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Marine Wind and Solar Power System Awarded Patent

Source:  Ship and Bunker   Japan-based Eco Marine Power (EMP) hasannounced that it has been granted a patent in Japan related to its Aquarius Marine Renewable Energy (MRE) System, a wind & solar power propulsion solution for ships. Commenting on the approval of the patent,Greg Atkinson, EMP’s Chief Technology Officer said: “The granting of this […]

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Enterprise Innovation Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise opens innovation facility in Singapore

Source:  Enterprise Innovation   Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise (ALE) has opened its new office and innovation facility in Singapore, a year after ALE separated from parent company Alcatel-Lucent. The new facility will provide ALE new opportunities to deliver specialized solutions tailored to the Asia-Pacific region. ALE invested $1 million into creating the research and testing facility, which […]

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Agri, waste management tech dominate Vietnam’s Techmart event

Source:  Deal Street Asia   Over 400 technology transfer contracts worth nearly VND400 billion ($17.8 million) were inked during the Techmart 2015 exhibition in Hanoi over the last four days, according to local media reports. Technology products showcased during the event were mostly hi-tech equipments to serve the agriculture and automation sectors, and to address […]

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Japan Display Unveils 17-inch 8K LCD Screen

Source:  Latinos Post   Japan Display has announced an imminent breakthrough in the area of ultra-high screen resolution.  Japan Display, a joint venture among Sony, Toshiba, and Hitachi recently introduced the device as the “world’s first 17.3-inch high resolution (7,680(W) x RGB x 4,320(H) pixels), fast response (frame rate 120Hz) liquid crystal display (LCD) module.” […]

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Venture funds hesitate to enter Vietnam

Source:  Vietnamnet   The US venture fund 500 Startups, is joining hands with two partners in Vietnam, a move which has been discussed in local newspapers since August. The two partners are Tran Quoc Binh, a co-founder of Klout, and Eddie Thai, a senior consultancy expert for startups. Thai said 500 Startups would deal with […]

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Schneider Electric Korea’s head to oversee Mongolia

Source:  The Korea Herald   Schneider Electric Korea said Monday that its CEO Kim Kyung-rog has been given the additional responsibility of overseeing Mongolian operations of the company. Kim’s expanded duty will enable Schneider Electric to support Korean firms’ operations in Mongolia in energy development as well as power plants, railways, buildings and other social […]

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