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Pictured at the official signing of Arralis & Bluesky Aviation contract in China: (Left to right) Barry Lunn, CEO Arralis; Wang XiaoKang, Chairman CECEP; Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton TD; Yongkun Wang, CEO Bluesky Aviation Technology; Ambassador of Ireland to the People’s Republic of China, H.E. Paul Kavanagh

Irish Company Arralis signs $1.45 Million in New Contracts in China

  Chinese companies, Beijing Bluesky Aviation Technology and Sino TekCo, have awarded contracts valued at a total of $1.45 Million to Arralis, a technology company servicing the aerospace and security sector, founded and based in Limerick. The official signing of the contracts was witnessed by the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton TD […]

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President Higgins is pictured with Prof Mark Ferguson, Director General, Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) and students from the Beijing-Dublin International College (BDIC) at a Science and Technology event in Beijing hosted by SFI. BDIC is a joint international partnership between University College Dublin (UCD) and Beijing University of Technology (BJUT).

Science Foundation Ireland signs Cooperation Agreement with Chinese Counterpart

Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) and the National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) have today announced the signing of new Cooperation Agreement on the occasion of the State Visit to China of President Michael D. Higgins. The agreement will allow for greater collaboration between both foundations in maintaining and developing co-operative activities in the fields […]

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Alibaba Sets $9.3bn Sales Record on Singles’ Day

Chinese ecommerce retailer Alibaba sold a record $9.3bn worth of goods in a single day yesterday. That single day, was Singles’ Day! Never heard of Singles’ Day? You’re obviously not doing business in China (or if you are you won’t be for much longer!) Singles’ Day is China’s answer to Valentine’s Day, celebrated every year on 11/11 […]

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Bitcoin – Collapse or Correction?

  Here’s a chart from Mt Gox, a Bitcoin exchange, showing Bitcoin’s value for the past month. Following a spike which saw Bitcoins trade for over $1200, the price would appears to have stabilised at around $500 – $600 the value it has had for most of the past month. But throughout 2012, the crpytocurrency  […]

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Digital Attack Map shows DDOS Attacks

This week, Google are co-hosting a conference in New York titled conflict Conflict in a Connected World. The summit brings together “hacktivists,” security experts, entrepreneurs, dissidents and others to explore the changing nature of conflict and how online tools and can both harm and protect. We’re also assessing what might be done to better protect […]

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