ISKANDAR PUTERI, Jan 11 (Bernama) -- SEA LIFE Malaysia, an interactive aquarium which is a new enhancement of LEGOLAND® Malaysia Resort, has reached another milestone in its construction with the filling of the Ocean tank, which will consist of 400,000-gallon of water once filled. The Ocean tank which is the largest tank in the aquarium, will house a replica of a historic shipwreck, Wanli and be entirely themed to look like you are walking through the shipwreck with LEGO® elements spread out for display.
Once the tanks have been filled, SEA LIFE aquarists will be working diligently to get the water quality and salt content ready for the arrival of marine life including Black Tip Reef Shark, Zebra shark, stingrays, seahorses, jelly fish and more.
LONDON, Jan 11 (Bernama) -- Upstream, the technology company leading the mobile internet revolution in high growth markets, has unveiled that Alcatel smartphones are sold with a suspicious pre-installed weather forecast app, also available on Google Play.
Upstream’s security platform, Secure-D, detected suspicious activity initiated by an Android application named “Weather Forecast – World Weather Accurate Radar” in Brazil and Malaysia. This application was later found pre-installed on Pixi 4 and A3 Max devices from Alcatel, a brand owned by Nokia. The devices are manufactured under licence by Chinese electronics company TCL Corporation, a manufacturer of Alcatel and Blackberry branded mobile phones.
LAS VEGAS & OSAKA, Japan, Jan 11 (Bernama) -- Sharp Corporation (TOKYO:6753) has returned to CES 2019 with its first full-scale exhibit in over four years to showcase a fast-growing portfolio of offerings with genuine potential to transform society. Speaking at the company’s booth, Bob Ishida, Executive Vice President and Head of AIoT Business Strategy Office, emphasized the message at the core of the company’s global positioning: “Changing the world with 8K and AIoT.”
“As infrastructure expands to keep pace with the ever-increasing volume of information that surrounds us, we see 8K as an area with massive potential,” said Ishida. “Here at CES, we have a variety of 8K devices and solutions that showcase our position as a leader in this exciting field.”
KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 10 (Bernama) -- The Association of Islamic Banking and Financial Institutions Malaysia (AIBIM), the Malaysian Takaful Association (MTA) and Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM), will be jointly organising the inaugural business engagement programme entitled “Islamic Finance Rendezvous Series” (IFRS) at Eastin Hotel, Pulau Pinang on 14 January 2019. The event will be officiated by the Chief Minister of Penang, YAB Tuan Chow Kon Yeow.
IFRS targets more than 200 Multi-National Companies (MNCs) and Small Medium Enterprises (SMEs) to participate in this event. An exciting programme has been lined-up to provide greater insights and understanding on financial products and services offered by Islamic banks and takaful operators through panel discussion, knowledge sharing and business matching sessions.
New CEO Appointed
ATLANTA and NEW YORK, Jan 10 (Bernama) -- Epiq, a global leader in the legal services industry, today announced David C. Dobson has joined the company as the new chief executive officer and John
Davenport, Jr., current chief executive officer of Epiq, will move up to executive chairman of the board. Davenport founded Epiq, then known as Document Technologies, in 1998 and grew the business from a handful of employees and clients to a billion dollar global organization.
MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA, Jan 10 (Bernama) -- Novak Djokovic, the top-ranked ATP star and SEIKO watches brand ambassador, took time out of his training schedule to meet his most challenging opponent yet – himself. The world’s number one tennis star encountered a specially created, avatar of himself, incorporated in a world first virtual reality computer game.
Created especially by SEIKO Australia, the life like game was developed to make playing on the court as authentic as possible with even the feel of the racquet being realistic.
MUNGYEONG, South Korea, Jan 9 (Bernama) -- MK Food Valley Corp. is expanding exports of its high-quality Omija beverages made with berries of Omija plants (Maximowiczia chinensis) it grows in an area with very clean air and water.
The company won two Superior Taste Awards from iTQi in 2016 and an Innovation Award at SIAL Middle East Abu Dhabi in 2018. ITQi is the International Taste & Quality Institute, an organization dedicated to certifying the taste of food and drink products. SIAL Middle East Abu Dhabi is an international trade fair for food that takes place once a year in Abu Dhabi.