Tuesday September 26, 2017 21:24

Stcoks Press Release : 09 Jun 2017

SET unveils 557 listed companies nominated for SET Awards 2017 Stcoks—09 Jun 17

The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET), jointly with Money & Banking magazine, will organize the 14th SET Awards event, aiming to enhance quality of companies, and announce a list of the 557 qualified firms having passed the preliminary screening

Outlooks On Japan-Based AIG Subsidiaries Revised Downward To Ratings Affirmed At #A+# Stcoks—09 Jun 17

TOKYO--9 Jun--S&P Global Ratings

TOKYO (S&P Global Ratings) June 9, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today said it has revised to negative from stable the outlooks on Japan-based AIU Insurance Company Ltd. (AIU Insurance) and Fuji Fire & Marine Insurance Co. Ltd. (Fuji Fire). Both insurers are the operating subsidiaries of AIG Japan Holdings K.K. (AIG Japan), which is a nonoperating holding subsidiary of U.S.-based American International Group Inc. (AIG). At the same time, we have affirmed our 'A+' financial strength and long-term counterparty credit ratings on AIU Insurance and Fuji Fire. Our rating actions on AIU Insurance and Fuji Fire follow our outlook revisions and rating affirmations of AIG's core companies on June 6 (see "American International Group Inc. Outlook Revised To Negative From Stable; Ratings Affirmed," published June 6).

We base our rating affirmations of AIU Insurance and Fuji Fire on: (1) our rating affirmations of AIG's core companies; and (2) our continued assessments of AIU Insurance's and Fuji Fire's status in AIG as core. We kept our assessments of their group status as core primarily because we believe they are strategically important to the AIG group and they are both fully integrated into the group. Based on our group rating methodology, the financial strength and long-term counterparty credit ratings on a

COFCO (Hong Kong) Ltd. #BBB+# Rating Affirmed Despite Better Pro Outlook Stcoks—09 Jun 17

HONG KONG (S&P Global Ratings) June 9, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today said it has affirmed its 'BBB+' long-term corporate credit rating on COFCO (Hong Kong) Ltd. (COFCO HK). The outlook is stable. We also affirmed our 'BBB+' long-term issue

Finance Minister Presides over the Opening of EXIM Thailand Representative Office in Myanmar in Stcoks—09 Jun 17

Mr. Apisak Tantivorawong, Thailand's Minister for Finance, presided over the opening ceremony of Export-Import Bank of Thailand (EXIM Thailand)'s representative office in Yangon, Myanmar. The event was witnessed and attended by EXIM Thailand's directors

Photo Release: SCB congratulates the 14th class of the SCB SME Intelligent Entrepreneur Program to Stcoks—09 Jun 17

Siam Commercial Bank (SCB) and the Faculty of Commerce and Accountancy, Chulalongkorn University recently hosted a closing ceremony for the 14th class of the SCB SME Intelligent Entrepreneur Program (SCB SME-IEP) for SME owners, held at the SCB Head

SCG enters start-up sphere Stcoks—09 Jun 17

SCG, the industrial conglomerate, has made the move on corporate venturing activities by setting up "AddVentures", aiming to invest in startups in enterprise, industrial and B2B verticals. Mr.Yuttana Jiamtragan, Vice President-Corporate Administration of

KTC launched the 7th edition of Debt Clearance program for KTC PROUD members. The grand prizes are Stcoks—09 Jun 17

"KTC" or Krungthai Card Public Company Limited by Miss Phichamon Jitpentham, Senior Manager - Personal Loans Business, has introduced a special campaign to help relieve KTC PROUD members from their financial burdens. Held for the seventh consecutive

#Banana Skins survey reflects industry risk perception Stcoks—09 Jun 17

The global insurance industry's ability to confront structural and technological changes is now the greatest risk it faces, according to a new survey of insurers and close observers of the sector. The CSFI's latest Insurance Banana Skins 2017 survey,

Jamaica: WB Approves US$70M to Support Fiscal Sustainability and Competitiveness Stcoks—09 Jun 17

WASHINGTON, June 8, 2017- The World Bank Board of Executive Directors today approved a US$70 million Development Policy Loan to support Jamaica's efforts to improve the investment climate and sustain fiscal and public financial management. "We welcome

Lindenhurst Park District, IL GO Refunding Park Bonds Assigned #A# Rating On Strong Wealth And Stcoks—09 Jun 17

CHICAGO (S&P Global Ratings) June 8, 2017--S&P Global Ratings assigned its 'A' long-term rating to Lindenhurst Park District, Ill.'s series 2017B general obligation (GO) refunding park bonds (alternate revenue source). The outlook is stable. "The

Mylan N.V.#s $1.65 Billion Commercial Paper Program Rated #A-3# Stcoks—09 Jun 17

NEW YORK (S&P Global Ratings) June 8, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today assigned its short-term 'A-3' rating to Mylan N.V.'s 364-day $1.65 billion commercial paper program. The program is backed by Mylan's $2.0 billion revolving credit facility. We

World Bank Supports Haitis Post-Matthew Reconstruction Stcoks—09 Jun 17

WASHINGTON, June 8, 2017— The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors approved today a US$20 million grant to rehabilitate roads and bridges in southern Haiti, and strengthen the capacity of the country's civil protection to respond to disasters.

Various Rating Actions Taken On 44 Classes From Six U.S. RMBS Transactions Stcoks—09 Jun 17

NEW YORK (S&P Global Ratings) June 8, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today completed its review of 44 classes from six U.S. residential mortgage-backed securities (RMBS) transactions issued between 2003 and 2005. All of these transactions are backed by

New York City Housing Development Corp. Revenue Bonds Assigned Various Stcoks—09 Jun 17

SAN FRANCISCO (S&P Global Ratings) June 8, 2017--S&P Global Ratings assigned its 'AA+' long-term rating to New York City Housing Development Corp.'s (NYCHDC) 2017 series C-1 and C-2 sustainable neighborhood multi-family housing revenue bonds. At

WB/Chile: Improved Care for Chronic Diseases Stcoks—09 Jun 17

WASHINGTON, D.C., June 8, 2017. – More than 13 million people will benefit from a new project for the health sector in Chile, funded by a US$80 million loan approved by the Board of Executive Directors of the World Bank today. The Public Health

Jack Cooper Holdings Corp. Rating Revised To #D# On Skipped Interest Debt Rating Revised To Stcoks—09 Jun 17

NEW YORK (S&P Global Ratings) June 8, 2017--S&P Global Ratings said today that it revised its corporate credit rating on Jack Cooper Holdings Corp. to 'D'. At the same time, we revised our issue-level rating on Jack Cooper Holdings'$375 million

A Better Skilled Workforce is Essential to Boosting Ukraines Economy Stcoks—09 Jun 17

Kyiv, June 8, 2017 – Ukraine needs to improve people's skills to boost productivity and make the country more competitive, according to a new World Bank report launched in Kyiv today. Skills for a Modern Ukraine says that not enough workers have

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2017 Article IV Consultation with Bangladesh Stcoks—09 Jun 17

On May 26, 2017, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the 2017 Article IV Consultation with Bangladesh, and considered and endorsed the staff appraisal without a meeting. [1] Steady monetary policy management and fiscal

IMF Executive Board Concludes First Post-Program Monitoring Discussion with Stcoks—09 Jun 17

On June 7, 2017, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the first Post-Program Monitoring Discussion [1] with Cyprus. Cyprus's economic recovery has continued to strengthen in the 15 months since it exited from the

UnionPay International launches premium catering privilege U Dining Stcoks—09 Jun 17

Several participating Michelin-starred restaurants are collaborating with a payment network brand for the first time UnionPay International launches its premium catering privilege program, U Dining Collection. The program incorporates globally renowned