Wednesday May 24, 2017 22:40

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Photo Release: The 6th Traditional Friendly Football Match Between Kantary Hills Hotel Chiang Mai Staff and Thai Airways Crews General—24 May 17

Kantary Hills Hotel, Chiang Mai General Manager Serm Pisitkasem led the staff of Kantary Hills Hotel to play the 6th Traditional Friendly Football Match against Thai Airways Crews at Nice Place to promote the value of exercise and to strengthen their

Asia-Pacific Economic Statistics Week opens in Bangkok General—24 May 17

Bangkok--24 May--ESCAP-SCAS

Bangkok (ESCAP News) -- The Asia-Pacific Economic Statistics Week opened inBangkok today, with a three-day seminar organized by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), to

strengthen economic statistics for monitoring the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in the region.

Economic statistics are required for almost half of the indicators in the global SDG monitoring framework, yet many developing countries in the region are unable to deliver basic statistics on population and economy.

To address this challenge, ESCAP established the Asia-Pacific Economic Statistics Week in 2016 as a regular forum where normative and analytical products affecting economic statistics production and dissemination are presented and discussed by member States and development partners.

Held under the theme Advancing Economic Statistics for the SDGs, this year's seminar will bring together participants from over 35 countries as well as international organizations, for sessions on: legal and institutional frameworks, quality assurance frameworks, environment and natural resources, national accounts, statistical business register, dissemination and communication of statistical products, and big data.

Over 40 papers will be presented at the seminar showcasing nationa

Thoth Zocial proves its strength in social data management, highlighting another success in IT—23 May 17

Thoth Zocial drives intellectual innovation, emphasizing the success of Thailand Zocial Awards 2017, one of the biggest social award event that everyone is waiting for, at KBank Siam Pic-Ganesha Theatre, 7th floor, Siam Square One, to give away awards to

Lexinta Strengthens Its Multi-family Office Services in Asia, With the Provision of Its European Stcoks—23 May 17

Lexinta announces the introduction of its European select visa program to its multi-family office product range in Asia. The visa program focuses on those countries that the company believes provides their clients with the most favourable visa conditions

Singapore-Based Insurance Company of Trinet Asia Assigned #A/A-1# Outlook Stcoks—19 May 17

TOKYO (S&P Global Ratings) May 19, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today said it has assigned its 'A' financial strength and long-term counterparty credit ratingsto Singapore-based Insurance Company of Trinet Asia Pte Ltd. (ICTA). At the same time, we

Thailand Travel Mart Plus 2017 seminar to strengthen Thai tourism industry Lifestyle—19 May 17

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is arranging a one-day tourism seminar, to be held concurrently with the Thailand Travel Mart Plus (TTM+) 2017 which will take place from 14-16 June in Chiang Mai. The forum, scheduled on 16 June, is being

Collaboration between Mahidol University and the University of Canterbury (UC) is going from General—17 May 17

In June 2016, seven students from Mahidol University attended a programme at the University of Canterbury (UC) hosted by the College of Arts in Christchurch, New Zealand. In return, 14 UC students traveled to Bangkok in January 2017 to undertake a six

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

World Bank funds US$155 Million to Support Autonomous Higher Education in Stcoks—16 May 17

Washington, May 15, 2017 –The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors approved today US$155 million in financing to strengthen the research, teaching, and institutional capacity of three autonomous universities and improve the management of

Japan-Based NN Life Insurance Ratings Affirmed At #A-#; Off CreditWatch Outlook Stcoks—15 May 17

TOKYO (S&P Global Ratings) May 15, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today said it hasaffirmed its 'A-' financial strength and long-term counterparty credit ratingson Japan-based NN Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (NN Life Japan) and removed theratings from

IMF and the Peoples Bank of China Establish a New Center for Modernizing Economic Policies and Stcoks—15 May 17

IMF welcomes China's commitment to strengthening its collaboration with the Fund on capacity development Through hands-on training courses and workshops that will address topical macroeconomic issues, the CICDC will support government officials from

China Strengthens Guizhou Tea Industry As a Key Pillar for Generating General—11 May 17

Guizhou province, one of the largest tea production base in China, is enhancing its tea industry to become a key pillar of income generation, poverty alleviation and tourist destination. The excellent environment of large tea plantations, fertile land,

AXA Insurance Group #AA-# Ratings Affirmed After Announcement Of IPO Of U.S. Su Outlook Stcoks—11 May 17

MILAN (S&P Global Ratings) May 10, 2017--S&P Global Ratings said today that itaffirmed its 'AA-' counterparty credit and financial strength ratings on theentities that we continue to view as core or highly strategic to France-basedinsurance group

AXA Financial Inc. Downgraded To #A-# And Placed On CreditWatch AXA Financial Group Downgraded To Stcoks—11 May 17

NEW YORK (S&P Global Ratings) May 10, 2017--S&P Global Ratings said today that it lowered its long-term counterparty credit and financial strength ratings on AXA Equitable Life Insurance Co., AXA Life and Annuity Co., and MONY Life Insurance Co.

Mazda launches Mazda Premium Insurance campaign New program protects provides with first-class Automotive—09 May 17

Mazda Sales (Thailand) Co. Ltd. (MST) is moving ahead at full steam, and is strengthening all parts of its business in the country. The most recent development revolves around after-sales customer experience and Mazda has joined hands with leading

Gyproc leads interior gypsum wall and ceiling market with introduction of an industry-first Properties—09 May 17

Thai Gypsum Products Public Company Limited, the manufacturer of gypsum innovations over 45 years and of the leading brand Gyproc, has emphasized its leadership in interior wall and ceiling systems with a variety of innovative home solutions and

Suramericana S.A.#s Core Subsidiaries #BBB# Ratings Outlook Remains Stcoks—09 May 17

MEXICO CITY (S&P Global Ratings) May 8, 2017--S&P Global Ratings said todaythat it affirmed its 'BBB' financial strength and issuer credit ratings onSuramericana S.A.'s core operating companies--Seguros de Vida SuramericanaS.A., Seguros Generales

SET enhances investor confidence at London roadshow Stcoks—08 May 17

The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) together with Maybank Kim Eng Securities (Thailand) PCL organizes "SET Thailand Corporate Day in London", the United Kingdom (UK), on May 10, with nine Thai listed companies to present the firms' strengths, the Thai

Disney Southeast Asia Strengthens Country Focus Country Managers Appointed In Indonesia, Stcoks—03 May 17

The Walt Disney Company South East Asia today announced the appointment of country managers in Indonesia, Philippines and Thailand to further strengthen its focus in high growth markets. Mr. Herry Salim, Ms.Veronica Espinosa-Cabalinan and Ms. Subha-Orn

SAIC MG E-motion Concept Cars World Premiere MG Brands New Era Taps Future Generations For Automotive—03 May 17

Shanghai Automotive Industry Corporation (SAIC) continues to raise and strengthen MG's iconic brand status by launching its new electric concept supercar, MG E-motion Concept, at the 17th Shanghai International Auto Show. Liverpool Football Club's

SET launches Social Impact Gym to strengthen Thai social enterprises Stcoks—03 May 17

The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) joins forces with Market for Alternative Investment (mai) and mai Listed Companies Association (maiA) to launch a new project called "Social Impact Gym by mai Executives". This project will incorporate mai-listed

CH. Karnchang celebrates 45thanniversary in 2016 Gearing toward becoming regional leading Stcoks—28 Apr 17

Mr. PlewTrivisvavet, Executive Chairman, CH. Karnchang Public Company Limited revealed that "2016 marks the company's 45 years in business and we are gearing toward becoming leading infrastructure in Southeast Asia region with five pillars of strength:

#Fanta launches #Fanta Twist fruit-flavoured drink in new twist bottles to strengthen market Stcoks—28 Apr 17

· "Fanta Twist Parc" on 3 - 7 May at Atrium 1, Siam Center inviting teens to get creative on Fanta Twist bottles via amazing VR Technic (Virtual Reality Twist) and take home own-design bottles while crossing fingers for own design to get projected

Swiss-Belhotel International Expands In Bahrain With Two New Hotels Opening In Lifestyle—27 Apr 17

Strengthening its foothold in Bahrain, global hotel management company Swiss-Belhotel International (SBI) will triple its inventory of rooms in the Kingdom this year with the opening of two new hotels already under development. Grand Swiss-Belresort

AirAsia Introduces New Daily Direct Flight Bangkok-Danang Lifestyle—26 Apr 17

Strengthens its CLMV Network and Status as the Airline with the Most Routes in ASEANDebut Fare Starting at Only 990 THB/Trip* AirAsia is launching new daily direct flights from Don Mueang (DMK)-Danang (DAD) in Vietnam, strengthening its CLMV network and

CPF Shows Fully Automatic Bakery-making Process, Strengthening Food Safety Heading to Thailand General—26 Apr 17

Chachoengsao– Charoen Pokphand Foods Public Company Limited (CPF) introduces fully automatic bun-making process with advanced technology "limiting hand contact". This emphasizes that CPF is the leading company for quality and food safety 4.0. Food

AACSB Announces Brand Transformation, Signals New Era in Business Education General—26 Apr 17

Launch of new AACSB brand strengthens organization mission and inspires educators, business, and students to adapt and lead in a changing world. Today AACSB International ( AACSB ), the world's largest global business education network, has launched a

World Bank Seeks Applicants for New Committee on Roma Inclusion Stcoks—26 Apr 17

BUCHAREST, April 25, 2017 — Today the World Bank Office in Romania launched a call for applications for civil society organizations interested in strengthening the social inclusion of the Roma under a newly-established committee, called the Roma

AccorHotels expands its luxury footprint in Africa with the management of Fairmont Royal Palm Lifestyle—25 Apr 17

New agreement strengthens the Group's position as a leader in the global luxury hotel market. AccorHotels, world leading travel and lifestyle group, today announced the signing of a hotel management agreement (HMA) with New Mauritius Hotels Limited, one

World Bank and AIIB Sign Cooperation Framework Stcoks—24 Apr 17

WASHINGTON, April 23, 2017— World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim and Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank President Jin Liqun today signed a memorandum of understanding to strengthen cooperation and knowledge sharing between the