Tuesday May 26, 2020 23:14

THE NATION Press Releases

Fitch Downgrades Esso (Thailand)'s Bills of Exchange to 'F2(tha)' from Stcoks—22 May 20

Fitch Ratings (Thailand) has downgraded the National Short-Term Rating on Esso (Thailand) Public Company Limited's (Esso) bills of exchange revolving programme of up to THB12 billion to 'F2(tha)' from 'F1(tha)'. The maturity of each series of bills is no

A special promotion to help the nation! Tops brings you delicious flavors amidst the COVID-19 Events—21 May 20

Tops, Central Food Hall, and Tops Flavor Food Court a part of Central Retail care about consumers and wish to bring affordable deliciousness to Thais. Thus, a special promotion has been launched to help alleviate the hardship that comes with the COVID-19

Fitch Affirms SMBC Bangkok Branch's THB Senior Notes at 'AAA(tha)' Stcoks—14 May 20

Fitch Ratings (Thailand) has affirmed the national long-term ratings on Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, Bangkok Branch's (SMBC Bangkok Branch) Thai baht-denominated senior unsecured notes at 'AAA(tha)'. KEY RATING DRIVERS The affirmation reflects

Vietnam golf scene on road to recovery, say country’s leading Events—13 May 20

Two of Vietnam’s leading clubs, The Bluffs Ho Tram Strip and Laguna Golf Lang Co, are backing the nation to reassert its reputation as one of the world’s hottest golfing destinations as the country eases its COVID-19 lockdown. Golf was in

While the nation is hunkered down at home, Massey University’s College of Creative Arts and General—08 May 20

While the nation is hunkered down at home, Massey University’s College of Creative Arts and Weta Workshop from New Zealand are calling on talented Thai high school students to get creative and join an “EARTH GUARDIANS Character Design

PTTEP honored with NACC Integrity Awards for third time Events—25 Mar 20

PTT Exploration and Production Public Company Limited (PTTEP) is honored with the NACC Integrity Awards from the National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) for the third time and the second consecutive year. Organized by the NACC, the 9th NACC Integrity

AIS joins YouTube to launch an exclusive deal for Thais Giving YouTube Premium for free, watching General—07 May 20

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak that is causing everyone to hold social distancing, along with government measures that urge everyone to "Stay home to stop the spread of the virus for the sake of the nation", making Thais living at home and using more

“Car4Cash” expands delivery and at-home contract service Events—05 May 20

Car4Cash, a leader in the automotive refinance market, expands Car4Cash Delivery service nationwide, in response to the national agenda 'Stay home and stop the virus for the nation,’ to support customers regardless of circumstances and financial

Five Exercises to Keep You Healthy While Social Distancing Heathcare—27 Apr 20

Gyms and workout studios are closing across the nation, and people are being asked to stay at home in order to slow the further spread of the highly infectious COVID-19 (coronavirus). And for good reason-- the gym is a well-known and populated place

Fitch Affirms CIMB Thai Bank at 'AA-(tha)'; Revises Outlook to Negative Stcoks—20 Apr 20

Fitch Ratings has today affirmed the National Long-Term Rating on CIMB Thai Bank Public Company Limited (CIMBT) at 'AA-(tha)'. The Outlook has been revised to Negative from Stable. CIMBT's National Short-Term Ratings and rating on its short-term senior

Shanghai Electric's First Combined Cycle Power Plant (CCPP) Goes Online in Energy—13 Apr 20

The project featuring patented air-cooled generator will increase the national electricity output by 640 million kWh annually Shanghai Electric Group, the world's leading manufacturer and supplier of power generation and industrial equipment, announced

Beiersdorf Thailand donate NIVEA medical hand sanitizers to 1,000 hospitals in the nationwide fight General—31 Mar 20

Beiersdorf Thailand has started production of medical grade disinfectants to support the fight against coronavirus pandemic in Thailand. In total, the company expects to manufacture more than 20,000 liters to help up to 1,000 hospitals all over

Photo Release: KTC jointly with Sabina hand over donation money and lingerie to the National Cancer General—30 Mar 20

Mr. Nattasit Soontranu, Vice President - Credit Card Business, “KTC” or Krungthai Card Public Company Limited, jointly with Ms. Picha Thanalongkorn, Chief Marketing Officer, Sabina Public Company Limited, handed over donation funds and

China International SME Fair optimizes public services and innovative support to revive business of General—26 Mar 20

The COVID-19 epidemic outbreak has thrown inevitably big shocks to the economy, putting a damper on business for many small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). Over the past month, China has introduced a raft of 800 support policies at the national and

Fashion and MANGA Exhibitions to Be Held in National Art Center, Tokyo, during Summer Lifestyle—26 Mar 20

The National Art Center, Tokyo (NACT) has announced its exhibition schedule during summer 2020, including exhibitions on "Fashion in Japan 1945-2020" and "MANGA -- TOKYO." Photos: https://kyodonewsprwire.jp/release/202003117936?p=images Boasting one of

PTTEP honored with NACC Integrity Awards for third time Events—25 Mar 20

PTT Exploration and Production Public Company Limited (PTTEP) is honored with the NACC Integrity Awards from the National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) for the third time and the second consecutive year. Organized by the NACC, the 9th NACC Integrity

National Museum of Art, Osaka, Announces Exhibition Schedule of 2020 Lifestyle—24 Mar 20

The National Museum of Art, Osaka (NMAO) has announced its exhibition schedule of 2020, including exhibits of the "Masterpieces from the National Gallery, London." Photos: https://kyodonewsprwire.jp/release/202003117937?p=images The NMAO is a museum

Photo Release: Herbalife Nutrition Thailand Receives Best Practice Award 2020 from the Phra Dabos Heathcare—04 Mar 20

Herbalife Nutrition, a premier global nutrition company, recently received a Best Practice Award 2020 from the Phra Dabos Foundation for its initiatives that benefit the youth, society and the nation. The distinction, given by Air Chief Marshal Chalit

Krungsri Auto kicks off the second year of 'LET’sponsible: No Taillight, No You’ Stcoks—16 Mar 20

With the support from 12 leading motorcycle brands and the Senate’s endorsement in driving the national agenda on road safety, the initiative targets to save over 50,000 lives from road accidents nationwide. Krungsri Auto, a leader in automotive

UnionPay International Launches Mobile-wallet in Pakistan, Providing both Contactless and QR Code Stcoks—13 Mar 20

UnionPay International announces today that it has rolled out the mobile payment product of Huawei Pay in Pakistan in partnership with Huawei and the National Bank of Pakistan (NBP), one of the largest commercial banks in Pakistan. The new service allows

Microsoft and the NFL expand partnership to accelerate digital transformation across the General—04 Mar 20

Microsoft Corp. and the National Football League on Tuesday announced an expansion of their deep technology partnership. The multiyear expansion aims to help the entire NFL, including its coaches and players, be more efficient through enhanced

Photo Release: Herbalife Nutrition Thailand Receives Best Practice Award 2020 from the Phra Dabos Heathcare—03 Mar 20

Herbalife Nutrition, a premier global nutrition company, recently received a Best Practice Award 2020 from the Phra Dabos Foundation for its initiatives that benefit the youth, society and the nation. The distinction, given by Air Chief Marshal Chalit

ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF STYLE AND INNOVATION IN NEW QANTAS SAFETY VIDEO Events—26 Feb 20

Qantas has unveiled a new safety video (https://youtu.be/rLq8if1nkTM) featuring '80s mullets and '70s moustaches right through to 1940s flying boats and 1920s propeller aircraft to celebrate 100 years of the national carrier's history. The safety

Enterprises Resume Work and Production in Xi#an, China amid Novel Coronavirus General—24 Feb 20

As China continues to tackle the novel coronavirus outbreak, its industries have started to return to work in an orderly manner. Xi'an, one of the national central cities and an important scientific research, educational and industrial base in China, has

Photo Release: KBank supports Thai-Cambodian trade and investment Stcoks—11 Feb 20

Recently, at Sofitel Phokeethera Hotel, Phnom Penh, H.E. General Samdech Pichey Sena Tea Banh (fourth from left), Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the National Defense of Cambodia in his capacity as the Cambodia-Thailand Friendship Association,

KTC invites cardmembers to visit 64 museums and resource centers nationwide as part of the Thailand Lifestyle—31 Jan 20

"KTC" or Krungthai Card Public Company Limited, by Ms. Pattherra Anandchotiphatchara (right), Manager - Travel and Leisure Marketing, jointly with Mr. Rames Promyen (left), Director General of the National Discovery Museum Institute, as the organizer

The drought season will not be dry as Tops and Family Mart offer Discount for the Nation to stand Lifestyle—24 Jan 20

The drought situation is expected to be more severe than before, and many are concerned that water products will increase in price. Central Food Retail Group, the operator of Central Food Hall, Tops, Family Mart and Matsumoto Kiyoshi, leading food stores

The Roads Traffic Expo Thailand 2020 to Gather Over 2,000 Attendees General—21 Jan 20

Supporting the sustainable development of the nation's transport infrastructure is a key focus of Thailand's Ministry of Transport. In line with the Thailand 4.0 vision, the 20-year National Transport Infrastructure Investment Plan 2017-2036 is geared