Month: January 2018

IMA President and CEO Jeff Thomson Visits India to Talk About the Future of the Accountant in Business

BANGALORE, January 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — On January 18-25, Jeff Thomson, CMA, CSCA, CAE, President and CEO at IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants) will be traveling to Pune, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Chennai, and Delhi to talk to CFOs and management accounting professionals about the impact of big data, robots, cognitive computing and other emerging technologies affecting accountants in …

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Frost & Sullivan: Double digit growth rates will propel APAC to form 28% of US$2 trillion global healthcare market in 2018

SINGAPORE, Jan. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The healthcare industry in Asia-Pacific is expected to grow at 11.1% in 2018, representing one of the fastest growing regions in the world, as the global healthcare economy averages a 4.8% annual growth rate. The positive growth is fuelled by increasing adoption of technology, innovative healthcare access programmes and …

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Thailand Board of Investment sets 2018 Investment application target at 720,000 million baht with focus on targeted industries and EEC

BANGKOK, Jan. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The Thailand Board of Investment (BOI) has set an investment application target of 720,000 million baht for 2018 after closing the year 2017 with a total investment application value of 641,978 million baht, 22 per cent increase from 2016, according to Ms. Duangjai Asawachintachit, BOI’s Secretary General. The new …

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Wirecard Launches Processing Services in Ukraine with Kyivstar

MUNICH, January 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Kyivstar is the largest Ukrainian telecom operator New consumer solution for real-time top up Wirecard, the leading specialist for digital financial technology, and Kyivstar, (VEON’s Group subsidiary in Ukraine) launched processing services, including real-time solutions, on the VEON platform in Ukraine. From now on, Wirecard will technically process the …

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Rooted in Heritage, Redefined For The Future: Reebok Classic Launches Latest SS18 Campaign in Indonesia with Rafael Tanubrata, Naysilla Mirdad, Kevin Julio and Olivia Lazuardy

JAKARTA, Indonesia, Jan. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Today, Reebok Classic reveals its Spring/Summer 2018 campaign that celebrates the brand’s most disruptive and authentic style pioneers, challenging them to step up to the global stage to define what ‘Always Classic’ means to them. The campaign unites Reebok Classic’s iconic silhouettes: the Freestyle Hi, Classic Leather, Club C …

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E.ON Chooses Corinex Broadband over Powerline Technology for their Smart Metering Rollout

REGENSBURG & MUNICH, Germany & VANCOUVER, British Columbia & CARLSBAD, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–E.ON, an international energy company that serves 32 million customers across multiple countries, has decided to use broadband over powerline (BPL) as the key technology in their communication mix, in the smart metering communication infrastructure for the low voltage part of their grid. E.ON …

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Rooted in Heritage, Redefined for the Future: Reebok Classic Launches Latest SS18 Campaign in Singapore with Zadon Lim, Daryl Aiden, Mae Tan and Eunice Annabel

SINGAPORE, Jan. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Today, Reebok Classic reveals its Spring/Summer 2018 campaign that celebrates the brand’s most disruptive and authentic style pioneers, challenging them to step up to the global stage to define what ‘Always Classic’ means to them. The campaign unites Reebok Classic’s iconic silhouettes: the Freestyle Hi, Classic Leather, Club C …

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Rooted in Heritage, Redefined For The Future: Reebok Classic Launches Latest SS18 Campaign in Malaysia with Lucas Lau, Kiran Jassal, Nabila Huda and Shikin Gomez

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Jan. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Today, Reebok Classic reveals its Spring/Summer 2018 campaign that celebrates the brand’s most disruptive and authentic style pioneers, challenging them to step up to the global stage to define what ‘Always Classic’ means to them. The campaign unites Reebok Classic’s iconic silhouettes: the Freestyle Hi, Classic Leather, …

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MySchoolPage Collaborates with Shaastra – IIT Madras Tech-Fest, for Spark Junior Quiz 2018

Global Education Services Startup – MySchoolPage, worked with IIT Madras Tech-Fest Organizers to Organize National-Level Quiz Across 18 Cities CHENNAI, India–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#Career–School students from across the country recently received the chance to compete in the Spark Junior Quiz (SJQ) 2018, one of the foremost math, science and technology quiz competitions in India. SJQ 2018 allowed …

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Audax Recapitalizes Belmont Instrument Corporation

BOSTON, Jan. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Mirus Capital Advisors announced today that it acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Belmont Instrument Corporation (“Belmont“), in its recapitalization with Audax Private Equity (“Audax”).  Belmont is a leading provider of fluid warming infusion systems sold into acute care, military, and EMS settings.  Headquartered in Billerica, MA, it is …

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Ctrip attends International Tourism Trade Fair in Spain FITUR

Strengthening development of the Spanish Tourism Industry MADRID, Jan. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Ctrip, the largest online travel agent in Asia and the second largest in the world attended the 38th FITUR, the International Tourism Trade Fair in Madrid, Spain. FITUR is a global meeting point for tourism professionals and the leading trade fair for …

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Reebok Classic Unveils ‘Always Classic’ Campaign in Thailand for Spring/Summer 2018 Featuring Outliers of Music and Style

BANGKOK, Jan. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Today, Reebok Classic reveals its Spring/Summer 2018 campaign that celebrates the brand’s most disruptive and authentic style pioneers, challenging them to step up to the global stage to define what ‘Always Classic’ means to them. The campaign unites Reebok Classic’s iconic silhouettes: the Freestyle Hi, Classic Leather, Club C …

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US Video Game Industry Revenue Reaches $36 Billion in 2017

Hardware and software both see significant growth WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The US video game industry generated a record $36 billion in revenue in 2017, up 18 percent from 2016, according to new data released today by the Entertainment Software Association (ESA) and The NPD Group. “The spectacular growth of our industry in 2017 proves video game developers, …

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Bank of Santa Clarita Reports Record Earnings

SANTA CLARITA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bank of Santa Clarita (BSCA) today announced that it reported record levels of earnings in 2017. Earnings for 2017 were $1,835,000, a 34% improvement over 2016 earnings. During 2017’s fourth quarter, the Bank reported net earnings of $390,000, an increase of 42% over the Bank’s net earnings during the fourth quarter of …

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