The US Government has announced a relaxation of its trade and travel blockade against Cuba.
The UK and French defence departments have jointly awarded engineering firm, Thales, with a contract to develop an autonomous system for the detection and neutralisation of sea mines and underwater improvised explosive devices (UWIEDs).
On Monday at the 2015 White House Science Fair, President Obama announced over $240m in new private-sector commitments to inspire and prepare more girls and boys – especially those from underrepresented groups – to excel in the STEM fields.
US oil producers, such as ConocoPhillips, are calling for a repeal of the US crude oil export ban established in the 1970s.
US President Barack Obama yesterday announced a new program of spending to help strengthen the country’s ailing manufacturing sector.
The California Energy Commission has announced a proposed award to Robert Bosch LLC for $2.8m to demonstrate a high-penetration, renewable-based microgrid.
The Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) has released a new report showing that the global arms industry continues to grow.
Australia is reconsidering joining the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank following decisions by Britain and New Zealand to become members of the $50bn Chinese-led development bank.
India has made plans to boost its manufacturing industry as part of the release of its 2015-16 annual Budget and ‘Make in India’ plan.
It is hoped the federal government may soon confirm Australia's renewable energy target (RET) to ensure investors continue to support plans to build the world's largest solar farm near Toowoomba in Queensland.