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General Press Release : 14 Oct 2010

Ixonos Exports E-Government Service Model to China in DigiEcoCity Project General—14 Oct 10

Ixonos will design and implement the architecture model for the e-government services of the model cities that will be founded in China as part of the DigiEcoCity project. DigiEcoCity Ltd, a Finnish company, has chosen Ixonos to establish uniform design

Action Asia racks up its 125th issue General—14 Oct 10

The November/December issue sees the region’s favourite outdoors mag reach another milestone Since its inception in 1992, Action Asia has been the must-read magazine for any lover of the wild outdoors but the upcoming November/December issue takes

KDDI Chooses SAS to Advance Customer Analytics General—14 Oct 10

KDDI validates masses of customer behavior data, spots relationships and trends in customer communities SAS Institute Japan Ltd. has announced that KDDI Corporation, Japan’s second largest comprehensive telecommunications provider, has selected

Growing Asia-Pacific Cities Must Adopt a Culture of Disaster Risk Reduction General—14 Oct 10

With unprecedented urban growth throughout the Asia-Pacific region and a documented vulnerability to natural disasters, it is more important than ever that the region adopt a culture of disaster risk reduction in making sure that cities grow in a safer

Siemens launches ASEAN Engineering Graduate Program General—14 Oct 10

18 month program in Southeast Asia developed to recruit next generation of engineers Siemens, the world’s leading green infrastructure company, is providing young and talented engineers in Southeast Asia the chance to work alongside some of the

AsiaNet Daily Summary - Press Releases for Thursday Oct 14, 2010 General—14 Oct 10

ELECTRIC VEHICLE... SHANGHAI and GRAZ, Austria: At the Austria Tec Week within the scope of Expo Shanghai 2010, AVL presents an electric vehicle with a fuel cell range extender. GPS SOLUTION... PORTLAND, Ore: Broadcom Corporation

Photo Release: TNT unveils Asia Road Network new fleet General—14 Oct 10

TNT takes Asian road logistics to the next level with the launch of the Asia Road Network (ARN) new truck fleet at TNT’s Asia Road Network 5th Anniversary press conference and ceremony. The new fleet is part of TNT’s 4.5 million Euro

Bangkok Governor appointed UN Champion for Disaster Resilience General—14 Oct 10

Bangkok, Thailand – Mom Rajawongse Sukhumbhand Paribatra, the Governor of Bangkok, was appointed today Champion for the UNISDR World Disaster Campaign, Making Cities Resilient: My City Is Getting Ready! The appointment of Mom Rajawongse. Paribatra

TNT Asia Road Network unveils new truck fleet Reaffirms commitment to elevating road General—14 Oct 10

At a high profile press conference and lunch event held today at Impact Exhibition Center, TNT Express Worldwide (Thailand) Co., Ltd unveiled its new fleet of trucks and trailers specially designed to suit pan-Asian routes. In June of this year TNT

Australian Companies Seek Asian Investors General—14 Oct 10

AustraliaInvest today announced the Asian launch of its online investment portal,, which enables strategic Asian investors to directly access current Australian investment opportunities across a range of sectors including the

No stone is left unturned and no piece of evidence is too small for EXTREME General—14 Oct 10

Brand new season with more real-life cases, premiering this October Enter a world where everyone is a suspect. Where everyday items can be murderous weapons and tranquil locations transform into terrifying crime scenes. With barely any clues left at the

Siemens launches ASEAN Engineering Graduate Program 18 month program in Southeast Asia developed to General—14 Oct 10

Siemens, the world’s leading green infrastructure company, is providing young and talented engineers in Southeast Asia the chance to work alongside some of the best brains in engineering through a new program for graduates. The 18-month

TNT pioneers Air-Road hub integration in Thailand with RFID system General—14 Oct 10

TNT Express Worldwide (Thailand) Co., Ltd recently officially announced an Air-Road hub integration in cooperation with the Thai Customs Department at Amorn Room, Four Seasons Hotel. The announcement related to the TNT initiative in pioneering Air-Road


Skype today announces the launch of the new Skype for Windows (, which brings people together like never before. - The integration of the Facebook News Feed and Phonebook in Skype makes it easier to stay connected with the

Exide Technologies Aligns Global Industrial Businesses Under Common General—14 Oct 10

Exide Technologies (Nasdaq:XIDE), a global leader in stored electrical-energy solutions, announced that it will be aligning its global industrial businesses under a common name effective immediately. The new name for this division of Exide Technologies

Photo Release: OCSC holds press conference to announce the grand International Education Expo General—14 Oct 10

Mr.Nontigorn Kanchanachitra, OCSC Secretary-General (middle) recently hosted a press conference to announce the OCSC International Education Expo 2010 to develop education in the country as well as open opportunities for overseas study to the general

Photo Release: ‘Journey’ . . . an exhibition of contemporary sculpture At Gossip General—14 Oct 10

Dr. Kongkiat Opaswongkarn, the Chief Executive Officer of the Asia Plus Securities Public Company Limited, was the guest of honor presiding over the opening of an exhibition of contemporary sculpture by artist Tanadol Derujijaroen. Entitled

EU – ASEAN – U.S. First Joint Training to Protect Asia’s General—14 Oct 10

Closing Ceremony: ASEAN Regional Protected Area Enforcement Managers Course for ASEAN Countries and Bhutan Date & Time: Friday, October 15, 2010. Press Registration opens 4.30pm; Ceremony starts 5pm Location: Novotel Lotus Hotel, Sukhumvit 33, Bangkok

Somkid Sumethowejchakul wins Latchford Classic’s Champ of Champ Trophy for third consecutive General—14 Oct 10

Somkid Sumethowejchakul has won the Champ of Champ Trophy for the third consecutive year at 9th Latchford Classic 2010 held at Bangkok Youth Center (Thai-Japan). Somkid competed with other bodybuilding athlete winners in the category of not over 65 kgs,

Radixx(R) Announces Successful Migration of Air Transat to the Radixx Air(R) Passenger Services General—14 Oct 10

In another industry first, Radixx International today announced that it had successfully migrated Air Transat from its legacy system to the Radixx Air PSS. Air Transat is a business unit of Transat A.T., Inc., one of the largest integrated tourism

New action plan lays the foundation for TB elimination General—14 Oct 10

Targets are realistic, but projected shortfall of US$ 4.2 billion per year for TB care and crucial research must be filled The world could be on its way towards eliminating tuberculosis (TB) if governments and donors fully invest in a plan released today

PneumRx, Inc. Announces CE Mark Approval for Its RePneu(R) Lung Volume Reduction Coil (LVRC(TM)) General—14 Oct 10

PneumRx, Inc. (, a medical device company dedicated to bringing innovation and improvements to the treatment of lung disease, today announced that it has received CE Mark approval for its RePneu Lung Volume Reduction Coil (LVRC) System to

SocGen appoints new deputy CEO for corporate and investment banking General—14 Oct 10

Societe Generale Corporate & Investment Banking announced today the appointment of Ashley Wilkins as Deputy Chief Executive Officer for the Asia Pacific region. Based in Hong Kong, he is a member of Societe Generale Corporate & Investment Banking’s

HSBC appoints Joanna Munra as new CEO of HSBC Global Asset Management General—14 Oct 10

HSBC Global Asset Management today announced the appointment of Joanna Munro as Chief Executive Officer, Asia-Pacific. She will take up her new role in the second quarter of 2011 and will be based in Hong Kong, reporting to John Flint, Global Chief

MasterCard to launch Cash Passport - the first E-Traveler's cheques in General—14 Oct 10

Travelex , the largest foreign exchange specialist, has teamed up with the Bank of China (BOC) and MasterCard to launch the E-traveler¡¦s cheques Cash Passport MasterCard cards can be used at more than 30 million MasterCard acceptance

World's first MasterCard display credit card unveiled General—14 Oct 10

Innovative Step Towards Heightened Security and Convenience For Consumers MasterCard Worldwide, in conjunction with Bank SinoPac in Taiwan, unveiled the world's first MasterCard display credit card, the MasterCard “SinoPac Display Card”. With

Standard Chartered appoints new global head for structured export finance General—14 Oct 10

Standard Chartered Bank is pleased to announce that Heinz Noeding has joined as the new Global Head of Structured Export Finance, replacing Charles Carlson who has been appointed CEO of Standard Chartered Bank, Libya. Based in New York, Heinz will report