Saturday September 22, 2018 14:39

BILLION Press Releases

Bangkok Bank Public Company Limited Offshore Offering and Issuance of US$1.2 Billion Senior Stcoks—20 Sep 18

Bangkok Bank Public Company Limited (the Bank), acting through its Hong Kong Branch, has offered and issued the following 2 tranches of US$1.2 billion senior and unsecured notes (the Notes) under its US$3,000,000,000 Global Medium Term Note Program to

AIS promptly made first payment for 1800 MHz license Telecom—19 Sep 18

AIS is quick to pay 6.6 billion baht to NBTC for the first installment after winning the 1800 MHz permit with bank guarantee submitted. Thailand's no.1 operator in mobile network now owns the most bandwidth at 120 MHz (60 MHz x 2) and plans to make an

Deloitte announces record revenue of US$43.2 billion General—18 Sep 18

- The number of Deloitte professionals grew 8.4 percent to more than 286,000—an agile workforce fit for the opportunities of the Fourth Industrial Revolution Deloitte today reported aggregate member firm revenue of US$43.2 billion for the fiscal

OUE To Acquire 60% Stake In Bowsprit General—18 Sep 18

- Acquisition of Bowsprit is part of OUE's plan to grow its asset management business to over S$10 billion by 2019 SGX-ST Main Board-listed integrated property developer OUE Limited ("OUE") and its listed subsidiary, OUE Lippo Healthcare Limited

KBank establishes two new departments and recruits Data Alchemist in a drive toward a Data-Driven Stcoks—18 Sep 18

To become a Data-Driven Bank, KBank has set up two new departments to be responsible for bolstering data analytics capabilities and formulated a plan for recruiting and developing a "Data Alchemist". With the aim of establishing a data-driven culture for

KLeasings floorplan loans surge more than 32 percent driven by brighter car market, prompting its Stcoks—17 Sep 18

Amid the fast-growing auto market during 1H18, KLeasing's dealer floorplan loans grew more than 32 percent, with its outstanding loans topping 100 billion Baht. Prioritizing digital platform development along with ongoing sales promotions, the company

Fitch Rates Bangkok Bank#s USD Senior Notes Final #BBB+# Stcoks—17 Sep 18

Fitch Ratings has assigned Bangkok Bank Public Company Limited's (BBL; BBB+/Stable/bbb+) USD1.2 billion senior unsecured notes a final rating of 'BBB+'. The notes will be issued in two tranches, USD600 million for each tranche. The two tranches will have

CPN acquires 50% of GLAND shares and announces Tender Offer at 3.10 Baht per Stcoks—13 Sep 18

Central Pattana Public Company Limited (CPN) announced the acquisition of 50.43% of GLAND shares at the amount of 10 billion Baht and prepares to table a tender offer for the remaining shares of GLAND at 3.10 Baht per share. The acquisition will bolster

KLeasings floorplan loans surge more than 32 percent driven by brighter car market, prompting its Stcoks—13 Sep 18

Amid the fast-growing auto market during 1H18, KLeasing's dealer floorplan loans grew more than 32 percent, with its outstanding loans topping 100 billion Baht. Prioritizing digital platform development along with ongoing sales promotions, the company

Fitch Rates Bangkok Bank#s Proposed USD Senior Notes #BBB+(EXP)# Stcoks—13 Sep 18

Fitch Ratings has assigned Bangkok Bank Public Company Limited's (BBL; BBB+/Stable/bbb+) proposed US dollar denominated senior unsecured notes an expected 'BBB+(EXP)' rating. The notes will be issued under BBL's USD3.0 billion global medium-term note

Most-streamed Female Artist in the World, Dua Lipa, Set to Ignite Bangkok Music Lovers IT—11 Sep 18

At only 23 years of age, Dua Lipa is set to take the musical world by storm. Armed with a steely, husky voice and melodic sounds, her unique musical ability has made her the most-streamed female artist in the world with over five billion total streams

ข่าวซุบซิบ: บริษัท บิวตี้คอมมูนิตี้ จำกัด (มหาชน) BEAUTY ทั่วไป—07 Sep 18

BEAUTY สวยเลอค่า!! ล่าสุดได้รับคัดเลือกเป็นปีที่สองติดต่อกัน "Asia's 200 Best Under a Billion" หรือ 200 สุดยอดบริษัทเอเชียที่รายได้ต่ำกว่าหนึ่งพันล้านเหรียญ จัดโดยนิตยสาร Forbes Asia ซึ่งเป็นการจัดอันดับบริษัท 200

Singha Estates Latest Phenomenon: Santiburi The Residences Properties—05 Sep 18

Singha Estate Public Company Limited announced its official launch of Santiburi The Residences, the ultra-luxury detached-housing project, with a total worth of over six billion baht. The project, surrounded by the lush of nature and spanning over 45-rai

CPN unveils its #World Elite Tourism strategy, aiming to attract quality tourists to the new luxury Lifestyle—30 Aug 18

Create new Phuket's downtown comparable to the Ratchaprasong area, complementing Phuket as 'One of A Kind Beach Lifestyle Destination' to meet the needs of beach luxury and leisure shopping, the first and only one in Asia Target 'Rich Asian Millennials',

MALEE Expands its Business to Tap into 154-Billion-Baht Personal Care Market, Launches Three Business—03 Sep 18

Malee Group will continue to drive company growth by expanding into a new line of business for the first time in 40 years as it enters the personal care market. Malee Kino Thailand, a joint venture between Malee and Kino, Indonesia's largest consumer

iQIYI#s Summer Smash Hit Drama Story of Yanxi Palace Comes to a Close, Being Streamed Over 15 General—03 Sep 18

Costume drama set in the Forbidden City concludes blinding run as the most talked about show this summer, breaking multiple viewership records iQIYI Inc. (NASDAQ: IQ) ("iQIYI" or the "Company"), an innovative market-leading online entertainment service

มหัศจรรย์พันล้าน ช่อง MONO29 กับ เนวิน ชิดชอบ เคล็ดลับธุรกิจสู่สุดยอดทีม บุรีรัมย์ ทั่วไป—30 Aug 18

รายการ "ทันข่าวเช้า" ช่วง "มหัศจรรย์พันล้าน" (Big Billionaire)" ทางช่อง "MONO29" (โมโนทเวนตี้ไนน์) เดือนกันยายนนี้ พร้อมแชร์เรื่องราว มุมมองการทำงาน, หลักการการทำธุรกิจสู่ความสำเร็จระดับพันล้าน กับ "คุณเนวิน ชิดชอบ"

Makeblock Announces RMB 300 Million Series C Funding Stcoks—30 Aug 18

The leading STEAM education solution provider Makeblock today announces that it has closed RMB 300 Million (approx. US$44 million) in Series C funding at the latest valuation of RMB 2.5 billion (approx. US$367 million). This funding is led by CICC ALPHA.

CRC Thai Watsadu rebrands HomeWorks to baan BEYOND Targeting group sales of 50 billion baht over Properties—29 Aug 18

CRC Thai Watsadu Ltd., a business unit of Central Retail Corporation, announces its rebranding from HomeWorks to baan & BEYOND, bringing a new concept in the modern home department store to meet consumers' lifestyle in the 4.0 era. CRC Thai Watsadu

CIMB Group chalks a record RM3.29 billion 1H18 Net Profit Stcoks—29 Aug 18

- 1H18 record net profit of RM3.29 billion (+44.0% Y-o-Y) bolstered by RM928 million gain on sale of 20% of CPAM and 10% of CPIAM, which also increased ROE to 11.5% and reduced CIR to 46.1% - On BAU basis, 1H18 net profit was RM2.36 billion, translating

Photo Release: CIMB Group chalks a record RM3.29 billion 1H18 Net Profit Stcoks—29 Aug 18

Tengku Dato' Sri Zafrul Aziz, Group CEO, CIMB Group (left) and Shahnaz Jammal, Chief Financial Officer, CIMB Group (right) highlighting the banking group's record 1H18 Net Profit of RM3.29 billion during CIMB Group's 2018 Half Year Financial Results

Emaar Reopens Historic Al Alamein Hotel in Egypt After Retro-themed Facelift in Record Time With Lifestyle—31 Jul 18

The historic Al Alamein Hotel in Egypt has officially reopened after a major facelift by Emaar Hospitality Group that makes it amongst the finest resorts along the Mediterranean. The opening event was attended by Egyptian Minister of Tourism H.E. Dr.

mai-listed companies report upbeat net profits, sales in H1 Stcoks—23 Aug 18

Companies listed on Market for Alternative Investment (mai) recorded a combined net profit of THB 3.55 billion (approx. USD 108 million) from Jan-June 2018, up 39.73 percent year-on-year, while their aggregate sales rose 16.91 percent from a year earlier

Fitch Rates EASY BUY#s THB Senior Unsecured Bonds at #AA+(tha)# Stcoks—23 Aug 18

Fitch Ratings (Thailand) has assigned a National Long-Term Rating of 'AA+(tha)' to EASY BUY Public Company Limited's (EB; AA+(tha)/Stable) upcoming issue of up to THB1.5 billion of senior unsecured bonds. The bonds will have a maturity of two years. The

Ontario Teachers# net assets reach $193.9 billion in first half of Stcoks—23 Aug 18

Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan (Ontario Teachers') today announced its net assets reached $193.9 billion as of June 30, 2018, a $4.4 billion increase from December 31, 2017. The total-fund net return was 3.2% for the first six months of the year. "At

Thai listed securities post H1 net profits up 7.6 pct to THB 551 bln Stcoks—22 Aug 18

- H1 total sales up 9 pct to THB 5.9 trillion, propelled by higher oil price and improved economic growth. Securities listed on The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) delivered an aggregate net profit of THB 551 billion (approx. USD 16.7 billion) for

RML to acquire KPNLs assets, expanding the portfolio and strengthening the business while current Properties—21 Aug 18

RML disclosed the Board of Directors' decision to acquire S19 and S28 projects from "KPN Land". The projects are worth 7.7 billion baht and will be completed in 2023. In addition, the Company acquired the backlog and remaining inventories of Diplomat 39

ข่าวซุบซิบ: SPA ปลื้มติดโผ Best Under a Billion แห่งทวีปเอเชีย ปี 2018 หุ้น—21 Aug 18

ช่วงนี้คงเห็นวิบูลย์ อุตสาหจิต ประธานเจ้าหน้าที่บริหาร บริษัท สยามเวลเนสกรุ๊ป จำกัด (มหาชน) หรือ SPA ผู้นำด้านการให้บริการธุรกิจสปาแบบครบวงจร ยิ้มแป้นเป็นพิเศษ หลังได้รับข่าวดีว่าบริษัท สยามเวลเนสกรุ๊ป จำกัด (มหาชน) หรือ SPA ได้รับการคัดเลือกเป็น 1 ใน 3

KBank invests 8-billion-Baht in KVision to expand Regional Business and serve customers in an era Stcoks—20 Aug 18

With the aim to support the inception of "Regional Life Platform of Choice" and expand regional business in AEC+3 markets, KASIKORNBANK (KBank) has invested 8 billion baht in a new company "KVision", which will engage in joint ventures with leading

TRUE REPORTS NET PROFIT OF BAHT 10 BILLION IN 2Q18 Stcoks—16 Aug 18

True Corporation PLC (SET: TRUE) recorded Baht 10 billion of net profit in the second quarter of 2018 driven by all-time high service revenue and a gain from asset sales to the Digital Telecommunications Infrastructure Fund (DIF). Consolidated net profit