Welcoming the appointment, President for MasterCard in APMEA
, Vicky Bindra, said, "We are pleased to have Ram lead ECS, as his wide and varied expertise, gained over many years of dedicated service to the payments industry, will help drive processing innovations at ECS.
is a key region for Britain in terms of value, accounting for 28 per cent of total tourism spend, an amount that has grown considerably over the last few years (35 per cent growth since 2008).
We encourage the APMEA
travel trade to take this great opportunity to work with us to bring more visitors to Britain and achieve business success.
Holy Wu, marketing vice-president for APMEA
, Suntech, said: "As a tier-one leader based on market share and revenue, and number one manufacturer of crystalline silicon photovoltaic modules in the world, we are committed to providing the best-in-class solutions for residential, commercial, industrial, and utility applications.
Philip Yen, group head of Emerging Markets APMEA
for MasterCard, confirmed that there are 341,000 point-of-sale terminals around the world already using the company's PayPass.
The survey was conducted from 3 September to 1 October 2010 and reached 8,500 consumers from 15 markets across APMEA
Looking ahead, sustained growth will see AOC APMEA
sell over 2 million units in 2010 (excluding China and MEA), lifting it to 3rd rank in the market, with a goal of reaching the No.
The jury is led by the 2015 Awards Chairman, Jarek Ziebinski and 4 Heads of Jury - Chris Thomas of BBDO Asia and Proximity Worldwide, Lisa Ransom of McDonald's APMEA
, Ross Jackson of Visa and Tomaz Mok of McCann Erickson China.
South Africa, Australia, Taiwan, South Korea, Singapore, New Zealand, and the UAE were credited as key contributors to growth in the APMEA
region, and hotbeds for innovation in contactless payments, it said.
South Africa, Australia, Taiwan, South Korea, Singapore, New Zealand, and United Arab Emirates were credited as key contributors to growth in the APMEA
DESTINATION Britain & Ireland (Debi), the business-to-business travel trade event of VisitBritain and Tourism Ireland, saw 22 new companies from the UK and Ireland showcasing their latest tourism offerings to APMEA
(Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa) visitors.
Tim and his team have dramatically increased our performance and profitability in APMEA
-- through their strong strategies and outstanding execution of our Plan to Win," said Thompson.