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Facebook might finally kill clickbait with new algorithm tweaks

person Orange Themes access_time Apr 23,2016

In June of last year, Facebook announced that it would start showing more content that mattered to you by factoring in the ...

Image : UFC Fight Night 106: Shogun Rua victorieux par TKO au round 3 face à Gian Villante (vidéo)

UFC Fight Night 106: Shogun Rua victorieux par TKO au round 3 face à Gian Villante (vidéo)

person Orange Themes access_time Mar 12,2017

UFC Fight Night 106: Shogun Rua victorieux par TKO au round 3 face à Gian Villante (vidéo) Mauricio Shogun Rua et Gian Villante s'affrontaient la nuit dernière en co-main event de l'UFC Fight Night 106 Fortaleza (Brésil), où l'ancien champion

Image : Venezuela to print 20,000-unit banknote

Venezuela to print 20,000-unit banknote

person Orange Themes access_time Dec 05,2016

Inflation-stricken Venezuela will launch a new 20,000-bolivar banknote to help shoppers struggling with huge wads of currency in the country's economic crisis, the central bank said. Falling world prices for Venezuela's crucial oil exports have

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Thailand’s Siam Cement eyes Vietnam

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Thailand’s Siam Cement eyes Vietnam
A cement plant in Quang Ninh Province. Photo: Anh Vu Siam Cement has announced plans to expand operations in Southeast Asia by setting up a plant in Vietnam, where there have been forecasts of a rise in demand. Roongrote Rangsiyopash, President and CEO of the conglomerate, told reporters in Bangkok Wednesday that Siam is looking at a joint venture or merger to enter the Vietnamese market, Nikkei Asian Review reported. Vietnam’s annual cement production exceeds demand, which was 72 million tons last year, according to the construction ministry. But Siam is eyeing an increase in public and private construction as Vietnam has been projected to grow at more than 6 percent for the next three years, its executives said. A time frame for the expansion has not been revealed. The company has plants in Cambodia and Indonesia and will set up production lines in Myanmar later this year and Laos in 2017. Siam Cement’s subsidiary SCG Chemicals Co. is the biggest shareholder with a 46 percent stake in a $4.5 billion petrochemical project in the southern Vietnamese province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau, a joint venture with state-owned oil and gas group PetroVietnam and other local players. Qatar Petroleum used to own 25 percent but pulled out last year, citing falling oil prices. Read on the original site
Top 5 Travel Attractions, Melbourne, Australia

5. Downtown. Started with enjoying the city skyline. Melbourne has a modern and vibrant downtown scene with many shopping and business districts. 4. Royal Exhibition Building. This remarkable building is a UNESCO World Heritage site. It was built in 1880 for the International Exhibition. 3. The Shrine of Remembrance. A famous landmark of Melbourne, the memorial was built as a tribute to those who fought for the country in World War I. 2. Saint Paul's Cathedral. A magnificent Anglican… chat_bubble_outline Read More...

Australians visit suspects detained in China gambling probe

BEIJING (AP) — Australia says its diplomats have visited two citizens detained in Shanghai in a Chinese police probe into Australia's largest casino operator, Crown Resorts Ltd.Foreign Minister Julie Bishop said in a statement Tuesday that consular officials visited two Australian Crown Resorts employees who have been detained and have asked to visit a third. Bishop did not provide details about the employees' conditions or the Chinese investigation.China says the three Australians and 15… chat_bubble_outline Read More...

'Rhetoric of fascism' on rise in US, Europe, warns UN

Geneva (AFP) - Human rights standards worldwide are under "unprecedented pressure", the UN said Thursday, warning that "the rhetoric of fascism" was becoming commonplace in parts of Europe and the United States.Speaking ahead of the international Human Rights Day on December 10, UN rights chief Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein urged people around the globe to push back against a dangerous erosion of rights protections."2016 has been a disastrous year for human rights across the globe," Zeid said in a… chat_bubble_outline Read More...

Vietnam’s long-term goals not affected by US’s TPP withdrawal

The US’s withdrawal from the Trans-Pacific Partnership may make certain impacts on Vietnam’s short-term plans but will not affect the country’s long-term goals and integration direction, according to Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Do Thang Hai.  Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Do Thang Hai  In an interview granted to the Vietnam News Agency, the Deputy Minister, who is also secretary general of the inter-sectoral steering committee for international integration, stressed that the… chat_bubble_outline Read More...

Election 2016: twists and turns aplenty

The 2016 presidential campaign has been a roller coaster ride with twists and turns that left voters alternately elated, distraught and sometimes flat-out flummoxed. As Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump scramble for final votes during their last week on the campaign, here are some of the election's most memorable moments: Clinton email redux Clinton thought a controversy over her use of a private server to send email while secretary of state had been put to rest in July when… chat_bubble_outline Read More...

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