Day: October 14, 2020

SPOL Diamond Increases Company’s Global Footprint

October 14, 2020

Company’s New Diamond Platform is receiving accolades and wide adoption in Higher Ed CORAL SPRINGS, Florida, Oct. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — On June 8, 2020,  SPOL released Diamond the most innovative, fully integrated IE solution in the market. “Only SPOL is doing for Institutional effectiveness what learning management systems did for digital learning environments.  It’s exactly […]

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China’s Chengdu offers $42.3-billion opportunities in building world renowned cultural city

October 14, 2020

CHENGDU, Oct. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Southwest China’s Chengdu, a top travel destination with vibrant cultural creativity in the country, will offer a slew of supportive policies and investment opportunities centering on building the city into a world renowned cultural city on October 15. The October event is carried out by National Business Daily. The […]

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Turkey to host int’l shoe expo in Antalya this month

October 14, 2020

Turkey’s Mediterranean resort city of Antalya will host an international shoe expo at the end of this month with 100 domestic producers and 1,000 foreign buyers.   Set to be held between Oct. 28-30, the 9th edition of Eksposhoes will be attend by foreign visitors, especially from Russia, Balkans and Europe, said a written statement […]

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G20 finance ministers discuss pandemic’s effects

October 14, 2020

The G20 countries’ finance ministers and central bank governors gathered to discuss effects of COVID-19 pandemic.   Ministers and governors tried to find ways to deal with these effects, Berat Albayrak, the Turkish finance and treasury minister, tweeted on Wednesday.   “We talked about the functioning of the collective action plan, which we have agreed […]

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French police arrest Muslim NGO head in raid

October 14, 2020

French police raided Wednesday the home of Muslim NGO BarakaCity’s founder and arrested him, the organization, which broadcast the raid live on its social channels, said.   Idriss Sihamedi, the NGO’s president, was beaten up and arrested in front of his four children.   “Search this morning at the home of the president of BarakaCity,” […]

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Indonesia: Hundreds held for protesting against job law

October 14, 2020

Indonesian police have arrested 1,377 people during continuing protests against the controversial Job Creation Bill in Jakarta that could slash workers protection.   Jakarta police spokesman Yusri Yunus said a number of groups coordinated plans to turn the rallies violent, and that the arrested included 800 students.   “There is an indication that stones and […]

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UPDATE – Turkey to take step to expand its industrial capacity

October 14, 2020

Turkey under the leadership of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will establish a new executive industrialization committee to make the country an essential player of global competition by expanding its capacity, the Turkish industry and technology minister said Wednesday. “We have taken a historic step to strengthen the Turkish industry and technology ecosystem, and the most […]

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Turkey: Defendant in espionage trial could get 35 years

October 14, 2020

Istanbul prosecutors are seeking up to 35 years in jail for a fugitive journalist on espionage charges, Turkish judicial sources said on Wednesday.   Under the indictment just submitted to Istanbul’s High Criminal Court no:14, Can Dundar could get anywhere from about 22 to 35 years behind bars, said the sources, who asked not to […]

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