Sunday May 27, 2018 04:51

BILLION Press Releases

DERMALOG: World leader in Facial Recognition IT—25 May 18

The biometrics manufacturer DERMALOG has developed the world's fastest facial recognition. It matches one billion faces per second. The SGS-TUV Saar has now certified the system's outstanding speed. (Photo:

Fitch Rates Bangkok Commercial Asset Management#s Senior Notes #AA-(tha)# Stcoks—25 May 18

Fitch Ratings (Thailand) has assigned Bangkok Commercial Asset Management Public Company Limited's (BAM; AA-(tha)/Negative) upcoming senior unsecured notes of up to THB8.0 billion a rating of 'AA-(tha)'. The notes will be issued in tranches with

Japan Housing Finance Agency#s 157.4 Billion Series 133 Structured Issuance Assigned #AAA (sf)# Stcoks—25 May 18

TOKYO (S&P Global Ratings) May 25, 2018--S&P Global Ratings today said it has assigned its 'AAA (sf)' rating to Japan Housing Finance Agency's (JHF) JPY / CNY157.4 billion series 133 fixed-rate residential mortgage-secured pass-through notes. The

ICBC International Holdings Ltd. #s Guaranteed US$2 Billion Medium-Term Notes Program Rated Stcoks—23 May 18

HONG KONG (S&P Global Ratings) May 23, 2018--S&P Global Ratings today assigned its 'A-' long-term and 'A-2' short-term foreign and local currency issue ratings to a US$2 billion medium-term notes (MTN) program by Horse Gallop Finance Ltd. The

Central Pattana announces its 5-year vision to #Co-Create Center of Life pioneering future trends Properties—23 May 18

- Join forces with partners to highlight 'Co-Create Center of Life' vision through 3 major strategies: Co-Creating Destination Concepts, Co-Creating Digital Platforms, and Co-Creating Partnerships - Invest around 100 billion baht within five years both

Origin partners with Fulcrum Global to bolster its presence overseas. Launching Hong Kong office, Properties—23 May 18

Thailand's Top 5 property developer Origin Property Public Company Limited (ORI) forms an alliance with Fulcrum Global (Fulcrum), a leader in international real estate based in Hong Kong, to be its investment partner as well as sole foreign distributor

Thai listed firms report 5.61% sales growth in Q1/2018 Stcoks—22 May 18

- Total sales up 5.61 pct to THB 2.83 trillion, pushed up by higher oil prices and uptrend economic growth Companies listed on The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) reported a net profit at THB 286 billion (approx. USD 8.94 billion) for the first quarter

Sterlite Power Eyes $4 Billion Investment in Brazil by 2022 Stcoks—22 May 18

Sterlite Power, which won orders to build power transmission lines in Brazil last year, is mulling an investment of USD 4 billion in energy projects in Brazil by 2022. (Logo: http://mma.prnewswire.com/media/558206/Sterlite_Power_Logo.jpg ) Looking for

Infineon prepares for long-term growth and invests EUR1.6 billion in new 300-millimeter chip IT—21 May 18

Infineon is to build a new factory for power semiconductors. The market and technology leader in this segment plans to construct a fully automated chip factory for manufacturing 300-millimeter thin wafers at the Villach location in Austria alongside the

Vanke Real Estate (Hong Kong) Co. Ltd.#s Proposed Drawdown Under Its US$7.0 Billion MTN Program Stcoks—17 May 18

HONG KONG (S&P Global Ratings) May 17, 2018--S&P Global Ratings today assigned its 'BBB' long-term issue rating to the proposed drawdown under the US$7.0 billion medium-term note (MTN) program of Vanke Real Estate (Hong Kong) Co. Ltd.

China Great Wall International III Ltd.#s Proposed Drawdown Under Its MTN Program Assigned #BBB+# Stcoks—17 May 18

HONG KONG (S&P Global Ratings) May 17, 2018--S&P Global Ratings today assigned its 'BBB+' long-term issue rating to the proposed benchmark-sized drawdown under China Great Wall International Holdings III Ltd.'s US$6.5 billion medium-term notes

โป๊ป ธนวรรธน์ ร่วมเฉลิมฉลองงาน #HalfABillion ในโอกาสแอร์เอเชียขนส่งผู้โดยสารครบ 500 บันเทิง—16 May 18

โป๊ป ธนวรรธน์ วรรธนะภูติ พี่หมื่นของเหล่าออเจ้า ร่วมแสดงความยินดีในโอกาสเฉลิมฉลองแอร์เอเชียจัดงานเฉลิมฉลองผู้โดยสารครบ 500 ล้านคน ภายใต้แคมเปญ #HalfABillion พร้อมมอบรางวัลพิเศษแสดงความยินดีกับ ผู้โดยสารคนที่ 500 ล้าน

Sankyo Home (Thailand) Joins Forces with Japanese Real Estate Giant Keihan Real Estate to Launch Properties—16 May 18

Sankyo Home (Thailand) joins forces with a Japanese real estate firm, Keihan Real Estate, to develop a luxury condominium, "The FINE Bangkok" Thonglor-Ekamai with a project value of over 1.7 Billion Baht. The project is shine with luxury design in modern

KTC on top form in Q1 2018, having boosted net profit by 65 percent to Bt. 1.209 Stcoks—16 May 18

KTC announces Q1 2018 achievements, grew strongly by 65 percent with a net profit of 1.209 billion despite influences of regulations and administrative measures and intense competition in the industry. KTC is in full force to execute a unique marketing

123rd Canton Fair Closes with Strong Growth As Export Volume Rises by 3.1 General—16 May 18

The 123rd China Import and Export Fair, widely known as the Canton Fair, has concluded by posting robust growth in the value of deals signed. By the event's end, total export volume reached 189.197 billion yuan (US$30.08 billion), a 3.1 percent increase

AirAsia Hits Half a Billion Guests! Sixteen Years of Blood, Sweat and Lifestyle—16 May 18

In just sixteen years, AirAsia has flown over 500 million guests to over 130 destinations, many of which are unique destinations that only AirAsia flies to. AirAsia Group CEO Tony Fernandes said: "We started in 2001 with just 2 planes and 200 Allstars in

CPFs sales hit THB120 billion with net profit of THB 3.049 billion General—15 May 18

Charoen Pokphand Foods PCL (CPF) reported its result operation achieved THB 120.516 billion in the first quarter of 2018, up by 1% year on year. Net profit was THB 3.049 billion, down 23% from the same period in 2017. Growth rate declined due to falling

Fitch Rates MTN Programme of Thailand#s EXIM Final #BBB+# Stcoks—15 May 18

Fitch Ratings-Bangkok/Singapore-15 May 2018: Fitch Ratings has assigned a final rating of 'BBB+' to Export-Import Bank of Thailand's (EXIM, BBB+/Stable) USD1.50 billion senior unsecured medium-term note (MTN) programme. The bank plans to use the proceeds

BOC Aviation Ltd.#s Senior Unsecured Notes Rated #A-# Stcoks—15 May 18

SINGAPORE (S&P Global Ratings) May 15, 2018--S&P Global Ratings today assigned its 'A-' long-term issue rating to an issuance of senior unsecured notes by BOC Aviation Ltd. (A-/Stable/--) under the company's US$10 billion global medium-term notes

Victoria Dockside Sets Benchmark with Office Concept and Record-breaking Properties—11 May 18

Following its initial launch in April 2018, Victoria Dockside, the ambitious 3 million-square-foot, HK$20billion (US$2.6 billion) global art and design district along Hong Kong's iconic waterfront, sets a new record in office rental rate in Tsim Sha

Ananda Development PCL announces first quarter transfers up 72% on previous year and its presales Properties—10 May 18

Ananda Development PCL announces first quarter transfers up 72% on previous year and its presales up 51% over the same quarter of 2017. The guidance for the annual transfers for the year remains unchanged at 38 billion Baht. Announces Strategic

Photo Release: KBank and WELLNESS Departmentstore launch WELLNESS leasing Worth 1 billion Baht to Stcoks—09 May 18

Mr. Pipavat Bhadranavik, right, KBank First Senior Vice President, and Mr. Songwut Trithepchulyakul, left, CEO & Founder WELLNESS Departmentstore Company Limited, a leader in hotel and spa equipment, launched "WELLNESS leasing" loans, boasting

KBank and WELLNESS Departmentstore launch WELLNESS leasing Targeting 1 billion Baht in loans for Stcoks—09 May 18

Thai hotel and spa business operators are looking forward to the first cooperation between KASIKORNBANK (KBank) and WELLNESS Departmentstore Co., Ltd. – a leading provider of hotel and spa amenities. The two parties are launching "WELLNESS leasing"

Ares XXXIR CLO Ltd. $1.0688 Billion Notes Assigned Preliminary Ratings In Connection With Proposed Stcoks—09 May 18

NEW YORK (S&P Global Ratings) May 8, 2018--S&P Global Ratings today assigned its preliminary ratings to Ares XXXIR CLO Ltd.'s $1.0688 billion floating-rate notes (see list). The note issuance is a collateralized loan obligation (CLO) transaction

ICBCIL Finance#s Proposed Drawdown Under Its US$10 Billion MTN Program Rated #A#; MTN Program Stcoks—08 May 18

HONG KONG (S&P Global Ratings) May 8, 2018--S&P Global Ratings today assigned its 'A' long-term issue rating to a proposed drawdown under the US$10 billion medium-term note (MTN) program by ICBCIL Finance Co. Ltd. (A/Stable/A-1). The issue rating

Bahrain Economic Development Board: Gateway Gulf to Showcase Investment Opportunities Worth $26 Stcoks—08 May 18

New global forum, Gateway Gulf, will bring together a select group of 500 global investors and CEOs to unlock opportunities across the GCC The region's economic transformation and investment opportunities will be the highlight of the first Gateway Gulf

Unimin Corp. Assigned #BB# Corporate Credit Rating, Outlook $1. 65 Billion Senior Secured Term Stcoks—08 May 18

DALLAS (S&P Global Ratings) May 7, 2018--S&P Global Ratings today assigned its 'BB' corporate credit rating to Cleveland-based Unimin Corp. The outlook is stable. At the same time, we assigned our 'BB' issue-level rating and '3' recovery rating

SkyPower and The Government of Uzbekistan Announce the signing of a landmark 1,000 MW Solar Power Stcoks—07 May 18

Global leader in sustainability and utility-scale solar production, SkyPower, has announced an estimated $1.3 billion foreign direct investment in Uzbekistan to build 1,000 MW of solar energy generation capacity throughout the country. This project will

Active Growth of 12% in KBank Large Corporate Loans in 1Q18, Boosted by Exports Cashless Payment Stcoks—04 May 18

Amid high growth in the corporate customer segment in line with economic improvements and outstanding export performance, KASIKORNBANK (KBank)'s large corporate loans in 1Q18 recorded 12-percent rise to a total of 581.580 billion Baht, with main drivers

Child Marriage May Cost Ethiopia Billions of Dollars, Says New World Bank Stcoks—04 May 18

ADDIS ABABA, May 3, 2018 – Ethiopia's economy could potentially lose billions of dollars annually due to child marriage, says a new report by the World Bank and the International Center for Research for Women, which was launched today together with