Day: June 17, 2020

The Shepherd Color Company Announces New IR Black for Recycling of Black Plastic

June 17, 2020

CINCINNATI, June 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — It seems that the Shepherd Color’s R&D team is at it again. ‘Creating Value, Brightening Lives’ has long been the Core Value of The Shepherd Color Company. The R&D Team has their pulse on the coatings and plastics industries to understand the needs of their customers: to create quality, innovative products, […]

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Trina Solar unveils TrinaPro Mega, an ultra-high-power smart PV solution

June 17, 2020

CHANGZHOU, China, June 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Trina Solar Co., Ltd., a leading global PV and smart energy total solution provider, announced the global launch of TrinaPro Mega, an ultra-high power smart PV solution featuring modules with power output exceeding 500W. With further improvement in product selection and integrated design, the solution enhances the overall system […]

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Curbing land degradation key to ending desertification

June 17, 2020

 The first thing to be done in the fight against desertification is to prevent land degradation and then engage in restoration that rehabilitates the destroyed land, experts said. Caused primarily by human activities and climatic variations, desertification directly affects human life and the sustainability of the planet. Observed on June 17 each year, the World […]

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Beijing halts over 1,250 flights amid new wave of virus

June 17, 2020

  All residential areas in Beijing are under lockdown and thousands of flights in an out of the Chinese capital have been canceled due to a new outbreak of coronavirus infections, state media reported on Wednesday. According to The Global Times, 1,255 flights — 640 incoming and 615 departing — were canceled after authorities raised […]

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Turkey: Over 1 ton of bootleg alcohol, 50K drugs seized

June 17, 2020

Turkish forces seized over a ton of bootleg ethyl alcohol, hundreds of fake drink bottles, and over 50,000 illicit drug pills in separate operations in the country’s east and southeast on Wednesday. In order to prevent the sale and manufacture of smuggled and fake drinks, provincial police teams conducted an air-backed operation at a vineyard […]

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Turkey: Real sector recovery speeding up

June 17, 2020

 Turkey’s real sector has been recovering at an accelerated pace in June, with electricity consumption rising 31% in the first half of the month compared to May, the industry and technology minister said Wednesday. “In the first two weeks of this month, electricity consumption in the industry has now surpassed that of April and May,” […]

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Russia reports lowest daily virus cases since April 30

June 17, 2020

 Russia on Wednesday reported 7,843 new coronavirus cases, the lowest single-day rise since April 30, bringing the tally to 553,301. Recoveries in the country were higher than usual as 10,036 people were discharged from hospitals over the past 24 hours, raising the total number of recovered patients to 304,342, Russia’s emergency task force said in […]

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Zimbabwe: Healthcare workers walk out over wage cuts

June 17, 2020

Hospital workers at Zimbabwe’s biggest hospital walked out on Wednesday, expressing anger over the government’s decision to abruptly cut their salaries by at least 50 percent.  Most of those protesting at Parirenyatwa Hospital in the capital Harare said they were earning between $7,000-$10,000 Zimbabwean dollars (ZW) a month ($100-$130) before their earnings were slashed to […]

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