Monday October 26, 2020 11:04

ECONOMIES Press Releases

TraXasia Unveiled Q4 2020 Tourists Trend Lifestyle—12 Oct 20

TraXasia, a leading cross-border tourism advertising specialist offering comprehensive, data-driven reports on the fast-growing tourism sector in key Asian economies, unreviled the tourist trend in Q4 2020. Tourism is one of the most important economic

Bangkok Bank integrates its Indonesia branches into PermataBank International network covers more Stcoks—08 Oct 20

Bangkok Bank received in-principle approval from OJK to integrate its three Indonesian branches into its subsidiary PT Bank Permata Tbk (“PermataBank”), which has more than 300 branches. This reinforces Bangkok Bank’s position as the

LIXIL introduces the SATO Tap, a novel handwashing station that aims to improve hygiene for Events—02 Jul 20

Washing your hands thoroughly with soap reduces the spread of disease and can help prevent COVID-19 infection. But for approximately 3 billion people around the world, this step is out of reach. According to UNICEF, 40% of the world’s population

Going Contactless in the Light of COVID-19 Stcoks—16 Jun 20

The current pandemic situation across the world is known to many by the back of their heads. There is no doubt that major cities at this stage, some at lockdown and while others are slowly reopening up their economies, are launching digital initiatives

How Technology is Helping Keep Asia’s Economies on Track During a Time of Unprecedented IT—10 Mar 20

As Asia’s businesses struggle with series of social,political and natural disturbances, how to manage and maintain operations whenstaff are forced to work and be productive as a result of their inability tomake it to the office is becoming an

Daniel Zhang Alibaba Chairman and CEO Talks Inclusive Platform Economy at WEF Events—24 Jan 20

In this era of platform-based economies, business success and growth are sustainable only when all stakeholders contribute and benefit together, Alibaba Chairman and CEO Daniel Zhang said Wednesday. Speaking onstage with Accenture CEO Julie Sweet at the

Trade in Asia-Pacific declines for the first time since 2009, highlights UN regional arm Region Events—18 Dec 19

Asia-Pacific economies may see positive trade growth in 2020 but are still facing downside risks from the adverse impacts of the United States – China trade tensions, two new trade briefs by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for

Technology Has Made Paying Business Taxes Easier Around the World, Joint PwC-World Bank Report Stcoks—26 Nov 19

Economies around the world have made it substantially easier for their businesses to pay taxes thanks to technology, according to Paying Taxes 2020, an annual study of tax administration around the globe produced by PwC and the World Bank Group. The

Incubate, Measure and Amplify: The Circulate Initiative Launches Strategy to End Plastic Pollution Stcoks—24 Oct 19

- The Incubation Network developed with SecondMuse is The Circulate Initiative's flagship program, supporting innovators across South and Southeast Asia and creating the conditions they need to succeed. At the 2019 Our Ocean Conference, Circulate

Are the Economic Winds of Uncertainty Beginning to Blow? Latest Global Research From Universum General—04 Oct 19

Well-regarded Survey Uncovers the Brands and Employment Attributes Most Desired by Business and Engineering/IT Students Across 12 Largest Global Economies Tariffs, trade wars, climate change and more. According to the latest global annual World's Most

Thailand and ASEAN economies have substantial trade growth potential, according to Standard Stcoks—03 Oct 19

- Thailand, Indonesia, and Vietnam featured in Standard Chartered's new Trade20 Index, which identifies the 20 economies with the greatest potential for trade growth Thailand has been ranked eighth in Standard Chartered Bank's new Trade20 Index which

USChina Trade Jitters Drive Spike in Thailand#s Residence Program Applications Stcoks—17 Sep 19

Latest data suggests that Thailand is set to become an unintended beneficiary of the current turbulent trade relations between the world's two most powerful economies. As United States President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping

Asian Economies Benefiting From US-China Trade Tensions Amid Vulnerable Global Economic Outlook, Stcoks—11 Jul 19

- US imports from China fell by around 15% year on year in the first quarter of 2019, according to July edition of PwC's Global Economy Watch - Imports from a group of eight other Asian economies–Bangladesh, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, South Korea,

Kazakhstan Unveils High-Potential Investment Opportunities at Astana Economic Stcoks—29 May 19

On May 16-17, the XII Astana Economic Forum "Inspiring Growth: People, Cities, Economies" was held in Nur-Sultan. The third annual Kazakhstan Global Investment Roundtable (KGIR-2019) organised at Astana Economic Forum saw the signing of 43 agreements

At the Astana Economic Forum-2019 Forecasts Are Voiced Regarding the Future of General—17 May 19

Today, on May 16th, the XII Astana Economic Forum (AEF) under the theme "Inspiring growth: people, cities, economies" has begun. At the plenary meeting of the AEF-2019, the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan - Elbasy Nursultan Nazarbayev

Photo Release: EXIM Thailand Inks MOU with Bank of China To Enhance Relationship and Further Stcoks—03 May 19

Mr. Pisit Serewiwattana (standing, left), President of Export-Import Bank of Thailand (EXIM Thailand), Mr. Piriya Khemphon (standing, center), Ambassador of Thailand to the People's Republic of China, and Mr. Sun Yu (standing, right), Executive Vice

XII Astana Economic Forum in Kazakhstan to Focus on #Inspiring Growth: People, Cities, General—24 Apr 19

- Over two days, May 16 to 17, 2019, the capital of the Republic of Kazakhstan - Nur-Sultan, will see global visionaries and leading international experts come together to discuss the most crucial issues facing the world economy and formulate

YOO sets its sights on Vietnam as key new market for designer residences Lifestyle—03 Apr 19

World's largest branded residences designer brings "out of the box" celebrity designers and visionary concepts to one of the Asia's fastest-growing economies HO CHI MINH CITY, VIETNAM: YOO Worldwide, the global designer residence and hotel brand, has

สัปดาห์แห่งการอมรมด้านอนุรักษ์พลังงาน เวทีสำหรับผู้เชี่ยวชาญด้านการอนุรักษ์พลังงานในเขตภูมิภาคเอเชีย Energy—03 Apr 19

กรมพัฒนาพลังงานทดแทนและอนุรักษ์พลังงาน (พพ.) ร่วมกับ องค์การพลังงานระหว่างประเทศ (International Energy Agency; IEA) ผนึกกำลังร่วมจัดงานการอบรม "The Third Energy Efficiency in Emerging Economies Training Week for Southeast Asia" ในระหว่างวันที่ 1 –

Infosys Launches New Service Offerings to Help Communication Service Providers and Enterprises IT—25 Feb 19

Enabled through a rich ecosystem of partners, design thinking philosophy, and full stack of software brought together in the '5GLiving Labs' Infosys (NYSE: INFY), a global leader in next-generation digital services and consulting, today announced the

2019 Global Talent Competitiveness Index: Nurturing Entrepreneurial Talent Identified as Key to the General—22 Jan 19

- Entrepreneurial talent has become a key differentiator in relative talent competitiveness - Talent still drawn to small, high-income economies and the United States - Washington, DC is the top performer in the cities' ranking - Five-year analysis shows

Global economic growth expected to slow in 2019 Stcoks—16 Jan 19

The global economy as a whole is expected to slow in 2019 as G7 countries return to long-run average growth rates, according to new projections from PwC in its latest Global Economy Watch. PwC expects that the pick up in growth of most major economies

TAT curates three concepts to promote 55 secondary cities Lifestyle—22 Nov 18

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has curated three concepts for promoting the group of 55 secondary destinations to help develop and market their tourism economies and cultural assets in an environmentally-friendly way. These 55 provinces, which

New tech and FinTech: Embracing the opportunity and grasping the risk with Singapore Case Events—05 Nov 18

Disruptive technology evolution has made a wide impact to global economies, the very first forefront business that feel this in both positive and negative way is financial service industry. Due to the nature of business has been digitized and operated

FLEXIBLE WORKING TO CONTRIBUTE $10TR TO GLOBAL ECONOMY BY 2030 ACCORDING TO REGUS General—17 Oct 18

- Flexible working will save businesses money, reduce costs and boost productivity, causing a ripple effect across entire economies - The US could see an economic boost of as much as $4.5 trillion annually - China could see the greatest gross value add

US protectionism: Significant knock-on effect on trade partners of targeted Properties—16 Oct 18

- Increased protectionism is affecting a large number of economies – both advanced and emerging - Use of import tariffs by the US has doubled since 2009, with a sharp increase between 2016 and 2018. Nevertheless, these tariffs still only account

Country and sector risks worldwide: Some emerging economies become increasingly General—16 Oct 18

- Higher oil prices and continued capital outflows from emerging markets mark the third quarter of 2018 - A wave of sectorial downgrades in Turkey and Argentina - Risks improve in Central Europe and the CIS - Downgrades for Pakistan and Nicaragua,

UN Green Industry Conference opens in Thailand General—04 Oct 18

The Fifth Green Industry Conference opened in Bangkok today, with a strong focus on the opportunities green growth could yield for businesses and emerging economies. Organized by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), together

Singtel and AIS debut VIA, Asias first cross-border mobile payment Telecom—02 Oct 18

- Connects Singtel Dash, AIS GLOBAL Pay and Rabbit Line Pay mobile wallets in Singapore and Thailand - Drives cross-border mobile payments to strengthen digital economies in Southeast Asia The Singtel Group today debuted VIA, its cross-border mobile

Multiplying Effect: Experts View Dongguan-Hong Kong Industry Cooperation as Strong Thrust for General—24 Sep 18

When in-depth cooperation on industries between an international manufacturing central city and a world financial center is made, what will the surrounding countries and regions benefit from? On the morning of September 21, the 2018 Joint Promotion