China makes ballpoint tips

China makes ballpoint tips

Taiyuan Iron & Steel (Group), or TISCO, has finally mastered the production of steel components for pen tips after trying for five years. It’s taken a long time for them to crack the production of quality steel balls used in pen tip. Chinese state-owned...
AUSTRALIAN STOCKS HAVE RISEN

AUSTRALIAN STOCKS HAVE RISEN

It was another good day for the major banks, following yesterday’s announcement by APRA on minimum capital requirements. Australian shares closed higher for the second day in a row. Today’s scoreboard: ASX 200: 5,761.50 +29.37 (+0.51%) All Ordinaries: 5,805.70 +26.33...
TESTING THE WORLD’S FIRST LASER WEAPON

TESTING THE WORLD’S FIRST LASER WEAPON

The LaWS, an acronym for Laser Weapons System, is not science fiction. It is not experimental. It is deployed on board the USS Ponce amphibious transport ship. It was deployed last July 18, 2017 Tuesday. U.S. Navy Tests World’s First Laser Weapons System the U.S. Navy...