China Esports Weekly: Tencent Global Esports Annual Summit 2021 Planned, Worlds 2020 Contributed $4.6M to Shanghai Economy

China Esports Weekly: Tencent Global Esports Annual Summit 2021 Planned, Worlds 2020 Contributed $4.6M to Shanghai Economy

Mark Ren, COO of Tencent Holdings. (Source: Tencent Esports) Last week was significant for the China esports industry and for Tencent Esports in particular. Not only did a game publisher reveal its tournament and esports business summit plan, but solid achievements from Chinese esports events were also reported, according to a new report from the…

Alibaba’s Sales Surge Overshadowed by First Operating Loss As Public Firm After $2.8 Billion Antitrust Fine

Alibaba’s Sales Surge Overshadowed by First Operating Loss As Public Firm After $2.8 Billion Antitrust Fine

The e-commerce giant posted an expectations-beating 64% surge in quarterly revenue of 187.4 billion yuan ($28.6 million). (Source: Sinatech) Chinese tech and e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding fell into loss-making territory for the first time since going public in 2014 after being slapped a massive anti-monopoly fine by regulators.The record 18.23 billion yuan ($2.8 billion)…

Arecibo Observatory: Media Resources

Arecibo Observatory: Media Resources

Registration is now available for online attendance of a public meeting on anticipated truck traffic related to debris removal from the Arecibo Observatory. The meeting, hosted by The National Science Foundation (NSF), University of Central Florida (UCF) and the Arecibo Observatory (AO) will be held April 5 at 6:00 p.m., AST. Use this link to…

Donate coronavirus jabs instead of vaccinating children, WHO urges rich countries

Donate coronavirus jabs instead of vaccinating children, WHO urges rich countries

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director General of the World Health Organization (WHO) speaks during the opening of the 148th session of the Executive Board on the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Geneva, Switzerland, January 18, 2021. — Reuters/FileSome countries have authorised shots for children.WHO chief says India of huge concern.Ease rules on mask wearing with caution,…