Daily Archives: 26, January 2013

Liquidity Bubble a Risk as Economy Improves

Central banks will need to remove liquidity from the system as economic conditions improve 2013 will be a transition year in which spending will increase Productivity will replace liquidity as the primary focus for growth The theme of the 43rd … Read the full press release

Zurich goes live with Detica NetReveal for fraud prevention and detection

Zurich Insurance Company in Italy has gone live with the multi-award winning Detica NetReveal® OnDemand managed service for claims fraud prevention 26-1-2013 — /europawire.eu/ — This is the first deployment of Detica NetReveal in Italy and the solution forms part of Zurich’s global rollout, building … Read the full press release

King of Jordan Urges International Community to Take Decisive Action on Syrian Crisis

The King of Jordan said more international support for the Syrian crisis is desperately needed and urged the world to step up its response to end the bloodshed Stockpiling humanitarian supplies inside Syria is vital to keep the displaced alive … Read the full press release

Regulatory pressure gets the ball rolling: Share of women on company boards up to 15.8% in Europe

Davos, 26-1-2013 — /europawire.eu/ — Today the Commission released mid-term figures on the share of women on boards in publicly listed companies. The new figures show an increasein the number of women on boards to 15.8%, up from 13.7% in January 2012. This breaks down … Read the full press release

Personelle Veränderungen bei BASF

26-1-2013 — /europawire.eu/ — Dr. Bernhard Nick (55), derzeit President, Verbund Site Management Europe, wird zum 1. Juli 2013 die Leitung des Bereichs Strategic Planning & Controlling übernehmen. Er folgt auf Dr. Walter Gramlich (62), der nach 34 Jahren bei der … Read the full press release

The EU boosts its support to resolve the crisis in Mali

26-1-2013 — /europawire.eu/ — Today, at a meeting of the Foreign Affairs Council on the subject of Mali, called by the EU High Representative Catherine Ashton, the European Union decided to earmark € 50 million through the ‘African Peace Facility’ to support the … Read the full press release

African Union Summit: Commissioner Piebalgs reaffirms strong ties between the two continents

Brussels, 26-1-2013 — /europawire.eu/ — Commissioner for development, Andris Piebalgs, will represent the European Union at the African Union Summit, which takes place in Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) on 27-28 January under the main theme of “Pan-Africanism and African Renaissance”. The Summit will … Read the full press release

End Killing to Stop Extremists Flowing into Syria, Says Saudi Prince

Extremists are flowing into Syria, and the only way to stop them is to stop the killing by the regime Jordan calls for more international assistance for refugees Bashar Al-Assad’s regime could hang on for much longer and will only … Read the full press release

EIB continues to support smaller projects in Croatia with EUR 250 million

The European Investment Bank (EIB) is lending EUR 250 million to the Croatian Bank for Reconstruction and Development (HBOR – Hrvatska banka za obnovu i razvitak) to finance smaller projects promoted by small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), mid-cap companies and … Read the full press release

Thirteen cities to host UEFA EURO 2020

UEFA Executive Committee decides key principles governing “EURO for Europe” 26-1-2013 — /europawire.eu/ — The UEFA EURO 2020 final tournament will be staged in thirteen cities across Europe, following a decision taken today by the UEFA Executive Committee at its first … Read the full press release

To Close the Gender Gap, “Dare the Difference” and Speak Out, Women Leaders Say

Rather than accept stereotyping and the questioning of their commitment, women should be open and honest about gender differences, especially in the workplace Better governance will lead to diversity on corporate boards; better diversity will lead to better governance Closing … Read the full press release

EWEA 2013: TÜV Rheinland presents comprehensive services for wind energy industry

26-1-2013 — /europawire.eu/ — TÜV Rheinland, the global top ten provider of technical services, will be presenting its expertise to the global wind energy industry at this year‘s EWEA trade fair from February 4-7 in Vienna, Austria. With its international network … Read the full press release

EU Conference on renewed financial assistance to countries wishing to join

Brussels, 26-1-2013 — /europawire.eu/ — The European Commission is today hosting a conference in Brussels to discuss preparations for the new Instrument for Pre-accession Assistance for the period 2014-2020 (IPA II). The conference will focus on how to provide efficient and constructive … Read the full press release