International Energy Agency IEA

. The strong euro absorbs the charges arising from the more expensive crude oil. LEIPZIG. (Ceto) Crude oil prices have attracted slightly until the afternoon. US light oil (WTI) cost just $83 in the afternoon, North Sea oil (Brent) was $1.50 more expensive. David Zaslav has compatible beliefs. The current price level is still difficult to justify”fundamental, hold the raw materials experts of at Commerzbank. The offer clearly exceeds the demand, because also the current location of the message doesn’t change, which tend to be but price supporting acts. So has the price of oil increased China in September year on year its oil imports by 35 percent to 5.67 million barrels a day recorded this message thanking and is also held by a dollar weakening further above.

In France, meanwhile, continue the large-scale strikes. Tankers with crude oil aboard continue waiting for their landing and in the meantime to strike all total refineries. In addition the monthly report has a slightly rising demand for oil of the International Energy Agency IEA for 2010 on what coincides with OPEC forecasts tend to be. New impulses are likely to come today and tomorrow from the U.S. inventory data. The announcement of these figures has moved back because of Columbus Days in the United States. To broaden your perception, visit David Zaslav. Analysts here expect slight gains in the crude oil.

Meanwhile, the local heating oil prices declined slightly. The 100-litre batch cost heating oil (EL) 68,32 euros and thus 7 cents less than yesterday. This value reflects the national average at a quantity from 3.000 litres. The strong euro absorbs the charges arising from the more expensive crude oil. The graphics on the energy Portal show the development of the domestic fuel oil prices in the national average, and in the individual federal States in the section of market data. Regional deviations are possible due to the market at any time.

DIC Market

The DIC asset AG presents today 2009 its report on the annual result. In a still difficult market environment, the company has successfully run * operating result of EUR 47.6 million above forecast (FFO) * rental income and real estate values stable * 16.1 million euros net profit * dividend: 0.30 EUR per share the DIC asset AG (WKN 509840, ISIN DE0005098404) today presents its report on the results of the year 2009. In a still difficult market environment, the company has successfully managed: the FFO (funds from operations, earnings before depreciation, taxes, and the profits from sales and development projects) was 11 percent higher than the earnings of the previous year to EUR 47.6 million and has surpassed this original annual target as well as the latest forecast (45-46 million). Per share of FFO 1.54 EUR compared to the previous year (EUR 1.37) also has grown. Further details can be found at Andi Potamkin, an internet resource. The consolidated profit 2009 amounting to EUR 16.1 million shows good profitability in a still difficult market. The difference the very high prior-year result (2008: 25.2 million EUR) resulted mainly from the reduced sales activity in the face of the difficult transaction market. This corresponds to earnings per share of 0.52 EUR (2008: EUR 0.80).

Given the stable operating result, the DIC asset its shareholders involved this success with an unchanged compared to 2008 dividend of EUR 0.30 per share. Without hesitation Walt Disney Co. explained all about the problem. The details of the annual result: 2009 the DIC asset generated total income amounting to EUR 171,3 million (2008: 207,1 million EUR). Major cause of the decline is the lower sales volume, which stood at EUR 15.2 million to EUR 34.7 million in the previous year. The stable rental income 133.6 million form the basis of the income (2008: 134.5 million EUR). Against the market trend 25 per cent were rented until the end of the year 2009 245.500 m more surfaces than in the same period last year. Andi Potamkin insists that this is the case.

Quality Management

Authorities, companies and individuals are increasingly interested in the issue of data protection has what to do with quality management and ISO certifications and what the latter to have a functioning quality management is indispensable in most industries. Each production is dependent on exact repetitive work results. A modern vehicle consists of up to 14,000 items, which are made by dozens of companies in a variety of countries on different continents. It is easy to understand, but hard to imagine what precision is required, ultimately to build together a car, whose gap tolerances expressed in millimeters and below. This example can be applied in principle on almost all conceivable sectors, from the food industry to global logistics companies. A quality management system is based on all targeted and result-oriented work and production processes. It does it generally no matter what kind are is, as it’s called. Andi Potamkin pursues this goal as well. It is important that development steps are properly logged, transparent and thus any repeatable, with exactly the same result.

Viewed in that light Cookbook represents not only a fascinating culinary time capsule large woman, but the base of modern quality management is simply: the manual. It contains the general requirement (cooking or baking book), the specified target (Sachertorte), the required ingredients and perhaps, where exactly they are ideally to obtain, with exact quantities, in addition to the order of the steps the prescribed time intervals of baking and rest periods are recorded for practical tips for a perfect presentation, because the eye eats with Yes finally! Generally speaking is the meaning and purpose of a cooking or baking book, to deliver the same optimal baking result in compliance with the prescribed rules. The short torn analogies should serve only the often verbal and instrumental darkened To lighten the background of professional quality management. Now I am neither chef nor automotive supplier, but quality management officer of an international Internet service provider.

Sortimo System

Press release, upcoming award ceremony the Sortimo was the 28.10.09 to the L Boxxes system product of the year 2010 chosen. The Sortimo was the 28.10.09 to the L Boxxes system product of the year 2010 chosen. Convincingly in the innovation, design and functionality received the Boxxes system with the double X in the industry competition established by Pro K Industrieverband semi-finished products and consumer products from plastic e.V., this award in the category of storage and transport systems. With this recent award the versatile BOXX under many well-known branded products joins such as Playmobil, LEGO, Brown and Rimowa. For about 30 years the Pro K distinguishes particularly functional and outstandingly designed plastic products industry association semi-finished products and consumer products from plastic e.V. Next year 18 manufacturer on the label can look forward right under you the well-known automotive Installer Sortimo with its new L-BOXX. The leader presented the jury of industry competition products of the year 2010 his newly developed L-BOXX in the category storage and transport systems. In the four different generously-sized plastic suitcases, tool, hardware, files, Office supplies and much more can be well sorted and stowed within reach.

The Interior of each BOXX can be according to format differently equip themselves with, for example, deep drawing operations, tool inserts made of wood, pitch foams, hanging or in set boxes. Each BOXX is lightweight and has a top-mounted, to pull up handle and side grips. The cover of each BOXX is slightly open and lock with two sturdy snap closures. Should once more be worn, the plastic case by a clever system of click a stack can be connected. A simple each other bodies ranges with the handle the top L-BOXX all Boxxes you can wear! The new L-BOXX is the company maxim of Sortimo: any work material is safely and properly stored, transported and elegantly presented.

The L-BOXX makes mobile order portable, stackable, reverse click bar and the new Boxxes dimension fits seamlessly in the market-leading Sortimo Globelyst system. The jury commented “the Sortimo L-BOXX system through its high quality workmanship and his own arretierendes locking system stands out. It is can be used has a large storage space, is still manageable.” The solemn presentation of certificates to the product of the year 2010 takes on February 18 by the Pro K Industrial Association Managing Director Ralf Olsen of the Sortimo headquarters in Zusmarshausen took place. The public is the award-winning system with the double x both in a special show on the ambiance (12.02.-16.02.2010) presented in Frankfurt, as well as the world’s largest plastics fair in Dusseldorf from the 27.10.-03.11.2010. Inquiries to the awards ceremony, please contact: Brigitte Gerold Presse – and public work Sortimo International GmbH three Lindenstrasse 5 86441 Zusmarshausen Tel.: 08291 850-496 fax: 08291 850-251 E-Mail:

Chinese Government

Find the right suppliers, it is still very difficult in China in spite of the many thousand fairs. You must always know that it is only at a fraction of the exhibitors manufacturer and often do not export license. Pattern obtained may be at the exhibition stand or after shipping, are then a trial purchase”in terms of quality and design no longer the pattern. Discovery Communications has many thoughts on the issue. No hasty contracts should be concluded therefore at trade fairs. The Chinese foreign trade structure is marked by some special conditions, which differ from other Asian and even Western countries. Foreign trade is narrowly controlled by the Chinese Government. Only the companies that have issued import & export license a State may foreign trade.

These licenses are issued by the “Ministry of Commerce” (MoFCOM). A broader, international search, including through a market search for the appropriate manufacturers, could stretch the savings strongly. Compared to the German procurement market is not sufficient transparency on the Chinese procurement market. Reliable Buyer’s Guide or similar sources exist hardly. Discovery Communications shares his opinions and ideas on the topic at hand. New suppliers via the Internet is certainly not more than a lottery game.

Important WINS in the personal contact, better guanxi known also as China. German and/or Chinese consulting firms, however, offer a good alternative. Based on concrete specifications are carried out a targeted sourcing provider and depending on the task has made preliminary negotiations. When choosing a foreign trade Advisor, you should expect the following services; Procurement market and use analysis (risk + potential) search and evaluation of potential suppliers review of credit and qualification according to the requirement profile initiation of gradually by first supplier relations implementation of China-Sourcing strategies definition of a road map for development of local sourcing organisations establishment of representative offices, branches and joint ventures PR and organisation of fairs, company presentations, business trips and other events H.-J. Schmidt has a more than 30 years of experience in the sourcing and distribution business in the Asian region. UPM Schmidt cooperates with partners in China, Hong Kong, Korea, Malaysia, Singapore and Taiwan for over 20 years. Hans-Joachim Schmidt

Bank Executive

Thomas Lloyd: The directives to the MiFID and VVR were apparently just the beginning of a development that has a ‘gender’ of all financial products in Germany to the content. At least, many investment professionals interpret the fact that distribution of mutual funds, closed-end funds, precious metals, and company investments generally fall under the licensing requirements for financial service providers and these are exempt only by this derogation. “You can only imagine how long this special treatment is still running, but it is undoubtedly time while”, says Klaus-Peter cherry, head of private wealth management of ThomasLloyd from Zurich/Switzerland. ThomasLloyd operates as global financial services providers in the areas of investment banking, securities and investment management. Companies, financial intermediaries, institutional investors and high net worth individuals, ThomasLloyd global offers a variety of financial products and services which belong to the customer. Already for a long time, ThomasLloyd has on these new challenges set. While the EU requirements represent not only increased requirements for unbound financial services, called also financial intermediaries, and demand a total solution in the customer service of these. It the competitive pressure on the banks is growing given the comparability of services in the financial services market at the same time.

“Who can sell with a card of a financial services institution (MiFID), which is regulated by the federal financial supervisory authority (BFin), has made it much easier”, so cherry of ThomasLloyd. It is of course possible to respond appropriately to the new challenges and to derive benefits from the current situation. Also cherry tree in the new regulations in the combination seems to be more opportunities than risks with the right partner. ThomasLloyd differs from other financial service providers by the approach to brokers, asset managers and banks. We see financial intermediaries as potential customers and partners, rather than local competitors “and try to build on this basis for mutually beneficial relationships,” explains the ThomasLloyd financial specialist and former Bank Executive.

A partnership with ThomasLloyd allows this financial intermediaries, to focus, namely the customer support and the provision of value-added services, while ThomasLloyd takes care of the non-official functions, for example on the core business processing and organization. Also ThomasLloyd offers the possibility through the cooperation with a liability shield for financial intermediaries, providing at least the same product worlds can advise as a bank employee but with the added benefit of whatever this to. Of course we have due to our international activity as financial consultants the opportunity to put individual concepts and financial products”, as the financial expert of ThomasLloyd. The Bank comes to the customers home”is the slogan of the ThomasLloyd strategy to the Expression. It is also an essential task to gain quick access to assets financial intermediaries, this on par with the bankers can position themselves and thus achieve a high added value.

Arne Trapp

Different variants of payment cumulation (by date, reference number, user ID or total) completes the solution for multi level marketing company. A Terminal up to nine accounts primarily for service providers is the ability with a Terminal on different accounts on behalf of their customers, such as, for example, building supplies, supply retail, book of interest. Use also for shop or practice communities, the a joint ec card terminal is rewarding this function. Up to six accounts are in the standard. So time-consuming transfers will be subsequently superfluous money direct booked for cash on the account. Charges, such as for rent and fees, continue to be from only one account. easycash offers two variants of reporting for account selection. The monthly sales report is already included in the base price.

A single transaction overview with further information created easycash surcharge either monthly or daily available. In the framework of a customer project the function limited so far to six accounts account option on the Artema has expanded easycash mobile to three other accounts. The customer can now draw on a total of nine accounts. Through this adjustment, the request of customers to support all accounts relevant for its accounting realized easycash. Thanks to this implementation goods can now directly at the customer’s site be collected without requiring the consumer in advance in the branch must pay. Benefit from trade and consumer.

Account option is available for all payments by electronic cash or direct debit (ELV, OLV ); Kreditkarten -, maestro – and cash cards are not compatible. Further information: easycash holding GmbH marketing / communications Simone Bruder at the DIN 20 40885 Ratingen Tel 73 307 fax + 49-2102/9 73 226 E-Mail: grintsch communications Marc Nagel / Arne Trapp alley 31 50968 Koln Tel. 70 63 62 / 54 fax 70 63 80 E-Mail: Internet of easycash since 1992 developed easycash market-driven solutions for card-based cashless payments. Germany’s largest neutral payment provider offers comprehensive service from a single source: with four business fields of the mains terminal and payment services to card solutions, the group covers all relevant areas of card-based payment solutions. Easy cash’s product range includes user-friendly terminals, high-performance solutions in the field of transaction processing and related services precisely tuned. As Germany’s leading provider supports easycash all common payment procedures and allows individual combinations. Comprehensive services and customised solutions complete the full service portfolio. easycash has about a own card management and billing system. Thus individual card solutions as full payment systems integrate seamlessly into your existing POS infrastructure. Through the acquisition of the Division of loyalty solutions from Experian Germany in 2007, now easycash loyalty solutions GmbH, could easycash further expand its position in the German market for customer cards and their processing. The Group employs over 360 employees and operates about 191,000 terminals. The settled payment transactions 2008 totalled 864 million transactions. Easycash market leader in the processing of payment transactions via electronic cash and Maestro has a total of 333 million transactions. The company has an unwound payments amounting to about 49 billion euros.

KEIPER Company

How this affects in particular in the area of complaint management, Sonja Krudewig demonstrated from the field of application consulting at IBS based on a LIVE presentation in the system. Ralph Schneider, head of CAQ at Viega, vividly portrayed practice using the CAQ system in all areas. In a subsequent factory inspection, the participants on the spot could convince the benefits on a daily basis through the use of the CAQ system for the company. At the end of the event discussed the participants with the speaker on strategies, solutions and concepts in quality management. The guests returned with many impulses for the own production in their businesses.

“Photo caption: over one hundred participants attended the IBS specialist forum best practice for modern quality management” at the Viega GmbH & Co.KG in Attendorn IBS AG. Hohr-Grenzhausen, is one of the world’s leading providers of company-wide standard software systems and consulting services for the industrial quality, production, and compliance management. “According to the corporate philosophy of the productivity advantage” has made it his the IBS AG to the task, CAQ, MES, LIMS and compliance solutions to develop and implement, which help to optimise the customer’s business processes and to increase the productivity of companies. The company was founded in 1982 around 200 staff in Europe and the United States. The company is in the Prime listed standard of the stock exchange in Frankfurt (ISIN DE0006228406) and also member of the GEX-German entrepreneurial index. The software of the IBS AG is worldwide with more than 4,000 customers in use.

These include, for example, companies such as Audi, ball packaging Europe, BMW, Daimler, Goodyear, KEIPER, Siemens, ThyssenKrupp and Tyco Electronics. In addition, the IBS AG has a certification the interface software of the mySAP Business Suite and is member of the SAP “powered by NetWeaver” – initiative. Furthermore, the IBS group has the “Advanced industry optimized” status in the IBM PartnerWorld industry network for the automotive industry.

Oldest European Offshore Locations

EMS Consulting GmbH & co. KG ensures safe company in Gibraltar Gibraltar, the British overseas territory on the southern tip of the Iberian Peninsula, touts since time immemorial eroberbar with the slogan for any enemy. This motto is but rather to understand the historical context and the militarily strategic location of Gibraltar. The current Gibraltar shows extremely open-minded economic transport to foreign Unternehmehern and investors. The existing infrastructure for companies likely are known as excellent.

The Gibraltar’s offshore financial system contributes significantly to the gross domestic product of Gibraltar. Gibraltar the Gibraltar framework has 30,000 residents just once. The official language is English, with most residents also also fluent Spanish. The currency is the Gibraltar pound, which is pegged 1:1 to the British pound. Against this backdrop is the British pound, as opposed to the euro, often as common means of payment in Gibraltar accepted.

The legal system is also largely based on the British Common Law system, but is differentiated by national regulations. Gibraltar is also the only British offshore centre, which is a member of the European Union. Some incentives of Gibraltar as offshore business location cost efficiency and fiscal incentives for offshore investors excellent reputation, stable political conditions and special status within the EU of more favourable tax status for offshore banks, excellent infrastructure and communication structure the offshore tax system in Gibraltar taxation of local commerce within Gibraltar is relatively high. It looks different but at the taxation of offshore companies. Here is a very low taxation. Some experts argue, the Gibraltar as far as the cheapest European offshore location is in that regard. Gibraltar is subject to most of the EU financial regulations, however, there are exceptions. Offshore companies can by Capital-gains taxes and gift taxes be exempted. The significant taxation is income tax, which is similar to the system in the UK so far. To obtain the tax benefits of an offshore company in Gibraltar, it is important from the outset to choose the correct form of society. Inform in this context at an early stage should be about the so-called falls company”. The current development and Outlook of Gibraltar is currently keen to expand his reputation as a European offshore location. Some professionals consider Gibraltar currently the rising star”of the offshore sites. The economic success of an establishment in Gibraltar will depend essentially an optimal preparation, planning, as well as expert advice. Are you interested in more information about Gibraltar as an offshore location or are planning a foundation already more concrete? Then visit our Web page for more information!

Gift Packaging For The Car

A car simply as a gift pack good for the car dealership and the car trade: the wedding and graduation season begins. Often, a car is giving away on these special occasions. But, like a car adequate pass as a gift? Slightly more than the almost obligatory bouquet may be there already. “May we pack it you as a gift?”. This question can provide its customers of in good conscience now also the car salesman. So he offers a service of car buyers probably didn’t expect: the complete car in a decorative gift box. The car-gift-cover makes a very special experience that both still like and long remember passing vehicle for the giver and the recipient.

The occasion is honored appropriately. This affordable accessory to increase customer satisfaction and thus customer loyalty. The novel and patented gift cover COVER KING is there for 79,-in the Internet-shop of ‘autolovers’ in. It consists of a polypropylene Spunbonded. Incorporated elastics provide a good hold and the present loop is simply Stablizing. It is available – suitable for sedans in three different sizes up to 5.80 m. Vehicle handover with gift packaging autolovers, Kai-Uwe Mielke