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RallyUp Reimagines Fundraising Events with Launch of New Giving Platform; Enables Organizations to Tap Growing Micro-Philanthropy Trend in Shifting Hybrid Events World

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 2:00pm

However, without the tools and technology to capitalize on this shift, organizations will miss out on a new audience of donors.

Key Points: 
  • However, without the tools and technology to capitalize on this shift, organizations will miss out on a new audience of donors.
  • "Thetraditional in-person gala is still important in the context of fundraising, but it's not where the majority of giving is happening today.
  • "But this changing face of fundraising wouldn't be possible without technology to improve the giving experience.
  • For more information on the new Virtual and Hybrid Events solution, or to request a demo of RallyUp, visit www.rallyup.com .

Alpha DX Group Completes Acquisition of DiDi Academy

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 - 1:49am

- The acquisition of DiDI Academy, Inc ("DiDi Academy") has been approved by the Company's shareholders via an Extraordinary General Meeting ("EGM") held on 8 September 2021

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  • - The acquisition of DiDI Academy, Inc ("DiDi Academy") has been approved by the Company's shareholders via an Extraordinary General Meeting ("EGM") held on 8 September 2021
    Singapore, Sept 14, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - Alpha DX Group Limited, ("Alpha DX", the "Company" and together with its subsidiaries, the "Group"), a premier learning and education solution company, is pleased to announce that it completed the acquisition of DiDi Academy as approved by the Company's shareholders via an EGM held on 8 September 2021.
  • The Company will continue to provide timely updates to shareholders as each new arrangement and partnership is being finalised and executed.
  • Listed on the Singapore Stock Exchange, Alpha DX Group Limited ("Alpha DX") is one of the region's leading learning solution companies.
  • Issued on behalf of Alpha DX Group Limited.

Alpha DX Advancing on its First Public-Private Partnership in Digital Learning & Education with Uzbekistan

Wednesday, September 1, 2021 - 10:11am

Moving ahead, the scope of the joint venture may be expanded to include the transformation of the entire public education system of Uzbekistan.

Key Points: 
  • Moving ahead, the scope of the joint venture may be expanded to include the transformation of the entire public education system of Uzbekistan.
  • With a strategic focus on integrating wide range of digital technology in education and businesses through strategic collaborations and partnerships, Alpha DX aims to transform learning and education to a fully personalised and ubiquitous learning experience for all learners across the world.
  • Alpha DX's CEO, Mr. Daiji Yamada, said, "The sheer scale to continuously improve the quality of education justifies the need for public-private partnership.
  • Listed on the Singapore Stock Exchange, Alpha DX Group Limited ("Alpha DX") is one of the region's leading learning solution companies.

Alpha DX Secures its First Public-Private Partnership in Digital Learning & Education; Signs MoU with the Republic of Uzbekistan for a Joint Venture to Establish Asnaro University of Uzbekistan

Wednesday, September 1, 2021 - 4:30am

This joint venture with MHSSE marks the Group's first public-private partnership ("PPPs") in digital learning and education.

Key Points: 
  • This joint venture with MHSSE marks the Group's first public-private partnership ("PPPs") in digital learning and education.
  • Moving ahead, the scope of the joint venture may be expanded to include the transformation of the entire public education system of Uzbekistan.
  • Alpha DX's CEO, Mr. Daiji Yamada, said, "The sheer scale to continuously improve the quality of education justifies the need for public-private partnership.
  • Listed on the Singapore Stock Exchange, Alpha DX Group Limited ("Alpha DX") is one of the region's leading learning solution companies.

Raffles Financial Appoints Mike Zhou as Executive Director

Thursday, November 5, 2020 - 7:00pm

SINGAPORE, Nov 6, 2020 - (ACN Newswire) - Raffles Financial Group Limited (CSE: RICH) (FSE: 4VO) (OTC: RAFFF) today announced that it has appointed Mike Zhou, previously Independent Director, as Executive Director for North America.

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  • SINGAPORE, Nov 6, 2020 - (ACN Newswire) - Raffles Financial Group Limited (CSE: RICH) (FSE: 4VO) (OTC: RAFFF) today announced that it has appointed Mike Zhou, previously Independent Director, as Executive Director for North America.
  • In recent years, he has held management positions and director roles throughout the FinTech, digital marketing, consulting, and financial sectors.
  • From 2013 to 2015, Mr. Zhou served as Manager of Corporate Development for BiYond (China) Corp.
  • About Raffles Financial Group Limited (CSE: RICH) (FSE: 4VO) (OTC: RAFFF)
    Raffles Financial Pte Ltd (a wholly owned subsidiary of Raffles Financial Group Limited) is an exempt corporate finance advisory firm, registered with the Monetary Authority of Singapore, which provides public listing advisory and arrangement services.

Raffles Financial Enters into Joint Venture Agreement with Raffles Infrastructure Investment

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 3:00pm

SINGAPORE, Nov 3, 2020 - (ACN Newswire) - Raffles Financial Pte Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Raffles Financial Group Limited (CSE: RICH) (FSE: 4VO) (OTC: RAFFF) ("Raffles", "the Company" or "RF"), today announces that the Company has entered into a Joint Venture Agreement with Raffles Infrastructure Investment Pte Ltd. ("RII"), a subsidiary of Raffles Infrastructure Holdings Limited listed in Singapore under symbol LUY.

Key Points: 
  • SINGAPORE, Nov 3, 2020 - (ACN Newswire) - Raffles Financial Pte Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Raffles Financial Group Limited (CSE: RICH) (FSE: 4VO) (OTC: RAFFF) ("Raffles", "the Company" or "RF"), today announces that the Company has entered into a Joint Venture Agreement with Raffles Infrastructure Investment Pte Ltd. ("RII"), a subsidiary of Raffles Infrastructure Holdings Limited listed in Singapore under symbol LUY.
  • The Parties intend to collaborate in a joint venture company ("JVC"), MFUND Limited, which upon completion shall be renamed into "Raffles Infrastructure Capital Limited", a company incorporated in Hong Kong.
  • The joint venture is in line with the Company's long-term objective of seeking opportunities and growth of its business and operations.
  • The JV can provide a complete suite of infrastructure development solutions to governments and their developers," comments Dr. Charlie In, Chairman of Raffles Financial.

BluSky Named John A. Arnold Award of Honor Recipient

Saturday, October 31, 2020 - 4:00pm

DENVER, Oct. 31, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Raffles Insurance Ltd. has named BluSky Restoration Contractors as its 2020 John A. Arnold Award of Honor recipient.

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  • DENVER, Oct. 31, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Raffles Insurance Ltd. has named BluSky Restoration Contractors as its 2020 John A. Arnold Award of Honor recipient.
  • "Each year, Raffles Insurance recognizes, through an award system, outstanding achievements in safety and loss control," said John Sobecki, senior vice president of Captive Resources, consultant to the Raffles captive insurance group.
  • BluSky Restoration Contractors not only achieved the highest total points in its business category, but the highest point total across all categories - winning the John A. Arnold Award - the top safety award presented by Raffles.
  • The John A. Arnold Award of Honor is named in memory of John A. Arnold of Petroleum Products Corporation, who during Raffles' early years served as its risk control chairperson and president.

Raffles Announces 2020 Fiscal Year-End Financial Results

Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 2:00pm

Vancouver, BC, Oct 29, 2020 - (ACN Newswire) - Raffles Financial Group Limited (CSE: RICH) (FSE: 4VO) (OTC: RAFFF) ("Raffles" or "the Company") today announces its financial results for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2020, highlighted by revenue of $8,866,672 and adjusted comprehensive income before other items and income tax expenses of $12,220,573.

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  • Vancouver, BC, Oct 29, 2020 - (ACN Newswire) - Raffles Financial Group Limited (CSE: RICH) (FSE: 4VO) (OTC: RAFFF) ("Raffles" or "the Company") today announces its financial results for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2020, highlighted by revenue of $8,866,672 and adjusted comprehensive income before other items and income tax expenses of $12,220,573.
  • The Company's sole operating subsidiary, Raffles Financial Private Limited ("RFP"), first appeared in the second quarter of the calendar year 2020, marking the beginning of the Company tapping into the corporate finance advisory segment exclusively.
  • Full details of the Company's 2020 financial results can be found in the Audited Consolidated Financial Statements and Management's Discussion and Analysis (MD&A) for the years ended June 30, 2020, which are available at www.sedar.com.
  • About Raffles Financial Group Limited (CSE: RICH) (FSE: 4VO) (OTC: RAFFF)
    Raffles Financial Pte.

Purchase, George & Murphey, P.C. To Sponsor The New Blossoms New Life Foundation's 2020 Charity Fundraiser

Monday, September 21, 2020 - 7:50pm

are pleased to announce that they will partner with and sponsor the New Blossoms New Life Foundation's 2020 charity fundraiser, "This, That, or the Other," a series ofweekly raffles taking place via Facebook beginningSunday, September 27th, and lasting through the end of the year.

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  • are pleased to announce that they will partner with and sponsor the New Blossoms New Life Foundation's 2020 charity fundraiser, "This, That, or the Other," a series ofweekly raffles taking place via Facebook beginningSunday, September 27th, and lasting through the end of the year.
  • The New Blossoms New Life Foundation provides financial assistance and emotional support to couples challenged with infertility with the goal of helping them have a child.
  • New Blossoms New Life Foundation awards grants for costly fertility treatments and provides mentoring, counseling, and community education.
  • In 2010, after nearly two decades of success in courtrooms throughout Erie and northwest Pennsylvania, Eric Purchase and Tim George founded Purchase, George & Murphey, P.C.

Raffles Boston Back Bay Hotel & Residences Breaks Ground

Friday, September 27, 2019 - 6:25pm

BOSTON, Sept.27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Raffles Boston Back Bay Hotel & Residences broke ground yesterday, writing a new story for both the illustrious Raffles Hotels & Resorts brand and the City of Boston.

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  • BOSTON, Sept.27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Raffles Boston Back Bay Hotel & Residences broke ground yesterday, writing a new story for both the illustrious Raffles Hotels & Resorts brand and the City of Boston.
  • Featuring 147 guestrooms, 146 branded residences and six food and beverage venues, Raffles Boston Back Bay Hotel & Residences joins Raffles' prestigious collection of 14 individually unique and timeless properties locatedin the world's most fascinating cities and vibrant destinations.
  • Located on the corner of Stuart Street and Trinity Place, Raffles Boston Back Bay Hotel & Residences is destined to reinforce the Back Bay as a first-class international neighborhood.
  • For more information about Raffles Boston Back Bay Hotel & Residences, please visit www.raffles.com/promo/boston/ and follow @rafflesboston with hashtag #rafflesboston.