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Staff changes at Asian bank

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has appointed Liqun Jin as vice-president (Operations 1) with effect from 1 August 2003.

Asia / 24-07-03 / by

Asia move for Caviezel

JPMorgan Treasury Services has announced that Alexander Caviezel has been named Treasury Services’ regional executive for the Asia Pacific region. Caviezel assumes the role …

Asia / 24-07-03 / by

A&O Hong Kong head starts

Law firm Allen & Overy has appointed Brian Harrison as its new regional managing partner in Asia. Harrison will be head of the

Asia / 24-07-03 / by

Groppi adds EMEA to Asia Pacific

JPMorgan Treasury Services has appointed Steve Groppi as < xml:namespace prefix = st1 />Europe, Middle East and Africa regional executive. Groppi will maintain his …

Asia / 07-07-03 / by

Thai bank chooses Surecomp

  Bangkok-based Bank of Asia has recently upgraded to the Thin Client version Imex, Surecomp’s Swift Ready Gold label Trade Finance solution. The Bank …

Asia / 07-07-03 / by

Pakistan bonds are rated

Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services has assigned its ‘BB-‘ long-term local currency senior unsecured debt rating to three Pakistan investment bonds totalling PRs31.2bn (US$540mn) …

Asia / 07-07-03 / by

Vietnam power boost from ADB and Miga

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (Miga), a branch of the World Bank Group, are backing the construction and operation …

Asia / 20-06-03 / by

ADB opens Pacific offices

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved the establishment of new resident offices in Suva, Fiji Islands and Sydney, Australia . The Pacific sub-regional …

Asia / 05-06-03 / by

KfW fights Sars in China

China's Ministry of Finance and KfW have signed an agreement for a grant of €10mn to finance measures in the fight against Sars.

Asia / 05-06-03 / by