Friday November 24, 2017 14:33

THE NATION Press Releases

งานประชุมระดับนานาชาติ Belt and Road Initiative : Network Opportunities with ทั่วไป—22 Nov 17

พบโอกาสการค้าการลงทุนกับโครงการเส้นทางสายไหม ศตวรรษที่ 21 ของจีน The Nation, China Daily และ Yunnan Daily ร่วมกับ กระทรวงคมนาคม ขอเชิญร่วมงานประชุมระดับนานาชาติ Belt and Road Initiative : Network Opportunities with CLMVT วันศุกร์ที่ 24 พฤศจิกายน นี้ เวลา

Fitch Affirms CP ALL#s Ratings at #A(tha)# with Stable Outlook Stcoks—21 Nov 17

Fitch Ratings (Thailand) Limited has affirmed retailer CP ALL Public Company Limited's (CP ALL) National Long-Term Rating at 'A(tha)' with a Stable Outlook. Fitch has also affirmed the National Long-Term Rating of its secured bonds at 'A(tha)', the

Fitch Affirms Five Thai State Policy Banks Stcoks—20 Nov 17

All the affirmed ratings reflect Fitch's view of a high probability of the state extending extraordinary support to these banks in times of need. EXIM's Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) are the same as those of the sovereign (BBB+/Stable/F2). The National

งานประชุมระดับนานาชาติ Belt and Road Initiative : Network Opportunities with ทั่วไป—15 Nov 17

The Nation, China Daily และ Yunnan Daily ร่วมกับ กระทรวงคมนาคม ขอเชิญร่วมงานประชุมระดับนานาชาติ Belt and Road Initiative : Network Opportunities with CLMVT วันศุกร์ที่ 24 พฤศจิกายน นี้ เวลา 09.00-12.10 น. ณ ห้องแอทธินี คริสตัล ฮอลล์, ดิ แอทธินี โฮเทล

Photo Release: SCB to secure beachhead in QR code payment with launch of #SCB EASY PAY Mae Manee Stcoks—09 Nov 17

SCB continues to oil the wheels of the national e-payment scheme as a vehicle destined for cashless society by bringing real-life experiences to people inregulatory sandbox of the Bank of Thailand (BoT). With today's launch of 'SCB EASY PAY – Mae

SCB to secure beachhead in QR code payment with launch of #SCB EASY PAY Mae Manee Money Solution Stcoks—09 Nov 17

· A market insight inspired characterization of 'Mae Manee' as digital-generation version of 'nang kwak' to win in the favor of merchantsnationwide. SCB continues to oil the wheels of the national e-payment scheme as a vehicle destined for

World Bank Clarifies Sri Lanka Media Reports on Yala National Park Stcoks—30 Oct 17

COLOMBO October 29, 2017 — The World Bank today released a statement clarifying media reports on World Bank's position on the management of Yala national park. The Bank has indeed raised the importance of managing traffic in the National Park, an

Bangkok Bank holds a synchronized ceremony across the nation to pay homage to and commemorate the Stcoks—25 Oct 17

Bangkok Bank Executive Vice President Thantika Bodhisompon said Bangkok Bank held a ceremony to pay homage to His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej and commemorate the endless benevolence of His Reign. The ceremony led by Chairman of board of executive

Ripley#s World Pattaya Won Three Major Awards at the National Level of Year 2017 Ready to be a Part Lifestyle—20 Oct 17

Ripley's World Pattaya received three prestigious tourism awards at the national level including (1) Excellent Award and Accreditation of Tourism Standard 2017, (2) Museum Thailand Popular Vote 2017, and (3) the 11th Thailand Tourism Award 2017. All of

PTT stations provide free drinking water during the Royal Cremation Ceremony across the nation on General—18 Oct 17

Miss Jiraphon Kawswat, Senior Executive Vice President, Oil Business Unit, PTTPLC, said that PTT would facilitate people by providing free drinking water at PTT service stations across the country along the route during His Majesty the late King Bhumibol

PTT Stations operate as usual on 26 October to facilitate people across the Energy—18 Oct 17

Miss Jiraphon Kawswat, Senior Executive Vice President, Oil Business Unit, PTTPLC, said that PTT service stations would continue to operate business as usual across the country on 26 October, 2017, to facilitate people by providing free drinking water at

2016 Poverty Rate in Mongolia Estimated at 29.6 Percent Stcoks—18 Oct 17

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, October 17, 2017 - The National Statistical Office (NSO) of Mongolia today presented the outcomes of the poverty estimation outcomes in a seminar entitled "Poverty Situation - 2016" organized jointly with the World Bank. The two

Government of India and the World Bank Sign New Agreement to Improve Quality of Higher Education in Stcoks—17 Oct 17

NEW DELHI, October 16, 2017 – The Government of India and the World Bank today signed a $82.50 million loan agreement for the National Agricultural Higher Education Project. The project will support the Indian Council of Agricultural Research

Fitch Affirms TMBMF and TMBTM at #AAAmmf(tha)# Stcoks—16 Oct 17

Fitch Ratings (Thailand) has affirmed the National Scale Money Market Fund Ratings on TMB Money Fund (TMBMF) and TMB Treasury Money Fund (TMBTM) at 'AAAmmf(tha)'. TMB Asset Management Company Limited manages the two money-market funds. KEY RATING

Photo Release: Tata Steel (Thailand) Group sweeps seven national level General—02 Oct 17

Tata Steel (Thailand) Group recently won seven awards on safety, social responsibility and innovation categories at the National forums. The group's subsidiary, N.T.S. Steel Group Plc. Received the Prime Minister Awards 2017 on Safety Management

Photo Release: The Hemophilia treatment NHSO-project Reduce rate of hospital Heathcare—02 Oct 17

Recently, Dr.Chuchai Sornchamni, Deputy Secretary-General of the National Health Security Office (NHSO) (right) together with Prof. Dr. Ampaiwan Prachamrit, Director of the Hemophilia International Blood Transfusion Training Center - Bangkok Faculty of

TCC Technology teamed up with the Thai Fintech Association and IDC Financial Insights putting Thai IT—02 Oct 17

According to the national scheme called Digital Thailand 4.0 initiated by Thai government, the policy has drawn the importance of fundamental infrastructure as well as humanity which leads to attractive opportunity for Fintech in Thailand. The disruptive

Attendance at China International Furniture Fair (Shanghai) Surges to Over General—27 Sep 17

The 40th China International Furniture Fair (Shanghai) (CIFF) has reported a record 91,623 visitors from 200 countries and regions who came to see the more than 2,000 exhibitors at the National Exhibition and Convention Center in Shanghai. The attendance

Growing Yellow Marigolds to Honour HM the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej General—22 Sep 17

Dusit Thani Hua Hin's Management, staff and their families joins the nations in honouring the memory of His Majesty the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej by planting yellow marigolds in front of hotel's fence as yellow represents Monday, when King Bhumibol

Thailand Pivots Digital Strategies and Seeks to Grow Tech Sector with an Impact on IT—21 Sep 17

Thailand is rolling out a digitally-fueled effort to enhance its economy and boost competitiveness. The current aim for the nation is to become Southeast Asia's leader for all things digital. And the Kingdom's Ministry for Digital Economy and Society is

Fitch Affirms Thai ORIX Leasing#s THB Guaranteed Bonds at #AAA(tha)# Stcoks—21 Sep 17

Fitch Ratings (Thailand) has today affirmed the National Long-Term Ratings on the Thai baht-denominated guaranteed bonds of Thai ORIX Leasing Company Limited (TOLC) at 'AAA(tha)'. The Outlooks are Stable. KEY RATING DRIVERS The National Long-Term

Fitch Affirms 6 Thai Subsidiaries of North Asian Financial Institutions Stcoks—21 Sep 17

Fitch Ratings-Bangkok-21 September 2017: Fitch Ratings (Thailand) has affirmed the National Long-Term Ratings on six Thai subsidiaries of North Asian financial institutions. The following have been affirmed at 'AAA(tha)' with a Stable Outlook: - Bank of

Fitch Affirms THB Senior Notes of Mizuho Bank and SMBC Bangkok Branch at Stcoks—21 Sep 17

Fitch Ratings Thailand has today affirmed the National Long-Term Ratings on the Thai baht-denominated senior unsecured notes of Mizuho Bank, Ltd. (MHBK; A-/Stable/F1) and Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC; A/Stable/F1), Bangkok Branch at

IMF and the National Bank of Belgium Sign SDR 350 million Borrowing Agreement to Support Lending to Stcoks—21 Sep 17

- The National Bank of Belgium agrees to lend US$498.7 million to the Poverty Reduction and Growth Trust benefiting low income member countries. The International Monetary Fund (IMF), as Trustee of the Poverty Reduction and Growth Trust (PRGT), and the

Photo Release: BDMS Bangkok Marathon 2017 General—20 Sep 17

General Manas Klaimanee, President of the National Jogging Association of Thailand (Stand center) and Paisal Chantarapitak, deputy director, Bangkok Hospital, presiders over the opening ceremony of Press conference "BDMS Bangkok Marathon 2017" ( the

International Finance Magazine Names Ehsanollah Bayat, Chairman Of Afghan Wireless, Ariana General—14 Sep 17

- Bayat, Renown Executive And Philanthropist, Receives Award In Recognition Of Being Founder Of Afghan Telecoms Sector, Technological Innovator Afghan Wireless Communication Company (AWCC) ( www.afghan-wireless.com ), the nation's first mobile

National Discovery Museum Institute and Autodesk to Digitize Artefacts from 1,500 Thai IT—12 Sep 17

Initiative will transform the way people worldwide study and interact with the Kingdom's most prized artefacts for generations to come The National Discovery Museum Institute (NDMI) and Autodesk today announced a joint effort to digitize collections from

UnionPay International Initiates Special Offers Program for the National Stcoks—08 Sep 17

The National Day Holidays and the Mid-Autumn Festival overlap this year, forming an 8-day super-long Golden Week, which ushers in the outbound travel peak. UnionPay International announced today to initiate a Special Offers Program for the National

Fitch Affirms AEON Thana Sinsap at A-(tha); Outlook Stable Stcoks—28 Aug 17

Fitch Ratings (Thailand) has affirmed the National Long-Term Rating on AEON Thana Sinsap (Thailand) Public Company Limited (AEONTS) at 'A-(tha)', with a Stable Outlook. A full list of rating actions is at the end of this rating action commentary. KEY

Fitch Affirms BAM at #AA-(tha)#; Rates Notes Stcoks—25 Aug 17

Fitch Ratings has affirmed the National Long-Term Rating on Bangkok Commercial Asset Management Public Company Limited (BAM) at 'AA-(tha)' with a Negative Outlook. At the same time, Fitch has assigned a National Long-Term Rating of 'AA-(tha)' to BAM's