Thursday July 19, 2018 18:48

THE UNITED Press Releases

Bangkok#s first-ever Action Learning Conference to be co-hosted by MIT Sloan and Sasin School of Stcoks—18 Jul 18

Distinguished corporate and academic speakers from Thailand, the United States and around the world slated to present impactful methods for leaders on driving change How do today's leaders drive real change in their organizations? In an era of "always

Major transformations needed to put sustainable development in Asia Pacific back on General—17 Jul 18

New York (ESCAP News) Increased engagement from all sectors of society, along with a whole of government approach will be key to advancing the United Nation's 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in the region where at the current rate of progress,

UL opens first ASEANs laboratory for appliances, heating, ventilation, air conditioning and General—05 Jul 18

UL, a global leader in product testing, inspection, and certification from the United States by Mr. Keith Williams, UL CEO & President, and Mr. Sajeev Jesudas, President of UL International along with representatives from the government and the

Photo Release: UL, a global leader in product testing and certification from the United States, General—05 Jul 18

Recently, Mr. Keith Williams, UL CEO & President (3rd from left) and Mr. Sajeev Jesudas, President of UL International, together with government officials, representatives from local industry associations and leading business customers attended the

IMF Executive Board Concludes Article IV Consultation with the United Stcoks—04 Jul 18

On June 29, 2018, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV consultation with the United States. [1] The near-term outlook for the U.S. economy is one of strong growth and job creation. Unemployment is near

UN expert launches mission to South Korea to advance human rights dialogue with the General—28 Jun 18

The United Nations Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), Tomás Ojea Quintana, will visit Seoul from 2 to 10 July. This will be the UN expert's first official mission to Seoul since

SET and alliances launch Care the Bear project to reduce global warming Stcoks—28 Jun 18

SET, together with 22 alliances, has jointly launched "Care the Bear: Change the Climate Change by Eco Event" project to encourage Thai listed firms to reduce the greenhouse gas emissions in line with the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals

Nations Improving Technology Also Improve Sustainability: Health, Education Infrastructure Most IT—27 Jun 18

Nations investing in technology infrastructure make faster, more efficient progress towards the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDG), according to a report released by Huawei today in London, England. The study assesses correlations between

The World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE) to Host Global Education Forum as Part of the General—26 Jun 18

The World Innovation Summit for Education ( WISE ), an initiative of Qatar Foundation, will be holding a one-day forum, on September 22nd, as part of the Global Goals Week, during the United Nations General Assembly. The event will take place at the

GAC Motor to Open New Showroom in Dubai, Highlight Elite Models and Offer Celebratory General—11 Jun 18

GAC Motor, China's fastest-growing automaker, will open a separate 1,000-square-meter showroom (10,764 square feet) in the coming month in Dubai, officially launching sales of the automaker's star models including the GS4 and GS8 in the United Arab

New UN report calls for Asia-Pacific to step up development reform efforts to meet Sustainable General—11 May 18

Countries in Asia and the Pacific have made inroads towards achieving several of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030, but progress remains uneven across the region, according to a new report by the United Nations Economic and Social

Sakip Sabanci Center for Turkish Studies Inaugurated at Columbia University, New General—14 May 18

The first center and chair for Turkish Studies in the United States named for its benefactor late Sakip Sabanci; a businessman, philanthropist; inaugurated at Columbia University, forging a new era of scholarly collaborations between the two countries.

Political leaders gather at annual UN policy forum in Bangkok to address widening inequalities in General—14 May 18

The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) opened its 74th session in Bangkok today, with a strong call for strengthening multilateralism and regional integration to tackle rising inequalities in the region. "The

Society for Threatened Peoples: Criticism of the Growing Influence of Authoritarian General—01 Jun 18

The Society for Threatened Peoples (STP) has warned against restricting the freedom of independent non-governmental organizations at the United Nations (UN). "The influence of authoritarian states in the world organization continues to grow.

Asia-Pacific leaders convene in Bangkok for annual UN regional forum 11 16 May 2018, UN Conference General—08 May 18

Political leaders and high-level government and UN officials from across the region will convene in Bangkok this week for the 74thsession of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP). The annual gathering shall

Moevenpick Hotels Resorts brings parents and children together in honour of International Day of General—08 May 18

Swiss hospitality firm supports United Nations initiative with family-focused experiences at selected properties worldwide Moevenpick Hotels & Resorts is marking the United Nations International Day of Families on May 15 with a programme of

The EDF Group Acquires a 450 MW Offshore Wind Project in Scotland from Mainstream Renewable Energy—04 May 18

The EDF Group, via EDF Renewables in the United Kingdom, a joint subsidiary of EDF Energy and EDF Energies Nouvelles, has bought the Neart na Gaoithe[1] wind farm project from global wind and solar developer Mainstream Renewable Power, following a

Banco Bradesco - Filing of Annual Report (Form 20-F) General—02 May 18

Banco Bradesco S.A. (B3: BBDC3, BBDC4; NYSE: BBD, BBDO and Latibex: XBBDC) informs that its Annual Report in Form 20-F for 2017 (Form 20-F) was filed with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on this date. Shareholders and the

Unicity rewarded Thai Unicity businessmen with a trip to the USA, visiting Unicity General—23 Apr 18

Unicity shared an impressive experience with businessmen from Unicity Thailand in a journey across the sky to the United States. Some of the countless unforgettable moments throughout the trip included a visit to the economic, cultural, and entertainment

Impossible Foods Makes International Debut In Hong Kong IT—19 Apr 18

- Chef May Chow's Little Bao and Happy Paradise will be among the first to serve the Impossible in Hong Kong, and with a local Cantonese twist - Chef Uwe Opocensky's Beef & Liberty becomes the first burger chain outside the United States to serve

Country and sector risks worldwide: Now that peak growth has been reached in the United States and General—18 Apr 18

- Nigeria, South Africa and the energy sector in Brazil, Argentina and Chile are taking advantage of the rise in commodity prices Business confidence is starting to be affected by the risk of a trade war Particularly strong global growth (a forecast of

Avidbots bringing robots to the education market in the United Arab Emirates IT—18 Apr 18

Avidbots Corp. today announced that United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) will be deploying the Avidbots Neo floor cleaning robot to improve the productivity of their cleaning teams, reduce costs, and promote robotics and innovation throughout the

Siam Kempinski Hotel Bangkok appoints Stefan Trepp as Executive Chef General—17 Apr 18

Siam Kempinski Hotel Bangkok has appointed Stefan Trepp as Executive Chef. Stefan has transferred to Bangkok from the Emirates Palace Abu Dhabi, a Kempinski's flagship property in the United Arab Emirates, where he worked as Executive Chef for more than

Asia-Pacific Business Forum 2018: Regional governors and thought leaders gathered to advance Stcoks—12 Apr 18

First held in Hong Kong, Asia-Pacific Business Forum (APBF) 2018 which ran from 10 to 11 April, 2018 at Cyberport, was successfully concluded today. Jointly organised by Cyberport and the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the

ESCAP launches its new online platform on social protection for Asia-Pacific General—09 Apr 18

An innovative online platform that supports countries to build inclusive social protection systems through dynamic and interactive functions was launched today in Bangkok by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific

Building resilience to natural hazards and investing in social protection systems critical to General—28 Mar 18

Countries in Asia and the Pacific must build resilience to natural hazards and invest in social protection systems if the region is to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030, according to a joint report launched today by the United