RATINGS Press Releases http://www.thailand4.com/ratings/ BIOTA Test Net Launch Event, the New Generation of Decentralized Cloud-Based Operating System On November 2nd, BIOTA held the first workshop, which was also BIOTA's test net launch event in Taiwan. As the latest generation of efficient cloud operating system based on blockchain technology, BIOTA's team consists of experts and scholars from many th-TH Wed, 14 Nov 2018 8:09:37 +0700 Fitch Rates Advanced Wireless Network#BBB+#; Stable Outlook http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-11-01/e05b2dbc4d7f9c97037663118724c7c0/ Fitch Ratings has assigned Thailand-based telecommunications company Advanced Wireless Network Company Limited (AWN) Long-Term Foreign- and Local-Currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDR) of#BBB+#. The Outlooks are Stable. KEY RATING DRIVERS Ratings http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-11-01/e05b2dbc4d7f9c97037663118724c7c0/ Thu, 01 Nov 2018 16:42:58 +0700 Southern California Gas Co. Ratings Stand-Alone Credit Profile Revised To #a+#; Outlook Remains Negative http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-10-31/148c0de266c0d7d2d6f12548a32f788f/ NEW YORK (SP Global Ratings) Oct. 30, 2018-SP Global Ratings today affirmed its #A# issuer credit rating on Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas). The outlook remains negative. We also affirmed our #A-1# short-term rating, the #A# rating on http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-10-31/148c0de266c0d7d2d6f12548a32f788f/ Wed, 31 Oct 2018 9:35:10 +0700 Fitch Ratings: 900MHz Spectrum Win Positive for DTAC#s Growth http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-10-30/208d79d9e6f283f16169e0aed6c65c1d/ Thai telco Total Access Communication Public Company Limited#s ( BBB/AA(tha)/Stable) market position is likely to strengthen after it secured 900MHz spectrum at an auction, which plugs the gap in its spectrum portfolio that had constrained its http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-10-30/208d79d9e6f283f16169e0aed6c65c1d/ Tue, 30 Oct 2018 16:17:13 +0700 Bumrungrad International Hospital Implements InterSystems TrakCare with Early Benefits to Patient Satisfaction, Safety, and Efficiency http://www.thailand4.com/.food/2018-10-30/ec5aa9bc9268b9860661ba1f68a8f1b1/ Eighteen-Month Digital Transformation Leads to Record High Patient Satisfaction Ratings in Several Departments at World Class, Multi-Specialty Private Hospital InterSystems, a global leader in health information technology, and Bumrungrad International http://www.thailand4.com/.food/2018-10-30/ec5aa9bc9268b9860661ba1f68a8f1b1/ Tue, 30 Oct 2018 15:51:00 +0700 Fitch Affirms Muang Thai Life at #BBB+#; Outlook Stable http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-10-29/8a32c691d0eaf5e06ab13fc6a6e5675c/ Fitch Ratings has affirmed Muang Thai Life Assurance Public Company Limited#s (MTL) Insurer Financial Strength (IFS) Rating at #BBB+# (Good) and National IFS Rating at #AAA(tha)#. The Outlooks are Stable. KEY RATING DRIVERS The affirmation reflects the http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-10-29/8a32c691d0eaf5e06ab13fc6a6e5675c/ Mon, 29 Oct 2018 14:46:28 +0700 Fitch Affirms AIS at #BBB+#/#AA+(tha)#, AWN at #AA+(tha)# http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-10-17/80c1c223b965ff595b42e9e358a4d080/ Fitch Ratings has affirmed Thailand-based telecommunications company Advanced Info Service Public Company Limited#s (AIS) Long-Term Foreign- and Local-Currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDR) at #BBB+# with a Stable Outlook. The agency has also affirmed http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-10-17/80c1c223b965ff595b42e9e358a4d080/ Wed, 17 Oct 2018 16:56:34 +0700 Fitch Affirms DTAC at #BBB/AA(tha)#; Outlook Stable http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-10-16/a4d14f47e29351d6d9ee7c572e153fae/ Fitch Ratings has affirmed Thailand-based telecommunications company Total Access Communication Public Company Limited#s (DTAC) Long-Term Foreign- and Local-Currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDR) at #BBB# with a Stable Outlook. The agency has also http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-10-16/a4d14f47e29351d6d9ee7c572e153fae/ Tue, 16 Oct 2018 15:32:14 +0700 Fitch Affirms TASCO at #A-(tha)#/Stable and Withdraws Ratings http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-10-12/b94540fa1cc7b00a2bca759d6a7e7c9c/ Fitch Ratings (Thailand) Limited has affirmed Tipco Asphalt Public Company Limited#s (TASCO) National Long-Term Rating at #A-(tha)# and its National Short-Term Rating at #F2(tha)#. The Outlook is Stable. Fitch has simultaneously chosen to withdraw http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-10-12/b94540fa1cc7b00a2bca759d6a7e7c9c/ Fri, 12 Oct 2018 17:37:44 +0700 AVR(R) microcontrollers now supported in MPLAB(R) X Integrated Development Environment http://www.thailand4.com/.it/2018-10-09/58f0a537856a188150772668c8fb9e3b/ - Developers new to the AVR architecture can easily begin designs with a unified development platform that crosses multiple operating systems Designers who have traditionally used Microchip#s PIC(R) microcontrollers (MCUs) and developed with the MPLAB http://www.thailand4.com/.it/2018-10-09/58f0a537856a188150772668c8fb9e3b/ Tue, 09 Oct 2018 9:00:00 +0700 Fitch Rates AEON Thana Sinsap#s THB Notes #A-(tha)# http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-10-08/1156594c64acdd998db1d851ec189567/ Fitch Ratings (Thailand) has assigned AEON Thana Sinsap (Thailand) Public Company Limited#s ( A-(tha)/Stable) upcoming issue of Thai baht-denominated senior unsecured notes a National Long-Term Rating of #A-(tha)#. Proceeds of the issuance will be http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-10-08/1156594c64acdd998db1d851ec189567/ Mon, 08 Oct 2018 16:31:30 +0700 Fitch Rates THB Notes Issued by SMBC#s Bangkok Branch #AAA(tha)# http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-10-04/140f3e3a360f37806082bdbd3ac8f53d/ Fitch Ratings (Thailand) has assigned Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation#s ( A/Stable/F1) upcoming issuance of up to THB3 billion in senior unsecured notes a National Long-Term Rating of #AAA(tha)#. The tenure for the notes will be up to three http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-10-04/140f3e3a360f37806082bdbd3ac8f53d/ Thu, 04 Oct 2018 17:32:10 +0700 Movenpick Hotels Resorts unveils a global menu of seven savoury dishes with a touch of the finest Swiss chocolate http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-10-02/11503baad142ebbd1c52f1059a8d6073/ Movenpick Hotels Resorts, an upscale brand within the AccorHotels Group, is celebrating Swiss cuisine and the culinary versatility of chocolate with a new global menu of savoury dishes featuring a sweet twist. The brand#s talented #food artisans# http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-10-02/11503baad142ebbd1c52f1059a8d6073/ Tue, 02 Oct 2018 17:26:13 +0700 Fitch Ratings: Thailand Resilient to Rising Global Risks http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-10-02/a733cad8f4bfcf49797a31129eccc36d/ Thailand#s economy and banks should be able to weather heightening global risks from rising US interest rates, although escalating trade wars could pressure global growth next year, according to sovereign and banking analysts at Fitch Ratings# annual http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-10-02/a733cad8f4bfcf49797a31129eccc36d/ Tue, 02 Oct 2018 16:23:54 +0700 Fitch Affirms Siam Future at #BBB(tha)#; Outlook Stable http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-09-28/b0e2857eaa0d1ebaa69515689125b8a4/ Fitch Ratings (Thailand) Limited has affirmed Siam Future Development Public Company Limited#s (SF) National Long-Term Rating at #BBB(tha)# with a Stable Outlook, National Short-Term Rating at #F3(tha)# and outstanding senior unsecured debentures at http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-09-28/b0e2857eaa0d1ebaa69515689125b8a4/ Fri, 28 Sep 2018 15:38:53 +0700 Aeroflot Confirms Five Star Global Airline Status in APEX#s Official Airline Ratings http://www.thailand4.com/.life/2018-09-27/7a4bf5d9141916b7b66663a86ef1644a/ Aeroflot has again been recognised as a Five Star Global Airline at the APEX Awards, held on September 24 in Boston. The status, first granted to Aeroflot last year, has now been extended through 2019. (Logo: http://www.thailand4.com/.life/2018-09-27/7a4bf5d9141916b7b66663a86ef1644a/ Thu, 27 Sep 2018 11:13:03 +0700 Fitch Rates ICBCTL#s Senior Notes #AAA(tha)# http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-09-24/1542ef0230245c20af3b6cf1a7125f85/ Fitch Ratings (Thailand) Limited has assigned ICBC (Thai) Leasing Company Limited#s (ICBCTL, AAA(tha)/Stable/F1+(tha)) upcoming long-term senior unsecured notes a National Long-Term Rating of #AAA(tha)#. The notes will be issued under ICBCTL#s THB30 http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-09-24/1542ef0230245c20af3b6cf1a7125f85/ Mon, 24 Sep 2018 16:18:30 +0700 Fitch Affirms Standard Chartered Bank (Thai) at #A-#; Outlook Stable http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-09-21/99a0c12cbf03cf702b7fa96ea2718828/ Fitch Ratings has affirmed Standard Chartered Bank (Thai) Public Company Limited#s (SCBT) Long-Term Foreign- and Local-Currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDR) at #A-# with a Stable Outlook. At the same time, the agency has affirmed SCBT#s National http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-09-21/99a0c12cbf03cf702b7fa96ea2718828/ Fri, 21 Sep 2018 17:23:04 +0700 Fitch Rates Bangkok Bank#s USD Senior Notes Final #BBB+# http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-09-17/15b536d829bb266081bcbc70be5c7896/ 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 http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-09-17/15b536d829bb266081bcbc70be5c7896/ Mon, 17 Sep 2018 14:37:38 +0700 Nava Nakorn Electricity Generating Successfully Issued Its Debut Debentures of THB 6,400 million http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-09-14/807c30baddde9f8bd12293f52cdcbc26/ Nava Nakorn Electricity Generating#s Company Limited (NNEG) is pleased to announce its inaugural THB debentures issuance from a successful multi-tranche offering with amortization structure of 3-year with interest rate of 2.68%, 5-year with interest http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-09-14/807c30baddde9f8bd12293f52cdcbc26/ Fri, 14 Sep 2018 10:08:16 +0700 Fitch Rates Bangkok Bank#s Proposed USD Senior Notes #BBB+(EXP)# http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-09-13/e86615622e7f23cf3f08705d51733c0f/ 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 http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-09-13/e86615622e7f23cf3f08705d51733c0f/ Thu, 13 Sep 2018 9:25:16 +0700 Fitch: ThaiBev#s Larger Issuance Won#t Affect Rating on Bond http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-09-11/61661eb311f04be7e5f13b4acebaf0b7/ Fitch Ratings (Thailand) Limited says there will be no rating impact on the #AA(tha)# rating on Thai Beverage Public Company Limited#s (ThaiBev, BBB-/AA(tha)/Stable) new senior unsecured debentures after the company increased the size of the issuance to http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-09-11/61661eb311f04be7e5f13b4acebaf0b7/ Tue, 11 Sep 2018 17:43:09 +0700 Oil Insurance Limited (OIL) Upgraded by Standard Poor#s to #A# from #A-# on Stronger Financial Risk Outlook Stable http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-09-11/6bb832321884478927ec01e726e77b12/ On Sept. 7, 2018, SP Global Ratings raised its long-term financial strength and issuer credit ratings on OIL to #A# from #A-# and its issue-level rating to #BBB+# from #BBB#. The outlook is stable. Bertil C. Olsson, President CEO, commented http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-09-11/6bb832321884478927ec01e726e77b12/ Tue, 11 Sep 2018 10:51:53 +0700 Fitch Upgrades Thailand#s TMB, TBANK, TCAP and Affirms Other Mid- and Small-Sized Banks http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-09-11/7cb0dff6737746826f93afb29d7bdc6d/ Fitch Ratings has upgraded the National Long-Term Ratings of Thailand-based TMB Bank Public Company Limited and Thanachart Bank Public Company Limited (TBANK) to #AA-(tha)#, from #A+(tha)#, and the National Long-Term Rating of TBANK#s holding company, http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-09-11/7cb0dff6737746826f93afb29d7bdc6d/ Tue, 11 Sep 2018 10:22:45 +0700 HOLIDAY CHECK AWARD 2018: TOP RECOMMENDED HOTELS FOR CENTARA GRAND BEACH RESORT VILLAS HUA HIN http://www.thailand4.com/.life/2018-09-04/35134db517f71eee9917f9e943d6b48c/ Hua Hin#s historic icon Centara Grand Beach Resort Villas Hua Hin recently shared its pride as it was granted Top Recommended Hotels in Hua Hin on HolidayCheck 2018#, based on millions of reviews and excellent ratings from travelers all over the http://www.thailand4.com/.life/2018-09-04/35134db517f71eee9917f9e943d6b48c/ Tue, 04 Sep 2018 17:06:38 +0700 Fitch Ratings: Diversification Shields Thai Securities Firms from Volatility http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-08-29/4c705eece74bab6f4661d5a3ad579dc8/ Thai securities companies that are able to build up their franchises and continue to diversify to reduce their reliance on brokerage revenue are likely to fare better in the challenging operating environment, Fitch Ratings says. Fitch expects the http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-08-29/4c705eece74bab6f4661d5a3ad579dc8/ Wed, 29 Aug 2018 16:03:36 +0700 Fitch Rates EASY BUY#s THB Senior Unsecured Bonds at #AA+(tha)# http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-08-23/dc1d5879736db13e45b67087b7c8381b/ 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 http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-08-23/dc1d5879736db13e45b67087b7c8381b/ Thu, 23 Aug 2018 14:55:21 +0700 Fitch Affirms BAM at #AA-(tha)#; Outlook Negative http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-08-17/4509ba512555e7504bc9522b4b66af81/ Fitch Ratings (Thailand) has affirmed Bangkok Commercial Asset Management Public Company Limited#s (BAM) National Long-Term Rating at #AA-(tha)# with a Negative Outlook. A full list of rating action is at the end of this commentary. KEY RATING http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-08-17/4509ba512555e7504bc9522b4b66af81/ Fri, 17 Aug 2018 18:52:04 +0700 Fitch Affirms AEON Thana Sinsap at #A-(tha)#; Outlook Stable http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-08-17/db24564edf06af523b879c62e7ca5f1e/ Fitch Ratings (Thailand) has affirmed the National Long-Term Rating of AEON Thana Sinsap (Thailand) Public Company Limited (AEONTS) at #A-(tha)# with a Stable Outlook. A full list of rating actions is at the end of this rating action commentary. 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