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Alberta group helps companies develop technology to drive autonomous vehicles

Alberta group helps companies develop technology to drive autonomous vehicles

The 2013 e6 from Chinese manufacturer BYD has been modified to help develop navigation systems and other equipment created in the province that would be crucial components in the potentially massive world of self-driving vehicles. “In the next few years, the types of products that go into autonomous systems, the market looks like about $100 [...]

November 25, 2017 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on Alberta group helps companies develop technology to drive autonomous vehicles

South China Sea: US carrier group begins ‘routine’ patrols

South China Sea: US carrier group begins ‘routine’ patrols

US aircraft carrier the USS Carl Vinson has started what it calls “routine operations” in the South China Sea, with a fleet of supporting warships. The deployment comes days after China’s foreign ministry warned Washington against challenging Beijing’s sovereignty in the region. China claims several contested shoals, islets and reefs in the area. It has [...]

February 19, 2017 Saheli News Comments Off on South China Sea: US carrier group begins ‘routine’ patrols

Uber boss quits Donald Trump’s business group amid staff anger at immigration ban

Uber boss quits Donald Trump’s business group amid staff anger at immigration ban

Uber’s chief executive officer Travis Kalanick has quit Donald Trump’s business advisory group amid mounting pressure from activists and employees who have come out against his administration’s hard-line immigration policies. Critics have included Uber drivers, many of whom are immigrants themselves. “Joining the group was not meant to be an endorsement of the President or his [...]

February 3, 2017 Saheli Business Comments Off on Uber boss quits Donald Trump’s business group amid staff anger at immigration ban

BRIEF-Dong Yi Ri Sheng Home Decoration Group to buy 5.3 pct stake in tech firm for 10 mln yuan

BRIEF-Dong Yi Ri Sheng Home Decoration Group to buy 5.3 pct stake in tech firm for 10 mln yuan

* Says it to invest 10 million yuan in a Beijing-based tech firm and to hold 5.3 percent stake in it after investment Source text in Chinese: goo.gl/1IeoLl Further company Coverage: (Beijing Headline News) [Source:-Reuters] [...]

January 21, 2017 Saheli Home Deco Comments Off on BRIEF-Dong Yi Ri Sheng Home Decoration Group to buy 5.3 pct stake in tech firm for 10 mln yuan

CONSUMER RIGHTS GROUP RAISES 52 OBJECTIONS TO REAL ESTATE ACT

CONSUMER RIGHTS GROUP RAISES 52 OBJECTIONS TO REAL ESTATE ACT

Mumbai Grahak Panchyat (MGP), the consumer rights group, has raised 52 objections to draft rules framed by Maharashtra government under central government’s Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act and criticised them as anti-consumers and builder friendly. Though the Act is passed by the Parliament, the Act allows states to frame the rules suitable to local [...]

January 5, 2017 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on CONSUMER RIGHTS GROUP RAISES 52 OBJECTIONS TO REAL ESTATE ACT

IS group to step up attacks on Europe – Europol

IS group to step up attacks on Europe – Europol

Europol has warned that militants from so-called Islamic State (IS) will aim to step up attacks on European targets, as they face defeat in the Middle East. The European police force says more foreign fighters will try to come back to Europe, and “several dozen” capable of attacks could already be there. Their tactics could [...]

December 2, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on IS group to step up attacks on Europe – Europol

Watch humans go from a tiny group in Africa to 7 billion around the world, in 5 minutes

Watch humans go from a tiny group in Africa to 7 billion around the world, in 5 minutes

It’s been a bad week for a lot of Americans. How about an interesting distraction? The video above, from the American Museum of Natural History, shows essentially all of human history in just six minutes. It shows humanity spreading across the world over a few hundred thousand years — even as our population remained under [...]

November 13, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Watch humans go from a tiny group in Africa to 7 billion around the world, in 5 minutes

Philippines: IS-linked Maute group inmates freed in ‘raid’

Philippines: IS-linked Maute group inmates freed in ‘raid’

Eight Islamic militants linked to so-called Islamic State (IS) have been freed from jail in the Philippines in an apparently “staged raid”. Police said at least 20 fighters from the Maute group had turned up at the Lanao del Sur jail in the southern city of Marawi, but no shots had been fired. A military [...]

August 28, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Philippines: IS-linked Maute group inmates freed in ‘raid’

Tono Group creates new division, Retro Development

Tono Group creates new division, Retro Development

Tono Group has launched a new division, Retro Development. The name Retro, a shortened version of the word retrofit, reflects its focus on investing in blighted or undervalued properties and revitalizing them. Retro’s first project is the $2 million renovation of 436 W. James St. into offices for Tono Group and a new restaurant, Luca. [...]

August 17, 2016 Saheli Home Deco Comments Off on Tono Group creates new division, Retro Development

Tata Group sells Urea business to Pune-based Yara Fertilizers India

Tata Group sells Urea business to Pune-based Yara Fertilizers India

MUMBAI: Tata Group on Wednesday said it has sold its Urea business, part of Tata ChemicalsBSE -0.59 % to Pune-based Yara Fertilizers India for a consideration of Rs 2670 crore. “The board has agreed for the transfer of the business of sale and distribution of Urea and customized fertilisers, manufactured by the Company at its [...]

August 14, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Tata Group sells Urea business to Pune-based Yara Fertilizers India

European gas pipeline group defends record

European gas pipeline group defends record

– A report calling for European scrutiny over a pipeline slated to run through southern Europe is riddled with inaccuracies, a gas pipeline consortium said. A report this week from the non-governmental organizations Re: Common and Counter Balance called on European financial organizations to avoid writing blank checks to the companies working on the Trans-Adriatic [...]

August 1, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on European gas pipeline group defends record

Adani Group starts building trans-shipment port in Kerala, Centre promises grant of Rs 1,600 crore

Adani Group starts building trans-shipment port in Kerala, Centre promises grant of Rs 1,600 crore

The Adani group has started construction on India’s first trans-shipment port – an intermediary port that allows container ships to offload before their journeys end, Reuters reported. The Indian government will give the Adani Group a grant of Rs 1,600 crore for the project, which it hopes will bring in new business by competing with [...]

July 29, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Adani Group starts building trans-shipment port in Kerala, Centre promises grant of Rs 1,600 crore