlueSG announced on Monday August 10 that it had hit its millionth lease since launching its car sharing program in 2017. Introduced as part of the Land Transport Authority’s pilot program on a nationwide electric vehicle sharing initiative, BlueSG now has more than 80,000 customers paying $ 8 per […]

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6,000 SIA Group Staff Take No-Pay Leave Due Crisis Covid-19 Pandemic

More than 6,000 of the 27,000 employees of the Singapore Airlines (SIA) group have taken free leave of varying duration to help companies cope with falling air travel due to Covid-19. In addition, more than 1,700 employees, including ground crew, pilots and cabin crew, have applied for volunteer positions and jobs in outside organizations. The […]