Microsoft AI for Accessibility Hackathon APAC Winners Announced: Thailand, Singapore and the Philippines Accelerate Inclusive Innovation

SINGAPORE – Media OutReach – May 13, 2022 – Teams from Thailand, Singapore and the Philippines are winners of the Microsoft AI for Accessibility (AI4A) Hackathon in APAC. In the third year of the AI4A Hackathon, there are teams that are strongly committed to solving real-life challenges faced by people with disabilities (PwD). The hackathon … Read more

Leader who strengthened the status of the UAE

Arab postal workers Under President Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, the UAE has seen its position and proactive role strengthened on the regional and international stage, forging strong relations with the outside world based on mutual respect and an unwavering commitment to resolving global disputes through through diplomacy. The tentative leadership of the late … Read more

Current crisis situation in India requires new strategy for trade unions

by dr. BK Kango The current strategy and structure of unions has evolved during the period when the affluent economy prevailed and existing technology saw the evolution of large companies with large production units, employing hundreds and hundreds of workers. The evolution of Fordism with assembly line production, deskilling of workers, etc., was seen during … Read more

Two years of pandemic have shown the inhumanity of the capitalist path

By Prabhat Patnaik For more than two years now, the world has been confronted with a pandemic not seen in a century, which, according to the WHO, has already claimed 15 million lives without ending. This is an unprecedented crisis for humanity as a whole, requiring a massive effort from any government, especially governments in … Read more

Congress backs to elect party chairman wants Rahul to lead

By Rahil Nora Chopra Congress has already started to create the ground for the parliamentary elections to be held in Rajasthan next year. In addition, preparations are being made for organizational elections in the party to elect the new president. At the Congress Working Committee (CWC) meeting held on March 14, party leaders demanded that … Read more

Confusion over Mayawati’s exact role after assembly polls persist

By Sushil Kutty The mood in Uttar Pradesh is different than before the last municipal elections. Things are at an unprecedented boil. Kashi, Mathura, Agra… Things are happening with far-reaching consequences. Before the election, Asaduddin Owaisi of AIMIM pitched for the Muslim vote, claiming that he was the only one looking after the Muslims of … Read more

Competition Between AAP and TMC Heats Up in Eastern, Northeastern States

By Ashis Biswas In some Indian states, the two major regional parties, the Trinamool Congress and the Aam Aadmi Party, sworn to fight against the ruling BJP, are inevitably engaged in a bitter struggle to outdo each other in their quest for organizational growth. Both Ms Mamata Banerjee (TMC) and Mr Arvind Kejriwal (AAP) miss … Read more

Citi appoints Mendy Chung as Hong Kong insurance chief

HONG KONG SAR – Media OutReach – 13 May 2022 – Citigroup Inc. (NYSE Symbol: C) – Citi announced the appointment of Mendy Chung as Hong Kong’s chief insurance agent, effective immediately. As chief of insurance in Hong Kong, Mendy Chung is responsible for the growth and management of Citibank’s insurance operations in Hong Kong, … Read more