Home / World (page 3)

World

Huawei’s 2017 Annual Report: Solid Performance and Lasting Value for Customers

Huawei released its audited financial results for 2017, reporting solid business growth. The company’s total annual revenue was CNY603.6 billion (US$92.5 billion based on year-end exchange rates), an increase of 15.7% over 2016. Net profits were CNY47.5 billion (US$7.3 billion), an increase of 28.1% year-on-year. In 2017, Huawei’s annual investment …

Read More »

19th Design & Branding Contest Jury Team Includes Georgian Sandro Tsitskishvili

19th KIAF announces a team of Designers, Art Directors, Directors and Founders of leading design studios and agencies from Iceland, Spain, Germany, Georgia, Ukraine, Russia, the United Arab Emirates and the United States. Meet the professionals who will evaluate cases in the Design & Branding competition: Magnús Hreggviðsson, Graphic Designer, ENNEMM, Island Pablo …

Read More »

Zurab Pololikashvili Appointed Lionel Messi as UNWTO Ambassador

Considered by many the best football player of all times, Lionel Messi joins the World Tourism Organization to promote the value of responsible tourism. The UNWTO Secretary-General, Zurab Pololikashvili, appointed Messi as UNWTO Ambassador for Responsible Tourism this Saturday at Camp Nou in Barcelona, after the match F.C. Barcelona – …

Read More »

Surprise Result for PMI in New Zealand iQOS Case

Surprise Result for PMI in New Zealand iQOS Case

If you follow the news on heated tobacco products you’ll probably have noticed that Heat not Burn hasn’t been having an easy ride in every market. Despite the spectacular success of iQOS in Japan, where it’s now taken over more than 15% of the cigarette market in just two years, some governments …

Read More »

Azerbaijan to Invest Huge Funds in Railway Development until 2022

Azerbaijan’s investments in the development of railways will be about $5 billion in 2010-2022, Deputy Head of Azerbaijan Railways CJSC Hijran Valehov said at the first conference of the Silk Road Support Group of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly in Baku March 13. He noted that the freight turnover between the …

Read More »

To Achieve Gender Equality, We Need Women Entrepreneurs

Gender Equality

In 2018, we have an opportunity to accelerate progress towards gender equality. Movements such as #MeToo have shone the spotlight on an unacceptable status quo and demonstrated how too many women the world over continue to be deprived of respect and equal opportunities. Let’s use International Women’s Day to build …

Read More »

Does Virtual Reality Stand as the Future of Online Gambling Industry?

Does Virtual Reality Stand as the Future of Online Gambling Industry?

Gambling has been a part of the gaming industry long before the first video game was even made. Shiny one-armed bandits were attracting jackpot-hungry folk with their beautifully drawn icons and never-ending, win-signalizing ringing. However, as the industry was giving birth to numerous innovations, players’ claims grew as well: even …

Read More »

Huawei Unveils the HUAWEI Mate 10 and HUAWEI Mate 10 Pro

The HUAWEI Mate 10 and HUAWEI Mate 10 Pro are the first devices powered by the new Kirin 970 processor and deliver AI enhancements for a faster, more customized mobile experience. The Kirin 970 is built using an advanced TSMC 10nm semiconductor manufacturing process, and features an octa-core ARM Cortex …

Read More »

The Most Anticipated Films to Watch in 2018

Welcome to CBW’s list of films to look out for in the coming year. There’s plenty to suggest and it’s hard to fit everything in, but compiled list below feels like the best bet matched with any kind of taste. Bohemian Rhapsody A film that feels like it’s under a …

Read More »