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General Press Release : 27 Oct 2006

AsiaNet Daily Summary - Press Releases for Friday, October 27, 2006 General—27 Oct 06

SYDNEY: Centrebet punters are betting that Indira Moala will be crowned the new NZ Idol on Sunday night. www.centrebet.com SUCCESSFUL QUARTER... SYDNEY: Emerging Australian nickel producer, Allegiance Mining NL, is pleased to release its September quarter

Inauguraton of New OMEGA Boutique at the GUM on the Red Square in Moscow General—27 Oct 06

Nick Hayek, CEO of Swatch Group, left, and Asian actor Simon Yan, right, show their watches during the inauguraton of the new OMEGA boutique at the GUM on the Red Square in Moscow, Russia, waits for costomers late Thursday, October 26, 2006. Daniel Craig,

Photo Release: Bangkok Bank makes donations to seven flooded provinces General—27 Oct 06

Deputy Prime Minister and Industry Minister Kosit Panpiemras and Bangkok Bank Managing Director Singh Tangtatswas recently presented a donation of 100,000 Baht on behalf of Bangkok Bank to Ayutthaya Governor Somchai Shoomrat at the Krungsri River Hotel Ay

Photo Release: TNT launches new reward campaign General—27 Oct 06

TNT Express, the world’s leading provider of express business to business delivery services, has announced an incentive campaign for customers. Those who use its domestic or international express service to send shipments will have a chance to win m

PEPSI UNLEASHES MAXIMUM FUN AND EXCITEMENT THROUGH LATEST "PEPSI EVERYWHERE MUSIC" General—27 Oct 06

A campaign features a combination of music around the world, a huge promo given away 500 music phones and a hot dance concert called “Pepsi AF Move the Max Concert” Pepsi gets ready to unleash the maximum excitement of a lifetime through ̶

170 aircraft and a new factory – a good day for Airbus General—27 Oct 06

Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation notes Airbus signed its biggest ever order in China – a firm order for 150 A320s and a Letter of Intent for 20 A350XWBs (the latter providing a boost to the under-review programme). The deal is related to the establi

ASIA-PACIFIC RESEARCHERS TO BOOST REGIONAL KNOWLEDGE ON TRADE REFORMS IN DEVELOPING General—27 Oct 06

BANGKOK (United Nations Information Services) ? UNESCAP and the World Trade Organization (WTO) will jointly organize a two-day workshop in Macao, China aimed at boosting regional knowledge on trade reforms in developing countries. At the workshop UNESCAP

VIEWSONIC LAUNCHES THE WORLD'S FIRST DISPLAYS WITH IPOD SUPPORT General—27 Oct 06

ViewSonic® Corp. redefined desktop display options for consumers today with the launch of its ViewDock™ VX2245wm LCDs - the world’s first “Made for iPod®” desktop displays.1 The widescreen displays deliver a new dimension

TMB Bank is sole financial service provider of Royal Flora Ratchaphruek General—27 Oct 06

TMB Bank Public Company Limited announced today that the Bank has been appointed the official financial service provider of the Royal Rajaphruek 2006 International Horticultural Exposition for His Majesty the King in Chiang Mai from November 1, 2006-Janua

Photo Release: "The Great King of Music" General—27 Oct 06

Ms. Bee Leng Ooi, Managing Director of KGI Securities (Thailand) Public Company Limited, as one of the main sponsors of the performance of Symphony Orchestra Pays Tribute to H.M. the King: “The Celebration for Maharajah: The Great King of Music̶

Photo Release: TTA held the 1/2006 extraordinary general meeting of the General—27 Oct 06

Thoresen Thai Agencies Plc. (TTA) held the 1/2006 extraordinary general meeting of the shareholders. M.R. Chandram S. Chandratat (center), Chairman of TTA, presided over the meeting. M.L. Chandchutha Chandratat (sitting row, second from right), Managing D

Stroke Patients in Europe - Is Lack of Awareness Causing Disability? General—27 Oct 06

Preliminary results from the world's most comprehensive global stroke survey are announced today by the Stroke Alliance for Europe (SAFE) and AstraZeneca. The initial survey results point to a widespread lack of awareness of stroke. Eighty one per cent of

Taiwan Futures Exchange signs memorandum of Understanding with CME General—27 Oct 06

The Taiwan Futures Exchange (TAIFEX), a rising derivatives exchange in the Asia-Pacific Region and the only derivatives exchange in Taiwan, and CME, the world's largest and most diverse financial exchange, announced today that they are signing a Memorandu

TRIS Rating Affirms "BBB+/Stable" Ratings to "QH" and Senior Debentures General—27 Oct 06

TRIS Rating Co., Ltd. has affirmed the company rating of Quality Houses PLC (QH) and the ratings of QH’s senior debentures at “BBB+” with “stable” outlook. The ratings reflect the company’s long track record in the prop

Datacard Group Expands Manufacturing Capability to China General—27 Oct 06

New facility will provide regional customers with increased responsiveness, high quality products and outstanding delivery Datacard Group, the world leader in secure ID and card personalization solutions, today announced the grand opening of its newest ma