2021 Ranking Features 143 Chinese Companies, 122 U.S. Companies, and 53 Japanese Companies Walmart Maintains Top Spot for 8th straight year Today, FORTUNE announced the FORTUNE Global 500 for the 2020 fiscal year, ranking the world’s largest corporations by revenue. Walmart claimed the top spot for the eighth consecutive year, and for the 16th time since 1995. Mainland China (including Hong Kong) once again has the most companies on the list, up 11 from last year with 135. Adding Taiwan, the total for Greater China is 143. The U.S. is up one with 122, and Japan held steady with a…
The OPEC Fund for International Development (the OPEC Fund) has been assigned an inaugural credit rating of AA+, with stable outlook from Fitch Ratings. Fitch cited the OPEC Fund’s excellent capitalization, liquidity levels and asset quality as key rating strengths.
— Therme Group to create a year-round wellbeing destination in latest development in global expansion programme
ZENVIA Inc. (“ZENVIA”) (NASDAQ: ZENV), announced yesterday the closing of its previously disclosed concurrent private placement of 3,846,153 of its Class A common shares to Twilio Inc. in a private transaction (“Concurrent Private Placement”) at an offering price of US$13.00 per Class A common share.
ACE Money Transfer, a leading cross-border remittance provider, and Bank Alfalah held a gold distribution ceremony in Lahore, Paksitan at Pearl Continental Hotel Lahore on 16th July 2021. Three 20 Tola Gold Bars were distributed among Ms Mubeshera Shadab, Ms Sultana Yasmin, Mr Abdul Mutalib, and four 5 Tola Gold Biscuits were distributed among Mr Muhammed Ahmed, Mr Muhammad Imran Munsab, Mr Muhammad Shabeer Sapra, Mr Muhammad Raza Ullah.
Droit, the New York, London and Sydney based technology firm at the forefront of computational law, announces the appointment of Craig Butterworth as Chief Commercial Officer.
BlueMeg[http://bluemeg.com/], a leading cloud-based corporate governance software developer, today announced the execution of a long-term agreement to provide Tricor Group[https://www.tricorglobal.com/] (Tricor) with a license to accelerate the digitization of their corporate services portfolio.
Germans untouchable for Team gold once again by Louise Parkes Tonight’s victory for Germany in the Dressage team event at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games will go down in the history books. For the last 27 years, the country that has long been the cradle of classical horsemanship has been all but unbeatable at this level of the sport, and they reigned supreme once again ahead of Team USA in silver and Great Britain in bronze.
— Significant revenue improvement and strong margin performance — Revenues up 29% on an organic,1 trading days adjusted basis (“TDA”), led by Adecco, up 33% organic TDA — Revenue growth strongest in higher-value activities; Permanent Placement up 88% organic and Training, Upskilling & Reskilling up 78% organically — Gross profit up 39% organically, with growth in all Global Business Units, led by Adecco — Gross margin 20.1%, up 140 bps organically reflecting improved mix, pricing discipline — EBITA(1) excluding one-offs EUR 237 million; 4.5% margin, up 270 bps, with gross margin performance supported by strong productivity — Operating income EUR…
Tricor Group(https://www.tricorglobal.com/) (Tricor), Asia’s leading business expansion specialist, has signed a sale and purchase agreement to acquire PT ASA Indonesia(https://asa-indonesia.com/). Tricor is the largest provider of corporate services in APAC, serving 50,000+ client entities across its 21-market footprint with a concentrated focus in ASEAN in recent years. A positive move for PT ASA Indonesia, this acquisition will provide local and cross-border clients access to Tricor’s global best practices and innovative solutions and service offerings.