Wednesday September 27, 2017 01:15

PRIVATE SECTOR Press Releases

Samui Festival 2017 sets Guinness World Records for Largest Buffet Lifestyle—22 Sep 17

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) and Ko Samui's public and private sector have successfully set Guinness World Records for Largest Buffet during the Samui Festival 2017. The 2.5-kilometre-long beach buffet, free and open to the public, was

Food Industry Asia partners with Asian Development Bank drive Greater Mekong Subregion food safety agenda General—21 Sep 17

Food Industry Asia (FIA) has pledged to support the six countries in the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) in building capacity and strengthening food safety systems across the region. Representing the private sector, FIA will bring together governments,

Boosting Private Sectors Investment in Innovation Could Help South Africa Create Jobs and Reduce Stcoks—20 Sep 17

PRETORIA, September 19, 2017 – Harnessing South Africa's largely untapped potential for innovation could increase the economy's productivity, propel job creation, and be of benefit to the country's growing number of poor,according to a World Bank

Thai government invites over 570 Japanese investors to explore EEC and 10 S-Curve General—13 Sep 17

In celebration of the 130th anniversary of Thailand-Japan diplomatic relations, the Thai government joined force with economic organizations in the public and private sectors in welcoming a delegation of over 570 high-ranking Japanese investors and

Thai government invites over 570 Japanese investors to explore EEC and 10 S-Curve industries To General—13 Sep 17

In celebration of the 130th anniversary of Thailand-Japan diplomatic relations, the Thai government joined force with economic organizations in the public and private sectors in welcoming a delegation of over 570 high-ranking Japanese investors and

African Leaders Unite to Modernize Hydromet Services Stcoks—13 Sep 17

ADDIS ABABA, September 12, 2017—Today, the first African Ministerial Conference on Meteorology (AMCOMET) Africa Hydromet Forum opened its doors to over 500 African leaders from governments, public and private sector representatives, civil society,

SET announces winners of 2017 economic contest for primary and high school Stcoks—04 Sep 17

The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET), Romchatra Foundation and partners from public and private sectors, has announced the winners of "The Diamond Crown in Economics", an annual economic contest for youth, with Nattacha Srithawatpong, a student from

Photo Release: THAI Holds Customer Board Meeting 2017 Lifestyle—08 Aug 17

Mrs. Usanee Sangsingkeo, Acting President, Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI), recently presided over THAI's Customer Board Meeting 2017, which was attended by significant frequent flyer customers from public and private sectors as

Georgia: World Bank Approved $50 Million in Financing of Second Programmatic Private Sector Stcoks—01 Aug 17

WASHINGTON, July 31, 2017— The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors approved on July 31st, 2017, $50 million in financing to Georgia for the Second Programmatic Private Sector Competitiveness Development Policy Operation. The aim of this

ภาพข่าว: เดอะ แพลทินัม กรุ๊ป รับประกาศนียบัตรต่อต้านทุจริต ทั่วไป—24 Jul 17

นายสุรงค์ บูลกุล (ที่ 2 จากซ้าย) กรรมการ โครงการแนวร่วมปฏิบัติของภาคเอกชนไทยในการต่อต้านการทุจริต "Thailand's Private Sector Collective Action Coalition Against Corruption" (CAC)

CGE and CREATe.org Launch #Cyber Readiness Institute# with Industry Leaders to Improve Cyber Risk IT—20 Jul 17

The Cyber Readiness Institute (CRI) launches today to enable the private sector to better address cybersecurity risk management across value chains, with a particular emphasis on support for small and medium-sized enterprises. The Institute is a joint

Thailand Launches Strategic Talent Center (STC) to Boost Development and Investment in Target General—04 Jul 17

Thailand is supporting investors by setting up the Strategic Talent Center (STC) to enable the private sector to have an easier access to the available pool of manpower in the field of science and technology and to facilitate the entry and sojourn of

Photo Release: KBank organizes seminar on SME development for Myanmars lower Stcoks—16 Jun 17

Recently, Mr. Surat Leelataviwat (third from right), KBank Executive Vice President, and Mr. Phyo Min Thien, Chief Minister of Yangon Region (center), together addressed the opening of the "Holistic Empowerment of SMEs: How Public and Private Sectors can

ภาพข่าว: กสิกรไทยร่วมจัดสัมมนาพัฒนาเอสเอ็มอีให้ผู้นำเมียนมา หุ้น—16 Jun 17

นายสุรัตน์ ลีลาทวีวัฒน์ (ที่ 3 จากขวา) รองกรรมการผู้จัดการ และท่านพโย มิน เต็ง มุขมนตรีภาคย่างกุ้ง (กลาง) ร่วมเปิดงานสัมมนา"Holistic Empowerment of SMEs: How Public and Private Sectors Can Join Hands to Develop SME Landscape"

TerraPay Partners With YES BANK to Enable 24x7 Instant Cross-border Money Transfer Service to Bank Stcoks—15 Jun 17

Indian migrants worldwide can now send money to their family and friends back home, instantly in any bank account TerraPay , the world's first mobile payments switch, has partnered with YES BANK , India's fourth largest private sector bank, to enable

PDI became CAC member to crack down corruption from the business society after running its Stcoks—14 Jun 17

PDI was honored to be a member of the Private Sector Collective Action Coalition Against Corruption (CAC) after the company is determined to run business with good corporate governance to build consistent return on investment to shareholders. Mr. Francis

IDA Aims to Boost Togos Economy, Support a Vibrant Private Sector Stcoks—07 Jun 17

Lome, Togo, June 6, 2017—World Bank Group Vice President of Development Finance, Axel van Trotsenburg, met with government officials in Lome today to discuss opportunities for the country to access significantly higher levels of financing from the

World Bank Report Shows How to Boost Private Sector Investment in Africas Transmission Stcoks—07 Jun 17

COPENHAGEN, June 6, 2017 – A new World Bank report released today called for increased private sector investment in Africa's under-developed electricity transmission infrastructure, a vital ingredient for reaching Africa's energy goals. Africa lags

CFA Society Thailand signs deal to back anti-corruption initiative Stcoks—06 Jun 17

CFA Society Thailand recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Thailand's Private Sector Collective Action Coalition against Corruption (CAC) that paved the way for financial analysts in the society to take an active role in supporting the fight

Public and Private Sector Leaders Explore New Paths to Spur Investment in Stcoks—01 Jun 17

Accra, Ghana, May 31, 2017—The World Bank Group and the African Center for Economic Transformation (ACET) today launched a two-day forum, bringing together public and private sector leaders from around the world to explore innovative approaches to

Public and Private Sector Leaders Join Forces to Unlock Private Investment in Sierra Stcoks—30 May 17

FREETOWN, Sierra Leone, May 29, 2017—Public and private sector leaders from across Sierra Leone and beyond met today in Freetown to discuss ideas, initiatives and partnerships that can spur private investment to unlock the potential of Sierra

Strengthening Governance, Basic Services and Private Sector Opportunities in New Strategy for Stcoks—17 May 17

World Bank Group doubles financing for Togo under four-year Country Partnership Framework with over $350 million in proposed IDA support WASHINGTON, May 16, 2017 — The Board of the World Bank Group today discussed a new Country Partnership

Kaspersky Lab joins INTERPOL-led cybercrime operation across ASEAN IT—02 May 17

Kaspersky Lab today announced its participation in a groundbreaking INTERPOL-led cybercrime operation involving public and private sectors across the ASEAN region. Nearly 9,000 botnet command and control (C2) servers and hundreds of compromised websites,

Bangladesh Can Win from Reforms, Private Investment in Ports Stcoks—28 Apr 17

DHAKA, April 27, 2017— Bangladesh and its South Asian neighbors can make their container ports more efficient by boosting private sector participation, improving governance and encouraging competition in order to grab a bigger share of

Colourmoon Festival 2017 opens to showcase different sides of Ko Phangan Lifestyle—27 Apr 17

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT), in collaboration with partners from the public and private sector, yesterday opened the Ko Phangan Colourmoon Festival 2017 to a fun start by giving visitors a taste of the unique local Thai experiences offered by

Photo Release: The 99th Independence Day of The Republic of Estonia General—10 Mar 17

Dr. Virachai Techavijit Honorary Consul General of Estonia, celebrated the 99th Independence of the Republic recently at Thailand Cultural Centre. Diplomats, leaders of the public and private sectors were among over 130 guests who enjoyed great classical

Developing GMS strategy for Promoting Safe and Environment-Friendly Agro-based Value General—23 Feb 17

The Asian Development Bank (ADB)-administered Core Agriculture Support Program Phase II (CASP2) in cooperation with the Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives jointly organized a national consultation with public and private sectors and other relevant

Photo Release: EXIM Thailand Joins Hand with Public and Private Sectors to Foster Thai-Myanma Stcoks—16 Feb 17

Mr. Pisit Serewiwattana (far left), President of Export-Import Bank of Thailand (EXIM Thailand), recently posed for a group photo with Mrs. Apiradi Tantraporn (center), Minister of Commerce, Mr. Isara Vongkusolkit (second left), Chairman of the Thai

KBank sees Baht falling to THB36.50/USD, debentures from private sector plummeting by 25% on Stcoks—09 Feb 17

KASIKORNBANK believes that business in 2017 will be extremely challenging given the US political risk, which could send the Baht down to THB36.50/USD. Debentures from the private sector are expected to amount to THB600 billion, plunging by 20-25 percent