“Chevron under fire for supporting the Myanmar military” – rights groups SumOfUs and International Campaign for the Rohingya say

Dozens of protesters gather outside Chevron offices around the country demanding the company suspend payments to the Myanmar military WASHINGTON, April 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Energy giant Chevron is under fire for its decision to continue to support the Myanmar military, which has killed more than 700 people, including at least 47 children. On […]

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Statement from CNH Industrial

London, April 17, 2021 CNH Industrial confirms that it is has terminated discussions with FAW Jiefang with regard to the Company’s On-Highway business, and is continuing to pursue its existing plans for a spin-off of these activities in early 2022. CNH Industrial believes there are significant opportunities to develop its On-Highway business by accelerating the […]

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Home industry could boost women’s role in economy: BI

The development of home-based industries can add value to women’s role in the economy, the deputy governor of Bank Indonesia (BI) has said. “The home industry development can add very significant value, if well-managed,” BI deputy governor Destry Damayanti wrote in DRI’s Pulse Check Special Edition Danareksa here on Friday. Home-based industries are expected to boost family incomes as well as foster self-confidence in women, she noted. The home industry program, which is being conducted in 21 districts and towns, is a leading program that has been prepared by the government to…

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China ready to invest US$1.38 billion in Indonesia: envoy

China has confirmed plans to invest US$1.38 billion in Indonesia, especially West Kalimantan, Indonesian Ambassador to China and Mongolia, Djauhari Oratmangun, informed on Friday. “So far, China has invested much in West Kalimantan. This year, (Chinese) investors plan to invest in Indonesia, particularly in West Kalimantan and Batang district, Central Java. The value of investments in the furniture industry will reach US$1.38 billion,” he disclosed at an international webinar on China-West Kalimantan’s economic potential. A Chinese business delegation is scheduled to visit West Kalimantan and Central Java in April or…

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West Aceh’s energy sector attracts Chinese investment

A group of Chinese investors held talks with the West Aceh district administration on Friday as part of their preparations to invest in the district’s energy and mining sector. “The West Aceh district administration warmly welcomes the audience team of Chinese investors who will invest in West Aceh district. May this meeting be a good start for the development of investment in West Aceh district,” West Aceh district head Ramli MS said here on Friday. He said the district government is very open to domestic and foreign investment. However, the…

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A digital transformation: Mary Kay Inc. launches immersive virtual experience platform Suite 13TM

Global beauty brand Mary Kay Inc. and its Mary Kay Global Design Studio present Suite 13TM, an innovative virtual beauty experience that leverages the use of virtual reality to digitize Mary Kay’s first virtual pop-up showroom. Designed with the latest virtual reality technology, the new Suite 13TM offers Mary Kay Independent Beauty Consultants and their customers a 360-degree, 3D beauty experience where users can virtually browse the beauty brand’s portfolio of skin care as well as explore the company and its founder Mary Kay Ash’s history. The new Suite 13TM…

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