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Thailand News Fri 28 Aug 2015

Rates of Exchange of Commercial Banks in Bangkok Metropolis (2002-present)

Bank of Thailand

Last Updated: 28 Aug 2015 18:00 28 AUG 2015 27 AUG 2015 26 AUG 2015 25 AUG 2015 24 AUG 2015 21 AUG 2015 1 REFERENCE RATE : US DOLLAR (USD) 35.8280 35.6500 35.6290 35.5950 35.7760 35.6760 2 USA : DOLLAR (USD) 3 BUYING SIGHT 35.5263 35.3937 35.3925 35.3475 35.5259 35.4146 4 BUYING TRANSFER 35.6112 35.4901 35.4828read more

BOT: Spot Rate and Swap Point

Bank of Thailand

28 AUG 2015 27 AUG 2015 26 AUG 2015 BID OFFER BID OFFER BID OFFER Spot Rate : USD/THB 35.865 35.880 35.620 35.650 35.640 35.650 Swap point (in Satangs) Onshore 2/ 1 Month 4.500 5.250 4.800 5.200 5.500 6.000 3 Months 12.750 13.500 12.750 13.750 14.000 14.500 6 Months 21.500 23.000 21.650 21.850 22.500 23.500 Source: 1.read more

PACK PRINT INTERNATIONAL and T-PLAS 2015

PACK PRINT INTERNATIONAL and T-PLAS 2015

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PACK PRINT INTERNATIONAL and T PLAS 2015 open today amidst strong support and confidence in the region’s packaging, printing, plastics and rubber sectors Mr. Gernot Ringling (second from the right), Managing Director, Messe Düsseldorf Asia and Dr. Atchaka Sribunruang (middle), Minister of Industry host theread more

BOT: Daily Exchange Rate

Bank of Thailand

Weighted average Interbank Exchange Rate 35.828 Baht/US Dollar Average Counter Rates Quoted by Commercial Banks (Baht / 1 Unit of Foreign Currency) Country Currency Average Buying Rates Average UNITED STATES USD 35.5263 35.6112 35.9324 UNITED KINGDOM GBP 54.5966 54.7469 55.6114 EURO ZONE EUR 39.7988 39.8927 40.6151read more

TRIS Rating Affirms Company Rating and Outlook of “UV” at “BBB/Positive”

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TRIS Rating has affirmed the company rating of Univentures PLC (UV) at “BBB” with “stable” outlook. The rating reflects the company’s growing brand recognition in the residential property market, its large capital base, and the support from its major shareholder, Adelfos Co., Ltd.read more

BOT: BOT Deposit Facility Window

Bank of Thailand

Transaction Type: Depo Transaction Term Amount Amount Rate Rate Weighted BID Date (Day) Submitted Accepted Submitted Accepted Avg.Rate Coverage (Mil.Baht) (Mil.Baht) (%) (%) (%) Ratio Min. Max. Min. Max. 28 Aug 15 1D 24,320 24,320 1.00000 1.00000 1.00000 1.00000 1.00000 1.00 27 Aug 15 1D 27,317 27,317 1.00000 1.00000read more

Photo Release: SHANGRI-LA HOTEL, BANGKOK HOSTED LUNCH AT BANGKHAE HOME FOR ELDERS II

Photo Release: SHANGRI-LA HOTEL, BANGKOK HOSTED LUNCH AT BANGKHAE HOME FOR ELDERS II

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The management and colleagues of Shangri La Hotel, Bangkok led by Mr. Stephen Gould, hotel’s Resident Manager, hosted lunch for 122 elders at Bangkhae Home for Elders II on the occasion of the hotel’s anniversary in August recently. The party was welcomed on arrival by Ms. Wasna Ruengchote, guardian ofread more

Photo Release: Thai AirAsia X Extends Cooperation with Lotte Adds Lotte World Aquarium Tickets to Flights

Photo Release: Thai AirAsia X Extends Cooperation with Lotte Adds Lotte World Aquarium Tickets to Flights

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Thai AirAsia X joins hands with Lotte World to make tickets to the Lotte World Aquarium, the largest marine museum in the world located in central Seoul, available to its passengers. The tickets will be available on Thai AirAsia X flights from Bangkok to Seoul starting within this year’s fourth quarter. Theread more

Organization(UNWTO) confident Thailand continues to be an attractive tourist destination.

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Organization(UNWTO) confident Thailand continues to be an attractive tourist destination. Thailand Minister of Tourism expedites plans to boost tourism through a visit to China to publicize plans for peak tourist season. Compensation funds reassure that all victims will be compensated. Thai Tourism and Sports Ministerread more

THAI Board of Directors Meeting Results

PRESS RELEASE LOCAL

Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI) held its Board of Directors Meeting, chaired by Mr. Areepong Bhoocha oom, Chairman of the Board of Directors, with the following results. Appointment of THAI Management The THAI Board of Directors approved the following management appointments in considerationread more

INDIGO PEARL APPOINTS INTREPID TOURISM VETERAN ANTHONY DUPONT TO HEAD ITS SALES AND MARKETING TEAM

INDIGO PEARL APPOINTS INTREPID TOURISM VETERAN ANTHONY DUPONT TO HEAD ITS SALES AND MARKETING TEAM

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Luxury design resort Indigo Pearl has announced the appointment of its new Director of Sales and Marketing Anthony Dupont, a worldly Anglo Frenchman who views challenges as opportunities – a mindset that has taken him to more than 40 countries on three continents and shaped a standout career. Director of Salesread more

TRIS Rating Affirms Company Rating of “LH BANK” at “A-”, Hybrid Tier 2 Capital Securities at “BBB”, with  “Stable” Outlook

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TRIS Rating has affirmed the company rating of Land and Houses Bank PLC (LH BANK), a wholly owned subsidiary of LH Financial Group PLC (LHFG), at “A ”, and has affirmed the ratings of LH BANK’s hybrid Tier 2 capital securities at “BBB”. The outlook remains “stable”. Theread more

7-day Forecast For period of August 28, 2015 - September 3, 2015

Thailand Weather Forecast

August 28, 2015 September 3, 2015 Weather Forecast During August 28 29, the monsoon trough lies across Myanmar and upper Lao PDR, and the moderate southwest monsoon prevails over the Andaman Sea, the South, and the Gulf of Thailand. Scattered thundershowers are likely the upper Thailand. During Aug 30 Sep 3, theread more

Yamaha released 4 new motorbikes MT-03, GT125, Fino125 and NMAX cover all segments, interest all targets

Yamaha released 4 new motorbikes MT-03, GT125, Fino125 and NMAX cover all segments, interest all targets

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Thai Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. continuously released 4 new motorbikes models into Thai market. The 4 new models are Yamaha MT 03 that can hit the motorsport trend and other 3 models with “Blue Core” technology including Yamaha GT125, Yamaha Fino125, and Yamaha NMAX. These motorbikes can respond all styles ofread more

SEC increases public offering issuer qualifications

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The SEC has amended rules governing issuers’ qualifications to further enhance the efficiency in the securities public offering’s reviewing process of non listed companies. Rapee Sucharitakul, SEC Secretary General revealed that the Capital Market Supervisory Board approved the revision of regulations toread more