Monday June 25, 2018 03:22

GOVERNMENT Press Releases

Abidjan hosts high-level discussion on infrastructure governance Stcoks—21 Jun 18

Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire, June 20, 2018: Representatives from government, multilateral development banks, the private sector, and civil society converge in Abidjan this week for the Second Regional Roundtable on Infrastructure Governance and Tools. The

Ugandan Agriculture Must Commercialize to Drive Economic Growth and Reduce Stcoks—20 Jun 18

KAMPALA, June 19, 2018—The Government of Uganda and the World Bank today launched "Closing the potential performance divide in Ugandan agriculture" report that provides an unprecedented review of the structural context of Ugandan agriculture, its

Industry partnership launches 2nd of CCE South East Asia - Thailand 2018 trade General—08 May 18

Four-member group joins forces with the aim to develop the Thai Corrugated Packing Production Industry as the regional hub. A group of industry associations and a Thai government body has announced the 2nd edition of the CCE South East Asia - Thailand

New US$130 Million Support for Ongoing Empowerment of Local Communities in Stcoks—19 Jun 18

WASHINGTON, June 18, 2018 – The World Bank announced today US$130 million in additional support for decentralization in Tunisia, which is putting local governments in charge of addressing the development needs of their communities. The ongoing

PTT and KBank develop PTT e-Wallet to enhance consumer convenience and safety in the digital Stcoks—15 Jun 18

PTT e-Wallet service will be available in the fourth quarter of this year, to support the government's policy to promote a cashless society and to enhance consumer convenience and safety in payment of goods and services at PTT service stations and retail

Honeywell participates in Connected technologies in a digital transportation world workshop to IT—15 Jun 18

Honeywell (NYSE: HON) today expressed its support for the government of Thailand's transportation vision backed by digital technologies, by participating in the "Connected technologies in a digital transportation world" workshop organized by the Ministry

World Bank Group, OAS and Panama Promote Transparency to Mobilize Development Stcoks—14 Jun 18

PANAMA CITY, June 13th, 2018 – The World Bank Group (WBG), the Organization of American States (OAS) and the Government of Panama unveiled an agreement today to enhance transparency and accountability in Latin America and the Caribbean countries,

Build smart real estate: strategies to capture Properties—14 Jun 18

Residential housing market in Thailand will likely recover after having slowed down from the expiration of stimulus measures by the government.EIC expects residential transfers value are projected to recover at around 7% in 2018 supported by an economic

The 4th China-Israel Investment Summit to be held in China#s Zhuhai in General—14 Jun 18

On the back the great results of the 3rd summit achieved last year, with the guidance and support of the responsible Chinese and Israeli government agencies, the International Cooperation Center of the National Development and Reform Commission of China

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation with Liberia Stcoks—14 Jun 18

On June 8, 2018, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV consultation [1] with Liberia. A new government is in place, with a mandate to achieve ambitious development objectives. Liberia's economy appears

IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde Welcomes Argentina Governments Economic Policy Stcoks—14 Jun 18

Ms. Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), issued the following statement today on the Argentina government's Letter of Intent and Memorandum of Economic Policies requesting a US$50 billion Stand-by Arrangement

รองปลัดกระทรวงดิจิทัลฯ เป็นประธานเปิดสัมมนา สานสัมพันธ์เครือข่ายภาครัฐ GCC 1111 ประจำปี ไอที—13 Jun 18

นาวาอากาศเอก สมศักดิ์ ขาวสุวรรณ์ รองปลัดกระทรวงดิจิทัลเพื่อเศรษฐกิจและสังคม (ดีอี) เป็นประธานในพิธีเปิดงานสัมมนาเชิงปฏิบัติการ "สานสัมพันธ์เครือข่ายภาครัฐ GCC 1111 ประจำปี 2561" ภายใต้โครงการศูนย์บริการข้อมูลภาครัฐเพื่อประชาชน (Government Contact Center

ภาพข่าว: แม็คโครต้อนรับคณะผู้บริหารระดับสูงของภาครัฐจากสาธารณรัฐแห่งสหภาพเมียนมา ทั่วไป—12 Jun 18

บริษัท สยามแม็คโคร จำกัด (มหาชน) โดย คุณสุชาดา อิทธิจารุกุล ประธานเจ้าหน้าที่บริหาร – กลุ่มธุรกิจสยามแม็คโคร พร้อมคณะผู้บริหารระดับสูง ให้การต้อนรับ H.E. U Thaung Tun Union Minister, Ministry of the Office of the Union Government

Joint Commission International Appoints New Leadership in Key Strategic Heathcare—12 Jun 18

Joint Commission International (JCI) is pleased to announce John Yoon, MBA , as JCI's managing director of the Asia-Pacific Region. In this role, he is responsible for developing relationships between JCI and health care organizations, governments,

Mazda responds to Thai governments regional investment hub plan with new global production Automotive—11 Jun 18

Continued popularity of Mazda vehicles in Thailand has enabled the brand to score a 48-per cent growth in May with sales of 5,881 units while year-to-date sales reached 26,886 units, reflecting Thailand's spectacular economic growth in 2018 Mr. Chanchai

World Bank Country Director Meets Prime Minister and Finance Minister Stcoks—11 Jun 18

KATHMANDU, June 10, 2018 – The World Bank's Country Director for Nepal, Qimiao Fan, met with Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli today and reaffirmed support for the priorities and programs of the new government. Fan was accompanied at the meeting by

Statement at the Conclusion of an IMF Staff Visit to Barbados Stcoks—08 Jun 18

At the request of the newly elected Government of Barbados, an International Monetary Fund (IMF) team led by Bert van Selm visited Bridgetown on June 5-7, to have discussions on economic policies and possible IMF financial support of the government's

Five reasons why Thailand can be the digital hub of Southeast Asia General—07 Jun 18

Thailand is fast-becoming the regional technology and innovation hub in-line with the government's "Thailand 4.0" policy and Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) plan. This will lead to rapid advancements in and deployments of new technologies, business

KT Proposes #Smart Boracay# to Philippine Government IT—07 Jun 18

KT Corp. (KRX: 030200; NYSE: KT) said today that it has proposed a "Smart Boracay" project to the Philippine government to help make the world-famous tourist destination safer and more wired with KT's advanced ICT (information and communications

New Projects To Boost Renewable Energy and Improve Climate Resilience in Marshall Stcoks—07 Jun 18

MAJURO, June 6, 2018 – The World Bank and the Government of the Republic of the Marshall Islands this week launched two climate change related projects that will increase investments in renewable energy, promote energy efficiency, and enhance the

Bhutan Receives World Bank Support for Reforms in the Mining Sector Stcoks—07 Jun 18

THIMPHU, June 5, 2018 – The Royal Government of Bhutan today received a $300,000 grant from the Work Bank-led Extractives Global Programmatic Support (EGPS) multi-donor trust fund to support reforms in the mining sector and assist the Department of

Whanganui District Council Ratings Raised To #AA# On Improving Outlook Stcoks—06 Jun 18

On June 6, 2018, S&P Global Ratings raised to 'AA' from 'AA-' its long-term local and foreign currency ratings on Whanganui District Council (Whanganui), a New Zealand local government. We also affirmed our 'A-1+' short-term rating on Whanganui. The

BIGO Technology to Drive Its RD Centre in Singapore and Be A Global AI Solution Provider to IT—05 Jun 18

On last Friday, Jason Hu Jianqiang Chief Technology Officer of BIGO Technology shared with attendees at the inaugural SINO AI Forum 2018 on the transformative progress of BIGO's AI technology and its applications to synthesise large amounts of

IMF Statement on Negotiations with Argentina Stcoks—05 Jun 18

Mr. Alejandro Werner, the IMF's Director of the Western Hemisphere department, made the following statement today regarding the negotiations between IMF staff and the Argentine government on Fund financial support for their economic plan. "IMF staff and

Afghanistan: Senior UN rights official urges more action to end attacks on General—11 May 18

UN Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights Andrew Gilmour has welcomed what he called the "undeniable commitment" by the Afghan Government to improve what has long been a dire human rights situation. But he voiced concern at the lack of

PwC Growth Markets Centre looks into the Future of ASEAN in latest Stcoks—14 May 18

PwC's Growth Markets Centre has launched its 2018 annual report titled 'The Future of ASEAN – Time to Act', which provides a view of the policies that the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) governments ought to consider to ensure the

Industry partnership launches 2nd of CCE South East Asia - Thailand 2018 trade Stcoks—16 May 18

Four-member group joins forces with the aim to develop the Thai Corrugated Packing Production Industry as the regional hub. A group of industry associations and a Thai government body has announced the 2nd edition of the CCE South East Asia - Thailand

Industry partnership launches 2nd of CCE South East Asia - Thailand 2018 trade General—16 May 18

Four-member group joins forces with the aim to develop the Thai Corrugated Packing Production Industry as the regional hub. A group of industry associations and a Thai government body has announced the 2nd edition of the CCE South East Asia - Thailand

Rating On Michigan Finance Authority#s 2004A Local Government Loan Program Revenue Bonds (Ambac Stcoks—16 May 18

CHICAGO (S&P Global Ratings) May 15, 2018--S&P Global Ratings corrected by withdrawing its 'AA-' long-term rating and 'AA-' underlying rating (SPUR) on the Michigan Finance Authority's series 2004A Ambac Insured bonds, issued as part of its

Caddo County Government Building Authority, OK #BBB+# Bond Rating Withdrawn On Lack Of Timely Stcoks—16 May 18

CENTENNIAL (S&P Global Ratings) May 15, 2018--S&P Global Ratings has withdrawn its 'BBB+' long-term rating on Caddo County Government Building Authority, Okla.'s series 2010A sales tax revenue bonds, issued for Caddo County, due to the county's