Asean PRESS RELEASES

OKX’s Haider Rafique Honoured as Most Influential CMO in Blockchain & Crypto 2022 Award

Middle East Blockchain Awards VICTORIA, Seychelles, Nov. 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — OKX, the world-leading cryptocurrency exchange, is proud to announce that its Global Chief Marketing Officer, Haider Rafique, has received the Most Influential CMO in Blockchain & Crypto 2022 Award at the Middle East Blockchain Awards (MEBA), which was held in Abu Dhabi on […]

Sports

Orsato to take charge of World Cup Opening Match

Daniele Orsato of Italy will referee the opening fixture of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 between the hosts and Ecuador on Sunday 20 November.   The 46-year-old became a FIFA official in 2010 and worked as a video assistant referee (VAR) at Russia 2018. He took charge of the 2020 UEFA Champions League final […]

Legal Rights

Death toll in Sakhalin apartment building blast rises to nine

The death toll in a blast that hit a five-story apartment building on Sakhalin Island in the Russian Far East has risen to nine people, the regional emergency services told TASS on Saturday.   “The death toll has risen to nine people and there are three children among them,” the emergency services said.   Meanwhile, […]

Miscellaneous

Salahsamadlar village, Aghdam district

Salahsamadlar village of Aghdam district is located on the Karabakh plain.   The village was occupied by Armenian armed forces on July 30, 1993. During the occupation, Armenian vandals destroyed the village and turned it into ruins.   After the glorious Victory of Azerbaijani Army in the Second Karabakh War, Aghdam district was returned to […]

Miscellaneous

Finland plans to start building a fence on Russian border next year

Finland, one of the few NATO countries sharing a border with Russia, has announced a proposal to spend 139 million euros ($143 million) on building barrier fences on its eastern border with Russia in 2023, the Finnish Border Guard said Friday, according to CNN.   “In the assessment of the Finnish Border Guard, the changed […]