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Furniture Design Stars Break New Ground at China International Furniture Fair

SHANGHAI, Sept. 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — The 38th China International Furniture Fair (CIFF) Shanghai hosted from September 7 to 10 at the National Exhibition and Convention Center (NECC) in Shanghai brought the public’s attention to pioneering furniture design concepts and products, highlighting modern architecture’s relationship with art through a series of exhibitions, forums and dialogue seminars.

The EAST design show was one of the most popular exhibitions at the 38th CIFF, designers and artists of nine brands and 24 studios from China, Japan, South Korea, Singapore, Australia and more displayed unexpected home furniture and décor works and shared the ideas behind the creations as well as the future trend of furniture industry at forums with institutions, buyers and e-commerce representatives.

The show featured two special events, the “EASTOOL Design Show” presented the big ideas of the small folding stool and “48 Stands Youth Collection” showcased various works by young designers.

Spanish artist Cristobal Gabarron presented another solo exhibition titled “Gabarron’s Hub for Artistic Creation by Siza,” which showed the complete design of La Casa Gabarrón (The Gabarron House) project by Portuguese architect Alvaro Siza, including Siza’s first drawings, designs, architectural and manuscript models as well as a large number of photos and videos by Siza and Gabarron. Siza is among the most celebrated and influential architects in the contemporary era and winner of the 1992 Pritzker Prize.

The Pinnacle Awards, also known as the American furniture Oscars, hosted its first exhibition of the first tour in China at the 38th CIFF that included home furniture and décor designs of diverse styles. American architect Campion Platt, Ralph Lauren Home Asia-Pacific representative Brent Smith and Arteriors Home international sales manager Henry Hart also joined the first design master salon on September 8.

“The CIFF is committed to building the bridge to link furniture designers with manufacturers, institutions and buyers, we are very honored to introduce international design maestros and young talents to more audiences and we hope to carry it forward in future CIFF exhibitions,” said committee staff of CIFF.

About CIFF

As the first and largest furniture fair in China, the 38th CIFF is organized by China Foreign Trade Center (Group), Guangdong Furniture Association, China Chamber of Commerce for Import and Export of Light Industrial Products and Arts-Crafts and hosted by China Foreign Trade Guangzhou Exhibition General Corp.

 

PPF is concerned over the assault of Madiinah for covering a court case in Uganda

Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) in a letter to Ruhakana Rugunda, Prime Minister of Uganda expressed concern over the assault of a female journalist Madiinah Ssebyala in Uganda.

PPF Secretary General Owais Aslam Ali in his letter urged the government of Uganda to take action against Kassaga for assaulting and intimidating a female journalist who was doing her professional duty.

According to Human Rights Network for Journalists – Uganda, Madiinah works for Bukedde Paper and had been covering a land case of Kasagga Swaibu where he accuses Kenneth Mukiibi of selling him land and failing to offer the land title.

According to Madiinah when she was going from the Mukono Magistrates court Kasagga dragged her several times and threatened her of dire consequences if she did not stop covering his case.

The commercial cyclists (boda boda) rescued her and were witnessed of the incident. Madiinah had registered a case of threatening violence at Mukono Central Police Station.

Sserumaga Moses, a correspondent for Kamunye stated that he was eyewitnesses to see Madiinah weeping right after the alleged assault.

Madiinah stated that prior Kassaga had attacked on her on June 20, when she was taking pictures of the same court. Kassaga tried to snatch her camera and warned her to delete the pictures or he would break her camera.  In the state of fear she had to delete the pictures.

Furniture design stars break new ground at China International Furniture Fair

SHANGHAI, Sept. 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — The 38th China International Furniture Fair (CIFF) Shanghai hosted from September 7 to 10 at the National Exhibition and Convention Center (NECC) in Shanghai brought the public’s attention to pioneering furniture design concepts and products, highlighting modern architecture’s relationship with art through a series of exhibitions, forums and dialogue seminars.

The EAST design show was one of the most popular exhibitions at the 38th CIFF, designers and artists of nine brands and 24 studios from China, Japan, South Korea, Singapore, Australia and more displayed unexpected home furniture and décor works and shared the ideas behind the creations as well as the future trend of furniture industry at forums with institutions, buyers and e-commerce representatives.

The show featured two special events, the “EASTOOL Design Show” presented the big ideas of the small folding stool and “48 Stands Youth Collection” showcased various works by young designers.

Spanish artist Cristobal Gabarron presented another solo exhibition titled “Gabarron’s Hub for Artistic Creation by Siza,” which showed the complete design of La Casa Gabarrón (The Gabarron House) project by Portuguese architect Alvaro Siza, including Siza’s first drawings, designs, architectural and manuscript models as well as a large number of photos and videos by Siza and Gabarron. Siza is among the most celebrated and influential architects in the contemporary era and winner of the 1992 Pritzker Prize.

The Pinnacle Awards, also known as the American furniture Oscars, hosted its first exhibition of the first tour in China at the 38th CIFF that included home furniture and décor designs of diverse styles. American architect Campion Platt, Ralph Lauren Home Asia-Pacific representative Brent Smith and Arteriors Home international sales manager Henry Hart also joined the first design master salon on September 8.

“The CIFF is committed to building the bridge to link furniture designers with manufacturers, institutions and buyers, we are very honored to introduce international design maestros and young talents to more audiences and we hope to carry it forward in future CIFF exhibitions,” said committee staff of CIFF.

About CIFF

As the first and largest furniture fair in China, the 38th CIFF is organized by China Foreign Trade Center (Group), Guangdong Furniture Association, China Chamber of Commerce for Import and Export of Light Industrial Products and Arts-Crafts and hosted by China Foreign Trade Guangzhou Exhibition General Corp.

آر أيه هولدنغ كورب تصدر بياناتها المالية السنوية

نيويورك، 30 أيلول/سبتمبر، 2016 / بي آر نيوزواير / — أعلنت شركة “آر أيه هولدنغ كورب” (“الشركة”) RA Holding Corp  اليوم أنها نشرت نتائجها المالية السنوية المدققة حسابيا حتى وبما يشمل الفترة المنتهية في 30 حزيران/يونيو، 2016. وسيتم نشر التقارير المالية على الموقع التالي: http://dev.gardencitygroup.com/cases/arcapita/reports.php

نبذة حول آر أيه هولدنغ كورب
شركة آر أيه هولدنغ هي شركة قابضة من المستوى الأعلى في مجموعة تم إنشاؤها وفقا لخطة إعادة تنظيم بنك آركابيتا بي أس سي (سي) وبعض الشركات التابعة لها في إطار الفصل 11 من قانون الإفلاس في الولايات المتحدة الأميركية.

هذا الإعلان هو لأغراض الإعلام فقط ولا يمثل عرضا لشراء أو طلب عرض بيع أي أوراق مالية.

الاتصال: لويس مانون، مانون كونسالتنغ أل أل سي

هاتف: (614) 560-6071، فاكس: (614) 573-6667، بريد ألكتروني: LMannon@mannonconsult.com

RA Holding Corp. Releases Annual Financial Statements

NEW YORK, Sept. 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — RA Holding Corp. (the “Company”) announced today that it has published its audited annual financial results as of and for the period ended June 30, 2016. The financial reports will be made available at http://dev.gardencitygroup.com/cases/arcapita/reports.php.

About RA Holding Corp.

RA Holding Corp. is the top-level holding company in the group created pursuant to the plan of reorganization of Arcapita Bank B.S.C.(c) and certain of its affiliates under chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code.

THIS ANNOUNCEMENT IS FOR INFORMATION PURPOSES ONLY AND IS NOT AN OFFER TO PURCHASE OR A SOLICITATION OF AN OFFER TO SELL ANY SECURITIES

Contact: Lois Mannon, Mannon Consulting LLC
Tel: (614) 560-6071 Fax: (614) 573-6667 E-Mail: LMannon@mannonconsult.com