Saturday July 21, 2018 22:19

ACCORD Press Releases

How new technology and AI can control rising maintenance costs IT—20 Jul 18

Activity in Australia's mining sector is accelerating, auguring well for exports and the broader economy, according to economic forecaster and industry analyst, BIS Oxford Economics. But with maintenance costs forecast to increase nearly 60 percent over

MONSTERS LURKING IN THE DEEP Real-life sea creatures have long captured the imagination Entertainment—19 Jul 18

The marine world continues to be a source of folklore given that a whopping 95 percent of the planet's oceans remain unexplored, according to the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Unsurprisingly then, many creatures living beneath the

CIMB THAI posts THB 360.1 million net profit for 6M2018 Stcoks—19 Jul 18

- NIM improved to 3.87%, compared to 3.81% YoY, from more efficient management of funding costs 6M2018 Financial Results Mr. Kittiphun Anutarasoti, President and Chief Executive Officer of CIMB Thai Bank PCL, stated that according to the consolidated

Munich Re Figures Show Fewer Severe Natural Disasters in the First Half of the Stcoks—12 Jul 18

- The first half of 2018 was fortunate in that natural disasters across the world caused significantly lower losses than usual. According to provisional figures, overall losses were around US$ 33bn, the lowest level since 2005 (US$ 29bn after adjustment

the Hazelnut Almond Cream Financier General—02 Jul 18

A classic little French cake, the financier has its origins in the Middle Ages where it was baked by nuns of the Visitandine order. Later, the story goes, the tasty little cakes became popularly christened for resembling miniature bars of gold. According

Nations Improving Technology Also Improve Sustainability: Health, Education Infrastructure Most IT—27 Jun 18

Nations investing in technology infrastructure make faster, more efficient progress towards the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDG), according to a report released by Huawei today in London, England. The study assesses correlations between

Hemaraj Land And Development PLC. Changes its Corporate Name to WHA Industrial Development Public Stcoks—26 Jun 18

Eight industrial estates and four logistics parks also change names accordingly, in line with WHA Group's branding strategy WHA Corporation PCL (WHA Group), Thailand's leader in fully-integrated logistics and industrial facilities solutions, announced

Thailand MICE posts gains General—25 Jun 18

Thailand MICE continues to record a strong 13% growth in MICE travellers during the first half of the fiscal year 2018, according to the latest report from Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (TCEB). Reporting details of the half-year performance,

Oral Semaglutide Demonstrated Significant Reduction in Blood Sugar vs Placebo in PIONEER 1 Heathcare—25 Jun 18

Oral semaglutide, an investigational GLP-1 analogue taken as a once-daily tablet, achieved significant reductions in blood sugar versus placebo in adults with type 2 diabetes, according to findings from the PIONEER 1 phase 3a trial. The trial evaluated

World Bank Rwanda Economic Update Stcoks—22 Jun 18

KIGALI, June 21, 2018--Rwanda's annual growth reached 6.1% in the second half of 2017, thanks to improved export performance, revitalized agriculture and resumption of growth in private consumption, according to the 12thedition of the World Bank Rwanda

Costly Cloud Breaches Putting Digital Transformation Strategies at Risk, Finds Kaspersky IT—20 Jun 18

The success of digital transformation projects are being stalled by the fear of the impact and rising costs of breaches associated with "data on the go". According to new research from Kaspersky Lab, safeguarding data in the cloud is continuing to

Cardiologist Reccomends Top 3 Steps to Help Prevent Heart Disease in Heathcare—15 Mar 18

Bangkok, In Thailand, an average of 150 people per day, or six people per hour die from heart disease according to the Ministry of Public Health who reported that from 2012 to 2016, the average number of deaths caused by heart disease was approximately

Report: Persistent Conflict and Instability Hamper the Recovery of the Central African Stcoks—20 Jun 18

BANGUI, June 19, 2018 – According to the first issue of the Central African Republic (CAR) Economic Update published today by the World Bank, the deterioration in security conditions and the humanitarian situation is dampening hopes for a robust

BGRIM and Xuan Cau ink JV pact for ASEAN#s largest solar power plant Energy—19 Jun 18

The plan to set up the largest solar power house in Southeast Asia has advanced towards realisation with two sponsors - Thailand's B.Grimm Power and Xuan Cau of Vietnam - signed a partnership accord. The landmark agreement for the 420-megawatt facility

Thai entertainment and media revenues to reach $14bn in 2022: PwC Stcoks—15 Jun 18

Thai entertainment and media (E&M) spending is forecast to reach US$14 billion (THB 478 billion), growing at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 6.5% through 2022, according to PwC's Global entertainment and media outlook 2018-2022. Total global

Vietnams economic prospects improve further, with GDP projected to expand by 6.8 percent in Stcoks—15 Jun 18

Recent growth uptick driven by favorable domestic and external conditions may gradually moderate. Hanoi, June 14, 2018 - Vietnam's economic growth momentum remains robust and is accompanied by broad macroeconomic stability. According to Taking Stock,

What You Think About Getting Old Impacts Your Health, Quality of Life According to New Orb Media Heathcare—13 Jun 18

New Orb Media Inc. reporting and data analysis [ https://www.orbmedia.org/agewell ] shows a strong connection between how we view old age, how well we age and the effects seen across world cultures. Individuals with a positive attitude towards old age

Better Cities in Latin America and the Caribbean are Essential for More Productivity and Stcoks—13 Jun 18

WASHINGTON, June 12, 2018—Cities can be enormous engines for growth and development in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC), particularly when policies supporting higher productivity are in place, according to a new World Bank report. Increased

Ethiopia Economic Update: The Untapped Benefits of Services Reforms Stcoks—12 Jun 18

ADDIS ABABA, June 11, 2018 - Ethiopia's GDP growth will decelerate to 9.6% in fiscal year 2018 (July 2017 to June 2018), down from 10.9% in fiscal year 2017, according to a new World Bank Group report. The Horn of Africa nation was the world's fastest

BEST WESTERN(R) HOTELS RESORTS MAKES BUSINESS TRAVEL EASIER AND MORE REWARDING WITH BEST WESTERN Lifestyle—11 Jun 18

Small to Mid-Sized Businesses Reap Big Benefits with Best Western Business Advantage, Including a $20 Best Western Travel Card(R) After First Stay This Summer With direct spending on business travel totaling more than $317 billion last year, according to

European football market exceeds EUR25 billion for the first time as the #big five leagues continue Stcoks—08 Jun 18

- The European football market generated EUR25.5bn in revenues in the 2016/17 season, according to Deloitte's Annual Review of Football Finance - The 27th edition covers all of the 'big five' European leagues in detail with further insight into others

AIT remains the top-ranked international university according to latest General—07 Jun 18

The Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) has maintained its position as the world's top international university once again, bagging six perfect scores for the second consecutive year in the category of "International Orientation" in the latest edition of

Indonesia: Investment-led Growth Continues Stcoks—07 Jun 18

JAKARTA, June 6, 2018 – An investment-led economic expansion has kept Indonesia's economy growing at a solid pace, reaching 5.1 percent in the first quarter of 2018, according to the World Bank's June 2018 Indonesia Economic Quarterly released here

Artificial Intelligence to thrive in logistics according to DHL and IT—05 Jun 18

- Increasing AI adoption in consumer and enterprise domains paired with physical and digital logistics networks will drive new levels of value creation - Augments human expertise through self-learning systems that help generate novel insights from big

Charming Luquan awaits global tourists Lifestyle—05 Jun 18

The Second Tourism Development Conference of Shijiazhuang City, capital city of Hebei Province, will be held in Luquan District, a beautiful place seated at the eastern side of Taihang Mountains from June 9 to June 11, according to Luquan District

FTSE SET Index Series June 2018 Semi-annual Review Stcoks—05 Jun 18

FTSE Russell and The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) jointly announces the result of June 2018 semi-annual review for FTSE SET Index Series. The index series is reviewed semi-annually in accordance with the index ground rules. As a result of this

New UN report calls for Asia-Pacific to step up development reform efforts to meet Sustainable General—11 May 18

Countries in Asia and the Pacific have made inroads towards achieving several of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030, but progress remains uneven across the region, according to a new report by the United Nations Economic and Social

Improving Taxation to Finance Ugandas Development Stcoks—16 May 18

KAMPALA, May 15, 2018--Uganda's economy is expected to grow at 5.5 percent this year, rising above 6 percent all through to 2019, according to the World Bank's 11th Uganda Economic Update launched in Kampala today. The improvement in performance,

Tech to Bridge $1.5 Trillion Trade Finance Gap and Accelerate SME Growth Over Next Decade, Predicts Stcoks—17 May 18

Ripe for industrialisation in the trade sector, technology advancements could bridge the current $1.5tn trade finance gap, with potential to inject new growth in trade, according to a report on 'The Future of Trade' from DMCC, the world's flagship Free

In 2018, up to 67% of the new crypto assets we followed were selling below issuance prices, Stcoks—21 May 18

Today, Huobi Research, shared the latest '2018 H1 Global Blockchain Industry Overview and Prospects' report. According to the report, crypto assets crowd funding exploded in 2017. The funding amount was 23 times that of 2016. In 2018, up to 67% of the