Finance & economy

October 31, 2014

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Systech Raises the Bar for Enterprise Serialization with Compliance-Ready Citadel Platform

Systech International, a global leader in brand protection technologies, today announced that Citadel – Systech’s cloud-based enterprise serialization platform – seamlessly fulfills global regulatory requirements, including the Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA) lot traceability requirements that will take effect in January 2015. The law requires manufacturers to send Transaction Information, Transaction History, and Transaction Statement (TI/TH/TS) in the form of an advance shipping notices (ASNs) to"...

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October 31, 2014

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Pershing Square Holdings, Ltd. Releases Regular Weekly Net Asset Value

Regulatory News:

Pershing Square Holdings, Ltd. (ticker: PSH) today released its regular weekly Net Asset Value (NAV) on its website, www.pershingsquareholdings.com. The NAV was computed at the close of business on Tuesday, 28 October 2014.

PSH NAV per share as of close of business on 28 October 2014 was USD25.04.

Weekly net asset value is calculated at the close of business on each Tuesday and posted on the following Thursday. In the event that Tuesday in not a business day, PSH will calculate the close-of-business NAV"......

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October 31, 2014

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Panasonic Reports Second-Quarter and Six-Month Results

Panasonic Corporation (Panasonic [TOKYO:6752]) today reported its consolidated financial results for the second quarter and six months ended September 30, 2014, of the current fiscal year ending March 31, 2015 (fiscal 2015).


Consolidated Second-quarter Results


Consolidated group sales for the second quarter decreased by 1% to 1,870.6 billion yen compared with 1,881.8 billion yen for the second quarter of the year ended March 31, 2014 (fiscal 2014). Despite sales increase in solar and automotive businesses, this was"......

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October 30, 2014

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Several American businessmen interested in investment opportunities in Algeria

Bilateral meetings to identify business opportunities between Algeria and the United States of America were marked, in Chicago, by a strong presence of American businessmen on the occasion of the holding of the Algerian Week of investments.


“Several American operators have shown strong interest in the Algerian market and the plan of reviving the industrial sector,”"...

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October 30, 2014

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Alnaft inks 4 research-exploitation contracts with international holdings

The National Agency for the Development of hydrocarbon resources (ALNAFT) inked Wednesday in Algiers four contracts for research and exploration with three international holdings.


These contracts pertain to the four perimeters of Timmissit, Tinhert North, M'sari Akabil and Boughezoul, awarded by Alnaft in last September, part of the 4th tender for opportunities of hydrocarbons"...

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October 30, 2014

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Business climate: World Bank ranks Algeria among countries having embarked on reform process

The World Bank ranked Algeria among the 11th countries of the North Africa and Middle East region (MENA) having embarked on reform process to improve the business climate.


This ranking is included in the latest report "Doing Business 2015" published Wednesday by the Bretton Woods Institution.


"Algeria, Bahrain, Djibouti, the Arab Republic of Egypt, the Islamic Republic of Iran, Jordan, Malta, Morocco, Tunisia, the United Arab Emirates, and West Bank and Gaza (Palestine) have reformed in at least one area,""......

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October 30, 2014

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Algerian, Mauritanian customs sign cooperation document

Algerian and Mauritanian customs signed Wednesday in Algiers, a report on cooperation to strengthen their partnership both in the fight against smuggling and transnational organized crime and the exchange of information and training.


Signed by the Director General of Customs, Mohamed Abdou Bouderbala and his Mauritanian counterpart, General Dah Ould Hamady Ould El Mamy,"...

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October 30, 2014

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MPs adopt Finance Bill 2015

The National People's Assembly (Lower House- APN) adopted Wednesday, the Finance Bill 2015 at a plenary session chaired by Speaker Larbi Ould Khelifa, in the presence of Finance Minister Mohamed Djellab.


Adopted by the majority, this bill provides for budget revenues of 4,684.6 billion DZD and public expenditure of 8,858.1 billion DZD, representing a budgetary deficit"...

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October 30, 2014

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US investors urged to trust Algerian young entrepreneurs

Minister of Industry and Mines, Abdesselam Bouchouareb urged Wednesday in Washington the USbusiness community to trust the Algerian young entrepreneurs to bring new perspectives to the bilateral economic cooperation.


In a statement during "Doing business in Algeria” meeting held in US capital, the minister affirmed that Algeria set a challenge which is “positioning"...

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October 30, 2014

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TP-LINK Hails GITEX 2014 Participation a Success

TP-LINK Technologies Co Ltd, a leading provider of SOHO and SMB networking products and wireless solutions, has hailed its participation at GITEX Technology Week 2014, the Middle East biggest IT expo a success.


TP-LINK said at GITEX this year, the company had a 145 square metres booth and had more visitors come to the stand this year"...

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