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General Press Release : 18 Feb 2009

WHAT IF WOMEN RULED THE WORLD? General—18 Feb 09

Ladies looking for financial tips and an opportunity to share views on personal finance, savings, child education and money wealth management, are exclusively invited to ‘MBMG Women for Women’ sessions, a series of quarterly gatherings

“What a Place Tells Us” General—18 Feb 09

The Japan Foundation and 100 Tonson Gallery proudly present “What a Place Tells Us” photography and site-specific exhibition by Tomoko Yoneda and Yoshihiro Suda, curated by Yuka Uematsu ,Curator, the National Museum of Art, Osaka, Japan.

NINE WEST APPAREL INTRODUCES SPRING / SUMMER 2009 General—18 Feb 09

Nine West, from the United States has gained a huge success since the launch of the ready-to-wear apparel line last season. Perfectly tying in with the accessories, the Nine West apparel collection exhibits the same contemporary and international

AsiaNet Daily Summary - Press Releases for Wednesday Feb 18, 2009 General—18 Feb 09

THAI FC2... LAS VEGAS - FC2 Blog has recently released the Thai version of their blog because of its popularity amongst Thailand users. KOREAN FC2... LAS VEGAS - FC2 Blog has recently released the Korean version of their blog because of its popularity

Photo Release: Manpower prepares new graduates to the tough world of General—18 Feb 09

Ms. Wannaporn Srivatthanangkoon (Standing row - 2nd from left), Marketing Communication Manager of Manpower (Thailand) Company Limited, the nation’s leader in employment services industry and Manpower staffs, recently gave a special lecture

Sanofi Pasteur Dengue Vaccine Enters Pediatric Efficacy Clinical Study General—18 Feb 09

- Global Clinical Study Program Across Dengue Endemic Regions in Latin America and Asia Sanofi Pasteur, the vaccines division of sanofi-aventis Group (EURONEXT : SAN and NYSE : SNY), announced today that its investigational tetravalent dengue vaccine is

Parallel Institutions in Egypt’s Civil Society General—18 Feb 09

Parallel Institutions in Egypt’s Civil Society Abdul Ghafar Shokr Arab and African Research Center February 17, 2009 Article at a Glance: Parallel informal institutions pervade almost every sector of the Egyptian civil society. They reflect a lack

Photo Release: Reunion Party of University of the Arts London General—18 Feb 09

Mentor International, a leading overseas educational consultancy in Thailand, recently welcomed Mr Bob Masterton Director of International Centre of the University of the Arts London during his recent visit to join the alumni reunion party hosted by the

An Evening with Hideki Noda, the most renowned Japanese thespian General—18 Feb 09

The Japan Foundation has initiated the organizing of a "Public Talk" by Hideki Noda, the most renowned Japanese playwright, play director as well as actor, in order to provide Thai people a precious opportunity to be exposed to the world of one of the

Talk: "a film(maker + curator)" by Tomonari Nishikawa, a Japanese filmaker curator and General—18 Feb 09

Talk: "a film(maker + curator)" by Tomonari Nishikawa, a Japanese filmaker, curator and researcher On Thursday 19 February, 1.30-3pm, at Meeting Room No 7, 3rd Floor, Center of Academic Resources (Central Library - same building as The Art Center) (The

An Evening with Hideki Noda, the most renowned Japanese thespian General—18 Feb 09

The Japan Foundation has initiated the organizing of a "Public Talk" by Hideki Noda, the most renowned Japanese playwright, play director as well as actor, in order to provide Thai people a precious opportunity to be exposed to the world of one of the

20th Housing & Condo Festival General—18 Feb 09

Date: 19 - 22 February, 2009 Owner: Housing Business Association Organizer : Housing Business Association Tel : +66 (0) 2 440 1274-6 Website :

Jon Winkelried to Retire as President and Co-Chief Operating Officer of Goldman General—18 Feb 09

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) today announced that Jon Winkelried, the firm’s President and Co-Chief Operating Officer and a member of its Board of Directors, would be retiring effective March 31, 2009. Mr. Winkelried has been with the

One of the Most Popular Blogging Service -- FC2 is Now Launched in Thai General—18 Feb 09

FC2 Blog has recently released the Thai version of their blog because of its popularity amongst Thailand users. FC2, Inc ( http://blog.fc2.com/ ) is a large scale web service company who primarily provides services in Japan. FC2 Blog was firstly launched

This Holiday Season, Help Those in Needs “Fulfill My Dreams” Foundation With Royal General—18 Feb 09

Ms. Choo-leng Goh, Hotel Manager of Royal Orchid Sheraton Hotel & Towers was the leader of Management members and Associates of the Hotel to present a newly build Computer Room to Wat Huay School in Singburi Province. The hotel under the auspices of the

Photo Release: Chevron Thailand supports 11.4 million baht to the reforestation project A continual General—18 Feb 09

Tara Tiradnakorn (2nd left), President of Chevron Thailand Exploration and Production, Ltd. presented 11.4 million baht contribution to the Department of Mineral Fuels represented by Director-General Dr. Kurujit Nakornthap (2nd right) as a contribution

Public Cancer Center Becomes First in South-East Asia to Introduce RapidArc Radiotherapy Treatments General—18 Feb 09

Doctors in Hong Kong have carried out the first treatments in south-east Asia using a new, faster form of radiotherapy that extends more advanced care to more patients. A 74-year-old patient with localized prostate cancer became the region's first

PNC announces moratorium on mortgage foreclosures General—18 Feb 09

The PNC Financial Services Group Inc. has announced a moratorium on new and pending mortgage foreclosures. PNC's moratorium on the start of foreclosures on mortgage loans owned and serviced by PNC and National City Mortgage, now a part of PNC, is

ANZ appoints Asia Pacific strategy head General—18 Feb 09

ANZ has announced the appointment of Nancy Wong as General Manager, Asia Pacific Strategy. Ms Wong has significant experience developing and executing corporate strategy in Asian markets. Most recently she was Chief Operating Officer, Taiwan with

HSBC warns against fraudulent email and website General—18 Feb 09

The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited would like to alert its customers to fraudulent emails which link to a phony HSBC Securities Services website. Recipients are invited to view their new account features by clicking the

Hang Seng completes Yantai City Commercial Bank deal General—18 Feb 09

Hang Seng Bank has announced the completion of a RMB800 million (approximately US$117 million) deal that makes it the single largest shareholder of Yantai City Commercial Bank (Yantai Bank) in mainland China. Executed by way of a share subscription, the

ISITC announces two new market practice standards General—18 Feb 09

Securities Lending and Reference Data Working Groups Produce Groundbreaking Recommendations - Working Groups to provide details at the ISITC 15th Annual Industry Forum and Vendor Show ISITC (International Securities Association for Institutional Trade

Citi wins best local custodian in Asia General—18 Feb 09

Asia Asset Management names Citi Best Local Custodian in Asia ex-Japan, ex-Australia Citi has been named Best Local Custodian in Asia ex-Japan, ex-Australia for 2008 by Asia Asset Management magazine. 2008 marks the first year that Citi has been named

Moody's reports on wider credit implications of US financial stability General—18 Feb 09

In response to last week's unveiling of the U.S. Government's Financial Stability Plan (FSP) and signing of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Act), Moody's Investors Service has published a detailed analysis of their credit

Moody's assesses Western-owned East European banks General—18 Feb 09

In a Special Comment published on 17 February, Moody's Investors Service discusses concerns about the supportiveness of West European Banks for their East European subsidiaries against a background of the rapidly deteriorating global macroeconomic

Dag Hammarskj?ld Scholarship Fund for Journalists General—18 Feb 09

We are pleased to announce that the Dag Hammarskjöld Scholarship Fund for Journalists is now accepting applications from professional journalists from developing countries for its 2009 Fellowship Program. The deadline for submission of application

Dag Hammarskj?ld Scholarship Fund for Journalists General—18 Feb 09

We are pleased to announce that the Dag Hammarskjöld Scholarship Fund for Journalists is now accepting applications from professional journalists from developing countries for its 2009 Fellowship Program. The deadline for submission of application