Wednesday January 17, 2018 17:47

AUSTRALIA Press Releases

Ratings On BIS Industries Ltd. And Its PIK Notes Lowered To #D# Upon Debt Restructure, Withdrawn At Stcoks—16 Jan 18

MELBOURNE (S&P Global Ratings) Jan. 16, 2018--S&P Global Ratings said today that it had lowered its long-term corporate credit rating to 'D' from 'CC' on BIS Industries Ltd., an Australia-based mining-logistics company. At the same time, we

GRAPES UNPLUGGED WINES OF AUSTRALIA at Tapas Vino restaurant, Pullman Bangkok Grande General—16 Jan 18

What better way to finish a long day than an evening sipping on a glass of wine – or two. Pullman Bangkok Grande Sukhumvit proves the idea is always right with the fourth edition of Grapes Unplugged, a leisurely wine night at Tapas Vino, on

Firstmac Ltd. STRONG Prime Residential Loan Servicer Ranking Outlook Stcoks—15 Jan 18

MELBOURNE (S&P Global Ratings) Jan. 15, 2018--S&P Global Ratings today affirmed its STRONG ranking on Australia-based Firstmac Ltd. (Firstmac) in its role as a prime residential loan servicer. The outlook on the ranking is stable. A ranking is a

ประธานเอฟเอ็มซี เอเชีย รับมอบรางวัล Women in Leadership จากสมาคมศิษย์เก่าออสเตรเลีย-จีน ทั่วไป—11 Jan 18

สมาคมศิษย์เก่าออสเตรเลีย-จีน (ACAA) มอบรางวัล Australian Ambassador's Award for Women in Leadership แก่ เบทวิน ทอดด์ รองประธานและผู้อำนวยการธุรกิจโซลูชั่นการเกษตรของเอฟเอ็มซี และประธานเอฟเอ็มซี เอเชีย

FMC Asia President Receives Women in Leadership Award from Australia China Alumni General—11 Jan 18

The Australia China Alumni Association (ACAA) has recognized Bethwyn Todd, vice president and director for FMC Agricultural Solutions and president of FMC Asia, with the Australian Ambassador's Award for Women in Leadership. The award recognizes

นักเทนนิสระดับโลกยกทีมฝึกซ้อม เตรียมตัวสำหรับการแข่งขัน Australian Open 2018 ทั่วไป—11 Jan 18

สมาคมเทนนิสหญิง (WTA) และคุณ Aneet Kontaveit นักเทนนิสหญิงชาวเอสโตเนีย ดาวรุ่งคนล่าสุดที่คว้าแชมป์ Estonian Championships ยกทีมมาฝึกซ้อมเทนนิสที่ฟิตซ์คลับ แร็กเก็ต, เฮ้ลท์ แอนด์ ฟิตเนส ภายในรอยัล คลิฟ โฮเต็ล กรุ๊ป เพื่อฝึกฝน และเตรียมตัวสำหรับการแข่งขัน

Qantas offers students in Thailand English summer courses in Australia General—25 Dec 17

The Australian Trade and Investment Commission, in cooperation with Qantas Airways, Thai International Education Consultants Association (TIECA), Federation of Education and Language Consultant Associations (FELCA) and AIS, is offering English summer

WTA Tennis Star, Anett Kontaveit, Trains at FITZ Club Ahead of Australian Open General—22 Dec 17

A star of the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) and the youngest Estonian Tennis player to win the Estonian Championships, Anett Kontaveit, recently returned to FITZ Club - Racquets, Health & Fitness, the best luxury sports centre in Thailand's

Movie Guide: ยิ่งใหญ่และอบอุ่น ไมเคิล กราซีย์ จับมือ ฮิวจ์ แจ็คแมน เป็นเจ้าบ้านที่ดี บันเทิง—21 Dec 17

หลังจากที่ได้เดินสายเปิดตัวมาแล้วหลายที่ แต่ล่าสุดผู้กำกับ ไมเคิล กราซีย์ และนักแสดงมากฝีมืออย่าง ฮิวจ์ แจ็คแมน ก็แฮปปี้สุด ๆ เพราะได้เป็นเจ้าบ้านต้อนรับทีมเพื่อนนักแสดงจาก "The Greatest Showman - โชว์แมนบันลือโลก"

MagicFit Joint Venture with One of the Largest Fitness Company in Australia General—20 Dec 17

In your battle against the bulge you have a new and most effective weapon. If you struggle to keep your waist and figure exactly as it has always been, if you seem unable to suppress the emergence of fat no matter the strictness of your diet and exercise

Singapore#s IP Office to Grant Merck#s Patent Application for CRISPR Heathcare—20 Dec 17

- Patent covers successful integration of an external DNA sequence into the chromosome of eukaryotic cells using CRISPR - Fourth patent allowance for Merck's CRISPR technology; similar patents from Australian, Canadian and European Patent Offices

Crown Resorts Ltd. #BBB# Rating Affirmed With Stable Outlook Stcoks—19 Dec 17

- Crown's high-quality Australian casino assets continue to underpin the rating, supported by a favorable licensing environment. - The group has some execution risks and significant capital requirements associated with its development pipeline - We are

Insurance Australia Group Affirmed At #A#; Core Operating Subs Affirmed At #AA-#; Outlooks Stcoks—15 Dec 17

MELBOURNE (S&P Global Ratings) Dec. 15, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today said it has affirmed its 'A' issuer credit rating on insurance group holding company Insurance Australia Group Ltd. (IAG). We also affirmed our 'AA-' financial strength and

Norinchukin Australia Pty Ltd. Assigned #A/A-1# Outlook Stable Stcoks—14 Dec 17

TOKYO (S&P Global Ratings) Dec. 14, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today said it has assigned its 'A' long-term and 'A-1' short-term issuer credit ratings to Norinchukin Australia Pty Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Japan-based Norinchukin Bank

Tabcorp Holdings Ltd. #BBB-# Ratings Affirmed Following Acquisition Of Tatts Group Ltd.; Outlook Stcoks—14 Dec 17

MELBOURNE (S&P Global Ratings) Dec. 14, 2017--S&P Global Ratings said today that it had affirmed its 'BBB-' ratings on Australia-based wagering company Tabcorp Holdings Ltd. and its associated debt issues. The outlook on the rating remains

XCMG Hydraulic Cylinder Sets New Record with 9,500 Non-stop Working Energy—04 Dec 17

A hydraulic cylinder for large-tonnage excavators developed by XCMG Hydraulics Co., Ltd has reported 9,500 continuous working hours in Pilbara Region, Australia, smashing the previous 5,000-hour record with its outstanding performance under a range of

Australia#s Failed Experiment: Five Years After Brand Censorship on Tobacco, Decline in Smoking General—30 Nov 17

- New Research Finds Most Australians Consider So-Called 'Plain' Packaging Ineffective, with Eight out of Ten Believing the Government Would Ignore Evidence if it Contradicted its Preferred Policy - Australians Concerned Regulation May Spread to Other

Tasmania Ratings Affirmed At #AA+/A-1+#; Outlook Remains Stable Stcoks—28 Nov 17

On Nov. 28, 2017, S&P Global Ratings affirmed its 'AA+/A-1+' ratings on the Australian State of Tasmania. The outlook on the long-term rating remains stable. OUTLOOK Downside scenario Downward pressure could occur from a failure to achieve cost

Royal Cliffs DeVine Wine Club Experiences One of Australias Renowned General—28 Nov 17

What promised to be an unforgettable evening of wine and delectable cuisine turned out to be a huge success as the Royal Cliff Hotels Group deVine wine club recently held a memorable night of gastronomic food perfectly paired with Australian wine with

Pinnacle Series Trust 2017-T1 Prime RMBS Assigned Ratings Stcoks—24 Nov 17

MELBOURNE (S&P Global Ratings) Nov. 24, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today assigned ratings to five of the six classes of prime residential mortgage-backed securities (RMBS) issued by BNY Trust Co. of Australia Ltd. as trustee for Pinnacle Series

EXIM Thailand Inks Cooperation Pact with Asian EXIM Banks in Co-financing to Boost International Stcoks—22 Nov 17

Mr. Pisit Serewiwattana, President of Export-Import Bank of Thailand (EXIM Thailand), revealed after attending the 23rd Annual Meeting of Asian EXIM Banks Forum (AEBF) in Sydney, Australia recently that the 11 Asian EXIM Banks had jointly signed a

Qantas launches 11.11 Single#s Day Sale Fares to Australia and New Lifestyle—10 Nov 17

Qantas is offering a Single's Day sale for return fares to Australia and New Zealand from 10-13 November 2017 as part of Asia's largest shopping festival around 11 November. Special fares in both Economy Class and Business Class are available to popular

Allianz Australia Insurance Ltd. Ratings Affirmed At #AA-#; Outlook Stcoks—10 Nov 17

SYDNEY (S&P Global Ratings) Nov. 10, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today said it has affirmed its 'AA-' financial strength and issuer credit ratings on Allianz Australia Insurance Ltd. (Allianz Australia). The outlook is stable. We expect Allianz

Photo Release: THAI Congratulates Lucky Winner of THAI Customer Satisfaction Lifestyle—10 Nov 17

Mr. Chawarit Thanasombatnanth (left), General Manager of Queensland and Northern Territory, Australia, Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI), recently presented two roundtrip Economy Class tickets to Mr. Dwayne Symonds (right), a

Red Skys Surf Turf Tower Brings Rooftop Dining to New Heights! General—09 Nov 17

Featuring rib-eye Wagyu beef, Australian lamb rack, grilled Maine lobster as well generous helpings of Andaman shrimp, Alaskan crab, and Hokkaido scallops, our new "Surf & Turf Tower" is an extravagant sharing dish that matches our equally

STIHL TIMBERSPORTS(R) World Championship 2017: Extreme Sports Athlete Jason Wynyard is World General—06 Nov 17

The STIHL TIMBERSPORTS(R) world championship is over: On November 3 in the Hakons Hall in Lillehammer, New Zealand won the team world championship ahead of Poland and Australia. On Saturday, New Zealand's Jason Wynyard successfully defended his title in

Emeco Holdings Ltd. Outlook Revised To Stable On Proposed Force Equipment A #B-# Ratings Stcoks—03 Nov 17

MELBOURNE (S&P Global Ratings) Nov. 3, 2017--S&P Global Ratings said today that it had revised its rating outlook to stable from negative on Emeco Holdings Ltd., an Australia-based mining equipment rental company. At the same time, we affirmed

Ratings Raised On Five Tranches Of Australian RMBS Sponsored By Nonbank Financial In 14 Stcoks—03 Nov 17

MELBOURNE (S&P Global Ratings) Nov. 3, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today raised its ratings on five tranches of Australian residential mortgage-backed securitization (RMBS) transactions sponsored by two Australian nonbank financial institutions

Ratings Raised On 25 Tranches Of Australian RMBS Sponsored By Nonbank O 55 Stcoks—03 Nov 17

MELBOURNE (S&P Global Ratings) Nov. 3, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today raised its ratings on 25 tranches of Australian residential mortgage-backed securitization (RMBS) transactions sponsored by five Australian nonbank originators. At the same

Mirvac Group Outlook Revised To Positive On Continued Improvement In Investment #BBB+/A-2# Ratings Stcoks—31 Oct 17

SYDNEY (S&P Global Ratings) Oct. 31, 2017--S&P Global Ratings said today it revised the outlook on the long-term issuer rating to positive from stable on Mirvac Group, an Australian stapled property company. At the same time, we affirmed the