Category: Press Releases

Alchemint launches SDUSD, the first collateral backed stablecoin on the NEO Blockchain.

Alchemint launches SDUSD, the first collateral backed stablecoin on the NEO Blockchain.

SINGAPORE, Jan. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Alchemint Foundation launched SDUSD addressing the importance of stablecoins in a volatile market by providing traders a stable currency to hedge against market fluctuations with the value of SDUSD pegged to 1-to-1 USD. SDUSD debuted on Alchemint’s platform on 22nd December 2018, with the base trading pair launching on Switcheo, the first decentralized exchange on NEO. 2018 saw an increase in the inception of USD backed stablecoin projects from established companies such as Paxo’s PAX, Gemini’s GUSD and Coinbase/Circle’s USDC, all providing a store of value for traders hedging against volatile market conditions. Unlike IOU-backed stablecoins, SDUSD is issued through…

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ILIFE Unveils A9 Series at CES 2019 – Robot Vacuums with Senses

ILIFE Unveils A9 Series at CES 2019 – Robot Vacuums with Senses

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — ILIFE, the world-renowned robot vacuum brand, today unveils its revolutionary A9 series robots – the A9 and A9s – at CES 2019. Held in Las Vegas, CES is the world’s most influential show in the technology industry. Equipped with upgraded PanoView Navigation and Gen 3 CyclonePower Cleaning System, the latest A9 series are specially designed to create a smarter and cleaner home environment. Its unique vinyl record exterior also adds an artistic sense to the home. A9 Series: Robot Vacuums with Senses A9 Series include two models: A9 and A9s. A9 can see its surroundings, hear orders from its owners, and…

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Firtash spokesman calls on U.S. prosecutors to correct record in Austrian courts

Firtash spokesman calls on U.S. prosecutors to correct record in Austrian courts

WASHINGTON, Jan. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — During international telephonic press conferences to U.S., European, and Indian media, Lanny J. Davis, the U.S. spokesperson for Dmitry Firtash, who is under indictment in U.S. federal court secured by Chicago U.S. Department of Justice prosecutors, called on these prosecutors to “correct the record” concerning their “false” claim to Austrian courts that Firtash and his colleagues authored a document proposing “use of bribes” to Indian officials to secure an Indian titanium mining license.  On December 31, 2018, the New York Times published a lengthy report proving that the document relied on by U.S. prosecutors as “clear proof” of Firtash’s…

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Skyworth unveils the future of Intelligent living at CES 2019

Skyworth unveils the future of Intelligent living at CES 2019

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Skyworth, a leading Chinese producer of televisions, audio-visual products and home appliances, showcased several new and innovative technologies in the smart home sector during its participation at CES 2019, which kicked off in Las Vegas on January 8. At the Intelligent Living System Technology experience zone in the Las Vegas Convention Center’s South Hall, Skyworth demonstrated to visitors how to control a wide range of home appliances, including washing machines, refrigerators, air and water purifiers, air conditioners and climate control systems, motorized curtains and blinds, lighting fixtures and arrays, extractor hoods as well as electric fans and humidifiers, with…

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Hangzhou: Creating a world-class business environment and promoting economic development

Hangzhou: Creating a world-class business environment and promoting economic development

ХАНЧЖОУ (HANGZHOU), Китай, 9 января 2019 г. /PRNewswire/ — 9 ноября прошлого года в городе Ханчжоу на востоке Китая состоялась масштабная конференция по вопросам мобилизации ресурсов, в рамках которой была озвучена стратегия на создание бизнес-среды мирового класса и превращение региона в зону демонстрации достижений высококачественного развития частной экономики Китая. В ходе мероприятия состоялась презентация шести инициатив и двадцати восьми специальных административных мер, направленных на усовершенствование госуслуг, привлечение инвестиций и стимулирование торговли, развитие промышленности, поддержку предпринимательства и новаторской деятельности, повышение качества окружающей среды и уровня жизни, создание условий для верховенства права. “Эти меры, охватывающие сразу несколько аспектов, включая формирование аппаратно-программных комплексов и промышленное развитие, представляют собой…

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Powerful Infortrend All-Flash Array for Flexible VDI Deployment

Powerful Infortrend All-Flash Array for Flexible VDI Deployment

NEW TAIPEI CITY, Taiwan, Jan. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Infortrend® Technology, Inc. (TWSE: 2495) today announces that EonStor GSa Family offers a powerful All-Flash Array performance for flexible VDI deployment, allowing businesses to make use of their computing resources more effectively. Enterprises are converting physical desktops to VDI, or virtual desktop infrastructure, since it provides more efficient hardware utilization and centralized management while reducing operational costs. GSa Family is designed for extensive virtualization support and it offers user-friendly features for an easier VDI setup and configuration. It delivers powerful performance of up to 700K high IOPs within 0.5 millisecond of response time to sustain heavy workloads during peak times like boot storm. It also offers flexible SAS/SATA drive…

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Supermicro Offers Early Shipment Program for Server and Storage Systems

SAN JOSE, California, Jan. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Super Micro Computer, Inc. (SMCI), a global leader in enterprise computing, storage, networking solutions and green computing technology, today announced widespread availability now of Early Shipment Program server and storage systems that customers can validate using next-generation Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors which are expected to be officially released later this year. Supermicro’s entire X11 portfolio is optimized to fully leverage the next-generation Intel Xeon Scalable processors and future innovations including Intel® Optane™ DC persistent memory and Intel® Deep Learning Boost technology to enable more efficient AI (artificial intelligence) acceleration. To get Supermicro Early Shipment Program server and storage systems now, simply visit https://www.supermicro.com/en/products/x11-scalable and…

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Asia’s influential event “the 10th Fastener Expo Shanghai” will be held on June 2019

Asia’s influential event “the 10th Fastener Expo Shanghai” will be held on June 2019

SHANGHAI, Jan. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Fastener Expo Shanghai (FES 2019), hosted by ITE Exhibition Group and Shanghai Ebseek Exhibition Co., LTD., has been deeply rooted in the industry for nearly a decade. A vast number of the industry’s leading companies will convene in Shanghai on June 26-28, 2019. Following the significant success of the recent 2018 exposition, which brought 633 exhibitors, 2019 sees growth to over 700 exhibitors and 30,000 visitors, occupying 60,000 sqm. For FES 2019, FES’s 10th anniversary, the organizers will continue to build an upgraded version of the fastener expo in the spirit of “originality”. FES 2019 promises an impressive display of…

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Shenyang strives to build a first-class business environment

Shenyang strives to build a first-class business environment

SHENYANG, China, Jan. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire./ — As a central city in northeast China, Shenyang has taken a series of measures to improve local government administration and service level in recent years. Committing to revitalization and development, Shenyang is building a city with first-class business environment. At the press conference of “Promote the development of private economy” on January 2nd, 2019, the director of Shenyang business environment construction bureau, Yan Zhanfeng said that Shenyang has been stepping up efforts to create a new business environment in the past two years. A few years ago, the problem of business environment especially in the north of China has attracted…

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ZTE Takes the Lead in Completing IMT-2020 Third Phase 5G Core Network Test

ZTE Takes the Lead in Completing IMT-2020 Third Phase 5G Core Network Test

SHENZHEN, China, Jan. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — ZTE Corporation (0763.HK) (000063.SZ), a major international provider of telecommunications, enterprise and consumer technology solutions for the Mobile Internet, takes the lead in completing IMT-2020 third phase 5G test for core network performance stability and security function, fully verifying the maturity of ZTE’s 5G core network. The test involves the performance of the NFVI platform, the service performance of 5G core network element single/multi virtual machine deployment, as well as system capacity and stability. ZTE’s system, including NFV platform and 5GC core function network elements, is deployed on the general server platform, and interfaces with third party instruments…

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Lanny Davis, Spokesperson for Dmitry Firtash, to Hold Telephonic Press Conference

Lanny Davis, Spokesperson for Dmitry Firtash, to Hold Telephonic Press Conference

WASHINGTON, Jan. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — WHAT:  Press conference for U.S. and Ukrainian media in response to recent New York Times article (see link: https://nyti.ms/2RvhY01), proving McKinsey and not Dmitry Firtash or his associates wrote document proposing bribery of Indian officials as alleged by U.S. prosecutors. Lanny Davis to give statement on behalf of Mr. Firtash in response to this article and to respond to questions.     WHO:    Lanny Davis – Washington, D.C. spokesperson for Dmitry Firtash, Davis Goldberg & Galper PLLC     WHEN:  Tuesday, January 8, 2019   3:00pm EET/2:00pm CET/8:00am EST     WHERE:  Audio Conference Call   U.S. Call In: 1-800-311-9402; Passcode 2468  …

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ZTE is becoming the leader of the third stage of testing the core of the network 5G IMT-2020

ZTE is becoming the leader of the third stage of testing the core of the network 5G IMT-2020

ШЭНЬЧЖЭНЬ (SHENZHEN), Китай, 9 января 2019 г. /PRNewswire/ — Компания ZTE Corporation (0763.HK) (000063.SZ), крупный международный поставщик телекоммуникационных решений, а также корпоративных и потребительских технологий для мобильного Интернета, становится лидером третьего этапа тестирования 5G IMT-2020 на стабильность производительности ядра сети и работоспособность функций обеспечения безопасности, полностью верифицировав зрелость ядра сети 5G от ZTE. Тестирование включает проверку производительности платформы NFVI, эксплуатационных характеристик системы с одной или несколькими виртуальными машинами, являющейся базовым сетевым элементом, а также ее пропускной способности и стабильности. Система ZTE, включающая платформу NFV и базовые функциональные сетевые элементы 5GC, развертывается на общей серверной платформе и взаимодействует со сторонними инструментами в соответствии с потребностями сервисной…

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Representative of Dmitry Firtash urged to withdraw false accusations in offering bribes

Representative of Dmitry Firtash urged to withdraw false accusations in offering bribes

ВАШИНГТОН (WASHINGTON), 8 января 2019 г. /PRNewswire/ — В ходе международной пресс-конференции в телефонном формате с участием американских, европейских и индийских СМИ, Лэнни Дэвис (Lanny J. Davis), официальный американский представитель Дмитрия Фирташа, находящегося под обвинением федерального суда США и прокуроров чикагского Департамента юстиции США, призвал обвинителей “исправить” обращение к австрийскому суду, содержащему “ложное” утверждение, согласно которому г-н Фирташ и его коллеги являются авторами документа с предложением “взятки” индийским чиновникам в целях получения лицензии на добычу титана в Индии.  31 декабря 2018 года издание New York Times опубликовал пространную статью, подтверждающую, что документ, который американские обвинители считали “очевидным доказательством” виновности г-на Фирташа в предложении взятки индийским…

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Scientists from the University of California confirmed the 90% accuracy of measuring calories digested

Scientists from the University of California confirmed the 90% accuracy of measuring calories digested

РЕДВУД-СИТИ, Калифорния, January 8, 2019/PRNewswire/ — Институт здорового питания при Калифорнийском университете в городе Дэвис (UC Davis) завершил валидационное исследование браслета для мониторинга здоровья Healbe GoBe2. В 14-дневном исследовании приняли участие 27 взрослых добровольцев в возрасте от 18 до 40 лет (11 мужчин и 16 женщин). Результаты исследования подтвердили заявленную точность браслета Healbe GoBe2 при автоматическом подсчете усвоенных организмом калорий. (Logo: https://mma.prnewswire.com/media/804475/Healbe_Corporation_Logo.jpg ) В расчет брались данные с дневников питания  добровольцев и показания с браслета  GoBe2. Все блюда, участвующие в исследовании, готовились обученным персоналом на профессиональной кухне университета в соответствии с протоколом HACCP. Исследовательская группа анализировала содержание калорий во всех пунктах меню для добровольцев исследования при каждом…

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Sheraton Zhuhai Hotel welcomes 2019 after a recognition-filled 2018

Sheraton Zhuhai Hotel welcomes 2019 after a recognition-filled 2018

ZHUHAI, China, Dec. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — With the strong support of Huafa Group and Huafa Hotel Management Co., Ltd., and with the long-term support and assistance of various partner companies, news media, conference planning companies, public relations companies, e-commerce and online partners and travel agencies, Sheraton Zhuhai Hotel has recently won several awards – an honor and joy they wish to share with everyone for their support. Annual High Quality Conference Service Hotel For their outstanding facilities and high-quality service, this September, Sheraton Zhuhai Hotel won the Annual High Quality Conference Service Hotel Award from the New Media Alliance, which is composed of Toutiao, Tencent, Baidu, Netease, Sina, Sohu and…

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Thailand Pins World Countdown Landmark in Heart of Bangkok at CentralwOrld

Thailand Pins World Countdown Landmark in Heart of Bangkok at CentralwOrld

BANGKOK, Dec. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The government and prominent private sector companies led by Central Pattana Plc (CPN), Thailand’s top retail property developer, the Tourism Authority of Thailand, and other partners joined forces to create a world-class countdown phenomenon in ‘Thailand & AIS Bangkok Countdown 2019’, emphasizing centralwOrld as ‘Thailand’s Times Square’, the world countdown landmark in the heart of Bangkok for 19 years with its best countdown entertainment and registering Phuket as a new international countdown landmark in Thailand with ‘Central Phuket International Countdown 2019’. It also organized the countdown event in 13 locations nationwide to put forward Thailand as a must-visit destination for the New Year celebration.…

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2018 Hainan Camping Exhibition showcases leisure lifestyle with land-sea-air integration

2018 Hainan Camping Exhibition showcases leisure lifestyle with land-sea-air integration

HAIKOU, China, Dec. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Recently, the 2018 Hainan International RV (AUTO) Camping Leisure Tourism Exhibition (Hainan Camping Exhibition) was held in Haikou. By displaying RVs, sailboats, yachts and aircraft, the exhibition presented high-end lifestyle featuring land-sea-air integration. Photo – https://mma.prnewswire.com/media/802593/Deluxe.jpg The exhibition attracted over 100 enterprises and more than 300 brands, including RV International, Deeson RV, Mercedes-Benz RV, SAIC Maxus, and Dethleffs. Covering an area of 80,000 square meters, the exhibition was divided into the RV camping tourism equipment exhibition area, campsite supporting service exhibition area, marine tourism equipment exhibition area, camping commodity exhibition area, RV camping experience area, camping activity area, camping…

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Shadow turnover of alcohol in the region is formed by phantom firms and stealth plants.

Shadow turnover of alcohol in the region is formed by phantom firms and stealth plants.

По итогам журналистского расследования газеты “Новая Сибирь”, проведенного в 2018 году совместно с НРОО “Общественный контроль”, выработана новая методика выявления теневого оборота алкоголя. Проблемой теневого оборота алкогольных напитков общественники и журналисты занимаются с осени 2017 года. Проверено более 300 торговых точек, по заявлениям возбуждено несколько административных дел. “Выяснилось, что вокруг нас открыто ведётся деятельность, несущая многомиллионный ущерб бюджету”, – говорит президент НРОО “Общественный контроль”, депутат горсовета Новосибирска Иван Конобеев. – В частности, значительная часть оборота пива, особенно в нижнем ценовом сегменте, реализуется без учета в системе ЕГАИС и не декларируется”. Производитель платит в региональный бюджет акциз в размере 21 рубля с каждого литра пива. Снижение…

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