Trump administration pulls plug on energy-efficient bulb rules

Donald Trump’s administration on Wednesday issued a new rule reversing a requirement for all new light bulbs to be energy-efficient by 2020, a move welcomed by industry but strongly criticized by climate change groups. The rollback represents the latest in the US president’s running battle since taking office against nearly all forms of environmental regulation, […]


Australia star Smith hits fifty on Ashes return

Australia star Steve Smith looked like he had never been away as he marked his first Test since suffering concussion with a fourth fifty in as many innings against England this Ashes series at Old Trafford on Wednesday. Smith, a shining light for the tourists on a dull day in Manchester, was 60 not out […]


Vice-Chairman of the Central Committee of the Korean Workers’ Party met with the State Council member of the State Council of the People’s Republic of China

Lee Soo-yong, a member of the Political Bureau of the Central Committee of the Workers’ Party of Korea, and Vice-Chairman of the Central Committee of the Party, met with the comrades of the State Council of the People’s Republic of China’s State Council and the Minister of Foreign Affairs. At the statue, Comrade Wang Yi […]


Let’s speed up the construction of educational and talented nations through the Party’s educational revolution policy

The full text of the editorial, Partial Democratic Shipbuilding, which promotes the educational and policy power of the party through the Party’s educational revolution, is as follows. The 14th National Teachers’ Conference was held with great interest and expectation from the people and teachers of the whole country. The beloved supreme leader Kim Jong- un […]


Trump to Meet With GM’s Mary Barra After Criticizing Company

President Donald Trump will meet on Thursday with Mary Barra, the chief executive officer of General Motors Co. — days after he castigated the company for shrinking its U.S. workforce. The White House meeting, scheduled for the afternoon, will take place as four other auto industry giants have defied his administration by reaching a compromise […]


Singapore Says Global Collaboration Needed for AI Technology

As the U.S.-China trade war rages, companies are still working together on critical artificial intelligence advances across geographical boundaries, Singapore’s communications minister said. Businesses and countries need to continue collaborating to drive the development of artificial intelligence, Minister for Communications and Information S. Iswaran said Thursday on Bloomberg Television with Haslinda Amin. “It’s really about […]


Russia-Ukraine prisoner swap talks successful, will end soon – Medvedchuk

The talks on a prisoner swap between Russia and Ukraine will soon be successfully completed, according to head of the Ukrainian party Opposition Platform – For Life’s Political Council Viktor Medvedchuk. “The swap talks are in progress; as far as I know, they have been successful and will be finalized soon,” Medvedchuk said in an […]


Bee’ah’s presence at the World Energy Conference in Abu Dhabi

Bee’ah, the Middle East sustainability company, will showcase its innovations in clean energy and waste-to-energy technologies at the 24th World Energy Conference hosted by the UAE under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan. Nahyan, President of the UAE, may God protect him, during the period from 9 to 12 September […]


Israeli forces arrest 7 Palestinians in the West Bank and penetrate northern Gaza

Israeli Occupation Forces (IOF) arrested on Tuesday morning seven Palestinian citizens from the West Bank. According to Hebrew sources, the Israeli army raided several areas and arrested 7 Palestinians for alleged involvement in activities of resistance to the army and settlers. In the Gaza Strip, Israeli military vehicles and bulldozers moved into Beit Lahia in […]


Mikdad : Fruitful cooperation between Syrian government and UNDP will continue

Deputy Foreign and Expatriates Minister Fayssal Mikdad received on Wednesday the new UNDP Resident Representative in Syria Ramla Khalidi who presented her credentials to him. Mikdad welcomed the new UNDP Representative in Syria , asserting the importance of fruitful cooperation between the Syrian government and UNDP which is considered one of the first UN programs […]