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4 Mar 2014
Etihad Airways Posts Third Consecutive Year of Net Profit, Up 48 Per Cent to Us$62 Million
The Africa Finance Corporation (AFC) secures First International Credit Rating Moodys assigns A3P-2
(MENAFN Press) Etihad Airways, the national carrier of the United Arab Emirates, today announced record financial results for 2013, with net profit up 48 per cent to US$62 million on revenues up 27 per cent to US$6.1 billion.
The record performance also saw earnings before interest and tax (EBIT) up 22 per cent to US$208 million and earnings before interest, tax, depreciation, ...
(MENAFN Press) The Africa Finance Corporation (AFC or the Corporation) (http://www.africafc.org), a multilateral development financial institution headquartered in Lagos, has today secured its first International credit rating from Moody's Investors Service (Moody's). Moody's has assigned the Corporation an A3 (long term) /P2 (short term) foreign currency debt rating, making the ...
MetaMed, SkypeKazaa Founder brings global innovation recordvision to Brooklyn-based nanotechnology startup launching cutting-edge biotech, medical optical microscopy tools
(MENAFN Press) Jaan Tallinn has been named to the Advisory Board for Nanotronics Imaging. Tallinn is widely recognized as one of the foremost innovators in information technology for his work as a founding engineer of Skype and Kazaa.
Tallinn is also the co-founder of MetaMed, a personalized medical research company, and a partner at Ambient Sound Investments. In addition, he ...
du Refinances Existing Debt Facilities With More Favourable Terms Through $1.17 billion Funding Package
(MENAFN Press) Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company PJSC ("du") today announced three separate financing deals amounting to $1.17 billion. These are a combination of refinancing existing debt facilities on more favourable terms coupled with an additional $250m of new facilities to finance future Capital Expenditure. The move lowers the company's funding costs, saving ...
FedEx Earns 8 Spot on the FORTUNE Worlds Most Admired Companies List
(MENAFN Press) FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) is once again among the most admired companies in the world, according to a survey published in FORTUNE magazine.
The annual "World's Most Admired Companies" report released today lists FedEx as the #8 ranked company. The survey measures nine attributes related to financial performance and corporate reputation.
"We are honoured to be ...
du announces latest winner of its Every Step Counts Facebook competition
(MENAFN Press) du is proud to announce Gopinathan Unni Parameswaran, a 55 year old sales representative, as the latest winner of its Every Step Counts Facebook competition. Mr Parameswaran's healthy lifestyle makes him the ideal role model for du's Every Step Counts national wellness campaign. Humaida Al Khalsan, Senior Manager Corporate Sustainability & Communications Projects, ...
Global Alliance for Banking on Values in Melbourne March 4-6
(MENAFN Press) The Global Alliance for Banking on Values (GABV), a growing, independent network of 25 of the world's leading values-based banks, is holding its 2014 annual conference in Melbourne, hosted by its only Australian member, bankmecu.
The network, which counts the world's most prominent sustainable banks among its membership, promotes a transition to a more resilient, ...
Aruba Appoints Bashar Bashaireh as Regional Sales Director for Gulf and Pakistan
(MENAFN Press) AAruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARUN), a leading provider of next-generation network access solutions for the mobile enterprise, today announced the appointment of IT industry veteran Bashar Bashaireh as regional sales director, Gulf & Pakistan. In this new role, Bashar is responsible for developing and executing strategies to expand Aruba's customer base and capitalize ...
ABILITIESme Supporting the regions Special Needs Community
(MENAFN Press) This event is designed to raise awareness of the many ways of helping people with disabilities achieve important goals in school, at university, at work, in sports, and in society. ABILITIESme proceeds under the patronage of His Excellency Sheikh Nahayan Mubarak Al Nahayan, Minister of Culture, Youth, and Community Development and Honorary President of the Future ...
CommVault Software Helps Protect Real-Time Analytics Environments with New Integration with SAP HANA« Platform
(MENAFN Press) CommVault (NASDAQ: CVLT) today announced that its Simpana┬« 10 software has achieved certified integration with the SAP HANA┬« platform. CommVault's Simpana software enables companies to more easily and comprehensively manage, protect and recover massive volumes of high-performance transactional and analytical data.
As the consumerization of IT and "Internet of ...