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Bangladesh wins toss, bowls in 3rd T20 vs. New Zealand
MOUNT MAUNGANUI, New Zealand (AP) — Bangladesh won the toss and elected to bowl Sunday in the third Twenty20 cricket international against New Zealand at Bay Oval.
New Zealand holds a 2-0 lead in the three-match series after winning the first match by six wickets and the second by 47 runs.
Both teams made one change to their lineups for the match. New Zealand named wicketkeeper Tom Blundell to make his T20 international debut in place of Luke Ronchi who has a groin injury.
Bangladesh rested fast bowler Mustafizur Rahman and recalled Taskin Ahmed.
New Zealand: Kane Williamson (captain), James Neesham, Tom Blundell, Corey Anderson, Colin Munro, Tom Bruce, Colin de Grandhomme, Mitchell Santner, Ben Wheeler, Ish Sodhi, Trent Boult.
Bangladesh: Tamim Iqbal, Imrul Kayes, Sabbir Rahman, Mahmdullah, Shakib Al Hasan, Soumya Sarkar, Mosaddek Hossain, Nurul Hasan, Masrafe Mortaza (captain), Mustafizur Rahman, Rubel Hossain.
Umpires: Wayne Knights and Chris Brown, New Zealand.
TV umpire: Shaun Haig, New Zealand. Match referee: Chris Broad, England.
Samsung Elec says it started mass production of 10-nanometre chips
SEOUL (Reuters) - Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Monday its system chips business has started mass production of semiconductors using 10 nanometer technology, adding it was the first company in the industry to do so. Samsung said in a statement a tech product launching early next year will use chips made with its 10-nanometre production technology without specifying the device. South Korea's Electronic Times reported this month that Samsung will be the sole contract… chat_bubble_outline Read More...
The Latest: Trump declares 'consequences' for flag burners
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on President-elect Donald Trump and his administration (all times EST):8:20 a.m.Donald Trump says that anyone who burns an American flag should face unspecified "consequences," such as jail or a loss of citizenship.The president-elect's tweet is a direct conflict with free speech rights guaranteed by the First Amendment to the Constitution. It comes as he struggles to name a secretary of state.He tweets: "Nobody should be allowed to burn the American flag - if they… chat_bubble_outline Read More...
Quang Ninh becomes new center of resort real estate market
With big real estate players such as Vingroup, Sungroup and FLC and the provincial authorities’ policy on investment in infrastructure, Quang Ninh has become a new magnet in the resort real estate market. Analysts have begun talking about a ‘resort real estate wave’ in Quang Ninh, especially in Ha Long City, where there is the world’s natural heritage Ha Long Bay. Ha Long has great potential to develop tourism with the number of foreign and domestic travelers on a strong rise. Meanwhile, the… chat_bubble_outline Read More...
HCM City prevents diseases through GIS
Illustrative photo (Photo: VNA) HCM City (VNA) – Ho Chi Minh City has decided to promote its geographic information system (GIS), to prevent infectious diseases, said Le Hong Nga, Deputy Director of the city’s Preventive Medicine Centre. The statement was made during a conference to discuss preventive activities in 2017, held by the HCM City Department of Health on January 16. According to Nga, the GIS displays data as digital maps, which will show outbreaks and their spreading paths. The… chat_bubble_outline Read More...
Foreign capital keeps flowing to Vietnam’s PE
Fifty-four polled investors said they hope they can complete two to three investment deals in the next 12 months. Despite the slow growth of the world’s economy and the more attractive US dollar interest rate, the capital flow to private equity (PE) in South East Asia is still high, at $5.5 billion in 2015, according to EY, a finance consultancy firm. Singapore leads the regional PE market, followed by Indonesia, the Philippines, Malaysia and Vietnam. In Vietnam, the capital flow to PE… chat_bubble_outline Read More...