Daily Archives: May 7, 2015

Disney Expands SEA Presence, Signs Multiyear Collaboration with PH Telco Globe Telecom (PR Newswire)

Over 46 million Filipinos to enjoy Disney, Marvel, Star Wars, and Maker content via video-on-demand, interactive content and promotions on mobile and broadband MANILA, Philippines, May 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — The Walt Disney Company Southeast Asia is set to further

Shunfeng International Clean Energy CEO is Nominated for Asian CEO of the Year (PR Newswire)

Eric Luo, CEO of SFCE has been nominated as Asian CEO of the Year based off his contribution to the energy industry in the Asia Pacific. HONG KONG, May 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Today Power and Electricity World Asia 2015

Minister Lindiwe Sisulu – Human Settlements Dept Budget Vote 2015-16 [press release] (allAfrica.com)

“Building a nation through partnerships” Chairperson Honourable Members Invited guests Ladies and Gentlemen We have spent the better part of the past year consolidating what we conceptualised in 2004 as groundbreaking policy. It was gratifying and reassuring to see that

Collateral costs of investment (Al-Ahram Weekly (Egypt))

source: Dcode A bilateral investment treaty (BIT) is an agreement establishing the conditions for private investment by the nationals and companies of one state in another. It is better known as facilitating foreign direct investment (FDI). When such treaties are

Eight days of anguish: A migrant worker rushes home to Nepal (dpa German Press Agency)

A Nepalese cook working in Abu Dhabi rushed home after hearing his father was injured in the quake, but was unable to reach anyone in the village for the eight days of the journey, fearing the worst. Satyadevi, Nepal (dpa)

Thai officials purged amid alleged trafficking complicity (dpa German Press Agency)

Bangkok (dpa) – The Thai government has purged local officials suspected of being complicit with or turning a blind eye to a human trafficking ring, an official said Thursday. Fifty officers were moved to inactive posts and at least eight

Giving your child a healthy break (The Straits Times)

A new online food-ordering service helps parents make sure their children eat nutritious school meals At West Spring Primary School, some parents can be assured that their children are having healthy meals. They have pre-ordered the meals through Whizmeal, an

Rabobank moves into South Beach (The Straits Times)

DUTCH financial firm Rabobank officially opened its new Singapore office at South Beach Tower yesterday. The 30,000 sq ft facility in Beach Road is the firm’s regional product and service hub for Singapore, Malaysia, the Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam and

Firm linked to tycoon invests $56m in Johor data centre (The Straits Times)

It aims to attract firms in Singapore that are keen to lower their IT costs A COMPANY linked to one of Malaysia’s wealthiest men is investing RM150 million (S$56 million) to expand its data and cloud computing facilities near Senai