Australia Group


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Australia Group

An informal international organization intended to identify exports needing to be controlled so as to prevent the spread of chemical and biological weapons. It was established in 1985 and held its first meeting in 1989. Its members include 40 countries and the European Commission.
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Mark Dunkerley, Hawaiian's president and CEO, said the new codeshare with Virgin Australia group of airlines was a natural progression and exciting step forward for both companies.
Amicus say that the National Australia Group Bank have reneged on their commitment to keep 'last bank in town' branches open by closing branches such as Dunlop, Kincardine-on-Forth, Larbert and Tayport.
Substantially all these shares are held by fund management entities in the Commonwealth Bank of Australia Group in trust for investors.
As the experts panel is close to finishing the drafting work on verification rules, the attempt by China and its allies to abolish the Australia Group has prompted a strong reaction from member countries of the group, raising concerns that the move could stall future negotiations.
Virgin Australia group of airlines Chief Financial Officer Sankar Narayan said: "This next step is critical in realising our strategic vision of becoming one integrated airline and providing a seamless travel experience for guests across our global airline network.
Insurance Australia Group (IAG) declared that it has finalised its catastrophe reinsurance programme that will deliver up to $7 billion of protection.
Virgin Australia group of airlines on Wednesday announced plans to transition to ticketed operations through the introduction of the new SabreSonic Customer Sales and Service (CSS) system.
The firm is paying owners Insurance Australia Group EUR50million for a deal which raises its total of shops to 580.
While France are the main hosts for the 2007 World Cup, there will be four matches at the Millennium Stadium, including the mouth-watering Wales v Australia group match as well as a quarter-final.
Banking and finance union Amicus has arranged a meeting of MSPs in the Scottish Parliament to take place tomorrow (Wednesday 29th June) at 5 pm through Paul Martin, MSP for Glasgow Springburn, to discuss ways of opposing the National Australia Group Bank's decision to close 100 branches nationwide.
LONDON, June 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Yorkshire Bank and Clydesdale Bank which are owned by National Australia Group, (NAG), are introducing new Web-based marketing technology to help manage an increasing volume of marketing campaigns more efficiently.
The bank, part of the National Australia Group, gave people the chance to hear about the products and services it provides to local businesses, while offering them a taste of southern hemisphere hospitality.
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