COMPANY Press Releases Fitch Rates KASIKORNBANK#s Proposed Basel III Tier 2 USD Notes #BBB(EXP)# Fitch Ratings has assigned KASIKORNBANK Public Company Limited's (KBank; BBB+/Stable/bbb+) proposed US dollar Basel III-compliant Tier 2 subordinated notes an expected rating of 'BBB(EXP)'. The proposed notes will be issued under KBank's euro medium-term th-TH Fri, 20 Sep 2019 21:25:59 +0700 Thaicom and Russian Satellite Communications Company Enter Into Partnership Agreement Joint service agreement for maritime satellite broadband connectivity marks beginning of long-term partnership in satellite-enabled technology and services Thaicom Public Company Limited (THCOM), Thailand#s first satellite operator, today announced the signature of an Agreement of Intention with Russian Satellite Communications Company (RSCC), a Russian leading satellite operator, to collaborate on the Fri, 20 Sep 2019 16:16:11 +0700 Photo Release: Boutique Corporation Unveils the readiness for listing on mai Mr.Prab Thakral (central)Chief Executive Officer, Ms.Trithip Sivakriskul (fourth from the left) Advisor to Chief Executive Officer and Executive Management team of Boutique Corporation Public Company Limited, a leading real estate developer and asset Fri, 20 Sep 2019 16:07:35 +0700 Photo Release: KBank and OR launch Blue CONNECT application Recently, at PTT Public Company Limited#s Head Office, Vibhavadi Rangsit Road, Ms. Kattiya Indaravijaya, second from left, KBank President, and Ms. Jiraphon Kawswat, second from right, President Chief Executive Officer, PTT Oil and Retail Business Fri, 20 Sep 2019 14:33:32 +0700 A new chapter in the company#s history Stuttgart. Porsche has opened the new factory for the Taycan under the watchful eye of 320 guests from politics, business and media. We have a level of responsibility for the environment and society. Production of the Taycan is already carbon-neutral. Fri, 20 Sep 2019 11:14:38 +0700 Metro Systems (MSC) joined Opportunity Day 2nd of 2019 Mr. Kitti Techataveekijkul Vice Chairman, Mr. Suradet Lertthammajak, President of Solution Integration Group, and Ms. Nittaya Thanaviriyakul, Chief Financial Officer along with the Metro Systems Corporation Public Company Limited (MSC) team joined the Fri, 20 Sep 2019 11:14:28 +0700 PTTEP receives the Sahatayanavy Insignia from the Royal Thai Navy Phongsthorn Thavisin (right), President and Chief Executive Officer of PTT Exploration and Production Public Company Limited (PTTEP), received the Sahatayanavy Insignia (Navy Insignia of Gratitude) and certificate for the year 2019 from Admiral Luechai Fri, 20 Sep 2019 9:23:32 +0700 BitHarp starts promotional offer for Mining Rigs BitHarp (, a New Zealand based company dedicated to creating high-performance mining rigs, has just introduced an attractive 3 plus 1 one promotional campaign for their recently launched products Lyre Miner and Harp Miner. This special Fri, 20 Sep 2019 8:30:00 +0700 CPF sees no impact from African Swine Fever as operations go as planned Charoen Pokphand Foods PLC (CPF) Chief Executive Officer Mr. Prasit Boondoungprasert insisted the African Swine Fever (ASF) outbreak has sent no impact on the company#s targets, thanks to business diversification and the balanced proportion of meat Thu, 19 Sep 2019 16:35:20 +0700 Indorama Ventures included in DJSI for third year consecutively Enters World Index above established players Indorama Ventures Public Company Limited (IVL), a global chemical producer, has been included in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World), which accessed the top 2,500 companies listed in the SP Global Broad Market Index (BMI) based on Thu, 19 Sep 2019 16:13:46 +0700 Photo Release: KTC joins forces with Thai Vietjet Air in organizing special promotion with chances to fly in Thailand for free. Ms. Janejit Ladpli, Vice President Travel and Leisure Marketing, KTC or Krungthai Card Public Company Limited, jointly with Mr. Ranon Viputsiri - Head of Commercial, Thai Vietjet Air, organize a promotion with double special privileges Thu, 19 Sep 2019 13:55:39 +0700 Direct Asia appoints new management team to become Thailands top digital insurance company Direct Asia (Thailand) Company Limited, the first online car insurance in Thailand, recently appointed Ms. Sirinthip Chotithamaporn as Group Managing Director to oversee Direct Asia in Southeast Asia, with Mr. Voravudh Varikarn as the new CEO of Direct Thu, 19 Sep 2019 9:50:33 +0700 BEM inform about Depot Blue Line scenario exercise. Bangkok Expressway and Metro Public Company Limited (BEM) would like inform about scenario exercise on 19th - 20th September 2019 at Training Center, Khlong Bang Phai station and Talad Bang Yai station MRT Purple Line. To enhance skill of employee and Thu, 19 Sep 2019 8:54:19 +0700 27 MW Solar PV Plant in Karnataka Commences Commercial Operations ThomasLloyd announced today that its investee company SolarArise India Projects Private Limited (SolarArise) has commissioned a 27 Megawatt (MW) Solar PV plant in Kerehalli village, Koppal District, State of Karnataka, India on 8 August 2019. The Thu, 19 Sep 2019 8:38:47 +0700 Bangkok Car Free Day 2019 Mass Rapid Transit Authority of Thailand (MRTA) cooperates with Bangkok Expressway and Metro Public Company Limited (BEM) joins the Bangkok Car Free Day 2019campaign to reduce traffic congestion, help protect the environment and encourage people to use Wed, 18 Sep 2019 15:06:56 +0700 Photo Release: Muang Thai Life Assurance received Education Achievement Awards from LIMRA LOMA Institute Mr. Sara Lamsam, President and Chief Executive Officer of Muang Thai Life Assurance Public Company Limited received Education Achievement Awards presented by Mr. Surapon Thongtoonsab, Managing Director of LIMRA LOMA Thailand. Education Achievement Wed, 18 Sep 2019 11:21:13 +0700 Coats Launches Coats Digital Coats, the world#s leading industrial thread company, is launching Coats Digital. The integrated technology business brings together all its software solutions under a new single brand which describes and aligns with the offering to its customers across Wed, 18 Sep 2019 10:13:32 +0700 Central Park Tower ผงาดขึ้นแท่นอาคารที่พักอาศัยที่สูงที่สุดในโลก Extell Development Company บริษัทพัฒนาอสังหาริมทรัพย์ครบวงจรทั้งที่พักอาศัย อาคารพาณิชย์ และโรงแรม มีความภาคภูมิใจที่จะประกาศว่า อาคาร Central Park Tower ที่มีความสูง 1,550 ฟุต เตรียมขึ้นแท่นอาคารที่พักอาศัยที่สูงที่สุดในโลก Wed, 18 Sep 2019 8:00:37 +0700 Central Park Tower Becomes the Tallest Residential Building in the World Extell Development Company, a full-service real estate developer of residential, commercial and hospitality properties, today announced that Central Park Tower has topped out, which at 1,550 feet, will be the tallest residential building in the world. Wed, 18 Sep 2019 8:00:33 +0700 THAI Holds MOU Signing Ceremony with DITP on Personnel Development Mr. Sumeth Damrongchaitham (3rd from left), President, Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI), and Ms. Banjongjitt Angsusingh (4th from left), Director General, Department of International Trade Promotion (DITP), recently signed the Tue, 17 Sep 2019 16:48:33 +0700 JD Digits Introduces Cutting-Edge eKYC Technology into Thailand Central JD Fintech Holding officially launches Dolfin app - the intelligent, one-stop platform for financial solutions Central JD Fintech Holding, a joint venture company owned by JD Digits, the leading innovator in digital technology, and Central Tue, 17 Sep 2019 15:00:00 +0700 Photo Release: KTC - UnionPay credit card provides cardmembers privileges to dine deliciously with even more value. Ms. Sudchavee Banjobdee, Vice President - Credit Card Business, KTC or Krungthai Card Public Company Limited, jointly with Ms. Apinya Rojanavorakul, Business Management Manager, UnionPay International, provide KTC UnionPay credit cardmembers special Tue, 17 Sep 2019 14:30:05 +0700 Direct Asia appoints new management team to become Thailands top digital insurance company Direct Asia (Thailand) Company Limited, the first online car insurance in Thailand, recently appointed Ms. Sirinthip Chotithamaporn as Group Managing Director to oversee Direct Asia in Southeast Asia, with Mr. Voravudh Varikarn as the new CEO of Direct Tue, 17 Sep 2019 14:15:42 +0700 Huawei CEO Wants to Share its 5G with the World Huawei is considering sharing its 5G technology to the West. In a recent interview with The Economist, the company#s founder and CEO, Mr. Ren Zhengfei said by licensing the technologies and production techniques, Huawei hopes to facilitate the Tue, 17 Sep 2019 11:56:12 +0700 Sphera Completes Acquisition of thinkstep, a Leading Sustainability Product Stewardship Software Company Sphera, a global provider of Integrated Risk Management software and information services with a focus on Environmental Health Safety, Operational Risk and Product Stewardship, has acquired thinkstep, a Stuttgart, Germany-based software and Tue, 17 Sep 2019 8:00:53 +0700 Indorama Ventures Makes Successful Unrated International Bond Debut Issuance Indorama Ventures Public Company Limited (IVL), a global chemical producer, has issued its first ever USD-denominated Senior Unsecured Reg S Fixed Rate Notes (the Bonds) international offering to foreign institutional investors. The transaction is one Mon, 16 Sep 2019 16:00:33 +0700 BTS GROUP HOLDINGS AS THE SECOND-TIME DJSI EMERGING MARKETS MEMBER AND ONLY THAI COMPANY IN THE RAIL TRANSORT INDUSTRY BTS Group Holdings Public Company Limited (BTS), the preeminent mass-transit services provider in Thailand and a privately-owned conglomerate, has been officially selected by the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) Emerging Markets 2019 as the Mon, 16 Sep 2019 14:57:31 +0700 Visa and AEON to launch the new Visa Olympic themed card issued by AEON Mr.Suripong Tantiyanon (2 nd from right), Country Manager, Visa Thailand, the official sponsor of Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 and Mr. Kenji Fujita (2 nd from left), Managing Director, AEON Thana Sinsap (Thailand) Public Company Limited jointly launched Visa Mon, 16 Sep 2019 14:05:42 +0700 PTTEP selected as DJSI member for 6th consecutive year With the second time named as Industry Leader PTTEP has once again been selected as a member of the 2019 Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) in the DJSI World Oil and Gas Upstream Integrated Industry for the sixth consecutive year. The company is also named the Industry Leader in this Mon, 16 Sep 2019 11:18:31 +0700 Menarini: Elcin Barker Ergun Group CEO Elcin Barker Ergun is the ideal addition to the Menarini team, in order to continue the agenda of growth in geography and therapeutic areas, commented Eric Cornut, Chairman of Menarini. Elcin Barker Ergun: Menarini is a company admired on a global Fri, 13 Sep 2019 15:35:38 +0700