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Stcoks Press Release : 14 May 2014

Thai bourse begins outbound roadshows in Asia, Europe, USA in May-June Stcoks—14 May 14

The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) joins hands with three securities companies to kick off first series of roadshows this year in Asia, Europe and the United States during May-June, aiming to present the strengths and potential of Thai listed companies

Photo Release: Meet the SCB special home loan offers at the Rethink Space by AP Stcoks—14 May 14

Mrs. Pkun Srimahunt, First Executive Vice President & Head of the Mortgage Business Division, Siam Commercial Bank, and Mr. Vittakarn Chandavimol, Chief Strategic Marketing Officer, AP (Thailand) Plc have joined hands to offer a competitive home loan

KTC announces 355 Million Baht profit in the first quarter despite the economic slowdown. New Stcoks—14 May 14

KTC has announced an all-positive performance for the first quarter of 2014 with net profit of 355 Million Baht or a growth of 77% over the same period of the previous year, despite the economic slowdown and the political uncertainty. Net receivable

Photo Release: KTC announces 2 Baht dividend per share and appointment of new director at the Stcoks—14 May 14

Mrs. Kittiya Todhanakasem (center), Chairman, and, Mr. Rathian Srimongkol (center right), President & Chief Executive Officer, together with the Board of Directors and top management of KTC or Krungthai Card Public Company Limited jointly revealed

Photo Release: CHULALONGKORN UNIVERSITY UNDERGRADS WIN AWARD IN THE HSBC BUSINESS CASE COMPETITION Stcoks—14 May 14

Students from BBA International Programme, Faculty of Commerce and Accountancy, Chulalongkorn University, were awarded the top prize in the “HSBC Business Case Competition 2014 – The Challenger”, recently hosted by HSBC Thailand in

Thai alternative bourse lists contact center operator One to One Contacts Stcoks—14 May 14

The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) welcomes One to One Contacts pcl, contact center provider, to its Market for Alternative Investment (mai). The company will start trading on May 15, under the ticker symbol "OTO," after being listed and having raised

Ratings On Aurizon Network Affirmed At #BBB+#, With An SACP Of #bbb+# And Core Group Status A Stcoks—14 May 14

SYDNEY (Standard & Poor's) May 14, 2014-- Standard & Poor's Ratings Servicessaid today that it has affirmed its 'BBB+' long-term issuer credit rating onAurizon Network Pty Ltd. (Aurizon Network). The outlook is stable. The rating action reflects

Aurizon Holdings# Ratings Affirmed On Joint Bid To Acquire Aquila Outlook Stcoks—14 May 14

SYDNEY (Standard & Poor's) May 14, 2014--Standard & Poor's Ratings Services said today that it has affirmed its 'BBB+' long-term issuer credit rating on Aurizon Holdings Ltd. The outlook is stable. The affirmation follows Aurizon Holdings'

STRONG Ranking On Japan-Based Capital Servicing As A Commercial Loan Special Servicer Outlook Stcoks—14 May 14

OVERVIEW CSC has a significant track record in the special servicing of real estate-backed commercial loans.The company has established and is set to uphold a suitable internal control framework.The company's highly versatile computer systems have

Transpower New Zealand Ltd. Ratings Affirmed At #AA-/A-1+#; Outlook Remains Stcoks—14 May 14

MELBOURNE (Standard & Poor's) May 14, 2014--Standard & Poor's Ratings Services said today that it had affirmed its 'AA-/A-1+' ratings on Transpower New Zealand Ltd. (TNZ), the government-owned monopoly electricity transmission service provider in

MagnaChip Outlook To Negative On Delay In Financial Reporting And Proposed Re Ratings Stcoks—14 May 14

HONG KONG (Standard & Poor's) May 14, 2014--Standard & Poor's Ratings Services today said it has revised its outlook on its 'BB-' long-term corporate credit rating on Korea-based analog and mixed-signal semiconductor manufacturer MagnaChip

Tokyo Metropolitan Government#s US$1 Billion Dollar-Denominated Bonds Rated Stcoks—14 May 14

TOKYO (Standard & Poor's) May 14, 2014--Standard & Poor's Ratings Services today said it has assigned its 'AA-' debt rating to Tokyo Metropolitan Government's (TMG; AA-/Negative/--) US$1 billion, 2.125% dollar-denominated senior unsecured bonds

Telecom Corp. Of New Zealand Ltd. #A-/A-2# Ratings Affirmed, Outlook Remains Stcoks—14 May 14

MELBOURNE (Standard & Poor's) May 14, 2014--Standard & Poor's Ratings Servicessaid today that it had affirmed its 'A-/A-2' ratings on Telecom Corp. of NewZealand Ltd. (TCNZ) and TCNZ's related debt issues and programs. The outlookremains

MC GROUP PLC started off strong with unabated sales growth of 27% Stcoks—14 May 14

MC GROUP Public Company Limited (“MC”) posted its first quarter sales revenue of 855 million baht which is equivalent to a drastic 27% growth from the same period last year. MC GROUP also announced that its net profit reached 207 million baht

Ananda Development PCL announces the successful placement of a 4 billion Baht 3 year Stcoks—14 May 14

Ananda Development Public Company Limited announces the successful placement of four billion Baht of 3 year debentures at an annual fixed interest rate of 5.4%. The bond was marketed locally by Krung Thai Bank and CIMB Thai Bank. Mrs. Muntana

TLGFs 2013/14 FY Results strong income and profit growth Generates total return of 0.7629 Stcoks—14 May 14

Tesco Lotus Retail Growth Freehold and Leasehold Property Fund (TLGF) announced its income and net profit growth for Full Year 2013/2014. TLGF’s total income in 2013/2014 was 2,452,973,241 baht or a 35.7% increase year-on-year. The fund’s net

Photo Release: TISCO Supports Sustainable Development Project Stcoks—14 May 14

Oranuch Apisaksirikul (2nd from left), TISCO Group Chief Executive, Suthas Ruangmanamongkol (right), President, TISCO Bank, together with Dean of Faculty of Decorative Arts, Silpakorn University, Asst. Prof. Akekapong Threetrong (2nd from right) and

SEC holds seminar on Target Date new investment alternative for provident Stcoks—14 May 14

SEC Secretary-General Vorapol Socatiyanurak revealed that “the SEC in cooperation with Association of Provident Fund will organize seminar on “Target Date Fund; new investment alternative for provident fund” for the provident fund

Asiasoft reported revenue of Baht 364.5 Million with net profit of Baht 11.38 Million, announced to Stcoks—14 May 14

Mr. Kenny Goh, Chief Financial Officer of Asiasoft Corporation Public Company Limited announced that the company reported 2014 first quarter overall revenue of 364.5 Million Baht, a 22% decrease from the same period of last year (2013: 468.88 Million

SEC relaxes regulations on foreign investment products Stcoks—14 May 14

The SEC allows broader investment in foreign investment products and permits more business operators to provide servicesin foreign currency denominated securities. SEC Secretary-General Vorapol Socatiyanurak revealed that the Capital Market Supervisory

FSB publishes thematic peer review report on reducing reliance on CRA Stcoks—14 May 14

The Financial Stability Board (FSB) published today the final peer review report on national authorities’ implementation of the FSB Principles for Reducing Reliance on CRA Ratings (‘Principles’). The report is complemented by the

RBS offers Rmb cross-border cash pooling in Shanghai FTZ Stcoks—14 May 14

Shanghai - The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) announces the launch of RMB Cross-border Cash Pooling for multinational companies (MNCs) registered in the Shanghai Free Trade Zone (FTZ), enabling them to integrate their China onshore RMB cash flow with their

OCBC launches Singapore#s first Facebook micro-payment service Stcoks—14 May 14

Singapore - OCBC Bank has launched a micro-payment service, OCBC Pay Anyone, on its mobile banking app that enables its customers to transfer up to $100 within seconds to any bank account in Singapore – using just the recipient’s Facebook

Pakistan#s NIB Bank improves treasury efficiency with Misys Stcoks—14 May 14

Dubai, United Arab Emirates – Misys, the global leader in treasury and capital markets solutions, has announced today that NIB Bank in Pakistan has implemented Misys Opics Plus and Opics Risk Plus in its Treasury and Risk Department. NIB Bank

World Bank Supports Secure and Reliable Supply of Power in Georgia Stcoks—14 May 14

WASHINGTON, May 13, 2014 – The World Bank Group Board of Executive Directors approved today US$60 million International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) financing for the Transmission Grid Strengthening Project for Georgia. The

Moving Towards Regional Climate Resilience Stcoks—14 May 14

ALMATY, May 13, 2014 – The Second Central Asia Climate Knowledge Forum will take place on May 13-15 in Almaty, Kazakhstan, organized by the World Bank Group. Over 150 policy makers and practitioners from governments of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic,

Social Safety Nets Expand but Can Do Better at Reaching the Poorest Stcoks—14 May 14

WASHINGTON, May 13, 2014 – Social safety net programs have grown exponentially around the world in recent years, but more than two-thirds of the world’s 1.2 billion poorest people –those living on less than US$1.25 per day—are

World Bank Supports Health Reforms in Kosovo Stcoks—14 May 14

WASHINGTON, May 13, 2014 — The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors today approved a US$25.5 million Kosovo Health Project to improve financial protection from health spending for the poor, and quality of care for priority maternal and

Ethiopia: World Bank to help create new jobs and improve competitiveness through development of Stcoks—14 May 14

WASHINGTON, May 13, 2014—The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors today approved a US$250 million credit in support of the Government of Ethiopia’s effort to create new jobs and increase competitiveness in the light manufacturing

World Bank Health Experts Learn From Croatian Health Sector Reforms Stcoks—14 May 14

Zagreb, May 13, 2014 –World Bank health experts working across Europe and Central Asia learned about Croatian health sector reforms and reforms in the region during their study tour in Croatia this week. Ms. Vlatka Bilas, special advisor to H.E.

Well-Targeted Social Safety Net Programs are Critical for Promoting Development in the Arab Stcoks—14 May 14

Kuwait City, May 11, 2014 – Effective, resilient and well-targeted social safety net (SSN) programs can mitigate the impact of subsidy reforms in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. Senior policymakers, analysts, and government

World Bank-BOLIVIA: President Evo Morales: Previously, the World Bank was our now it is our Stcoks—14 May 14

Tacopaya, May 9, 2014– At a crowded, festive ceremony for the opening of two expanded health centers in Tacopaya Municipality, located southeast of Cochabamba Department, Bolivian President Evo Morales thanked the World Bank for its support:

World Bank Group Supports New Efforts to Improve Governance and Fight Corruption in Stcoks—14 May 14

Kiev, Ukraine, May 12, 2014 — The World Bank Group (WBG) is once again demonstrating its commitment to improving governance and fighting corruption in Ukraine. These have been a central part of the WBG’s policy dialogue with the Ukrainian

Enhancing ICT Access for Rural Transformation Stcoks—14 May 14

BEIJING, May 12, 2014 - Internet use in China’s rural areas lags behind that in cities. While three-fifth of urban Chinese use the Internet, less than a quarter of the rural population do so, and the gap is growing. Access to ICT (information and

Statement at the Conclusion of an IMF Mission to Albania Stcoks—14 May 14

A staff team from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) led by Nadeem Ilahi visited Tirana during April 30 – May 13, 2014 to conduct discussions on the first review of the arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF). At the end of the visit

IMF Concludes Mission to Uganda on the Second Review of the Policy Support Stcoks—14 May 14

A team from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) visited Kampala during the past two weeks to conduct the second review of Uganda’s economic program supported by the Policy Support Instrument (PSI). The mission met with Ms. Maria Kiwanuka,

Statement at the Conclusion of the IMF Article IV Consultation Mission to Stcoks—14 May 14

An International Monetary Fund (IMF) team led by Chikahisa Sumi visited Singapore during April 30-May 12 to hold discussions in the context of the country’s 2014 Article IV Consultation. At the conclusion of the visit, Mr. Sumi issued the following

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2014 Article IV Consultation with Ghana Stcoks—14 May 14

On May 7, 2014, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV consultation with Ghana. Ghana has experienced strong and broadly inclusive growth over the past two decades, and its medium-term prospects are

Citibank sees strong digital banking usage growth in Asia Stcoks—14 May 14

Citi has passed the 7 million mark for clients in Asia that are signed up for digital banking services for their banking needs including online, mobile phones and other digital channels. These banking services include Citi’s award winning mobile

Toy State acquires Nikko and Nikko Entertainment BV Stcoks—14 May 14

Toy State, a growing global toy company celebrating its 30th anniversary, today announced the first acquisitions in its corporate history. In multiple transactions, Toy State has secured the worldwide rights to Nikko by acquiring the consolidated

Westpac Banking Corp.#s Proposed Basel III Capital Notes 2 Rated #BBB# Stcoks—14 May 14

(Editor's Note: On May 7, 2014 we mistakenly stated the intended amount to be raised by the CN2 offer as A$750 billion; the correct amount is A$750 million. A corrected version of the release follows.) SYDNEY (Standard & Poor's) May 7,

Statement at the Conclusion of IMF Workshop at the Central Bank of Stcoks—14 May 14

An International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission comprising Mr. Ananthakrishnan Prasad and Ms. Mariana Colacelli visited Oman to hold a two-day workshop with staff of the Central Bank of Oman (CBO) on May 7-8, 2014, on Oman’s medium-term macroeconomic

Banco BMG #B/B# Ratings On Watch Developing On Revisions To Its Joint Venture With Itau Stcoks—14 May 14

On April 29, 2014, Brazil-based banks BMG and Itau announced they will direct 100% of BMG's payroll discounted loans portfolio to their joint venture (JV), concentrating all originations from this market into the JV. We are placing our 'B/B' global scale

Statement at the Conclusion of the IMFs 2014 Article IV Consultation Mission to Stcoks—14 May 14

A mission of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) led by Mr. Jiro Honda visited the Kingdom of Swaziland during April 28?May 12, 2014 to conduct the 2014 Article IV consultation with Swaziland. The mission met with the Prime Minister, Hon. Sibusiso

Calexico, CA Lease Revenue Bonds Assigned #A# Rating Stcoks—14 May 14

SAN FRANCISCO (Standard & Poor's) May 13, 2014--Standard & Poor's Ratings Services assigned its 'A' long-term rating to the Calexico, Calif.'s series 2014 lease revenue bonds. The outlook is stable. "The rating reflects our view of the city's

Statement by IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde at the Conclusion of Her Visit to Jordan and Stcoks—14 May 14

Ms. Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), made the following statement at the end of her two-day visit to Jordan and the conclusion of the high-level regional conference “Building the Future,”

CESP-Companhia Energetica de Sao Paulo Upgraded To #BBB-# From #BB+# On Improved Financial Risk Stcoks—14 May 14

Brazil-based electric power generation company CESP's financial performance will remain strong in the next two years, enabling the company to reduce leverage.We raised our global scale ratings on CESP to 'BBB-' from 'BB+. We also raised our national

SEC relaxes regulations on foreign investment products Stcoks—14 May 14

The SEC allows broader investment in foreign investment products and permits more business operators to provide servicesin foreign currency denominated securities. SEC Secretary-General Vorapol Socatiyanurak revealed that the Capital Market Supervisory