KUALA LUMPUR (July 12): Tenders for floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) jobs are now at the highest in three years, Yinson Holdings Bhd group chief executive officer Lim Chern Yuan said, adding that this bodes well for the offshore production and support services provider.
KUALA LUMPUR (July 18): The ongoing trade war between US and China, two of the largest economies in the world, could wipe out about 0.2% to 0.3% of the Asean region's gross domestic product (GDP), says ASEAN+3 Macroeconomic Research Office Ltd (AMRO) chief economist Dr Khor Hoe Ee.
Duolingo, the freemium language learning platform, has just released a new module for English speakers to learn Hindi. The course that has been in a year of development was launched on Duolingo’s website today, with the android and iOS versions slated to arrive soon. The module teaches conversational Hindi rather than the standardized format used in official communication. “Our choice of vocabulary is common Hindi-Urdu words, for example: we chose ज़्यादा (zyada) over अधिक (adhik) as the main translation for ‘more’.” said Kanan Gupta, the lead creator of the course. The course was created thanks to contributors from USA, the… This story continues at The Next Web