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TSMC looks to double down in Arizona

Taipei Times 16 May 2021
TSMC is the world’s most advanced chipmaker, and its investment plans are being closely watched amid a global chip shortage and new initiatives in the US and Europe to subsidize semiconductor production ... Sources said that TSMC has not ruled out building an older-generation chip plant in Europe to serve auto customers.

U.S. spurs competition for EU lumber

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 16 May 2021
The frenzy comes on the heels of record American forest-products imports from Europe in 2020, when North American demand soared and caught sawmills off guard with low inventories ... Unrelenting building demand means U.S ... demand means beetle-killed wood in Europe could sell faster than expected, though international shipping and U.S.

Tic Tac Toe has announced the first data center in Europe, the first in Europe

Swords Today 16 May 2021
Tic Tac Toe, Europe’s first, will build a new data center in Ireland ... The new data center for Europe will be operational by early 2022. The platform recognizes TickTock Ireland as the data controller in Europe, which, in conjunction with TickTalk UK, becomes the service provider for all users in the EEA area and Switzerland ... Scout Mitchell ... ....

China releases Analects of Confucius versions for Belt and Road countries 16 May 2021
... Mongolian, Czech, Portuguese and Spanish languages to serve the building of the Belt and Road ... China proposed the Belt and Road Initiative in 2013, aiming to build a trade and infrastructure network connecting Asia with Europe and Africa along ancient Silk Road trade routes.

UN chief 'dismayed', 'disturbed' by Israel strikes on Gaza

Korea Times 16 May 2021
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres was "dismayed" by civilian casualties in Gaza and "deeply disturbed" by Israel's strike on a building containing international media outlets, a spokesman said in a statement released Saturday ... Israel pounds Gaza, flattens building housing AP and Al Jazeera ... Europe & Africa.

Grenfell relatives say they will fight attempts to demolish tower

The Observer 16 May 2021
On Saturday, some relatives said they would pursue legal action to thwart any attempt to pull down the building ... One favoured option among relatives is the living tower, based on the vision of Italian architect Stefano Boeri, who has designed numerous “vertical forests” on buildings throughout Europe.

An Eye on Turkey, Greece Will Buy Anti-Submarine Helicopters

The National Herald 16 May 2021
The work at the port will include extending piers to handle larger ships and expanding its fuel storage facilities and other work will involve rail, highway and pipeline connections to the rest of Europe as Greece continues to build its military during the COVID-19 pandemic despite a staggering economy.

Multi-billion-USD investments inked at Silk Road int'l expo

Xinhua 16 May 2021
The Belt and Road Initiative, proposed by China in 2013, aims to build trade and infrastructure networks connecting Asia with Europe and beyond along the ancient Silk Road trade routes for common development and prosperity. Enditem. .

Turkey aims to create electric vehicle market

MENA FN 16 May 2021
Besides drones, unmanned road vehicles will be used in transportation and logistics solutions to ramp up shipments to Europe, Turkey's top export market. Plans will also be prepared to build electric ships too.

Media demand Israel explain destruction of news offices

Korea Times 16 May 2021
The al-Jalaa building housing Associated Press and Al Jazeera media offices is hit by an Israeli air strike in Gaza City, May 15, 2021 ... Three heavy missiles hit the building within the hour, disrupting coverage of the ongoing conflict between' Gaza's Hamas rulers and Israel ... Europe & Africa.

Can e-fuels save the combustion engine?

Live Mint 16 May 2021
The company also is collaborating with the investment firm Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners and some Danish companies to build Europe’s largest green ammonia facility in Esbjerg, on the Danish west coast.

Trailblazing teacher helps ESL students break barriers in math

East Bay Times 16 May 2021
Editor’s Note. San Jose City College is celebrating its centennial this year ... Upon retirement, Snyder volunteered with Habitat for Humanity in Eastern Europe for three years. In recent years, she helped build Habitat houses throughout the South Bay for low-income families who put sweat equity into the construction of their homes.

While You Were Sleeping: 5 stories you might have missed, May 16

Straits Times 16 May 2021
Israel has reported 10 dead, including two children ... However, the Israel military said it was a legitimate military target, containing Hamas military offices, and that it had given warnings to civilians to get out of the building before the attack. READ MORE Thousands rally across Europe to back Palestinians as Israel-Gaza conflict rages ... READ MORE.
photo: AP / Evan Vucci
Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry speaks during a press briefing at the White House, Thursday, April 22, 2021, in Washington.

John Kerry: US climate envoy criticised for optimism on clean tech

BBC News 16 May 2021
He said ... 'Not enough time' ... 'Frankly ridiculous' ... He said ... He said ... He said some 58 US coal-fired power stations were slated for closure, and said it was impossible to get finance to build new ones. ... You couldn’t build a new coal fired power plant in the United States because you can’t finance it, nor even in Europe and other places ... .