Monthly Archives: May 2016

Zipcar to Launch Its First Floating Car-Sharing Service in Brussels

New service will allow members to pick up and drop off vehicles anywhere in the city World’s leading car sharing network to extend international footprint in Europe BRUSSELS, Belgium, May 31, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) —  Zipcar, the world’s leading car-sharing

Film company Weta Workshop expands Aspera deployment to handle large 3D and video file transfers for concept design and practical effects

Upgrades allow Weta to meet growing business demand and innovative advances in manufacturing processes ARMONK, N.Y., May 30, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — IBM (NYSE:IBM) today announced that Weta Workshop, the award-winning concept design and manufacturing arm of the Wellington-based Weta

Azerbaijan’s State Oil Fund sells $50M at auction to local banks

The State Oil Fund of Azerbaijan (SOFAZ) sold $40 million to three banks through an auction held by the Central Bank of Azerbaijan (CBA), SOFAZ said May 31.Meanwhile, CBA acquired $10 million at the auction.SOFAZ will continue selling foreign currency

Top official: Social projects planned for 2016 underway in Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan's economic policy is based not only on the practice of using oil revenues, Ali Hasanov, the Azerbaijani president's aide for public and political affairs, said in an interview with ANS TV channel.Hasanov said that the first oil revenues rece...

US Ambassador Goldberg to lead Memorial Day ceremony

U.S. Ambassador to the Philippines Philip S. Goldberg will lead the Memorial Day ceremony at the Manila American Cemetery and Memorial in Fort Bonifacio on Sunday, May 29, at 8:00 a.m. Memorial Day is an American holiday observed on the

Sundance Energy Australia’s Borrowing Base Reaffirmed at $67 Million

DENVER, May 26, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sundance Energy Australia Limited (ASX:SEA) (“Sundance” or the “Company”), a U.S. onshore oil and gas exploration and production company focused in the Eagle Ford and Greater Anadarko Basin, is pleased to announce the

Anti-terrorist operation underway in Istanbul

The police launched an anti-terrorist operation in Turkey's Istanbul city on May 27, the Sabah newspaper reported.Around 40 people have already been detained during the operation.Reportedly, the anti-terrorist operations will be held in other large cit...

ICD ready to expand agricultural project financing in Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan and Islamic Corporation for the Development of the Private Sector (ICD) will discuss the opportunities of financing the country's agriculture, a source on the country's financial market told Trend.According to the source, these opportunities...

Nasdaq Debuts Groundbreaking Nasdaq Financial Framework, Enhancing Operations for Over 100 Market Operators Globally

New harmonized approach of entire technology portfolio provides market operators seamless tech functionality across full trade lifecycle Allows for effortless adoption and adaptation of new technologies for operators Blockchain is fully integrated with any application around the framework NEW YORK,

Kazakh National Bank forecasts inflation in 2016

Kazakhstan's National Bank forecasts inflation at a level no higher than 8 percent in 2016, said the bank's chairman Daniyar Akishev.He made the remarks May 26 during the Astana Economic Forum 2016, according to the National Bank's press service.Akishe...