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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/
Andreas Mattmüller is the Chief Operating Officer of Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts, Middle East and Asia. He spoke with The Prospect Group about how the economy has impacted the tourism industry in the UAE, current trends within the industry, and the impact of sporting events. Copyright 2011 - The Prospect Group For more information, please visit: http://www.theprospectgroup.com/andreas-mattmuller-coo-movenpick-hotels-resorts-middle-east-and-asia-8348/
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.
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.
American sports apparel company Under Armour is planning to expand in the Philippines to boost its strategic position in Asia. In an exclusive interview with Under Armour chief executive Kevin Plank, he said the Philippines is a promising market, placing the country alongside giant economies like China and Japan.
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.
Paul Srivorakul is the Chairman of Ardent Capital, a private capital fund that provides entrepreneurs with early stage capital, technical support and expert guidance. He spoke with The Prospect Group about the challenges facing entrepreneurs in terms of raising capital, investment opportunities within ICT in the Southeast Asia, and Facebook's IPO. Copyright 2012 - The Prospect Group For more information, please visit: http://www.theprospectgroup.com/paul-srivorakul-chairman-ardent-capital-8814/
William E. Heinecke is the Chairman & CEO of Minor International, one of the largest hospitality and leisure companies in the Asia Pacific region. He spoke with The Prospect Group about Minor's businesses, how the Chinese market is changing the landscape of the hospitality industry, and why Thailand remains an attractive investment destination. Copyright 2012 - The Prospect Group For more information, please visit: http://www.theprospectgroup.com/william-e-heinecke-chairman-ceo-minor-international-81106/
Rohaizad Darus is the President of UMW Oil & Gas Corporation, one of the core businesses of the UMW Group. He spoke with The Prospect Group about UMW's upcoming plans, the energy sector in Malaysia, and why energy companies operating in Asia are a good buy. Copyright 2012 - The Prospect Group For more information, please visit: http://www.theprospectgroup.com/rohaizad-darus-president-umw-oil-gas-corporation-8989/
For Four years from 2000 to 2004, "Focus Asia" on Asia's STAR WORLD channel provided weekly current affairs. The program was also carried by more than 100 American Public Broadcast Channels. This show includes Jennifer Lee on how Al Qaeda in 2000 had influenced Asia extremist groups. Adrian Brown on endangered Orangutans in Indonesia and Mark Niu profiling Indian Symphony Conductor Zubin Mehta. Senior Producer Stephanie Scawen. Executive Producer Jim Laurie