Friday June 23, 2017 15:28

SUPPORT Press Releases

Vietnam to Benefit from Better Access to Markets and Protection of Coastal Stcoks—23 Jun 17

$300 million new financing aims to improve connectivity in Central Highlands and create more jobs in coastal provinces Washington, June 22, 2017 – Vietnam will benefit from $300 million in new financing that will support its efforts to improve

Kyrgyz Republic to Improve Water and Sanitation Services, with World Bank Stcoks—23 Jun 17

WASHINGTON, June 22, 2017 – More than 100,000 people living in 52 villages across the Kyrgyz Republic are expected to benefit from improved access to quality water and sanitation services, thanks to US$ 36 million in additional financing for the

Project Signing: New Loan Agreement to Support 24x7 Power for All in Andhra Stcoks—23 Jun 17

NEW DELHI, June 22, 2017 – The Government of India, the Government of Andhra Pradesh, and the World Bank today signed a $240 million loan agreement to support the Government of Andhra Pradesh provide reliable, quality, and affordable 24x7 power to

Israel Diamond Exchange Opens Tech Innovation Center General—23 Jun 17

The Israel Diamond Exchange (IDE) joins the Start-Up Nation with the opening of a technological incubator for Israeli and international diamond-related start-ups. Called Diamond Tech, it will provide a home and financial support for start-ups in the

เดลล์ จัดโปรสุดคุ้ม ในงาน Commart Joy 2017 ไอที—22 Jun 17

เดลล์ จัดโปรสุดคุ้ม ให้นักช้อปได้เอ็นจอยกับกองทัพสินค้าคอมพิวเตอร์และโน้ตบุ๊ค ที่มาพร้อมนวัตกรรมและการออกแบบที่เหนือชั้น (Innovation & Design) รวมไปถึงบริการหลังการขายสุดพรีเมี่ยม "Dell Premium Support" กับโปรโมชั่นสุดเร้าใจ อาทิ Inspiron 15 7000

AirAsia Takes Inaugural Da Nang-Bangkok Flight Promotional Fare Starting at Only 1,090 THB* per Lifestyle—21 Jun 17

AirAsia, the World's Best Low Cost Airline as ranked by Skytrax 8 years running, began daily direct flights from Da Nang to Bangkok (Don Mueang Airport) of Thailand today (9 June 2017) with a press conference to mark the official launch and a promotional

Asia Plantation Capital Proudly Supports the Hubbis Philippines Wealth Management Stcoks—21 Jun 17

Asia Plantation Capital were proud to be sponsors of the Hubbis Philippines Wealth Management event that took place at the Shangri-La Hotel in the financial district of Makati, Manila on the 25th of May 2017. Hubbis is a company that specialises in

Renewable Energy a Step Closer for Solomon Islands as World Bank Group Approves Support to Tina Stcoks—21 Jun 17

US$33.6 million approved towards major renewable energy project in Pacific nation burdened with some of the world's highest electricity costs WASHINGTON D.C., June 20, 2017 – Reliable renewable energy is a step closer for Solomon Islands, a

Promoting Sustainable, Inclusive Economic Recovery is Focus of New World Bank Group Strategy for Stcoks—21 Jun 17

WASHINGTON, June 20, 2017 - The World Bank Group Board of Executive Directors today endorsed the 2017-2021 Country Partnership Framework for Ukraine, which supports the country's efforts to achieve a lasting economic recovery that benefits all the people

Photo Release: KBank supports Thailand-Vietnam trade and investment Stcoks—20 Jun 17

Mr. Pattanapong Tansomboon, KASIKORNBANK First Senior Vice President, and Ms. Tran Kim Oanh, Director of the Investment Promotion Center for Industry and Trade, Ministry of Industry and Trade of Vietnam, together signed a memorandum of understanding

Digital Ventures expedites sustainable growth of Thai startups, recruiting tech startups for 2nd Stcoks—20 Jun 17

Digital Ventures, the fintech investment and development subsidiary of Siam Commercial Bank, has launched the Digital Ventures Accelerator Batch 1 or "DVAb1" program, building on what it had begun to establish Southeast Asia's best ecosystem for


The SUPPORT Arts and Crafts International Centre of Thailand (Public Organization) or SACICT led by CEO Mrs. Amparwon Pichalai hosted a press conference to announce its readiness to launch "The 10th Fai Tor Jai" specially held under the concept of

World Bank: Indonesia begins 2017 on a strong footing Stcoks—16 Jun 17

Jakarta, June 15, 2017 – Indonesia's economy began 2017 on a strong footing, helped by a more supportive global environment and improved domestic fundamentals. The country's real GDP growth is projected to increase from 5.2 percent this year to 5.3

Myanmar Enhances Resilience to Natural Disasters With World Bank Support Stcoks—16 Jun 17

WASHINGTON, 15 June, 2017— A new project in Myanmar aims to strengthen the country's capacity to respond to disaster risks. Disasters cost the country over US$184 million annually and disproportionally hurt the poor. The Myanmar Southeast Asia

Mongolia: New Project to Deliver Reliable Electricity and Scale-Up Stcoks—16 Jun 17

WASHINGTON, June 15, 2017—In the context of rapidly growing energy demands, a new project will support Mongolia's efforts to improve the reliability and sustainability of electricity services. The Second Energy Sector Project, approved today by the

Bhutan and World Bank Group Strengthen Partnership for Sustainable and Inclusive Stcoks—16 Jun 17

Thimphu, June 15, 2017 — The Royal Government of Bhutan and the World Bank Group (WBG) agreed to strengthen their partnership in support of sustainable and inclusive development, including creation of more and better jobs. They assessed the

Assam to Strengthen its Public Finance Institutions under New World Bank Stcoks—16 Jun 17

WASHINGTON, June 15, 2017 – The World Bank will support the Indian state of Assam in its efforts to utilize public resources more efficiently through better management of its finances, increase efficiency in the tax administration as well as

Photo Release: Seagate Thailand supports the teachings of King Mongkuts Institute of Technology General—14 Jun 17

Mr. Surat Semapongpan, Senior Engineering Director, Seagate Technology (Thailand) Limited, Teparuk plant (2nd from left) donated the office equipment to Asst. Prof. Dr. Annakapon Saenthon, College of Advanced Manufacturing Innovation, King Mongkut's

US$50 million to Support Health Services to Poor Jordanians and Syrian Stcoks—14 Jun 17

Washington DC, June 13, 2017— The World Bank Group has committed US$50 million to support the Government of Jordan in maintaining the delivery of primary and secondary health services to poor uninsured Jordanians and Syrian refugees. The assistance

US$500 Million to Help Tunisia Improve Business Environment, Support Entrepreneurship and Ease Stcoks—14 Jun 17

Washington, June 13, 2017 – The World Bank Board of Directors approved today the Business Environment and Entrepreneurship development policy loan to support the Tunisian government's continued efforts to promote stronger and more inclusive growth,

PFG#s Consumer Credit Division, a Member of FTSE100, Partners With UST Global to Enable Digital IT—13 Jun 17

UST Global, a leading digital technology services company with its European HQ in London, today announced that it has signed a 3-year contract with PFG's (Provident Financial Group) Consumer Credit Division to support a significant and ongoing digital

Summit Capital launches Summit Smart System in response to the growth of motorcycle hire-purchase Stcoks—13 Jun 17

Summit Capital Leasing Co., Ltd. Launches a mobile application called "Summit Smart System" to support the growth of motorcycle hire-purchase business. The mobile application is specially designed and developed to increase efficiency and add more speed

Photo Release: PTTEP supports Wangklaikangwon Industrial and Community Education College producing General—13 Jun 17

PTT Exploration and Production Public Company Limited or PTTEP, represented by Nat Lohsuwan, Senior Vice President of Corporate Communications and Public Affairs Division, donated 200,000 Baht to Chavaroj Swanglok, Secretary of the Foundation and the

Finance Minister Presides over the Opening of EXIM Thailand Representative Office in Myanmar in Stcoks—09 Jun 17

Mr. Apisak Tantivorawong, Thailand's Minister for Finance, presided over the opening ceremony of Export-Import Bank of Thailand (EXIM Thailand)'s representative office in Yangon, Myanmar. The event was witnessed and attended by EXIM Thailand's directors

CHEWA Partners With Kajit Luanpitpong To Establish the Company CHEWA HEARTTo Penetrate Into Properties—09 Jun 17

CHEWATHAI PLC. –or CHEWA –joins forces with "Kajit Luanpitpong" (Condo Man) to establish the company "CHEWA Heart", driving towards developing townhomes and covering all segments of real estate. "Boon Choon Kiat" stated that the experience in

Jamaica: WB Approves US$70M to Support Fiscal Sustainability and Competitiveness Stcoks—09 Jun 17

WASHINGTON, June 8, 2017- The World Bank Board of Executive Directors today approved a US$70 million Development Policy Loan to support Jamaica's efforts to improve the investment climate and sustain fiscal and public financial management. "We welcome

World Bank Supports Haitis Post-Matthew Reconstruction Stcoks—09 Jun 17

WASHINGTON, June 8, 2017— The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors approved today a US$20 million grant to rehabilitate roads and bridges in southern Haiti, and strengthen the capacity of the country's civil protection to respond to disasters.

Photo Release: PTTEPs CSR projects in Indonesia and Songkhla honored with Stevie General—08 Jun 17

PTT Exploration and Production Public Company Limited (PTTEP) represented by Titi Thongjen, General Manager of PTTEP Malunda Limited, a subsidiary of PTTEP in Indonesia, and Prapon Charusalaipong, Vice President, Petroleum Development Support Base,

Ganeden Receives FDA GRAS on Probiotic-Derived Immune Health Ingredient: Heathcare—08 Jun 17

Ganeden, already known as a leader in probiotic technology, has used its patented probiotic strain to develop an immune health ingredient: Staimune(TM). The new ingredient utilizes the cells of the probiotic GanedenBC30(R) to support immune health, at

Second shelf drilling jack-up rig serviced as Unithai Shipyard contracts keep General—08 Jun 17

Unithai Shipyard and Engineering has scaled up its businesses to support the growing needs of the oil and gas industry and the continued increase in energy demand. With strong and expert multi-disciplinary teams, Unithai Shipyard provides a one-stop