Wednesday June 26, 2019 01:20

ASIKORNBANK Press Releases

KBank supports Revenue Department in pioneering e-Tax Invoice and e-Receipt service Stcoks—24 Jun 19

KASIKORNBANK PCL (KBank) will be the trailbrazer in launching the e-Tax Invoice and e-Receipt service to allow business operators to submit these documents to the Revenue Department with swiftness while also reducing their tax management cost. Ms. Kitiya

KBank launches KATALYST the project aimed at bolstering Thai startup capabilities for sustainable growth Stcoks—04 Jun 19

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KASIKORNBANK (KBank) has debuted the KATALYST project to elevate capabilities of Thai startup firms determined to grow their business in line with KBank's strategies. The initiative aims for business co-creation via knowledge sharing, provision of advice and support by KBank's various departments and partners which will be conducive to business expansion.

Ms. Kattiya Indaravijaya, KBank President, revealed that most millenials want to start their own business as seen from the proliferation of startup firms. On the global front, a large number of investors and funds have seen investing in startups with potential. Though most of them have created innovations, more than 90 percent cannot survive and succeed. As new startups have joined the fray, competition has become tougher because existing startups, especially large players have formed partnerships and continually enhanced their potential in order to branch out to new markets.

Therefore, startups need an assistant who can be their friend, consultant and partner to help them expand their business and thrive. KBank initiated the KATALYST project to help startups with determination to grow and having business guidelines in line with the strategies of KBank and customers, as well as KBank partners. The collaboration marks an auspicious starting point to upg

KBank launches overseas funds transfer feature via K PLUS, with full amount received real-time to Stcoks—16 May 19

KASIKORNBANK (KBank) introduces a new feature of K PLUS which allows customers to make overseas funds transfer with ease anywhere and no support documents required. Recipients get a full amount of funds with no deduction, from real-time to within three

Photo Release: KBank teams with Kumon to extend loan to franchisees of world-class tutoring and Stcoks—02 May 19

Mr. Surat Leelataviwat (left), Executive Vice President of KASIKORNBANK, and Mr. Noboru Takahira (right), President of Kumon Thailand, unveiled their collaborative effort to support the opening of tutoring schools under the Kumon franchise brand.

KBank teams with Kumon to extend loan to franchisees of the world-class tutoring and educational Stcoks—02 May 19

KASIKORNBANK and Kumon – a world-class education franchisor from Japan – have unveiled a collaborative effort to support the opening of tutoring schools under the Kumon franchise brand. KBank will grant up to 70 percent of investment value

KASIKORNBANK announces the first quarter of 2019 net profit of Baht 10,044 Stcoks—19 Apr 19

Mr. Predee Daochai, President of KASIKORNBANK, said although domestic economic activities continued to grow during the first quarter of 2019, the overall economic recovery remained weak on the back of the slowing growth in the export and tourism sectors

Fitch Affirms KASIKORNBANK at #BBB+#, Kasikorn Securities at #AA(tha)# Stcoks—17 Apr 19

Fitch Ratings has affirmed KASIKORNBANK Public Company Limited's (KBank) Long-Term Foreign-Currency Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at 'BBB+' and its National Long-Term Rating at 'AA+(tha)'. The Outlooks are Stable. At the same time, Fitch has affirmed the

KBank reserves 30 billion Baht in cash for the Songkran Festival Stcoks—03 Apr 19

KASIKORNBANK maintains 30 billion Baht cash reserves for KBank branches and K-ATMs to serve customers during the upcoming Songkran holiday, April 12-16, 2019. Of that total, 8.9 billion Baht is for branches nationwide, 4 billion Baht of which for

Beacon VC leads seed funding for a leading Thai rental properties management platform Stcoks—05 Mar 19

Beacon Venture Capital (Beacon VC), the corporate venture capital arm of Kasikornbank PLC. (SET: KBANK), announced its investment into a seed financing round of Horganice, a leading rental properties management platform in Thailand. The funding will

KBank unveils SATI campaign to warn Thais of online scams Stcoks—04 Mar 19

KASIKORNBANK launches "SATI" campaign to raise awareness among Thai consumers in order to stay ahead of the proliferation of online frauds. To this end, KBank has enhanced efficiency in its operational systems, technologies and personnel while also

Photo Release: Sansiri debentures worth 5.5 billion Baht are offered for subscription via four Stcoks—21 Feb 19

Mr. Apichart Chutrakul (center) Chief Executive Officer, Sansiri PCL., Mr. Thiti Tantikulanan (2nd from left), Capital Markets Business Division Head, KASIKORNBANK, Mr. Narin Opamuratawongse (left), Executive Vice President and Manager, Investment

Photo Release: KBank supports the Nan Cultivation of Wisdom project Stcoks—20 Feb 19

Recently, at KBank Phahon Yothin Building, Dr. Adit Laixuthai, right, Senior Executive Vice President of KASIKORNBANK, and Assoc. Prof. Samur Thanoi, left, Ph.D., Acting Vice President for Research and Innovation, University of Phayao, recently signed an

Beacon VC leads $6.5 million investment in Jitta, bolstering Thailands innovative WealthTech Stcoks—13 Feb 19

Beacon VC, a corporate venture capital arm of Kasikornbank (SET: KBANK), leads a funding round of $6.5 million for Jitta, Thailand's leading WealthTech startup that offers high-tech solutions for investors worldwide. The funding round, which is the

Photo Release: Central JD Fintech Holding joins hands with Bangkok Bank and KASIKORNBANK launches Stcoks—29 Jan 19

Central JD Fintech Holding, Bangkok Bank and KASIKORNBANK, have signed a memorandum of understanding to officially signify the start of a fintech partnership that seeks to drive Thailand into the digital era. Equipped with world-class innovations from JD

Central JD Fintech joins hands with Bangkok Bank and KASIKORNBANK in unveiling Dolfin Wallet the Stcoks—29 Jan 19

Central JD Money, a subsidiary of leading e-finance and fintech service developer Central JD Fintech Holding, has announced a major fintech collaboration with Bangkok Bank and KASIKORNBANK to revolutionize personal finance in Thailand, elevating the

KBank reserves 48 billion Baht in cash for the Chinese New Year Festival Stcoks—24 Jan 19

KASIKORNBANK maintains 48-billion Baht cash reserves for KBank Branches and K-ATMs to serve customers during the upcoming Chinese New Year holidays, February 2-5, 2019. Of that total, 22.3 billion Baht is for branches nationwide, 9.2 billion Baht of

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

The Amiable Stately Liaison of the Ninth Reign a book published by KBank in honor of HM King Rama Stcoks—18 Dec 18

KASIKORNBANK (KBank) has published a book titled, "The Amiable Stately Liaison of the Ninth Reign" as an act of tribute to His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej Borommanathbobitra. The book chronicles the multifarious royal journeys of His Majesty and Her

Photo Release: KBank and LINE Join Forces to Establish KASIKORN LINE Company Limited A Brand-New Stcoks—13 Dec 18

Mr. Patchara Samalapa (third from right), President of KASIKORNBANK, Mr. Ariya Banomyong (far left), Managing Director of LINE Thailand , Ms.Young Eun Kim (second from left), Chief Operating Officer, LINE Financial Asia and Mr.Youngsu Ko (third from

Photo Release: KBank launches QR KBank - First Thai banks e-wallet Stcoks—11 Dec 18

Mr. Soulysak THAMNUVONG (center), Acting Director General – Payment Systems Department, Bank of Laos, along with Mr. Pattanapong Tansomboon (right), First Senior Vice President, KASIKORNBANK, and Mr. Visith SENGDARA (left), Chief Executive Officer,

KBank launches QR KBank the first Thai banks e-wallet in foreign country with Lao PDR as the first Stcoks—11 Dec 18

KASIKORNBANK (KBank) introduces the "QR KBank" – an e-wallet application to grant an access to financial services for residents of Vientiane, Lao PDR, which will be effective on December 11, 2018. This application that offers cashless convenience

Photo Release: AEON and Kasikornbank launches cardless cash withdrawal at Stcoks—26 Nov 18

Recently at KBank Head Office, Mr. Kiyoyasu Asanuma (3rd from left), Managing Director of AEON Thana Sinsap (Thailand) Public Company Limited and Mr. Nuntawat Chotvijit (2nd from left), Director of Marketing of AEON Thana Sinsap (Thailand) Public Company

GARMIN launches GARMIN Pay wallet in Thailand Matching the healthy lifestyle 4.0 with a cashless IT—15 Nov 18

GARMIN partners Thailand's leading financial institutions namely, Kasikorn Bank (KBank), Krungthai Card (KTC), Siam Commercial Bank (SCB), and global payment networks, Mastercard and VISA, to launch GARMIN Pay, a new contactless payment feature on GARMIN

KASIKORNBANK and Grab join hands to move Thailand towards a digital Stcoks—08 Nov 18

- Partnership introduces GrabPay by KBank, a co-branded mobile payment application, and financial solutions in Thailand. - KBank makes a $50 million strategic investment in Grab, its first in an international company with a core business outside of

Photo Release: KBank teams up with OCCI to bring Thai startups to a business matching event in Stcoks—06 Nov 18

Recently, at the Osaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry's office in Japan, Mr. Isara Itiravivong, Deputy Chief Representative – Tokyo, KASIKORNBANK, together with representatives from two Thai startups, namely, Mr. Pattara Thurnsiri, CEO of

KBank joins hands with Central Lab Thai to support SMEs in upgrading Thai product Stcoks—01 Nov 18

KASIKORNBANK (KBank) teams up with Central Lab Thai to support SMEs in upgrading their product standards on a par with the required international standards. Participating SMEs are advised to have their products and facilities inspected by experts in

KBank presses ahead with Customers Life Platform of Choice strategy and to become data-driven Stcoks—29 Oct 18

In the recently announced 2019 business plans, KASIKORNBANK (KBank) will press ahead to become the "Customers' Life Platform of Choice" by using K PLUS to introduce financial and lifestyle services that suit individual clients. KBank's financial and IT

KBank successfully tests instant cross-border payments with SWIFT gpi Stcoks—25 Oct 18

KASIKORNBANK (KBank) teamed up with SWIFT and a group of banks from Asia Pacific, to carry out the trial of SWIFT's new instant cross-border payments proof of concept. This trial successfully demonstrated that by enabling gpi in real-time domestic

Photo Release: KBank celebrates the successful launch of sustainability Stcoks—22 Oct 18

Recently, at KBank Head Office, Ms. Kattiya Indaravijaya, KBank President, Dr. Adit Laixuthai (second from right), KBank Senior Executive Vice President, Mr. Joris Dierckx (third from left), Regional Head for Southeast Asia, CEO for BNP Paribas Singapore

KASIKORNBANK announces the nine-month period of 2018 net profit of Baht 31,426 Stcoks—19 Oct 18

Mr. Pipit Aneaknithi, President of KASIKORNBANK, said KASIKORNBANK announced net profit for the nine-month period of 2018, KBank and its subsidiaries reported net profit of Baht 31,426 Million, an increase of Baht 2,795 Million or 9.76% over the same