Thursday October 19, 2017 18:05

GOVERNMENT Press Releases

Thailands MICE industry to benefit from Eastern Economic Corridor development General—19 Oct 17

Thailand's fast growing business travel sector is expected to get a further push from the Thai Government's "Thailand 4.0" development strategy and the flagship Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) which will see investment in a major airport expansion and

World MPs Condemn the Ethnic Cleansing of the Rohingya Minority in Myanmar General—19 Oct 17

ST PETERSBURG, Russia--19 Oct--PRNewswire/InfoQuest

The global parliamentary community has condemned today the ethnic cleansing of the Rohingya minority in the Northern Rakhine state of Myanmar. MPs have called upon the Government of Myanmar to end immediately the violence and forced displacement of the Rohingya and the blatant violations of their human rights.

In a resolution on the emergency item on it agenda, adopted today at the 137th Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), MPs expressed grave concern over the unprecedented exodus of one million Rohingya to Bangladesh and the humanitarian and potential security consequences for that country and the region. The Rohingya began fleeing when an insurgent attack led to a massive military response.

"This resolution urges the global parliamentary community to take concrete steps to put an end to the ethnic cleansing of the Rohingya from Rakhine state, and to end further human rights violations," explained Saber Chowdhury, the IPU President. "We cannot remain on the sidelines as one million people flee violence and persecution. This crisis is a major threat to regional peace and security."

The resolution strongly recommends the creation of temporary safe zones inside Myanmar under UN supervision to protect all civilians irrespective of religion and ethnicity. MP

Thailand#s MICE industry to benefit from Eastern Economic Corridor Stcoks—19 Oct 17

Thailand's fast growing business travel sector is expected to get a further push from the Thai Government's "Thailand 4.0" development strategy and the flagship Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) which will see investment in a major airport expansion and

World Bank Treasury Hosted its 2nd Government Debt and Risk Management Program Stcoks—19 Oct 17

Washington, D.C. October 19, 2017—The World Bank Treasury has successfully concluded its second Government Debt and Risk Management (GDRM) Program Roundtable. The GDRM program, sponsored by the Swiss State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO),

Fifth Asia-Pacific Trade and Investment Week 30 October to 3 November 2017, Stcoks—18 Oct 17

Asia-Pacific Trade and Investment Week will be convened by ESCAP in Bangkok from 30 October to 3 November, bringing together ministers, senior government officials and key stakeholders to discuss critical issues around trade and investment policy making

Government of India and the World Bank Sign New Agreement to Improve Quality of Higher Education in Stcoks—17 Oct 17

NEW DELHI, October 16, 2017 – The Government of India and the World Bank today signed a $82.50 million loan agreement for the National Agricultural Higher Education Project. The project will support the Indian Council of Agricultural Research

กรมวิทยาศาสตร์บริการ มุ่งปรับปรุงบริการการรับรองระบบงานห้องปฏิบัติการทดสอบ ตามมาตรฐานสากล ทั่วไป—16 Oct 17

วันที่ 10 ตุลาคม 2560 นางอุมาพร สุขม่วง รองอธิบดีกรมวิทยาศาสตร์บริการ รักษาราชการแทนอธิบดีกรมวิทยาศาสตร์บริการนำทีมงานนวัตกร (i-Team) กระทรวงวิทยาศาสตร์และเทคโนโลยีภายใต้โครงการห้องปฏิบัติการนวัตกรรมภาครัฐ (Government Innovation Lab : Gov Lab) เข้าพบ

ASEAN parliamentarians condemn moves to eliminate opposition in Cambodia General—16 Oct 17

The Cambodian government's recent push to shut down the opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) and lay the groundwork for its dissolution solidify the country's rapid descent into one-party rule and effectively eliminate the possibility of

Tokyo to Invite Bloggers, Journalists to Travel on Recommended Routes to Enjoy Contrast between Lifestyle—11 Oct 17

The Tokyo Metropolitan Government is developing sightseeing routes from Tokyo to various tourist attractions in the Tohoku region to publicize diverse allures in these two regions and encourage individual foreign tourists visiting Tokyo to travel further

World Bank Stands with Bangladesh to Support Rohingya Refugees Stcoks—12 Oct 17

WASHINGTON, October 11, 2017 – Bangladesh today asked the World Bank for support to cope with hundreds of thousands of Rohingya refugees, and the World Bank said it is ready to move with a program of support for the government, host communities,

World Bank Group and GPIF Join Forces to Mobilize Capital Markets for Sustainable Stcoks—12 Oct 17

Washington, D.C., October 11, 2017—The World Bank Group and Japan's Government Pension Investment Fund (GPIF) have formalized a partnership that aims to expand markets for sustainable investing. Under the partnership, the World Bank Group and GPIF

Mazda growth continues, sales top 36,000 units after Q3 New CX-5 to be launched in Automotive—11 Oct 17

Mazda Sales (Thailand) Co. preparing to launch its Q4 offensive, amidst intense market competition and economic growth thanks to the stimulus packages from the government. Domestic auto sales have also been growing, averaging at 69,000 units per

ภาพข่าว: EGA หนุนคนชลบุรีเข้าถึงข้อมูลและบริการภาครัฐใกล้บ้าน ด้วย ทั่วไป—10 Oct 17

นายพันธ์ศักดิ์ ศิริรัชตพงษ์ ผู้ช่วยรัฐมนตรีว่าการกระทรวงดิจิทัลเพื่อเศรษฐกิจและสังคม ให้เกียรติเป็นประธานเปิดการให้บริการภาครัฐผ่านตู้บริการอเนกประสงค์ภาครัฐ (Government Smart Kiosk) พร้อมด้วยนายภัครธรณ์ เทียนไชย ผู้ว่าราชการจังหวัดชลบุรี นางไอรดา

TCEB STATEMENT: Royal Cremation Ceremony for the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej is set on October 26, General—09 Oct 17

The Royal Thai Government has scheduled a Royal Cremation ceremony for His Majesty the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej, who passed away on October 13 last year, to be held during October 25 to 29, 2017 at the Sanam Luang Royal Ceremonial Ground in Bangkok.

Albania Puts Its Support Behind Sustainable Public Debt Management: Joins the World Bank Treasury Stcoks—06 Oct 17

WASHINGTON, DC October 5, 2017 — The World Bank Treasury announced today that Albania has joined the Government Debt and Risk Management (GDRM) program, a World Bank Treasury initiative sponsored by the Swiss State Secretariat for Economic

Auckland Council Ratings Affirmed At #AA/A-1+#; Outlook Remains Stable Stcoks—05 Oct 17

On Oct. 5, 2017, S&P Global Ratings affirmed its 'AA' long-term and 'A-1+' short-term credit ratings on New Zealand (the Crown) local government Auckland Council. The outlook on the ratings remains stable. OUTLOOK The stable outlook reflects our

ภาพข่าว: EGA ชูบริการมิติใหม่ภาครัฐ หนุนชลบุรี สู่ Smart City แห่งภาคตะวันออก ทั่วไป—03 Oct 17

กระทรวงดิจิทัลเศรษฐกิจและสังคม โดย สำนักงานรัฐบาลอิเล็กทรอนิกส์ (องค์การมหาชน) หรือ EGA (อีจีเอ) ร่วมกับ หน่วยงานพันธมิตร จัดงาน "GovChannel Roadshow 2017: Digital Local Government ขับเคลื่อนราชการทันสมัย บริการประชาชนรวดเร็ว ทันใจ" ที่จ.ชลบุรี

Norton Healthcare, KY Bond Rating Outlook Revised To Stable From Positive On Softer Stcoks—03 Oct 17

CHICAGO (S&P Global Ratings) Oct. 2, 2017--S&P Global Ratings revised the outlook to stable from positive and affirmed its 'A-' long-term rating and underlying rating (SPUR) on the Louisville and Jefferson County Metropolitan Government, Ky.'s

TCC Technology teamed up with the Thai Fintech Association and IDC Financial Insights putting Thai IT—02 Oct 17

According to the national scheme called Digital Thailand 4.0 initiated by Thai government, the policy has drawn the importance of fundamental infrastructure as well as humanity which leads to attractive opportunity for Fintech in Thailand. The disruptive

#Pattana Suwansumrit, Ph.D. as a proxy of #Thai Architect in international stage at UAE, Properties—02 Oct 17

Patna Suwansumrit, Ph.D. 's a popular 'Thai Architect' of 'Apartment Design for Foreigner' has selected from 'Department of Trade Promotion, Ministry of Commerce, Royal Thai Government to exhibit many projects of 'Apartment Design' in business matching

Photo Release: Chiba Delegation Visits Hemaraj Industrial Estates Properties—29 Sep 17

WHA Corporation PCL recently welcomed Mr. Kenji Okada (center) and Mr. Naruhiro Fukumori (2nd from right) from the Chiba Prefectural Government, accompanied by Mr. Shataro Suzuki (2nd from left), Chief Officer, JETRO Bangkok, to the Hemaraj industrial

Public Debt Outstanding Report as of August31, 2017 General—29 Sep 17

Mr. Theeraj Athanavanich,Bond Market Advisor,reported that Thailand's public debt outstanding as of August31, 2017 was at 6,274,872.04million Baht (41.92% of GDP).The total public debt outstanding comprised 4,861,262.73million Baht of Government debt,

Philippines: WB, AIIB Approve Funding for Flood Management in Metro Stcoks—29 Sep 17

WASHINGTON, September 28, 2017 – In partnership with the Philippine government, the World Bank and the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) will provide funding to improve flood management in select drainage areas in Metro Manila. Flood

World Bank Regional Director for Western Balkans Visits Kosovo to Discuss Development Challenges Stcoks—28 Sep 17

PRISTINA, September 27, 2017 — The World Bank's Regional Director for Western Balkans, Ms. Linda Van Gelder, completed a two-day visit to Kosovo today, which focused on meeting with the recently-elected government of Kosovo and discussing the

ภาพข่าว: EGA ส่ง GovChannel หนุนชาวขอนแก่นสู่ชีวิตดิจิทัล ไอที—28 Sep 17

กระทรวงดิจิทัลเศรษฐกิจและสังคม โดย สำนักงานรัฐบาลอิเล็กทรอนิกส์ (องค์การมหาชน) หรือEGA (อีจีเอ) จัดงาน "GovChannel Roadshow 2017: Digital Local Government ขับเคลื่อนราชการทันสมัย บริการประชาชนรวดเร็ว ทันใจ" ที่จ.ขอนแก่น เป็นจังหวัดที่ 4 ในปีนี้ โดยมี

South Australian Government Financing Authority #AA/A-1+# Ratings Outlook Stcoks—28 Sep 17

MELBOURNE (S&P Global Ratings) Sept. 28, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today affirmed its 'AA/A-1+' ratings on the South Australian Government Financing Authority (SAFA). The outlook remains positive. OUTLOOK The positive outlook reflects that on the

As part of the One Belt, One Road initiative, Ordos builds an intellectual property platform for Stcoks—28 Sep 17

The 2nd Ordos International Conference for Culture & Creativity (OICC II), hosted by the municipal government of Ordos and the China Internet Information Center, was held in Ordos, Inner Mongolia, China from the 22nd to the 24th of September. The

Changchun Recommends 120 Local Companies to the World Stcoks—28 Sep 17

The government of northeast China's Changchun city has introduced 120 local companies with high quality and credibility to the world in a recent event, which aimed to promote foreign investment attraction and building of the city as a regional center of

Lao PDR Self-Assessment to Strengthen Public Financial Management Reforms Stcoks—28 Sep 17

VIENTIANE, September 27, 2017 – Lao PDR's Ministry of Finance launched today a review of its expenditure, as part of its continued reforms towards more efficient use of public resources. Aligned with the government's Public Finance Development

Thailand Regional Agricultural Leaders Join Forces to #Put Thai Farmers Stcoks—27 Sep 17

Group Delivers Joint Letter to Prime Minister Urging Consideration of Hard-Working Farmers / Protection of their access to Safe & Effective 21st Century Tools to Meet 'Thailand 4.0' Goals As a Thailand Government review of three crop protection