US signals support for increase in World Bank funding
US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Saturday signaled Washington would support the World Bank request for a sharp increase in lending capacity in exchange for reforms to curb loans to higher income countries like China.
Studio headphones can be pricey beasts. They’re designed to offer the precision required when mixing audio or editing video. At the cheaper end of the scale is the Brainwavz HM5, which retails at just under $110. Brainwavz isn’t a household name, and the HM5 lacks many of the bells-and-whistles offered by more everyday-focused cans. There’s no noise-cancelling or bluetooth. Just faithful reproduction of music. TNW’s got its grubby mits on a pair a couple of weeks ago, and so far, we’re decidedly impressed. But read on for our full breakdown of what makes these pocket-friendly studio cans so worthwhile. Design… This story continues at The Next Web
KUALA LUMPUR: Kossan Rubber Industries Bhd posted 2.5% lower Q2 net profit of RM44.7mil as compared to RM45.84mil in the previous corresponding quarter due to an increase in costs and a less favourable exchange rate in the gloves division.