Friday July 10, 2020 19:57

SUSTAINABLE Press Releases

Huawei Releases 2019 Sustainability Report Supporting Network Stability and Jointly Building a Better and Sustainable Future Events—08 Jul 20

Huawei released its 2019 Sustainability Report today. The report explains the progress that Huawei made in supporting network stability and security, reducing emissions, responding to climate change, implementing its TECH4ALL digital inclusion action

Nespresso Invests CHF 160 Million in the Expansion of Its Romont Production Center in Switzerland to Meet Growing Consumer Demand Worldwide Events—08 Jul 20

LAUSANNE Switzerland--8 Jul--PRNewswire/InfoQuest
300 new jobs created over the next 10 years in a world class 'sustainable by design' production center

Today, Nespresso announced a CHF 160 million investment to expand its Romont production center in Switzerland to meet increasing consumer demand for its high-quality premium coffees and support international development in the coming years.

"Despite the challenging times we have all been living in, this strategic long term investment reconfirms Nespresso's continuous business success and leadership in the portioned coffee segment, which we pioneered back in 1986," said Guillaume Le Cunff, CEO of Nespresso. "It also demonstrates our continued commitment to our Swiss roots and to the long term economic development of the region and the country, with which we share values of quality, innovation and expertise."

"These are the kind of announcements that feel good in times of crisis. Nespresso confirms that large international groups can produce competitively in our region. It's also an investment that strengthens our region in the bio-economy field with which I'm very pleased," said Olivier Curty, State Councillor and Director of Economic Affairs and Employment at the Canton of Fribourg.

The construction of the second production hall is set to start in June 2021. It will result in an augmented capacity of 10

Huawei launches Ascend Partner Program to Cultivate AI Ecosystem in Asia Events—07 Jul 20

Global leading ICT provider Huawei launched its Asia Pacific Partner Ascend Program at an online summit on Thursday. It aims to build an innovative and sustainable AI ecosystem that enables digitalization and intelligent transformation in the

SET promotes Thai-listed firms’ ESG information Stcoks—07 Jul 20

The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) promotes “ESG information” of Thai listed companies, featuring sustainability assessment results and list of sustainable stocks, published on settrade.com. ESG assessment scores are provided by two

CPF gears business with eco-friendly packaging Events—03 Jul 20

Charoen Pokphand Foods PCL (CPF) has undertaken sustainable design, changing to eco-friendly substitutes and facilitate recycling in an effort to reduce environmental footprint. “To ensure sustainable plastic packaging life cycle, CPF has

Innotech Asset Management to launch a new Thai ESG equity fund IPO Stcoks—03 Jul 20

Innotech Asset Management has today announced the launch of a new sustainable Thai equity fund, and has selected Arabesque Asset Management, a global asset management firm, as its portfolio investment advisor. The 'Innotech Sustainable Thai Equity

Watsons Pledges to Reduce Its Plastic Waste and Support the Use of Sustainable Palm Events—02 Jul 20

Watsons, the flagship health and beauty brand of A.S. Watson Group, has announced to take on further responsibility for environmental sustainability by being the first health and beauty retailer to sign-up to the New Plastics Economy (NPE) Global

HeiQ Viroblock Certified as Cosmetic Grade and Bio-based Renewable General—02 Jul 20

Textile innovator HeiQ's antiviral textile technology, HeiQ Viroblock NPJ03, has been certified as safe and sustainable as all its ingredients are cosmetic grade, bio-based, and recycled. Leading the international textile industry to fight the COVID-19

Fisheries and tourism among most promising sectors to support Pacific SIDS recovery, highlights new Stcoks—30 Jun 20

Small island developing States (SIDS) in the region must take better advantage of their vast ocean resources and blue economy to accelerate sustainable development, as significant socio-economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic are threatening to reverse

HP to Empower 10,000 Youths in Southeast Asia with Skills of the Future by IT—29 Jun 20

These youths will be upskilled in 20 Tech Hubs; positive learning outcomes and other achievements spotlighted in HP 2019 Sustainable Impact Report News highlights - HP is opening 20 Tech Hubs to provide technology and entrepreneurship skills training

HP ตั้งเป้าเสริมทักษะเพื่ออนาคตให้เยาวชนหนึ่งหมื่นคนในเอเชียตะวันออกเฉียงใต้ ภายในปี ทั่วไป—26 Jun 20

เยาวชนภายใต้โครงการนี้จะได้รับการเพิ่มเสริมทักษะใน Tech Hubs 20 แห่ง ซึ่งให้ผลการเรียนรู้เชิงบวกและความสำเร็จต่างๆ ตามรายงาน HP 2019 Sustainable Impact Report ประจำปี 2562 ประเด็นเด่น เอชพีตั้งเป้าเปิดศูนย์การเรียนรู้ Tech Hubs จำนวน 20 แห่ง

Highlighting JingJai Farmers' Market to drive grassroot economy, with Surin Model as a blueprint Stcoks—26 Jun 20

Central Food Retail a food business under Central Retail , joins forces with four sectors -- government, private sector, agricultural sector and people -- to highlight JingJai Farmers’ Market as a model strategy to drive the growth of the grassroot

AIS 5G | Forging Thailand’s Recovery Join forces to fight and recover the country and IT—25 Jun 20

AIS announced the network vision of the AIS 5G - Forging Thailand’s Recovery to establish 5G in 77 provinces nationwide as a new digital infrastructure of the country, including supporting the driving of the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC),

Scholle IPN Announces New Corporate Brand IT—23 Jun 20

Scholle IPN, a global leader in flexible packaging solutions, has announced today a major rebranding to reflect the company's focused efforts on sustainable packaging. Ross Bushnell, President and CEO of Scholle IPN, said of the rebranding initiative,

CPF steps toward “Circular Economy” through new achievement in Events—22 Jun 20

Charoen Pokphand Foods Public Company Limited (CPF) has aggressively stepped toward its sustainable plan 2025-2030 by reducing greenhouse gas emission and plastic packages to mitigate climate change and maximizing the use of resources through

IMA Releases New Reports on the Role of CFO in Sustainability Stcoks—18 Jun 20

- A white paper, "CFO as Value Creator: Corporate Finance and Accounting Leadership in Sustainable Business and the Integrated Enterprise" The C-suite report paper explains how the CFO and the finance function can meet stakeholder demands regarding the

CPF promotes biogas production at all farms and processing plants in Thailand For saving Events—18 Jun 20

Charoen Pokphand Foods PLC (CPF) is geared towards renewable energy consumption through biogas production at all pig farms in Thailand for long-term energy security as well as maximum energy efficiency under the Circular Economy concept. Mr. Suchart

Thailand BOI Approves Over 40 Billion Baht in Large Scale Projects, Commits to Sustainable Events—17 Jun 20

The Thailand Board of Investment (BOI) today approved five large-scale projects with a total investment value of 41.8 billion baht (US$1.35 billion) and measures to strengthen the country’s agricultural sector and agro-industry in line with the BCG

ThomasLloyd SICAV – Sustainable Infrastructure Income Fund listed on Luxembourg Stock Stcoks—17 Jun 20

With effect from Monday, 15th June 2020 ThomasLloyd SICAV – Sustainable Infrastructure Income Fund (SIIF) will be listed on the Luxembourg Stock Exchange with a range of share classes approved for trading on the EU-regulated Bourse de Luxembourg

United Nations Global Compact And Russell Reynolds Associates Study Identifies Characteristics Of General—16 Jun 20

- First-of-its-kind report defines the unique characteristics possessed by sustainable business leaders and urges a radical re-think on how C-suite and board leaders are selected The United Nations Global Compact today launched the "Leadership for the

Why Competition-Driven Sustainability Will Be Key to Post-Covid Hotel Events—10 Jun 20

The hospitality industry should build back better to create genuine sustainability. The tools, partnerships and platforms are available and mostly free, say experts A better, more sustainable travel industry is likely to emerge once Covid-19 disruption

CPF to make its foods based on Circular Economy principle Events—09 Jun 20

Charoen Pokphand Foods PLC (CPF) set to increase ration of renewable energy and promote sustainability in its value chain in line with the Circular Economy principle and the UN's sustainable development goals. Mr. Wuthichai Sithipreedanant, Senior vice

THE FORESTIAS by MQDC gives seedlings and support in “Forest for Life” to 120 families General—04 Jun 20

The Forestias by MQDC, led by Mr. Kittiphun Ouiyamaphun, a Senior Vice President of MQDC, is moving ahead with “Forest for Life” to expand green space in Thailand and develop market gardening skills for sustainable livelihoods, presenting

Singha Estate unveils its “Guarantee Yield 7%*2 Years” Properties—02 Jun 20

Singha Estate Plc, a real estate development company, committed to create sustainable value of life, unveils its new campaign to offer investors a 7% guarantee yield for two years at The ESSE Asoke and The ESSE at SINGHA COMPLEX promotion until 30 June

ผู้เชี่ยวชาญด้านพลังงานและพลังงานสะอาด แนะธุรกิจพลังงานทางเลือก ควรใช้วิกฤตโควิด-19 ทั่วไป—29 May 20

อินฟอร์มา มาร์เก็ตส์ ผู้จัดงาน ASEAN SUSTAINABLE ENERGY WEEK (ASE) งานแสดงเทคโนโลยีและการประชุมด้านพลังงานครบวงจรที่ใหญ่ที่สุดในอาเซียน ร่วมกับ บัณฑิตวิทยาลัยร่วมด้านพลังงานและสิ่งแวดล้อม มหาวิทยาลัยเทคโนโลยีพระจอมเกล้าธนบุรี (JGSEE) จัดสัมมนาทางออนไลน์

New ER hospital model has been revealed for the first time in Thailand, paving the way to a new IT—28 May 20

True 5G,our new sustainable genius network to the new world, jointly enhance the World of Heath and Wellness along with our hero model “Doctor Jeab” Lalana Kongtoranin in bringing medical technology and innovation via True 5G genius network

EXIM Thailand Appoints Heads of Sustainable Development and Corporate Communication Department and Events—20 May 20

EXIM Thailand has appointed Miss Pornthika Kanchanabut as First Vice President of Sustainable Development and Corporate Communication Department and Mr. Parinya Ngamwattana as First Vice President of Corporate Business 5 Department, taking effect from

depa Continues to Promote Smart Farming Practice, Supports Thai Farmers to Adopt IoT IT—20 May 20

depa Continues to Promote Smart Farming Practice, Supports Thai Farmers to Adopt IoT Technologies for Efficient Water Management to Overcome Drought Crisis in Sustainable Manner Apart from the spread of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) that has

Yanmar’s SMARTASSIST (SA-R) system for precise agricultural management. Supporting Events—12 May 20

This year, Thai agriculture has faced two enormous challenges in the new corona virus (COVID-19) and a severe drought that has gripped much of the country. The impact of the corona virus together with the challenges of coping with a changeable climate

BTS Group Green Bond wins the Best Green Bond Award 2019 Stcoks—08 May 20

BTS Group Holdings PLC has won the "Best Green Bond Award”, in the category of Best Deal - Transport and Infrastructure, at The Asset Triple A Sustainable Capital Markets Regional Awards 2019. The 13 billion baht multi-tranche senior and unsecured