Saturday January 20, 2018 13:59

STRENGTH Press Releases

Ferrero to Acquire Nestle#s U.S. Confectionary Business Stcoks—17 Jan 18

Ferrero Is the Third-Largest Company in the Global Chocolate Confectionary Market and this U.S. Transaction Will Strengthen its Worldwide Position Will Become Third-Largest Confectionary Company in the U.S., Reflecting Strong Commitment to Growth in a

Indorama Ventures and Huvis to Form Joint Venture to Produce High Value-Added Products in Stcoks—15 Jan 18

- Extends complementary capabilities of Indorama Ventures and Huvis to deliver customer value proposition and accelerate profitable growth - Builds position as one of leaders in Low Melting Fiber (LMF) in low tax environment in the U.S.A. - Strengthens

EXIM Thailand Encourages SME Exporters to Hedge Foreign Exchange Risks Stcoks—15 Jan 18

Mr. Pisit Serewiwattana, President of Export-Import Bank of Thailand (EXIM Thailand), reveals that Thai baht continued its strengthening trend throughout 2017, most recently on January 12, 2018 passing the 32 baht mark against the US dollar, up 12% which

BOC Insurance Co. Ltd. #A-# Ratings Outlook Stable Stcoks—11 Jan 18

HONG KONG (S&P Global Ratings) Jan. 11, 2018--S&P Global Ratings affirmed its 'A-' local currency long-term insurer financial strength and issuer credit ratings on BOC Insurance Co. Ltd. The outlook is stable. We affirmed the ratings because we

Parker Water Sanitation District, CO Revenue Bond Rating Raised To #AA+# On Financial Strength And Stcoks—10 Jan 18

CENTENNIAL (S&P Global Ratings) Jan. 9, 2018--S&P Global Ratings raised its rating to 'AA+' from 'AA' on Parker Water and Sanitation District, Colo.'s outstanding water and sewer enterprise revenue bonds. At the same time, S&P Global Ratings

Meritor Inc. Upgraded To #BB# On Strengthened Business Debt Rating Raised To #BB-#; Outlook Stcoks—09 Jan 18

NEW YORK (S&P Global Ratings) Jan. 8, 2018--S&P Global Ratings today raised its corporate credit rating to 'BB' from 'BB-' on Troy, Mich.-based Meritor Inc. The outlook is stable. We also raised our issue-level rating on the company's senior

GCL-SI Announces Appointment of CEO, Further Strengthening Global Competitiveness Energy—08 Jan 18

GCL System Integration Technology Co., LTD. (SZ: 002506) ("GCL-SI", or the "Company"), a subsidiary of the world's leading clean energy conglomerate GCL, announces the appointment of Mr. Eric Luo as Chief Executive Officer,effective January 5, 2018. Mr.

KIEHLS POWERFUL-STRENGTH LINE-REDUCING CONCENTRATE สูตรปรับปรุงใหม่ สินค้า—04 Jan 18

เซรั่มลดเลือนริ้วรอยทรงประสิทธิภาพ ปฏิบัติการฉับไว ที่ลูกค้าคีลส์ชื่นชอบได้รับการปรับปรุงสูตรใหม่ โดยเพิ่มส่วนผสมของวิตามินซีและเสริมด้วยไฮยาลูโรนิก แอซิด ผ่านการทดสอบทางคลินิกแล้วว่าช่วยให้ริ้วรอยดูลดเลือนลงและผิวดูเปล่งปลั่งขึ้นอย่างเห็นได้ชัด -

Bank of China Group Insurance Co. Ltd. #A-# Rating Outlook Stable Stcoks—27 Dec 17

HONG KONG (S&P Global Ratings) Dec. 27, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today affirmed its 'A-' local currency long-term insurer financial strength and issuer credit ratings on Bank of China Group Insurance Co. Ltd. (BOCG Insurance). The outlook is

Japan-Based MassMutual Life Downgraded To #A-#; Outlook Stable Stcoks—27 Dec 17

TOKYO (S&P Global Ratings) Dec. 27, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today said it has lowered to 'A-' from 'A+' its insurer financial strength and issuer credit ratings on Japan-based MassMutual Life Insurance Co. (MassMutual Japan). The outlook on the

Keurig Green Mountain Inc. Upgraded To #BB+# On Strengthened Credit Outlook Stcoks—22 Dec 17

- U.S.-based single-serve coffee manufacturer Keurig Green Mountain Inc. has meaningfully strengthened its credit metrics through a combination of debt repayment and improved operating performance since its leveraged buyout (LBO) in 2016. - We believe

AIS Gives Korat Locals New Strength by Bringing Jobs and Enhancing Isaans Economy through the Telecom—21 Dec 17

the Largest and Most Modern Training Center in Isaan for Human Development and Call Center Training An astoundingly new dimension from a private sector whose vision is to create value-added in human development, share cumulative knowledge, and provide

New World Bank Support to Unleash Agri-food Sectors Potential in Morocco Stcoks—21 Dec 17

Support for strengthening agricultural value chains for greater inclusion of small and medium producers Washington, December 20, 2017 – With the increased productivity of Morocco's agriculture sector over the past few years, driven by ambitious

Ghana Gets Support for Fiscal Institutions, Jobs, and Social Security Stcoks—21 Dec 17

WASHINGTON, December 20, 2017—The World Bank approved today a $200 million International Development Association (IDA)* credit to support Ghana in strengthening its institutions, improving competitiveness for job creation, and maintaining social

World Bank Supports Togos Efforts to Strengthen Fiscal Framework, Energy and ICT Stcoks—21 Dec 17

WASHINGTON, December 20, 2017--The World Bank today approved a $51.9 million (about FCFA30 billion) International Development Association (IDA)* grant to boost Togo's efforts to improve fiscal sustainability and promote economic growth. The Fiscal

World Bank Injects $105 Million to Improve Primary Health Care in Underserved Areas of Stcoks—21 Dec 17

WASHINGTON, December 20, 2017 - The World Bank approved today $105 million equivalent in non-reimbursable grants for the Government of Mozambique's Primary Health Care Strengthening Program?for?Results. Of this amount, $25 million equivalent is provided

Government of India and World Bank Sign Agreement to Support Vocational Stcoks—20 Dec 17

NEW DELHI, December 19, 2017 – The Government of India and the World Bank today signed a $125 million credit agreement for the Skills Strengthening for Industrial Value Enhancement Operation (STRIVE), which is aimed at improving the quality of

IMF Executive Board Discusses Proposals for Toolkit Reform, Concludes Review of the Flexible Credit Stcoks—20 Dec 17

The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has been discussing during the past year proposals to reform the Fund's lending toolkit, with the aim of further strengthening the Global Financial Safety Net (GFSN) . In this context, the

Asia Capital Reinsurance Group Pte. Ltd. #A-# Rating Affirmed With Stable Stcoks—19 Dec 17

SINGAPORE (S&P Global Ratings) Dec. 19, 2017--S&P Global Ratings affirmed its 'A-' local currency long-term financial strength and issuer credit ratings on Asia Capital Reinsurance Group Pte. Ltd. (ACRG). The outlook is stable. ACRG is a

Launching the Luxurious All New Honda PCX150 Feel the latest pride of combination of technology Automotive—19 Dec 17

A.P. Honda Co., Ltd., the official Honda motorcycle distributor in Thailand, is strengthening its leadership in Thailand motorcycle industry with the launch of premium A.T. motorcycle, All New Honda PCX150under the concept of "Welcome to the New Pride"

HUBBA joins Google for Entrepreneurs global network Thai entrepreneurship hub strengthens the IT—19 Dec 17

Thailand's longest running and largest coworking and entrepreneur-building space, HUBBA, announced its partnership with Google for Entrepreneurs today, becoming the country's first tech hub partner in Thailand. HUBBA members can now take advantage of

Although dynamic, Frances organic food sector could be forced to abandon its original principles in Stcoks—15 Dec 17

- The increasing preference of households for organic food is reflected in the sector's very strong growth which is expected to exceed EUR8 billion in 2017 - Strength of organic companies: a 10% increase in the organic share of a sub-sector would reduce

Consolidated IAG Subsidiaries #AA-# Ratings Withdrawn At IAG#s Request Stcoks—15 Dec 17

MELBOURNE (S&P Global Ratings) Dec. 15, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today said it has withdrawn its 'AA-' financial strength and issuer credit ratings on CGU Insurance Ltd. (CGU), WFI Insurance Ltd. (WFI), Swann Insurance (Aust) Pty Ltd. (Swann),

Insurance Australia Group Affirmed At #A#; Core Operating Subs Affirmed At #AA-#; Outlooks Stcoks—15 Dec 17

MELBOURNE (S&P Global Ratings) Dec. 15, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today said it has affirmed its 'A' issuer credit rating on insurance group holding company Insurance Australia Group Ltd. (IAG). We also affirmed our 'AA-' financial strength and

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2017 Article IV Consultation with Albania Stcoks—15 Dec 17

On December 4th, 2017, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the 2017 Article IV Consultation with Albania. 1 Albania's economy grew by 3.4 percent in 2016 and continues to strengthen, benefitting from rising domestic

The World Bank and Vietnam Work to Strengthen Financial Systems Stcoks—15 Dec 17

HANOI, December 14, 2017 – A new World Bank report, jointly launched today with Vietnam's Ministry of Finance, will support the development of a sound financial reporting institutional framework, by improving understanding of high-quality corporate

Stronger Investment and Export Growth Continue to Strengthen Indonesias Stcoks—15 Dec 17

JAKARTA, December 14, 2017 — The Indonesian economy continued to expand at a solid pace during the third quarter of 2017 helped by commodity tailwinds and stronger domestic and external demand, according to the World Bank's December 2017 Indonesia

IMF Executive Board Approves US$170.1 Million under the ECF Arrangement for Stcoks—13 Dec 17

- ECF-supported program aims at strengthening the resilience of the Guinean economy, scaling-up public investments in infrastructure to foster high and more broad-based growth On December 11, 2017, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund

Everest Insurance (Ireland) DAC Rated #A+# On Guarantee From Everest Reinsurance (Bermuda) Ltd.; Stcoks—12 Dec 17

NEW YORK (S&P Global Ratings) Dec. 11, 2017--S&P Global Ratings said today it assigned its 'A+' financial strength rating to Everest Insurance (Ireland) DAC (EIID). The outlook is stable. Everest Reinsurance (Bermuda) Ltd. (ERB) has provided a

Fitch Affirms Thai Life Insurance at #BBB+#; Outlook Stable Stcoks—08 Dec 17

Fitch Ratings has affirmed Thai Life Insurance Public Company Limited's (TLI) Insurer Financial Strength (IFS) Rating at 'BBB+' (Good) and National IFS Rating at 'AAA(tha)'. The Outlooks are Stable. KEY RATING DRIVERS The affirmation takes into account