Monday October 22, 2018 05:07

KASIKORNBANK Press Releases

KASIKORNBANK announces the nine-month period of 2018 net profit of Baht 31,426 Million Stcoks—19 Oct 18

Mr. Pipit Aneaknithi, President of KASIKORNBANK, said KASIKORNBANK announced net profit for the nine-month period of 2018, KBank and its subsidiaries reported net profit of Baht 31,426 Million, an increase of Baht 2,795 Million or 9.76% over the same

KBank presents Superior strategy to delight online customer segment, offering comprehensive digital business assistance and getting ready to provide wide-ranging financial facilities Stcoks—17 Oct 18

Bangkok--17 Oct--KASIKORNBANK

In response to the growing e-commerce trend and the demand of online business segment, KASIKORNBANK (KBank) presents the "Change to Understand Online Sellers" strategy. K ONLINESHOP SPACE (KOS) has been set up as a center to give advice on online marketing and promote knowledge and skills of e-store management. KBank has been prepared to provide short- and long-term financial facilities for this segment. In addition, K DIGIBIZ has been developed to offer comprehensive management assistance service and enable online businesses to run successful e-stores in a sustainable manner.

Mr. Patchara Samalapa, KBank President, said that according to the Electronic Transactions Development Agency (Public Organization), as business activities have evolved, e-commerce is growing steadily. In 2017, e-commerce transactions in Thailand totaled THB2,812,592 million, THB812,613 million of which went to Business-to-Customer (B2C) trade. In 2018, e-commerce transactions are expected to grow 17 percent to reach a total value of THB949,122 million with transactions via social media, e-marketplace and modern-trade online platform under Brand.com accounting for 40, 35 and 25 percent, respectively. Regarding payment methods, funds transfer via banks is the most popular mode of payment, representing 65 percent while the other 35 percent goes

KBank and Siam Piwat team up with Fitbit and VISA A new dimension of cashless shopping via Fitbit Stcoks—16 Oct 18

KASIKORNBANK and Siam Piwat, leaders in banking and retail business, have joined hands with world-class partners Fitbit and VISA to launch a phenomenal cashless shopping innovation in Thailand, through the OneSiam-KBank Credit Card with contactless

Photo Release: KBank announces a remarkable turnaround of K PLUS with fully integrated AI to cater Stcoks—10 Oct 18

Miss Kattiya Indaravijaya (Center) and Mr. Patchara Samalapa (2nd from the right), Presidents of KASIKORNBANK (KBank) as well as Mr. Somkid Jiranuntarat (2nd from the left), Chairman of KASIKORN BUSINESS-TECHNOLOGY GROUP (KBTG), introduce a new version

KBank announces a remarkable turnaround of K PLUS with fully integrated AI to cater to individual Stcoks—10 Oct 18

KASIKORNBANK (KBank) introduces a new version of K PLUS based on a "With change, we understand you better" concept, along with novel logo and look, plus a new "Lifestyle" function to match each user's requirements. The new K PLUS will be served by the

Fitbit Launches Fitbit Pay in Thailand Stcoks—10 Oct 18

Kasikorn Bank, Krungthai Card and Siam Commercial Bank customers with a Fitbit Ionic and Fitbit Versa can now make secure contactless payments on the go Fitbit (NYSE: FIT), the leading global wearables brand, announced that starting today, Fitbit

KBank is first Thai and ASEAN bank to launch USD100-million sustainability bonds to finance green Stcoks—10 Oct 18

KASIKORNBANK (KBank) is the first Thai and ASEAN bank to issue sustainability bonds totaling USD100 million, where the proceeds will be used to finance green and social projects. Such bond issuance is aimed at supporting the development of Thai and

Photo Release: KBank and Huachiew Chalermprakiet University launch a Smart University as a pioneer Stcoks—01 Oct 18

Recently, at KASIKORNBANK Phahon Yothin, Mr. Vallop Vongjitvuttikrai, right, Executive Vice President of KASIKORNBANK, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Prachak Poomvises, left, President of Huachiew Chalermprakiet University, signed a memorandum of cooperation to

KBank-Visa to pilot blockchain based B2B payments Stcoks—20 Sep 18

Kasikornbank is the first Thai bank in the pilot designed to simplify the cross-border payments, making it more transparent Visa today announced Kasikornbank is the first Thai financial institution to join the Visa B2B Connect pilot program. Visa B2B

Photo Release: DPU and KBank join forces to prepare students for the digital Stcoks—07 Sep 18

Recently, at Dhurakijpundit University (DPU), Mr. Patchara Samalapa (second from right), KBank President, and Dr. Darika Lathapipat (second from left), DPU President, hosted a press conference to announce the cooperation of the two organizations to

DPU and KBank join forces to instill a business DNA in the students Stcoks—07 Sep 18

Dhurakijpundit University (DPU) has partnered with KASIKORNBANK (KBank) to imbue the students with a NEW BUSINESS DNA based on technologies and innovations, with focus on encouraging students' thinking and learning-by-doing in order to gain hands-on

Photo Release: KBank appoints Thailand Post as the first banking agent to provide KBank Stcoks—28 Aug 18

Recently, at the General Post Office, Bang Rak, Mr. Patchara Samalapa, (second from right) ,KASIKORNBANK President, and Ms. Smorn Terdthampiboon,(second from left), Thailand Post President, chaired a press conference to announce the appointment of

KBank is getting closer to customers via KBank Service To be provided through Thailand Post KBanks Stcoks—28 Aug 18

KASIKORNBANK (KBank) sets out to appoint banking agents to offer the "KBank Service" which will bring services closer to customers. Thailand Post, with a country-wide network, is the first appointed agent under this scheme. At this stage, customers will

Photo Release: KBank wins four distinction awards from the Asian Banking Stcoks—27 Aug 18

At the Shangri-La Hotel Singapore, Ms. Kitiya Rerkpooritat and Mr. Amorn Suvachittanont, First Senior Vice Presidents, recently represented KBank in receiving four distinction awards at the "ABF Wholesale Banking Award 2018", organized by the Asian

KBank works with CP Retailink to offer franchise credit for Caffe Muan Chon Encouraging Thais to Stcoks—23 Aug 18

KASIKORNBANK (KBank) joins hands with CP Retailink Co., Ltd. to launch a program of franchise credit for Caffe' Muan Chon coffee shop establishment. Amid the thriving cafe market, the program aims at encouraging Thai people to own a cafe business through

Photo Release: KBank supports the construction of VISTEC buildings Stcoks—22 Aug 18

Recently, at Vidyasirimedhi Institute of Science and Technology (VISTEC), Wangchan District, Rayong Province, Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn presided over the opening ceremony of School of Molecular Science and Engineering, School of

KBank invests 8-billion-Baht in KVision to expand Regional Business and serve customers in an era Stcoks—20 Aug 18

With the aim to support the inception of "Regional Life Platform of Choice" and expand regional business in AEC+3 markets, KASIKORNBANK (KBank) has invested 8 billion baht in a new company "KVision", which will engage in joint ventures with leading

Photo Release: KBank and DIP join force to lead Thai SMEs toward the 4.0 Stcoks—15 Aug 18

Mr. Somchai Hanhirun (middle), Deputy Industry Minister, witnessed the signing ceremony to provide support for SMEs and community enterprises. The memorandum of understanding signed by Mr. Predee Daochai (right), President of KASIKORNBANK, and Mr.

CHULA CARE implemented by King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital, KBank and Muang Thai Life Assurance Stcoks—08 Aug 18

King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital (KCMH) has partnered with KASIKORNBANK (KBank) and Muang Thai Life Assurance PCL in technological development toward advanced medical service for people from all walks of life. The CHULA CARE project marks the first

DIP and KBank join force to lead Thai SMEs toward the 4.0 era Stcoks—08 Aug 18

The Department of Industrial Promotion (DIP), Ministry of Industry, works with KASIKORNBANK (KBank) to provide support for SMEs and community enterprises to sell their products via K PLUS Market on K PLUS application. K PLUS which links buyers and

Photo Release: KBank and Hua Seng Heng offer QR code payment service when purchasing products via Stcoks—02 Aug 18

At Hua Seng Heng gold shop, 1st Branch, Mangkon Road, Mr. Vallop Vongjitvuttikrai, KBank Executive Vice President, and Mr. Kornpetch Pasawongse, Senior Vice President, Hua Seng Heng Group, recently unveiled a 90-percent gold locket engraved with colors,

KBank sets to push forward global funds transfer service, expecting transfer value of THB500 Stcoks—01 Aug 18

KASIKORNBANK (KBank) sets to push forward global funds transfer service for retail customers. The first step has been made via cooperation with the Development Bank of Singapore (DBS) – a giant Singaporean bank – to receive real-time transfer

KBank tracks hacking attempt at its website for providing letter of guarantee service but customers Stcoks—31 Jul 18

Mr. Pipit Aneaknithi, KBank President, revealed that on July 25, 2018 KBank found that 3,000 names of KBank's corporate customers using KBank's website for providing letter of guarantee (LG) service might be leaked. As soon as KBank detected this

Photo Release: KBank Silpakorn University Joint Effort of Technology and Innovation Development Stcoks—31 Jul 18

Recently at Sanam Chandra Palace Campus of Silpakorn University, Ms. Kattiya Indaravijaya, President of KASIKORNBANK, and Asst. Prof. Dr. Wanchai Sutananta, President of Silpakorn University, held a press conference to announce cooperation between the

Silpakorn University KBank Joint Effort to #Enhance Creativity by Leading a Simpler Stcoks—31 Jul 18

Thailand's first university of art, Silpakorn University, has allied with KASIKORNBANK (KBank) in technology and innovation development toward devising services that cater to the demand of more than 25,000 students, lecturers and staff members of the

Photo Release: KBank teams up with business partners to elevate SMEs toward New S-Curve Stcoks—25 Jul 18

Recently, at KBank Siam Pic-Ganesha Center of Performing Arts, Mr. Surat Leelataviwat (second from left), KBank Executive Vice President, Associate Professor Dr. Ratchaphon Suntivarakorn (left), Director of Innovation and Technology Assistant Program,

KASIKORNBANK announced the first half of 2018 net profit of Baht 21,682 Stcoks—20 Jul 18

Mr. Pipit Aneaknithi, President of KASIKORNBANK, said KASIKORNBANK announced net profit for the first half of 2018 of Baht 21,682 Million, an increase of Baht 2,525 Million or 13.18% over the same period of 2017. Operating performance for the first half

Photo Release: Marine Department promotes QR Code payment service of KBank and Chao Phraya Express Stcoks—17 Jul 18

Recently, at Shangri-la Hotel, Mr. Patchara Samalapa, right, President of KASIKORNBANK, Mr. Chirute Visalachitra, left, Director General Marine Department, and Ms. Supapan Pichaironarongsongkram, middle, Chairperson of Chao Phraya Express Boat Company

Marine Department promotes QR code payment service of KBank and Chao Phraya Express Boat at 3 main Stcoks—17 Jul 18

The Marine Department green-lighted QR code payment for boat tickets. This new facility provided by KASIKORNBANK (KBank) and Chao Phraya Express Boat Co., Ltd. has been introduced at three most used piers, namely Nonthaburi, Prannok and Sathorn, with the

Photo Release: Synergy of Financial and Educational Innovations under UTCC KBank collaboration Stcoks—10 Jul 18

Recently, at the University of the Thai Chamber of Commerce (UTCC), Vibhavadi Rangsit Road, Assoc. Prof. Sauwanee Thairungroj Ph.D. (left), President of UTCC, and Ms. Kattiya Indaravijaya (right), President of KASIKORNBANK, joined a press conference on