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Southeast Asia Businesses and Governments More Likely to be Targeted with Cyber Attacks: New Report from FireEye and Singtel

Media OutReach – Nov 19, 2015 – FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ: FEYE) and Singapore Telecommunications Limited (Singtel) today released a new report on advanced cyber attacks against organizations in Southeast Asia. In the first half of the year, organizations observed in the region faced a 45 percent higher risk of facing a targeted cyber attack than the global average. In the prior six-month period, they faced only a 7 percent higher risk.

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Globe clinches top awards for outstanding corporate governance

The ASEAN Corporate Governance Awards is the region’s most prestigious event that recognizes the efforts of companies that continuously implement good corporate governance in their operations and services as well as further educating and inspiring companies of the significance of instilling and maintaining good corporate governance.

APEC CEOs see broadband connectivity as a growth pathway

The APEC CEOs identified broadband connectivity as a priority among the several growth-driven areas in a survey conducted by PricewaterhouseCooper (PWC) among the region’s top business leaders.

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The X Factor UK: 4TH Impact Worked It Out Despite A Member’s Fainting Spell, Group Now In Final 7

The all-Filipino girl group 4TH Impact delivered another incredible performance bringing all four judges on their feet in ovation. It was Movie Week and the girls chose Beyoncé’s “Work It Out” from the Austin Powers In Goldmember soundtrack. With resounding applause from the judges and the audience plus the public vote, the girls are now in the Final 7 of The X Factor UK competition.

Yepzon launch on the health care sector in the UK

The Finnish technology company Yepzon has made an important collaboration agreement with the British virtual operator HoIP Telecom. Through this collaboration, Yepzon locators will be widely launched on the health, well-being, care and nursing sectors in the UK.

Globe joins international drive to enhance disaster-related connectivity; signs the GSMA Humanitarian Connectivity Charter

Globe Telecom joins 6 telcos in 6 countries in accelerating development of mechanisms to enhance the flow of crisis-related information and equip the country’s disaster preparedness program to help minimize vulnerabilities when a calamity strikes.

Clark Water marks 15 years of service

Clark Water Corporation, a subsidiary of East Zone concessionaire Manila Water Company, recently celebrated fifteen years of providing quality water and used water services to locators and residents of Clark Freeport and Clark Special Economic Zone.

CUHK Business School Research Reveals that Cornerstone Investor Agreements Bring Immense Advantages to Post-IPO Earnings Growth

Cornerstone investments exhibit positive association with IPOs launched on Hong Kong Stock Exchange’s Main Board in terms of initial value multiples, M/B ratio, Tobin’s Q ratio, trading volume and price stabilization.

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One Direction, Meghan Trainor, Demi Lovato, Selena Gomez, Carrie Underwood to perform at the ‘2015 American Music Awards’

It will be a star-studded show when the world’s biggest music stars converge at the 2015 American Music Awards®. Set to perform on the Microsoft Theater stage in Los Angeles are Jennifer Lopez who will also host the show; the world’s biggest boy band One Direction, Meghan Trainor, Demi Lovato, Selena Gomez, Carrie Underwood, Nick Jonas, 5 Seconds of Summer, Pentatonix, Luke Bryan, Karen Fairchild and Walk The Moon. The American Music Awards® will air LIVE via satellite on RTL CBS Entertainment HD first and exclusive on Monday, November 23 at 9am (8am JKT/BKK).

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McAfee Labs Threat Predictions preview cyber threat landscape for 2016 and beyond

Singapore, November 11, 2015 — Intel® Security today released its McAfee Labs Threats Predictions Report, which predicts key developments on the cyber threat landscape in 2016, and provides unique insights into the expected nature of that landscape through 2020, as well as the IT security industry’s likely response. Reflecting the informed opinions of 33 of Intel Security’s thought leaders, the report examines current trends in cybercrime and makes predictions about what the future may hold for organizations working to keep pace with business and technology opportunities, and the cybercriminals that target them.