Floods hit 4 cities; trash, DPWH projects blamed

FLOODING occurred in four cities in Metro Cebu Thursday night, Aug. 4, 2022, following heavy rains, destroying houses and causing evacuations but not fatalities.And in Cebu City, an official has placed the blame partly on ongoing flood control projects.Raquel Bohol-Arce, acting head of the Cebu City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (CCDRRMO), said Friday […]

EU agency sees risk of COVID deaths rising as Omicron subvariants spread

FRANKFURT — Two new subvariants of Omicron, BA.4 and BA.5, are spreading more quickly than other coronavirus variants in Europe, which could lead to more hospitalizations and deaths as they become dominant, the European Union’s (EU) disease prevention agency said on Monday.   Most EU countries have so far detected low rates of the two subgroups. […]

Yokogawa and DOCOMO Successfully Conduct Test of Remote Control Technology Using 5G, Cloud, and AI

TOKYO, May 30, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Yokogawa Electric Corporation (TOKYO: 6841) and NTT DOCOMO, INC. (DOCOMO) announced today that they have conducted a proof-of-concept test (PoC) of a remote control technology for industrial processing. The PoC test involved the use of an autonomous control AI, the Factorial Kernel Dynamic Policy Programming […]

Enrolling in MCLE

SO MUCH to do, so little time, and the seventh compliance period is about to end.One need not worry as MCLE’s got it covered. One can still have full control of his time even while taking MCLE courses. That’s why it has built a program that is designed to give one total control of his […]

Fujitsu Launches Sustainable 5G vRAN to Deliver Potential Reductions in CO2 Emissions of over 50%

TOKYO, Feb 24, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Fujitsu today announced that it has successfully developed new software virtualized radio access network (vRAN)(1) technology with support for 5G Standalone (SA) and will offer it for verification by telecommunications carriers from March 2022. By leveraging Fujitsu’s AI and quantum-inspired “Digital Annealer”(2) technologies to optimize […]

NEC Develops Autonomous Mobile Robot Control Technology that Doubles Efficiency While Maintaining Safety

TOKYO, Jan 27, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) today announced the development of a control technology that doubles the efficiency of autonomous mobile robots (AMR) in warehouses while maintaining a high level of safety. NEC plans to put this technology into practical use by March 2024 and to have […]

MHIEC Receives Order from Sendai City to Refurbish Matsumori Waste-to-Energy Plant

TOKYO, Nov 16, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Environmental & Chemical Engineering Co., Ltd. (MHIEC), a Group company of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI), has received an order from Sendai City (Miyagi Pref.) for refurbishment of its Matsumori Waste-to-Energy Plant, an incineration plant for municipal solid waste. The order calls […]

All-New Outlander PHEV Model to Adopt an Evolved All-Wheel Control Technology to Provide Safe, Secure and Comfortable Driving

TOKYO, Oct 1, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) will use an evolved version of Super-All Wheel Control (S-AWC)* system in its plug-in hybrid (PHEV) model of the all-new Outlander crossover SUV, which is scheduled for launch in Japan this fiscal year. The new S-AWC integrated vehicle dynamics control system […]

MHI Thermal Systems Launches New Models of Central Control Consoles for Building Air Conditioners in July

TOKYO, Jul 2, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Thermal Systems, Ltd., a part of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, will release two new models of central control consoles that allow air conditioning units and Q-ton* commercial-use CO2 heat pump water heaters to be controlled through a single console. The SC-SL4-AE2 […]

Cancer preparedness of Asia-Pacific countries

With more patients in need of help to access treatments, advocates welcome the recent announcement of the Department of Health (DoH) that it would allocate at least a P700-million annual budget to the cancer assistance fund. During the “Cancer Conversations: From Policy to Meaningful Action” webinar held in partnership with the BusinessWorld, Health Secretary Francisco […]

Apollomics, Inc. Licenses a Targeted, Active Checkpoint Control Immunotherapy for Greater China and South Africa

FOSTER CITY, Calif. and HANGZHOU, ZHEJIANG, CHINA, Feb 12, 2021 – (ACN Newswire) – Apollomics, Inc., an innovative biopharmaceutical company committed to the discovery and development of mono- and combination- oncology therapies, today announced an exclusive license agreement for the development and commercialization of TYG100 in Mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan, also known […]