ACCORD Press Releases Thai aerospace industry is ready for take-off Aviation and aerospace industry is growing rapidly worldwide. Thailand takes the advantage from this trend as well as its aviation market leadership to bring its aerospace and aviation industry to new heights. According to its Commercial Market Outlook th-TH Thu, 15 Nov 2018 11:30:25 +0700 Doctors Talk: Taking Charge of Yourself to Ensure Healthy Aging According to the research completed by Chulalongkorn University, College of Population Studies, by 2021, senior citizens (those over 60) will account for 13.8 million or 20% of Thai population, which categorizes us as an aged society. The government Fri, 02 Nov 2018 10:41:00 +0700 Use of Digital Devices by Sales Consultants Enhances Customer Satisfaction, J.D. Power Finds The use of digital tablet devices during the sales process is one of the key drivers of customer satisfaction, particularly when used to demonstrate vehicle features and to assist the customer with their purchase decision, according to the J.D. Power Thu, 25 Oct 2018 15:46:42 +0700 Photo Release: PTT Signs MOU with SAP to Drive Digital Economy, Enabling Thailand 4.0 Mr. Chansin Treenuchagron, President Chief Executive Officer, PTT Public Company Limited (Middle) presided over the signing ceremony of a Memorandum of Understanding between PTT Public Company Limited and SAP to drive digital economy in accordance Wed, 24 Oct 2018 13:10:41 +0700 Dubai Offers Highest Potential Price Growth on Residential Property for Investors Worldwide, According to Emaar The competitive price of premium residential real estate in Dubai is underpinned by the huge potential for growth by the city - which means stronger appreciation and return on investment - as Dubai continues to record sustained growth led by its firm Fri, 19 Oct 2018 12:55:03 +0700 CIMB THAI posts THB 537.4 million net profit for 9M2018 Mr. Kittiphun Anutarasoti, President and Chief Executive Officer of CIMB Thai Bank PCL, stated that according to the unreviewed consolidated financial results for the nine months ended 30 September 2018, CIMB Thai group recorded a consolidated net profit Fri, 19 Oct 2018 11:20:40 +0700 High GDP Per Capita and World-class Infrastructure Drive Added Value for Property Investment in Dubais Premier Destinations According to Emaar With its high gross domestic product (GDP) per capita and investments in building a world-class infrastructure, investing in premium residential real estate in Dubai guarantees strong returns for international investors, according to market Wed, 17 Oct 2018 15:55:16 +0700 FLEXIBLE WORKING TO CONTRIBUTE $10TR TO GLOBAL ECONOMY BY 2030 ACCORDING TO REGUS STUDY - Flexible working will save businesses money, reduce costs and boost productivity, causing a ripple effect across entire economies - The US could see an economic boost of as much as $4.5 trillion annually - China could see the greatest gross value add Wed, 17 Oct 2018 12:01:38 +0700 Aidemy is Offering an Online Learning Platform Specialising in Blockchain Programming - Aidemy is the learning platform where students can learn how Bitcoin and Blockchain work with Aidemy#s coding exercises. According to a report prepared by Satis Group Crypto Research Wed, 17 Oct 2018 9:30:00 +0700 Zhejiang Xianju Creates a County Model of Beautiful China with Green Development From October 12th to 14th, the 3rd China#s County Green Development Xianju Forum was held in Xianju county, Zhejiang province, according to the Publicity Department of the CPC Xianju County Committee. Xianju is a relatively remote mountainous area in Tue, 16 Oct 2018 9:12:26 +0700 Trina Solar awarded gold medal again in renowned CSR rating Trina Solar was recently awarded a gold medal for the second consecutive year as a recognition of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) performance by EcoVadis, an independent third-party assessment organization. According to the report, Trina Fri, 12 Oct 2018 17:00:00 +0700 Samitivej warns more Thais at risk of food allergies Failure to get treatment can cause a life-threatening reaction According to Samitivej Allergy Institute, the number of Thais at risk from food allergies has surged by 300-400 percent in recent years as a result of lifestyle changes. The risk factors come from good living and more awareness of cleanliness, which have Thu, 11 Oct 2018 13:10:33 +0700 BGRIM clinches VN solar power supply with EVN 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 Thu, 11 Oct 2018 11:41:52 +0700 Drink Differently: Three Trends Set to Light up the Newsfeed in 2019, According to WORLD CLASS The world is in the throes of a cocktail revolution. Nearly a quarter of all Americans drink cocktails when out with friends[1], as do almost a fifth of UK consumers[2]. In the past eight years, London Cocktail Week - the biggest drinks festival in the Wed, 10 Oct 2018 10:57:17 +0700 FOMM invests one billion baht in local small EV car production FOMM (Asia) Company Limited, a Thai-Japanese joint venture to produce full battery electric car in Thailand, has announced its one-billion-baht investment plan to produce small electric car in Thailand to serve domestic market and exports. According to Tue, 09 Oct 2018 16:13:53 +0700 Connectivity issues lead to damaged relationships in 1-in-6 cases Staying connected is now an obligatory part of showing you care. According to a study from Kaspersky Lab, connectivity is now a vital part of our duty to family, friends and loved ones. The research shows that when people can#t use their devices, their Fri, 05 Oct 2018 14:37:52 +0700 Whether for business, leisure or #bleisure, travelers are going solo Agoda releases findings from its global #Solo Travel Trends 2018 research With longer working hours, constant digital contact and increasing obligations, it#s no wonder more people are treating themselves to solo trips to (temporarily) get away from it all! According to a survey by Agoda, one of the world#s fastest-growing Wed, 03 Oct 2018 12:14:28 +0700 OPPORTUNITIES IN DOWNTOWN BANGKOK RESIDENTIAL RENTAL MARKET The downtown residential rental market in Bangkok is driven by expatriate tenants working in Thailand who want to rent in a limited number of areas and mainly choose either apartments, rental units in a condominium or a serviced apartment, according to Wed, 03 Oct 2018 10:14:47 +0700 People With Diabetes May Achieve Improved Glycaemic Control With Tresiba(R) Versus Glargine U100, Without an Increase in Hypoglycaemia According to results of a post-hoc analysis people with both type 1 and type 2 diabetes in clinical practice may achieve improved glycaemic control (HbA1c) with Tresiba(R) (insulin degludec) versus insulin glargine U100, without an increase in Tue, 02 Oct 2018 16:59:00 +0700 Fitch Ratings: Thailand Resilient to Rising Global Risks Thailand#s economy and banks should be able to weather heightening global risks from rising US interest rates, although escalating trade wars could pressure global growth next year, according to sovereign and banking analysts at Fitch Ratings# annual Tue, 02 Oct 2018 16:23:54 +0700 The 2018 China (Qufu) International Confucius Cultural Festival the Fifth Nishan Forum on World Civilizations opened in Qufu, China On September 26 morning, the 2018 China (Qufu) International Confucius Cultural Festival the Fifth Nishan Forum on World Civilizations opened in Qufu, the hometown of Confucius, according to the Information Office of Shandong Provincial Fri, 28 Sep 2018 11:24:26 +0700 BANGKOK LEADS THE WAY IN MASTERCARDS 2018 GLOBAL DESTINATION CITIES INDEX FOR THE THIRD CONSECUTIVE YEAR Thailand has continued to see significant growth in the travel sector, making it the only country with three in the top 20 global destination cities, according to the seventh annual Mastercard Global Destination Cities Index (GDCI), released today. The Thu, 27 Sep 2018 16:42:55 +0700 In Ukraine, Labor, Taxation, and Social Policies Must Be Upgraded to Address Rising Inequality, Says World Bank WASHINGTON, September 25, 2018 Social inequality across the regions of Ukraine is low, but the social gap in urban and rural areas remains wide, according to a new World Bank report. Toward a New Social Contract calls for a fundamental rethinking Wed, 26 Sep 2018 9:48:13 +0700 Next-generation Blockchain Platform Locus Chain Debuts Coin Listing on Global Cryptocurrency Exchange Bibox Locus Chain tokens, issued by the next-generation blockchain platform Locus Chain Foundation (Locus Chain), was listed today on Bibox, the global cryptocurrency exchange ranked in the top 10 of the world#s exchange markets. According to Bibox#s official Tue, 25 Sep 2018 14:04:03 +0700 Accurate Communication of Service Fees and Costs Enhance Customer Satisfaction, J.D. Power Finds Isuzu Ranks Highest in Thailand After-Sales Customer Satisfaction Clear communication with customers both before and after vehicle service is one of the key drivers of customer satisfaction, particularly when providing service fees and cost estimates, according to the J.D. Power 2018 Thailand Customer Service Index Mon, 24 Sep 2018 13:18:50 +0700 Team Toread comes out first in Wulong Mountain Quest Team Toread came out first in the 2018 China International Mountain Quest and the 2018 China Mountain Outdoor Sports Series (Chongqing, Wulong) by finishing the 250-kilometer four-section race in 19 hours, 9 minutes and 5 seconds, according to the Mon, 24 Sep 2018 9:33:22 +0700 Chris Cahill and Jean-Jacques Morin have been appointed as Deputy Chief Executive Officers of AccorHotels and their respective remits have been extended accordingly. Chris Cahill, until now CEO Luxury Brands and CEO North America, Central America and Caribbean Region, assumes the role of Deputy CEO responsible for Hotel Operations. Jean-Jacques Morin, until now Chief Financial Officer, has been appointed Deputy CEO Fri, 21 Sep 2018 13:06:20 +0700 Political risks in Asia are on the rise According to Coface#s Political Risk Index, Asia scored 45% on the latest risk ranking, above the world average of 35%. Nevertheless, this score remains lower than those of Sub Saharan Africa, the Middle East North Africa, Central Europe and Latin Tue, 18 Sep 2018 14:32:08 +0700 2018 China Wulong International Mountain Outdoor Sports Open Begins On September 17, 2018 China Wulong International Mountain Outdoor Sports Open kicked off in Wulong District, Chongqing City. According to the Publicity Department of Wulong District Committee of Chongqing Municipality, as an important attempt of Wulong Tue, 18 Sep 2018 13:38:28 +0700 41 Cities Reunite in Shenyang Discussing Green Development at the 18th World Winter Cities Association for Mayors Conference The 18th World Winter Cities Association for Mayors Conference (WWCAM Conference) was held in Shenyang on Sept. 12, 2018. The conference invited 41 city groups and 52 chamber of commerce groups from 30 countries, according to Shenyang Municipal Fri, 14 Sep 2018 13:38:06 +0700