SpaceX Crew Dragon delivers two NASA astronauts to International Space Station

CAPE CANAVERAL — Just under 19 hours after launching from Florida, NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley arrived at the International Space Station aboard SpaceX’s Crew Dragon capsule on Sunday, marking the first U.S. space capsule to do so with a crew since 2011. Read More More: https://ift.tt/3gEuu7h

SpaceX Crew Dragon with two NASA astronauts docks with International Space Station

CAPE CANAVERAL — Just under 19 hours after launching from Florida, SpaceX’s Crew Dragon capsule carrying NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley docked with the International Space Station on Sunday, marking the first U.S. space capsule to do so with a crew since 2011. Read More More: https://ift.tt/2MjfBJq

Workers nervously eye return to Lear’s coronavirus-hit plant in Mexico

CIUDAD JUAREZ — Lear Corp is implementing costly safety measures that may hurt productivity at its operations in Mexico after suffering the deadliest known factory-related coronavirus outbreak in the Americas, but the U.S. auto parts maker still faces a battle to win back workers’ trust. Read More More: https://ift.tt/2TTk9uz

Remote working offers employers and employees lots of opportunities – and just as many headaches

Big Tech was the first to execute sweeping changes to the way its employees worked. Just days after the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 a global pandemic, almost all the employees at Google LLC, Facebook Inc., Twitter Inc. and Shopify Inc. were sent home, with no word on when they would be allowed to return […]

ViaBTC Group Announces Strategic Upgrade to Advance Innovation and Improve Customer Experience

HONG KONG — ViaBTC Group, an innovative technology company specialized in blockchain and dedicated to providing users with comprehensive digital asset management services, today announced a strategic upgrade, which included a new organizational structure, product innovations and service improvements. Read More More: https://ift.tt/3cbDDRi

Germany’s Newest Coal Plant Becomes Focal Point of Climate Protests

(Bloomberg) — Uniper SE’s controversial new German coal plant is opening at a time when the fuel has never been more unpopular.  Datteln-4 has drawn international condemnation from teenage activist Greta Thunberg to Greenpeace at a time when many countries are trying to slash their emissions .  The  environmentalists aren’t buying the argument that the new plant is more climate […]

U.S. businesses awake to ‘sad day’ in Hong Kong as Trump moves to squeeze economic ties

HONG KONG — The American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong said on Saturday it was a sad day for the global financial center, hours after U.S. President Donald Trump moved toward stripping the city of its special treatment in a bid to punish China. Read More More: https://ift.tt/2XLkxfs

Greenlane Renewables Announces Vice President Appointments

VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Greenlane Renewables Inc. (“Greenlane” or the “Company”) (TSXV: GRN) announces the appointment of Dale Goudie as Vice President, Technology and Product Management and Jim Bornholdt as Vice President, Purchasing, Project Management and Quality, Health, Safety and Environment (or QHSE). Read More More: https://ift.tt/2ZQQzK0

In broadside against China, Trump moves toward ending Hong Kong privileges

WASHINGTON/HONG KONG — President Donald Trump on Friday ordered his administration to begin the process of eliminating special U.S. treatment for Hong Kong to punish China, but stopped short of calling an immediate end to privileges that have helped the territory remain a global financial center. Read More More: https://ift.tt/3gB7c29

In broadside against China, Trump moves toward ending Hong Kong privileges

WASHINGTON/HONG KONG — President Donald Trump on Friday ordered his administration to begin the process of eliminating special U.S. treatment for Hong Kong to punish China, but stopped short of an immediate end to the territory’s cherished privileges that have helped it remain a global financial center. Read More More: https://ift.tt/2XM0IEU