part of Apple’s production will move to Vietnam

(VOVWORLD) – Foxconn, the world’s largest computer and electronic components maker, is moving an iPad and MacBook production complex to Vietnam from China at the request of Apple Inc., Reuters said, citing a person with knowledge of the plan.

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The production lines are expected to come online in Vietnam in 2021, he added.

According to Bloomberg, Apple’s partners have increased iPhone production capacity in India, and companies that assemble AirPods have added some assembly lines in Vietnam.

Foxconn announced a $ 270 million investment earlier this week in Vietnam.

Some AirPods are already made in the Indochinese country and next year, third-generation ones are also expected to be produced here and released during the first half of the year, according to the source.


Apple wants to move its iPad and Mac manufacturing plants from China to Vietnam

Apple has asked Foxconn, the multinational that assembles the iPad Y Mac, move your manufacturing plant from China a Vietnam to minimize any impact of the already growing trade war between China Y United States.

According to a report by Reuters, Taiwanese manufacturers do not want to commit to this tense situation either, so they are considering moving part of the production they maintain in China to other countries such as Vietnam, Mexico and India.

The source notes that Foxconn is currently building assembly lines for iPads and Macs at its plant in Vietnam’s northeastern Bac Giang province, to be operational in the first half of 2021.

“The measure was requested by Apple”, the person said. “Wants diversify production after the trade war“.

Foxconn said in a statement: “As a matter of company policy, and for reasons of business sensitivity, We do not comment on any aspect of our work for any client or their products“.

The report of Reuters It does not indicate which iPad or Mac models will be assembled in Vietnam, or what proportion of Apple’s total production will move outside of China. But these would not be the first Apple products to be assembled in Vietnam: Apple began producing units AirPods Pro there earlier this year. Apple has also used India for the production of certain models of iPhone for some time.

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Johnson and Von der Leyen agree to “redouble efforts” toward a post-Brexit deal

The British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, and the president of the European Commission (EC), Ursula von der Leyen, they agreed ‘Redouble efforts’ towards a post-Brexit deal in a telephone conversation held this Saturday, a British government spokesman said.

The source noted that during the call, planned to Taking stock of the negotiationsJohnson noted that, while progress has been made, “significant differences persist in several areas” of common concern, including competition and fisheries.

The two leaders agreed that their respective teams will continue negotiations next Monday in London in order to “Redouble efforts to reach an agreement”, which would enter into force at the end, on December 31, of the post-Brexit transition period, which was formally executed on January 31.

For their part, Johnson and Von der Leyen “will remain in contact,” the spokesman said. If they fail to negotiate a bilateral pact, as of January 1, 2021, the United Kingdom and the European Union (EU) will start trading based on the generic, less beneficial regulations of the World Trade Organization (WTO).


▷ Meghan Markle’s vote in the US elections

Meghan Markle’s vote in the US elections.


In these last American electionss  Meghan Markle has been encouraged to vote in its public comments. ‘Page Six’ has been confirmed by sources close to the Sussex that the Duchess voted days before by post, and they go further by adding that she would also have exercised her right as an American citizen if she continued to live in the United Kingdom.


▷ The new virtual BlizzCon will be free for everyone: Blizzard says goodbye to the classic ticket in this edition

BlizzConline will be the event to learn more about Overwatch 2, Diablo 4, and other games.

Blizzard It has been holding a face-to-face event for 15 years where it announces news for its video games, and where fans can meet to participate in all kinds of activities related to their favorite titles. As we already knew, the 2020 pandemic has caused this BlizzCon to become “BlizzConline“an exclusively digital edition destined to maintain tradition from a safer perspective. And with this new format, they also arrive monetization changes.

In a video reviewing Blizzard-related news, products and services, President J. Allen Brack announces that BlizzConline, dated to February 19 and 20, will be free for all viewers. This is, in part, a first for the event: although the opening ceremony has always been free to watch, the rest of the tournaments, contests and collectibles were part of a virtual ticket of 40 dollars / euros.

In spite of everything, a good part of the activities which WoW parents are accustomed to, including competitions, cosplay contests or the fun march of the murlocs, where fans interpret these tribal fish with greater or lesser visual fidelity. Of course, we will also have ads.

In this edition, we will have to closely track Overwatch 2 Y Diablo IV, among other novelties. The former will add campaign heroes and PvE content to Blizzard’s cooperative shooter, while the latter will take a more sinister and traditional approach to the loot progression-based RPG series. Neither has a release date for now.

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Storm Goni enters the East Sea

(VOVWORLD) – Storm Goni entered the East Sea on Monday morning and relaxed its levels, after passing through the Philippines with winds of 225 kilometers per hour.

Storm Goni enters the East Sea (Photo:

According to the National Center for Hydrometeorological Forecasting, at 4 in the morning, the storm was about 820 kilometers southeast of the Hoang Sa archipelago (Paracel), with winds reaching 90 kilometers per hour.

Today, it is moving northwest, with a speed of 15-20 kilometers per hour.

Over the next two days, the storm will move west at the same speed. At 4 am on November 4, it will be about 310 kilometers away from Quang Nam Province; 240 kilometers from Quang Ngai and Binh Dinh, and 260 kilometers from Phu Yen, with winds of up to 90 km per hour.

In the following days, the storm will not change direction, but it will calm its intensity. It will hit the central provinces from Da Nang to Phu Yen, before dissipating into a low-pressure tropical system.


Flanders wields a 1666 treaty to fish in British waters even if Brexit fails

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Charles II of England had a hectic life. A woman he married in two separate ceremonies, no legitimate children, but a minimum of 12 with his lovers, a beheaded father, and himself spending nine years in exile before taking the thrones of England, Scotland and Ireland after the Cromwell’s death. He spent three of his years in exile in the Flemish city of Bruges and, grateful for their hospitality, in 1666 he awarded them the Privilegie der Visscherie, the privilege of fishermen who gave 50 boats from that city rights …

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▷ Pregnant? Meghan Markle and Prince Harry have a secret kept for “confidential reason”


October 30 2020, 11:28 am

Royal families do not usually have few members, so Meghan Markle and the prince harry They could be gearing up for the announcement of the arrival of a new royal baby.

According to British media reports, the Duchess of Sussex; who won a motion to delay the court battle with the British tabloid for a “confidential” reason, is pregnant and will confirm soon.

According to the report, the judge Mark Warby granted the delay after Meghan’s team gave a “confidential reason” for doing so.

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Shortly after the judge’s comments, royal fans began speculating about Meghan Markle’s pregnancy; as he won the bid for a confidential reason that was shared by his legal team in court.

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry became parents to their first child Archie Harrison in May 2019. It has never been confirmed whether the couple will attempt to have children again. But nevertheless; The former ‘Suits’ star is speculated to be pregnant and will confirm soon.

The tabloid, citing a source, stated: “It seems certain that the Duke and Duchess of Sussex will join your family.”

Meghan would surely be delighted when she emerged victorious in her bid to have a privacy action against a tabloid newspaper postponed for about nine months until next fall.

The trial was to begin in London in January 2021.

Prince Harry’s wife is suing Associated Newspapers by articles in the Mail on Sunday which included parts of a handwritten letter he had sent to his father, Thomas Markle, in August 2018. “My conclusion is that the correct decision in all circumstances is to grant the request”, said the judge. “That means that the test date of January 11, 2021 will become vacant and the test will be rescheduled for a new date in the fall.”


Why is it getting harder and harder for Meghan Markle and Prince Harry to spend Christmas in England?


October 29 2020, 2:02 pm

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It will soon be a year since Prince Harry and Meghan Markle left for the United States never to return. They announced it on January 18 after spending more than a month on vacation in Los Angeles, where they spent Christmas with Meghan’s mother instead of with the Royal Family, as had been tradition.

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Of course, before formally abandoning their life as royals, the Sussexes returned to the UK in March to say goodbye and finalize the deals for their long-awaited freedom, which was finally granted by Queen Elizabeth II in April. And since then, they have never seen each other again in person.

That is why all the British people were anxious to know how the next Christmas would go when Harry and Meghan had to return yes or yes to England. Although not for pleasure, but because on January 11 the trial that the dukes are holding against Associated Newspaper, which owns several tabloids, is scheduled to be held in London, which they accuse of publishing false information about them.

A legal battle that demands that the couple be present in the courtroom, something that in order to comply with it forces them to travel to England two weeks before the date of the trial to keep the corresponding quarantine that the British government requires of those who enter the country from United States.

But according to what has just been learned, finally that Christmas return could not take place. Well, the judge in charge of the case accepted the formal request that Harry and Meghan’s lawyers have sent to delay this meeting in court for several months.

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Typhoon Molave ​​hits Vietnam

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Infrared image of Molave ​​on landfall and prediction as of October 28, 2020 at 04:30 UTC. CIMSS

Typhoon Molave ​​made landfall in southern Vietnam on the morning of October 28, 2020. Forecasters predicted the storm would bring 100 to 200 millimeters of rain close to land and could trigger landslides in mountainous areas.

The government of Vietnam have ordered the evacuation of more than a million residents. The storm can also bring rain to Thailand and Hainan Island, China.

On October 27, 2020, the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Aqua satellite captured this image of Molave ​​as it crossed the South China Sea.

Molave ​​passed through the Philippines on October 26 and 27 (known locally as Quinta) displacing thousands of residents, flooding villages and causing several deaths. Since then, the storm has intensified and is likely to maintain its strength. as it traverses warm waters and an area with little wind shear . The storm is expected to make landfall with sustained winds of 135 to 180 kilometers per hour.

Microwave observed precipitation zones. CIMSS

When it makes landfall the tropical system will degrade.

Vietnam is already recovering from weeks of intense flooding caused by three tropical storms since October 11. .

Although October is part of the rainy season for the country, the weather has been aggravated by an event of The girl. La Niña is characterized by generally cold temperatures in the eastern equatorial Pacific Ocean and warmer water in the western Pacific, leading to more humid than normal conditions in Southeast Asia.

Texts by NASA Earth Observatory

This entry was published in News on 28 Oct 2020 by Francisco Martín León