Category: Press Releases

KT Corp. Wins Second Smart Meter Project in Uzbekistan

KT Corp. Wins Second Smart Meter Project in Uzbekistan

SEOUL, South Korea, Oct. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — KT Corporation (KRX: 030200; NYSE: KT), South Korea’s largest telecommunications company, has won a key energy contract for a second time in Uzbekistan, further affirming the company’s vision of becoming a global leader in information and communication technology (ICT). The 30 billion won contract will see smart energy meters installed in 360,000 households throughout Uzbekistan over the next two years. KT formerly signed a deal worth 120 billion won (US$106 million) with Uzbekenergo, a state-run power company in the central Asian country, in 2015. Based on KT’s successful cooperation in Uzbekistan’s energy sector, the Korean telecom leader…

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The Business Programme of the Russia-Latin America Business Forum has been Published

The Business Programme of the Russia-Latin America Business Forum has been Published

The Second Russia-Latin America Business Forum will take place on 29 October 2018 in Havana, Cuba. The event will be held during the 16th meeting of the Intergovernmental Russian—Cuban Commission for Trade, Economic, Scientific, and Technical Cooperation led by Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Yury Borisov and Minister of Economy and Planning of the Republic of Cuba Ricardo Cabrisas Ruíz. The forum is organized by the Roscongress Foundation and the Bering-Bellingshausen Institute for the Americas (IBBA) with the support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation, the Ministry of Industry and…

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Huobi Wallet now supports TUSD, DAI, PAX, EURS, GUSD, and USDC

Huobi Wallet now supports TUSD, DAI, PAX, EURS, GUSD, and USDC

SINGAPORE, Oct. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — In light of recent customer demands, Huobi has upgraded Huobi Wallet, its professional multi-chain light wallet, to support six additional stablecoins. In addition to Tether (USDT), Huobi Wallet now supports True USD (TUSD), Dai (DAI), Paxos Standard Token (PAX), STASIS EURS (EURS), Gemini Dollar (GUSD), and USD//Coin (USDC), making it the first wallet to support all seven coins. “Huobi believes in giving users maximum flexibility and choice when it comes to handling their digital assets so this upgrade was a natural move for us,” said Huobi Vice President Livio Weng. More information about Huobi Wallet can be found here:https://www.huobiwallet.com/en/ Consisting…

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UnionPay cards issued outside mainland China exceeds 100 million

UnionPay cards issued outside mainland China exceeds 100 million

SHANGHAI, Oct. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — UnionPay International announced today that the number of UnionPay cards issued outside the Chinese Mainland has exceeded 100 million. The volume of transactions made with these overseas-issued UnionPay cards has grown by over 40% during the first three quarters of this year. In some markets outside mainland China, over 90% of the transactions made with locally-issued UnionPay cards happen locally. In addition to providing cross-border payment services to customers in mainland China, UnionPay is speeding up the localization of its business overseas: Firstly, UnionPay is improving the quality of card issuance while increasing the scale of card issuance. As a…

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Huobi Wallet wallet now supports all seven steblokoinov

Huobi Wallet wallet now supports all seven steblokoinov

СИНГАПУР (SINGAPORE), 19 октября 2018 г. /PRNewswire/ — Учитывая сегодняшние потребности клиентов, компания Huobi модернизировала свой профессиональный мультчейновый кошелёк Huobi Wallet, внедрив поддержку шести дополнительных стейблкоинов. Отныне, кроме Tether (USDT), кошелёк Huobi Wallet также поддерживает True USD (TUSD), Dai (DAI), Paxos Standard Token (PAX), STASIS EURS (EURS), Gemini Dollar (GUSD) и USD//Coin (USDC), становясь тем самой первой платформой с поддержкой сразу семи монет. “Команда Huobi твёрдо верит в необходимость предоставления пользователям максимальной гибкости и самого широкого выбора при управлении их цифровыми активами, поэтому этот шаг совершенно естественен для нас”, – отметил вице-президент Huobi Ливио Венг (Livio Weng). Узнать больше о Huobi Wallet можно на сайте:https://www.huobiwallet.com/e

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Digital services on financial markets: the first day of FINOPOLIS 2018

Digital services on financial markets: the first day of FINOPOLIS 2018

The Forum of Innovative Financial Technologies FINOPOLIS 2018 kicked off in Sochi on 18 October 2018. Speaking at the Forum’s opening ceremony, Bank of Russia Chairwoman Elvira Nabiullina noted: “The Central Bank, as a regulator, faces major challenges in the process of supporting financial technologies. We have to pass between Scylla and Charybdis: avoid stifling financial technologies as they are tenderly embraced by regulation, on the one hand, and, on the other, not to overlook risks that could create problems for citizens and businesses. That’s why it is very important for us to develop approaches to regulation together with business. “Our financial sector was created…

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XCMG conquers the market, focusing on the countries participating in the “Belt and Way” initiativ

XCMG conquers the market, focusing on the countries participating in the “Belt and Way” initiativ

СЮЧЖОУ (XUZHOU), Китай, 18 октября 2018 г. /PRNewswire/ — Компания XCMG, ведущий китайский производитель строительной техники, отмечает пятую годовщину инициативы “Пояс и путь” значительным успехом на мировом рынке, особенно в регионах-участниках упомянутой инициативы.  За последние несколько недель компания получила заказы от клиентов из Южной Америки, стран АСЕАН и Африки на общую сумму около 13 млн. долл. США. В число этих заказов вошли: заказ на поставку 70 экскаваторов XE 150BR в Бразилию, ставший для предприятия новым рекордом разового экспорта в какую-либо страну мира. Оборудование, произведённое при участии бразильского завода XCMG, будет использоваться при реализации местных проектов – например, при обслуживании дорог и строительстве мостов. Сотни экскаваторов…

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Committed to Support China’s Belt, XCMG Wins Big in International Market

Committed to Support China’s Belt, XCMG Wins Big in International Market

XUZHOU, China, Oct. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — XCMG, China’s leading construction machinery manufacturer, is marking the fifth anniversary of China’s “Belt and Road” Initiative (BRI) with significant success in the global market, especially in the markets of the initiative’s participating countries. In recent weeks, XCMG has won about USD 13 million of orders in South American, ASEAN, and African markets, including: An order of 70 XE 150BR excavators to Brazil, marking a new record for single export orders to the country. The equipment, jointly developed with XCMG’s factory in Brazil, will be used in local projects such as road maintenance and bridge construction. Hundreds of…

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Debt of Novosibirsk consumers for heat and hot water before SGK exceeded 2.2 billion rubles

Debt of Novosibirsk consumers for heat and hot water before SGK exceeded 2.2 billion rubles

На 1 октября 2018 года долг потребителей Новосибирска за тепло и горячую воду перед Сибирской генерирующей компанией (СГК) превысил 2,2 миллиарда рублей: почти 1,6 млрд рублей должны физические лица и более 650 млн рублей — юридические лица. Среди юридических лиц задолженность жилищных организаций составляет более 280 млн рублей.  Для взыскания задолженности с начала года СГК направила в судебные органы более 12 тысяч исков, большая часть из них – 8 тысяч – уже рассмотрена  и вынесено решение в пользу ресурсоснабжающей организации о взыскании задолженности. За 6 месяцев 2018 года судебные приставы и представители теплосбытового подразделения  более 70 раз выезжали к должникам-физлицам. На имущество должников наложено 105 арестов, взыскано…

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1 billion 230 million rubles allocated SGK in Novosibirsk for repairs of CHP in the first 9 months of 2018

1 billion 230 million rubles allocated SGK in Novosibirsk for repairs of CHP in the first 9 months of 2018

Завершены капитальные ремонты девяти крупных единиц оборудования Новосибирских ТЭЦ Сибирской генерирующей компании. На ремонтную кампанию за 9 месяцев 2018 года СГК направила 1 млрд 230 млн рублей. Работы на объектах генерации выполнены на 72% от годового плана финансирования.  1 октября после капитального ремонта введен в работу первый энергоблок Новосибирской ТЭЦ-5. Напомним, блок был остановлен в июле. Энергетики обследовали все части котла, турбины и генератора. Почистили оборудование, проверили и отремонтировали все механизмы, устранили дефекты и заменили изношенные детали.  После капремонта проведены необходимые испытания. В течение месяца, согласно инструкциям, будет проходить период подконтрольной эксплуатации энергоблока.  Плановые ремонты позволяют повысить качество и эффективность работы оборудования. К примеру, предварительные…

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The 124th Canton Fair to Further Open Chinese Market to Global Buyers

The 124th Canton Fair to Further Open Chinese Market to Global Buyers

GUANGZHOU, China, Oct. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair) kicked off in Guangzhou on October 15 gathering over 25000 exhibiting companies. The 124th fair, taking place during the anniversary of China’s opening and reform, also celebrated the integral role of the fair in its contribution to global trade over the last 40 years. Over 636 companies and 10 national and regional delegations from 34 countries and regions took part in the International Pavilion. In the brand section this year, 58% are manufacturers, and 31.5% are new exhibitors. Xu Bing, Deputy Director General of China Foreign Trade Centre, said that this…

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Huawei Releases High-Accuracy Wireless Location Solutions

Huawei Releases High-Accuracy Wireless Location Solutions

SHANGHAI, Oct. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — At HUAWEI CONNECT 2018, Huawei released the high-accuracy wireless location solutions. Of these, the meter-level accuracy solution for commercial scenarios helps enterprises provide real-time optimal business experience based on customer requirements and improve customer experience in supermarkets, airports, and other scenarios. The centimeter-level accuracy wireless location solution for industrial campuses allows enterprises in manufacturing, logistics, and other fields to keep track of the real-time location of staff, vehicles and assets, helping enterprises improve their productivity through location-based visualized analysis and appropriate optimization. In the digital era, a growing number of enterprises are deploying Wi-Fi networks to enhance users’ consumption…

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Russia House in Davos increases number of meeting venues

Russia House in Davos increases number of meeting venues

The Russia House, Russia’s official residence in Davos, Switzerland, will open its doors on 21–25 January 2019. This Roscongress Foundation project has become an annual international platform for meetings and dialogue between partners on key issues of economic, cultural, scientific, and technical cooperation. “In January of this year, the organizers of the Russia House in Davos had an important task: to draw attention to our country. For the first time the Russia House functioned as an official Russian residence and welcomed over 1000 guests from 60 different countries, as well as more than 120 media representatives. The Russia House hosted over 50 business events and…

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The International E-Business Expo 2018 will be held in Hangzhou, China in October

The International E-Business Expo 2018 will be held in Hangzhou, China in October

HANGZHOU, China, Oct. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — At the International E-Business Expo 2018 Hangzhou, China, numerous e-commerce giant such as Alibaba, Amazon, Walmart, and Netease will participate in the event. Cloud economics expert Joe Weinman and other E-commerce industry experts will attend the expo and give speeches. Hangzhou, a beautiful city in China, hosted the G20 Summit in 2016. From October 20th to 22nd in 2018, the 5th China (Hangzhou) International E-Commerce Expo will be held in the same exhibition hall, Hangzhou International Expo Center. The expo is divided into a series of exciting events such as the theme conference, the industry forum, the six exhibition halls, and the…

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Codewise Names Dr. John Malatesta Chief Executive Officer

Codewise Names Dr. John Malatesta Chief Executive Officer

PALO ALTO, California, Oct. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Codewise, the industry’s first provider of AI-powered online ad measurement and management solutions for digital marketers, recognized by the Financial Times as one of the fastest-growing companies in Europe, today announced it has named Dr. John Malatesta, 46, as Chief Executive Officer, succeeding Robert Gryn, 32, Codewise’s founding CEO. Malatesta retains his previous roles of president and chief revenue and marketing officer. Gryn has been named Codewise’s Chairman of the Board. The new executive appointments are effective immediately. As an internationally recognized business leader, Malatesta brings over 22 years of business management experience in the software industry,…

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Gree’s Energy-saving CAC GMV ECO Favored at Canton Fair, Offering Green Solutions

Gree’s Energy-saving CAC GMV ECO Favored at Canton Fair, Offering Green Solutions

GUANGZHOU, China, Oct. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — On October 16, the second day of the 124th China Import and Export Fair (or Canton Fair), Gree Electric Appliances Inc. of Zhuhai, a leading household appliances manufacturer in China, held a product launch of GMV ECO, its new generation energy-saving commercial AC. This new type of VRF (Variable Refrigerant Flow) unit attracted buyers and exhibitors from home and abroad as it features “50% power savings”, which greatly reduces energy waste and brings green lifestyle to the world. A World’s First and Leading Technology Helps to Promote the Energy-saving Revolution During the launch, Mr. Zhao Guoliang, the Assistant…

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World Canal Cities Forum Held in China: Yangzhou Grand Canal May Become a World Model

World Canal Cities Forum Held in China: Yangzhou Grand Canal May Become a World Model

YANGZHOU, China, Oct. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The main session of the 2018 World Canal Cities Forum, sponsored by the World Historic and Cultural Canal Cities Cooperation Organization (WCCO), was held on October 12, 2018, in Yangzhou City, Jiangsu Province, China. With “Protection, Inheritance and Usage of the World Canal City Culture” as its theme, the forum showcased the many outstanding achievements of the Grand Canal Cultural Belt in Jiangsu and highlighted the province’s exemplary performance in the development of the Grand Canal culture. The forum was supported by the Jiangsu Provincial Leading Panel on Grand Canal Cultural Belt Development. The World Canal Cities Forum…

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Huobi Unveils Huobi NEXT at SF Blockchain Week

Huobi Unveils Huobi NEXT at SF Blockchain Week

SINGAPORE, Oct. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — As part of Huobi Group’s first foray to San Francisco’s Blockchain Week last week, Huobi executive Lu Mai introduced Huobi NEXT, the group’s innovative, community-based cryptocurrency exchange, to US investors and thought leaders. Huobi NEXT is designed expressly to connect new, cutting-edge, high potential, early-stage coin projects with investors seeking to gain early exposure to them. One unique feature of the platform is that the final decision of which projects to list is decided by the exchange’s broader community via public vote. “Huobi is trying to build an open platform for all participants to contribute and share the value,”…

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Trina Solar Supplies Modules to Ukraine’s Largest Solar Power Plant

Trina Solar Supplies Modules to Ukraine’s Largest Solar Power Plant

CHANGZHOU, China, Oct. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Trina Solar Limited recently announced that the company has delivered 123MW of PV modules to a PV power plant project developed by DTEK, the largest private energy company in Ukraine. Upon completion, the project will become the largest PV power facility locally and the largest single PV power station in Europe. Located near Nikopol, Dnipropetrovsk Oblast in central Ukraine, the project has a planned capacity of 246MW and will be capable of producing 280 million kWh of solar power per year, ranking among the top three such suppliers in Europe. The power station, for which China Machinery Engineering…

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Trina Solar supplied modules for the largest solar power station in Ukrain

Trina Solar supplied modules for the largest solar power station in Ukrain

ЧАНЧЖОУ (CHANGZHOU), Китай, 16 октября 2018 г. /PRNewswire/ — Компания Trina Solar Limited недавно сообщила об успешной поставке фотоэлектрических модулей общей мощностью 123 МВт для проекта солнечной электростанции, реализуемого крупнейшим в Украине частным энергетическим холдингом ДТЭК. После окончания строительных и монтажных работ этот объект станет крупнейшей в регионе солнечной фермой, а также самой большой исключительно солнечной электростанцией в Европе. Проектная мощность станции, расположенной в окрестностях города Никополь в Днепропетровской области, составляет 246 МВт. Объект будет способен вырабатывать 280 млн. кВт-ч солнечной энергии в год, что позволит ему войти в тройку ведущих поставщиков подобных энергоресурсов в Европе. Строительство электростанции, подрядчиком которой выступает China Machinery Engineering Corporation…

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