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BMW Group Financial Services Malaysia, Citi Malaysia And PayNet Introduce New DirectDebit E-Mandates For Owners And Customers Of Vehicles Of The BMW Group In Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 13 (Bernama) -- BMW Group Financial Services Malaysia has launched the DirectDebit e-Mandates registration service in collaboration with Citi Malaysia and Payments Network Malaysia Sdn Bhd (PayNet) to provide added convenience and flexible recurring payment options for their customers.

Present at the launch ceremony were Mr. Tobias Eismann, CEO and Managing Director of BMW Credit Malaysia Sdn Bhd and BMW Lease Malaysia Sdn Bhd (companies of BMW Group Financial Services); Mr. Lee Lung Nien, CEO Citi Malaysia and Mr. Peter Schiesser, Group Chief Executive Officer, Payments Network Malaysia Sdn Bhd (PayNet), the operator of DirectDebit along with the senior officers from BMW, Citi Malaysia and PayNet.

Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance Enhances Executive First D&O Liability Insurance in Asia

BOSTON & HONG KONG & SINGAPORE, Aug 13 (Bernama) -- Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance Company (BHSI) today announced that it has enhanced its Asia Executive FirstDirectors & Officers (D&O) Liability Insurance to include a market-leading provision that reinstates policy limits exhausted by the entity or by individual insureds.

“Corporate regulatory investigations have become more targeted and aggressive. As enforcement agencies sharpen their focus, we can expect to continue to see deeper and more costly investigations, often involving multiple individuals,” said Patrick Ko, Head of Executive & Professional Lines, BHSI, Hong Kong. “Our automatic reinstatement of limits provision gives insureds confidence that coverage will be there when they need it.”

Halal Development Corporation Appoints Dato´ Mahmud Abbas as Chairman

PETALING JAYA, Aug 13 (Bernama) -- Halal Development Corporation (HDC), an agency under the Ministry of Economic Affairs Malaysia (MEA) today announced the appointment of Dato’ Mahmud Abbas as its Chairman effective 30 July 2019. The key focus of HDC is to drive revenue growth and sustainability of Malaysia’s halal industry in the global market.

As the Chairman of HDC, Dato’ Mahmud will play a significant role in advancing Malaysia’s halal agenda to greater heights, focusing on a stronger international presence. This includes raising the nation’s profile as a top producer of halal products and services in the world as well as a preferred destination for halal businesses.

Mary Kay Reveals Research on Skin Barrier Function and Facial Redness at the Chinese Association of Integrative Medicine Meeting

DALLAS, Aug 13 (Bernama) -- As one of the world’s leading skincare innovators in the direct selling and cosmetic industries, Mary Kay continued its decades-long commitment to skin science research by revealing the results of a study to improve skin barrier function and facial redness at the Annual Meeting of the Dermatology Committee organized by the Chinese Association of Integrative Medicine. Mary Kay was also a sponsor of the event, which took place August 8-11 in Lanzhou, Gansu Province, China.

“Mary Kay scientists spend years doing skin research to develop solutions for real people, and real needs,” said Dr. Lucy Gildea, Chief Scientific Officer at Mary Kay Inc. “Part of our commitment is to take an active role in the beauty and scientific communities through our participation in global dermatological conferences, where we can share and learn from other scientific experts to help us develop more effective and innovative products.”

AM Best Upgrades Credit Ratings of PVI Reinsurance Joint-stock Corporation

SINGAPORE, Aug 13 (Bernama) -- AM Best has upgraded the Financial Strength Rating to B++ (Good) from B+ (Good) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating to “bbb” from “bbb-” of PVI Reinsurance Joint-stock Corporation (PVI Re) (Vietnam). The outlook of these Credit Ratings (ratings) is stable.

The ratings reflect PVI Re’s balance sheet strength, which AM Best categorizes as strong, as well as its strong operating performance, limited business profile and appropriate enterprise risk management (ERM). In addition, PVI Re benefits from rating enhancement from HDI Haftpflichtverband der Deutschen Industrie V.a.G. (HDI V.a.G. or the HDI group).

AM Best Upgrades Issuer Credit Rating of PVI Insurance Corporation

SINGAPORE, Aug 13 (Bernama) -- AM Best has upgraded the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating (Long-Term ICR) to “bbb+” from “bbb” and affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of B++ (Good) of PVI Insurance Corporation (PVI Insurance) (Vietnam). The outlook of these Credit Ratings (ratings) is stable.

The ratings reflect PVI Insurance’s balance sheet strength, which AM Best categorizes as very strong, as well as its adequate operating performance, neutral business profile and appropriate enterprise risk management (ERM). In addition, PVI Insurance benefits from rating enhancement from HDI Haftpflichtverband der Deutschen Industrie V.a.G. (HDI V.a.G. or the HDI group).

Capcom Characters Come Together in the Ultimate Card Battle 'TEPPEN'

- GungHo-Capcom joint project ‘TEPPEN’

- New Hero, Jill Valentine joins the battle today!

TOKYO, Aug 13 (Bernama) -- GungHo Online Entertainment, Inc. (TOKYO:3765)("GungHo", Headquarters: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; President & CEO: Kazuki Morishita) announced the launch of “TEPPEN”, a smartphone game jointly developed with CAPCOM CO., LTD. (Headquarters: Chuo-ku, Osaka; President & COO: Haruhiro Tsujimoto). TEPPEN is released in Asia/Japan region*1 for App Store and Google Play Store at their TEPPEN Asia Japan Premiere event*2.