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General Press Release : 25 Nov 2009

Photo Release: ‘AmPhoe Yim’ at Carrefour Udon Thani Opens! General—25 Nov 09

Udon Thani governor Amnaj Phakarat recently presided over the opening of ‘Amphoe Yim’, the government mobile service center as one-stop government service for public accessible at Carrefour Udon Thani Branch. Carrefour has provided

Rotary Cross Charity Swim General—25 Nov 09

On Sunday, November 15th, 2009, Hard Rock Hotel Pattaya is the registration and starting point for the swimmers participating in the 6th ANNUAL ROTARY JOMTIEN CROSS BAY CHARITY SWIM 2009. In the photo: Mr. Elyes Ben Brahim, (Director of Operations of

Hard Rock Hotel Pattaya 8th Year Anniversary Monk Blessing Ceremony General—25 Nov 09

Hard Rock Hotel Pattaya celebrated its 8th Year Anniversary on Sunday November 15th, 2009. This grand event started with Monk Blessing Ceremony held at the lobby of Hard Rock Hotel Pattaya and was presided over by Mr. Elyes Ben Brahim (Director of

UN report provides year-end snapshot of Asia-Pacific’s recovery from economic General—25 Nov 09

As 2009 draws to a close, ensuring sustained recovery in the new global economic panorama has brought greater prominence to the role of regional cooperation in Asia and the Pacific, and of the need for the region to drive its own development in order to

AsiaNet Daily Summary - Press Releases for Wednesday Nov 25, 2009 General—25 Nov 09

TELEGENT WINS... SUNNYVALE: Telegent Systems, the company that makes television mobile, Wednesday announced that it has been named a winner in the GSMA Asia Mobile Awards 2009 in the category of "Best Mobile TV or Video Service" for its free-to-air

British High Schools Exhibition 2009 General—25 Nov 09

Mentor International, a leading overseas educational consultancy, hosted a seminar titled “The IB Diploma or A levels? Which is your ideal pathway to Oxford, Harvard or another top university?” The event took place at the Four Seasons Hotel

Cutting red tape key to promote trade within Asia-Pacific: joint UN/ADB General—25 Nov 09

Report launched today at first Asia-Pacific Trade Facilitation Forum in Bangkok Reducing trade transaction costs by cutting red tape can bring significant benefits to economies in Asia and the Pacific, according to a new publication from the United

The “King in my Heart” Exhibition II 4 - 20 December 2009 General—25 Nov 09

In celebration of our Thailand’s beloved King, His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej, on the 82nd anniversary of his birthday, Thai Antique Association, River City Shopping Complex, and a group of artists organize the “King in my Heart”

The “King in my Heart” Exhibition II General—25 Nov 09

In celebration of our Thailand’s beloved King, His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej, on the 82nd anniversary of his birthday, Thai Antique Association, River City Shopping Complex, and a group of artists organize the “King in my Heart”

Eminent scholars highlight UN’s role in shaping core global values General—25 Nov 09

Authors of ‘UN Ideas that Changed the World’ lecture at ESCAP The United Nations has not only played a significant role in developing core values such as human rights and gender equality but also in giving those ideas their practical form and

JP Morgan and ADB expand risk mitigation pact to further facilitate trade in developing General—25 Nov 09

JP Morgan and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) announced today that they have signed the Credit Guarantee Agreement under ADB's Trade Finance Facilitation Program (TFFP) to further enhance support for international trade in developing countries in Asia.

Fitch Affirms ANZ Panin Bank's Ratings; Outlook Stable General—25 Nov 09

Fitch Ratings has today affirmed PT ANZ Panin Bank's (ANZ Panin) National Long-term rating at 'AA+(idn)', Individual rating at 'D', and Support rating at '3'. The Outlook is Stable. The ratings take into account ANZ Panin's financially strong

JP Morgan acquires ANZ's custodian services business General—25 Nov 09

J.P. Morgan’s Worldwide Securities Services division, a leading provider of global custody and fund services, today announced that it has acquired ANZ’s Custodian Services business, including access to more than 100 clients and AUD99 billion

HSBC launches new offer on special SME loan guarantee scheme General—25 Nov 09

HSBC today said it fully supports the decision of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Government (HKSAR) to extend the Special SME Loan Guarantee Scheme (SpGS) and the Bank will provide a new preferential offer to its commercial banking customers under

Visa payWave Acceptance and Usage Gathers Momentum in Taiwan General—25 Nov 09

More than three million Visa payWave-enabled cards have been issued; accepted by more than 5,500 retail outlets across Taiwan Consumers in Taiwan are finding daily payments faster and more convenient by using Visa payWave contactless payments cards. Visa

UN policy body examines lessons learnt as Asia-Pacific region recovers from global economic General—25 Nov 09

Countries’ responses, boosting regional financial and economic cooperation high on agenda Asian-Pacific countries at the United Nations regional headquarters today began an in-depth look at the effects of the global financial and economic crisis on

Invitation to Press Briefing on the Post-Nargis and Regional Partnership General—25 Nov 09

Whilst many Nargis-affected communities have embarked on a road to recovery, others have critical humanitarian needs that must be met now or their already high vulnerability will increase further. The Association of Southeast Asia Nations is organising a