Oceania

Scientists Reveal AI Headset That Turns Thoughts Into Text – IE

The University of Technology Sydney team say their electroencephalography cap can read and translate brainwaves

4 months ago

Push for Phase-Out of Fossil Fuels on the Table at COP28

The move gathered momentum on Tuesday when a draft text emerged and research revealed that global CO2 emissions from burning…

5 months ago

US Pledges $3 Billion for Green Climate Fund at COP28

The US will give $3 billion to the Green Climate Fund, sources said Saturday. The fund helps poor countries lower…

5 months ago

Australia’s Clean Energy Plan Delays $10.6bn Origin Takeover Bid

The government's plan to underwrite 32 GW of renewable projects was announced on Thursday, just before a vote on a…

5 months ago

China-Tied Fund Seeks to Axe Australia Rare Earths Firm’s Head

The fund’s push to remove Northern Minerals' chairman comes after the miner asked Australian authorities to investigate whether ‘Chinese interests’…

5 months ago

China Opposes Push to Modify APEC Trade, Investment Policies

All other members back US push for economies to boost opportunities for disadvantaged groups and incorporate clean energy and carbon-emission…

5 months ago

Hang Seng, Nikkei Lead Asian Stocks Higher on Soft US Inflation

Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index saw its best day in four months, while the Nikkei rose 2.5% and most other…

5 months ago

Livent Starts Push for $10.6bn Merger to Create Lithium Giant

US lithium miner will meet investors in Allkem Australian in coming days ahead of vote on $10.6-billion merger next month

5 months ago

‘Serious’ Cyber Attack Halts Work at Four Australian Ports

Ports operator DP World, which is owned by the state of Dubai, has been forced to suspend operations at four…

5 months ago

Australia in Security, Resettlement Pact with Low-Lying Tuvalu

Australia signs security and migration pact with low-lying Pacific island nation, which is at grave risk of rising sea levels

5 months ago

Optus Internet Outage Causes Chaos for Millions in Australia

Millions unable to get medical care, pay for goods or make calls, as 'technical breakdown' hit payment systems, banks, hospitals,…

5 months ago

China and Australia Seek an End to Bilateral Trade Rows

China has been lowering trade barriers since Albanese took power last year and began moves to stabilize relations with his…

6 months ago