Sunday January 20, 2019 06:11

ANNOUNCE Press Releases

KASIKORNBANK announces 2018 net profit of Baht 38,459 Million Stcoks—18 Jan 19

Mr. Patchara Samalapa, President of KASIKORNBANK, said KASIKORNBANK announced net profit for the year of 2018 of Baht 38,459 Million, an increase of Baht 4,121 Million or 12.00% over the previous year. Operating performance for the year of 2018 compared

China Unicom and ZTE Complete the World#s First 5G Call with ZTE#s 5G Prototype Smartphone IT—18 Jan 19

SHENZHEN, China--18 Jan--PRNewswire/InfoQuest

ZTE Corporation (0763.HK / 000063.SZ), a major international provider of telecommunications, enterprise and consumer technology solutions for the Mobile Internet, today announced that the Guangdong branch of China Unicom and ZTE have made the world's first 5G call by means of ZTE's 5G prototype smartphone in Shenzhen 5G field trial. The test also completed the verification of diverse services, such as Wechat group voice call, online video and web browsing.

This achievement has made Shenzhen field of China Unicom become the world's first commercial test field to make the first call in the NSA mode and it is in compliance with the 3GPP Rel-15. Known as "the City of Innovation", Shenzhen is one of the first 5G pilot cities of China Unicom. Shenzhen is fully verifying the 5G network equipment's networking capabilities, special services, roaming and interconnection, and the inheritance of existing services in phases, thereby laying a solid foundation for the 5G whole network commercial construction.

The test adopts ZTE's 5G end-to-end solution, including radio access network, core network, transport network and intelligent device, realizing the connection with ZTE's 5G prototype smartphone in the field environment.

Meanwhile, the test has verified several 5G key technologies s

Royal Orchid Sheraton announces the opening of The Spa at Royal Orchid Sheraton together with many Lifestyle—18 Jan 19

Royal Orchid Sheraton Hotel & Towers launches its new spa – The Spa at Royal Orchid Sheraton is a full-service facility and features a stunning river view, as well as spa rooms and suites. The Spa at Royal Orchid Sheraton offers a spacious spa

Siam Commercial Bank reported 2018 net profit of Baht 40.1 billion Stcoks—18 Jan 19

Siam Commercial Bank and its subsidiaries announced net profit of Baht 7.1 billion in the fourth quarter of 2018 and Baht 40.1 billion for 2018 (based on unaudited consolidated financial statements), a 7.1% yoy decrease from a year ago. Total operating

Johnson Johnson Completes Acquisition of Ci:z Holdings Co., Ltd. Stcoks—18 Jan 19

Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) today announced the completion of the acquisition of Ci:z Holdings Co., Ltd. (TYO: 4924) (the "Company") for a total purchase price of approximately JPY / CNY230 billion. The acquisition was completed through a series of

Agile Alliance to Host Agile India 2019 IT—17 Jan 19

Agile Alliance announced today it is hosting Agile India 2019, the largest international premier conference on Agile and Lean Software Development methods in Asia. The annual event, scheduled for March 17 - 24 in Bengaluru, India, brings together

LONGi Solar sets new bifacial mono-PERC solar cell world record at 24.06 Energy—17 Jan 19

LONGi Solar has announced that it has achieved a new monocrystalline silicon PERC world record conversion efficiency using commercial wafer (M2) dimensions that exceeds 24 percent for the first time, according to tests carried out by the National Center

Polyplastics# New DURANEX(R) 532AR PBT Resin Provides Excellent Alkali Stress Crack Resistance for Automotive—17 Jan 19

The Polyplastics Group has announced the introduction of a new polybutylene terephthalate (PBT) resin which delivers excellent alkali stress crack resistance for a range of automotive applications. The new grade, DURANEX(R) 532AR, also exhibits

NEW SPA FOR NEW YEAR - MUSEFLOWER RETREAT CHIANG RAI LAUNCHES NEW SPA FACILITIES HOLISTIC Lifestyle—17 Jan 19

Northern Thailand's leading holistic wellness retreat, Museflower Retreat & Spa Chiang Rai (www.musefloweretreat.com), is delighted to announce the launch of its new spa facilities and new spa treatments, further enhancing guests' pampering and

COMPLETE CARD ANNOUNCED FOR ONE: CLASH OF LEGENDS IN BANGKOK, THAILAND General—16 Jan 19

The largest global sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship(TM) (ONE), has just announced the complete card for ONE: CLASH OF LEGENDS, set for Saturday, 16 February at the Impact Arena in Bangkok, Thailand. In the main event, Thai legend

Mainstream Renewable Power Secures EUR90 Million Trade Finance Facility Energy—16 Jan 19

Mainstream Renewable Power, the leading global developer of wind and solar power plants, has today announced the closure of a new EUR90 million Trade Finance Facility with DNB and HSBC. The agreement represents one of the largest corporate debt raises in

RML TO BUILD ON RECURRING INCOME AND WELLNESS HOMES Properties—16 Jan 19

Raimon Land Public Company Limited ("the Company"), Thailand's leading luxury real estate developer, announced today its plans to expand and develop the company's commercial and recurring income businesses, including the Food & Beverage (F&B) and

Thailand extends visa-on-arrival fee waiver until 30 April 2019 Lifestyle—16 Jan 19

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is pleased to announce that the Royal Thai Government has approved the extension of the visa-on-arrival fee waiver for citizens of 20 countries until 30 April. The decision was announced in the Royal Thai

QNB Group: Financial Results for the Year Ended 31 December 2018 Stcoks—16 Jan 19

QNB, the largest financial institution in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region, announced its results for the year ended 31 December 2018. (Photo: https://mma.prnewswire.com/media/808498/QNB_Group_Head_Office.jpg ) Net Profit for the year ended 31

The Okura Prestige Bangkok Announces 2019 Cooking Competition for Thai Culinary Students The winner General—16 Jan 19

Back by popular demand, The Okura Prestige Bangkok is pleased to announce its 3rd cooking competition with an educational trip to Hotel Okura Amsterdam. The Okura Prestige Bangkok organised its first cooking competition in 2017 with the main objective of

Sushi Saito (Tokyo) Today Announced as Top Japanese Restaurant in Opinionated About Dining#s First General—16 Jan 19

Global restaurant award platform Opinionated About Dining (OAD) has today announced Sushi Saito in Tokyo as the number one restaurant on the inaugural OAD Top 100+ Japanese Restaurants List. A regular inclusion on the annual overarching Asian Restaurants

Makeblock Launches the Neuron Artist Kit IT—16 Jan 19

Makeblock, a leading STEAM education solution provider, announces the official launch of The Neuron Artist Kit to unleash children's artistic creativity with hands-on optical and electrical science projects and coding experience. Last September on

Blume Global Recognized in Gartner Market Guide for Real-Time Visibility IT—16 Jan 19

Blume Global Delivers Visibility and Intelligent Logistics Execution Across Supply Chain Networks, Shipments and Inventory Blume Global, a leader in global logistics and digital supply chain solutions, today announced that the company was listed in

WeDo Technologies to Provide Revenue Assurance and Fraud Management Software to Cable Wireless IT—16 Jan 19

Today, WeDo Technologies, a leader in revenue assurance and fraud management, announces a new agreement with Cable & Wireless Communications, a multinational mobile and fixed line provider of video, voice and data services. WeDo Technologies will

Photo Release: VIE HOTEL BANGKOK, MGALLERY BY SOFITEL AND LA VIE CREATIVE FRENCH CUISINE WINNER General—15 Jan 19

VIE Hotel Bangkok, MGallery by Sofitel, led by the hotel's General Manager, Mr. Nicolas Peth (2nd from right), is proud to announce that once again the hotel has been awarded "Asia's Top Design Hotel" and that the hotel's La VIE – Creative French

Refer a friend and get 150 THB discount from foodpanda! IT—15 Jan 19

foodpanda is happy to announce our latest referral feature, "Refer a Friend". foodpanda customers can invite friends and receive a ฿150 voucher towards their order with foodpanda. Our Refer a Friend program is a simple way to receive discounts towards

Dusit Thani Pattaya marks National Childrens Day 2019 General—15 Jan 19

Pattaya City organised the 2019 Children's Day event under the motto announced by the Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-o-cha: "Children, youth and volunteers join together for the development of the nation's children and youth to follow the guidelines of the

No7 Laboratories Skin Paste - The future of face masks is here! General—15 Jan 19

No7 Laboratories is delighted to announce the arrival of No7 Laboratories Skin Paste in two formulas of treatment masks; No7 Laboratories Resurfacing Skin Paste and No7 Laboratories CICA-Rescue Skin Paste, each was designed to effectively target a key

CIMB THAI announces 2018 financial results with increased in operating income due to loan growth Stcoks—15 Jan 19

- Net interest income increased THB 544.3 million YoY mainly from loan expansion and higher interest income on investments. - Profit before tax of THB 271.2 million. - NPL ratio of 4.3% compared to 4.8% YoY due to more efficient risk management policies

Spin Master and Alpha Group Resolve Patent Disputes Relating to Award-Winning Bakugan(R) Entertainment—15 Jan 19

Spin Master Corp. (TSX:TOY; www.spinmaster.com) and Alpha Group Co., Ltd. of Guangzhou, Guangdong, P.R. China, are pleased to announce that their disputes in Canada, the United Kingdom, and the United States regarding transformable toys have been

Thaicom Signs Long-term Contract with True Visions to Strengthen the Future of IT—14 Jan 19

Thaicom Public Company Limited (Stock Exchange of Thailand: THCOM), a leading Asian satellite operator and provider of integrated satellite end-to-end solutions, today announced that True Visions Group Co., Ltd. one of Asia's leading pay TV providers,

A.P. Honda Maintains its Leadership for 30 Consecutive Years and Welcomes the Year of Golden Boar Automotive—14 Jan 19

A.P. Honda has announced the success of 2018 with its total sale of 1,404,000 units sold, or 78.5% of market share. It has also maintained the market leadership for 30 consecutive years. The company is moving forward to the next step under "What Stops

Rockwood Capital adds Tara McCann and Injong Kim to Capital and Client Strategies Stcoks—14 Jan 19

Rockwood Capital, LLC ("Rockwood"), a private real estate investment firm, today announced that it has added two senior professionals to its Capital and Client Strategies team: Tara McCann, as Managing Director, and Injong Kim, as Director. Both will be

Fitch Ratings: Dispute Settlement Costs Trim DTAC#s Rating Headroom Stcoks—11 Jan 19

The announcement by Thailand's third-largest mobile operator, Total Access Communication Public Company Limited (DTAC; BBB/AA(tha)/Stable), that it has agreed to a settlement with state-owned CAT Telecom Public Company Limited (CAT) potentially reduces

Dow Thailand Announces Winners for DOW-CST AWARD, General—11 Jan 19

Dow Thailand , together with the Chemical Society of Thailand (CST), under the patronage of Professor Dr. HRH Princess Chulabhorn recently announced the winners of DOW-CST AWARD 2018, a small-scale chemistry laboratory contest under Dow Chemistry