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The euro turns 20 years old

Exactly 20 years ago, on 1st January 1999, 11 EU countries launched a common currency, the euro, and introduced a shared monetary policy under the European Central Bank. Still young, the euro is already the currency of 340 million Europeans in 19 Member States. Seven more are currently waiting to enter the euro zone. EU […]

Hutchinson completes Etisalat purchase in Shri Lanka

CK Hutchinson has announced today that on 30th November 2018, Emirates Telecommunications Group Company PJSC (Etisalat Group) has completed the sale of its 100% shareholding in Etisalat Lanka (Private) Limited (ESL) to Hutchison Telecommunications Lanka (Private) Limited (Hutch Lanka). Upon completion of the sale, CK Hutchison Holdings Limited group will have a majority and controlling […]

Henkell and Freixenet join forces to form leading sparkling wine company in the world

Henkell & Co.’s Mionetto USA and Freixenet USA announce the formation of Freixenet Mionetto USA as of January 2019, with company headquarters in White Plains, New York. The company will offer global and domestic expertise with an unparalleled portfolio of premium, iconic sparkling wine brands from renowned producers around the world. Enore Ceola, future co-Managing […]