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General Press Release : 25 Oct 2006

Company Expands Nuclear Office Facilities in Stoughton, Massachusetts to Accommodate Growing General—25 Oct 06

Shaw Sponsors Scholar-Intern Program for Students of University of Massachusetts Lowell's Francis College of Engineering The Shaw Group Inc. (NYSE: SGR) announced today that it has relocated its nuclear office in Stoughton, Massachusetts to a larger facil


True Corporation Plc, Thailand’s leading communications solutions provider and lifestyle enabler, is expanding its hi-speed customer base through a special promotion with 8 leading computer brands; Acer, Asus, BenQ, Fujitsu, Lenovo, Sony, SVOA and T

Photo Release: SET Chairman visits KGI booth General—25 Oct 06

Mr. Vijit Supinit, chairman of the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET), visited KGI Securities (Thailand) Public Company Limited at its booth for October’s Thai Investors' Day at SET Building. For more information please contact: Orawan Thalerngkrietkh

AsiaNet Daily Summary - Press Releases for Wednesday, October 25, 2006 General—25 Oct 06

MELBOURNE: Aconex will provide its online information management service to Ocean Park Corporation's HK$5.55 billion (US$715 million) Ocean Park Master Redevelopment Project in Hong Kong. STENT SAFE... NATICK, Mass., and WASHINGTON: Boston

Healthcare Leaders Receive Top Honours General—25 Oct 06

Karen Davis, president of The Commonwealth Fund and Planetree, the Connecticut-based organisation that has pioneered personalizing the healthcare experience for patients and their families, have been awarded top honours in the 2006 Annual Picker Institute

Siemens signs contract to build Bang Pakong Combined Cycle Power Plant General—25 Oct 06

The Siemens Power Generation Group (PG) together with its consortium partner Marubeni Corp., Japan today signed a contract with the Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT) to build a new turnkey 700 MW combined cycle power plant to be incorpor

Four Thai Bodybuilders to Fight at the 60th IFBB Men's World Bodybuilding General—25 Oct 06

Four bodybuilders from Thai Bodybuilding Association, including Thailand’s first Bodybuilding Champion Sitthi Charoenrith, will compete at the 60th IFBB Men’s World Bodybuilding Championships organised in Ostrava, Czech Republic from 26 –

Comptel Chosen by Huawei as Qualified Partner for Mediation and Provisioning General—25 Oct 06

Agreement between Huawei and Comptel builds on existing successful joint-project deliveries Comptel Corporation (OMX Helsinki: CTL1V), a leading OSS software vendor for convergent mediation, charging, provisioning and network inventory, announced today th

Consumer Discretionary Sectors Feel Most Heat From Potential Downgrades, Article General—25 Oct 06

The number of entities at risk of potential downgrades reached 663 in mid-October, according to an article published today by Standard & Poor's Ratings Services. The article, which is titled "Downgrade Potential Across Credit Grades And Sectors," says

Thai Tsunami Long Tail Boat Relief Fund Delivers Second Fleet of Boats to Fishermen in the General—25 Oct 06

The Thai Tsunami Long Tail Boat Relief Fund presented an additional 13 boats to local fishermen following the delivery of the first 11 in July. In the immediate aftermath of the 2004 Tsunami, Western Union, like many companies at the time, donated funds t


Recently, Nakrop Niamnamtham, Founder and Managing Director of nForce Security Systems AP Co., Ltd., the trusted IT security advisor and partner, officially announced the company and its core business and policy that is to develop channel partner and syst

Celebrate Loy Krathong with World Class Italian Cuisine And a World Class Spectacle on the River of General—25 Oct 06

The Royal Orchid Sheraton Hotel & Towers is delighted to welcome you on the celebratory night of Loy Krathong. Not only can you make a wish by the river on our private pier, you can also enjoy delicious dishes created by guest chef Giovanni Dianna, a


Etihad Airways, the National Airline of the United Arab Emirates, recently sponsored a ‘European Young Professionals’ networking event which was held at the Dream Boutique Hotel Sukhumvit Soi 15 earlier this month. European Young Professionals

DTAC announced 17% YoY increase in the third quarter's net profit General—25 Oct 06

DTAC, Thailand’s leading mobile operator, reported its 3- month- results in the third quarter ended September 30, 2006 of 1.2 billion baht, up 17.1% compared to the same quarter of last year (“YoY”). Service revenues were 11.9 billion ba


Move will promote fair and free competition, benefiting the Thai people without lowering Government revenue. Private companies’ tax payments will be transparent and easily verified. True Corporation has welcomed the new ICT Minister’s initiati

Oracle Beats SAP in Human Resources Software Shootout Oracle Wins Competition at 9th Annual HR General—25 Oct 06

Oracle beat SAP in the second annual human capital management (HCM) shootout at the HR Technology Conference & Exposition in Chicago, Oct. 5. More than 450 human resource executives, professionals and industry leaders rated the live product demonstrat

Acer boasts to consecutively become No. 1 in Thailand total PC market by end of General—25 Oct 06

– Launch Acer’s “MaxMini” targeting users who look for design together with function – Acer Computer Co., Ltd. Thailand’s number one computer vendor and Thailand’s leader in notebook market for 12 consecutive quar

Morning Talk TV Programme calendar news on 27 Oct 06 General—25 Oct 06

Dr Valerie McKenzie (right), Anchor and Lead Presenter of Morning Talk TV Programme, talks to HE Mr Ji?í Šitler (left), Ambassador of Czech Republic to Thailand about Czech Republic national day, which falls every year on 28th of October, as wel

KTC Million invites member to "Business Perspective 2007". General—25 Oct 06

Miss Ratana Cholprypimolrat, Executive Vice President, Revolving Loans Business “KTC” or Krungthai Card Public Company Limited, invites KTC Million members to attend the seminar of “Business Perspective 2007” on Thursday November 2

L'Occitane Introduces Immortelle Very Precious Cream General—25 Oct 06

L’Occitane, a leading skincare and beauty products from Provence in France, introduces the ‘L’Occitane Immortelle Very Precious Cream’, anti-wrinkle skincare formulated with Immortelle organic. Available now at L’Occitane bou

DHL forms strategic partnership with Polar Air Cargo General—25 Oct 06

Customer service to improve through shorter Trans-Pacific transit times DHL to cement partnership through minority shareholding in Polar DHL, the world’s leading express and logistics company, is forming a strategic partnership with Polar Air Cargo

TMC signs the first RFID technology licensing Ready to expand Animal ID chip market in General—25 Oct 06

Technology Management Center (TMC) granted the first and only license of RFID microchip for animal tagging to Silicon Crafts Technology Co.,Ltd. Upon receiving the license from TMC, Silicon Crafts Technology has produced 60,000 RFID microchips for animal

Fitch Affirms Ratings of Major Thai Banks, Removes Rating Watch Negative General—25 Oct 06

Fitch Ratings has today affirmed the ratings of seven major Thai banks and removed them from Rating Watch Negative on which they were placed on 20 September 2006 following the military coup. The Outlook on their ratings is now Stable. This action follows

Fitch Affirms Thailand's Ratings, Removes Rating Watch Negative General—25 Oct 06

Fitch Ratings today affirmed the Kingdom of Thailand's 'BBB+' Long-term foreign currency Issuer Default rating ("IDR") and 'A' Long-term local currency IDR and removed them from Rating Watch Negative on which they were placed on 19 September 2006. The Out

THAI Clarifies Incident Concerning Flight TG106, Routed Bangkok – Chiang General—25 Oct 06

The Corporate Communications Department, Thai Airways International Public Company Limited clarifies the incident concerning flight TG106 that on 24 October 2006 at 10.25 hrs., THAI’s A300-600 aircraft, flight TG106 routed Bangkok – Chiang Mai


HSBC in Thailand will offer up to 10% extra discount for its cardholders to enjoy more shopping at Central Midnight Sale. Premier card members will receive 10% discount on top and 5% extra discount for gold and classic cardholders. The promotion period wi

TRIS Rating Affirms "BBB/Stable" Rating for Senior Secured Debentures of General—25 Oct 06

TRIS Rating Co., Ltd. has affirmed the rating of Bt1,100 million senior secured debentures (GOLD088A) of Golden Land Property Development PLC (GOLD) at “BBB” with “stable” outlook. The rating reflects GOLD’s accepted brand na

Independent Meta-Analysis Confirms Safety and Efficacy of TAXUS(TM) General—25 Oct 06

Results also Show Statistically Significant Late Stent Thrombosis Rate for Cypher(TM) Stent vs. Bare-Metal Stent Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) today announced that an independent meta-analysis of more than 3,500 patients from five clinical tri