Wednesday, 8th February 2023

The Rise of the Robots in Asia

By Bloomberg
28 February 2017   |   4:40 am
Jurgen von Hollen, president of Universal Robots, discusses how robotics are replacing human workers and driving transformation across industries.


1 May 2017
Authorities say at least five people are dead after a crane collapsed and fell onto a construction site in Geoje, South Korea.
12 Jul 2017
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17 Jul 2017
Origami robot devices combined in modular systems at Switzerland's EPFL could vastly increase the number of tasks undertaken by robots.
18 Jul 2017
A team of Afghan girls compete in a Washington, D.C. robotics competition after American officials agreed to allow them to enter the country despite initially denying them visas.
22 Jul 2017
U.S. law enforcement authorities are seeking six teenagers from Burundi who went missing after an academic robotics competition in Washington, D.C. Two of them were spotted crossing the border into Canada.
16 Jun 2018
Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiatives (NEITI) on Thursday said it has commenced assessment of the losses the country incurred from the Production Sharing Contract (PSC) in the oil sector.
24 Mar 2019
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12 Jul 2019
Soft Robotics Inc. makes pliable grippers that can grasp raw meat, a square box and a variety of baked goods.
28 Oct 2019
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18 Feb 2020
As slated kick-off date for the AfCFTA draws closer, Nigeria’s Trade, Industry and Investment Minister, Niyi Adebayo says the country’s National Action Committee will not recommend ratification unless they are certain the trade policy will not hurt local industries. In an exclusive interview with CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole, the Minister also spoke about Nigeria’s industrial policy, and the upcoming UK-Nigeria Forum.
3 Aug 2021
Teenage girls in Kano, a socially conservative Muslim city in northern Nigeria, are learning robotics, computing and other STEM subjects in an innovative project to "open their minds". In a part of the world where many girls are expected to marry young and their education is not prioritised, these girls are being supported in their endeavour to develop skills and independent thinking by their parents and even by a member of the local emir's traditional court
5 Nov 2021
Businesses fear a sizable reduction in output, after many migrant laborers fled due to targeted killings. Experts say that tensions are on the rise between locals and migrants over fears of a demographic transition.