Sunday December 17, 2017 14:58

OCTOBER Press Releases

SET market report for November 2017 Stcoks—08 Dec 17

The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) Index gained 10 percent from the end of last year to 1,697.39 points at the end of November, but dropped 1.4 percent from the end of October. Thailand Futures Exchange (TFEX) average derivatives trading volume was

Photo Release: SEC Capital Market Knowledge Certificate for the Media Stcoks—07 Dec 17

The SEC Management congratulated members of the media who completed the 3rd Fundamental Capital Market Knowledge Course, which aims to promote the media's understanding of the industry and the SEC roles, during 11 October – 1 December 2017. The

Necker Island to Re-open in 2018 Lifestyle—07 Dec 17

Virgin Limited Edition can confirm that Necker Island will welcome back its first guests to a newly restored Great House as early as October 2018, with further accommodation to reopen in 2019. (Photo:

Concourse Display Management and Instaroid to Bring Digital ROIs to Luxury Duty Free Retailers IT—23 Nov 17

Concourse Display Management (CDM, www.concoursedm.com) and Instaroid (https://www.instaroid.co.th) jointly exhibited in early October 2017 at the first edition of the Tax Free World Association (TFWA) Digital Village in Cannes, the world's largest

China#s Top University Unleashes Innovation Vitality by Going International General—20 Nov 17

On October 21, 2017, Zhejiang University International Campus was officially open. About one year ago, Professor Philip T. Krein, a fellow of the American Academy of Engineering, came to Zhejiang University (ZJU) in China. In this university with the

Kaspersky Lab publishes results of internal investigation related to incident with Equation APT IT—17 Nov 17

New findings point to possible access by multiple third-parties to a computer containing classified data In early October, a story was published in The Wall Street Journal alleging Kaspersky Lab software was used to download classified data from an NSA

Country Garden Forest City wins the SCAHSA award for the second consecutive Properties—17 Nov 17

On 31 October (US Eastern Standard Time), the 2017 Sustainable Cities and Human Settlements Award (SCAHSA) ceremony was held in New York. Country Garden Forest City won the Global Model of Green Building Industrial Park award for its industrial park

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2017 Article IV Consultation with Maldives Stcoks—17 Nov 17

On October 20, 2017, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV Consultation [1] with Maldives. Maldives' economic growth has been highly volatile, driven primarily by high-end tourism and construction. The

Grain Wins Tokyo Grand Prix at 30th Tokyo International Film Festival Entertainment—09 Nov 17

The 30th Tokyo International Film Festival (TIFF), held from October 25 to November 3, concluded with the announcement of winners at the Closing Ceremony on its final day. This year, TIFF screened 231 films and 63,679 film fans attended the screenings.

IMF Staff Concludes Visit to the Kyrgyz Republic Stcoks—10 Nov 17

An IMF team led by Mr. Edward Gemayel, visited Bishkek from October 26 to November 8, 2017 to conduct the combined fourth and fifth reviews for the Kyrgyz Republic arrangement under the Extended Credit Facility (ECF). At the conclusion of the visit, Mr.

A World of Japanese and International Flavors at Feast, Royal Orchid Sheraton Hotel and General—09 Nov 17

Feast at Royal Orchid Sheraton Hotel & Towers now offers a mouth-watering Japanese and International Buffet. Available each Wednesday and Thursday, during October - December 2017. Elevate your taste buds as you feast your way through a variety of

IMF Staff Concludes Visit to South Africa Stcoks—09 Nov 17

An International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission, led by Ana Lucía Coronel, visited South Africa during October 30 - November 8, 2017, to discuss recent economic developments and outlook in the context of its regular surveillance activities. At the

Ulaanbaatar City Pilots External Policy Evaluation to Improve Health and Education Services for Stcoks—09 Nov 17

Ulaanbaatar, November 8, 2017 - On October 31, local non-governmental organizations competitively selected to carry out independent policy evaluation of national programs on health and education presented their proposed methodology and design to district

IMF Staff Completes 2017 Article IV Consultation and Third Review of the Precautionary and Stcoks—08 Nov 17

An International Monetary Fund (IMF) staff team led by Nicolas Blancher visited Morocco from October 25 to November 7, 2017 to conduct discussions with the Moroccan authorities on the 2017 Article IV consultation, as well as on the third review under the

IMF Staff Completes Final Review Mission to Serbia Stcoks—08 Nov 17

An International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission, led by James Roaf, visited Belgrade during October 26 – November 7, 2017, to hold discussions on the eighth and final review under Serbia's precautionary Stand-By Arrangement (SBA) with the IMF. At the

Ulaanbaatar City Pilots External Policy Evaluation to Improve Health and Education Services for Stcoks—08 Nov 17

Ulaanbaatar, November 8, 2017 - On October 31, local non-governmental organizations competitively selected to carry out independent policy evaluation of national programs on health and education presented their proposed methodology and design to district

Yadea Group Announces Global Launch of New Electric Two-wheeld Vehicle Yadea Z3s With Smarter General—08 Nov 17

Yadea Group Holdings, the largest electric two-wheeled vehicle producer in China, held the global launch ceremony for its new model, the Yadea Z3s, at the China National Convention Center in Beijing on October 26, 2017. An improved version of the Yadea

SET market report for October 2017 Stcoks—07 Nov 17

The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) Index gained 11.6 percent from the end of last year and 2.9 percent from the end of September to 1,721.37 points at the end of October. Thailand Futures Exchange (TFEX) average derivatives trading volume was 449,542

BuildTech Asia 2017 sets new attendance record as it expands internationally Properties—07 Nov 17

- Industry transformation and regional partnerships took centre stage at this year's trade show The 7th edition of BuildTech Asia concluded on 26 October with a record number of visitors and international participation since its inception. A key anchor

Tiens Group selected into China#s National Brand Publicity Project Stcoks—06 Nov 17

Tianjin-headquartered but globally active Tiens Group was selected into National Brand Publicity Project of Xinhua News Agency on October 31 in Beijing. Tiens is the 17th corporate member of the project, launched by China's state Xinhua News Agency to

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2017 Article IV Consultation with the Stcoks—07 Nov 17

On October 26, 2017, the Executive Board of the IMF concluded the Article IV consultation [1] with the Philippines, and considered and endorsed the staff appraisal without a meeting. [2] The Philippine economy has continued to perform well. Real GDP

Thailand World Banks Doing Business Report 2018 General—03 Nov 17

Mr. Suwit Rojanavanich, Director-General of the Fiscal Policy Office and Spokesman for the Ministry of Finance announced today that Thailand is ranked 26th place among 190 economies in the Doing Business Report 2018 published by the World Bank on October

SPI Group Reigns Victorious in Stoli Trademark Decision in Brazil Stcoks—03 Nov 17

Federal Court of Appeals in Brazil announces decision in favor of SPI in long-running Stolichnaya trademark dispute On Tuesday, October 31, 2017, the Federal Court of Appeal of Brazil announced a decision on the appeal in the Stolichnaya trademark case

Halloween with kids at Angsana Laguna Phuket General—03 Nov 17

Tree House Kids Club by Angsana Laguna Phuket made a Haunted Halloween Houses and Not-too-Spooky Walks for Kids on Tuesday 31 October 2017. This outdoor haunted hike, where children were visited by zombies, wolfmen, vampire, Thai ghost, good and bad

Chaiyawat Wibulswasdi re-elected as SET Chairman Stcoks—02 Nov 17

The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET)'s Board of Governors (BoG) has re-elected Chaiyawat Wibulswasdi, as the exchange's Chairman for a second term effective from November 2, 2017 to October 27, 2019. SET Senior Executive Vice President Santi Kiranand as

The Competitiveness of Guangzhou Receives Much Attention on the 2017 World Cities General—01 Nov 17

On 31st October, with the theme of "Innovative Governance, Open Cities", the activities of 2017 World Cities Day were hosted in Guangzhou, China. Since December 2013, China has promoted the World Cities Day as the first International Day with a theme of

Permission to Issue Baht-denominated Bonds or Debentures by Foreign Entity in Thailand during 1st Stcoks—01 Nov 17

Pursuant to the Ministry of Finance's special supplementary application submission period to permit foreign entity to issue Baht-denominated bonds or debentures in Thailand during the 6th September – 6th October 2017, and the Ministry of Finance's

Doing Business: Economies in Europe and Central Asia, Including Albania, Continue Their Reform Stcoks—01 Nov 17

Washington, October 31, 2017 — Economies in Europe and Central Asia continued an active program of reforms to improve their business climate, to create jobs and spur growth, according to the 15th anniversary edition of the World Bank Group's annual

Doing Business: Economies in Europe and Central Asia, Including Croatia, Continue Their Reform Stcoks—01 Nov 17

Washington, October 31, 2017 — Economies in Europe and Central Asia continued an active program of reforms to improve their business climate, to create jobs, and spur growth, according to the 15th anniversary edition of the World Bank Group's

OECD Economies Continue to Set Global Best Practice in Business Reform: Doing Stcoks—01 Nov 17

WASHINGTON, October 31, 2017 – High-income OECD economies adopted 17 key reforms during the past year, as they continue to set global best practice in the area of business innovation and efficiency, says the 15th anniversary edition of the World