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General Press Release : 20 Jun 2018

SILMO Bangkok 2018 presents new chapter in ASEANs optical and eyewear industry General—20 Jun 18

SILMO Bangkok 2018 kicks off today with the aim to promote Thailand as the regional stage for manufacturers, dealers and distributors to showcase their latest eyewear collections, lenses, equipment and business services to optical professionals in the

Critical time to welcome refugees, says UN rights expert General—20 Jun 18

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The world must act now to help those forced to leave their homes by overwhelming circumstancessays a UN rights expert. In a statement to mark World Refugee Day, the UN Special Rapporteur on minority issues, Fernand de Varennes, is urging people to support action to help refugees, including education, shelter and training for work:

"Every minute, 20 people from different geographical, racial, linguistic and religious backgrounds are forced to leave their homes by hatred or conflict. Most of them come from minorities and are vulnerable and marginalised.

On World Refugee Day we focus on the respect and deference owed to the strength, resilience and courage shown by each refugee during her or his individual journey. We must now act on our common feelings of empathy and solidarity and do everything in our power to unite humanity against hatred and conflict.

Human dignity can be attained by respecting our neighbours including the minorities among us. To attain human dignity, by all and for all, ongoing commitment by governments towards the respect of human rights is fundamental.

The recent rise in tragedies across the globe has increased refugee populations, which has subsequently led to polarised ideologies around the world. As such, it is a critical time to welcome refugees with defere

5 Health Benefits of Olive Oil for Children General—20 Jun 18

Olive oil is an ingredient internationally known for its benefits for our body, but did you know it can be a 'parent's best friend' because of the countless of benefits it can give children. Thailand's number one olive oil, Bertolli(R), is proud to

Chinese Scientists Spot Selfish Genetic Element in Plants General—20 Jun 18

After being found in mice and nematodes, selfish genetic element is once again discovered in rice by Chinese scientists. This is the first time that selfish genetic element is found in plants, challenging the renowned Mendel's Law of segregation. The

Evolution Back to the ORIGINS with Casio G-SHOCK 5000 Series The iconic square-shaped chronicle General—20 Jun 18

Central Marketing Group Co Ltd, the official distributor of Casio G-SHOCK Thailand, unveils the new Full Metal 5000 Series collection: a brand new, specially crafted all-metal timepiece to commemorate 35 years of G-SHOCK. Inspired by the original 1983

Nestle supports FoSTAT to develop young food scientists through the FoSTAT-Nestle Quiz Bowl for the General—20 Jun 18

The Food Science and Technology Association of Thailand (FoSTAT), in collaboration with Nestle (Thai) Ltd., recently organized the 16th consecutive year of the FoSTAT-Nestle Quiz Bowl, a nationwide annual quiz about food science and technology, to

THOMAS SABO Presents Its New Vision of Jewellery Wearing for Autumn/Winter General—20 Jun 18

Thanks to a new way of wearing, jewellery becomes an expressive accessory with a personal statement. A credo that will shape the design language of the new THOMAS SABO Autumn/Winter 2018 Collections. After all, jewellery lovers today are concerned

Photo Release: PTTEP honored with 3 awards from Asian Excellence Awards General—20 Jun 18

PTT Exploration and Production Public Company Limited (PTTEP) was granted Asia's Best CEO (Investor Relations), Asia's Best CFO (Investor Relations) for the fifth consecutive year, and Best Investor Relations Company (Thailand) for the sixth consecutive

GAC Motor Upgrades Best-selling GS4 To New Smart SUV General—20 Jun 18

GAC Motor, China's fastest-growing automaker, is celebrating the release of its new Qiyun smart SUV. A fully-upgraded version of the brand's best-selling GS4 SUV, the new Qiyun GS4 introduces multiple smart technology enhancement that allow for a mobile

Traditional culture lights up China#s Yichang city General—20 Jun 18

Yichang, a city in central China's Hubei Province, famed for historic figures, largest hydro-power station in the world, pianos and poetry, is now thriving on its rich traditional culture. The state council, China's cabinet, proposed in the 2018

Claire Huangci is the Winner of the Concours Geza Anda 2018 in Zurich General—20 Jun 18

During the awards ceremony at the final concert on 12 June 2018, the seven-member international jury awarded the 1st prize worth CHF 30,000 to the American pianist Claire Huangci (born 1990 in New York), for her interpretation of Piano Concerto No. 4 in