ACCORD Press Releases Dealers Not Capturing Full Potential of Online Experience, J.D. Power Finds Auto dealers are not fully leveraging their online capabilities to meet customer expectations, as only a small percentage of shoppers indicate they use digital channels during the sales process, according to the J.D. Power 2019 Thailand Sales th-TH Mon, 16 Sep 2019 19:55:41 +0700 Report Finds Transshipments in Western, Central Pacific Likely Underreported The Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission#s (WCPFC#s) management of transshipments in its waters is compromised by significant gaps in reporting, monitoring, and data sharing, according to a report released today by The Pew Charitable Fri, 13 Sep 2019 8:41:18 +0700 Paying close attention to Shenyang, China, foreign journalists gave highly praise to this city#s charming culture and its economic development From September 1st to 5th, journalists and representatives from Agency Prensa Latina, Tokyo Shimbun, Agencia Colpisa of Spain, the Lusa News Agency of Portugal and other media came to Shenyang, China for the first time, according to the Information Thu, 12 Sep 2019 10:07:44 +0700 McKinsey Earns #1 Consulting Firm in 2020 Asia-Pacific Vault Ranking In its 2020 Top Consulting Asia-Pacific list, McKinsey ranked as the top consulting firm to work for in APAC, according to The Vault Top Consulting rankings are based on scores from thousands of respondents who participate in a survey on Wed, 11 Sep 2019 15:56:20 +0700 BANGKOK RANKED 86TH IN THE WORLDS MOST EXPENSIVE OFFICE RENTS According to the latest CBRE#s Global Prime Office Occupancy Costs report, which tracks the cost of leasing prime office space in 122 markets globally, Bangkok ranked 86th in terms of most expensive prime office rents at THB 1,208 per square metre per Tue, 10 Sep 2019 10:55:51 +0700 Sales of 43.4 billion RMB, doubled the net profit to 6.7 billion RMB - SANY Heavy Industry creates the best first half year in history On August 29, SANY Heavy Industry released the semi-annual report for 2019. According to the report, SANY achieved operation income of 43.386 billion RMB in the first half of 2019, a year-on-year increase of 54.27%; net profit attributable to Mon, 09 Sep 2019 15:45:04 +0700 International Atherosclerosis Society Residual Risk Reduction Initiative Publish Consensus Statement on New Treatment for Residual Cardiovascular Risk A new highly selective treatment, a peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor alpha modulator (SPPARM-alpha) agonist, may help to address the gap in managing the residual risk of heart attacks and strokes in high-risk patients, according to over 50 Tue, 03 Sep 2019 9:15:00 +0700 Vietjet achieves the largest market share in Vietnam with revenue for international operation increasing by 51% year-on-year Vietjet Aviation Joint Stock Company (HOSE: VJC) has just released its audited financial statements for the year#s first six months. Accordingly, the parent company recorded VND20,181 billion in revenue and VND1,553 billion in pre-tax profit, up 22% and Thu, 05 Sep 2019 17:42:55 +0700 NOBLE appoints Arttavit Chalermsaphayakorn as its new Chief Financial Officer (CFO) effective on August 30, 2019 to strengthen companys reliability for the investors. Noble Development Public Company Limited (NOBLE) has announced the company#s new management team after the appointment of new Chief Financial Officer (CFO), Mr. Arttavit Chalermsaphayakorn in accordance with Board of Director#s resolution. The Company Tue, 03 Sep 2019 10:14:46 +0700 KSrelief Launches Response Initiative to Provide Treatment for Yemenis Injured in Recent Events in Aden and Abyan According to a statement issued today by King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Centre (KSrelief), the center is following with keen interest the unfortunate recent events in the governorates of Aden and Abyan during which many people have been Mon, 02 Sep 2019 14:07:28 +0700 Xinhua Silk Road: China#s Hongqi vehicle sales skyrockets under new brand strategy Hongqi, a leading luxury car marque in China, has been growing with surging sales since its new brand strategy was released last year. According to statistics, sales of Hongqi amounted to 42,000 vehicles between January and July, soaring 328.9 percent Mon, 02 Sep 2019 13:31:07 +0700 Xinhua Silk Road: Yili reports RMB45.07 billion revenue in H1 as expanding its presence in Southeast Asia China#s leading dairy company Yili Group (600887.SH) realized a total operating revenue of 45.07 billion yuan in the first half of 2019, an increase of 5.13 billion yuan year on year, according to the group#s interim results released late on Mon, 02 Sep 2019 9:15:35 +0700 SCG collaborated with Siam Sindhorn to develop Sindhorn Village as Green Building accentuated in clean air, reducednoise, and energy conservation for the residents comfort and quality of life. SCG collaborated with Siam Sindhorn in developing Sindhorn Village Complex, a mixed-use project with an acreage of about 56 rai (89,600 square meters) in Lang Suan area, into a Green Building Complex in accordance with international standard of Thu, 29 Aug 2019 9:44:33 +0700 Majority of Thais support paying with own bank cards for public transportation Visa Study Majority of Thai consumers agree with the idea of paying directly with debit and credit card for public transport, according to the Visa Consumer Payment Attitudes study (the Study). The study tracks payment habits and attitudes as well as exploring Fri, 23 Aug 2019 13:39:50 +0700 Growing disaster risks exceeding Asia-Pacifics capacity to respond New UN report warns of a new climate reality where economic losses are set to quadruple The relentless sequence of natural disasters in Asia and the Pacific the past two years was beyond what the region had previously experienced or was able to predict and this is a sign of things to come in the new climate reality, according to the Thu, 22 Aug 2019 15:07:14 +0700 THAI Warns Passengers Not to Bring 15-Inch MacBook Pro On Board Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI) announced that in accordance with European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) regulations, passengers are not allowed to take older generation of 15-inch MacBook Pro laptops supplied by Apple Inc. Thu, 22 Aug 2019 9:20:58 +0700 #Bithumb Singapore# Cryptocurrency Exchange Brand is finally launched Singapore based fintech company, RDMCHAIN PTE. LTD. announces that a brand name of its cryptocurrency exchange has finally changed from #BITHOLIC# to #Bithumb Singapore#. According to a company#s official, as an affiliate of Bithumb (South Korea#s Tue, 20 Aug 2019 9:00:33 +0700 Thai entertainment and media revenues to reach nearly 650bn baht in 2023 Thai entertainment and media (EM) revenues are set to rise at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.05% over the next five years, from 502.8 billion baht (US$15.3 billion) in 2018 to 643.2 billion baht (US$19.5 billion) in 2023, according to Tue, 20 Aug 2019 8:54:23 +0700 Increased Transparency and Communications from Service Advisor Elevates Customer Satisfaction, J.D. Power Finds Satisfaction is higher among after-sales service customers in Thailand when elements that reinforce a good experience are executed well, according to the J.D. Power 2019 Thailand Customer Service Index (CSI) StudySM, released today. These include: giving Mon, 19 Aug 2019 11:47:53 +0700 Xinhua Silk Road: North China#s Alxa League to hold autocross festival in Oct. Alxa League in North China#s Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region is scheduled to hold the 14th Alxa Festival in October 1-5, according to a press conference on Friday in Beijing. As the country#s largest off-road vehicle gathering, the event, co-hosted by Mon, 19 Aug 2019 11:15:13 +0700 Lack of alignment and collaboration between C-suite, IT teams and wider business holding back digital transformation According to NTT Ltd.#s 2019 Digital Means Business Report, 11% of organizations are highly satisfied with those in charge of spearheading digital transformation, despite the fact that almost three-quarters of them are already underway on their Fri, 09 Aug 2019 10:55:44 +0700 Agoda launches Travel Guides to help people travel easier Nature, Beaches, Food Drink, Landmarks and Culture are the five top global reasons to travel, according to new research from Agoda (, one of the world#s fastest growing digital travel companies. Whether Thu, 08 Aug 2019 10:48:00 +0700 Agoda Survey: Trips and meals top Thais Mothers Day celebrations Chiang Mai is Mothers Days top ideal destination More than half (57%) of Thais would like to treat their mother to a trip this Mother#s Day, according to Agoda, one of the world#s fastest-growing digital travel platforms (, in their 2019 Mother#s Day Survey. The Mon, 05 Aug 2019 17:21:03 +0700 Vietjet achieves remarkable growth despite the noisy Vietnamese aviation market Vietjet enjoyed a growth of 22 per cent of air transport in the last six months, making the year on year profit increase by 16 per cent. According to Vietjet#s business result report, the airline achieved bright business results in the first half of the Fri, 02 Aug 2019 17:41:00 +0700 sales volume reached RMB 184.2 billion in H1, with growth of 21.8% On the evening of July 30, (002024.SZ), China#s leading O2O smart retailer, owned by Suning Holdings Group, released its 2019 semi-annual performance report. According to the report, the company achieved an operating income in the first half Thu, 01 Aug 2019 8:30:14 +0700 HSBC NAMED THAILANDS BEST INTERNATIONAL BANK HSBC has been named Best International Bank in Thailand by FinanceAsia as part of their Country Awards 2019, in recognition of the Bank#s performance and outstanding contribution to Thailand#s financial services industry. According to FinanceAsia, HSBC Wed, 31 Jul 2019 11:43:06 +0700 QS Best Student Cities Ranking 2019: London Named World#s Best Student City London is the world#s best student city for the second consecutive year, according to the latest guide to the globe#s top urban study destinations. The sixth edition of the QS Best Student Cities Ranking, compiled by global consultancy QS Quacquarelli Wed, 31 Jul 2019 11:15:00 +0700 Huawei Announces H1 2019 Revenue: 23.2% YoY Growth Huawei announced its business results for the first half of 2019: CNY401.3 billion in revenue, a 23.2% increase over the same period last year. The company#s net profit margin for H1 2019 was 8.7%.[1] According to Huawei#s Chairman, Liang Hua, operations Wed, 31 Jul 2019 8:59:31 +0700 Huawei Founder: We must continue to do our own job right U.S. President Donald Trump has agreed on Monday to award licensing deals between American companies and Huawei in a timely way, according to media reports. The agreement was reportedly reached after a meeting at the White House with American tech Fri, 26 Jul 2019 15:56:32 +0700 AI, THE HOLY GRAIL FOR THE ENHANCED SPORTS VIEWING EXPERIENCE, ACCORDING TO MILLENNIALS New NTT research shows over half of people aged 18-34 believe AI creates better engagement, but only a quarter know how it#s actually applied in sports As the competition for fan engagement increases across major global sporting events, artificial Fri, 19 Jul 2019 9:20:21 +0700