South Korea’s heartthrob actor Jung Woo-sung has joined a string of 16 world-class celebrities, including Aaron Kwok Fu-shing, Lin Chi-ling, Eddie Peng and Kate Winslet, as the latest brand ambassador of Swiss luxury watchmaker Longines. The announcement coincided with the launch of Longines’ Conquest V.H.P. timepiece last Wednesday in Seoul. Kate Winslet’s Longines watches up for auction online The new, quartz-powered model, which comes in a stainless-steel case that is resistant to water up to a depth of 50 metres, is accurate to plus or minus five seconds per year. No one deserves the title of “Ambassador of Elegance” more than Jung, who made his name as an actor thanks to eye-catching romantic roles in the 2011 television series Padam Padam and films such as 1994’s The Fox With Nine Tails and A Moment to Remember in 2004. The heartthrob recently stepped down from his position as CEO of the talent management agency Artist Company, which he co-founded in 2016 with Along with the Gods: The Two Worlds actor Lee Jung-jae, to focus on his acting career. Longines juggles the future and the past in bringing out its latest timepieces The pair have been good friends since they co-starred in the 1999 film, City of the Rising Sun, which focuses on the unlikely friendship between a boxer, played by Jung, and Lee’s undercover agent. Jung was also appointed as Korea’s first national goodwill ambassador of the UN refugee agency, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees. 5 luxury Swiss watch brands driving sales recovery in China His work with the agency has seen him travel to countries such as Bangladesh, Iraq, South Sudan and Lebanon to help with fundraising efforts and raise awareness about the plight of refugees living there. His recent films include 2017’s political drama The King, which co-stars Jo In-sung, and Steel Rain, also made in 2017, which was streamed on Netflix in March.
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Officials from the ONRSR have made multiple trips to the Pilbara over the last 18 months to assess the autonomous operation, Rio said. One of Rio Tinto's autonomous locomotives “The ONRSR has granted Rio Tinto accreditation for the autonomous operation of trains, after it provided evidence of its competency and capacity to manage the risks to rail safety associated with this technology,” the regulator told Computerworld. “As with all other accredited operators, Rio Tinto’s operation will be closely and regularly monitored by ONRSR to ensure its associated Safety Management System is addressing any and all rail safety risks as far as is reasonably practicable,” a spokesperson added. It is understood to be the first time accreditation has ever been given to a driverless rail operation in Australia. Rio Tinto operates around 200 locomotives on more than 1,700 kilometres of track in the Pilbara, transporting ore from 16 mines to four port terminals. Read more Early wins for OnePath's AI insurance underwriting project The $317.5 million contract for the development and delivery of an automated train management system including a highly-specialised modular signaling system was awarded to Ansaldo STS (a Hitachi Group company) in 2012 . Testing of AutoHaul began in earnest in 2014. The project suffered delays in early 2016, which Rio blamed on “software issues”. The first trains started running in autonomous mode with a driver on-board in the first quarter of 2017. The budget for the project has since risen considerably, the company’s March annual report saying total approved spend for the project was up to US$940 million. In October last year the miner completed its first fully autonomous rail journey , when a train successfully completed a 100km pilot run from Wombat Junction to Paraburdoo without a driver on board.
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Traveling Tips That Work For Any Type Of Vacation
Whether you are traveling across state or traveling to another country, you need to plan in advance to keep from getting stressed out. Fortunately, this article has tips to make traveling easier.
Keep a picture of your child with you if they get lost. Being away from home and losing a child is a very scary prospect. Nonetheless, something like this can happen sometimes. Keeping a picture with of your child with you in the event they become separated from you will help to locate them more easily than just a description will.
Go for the aisle seat. While a window seat will give you a nice view, it can also lead to some problems. It's trickier to get up and use the bathroom or get to your baggage when you're sitting in a window seat. Aisle seats are also more comfortable.
To travel light, only pack essentials. The more you pack, the more you may have to carry, pay excessive luggage fees for and then keep up with. Limit the pairs of shoes you carry, as they are often the largest and heaviest items you will be bringing on your trip.
Whenever possible, purchase tickets for admission to attractions online, then print them instantly or opt for will-call. This sometimes costs a small amount extra, but the time saved waiting in a line makes up for it. Also, parks sometimes offer timed entry, and if they do, you can use your tickets to get right to the admission line.
When driving or taking a plane with a toddler, it is important to have enough interesting things with you to occupy your toddler during the long trip. Consider taking along some of his favorite play things. Try buying a new toy for your trip since this can keep their attention for long periods of time.
Try keeping everything together. Do not waste time scouring you home for all of the items you need. Buy a inexpensive plastic bin to keep all of your travel items together. Even a tote kept in a specific place can be a great place to store travel essentials.
Make sure that you are not going on vacation during a time of renovation. Few things are worse travel experiences than waking up too early to the sound of construction noise. Avoid staying in a hotel that is undergoing construction.
Think long and hard about melting the ice available to you to brew your cup of strong caffeine each morning. Tap water rarely tastes good, so place ice in the bucket for overnight melting. When you awaken, you can use good water for your coffee.
Don't drive during rush hour. It's better to just take a break than to drive in rush hour traffic on vacation. This can be the time to grab a bite to eat or let the kids out to burn some energy.
Whether your destination is across the state or in a country far far away, a strategically planned itinerary makes all the difference in the world. The above tips will help make your trip one that you will always remember.