Inside The Paris Olympic Village

The athletes’ village for the Paris Olympics, which is set to be inaugurated Thursday, contains a host of innovations intended to make it a model of low-carbon construction. Faced with concerns about the vast emissions caused by the Games — from the construction work, the air miles and catering — Paris 2024 organisers set out … Read more

ISG Announces 2024 ISG Paragon Awards™ ANZ Winners

Program recognizes innovative and impactful sourcing industry partnerships SYDNEY–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#ParagonAwards–Information Services Group (ISG) (Nasdaq: III), a leading global technology research and advisory firm, has announced the winners of the 2024 ISG Paragon Awards™ ANZ, which celebrate the ongoing transformation of sourcing industry partnerships with new solutions and technologies. A total of 50 nominations were submitted … Read more

eCargo Releases Full Year 2023 Financial Results

Delivering successful B2B strategy and record revenue growth SYDNEY–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#Earnings–eCargo Holdings Limited (ASX: ECG) (ECG, eCargo or the Group) today announced its financial results for the 12 months ended 31 December 2023 (FY23). FY23 Results Highlights: Year ended 31 December 2023 (HK$’000) Year ended 31 December 2022 (HK$’000) Increase (HK$’000) % Change Revenue 188,201 125,399 … Read more

Gaza Death Toll Nears 30,000 As Aid Groups Warn Of ‘Imminent’ Famine

The Gaza war’s reported Palestinian death toll neared 30,000 Wednesday as fighting raged in the Hamas-run territory despite mediators insisting a truce with Israel could be just days away. Another 91 people were killed in overnight Israeli bombardment, the health ministry said. Mediators from Eygpt, Qatar and the United States have been trying to find … Read more

Vista Gold Corp. Announces Receipt of the $7 Million Second Instalment Payment Under Wheaton Precious Metals Royalty

DENVER–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Vista Gold Corp. (NYSE American and TSX: VGZ) (“Vista” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Vista Gold Australia Pty. Ltd. (“Vista Australia”), has received the second instalment payment of $7 million (“Second Instalment”) under the royalty agreement between Vista Australia and Wheaton Precious Metals (Cayman) Co., an affiliate of … Read more

Australia Buy Now Pay Later Report 2024: BNPL Firms are Forging Strategic Alliances to Provide Targeted Offers to Shoppers at Checkout

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Australia Buy Now Pay Later Business and Investment Opportunities Databook – 75+ KPIs on BNPL Market Size, End-Use Sectors, Market Share, Product Analysis, Business Model, Demographics – Q1 2024 Update” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. BNPL payments in Australia are expected to grow by 14.8% on an annual basis to reach … Read more

10 Years Of Russian Aggression

Ukraine has been locked in an existential fight for its freedom ever since Russia sent armed soldiers with no insignia — dubbed the “little green men” — to take over the Crimea peninsula on February 28, 2014, following a pro-EU revolution in Kyiv. The annexation of Crimea marked the beginning of a decade of Russian … Read more