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General Press Release : 29 Mar 2007

Photo Release: The Opening of G-Star Raw Flagship Store General—29 Mar 07

Mr.Alan Namchaisiri, President of Zen Department Store recently presided over the opening of ‘G-Star Raw Flagship Store’ the first flagship store for luxury streetwear denim from Amsterdam in Thailand at the first floor Central World Zone C. P

AsiaNet Daily Summary- Press Releases for Thursday March 29, 2007 General—29 Mar 07

NEW YORK: Megu, New York's premiere Japanese restaurant known for its unprecedented style and unsurpassed cuisine, has announced a global expansion to consist of five new locations set to open in the next three years. FOOD SAFETY... PORT OF SPAIN: A progr

KKR Private Equity Investors Reports Results for Partial Year Ended December 31, General—29 Mar 07

Investments and Pending Transactions of $4.3 billion as of March 23, 2007 Annualized Return of 9.2% for the Fourth Quarter of 2006 KKR Private Equity Investors, L.P. (Euronext Amsterdam: KPE), a Guernsey limited partnership that invests its assets in priv

Photo Release: Speaker on the subject of "Airlines Industry – Trend General—29 Mar 07

Louis Moser (seated-centre), Joint Airport Manager Thailand for Qantas/British Airways, is seen with some of Airports of Thailand staff at Airports of Thailand office as he’s the guest speaker on the subject of “Airlines Industry – Trend

Canon Multifunction Series 80 Copiers Five features are more advanced than General—29 Mar 07

Canon Marketing (Thailand) Ltd. has announced its firm commitment to achieving the number one position in the Thai multifunction copier market. Sales are expected to reach 5,600 units in 2007, giving Canon a 23 percent market share - up from 19 percent in

2007 BIO International Convention to Address the Advances and Benefits of Global Health Through General—29 Mar 07

From new agricultural advances to novel ideas bringing breakthrough therapeutics to underserved populations, issues surrounding global health will take the spotlight at the 2007 BIO International Convention, the premier global event for biotechnology. The

Alcoa Embraces Decision on Vatnajokull National Park General—29 Mar 07

Alcoa Inc. (NYSE:AA), today announced it embraces the decision of Althing (Parliament of Iceland) to establish Europe's biggest natural reserve. The Vatnajokull National Park will cover a total of 15,000 square kilometres (just under 6,000 square miles).

Beyond BRIC: An Emerging Markets Conference Set For April 12 In New General—29 Mar 07

Standard & Poor's credit and equity analysts, along with outside experts, will examine some of the less-prominent--but promising--emerging market economies at "Beyond BRIC," a Standard & Poor's conference organized in cooperation with The Asia Soc

UNESCAP Marked 60th Anniversary with Pride and Commitment General—29 Mar 07

The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific marked 60 years of service to the region today with a commemoration at the UN Conference Centre in Bangkok. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon sent a video message and special guests in


Honoured at UNESCAP 60th anniversary commemoration in Bangkok Bangkok (United Nations Information Services) -- Economist and Nobel laureate Amartya Sen was conferred an Award for Lifetime Achievement today by the Bangkok-based UN Economic and Social Commi

Energy Ministry Joins Forces With Carmakers Promote Use of Gasohol With Theme "Be Confident to Use General—29 Mar 07

The Ministry of Energy joined forces with several leading carmakers to promote the use of gasohol under the concept “Be Confident to Use Gasohol” in the 28th Bangkok International Motor Show. The campaign, as part of the government’s alt

Media update from Sri Lanka Tourism General—29 Mar 07

Sri Lanka Tourism wishes to thank the Airlines, Hotels, Tour Operators, Travel Agents, Airport staff and all other Stakeholders in the tourism industry for the support and assistance given to manage the incident that took place yesterday which had an impa

Enjoy the Summer with True Coffee 'Blue Splash' and 'Red Splash' Cold General—29 Mar 07

To welcome the summer, True Coffee has introduced two new cold beverages ‘Blue Splash’ and ‘Red Splash’. Customers visiting True Coffee and TrueLife shops can try out both beverages from now until 31 May 2007. Both drinks are serve


Sun Microsystems, Inc. (NASDAQ: SUNW) today announced the formation of a Microelectronics group to be led by executive vice president, Dr. David Yen. The Microelectronics group will oversee the developments in network, cryptography and high-performance co

Photo release: The Opening of 3rd aviance Authorized Shop General—29 Mar 07

Prof.Dr.Udomsil Srisangnam, Vice-Chairman of Governing Board of Thai Health Promotion Foundation recently presided over the official opening for the 3rd aviance Authorized Shop, for Tanrada Boonchalaw and Chotipan Teabphinyok, aviance’s Team Busines



Scotiabank Expands Asia-Pacific Operations with a Minority Investment in General—29 Mar 07

Scotiabank today announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire 24.99 per cent of Thanachart Bank, Thailand’s eighth-largest bank and leading automobile lender, for Bht7.1 billion (approximately Cdn$240 million). Scotiabank will purchase 156,

Kodak Delivers the Power of Digital Imaging to market General—29 Mar 07

Kodak (Thailand) today update Kodak’s brand image for the digital world. The new design focuses on the Kodak name, and is the latest is a series of logo updates in the company’s history. Kodak also demonstrated a range of digital imaging solut

"Sai Tarn Jai Hai Cheewit" General—29 Mar 07

To celebrate the auspicious occasion of His Majesty the King’s 80th Birthday Anniversary, Thanpuying Viraya Javakul, (seated in the middle), Chairman of Organizing Committee of “Sai Tarn Jai Hai Cheewit” and Chairman of Secretary Committ

Air Berlin acquires LTU General—29 Mar 07

Air Berlin delivers a net profit of € 50.1 million for its financial year 2006, following a net loss of EU 115.9 million in the previous year. The airline managed not only to grow its revenues but also to lower its cost base. Air Berlin PLC also announces

First 2007 listing in Thai bourse's Property & Construction Group is General—29 Mar 07

Unique Engineering and Construction PCL will be the first listing in The Stock Exchange of Thailand’s (SET) Property & Construction Industry Group this year after it raised funds worth THB 292.5 million (approx. USD 8.31 million) for property de

Thailand's Money Channel promotes savings and financial literacy in General—29 Mar 07

The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) subsidiary Money Channel will co-host ‘Money Channel Road Show’ in Phuket, providing area residents with games and learning activities featuring savings and investment. Attendees will have a chance to win g

Snap Preview Anywhere Service Now Available in 7 Additional Languages General—29 Mar 07

Free Service for Displaying Web Previews Now Available in English, Chinese (Simplified and Traditional), Spanish, Portuguese, French, Japanese, German and Korean Perfect Market Technologies, Inc., operator of, today announced that Snap Preview An

Agoda Company Inks Distribution Deal with WorldHotels for Asia Pacific General—29 Mar 07

Agoda Company (, an independent online travel company that specializes in securing the most competitive hotel prices in Asia and throughout the world, today announced a strategic distribution agreement with WorldHotels for the Asia Pacific r

Cyprotex Extends Cloe(R) Screen Mechanism-Based Inhibition Service to Include 4 Additional General—29 Mar 07

Today, Cyprotex announces that it has enhanced its Cloe(R) Screen Mechanism-Based Inhibition service to include 4 additional cytochrome P450 (CYP450) isoforms. These new assays complement the CYP3A4 isoform assay which was launched last year, and provide

THE PONYS: Turn the Lights Out General—29 Mar 07

Format: CD Style: Indie Rock Release Date: March 2007 TRACKLISTING 1. Double Vision 2. Everyday Weapon 3. Small Talk 4. Turn the Lights Out 5. 1209 Seminary 6. Shine 7. Kingdom of Hearts 8. Poser Psychotic 9. Harakiri 10. Maybe I’ll Try 11. Pickpock

IDLEWILD: Make Another World General—29 Mar 07

Style: Rock Release Date: March 2007 TRACKLISTING 1. In Competition For The Worst Time 2. Everything (As It Moves) 3. No Emotion (2nd single) 4. Make Another World 5. If It Takes You Home (1st single) 6. Future Works 7. You And I Are Both Away 8. Ghost In

THE ARTARIS: Welcome the Night General—29 Mar 07

Style: Pop Punk/Alternative Release Date: March 2007 TRACKLISTING 1. Not Capable Of Love 2. Cardiff By The Sea 3. New Year's Day 4. Secret Handshakes 5. Cheyenne Line 6. And We All Become Like Smoke 7. Connections Are More Dangerous Than Lies 8. Whatever

THE COOPER TEMPLE CLAUSE: Make This Your Own General—29 Mar 07

Style: Brit Rock Release Date: March 2007 TRACKLISTING 1. Damage (1st promo single) 2. Homo Sapiens (1st official single) 3. Head (3rd single) 4. Connect 5. Waiting Game (2nd single + released as separate EP) 6. Once More With Feeling 7. What Have You Gon


NGOs spearhead effort at UN-backed meeting to make Pacific island societies more inclusive for people with disabilities A UN-backed Pacific-wide meeting aimed at making Pacific island societies more inclusive for people with disabilities opened today in N

Photo release: Nestle supports Pocket Book with Health Style to promote Customers Caring for Health General—29 Mar 07

Khun Montacha Sudamphan (left), Corporate Communication Manager, Nestlé (Thai) Ltd., marks Nestlé’s support for an exciting new healthy living book written by a well-known Thai medical expert Dr Pakpilai Thavisin. Nestlé is supporting

Datacraft Designs and Deploys New Campus Network for Bangkok University General—29 Mar 07

Datacraft, the region's leading independent IT solutions and services company, has been chosen by Bangkok University to design and deploy a new campus network to support its growing IT requirements. Founded in 1962, and offering courses in both English an

Fitch: Credit Outlook For Thai Power Sector Stable; Regulatory Tariffs Cap General—29 Mar 07

Fitch Ratings today said in a special report that the credit outlook for the Thai power sector is generally stable for 2007. This is based on steady demand growth supported by relatively low electricity consumption per capita, limited competition as the m

RRC entered into credit facilities agreements General—29 Mar 07

Mr. Chainoi Puankosoom, President of Rayong Refinery Public Company Limited (RRC), entered into long-term credit facilities agreements in a total amount of Baht 7,000 million with a group of local financial institutions, namely Krung Thai Bank Public Comp

Acer Achieves Overwhelm Notebook Sales in Commart 2007 200% Growth Compare to Commart General—29 Mar 07

Acer Computer Co., Ltd. announced its success in the sales amount during the Commart exhibition 2007. The company broke all Commart’s records by the total sales of notebook products over 15,000 units during the Commart exhibition. Mr. Nitipat Prawee

Japan: MUFG and MUS signs share exchange agreement General—29 Mar 07

Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. (MUFG) and Mitsubishi UFJ Securities Co., Ltd. (MUS) announced that MUFG and MUS have signed a share exchange agreement to make MUS a wholly-owned subsidiary of MUFG through a share exchange transaction (the “Sha