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General Press Release : 19 Sep 2008

AsiaNet Daily Summary - Press Releases for Friday, Sept 19, 2008 General—19 Sep 08

EURO RSCG... HONG KONG - Euro RSCG Asia Pacific today announced the appointment of Joseph Wang to the newly created role of North Asia Chairman. In this role, Wang will be responsible for overseeing operations in Korea, Japan and Greater China, including

Photo Release: The Assembly of Science and Global Warming Unveiled General—19 Sep 08

Dr. Suchinda Chotipanich, Permanent Secretary (Middle), together with Mr. Poonsuk Pongpat (Far left) and Prof. Dr. Chaivat Toskulkao (Far right), Deputy Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Science and Technology, Mr. Somsak Yamasmit, Chairman of The

IAHGames Utilizes Tata Communications Global CDN Service to Accelerate Online Gaming General—19 Sep 08

- First Truly Global CDN Supports Gaming Initiatives in APAC Tata Communications, a leading provider of a new world of communications, and IAHGames, a major online game Publisher and Operator in Southeast Asia, announced this week at the 2008 Games

New Brain Imaging Shows the Effects of Withdrawal on Smokers Trying to Quit and How Therapeutic General—19 Sep 08

Former U.S. Surgeon General C. Everett Koop and Panel of Experts Discuss New Implications for Physicians Who Treat Smokers New research highlighted at a symposium during an annual meeting for family physicians shows how nicotine withdrawal creates

Shinsei Bank and Seven Bank to open first joint ATM corner General—19 Sep 08

Tokyo (Thursday, September 18, 2008) Shinsei Bank, Limited, and Seven Bank, Ltd., today announced that they will install a Seven Bank ATM in Shinsei’s ATM corner on the B1 floor of the Roppongi Hills Hollywood Beauty Plaza to create their first

First Citizens National Bank to buy Elmira Savings Bank branch General—19 Sep 08

Elmira Savings Bank, FSB and Citizens Financial Services, Inc., the holding company of First Citizens National Bank, announced a definitive agreement for First Citizens National Bank to purchase the Elmira Savings Bank branch office located at 1485 South

Bombardier Aerospace Assumes Complete Structural Development and Manufacturing of Learjet 85 General—19 Sep 08

- Learjet terminates development agreement with Grob Aerospace - Confirms commitment to the Learjet 85 program and schedule Bombardier Aerospace today announced it is assuming complete responsibility for the detail design and manufacturing of all primary

The Bank of New York Mellon on Lehman Brothers General—19 Sep 08

The Bank of New York Mellon's policy is not to comment on individual client relationships, but the Corporation is clarifying inaccurate information circulating in the marketplace regarding our association with Lehman Brothers. Often, there is a common

Moody's reviews Lloyds TSB and HBOS for possible downgrade General—19 Sep 08

Moody's Investors Service announced that it had placed the BFSR and long-term ratings of both Lloyds TSB and HBOS and their associated subsidiaries on review for possible downgrade. The rating action follows the announcement that the entities are

Moody's puts Aozora Bank on review for downgrade General—19 Sep 08

Moody's Investors Service has placed on review for possible downgrade Aozora Bank Limited's C- bank financial strength rating, Baa2 baseline credit assessment (BCA), A2/P-1 deposit ratings and A2 long-term senior unsecured debt rating. The rating review

ICBC 'A-/A-2' ratings affirmed; outlook positive General—19 Sep 08

Standard & Poor's Rating Services said that it had affirmed its 'A-' long term and 'A-2' short-term foreign currency counterparty credit ratings on Industrial and Commercial Bank of China Ltd. (ICBC). The outlook remains positive. At the same time,

Moody's affirms Macquarie Group's ratings with stable outlook General—19 Sep 08

Approximately AUD100 million of debt affected Moody's Investors Service has affirmed, with a stable outlook, the A2 / Prime-1 issuer and debt ratings of Macquarie Group Limited and Macquarie International Finance. Macquarie Bank Limited's deposit and