CNN International announced that Standard Chartered Bank is to sponsor its new weekly on-air and online business segment, The Biz Clinic. The sponsorship takes effect from August 2009 and encompasses on-air segments in the network’s World Business Today and Quest means Business programs that air across CNN in Asia Pacific, Europe, Middle East and Africa. The initiative also encompasses extensive digital resources at the dedicated website Designed to give practical advice amidst the financial crisis, The Biz Clinic features contributions from CNN’s international anchors, correspondents and dedicated business specialists. Online resources include extensive video, blogs and an interactive ‘Ask the expert’ feature.