• Earthport eyes expansion in Asia, says chief executive

    Global payments company Earthport (LON:EPO) is making an “expanded focus” into Asia, according to chief executive Hank Oberoi. The firm, which already has relationships with large global banks including HSBC (LON:HSBA), Bank of America, Standard Chartered (LON:STAN), Japan Post Bank, has “many, many more in the pipeline”, he added. The company’s technology allows clients to transfer money to anywhere in the world and into the local currency at a price point that no bank can match and at a significantly lower cost to the consumer.

    published: 08 Feb 2016
  • Executive Focus: John Brosnan, Managing Director - Southeast Asia, BAE Systems

    John Brosnan is the Regional Managing Director of Southeast Asia for BAE Systems, a global provider of defense and security products. He spoke with The Prospect Group about BAE Systems initiatives in Southeast Asia, its focus in Malaysia, and the Eurofighter Typhoon. Copyright 2012 - The Prospect Group For more information, please visit: http://www.theprospectgroup.com/john-brosnan-managing-director-southeast-asia-bae-systems-8662/

    published: 15 May 2012
  • "Focus Asia" Program Retrospective 2004

    From January 2000 to Autumn 2004, Focus Asia, broadcast on the STAR WORLD channel across Asia and the Middle East, became a showcase for quality current affairs features about the region. This program features Mark Niu as anchor, providing a sampling of Focus Asia reporting over the years. Senior Broadcast Producer: Stephanie Scawen. Executive Producer: Jim Laurie. This series from 2001 through 2006 was carried on some 30 US Public television channels, including channels in San Francisco, Los Angeles, Washington, and Atlanta.

    published: 22 Jan 2015
  • Focus Asia Episode 28 from 2004 - Vietnam: Legacy of War

    Focus Asia was a TV series that ran on Asia's STAR WORLD channel from 2000 to 2004. Senior Producer throughout its run was Stephanie Scawen. Anchors and contributors to the show included Susan Yu, Mark Niu, Joe Kainz, Jennifer Lee, Anjali Rao, Shakuntala Santhiran, Anjali Rao, Rob McBride, Adrian Brown, Karen Koh, and Deborah Kan. Creator and Executive Producer Jim Laurie. STAR WORLD was one of the STAR TV channels, part of the Asia subsidiary of News Corporation.

    published: 25 Jun 2014
  • International Focus - Obama's Asia Pivot

    Carla Freeman, Executive Director, Johns Hopkins University Foreign Policy Institute, joins Rob Ricigliano to discuss policy challenges involving Asia.

    published: 26 Mar 2013
  • From the Archive: Focus Asia Magazine from September 22, 2002

    This program aired in 2002 on STAR WORLD and on American Public Television channels. Joe Kainz hosts this edition featuring Rob McBride in Pakistan , Mark Niu in Shanghai on adopting disabled orphans, and Adrian Brown in South Korea on its economic rebound and new reputation (2002) as "Kool Korea." Remarkable that more than 14 years later some issues remain the same. Produced by Stephanie Scawen. Executive Producer Jim Laurie.

    published: 03 Aug 2016
  • Environmental Documentary: 'Earth Factor Asia: Making a Difference' (2008)

    From 2008. This film Directed and Narrated by Jim Laurie, shot in 2007-8, profiles individuals in Asia who are champions of environmental protection. Notes: This upload is for historical purposes only - as some of the elements in this 2008 film are now outdated as of 2014. The filmmakers travel to China, India, Indonesia, and Singapore for this special. The 53 minute film was originally conceived as a six part TV series 'Earth Factor Asia' originating from Focus Asia Productions in Hong Kong. Changes since US broadcast: -the solar panel leader profiled, Dr Shi Zheng Rong (44 min 22 secs into the film) suffered failure in his Suntech Solar power business in 2012. His firm was declared bankrupt in March 2013 and Dr Shi forced out, was held for investigation by Chinese authori...

    published: 03 Feb 2014
  • ESSEC & Mannheim Executive MBA Asia-Pacific

    http://www.emba-asia.essec.edu | The ESSEC & Mannheim Executive MBA Asia-Pacific program has been designed to address the ever-changing demands on senior management operating in the Asia-Pacific region. ESSEC Business School has over 20 years of experience in training and developing senior executives globally. The ESSEC & Mannheim EMBA Asia-Pacific course is built on three pillars: a unique academic curriculum, a pan-asian core with global reach and an inclusive approach with a strong focus on actionable learning and tactical frameworks applicable back in the workplace. This modular program is delivered over a period of 15 months where participants attend classes every 4 weeks for 6 full days. With the expertise of a renowned faculty based in Singapore and from the campus in France, part...

    published: 23 Sep 2015
  • 15th Executive Seminar for Diplomats from Central and South Asia with special focus on Afghanistan

    In 2015, Germany and AFGHANISTAN celebrated 100 years of friendship. Since 2002 we have been offering seminars for young diplomats from Afghanistan to strengthen this relationship. The seminar’s objective is not only to help strengthen and consolidate democracy in Afghanistan, but also promote and support regional cooperation and build up networks.

    published: 01 Nov 2015
  • Experience the ESSEC & Mannheim Executive MBA Asia-Pacific Program

    http://www.emba-asia.essec.edu The ESSEC & Mannheim Executive MBA Asia-Pacific program has been designed to address the ever-changing demands on senior management operating in Asia. The curriculum leverages on ESSEC's 20 years of experience in running Executive MBA programs and the partnership with Mannheim Business School since 2004. Key Benefits - An international outlook with a pan-Asian core, with courses examining new business models in Asia, future powerhouses and international residencies. - An innovative curriculum incorporating the latest business trends in topics such as Big Data, Value-creating Innovation, Branding with Digital and Social Networks and Family Business. - Compact class size to provide a highly-interactive learning experience. - Accelerated Career Progressi...

    published: 22 Oct 2015
Earthport eyes expansion in Asia, says chief executive

Earthport eyes expansion in Asia, says chief executive

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  • Duration: 13:47
  • Updated: 08 Feb 2016
  • views: 1273
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Global payments company Earthport (LON:EPO) is making an “expanded focus” into Asia, according to chief executive Hank Oberoi. The firm, which already has relationships with large global banks including HSBC (LON:HSBA), Bank of America, Standard Chartered (LON:STAN), Japan Post Bank, has “many, many more in the pipeline”, he added. The company’s technology allows clients to transfer money to anywhere in the world and into the local currency at a price point that no bank can match and at a significantly lower cost to the consumer.
https://wn.com/Earthport_Eyes_Expansion_In_Asia,_Says_Chief_Executive
Executive Focus: John Brosnan, Managing Director - Southeast Asia, BAE Systems

Executive Focus: John Brosnan, Managing Director - Southeast Asia, BAE Systems

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  • Duration: 3:40
  • Updated: 15 May 2012
  • views: 446
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John Brosnan is the Regional Managing Director of Southeast Asia for BAE Systems, a global provider of defense and security products. He spoke with The Prospect Group about BAE Systems initiatives in Southeast Asia, its focus in Malaysia, and the Eurofighter Typhoon. Copyright 2012 - The Prospect Group For more information, please visit: http://www.theprospectgroup.com/john-brosnan-managing-director-southeast-asia-bae-systems-8662/
https://wn.com/Executive_Focus_John_Brosnan,_Managing_Director_Southeast_Asia,_Bae_Systems
"Focus Asia" Program Retrospective 2004

"Focus Asia" Program Retrospective 2004

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  • Duration: 25:13
  • Updated: 22 Jan 2015
  • views: 131
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From January 2000 to Autumn 2004, Focus Asia, broadcast on the STAR WORLD channel across Asia and the Middle East, became a showcase for quality current affairs features about the region. This program features Mark Niu as anchor, providing a sampling of Focus Asia reporting over the years. Senior Broadcast Producer: Stephanie Scawen. Executive Producer: Jim Laurie. This series from 2001 through 2006 was carried on some 30 US Public television channels, including channels in San Francisco, Los Angeles, Washington, and Atlanta.
https://wn.com/Focus_Asia_Program_Retrospective_2004
Focus Asia Episode 28 from 2004 - Vietnam: Legacy of War

Focus Asia Episode 28 from 2004 - Vietnam: Legacy of War

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  • Duration: 27:21
  • Updated: 25 Jun 2014
  • views: 249
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Focus Asia was a TV series that ran on Asia's STAR WORLD channel from 2000 to 2004. Senior Producer throughout its run was Stephanie Scawen. Anchors and contributors to the show included Susan Yu, Mark Niu, Joe Kainz, Jennifer Lee, Anjali Rao, Shakuntala Santhiran, Anjali Rao, Rob McBride, Adrian Brown, Karen Koh, and Deborah Kan. Creator and Executive Producer Jim Laurie. STAR WORLD was one of the STAR TV channels, part of the Asia subsidiary of News Corporation.
https://wn.com/Focus_Asia_Episode_28_From_2004_Vietnam_Legacy_Of_War
International Focus - Obama's Asia Pivot

International Focus - Obama's Asia Pivot

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  • Duration: 26:51
  • Updated: 26 Mar 2013
  • views: 223
videos https://wn.com/International_Focus_Obama's_Asia_Pivot
From the Archive: Focus Asia Magazine from September 22, 2002

From the Archive: Focus Asia Magazine from September 22, 2002

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  • Duration: 26:43
  • Updated: 03 Aug 2016
  • views: 5
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This program aired in 2002 on STAR WORLD and on American Public Television channels. Joe Kainz hosts this edition featuring Rob McBride in Pakistan , Mark Niu in Shanghai on adopting disabled orphans, and Adrian Brown in South Korea on its economic rebound and new reputation (2002) as "Kool Korea." Remarkable that more than 14 years later some issues remain the same. Produced by Stephanie Scawen. Executive Producer Jim Laurie.
https://wn.com/From_The_Archive_Focus_Asia_Magazine_From_September_22,_2002
Environmental Documentary: 'Earth Factor Asia: Making a Difference'  (2008)

Environmental Documentary: 'Earth Factor Asia: Making a Difference' (2008)

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  • Duration: 53:51
  • Updated: 03 Feb 2014
  • views: 4396
videos
From 2008. This film Directed and Narrated by Jim Laurie, shot in 2007-8, profiles individuals in Asia who are champions of environmental protection. Notes: This upload is for historical purposes only - as some of the elements in this 2008 film are now outdated as of 2014. The filmmakers travel to China, India, Indonesia, and Singapore for this special. The 53 minute film was originally conceived as a six part TV series 'Earth Factor Asia' originating from Focus Asia Productions in Hong Kong. Changes since US broadcast: -the solar panel leader profiled, Dr Shi Zheng Rong (44 min 22 secs into the film) suffered failure in his Suntech Solar power business in 2012. His firm was declared bankrupt in March 2013 and Dr Shi forced out, was held for investigation by Chinese authorities into his activities as Chairman. See Financial Times March 22, 2013 - http://goo.gl/R8DA7c -The Indian environmentalist, Veer Bhadra Mishra, died in March 2013. He was hailed across India as a 'River Warrior' http://www.thehindu.com/opinion/op-ed/warrior-for-a-river/article4513156.ece This program was aired in the United States on various Public Broadcasting stations between 2009 and 2011 including KQED in San Francisco. Credits: Jim Laurie: Director, Writer, Narrator, Executive Producer. Lorraine Hahn co-Executive Producer/principal reporter. Rob McBride: reporter, writer, principal camera, editor. Others: Video Editors: Cheuk Yan Kwok, Ng ka Ho. Additional Cameras: India S. Nallamuthu; China: Rick Tullis, Segment Producers: Chris Dobson, Shannon Van Sant, Shi Li Hong, Akanksha Sood. A Focus Asia Productions Ltd Hong Kong production Support from Salon Films Hong Kong and the Noble Group Foundation. 2008.
https://wn.com/Environmental_Documentary_'Earth_Factor_Asia_Making_A_Difference'_(2008)
ESSEC & Mannheim Executive MBA Asia-Pacific

ESSEC & Mannheim Executive MBA Asia-Pacific

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  • Duration: 5:14
  • Updated: 23 Sep 2015
  • views: 612
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http://www.emba-asia.essec.edu | The ESSEC & Mannheim Executive MBA Asia-Pacific program has been designed to address the ever-changing demands on senior management operating in the Asia-Pacific region. ESSEC Business School has over 20 years of experience in training and developing senior executives globally. The ESSEC & Mannheim EMBA Asia-Pacific course is built on three pillars: a unique academic curriculum, a pan-asian core with global reach and an inclusive approach with a strong focus on actionable learning and tactical frameworks applicable back in the workplace. This modular program is delivered over a period of 15 months where participants attend classes every 4 weeks for 6 full days. With the expertise of a renowned faculty based in Singapore and from the campus in France, participants will gain Asian insights with a global perspective in all of the 5 modules offered in the curriculum. Some of the topics covered in the course include Islamic Business in Asia, Big Data and the Bottom of the Pyramid, Digital Branding, Innovation and a focus on New Business Models in Asia. For more information, please visit www.emba-asia.essec.edu or contact ESSEC Asia-Pacific at embaasia@essec.edu
https://wn.com/Essec_Mannheim_Executive_Mba_Asia_Pacific
15th Executive Seminar for Diplomats from Central and South Asia with special focus on Afghanistan

15th Executive Seminar for Diplomats from Central and South Asia with special focus on Afghanistan

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  • Duration: 2:04
  • Updated: 01 Nov 2015
  • views: 157
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In 2015, Germany and AFGHANISTAN celebrated 100 years of friendship. Since 2002 we have been offering seminars for young diplomats from Afghanistan to strengthen this relationship. The seminar’s objective is not only to help strengthen and consolidate democracy in Afghanistan, but also promote and support regional cooperation and build up networks.
https://wn.com/15Th_Executive_Seminar_For_Diplomats_From_Central_And_South_Asia_With_Special_Focus_On_Afghanistan
Experience the ESSEC & Mannheim Executive MBA Asia-Pacific Program

Experience the ESSEC & Mannheim Executive MBA Asia-Pacific Program

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  • Duration: 2:25
  • Updated: 22 Oct 2015
  • views: 662
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http://www.emba-asia.essec.edu The ESSEC & Mannheim Executive MBA Asia-Pacific program has been designed to address the ever-changing demands on senior management operating in Asia. The curriculum leverages on ESSEC's 20 years of experience in running Executive MBA programs and the partnership with Mannheim Business School since 2004. Key Benefits - An international outlook with a pan-Asian core, with courses examining new business models in Asia, future powerhouses and international residencies. - An innovative curriculum incorporating the latest business trends in topics such as Big Data, Value-creating Innovation, Branding with Digital and Social Networks and Family Business. - Compact class size to provide a highly-interactive learning experience. - Accelerated Career Progression: 50% of EMBA students reported receiving promotions during their time in the program. This modular program is delivered over a period of 15 months where participants attend classes every 4 weeks for 6 full days. With the expertise of world renowned faculties based in Singapore and from the campus in France, participants will gain Asian insights with a global perspective. Some of the topics covered in the course include Islamic Business in Asia, Big Data and the Bottom of the Pyramid, Digital Branding, Innovation and a focus on New Business Models in Asia. For more information, please visit www.emba-asia.essec.edu or contact ESSEC Asia-Pacific at embaasia@essec.edu
https://wn.com/Experience_The_Essec_Mannheim_Executive_Mba_Asia_Pacific_Program
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