Vietinbank appoints new deputy general director

Vietnamnet - Viet Nam Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Industry and Trade’s (VietinBank) board of directors has appointed Hiroshi Yamaguchi as the new deputy general director of the bank from May 15.

FIFA appoints CONMEBOL president to chair finance panel

Yahoo News ZURICH (AP) — FIFA has appointed the president of the corruption-ravaged South American governing body to chair its finance committee.

Thailand's new king appoints a smaller council of advisers

BANGKOK (AP) — An official statement says Thailand's new King Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun has named an 11-member council of advisers, bringing in three new officials, including a

UKIP appoints Nuttall to replace Farage

The new leader of Britain's anti-EU UKIP pledged Monday to bring the party together, as he took over from Brexit firebrand Nigel Farage after a tumultuous few months. Former history lecturer Paul

Pakistan appoints new army chief

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan's office of the prime minister has announced that Gen. Qamar Javed Bajwa has been appointed as the new army chief and Gen. Zubair Mahmood Hayat as Chairman Joint Chiefs of

PM appoints two new Deputy Ministers

VGP - The PM has singed Decisions to appoint new Deputy Minister of Public Security and Deputy Minister of Health.

DR Congo appoints new prime minister

DR Congo's president on Thursday named an opposition lawmaker as prime minister following a controversial deal struck between the government and fringe opposition groups that effectively extends the

Turkey detains mayor, appoints administrators in southeast - sources

Turkish police detained the mayor of the southeastern city of Van on Thursday, security sources said, a day after arresting two other regional mayors in a crackdown on politicians accused of links to

Iran appoints cabinet's 3rd female to helm tourism ministry

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's moderate President Hassan Rouhani has appointed a woman as the head of the country's tourism and cultural heritage department.

VW appoints historian to research Brazil dictatorship years

German auto giant Volkswagen said Thursday it had appointed a historian to look into the firm's actions during Brazil's military dictatorship, following allegations it had allowed the torture of

Canada judge appoints receiver to oversee Trump-branded tower sale

By Alastair Sharp TORONTO (Reuters) - A Canadian judge on Tuesday appointed a receiver to oversee the sale of a Toronto hotel-condo tower bearing the name of U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump

World Bank appoints first adviser to tackle LGBTI discrimination

By Sebastien Malo NEW YORK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The World Bank has appointed its first adviser tasked with promoting the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) issues in

Marseille appoints Andoni Zubizarreta as sporting director

MARSEILLE, France (AP) — Marseille appointed Andoni Zubizarreta as sporting director on Thursday, the second major change since American owner Frank McCourt bought the club last week.

Russia appoints sports minister Mutko as deputy PM

Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko, whose time in office has been tarnished by allegations of state-sponsored doping, has been promoted to deputy prime minister, the Kremlin said Wednesday.

WB appoints new Country Director for Vietnam

NDO/VNA—Ousmane Dione will assume the position of Country Director for the World Bank (WB) in Vietnam from September 12, the WB announced on September 9.

La Palma appoints Hills Balfour for UK promotion

La Palma has appointed leading travel and tourism public relations and marketing agency, Hills Balfour, to spearhead its public relations campaign in the UK & Ireland for the remainder of the year.

Antigua and Barbuda appoints Director of Tourism, USA

The Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority has named a new Director of Tourism, USA, based in New York City. Kim Jack Riley began her tenure on Wednesday, July 6, 2016.

PetroVietnam appoints four deputy general directors

The Vietnam National Oil and Gas Corporation (PetroVietnam) appointed four deputy general directors, including Mr. Nguyen Quynh Lam, Mr. Le Minh Hong, Mr. Nguyen Quoc Thap and Mr. Nguyen Sinh Khang.

Quito appoints UK representation as European presence grows

Travel PR and marketing agency Lotus has been appointed to promote travel to the Ecuadorian capital Quito in the United Kingdom. Lotus will be working in alliance with Newlink Group, an

The Reverie Saigon appoints new General Manager

Mr. Speth will ensure the hotel maintains the quality standards expected from a member of the Leading Hotels of the...

Laos appoints new president, prime minister

Laos's National Assembly on Wednesday appointed Communist Party chief Bounnhang Vorachit as the country's new president and named foreign minister Thongloun Sisoulith as prime minister.