Friday March 23, 2018 02:31

THE WORLD Press Releases

Usain Bolt, Diego Maradona Jose Mourinho Meet for a Match of Friendship General—22 Mar 18

A fusion between the world sprinting legend, the God of Football and the Special One for a Football Match of Friendship "This was the dream and Hublot has made it a reality! This match is everybody's dream. Seeing the friends of the brand, legends on

World Bank Signals Strong Support for Nepals Transition to Federalism Stcoks—22 Mar 18

WASHINGTON, March 20, 2018 – The World Bank today signaled strong support for Nepal's ambitious transition to federalism when its Board of Executive Directors approved a $200 million credit to improve public financial management. The Fiscal and

Photo Release: THAI Holds Village to The World Activity Lifestyle—21 Mar 18

Mr. Krittaphon Chantalitanon, Vice President, Alliances and Commercial Strategy, Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI), Ms. Jittima Udayachalerm, THAI Director, Royal Orchid Plus, Mr. Prin Yooprasert, THAI Director of Sales, Australia,

TMB Bank Public Company Limited Appoints Experian to Meet the Challenges of Stcoks—21 Mar 18

Banks and public companies in Thailand and around the world gear up to the global adoption of the financial reporting standard, which will require major investment in data quality and analytics to ensure profitability is not affected To help meet the

Shares of Chememan or CMAN Enters First Day of Trading on SET Joint Ventures with Partners to Build Stcoks—21 Mar 18

Chememan PLC or CMAN, Thailand's largest lime and lime derivative chemicals producer and distributor, began its first day of share trading on the Stock Exchange of Thailand today (21 March 2018). The company highlights its vision to become one of the

ความร่วมมือด้านทรัพยากรน้ำ: วาระใหม่สำหรับวันน้ำโลกประจำปีนี้ ทั่วไป—21 Mar 18

"วันน้ำโลก (The World Water Day) ในวันที่ 22 มี.ค.นี้ เป็นโอกาสที่จะทำให้สถาบันการเงินต่างๆได้เปิดตัวเครื่องมือใหม่ๆเพื่อนำไปลงทุนในโครงสร้างพื้นฐานข้ามพรมแดน และยังทำให้คณะผู้วางแผนของกองทัพได้จัดทำแผนยุทธศาสตร์น้ำเพื่อต่อต้านการก่อการร้ายได้" นายซันดีพ

Water Cooperation: A New Agenda for World Water Day This Year General—21 Mar 18

"The World Water Day on March 22 provides an opportunity for financial institutions to launch new instruments to invest in trans-boundary infrastructure, and for military planners to craft water strategies to counter terrorism," says Sundeep Waslekar,

A partnership with Bucharests District 5 to enhance opportunities for investors and Stcoks—21 Mar 18

BUCHAREST, March 20, 2018 — The World Bank Office in Romania and the District 5 City Hall of the Municipality of Bucharest signed today a reimbursable advisory service (RAS) agreement – a form of technical assistance - to support the

JA Solar Supplies Modules for Largest Rooftop Solar Project in Jordan Energy—20 Mar 18

JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. (Nasdaq:JASO), one of the world's largest manufacturers of high-performance solar power products, today announced that JA Solar has supplied 3MW of PV modules to Yarmouk University for Jordan's largest rooftop solar project to

SingularityU Thailand Summit 2018 Bringing the World Leading Edge to Southeast Asia for the First General—20 Mar 18

An important step in changing the landscape of the region's innovation scene as Singularity University takes world-renowned leaders to Bangkok to examine the opportunities exponential technologies are offering to industries, global economies, and our

Climate Change Could Force Over 140 Million to Migrate Within Countries by 2050: World Bank Stcoks—20 Mar 18

WASHINGTON, March 19, 2018 - The worsening impacts of climate change in three densely populated regions of the world could see over 140 million people move within their countries' borders by 2050, creating a looming human crisis and threatening the

World Bank Group President to Visit Uruguay Stcoks—20 Mar 18

WASHINGTON, March 19th, 2018 –The President of the World Bank Group, Jim Yong Kim, will arrive in Montevideo on Wednesday, March 21st, on an official visit to Uruguay to demonstrate his commitment to the country's equitable and sustainable

Economic Growth in Gulf Region Set to Improve following a Weak Performance in Stcoks—20 Mar 18

KUWAIT, March 19, 2018— The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region witnessed another year of disappointing economic performance in 2017 but growth should improve in 2018 and 2019, according to the World Bank's biannual Gulf Economic Monitor released

Experience 1,200 Year Old Lantern Festival to Celebrate Buddha#s Birthday in Seoul, the Capital of Lifestyle—20 Mar 18

In celebration of Buddha's birthday, the annual Lantern Festival, or Yeondeunghoe, is scheduled to be held this coming May in downtown Seoul, South Korea. The Festival is not only the biggest one of its kind in the world, but also one of the "world's

Economic Growth in Gulf Region Set to Improve following a Weak Performance in Stcoks—20 Mar 18

KUWAIT, March 19, 2018— The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region witnessed another year of disappointing economic performance in 2017 but growth should improve in 2018 and 2019, according to the World Bank's biannual Gulf Economic Monitor released

FDI Global Survey Shows Children are not Getting Dental Check-ups Early Heathcare—20 Mar 18

On the occasion of World Oral Health Day, FDI World Dental Federation asked parents around the world how they cared for their children's oral health growing up and the responses suggest room for improvement. Maintaining a healthy mouth is crucial to

Emaar Hospitality Group Launches Global Hunt for #Worlds Greatest Hospitality Talent for Under Lifestyle—19 Mar 18

Emaar Hospitality Group, the hospitality and leisure business of Dubai-based developer Emaar Properties, has announced a global initiative to scout for the 'World's Greatest Hospitality Talent.' (Photo:

StockChain Lands in the Heart of Global Finance, at New York#s Iconic Times Stcoks—19 Mar 18

Stockchain (SCC), the world's first decentralized professional digital currency quotation and exchange platform, launched a new advertising campaign in the heart of the global financial sector, at New York's Times Square on March 15, 2018. The campaign,

Experience the true taste of India at The Worlds Thursday night Tandoori General—19 Mar 18

As part of The World's lineup of 7 different themed buffets 7 nights a week, Thursday is your chance to indulge in authentic Indian flavors served straight from the restaurant's very own tandoori oven. Nothing beats the rich, smoky flavor of tandoori

GEM Report Shows Most Entrepreneurs Start Businesses Out of Opportunity Not Stcoks—19 Mar 18

The 2017/18 Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) reports that that entrepreneurship levels remain stable around the world and opportunity-driven entrepreneurship predominates. A robust 74% of entrepreneurs around the world have started businesses in

World Bank Group Statement on Open Trade Stcoks—19 Mar 18

WASHINGTON, March 17, 2018 -- The World Bank Group today issued the following statement on open trade: "One billion people have moved out of poverty through economic growth underpinned by open trade. Trade is an engine of growth that creates jobs,

Meet The New Black - New NESCAFE AMERICANO with finely-ground roasted Arabica coffee offering Business—16 Mar 18

Nestle (Thai) Ltd. introduces New NESCAFÉ AMERICANO, the world's first cafe-style black coffee mix from NESCAFÉ. It's blended with finely-ground roasted Arabica coffee using NESCAFÉ's unique proprietary technology to bring smoothness

World Bank Supports Lebanons Public Transport to Improve Mobility, Spur Stcoks—16 Mar 18

WASHINGTON DC, March 15, 2018: The World Bank approved today a US$295 million package ushering in the overhaul of Lebanon's decaying transport sector and securing employment for thousands of unskilled Lebanese and Syrian workers. The Greater Beirut

Seven Out of 10 Top School Systems Are in East Asia Pacific But More Needs to be Done, World Bank Stcoks—16 Mar 18

JAKARTA, March 15, 2018 – The East Asia and Pacific region has seven of the top ten performing education systems in the world, with schools in China and Vietnam showing significant progress, according to a new World Bank report released today. This

The World Bank Renews Support for Health, Roads and Regularizing Land Titles in Stcoks—16 Mar 18

WASHINGTON, March 15, 2018— The World Bank Board of Directors approved three loans totaling US$145 million today to strengthen healthcare, improve roads and promote regularizing land titles in Nicaragua. It also approved the new 2018-2022

The World Bank Approves an Innovative Project for Indigenous Peoples of Stcoks—16 Mar 18

Washington, March 15, 2018—The World Bank Board of Directors approved a US$80 million project today to improve the infrastructure and quality of health, education, water and sanitation services in 12 Indigenous territories of Panama. The innovative

Parliamentary Network Field Visit to Vietnam Stcoks—16 Mar 18

Hanoi, March 5, 2018 - Parliamentarians from 15 countries visited Vietnam from 5-8 March 2018 to participate in the Parliamentarians in the Field program of the Parliamentary Network on the World Bank & International Monetary Fund (PN), jointly

Rise to Celebrate a Sky High Earth Hour Dinner at ZOOM Sky Bar Restaurant General—15 Mar 18

ZOOM Sky Bar & Restaurant at Anantara Sathorn Bangkok Hotel is unplugging the kitchen and tantalising the senses to celebrate global Earth Hour on Saturday 24 March 2018. Joining millions around the world to switch off lights for Earth Hour, ZOOM Sky

MindArk Announces Token Sale to Fund the World#s First Intellectual Property Stcoks—15 Mar 18

MindArk PE AB (MindArk), a leading independent software company and creator of the massively multiplayer online game Entropia Universe , is proud to announce the launch of its token sale which can be accessed via . The company aims

NESCAFE shakes up coffee market by introducing The New Black New NESCAFE Business—15 Mar 18

The world's first cafe-style black coffee mix with finely-ground roasted Arabica, easy to prepare in an iced cup with low calories of only 35 kCal and certified with the Healthier Choice logo for the coolest coffee drinkers NESCAFÉ, the world's