Content Types: Recent TransactionRegions & Countries: BrazilIndustries: Infrastructure
According to reports, CIC, CPPIB, GIC and ProLogis, Asia’s largest modern logistics provider will establish two joint ventures to purchase two investment portfolios regarding logistics facility offered by Prosperitas. This transaction will create...
Content Types: Recent TransactionRegions & Countries: TaiwanIndustries: Food & Beverage
Fosun Group invested in Taiwan Vigor Kobo and acquired a 20% stake in Vigor Kobo. Mr. Liang Xinjun, Vice Chairman and CEO of Fosun Group and Mr. Sun Kuo-Hua, Chairman of Vigor Kobo signed an agreement at the strategic cooperation signing ceremony in...
Content Types: GuideRegions & Countries: ChinaJapanIndustries: InfrastructureServices: Investment Promotion
The Guidelines on Strategic Maintenance for Port Structures was newly developed by Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MLIT), Ports and Airports Research Institute (PARI) and Ocean Policy Research Foundation (OPRF) in cooperation with ASEAN countries. The purpose of the guidelines is to provide developing countries, particularly ASEAN countries, with assistance to appropriately maintain their various port structures such as...
Content Types: Recent TransactionRegions & Countries: ArgentinaChinaIndustries: Banking & Finance
The Industrial and Commercial Bank of China has received the green light from the Argentine Central Bank for its acquisition of an 80% stake in the Standard Bank Argentina, according to a company press release. The consideration will not be more than USD...
Content Types: ArticleRegions & Countries: JapanIndustries: Clean EnergyEnvironmentServices: Investment Promotion
The Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI), the Ministry of the Environment (MOE) and other relevant ministries and agencies are jointly commencing a pilot project to promote the "Product Carbon Neutralization Program" in which the calculated amount of the "Carbon Footprint of Products (CFP)" is offset by an amount of credits equivalent to the CFP of that product, through which greenhouse gases emitted during the life...
Content Types: ArticleRegions & Countries: JapanVietnamIndustries: ChemicalsServices: Investment Promotion
The Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) concluded the "Memorandum of Cooperation on Strengthening Chemical Management (MOC) between the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) of Socialist Republic of Viet Nam and the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan." On July 15, 2012, Mr. Mitsuyoshi Yanagisawa, Senior Vice Minister of METI, on his visit to Viet Nam, signed the MOC with Mr. Nguyen Nam Hai, Deputy Minister of...
Content Types: ArticleRegions & Countries: IndonesiaJapanIndustries: Minerals & ResourcesServices: Investment Promotion
The Agency for Natural Resources and Energy held the Fourth Japan-Indonesia Coal Policy Dialogue on July 11, 2012, in Fukuoka City, Fukuoka Prefecture, with the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources of Indonesia, in order to promote a wide range of cooperation, from the coal exploration and development to the coal consumption.
Content Types: EventRegions & Countries: PolandIndustries: Art & Culture
The Embassy of the Republic of Poland invites you to take part in series of events of Polish Culture Festival in Beijing.
Content Types: ArticleRegions & Countries: USAIndustries: Oil & GasServices: Investment Promotion
Homes built since about 1970 use electricity and natural gas as their main space heating fuel in roughly equal proportions, a stark contrast to homes built before 1970, when natural gas dominated heating fuel choice. Other fuels such as fuel oil, liquefied petroleum gases (propane), wood, and kerosene are more likely to be used as heating fuels in homes built before 1970. The choice of fuel used for primary space heating also tends to drive fuel...
Content Types: ArticleRegions & Countries: USAIndustries: Clean EnergyEnvironmentServices: Investment Promotion
WASHINGTON – The Energy Department released a new report today highlighting strong growth in the U.S. wind energy market in 2011, increasing the U.S. share of clean energy and supporting tens of thousands of jobs, and underscoring the importance of continued policy support and clean energy tax credits to ensure that the manufacturing and jobs associated with this booming global industry remain in America.