MUMBAI: ECU Worldwide, the European subsidiary of Mumbai-headquartered logistics firm Allcargo Logistics, has acquired majority stakes in Hong Kong-based PAK DA (HK) Logistics and Singapore-based Spechem Supply Chain Management (Asia), a senior executive said. ECU Worldwide has acquired 75% stake in PAK DA, the person said. ECU Worldwide confirmed acquisitions in Hong Kong and Singapore without naming the firms or specifying the quantum of stakes. The Hong Kong acquisition will help it gain access to 50 export trade lanes and 20 import services, the company said in a statement on Wednesday. The Singapore entity provides dangerous goods warehousing capabilities, it said. ECU Worldwide — Allcargo’s biggest revenue earner — will also be able to expand its product offering and make inroads by connecting the Asia Pacific region with Europe. “These acquisitions are key to ECU Worldwide gaining strategic leverage and expanding its LCL (less than container load, a … [Read more...] about Allcargo’s European arm buys logistics firms in HK, Singapore
Bachelor of Technology(B.Tech) in Mechanical Engineering is one of the core Engineering branches. There are ample job opportunities in different fields which are in high demands for B.Tech graduates in Mechanics. You can choose your career options after Mechanical Engineering keeping in mind your interest area and the skills that you possess. If you also aspire to take up B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering, then check the information given below which might help you make the right choice. Career Options after B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering: After pursuing B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering you will have job opportunities in the Government as well as the Private sector. As a Mechanical engineer you are not only responsible to design the mechanical system but at the same time contribute to the testing, maintenance, and manufacturing process which makes an impact at each and every stage. Design: In this department, you will be drafting the technical drawings, design criterion either … [Read more...] about B.Tech Mechanical Admissions 2019: What are the career options after B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering?
Video PlayerClose TOKYO, July 23 (Xinhua) -- The much-anticipated sci-tech innovation board (STAR) is of great significance to the development of China's capital market, Hidetoshi Tashiro, chief economist at Japan's Sigma Capital Ltd, has said. Tashiro said he has been paying close attention to the innovation board in China since last year. It can help China identify and support the most promising companies and will become a pillar to support the expansion of China's high-tech industry, he said in an interview with Xinhua on Monday. Tashiro said the new board, which is intended to be a transparent and fair platform to support entrepreneurship, can help competitive Chinese companies raise funds for their expansion. Investors have come to understand that it represents the direction for the growth of China's capital market, he said. China's sci-tech innovation board, which is its latest Nasdaq-style high-tech board, started trading on the Shanghai Stock Exchange (SSE) on Monday, … [Read more...] about Interview: Launch of sci-tech innovation board important to development of China’s capital market
Video PlayerClose BEIJING, Nov. 21 (Xinhua) -- China has become "a fascinating place for foreign investors" with competitive entrepreneurship and rising tech industries, Mubadala CEO said Thursday. Khaldoon Khalifa Al Mubarak, group CEO and managing director of the Mubadala Investment Company, made the remarks at the ongoing New Economy Forum held in Beijing. The Abu Dhabi-based investor said that technology, life sciences and transportation, among other areas, are the sectors in China that attract most of his interest from a global investor's perspective. "I've seen China become much more open toward foreign direct investment," said Al Mubarak, citing the continuous evolution of the Chinese market. In the eye of Al Mubarak, China's private sector, driven by talented entrepreneurs, has nurtured multiple phenomenal tech giants including Tencent and Alibaba. … [Read more...] about China’s rising entrepreneurship, tech industry attract global investors: Mubadala CEO
SAN FRANCISCO: Google's virtual assistant is reportedly getting the ability to read messages from non-Google apps like WhatsApp, Slack and Telegram. Google Assistant has long had the option to read out SMS messages aloud, but that has not done much good if for conversations lived in third-party apps. If the feature is rolled-out widely, it would let users dictate their replies to messages for these non-Google apps as well, Engadget reported on Monday. Currently, there appears to be limited support for languages beyond English. According to a report by Android Police, messages containing pictures, videos and audio notes are not accessible by the read-aloud feature. In such instances, Assistant would say, "the message just contains an audio attachment", and would not play it back. However, as of now, Google has not yet officially announced the roll-out and availability details The read-aloud feature is particularly useful when users are driving, cooking or otherwise have their … [Read more...] about What does it say, Google? Tech giant’s voice assistant may soon be able to read WhatsApp messages