Hundreds of thousands of foreign maids and construction workers are based in Singapore, one of Asia’s wealthiest economies.
Singapore in 2015 and 2016 arrested 40 “radicalized” Bangladeshi workers who it said were plotting violence in their homeland. All but six — currently serving jail terms for terrorism and terrorist financing — have been repatriated.
Espoo, Finland & Beijing, China – Nokia and Xiaomi announced that they have signed a business collaboration agreement and a multi-year patent agreement, including a cross license to each company’s cellular standard essential patents. Xiaomi also acquired patent assets from Nokia as part of the transaction.
Happiness is not an accident. It’s not a state that randomly occurs when the stars align, nor a coincidence or a lucky windfall like buying a winning lottery ticket. In fact, there’s nothing random at all about happiness: it’s the natural product of our choices – small choices that all of us make every minute of every hour of every day.
Yes, there are many things in life that we have little or no control over, and these may be non-trivial things like natural disasters or health crises that bring real pain, discomfort and stress. Nobody – not even the wealthiest or most culturally-speaking “powerful” among us – can control the whims of fate – but what we can control is how we react to what comes our way.
Nokia’s 3310 phone has been relaunched nearly 17 years after its debut., If you were a fan of the 3310, the likelihood is you’ll want to pick this up. The Nokia 3310 is among the first hit by Nokia that almost be a no-brainer of a purchase back in the millenial age. Its low price, pleasing feature set, exchangeable cover and long battery life make it appealing for anyone looking for a back-up handset, festival phone or just a simple retro buy. The revamped version will be sold under licence by the Finnish start-up HMD Global, which also unveiled several Nokia-branded Android smartphones.
Have you ever wondered how the iconic character of Christmas is being displayed around the world? Batam-City has compiled pictures of Christmas traditions, festivities and happenings from different corners of the globe more than a week before the world celebrates one of its most joyful holidays.
McDonald’s, the world’s largest fast-food chain, has sold its Malaysia and Singapore franchise license to a Saudi group which already holds a developmental license for the chain for the western and southern regions of Saudi Arabia.