August 7, 2020

Kia Motors unveils the Sonet – an all−new smart urban compact SUV, made in India for the world

r Sonet offers first-in-class diesel six-speed automatic, alongside a wide choice of powertrains Revolutionary intelligent manual transmission for fatigue-free driving Developed ground-up to set new benchmarks in design, technology, dynamics and safety Kia’s latest made-in-India product for the world after Seltos Offers 30+ segment-best features, and 57 UVO Connect features includingvoice assist Bold and distinctive design reflects Kia’s […]

A goal for gender equality

Partner: Plan International Belgium Context Bolivia has ratified numerous international human rights treaties, of which the following are particularly relevant to Plan International’s work: the Convention on the Rights of the Child and the Convention on the Elimination of All forms of Discrimination against Women. However, despite progress in legislation promoting the rights of children […]

“The New Normal”

The British Photographic Assignment 2020: COVID−19, “The New Normal” Entry by Photographer Mert Kece An ongoing series of photographs I’ve been working on during the pandemic inspired by a photo I’d taken of a stranger a couple days after lockdown was announced. The series aims to explore people adapting their way of life to being […]

Smart Scientists Series – Unlocking the mysteries of hair moisturization

Amber Hubschmitt & Stella Betancourt, BASF Care Chemicals Sometimes a simple question leads to big findings. That is what Amber Hubschmitt and Stella Betancourt experienced with their recent study of the science of Hair Moisturization. The consumer scientist and the mass spectrometry scientist wanted to find out what “moisture” means to customers. They solved the […]

BASF and Toyota collaborate for lightweighting success on 2021 Sienna

The new Sienna generation features first-of-its-kind third row free-standing seatbacks BASF solution results in 30% weight reduction and 15% cost savings vs prior generation WYANDOTTE, MI, and Ann Arbor, MI, August 06, 2020 – BASF and Toyota Motor North America Research & Development achieved lightweighting success with the new 2021 Toyota Sienna. The vehicle, scheduled to launch later this year, just won […]

Cayman: COVID-19 Testing Update 7 August 2020- NO new positives

The Chief Medical Officer, Dr John Lee, reports 191 COVID-19 tests have been carried out since it was last reported on Thursday, 6 August. All were negative. The number of antibody tests that have been conducted at the Health Services Authority and Health City Cayman Islands now stands at 2,096.  Of these, there have been […]

Car modifications for people with disabilities

By Tracy Hernandez From The Simple Dollar Driving a car is something that many people take for granted — the ability to go wherever you want or need to go, whenever you need. For someone with a disability, though, transportation can be a challenge. Public transportation is not always available, particularly if you live in […]

World Breastfeeding Week 2020: Support breastfeeding for a healthier planet

By Avril Isaac Communications Officer, Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) Tuesday, August 4, 2020 — In the Caribbean, breastfeeding initiation within the first hour of birth is fairly high, however, continued exclusive breastfeeding for 6 months is low at approximately 39%. The benefits of breastfeeding are tremendous for both mother and baby.  This nutrient-rich product is the first […]

How Trump managed to lead the world with the worst response to COVID-19 Pandemic

By Vijay Prashad / Independent Media Institute Six months ago, on January 30, the director-general of the World Health Organization (WHO), Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, announced a public health emergency of international concern (PHEIC). Ten days before this, the Chinese government had said—to great alarm—that the coronavirus could be transmitted from human to human. The contagiousness of this […]

Dr. Stuart Weiss: COVID-19 Update Thursday 6-August-2020

Dr. Stuart Weiss, FACEP, FAAP, CBCP August 6, 2020Today’s topics: Just headlines.There will NOT be a Friday call this week. Sign Up For Our Newsletter COMPANY WEBINARS If you need a custom webinar for your employees to keep them up to date, we can help. Talk to us about company specific webinars.Client suggested topics: Covid-19 Disease Update […]