Total: 28338 results found.
Page 1074 of 1417
The FINANCIAL -- The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $20 million loan to stem coastal erosion around the popular Black Sea tourist destination of Batumi.
The FINANCIAL -- Philippine Airlines' (PAL) $20.4 million total comprehensive income for year 2014 was formally reported by management to shareholders during today's (August 27, 2015) annual stockholders meeting.
The FINANCIAL -- After ten years in office, Chief Executive Officer Fabio Villegas Ramirez announced his resignation to the Board of Directors effective as of January 2016. The CEO expressed his interest in pursuing other professional projects and initiatives.
The FINANCIAL -- WestJet on August 27 ushers in a new era in the airline's 19-year history with the arrival early this morning of the first of four Boeing 767-300 extended range aircraft, allowing the airline to begin serving Europe and other regions of the world from Canada on a non-stop basis. Inaugural wide-body flights will begin in early September.
The FINANCIAL -- Norwegian has signed an agreement to acquire an additional two new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners, enabling the company to launch even more long-haul routes. Both aircraft are scheduled to enter service in summer 2017. The 787-9 is larger than the eight 787-8s that Norwegian currently operates on its long-haul routes. With this new agreement, the long-haul fleet will consist of 19 Dreamliners by 2018.
The FINANCIAL -- AsiaPay, the premier ePayment service and technology player in Asia and Hong Kong Airlines, the internationally-acclaimed Skytrax 4-star airline, have on August 27 announced a collaboration with FEXCO, the leading independent global provider of Dynamic Currency Conversion (DCC) and Multi-Currency Pricing (MCP) technologies which will see FEXCO’s world class MCP solution offered to passengers of Hong Kong Airlines.
The FINANCIAL -- Recently, SmartTravelAsia.com has revealed the winners of their prestigious travel poll called "Best in Travel 2015." The poll involved millions of travelers from around the world voting for their favorite travel brands. This year Bangkok Airways is cited as a Top Ten Airline Overall Worldwide and is also ranked the 5th Best Airline for Cabin Service Worldwide.
The FINANCIAL -- Sun-drenched Silicon Valley is to get a direct service to Heathrow when British Airways starts offering non-stop flights to San José in Summer 2016.
The FINANCIAL -- Freddie Mac on August 26 released its updated Multi-Indicator Market Index (MiMi) showing the U.S. housing market continuing to slowly stabilize with two additional states, Arkansas and Tennessee, and four additional metro areas entering their outer range of stable housing activity: Omaha, Nebraska; Scranton, Pennsylvania; Chattanooga, Tennessee and Madison, Wisconsin.
The FINANCIAL -- RealtyTrac on August 26 released its July 2015 U.S. Home Sales Report, which shows sales of properties in-foreclosure and cash sales were down from a year ago to multi-year lows while year-to-date U.S. home sales in 2015 are at an eight-year high, and the U.S. median home price in July was at an 82-month high.
The FINANCIAL -- The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and Indonesia’s PT Sarana Multi Infrastruktur (PT SMI) signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on August 27 to co-advise on public-private partnerships (PPPs).
The FINANCIAL -- NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg paid an official visit to Georgia. A state arrival ceremony took place at the Tbilisi international airport where Jens Stoltenberg was welcomed by Georgian Foreign Minister Tamar Beruchashvili and Georgia’s Permanent Representative to the North Atlantic Alliance Aleksandre Maisuradze.
The FINANCIAL -- IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, on August 26 announced a new financing transaction with Brasserie et Limonaderies du Rwanda to support plans for expanding production of soft drinks and sourcing of maize from local farmers. Known as Bralirwa, the subsidiary of Heineken N.V. is Rwanda’s leading manufacturer of beers and soft drinks, including the Primus and Coca-Cola brands.
The FINANCIAL -- A study by the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has linked the spraying of three neonicotinoid pesticides to harmful effects on bees, increasing the pressure on the European Commission to expand a current EU-wide ban to all uses and crops, said Greenpeace.
The FINANCIAL -- When it comes to tech shopping, the many US consumers are swayed by looks. A recent GfK study has discovered that 30% of US consumers believe that “the look and style of a product is very important in deciding which to buy.”
The FINANCIAL -- Led by Bolivia and El Salvador, Latin American countries dominate the top of the list of the most emotional countries in the world for 2014. On average, nearly six in 10 residents in each of these countries reported experiencing positive or negative emotions the previous day. Post-Soviet states largely dominate the list of countries at the other end of the spectrum, where at most four in 10 residents reported experiencing any of these feelings.
The FINANCIAL -- Six in 10 Americans view the Internet industry either very or somewhat positively, which is up from 49% a year ago and easily the highest positive rating that Gallup has recorded in 15 years.
The FINANCIAL -- A round table on ethics and disciplinary issues in the Georgian Bar Association's legal framework was held in Tbilisi last week as part of the joint EU-Council of Europe project for ‘Support to the Georgian Bar Association’.
The FINANCIAL -- In an effort to capture a larger share of the fast-growing mobile accessories market, LG Electronics (LG) will unveil the industry’s first solid rollable wireless portable keyboard at IFA 2015 in Berlin, Germany. Unlike other portable keyboards on the market, LG’s Rolly Keyboard (model KBB-700) folds up along the four rows to create an easy-to-carry “stick” that fits into one’s pocket as easily as any purse or briefcase.
The FINANCIAL -- Ericsson on August 27 announced that it has renewed its playout services contract with ITV, the UK's leading commercial television network.