Credit Suisse Research: Third Annual Global Wealth Report 2012

The Credit Suisse Research Institute has released its third annual Global Wealth Report 2012, which finds that from mid-2011 to mid-2012 aggregate global household wealth fell by 5.2% in current dollar terms to USD 223 trillion due to the economic uncertainties of the past year – particularly those affecting the Eurozone. Furthermore, the relative stability

HP Research Cybercrime Costs Rise Nearly 40 Percent Attack Frequency Doubles

HP today unveiled new research indicating that the cost and frequency of cybercrime have both continued to rise for the third straight year. According to the third annual study of U.S. companies, the occurrence of cyberattacks has more than doubled over a three-year period, while the financial impact has increased by nearly 40 percent.(1) Conducted

TATA Interactive Systems forays into Pune’s fast growing higher education market

TATA Interactive Systems (TIS), the pioneer and global leader in E-Learning and Simulations, today announced that it will implement its industry leading e-learning solutions; SimBLs™ and TOPSIM at two of Pune’s premier business schools i.e. Shree Chanakya Education Society ’s Indira Group of Institutes and FLAME School of Business respectively. Originally intended for training corporate

Whirlpool of India unveils its Festival Promotion ‘A Kitchen in Your Honour’

Whirlpool of India, a subsidiary of the Whirlpool Corporation, the world’s #1 manufacturer and marketer of major home appliances, today unveiled a mega festival promotion called ‘A Kitchen In Your Honour’. The promotion will run on an all India basis until November 20, 2012. Whirlpool’s consumer promotion for the festive period, ‘A Kitchen In Your

Focus Softnet Unveils New Corporate Identity

Focus Softnet, the leading software development company, today unveiled its dynamic new corporate identity with its latest brand logos for its products to be rolled out progressively at GITEX Technology Week 2012. The fresh brand identity represents the company’s image as a provider of state-of-the-art software solutions with consistently growing revenues and reach. The logos

STMicroelectronics and Preventice Partner to Deliver Real-World Remote Monitoring

STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, and PreventiceTM, a leading developer of mobile health solutions and remote monitoring systems, announced today that ST is providing wearable body sensor technologies to power the new BodyGuardian Remote Monitoring System (RMS)TM from Preventice. Preventice recently announced its receipt of

SSAB gives notice of redundancy regarding 450 employees

SSAB has today given notice of redundancy affecting 450 employees in the Swedish operations. The measures constitute part of the previously announced efficiency program within SSAB EMEA. SSAB EMEA is currently carrying out an efficiency program aimed at increasing flexibility throughout the entire business operation. The program has been accelerated and is expected to be

worldsteel Short Range Outlook 2012

New Delhi 11 October 2012 – The World Steel Association (worldsteel) today released its October 2012 Short Range Outlook (SRO) for 2012 and 2013, the half year revision from its April 2012 statement. worldsteel forecasts that global apparent steel use will increase by 2.1% in 2012, which is considerably lower than the 6.2% growth achieved

Ternium receives payment of all outstanding amounts in connection with Sidor’s nationalization

Luxembourg, October 10, 2012 – Ternium S.A. (NYSE: TX) announced today that it has received payment of the unpaid portion of the agreed-upon compensation for the May 2009 transfer of its interest in Sidor. Ternium received USD136.7 million. The receipt of this payment resolves the pending dispute with Venezuela relating to the nationalization of Sidor,

Bigger, Better…Brilliant! The Frederique Constant Table Clock

Frederique Constant has, in a relatively short span of time, become renowned for creating technically brilliant and visually stunning watches. Timeless in appearance, these watches are crafted from the finest materials known to man, coupled with scientific advances–many of which have been developed in-house by passionate Frederique Constant artisans, engineers and craftsmen–that offer unsurpassed performance,