Press Releases

Sep 02, 2014 06:03 GMT Swedfund H&M and Swedfund have initiated a unique cooperation with the aim of contributing to the development of a responsible textile industry in Ethiopia with high social and environmental standards.

Toshiba Wins Major Order in Malaysia for 2,000MW Ultra-Super-Critical Steam Turbine and Generators for Jimah Coal-Fired Power Generation Project  -Consortium with IHI Corporation and Korean Companies Signed EPC Contract-

Sep 02, 2014 05:00 GMT Toshiba Corporation A consortium of Toshiba, IHI Corporation, Hyundai Engineering Co., Ltd. and Hyundai Engineering & Construction Co., Ltd., has won an engineering, procurement and construction contract for a 2,000MW ultra-super-critical coal-fired power generation project in Mukim Jimah in Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia (Project).

Article on New Trends in Remote Working Published in The Journal of Advertising Research

Sep 01, 2014 09:30 GMT UP THERE, EVERYWHERE The trend towards remote working and alternative self employment models is featured in the current edition of The Journal of Advertising Research. The article, that appeared in a section called Speakers Box, talks about the growing trend of global creative communities that work through the cloud in collaboration. Read the full story here.

WWF joins The Asian Elephant Foundation to raise jumbo bids for the Elephant Parade’s Hong Kong gala auction

Aug 28, 2014 09:21 GMT Elephant Parade This week marks the unveiling of the charitable partnership between WWF-Hong Kong (WWF) and The Asian Elephant Foundation (TAEF), joining forces for the first time to raise awareness and support for Asian elephant conservation projects.

Swedfund invests in Ghanaian banking sector

Aug 28, 2014 06:05 GMT Swedfund Swedfund provides Fidelity Bank, an indigenous Ghanaian bank with a strong focus on small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) a MUSD 14 long-term subordinated loan. By supporting the banking sector in Ghana, Swedfund will contribute to job creation, increased demand and private sector development.

Aug 22, 2014 08:24 GMT Stockholm Business Region New technology is currently transforming the healthcare system. The international conference Digital Health Days puts tomorrow’s healthcare on the agenda. Overweight, depression and an aging populating are challenges for a world striving to achieve a better standard of living, and already pose a challenge to our welfare system.

The University Gävle and Gävle municipality expand their collaboration

Aug 20, 2014 08:01 GMT University of Gävle Society needs to strengthen the competence of the working professionals and make sure that competence is supplied. The University of Gävle together with Gävle municipality now takes the next step to developing the Gävle region into an attractive environment for mankind.

Corenet and Empower signs partnership agreement

Aug 19, 2014 09:00 GMT Empower Corenet Oy and Empower Oy have signed a partnership agreement regarding field service and maintenance operations. Corenet’s maintenance technicians will be transferred to Empower’s employment as of 1 September 2014. In future, Empower will be providing service and maintenance operations for Corenet while acting as a partner in other Corenet installation projects.

The University of Gävle and the Japanese amoeba robots

Aug 18, 2014 09:39 GMT University of Gävle The Japanese invest big money to, in collaboration with the University of Gävle; create robots that do not need to be controlled but rather the mobility lies in a sympathetic nervous system.

Julian Stubbs Opinion Piece Published in The Journal of Advertising Research

Aug 11, 2014 09:40 GMT UP THERE, EVERYWHERE The Journal of Advertising Research featured an article this June by Julian Stubbs, Founder & CEO of UP THERE, EVERYWHERE, the Global Cloud Based Consultancy. The article, that appeared in a section called Speakers Box, talks about the growing trend of agencies working through the cloud. See the story here.