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Neotel appoints Kyle Whitehill as CEO
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Neotel appoints Kyle Whitehill as CEO

Pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom, a subsidiary of Econet Global, has appointed Kyle Whitehill as CEO at Neotel, the second national operator for fixed line telecommunication services in South Africa. Over the coming months, Kyle will oversee plans to make extensive upgrades and expansions to Neotel’s network, enabling more customers […]

Statoil appoints Jon Erik Reinhardsen as chairman
Energy

Statoil appoints Jon Erik Reinhardsen as chairman

Statoil has appointed Jon Erik Reinhardsen as the chairman of its board of directors. The company also announced the re-election of Roy Franklin as deputy chair and Wenche Agerup, Bjørn Tore Godal, Rebekka Glasser Herlofsen, Maria Johanna Oudeman and Jeroen van der Veer as members of the board of directors. […]

Nasdaq selected to power AIFC Exchange
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Nasdaq selected to power AIFC Exchange

Nasdaq, Inc. said it has been selected by the Astana International Financial Centre JSC (AIFC) to power Kazakhstan’s nascent stock exchange, the AIFC Exchange. Nasdaq said the exchange is targeted to launch in late-2017 and will initially trade equities and fixed income with other asset classes for future phases. Within the framework of […]

Statoil commences issuing of Scrip Dividend Programme
Energy

Statoil commences issuing of Scrip Dividend Programme

Statoil said that in connection with the Scrip Dividend Programme for the fourth quarter 2016, the Company will issue up to 160,000,000 Dividend Shares, each with a nominal value of NOK 2.50 per share, for subscription by Existing Shareholders (as described below). Subscription period: The subscription period for the Dividend […]