“Stranger Things” star Milly Bobbie Brown would’ve been in the “X-Men” franchise “Logan.” The 13-year-old actress revealed she auditioned in front of Hugh Jackman and director James Mangold and described this as one of her best performances. Unfortunately, they went with 11-year-old Dafne Keen for the part of Laura Kinney, or X-23, Logan’s daughter.
HealthJustice Philippines, a think tank and advocacy group with legal expertise in tobacco control and health promotion, pointed out that Philippines is the first country in the world to comply with an international agreement urging state parties to adopt guidelines for implementing the World Health Organization Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC) in foreign posts and diplomatic missions.
The locator and location service developer Yepzon Oy racked up EUR 1.5 million of private capital during the round of funding, which was recently completed. The capital will be invested in product development and boosting global growth.
Safdie Architects and Surbana Jurong Private Limited today announced the formation of Safdie Surbana Jurong (SSJ), a long-term collaboration to jointly pursue major design projects within Asia-Pacific.
The Dragon Boat Festival, also known as Tuen Ng Festival, is a traditional Chinese festival which pays tribute to Qu Yuan, a great poet in the Zhou Dynasty. It is celebrated across the globe on the 5th day in the fifth month on Lunar calendar. Hong Kong, as Asia’s World City with well-kept Chinese traditions, combines dragon boat races with exciting party elements and turn it into a 3-day, fun-filled carnival for everyone this summer!
Supermarket retailing is a highly dynamic industry. Hundreds of products are introduced and delisted week to week. To remain relevant to its customers, Robinsons Supermarket needs to ensure it offers the right products, at the right place, at the right time, and at the right price, and turned to JDA Software Group, Inc. Robinsons Supermarket – a JDA customer for almost two decades – recently upgraded its JDA® Merchandise Management System and JDA® Space Planning footprint to improve and streamline its database management capabilities and automate its relevant operational processes.
Over the years, information communication technology (ICT) has been considered by business enterprises as a tool to reduce costs and optimize operations. However, with the increasing global environmental concerns, particularly the adverse effects of climate change, enterprises are now leaning towards adopting green ICT.
Fujitsu Limited, a global leader in providing information and communications technology solutions, and Oracle, a multinational computer technology corporation, recently announced the launch of Fujitsu SPARC M12, a new lineup of enterprise servers now available nationwide.
With the hectic pace of today’s lifestyle, today’s moms are expected to contribute to the family income and still maintain a comfortable home where home-cooked and healthy meals are prepared. And because shopping for groceries everyday can be challenging, and is often done only once a week, the need for a more efficient and reliable refrigerator to store food for longer periods of time is more important than ever.
Global cybersecurity company Kaspersky Lab has appointed Stephan Neumeier as Managing Director of Kaspersky Lab Asia Pacific effective May 29, 2017.