Monday June 25, 2018 18:30

INCREASE Press Releases

Country and sector risks worldwide: Signals of risk on the increase in the 2nd Stcoks—25 Jun 18

- The rise in oil prices is benefiting the energy sector in several countries but, combined with capital outflows, is detrimental to the economies of Argentina, Turkey, Sri Lanka and India - Construction and retail are the primary sectors to be affected

Thai listed firms increase business diversification abroad Stcoks—22 Jun 18

The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) reported that outward foreign direct investment (OFDI) of listed companies on SET and Market for Alternative Investment (mai) increased in 2017 from the previous year with 226 SET and 41 mai-listed firms. Not only did

New Capital Markets Study: International Public Companies Get Home Market and US Boost From Stcoks—21 Jun 18

- Independent Study finds international companies trading on OTCQX experience enhanced value and liquidity in their home markets after joining International companies, with a primary listing outside the US, experienced a 28% increase in trading volume

World Bank Vice President Visits Tajikistan, Highlights Importance of Water for Stcoks—21 Jun 18

DUSHANBE, June 20, 2018 – Mitigating the increases in floods, droughts, melting glaciers and other climate change-related effects requires coordinated action at the national, regional, and global levels, said Cyril Muller, World Bank Vice President

Competition heats up as Channel 8 rolls out plans to increase content in all time slots Packed with Entertainment—18 Jun 18

Competition among digital TV is about to get more intense as Channel 8 unveils its plans for the second half of the year, which will attract viewers nationwide and bring its group-wide profits up to its new high, breaking all records in the company's

137 Pillars Hotels Resorts Takes Sustainability to the Next Level Lifestyle—15 Jun 18

137 Pillars Hotels & Resorts has pledged to eliminate single-use plastic from its hotel rooms and outlets, and make a more concerted effort to reduce its environmental footprint, increase CSR activities and review its sustainable purchasing

Major Cineplex Group Public Co. Ltd. has launched a new strategy which focuses on the key demand of General—14 Jun 18

There is the first movie theater company which audiences can vote the most favorite outed movie. The popular one will be shown again. This strategy is not only increase in the number of customers, but also to support admission to the cinema. Narut

MDB Climate Finance Hit Record High of US$35.2 billion in 2017 Stcoks—14 Jun 18

An increase of nearly 30 per cent on the previous year, boosting projects that help developing countries cut emissions and address climate risks. WASHINGTON, June 13, 2018 – Climate financing by the world's six largest multilateral development

Renault - Nissan - Mitsubishi Increase Annual Synergies to EUR5.7 Billion Automotive—13 Jun 18

- Further convergence underway in Aftersales, Quality & Total Customer Satisfaction and Business Development - The Alliance reaffirms synergy target of more than EUR10 billion by the end of 2022 Renault - Nissan - Mitsubishi today reported a 14%

Better Cities in Latin America and the Caribbean are Essential for More Productivity and Stcoks—13 Jun 18

WASHINGTON, June 12, 2018—Cities can be enormous engines for growth and development in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC), particularly when policies supporting higher productivity are in place, according to a new World Bank report. Increased

IMF Staff Concludes Visit to Kosovo Stcoks—07 Jun 18

Economic performance remains solid, but fiscal risks have increased.Policies should focus on limiting fiscal risks to preserve a sustainable budget and protect productive spending, including capital investments in priority sectors.Decisive implementation

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

SCG Takes Step Forward with Vietnams First Petrochemicals Complex, in light of the tremendous Stcoks—06 Jun 18

Mr. Roongrote Rangsiyopash, President and CEO of SCG, said "SCG have increased the stake in Long Son Petrochemicals Company Limited (LSP)'s from 71% to 100%, which will be the first petrochemicals complex in Vietnam. This project's production capacity of

Goodyear Launches Assurance TripleMax 2: Stop Faster, Drive Safer Automotive—06 Jun 18

The latest addition to Goodyear's Assurance TripleMax Series is designed to significantly increase drivers' safety and confidence Goodyear Asia Pacific today announced the regional launch of the latest tire in the mid-passenger segment, the Assurance

Annual financial results 2017 Bosch continues strong growth in Thailand General—05 Jun 18

Thailand top revenue generating market for Bosch in Southeast Asia for the fifth consecutive year - Consolidated sales reach 12.8 billion baht (335 million euros) in Thailand, a 7.5 percent increase from the previous year - Investments of 1.6 billion

IMF Managing Director Approves a Staff-Monitored Program for the Republic of Equatorial Stcoks—05 Jun 18

The Staff-Monitored Program (SMP) will help build an adequate track record of performance for a potential Fund-supported program.The program aims to reduce further the fiscal deficit, increase non-oil revenue, and address critical public financial

Agoda and Tourism Authority of Thailand team up to promote domestic travel Thailand bookings made Lifestyle—04 Jun 18

Agoda, one of the world's fastest-growing online booking platforms, has teamed up with the Tourism Authority of Thailand to promote domestic travel. The campaign, running from now through to 30 September 2018, aims to increase the volume of domestic

EPG Discloses its business plan for 2018/2019, targeting 15% revenue growth worth more than 10,000 Stcoks—04 Jun 18

EPG Discloses its business plan for 2018/2019, targeting 15% revenue growth worth more than 10,000 million baht with New S-Curve Strategy for every group of business in order to increase margin and to expand its market to cover all groups of customer

Lazada Reaches Record Figures Throughout 6th Anniversary Celebrations IT—11 May 18

Lazada, the leading online shopping and selling destination in Southeast Asia, celebrated its 6th anniversary with a 240 percent increase in its number of active sellers as well as three times more customers signing up on Lazada Wallet during the

IMF Staff Completes Review Mission to Senegal Stcoks—14 May 18

- The authorities indicated their firm commitment to meet the fiscal deficit target increased to 3.5 percent of GDP in 2018. - Senegal continues to manage its debt carefully. A staff team from the International Monetary Fund (IMF), led by Mr. Michel

Royal wedding fever draws most visitors from Asia-Pacific Agoda reveals the top 15 countries Lifestyle—14 May 18

Taking place 19 May at St George's Chapel in Windsor Castle, the royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle is set to attract bumper crowds from across the world, with Agoda reporting a 40% increase on accommodation bookings in Windsor, as well as

Watsons Thailand reveals 2018 vision, incorporating online-offline strategies and targeting young General—14 May 18

Store expansion of 50 stores combined with a major refit program. Increased investment to over THB 600 million focusing on enhancing both the online and offline shopping experience Watsons Thailand, the number 1 health and beauty retailer in Thailand,

World Bank Treasury hosted its first Workshop on Assessing and Managing Risks from Contingent Stcoks—15 May 18

The World Bank Treasury - Public Debt Management Advisory Group - organized its first workshop on "Assessing and Managing Risks from Contingent Liabilities" from April 30th to May 4th, 2018 in Vienna, Austria, as a response to increased interest in

Knight Frank Thailand Reports Prime and Super Prime Condominium Market Average Selling Prices of Properties—15 May 18

- As of the end of 2017, the accumulated prime and super prime stock in Bangkok amounted to 21,330 units, representing a strong increase of approximately 51% y-o-y. Majority of the new supply was in Prime Sukhumvit and Central Lumpini. - In line with

Siam Commercial Bank expands its fintech venture capital program to USD 100 million as part of Stcoks—15 May 18

Siam Commercial Bank (SCB), through its FinTech investment arm Digital Ventures Co., Ltd., today increased its corporate venture capital fund by USD50 million, bringing the fund's total capital base to USD100 million and making it the largest venture

THAI Announces First Quarter Results 2018 Lifestyle—15 May 18

Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI) and its subsidiaries announced its first quarter results of 2018 that had an operating profit of THB 3,836 million, 49.4% over the same period last year resulting from increase in revenue including

Seedless Watermelon at Yok Chinese Restaurant General—15 May 18

Yok Chinese Restaurant of the Emerald Hotel proudly presents the premium fruit, good choice for ease your meal with "Seedless Watermelon" sized of 7-8 kg. Serve with 3 glasses of watermelon juice in a chic style. In order to increase nutritious and

New Report on Timor-Lestes Water Sector Can Guide Future Investments Stcoks—16 May 18

DILI, May 15, 2018 – A new World Bank report recommends increased budgets for operations and maintenance for Timor-Leste's public water supply sector, as well as the establishment of a national policy framework, in order to achieve the country's

123rd Canton Fair Closes with Strong Growth As Export Volume Rises by 3.1 General—16 May 18

The 123rd China Import and Export Fair, widely known as the Canton Fair, has concluded by posting robust growth in the value of deals signed. By the event's end, total export volume reached 189.197 billion yuan (US$30.08 billion), a 3.1 percent increase

Bangkok Bank joins with Caltex to launch BBL-Caltex Fleet Card and BBL-Caltex Cash Card to support Stcoks—17 May 18

Bangkok Bank has joined with Caltex to introduce the "BBL-Caltex Fleet Card" and "BBL-Caltex Cash Card" to help corporate clients manage their fuel costs, improve cash flow and increase business efficiency, while driving Thailand towards a cashless