Sunday July 22, 2018 18:00

THE SECOND Press Releases

Bangkok Bank reports second quarter 2018 net profit of Baht 9.2 billion Stcoks—20 Jul 18

The Thai economy in the second quarter of 2018 continued to grow on the back of expansion of Thailand's exports and tourism. The domestic economy started to show more visible signs of recovery with solid growth in both private consumption and private

Siam Commercial Bank reported Baht 11.1 billion net profit for the second quarter of 2018 and Baht Stcoks—20 Jul 18

Siam Commercial Bank and its subsidiaries announced total operating income of Baht 34.3 billion in the second quarter of 2018, a 1.1% yoy increase on the back of net interest income growth of 4.7% yoy despite pressure from lower non-interest income.

TBANK registers strong performance with 14th straight growth in quarterly profit, driven by Stcoks—18 Jul 18

Thanachart Bank Public Company Limited (TBANK) reported a net profit of 3,821 million baht for the second quarter of 2018, up 1.11% from the prior quarter, and up 14.71% compared to the same quarter last year. Noteworthy is the fact that earnings have

THAI Smile wins the Grand Prize from TripAdvisor for the second consecutive year, Best Airline in Lifestyle—17 Jul 18

THAI Smile wins the Grand Prize from TripAdvisor for the second consecutive year, Best Airline in Thailand, Winner of Regional Airline in Asia and Winner of Economy Class Airline in Asia Mr Chatchai Panyoo (3rd from left), Acting Chief Executive Officer,

Mercedes-Benz excites Customers with the astonishing LOCAL PRODUCTION Mercedes-AMG GLC 43 4MATIC Automotive—17 Jul 18

Mercedes-Benz (Thailand) Limited answers the expectations of customers who love speed and style with the local production of GLC 43 4MATIC Coupe. The second LOCAL PRODUCTION model from Mercedes-AMG is positioned as a new contender in the category of

Photo Release: Krungsri wins Best Brand Performance (Finalist) for second consecutive Stcoks—13 Jul 18

Krungsri (Bank of Ayudhya PCL) received Best Brand Performance (Finalist) in the banking category for the second consecutive year at Thailand Zocial Awards 2018+ in recognition of its outstanding brand effectively using social media marketing. The

China (Shenzhen) Gifts Home Fair, Organized by Reed Huabo Exhibitions, will take place in October General—06 Jul 18

Many people know China as a major supplier of all kinds of products to the world. However, with rapid economic growth, China is now becoming a major consumer of the world's luxury products. Now that China is the second-largest economy in terms of

Del Monte Foods Inc. Downgraded To #SD#, Second-Lien Rating Lowered To #D# On Debt Buyback At Less Stcoks—29 Jun 18

NEW YORK (S&P Global Ratings) June 28, 2018--S&P Global Ratings today lowered its corporate credit rating on Walnut Creek, Calif.-based Del Monte Foods Inc. to 'SD' from 'CCC-'. We are lowering our issue-level rating on the second-lien term loan

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation and Completes Second Review of Georgias Stcoks—28 Jun 18

On June 27, 2018, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) approved the completion of the second review of the three-year Extended Fund Facility (EFF) arrangement for Georgia. The EFF was approved on April 12, 2017 for an of SDR 210.4

Ctrips First Oversea Gourmet List Ceremony held in Bangkok General—27 Jun 18

Ctrip is the largest online travel agent in Asia and the second largest in the world. Ctrip's independent gourmet brand and most influential food rating system held the First Oversea GourmetList Ceremony in Bangkok, Thailand. The 2018 "Taste the City"

IMF Staff Completes Review Mission to Gabon Stcoks—26 Jun 18

An International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission led by Alex Segura-Ubiergo visited Libreville during June 13-25 to conduct discussions for the second review of Gabon's [1] extended arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF). [2] The EFF-supported

World Bank Rwanda Economic Update Stcoks—22 Jun 18

KIGALI, June 21, 2018--Rwanda's annual growth reached 6.1% in the second half of 2017, thanks to improved export performance, revitalized agriculture and resumption of growth in private consumption, according to the 12thedition of the World Bank Rwanda

Toshiba Thailand Plans to Be More Proactive In the Second Half of 2018 With More Than 34 New General—22 Jun 18

Mr. Toshiro Ishiwatari, Chairman of Toshiba Lifestyle Products and Services Corporation (TLSC), Japan, along with Mr. Brian Zhao, President of Toshiba Thailand Co. Ltd., and top management team, held a press conference on "A New Chapter Beyond All

Abidjan hosts high-level discussion on infrastructure governance Stcoks—21 Jun 18

Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire, June 20, 2018: Representatives from government, multilateral development banks, the private sector, and civil society converge in Abidjan this week for the Second Regional Roundtable on Infrastructure Governance and Tools. The

PDI continues its investment plan in the second half of 2018 Stcoks—20 Jun 18

PDI is speeding up its new investment plan to achieve its target in the second half of this year. Thanks to PDI's recent strong financial performance, the company now has more than 2 billion baht ready to invest. The company's solar farm business is

SET announces SET Index Series semi-annual review results to be used in second half of Stcoks—19 Jun 18

The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) announces, the semi-annual index review results for the SET50, SET100, sSET, SETHD indices, and index's constituents of SETCLMV and SETTHSI to be used in the second half of 2018 (July 1 - December 31). There will be

KLeasing adheres to Data Analytics strategy In an effort to hit 45 billion Baht for Stcoks—18 Jun 18

KLeasing is prepared for the uptrend of auto market in the second half of 2018, and aims to extend 45 billion Baht of financing. The company is on track to undertake comprehensive development of its products, including digital channels, and to employ

Competition heats up as Channel 8 rolls out plans to increase content in all time slots Packed with Entertainment—18 Jun 18

Competition among digital TV is about to get more intense as Channel 8 unveils its plans for the second half of the year, which will attract viewers nationwide and bring its group-wide profits up to its new high, breaking all records in the company's

SET strengthens social enterprises via 2nd SET Social Impact Gym Stcoks—18 Jun 18

The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) together with Market for Alternative Investment (mai) and mai Listed Company Association (maiA) will organize the SET Social Impact Gym 2018 project for the second consecutive year to firm up social enterprises (SEs)

KTC goes all out for KTC PROUD members to participate in cash back lucky prize draws with a total Stcoks—11 Jun 18

Ms. Phichamon Jitpentham, Vice President – Personal Loans Business, "KTC" or Krungthai Card Public Company Limited,states, "In the second quarter, KTC is in preparation to allocate an extensive budget to give back to over 850,000 members across the

IMF Executive Board Concludes Second Post-Program Monitoring Discussions with Cyprus, Extends Stcoks—08 Jun 18

On June 4, 2018, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Second Post-Program Monitoring Discussions [1] with Cyprus and supported extending post-program monitoring through July 31, 2019. Cyprus's economic recovery has

Photo Release: PTTEP certified as member of Private Sector Collective Action Coalition against General—07 Jun 18

PTT Exploration and Production Public Company Limited (PTTEP) was recently certified by Thailand's Private Sector Collective Action Coalition Against Corruption (CAC) as a member for the second consecutive term, reflecting PTTEP's commitment and

Justify to #Fly# at the Historic Triple Crown Run with Wheels Up as Exclusive General—07 Jun 18

Wheels Up , the revolutionary member-based private aviation company, today announces an exclusive sponsorship of undefeated Thoroughbred racehorse Justify as he competes at the 2018 Belmont Stakes to become the second Triple Crown winner in 40 years this

AIT remains the top-ranked international university according to latest General—07 Jun 18

The Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) has maintained its position as the world's top international university once again, bagging six perfect scores for the second consecutive year in the category of "International Orientation" in the latest edition of

Charming Luquan awaits global tourists Lifestyle—05 Jun 18

The Second Tourism Development Conference of Shijiazhuang City, capital city of Hebei Province, will be held in Luquan District, a beautiful place seated at the eastern side of Taihang Mountains from June 9 to June 11, according to Luquan District

UNWTO Forum delegates savour Bangkoks grassroots gastronomy Lifestyle—04 Jun 18

The second day of the 4th UNWTO World Forum on Gastronomy Tourism saw delegates fanning out across many parts of the Thai capital to enjoy the boundless diversity of its multi-cultural grassroots gastronomy. In a carefully planned series of Bangkok Food

GAC Motor Delivers 150 GA3Ss to Police Force of Nigeria General—04 Jun 18

GAC Motor has officially delivered 150 GA3Ss to Nigerian police force in Nigerian capital city of Abuja, which were purchased and donated by Alhaji Aliko Dangote, Chairman of Aliko Dangote Foundation. This is the second time that the company has

Photob Release: Coffee Morning General—11 May 18

Parent of Year 6 students met with staff for an informal coffee and chat on Friday at the Regent's International School, Bangkok. Primary and Secondary staff attendance and much of the conversation was about transition to the Secondary

Siblings Shine at Qualification Round of Bangkok Open General—14 May 18

The second successive international-level beach volleyball competition to take place in the heart of a capital city kicked off at the King Mongkut's Institute of Technology, Ladkrabang in Bangkok, Thailand. The Federation Internationale de Volleyball

Sandy Stuvik Gets Top 10 in Home Race General—14 May 18

The second round of the Blancpain GT Series Asia took place at the Buriram International Circuit in Thailand this past weekend with Sandy Kraokaew Stuvik piloting his Porsche 911 GT3 R alongside Shae Davies, an Australian racing driver with Craft Bamboo