Sunday June 24, 2018 22:16

AUTHORITY Press Releases

Brentwood Infrastructure Financing Authority, CA Revenue Bond Rating Raised To #AA# From #A-# On Stcoks—21 Jun 18

SAN FRANCISCO (S&P Global Ratings) June 20, 2018-- S&P Global Ratings raised its underlying rating (SPUR) to 'AA' from 'A-' on Brentwood Infrastructure Financing Authority, Calif.'s series 2012 infrastructure revenue refunding bonds. The outlook

TTM+ Delegates applaud new format and concept Lifestyle—20 Jun 18

The Thailand Travel Mart Plus ended successfully on 15 June with positive feedback for the new format launched by the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) to make travel trade shows more focussed and relevant in changing times. General feedback received

Sound Transit, WA Various Debt Ratings Affirmed Stcoks—19 Jun 18

SAN FRANCISCO (S&P Global Ratings) June 18, 2018--S&P Global Ratings affirmed its 'AAA' long-term rating and underlying rating (SPUR) on Central Puget Sound Regional Transit Authority (Sound Transit), Wash.'s first-pledge obligations, its 'AAA'

Lakeport, CA Series 2018 Solar And Energy Efficiency Retrofit Project Revenue Bonds Assigned #A-# Stcoks—19 Jun 18

CENTENNIAL (S&P Global Ratings) June 18, 2018--S&P Global Ratings assigned its 'A-' long-term rating to the Municipal Finance Agency of Lakeport (the "authority"), Calif.'s series 2018 revenue bonds (Solar and Energy Efficiency Retrofit Project),

Albany County Airport Authority, NY Debt Rating Raised To #A#; Outlook Stcoks—15 Jun 18

CENTENNIAL (S&P Global Ratings) June 14, 2018--S&P Global Ratings raised its long-term rating and underlying rating (SPUR) to 'A' from 'A-' on Albany County Airport Authority, N.Y.'s debt outstanding. The outlook is stable. The raised rating

Troy City Board of Education, AL Revenue Bond Rating Placed On CreditWatch Stcoks—13 Jun 18

DALLAS (S&P Global Ratings) June 12, 2018--S&P Global Ratings placed its 'A+' underlying rating (SPUR) on the Public Educational Building Authority of the City of Troy, Ala.'s series 2011 educational facilities revenue bonds, issued on behalf of

Colorado Educational Cultural Facilities Authority Bonds Outlook To Positive From Stable On Stcoks—13 Jun 18

DALLAS (S&P Global Ratings) March 28, 2017--S&P Global Ratings revised its outlook to positive from stable on Colorado Educational and Cultural Facilities Authority's (CECFA) series 2013 charter school revenue bonds supported by Community

University of Pennsylvania Health System Bond Ratings Raised To #AA# On Robust Financial Stcoks—13 Jun 18

NEW YORK (S&P Global Ratings) June 12, 2018--S&P Global Ratings raised its long-term ratings and underlying ratings (SPURs) on the Pennsylvania Higher Educational Facilities Authority's bonds issued for University of Pennsylvania Health System

Roseville Finance Authority CA Special Tax Revenue Refunding Bond Rating Raised To #AA-# From Stcoks—13 Jun 18

SAN FRANCISCO (S&P Global Ratings) June 12, 2018--S&P Global Ratings raised its long-term rating and underlying rating (SPUR) to 'AA-' from 'BBB+' on the Roseville Finance Authority, Calif.'s series 2017A special tax revenue refunding bonds,

West Virginia University Health System Series 2018 Bonds Rated #A# On Strong Enterprise Outlook Is Stcoks—13 Jun 18

NEW YORK (S&P Global Ratings) June 12, 2018--S&P Global Ratings has assigned its 'A' long-term rating to West Virginia Hospital Finance Authority's series 2018 bonds, issued for West Virginia United Health System's (WVUHS) obligated group (doing

Community Leadership Academy, CO, Revenue Bonds Upgraded To #BB+# From #BB# On Solid Outlook Stcoks—13 Jun 18

DALLAS (S&P Global Ratings) June 12, 2018--S&P Global Ratings raised its rating on Colorado Educational and Cultural Facilities Authority's series 2008 and series 2013 charter school revenue bonds issued for Community Leadership Academy (CLA) to

Birmingham-Jefferson Civic Center Authority, AL 2015A-B Bonds Downgraded To #AA-#, 2018A Bonds Stcoks—08 Jun 18

DALLAS (S&P Global Ratings) June 7, 2018--S&P Global Ratings lowered its rating on Birmingham-Jefferson Civic Center Authority (BJCC), Ala.'s series 2015A-B special tax bonds to 'AA-' from 'AA'. At the same time, S&P Global Ratings assigned

A safer, more secure aviation sector for the Pacific as World Bank boosts funding for regional Stcoks—08 Jun 18

Washington D.C., June 8, 2018 – The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors has approved additional grant funding to bolster the operations of the Pacific Aviation Safety Office (PASO), responsible for delivering regulatory expertise on aviation

Tourism Authority of Thailand Launches Family Fun Thailand Website and Application to Promote Lifestyle—06 Jun 18

Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) launches the Family Fun Thailand website and application to promote Thailand as the destination of family tourism for Thai tourists and foreigners. The new website and application have included sources of deals from

Colorado Educational Cultural Facilities 1500 Mission Urban Housing, DE Note Ratings Lowered, Off Stcoks—06 Jun 18

NEW YORK (S&P Global Ratings) June 5, 2018--S&P Global Ratings lowered its long-term rating component on Colorado Educational & Cultural Facilities Authority's series 2005 adjustable-rate tax-demand notes, issued for Mesivta of Greater Los

INTRODUCING RATTANAKOSIN GUIDE APP A Mobile Application Created by SCB, TAT and THAMMASAT Aimed at Lifestyle—05 Jun 18

Siam Commercial Bank in collaboration with The Tourism Authority of Thailand and Thammasat University set to help digitalize businesses in historic Rattanakosin Island (Bangkok Old City) and raise the bar in terms of competitiveness for entrepreneurs in

Tobacco Settlement Authority#s Series 2018 $44.735 Million Bonds Assigned Preliminary Stcoks—05 Jun 18

NEW YORK (S&P Global Ratings) June 4, 2018--S&P Global Ratings today assigned its preliminary ratings to Tobacco Settlement Authority's $44.735 million tobacco settlement revenue refunding bonds series 2018 (see list). The note issuance is an

Comanche County Memorial Hospital, OK Revenue Bond Rating Outlook Revised To Stable From Stcoks—05 Jun 18

CENTENNIAL (S&P Global Ratings) June 4, 2018--S&P Global Ratings revised the outlook from stable to negative and affirmed its 'BB+' long-term rating on the Comanche County Hospital Authority (CCHA), Okla.'s revenue bonds issued for Comanche

Trinity Affordable Housing Corp., IL Ratings Lowered To #BB-# On Declining Performance, Debt Stcoks—05 Jun 18

CENTENNIAL (S&P Global Ratings) June 4, 2018--S&P Global Ratings removed from CreditWatch its ratings on the Public Finance Authority, Wis.' multifamily series 2015 A and 2015 A-T housing revenue bonds (Trinity Affordable Section 8 Assisted

Agoda and Tourism Authority of Thailand team up to promote domestic travel Thailand bookings made Lifestyle—04 Jun 18

Agoda, one of the world's fastest-growing online booking platforms, has teamed up with the Tourism Authority of Thailand to promote domestic travel. The campaign, running from now through to 30 September 2018, aims to increase the volume of domestic

Thailand Travel Mart 2018 set to shine in Pattaya Lifestyle—11 May 18

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has selected Pattaya as the host city for this year's 'Thailand Travel Mart Plus Amazing Gateway to the Greater Mekong Subregion' (TTM+), positioning the event in a new light as the country's travel sector

Rating On Michigan Finance Authority#s 2004A Local Government Loan Program Revenue Bonds (Ambac Stcoks—16 May 18

CHICAGO (S&P Global Ratings) May 15, 2018--S&P Global Ratings corrected by withdrawing its 'AA-' long-term rating and 'AA-' underlying rating (SPUR) on the Michigan Finance Authority's series 2004A Ambac Insured bonds, issued as part of its

Caddo County Government Building Authority, OK #BBB+# Bond Rating Withdrawn On Lack Of Timely Stcoks—16 May 18

CENTENNIAL (S&P Global Ratings) May 15, 2018--S&P Global Ratings has withdrawn its 'BBB+' long-term rating on Caddo County Government Building Authority, Okla.'s series 2010A sales tax revenue bonds, issued for Caddo County, due to the county's

San Marcos Public Financing Authority, CA 2014A Bond Rating Raised To #AA-# From #A-# On Updated Stcoks—16 May 18

SAN FRANCISCO (S&P Global Ratings) May 15, 2018--S&P Global Ratings raised its long-term rating and underlying rating (SPUR) to 'AA-' from 'A-' on the San Marcos Public Financing Authority, Calif.'s series 2014A special tax revenue refunding

San Marcos Public Financing Authority, CA 2012B Bond Rating Raised To #A# From #BBB+# On Updated Stcoks—16 May 18

SAN FRANCISCO (S&P Global Ratings) May 15, 2018--S&P Global Ratings raised its long-term rating to 'A' from 'BBB+' on the San Marcos Public Financing Authority, Calif.'s series 2012B (superior lien) special tax revenue refunding bonds

TAT announces new Michelin Guide Bangkok, Phuket and Phang Nga 2019 Lifestyle—16 May 18

Following the introduction in December 2017 of the first Michelin Guide Bangkok 2018, the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is pleased to announce that this year will see the launch of an expanded edition also covering Phuket and Phang Nga and with

Murrieta Public Financing Authority, CA Revenue Bond Rating Raised To #A# From #BBB-# On Stcoks—17 May 18

SAN FRANCISCO (S&P Global Ratings) May 16, 2018--S&P Global Ratings raised its long-term rating to 'A' from 'BBB-' on Murrieta Public Financing Authority, Calif.'s series 2012 special tax revenue refunding bonds. The outlook is stable. The rating

Emporia State University, KS Revenue Bond Rating Lowered To #A-# From #A# On Deteriorating Stcoks—17 May 18

CENTENNIAL (S&P Global Ratings) May 16, 2018--S&P Global Ratings lowered its long-term rating on Emporia State University (ESU)'s series 2010J revenue bonds issued for ESU by the Kansas Development Finance Authority (KDFA) to 'A-' from 'A'.

TAT announces first-ever Samui Asia Music Festival to take place this Lifestyle—17 May 18

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) together with Ko Samui Municipality and event management company IMC Live Group are pleased to announce the staging of the first ever 'Samui Asia Music Festival' on 18 and 19 August, 2018. The two-day weekend

Thailand Cultural Music Festivals all-star line-up readies to rock Lifestyle—18 May 18

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is organising the Thailand Cultural Music Festival from 25 to 26 May, 2018, at Bali Hai Bay in Pattaya targeting international travellers as TAT continues to expand its 'Open to the New Shades' offering through a