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Asia Allied Infrastructure Concludes HK$1.1 Billion 3-Year Term Loan Agreement

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Tuesday, March 14, 2023

HONG KONG, Mar 14, 2023 - (ACN Newswire) - Asia Allied Infrastructure Holdings Limited ("Asia Allied Infrastructure", "AAI", or "the Group") (stock code: 00711) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a HK$1.1 billion term loan agreement with 6 banks.

Key Points: 
  • HONG KONG, Mar 14, 2023 - (ACN Newswire) - Asia Allied Infrastructure Holdings Limited ("Asia Allied Infrastructure", "AAI", or "the Group") (stock code: 00711) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a HK$1.1 billion term loan agreement with 6 banks.
  • Part of the loan will be used to refinance the loan portfolio of the Group, while the rest will be used to support future operations and development.
  • Mr. Dominic Pang, Chairman of Asia Allied Infrastructure, said, "We would like to express our sincere appreciation to the banks for their continual trust and support to AAI, it means a lot to us.
  • Asia Allied Infrastructure Holdings Limited (stock code: 00711.HK)
    Asia Allied Infrastructure Holdings Limited ("Asia Allied Infrastructure") is listed on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange under stock code 00711.

Ancora Creates First-Ever Graduate Of The Year Award Program

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Tuesday, February 21, 2023

ARLINGTON, Texas, Feb. 21, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Ancora developed its first Graduate of The Year program to honor outstanding former students across the country for their academic excellence and postgraduate achievements. The rigorous selection process consisted of nominations submitted by campus leaders, multiple letters of recommendation, civic and community service activities, and current status in the workforce.

Key Points: 
  • ARLINGTON, Texas, Feb. 21, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Ancora developed its first Graduate of The Year program to honor outstanding former students across the country for their academic excellence and postgraduate achievements.
  • Our goal is to be an industry leader in upskilling and reskilling... and prepare students for new career opportunities.
  • "Our goal is to be an industry leader in upskilling and reskilling and as a result, prepare students for new career opportunities.
  • Each of the campuses that fall under the Ancora umbrella will have the opportunity to submit graduates for consideration.

Airport Infrastructure Services Global Market Report 2023: Refurbishments of Airports Worldwide Bolster Growth

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Monday, February 20, 2023

Global airport infrastructure services market is anticipated to register growth at an impressive CAGR in the forecast period, 2023-2027.

Key Points: 
  • Global airport infrastructure services market is anticipated to register growth at an impressive CAGR in the forecast period, 2023-2027.
  • Moreover, the growing number of airports, particularly in developing countries, and the refurbishment of the existing airports are also boosting the airport infrastructure services market growth.
  • In addition, developed nations worldwide are investing significantly to make their airport infrastructure more advanced, incorporating world-class services for an enhanced travel experience.
  • The global airport infrastructure services market is segmented by application, type, service type, competitive landscape, and regional distribution.

Ancora Training Selected by Amazon as an Education Partner for Career Choice Program For Fifth Year

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Wednesday, January 25, 2023

ARLINGTON,  Texas, Jan. 25, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Ancora Education announced it has been selected as an education partner for Amazon's Career Choice program, providing Amazon's hourly employees access to education and upskilling opportunities in transportation and logistics, allied health, IT support, and skilled and professional trades. This is the fifth year Ancora Education has been accepted to provide education and training since 2018.

Key Points: 
  • Amazon's Career Choice program is an education benefit that empowers employees to learn new skills for career success at Amazon or elsewhere.
  • Amazon's Career Choice program has a rigorous selection process for third-party partner educators, choosing partners that are focused on helping employees through their education programs, assisting them with job placements, and overall offering education that leads to career success.
  • "We're pleased to retain Ancora Training as an education partner for Career Choice, adding to the hundreds of best-in-class offerings available to our employees," said Tammy Thieman, Global Program Lead of Amazon's Career Choice program.
  • Today, over 100,000 Amazon employees around the world have participated in Career Choice and we've seen first-hand how it can transform their lives."

Abt Associates Holds Webinar on Apprenticeships --Evaluation Shows American Apprenticeship Initiative Helps Workers and Employers--

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Thursday, December 1, 2022

ROCKVILLE, Md., Dec. 1, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Interest is growing in apprenticeships as a promising but underused workforce development strategy. An Abt Associates evaluation of the U.S. Department of Labor's American Apprenticeship Initiative (AAI) showed that apprenticeships can benefit both workers and employers. On Dec. 6 from 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. ET, Abt will hold a webinar at which experts will explain how much apprenticeships helped both employers and job seekers.

Key Points: 
  • An Abt Associates evaluation of the U.S. Department of Labor's American Apprenticeship Initiative (AAI) showed that apprenticeships can benefit both workers and employers.
  • ET, Abt will hold a webinar at which experts will explain how much apprenticeships helped both employers and job seekers.
  • An Abt Associates evaluation of the U.S. Department of Labor's American Apprenticeship Initiative (AAI) showed that apprenticeships can benefit both workers and employers.
  • ET, Abt will hold a webinar at which experts will explain how much apprenticeships helped both employers and job seekers.

ALERIAN MLP ETF TAX UPDATE

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Tuesday, November 29, 2022

DENVER, Nov. 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Following the conclusion of a regular fiscal year-end tax analysis conducted on the Alerian MLP ETF (the "Fund" or "AMLP"), ALPS Advisors, Inc. (the "Advisor" or "AAI) is announcing a change in accounting estimate related to the Fund's net deferred tax liability.

Key Points: 
  • DENVER, Nov. 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Following the conclusion of a regular fiscal year-end tax analysis conducted on the Alerian MLP ETF (the "Fund" or "AMLP"), ALPS Advisors, Inc. (the "Advisor" or "AAI) is announcing a change in accounting estimate related to the Fund's net deferred tax liability.
  • Tax Law Changes and Current Period Changes in Taxable Income:Various tax law changes were considered by the Fund in assessing the recoverability of its deferred tax assets.
  • ALPS Portfolio Solutions Distributor, Inc. is also the distributor for the Alerian Energy Infrastructure ETF and the ALPS | Alerian Energy Infrastructure Portfolio.
  • The Alerian MLP ETF distributes a single Form 1099 to its shareholders.

Ancora Education Named One of the "Top Companies for Women to Work for in Transportation" by Women in Trucking Association

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Monday, November 21, 2022

DALLAS, Nov. 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Ancora Education was recently named as one of the 2022 "Top Companies for Women to Work for in Transportation" by the Women in Trucking Association (WIT), a nonprofit organization working to bring gender diversity to the transportation industry. Ancora was recognized at the WIT Accelerate! Conference & Expo November 13-16 in Dallas.

Key Points: 
  • We need to change that statistic
    "Women are breaking barriers and redefining roles in transportation, yet women only account for 10% of the nation's drivers.
  • We need to change that statistic," said Natalie Williams, Vice President of Operations at Ancora Education.
  • Our goal at Ancora Education is to foster an environment where women can thrive, network, and hone their skills.
  • Since 2018, WIT has promoted the accomplishments of companies focused on recruitment and retention of women in the trucking industry with the "Top Companies for Women to Work for in Transportation" award.

Gates Foundation Calls for Bold and Immediate Action at COP27, Announces New Commitment to Meet the Climate Adaptation Needs of Smallholder Farmers

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Monday, November 7, 2022

The announcement was made by Gates Foundation CEO Mark Suzman at the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP27).

Key Points: 
  • The announcement was made by Gates Foundation CEO Mark Suzman at the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP27).
  • "Our commitment will help smallholder farmers adapt today and build resilience for the future.
  • It is essential for this climate summit to produce bold commitments that address immediate and long-term needs.
  • The foundation's commitment will fund immediate action and long-term initiatives over four years to help smallholder farmers in sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia build resilience and food security.

Gates Foundation Calls for Bold and Immediate Action at COP27, Announces New Commitment to Meet the Climate Adaptation Needs of Smallholder Farmers

Retrieved on: 
Monday, November 7, 2022

The announcement was made by Gates Foundation CEO Mark Suzman at the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP27).

Key Points: 
  • The announcement was made by Gates Foundation CEO Mark Suzman at the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP27).
  • "Our commitment will help smallholder farmers adapt today and build resilience for the future.
  • It is essential for this climate summit to produce bold commitments that address immediate and long-term needs.
  • The foundation's commitment will fund immediate action and long-term initiatives over four years to help smallholder farmers in sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia build resilience and food security.

AAI seeks global market presence for pet food, packaged human meals with IPO-funded expansion

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Wednesday, November 2, 2022

BANGKOK, Nov 2, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - Asian Alliance International PCL (AAI) has become the first pet food and packaged human meals producing firm to debut on the Thai bourse on 1 November.

Key Points: 
  • BANGKOK, Nov 2, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - Asian Alliance International PCL (AAI) has become the first pet food and packaged human meals producing firm to debut on the Thai bourse on 1 November.
  • AAI is focusing on research and development (R&D) to respond to the needs of customers and consumers that are constantly changing.
  • The company will develop a variety of pet food brands of its own to cover the needs of customers in every sub-market segment.
  • After being listed on the SET, AAI will be pursuing a business expansion plan to create continuous growth as follows:
    1.