Tuesday April 7, 2020 11:03

PANDEMIC Press Releases

Empire State Building Global Heartbeat Continues With Hourly Salute To First Responders And Moment Lifestyle—07 Apr 20

As of April 2, and every night throughout the ongoing pandemic, the Empire State Building will shine in a dynamic heartbeat to show solidarity and support to the over 1 million people in 180 countries affected by COVID-19. At this time, over 208,000

Fitch Affirms Ratings of Krung Thai Bank and its Securities Subsidiary Stcoks—03 Apr 20

Environment", dated 2 April 2020 at https://www.fitchratings.com/research/banks/coronavirus-increases-challenges-for-thai-banks-operating-environment-02-04-2020. The duration and trajectory of the pandemic remains uncertain. As such, Fitch expects that

Businesses Focus on Containing Costs and Protecting Employees, According to PwC COVID-19 CFO Pulse Stcoks—03 Apr 20

The second release of the PwC COVID-19 CFO Pulse Survey reveals growing concerns around the business and economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic among chief financial officers (CFOs) and finance executives. Based on responses collected from 55

ฟอร์บส์ สื่อดังระดับโลก ติดตามภารกิจมหาเศรษฐีโลกรวมใจสู้ภัยโควิด-19 มีชื่อ “ธนินท์ Events—03 Apr 20

รายงานข่าวจากเครือเจริญโภคภัณฑ์ เปิดเผยว่า ล่าสุดเว็บไซต์ FORBES.COM สื่อดังระดับโลกเผยแพร่บทความ Billionaire Tracker: Actions The World’s Wealthiest Are Taking In Response To The Coronavirus Pandemic

Coronavirus Increases Challenges for Thai Banks' Operating Environment Stcoks—03 Apr 20

Bangkok--3 Apr--Fitch Ratings Fitch Ratings has revised its operating environment mid-point score for Thai banks to 'bbb', from 'bbb+', due to the significant pressures on the banking sector stemming from the coronavirus pandemic. The ultimate

Now Available Worldwide: ETS Offers At-Home Solutions for TOEFL iBT(R) Test and GRE(R) General Test General—03 Apr 20

At-home tests provide a convenient, flexible and safe option for testing while test centers are closed ETS, a global leader in educational measurement and learning solutions, announced today that the TOEFL iBT(R) Special Home Edition and GRE(R) General

DBS Denla British School Provide Fee Discount And Revises Policy not to Increase Tuition Fees to Events—01 Apr 20

30% discount for the distance learning or online teaching, conducted by DBS’s teachers.Policy not to increase tuition fees for the next academic year, in contrast to normal international school practice. The outbreak of the Covid-19 virus has had

Johnson & Johnson Announces a Lead Vaccine Candidate for COVID-19; Landmark New Partnership Heathcare—31 Mar 20

Johnson & Johnson and BARDA Together Commit More than $1 Billion to Novel Coronavirus Vaccine Research and Development; Company Expects to Initiate Phase 1 Human Clinical Studies of Vaccine Candidate at Latest by September 2020 Johnson & Johnson

Beiersdorf Thailand donate NIVEA medical hand sanitizers to 1,000 hospitals in the nationwide fight General—31 Mar 20

Beiersdorf Thailand has started production of medical grade disinfectants to support the fight against coronavirus pandemic in Thailand. In total, the company expects to manufacture more than 20,000 liters to help up to 1,000 hospitals all over

Mazda CX-30 beat COVID-19 with more than 2,000 orders placed Automotive—30 Mar 20

Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, the Mazda CX-30 has won over 2,000 orders after its online launch last month, with 80 per cent being for the top 2.0 SP version. In addition, distributor Mazda Sales (Thailand) Co. Ltd. has already delivered over 1,000

Fortinet recommends Secure Remote Workforce solution in time of COVID IT—27 Mar 20

As the COVID-19 pandemic forces many companies to shift the majority of on-site workers to remote teleworker environments. The biggest challenge for such a transition is ensuring that you have the technology in place to make such an adjustment rapidly

Honda Automobile (Thailand) Co., Ltd. temporarily suspends CBU production operations in view of the Automotive—27 Mar 20

Honda Automobile (Thailand) Co., Ltd. announces the temporary suspension of its CBU (Complete Built-up Vehicle) production operations in both Ayutthaya and Prachinburi provinces in response to the escalating COVID-19 pandemic causing a downturn in the

FOTRIC's Infrared Thermal Imaging Technology General—25 Mar 20

FOTRIC's fully automated infrared temperature detectors have been delivered to thousands of sites in an effort to screen abnormal body temperatures due to the recent pandemic. Infrared thermal imaging technology's advantages include all-weather imaging,

China Huadian Supports Indonesia with Anti-Pandemic Supplies in Need Energy—26 Mar 20

On March 24, a batch of medical protective materials worth around 1.25 million yuan has departed from Shanghai Pudong International Airport for Soekarno-Hatta International Airport in Jakarta, Indonesia. This is the first round of overseas anti-pandemic

Dahua Technology Supports Prevention of Coronavirus By Donating Anti-Pandemic Materials Events—26 Mar 20

Recent months have seen world suffering from the outbreak of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). While fighting the pandemic, people from all walks of life and institutions from all over the world have also shown goodwill and donated various anti-pandemic

Live Video App Ablo Sees Surge in Users and Conversations Amid COVID-19 IT—26 Mar 20

As millions find themselves under lockdown, live video chat app Ablo is uniquely positioned to connect users across borders and languages over their shared experiences amid the Coronavirus pandemic. Ablo has seen an increase in users of 20% and messages

Sinopec Joins Global Fight Against COVID-19, Shipping Over 10,000 Tonnes of General—25 Mar 20

As the world battles the COVID-19 pandemic, Sinopec Corp (HKG: 0386), China's leading energy and chemical company, has shown support and solidarity to the international community by supplying 10,256 tonnes of much-needed bleaching powder to countries

WeChat and Global Peers Launch COVID-19 Global Hackathon to Support the World Health General—25 Mar 20

WeChat, China's most used social platform, on Wednesday announced it is partnering with major technology platforms including Facebook and Microsoft to invite developers to a global hackathon in order to help the fight against the coronavirus pandemic

HUAWEI CLOUD and 7-Network Help Singapore SMEs Jump-start Business Continuity with FREE Workflow General—24 Mar 20

To meet the growing demand from small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to manage visitor/employee's temperature and illness reporting amid the developing COVID-19 pandemic, Singaporean enterprise solutions company 7-Network, in conjunction with HUAWEI

SET ensures stability of the Thai capital market amid global high volatility Stcoks—23 Mar 20

Pakorn Peetathawatchai, President at The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) said SET group has prudently employed a series of measures to mitigate contagion risk caused by the widespread of COVID-19 pandemic, to ensure the orderly functioning and stability

คนสตาร์ทอัพเปิดเพจ “เป็ดไทยสู้ภัย” ใช้นวัตกรรมต้านภัย COVID-19 ปฏิทินข่าว—20 Mar 20

เริ่มแล้ว !! คนสตาร์ทอัพรวมใจจัดทำเพจ “เป็ดไทยสู้ภัย” หวังนำนวัตกรรมสร้างความรู้และคัดกรองต้านภัย COVID-19 เมื่อวันที่ 12 มีนาคม 2563 ที่ผ่านมา องค์การอนามัยโลก (WHO) ได้ประกาศให้ COVID-19 เป็นโรคระบาดใหญ่ทั่วโลก (Pandemic) โดยตั้งแต่วันที่

Fitch Ratings: Thai Bank and Corporate Outlooks to Weaken in Sharp Stcoks—18 Mar 20

Thai banks' asset quality and earningswill be significantly weaker in 2020 and Thai corporates face challengingcredit conditions because the country's economy will be one of the hardest hitby the coronavirus pandemic in the APAC region, Fitch Ratings

Vakrangee Revolutionizes Rural Healthcare by Introducing vHealth By Aetna's (a CVS Health Company) Heathcare—18 Mar 20

- Telephone or video consultations with vHealth's in-house primary care doctors will help reduce the need for physical consultations by over 70% - Under the current environment impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, it provides access to professional

Thai stock exchange revises ceiling & floor and circuit breaker rules as volatility Stcoks—18 Mar 20

The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) announces that in light of the COVID-19 pandemic and global economic worries that have caused stock market meltdown worldwide, SET has launched the first measure by tightening short selling to trade only the price

Reform Business Model needed to survive business amid Covid-19 outbreak Events—17 Mar 20

With the coronavirus outbreak (Covid-19) now declared a pandemic and dramatically impacting the business sector in Thailand and around the world, Chulalongkorn Business School (CBS) at Chulalongkorn University this week presented the CBS Reform Business

Artificial Intelligence Unlocks "Gateway" Metaphor to Aid the Public, Policy Makers, and Companies General—12 Mar 20

- Leading Artificial Intelligence Company machineVantage Deploys AI and Neuroscience to Identify Highly Effective Means For Public Communications Regarding Covid-19 As the global Coronavirus pandemic spreads, one of the major challenges that

DERMALOG Fever Detection in Operation at Hanover Exhibition Grounds IT—28 Feb 20

The spread of coronavirus also affects the event industry. Congresses and trade fairs are postponed or even canceled worldwide for fear of a pandemic. Event organizer UKi Media & Events is using innovative technology from DERMALOG at its present

World Bank Groups Pandemic Emergency Financing Facility (PEF) Welcomes Australia as New Stcoks—22 Jun 18

WASHINGTON, JUNE 21, 2018 --- The World Bank Group's Pandemic Emergency Financing Facility (PEF) welcomes Australia as a donor to the PEF, joining Japan and Germany. Australia is contributing US$7.2 million to the PEF's Cash Window, which was set up

World Bank Groups Pandemic Emergency Financing Facility (PEF) Makes First $12 million Commitment to Stcoks—23 May 18

WASHINGTON, MAY 22 2018 --- The World Bank Group's Pandemic Emergency Financing Facility (PEF) today made its first-ever financial commitment, approving a $12 million grant towards the current Ebola response in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).