Daily Archives: September 21, 2020

Standard Lithium Marks Commencement of Operations at Arkansas Plant With a Virtual Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

State and Federal Dignitaries Celebrate the Global First-Of-Its-Kind Clean Tech Direct Lithium Extraction Technology Plant Manager Bruce Seitz cutting the ribbon at the LiSTR Plant in El Dorado, Arkansas EL DORADO, Ark., Sept. 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Standard Lithium

Firms Voice Increased Hiring Projections for MBA Graduates in 2021

Data points to recruiters keeping headcount stable in 2020 as employers exhibit caution in maintaining talent amidst downturn RESTON, Va., Sept. 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Graduate Management Admission Council™ (GMAC™), a global association of leading graduate business schools,

AIR Worldwide Estimates Insured Losses for Hurricane Sally Will be Between USD 1 Billion and USD 3 Billion

Boston, Sept. 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Catastrophe risk modeling firm AIR Worldwide estimates that industry insured losses to onshore property resulting from Hurricane Sally’s winds, storm surge, and inland flood will range from USD 1 billion to USD 3 billion, with wind representing the majority of

IMB Bank Selects Virtusa for Open Banking Compliance in Australia

Simplifies Access and Sharing of Banking Data for IMB Customers SOUTHBOROUGH, Mass., Sept. 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Virtusa Corporation (NASDAQ GS: VRTU), a global provider of digital strategy, digital engineering, IT services and solutions that help clients change and

COVID-19: Neither Positive Nor Cure Case Reported in Cambodia

Cambodia has announced neither new positive nor cured case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), according to the Ministry of Health’s press release issued this morning. The total number of confirmed cases in the Kingdom thus remains at 275, while that

Freed Opposition Activist Decries Mistreatment of Political Prisoners at Prey Sar

An activist with Cambodia’s banned opposition party who was released from prison last week after serving his year-long sentence for “incitement” and “cursing public officials” has called on the government to improve conditions in his former jail, saying guards routinely

Hundreds of Cambodian Villagers Displaced by Land Grabs Protest in Phnom Penh

Around 1,000 villagers from three Cambodian provinces blocked the road leading to the Land Ministry in Phnom Penh on Monday to demand government help in resolving disputes over land taken by private companies and politically connected businesspeople, sources in the

Korean War-Era Bomb Exposed by Typhoons Kills Four in North Korea

Two North Korean government officials and two bomb squad technicians were killed when a long-buried Korean War-era bomb exposed by recent typhoons blew up as they attempted to disarm it, RFA has learned. The explosion occurred Sept. 7, at a

CMAA Expresses Condolences over Loss of Two Foreign Bomb Specialists

Cambodian Mine Action and Victim Assistance Authority (CMAA) has extended its deepest condolences over the loss of Briton “Luke” Atkinson and Australian Trent Lee, working for Norwegian People’s Aid (NPA), in a recent tragic accident in Solomon Islands. “We were

Cambodian PM Appreciates Bilateral Trade with U.S.

Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, shared here this morning his pride over the growing bilateral trade between Cambodia and the United States, despite the COVID-19 pandemic. The Premier said that