BILLION Press Releases Siam Commercial Bank reported 2018 net profit of Baht 40.1 billion 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 th-TH Sun, 20 Jan 2019 14:20:52 +0700 Johnson Johnson Completes Acquisition of Ci:z Holdings Co., Ltd. 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 Fri, 18 Jan 2019 8:25:29 +0700 New global alliance commits over $1.0 billion USD to help end plastic waste in the e sets goal of investing $1.5 billion USD An alliance of global companies from the plastics and consumer goods value chain today launched a new organization to advance solutions to eliminate plastic waste in the environment, especially in the ocean. The cross value chain Alliance to End Plastic Wed, 16 Jan 2019 17:00:00 +0700 Thailands Board of Investment Recorded Investment Applications with a Value of Over 900 Billion Baht in 2018, 25% Above Last Years Target The Deputy Prime Minister of Thailand has revealed that the total amount of investment promotion application in 2018 reached 901,770 million baht, which exceeded the original target by 25%. Investment applications in the EEC accounted for more than Thu, 10 Jan 2019 17:56:18 +0700 Kemin AquaScience(TM) Introduces Leadership Team Kemin Industries, a Des Moines, Iowa-based global nutritional ingredient company that uses science to touch more than 3.8 billion people every day with its products and services, announced the selection of its leadership team for its newest business Thu, 10 Jan 2019 8:25:07 +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 SET market report for 2018 The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) Index ended 2018 at 1,563.88 points, down 10.8 percent from end-2017, while the average daily trading value of SET and Market for Alternative Investment (mai) in 2018 surged 15.1 percent to THB 57.67 billion (USD 1.75 Mon, 07 Jan 2019 16:07:44 +0700 Thailands Board of Investment Pushes Thai GDP Growth by Over Bt400 Billion Investment incentive schemes under the 7-year strategic investment promotion policy (2015-2021) have been confirmed to contribute 418 billion baht to Thailand#s GDP growth, according to Thailand#s Board of Investment (BOI). Along with a boost to GDP, the Fri, 28 Dec 2018 16:23:12 +0700 Into the Future: GAC Celebrates Milestones of Its New Energy Journey and Kicks off Venture Project with Aisin AW - GAC Group#s new energy intelligent and ecological factory for (the Factory) for its first-phase project has been Representing a RMB 4.7 billion (US$ 680 million), the Factory will start production in May 2019, aiming to achieve annual Thu, 27 Dec 2018 16:30:00 +0700 มหัศจรรย์พันล้าน เปิดใจสุดยอดผู้บริหาร คุณวิบูลย์ กรมดิษฐ์ แห่งอาณาจักร อมตะ คอร์ปอเรชัน ทางช่อง MONO29 รายการ ทันข่าวเช้า ช่วง มหัศจรรย์พันล้าน (Big Billionaire) ทางช่อง MONO29 (โมโนทเวนตี้ไนน์) ต้อนรับ ศักราชใหม่ในเดือนมกราคม ด้วยแรงบันดาลใจและเทคนิคของสุดยอดผู้บริหาร เปิดอาณาจักรบริษัทอสังหาริมทัพย์นิคมอุตสาหกรรม ชั้นนำรายใหญ่แถวหน้าของประเทศไทย Thu, 27 Dec 2018 13:43:47 +0700 Thailand records 7.5% growth in visitor arrivals The Ministry of Tourism and Sports announced the tourism figures for January-November 2018. Thailand received 34,431,489 international visitors, up by 7.53% over the same period of last year, generating an estimated 1.8 billion Baht in tourism revenue, Wed, 26 Dec 2018 17:56:31 +0700 534 SET and mai-listed firms pay a combined 2018 dividends of THB 520 bln A total 534 companies listed on The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) and Market for Alternative Investment (mai) announced the 2018 dividend payment worth a total of THB 519.55 billion (approx. USD 15.74 billion), representing the average dividend yield Wed, 26 Dec 2018 17:40:17 +0700 Sterlite Power Wins Prestigious Transmission Project in Brazil In the recently concluded auction for transmission projects in Brazil, Sterlite Power emerged as the winner for Lot 13. The project will require an investment of USD 0.6 billion over the period of next 3-5 years in the state of Rio Grande do Sul, south Tue, 25 Dec 2018 8:20:10 +0700 PTT Reveals Five-Year Investment Plan, Driving Innovation and Empowering National Energy Security for Sustainability Today, Mr. Chansin Treenuchagron, President Chief Executive Officer, PTT Public Company Limited, has revealed a resolution of PTT#s Board to approve the company#s five-year capital investment expenditure (2019 - 2023) worth 167.114 Billion Baht, Mon, 24 Dec 2018 9:06:13 +0700 Bosch grows with connected energy and building solutions - Management board member Stefan Hartung: Everyone is talking about AI. We#re putting it to use. - Bosch energy and building technology sales rise to 5.5 billion euros - Bosch is expanding its involvement in software platforms Bosch is growing with Fri, 21 Dec 2018 14:53:32 +0700 Haier gears up for 2019 with the Puri Cool Series An innovative hybrid of air conditioner and air purifier Haier Thailand forecasts the year-end revenue of 3.4 billion baht, the 26% growth compared to last year. To accentuate brand awareness, the company plans to launch new air conditioner line with the Super IFD technology that effectively handles small Fri, 21 Dec 2018 13:01:19 +0700 Deals Worth Nearly 80 Billion Sealed at Fruitful 2018 Hainan Winter Fair On December 16, the 5-day 2018 China (Hainan) International Tropical Agricultural Products Winter Trade Fair (Winter Fair) was concluded in Haikou. Deals worth RMB 77.237 billion were signed during the fair, hitting a record high. In addition, the fair Thu, 20 Dec 2018 15:04:55 +0700 KBank Private Banking ends the year with four awards granted by global institutions Revising investment strategies toward more cautious move amid slowing economy KBank Private Banking announces its consistent success throughout 2018, securing Thailand#s private banking leadership with more than 11,000 clients and assets under management (AUM) of THB750 billion, up 8 percent. Ongoing development will be carried on Thu, 20 Dec 2018 14:57:45 +0700 Bangkok Bank reserves ATM cash of Baht 40 billion for the New Year holiday while its 300 micro branches remain open as usual. Bangkok Bank has prepared more than Baht 40 billion in cash reserves at 10,000 ATMs nationwide to serve customers during the New Year holiday. Meanwhile, the bank#s 300 micro branches in shopping malls will be open for business every day during the Wed, 19 Dec 2018 16:04:04 +0700 Singha Estate unveils its commercial business expansion plan to invest 15 billion baht to develop new projects with additional 170,000 square meters, targeting the premium lifestyle market Singha Estate emphasizes on its leadership as a premier lifestyle developer and envisions the growth prospect of commercial business in high potential location, especially those where have convenient transportation and planned mass-transit hubs in the Mon, 17 Dec 2018 17:42:12 +0700 CAT unveils digital business plan to support Thailand 4.0 CAT has revealed that it generated more than thirteen billion baht of revenue over the first 11 months of the year. The company is planning to develop digital solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT), Big Data, and Cyber Security next year. It aims at Mon, 17 Dec 2018 12:15:38 +0700 Lazada#s 11.11 and 12.12 shopping extravaganzas smash records with 1.3 billion visits Southeast Asia#s leading eCommerce firm Lazada continues its record-breaking streak, drawing a whopping 1.3 billion visits to its platforms during its 11.11 and 12.12 shopping festivals. The buying frenzy, which started from the Lazada 11.11 (November Fri, 14 Dec 2018 12:53:03 +0700 Asset World Retail invests over 1 billion baht on the latest shopping center project in Bang Phlee, ready to be launched in the 4th quarter of 2019. Mr. Soammaphat Traisorat, Chief Executive Officer, and Mrs. Wallapa Traisorat, Executive Director of the Asset World Corporation Group, together with an executive team, attended The First Piling Ceremony of the Tawanna Bangphlee Project, the latest Thu, 13 Dec 2018 15:55:27 +0700 KBank launches QR KBank the first Thai banks e-wallet in foreign country with Lao PDR as the first strategic market in AEC, aiming to gain LAK36 billion in the first year 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 Tue, 11 Dec 2018 18:04:26 +0700 RS reveals vision for 2019, aiming for horizontal growth and 5 billion baht total revenue, the highest in 37 years RS reveals its vision for 2019 with a concept of Horizontal Integration for horizontal expansion to new business opportunities. The strategy focuses on diversification in order to diversify its businesses and introducing new additions. The aim for next Tue, 11 Dec 2018 16:01:45 +0700 King Salman Energy Park Sparks New Era of Growth for Saudi Arabias Energy Sector - When operational, the project is expected to contribute more than $6 billion to Saudi Arabia#s GDP annually and create up to 100,000 direct and indirect jobs HRH Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz today broke ground on the King Salman Tue, 11 Dec 2018 15:37:36 +0700 PDI restructures its businesses turning around into profit with the focus for sustainable growth and confirms its strong financial position with cash for new investment exceeding 2 billion baht Sadawut Taechaubol as a new leader of PDI announced to move forward to restructure the current businesses with primary focus on sustainable growth, and to sell assets from zinc business including factory land in Rayong. With PDI#s financial Tue, 11 Dec 2018 14:21:36 +0700 Liquid Telecom to Invest 8bn EGP ($400m USD) in Egyptian Network Infrastructure and Data Centres Following Completion of #Cape to Cairo# Link Leading pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom has announced that it is investing 8 billion Egyptian Pounds ($400m US Dollars) in Egypt over the next three years. 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