Tuesday March 20, 2018 16:42

GOVERNMENT Press Releases

Esso joins the National Science Museum in promoting science learning General—20 Mar 18

Esso (Thailand) Public Company Limited (Esso) joins the National Science Museum (NSM) in science knowledge enhancement for youth and public nationwide. Mr. Mongkolnimit Auacherdkul (4th left), director and manager of Public and Government Affairs of

Governments Net Revenue Collection: The First Four Five Months of Fiscal Year 2018 General—20 Mar 18

Bangkok--20 Mar--Ministry of Finance

Ms. Kulaya Tantitemit, Inspector General of the Ministry of Finance and Ministry of Finance's Spokesman stated that the government's net revenue collection during the first fivefour months of fiscal year 2018 (October 2017 – January February 2018) was 738908,345 210 million baht, 2839,381 440 million baht or 4.05% above the target and 1.83.1% higher than the same period last year. This was mainly due to remittances from state-owned enterprises and , revenue collection from other agencies and the Excise Department that exceedinged the targets by 1214,994 898 and 1214,747 884 and 1,251 million baht, or 34.50.0% and 17.98.8% and 0.7% respectively. Moreover, the collection of petroleum tax, vehicles tax, and other revenues of the Excise Department and corporate income tax were significantly above the targets by, to the tune of 5,943 3,750 2,212 1,955 and 1,906 1,426 million baht or 6.5283.0% 470.08.9% and 1.2394.6% respectively.

Ms. Kulaya added concluded that, "The government's net revenue collection in the first four five months of fiscal year 2018 remains higher than the target. Moreover, the government's various economic stimulus packages have bolstered domestic consumption and imports, which bodes well for the government's net revenue collection for the rest of fiscal year.", mainly due to remittances

Governments Fiscal Balance Report: The First 5 months of Fiscal Year General—20 Mar 18

Ms. Kulaya Tantitemit, Inspector General of Ministry of Finance and Ministry of Finance's Spokesman, announced the government fiscal balance for the first 5 months of fiscal year 2018 (October 2017 - February 2018). The government has received 894,012

KEPCO #AA# Ratings Affirmed On Government SACP Lowered To #bbb# On Strained Stcoks—19 Mar 18

HONG KONG (S&P Global Ratings) March 19, 2018--S&P Global Ratings affirmed its 'AA' long-term corporate credit rating on Korea Electric Power Corp. (KEPCO). The outlook is stable. At the same time, we affirmed our 'A-1+' short-term corporate

ภาพข่าว: EGA หนุนโมเดล อุบลฯ สู่นครอัจฉริยะภาคอีสาน ปี 2020 โชว์ไฮไลท์บริการภาครัฐ จัดเต็มงาน ทั่วไป—19 Mar 18

กระทรวงดิจิทัลเพื่อเศรษฐกิจและสังคม โดย สำนักงานรัฐบาลอิเล็กทรอนิกส์ (องค์การมหาชน) หรือ EGA (อีจีเอ) ร่วมกับ หน่วยงานพันธมิตร จัดงาน"GovChannel Roadshow 2018 : Digital Local Government ขับเคลื่อนราชการทันสมัย บริการประชาชนรวดเร็ว ทันใจ" ที่

Shanghai Pudong Development Bank #BBB/A-2# Ratings Affirmed On Strong Government Outlook Stcoks—13 Mar 18

HONG KONG (S&P Global Ratings) March 13, 2018--S&P Global Ratings today affirmed its 'BBB' long-term and 'A-2' short-term issuer credit rating on Shanghai Pudong Development Bank Co. Ltd. (SPDB). Our outlook on the long-term rating is stable. We

Cambodia at a crossroads UN expert calls on Government to choose path of human General—14 Mar 18

The UN expert on the human rights situation in Cambodia has expressed serious concerns about restrictions on the media, freedom of expression and political participation ahead of a national election in July, calling on the Government to choose the path

North Korea detente: UN expert urges opening for human rights General—09 Mar 18

Welcoming rapprochement on the Korean peninsula, including possible discussions about denuclearisation, the UN Special Rapporteur, Tomás Ojea Quintana, called on the Government of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea to take the opportunity

UN highlights need for action to empower women and girls in Asia-Pacific on International Womens General—08 Mar 18

Governments in Asia and the Pacific must take urgent action to ensure greater empowerment of women and girls to achieve the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, the United Nations underscored at a forum in Bangkok today. In commemoration of

UNODC Executive Director and Goodwill Ambassador Open High Level Conference on Sustainable General—06 Mar 18

The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), Government of Thailand and Thailand Institute of Justice (TIJ) have today hosted a High Level Conference on Sustainable Development, Crime Prevention and Safe Societies at the United Nations

เบทาโกร จับมือจุฬาฯ เปิดตัวโครงการ Social Shaker Season 1 ผลักดันความร่วมมือแบบ U-I-G ทั่วไป—06 Mar 18

สำนักบริหารกิจการนิสิต จุฬาลงกรณ์มหาวิทยาลัย จัดงานเปิดตัวโครงการ "Social Shaker Season 1" พร้อมจัดเสวนาในหัวข้อ "ความร่วมมือในรูปแบบ U-I-G (University, Industry, Government) สู่ผลกระทบที่มากขึ้นในการพัฒนาสังคม" โดยผู้ร่วมเสวนา ประกอบด้วย ศ.ดร.บัณฑิต

กระทรวงดิจิทัลฯ เร่งสร้างความเข้าใจแนวทางจัดทำ Government Big Data กับหน่วยงานในพื้นที่ จ.เพชรบุรี ไอที—06 Mar 18

กระทรวงดิจิทัลฯ เดินหน้าขับเคลื่อนงานตามนโยบายรัฐบาล เรียกประชุมหน่วยงานในพื้นที่ จ.เพชรบุรี สร้างความเข้าใจแนวทางการดำเนินงาน "Government Big Data" มอบสำนักงานสถิติแห่งชาติ จัดทำ-วิเคราะห์ชุดข้อมูลร่วมกับหน่วยงานที่เกี่ยวข้อง

Mozambiques government approved for Golfinho-Atum Field Development Plan, marking a significant Energy—05 Mar 18

PTT Exploration and Production Public Company Limited (PTTEP) together with Anadarko Petroleum Corporation, the operator of Mozambique Rovuma Offshore Area 1 project, and other partners have received approval from the Government of Mozambique for the

Snowy Hydro Ltd. #BBB+# Rating Placed On CreditWatch Positive On Expected Full Ownership By Stcoks—05 Mar 18

MELBOURNE (S&P Global Ratings) March 5, 2018--S&P Global Ratings said today that it had placed its rating on Australian electricity generator Snowy Hydro Ltd. on CreditWatch with positive implications. At the same time, we affirmed the 'BBB+'

UN human rights expert to visit Cambodia from 5-14 March General—02 Mar 18

The United Nations Special Rapporteur on human rights in Cambodia, Rhona Smith, will visit the country from 5 to 14 March 2018, at the invitation of the Royal Government. During her 10-day visit, the expert plans to meet senior officials, representatives

EGA ขนบริการอัจฉริยะเสริมทัพสงขลา เร่งเครื่องสร้างเศรษฐกิจดิจิทัล ไอที—02 Mar 18

EGA ขนบริการอัจฉริยะเสิร์ฟจังหวัดสงขลาเตรียมความพร้อมรับเศรษฐกิจดิจิทัล ดึง TDGA เสริม Digital Skill บุคลากรภาครัฐระดับภูมิภาคและท้องถิ่น เร่งระดมสมองเต็มพิกัด ในงานสัมมนา GovChannel Roadshow 2018: Digital Local Government ขับเคลื่อนราชการทันสมัย

Scottish government to launch national investment bank Stcoks—02 Mar 18

The Scottish government has committed to a publicly owned national investment bank that campaigners and leading economists hope will tackle the country's lack of investment. Speaking at the launch of the implementation plan, the first minister, Nicola

Indian State Government and Singapores Central Bank to explore blockchain Stcoks—02 Mar 18

On February 18, the government of India's Maharashtra state and the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), that country's central bank, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to "strengthen cooperation in promoting FinTech innovation in the two

CP Foods India takes steps to ensure sustainable sardines of northwest General—27 Feb 18

Charoen Pokphand Foods India (CP Foods India) along with selected fishery societies and seafood companies have join forces with India's Government to draft the country's first-ever action plan under Fishery Improvement Project (FIP) in bid to preserve

PTTGC enhances investments under its strategic plan to add value from joint ventures project in Stcoks—27 Feb 18

PTT Global Chemical Public Company Limited (PTTGC), Thailand's largest integrated petrochemical and refining business, recently announced a positive contribution to its 2017 results by three subsidiaries it acquired last year to expand its petrochemical

Asia-Pacific countries commit to empower rural women and girls at high-level UN General—23 Feb 18

Ministers and senior government representatives from Asia and the Pacific on Friday committed to ensuring greater empowerment of rural women and girls to improve their standard of living, food security and livelihoods. The pledge was made at the regional

EGA หนุนโมเดล อุบลฯ สู่นครอัจฉริยะภาคอีสาน ปี 2020 โชว์ไฮไลท์บริการภาครัฐ จัดเต็มงาน GovChannel ทั่วไป—23 Feb 18

EGA หนุนโมเดลจังหวัดอุบลราชธานีสู่นครอัจฉริยะภาคอีสาน ปี 2020 สอดรับปีแห่งข้อมูลภาครัฐ "Year of Data 2018" เร่งขยายจุดติดตั้ง "ตู้บริการอเนกประสงค์ภาครัฐ" (Government Smart Kiosk) ให้ประชาชน "เช็คได้ทุกสิทธิ์ รู้ทุกสวัสดิการรัฐ" ง่ายๆ เปิดให้บริการฟรี!

Millions in Myanmar to Benefit from Disaster Preparedness Stcoks—21 Feb 18

YANGON, February 20, 2018 – The Launch Workshop for the Myanmar Southeast Asia Disaster Risk Management Project, which will strengthen Myanmar's disaster preparedness, was held today, with national and local government officials reporting on

Local Alike Introduces New Tours to Support Secondary Cities Lifestyle—15 Feb 18

Local Alike, a social enterprise dedicated to sustainable community-based tourism, is supporting "Amazing Thailand Go Local", a campaign by the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) in response to government policy for 55 provinces after the cabinet

ชาวสงขลา เตรียมเฮ!! EGA จัดทัพบริการอัจฉริยะในงานสัมมนา GovChannel Roadshow 2018 #ตอบโจทย์คนไทย ทั่วไป—15 Feb 18

รัฐจัดให้ เอาใจถึงที่ พี่น้องชาวสงขลา เตรียมตัวรับทัพบริการอัจฉริยะจากรัฐบาลในงานสัมมนา GovChannel Roadshow 2018 : Digital Local Government "ขับเคลื่อนราชการทันสมัย บริการประชาชนรวดเร็ว ทันใจ" โดยสำนักงานรัฐบาลอิเล็กทรอนิกส์ (องค์การมหาชน) หรือ EGA

Countries Must Strengthen Tax Systems to Meet SDGs Stcoks—15 Feb 18

NEW YORK CITY, February 14, 2018 - Major international organizations -including the IMF, OECD, UN and World Bank Group- today called on governments from around the world to strengthen and increase the effectiveness of their tax systems to generate the

World Banks Commitment to Iraq Reaches US$4.7 Billion Stcoks—15 Feb 18

Kuwait- The World Bank Group and the Government of Iraq signed two projects today totaling US$510 million to help the Iraqi people by improving living conditions, enhancing water supplies, and creating jobs. The two projects along with the ongoing US$750

ILO Reports Important Progress on Child Labour and Forced Labour in Uzbek Cotton Stcoks—14 Feb 18

Monitoring team finds strong political will from central government to end fundamental labour rights' violations during the 2017 cotton harvest: Child labour is no longer an issue, while forced labour is being systematically addressed. GENEVA (ILO

Hastings District Council Assigned #AA/A-1+# Outlook Stable Stcoks—13 Feb 18

On Feb. 13, 2018, S&P Global Ratings assigned its 'AA' long-term foreign-currency and local-currency issuer credit ratings and 'A-1+' short-term ratings to Hastings District Council, a New Zealand local government. The outlook on the long-term

Photo Release: Double Anniversary Celebration for WHA Groups 15th and 30th of Success in Industrial General—13 Feb 18

To mark WHA Group's 15 Years of Continuous Growth and 30 Years of Success in Industrial Estate Development, a grand celebration was recently held at the Athenee Hotel Bangkok in the presence of government officials, business partners and valued clients.