Friday October 19, 2018 16:33

TODAY Press Releases

Mastercard Appoints Aileen Chew as the New Head of Market Development Stcoks—19 Oct 18

Today Mastercard announced the appointment of Ms. Aileen Chew as Head of Market Development, Thailand and Myanmar. In her new role, Ms. Chew will be responsible for the expansion of cashless payments in Thailand and Myanmar, overseeing engagement with

Merck Announces Agreement to Sell Amnis(R) Flow Cytometry and Guava(R) Technologies Businesses to IT—19 Oct 18

- Strategic agreement allows Luminex to increase footprint in multi-billion-dollar flow cytometry market - Deal expected to close at end of 2018 Merck, the vibrant science and technology company, today announced the signing of a definitive agreement to

World Bank Group launches new multi-donor fund in support of SDG implementation Stcoks—19 Oct 18

WASHINGTON, Oct. 18, 2018 - Today, the World Bank Group launched the Partnership Fund for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG Fund) in support of global efforts to meet the SDGs. The aim of the multi-donor SDG Fund is to incentivize catalytic

Menarini Progresses Into the Clinic With MEN1611, a PI3K Inhibitor for the Treatment of HER2 Heathcare—19 Oct 18

Menarini Ricerche announced today the initiation of the B-PRECISE-01 clinical trial, a multicenter phase Ib study that will evaluate the safety and efficacy of MEN1611 plus trastuzumab with or without fulvestrant. The study will enroll patients with

UnionPay cards issued outside mainland China exceeds 100 million Stcoks—19 Oct 18

UnionPay International announced today that the number of UnionPay cards issued outside the Chinese Mainland has exceeded 100 million. The volume of transactions made with these overseas-issued UnionPay cards has grown by over 40% during the first three

CEBIT ASEAN Thailand opens today IT—18 Oct 18

IMPACT Exhibition Management Co., Ltd. ("IMPACT") and Deutsche Messe AG ("DMAG"), the organizers of CEBIT ASEAN Thailand ("CEBIT ASEAN"), opened the doors of the three-day trade exhibition today. CEBIT ASEAN is expected to attract 8,000 technology

ADATA Launches HD680 and HV320 External Hard Disk Drives IT—18 Oct 18

HD680 offers robust protection for data while HV320 provides ample storage capacity in a slim form factor ADATA Technology, a leading manufacturer of high-performance DRAM modules and NAND flash products, today announces two new external hard disk

InMobi Acquires U.S. Based Advertising and Data Company, Pinsight Media IT—18 Oct 18

Partnership with former Pinsight parent company, Sprint, will create a U.S. advertising powerhouse InMobi, a global provider of enterprise platforms for marketers, today announced the acquisition of Pinsight Media, the mobile data and advertising

BGC Begins First Day of Trading of Its Shares in the Stock Exchange of Thailand Highlighting Stcoks—18 Oct 18

BG Container Glass Public Company Limited (BGC) is floating its shares in the Securities Exchange of Thailand for the first trading today (18 Oct. 2018). The company is confident of positive investors' response. The company's vision is to be the leading

Omise Closes Strategic Undisclosed Funding Led by Japans Global Brain General—18 Oct 18

Omise Holdings, Southeast Asia's leading financial technology service provider today announced it has received an undisclosed funding amount. The investment was led by Japan's largest private venture capital, Global Brain with participation from

Singapore#s NAMIC Joins ASTM International#s Global Additive Manufacturing Center of Excellence as IT—17 Oct 18

Today, global standards leader ASTM International announced that Singapore's National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Cluster (NAMIC) will join its Additive Manufacturing Center of Excellence as a strategic partner. ASTM International recently

Codewise Names Dr. John Malatesta Chief Executive Officer IT—17 Oct 18

Codewise, the industry's first provider of AI-powered online ad measurement and management solutions for digital marketers, recognized by the Financial Times as one of the fastest-growing companies in Europe, today announced it has named Dr. John

Heroes of Thailand debuts in Bangkok Song and music video pays tribute to the heroes - divers, General—16 Oct 18

Today marks the official launch of Heroes of Thailand, a song and music video produced by Thailand-based British Executive Producer Will Robinson, to honor the sacrifice and efforts of the divers, rescue workers, officials and volunteers who rescued the

COMO Hotels and Resorts Recognised with Conde Nast Travelers 2018 Readers Choice Lifestyle—16 Oct 18

Conde Nast Traveler today announced the results of its 31st annual Readers' Choice Awards. Nearly half a million Conde Nast Traveler readers submitted a recording-breaking number of responses rating their travel experiences to provide a full snapshot of

Global Artists Gather for Fifth Silk Road International Film Festival Which Marks 60 Years of Film Entertainment—16 Oct 18

The Fifth Silk Road International Film Festival (SRIFF18) ended today with a celebration of the 60th anniversary of the "birthplace of Chinese New Film", the Xi'an Film Studio. The fifth SRIFF festival, which coincides with the anniversary of the Belt

Suning will actively participate in China International Import Expo Stcoks—16 Oct 18

Suning Holdings Group ('Suning'), the leading Chinese enterprise giant, today announces it will actively participate in the China International Import Expo (CIIE) and hold the '2018 Suning Global Supply Chain Summit' on 6th of November. The CIIE, which

Central Park Tower, Tallest Residential Building In The World, Launches General—16 Oct 18

Nationally acclaimed real estate development firm Extell Development Companyannounced today the launch of sales for the tallest residential building in the world. A beacon of glass and steel rising 1,550 feet on famed Billionaire's Row in New York City,

honestbee launches a world#s first #NewGen Retail# concept: habitat by honestbee, a one of a kind Stcoks—16 Oct 18

honestbee, Asia's leading on-demand marketplace that delivers quality fresh groceries and meals over 8 markets, unveils its latest offering today: habitat by honestbee, the world's first tech-integrated multi-sensory grocery and dining destination of its

Herbalife Nutrition Survey Reveals Secrets to Healthy Aging, Announces Wellness Tour to Kickstart Heathcare—16 Oct 18

As a company whose purpose is to make the world healthier and happier, premier global nutrition company, Herbalife Nutrition, today released findings from its 2018 Asia Pacific Healthy Aging Survey. Conducted in August 2018 with 5,500 respondents aged 40

SodaStream Builds Massive Marine Device to Collect Plastic Waste from the Ocean off the Coast of IT—16 Oct 18

CEO Daniel Birnbaum Leads 300 SodaStream Executives from Around the World, Local Youth and Environmental NGOs to Clean Caribbean Sea and Roatan Shores SodaStream International Ltd. (NASDAQ: SODA) today announced the launch of the "Holy Turtle" - a

Twin Recognition for Aspect Software at Frost and Sullivan Asia-Pacific Best Practices Awards IT—10 Oct 18

Aspect Software, a leading provider of fully integrated consumer engagement, workforce optimization, and self-service omni-channel solutions today announced that it has received two prestigious awards at the 2018 Frost and Sullivan Asia-Pacific Best

Nutanix Enterprise Cloud OS Hyperconvergence-Based Solution Certified for SAP IT—12 Oct 18

Nutanix (NASDAQ: NTNX), a leader in enterprise cloud computing, announced today that its AHV hypervisor and Enterprise Cloud OS platform hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) solution, has met SAP's criteria for running production SAP HANA(R) deployments.

AirAsia launches #ToIDwithLove relief fund for Indonesia Lifestyle—12 Oct 18

AirAsia today launched a relief fund to provide support for Palu, which was struck by an earthquake and tsunami on 28 September 2018. The #ToIDwithLove fund will be collecting donations from now until 31 October 2018. All donations will be chanelled to

TRUE GROUP FILES A PETITION TO CENTRAL ADMINISTRATIVE COURT TO REVOKE THE ARBITRAL AWARD ON DISPUTE Lifestyle—12 Oct 18

True Corporation Plc would like to update on the progress of its legal dispute with TOT Plc with regards to the Joint Operation and Joint Investment Agreement in providing high-speed internet (ADSL) that the Company today filed a petition to the Central

Hipflat uses blockchain technology to eliminate expired and inaccurate online real estate listings Properties—12 Oct 18

Hipflat, an online real estate search portal used by millions of home buyers and renters in Thailand, today announced the launch of verified property listings, powered by blockchain technology. The web has become the default "go-to" channel for home

Alliance Ventures Invests in Data Ecosystem for Shared Transport Services Automotive—12 Oct 18

Alliance Ventures, the corporate venture capital fund of Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi, the world's largest automotive group by unit sales, today announced that it led a $5 million Series A investment in Coord, the US mobility data platform. (Logo:

Huawei Releases AI Strategy and Full-Stack, All-Scenario AI Portfolio IT—11 Oct 18

The third annual HUAWEI CONNECT, a global event for the ICT industry, opened today at the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition and Convention Center. Themed "Activate Intelligence", this year's event focuses on AI: its challenges, opportunities, innovations,

Prudential presents Nong PRU Nong DEN animated LINE stickers Available for free download Stcoks—11 Oct 18

Prudential Life Assurance (Thailand) Public Company Limited introduces "Nong PRU & Nong DEN" animated LINE stickers under the concept "#nomoreboringmondays", to bring users up-to-date news and activities via the highly popular LINE Prudential

AntWorks and iNVATERRA Collaborate to Offer Intelligent Automation as Part of an AI Transformation IT—11 Oct 18

AntWorks, a global AI and intelligent automation company, announced its partnership today with iNVATERRA, a thought leader in AI transformation. (Logo: https://mma.prnewswire.com/media/766766/AntWorks_Logo.jpg ) (Logo:

BGRIM clinches VN solar power supply with EVN Energy—11 Oct 18

B.Grimm Power Plc (BGRIM) has clinched an accord to supply electricity from its solar photovoltaic (PV) farm in Phu Yen Province, Vietnam to the Electricity of Vietnam (EVN). The conclusion of the 20-year power purchase agreement (PPA) today in Hanoi, in