Global uncertainties bring together Asia Pacific Partners

Supplied Content ESCAP News, Bangkok Asia-Pacific Trade and Investment Week closed at the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) headquarters in Bangkok on November 3, 2017, with the adoption of a set of concrete policy recommendations aimed at improving regional cooperation, amidst a climate of global economic uncertainties. Policymakers from over 30 countries and…

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The Harvest Manager knows the best pick of fruits

An exciting Kiwi invention helps to lift quality Kiwifruit growers could have a new and productive tool at their disposal.  Industrial designer William Lockwood-Geck’s hand-held scanner which measures the quality of the fruit, is already attracting attention. Called the Harvest Manager 300, the scanner helps growers identify when the fruit is ready to be picked and also promises to be…

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Experts call for better credit management

Ragavan Rengachariar The fast-evolving digital technology and increasing use of online resources to conduct business and share information pose a serious threat to privacy, a top official of the New Zealand government has said. Breaching Privacy Privacy Commissioner John Edwards said that commercial and not-for-profit organisations must comply with privacy issues and incorporate them in their systems and culture. While…

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