Taiwan leaps seven spots to 20th in IMD World Talent Ranking

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan has jumped seven spots to take the 20th position in this year's World Talent Ranking compiled by the Swiss-based International Institute for Management Developm...

WTUN congress being held in Taiwan for first time

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The 2019 World Technology Universities Network (WTUN) congress is taking place from Oct. 2-4 at National Taiwan University of Science and Technology (NTUST), with particip...

Fox Business Network president stepping down after 20 years

NEW YORK (AP) — Fox Business Network says its president, Brian Jones, is leaving the network. Jones worked at the Fox Business Network and the Fox News Channel for 20 years and was p...

A year after World Cup, Russia toasts big soccer crowds

MOSCOW (AP) — A year after hosting the World Cup, Russia is boasting the biggest club soccer crowds since Soviet days and participation at the amateur level is on the rise. Still, there are signs of t...

ITRI launches 'Smart Grid Academy' to foster talent for 21st century Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) on Feb. 26 announced the establishment of a new “Smart Grid Academy” (電網學校) designed to foster t...

Taiwan holds two educational forums in Malaysia to strengthen cooperation and talent development

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In order to boost education collaboration with Malaysia, the Ministry of Education (MOE) held two education forums in the country, during which Taiwanese delegates introdu...

Cook Group’s Jeana Finlinson Named to Bloomington’s 10 Under 40

BLOOMINGTON, Ind.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 30, 2018--The Greater Bloomington Chamber of Commerce recognized Jeana Finlinson of Cook Group, as one of the 2018 10 Under 40 Awards recipients. Finlinson, dir...

SKIM Strengthens Marketing and HR Functions with New Global Leaders

HOBOKEN, N.J. & ROTTERDAM, Netherlands--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 18, 2018--SKIM, the global decision behavior experts, has appointed two new leaders for global marketing and human resources, reinforci...

MetLife Selects Lucep as Winner of collab 3.0 EMEA

HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 13, 2018--MetLife has announced Lucep as the winner of its collab 3.0 EMEA programme, which offered insurtech innovators the chance to win a USD $100,000 contract to pi...

Merz North America Promotes Alana Sine to Chief Financial Officer

RALEIGH, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 18, 2018--Merz North America today announced the appointment of Alana Sine to Chief Financial Officer (CFO), Merz North America. Sine has served as interim CFO sinc...

DeVryWORKS Announces 2018 TEACH Partner Award Recipient

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 30, 2018--DeVryWORKS, the workforce solutions group within DeVry University, honored State Auto Insurance with its 2018 TEACH Partner Award. The award recogni...

Bradley Bodell Joins Trustmark as Chief Information Officer

LAKE FOREST, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 21, 2018--Bradley Bodell has joined national employee benefits provider Trustmark as Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer. In this role, Bodell w...

Ministry of Economic Affairs announces new 'Invest Taiwan' Office

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) has announced plans to create a new office to assist foreign investors and to attract foreign talent to Taiwan. The n...

MVB Financial Corp. Names Brad Greathouse as SVP, Human Resources

FAIRMONT, W.Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 10, 2018--MVB Financial Corp. (Nasdaq: MVBF) today announced the appointment of Brad Greathouse of Morgantown as Senior Vice President, Human Resources. A human r...

MetLife selects eight finalists for open innovation program, collab 3.0 EMEA

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 10, 2018--MetLife today announced eight finalists for its open innovation program, collab 3.0 EMEA. Run by LumenLab, MetLife Asia’s Singapore-based innovation center, in c...