Westcon-Comstor completes sale of its Americas businesses to SYNNEX

Transaction creates a unified-to-market structure that benefits vendors and solution providers through unparalleled reach, scale and efficiency TARRYTOWN, N.Y., Sept. 01, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Westcon-Comstor announced today that its parent company, Datatec Limited, has completed the sale of its North America and Latin America distribution business (“Americas”), as well as a minority share in […]

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President reiterates stand to not intervene in KPK`s internal affairs

Sukabumi, W Java (ANTARA News) – President Joko Widodo here, Friday, reiterated his decision to not interfere in the affairs of the countrys anti-graft agency, stating that it is an independent institution. He informed newsmen that the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) is an independent institution, and hence, he will never interfere in its functioning. “I will not interfere. (I made this statement) in case one brings it up later,” he noted. The president said his statement was also applicable in the case of one of the KPK directors who had…

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Houston Mosques Open Doors to Flood Victims

HOUSTON, TEXAS — Floodwaters are slowly receding in Houston, but many freeways and neighborhoods near dams and reservoirs are still under water, meaning thousands of flood victims are still in need of shelter. Several mosques have opened their doors to flood victims, providing shelter and donations. For 19-year-old Sara Al Azaat, who is from Saudi Arabia, passing the time at the shelter has not been easy. She has only been in Houston for four months. “We’ve never had any experience before … with any kind of storm (like that) from…

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f-16s to conduct flypass to mark Indonesia-Singapore relations

Pekanbaru, Riau (ANTARA News) – A total of 20 F-16 Fighting Falcon and F-15 Eagle fighter aircraft from Indonesia and Singapore staged a simulation above Indonesia’s Riau Province, Sumatra, in preparation for conducting a flypast to mark bilateral relations between both nations. “The flypast event will be held at the Marina Bay Cruise Center in Singapore on Sept 17,” Head of Information Service of the Roesmin Noerjadin Air Force Base in Riau, Major Sus Rizwar, stated here on Friday. The simulation on Thursday also involved F-15SG Eagle aircraft from the…

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President attends Idul Adha prayer service in Sukabumi

Sukabumi, West Java (ANTARA News) – President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) attended an Idul Adha prayer service at the Merdeka Square in Sukabumi, West Java, on Friday morning. At 6 a.m. Western Indonesia Standard Time, President Jokowi and his entourage reached the Merdeka Square where hundreds of Muslims and clerics were awaiting his arrival. In line with his decision to celebrate the Idul Adha festivity with the public, this year, President Jokowi decided to celebrate the festivity with the people of Sukabumi, while last year, he had chosen to offer prayers…

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Jokowi tours kampongs to meet people in Sukabumi

Sukabumi, W Java (ANTARA News) – President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) visited kampongs to meet the people in Sukabumi, West Java, after offering the Eid al-Adha prayer on Friday morning. Jokowi donated a sacrificial cow weighing 851 kilograms during his visit to Kebon Jati, according to information received by ANTARA. The president also distributed 1,500 packages containing basic necessaries, such as rice, cooking oil, coffee, tea, and sugar, to the people. In Tipar, Jokowi also donated a cow weighing 1.1 tons to the community leaders. People gathered along the street passed…

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