Monday January 21, 2019 21:19

MIDDLE Press Releases

Jetts 24 Hour Fitness gives Chula and Thammasat students physical boost ahead of 73rd Traditional Football Match General—18 Jan 19

Mr. Dane Cantwell, Thailand Country Manager of Jetts 24 Hour Fitness (middle), together with trainers and instructors from Jetts, offered health and fitness guides and held an exclusive workout class for students of Chulalongkorn University and Thammasat

QNB Group: Financial Results for the Year Ended 31 December 2018 Stcoks—16 Jan 19

DOHA, Qatar--16 Jan--PRNewswire/InfoQuest
QNB, the largest financial institution in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region, announced its results for the year ended 31 December 2018.
(Photo: https://mma.prnewswire.com/media/808498/QNB_Group_Head_Office.jpg )

Net Profit for the year ended 31 December 2018 reached QAR13.8 billion (USD3.8 billion), up by 5% compared to same period last year. Total assets increased by 6% from December 2017 to reach QAR862 billion (USD237 billion), the highest ever achieved by the Group and one of the best set of results in QNB Group's history.

The Board of Directors have recommended to the General Assembly for the distribution of a cash dividend of 60% of the nominal share value (QAR6.0 per share). The financial results for 2018 along with the profit distribution are subject to Qatar Central Bank (QCB) approval.

The key driver of total assets growth was from loans and advances which grew by 5% to reach QAR613 billion (USD168 billion). This was mainly funded by customer deposits which increased by 5% to reach QAR617 billion (USD169 billion) from December 2017. QNB's strong asset liability management capabilities helped QNB Group to improve its loans to deposits ratio to 99.3% as at 31 December 2018.

The Group's drive for operational efficiency is yielding cost-s

Photo Release: Transport Minister and ministrys top managements attend Un Ai Rak Khlay Khwam Nao Lifestyle—15 Jan 19

Arkhom Termpittayapaisith (middle), Minister of Transport, led the management teams from agencies under the Ministry of Transport to participate in "Un Ai Rak Khlay Khwam Nao" winter festival. His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun

Starbucks Officially Launches its First Drive-thru in Thailands Petrol Service Station at Esso TMK General—11 Jan 19

Kanchanaburi – Starbucks Coffee (Thailand) opened its first drive-thru in Thailand's petrol service station at Esso TMK Park, Kanchanaburi. The grand opening event was honorably chaired by Mr. Chirakiat Phumsawat (middle), Governor of Kanchanaburi

Lamborghini Bangkok Opens New Showroom and Service Center Automotive—10 Jan 19

Mr. Federico Foschini (2nd from left), Chief Commercial Officer, Mr. Matteo Ortenzi (left), Chief Executive Officer of APAC, Automobili Lamborghini S.p.A., Mr. Apichat Leenutaphong (middle), Chief Executive Officer, M.L. Nathasit Diskul (2nd from right),

Photo Release: IMPACT reiterates the importance of MICE Security Management System (TIS. 22300) by General—26 Dec 18

Khun Jintana Phongpakdee (Middle,) Director of the Corporate Communications Department of IMPACT Exhibition Management Co Ltd, together with the security team of Operation Department walks door to door reminding staff members of the energy saving

PRINCE THEATRE HERITAGE STAY PRESENTS MICHELIN BANGRAK STREET FOOD PARADISE PARTY PACKAGE IN General—24 Dec 18

Holiday spirit fills the premises of Prince Theatre Heritage Stay, located right in the middle of the creative district of Bangrak, offering a festive blend of nostalgic cuisine – the best and oldest street food selection from Bangrak - and an

Future Innovative Thailand Institute (FIT) Presenting Policy Research Upgrading Vocational Stcoks—21 Dec 18

The Future Innovative Thailand Institute or FTI presented a public policy requesting the government to concretely improve the quality of vocational education, adjust the curriculum, invest in cutting-edge machineries and technologies that the government

Photo Release: the representative of Metropolitan Police Bureau, gave the opening remarks to 25 General—17 Dec 18

On the 13th December 2018, Pol. Col. Dr. Kitti Ariyanont, Deputy Commander of Traffic Police Division, the representative of Metropolitan Police Bureau, gave the opening remarks to 25 traffic police officers who are middle executives for the operation

Photo Release: WHAUP Joins Hands Hitachi Transport to Install 501.6 KW Solar Energy—17 Dec 18

Mr. Wisate Chungwatana (middle left), Chief Executive Officer of WHA Utilities and Power PLC. or WHAUP, Mr. Mitsushika Nagano (middle right), Managing Director, and Mr. Kraisak Rojanaprasert (right), General Manager Logistics Business of Hitachi

Cleartrip selects CleverTap#s Customer Data Platform to Deliver Personalized Experiences at Lifestyle—14 Dec 18

Advanced customer engagement platform helps a leading travel brand with global presence to drive enterprise-wide experimentation and create phenomenal growth Cleartrip, the leading online travel aggregator in India and the Middle East, today announced

ยังคงเป็นเธอผู้เดียว คำอ้อนวอนผ่านดนตรีอินเตอร์ร็อก จาก มิดเดิลเลนส์ บันเทิง—12 Dec 18

สมกับเป็นวงร็อกรุ่นใหม่ที่ไม่มีคำว่าหยุดนิ่งจริงๆ สำหรับศิลปิน " Middle lane(มิดเดิลเลนส์)" จากค่าย ME Records(มี เรคคอร์ด) ภายใต้สังกัด Muzik Move (มิวซิกมูฟ จำกัด) เพราะทุกซิงเกิลนอกจากผ่านคัดเฟ้นมาเป็นอย่างดีแล้ว

Training The Street Appoints Ankur Mittal Head of Asia and Middle East Stcoks—11 Dec 18

Training The Street (www.TrainingTheStreet.com), the leading corporate training provider for Wall Street firms and top-tier business schools, today announced that Ankur Mittal has been appointed Head of Asia and the Middle East region. Since joining TTS

THAI Offers Special Desserts for Christmas 2018 and New Year 2019 Lifestyle—11 Dec 18

Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI) celebrates Christmas 2018 and New Year 2019 by serving special desserts to passengers onboard international flights from Bangkok (except flights to Middle East and some South Asian cities) -

QNB Announces Neymar Jr as Global Brand Ambassador General—11 Dec 18

QNB Group, the largest financial institution in the Middle East and Africa, has announced the appointment of the Brazilian soccer star and Paris Saint Germain player, Neymar Jr, as the Group's Global Brand Ambassador. (Photo:

HONOR Smartphones Dominate Black Friday Weekend Sales Across Europe, Middle East and IT—03 Dec 18

- Demand for the HONOR smartphones hit new highs and completely sold out on Amazon and Newegg in the US HONOR, a leading smartphone e-brand, recorded an impressive sales performance on Black Friday weekend and Cyber Monday in Europe, Middle East and

Hamad Bin Khalifa University Becomes First University in the Middle East Region to Partner With General—23 Nov 18

Partnership with leading nonprofit online learning platform grants global access to unique programs Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU), a Qatar Foundation institution that specializes in higher education, and edX , the non-profit online learning

GAC Motor Opens New Regional Showrooms, Releases New Models and Enters New General—15 Nov 18

GAC Motor, China's leading automaker, has been active in Middle Eastern and Southeast Asian markets over the last two weeks, opening a sales and service center in the United Arab Emirates on October 31, launching the GAC Motor GS7 in Kuwait on November

Indorama Ventures Acquires 74% in Medco Plast for Packing and Packaging Systems S.A.E from Middle Events—14 Nov 18

Indorama Ventures Public Company Limited (IVL) has completed the acquisition of 74% of the share capital of Medco Plast for Packing and Packaging Systems S.A.E. (Medco Plast) from Middle East Glass Manufacturing Co. S.A.E. (MEG) and the Samaha family.

อินโดรามา เวนเจอร์ส เข้าซื้อกิจการบริษัท Medco Plast for Packing และบริษัท Packaging Systems S.A.E ปฏิทินข่าว—14 Nov 18

บริษัท อินโดรามา เวนเจอร์ส จำกัด (มหาชน) หรือ ไอวีแอล ประกาศเสร็จสิ้นการเข้าซื้อกิจการร้อยละ 74 ในบริษัท Medco Plast for Packing และบริษัท Packaging Systems S.A.E. (Medco Plast) จากบริษัท Middle East Glass Manufacturing Co. S.A.E. (MEG) และตระกูล Samaha

WHAUP and ZF Lemforder Sign the agreement to Install Solar Rooftop Energy—13 Nov 18

WHA Utilities & Power PLC received an agreement from ZF Lemforder (Thailand) Co., Ltd. to install Solar Rooftop on ZF's factory at Eastern Seaboard Industrial Estate (Rayong) with a capacity of 0.8 MW. Mr. Thinus Steyn (middle right), Head of Region

มี เรคคอร์ด ท้าจับตามอง Middle Lane วงร็อกเลือดใหม่บนส่วนผสมที่ลงตัว บันเทิง—23 Aug 18

หลังจากกระจายข่าวผู้บริหารค่ายอย่าง "ฟองเบียร์-ปฏิเวธ อุทัยเฉลิม"เตรียมดันศิลปินเลือดใหม่New Eraมาเสริมทัพความแข็งแรงและสีสันให้ค่าย ME Records(มี เรคคอร์ด) ล่าสุดก็เปิดตัวขุนพลวงแรกMiddle Lane(มิดเดิ้ลเลน)วงดนตรีคนรุ่นใหม่ที่มีแนวทางชัดเจน

AUNG LA N SANG AUTHORS SENSATIONAL WIN AGAINST MOHAMMAD KARAKI TO RETAIN ONE MIDDLEWEIGHT WORLD General—29 Oct 18

The largest global sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship(TM) (ONE), returned to the beautiful city of Yangon with another evening of authentic world-class martial arts action. ONE: PURSUIT OF GREATNESS sent shockwaves of excitement

Photo Release: PTT Signs MOU with SAP to Drive Digital Economy, Enabling Thailand General—24 Oct 18

Mr. Chansin Treenuchagron, President & Chief Executive Officer, PTT Public Company Limited (Middle) presided over the signing ceremony of a Memorandum of Understanding between PTT Public Company Limited and SAP to drive digital economy in accordance

Leading Chinese e-commerce firm Global Scanner partners with Thai cosmetics purveyor Annabella, in General—12 Oct 18

China, with its rapid growth, is leading the world in the growth of e-commerce, with goods from all countries in the world flooding into the huge market worth trillions of dollars, through the cross-border e-commerce model. Thailand, just to the south,

Minor Hotels Announces Two New Resorts in China Under the Companys M Collection Lifestyle—09 Oct 18

Minor Hotels, a hotel owner, operator and investor, currently with a portfolio of 162 hotels and resorts in 25 countries across Asia Pacific, the Middle East, Europe, South America, Africa and the Indian Ocean, has signed two new management contracts in

Yas Marina Circuit#s 2018-19 Calendar is #Always On# With Announcement of Brand New Motorsport Lifestyle—03 Oct 18

Abu Dhabi to host opening race of 2019 FIA World Rallycross Championship - a first for the Middle East. Yas Marina Circuit has unveiled its most comprehensive and dynamic calendar of events to date, with a huge range of exciting motorsports and

Photo Release: Chatrium Hotels Residences offers Congratulations to New President of Thai Lifestyle—02 Oct 18

Mr. Panpath Kanlaya, Corporate Director of Sales & Marketing Wholesale/Travel Trade at Chatrium Hotels & Residences (right), recently congratulated Mr. Sumeth Damrongchaitham (middle) on his appointment as the new president of Thai Airways

Photo Release: Chatrium Hotels Residences offers Congratulations to New President of Thai Entertainment—02 Oct 18

Mr. Panpath Kanlaya, Corporate Director of Sales & Marketing Wholesale/Travel Trade at Chatrium Hotels & Residences (right), recently congratulated Mr. Sumeth Damrongchaitham (middle) on his appointment as the new president of Thai Airways

True Groups Innovators Receive Four Innovation Awards from iCAN 2018 Competition in Both Innovative IT—01 Oct 18

True Corporation Plc, led by Dr. Teerapon Tanomsakyut (middle), Chief Innovation and Sustainability Officer, together with innovators' team from True Innovation shared their pride on the occasion that True Group has been recognized continuously for its