Daily Archives: January 23, 2019

CP Kelco Seeks Buyer for CMC Plant in Taixing, China

ATLANTA, Jan. 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CP Kelco, a leading global producer of specialty hydrocolloid ingredients, today announced it is seeking a buyer for its carboxymethyl cellulose (CMC) plant in Taixing, China. CP Kelco is not exiting the CMC… Read More

CNH Industrial recognized among the leading global companies in sustainable performance by CDP

London, January 23, 2019 CDP, the international non-profit that drives companies and governments to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions, safeguard water resources and protect forests, has recognized CNH Industrial N.V. (NYSE: CNHI / MI: CNHI) as a global leader in… Read More

New YPO Global Leadership Survey Finds Young Business Leaders Overwhelmingly Believe Business is a Force For Good

Ninety-three percent surveyed say business should have a positive impact on society DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan. 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — YPO, the premier global leadership organization for more than 27,000 chief executives, conducted a survey of its members in over… Read More

Foreign Development in Myanmar Sparks Concern Over Transparency, Regulation

KAREN STATE, MYANMAR In the dusty Myanmar border town of Shwe Koko, ethnic Karen shop owner Saw Tu wipes the dust off a bag of red chili peppers as he prepares for another day of business at the local market.Basic… Read More

LAOS CUTS IMPORT TARIFFS ON OVER 8,000 ASEAN GOODS

VIENTIANE, Laos, Lao authorities have reduced import tariffs on 8,536 items to zero, as part of efforts in establishing the ASEAN Free Trade Area, a government report said.The report, which the Lao Ministry of Planning and Investment distributed in the… Read More

MALAYSIA’S EFFORTS TO COMBAT GRAFT GRAB INTERNATIONAL ATTENTION

VIENNA, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, using an international conference here as a global platform, has impressed upon the international community to change its perception of Malaysia as a corrupt and kleptocratic country to a New Malaysia, Clean Malaysia.The Prime Minister,… Read More