Tuesday September 26, 2017 05:15

AUSTRALIA Press Releases

The Colonial Mutual Life Assurance Society Ltd. Ratings Affirmed At #A+#; Outlook Stcoks—22 Sep 17

MELBOURNE (S&P Global Ratings) Sept. 22, 2017--S&P Global Ratings said today that it had affirmed its 'A+' financial strength and issuer credit ratings on Australian life insurer The Colonial Mutual Life Assurance Society Ltd. (CMLA). The outlook

Australian State Of New South Wales #AAA/A-1+# Ratings Outlook Remains Stcoks—21 Sep 17

On Sept. 21, 2017, S&P Global Ratings affirmed its 'AAA/A-1+' long- and short-term ratings on the Australian State of New South Wales (NSW). The outlook on the long-term rating remains negative. OUTLOOK Downside scenario The negative outlook on NSW

NEW TRIBUTE RANGE RELEASED IN THAILAND TO HONOUR FORMER PENFOLDS CHIEF WINEMAKER MAX General—21 Sep 17

Iconic Australian wine brand Penfolds has presented MAX'S, a new range commemorating former Chief Winemaker Max Schubert, at an 'Exclusive Lunch of Penfolds MAX'S' events hosted by Penfolds Winemaking Ambassador Sam Stephens. The event was recently held

World Bank Returns to Kangaroo Market with Increases to its November 2016 and December 2019 Stcoks—19 Sep 17

Sydney, April 14, 2010 – The World Bank (International Bank for Reconstruction and Development, rated Aaa/AAA) today priced increases to both its existing Australian dollar benchmark bonds due November 9, 2016 and October 21, 2019. These

One-stop-shop complaints body a win for customers, says Australian Bankers Stcoks—14 Sep 17

The Australian Bankers' Association has welcomed the introduction of legislation today to establish the new Australian Financial Complaints Authority. "The ABA strongly supports moving to a one-stop-shop to simplify how customers resolve complaints," ABA

The Colonial Mutual Life Assurance Society Ltd. Ratings Affirmed At #A+#; Outlook Stcoks—13 Sep 17

MELBOURNE (S&P Global Ratings) Sept. 13, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today said it has affirmed its 'A+' financial strength and issuer credit ratings on Australian life insurer The Colonial Mutual Life Assurance Society Ltd. (CMLA). The outlook is

SANY#s newly released SY35U mini excavator wins praise in Australia and New General—13 Sep 17

The 3.78ton zero-tail swing excavator of SANY has made a huge success in Australia and New Zealand after the online promotion launched on May 15, 2017. Its exceptional performance, reliability and flexibility in tight job sites have impressed the

Wesfarmers Ltd. Outlook Revised To Stable On Improved Credit Ratings Affirmed At Stcoks—13 Sep 17

MELBOURNE (S&P Global Ratings) Sept. 13, 2017--S&P Global Ratings said today that it had revised its outlook on Australia-based Wesfarmers Ltd. to stable from negative. At the same time, we affirmed our long-term and short-term corporate credit

BBQ Seafood and Grilled Beef Dinner Buffet? At Cuisine Unplugged, Pullman Bangkok King General—12 Sep 17

Looking for the best international seafood and barbeque dinner buffet in Bangkok? Why not to enjoy at Cuisine Unplugged, Pullman Bangkok King Power Hotel experience succulent grilled beef Asado from the USA, Australia and Argentina.?? The best seafood

Newcastle Coal Infrastructure Group Pty Ltd. #BBB# Rating Outlook Remains Stcoks—31 Aug 17

SYDNEY (S&P Global Ratings) Aug. 31, 2017--S&P Global Ratings said today that it had affirmed its 'BBB' issue rating on the senior secured debt issued by Newcastle Coal Infrastructure Group Pty Ltd. (NCIG), an Australia-based coal shipping

Latitude Australia Credit Card Loan Note Trust - Series 2017-2 Assigned Series 2017-1 Rating Stcoks—07 Sep 17

MELBOURNE (S&P Global Ratings) Sept. 7, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today assigned a 'AAA (sf)' rating to the class A1 notes issued by Perpetual Corporate Trust Ltd. as trustee for Latitude Australia Credit Card Loan Note Trust - Series 2017-2. At

Australian Capital Territory Ratings Affirmed At #AAA/A-1+#; Outlook Remains Stcoks—30 Aug 17

On Aug. 30, 2017, S&P Global Ratings' affirmed its 'AAA/A-1+' ratings on Australian Capital Territory (ACT). The outlook remains negative. OUTLOOK Downside scenario The negative outlook on ACT reflects that on the sovereign, the Commonwealth of

SANY pioneers e-commerce machine sales in Australia Stcoks—30 Aug 17

The world's leading construction machinery manufacturer, SANY, has been exploring the e-commerce sales of mini excavators in Australia. This move aims to deliver quicker response and greater ease for customers to purchase SANY machines anywhere and

Qantas Airways Ltd. #BBB-/A-3# Ratings Affirmed On Strong Full-Year Outlook Remains Stcoks—25 Aug 17

MELBOURNE (S&P Global Ratings) Aug. 25, 2017--S&P Global Ratings said today that it had affirmed the 'BBB-/A-3' long- and short-term ratings on Australian airline Qantas Airways Ltd. and the 'BBB-' rating on the airline's senior unsecured debt.

Photo Release: AMARI PHUKET WELCOMES THE AUSTRALIAN FOREIGN MINISTER Lifestyle—25 Aug 17

Amari Phuket's team, led by Pierre-Andre Pelletier, Regional Vice-President, Operations – Southern Thailand, Vietnam and the Maldives (left) and Richard Margo – Hotel Manager (right) gave a warm welcome to the Hon. Julie Bishop MP, Minister

Australian Treasury Corp. Of Victoria Ratings Affirmed At #AAA/A-1+#; Outlook Remains Stcoks—24 Aug 17

MELBOURNE (S&P Global Ratings) Aug. 24, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today affirmed its 'AAA/A-1+' long- and short-term issuer credit ratings on the Treasury Corp. of Victoria (TCV). The outlook remains negative. The outlook reflects that on TCV's

Australian State Of Victoria Ratings Affirmed At #AAA/A-1+#; Outlook Remains Stcoks—24 Aug 17

On Aug. 24, 2017, S&P Global Ratings affirmed its 'AAA/A-1+' ratings on the Australian State of Victoria. The outlook remains negative. OUTLOOK Downside scenario The negative outlook on Victoria reflects that on the sovereign, the Commonwealth of

Telstra Corp. Ltd. #A/A-1# Ratings Affirmed Following Completion Of Its Capital Allocation Outlook Stcoks—23 Aug 17

MELBOURNE (S&P Global Ratings) Aug. 23, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today said that it had affirmed the 'A/A-1' corporate credit and issue ratings on Australian telecommunications company Telstra Corp. Ltd. The outlook remains negative. The negative

SANY introduces SY16C 1.75ton excavator to the Australian market Stcoks—23 Aug 17

SANY released the SY16C 1.75ton zero-tail swing excavator which was redesigned for the Australian market. The compact design featuring the retractable undercarriage and deflectable boom allows the excavator to access job sites narrower than 1 meter and

Suncorp Life and Superannuation Ltd. Affirmed At #A#; Off CreditWatch Outlook Stcoks—22 Aug 17

MELBOURNE (S&P Global Ratings) Aug. 22, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today said it has affirmed its 'A' financial strength and issuer credit ratings on Australian life insurer Suncorp Life and Superannuation Ltd. (SLSL). At the same time, we removed

Qantas special fares to Australia and New Zealand Lifestyle—21 Aug 17

Qantas is offering special business and economy fares from Thailand to Australia and New Zealand until 26 August 2017 with travel period from August to 14 November 2017. Duration of stay cannot exceed 12 months after departure date from Thailand. Offers

Down Under On The Rooftop General—21 Aug 17

ATTITUDE brings the hottest Australian exports together for a feast above the city. Join renowned Chef's Andrew Cole and Nelly Robinson in a celebration of fine food and wine on Thursday 7 September and Friday 8 September, 2017. Chef Andrew Cole recently

Latitude Australia Credit Card Loan Note Trust - Series 2017-2 Assigned Preliminary Stcoks—18 Aug 17

MELBOURNE (S&P Global Ratings) Aug. 18, 2017--S&P Global Ratings todayassigned its preliminary rating to the class A1 notes to be issued by PerpetualCorporate Trust Ltd. as trustee for Latitude Australia Credit Card Loan NoteTrust - Series 2017-2

CNH Industrial Capital Australia Receivables Trust Series 2017-1 Assigned Stcoks—17 Aug 17

MELBOURNE (S&P Global Ratings) Aug. 17, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today assigned its ratings to four classes of asset- backed securities (ABS) issued by Perpetual Trustee Co. Ltd. as trustee of CNH Industrial Capital Australia Receivables Trust

Global Biotherapeutics Company CSL Ltd. Rated #A-# With Stable Outlook Stcoks—16 Aug 17

MELBOURNE (S&P Global Ratings) Aug. 16, 2017--S&P Global Ratings assigned its'A-' long-term corporate credit rating to CSL Ltd. The rating outlook isstable. Australia-based CSL is the largest global provider of plasma therapies andnumber-two

Outrigger Announces Vice President Appointment for Andrew Gee General—10 Aug 17

Outrigger Hotels and Resorts has appointed Mr. Andrew Gee as vice president sales and marketing, Asia Pacific. Since 2014, Gee has been regional director of sales and marketing, Australia and New Zealand based in the Sydney sales office. Prior to this he

Qantas announces seasonal flights to Osaka as Japan travel booms Lifestyle—08 Aug 17

Qantas will launch new direct seasonal flights between Sydney and Osaka's Kansai International Airport in response to the boom in travel between Australia and Japan. From 14 December 2017 until 24 March 2018, Qantas will operate three flights per week

Photo Release: THAI Welcomes Miss World Australia 2017 Lifestyle—08 Aug 17

Captain Werasak Wiroonpetch, Executive Vice President, Operations Department, Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI), recently welcomed Miss World Australia 2017 and runners up during their visit to THAI Head Office where they

Huaweis Sonnenwagen to Compete in Australias World Solar Challenge Energy—07 Aug 17

The Huawei Sonnenwagen is ready for the world's toughest solar race. A team of students from RWTH Aachen and FH Aachen have worked on the fully solar-powered race car for two years. Now the car, with Huawei as its main sponsor, has been introduced and

Ratings Raised On 10 Tranches Of Australian RMBS Sponsored By Regional 62 Stcoks—02 Aug 17

MELBOURNE (S&P Global Ratings) Aug. 2, 2017-- S&P Global Ratings today raised its ratings on 10 tranches of Australian residential mortgage-backed securitization (RMBS) transactions sponsored by three Australian regional banks. At the same time,