Thursday October 18, 2018 19:04

ACCORD Press Releases

High GDP Per Capita and World-class Infrastructure Drive Added Value for Property Investment in Properties—17 Oct 18

With its high gross domestic product (GDP) per capita and investments in building a world-class infrastructure, investing in premium residential real estate in Dubai guarantees strong returns for international investors, according to market

FLEXIBLE WORKING TO CONTRIBUTE $10TR TO GLOBAL ECONOMY BY 2030 ACCORDING TO REGUS General—17 Oct 18

- Flexible working will save businesses money, reduce costs and boost productivity, causing a ripple effect across entire economies - The US could see an economic boost of as much as $4.5 trillion annually - China could see the greatest gross value add

Aidemy is Offering an Online Learning Platform Specialising in Blockchain IT—17 Oct 18

- Aidemy is the learning platform where students can learn how Bitcoin and Blockchain work with Aidemy's coding exercises. According to a report prepared by Satis Group Crypto Research

Zhejiang Xianju Creates a County Model of Beautiful China with Green General—16 Oct 18

From October 12th to 14th, the 3rd China's County Green Development Xianju Forum was held in Xianju county, Zhejiang province, according to the Publicity Department of the CPC Xianju County Committee. Xianju is a relatively remote mountainous area in

Trina Solar awarded gold medal again in renowned CSR rating Energy—12 Oct 18

Trina Solar was recently awarded a gold medal for the second consecutive year as a recognition of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) performance by EcoVadis, an independent third-party assessment organization. According to the report, Trina

Samitivej warns more Thais at risk of food allergies Failure to get treatment can cause a Heathcare—11 Oct 18

According to Samitivej Allergy Institute, the number of Thais at risk from food allergies has surged by 300-400 percent in recent years as a result of lifestyle changes. The risk factors come from good living and more awareness of cleanliness, which have

BGRIM clinches VN solar power supply with EVN Energy—11 Oct 18

B.Grimm Power Plc (BGRIM) has clinched an accord to supply electricity from its solar photovoltaic (PV) farm in Phu Yen Province, Vietnam to the Electricity of Vietnam (EVN). The conclusion of the 20-year power purchase agreement (PPA) today in Hanoi, in

Drink Differently: Three Trends Set to Light up the Newsfeed in 2019, According to WORLD General—10 Oct 18

The world is in the throes of a cocktail revolution. Nearly a quarter of all Americans drink cocktails when out with friends[1], as do almost a fifth of UK consumers[2]. In the past eight years, London Cocktail Week - the biggest drinks festival in the

FOMM invests one billion baht in local small EV car production Automotive—09 Oct 18

FOMM (Asia) Company Limited, a Thai-Japanese joint venture to produce full battery electric car in Thailand, has announced its one-billion-baht investment plan to produce small electric car in Thailand to serve domestic market and exports. According to

Connectivity issues lead to damaged relationships in 1-in-6 cases IT—05 Oct 18

Staying connected is now an obligatory part of showing you care. According to a study from Kaspersky Lab, connectivity is now a vital part of our duty to family, friends and loved ones. The research shows that when people can't use their devices, their

Whether for business, leisure or #bleisure, travelers are going solo Agoda releases findings from Lifestyle—03 Oct 18

With longer working hours, constant digital contact and increasing obligations, it's no wonder more people are treating themselves to solo trips to (temporarily) get away from it all! According to a survey by Agoda, one of the world's fastest-growing

OPPORTUNITIES IN DOWNTOWN BANGKOK RESIDENTIAL RENTAL MARKET Properties—03 Oct 18

The downtown residential rental market in Bangkok is driven by expatriate tenants working in Thailand who want to rent in a limited number of areas and mainly choose either apartments, rental units in a condominium or a serviced apartment, according to

People With Diabetes May Achieve Improved Glycaemic Control With Tresiba(R) Versus Glargine U100, Heathcare—02 Oct 18

According to results of a post-hoc analysis people with both type 1 and type 2 diabetes in clinical practice may achieve improved glycaemic control (HbA1c) with Tresiba(R) (insulin degludec) versus insulin glargine U100, without an increase in

Fitch Ratings: Thailand Resilient to Rising Global Risks Stcoks—02 Oct 18

Thailand's economy and banks should be able to weather heightening global risks from rising US interest rates, although escalating trade wars could pressure global growth next year, according to sovereign and banking analysts at Fitch Ratings' annual

The 2018 China (Qufu) International Confucius Cultural Festival the Fifth Nishan Forum on World General—28 Sep 18

On September 26 morning, the 2018 China (Qufu) International Confucius Cultural Festival & the Fifth Nishan Forum on World Civilizations opened in Qufu, the hometown of Confucius, according to the Information Office of Shandong Provincial

BANGKOK LEADS THE WAY IN MASTERCARDS 2018 GLOBAL DESTINATION CITIES INDEX FOR THE THIRD CONSECUTIVE General—27 Sep 18

Thailand has continued to see significant growth in the travel sector, making it the only country with three in the top 20 global destination cities, according to the seventh annual Mastercard Global Destination Cities Index (GDCI), released today. The

In Ukraine, Labor, Taxation, and Social Policies Must Be Upgraded to Address Rising Inequality, Stcoks—26 Sep 18

WASHINGTON, September 25, 2018 – Social inequality across the regions of Ukraine is low, but the social gap in urban and rural areas remains wide, according to a new World Bank report. Toward a New Social Contract calls for a fundamental rethinking

Next-generation Blockchain Platform Locus Chain Debuts Coin Listing on Global Cryptocurrency IT—25 Sep 18

Locus Chain tokens, issued by the next-generation blockchain platform Locus Chain Foundation (Locus Chain), was listed today on Bibox, the global cryptocurrency exchange ranked in the top 10 of the world's exchange markets. According to Bibox's official

Accurate Communication of Service Fees and Costs Enhance Customer Satisfaction, J.D. Power Finds Automotive—24 Sep 18

Clear communication with customers both before and after vehicle service is one of the key drivers of customer satisfaction, particularly when providing service fees and cost estimates, according to the J.D. Power 2018 Thailand Customer Service Index

Team Toread comes out first in Wulong Mountain Quest General—24 Sep 18

Team Toread came out first in the 2018 China International Mountain Quest and the 2018 China Mountain Outdoor Sports Series (Chongqing, Wulong) by finishing the 250-kilometer four-section race in 19 hours, 9 minutes and 5 seconds, according to the

Chris Cahill and Jean-Jacques Morin have been appointed as Deputy Chief Executive Officers of Lifestyle—21 Sep 18

Chris Cahill, until now CEO Luxury Brands and CEO North America, Central America and Caribbean Region, assumes the role of Deputy CEO responsible for Hotel Operations. Jean-Jacques Morin, until now Chief Financial Officer, has been appointed Deputy CEO

Political risks in Asia are on the rise Stcoks—18 Sep 18

According to Coface's Political Risk Index, Asia scored 45% on the latest risk ranking, above the world average of 35%. Nevertheless, this score remains lower than those of Sub Saharan Africa, the Middle East & North Africa, Central Europe and Latin

2018 China Wulong International Mountain Outdoor Sports Open Begins General—18 Sep 18

On September 17, 2018 China Wulong International Mountain Outdoor Sports Open kicked off in Wulong District, Chongqing City. According to the Publicity Department of Wulong District Committee of Chongqing Municipality, as an important attempt of Wulong

41 Cities Reunite in Shenyang Discussing Green Development at the 18th World Winter Cities General—14 Sep 18

The 18th World Winter Cities Association for Mayors Conference (WWCAM Conference) was held in Shenyang on Sept. 12, 2018. The conference invited 41 city groups and 52 chamber of commerce groups from 30 countries, according to Shenyang Municipal

Financial services missing #window of opportunity to support womens progress, finds PwC Stcoks—12 Sep 18

Financial services (FS) is falling behind other sectors when it comes to supporting women's progress into senior positions, according to a global report from PwC. The report has found that 54% of women working in FS believe that their diversity status is

foodpanda Thailand reveals a 25% increase in the total orders among university students in IT—12 Sep 18

According to a study conducted by foodpanda, there is an increase of 25% in the food ordering habits among students in 2018 as compared to the 2017 data - reflecting the preference for convenient lifestyle among Thai young adults Korean fried chicken and

BGRIM entered into Power Purchase Agreement with Electricity of Vietnam Energy—07 Sep 18

The Thai-Vietnamese joint venture led by B.Grimm Power Plc (BGRIM) has concluded a 20-year contract to supply electricity from its 420 MW solar farm project in Vietnam to Electricity of Vietnam (EVN). The accord, signed in Hanoi on September 5, secured

Olympic champions gave Red Beach thumb up for its beautiful wetlands Lifestyle—06 Sep 18

Recently, Olympic champions of Liaoning province, who participated in the 13th games of Liaoning province, visited the Red Beach National Scenic Corridor and marveled at its spectacular, according to Panjin Red Beach Wetland Resort Administrative

ofo sets off to the North, teaming up with University of Phayao to promote as a Green University. General—20 Feb 18

ofo, the world's no.1 dockless bike-sharing service, still moves forward to create bike society in Thailand by continuing to expand its service areas up to the North. Hoping to create Bike Sharing Society and according to Green University policy,

Thai travellers expected to deliver the highest increase in spend, according to Visa Stcoks—05 Sep 18

Thai travellers' spending is expected to see the largest jump compared to Asian and global average when it comes to amount of money intended to spend for next trip, according to Visa's Global Travel Intentions Study (the "Study"). The Study examines