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Ev Dynamics Delivers Over 70 Electric Minibuses to the Philippines

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 11:10am

HONG KONG, Oct 19, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - Ev Dynamics (Holdings) Limited (the "Company", Stock Code: 476, together with its subsidiaries, collectively "Ev Dynamics" or the "Group"), a provider of new energy vehicles and integrated technology solutions, has already delivered over 70 units of 6.5-meter COMET electric minibuses to the Philippines.

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  • HONG KONG, Oct 19, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - Ev Dynamics (Holdings) Limited (the "Company", Stock Code: 476, together with its subsidiaries, collectively "Ev Dynamics" or the "Group"), a provider of new energy vehicles and integrated technology solutions, has already delivered over 70 units of 6.5-meter COMET electric minibuses to the Philippines.
  • The electric vehicles will be mainly used in the Philippines and Malaysia.
  • Freddie Tinga, CEO of GET Worldwide, said: "The Philippines alone could have a demand of at least 100,000 units of this type of vehicle.
  • John Ma, COO of Ev Dynamics, said: "The COMET is the outcome of 3 years of hard development of our R&D team.

Ford Foundation Appoints Salih Booker to Lead International Cooperation Efforts

Monday, October 18, 2021 - 3:00pm

NEW YORK, Oct. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Today the Ford Foundation announced it has appointed Salih Booker as its new Senior Program Officer for International Cooperation and Global Governance.

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  • NEW YORK, Oct. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Today the Ford Foundation announced it has appointed Salih Booker as its new Senior Program Officer for International Cooperation and Global Governance.
  • "We need more skilled leaders to bring people together, not chip away at the widening gaps between us.
  • "Every day we face new challenges, and these challenges must be faced with cooperative, inclusive solutions that benefit all people," said Martin Abregu, Ford Foundation Vice President of International Programs.
  • "I am thrilled to return to the Ford Foundation to take the organization's global cooperation initiatives to the next level," said Salih Booker.

Global Intelligent Traffic Management System Market (2021 to 2028) - Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, October 8, 2021 - 6:20pm

The implementation of intelligent systems makes traffic monitoring easy, thereby reducing harmful emissions, which is expected to positively impact the growth of the market.

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  • The implementation of intelligent systems makes traffic monitoring easy, thereby reducing harmful emissions, which is expected to positively impact the growth of the market.
  • An intelligent traffic management system is one of the integral parts of a smart city.
  • The rapid urbanization and the increasing population in developing countries are expected to influence the demand for intelligent traffic solutions.
  • This is expected to further propel the demand for traffic management solutions in the Asia Pacific region to resolve traffic congestion problems

Ev Dynamics' 12-Meter E-Bus Passes Homologation in Europe

Thursday, October 7, 2021 - 1:13pm

Miguel Valldecabres Polop, CEO of Ev Dynamics, said: "We are thrilled to have taken a big step forward in launching our e-buses in the European EV market.

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  • Miguel Valldecabres Polop, CEO of Ev Dynamics, said: "We are thrilled to have taken a big step forward in launching our e-buses in the European EV market.
  • With the vehicle now having passed homologation, we are ready to leverage the business network and experience of Quantron and launch our products in Europe.
  • Michael Perschke, International Advisor of Ev Dynamics and CEO of Quantron, said: "We are seeing a growing demand for EVs in Europe on the back of favorable policies and the market trend of electrification of public transport.
  • In light of the strategic partnership, Quantron will focus on product development whilst Ev Dynamics will be in charge of production.

Ev Dynamics' 12-Meter E-Bus Passes Homologation in Europe

Thursday, October 7, 2021 - 10:13am

Miguel Valldecabres Polop, CEO of Ev Dynamics, said: "We are thrilled to have taken a big step forward in launching our e-buses in the European EV market.

Key Points: 
  • Miguel Valldecabres Polop, CEO of Ev Dynamics, said: "We are thrilled to have taken a big step forward in launching our e-buses in the European EV market.
  • With the vehicle now having passed homologation, we are ready to leverage the business network and experience of Quantron and launch our products in Europe.
  • Michael Perschke, International Advisor of Ev Dynamics and CEO of Quantron, said: "We are seeing a growing demand for EVs in Europe on the back of favorable policies and the market trend of electrification of public transport.
  • In light of the strategic partnership, Quantron will focus on product development whilst Ev Dynamics will be in charge of production.

Eric Ripley Joins A-Gas as New Director of Environmental Services

Wednesday, September 29, 2021 - 2:35pm

A-Gas is pleased to announce that Eric Ripley has joined their U.S. business as a Director in the Environmental Services division.

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  • A-Gas is pleased to announce that Eric Ripley has joined their U.S. business as a Director in the Environmental Services division.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210929005595/en/
    Eric Ripley - Director of Environmental Services at A-Gas in the Americas (Photo: Business Wire)
    Eric is an experienced climate change professional with a breadth of experience in carbon markets, carbon offset project development, verification, and greenhouse gas accounting.
  • A-Gas is a well-respected environmental service provider that has proven their commitment to providing customers with sustainable solutions, said Eric.
  • Additionally, A-Gas is committed to providing environmental solutions for companies looking to reduce value chain carbon emissions using our market leading technologies.

10x1000 Launches “Flex” Fintech Program with Partners Worldwide to Bridge Global Digital Skills Gap and Drive Financial Inclusion

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 3:27am

IFC has been a steadfast supporter of digital innovations that foster financial inclusion.

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  • IFC has been a steadfast supporter of digital innovations that foster financial inclusion.
  • The current committee is composed of global experts from industry, academia, and international financial institutions.
  • Going forward, 10x1000 will also work with partners and alumni to cultivate a global fintech community, creating a vibrant platform that provides opportunities for willing organizations and individuals to contribute to global financial inclusion.
  • 10x1000 Tech for Inclusion is an open and global fintech training platform that enables learners to become drivers of digital economic growth.

Global Autonomous Vehicles Regulatory Report - 2021 Growth Opportunities - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 - 10:08am

The "Global Autonomous Vehicles Regulatory Growth Opportunities" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Global Autonomous Vehicles Regulatory Growth Opportunities" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Increasing automated safety requirements have necessitated the need for a robust regulatory framework for autonomous vehicles.
  • Regulatory bodies, such as the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) and National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), along with countries such as Germany, Japan, and the United States, are working toward refining a global regulatory framework for autonomous vehicles.
  • The adoption of autonomous vehicles relies on global regulations that favor the testing and development of autonomous driving.

Trend Micro Helps Connected Car Stakeholders Manage Cyber Risk

Thursday, September 2, 2021 - 1:00pm

Today's new research report is designed to help manufacturers, suppliers, government bodies and service providers successfully manage cyber risk while implementing a key United Nations regulation on connected vehicle cybersecurity.

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  • Today's new research report is designed to help manufacturers, suppliers, government bodies and service providers successfully manage cyber risk while implementing a key United Nations regulation on connected vehicle cybersecurity.
  • Our latest research report helps interpret and implement the WP.29 regulation by prioritizing the threats to the connected car industry."
  • The regulations along with Trend Micro's findings will support the connected car industry's understanding of cyber risks to best prioritize their defense.
  • This latest Trend Micro report follows on from a February 2021 study on connected car security in which explored risks with connected vehicles interconnected with 5G, Cloud, and other connected technologies.

Yamgo Announces Neobank Director and Government Advisor Markus Krebsz as New Board Member

Tuesday, August 17, 2021 - 12:00pm

Discussing the new appointment Yamgo CEO Ian Mullins commented, "We are so pleased to have Markus join our board.

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  • Discussing the new appointment Yamgo CEO Ian Mullins commented, "We are so pleased to have Markus join our board.
  • Markus will be an invaluable member of the Yamgo team, providing the strategy, oversight and leadership that will help propel Yamgo to the next level of success."
  • Markus currently acts as independent non-executive Director and Chair of the Audit Committee for a globally expanding neobank.
  • Markus Krebsz joins the board at a time of accelerating growth for Yamgo, who have recently bolstered their ranks with the announcement of another new board member, Jason Green, last month.