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HFOCUS Press Releases

Gulf Petrochem Group Closes US$150m Financing Deal Stcoks—31 Jul 17

- The Group plans to tap the Islamic Finance and Sukuk markets in Asia with focus on Indonesia and Malaysia for future potential funding Gulf Petrochem Group (GP) has successfully raised US$ 150 million from a group of international and local financial

Sansiri kicks off corporate transformation for big move forward along with plan to launch 16 new Properties—17 Jul 17

First half sales reaching Baht 15,000 million, growing almost 20% Y-O-Y, with strong sales from international markets exceeding Baht 3,700 million Sansiri launched corporate transformation plan for a big move forward with focus on four areas –

Herbalife Nutrition Study Reveals Alarming Lack of Nutrition, Hydration and Exercise Among Heathcare—02 Jun 17

Herbalife, a global nutrition company, has released the findings from its Asia Pacific Balanced Nutrition Survey1, which focuses on shedding light on nutrition and health habits, behaviors and attitudes of consumers aged 18 and above. The survey is an

Lead UN body in Asia-Pacific opens with focus on regional cooperation to support 2030 General—22 May 17

The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) marked its 70th Anniversary at the opening of the annual Commission session in Bangkok today, with its Executive Secretary reflecting on the extraordinary transformation

Siam Commercial Bank drives another significant move as lead investor of global investment network Stcoks—15 Mar 17

Siam Commercial Bank (SCB), through its financial technology (fintech) subsidiary Digital Ventures, has announced a significant investment in Dymon Asia Ventures, the fintech-focused venture arm of Dymon Asia Capital Ltd, lauded by Bloomberg as a 2014

Growth in Turkey to Recover in 2017 Thanks to Improving Exports, Says World Stcoks—03 Feb 17

Ankara, February 2, 2017 - The World Bank issued today its new Turkey Regular Economic Note (TREN)[i] which focuses on the recent economic developments and provides World Bank forecasts on key macroeconomic indicators in Turkey on a quarterly basis. The

Growth in Turkey to Recover in 2017 Thanks to Improving Exports, Says World Stcoks—03 Feb 17

Ankara, February 2, 2017 - The World Bank issued today its new Turkey Regular Economic Note (TREN)[i] which focuses on the recent economic developments and provides World Bank forecasts on key macroeconomic indicators in Turkey on a quarterly basis. The

Siam Commercial Bank expands its global fintech radar in the US market through investment in Stcoks—19 Jan 17

Siam Commercial Bank (SCB), through its financial technology (fintech) subsidiary Digital Ventures, today announced a significant development in its investment in Nyca Fund II, one of the US' top fintech-focused funds with distinguished reputation for

PTTEP announces 2017 investment budget of USD 2,903 million with focus in Thailand and Southeast Stcoks—10 Jan 17

- Accelerate progress of pre-development projects and actively seek M&A opportunities to enhance petroleum reserves and production in the future PTT Exploration and Production Public Company Limited (PTTEP) announces the planned expenditure budget

DHL further supports Thai SMEs to go international via digital platform, IT—13 Dec 16

The e-Marketplace which focuses on promoting Thai products to international buyers is a partnership between DHL, comGateway and SACICT DHL provides its expertise and access to its global network as a trade facilitator, offering Thai SMEs an opportunity

World Bank Pledges $2 Billion to Bangladesh for Climate Smart Growth Stcoks—19 Oct 16

DHAKA, October 18, 2016—World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim, concluding a two-day trip to Bangladesh focused on the country's successes in reducing extreme poverty, pledged $2 billion over the next three years in new funding to help the country

ทันตแพทสภายื่นหนังสือถึง รมว.วิทย์ แนะออกกฎกระทรวงตามปริมาณรังสีเครื่องเอ็กซเรย์ฟัน สุขภาพ—06 Oct 16

ทันตแพทยสภายื่นหนังสือถึง รมว.วิทย์ แนะออกกฎกระทรวงตามปริมาณรังสีเครื่องเอ็กซเรย์ฟัน เสนอยกเว้นออกใบอนุญาตครอบครองเครื่องเอ็กซเรย์ทันตกรรมขนาดเล็ก เหตุมีปริมาณรังสีน้อยมากไม่มีผลกระทบ ส่วนเครื่องเอ็กซเรย์ทันตกรรมขนาดใหญ่ให้ออกกฎกระทรวงตามปริมาณรังสี

Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany to Present New Research Focused on Hard-to-Treat Cancers at ESMO Heathcare—28 Sep 16

ESMO Abstract # Avelumab: 777PD, 7775PD, 1154P, 842TiP, 844TiP; Erbitux: 527P, 491P, 967P, 994P; Tepotinib: 1257P, 1287TiP, 1292TiP - Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, to feature new research from marketed and pipeline compounds - Preliminary results from

Merck to Present New Research Focused on Hard-to-Treat Cancers at ESMO Heathcare—28 Sep 16

Avelumab: 777PD, 775PD, 1154P, 842TiP, 844TiP; Erbitux: 527P, 491P, 967P, 994P; Tepotinib: 1257P, 1287TiP, 1292TiP - Merck to feature new research from marketed and pipeline compounds - Preliminary results from combination study with avelumab in renal

Malee Group Pcl and Mega Lifesciences Pcl form a joint venture Aiming to capture mega trends in Business—30 Aug 16

Malee Group Public Company Limited or MALEE, a leading company of fruit juices and beverages in Thailand, together with Mega Lifesciences Public Company Limited or MEGA, a leading international manufacturer and distributor of pharmaceutical,

FASTSIGNS(R) Announces Further Global Expansion Plans With Focus On Southeast Stcoks—30 Aug 16

- Leading Sign, Graphics and Visual Communications Franchisor to Exhibit at Franchise & License Expo Indonesia in Jakarta Sept. 2-4 FASTSIGNS International, Inc. , the leader in signs, graphics and visual communications, announced today it is

Canadian medical technology company LABORIE to become new subsidiary Heathcare—22 Aug 16

Patricia Industries, a part of Investor AB, has signed an agreement with Audax Private Equity to acquire the Canadian medical technology company LABORIE, which focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of urologic and gastrointestinal disorders that affect

Partnering Sustainability and Profits General—25 Jul 16

Currently many businesses in Thailand appear to embrace orthodox capitalism's obsession with focusing exclusively on maximising short-term shareholder value. They are increasingly refusing to dismiss core elements of the Sufficiency Economy Philosophy

TURNING A NEW PAGE: A FRESH FOCUS ON RARE OLD-KINGDOM CUISINE WITH AN ARTISANAL General—21 Jul 16

With an expanded seating space, a more open, relaxed atmosphere and a new focus on race authentic cuisine, The Page is set to rewrite the definition of real artisanal dining in Koh Samui. How do you improve a classic? It's a question we've thought about

Global UN energy seminar opens with focus on overcoming barriers to achieving universal energy General—01 Jul 16

(ESCAP News) – The inaugural United Nations global seminar on supporting Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 7 to ensure universal energy access by 2030, opened in Bangkok today with experts underlining that despite worldwide efforts, much remains

Photo Release: BITEC Receives ISO 14001:2015 Certification General—23 Jun 16

Bangkok International Trade and Exhibition Centre (BITEC) recently achieved ISO 14001:2015 certification, the standard for environmental management system, which focusses on environmental responsibility and continuous improvement in environmental

JUMORE Organized the First Cross-Border E-commerce Summit in Beijing Stcoks—20 Jun 16

The first Cross-Border E-Commerce Summit, which focuses on applying the idea of the sharing economy to achieve global connectivity and economic cooperation, was held in Beijing on June 16. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20160616/380153 The First

Principal UN policy forum in Asia- Pacific opens with focus on implementation of the 2030 General—06 Jun 16

The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) opened its 72nd session in Bangkok today with its Executive Secretary emphasizing that strong political commitment, action and well-functioning coordination mechanisms,

Caltex to further expand its retail network joining forces with branded retail partners to create Energy—13 Mar 16

Chevron (Thailand) Limited, marketer of Caltex brand plans to sustainably grow its retail business. The company intends to expand its Caltex-branded service stations with focus on quality locations such as strategic highways and key provinces nationwide.

World Bank Regional Vice President Calls for Continued Reforms and Job Creation in Stcoks—01 Mar 16

PRISHTINA, February 29, 2016 – World Bank Vice President for Europe and Central Asia Cyril Muller completed today his first visit to Kosovo, which focused on learning first-hand about Kosovo's growth opportunities and development challenges. He

Thai bourse rolls out 2016 plan to build new S-curve for quality growth Stcoks—18 Dec 15

The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) has revealed its 2016 plan towards sustainable growth, focusing on expanding investor base and enhancing quality of listed firms. The bourse was ready to follow government economic policies by facilitating private