Day: July 24, 2020

Turkish charity eyes aid to 2M needy for Eid al-Adha

July 24, 2020

A Turkish charity wants to distribute aid to more than 2 million people in need around the globe during the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Adha, according to an official with the group.   Several Muslim-majority countries, including Turkey, will mark the first day of the four-day holiday, also known as the Feast of the Sacrifice, […]

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Bangladesh experts urge regional help in climate change fight

July 24, 2020

Floods, cyclones, monsoon rains, landslides and river erosion leave hundreds of thousands homeless in Bangladesh every year and this year it faces one of the worst floods in history.   In July, nearly 100 people died because of floods caused by monsoon rains and upstream water. Nearly 3 million have already been marooned by onrush […]

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European vacation: New horizons for 2020 summer

July 24, 2020

Summertime, and the livin’ is easy. So the song goes, but in a post-COVID-19 world, it does not always remain the same.   The novel coronavirus ravaged most of Europe this spring, claiming the lives of 207,958 and infecting 3,103,674 people to date, according to the latest statistics from the World Health Organization.   With […]

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‘Digital security for social media should be on G20 agenda’

July 24, 2020

Turkey is urging the G20 digital economy ministers to tackle the issue of digital security for social media platforms.   The recent hacking of high-profile Twitter accounts “clearly shows that global technology giants can be an enormous problem,” Mustafa Varank, Turkey’s technology and industry minister, said in his speech at the virtual G20 Digital Economy […]

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Conversion of Hagia Sophia ‘right of Turks’

July 24, 2020

Some of the criticism directed to Turkey over the reopening of Hagia Sophia Mosque is “far-fetched” and its restoration is a “right of the Turks”, a British expert said Friday.   Speaking to Anadolu Agency, Abdullah Faliq, managing director of The Cordoba Foundation, said: “Today marks a historic moment for Turkey with the re-opening of […]

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CCECC Holds ‘Cloud Open Day’ on Lagos-Ibadan Railway Project

July 24, 2020

LAGOS, Nigeria, July 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — An open day event was held by China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC), which is affiliated with China Railway Construction Corporation Limited (CRCC), on July 24 to brief international audiences on the progress of the Lagos-Ibadan Railway project and the life of workers there from a 360-degree multifaceted […]

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‫ SP Jain School of Global Management تطرح برنامج بكالوريوس إدارة الأعمال “BBA” الأكثر مرونة على مستوى العالم

July 24, 2020

دبي، الإمارات العربية المتحدة, 24 يوليو / تموز 2020 /PRNewswire/ — أعلنت كلية SP Jain للإدارة العالمية مؤخرًا عن طرحها برنامج جديد تمامًا يُمنح من مقرها في دبي للحصول على بكالوريوس إدارة الأعمال مدته 4 سنوات. وقد جاء هذا الإعلان لتلبية احتياجات الطلاب وأولياء الأمور ممن يفضلون المكوث في منازلهم أو بالقرب منها في خضم ظروف عدم […]

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Intelligent traffic management: helping vehicles to flow through an ancient city

July 24, 2020

Traffic continues to grow in every major city. But how do you beat congestion in these restricted urban spaces? In China’s ancient-walled city of Xi’an, they’re adopting an intelligent traffic management system based on Hikvision technology – and boosting traffic flow while reducing journey time. HANGZHOU, China, July 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The Chinese city of […]

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