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StoneMor Partners LP says Lawrence Miller to retire as CEO of StoneMor GP

6:59am EDT

StoneMor Partners LP : Board of Directors of StoneMor Partners announces retirement of CEO . Lawrence Miller decided to retire and will step down as Chairman, President and CEO of StoneMor GP effective Aug 31, 2017 . Miller will remain an advisor to StoneMor GP and Vice Chairman of StoneMor GP Board following his retirement .StoneMor GP board has engaged executive search firm of Heidrick & Struggles to assist in identifying candidates to replace Miller.

AA posts FY core profit of 403 mln stg, up 0.2 pct

2:13am EDT

Aa Plc : Final results for the year ended 31 january 2017 . New business volumes grew 14% . Ias 19 valuation of group's pension schemes was £395m at 31 january, significantly below july 2016 level of £622m . We have proposed changes to our uk pension arrangements which would mitigate current and future liabilities whilst preserving benefits a defined benefit scheme . We expect triennial review of uk schemes to conclude by end of june 2017 . A positive start to 2018 financial year . Trading revenue 1 (£m) 940 925 . Trading ebitda 2 (£m) 403 402 . Trading ebitda margin 3 (%) 42.9 43.5 . Operating profit 4 (£m) 284 297 . Profit after tax 4 (£m) 74 (1) .Dividends per share (p) 9.3 9.0 +3.3%.

Shenzhen Kingsun Science & Technology sees FY 2017 Q1 net profit to decrease by 5 pct to 25 pct

Monday, 27 Mar 2017 11:01pm EDT

Shenzhen Kingsun Science & Technology Co Ltd <300235.SZ> : Sees net profit for FY 2017 Q1 to decrease by 5 percent to 25 percent, or to be 6.7 million yuan to 8.5 million yuan, compared to net profit of FY 2016 Q1 (9 million yuan) .Says decreased revenue as main reason for the forecast.

Riso Kyoiku's sales seen growing 10 pct for FY ending Feb 2018 - Nikkei

Monday, 27 Mar 2017 01:16pm EDT

Nikkei: Riso Kyoiku's group pretax profit is expected to jump 20 percent to 2.5 billion yen ($22.6 million) in the year ending February 2018 - Nikkei . Riso Kyoiku Co Ltd's sales are seen growing 10 percent to 23 billion yen in the year ending February 2018 - Nikkei .Riso Kyoiku Co Ltd's annual dividend payout will likely rise to 28 yen per share from the 25 yen forecast for the just-ended year - Nikkei.

Eastern Pioneer Driving School to cooperate with Kunming University of Science and Technology

Monday, 27 Mar 2017 05:08am EDT

Eastern Pioneer Driving School Co Ltd <603377.SS> :Says co enters into strategic cooperation agreement with Kunming University of Science and Technology.

Johnan Academic Preparatory Institute to fully buy JBS Nursery Corp for 150 mln yen

Monday, 27 Mar 2017 02:36am EDT

Johnan Academic Preparatory Institute Inc <4720.T> : Says it plans to fully acquire 100 percent stake in JBS Nursery Corp which is engaged in nursing service business, from JBS Holdings Co Ltd, on May 1 .Says transaction amount is 150 million yen.

Choi Bong Su resigns as co-CEO of MegaStudy

Sunday, 26 Mar 2017 01:29am EDT

Mega Study Co Ltd <072870.KQ> : Says Choi Bong Su resigned as co-CEO of the company .Says the other co-CEO Gu Wu Jin remains to be CEO of the company, effective March 24.

Virscend Education posts FY profit attributable of RMB302.3 mln

Friday, 24 Mar 2017 11:04am EDT

Virscend Education Co Ltd <1565.HK>: Board has resolved to recommend payment of a final dividend of HK$0.07 per share . FY revenue RMB827.2 million, up 16.9 percent .FY profit attributable RMB302.3 million versus RMB109.7 million.

Grand Peace Group announces disposal of equity interest in Yat Ho Group Limited

Friday, 24 Mar 2017 09:37am EDT

Grand Peace Group Holdings Ltd <8108.HK> : Discloseable transaction disposal of 45% equity interest in Yat Ho Group Limited . Deal for consideration of hk$25 million .Unit as vendor ,purchaser and target company entered into sale and purchase agreement.

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