Daily Archives: April 18, 2017

39th China International Furniture Fair Attracts Over 191,000 Visitors from Around the World, Widens Horizon for Asian Furniture Designers

GUANGZHOU, China, April 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The 39th China International Furniture Fair (Guangzhou) (CIFF), which ran from March 18-21 and March 28-31, received 191,950 professional visitors from more than 200 countries and regions around the world, a 13.7 percent year-on-year increase. A comprehensive lineup of furniture industry players CIFF (Guangzhou) showcased a comprehensive lineup […]

AGFUND Commits to Inject $ 1 Billion into Microfinance Industry, Reach 20 Million Beneficiaries 2 Geneva

AGFUND Executive Director Nasser Al-Qahtani announced a plan to expand microfinance banks that achieve financial inclusion for the poor, integrate them into the financial system and promote sustainable development within the initiative being led by Pri…

AGFUND Commits to Inject $ 1 Billion into Microfinance Industry, Reach 20 Million Beneficiaries

AGFUND Commits to Inject $ 1 Billion into Microfinance Industry, Reach 20 Million Beneficiaries
Tuesday 1438/7/21 – 2017/04/18 Geneva, Rajab 21, 1438, Apr 18, 2017, SPA — The 5th AG…

Waleed El-Amir Joins Evercore As Senior Advisor for the Middle East, Africa and Turkey

NEW YORK, April 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Evercore (NYSE: EVR) announced today that Waleed El-Amir has joined the Firm’s Investment Banking business as a Senior Advisor for the Middle East, Africa and Turkey.  Evercore expects to open a new office in Dubai early in the second quarter of 2017. Mr. El-Amir has over 20 years […]

‫أرباح زي تي إي في الربع الأول من العام تقفز بنسبة 27.8% مع تزايد مبيعات شبكات التشغيل والهواتف الذكية

شنجن، الصين، 18 نيسان/أبريل، 2017 / بي آر نيوزواير / — أعلنت زي تي إي كوربوريشن (0763.HK / 000063.SZ)، وهي مزود دولي رئيسي للاتصالات وحلول تقنية الشركات والمستهلكين للإنترنت الجوال، عن نسبة ارتفاع بلغت 27.8% في أرباحها للربع الأول من العام مع زيادة الشركة لمبيعاتها من حلول الشبكات والهواتف الذكية. وقد ارتفع صافي الربح العائد […]

Former US Energy Secretary visits KAPSARC Center

Former US Energy Secretary visits KAPSARC Center
Tuesday 1438/7/21 – 2017/04/18 Riyadh, Rajab 21, 1438, April 18, 2017, SPA — Former United States Energy Secretary Dr. Ernest Moniz …

Dollar off 5-month low vs yen

LONDON, Rajab 21, 1438, April 18, 2017, SPA — The dollar steadied against the yen on Tuesday, Reuters reported.The dollar was last flat at 108.870 yen after rising in Asian trade to 109.225. It had sunk into a five-month trough of 108.130 earlier on M…

Asian stock markets mixed

HONG KONG, Rajab 21, 1438, April 18, 2017, SPA — Asian stocks were mixed Tuesday, AP reported.Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 index added 0.2 percent to 18,398.24 while South Korea’s Kospi slipped 0.2 percent to 2,140.80. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng shed 1 per…