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Indonesia’s GoTo reports wider nine-month loss

Motorcyclists travel past a billboard advertising GoTo’s initial public offering in Jakarta, Indonesia, on Friday, April 8, 2022. GoTo, formed through the merger of Gojek with e-commerce pioneer Tokopedia, raised $1.1 billion in one of the worlds biggest stock debuts this year and is slated to list in Jakarta April 11. Dimas Ardian | Bloomberg … Read more

No wider risk to community after Hokitika teen’s death, police say

Supplied Layk Scowen, pictured with his grandma, Val Morgan, died on Friday. Police say there is not believed to be any wider risk to the public, after a West Coast teen died unexpectedly last week. Layk​ Scowen, 18, died at a property on Livingstone St in Hokitika, at around 12.50am last Friday, after attempts to … Read more

Rail strikes ‘start of wider industrial unrest’ amid cost crisis

The general secretary of the union representing railway workers has warned that the United Kingdom could face a summer of strike action across the board because of people being pushed to breaking point by the cost of living crisis. This week, members of Mick Lynch’s National Union of Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers, known as … Read more

Wild weather causes flooding and closes roads in wider Manawatū

Wild weather beating down on the wider Manawatū is causing flooding and road closures. Coastal communities in Horowhenua are facing the brunt of bad weather in the region as storms and heavy rain strike much of the country. Horowhenua District Council said high tide and high winds at Foxton Beach Wharf led to flooding across … Read more

One year on, Hainan FTP law secures wider opening-up

Since the implementation of the Hainan free trade port (FTP) law on June 10, 2021, Hainan has issued 17 related regulations, with the new law speeding up local legislation to guarantee better development and wider opening-up of the Hainan FTP. According to the law, the construction of the Hainan FTP focuses on trade and investment … Read more

AI puts virtual beings to wider applications

Most popular use cases of digital avatars in China. (MA SI/MA XUEJING/CHINA DAILY/WANG XIAOYING/LI PING/FOR CHINA DAILY) 280,000 firms vie to drive digital humans into finance, retail, governance, media, entertainment and automobile sectors At a bank branch in Shanghai, an elegant female receptionist, dressed in a blue outfit, is welcoming customers. “Sensing” that customers are … Read more

Pete Buttigieg Rewards Cities that Promote Wider Sidewalks, Cycling, and Public Transit

You will get out of your car and you will enjoy it, by order of the government. That is the message Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg will deliver Monday when billions of dollars is made available under his department’s new Safe Streets & Roads for All program to cities that get people to ditch their motor … Read more

Dallas Salon Shooting May Be Linked to Wider Attacks on Asian Businesses

No one has been arrested in any of the cases. The community where the salon shooting took place is known as the Asian Trade District and is within the city’s Koreatown. It is home to a growing Asian American population, and signs for Korean hair salons and Korean barbecue shops can be seen along the … Read more