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General Press Release : 11 May 2009

Executive Secretary appoints Nagesh Kumar as Chief of Macroeconomic Policy and Development General—11 May 09

UN Under-Secretary-General Noeleen Heyzer, the Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), today announced the appointment of Mr. Nagesh Kumar of India, as Chief of the Macroeconomic Policy

President of the International Diabetes Federation Calls for Government Focus and Spending on General—11 May 09

The International Diabetes Federation (IDF) today announced that its President, Professor Martin Silink has called on governments worldwide to recognize the severe impact of diabetes and other non-communicable diseases and take immediate action to

AsiaNet Daily Summary - Press Releases for Monday May 11, 2009 General—11 May 09

ADT's SAFERS... BANGALORE: ADT announced today a comprehensive new line of Sensormatic safers with Electronic Article Surveillance capabilities. www.adt.com/global www.sensormatic.com CHIPSBANK VIVANTE... SUNNYVALE: Vivante Corporation today announced

AsiaNet Daily Summary - Press Releases for Friday May 8, 2009 General—11 May 09

BRANDES PROPOSES... SAN DIEGO: Brandes Investment Partners, L.P. Friday announced that, as of April 20th, 2009, it submitted to Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Group Holdings, Inc. a proposal for a resolution to be submitted for shareholder approval at the

DHL Takes Gold in Reader’s Digest Trusted Brands Awards and gains five wins at Asian Freight General—11 May 09

DHL, the world’s leading express and logistics company has recently been voted as one of Thailand’s as well as Asia’s most trusted brands in the ‘Airfreight/Courier Service’ category at the 11th annual Trusted Brands Awards

NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTORS OF CB RICHARD ELLIS THAILAND General—11 May 09

CB Richard Ellis Thailand is pleased to announce the promotion of two key members of staff in recognition of their outstanding contribution to the property industry and the high level of personal achievement. Effective from 1st April 2009, CB Richard

Password, the new accessible online English language test launches in General—11 May 09

A new online English language test, Password, has just launched in Thailand. Password has been designed to discriminate effectively between CEFR levels A2 to B2 (broadly equivalent to IELTS bands 3.0 to 5.5) and has been developed for the growing number

Statement From Michael Hansen, CEO of Elsevier's Health Sciences Division, Regarding Australia General—11 May 09

Elsevier, one of the world's leading publishers of scientific, technical, and medical (STM) information products and services, announced today that Michael Hansen, CEO of Elsevier's Health Sciences Division, issued the following statement in light of

Text Verification Tool 5.0 From Schlafender Hase now Supports all Major Languages of the General—11 May 09

Today, Schlafender Hase is proudly releasing the latest version of the Text Verification Tool. The patent protected Windows application compares manuscript against artwork files, independent of the text layout. Deviations are marked clearly and may be

Dr. Tanaka Appointed as Honorary Consul-General by Republic of Singapore General—11 May 09

Dr. Hidenari Tanaka, president and CEO of Menicon Co., Ltd. and president of the Japan Contact Lens Association, was appointed as Singapore's Honorary Consul-General in Nagoya, Japan, by the government of the Republic of Singapore. The appointment was

President of the International Diabetes Federation Calls for Government Focus and Spending on General—11 May 09

The International Diabetes Federation (IDF) today announced that its President, Professor Martin Silink has called on governments worldwide to recognize the severe impact of diabetes and other non-communicable diseases and take immediate action to

FDA Grants Priority Review Status to Prevnar 13 Marketing Application General—11 May 09

Candidate vaccine designed to protect against the 13 most prevalent serotypes associated with pneumococcal disease Wyeth Pharmaceuticals, a division of Wyeth (NYSE: WYE), announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted priority