Recent Economy releases

Singaporean investors eye up Kazakhstan ahead of major investment event

[PRESSWIRE] London, United Kingdom - 16 November, 2018 -- Kazakhstan seeks to capitalize on growing interest from Asian investors as leading businesses descend on Singapore for investment event.

Kazakhstan enters top thirty rankings after climbing eight places in World Bank’s 2019 Doing Business Report

[PRESSWIRE] London, United Kingdom - 01 November, 2018 -- Kazakhstan has seen a remarkable rise in the World Bank’s 2019 Doing Business index, climbing to 28th out of 190 countries.

$1 million wasted every 20 seconds by organizations around the world

[PRESSWIRE] PHILADELPHIA, PA – FEBRUARY 15, 2018 -- The 2018 Pulse of the Profession®, a global survey conducted by Project Management Institute (PMI), reveals around $1 million is wasted every 20 seconds collectively by organizations around the globe due to the ineffective implementation of business strategy through poor project management practices. This equates to roughly $2 trillion dollars wasted a year. The U.K. falls in the middle when it comes to wastage among the regions surveyed – it is wasting 10.8% of every dollar* invested by businesses, pointing to a significant opportunity to drive financial performance.

Launch of the AAOIFI Shari’ah Standard on Gold, Developed in Collaboration With the World Gold Council

[PRESSWIRE] DUBAI, UAE, December 5, 2016 -- The Accounting and Auditing Organisation for Islamic Financial Institutions (AAOIFI) and the World Gold Council are delighted to announce the issuance of 'Shari'ah Standard No. 57 on Gold and its Trading Controls ("the Standard"). The Standard deals with the Shari'ah rulings for gold in its various forms and categories, the Shari'ah parameters for gold transactions and the rulings for gold-based financial products in institutions.

Post-Brexit: Will Australian consumers buy more from UK businesses?

[PRESSWIRE] London, United Kingdom - 24 October, 2016 -- To boost growth in sales to Australia UK businesses need to understand what Australian consumers demand from them. An independent online poll of 1,000 Australian consumers was completed during the week commencing 17 October 2016 by Davies Hickman Partners, a global data and customer insight agency based in the UK*.

EIGEN DEVELOPMENT ACHIEVES P2PE SOLUTION VALIDATION AND LISTING WITH THE PCI SSC

[PRESSWIRE] 25 August, 2016 -- Vancouver, BC - Eigen Development Ltd, a leading provider of managed payment solutions for the retail, restaurant and hospitality industries in North America, announced today that the MiraServ Point-to-Point Encryption (P2PE) solution has been validated and listed with the Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council (PCI SSC).

NEW FUND WITH AMBITION TO PROVIDE $1 BILLION CAPITAL FOR NEW BANKING PARADIGM

[PRESSWIRE] PARIS, FRANCE - 12.03.15 -- The Sustainability | Finance | Real Economies fund (SFRE, pronounced Sapphire) has been launched. SFRE is the first global open-ended investment company created to deploy substantial amounts of long-term capital to support the growing segment of banks focused on serving individuals and enterprises in the real economy whilst delivering a triple bottom line of prosperity, planet and people.

NUEVO FONDO CON LA META DE PROPORCIONAR MIL MILLONES DE CAPITAL PARA UN NUEVO PARADIGMA DE BANCA

[PRESSWIRE] PARIS, FRANCE - 12.03.15 -- Se ha creado el fondo Sostenibilidad | Finanzas | Economías reales (SFRE, por sus siglas en inglés, pronunciado Sapphire). SFRE es la primera empresa global de inversión abierta creada para desplegar una cantidad considerable de capital a largo plazo para apoyar el creciente segmento de bancos que orientan sus servicios a particulares y empresas en la economía real al mismo tiempo que se basan en un línea triple de prosperidad, planeta y personas.

Tobacco tax keeps on rising as revenues go up in smoke

[PRESSWIRE] London, United Kingdom - 18.03.15 -- TMA responds to the Chancellor’s Budget – 18 March 2015.

La GLOBAL ALLIANCE FOR BANKING ON VALUES & le CRÉDIT COOPÉRATIF vous invitent à la 1ère conférence de presse

[PRESSWIRE] London, United Kingdom - 05.03.15 -- La GLOBAL ALLIANCE FOR BANKING ON VALUES & le CRÉDIT COOPÉRATIF vous invitent à la 1ère conférence de presse de la GABV à Paris suivie d’un déjeuner avec les dirigeants des banques de la GABV le mercredi 11 mars 2015 à partir de 11h30 au Palais Brongniart, salle Eiffel (Bourse de Paris) 28 Place de la Bourse, 75002 Paris. M° Bourse (ligne 3).