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  1. Eye in the sky

    Posted Jun 22nd 2008, 12:00am by Daniel Jeffreys

    ... (see shr.aaas.org/geotech/about.shtml). The QuickBird imagery used by the United States Department of State, which the AAAS can access, has proven especially valuable to the project, ... The AAAS website is also active in Myanmar, Zimbabwe and North Korea. Images from Myanmar show a striking series of before and after photographs that reveal where government forces have conducted ...

  2. StanChart buys Korea First for $25.7b

    Posted Jan 11th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Capital, the United States-based fund that owns 49 per cent of the bank. Last month, Newbridge was believed to be on the brink of announcing a deal with HSBC, which had reportedly tabled a US$2.6 ... Kelvin Wong Lender's stock drops in London as placement to finance takeover raises concern about share dilution Standard Chartered Bank has agreed to buy all the shares of Korea First ...

  3. Oh, what nations will do for oil

    Posted Mar 05th 2004, 12:00am by Michael Richardson

    ... Michael Richardson Japan is heavily dependent on imported oil, mainly from the volatile Persian Gulf region. But it is also heavily reliant on its longstanding ally, the United States ... the alliance with the US to provide a nuclear umbrella and a deterrent against possible missile attack from North Korea, as well as long-range maritime protection. But that easy balance started ...

  4. State fund urges Washington to ease curbs

    Posted Jan 21st 2010, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... Eric Ng China Investment Corp has urged Washington to relax scrutiny of mainland government entities investing in the United States to speed up deals that will help create jobs for Americans. Lou Jiwei, the chairman of the mainland's sovereign fund with assets of close to US$300 billion, told the Asian Financial Forum that the fund recently struck a deal to buy a minority ...

  5. Search alliance faces tough market

    Posted Jul 31st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Alibaba Group has been responsible for Yahoo's business in the country since the United States company acquired a 40 per cent stake in the Hangzhou-based enterprise for US$1 billion in 2005. ... second-largest search engine market. The alliance has been tipped to make Microsoft a tougher competitor to internet search market leader Google in North America and Europe. But Asia poses a more ...

  6. Apple says employee took kickbacks from Asian parts suppliers

    Posted Aug 18th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Bien Perez Apple's civil suit against an employee, who was indicted by a federal grand jury in the United States on Monday for taking kickbacks from Asian parts suppliers, described a web of covert deals made on the mainland, in Singapore and Korea. The consumer electronics giant accused Paul Devine, a global supply manager at its iPod and accessories procurement operations ...

  7. India gets animated about world success

    Posted Jan 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Amrit Dhillon

    ... but designed to have universal appeal. India is already competing against more established animation centres such as the Philippines, South Korea, China and Taiwan, which get most of the animation contracts given out by leading studios in the United States. 'India is competing head on with China and offering very competitive rates. There are at least 14 world-class animation studios ...

  8. Seoul guardians

    Posted Jun 26th 2004, 12:00am by Andrew Salmon

    ... counter-terrorist unit.' South Korea, having faced the North Korean threat for half a century, offers a large pool of trained former military personnel for NKTS to draw from- but joining the company ... state-sponsored- by Pyongyang. North Korean 'military advisers' have assisted the governments of Zimbabwe and Ceausescu-era Romania, and reportedly provide security to members of the Cambodian ...

  9. US fines PPG unit for export to Pakistan

    Posted Dec 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Bien Perez The United States government has imposed US$3.75 million in fines against a mainland subsidiary of PPG Industries, a global supplier of paints and coatings, for illegally ... court in Washington, to conspiring to violate the International Emergency Economic Powers Act, the Export Administration Regulations, and other related charges. The US Department ...

  10. Exiled Yang Rong wants to bring green car to China

    Posted Feb 08th 2010, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... to China. Then he fled to the United States to escape arrest, after a dispute over ownership of the company he had created. Now Yang Rong has announced an ambitious plan to produce three million ... founded in 1978, a world leader in the design and development of internal combustion engines, with 1,800 R&D specialists in Europe and North America. Last September, Yang and Alabama Governor ...




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