Mergers: EU Commission prohibits proposed acquisition of Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering by Hyundai Heavy Industries Holdings

The European Commission has prohibited, under the EU Merger Regulation, the acquisition of Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering CO., Ltd (DSME) by Hyundai Heavy Industries Holdings (HHIH). The merger between the two South Korean shipbuilders would have created a dominant position by the new merged company and reduced competition in the worldwide market for the … More Mergers: EU Commission prohibits proposed acquisition of Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering by Hyundai Heavy Industries Holdings

Bobin appointed to HBO Max France development role

WarnerMedia International has appointed Clémentine Bobin as Senior Creative Executive, working across development and creative production for Max Originals commissioned and produced in France, which will stream on HBO Max, the company’s direct-to-consumer video streaming platform. Bobin joins Vera Peltekian, who in October 2021 was appointed VP and Commissioning Editor of Original Production France, WarnerMedia … More Bobin appointed to HBO Max France development role

Swiss Zehnder Group increases sales by 13 % to EUR 697 million

Zehnder Group (SIX: ZEHN), a leading international provider of complete solutions for a healthy indoor climate, achieved sales of EUR 697.2 million in the 2021 financial year. This corresponds to an increase of 13%. While the Group benefited from the backlog of demand in the first half of the year, shortages in the supply chain … More Swiss Zehnder Group increases sales by 13 % to EUR 697 million

EU GSP+ Business Engagement Workshop- Philippines

January 26, 2022, 14:00-18:15 (GMT+8) Where? Zoom (Registration link below) Language: English The GSP+ Business Engagement Workshop in the Philippines will serve as an opportunity to engage in dialogue and build relations with local and international stakeholders. The workshop will be organised as a business-focused event aiming to facilitate and encourage the exchange of local … More EU GSP+ Business Engagement Workshop- Philippines

Jana Bennett, the British and US senior TV executive who ran BBC TV, BBC Worldwide and Discovery, has died aged 66.

Bennett had talked about her rare condition, glioblastoma multiforme, in an interview with London’s Evening Standard in 2019. BBC Director General, Tim Davie, commented: “Jana Bennett was one of the most talented television producers of her generation and a formidable champion of public service broadcasting. She was a trailblazer who rose to the top of … More Jana Bennett, the British and US senior TV executive who ran BBC TV, BBC Worldwide and Discovery, has died aged 66.