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Thailand News Fri 24 Oct 2014

Paul G. Allen Increases Commitment To Fight Ebola To $100 Million

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Partners with U.S. State Department and World Health Organization to Evacuate and Treat Infected Humanitarian Workers; Collaborates with University of Massachusetts Medical School to Provide Training and Equipment; Coordinates and Optimizes Global Giving by Launching "Fund a Need" Donation Platform Philanthropist Paulread more

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

Bank of Thailand

Last Updated: 24 Oct 2014 18:00 24 OCT 2014 22 OCT 2014 21 OCT 2014 20 OCT 2014 17 OCT 2014 16 OCT 2014 1 REFERENCE RATE : US DOLLAR (USD) 32.4140 32.3140 32.2520 32.3350 32.4300 32.4430 2 USA : DOLLAR (USD) 3 BUYING SIGHT 32.1662 32.0620 32.0193 32.1131 32.1958 32.1900 4 BUYING TRANSFER 32.2542 32.1551 32.1123read more

BOT: Spot Rate and Swap Point

Bank of Thailand

24 OCT 2014 22 OCT 2014 21 OCT 2014 BID OFFER BID OFFER BID OFFER Spot Rate : USD/THB 32.410 32.430 32.330 32.340 32.270 32.290 Swap point (in Satangs) Onshore 2/ 1 Month 4.800 4.900 5.000 5.100 4.850 4.950 3 Months 13.500 13.600 13.500 13.600 13.800 13.900 6 Months 25.100 25.300 25.000 25.250 25.000 25.100 Source: 1.read more

BOT: Daily Exchange Rate

Bank of Thailand

Weighted average Interbank Exchange Rate 32.414 Baht/US Dollar Average Counter Rates Quoted by Commercial Banks (Baht / 1 Unit of Foreign Currency) Country Currency Average Buying Rates Average Sight Bill Transfer Selling Rates UNITED STATES USD 32.1662 32.2542 32.5426 UNITED KINGDOM GBP 51.4405 51.5868 52.2876 EUROread more

Thailand’s Economic Outlook 2015

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Thammasat Economics Association is preparing to host Thailand's Economic Outlook 2015, a largest seminar of the year with the theme “Overcome Economic Inequality”, created by economist stars as Dr. Ekniti Nitithanprapas, Professor Dr.Sakon Varanyuwatana, Dr. Kirida Bhaopichitr, Mr.Varin Sachdev. The topicread 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. 24 Oct 14 1D 16,445 16,445 1.50000 1.50000 1.50000 1.50000 1.50000 1.00 22 Oct 14 1D 9,642 9,642 1.50000 1.50000read more

Chow completes its first solar farm in Japan. Ready to start commercial operations in Q4 this year.

Chow completes its first solar farm in Japan. Ready to start commercial operations in Q4 this year.

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CHOW announces the progress of its planned 18 MW solar power projects in Japan. The first project, with a capacity of 4.019 MW, was completed and will be ready to operate commercially by Q4 this year. Confident that the remaining 14 MW will be finished by the end of this year, Anavin Jiratomsiri, CHOW CEO, said thatread more

Dow Thailand joins forces with IEAT and industrial manufacturers in Map Ta Phut and Ban Chang to clean up Rayong’s beaches on 12th ICC Day

Dow Thailand joins forces with IEAT and industrial manufacturers in Map Ta Phut and Ban Chang to clean up Rayong’s beaches on 12th ICC Day

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Dow Thailand together with the Office of the Map Ta Phut Industrial Estate, the Industrial Estate Authority of Thailand, 24 industrial manufacturers in Map Ta Phut and Ban Chang districts as well as other volunteers recently joined hands to clean up Mae Rum Pueng Beach, from the area around Lan Hin Khao to the end ofread more

THAI Launches Flights to Luang Prabang

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Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI) announces services to Luang Prabang, Laos People’s Democratic Republic, beginning 26 October 2014. Flying Officer Suraphon Israngura Na Ayuthya, THAI Executive Vice President of Commercial, said that in order to support the economy and tourism industry ofread more

The TransMedics(R) Organ Care System (OCS(TM)) Heart Technology Was Used to Perform The World's First Series of Adult Human Heart Transplants From Donors After Circulatory Death (DCD Donors) at St Vincent's Hospital in Sydney, Australia

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TransMedics announces that its OCS(TM) Heart technology was used to preserve and assess the world's first series of three successful adult heart transplant procedures from hearts donated from donors after circulatory death (DCD) by the St. Vincent's Hospital Heart Transplant team. All patients who received theseread more

Congratulations to Newly Appointed Vice Minister of MoAC

Congratulations to Newly Appointed Vice Minister of MoAC

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Dr. Laddawan Kunnoot, BRIA Consultant, on behalf of BRIA Regional Secretariat, recently congratulated Dr. Apichart Pongsrihadulchai, Former First Director General of the Rice Department, on being appointed as Vice Minister of the Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives (MOAC). Ms. Ladda Viriyangkura, Seniorread more

Loy Krathong Festival at Centara Karon Resort Phuket

Loy Krathong Festival at Centara Karon Resort Phuket

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Experience part of Thai culture and celebrate your own floating krathong for a festive at Lotus Restaurant. Toast Thailand’s water festival with cocktails and the exotic tastes of a Thai buffet. Enjoy traditional Thai dancing and watch as your own candlelit krathong floats across the water. On Wednesday 5thread more

Photo Release: TMB FAI-FAH Art Festival 2014

Photo Release: TMB FAI-FAH Art Festival 2014

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Mr.Paradai Theerathada, Head of Corporate Branding and Communications of TMB, recently presided over ‘FAI FAH Art Festival 2014’, showcasing art activities and exhibition on community improvement projects for sustainable development by FAI FAH youths in the Banking Hall, TMB headquarter. The occasion wasread more

TLGF’s Q2 2014/15 Results – stable income and profit growth Distribution of 0.2064 baht/unit

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Tesco Lotus Retail Growth Freehold and Leasehold Property Fund (TLGF) announced its income and net profit growth for Q2 2014/2015. TLGF’s total income in Q2 2014/2015 was 692,485,723 baht or a 13.9% increase year on year. The fund’s net investment income was 444,016,382 baht, an increase of 11.3% year onread more

Photo Release: 320 trees planted under Daikin R32 environmental campaign

Photo Release: 320 trees planted under Daikin R32 environmental campaign

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Recently, Takayoshi Miki (centre), president of Siam Daikin Sales Co Ltd, and Bundit Srivallapanondh (2nd left), the company’s managing director, led a tree planting activity as part of the “Explore and Experience R32 Real Love with Daikin” environmental campaign. In cooperation with the Plant A Treeread more