Wednesday November 14, 2018 10:34

THE UNITED Press Releases

Photo News: THAI Jointly Organizes Travel Agent Seminar in Abu Dhabi Lifestyle—05 Nov 18

Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI) and the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) jointly organized a Travel Agent Seminar at Dusit Thani Hotel in Abu Dhabi, the United Arab Emirates (U.A.E.). Mr. Chantouch Srinilta (sixth from left),

CHILDREN ARE THE STAR GUESTS AT THE UNITED NATIONS UNIVERSAL CHILDRENS DAY CELEBRATION HELD AT INTERCONTINENTAL BANGKOK General—02 Nov 18

On 17 November, in honour of United Nations Universal Children's Day, InterContinental Bangkok is putting children first and inviting them to enjoy a five-course tasting menu for free at InterContinental Bangkok's Fireplace Grill and Bar, when

Armida Salsiah Alisjahbana assumes helm of UNESCAP General—01 Nov 18

Deeper regional cooperation to tackle transboundary challenges while accelerating implementation of Sustainable Development Goals Bangkok (ESCAP News) – Dr Armida Alisjahbana, the new Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic and Social

JUST Water Wins Global Best Packaging Solution Award With Tetra Pak Carton General—01 Nov 18

JUST Water, the innovative global water brand from the United States, has received the 'Best Packaging Solution' award at the 2018 Global Bottled Water Congress with its unique Tetra Top(R) carton bottle. (Logo:

29 Thai listed firms granted SET Sustainability Awards 2018 Stcoks—31 Oct 18

The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) today grants the "SET Sustainability Awards 2018" to 29 listed companies with outstanding achievement in sustainable business practices in support of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The SET

Global Forum on Human Settlements calls for urban innovation toward achieving SDG 11 and the New General—31 Oct 18

The Global Forum on Human Settlements (GFHS) 2018 concluded today at the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) in Bangkok as participants gathered to commemorate World Cities Day. The two-day meeting organized

CFLD#s Dachang Movie Town Wins International Recognition and Selected as Global Model of Properties—31 Oct 18

On October 30, 2018, the 13th annual session of the Global Forum on Human Settlements (GFHS), jointly organized by GFHS and the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UN ESCAP), was held in Bangkok, Thailand. During the

Haikou is honored as one of the first group of international wetland General—26 Oct 18

Haikou wins the honor as one of the first group of international wetland cities at the 13th Conference of the Parties to the International Convention on Wetlands held in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates on October 25, which is a crucial gold-lettered

Halfway through its trade diversification process, the United Arab Emirates is yet to be integrated General—26 Oct 18

- Thanks to its strategic location, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) plays a central role in regional exports and re-exports, as demonstrated by its various economic and cooperation agreements with other countries. - Further involvement in the Belt and

Thai exchange recognized with UN SSE Market Transparency Award Stcoks—26 Oct 18

The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) has been granted the United Nations Sustainable Stock Exchanges (SSE) Market Transparency Award at the SSE Global Dialogue — a part of the UNCTAD World Investment Forum (WIF) 2018 in Geneva, Switzerland. The UN

Photo Release: THAI Celebrates 45 Years of Flights to London with Gourmet Odyssey: Flights of Lifestyle—25 Oct 18

H.E. Mr. Pisanu Suvanajata (5th from left), Ambassador of Thailand to the United Kingdom, graciously attended Gourmet Odyssey: Flights of Fancy that was organized by Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI) and the London Restaurant

Winners of the UN Day Asia-Pacific Contest 2018: The Sustainable Development Goals, My General—24 Oct 18

To mark United Nations Day 2018 held each year on 24 October, the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) invited professional and budding photographers from the region to participate in a photo and animated GIF

MTV Studios and Facebook Watch Join Forces to Reimagine MTV#s The Real World around the World with Entertainment—17 Oct 18

Groundbreaking Series from Creators Bunim/Murray Productions Coming Exclusively to Facebook Watch Pre-Production Underway for Local Versions in Mexico, Thailand and the United States Premiering Spring 2019 MTV Studios, a unit of Viacom's (NASDAQ: VIAB,

United Nations chooses leading marketplace builder Arcadier to defeat non-communicable diseases IT—16 Oct 18

Arcadier, a Singapore-headquartered online marketplace builder, has been chosen by the United Nations Office for Project Services' (UNOPS) Defeat-NCD (Non-Communicable Disease) Partnership as the partner for their Defeat-NCD Marketplace. The online

Boots Offers a Full Selection of Special Gift Sets to Welcome the Holiday Business—08 Oct 18

The time for celebration and gift giving is back! And Boots Retail Thailand, a leading international pharmacy-led health and beauty retailer from the United Kingdom, has finely selected an impressive festive collection of premium and affordable gift sets

The Body Shop And Cruelty Free International Bring A Record-Breaking 8.3 Million Signatures To The Entertainment—05 Oct 18

Today, on World Animal Day, The Body Shop and Cruelty Free International brought 8.3 million signatures against cosmetic animal testing to the United Nations Headquarters in New York City to create a global framework to end animal testing while advancing

UN Green Industry Conference opens in Thailand General—04 Oct 18

The Fifth Green Industry Conference opened in Bangkok today, with a strong focus on the opportunities green growth could yield for businesses and emerging economies. Organized by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), together

New Era for Grand Seiko Opens with Establishment of Grand Seiko Corporation of General—02 Oct 18

Seiko Watch Corporation is pleased to announce the establishment of a new company that will market the Grand Seiko brand in the United States of America. Grand Seiko Corporation of America was incorporated under the law of New York State and is a wholly

New initiative to advance womens entrepreneurship in Asia-Pacific launched at UN General General—01 Oct 18

A new initiative to advance women's entrepreneurship in Asia-Pacific was launched on the sidelines of the 73rd session of the UN General Assembly in New York today, by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP),

5th United Nations Conference on Green Industry 3 - 5 October 2018 General—28 Sep 18

5th Green Industry Conference, organized by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) and the Government of Thailand, takes place from 3 - 5 October

African Leaders, the World Bank Group, and partners catalyze action to ensure that everyone in Stcoks—26 Sep 18

NEW YORK, September 25th, 2018 - African leaders, the World Bank Group, the United Nations, and other development partners met today on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly for the African Leaders Roundtable on Identification for Development to

Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation 1st Arab Organisation Named #Knowledge Partner# General—24 Sep 18

The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) has honoured the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation (MBRF) as a "Knowledge Partner" on the sidelines of the General Assembly's meeting in New York City. To view the Multimedia News Release,

SPECA at 20: Strengthening the UN Special Programme for the Economies of Central Asia to deliver on General—21 Sep 18

Marking the 20th anniversary of the United Nations Special Programme for the Economies of Central Asia (SPECA), high-level participants from the seven landlocked participating countries - Azerbaijan, Afghanistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan,

Yili Upgrades Public Welfare Efforts to Facilitate the United Nations General—06 Sep 18

On September 5th, the"Yili Nutrition 2020" strategic upgrade for the public welfare ceremony was successfully held in Liangshan, Sichuan Province, focusing on improving the nutrition of people in poverty-stricken areas, realizing targeted poverty

Movenpick Hotel Sukhumvit 15 Bangkok joins 2018 #Kilo of Kindness global charity drive to help General—03 Sep 18

Movenpick Hotel Sukhumvit 15 Bangkok is helping local people in need as part of the 2018 'Kilo of Kindness' global charity campaign. Launched by Moevenpick Hotels & Resorts in 2015, the highly-successful initiative, which honours the United Nations

ESCAP-UN Climate Change partnership to strengthen climate action in General—03 Sep 18

UN Climate Change and the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) have signed a new agreement to strengthen regional climate action, with a focus on meeting the targets of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

US-Based Public Performance Rights Organization Pro Music Rights Reaches a 7.4% Market Share Making General—16 Aug 18

Pro Music Rights -- the fifth Public Performance Rights Society In U.S. -- now controls a market share of 7.4%. Pro Music Rights is the fifth-ever formed Public Performance Rights Society in the United States, one that controls a market share of 7.4%

US FDA concludes review of Sugar from the first GM sugarcane variety from Centro de Tecnologia General—10 Aug 18

The United States Federal Food and Drug Administration (FDA) concluded recently that raw and refined sugar produced from Brazil's first genetically-modified sugarcane variety, called CTC20BT, is safe. The US FDA focused its safety assessment on sugar

World Bank Group Announces New Commitments on Disability Inclusion Stcoks—25 Jul 18

LONDON, July 24, 2018 – Today, at the Global Disability Summit, co-hosted by the United Kingdom Department for International Development (DfID) in partnership with the Government of Kenya and the International Disability Alliance, the World Bank

E-Governance - A powerful tool toward resilient, inclusive and sustainable disaster risk General—20 Jul 18

A major report launched by the United Nations this week highlights the critical role E-governance plays in building inclusive, resilient societies in anticipation and response to the impact of disasters. The E-Government Survey 2018: Gearing E-government