BILLION Press Releases List Sothebys International Realty global real estate brokerage taps into ASEAN, Launching the latest branch in Thailand with the focus on luxury market, Targeting 6 billion baht inventory in 3 years (25 September 2018 : Bangkok) : List Sotheby's International Realty, a global real estate brokerage services provider, today announced to expand its footprint in Thailand by setting up List Sotheby's International Realty (Thailand) to capture the luxury th-TH Wed, 26 Sep 2018 20:08:58 +0700 ORIGIN Partners with NOMURA REAL ESTATE to launch PARK ORIGIN THONGLOR Providing elite facilities with exclusive hospitality services Origin Property has formed a partnership with Nomura to launch the luxury condominium development PARK ORIGIN THONGLOR with a total project value of approximately 12 billion baht. To satisfy demand from Thai and foreign investors, it will deliver Tue, 25 Sep 2018 14:20:47 +0700 INDORAMA VENTURES AND LOOP INDUSTRIES JV TO INTRODUCE NEW ERA IN PET AND POLYESTER RECYCLING Indorama Ventures# world-class manufacturing and Loop#s state-of-the-art recycling technology combined to invest in multi-billion dollar sustainable PET resin and polyester market opportunity Demand for supply of sustainable PET sees explosive growth Tue, 25 Sep 2018 9:24:04 +0700 Bangkok Bank Public Company Limited Offshore Offering and Issuance of US$1.2 Billion Senior Unsecured Notes under its US$3,000,000,000 Global Medium Term Note Program Bangkok Bank Public Company Limited (the Bank), acting through its Hong Kong Branch, has offered and issued the following 2 tranches of US$1.2 billion senior and unsecured notes (the Notes) under its US$3,000,000,000 Global Medium Term Note Program to Thu, 20 Sep 2018 14:31:25 +0700 AIS promptly made first payment for 1800 MHz license AIS is quick to pay 6.6 billion baht to NBTC for the first installment after winning the 1800 MHz permit with bank guarantee submitted. Thailand#s no.1 operator in mobile network now owns the most bandwidth at 120 MHz (60 MHz x 2) and plans to make an Wed, 19 Sep 2018 14:46:37 +0700 Deloitte announces record revenue of US$43.2 billion - The number of Deloitte professionals grew 8.4 percent to more than 286,000an agile workforce fit for the opportunities of the Fourth Industrial Revolution Deloitte today reported aggregate member firm revenue of US$43.2 billion for the fiscal Tue, 18 Sep 2018 17:01:09 +0700 OUE To Acquire 60% Stake In Bowsprit - Acquisition of Bowsprit is part of OUE#s plan to grow its asset management business to over S$10 billion by 2019 SGX-ST Main Board-listed integrated property developer OUE Limited (OUE) and its listed subsidiary, OUE Lippo Healthcare Limited Tue, 18 Sep 2018 16:13:29 +0700 KBank establishes two new departments and recruits Data Alchemist in a drive toward a Data-Driven Bank, aiming to generate 2 Billion Baht this year To become a Data-Driven Bank, KBank has set up two new departments to be responsible for bolstering data analytics capabilities and formulated a plan for recruiting and developing a Data Alchemist. With the aim of establishing a data-driven culture for Tue, 18 Sep 2018 10:14:49 +0700 KLeasings floorplan loans surge more than 32 percent driven by brighter car market, prompting its outstanding loans to exceed 100 billion Baht Amid the fast-growing auto market during 1H18, KLeasing#s dealer floorplan loans grew more than 32 percent, with its outstanding loans topping 100 billion Baht. Prioritizing digital platform development along with ongoing sales promotions, the company Mon, 17 Sep 2018 15:13:46 +0700 Fitch Rates Bangkok Bank#s USD Senior Notes Final #BBB+# Fitch Ratings has assigned Bangkok Bank Public Company Limited#s ( BBB+/Stable/bbb+) USD1.2 billion senior unsecured notes a final rating of #BBB+#. The notes will be issued in two tranches, USD600 million for each tranche. The two tranches will have Mon, 17 Sep 2018 14:37:38 +0700 CPN acquires 50% of GLAND shares and announces Tender Offer at 3.10 Baht per Share Central Pattana Public Company Limited (CPN) announced the acquisition of 50.43% of GLAND shares at the amount of 10 billion Baht and prepares to table a tender offer for the remaining shares of GLAND at 3.10 Baht per share. The acquisition will bolster Thu, 13 Sep 2018 15:54:04 +0700 KLeasings floorplan loans surge more than 32 percent driven by brighter car market, prompting its outstanding loans to exceed 100 billion Baht Amid the fast-growing auto market during 1H18, KLeasing#s dealer floorplan loans grew more than 32 percent, with its outstanding loans topping 100 billion Baht. Prioritizing digital platform development along with ongoing sales promotions, the company Thu, 13 Sep 2018 15:29:18 +0700 Fitch Rates Bangkok Bank#s Proposed USD Senior Notes #BBB+(EXP)# Fitch Ratings has assigned Bangkok Bank Public Company Limited#s ( BBB+/Stable/bbb+) proposed US dollar denominated senior unsecured notes an expected #BBB+(EXP)# rating. The notes will be issued under BBL#s USD3.0 billion global medium-term note Thu, 13 Sep 2018 9:25:16 +0700 Most-streamed Female Artist in the World, Dua Lipa, Set to Ignite Bangkok Music Lovers Ablaze At only 23 years of age, Dua Lipa is set to take the musical world by storm. Armed with a steely, husky voice and melodic sounds, her unique musical ability has made her the most-streamed female artist in the world with over five billion total streams Tue, 11 Sep 2018 13:26:57 +0700 ข่าวซุบซิบ: บริษัท บิวตี้คอมมูนิตี้ จำกัด (มหาชน) BEAUTY BEAUTY สวยเลอค่า!! ล่าสุดได้รับคัดเลือกเป็นปีที่สองติดต่อกัน Asia#s 200 Best Under a Billion หรือ 200 สุดยอดบริษัทเอเชียที่รายได้ต่ำกว่าหนึ่งพันล้านเหรียญ จัดโดยนิตยสาร Forbes Asia ซึ่งเป็นการจัดอันดับบริษัท 200 Fri, 07 Sep 2018 12:04:27 +0700 Singha Estates Latest Phenomenon: Santiburi The Residences Singha Estate Public Company Limited announced its official launch of Santiburi The Residences, the ultra-luxury detached-housing project, with a total worth of over six billion baht. The project, surrounded by the lush of nature and spanning over 45-rai Wed, 05 Sep 2018 9:22:08 +0700 CPN unveils its #World Elite Tourism strategy, aiming to attract quality tourists to the new luxury flagship brand #Central Phuket, to boost Thai Economy with over 30 billion baht annually Create new Phuket#s downtown comparable to the Ratchaprasong area, complementing Phuket as #One of A Kind Beach Lifestyle Destination# to meet the needs of beach luxury and leisure shopping, the first and only one in Asia Target #Rich Asian Millennials#, Thu, 30 Aug 2018 16:01:10 +0700 MALEE Expands its Business to Tap into 154-Billion-Baht Personal Care Market, Launches Three Product Lines that Boost Self-Confidence Malee Group will continue to drive company growth by expanding into a new line of business for the first time in 40 years as it enters the personal care market. Malee Kino Thailand, a joint venture between Malee and Kino, Indonesia#s largest consumer Mon, 03 Sep 2018 16:16:25 +0700 iQIYI#s Summer Smash Hit Drama Story of Yanxi Palace Comes to a Close, Being Streamed Over 15 Billion Times Costume drama set in the Forbidden City concludes blinding run as the most talked about show this summer, breaking multiple viewership records iQIYI Inc. (NASDAQ: IQ) (iQIYI or the Company), an innovative market-leading online entertainment service Mon, 03 Sep 2018 15:00:00 +0700 มหัศจรรย์พันล้าน ช่อง MONO29 กับ เนวิน ชิดชอบ เคล็ดลับธุรกิจสู่สุดยอดทีม บุรีรัมย์ ยูไนเต็ด รายการ ทันข่าวเช้า ช่วง มหัศจรรย์พันล้าน (Big Billionaire) ทางช่อง MONO29 (โมโนทเวนตี้ไนน์) เดือนกันยายนนี้ พร้อมแชร์เรื่องราว มุมมองการทำงาน, หลักการการทำธุรกิจสู่ความสำเร็จระดับพันล้าน กับ คุณเนวิน ชิดชอบ Thu, 30 Aug 2018 13:25:46 +0700 Makeblock Announces RMB 300 Million Series C Funding The leading STEAM education solution provider Makeblock today announces that it has closed RMB 300 Million (approx. US$44 million) in Series C funding at the latest valuation of RMB 2.5 billion (approx. US$367 million). This funding is led by CICC ALPHA. Thu, 30 Aug 2018 11:03:24 +0700 CRC Thai Watsadu rebrands HomeWorks to baan BEYOND Targeting group sales of 50 billion baht over the next five years CRC Thai Watsadu Ltd., a business unit of Central Retail Corporation, announces its rebranding from HomeWorks to baan BEYOND, bringing a new concept in the modern home department store to meet consumers# lifestyle in the 4.0 era. CRC Thai Watsadu Wed, 29 Aug 2018 14:34:48 +0700 CIMB Group chalks a record RM3.29 billion 1H18 Net Profit - 1H18 record net profit of RM3.29 billion (+44.0% Y-o-Y) bolstered by RM928 million gain on sale of 20% of CPAM and 10% of CPIAM, which also increased ROE to 11.5% and reduced CIR to 46.1% - On BAU basis, 1H18 net profit was RM2.36 billion, translating Wed, 29 Aug 2018 15:57:35 +0700 Photo Release: CIMB Group chalks a record RM3.29 billion 1H18 Net Profit Tengku Dato# Sri Zafrul Aziz, Group CEO, CIMB Group (left) and Shahnaz Jammal, Chief Financial Officer, CIMB Group (right) highlighting the banking group#s record 1H18 Net Profit of RM3.29 billion during CIMB Group#s 2018 Half Year Financial Results Wed, 29 Aug 2018 15:55:53 +0700 Emaar Reopens Historic Al Alamein Hotel in Egypt After Retro-themed Facelift in Record Time With Investment of EGP 1.5 Billion The historic Al Alamein Hotel in Egypt has officially reopened after a major facelift by Emaar Hospitality Group that makes it amongst the finest resorts along the Mediterranean. The opening event was attended by Egyptian Minister of Tourism H.E. Dr. Tue, 31 Jul 2018 11:08:18 +0700 mai-listed companies report upbeat net profits, sales in H1 Companies listed on Market for Alternative Investment (mai) recorded a combined net profit of THB 3.55 billion (approx. USD 108 million) from Jan-June 2018, up 39.73 percent year-on-year, while their aggregate sales rose 16.91 percent from a year earlier Thu, 23 Aug 2018 17:02:58 +0700 Fitch Rates EASY BUY#s THB Senior Unsecured Bonds at #AA+(tha)# Fitch Ratings (Thailand) has assigned a National Long-Term Rating of #AA+(tha)# to EASY BUY Public Company Limited#s ( AA+(tha)/Stable) upcoming issue of up to THB1.5 billion of senior unsecured bonds. The bonds will have a maturity of two years. The Thu, 23 Aug 2018 14:55:21 +0700 Ontario Teachers# net assets reach $193.9 billion in first half of 2018 Ontario Teachers# Pension Plan (Ontario Teachers#) today announced its net assets reached $193.9 billion as of June 30, 2018, a $4.4 billion increase from December 31, 2017. The total-fund net return was 3.2% for the first six months of the year. At Thu, 23 Aug 2018 13:59:34 +0700 Thai listed securities post H1 net profits up 7.6 pct to THB 551 bln - H1 total sales up 9 pct to THB 5.9 trillion, propelled by higher oil price and improved economic growth. Securities listed on The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) delivered an aggregate net profit of THB 551 billion (approx. USD 16.7 billion) for Wed, 22 Aug 2018 17:00:36 +0700 RML to acquire KPNLs assets, expanding the portfolio and strengthening the business while current major shareholder continues to control and manage the Company RML disclosed the Board of Directors# decision to acquire S19 and S28 projects from KPN Land. The projects are worth 7.7 billion baht and will be completed in 2023. In addition, the Company acquired the backlog and remaining inventories of Diplomat 39 Tue, 21 Aug 2018 14:05:58 +0700