Stocks and Financial Services Press Releases th-TH Wed, 12 Dec 2018 21:45:48 +0700 Photo Release: TMB Congratulates #SMEs Excellence Awards 2018 Customers TMB represented by Mr.Jakrpant Jarutirasarn, Head of Small SME Customer Relationship Management and Ms.Chantachuen Khaomali, Head of Business Banking Customer Relationship Management recently congratulated its SME customers Mr.Kulawachara Wed, 12 Dec 2018 17:10:12 +0700 Photo Release: SCB Abacus and Siam Commercial Bank in collaboration with Pracharat Blue Flag 4.0 scheme, offering digital loans with instant credit approval for SMEs The Ministry of Commerce, Thailand led by his excellency Mr. Sontirat Sontijirawong (8th left), Minister of Commerce, recently held an MOU signing ceremony for Pracharat Blue Flag 4.0 scheme. SCB Abacus, represented by Dr. Sutapa Amornvivat (8th right), Wed, 12 Dec 2018 15:39:24 +0700 Krungsri joins hands with SkillLane to boost employees Learning Agility with flexible online courses Krungsri (Bank of Ayudhya PCL) reinforces its efforts in creating an organization of innovation under its Think Digital First strategy by collaborating with SkillLane, Thailand#s number one digital training platform, to provide more learning Wed, 12 Dec 2018 12:10:57 +0700 KBank and LINE Join Force to Establish KASIKORN LINE Company Limited A Brand-New Company to Provide Revolutionary Social Banking Experience - Marks the first ever attempt of the Thai commercial banking sector, at a regional scale. - 44 million LINE users in Thailand will enjoy instant banking services within the LINE platform, more approachable, fun financial experience. - Products and Wed, 12 Dec 2018 12:01:18 +0700 TMB embraces the season of travelling with double promotions, worth of your money! TMB credit card gives you more with the most enjoyable trip with a worthwhile flight, getting double bonuses: 1) receive the maximum cash back of 9,000 baht when spending 1,000 baht or more per sales slip with accumulated spending from airline, hotel, Wed, 12 Dec 2018 8:45:32 +0700 ONOT is launched today on the world#s top 5 digital currency exchange KuCoin Today, ONO, the world#s largest blockchain social network, announces that Singapore exchange KuCoin will open three trading pairs of ONOT/BTC, ONOT/ETH and ONOT/USDT. According to the official announcement of KuCoin, the ONOT exchange service will be Wed, 12 Dec 2018 8:23:01 +0700 Training The Street Appoints Ankur Mittal Head of Asia and Middle East Region Training The Street (, the leading corporate training provider for Wall Street firms and top-tier business schools, today announced that Ankur Mittal has been appointed Head of Asia and the Middle East region. Since joining TTS Tue, 11 Dec 2018 18:17:05 +0700 Photo Release: KBank launches QR KBank - First Thai banks e-wallet abroad Mr. Soulysak THAMNUVONG (center), Acting Director General Payment Systems Department, Bank of Laos, along with Mr. Pattanapong Tansomboon (right), First Senior Vice President, KASIKORNBANK, and Mr. Visith SENGDARA (left), Chief Executive Officer, Tue, 11 Dec 2018 18:16:33 +0700 KBank launches QR KBank the first Thai banks e-wallet in foreign country with Lao PDR as the first strategic market in AEC, aiming to gain LAK36 billion in the first year KASIKORNBANK (KBank) introduces the QR KBank an e-wallet application to grant an access to financial services for residents of Vientiane, Lao PDR, which will be effective on December 11, 2018. This application that offers cashless convenience Tue, 11 Dec 2018 18:04:26 +0700 TQM strikes IPO price at THB 23, to offer shares during Dec 12-14 to finance online platform setup for Insurtech TQM#s IPO shares will be offered to the investors at THB 23 each during 12-14 December. Thanachart Securities and Bualuang Securities have been appointed as Co-Lead Underwriters, and KGI Securities (Thailand), Yuanta Secuties (Thailand) and SCB Tue, 11 Dec 2018 17:13:14 +0700 Photo Release: SCBs digital ecosystem transformation garners world-class honor for its Smart University project As a leader in digital banking, Siam Commercial Bank (SCB) has yet again garnered a world-class honor as a recipient of the Efma-Accenture Distribution Marketing Innovation Award 2018. SCB is the only Thai bank entering the award#s final round for Tue, 11 Dec 2018 17:11:19 +0700 Following Successful Expansion Into The U.S., Alter Domus CEO Laurent Vanderweyen Steps Down Alter Domus, a fully integrated Fund and Corporate services provider, today announces that Chief Executive Officer Laurent Vanderweyen has left the business to pursue other opportunities. Aidan Connolly, Chief Financial Officer, has assumed the role of Tue, 11 Dec 2018 15:13:11 +0700 PDI restructures its businesses turning around into profit with the focus for sustainable growth and confirms its strong financial position with cash for new investment exceeding 2 billion baht Sadawut Taechaubol as a new leader of PDI announced to move forward to restructure the current businesses with primary focus on sustainable growth, and to sell assets from zinc business including factory land in Rayong. With PDI#s financial Tue, 11 Dec 2018 14:21:36 +0700 SET granted Sustainability Report Awards 2018 to CPF The Securities and Exchange Commission of Thailand (SEC), Thai Listed Companies Association and Thaipat Institute jointly granted Sustainability Report Awards 2018 (Excellent Award) to Charoen Pokphand Foods Company Limited (CPF) reflecting the company#s Tue, 11 Dec 2018 9:46:32 +0700 IMF Executive Board Completes the Third Review under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Approves the Fourth US$34.9 Million Disbursement to Togo Togo#s program aims to reinforce fiscal and financial stability and promote inclusive growth.Program implementation under the ECF arrangement has been satisfactory.On December 10, 2018, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Tue, 11 Dec 2018 9:18:45 +0700 IMF Staff Concludes Visit to The Bahamas The Bahamian economy continues to recover, with real GDP growth projected to reach 2.3 percent in 2018 and 2.1 percent in 2019. The Fiscal Responsibility Law (FRL) will support the government#s efforts to secure fiscal sustainability and put debt on a Tue, 11 Dec 2018 9:15:42 +0700 Control Risks: US China Trade Rift Foretells a New World Order Emerging in 2019 Control Risks, the specialist global risk consultancy says that a US policy of China containment is set to emerge as a pillar of the new world order in 2019. (Photo: Tue, 11 Dec 2018 8:23:56 +0700 Huge Expectations by Entrance into Stock Exchange Market of Investfinans Stockholm Stock-market analysts eagerly expect the initial public offering, the shares are highly demanded and the total free float has already been oversubscribed more than twice fold. Preferred shareholders were given commitments of fixed dividends and a Tue, 11 Dec 2018 8:00:11 +0700 FTSE SET Index Series December 2018 Semi-annual Review FTSE Russell and The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) jointly announce the change of FTSE Large Cap Index as the result of December 2018 semi-annual review for FTSE SET Index Series. Gulf Energy Development PCL (GULF) will be added to the FTSE SET Large Fri, 07 Dec 2018 18:01:43 +0700 SET market report for November 2018 The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) Index at the end of November dropped 1.6 percent from the previous month and 6.4 percent from end-2017 to 1,641.80 points, falling at a slower pace than most Asian bourses. The average daily trading value of SET and Fri, 07 Dec 2018 16:44:23 +0700 Photo Release: EXIM Thailand Holds the Seminar Trade and Invest without Riskswith Financial Tools Dr. Nongnuch Laomaneerattanaporn (second right), Executive Vice President of Export-Import Bank of Thailand (EXIM Thailand), recently welcomed Mrs. Preeyanuth Thiantravan (third right), Managing Director of Thai Mee Co., Ltd., in the seminar Trade and Fri, 07 Dec 2018 15:16:43 +0700 Fitch Assigns Minor International#s USD Guaranteed Securities Final #BBB+# Rating Fitch Ratings has assigned Minor International Public Company Limited#s (MINT) USD300 million guaranteed senior perpetual capital securities a final rating of #BBB+#. The final rating is in line with the expected rating assigned on 23 November 2018 and Fri, 07 Dec 2018 14:48:55 +0700 Photo Release: KResearch forecasts 2019 Thai GDP to grow 4% Recently, at Phahon Yothin Building, Dr. Charl Kengchon, KResearch Managing Director, led his team to deliver a press conference on the Thai economy for 2019 which is projected to grow 4 percent. Brighter growth is expected in online retail trade, Fri, 07 Dec 2018 14:05:29 +0700