Editor’s note: Paul Varian, retired CNN writer, editor and senior executive producer, visited Japan on a trip hosted by the Mie prefecture and organized by the Japan Foreign Ministry. Some might say the gods are watching over the 42nd G7 Summit in the Ise-Shima region of Japan this week. On Thursday, the first day of […]
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The Coca-Cola Co. announced on Tuesday, May 24, key leaders for its international operations which are facing the challenges of a strong dollar and weak growth globally. The changes have made in connection to bottler realignments affecting Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Latin America and Asia. Brian Smith, currently president of the company’s Latin America […]
With the arrival of two new carriers with strong connections to India and efforts to attract a nonstop flight, Atlanta could turn into an important funnel for traffic to the subcontinent.
Nearly a month after his death, supporters and colleagues are making good on promises to keep Narsi Narasimhan’s legacy alive, as two more planned events will memorialize the networking guru in the coming weeks.
A small group of the Planet Water Foundation team were in the Dominican Republic, when one asked “How long do you think it would take to build a single AquaTower?” Since first developing their AquaTowers in 2008, the Planet Water Foundation had completed some 700 projects and their staff had become so good at building […]
Narsi Narasimhan was as selfless as he was humorous, and his brutally honest business advice was seasoned with a levity that endeared him to many as he bridged the local Indian business community with his vast, overlapping networks of American executives and professionals.
Colorful carp streamers as long as 15 feet will blow in the breeze during a pre-game parade at Turner Field for the Atlanta Braves’ Asian Heritage Night May 6.
Eight years after announcing its plans to open a massive plant in Macon, Kumho Tire USA Inc. has officially opened a $450 million facility that can churn out 4 million tires per year.
The board of the Georgia Indo-American Chamber of Commerce met with India‘s Consul General Nagesh Singh at the Consulate General in Sandy Springs on April 26 to discuss strategies for promoting business with India and raising the recognition of Indian firms and individuals active in the state’s economy. Formed in 2000, the chamber has served as […]
Qatar Airways is looking to make a big splash on its maiden voyage from Doha into Atlanta, last week revealing plans to land in style with the world’s largest jet, the Airbus A380.