Author Archives: Ferdianto Halim

Lady Gaga Will Be A Presenter At Oscar 2022

  Photo source: MSNBCnews.com   Singer Lady Gaga has been named presenter for the 2022 Oscars. In this first wave, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced that not only Lady Gaga will be enlivening this year’s Oscars even though she was not included in the nominations.   Zoë Kravitz, Chris Rock, Kevin…

British Ambassador: Ukraine Refuses To Become A Russian Colony

  The British Ambassador to Indonesia, Owen Jenkins, again spoke about the Russian invasion of Ukraine. The issue of Russian colonialism and imperialism was also highlighted.   Russia’s attack on Ukraine was considered not as expected because it faced strong resistance from the Ukrainian people. The British ambassador said President Putin thought the invasion would…

Putin Confiscates 637 Airbus and Boeing Planes, This is the Effect on Russia

  Through the latest regulations, Russian President Vladimir Putin has confiscated 637 planes belonging to Airbus and Boeing as a result of Western sanctions. There is an effect on Russia.   Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday (14/3/2022) imposed new rules to counter-sanctions imposed by Western countries. This time, he pushed for regulations that would…

Singapore Government Opens Embassy In Israel

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  The Singaporean government has announced it will open its embassy in Israel, nearly six decades after establishing ties with the Jewish state.   This was announced by the Israeli Foreign Ministry on Monday (21/3) as reported by the AFP news agency, Tuesday (22/3/2022).   The announcement came after Singapore’s Foreign Minister Vivian Balakrishnan said…

Due to the Russian Invasion, Car Prices in Australia are More Expensive Due to the Limited Supply of Computer Chips.

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    The waiting period to get a new car in Australia now exceeds 12 months, due to global supply problems caused by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine which has also raised prices for used and new cars.   Australian Automotive Dealers Association Executive Director James Voortman said the waiting period for some popular makes and…

Toyota-Aurora Begins Testing Autonomous Vehicles in Texas

  Toyota and Aurora Innovation Inc., a US developer of automated driving systems, have begun testing a fleet of autonomous vehicles in Texas. The test of this driverless car still involves two drivers for safety and has not yet carried passengers.   This test uses a Toyota Sienna car, which is already equipped with the…

Chinese President Xi Jinping Has Called on Authorities to Immediately Investigate the Cause of the Crash of China Eastern Airlines.

    Chinese President Xi Jinping has asked authorities to immediately investigate the cause of China Eastern Airlines flight MU5735 that crashed in the hills of a village near the city of Wuzhou, Guangxi, Monday (21/3).   The Boeing 737-800 crashed en route from Kunming to Guangzhou and was carrying a total of 132 people…

Who Demands, Despite the Fact that the Endemic COVID-19 Still Triggers Death.

  The World Health Organization (WHO) has again reminded the world community about the dangers of Covid-19. The WHO recently clarified that when a disease becomes endemic, Covid-19 can still cause suffering and death.   Speaking to reporters, Dr. Mike Ryan, executive director of the World Health Organization’s Health Emergencies Programme, said we need to…

Fans Question Son Naeun’s Upcoming Drama That Makes Him Not Promote With Apink

  Apink has just finished their promotions for the special album Horn which is a special album that marks the tenth anniversary of their career.   Despite achieving various successes, Apink’s comeback this time caused a disappointment for fans because Son Naeun was not involved in promotional activities.   Son Naeun through her agency, YG…

A Magnitude 7.3 Earthquake Rocked Japan on Wednesday, March 16.

On Wednesday, March 16, 2022, Japan was rocked by an earthquake with a magnitude (M) of 7.3. The earthquake was also accompanied by a tsunami warning until it was finally canceled. There are some facts about the Japan Earthquake that happened last night that you need to know.   The first fact that you need…

Hyundai’s First Factory in Indonesia and Asia was inaugurated by the President of the Republic of Indonesia.

  President Joko Widodo inaugurated the new Hyundai Motor Company (HMC) factory, the first in Southeast Asia at Deltamas, Central Cikarang, Bekasi, West Java. Present at the inauguration, Executive Chair of Hyundai Motor Group Euisun Chung and several government ministers of Joko Widodo.   What’s so special about Hyundai’s first factory in ASEAN, which was…

The Russia-Ukraine War Has an Effect on Tesla

(Photo source: businessinsider.com)   Elon Musk is known to assist with the Starlink satellite to make it easier for Ukrainians to access the internet. But on the Russian side, it turns out that his other company, Tesla, will be affected by the war.   Tesla is known to have supply chain links with Russia. The…

The Airbus and Boeing Competition’s Journey

  Airbus and Boeing are the two largest aircraft manufacturers today controlling most of the market share in passenger aircraft or known as airliners.   The competition between these two manufacturers occurs in each of their products in the sense that one of the main reasons for the birth of a product from one of…

Japan Makes 61 Rich Russians Miserable

  Japan seized the assets of 17 Russian citizens as retaliation for Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Since the February 24 invasion, Tokyo has blocked the assets of 61 Russian citizens.   The move comes after the United States on Friday issued sanctions against many Russian citizens, including billionaire Viktor Vekselberg and 12 members of the…

Russia Beats US President Joe Biden with Sanctions

  (Photo source: en.wikipedia.org)   The Russian government on Tuesday (03/15/2022) imposed sanctions on US President Joe Biden, Secretary of State Tony Blinken, Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin, and ten other American government officials and political figures.   Moscow said the sanctions were a reciprocal measure, imposed after Washington blacklisted Russian leaders, including President Vladimir…

This Week, Kia Introduces the Latest Generation of Kia Caren.

(Image source: zeenewsindia.com)   PT Kreta Indo Artha (KIA) as a subsidiary under the auspices of the Indomobil Group said it was ready to present a surprise to the domestic market this year. One of them is introducing the latest 7-seater family multi-purpose vehicle (MPV), namely the KIA Carens this weekend.   “We introduce Carens…

The Development of the Case of Tangmo Nida, the Thai Artist Who Was Drowned in the Chao Phraya

    The development of the Tangmo Nida case, regarding photos of Tangmo’s corpse which is being hunted by netizens on Twitter, TikTok, and Telegram because there are alleged irregularities.   In the development of the Tangmo Nida case, netizens wanted to see photos or pictures of Tangmo Nida’s corpse without censorship, it was strongly…

Yoon Suk-Yeol Elected President of South Korea

The candidate from the opposition, Yoon Suk-yeol, became the elected president of South Korea (South Korea) after winning the vote in the presidential election which was held on Wednesday (9/3) local time. He will replace Moon Jae-in, whose term expires in May.   Ruling party candidate Lee Jae-Myung conceded defeat and congratulated Yoon in a…