Daily Archives: August 17, 2018

SIMEX announces partnership with Prime Trust Company

American Retail Group Inc. (aka Simex Inc.), the public corporation organized in the State of Nevada, USA

LAS VEGAS, Aug. 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Prime Trust is a US financial institution and chartered trust company registered in the state of Nevada that provides SEC qualified custodian and escrow services, as well as standard and custom trust services partnered with SIMEX, a US multifunctional digital assets exchange platform.

Vissilli Oxenuk, President of SIMEX says:
“Our cooperation with Prime Trust will allow us to empower SIMEX as multifunctional platform specializing in various services for work with cryptocurrencies and tokens, to provide customers with a greater security and reliability, to expand geography of partners involved in transactions, to provide institutional investors with additional investment opportunities with high securities and reliability of transactions. The fact that all transactions provided by Prime Trust are under SEC Regulations should give our clients more confidence in making SIMEX the main tool in their work in the cryptocurrency industry”.

Scott Purcell, CEO of Prime Trust stated:
“Our services are in demand and can work for the benefit of customers who need high reliability and security of transactions particularly in the emerging and developing of the industry of economy – cryptocurrency and digital assets. We planned to develop and expand our services to serve all participants in the blockchain-industry, we hope that our partnership with SIMEX will allow it to reach new heights in its business”.

About SIMEX: American Retail Group Inc. (aka Simex Inc.) is a public US corporation registered in the state of  Nevada, providing a multifunctional digital assets exchange platform that offers services for listing digital assets, cryptocurrency trades, issuance of prepaid SIMEX Black Master Cards, servicing both in the digital currency (Bitcoin, Ethereum, etc.) and in fiat money.

About Prime Trust: Prime Trust LLC is a private US trust company registered in the state of Nevada, providing SEC qualified custodian and escrow services, both for fiat money transactions and bitcoin, Ethereum and ERC20 tokens.

Contact information:
Email: info@simex.global
Headquarters: 2770 S Maryland Pkw, Suite 300 Las Vegas, NV 89109

PayByPhone Supports Additional Languages

Drivers can now use the app in Spanish and Chinese

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Aug. 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Drivers who pay for their parking with the PayByPhone app can now use the app in Spanish, Traditional Chinese, and Simplified Chinese. Later this year, the leading mobile parking payment service will also be available in Punjabi. The support of multiple languages increases PayByPhone’s usability for its diverse consumer base, who are located across North America, Europe, and Australia.

To gain access to the newly supported languages within PayByPhone, drivers can simply download the latest version of the app and set their iOS or Android device to their preferred language. “We’re excited to have expanded our language offerings beyond English and French,” said Barrie Arnold, Chief Commercial Officer, PayByPhone North America. “PayByPhone is available in many multicultural cities worldwide, and this update improves the app’s accessibility.

PayByPhone has gained a global presence due to its ability to help drivers pay for their parking in seconds, requiring only a mobile phone. The app also has a variety of convenient features including text message reminders that are sent prior to a parking session expiring, and the option to extend parking times from anywhere. For those wanting to keep track of their parking, the app sends receipts straight to a driver’s email inbox.

Ready to start using PayByPhone? Begin parking immediately by downloading the app or by visiting paybyphone.com. To access all of PayByPhone’s features, register for a free account today.


PayByPhone is one of the fastest growing mobile payments companies in the world, processing more than $345.6 million USD in payments annually. Through the company’s mobile web, smartphone and smartwatch applications, PayByPhone helps millions of consumers easily and securely pay for parking without the hassles of waiting in line, having to carry change or risking costly fines. Registration is quick and easy and the app reminds the user when their parking is about to expire, allowing them to top up from anywhere, at any time.


Name: Megan Smit
Designation: Marketing Director, PayByPhone Global
Email: msmit@paybyphone.com
Mobile: (+1) 650 – 451 – 2489

Russia-Iran-Turkey summit scheduled for September

Kremlin spokesperson Dmitry Peskov said Thursday that President Putin may attend the Russia-Iran-Turkey summit scheduled for early September in Iran to discuss Syria’s future.

Mr. Peskov told reporters that preparations are underway and the meeting’s agenda will be announced once it is finalized. The three countries’ leaders have met twice, in Sochi and Istanbul, in the framework of the Astana Syria Talks.

Source: VOV5

Vietnamese tourism shines in Australia, New Zealand

Australian people are being introduced to Vietnam’s land, people and culture as a tourism promotion program arrived in Sydney on Wednesday.

The event, hosted by the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT), tours 5 destinations in the Pacific region this year, including Australia and New Zealand. The program featured networking events, a roadshow, and musical performances.

VNAT General Director Nguyen Van Tuan said Australia and New Zealand have always been among Vietnam’s top ten tourism markets. Vietnam’s strong economic growth in recent years offers many great opportunities for Australian enterprises, and individuals looking for business and pleasure in the country, he said.

The tourism promotion program is sponsored by 15 Vietnamese enterprises, including Tweet World Travel Agency and Vietnam Airlines.

Source: VOV5

First puppetry festival gets underway in HCM City

The first Vietnam Puppetry Festival opened at Nguyen Hue Pedestrian Street in Ho Chi Minh City on Thursday evening, treating locals and visitors to the special puppetry art.

Several forms of puppetry will take the stage during the three nights of the festival, which will also see a parade of puppets and circus characters, drumming, and music for children. Deputy Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Vuong Duy Bien said: Vietnamese puppetry has both traditional and modern features. We hope this festival will return annually to enrich the cultural and entertainment activities of Nguyen Hue Pedestrian Street.

Source: VOV5

21,000 USD donated to disadvantaged children in Hanoi

Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh and Minister of Labor, War Invalids, and Social Affairs Dao Ngoc Dung visited and delivered gifts to poor children in Phung Chau commune, Chuong My district, Hanoi, on Friday, ahead of the new academic year.

The gifts included 30 scholarships, 30 bicycles, and more than 27,000 milk boxes. The Hanoi Fund for Protection of Children delivered 50 scholarships to children affected by recent floods. Labor Heroes Le Van Kiem and Tran Cam Nhung also donated more than 5,000 USD to build charity houses in Phung Chau. The total donations were worth more than 21,000 USD.

Source: VOV5

Book guiding Vietnam’s nature heritages, culture to debut in August

A book on geographical indication for Vietnam’s nature heritages and culture will be published this month by the National Office of Intellectual Property of Vietnam.

The book will supply information on products’ geographical indications – quality, reputation, traditional values, and origins – to promote Vietnam’s image to domestic and foreign consumers.

The book introduces 60 protected geographical indications in 39 cities and provinces, for example, Phu Quoc fish sauce, Moc Chau Shan Tuyet tea, Buon Ma Thuot coffee, Binh Thuan dragon fruit, Thanh Ha litchi, and Vinh oranges.

Source: VOV5