Sunday September 23, 2018 06:05

THE NATION Press Releases

TK park invites France eMotion The animated journey is a travelling art exhibition that celebrates new technologies General—19 Sep 18

TK park joins with French Embassy in Thailand (led by Atout France, the national tourism development agency in France and the Institut francais, the public institution in charge of implementing France's cultural action abroad) are organizing the

Global Fishery Forum Discusses Industry Outlook General—18 Sep 18

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia--18 Sep--PRNewswire/InfoQuest
The 2nd Global Fishery Forum & Seafood Expo Russia, the national fishery sector's premier event, took place in St. Petersburg on 13-15 September 2018.
(Photo: https://mma.prnewswire.com/media/745108/Roscongress_Global_Fishery_Forum.jpg )

More than 3,000 business leaders, fisheries representatives and government officials from Denmark, Germany, Iceland, Italy, Canada, China, Morocco, Norway, the Faroe Islands, Japan and elsewhere attended the Forum. Agriculture Minister Dmitry Patrushev read a welcome address from President Vladimir Putin .

Deputy Agriculture Minister and Head of the Federal Fishery Agency Ilya Shestakov, leaders of sectoral agencies of the Faroe Islands and Morocco, UN (FAO) experts, the Pacific Biological Station, the International Council for the Exploration of the Sea, and the Embassy of Denmark spoke at the   "Global fishing activities 2050: resources, markets, technologies" plenary session. Attendees discussed competition in the World Ocean, aquatic bioresources reserves and the prospects of aquaculture given the Earth's growing population.

Pressing issues were discussed at panel sessions   "Issues in commercial straddling stocks fishing activities,"   "Shipbuilding 2050: A peek into the future,"   "Resources,"   "Aquaculture: 2

3rd China-ASEAN Information Harbor Forum Held in Nanning, Guangxi General—13 Sep 18

As reported by gx.cri.cn, on September 12, the 3rd China-ASEAN Information Harbor Forum, co-organized by the Cyberspace Administration of China, the National Development and Reform Commission, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, and the

Fitch Upgrades Thailand#s TMB, TBANK, TCAP and Affirms Other Mid- and Small-Sized Stcoks—11 Sep 18

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,

OSMEP Launches the New Mobile Application SME CONNEXT Bringing Thai SME Entrepreneurs onto the IT—10 Sep 18

OSMEP launches a new mobile application "SME CONNEXT" on the slogan "One Click for SME", expecting to promote Thai SME entrepreneurs in the 4.0 era under the Born-Digital concept with the use of digital platforms as means of mobilizing Thai SME business

Photo Release: SEC joins National Anti-corruption Day 2018 Stcoks—07 Sep 18

The SEC exeuctives and staffs joined the public and private sectors to celebrate the National Anti-Corruption Day organized by the Anti-Corruption Organization of Thailand (ACT) on September 6, 2018 at Bangkok International Trade & Exhibition Centre

Blood donation activity General—05 Sep 18

Market village Hua Hin with the National Blood Service Red Cross Red Cross branches of Hua Hin Invites you to share good times with blood donation. Start time at 12.00 am. – 3.00 pm. on 11 September, 2018. At the promotion area on the basement

Yardi Clients Featured in Global Real Estate Top 10 Report Stcoks—03 Sep 18

The Asian Association for Investors in Non-listed Real Estate Vehicles (ANREV), in partnership with the European Association for Investors in Non-listed Real Estate Vehicles (INREV) and the National Council of Real Estate Investment Fiduciaries (NCREIF)

2018 APAC HPC-AI Student Competition Sharpens Weather Forecast Accuracy and Image Recognition to IT—27 Aug 18

Co-Organized by The National Supercomputing Centre (NSCC) Singapore and HPC-AI Advisory Council, The Competition Brought Together 18 Student Teams from 7 Asia Pacific Countries and Regions for a 5-Month Challenge The Competition Yielded Winning

Fitch Affirms AEON Thana Sinsap at #A-(tha)#; Outlook Stable Stcoks—17 Aug 18

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. KEY

Photo Release: Indorama Ventures participating in Thailand National Science and Technology Fair IT—17 Aug 18

The CSR team from Indorama Ventures Head Office is joining the German Embassy with their pavilion at the Thailand National Science and Technology Fair 2018.The event is hosted by the National Science Museum, Ministry of Science & Technology

CIFF Shanghai 2018 will be displaying new products and choice brands at a show that will set the General—14 Aug 18

- CIFF Shanghai will cover 400,000 square metres of space at the National Exhibition & Convention Center (Shanghai) in Hongqiao. The attendance of new high-end exhibitors will help identify the real design trends required by visitors deeply invested

QANTAS TO DELIVER $3 MILLION IN DROUGHT RELIEF Lifestyle—10 Aug 18

Qantas, together with its customers, will donate $3 million to help provide relief to Australia's drought affected farming communities. The national carrier has announced a partnership with charity Rural Aid to help fund hay bales, water trucking,

Sandy joins Pudorn Reforestation Project with Dow Thailand Group in Honor of Her Majesty Queen General—09 Aug 18

On the occasion of the National Mother's Day in Thailand, Sandy Kroakaew Stuvik, Thai racing driver, together with the colleagues from Dacon Trading and Thaiwings Travel Agent volunteer to participate the tree-planting activity "2018 Pudorn Reforestation

AIS confirms to participate in 1800 MHz spectrum auction but decides not to join re-auction of 900 Telecom—08 Aug 18

According to the announcement of the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) on an invitation to apply for 1800MHz and 900MHz spectrum license auction, Advanced Info Service Public Limited Company (AIS) via its subsidiary, Advanced

CIFF Shanghai 2018 with New Theme New Layout: Create a Better Home General—31 Jul 18

The 42nd CIFF Shanghai will be held at the National Exhibition & Convention Center (Shanghai) in Hongqiao, from 10 to 13 September 2018, hosting more than 1,200 exhibitors and covering a total exhibition area of 400,000 square metres of optimized

Lunch for students at the Pattaya Redemptorist School for the Blind General—31 Jul 18

Dusit Thani Pattaya joined the nation as it celebrated the month of July, marking H.M. King Maha Vajiralongkorn's birthday on 28 July. Celebrations began with an alms giving ceremony for nine monks from Djitthabhawan Temple in the early morning attended

Fitch Affirms Siam Cement at #A+(tha)#; Rates New Debentures #A+(tha)# Stcoks—26 Jul 18

Fitch Ratings (Thailand) Limited has affirmed the National Long-Term Rating and the senior unsecured rating of The Siam Cement Public Company Limited (SCC) at 'A+(tha)'. The Outlook on the National Long-Term Rating is Stable. At the same time, Fitch has

Fitch Affirms Mercedes-Benz (Thailand)#s MTN Programmes at #AAA(tha)# Stcoks—23 Jul 18

Fitch Ratings (Thailand) Limited has affirmed the National Long-Term Rating on Mercedes-Benz (Thailand) Limited's (MBTh) medium-term note (MTN) programme of up to THB15 billion (MTN-2) and its THB10 billion MTN programme (MTN-1) at 'AAA(tha)'. The

Fitch Upgrades Asia Plus Group Holdings to #A(tha)#; Outlook Stable Stcoks—13 Jul 18

Fitch has today upgraded the National Long-Term Rating on Asia Plus Group Holdings Public Company Limited (ASP) to 'A(tha)' from 'A-(tha)'. The Outlook is Stable. At the same time, the agency has upgraded ASP's National Short-Term Rating to 'F1(tha)'

Blood donation activity General—11 Jul 18

Market village Hua Hin with the National Blood Service Red Cross Red Cross branches of Hua Hin Invites you to share good times with blood donation. Start time at 12.00 am. – 3.00 pm. on 12 July, 2018 in front of Market Village Hua Hin. www :

The Ministry of Culture hosts Bangkok ASEAN Film Festival 2018 Celebrating the 51st anniversary of General—29 Jun 18

The Ministry of Culture, in partnership with The National Federation of Motion Pictures and Contents Association, will hosts the 4th edition of "Bangkok ASEAN Film Festival 2018", held in part to celebrate the 51st anniversary of the founding of

NCI announces progress of research on breast cancer blood test Heathcare—26 Jun 18

The National Cancer Institute (NCI) says Thai women aged 60 years and older are facing increased risk of breast cancer, and urges society to emphasise breast cancer awareness promotion and regular health checks. The NCI also announces the progress of its

World Bank Vice President Visits Tajikistan, Highlights Importance of Water for Stcoks—21 Jun 18

DUSHANBE, June 20, 2018 – Mitigating the increases in floods, droughts, melting glaciers and other climate change-related effects requires coordinated action at the national, regional, and global levels, said Cyril Muller, World Bank Vice President

Statement Regarding World Bank Support to Nepal#s Education Sector Stcoks—20 Jun 18

KATHMANDU, June 19, 2017 – The World Bank's attention has been drawn to recent commentary in the media regarding the National Curriculum Framework prepared by the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology. "We wish to clarify the World Bank's

Fitch Affirms 4 Thai Non-Bank Subsidiaries of Foreign Financial Institutions Stcoks—18 Jun 18

Fitch Ratings (Thailand) has affirmed the National Long-Term Ratings on four Thai non-bank subsidiaries of foreign financial institutions as follows: - Easy Buy Public Company Limited's (EB) at 'AA+(tha)' - Maybank Kim Eng Securities (Thailand) Public

Fitch Affirms THB Senior Notes of Mizuho Bank and SMBC Bangkok Branch at Stcoks—18 Jun 18

Fitch Ratings (Thailand) has affirmed the National Long-Term Ratings on the Thai baht-denominated senior unsecured notes of Mizuho Bank, Ltd. (MHBK, A-/Stable/F1) and Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, Bangkok Branch (SMBC Bangkok Branch) at

Fitch Affirms Thai ORIX Leasing#s THB Guaranteed Bonds at #AAA(tha)# Stcoks—18 Jun 18

Fitch Ratings (Thailand) has affirmed the National Long-Term Ratings of Thai ORIX Leasing Company Limited's (TOLC) Thai baht-denominated guaranteed bonds at 'AAA(tha)'. The Outlook is Stable. A full list of rating actions is at the end of this

The UN Human Rights Office for South-East Asia published a post on Facebook General—14 Jun 18

The UN Human Rights Office for South-East Asia is concerned with the passing of the controversial Cyber Security Law by the National Assembly on Tuesday, which contains a number of provisions that are in contravention with Viet Nam's obligations under

The 4th China-Israel Investment Summit to be held in China#s Zhuhai in General—14 Jun 18

On the back the great results of the 3rd summit achieved last year, with the guidance and support of the responsible Chinese and Israeli government agencies, the International Cooperation Center of the National Development and Reform Commission of China