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Close to half of Manufacturing & Supply Chain Professionals in Southeast Asia Perceive their Companies to be Lagging the Industry in Digital Transformation

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 - 4:55am
Key Points: 
  • The survey counted 193 professionals*, mainly from IT, innovation & business backgrounds in manufacturing and supply chain companies across the largest economies in Southeast Asia: Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Philippines & Vietnam.
  • The manufacturing industry plays a significant role in local economies of Southeast Asian countries, contributing more than 20% of Gross Domestic Products in markets like Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand.
  • Recent US-China trade tensions have also increased expectations of how manufacturing can contribute to markets like Indonesia and Vietnam.
  • The COVID-19 pandemic has seen supply chain disruptions across industries - while some companies struggled to come to terms with unusual fluctuations in supply and demand, other companies were better prepared.

ECMOHO Announces Strategic Cooperation Agreement with South Korean ChongKunDang Group to Establish Distribution of High-End Health Foods

Saturday, July 17, 2021 - 3:53am

CKD was founded in 1941 and is one of South Koreas longest standing pharmaceutical companies, with nearly a century-long history.

Key Points: 
  • CKD was founded in 1941 and is one of South Koreas longest standing pharmaceutical companies, with nearly a century-long history.
  • Its probiotic brand LACTO-FIT has maintained a leading position in the South Korean probiotic market since its debut, and has won the Korean national Functional Health Food Award for 3 consecutive years.
  • The partnership will be mutually beneficial, as ECMOHO and CKD work together to introduce high-quality health products to Chinese consumers.
  • With the rise in living standards, Chinese consumers are demanding better health products, leading to growth and expansion of many health industries.

With the Caribbean & Haitian industry on the verge of collapse, George Sainteus provides opportunities for immigrants in America

Thursday, July 15, 2021 - 3:30am

Upon arriving in America George wanted to provide a better life for himself and his family and took nothing for granted.

Key Points: 
  • Upon arriving in America George wanted to provide a better life for himself and his family and took nothing for granted.
  • He later attended Monroe College where he secured his MBA and an advanced diploma in Project Management from NYU.
  • As an immigrant in America George recognizes some of the challenges many immigrants face and sought to provide opportunities for other Haitian and Caribbean natives.
  • Additionally, in light of the recent news regarding the Haitian President Assassination, George wanted to highlight the beautiful aspects of the Haitian culture.

Pan American Silver to announce second quarter 2021 unaudited results on August 10 conference call and webcast on August 11

Tuesday, July 13, 2021 - 10:00pm

An archive of the webcast will also be available for three months.

Key Points: 
  • An archive of the webcast will also be available for three months.
  • Pan American owns and operates silver and gold mines located in Mexico, Peru, Canada, Argentina and Bolivia.
  • As the world's second largest primary silver producer with the largest silver reserve base globally, we provide enhanced exposure to silver in addition to a diversified portfolio of gold producing assets.
  • Pan American has a 27-year history of operating in Latin America, earning an industry-leading reputation for corporate social responsibility, operational excellence and prudent financial management.

Denmark most business-friendly country in world; Norway and Sweden among simplest in Europe, TMF Group report reveals

Monday, July 12, 2021 - 9:00am

LONDON, July 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Denmark is the simplest jurisdiction to invest in globally, according to the Global Business Complexity Index (GBCI) , a report by TMF Group, a leading professional services firm.

Key Points: 
  • LONDON, July 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Denmark is the simplest jurisdiction to invest in globally, according to the Global Business Complexity Index (GBCI) , a report by TMF Group, a leading professional services firm.
  • Norway and Sweden are just below the UK, ranking 51st and 52nd respectively out of 77 where Finland ranks 42nd .
  • The report finds that the Nordics is an attractive region for setting up and operating a business.
  • When incorporating a business, a single body needs to be notified in Denmark, Norway and Sweden, and two in Finland.

Hausfeld files lawsuit on behalf of international aid workers brutalized by South Sudanese government forces in the Terrain Hotel attack

Thursday, July 8, 2021 - 11:09pm

According to the lawsuit: "The case seeks to hold South Sudans government accountable for the notorious Terrain Hotel attack a rampage of torture, gang-rape, and murder that targeted aid workers.

Key Points: 
  • According to the lawsuit: "The case seeks to hold South Sudans government accountable for the notorious Terrain Hotel attack a rampage of torture, gang-rape, and murder that targeted aid workers.
  • "Todays complaint asserts that the Internews aid workers and journalists were brutally attacked and gang-raped by South Sudanese military forces on July 11, 2016, during a raid on the Terrain Hotel, a residential compound housing aid workers.
  • "Since 2016, the South Sudanese government has retraumatized the victims through repeated violations of due process and false promises of compensation.
  • In 2018, a South Sudanese court martial convicted 10 soldiers and ordered the government to compensate the victims.

20 Promising Korean Digital Content Companies to Participate in ‘ConnecTechAsia’, the Largest Singapore ICT Exhibition in Asia

Monday, July 5, 2021 - 2:00am

The digital content (DC) companies in Korea, a leading country in the digital industry, will attend the Singapore ICT exhibition CommunicAsia 2021-ConnecTechAsia which will be held online from July 14 to 16.

Key Points: 
  • The digital content (DC) companies in Korea, a leading country in the digital industry, will attend the Singapore ICT exhibition CommunicAsia 2021-ConnecTechAsia which will be held online from July 14 to 16.
  • In this exhibition, 20 promising Korean companies will participate.
  • And we expect that the participation of Korean DC companies will be a great help for the attraction of visitors and the success of the exhibition.
  • The details of the exhibition are available on the official website ( https://www.connectechasia.com ) including Korean companies that will be joining.

EQS-News: Baloise becomes partner of Swiss Climate Foundation

Thursday, July 1, 2021 - 7:00am

Those are the declared aims of the Swiss Climate Foundation in supporting small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) that are making a contribution to combating climate change.

Key Points: 
  • Those are the declared aims of the Swiss Climate Foundation in supporting small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) that are making a contribution to combating climate change.
  • The Swiss Climate Foundation was established as an independent non-profit organisation.
  • The corporate partners of the Swiss Climate Foundation use this 'net redistribution' to support climate protection measures by Swiss and Liechtenstein SMEs.
  • Swiss and Liechtenstein service companies Allianz Suisse, Alternative Bank Schweiz, AXA, Baloise, Bank J. Safra Sarasin, ECA Vaud, Gebudeversicherung Bern, Gebudeversicherung Kanton Zrich, Glarner Kantonalbank, Julius Br, LGT, Liechtensteinische Landesbank, NewRe, PartnerRe, PwC Schweiz, Raiffeisen Schweiz, RobecoSAM, Sanitas Krankenversicherung, SCOR, Swiss Life, Swiss Re, Vaudoise Assurances, Vontobel and VP Bank are partners of the Swiss Climate Foundation.

GCC Facility Management Market Growth, Trends, COVID-19 Impact, and Forecasts 2021-2026: Increase in Market Concentration Due to the Entry of Global Firms with Diversified Service Portfolios - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, June 30, 2021 - 10:43am

The "GCC Facility Management Market - Growth, Trends, COVID-19 Impact, and Forecasts (2021 - 2026)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "GCC Facility Management Market - Growth, Trends, COVID-19 Impact, and Forecasts (2021 - 2026)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The GCC Facility Management Market region is expected to reach a CAGR of 13.5% over the forecast period (2021-2026) owing to the developments in countries, such as the United Arab Emirates and Qatar.
  • The boom in construction activities, led by the government, and the rising emphasis on green building practices are increasing the demand for facilities management in Qatar.
  • All the above factors will have a negative impact on the facility management market in GCC in short-medium term.

Middle East Payment Models Market Report 2021: Cash-On-Delivery - Another Casualty of the Pandemic? - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, June 24, 2021 - 11:35am

Anyone who wants to deep-dive into the payment industry consumer behaviour should buy this report.

Key Points: 
  • Anyone who wants to deep-dive into the payment industry consumer behaviour should buy this report.
  • We have also added a dynamic visual tool along with this report to help understand the behaviour change by the different consumer segments.
  • We can develop similar reports for other Middle East countries such as Egypt, Saudi Arabia / KSA, Kuwait, Bahrain and Qatar in 2-3 weeks.
  • Consumer behaviour split by age, gender, household income and nationality
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