Archive for August 19th, 2013
US payments technology firm MasterCard (NYSE: MA) said it is launching its Priceless Aruba programme in partnership with Aruba´s Ministry of Tourism and the Tourism Authority of Aruba. Aruba is the fifth city in the Caribbean to join MasterCard´s Priceless […]
Las Vegas-based vacation ownership resort firm Diamond Resorts International Inc (NYSE: DRII) said it has appointed Hope S Taitz as an independent director.
Taitz´s appointment expands the board
PRC-based hotel operator China Lodging Group Ltd (NASDAQ: HTHT) said that during Q2 ´13 the company opened 30 leased hotels and 93 net franchised hotels.
As of June
Finland-based shipping firm Viking Line Abp said that the consolidated sales of the Viking Line Group during the period from January 1 to June 30 2013, increased by
Florida-based carrier Spirit Airlines (NASDAQ: SAVE) said that its dispatchers represented by the Transport Workers Union have voted to ratify a new contract reached between the airline and
The US Department of the Interior has selected Verizon (NYSE: VZ) to participate in a USD10bn, ten-year contract to provide cloud and hosting services. This is potentially one
Miami-based cruise ship operator Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (NASDAQ: NCLH) said that a secondary public offering of 23m of its ordinary shares by Star NCLC Holdings Ltd
Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Conexão said that Accenture and Accenture Foundations have awarded Conexão a grant of USD3.3m to help the organization expand its efforts to help thousands
Riverbed Technology (NASDAQ: RVBD) said it has appointed Eric Wolford to its board of directors.
Wolford currently serves as Riverbed´s president, Product Group. Wolford´s unique ability to align product
Finland-based carrier Finnair Plc said it will redeem an outstanding share of the EUR 120m hybrid bond ISIN Code FI4000005798 issued on 18 September 2009 together with accrued