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EMIS Interviews

Cable power play

Croatian cable maker Elka mulls expansion in Africa

July 23, 2014 | Source: EMIS
From Russia with cash

Buran Venture Capital seeks new targets

July 18, 2014 | Source: EMIS
Nuclear ambitions

Pol-Inowex eyes expansion in western Europe

July 9, 2014 | Source: EMIS

News from Emerging Markets

International rating agency Fitch has affirmed Russia' long-term default rating in national and foreign currency at BBB level with a negative outlook, the agency said in a statement on July 26.
July 28, 2014 | Source: Prime - Business News in English
Romanian energy minister Razvan Nicolescu stated that Romania's connection to Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) would be beneficial for gas consumers, adding that Romanian representatives also have talks in this respect in Brussels.
July 28, 2014 | Source: Mediafax - Economic (English)
MKB owner BayernLB has agreed to sell the Hungarian bank to the government for €55 million, it was announced yesterday in Munich and Budapest. As part of the deal, BayernLB will cancel the €270 million debt owed to it by MKB.
July 28, 2014 | Source: Hungary Around the Clock
Brazilian steel company Usiminas posted BRL 128.60mn (EUR 43.02mn USD 57.92mn) net profit in the second quarter of 2014, against BRL 143mn expected by analysts and 42% down from the previous quarter.
July 28, 2014 | Source: M-Brain - News Monitoring
The Government Savings Bank (GSB) revealed that during the latter half of this year it would emphasize more on lending to SME operators. The bank has set aside 20 billion baht for its Sukjai Credit scheme and another 10 billion baht for a microfinancing program for OTOP and SME operators.
July 28, 2014 | Source: Thai News Service
President and Vice President elect Joko 'Jokowi' Widodo - Jusuf 'JK' Kalla plan on streamlining the cabinet in their administration. "Mr. Jokowi aims at having an effective cabinet," said Jokowi-JK spokesman Hasto Kristianto Friday.
July 28, 2014 | Source: Tempo Breaking News in English

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Upcoming Events Supported by EMIS

The premier platform for fostering investment, trade and thought leadership between Africa and Asia.

Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel, Singapore

August 27, 2014

The main theme for the conference this year will be: Global Trends, Local Impacts.

Kuwait City

September 9, 2014

The event will be directed towards renewable and non-renewable energy, inviting key players to discuss and challenge the current developments in the market.

Elite World Hotel Istanbul

September 16, 2014

The event aims at explaining the dynamics of Egypt’s changing political, economic, financial, regulatory and monetary systems to the international markets.

Cairo, Egypt

September 16, 2014

‘Golden Land’ continues its dramatic re-emergence into the international community.

Nay Pyi Daw, Myanmar

September 16, 2014

Driving Business Success Through Big Data

Rydges World Square, Sydney, Australia

September 17, 2014

Largest gathering of Fortune 500 strategy professionals

Rydges World Square, Sydney, Australia

September 17, 2014

The conference will analyse the Renzi Government privatisation programme from the perspective of international investors as well as its impact on the domestic political economy.

Hotel Principe di Savoia, Milan

September 18, 2014

The world's premier agriculture investment conference - Global Markets, Regional Risk and Return Profiles, Crop Specifics, Liquid vs. Illiquid Strategies, Exciting New technologies, & Much More

Marina Bay Sands, Singapore

September 23, 2014

Unique and biggest in Russia opportunity to get real understanding of market trends and borrowers’ expectations.

Moscow, Marriott Courtyard

September 25, 2014

Benchmarking strategies for non-investment professionals in private equity.

Hilton Amsterdam

September 29, 2014

The event regularly assesses macroeconomic situation in more than 20 countries of CEE (incl. Russia, Ukraine and Kazakhstan)

Danubius Grand Hotel Margitsziget, Budapest

October 13, 2014

The Global Community of Growth, Innovation and Leadership.


October 17, 2014

MENA’s largest private equity conference

Ritz-Carlton, Dubai International Financial Centre

October 19, 2014

Turkish real estate market performance, trends and analysis

Elite World Hotel Istanbul, Turkey

October 23, 2014

This summit offers regional SFOs, MFOs, wealth advisors, and international fund managers and consultants an intimate environment for a focused discussion of key new drivers shaping wealth preservation and investment strategy.

Hilton Kuala Lumpur Hotel, Kuala Lumpur

October 27, 2014

Europe’s foremost private equity institutional investor conference (850+ attendees, 260+ senior level LPs, 380+ GPs, 40 countries)

The Westin, Paris - Vendome

November 18, 2014

One of the leading “must-attend” infrastructure-investment platforms in Turkey.

Movenpick Hotel, Ankara

November 26, 2014