Tuesday September 26, 2017 17:52

THE NATION Press Releases

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 GDP 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

Thailand Join Forces with the OECD to Support the National Development General—21 Aug 17

The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) works closely with Member and Partner economies to build a mutually beneficial relationship to enhance its role as a platform for global policy dialogue and as an international

Photo Release: Prolific NANOTEC Executive Committee Meeting Held at the Royal General—16 Aug 17

Distinguished executives of the National Nanotechnology Center (NANOTEC) deliberated executive committee meeting at the award-winning Royal Cliff Hotels Group. The Royal Cliff Hotels Group and Pattaya Exhibition And Convention Hall (PEACH), makes up an

Prolific NANOTEC Executive Committee Meeting Held at the Royal Cliff IT—16 Aug 17

Distinguished executives of the National Nanotechnology Center (NANOTEC) deliberated executive committee meeting at the award-winning Royal Cliff Hotels Group. The Royal Cliff Hotels Group and Pattaya Exhibition And Convention Hall (PEACH), makes up an

Fitch Affirms Mercedes-Benz (Thailand)#s MTN Programme at #AAA(tha)# Stcoks—15 Aug 17

Fitch Ratings (Thailand) Limited has affirmed the National Long-Term Rating on Mercedes-Benz (Thailand) Limited's (MBTh) medium-term debenture programme of up to THB15 billion at 'AAA(tha)'. The Outlook is Stable. At the same time the agency has affirmed

MTEC, NSTDA collaborates with the Ministry of Industry and DE to organize the ITCi Award. One of General—11 Aug 17

The National Metal and Materials Technology Center (MTEC), National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA), the Ministry of Science and Technology collaborates with the Bureau of Supporting Industries and the Plastics Institute of Thailand,

NICE Recommends Erbitux(R) in Combination with Platinum-Based Chemotherapy for the Treatment of Heathcare—08 Aug 17

- Decision secures access to Erbitux(R) for new patients in England with oral cavity tumors - All patients currently receiving Erbitux(R) will have continued access Merck, a leading science and technology company, announced today that the National

Photo Release: The Art Talk Chakhabhand Posayakrit, the Nations outstanding artist in reign of Rama General—24 Jul 17

Mr.Sermkhun Kunawong (center) Director of Thai Art Project with Professor Preecha Thaothong (3rd from right) the National Artist ( painting) in 2009, Mr. Prakorn Komkieng (2nd from right) the curator and famous art lecturers and Mr.Chuang Moolpinit the

Fitch Affirms Thailands Asia Plus, Finansia Syrus and Finansa Stcoks—21 Jul 17

Fitch Ratings (Thailand) has affirmed the National Ratings of Asia Plus Group Holdings Public Company Limited (ASP), Finansia Syrus Securities Public Company Limited (FSS) and Finansa Public Company Limited (FNS) as follows: - ASP's National Long-Term

Treasurist Thai Tech Startup crafting personal financial advisor software, targeting AUA IT—19 Jul 17

Seeing opportunities where the nation is heading toward Digital Transformation and Thais start using more and more financial services online, Treasurist.com introduces tailor-made portfolio recommendation for investing through mutual funds. Treasurist

Statement by David Lipton, First Deputy Managing Director of the IMF, at the Conclusion of His Stcoks—19 Jul 17

Mr. David Lipton, First Deputy Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), visited Mexico during July 16–18, 2017, at the invitation of the national authorities. While in Mexico City he had the opportunity to exchange views on the

IMF Executive Board Completes Second Review Under the ECF Arrangement for the Central African Stcoks—18 Jul 17

Swift implementation of the National Plan for Recovery and Peace's investment program will boost economic prospects. Sustaining and accelerating efforts to mobilize domestic revenues and enhance budget transparency will create fiscal space for increasing

PTTEP reveals success stories of Bongkot Strengthening Thailands energy security for over the past Energy—13 Jul 17

· Vital source of energy supply while creating extensive value chain for the Thai economy, currently supplies 30% of domestic natural gas production and contributes over THB 240 billion to the national income. · A crucial turning point in

Cameroon to Implement the IMFs Enhanced General Data Dissemination Stcoks—13 Jul 17

Earlier today, July 12, 2017, the authorities of Cameroon began publishing critical macroeconomic data on the website of the National Institute of Statistics—the National Summary Data Page (NSDP). This marks the culmination of efforts conducted

Jolywood Launches the Testing Standard of Bifacial Cell Jointly with TUV NORD and Energy—29 Jun 17

Jolywood (Taizhou) Solar Technology Co. Ltd (Jolywood), a leader in the research and development, production, and marketing of N-type Bifacial Solar Products has linked up with TUV NORD and the National Center of Supervision and Inspection on Solar

Romania must act decisively to improve road safety, says World Bank Stcoks—28 Jun 17

BUCHAREST, June 27, 2017 — The World Bank, in partnership with the European Transport Safety Council, the Romanian Ministry of Transport and the National Road Authority (Autoritatea Rutier? Român?) co-hosted the Road Safety in Romania –

Fitch Affirms Thailands PTTGC at #AA(tha); Outlook Stable Stcoks—26 Jun 17

Fitch Ratings (Thailand) Limited has affirmed PTT Global Chemical Public Company Limited's (PTTGC) National Long-Term Rating at 'AA(tha)', National Short-Term Rating at 'F1+(tha)', and the National Long-Term senior unsecured rating at 'AA(tha)'. The

Nepal Implements the International Monetary Funds Enhanced General Data Dissemination Stcoks—14 Jun 17

The National Summary Data Page (NSDP) aims to serve as a one-stop publication vehicle for essential macroeconomic data in both human and machine-readable formats. Publication of essential economic data through the NSDP will provide national policymakers

KTC organizes K9 Four Legged Devotion for the Nation, delving into the important roles and missions General—07 Jun 17

"KTC" or Krungthai Card Public Company Limited organized an event, "K9 Four Legged Devotion for the Nation". KTC acknowledges the fundamental importance of "Knowledge Sharing" and the act of constantly spreading ideas to the society in various forms.