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General Press Release : 12 Mar 2009

AsiaNet Daily Summary - Press Releases for Thursday March 12, 2009 General—12 Mar 09

THOMSON REUTERS... PHILADELPHIA and LONDON: The Healthcare and Science business of Thomson Reuters Wednesday released the white paper, "The Five Myths of Generic Competition," highlighting what originator pharmaceutical and biotech companies can do to

Sport World Expo 2009 General—12 Mar 09

Mar. 13-22, 2009, Hall 4 A showcase of Thailand’s sporting industry, where local and international sporting equipment and accessories, and all sports related products and services of the largest quantities and of the most varieties, will be on

Central Retail Corporation affirms main business expansion and ready to launch the second store in General—12 Mar 09

Central Retail Corporation’s Chief Executive Officer Tos Chirathivat has revealed that, in 2008, Central Retail Corporation, Thailand’s largest retail conglomerate, achieved a 5.7 % growth and spent over 4.1 billion Baht to expand its

Kru Kate, Netpreeya Musigchai Chumchaiyo entertained her fans and audience of FM 104.75 in General—12 Mar 09

Netpreeya Musigchai Chumchaiyo or commonly known as “Kru Kate” came to FM 104.75 station last week to spill the beans for her fans about her life and how she became the pioneer in guiding Thai people to speak English. Kru Kate had her

Sixth Annual International Business Awards(SM) Issues Call for Entries General—12 Mar 09

The Stevie Awards issued a call for entries today for its Sixth Annual International Business Awards, the awards that honor achievements in the workplace worldwide, from the executive suite to the factory floor. The 2009 awards will recognize work since

Women's Business Associations in South Asia General—12 Mar 09

International Women’s Day was March 8, 2009, and CIPE marked the occasion with the release of Women’s Business Associations: South Asia. As CIPE works to support stakeholders in democratic and market-oriented reform, engaging women becomes

Deutsche Bank and Tai Fung Bank form bank alliance General—12 Mar 09

Deutsche Bank has signed a partner bank agreement with Tai Fung Bank that will allow Deutsche Bank’s corporate customers greater access to Deutsche Bank’s cash management services in Macau via Tai Fung Bank’s extensive branch network.

Australian focus underpins NAB strategy General—12 Mar 09

National Australia Bank Group Chief Executive Officer Cameron Clyne today provided details of the strategic agenda for NAB’s Australian and international businesses. Key points Improving Total Shareholder Returns (TSR) is the primary focus of

Shinsei Bank announces organizational changes General—12 Mar 09

Shinsei Bank, Limited, (“Shinsei”) has announced the following organizational changes: 1. Organizational Changes a) Corporate Governance Group 1) The Corporate Governance Group shall be dissolved and the Office of Corporate

Settlement organisations partner to automate messaging for Euro MTN General—12 Mar 09

DTCC, Euroclear and Clearstream Together Bring Greater Efficiency and Security to MTN Market The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC), Clearstream Banking and Euroclear Bank announced that they are expanding the scope of the European

Asset quality the key challenge for Australian banks in 2009 General—12 Mar 09

Fitch Ratings has commented, following its semi-annual review and outlook of the major Australian banks, that asset quality will be the key challenge facing these banks in 2009. "While the impaired asset levels of Australian banks have risen during 2008,

New NCR solutions help HK banks weather economic downturn General—12 Mar 09

NCR SelfServ self-healing ATM offers higher availability for consumers, while NCR APTRA Mobile Banking solutions help banks deliver true anytime, anywhere banking NCR Corporation has introduced new self-service technology in Hong Kong that can help

Moody's downgrades RBS non-cumulative preference shares General—12 Mar 09

Moody's Investors Service has downgraded the following non-cumulative preference shares issued by Royal Bank of Scotland Group ("RBSG"): - Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc non-cumulative preference shares from A3 to Ba2 - RBS Capital Trust non-cumulative

Fitch affirms Bank of Queensland's ratings General—12 Mar 09

Fitch Ratings has affirmed Bank of Queensland's (BoQ) Long-term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at 'BBB+', Short-term IDR at 'F2', Individual Rating at 'B/C', Support Rating at '4' and Support Rating Floor at 'B+'. The Outlook is Stable. BoQ's ratings