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The net profit of Russian gas giant Gazprom increased 50% on the year to 675.904 billion rubles, as calculated under International Financial Reporting Standards, the company said in a statement late Monday. Sales revenue excluding excises, value-added tax and duties rose 1% to 2.914 trillion rubles.
Thailand - TAT governor-to-be aims to increase number of tourists by ten million for last 4 months of 2015
The newly appointed governor of Tourism Authority of Thailand, Yuthasak Supasorn, has said he will increase the number of tourists by ten million during the last four months of this year, beginning on September 1, the first day he takes office. According to him, Thailand has welcomed around twenty million tourists since the beginning of this year.
The Thai government today hands over the completed Tenasserim Hills - Kawkareik road construction project to Myanmar by holding an auspicious ceremony of the second Thailand - Myanmar Friendship Bridge construction in Mae Sot District, aiming to link logistics for the upcoming ASEAN Economic Community.
Monetary Authority of Singapore's (MAS) Financial Center Advisory Panel (FCAP) discussed strategies to grow Singapore's financial sector, promote innovation and the use of technology, and build deep skills and capabilities, said MAS in a statement on Thursday.
The new Netherlands representative at the Netherlands Trade and Investment Office (NTIO) in Taipei, Guy Wittich, yesterday announced the expansion of cooperation between the Netherlands and Taiwan in innovative technologies, industries and public governance policies.
GMR Group which is an infrastructural company headquartered in Bangalore announced that it is looking to set up two hydel power projects in Nepal for which it is in talks with the government of Bangladesh, among others to export power from the Himalayan country.