Sunday November 19, 2017 15:32

THE CAPITAL Press Releases

Overseas Chinese: a key driving force behind Jiangmens past, present and future development General—10 Nov 17

Jiangmen is a city located in southern China's Guangdong Province. Often hailed as the "Capital of Overseas Chinese," Jiangmen is a testament to the history of early overseas Chinese, from which hundreds years ago many Chinese emigrated to other parts of

AirAsia Japan Returns With Nagoya-Sapporo Service Lifestyle—17 Oct 17

Bangkok--17 Oct--AirAsia

AirAsia Japan, the Japanese affiliate of the world's best low-cost carrier, is back in business with its maiden service from AirAsia Japan's main hub in Nagoya to Sapporo – the capital of northern Hokkaido prefecture. The twice-daily service will commence on 29 October 2017.

To celebrate this occasion, AirAsia is offering guests a special promotional fare from only JPY5* (Fare is subject to on exchange rate) from 17 October 2017 (00:01 GMT +9) to 22 October 2017 (23:59 GMT +9) for travel between 29 October 2017 and 24 March 2018.

AirAsia Group CEO Tony Fernandes said, "It's great to be back in Japan. It hasn't been easy, and I want to thank my partners Rakuten, Octave, Noevir and Alpen for their support and patience. Many people thought we would give up and not bother but we owe it to the people of Japan and our staff to keep going. This took a long time but, like good wine, all good things take time and we are off the taxiway and ready to take off.

"Japan is a fantastic market with amazing people, culture and food, but one that has been underserved in the budget segment for too long. I believe Japan is ready for a true low-cost experience, and AirAsia will be at the forefront of that revolution, starting with today's route launch. With new partners who share our vision, I have no doubt that

China#s four memorial ceremonies, Wen, Wu, Yan and Huang, showcase the heritage of Chinese General—26 Sep 17

A grand ceremony celebrating the 3,156th anniversary of Jiang Ziya's birth was held in Linzi District, Zibo, Shandong Province, on September 12, 2017. Zibo is the capital of the former Qi Kingdom. Thousands of Jiang Ziya's descendants from around the

Linzi Historical District Calls on the World#s Designers to Submit Their Designs for a Rebranding General—26 Sep 17

Linzi, a well-known historical district within the city limits of in China's Shandong province, was also the capital of the ancient Qi state. The Qi state was one of the most powerful states during the Chinese history. Linzi is the birthplace of the Qi

Thousands of Descendants of Jiang Ziya From Around the World Visit Linzi to Pay Respects to Their General—20 Sep 17

A grand ceremony celebrating the 3,156th anniversary of Jiang Ziya's birth was held at Taigong Square in Linzi, Shandong, China, the capital of former Qi Kingdom, on September 12, 2017. Thousands of descendants of Jiang Ziya from around the world

SET announces winners of Young Financial Star Competition 2017 Stcoks—29 Aug 17

The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET), Thailand Futures Exchange (TFEX), Muang Thai Life Assurance pcl and PTT pcl have teamed up with other partners in the capital market to organize "Young Financial Star Competition 2017", or YFS 2017, searching for the

Fragrance And Fine Wine Meet Fashion And Fine Art In A Fine Dining General—28 Aug 17

The City of Angels' fine dining lovers are in for a heavenly sensory treat when some of the capital's purveyors and importers of all things fine join forces to present Fragrance & Fashion – an extraordinary fusion affair of expertly matched

The 2017 International Mountain Tourism and Outdoor Sports Conference kicks off in Qianxinan, Lifestyle—16 Aug 17

The 2017 International Mountain Tourism and Outdoor Sports Conference kicks off in Xingyi, the capital of Qianxinan prefecture, a region in the southwestern part of China's Guizhou province, on August 16, 2017. The event is expected to attract over 1,200

The 2017 International Mountain Tourism and Outdoor Sports Conference to kick off in Qianxinan, Lifestyle—15 Aug 17

- Southwest Guizhou province is home to a mountain resort that can deliver an energetic, thrilling and adventurous experience The 2017 International Mountain Tourism and Outdoor Sports Conference will kick off in Xingyi, the capital of Qianxinan

Thai CG Fund to launch this year Stcoks—04 Aug 17

The 11 asset management firms have jointly established the Thai CG Fund to support the good corporate governance (CG) practice in the capital market. Meanwhile, 40 percent of total fee income will be used to fund the good corporate governance enhancement

Chatrium Residence Sathon Bangkoks Joins the Big Cleaning Day General—31 Jul 17

Chatrium Residence Sathon Bangkok is extremely proud to be located in the heart of the City of Angels in one of the capital's most exciting and vibrant districts and as a Chatrium residence is entirely dedicated to the group's Corporate Social

TRIGO Doubles Size in Aerospace Quality Services by Joining Forces with Spanish Leader MAVE General—31 Jul 17

TRIGO has acquired 100% of the capital of MAVE AERONAUTICA from founder Joaquin Arregui and other shareholders. This transaction is a major step in TRIGO's consolidation strategy in the European aerospace quality services market. It will strengthen

Kerui Petroleum inks contract on Malaysian-based joint venture at 2017 Energy—25 Jul 17

The opening ceremony for the three-day 2017 Oil and Gas Asia (OGA), a key annual exhibition for the energy industry, was held at Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, in the capital of Malaysia, on July 11. The exhibition spanned 9 halls and played host to 11

AIT technologies power newly inaugurated dwellings in Indian Presidential Properties—24 Jul 17

The recently inaugurated dwellings in the Indian Presidential Retreat are powered by AIT technologies. Twelve dwellings in the Presidential Retreat in Dehradun, the capital of the Indian province of Uttarakhand, which were inaugurated by the Indian

A Modern Dhaka is Key to Bangladeshs Upper-Middle Income Country Vision Stcoks—20 Jul 17

DHAKA, July 19, 2017 — With 36 percent of the country's urban population living in Greater Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh has become one of the world's most densely populated cities. To achieve its vision of becoming an upper-middle income

Celebrate George Town UNESCO World Heritage Day with Airbnb Lifestyle—19 Jul 17

Home to colourful shop houses, gilded temples and mosques, and a burgeoning street art scene, George Town is a beautiful testament to Malaysia's rich history. Since being confirmed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the capital of the Cayman Islands has


Innovative restaurant operator Mango Tree Worldwide is bringing its stylish brand of Thai food to Taiwan with the opening of two outlets in the capital Taipei in the second half of this year as it looks to emulate its huge success in Japan where it now

SET introduces LIVE platform at upcoming Startup Thailand event to facilitate access to funding via Stcoks—05 Jul 17

The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) aims to develop the capital market for the benefit of all sectors, including new opportunities for startup entrepreneurs. To create a complete startup ecosystem, SET's latest initiative and first-of-its-kind, platform

The 20th Guzhen Lighting Fair is open for pre-registration General—04 Jul 17

China Guzhen International Lighting Fair (the Lighting Fair) was initiated in 1999 and the latest event will be held on October 22-26, 2017 at Guzhen Convention and Exhibition Center, the Capital of Lighting, in Zhongshan, Guangdong Province. In the


Strengthening its position as a major hospitality brand in Southeast Asia, Swiss-Belhotel International has returned to the Philippines with the launch of Valero Grand Suites by Swiss-Belhotel in the capital's financial and business hub. The four-star

The 2017 Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games to be held in Ashkhabad, Turkmenistan from September General—12 Jun 17

The 2017 Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games (AIMAG) are scheduled to be held in Ashkhabad, the capital of Turkmenistan, from September 17 to September 27, 2017. A total of 21 sports will be represented, including bowling, indoor tennis, weightlifting

Photo Release: Securities Law seminar Stcoks—01 Jun 17

The SEC and Rabi Bhadanasak Research Institute co-hosted a seminar on the amended Securities and Exchange Law to share knowledge and exchange views on improvement of enforcement efficiency in the capital market, with participants from judicial

Enjoy the Blossom Season with Summer Offers at The Conservatorium Hotel Lifestyle—30 May 17

With summer around the corner, it's time to enjoy some special offers at the Conservatorium hotel. Book the ultimate 'Welcome to Holland Package' and experience how to celebrate summer in Amsterdam like the Dutch do. Or enjoy the capital city of the

World Bank and Ulaanbaatar City Partner to Improve Municipal Capital Investment Planning and Public Stcoks—25 May 17

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, May 24, 2017 - World Bank Country Manager for Mongolia James Anderson and Ulaanbaatar city Vice Mayor Bayarkhuu today signed a Memorandum of Understanding to jointly strengthen the capital investment planning process of Mongolia's

Ratings Assigned To Reset European Cash Flow CLO Transaction Harvest CLO Stcoks—12 Apr 17

- We have assigned our ratings to Harvest CLO VII's class X-R, A-R, B-R, C-R, D-R, E-R, and F-R notes. - The transaction is a reset of the already existing transaction with changes to the capital structure and underlying documentation incorporated in the

Bangkok set to Glow on 17th June with Skechers Blacklight RunTM General—20 Feb 17

A new form of nighttime entertainment is set to hit Bangkok on 17th June, combining health, colour and high octane fun, the largest nighttime 5km in the world arrives in the capital city all the way from the USA – the Skechers Blacklight RunTM

Wine Class at Wine Pub, Pullman Bangkok King Power General—15 Feb 17

Looking for the ideal opportunity to hone your wine appreciation skills? Then we've got some really good news for Bangkok's wine aficionados as Wine Pub, the first and best wine bar in Bangkok, has arranged a wine appreciation class for the capital's

Emirates to Launch Daily Flights to Croatia Lifestyle—23 Jan 17

Emirates announced today that it will further expand its European network with the introduction of a daily flight from Dubai to Zagreb (ZAG), the capital of Croatia from June 1, 2017. The new southeast European destination will be served by an Emirates