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The FINANCIAL -- Think about the children in your life. Some are silly, some are serious. Some are boisterous, while others are quiet. And what about those kids who seem exceptionally “shy” or those who behave in different ways across settings – they may be unable to speak in certain social situations but are able to talk comfortably in other settings? When you reflect on those kids, do you think about selective mutism?
The FINANCIAL -- The World Bank on April 26 approved $59 million in financing to help Bangladesh meet the increasing demand for electricity by improving the reliability and efficiency of the entire power system, from electricity generation to transmission.
The FINANCIAL -- Commenting on the Group’s results, Roche CEO Severin Schwan said: «We have started the year with good growth in both our Pharmaceuticals and Diagnostics Divisions and with important positive clinical study results. A highlight of the first quarter was the US approval of our medicine Ocrevus for the treatment of multiple sclerosis (MS). Ocrevus is the first and only FDA approved medicine for both relapsing and primary progressive forms of MS and represents a new era for the treatment of this disease. We are well on track to meet our full-year targets.»
The FINANCIAL -- John Cryan, Chief Executive Officer, said: “I am pleased with the start we have made to 2017. Client engagement is strong, asset flows are returning across the bank and activity is picking up. Our cost-cutting efforts are starting to pay off, while we have reduced complexity significantly. We have laid firm foundations upon which Deutsche Bank can once again deliver good results.”
The FINANCIAL -- The Bayer Group got off to a very successful start to 2017 and generated strong sales and earnings growth in the first quarter. “At Pharmaceuticals, we once again benefited from the very good performance of our key growth products,” CEO Werner Baumann said when he presented the interim report for the first quarter on Thursday. Consumer Health, Crop Science and Animal Health also registered increases in sales and EBITDA before special items. Covestro posted substantial growth in sales and earnings. Driven by Covestro’s performance, Bayer has raised its Group outlook for 2017.
The FINANCIAL -- “We have continued on our successful track in the first quarter of this year and achieved another good result,” said Ulrik Svensson, Chief Financial Officer of Deutsche Lufthansa AG, presenting the Lufthansa Group’s financial results for the first three months of 2017. “For a period that is traditionally difficult for the airline industry, we have posted our first positive earnings result since 2008. This is mainly attributable to favorable trends at Lufthansa Cargo and strong growth at Lufthansa Technik. This demonstrates the strength of our broad setup as aviation group.”
The FINANCIAL -- The 28 Member States of the European Union (EU) granted protection status to 710 400 asylum seekers in 2016, more than double the number of 2015. In addition to these, the EU Member States received over 14 000 resettled refugees.
The FINANCIAL -- The share of persons aged 30 to 34 in the European Union (EU) who have completed tertiary education continued to steadily increase, from 23.6% in 2002 when the series started to 39.1% in 2016.
The FINANCIAL -- In July-March of 2016/17 MY, Ukraine supplied 11.9 thsd tonnes of peas to the EU countries, an increase of 96% compared with the same index last season (6.1 thsd tonnes).
The FINANCIAL -- Huawei signed an enterprise Linux OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) agreement with Red Hat, Inc., a provider of open source solutions, at Hannover Messe 2017.
The FINANCIAL -- Apple on April 25 premiered its newest store in the Middle East, Apple Dubai Mall, with a 186-foot curved storefront and balcony overlooking Burj Khalifa and the Dubai Fountain.
The FINANCIAL -- Viacom Inc. on April 25 announced the launch of the Global Product Development Group, a new, streamlined team dedicated to creating multiplatform products for audiences around the world, with a focus on video content.
The FINANCIAL -- Magellan, one of the leaders in GPS navigation solutions, announced on April 25 that it has partnered with Samsung Electronics America, Inc. to deliver commercial-grade truck navigation and Electronic Logging Device (ELD)-compliant Hours of Service tracking solutions to short and long-haul trucking businesses.
The FINANCIAL -- The capital city of Ethiopia, Addis Ababa, has recently hosted the 59th Meeting of the UNWTO Commission for Africa. Held between 18-21 April, the Commission included a High-level Meeting on Chinese Outbound Tourism to Africa, where regional representatives debated the potential that the sector brings to the continent.
The FINANCIAL -- Prague Airport plans to implement detection controls for trace elements of explosives inside baggage checked for transport in aircraft cargo holds effective May 2017.
The FINANCIAL -- Passenger traffic at the world’s number one airport for international passenger numbers, Dubai International (DXB), climbed 7.4 per cent during the first quarter of 2017 to 22,496,596 compared to 20,948,690 recorded during the same period last year, according to traffic results released today by Dubai Airports.
The FINANCIAL -- Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, and strategic partner Jet Airways, India’s full-service, premium international carrier, have signed a groundbreaking agreement with the Government of Maharashtra to promote tourism to the western Indian state.
The FINANCIAL -- Air Seychelles, the national airline of the Republic of Seychelles has recorded a strong first quarter of 2017 by carrying 143,761 passengers, representing an increase of 12.4 per cent over the results achieved during the same period in 2016 (127,923 passengers).
The FINANCIAL -- In a shake-up of the UK construction industry, Heathrow announced it would use its £16bn expansion project to revolutionise the way Britain builds major infrastructure.
The FINANCIAL -- Etihad Airways on April 26 announced all 14 weekly flights on the popular Abu Dhabi – Sydney route will be operated with its flagship A380 aircraft, effective October 29.