Chicago, Illinois-based Hyatt Hotels Corporation announced that a Hyatt affiliate has entered into a management agreement with ORIX Corporation for a Hyatt Centric hotel and Hyatt House hotel in Kanazawa, Japan. The hotels are expected to open in mid-2020.
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Praxair, Inc. of Danbury, Connecticut has been awarded a contract to supply nitrogen, high purity oxygen, helium and other gases to Shanghai Huali Microelectronics Corporation (HLMC), a subsidiary of Huahong Group, based in Shanghai.
Two new Japanese companies are signing on as partners at the new Oregon Manufacturing Innovation Center (OMIC) in Columbia County, Oregon.
South Korea's Nexen Tire, a global tire manufacturer, just began construction of its new $5 million Americas technology center in Richfield, Ohio.
The China-based online career platform service, Zhaopin Limited, which connects users with relevant job opportunities, just released its 2017 Q3 report on China's labor market supply for white collar-workers.
Singapore-based New Silkroutes Capital Pte Ltd., a wholly-owned subsidiary of New Silkroutes Group Limited (NSG) is acquiring a 66% stake in Culross Global Holdings Limited, a European fund manager, and related companies.
The South Africa-Iran Business Forum will be held at the Department of International Relationships and Cooperation (DIRCO) offices in Praetoria, South Africa, starting Monday October 23.
Uber Technologies, Inc., the global smartphone-enabled 'ride-hailing' service, is partnering with Surabaya, Indonesia, based KinerjaPay Corporation, a digital payments and eCommerce platform.
HNA Group, a Chinese conglomerate based in Haikou, Hainan, and focused on tourism, logistics and financial services, has just completed the United States segment of its International Talent Program (ITP) Global Recruitment Drive.
Tencent Video, China's major online video platform, attended the Cannes Film Festival's TV channel on October 16. In a move to increase output to a global audience, Tencent unveiled a major portfolio of dramas, entertainment shows, animations, live music and documentaries, all highly praised for their quality, originality and classic Chinese elements.
In order to assist customers attempting to meet US security standards for nonfederal information systems and organizations handling controlled unclassified information, Fujitsu Limited just announced the Japan launch of an assessment consulting service for this area.
Firmus Capital Pte Ltd., a new investment management company in Singapore, will start operations November 1. It is being formed by Lim Su Kiat, co-founder of Rockworth Capital Partners Pte Ltd.
Texas-based Fluor Corporation was awarded an engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) contract for the utilities, offsites and infrastructure scope of work for JG Summit’s petrochemical complex expansion in Batangas City, Philippines.
Mubadala Investment Company, a sovereign wealth fund of the Government of Abu Dhabi, UAE that specializes in buyout investments, is opening a venture capital arm with a dedicated investment team to be based in San Francisco, California - the first Mubadala office in the United States.
Dago New Energy Corp., a major manufacturer of high-purity polysilicon in support of the global solar PV industry, announced it will be significantly expanding its Xinjiang manufacturing facilities. This is all part of the Company's Phase 3B expansioni plan.
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) is piloting an electric vehicle program called 'Vehicle-to-Grid' (V2G) which allows bidirectional flow of charging in -- and out of -- the electric vehicles. This will allow unneeded charge to be returned back to the grid, if desired, to better balance power utilization.
Singapore-based Marvelstone Group, announced plans to build what it claims will be the largest artificial intelligence (AI) hub in the world, right in the center of Singapore's central business district.
Toshiba America Energy Systems Corporation (TAES) in Charlotte, North Carolina, has been contracted for than one million U.S. dollars to perform a generator stator rewind for Xcel Energy’s Wilmarth Generating Station, Unit 2, located in Mankato, Minnesota.
Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan (PotashCorp), the world's largest crop nutrient company, and Calgary-based Agrium, took another step forward in their near-term business plans, now that India has approved their proposed 'merger of equals' transaction.
DENSO Corporation of Japan and Xperi Corporation of San Jose, California, announced they are beginning joint technology development of cabin sensing with FotoNation, an Xperi group dedicated to image recognition technology. It will also link into DENSO's current autonomous driving technology.
During the recent China International Exposition of Housing Industry & Products and Equipments of Building Industrialization Conference, Russia and China discussed possible plans for a strategic collaboration on wooden housing construction.
Toyota Motor Corporation continues its roll-out of systems and individual vehicles to support its 'Hydrogen-based' society. The latest is its Sora fuel cell bus (FC bus) concept model, which it plans to turn into a commercial model in 2018 and roll out in volume by 2020.
China Railway Tunnel Group has won a S$310.8 million civil contract from Singapore’s Land Transport Authority to build Circle Line 6 (CCL6) Prince Edward Station and its associated tunnels.
China based GCL System Integration Technology CO. Lt., a subsidiary of energy group GCL, is partnering with Australia-based power station developer APSU Power to produce a 5MW photovoltaic (PV) ground power station project.
Polestar, part of the Volvo Car Group, which is in turn owned by Zhejiang Geely Holding of China, just confirmed plans for its first three all-electric performance car models.