At least 14 dead as Philippine passenger van falls off cliff

LA TRINIDAD, Philippines (AP) — Philippine police say at least 14 people have died when the brakes of an overloaded passenger van failed while cruising a winding road, sending it down a ravine in a no...

Russian pension reform hits vulnerable age group of over-50s

MOSCOW (AP) — When 52-year old accountant Marina Grigoryeva was laid off this year, she figured that at least she would be eligible for a state pension in three years' time. But measures announced by ...

Taipei households spend most nationwide on public transport

Taipei, Sept. 2 (CNA) Households in Taipei spend an average of NT$24,000 (US$781) per year on public transport, more than twice the national average, due to the convenient transport network in the cit...

Uber’s COO unveils “Uber for Taiwan” plan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – At a forum held Tuesday in Taipei, Uber’s Chief Operating Officer Barney Harford unveiled the company’s “Uber for Taiwan” plan, which includes work...

AP Photos: Editor selections from the past week in Asia

Monsoon rains and tropical weather caused flooding in several parts of Asia. The water filled city streets and disrupted traffic and public transport networks in parts of Cambodia, the Philippines and...

XYO Network to Deliver Location Data to CAS Smart City IoT Management Platforms Throughout China

SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 31, 2018--XYO Network, blockchain’s first cryptographic location network, will provide certainty driven location data to China’s automated, connected cities of the futu...

XYO Network to Deliver Location Data to CAS Smart City IoT Management Platforms Throughout China

SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 31, 2018--XYO Network, blockchain’s first cryptographic location network, will provide certainty driven location data to China’s automated, connected cities of the futu...

Semtech’s LoRa Technology Creates Smarter Streets in India

CAMARILLO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 26, 2018--Semtech Corporation  (Nasdaq: SMTC), a leading supplier of high performance analog and mixed-signal semiconductors and advanced algorithms, announced ...

Global Bus Door System Market 2018-2022 | Increasing Implementation of BRT in Cities to Boost Demand | Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 24, 2018-- analysts forecast the global bus door system market to grow at a CAGR of close to 5% during the forecast period, according to their latest market research repor...

Global Online Bus Ticketing Service Market 2018-2022 to Post a CAGR of 25%| Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 19, 2018--The global online bus ticketing service market is expected to post a CAGR of nearly 25% during the period 2018-2022, according to the latest market research repo...

DHL, Official Logistics Partner to Formula E, Offers New Yorkers Free Zero-Emission Rides to Promote Sustainability

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 12, 2018--DHL, the Official Logistics Partner of Formula E, is offering New Yorkers a free eShuttle service from key locations across Manhattan through Friday in an effo...

Brazil Approves AerSafe for Airbus 321 Aircraft to Comply with Fuel Tank Flammability Reduction Rule

CORAL GABLES, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 12, 2018--AerSale® announced today that the National Civil Aviation Agency of Brazil (ANAC) has approved the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA’s) Suppleme...

Esri and Waze Deliver Near Real-Time Data for Smarter Cities

REDLANDS, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 10, 2018--Esri, the global leader in location intelligence, today announced Waze live alert data will now be available in Esri's ArcGIS Marketplace for free to m...

Northeast Taiwan’s Yilan, offshore island Matsu declare Wednesday a typhoon holiday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –Yilan County and the offshore island of Matsu still declared Wednesday a typhoon holiday, but Taipei City and its surrounding areas of New Taipei and Keelung delayed the an...

Michael Jacobs Joins Savi Technology’s Advisory Board

ALEXANDRIA, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 10, 2018--Savi®, an innovator in big data/machine intelligence analytic solutions, supply chain management software, and sensor technology, today announced that i...