NLA endorses bill to grant reward to informants of bail jumpers

The National Legislative Assembly on Thursday (July 20) unanimously voted in support of a bill to deal with suspects or defendants who jump bail.In accordance with Section 4 of the…

Jennifer Powers to join Global Infrastructure Partners as a Partner and Chair of GIP’s Credit Business

New York, July 19, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP), the leading, independent global infrastructure investment firm, announced today that Jennifer Powers will join GIP in September as…

Medibio building credentials to “scale” via appointment of healthcare & telehealth icon to Board of Directors

SYDNEY, Australia and MINNEAPOLIS, July 19, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Medibio Limited (MEB or the Company) (ASX:MEB) (OTCQB:MDBIF), a digital health company that has developed an objective testing system to…

AGF Welcomes Regina Chi as Vice-President and Portfolio Manager, AGF Emerging Markets

Deepens bench strength and diversity of global equity platform with four new members TORONTO, July 19, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — AGF Investments Inc. (AGF) (TSX:AGF.B) is pleased to announce the…

The Blueprint of a Winner: SAP CEO Bill McDermott to Speak at CallidusCloud’s C3 Conference

DUBLIN, Calif., July 18, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Callidus Software Inc. (NASDAQ:CALD), a global leader in cloud-based sales, marketing, learning, and customer experience solutions, announced today that SAP CEO Bill…

Academics call for government to respect people’s right of expression

The Thai Academic Network for Civil Rights has issued a statement calling for the government to respect the people’s right to freedom of expression and return power to the people.The…

Boy killed by elephants in a fruit orchard in Narathiwat

An eight-year old boy was crushed to death by wild elephants apparently provoked by explosions of gunfires from villagers in their attempt to scare away the jumbos.The incident took place…

BNP Paribas announces settlement with the US Federal Reserve regarding activity in the FX markets from 2007 to 2013

PARIS, July 17, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — BNP Paribas today announced a settlement with the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (“FRB”) relating to past misconduct in its…