Standard Chartered Bank Limited (SCBK.ke) listed on the Nairobi Securities Exchange under the Banking sector has released it’s 2007 annual report.For more information about Standard Chartered Bank Limited (SCBK.ke) reports, abridged reports, interim earnings results and earnings presentations, visit the Standard Chartered Bank Limited (SCBK.ke) company page on AfricanFinancials.Document: Standard Chartered Bank Limited (SCBK.ke) 2007 annual report.Company ProfileStandard Chartered Bank Limited is a financial services institution in Kenya offering banking products and services to the personal, commercial and corporate sectors. The financial institution is a subsidiary of Standard Chartered Bank Limited and has a presence in Asia, Africa, the Middle East, Europe and the Americas. The company offers a full-service offering ranging from transactional banking to loans, mortgages, insurance and investments, asset management and treasury services. Formerly known as The Chartered Bank, the company changed its name to Standard Chartered Bank in 1969. The former company was founded in 1853 and is headquartered in London, United Kingdom. Standard Chartered Bank Limited’s head office is in Nairobi, Kenya. Standard Chartered Bank Limited is listed on the Nairobi Securities Exchange
previously, Sina (SINA.NASDAQ) CEO and President Cao Guowei said, Sina micro-blog has six possible ways of profit. However, as of now, there is not yet a micro-blog business with Internet Co to find a profit model.
yesterday, a source told the "First Financial Daily", Sina micro-blog will launch a virtual currency "micro currency" to a small scale users in the third quarter, which means that sina, micro-blog began to try to find profitable channels, virtual currency "learning Tencent Q money", the force in the personal value-added services business. Micro payment with Q coins, with hundreds of millions of users of the Tencent, has become the most coveted Internet Co Chinese.
linked to the previous Cao Guowei said Sina micro-blog will launch the game business in the three quarter of this year, the source is expected to be the first micro currency will be applied to some aspects of value-added services to individual users. Allegedly, micro currency will include the equivalent of 1 yuan purchasing power for the purchase of virtual goods and services.
since its launch in August 28, 2009, at the end of April this year, Sina micro-blog users has exceeded 140 million, expected by the end of the year will exceed 200 million. Sina micro-blog Cao Guowei high hopes, and is up to the strategic position as important news portal, Sina micro-blog business at present by Sina vice president and general manager of micro-blog Peng Shaobin is responsible, the hand team is expected to end from the current six hundred or seven hundred to 1200.
Cao Guowei has revealed that sina has attracted tens of thousands of developers, new applications are being developed for the third – to 70 thousand – 50 thousand. Currently, Sina has landed micro-blog platform third party applications more than 3000, the user can apply in the polymerization page (application Square) to see about 900 applications. Cao Guowei is expected in the future there will be more applications login Sina micro-blog platform.
CICC latest research report released by Sina micro-blog, sina is expected to register the number of users by the end of 2011 will reach 200 million ~2.5 billion, and is likely to reach a high limit of range of 250 million.
has more than two hundred million of the size of the user Tencent micro-blog, with its huge user base has become the biggest potential rival Sina micro-blog. Tencent’s digital executives had also told reporters that the third party developers divided into Tencent at least within a year to distinguish between $100 million.
Sina’s old rival Sohu has just conducted a micro-blog revision. For sina will launch micro currency, chairman of the board of directors of Sohu and CEO Zhang Zhaoyang told reporters: we are not so anxious earnings." This is Zhang Zhaoyang, Sina rely mainly on portal advertising as the main source of income, long-term investment for micro-blog business profit is more urgent, the Sohu’s profit sources are more diverse, in addition to the portal advertising, games, search, video and other sources of income.
, however, Zhang Zhaoyang said: we still want to focus on the development of users. The future will consider light Bo