Thailand News Wed 12 Apr 2006

Thailand News Wed 12 Apr 2006

Thailand Weather Forecast

Thai Meteorological Department

Distributor Bisnews AFE On Wednesday : Minimum temperature at 6.15 a.m. 28.6 C. 83.5 F. : Maximum temperature at 1.50 p.m. 36.5 C. 97.7 F. : Average temperature 32.0 C. 89.6 F. : Average humidity 69 percent : Relative humidity at 6.00 p.m. 56 percent On Thursday : Minimum temperature 26 C. 79 F. : Maximum temperatureread more

Chef Aki’s Real Traditional Japanese Cooking Class Workshop on May 6, 2006 at Tsu & Nami Japanese Restaurant, JW Marriott Bangkok

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This year, Tsu and Nami Japanese Restaurants will hold its monthly Japanese cooking class work shop Aki’s Real Traditional Japanese Cooking Class demonstrated by Chef Aki starting from February 2006 onwards. Cooking class is scheduled to hold on first Saturday of each month. You will learn the secret of Japaneseread more

Over 1000 teams apply for “The Amazing Race Asia”

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Applications reveal the passionate, adventurous and crazy side of Asia On AXN (Ch.19, UBC), the heart of action and adventure television, The Amazing Race Asia looks set to feature some of Asia’s most passionate and colorful characters, after registration for The Amazing Race Asia closed on 31 March. AXNread more

Photo Release: PRESENTATION SKILL TRAINING FOR

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HSBC in Thailand recently held the Presentation Skills Workshop for three finalist teams from Chulalongkorn University who participated in the HSBC Young Entrepreneur Awards 2005 06 at HSBC training centre with Mr. Robert Hermelin (back row 3rd left), VP Training and Learning, as a trainer. The students will applyread more

AMD BEGINS FIRST REVENUE SHIPMENTS OF AMD64 PRODUCTS MANUFACTURED AT NEW FAB 36

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On Plan, On Time Startup of Volume Production Extends AMD's Track Record of Manufacturing Strategy Execution, Sets Stage for Rapid 65nm Transition — At a press conference held here today, AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced that in March it began first revenue shipments of AMD64 processors manufactured at Fab 36 inread more

QANTAS GROUP INTERNATIONAL NETWORKS

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The Qantas Group took a major step in its two brand strategy, with the announcement of Jetstar’s proposed international route network* from November 2006. The Chief Executive Officer of Qantas, Mr Geoff Dixon, said as part of the strategy to focus on two strong brands — Qantas and Jetstar — theread more

Winners of ‘True Audition : Love is music contest’ to join ‘Love is Volume 2’

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True Corporation Plc has announced the winners of ‘True Audition : Love is music contest’, comprising 10 music bands who recently participated at the final round of the contest at Center Point, Siam Square. Over 150 music bands participated in ‘True Audition : Love is music contest’ which isread more

EMC AND MICROSOFT EXPAND ALLIANCE

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Companies to Accelerate Joint Delivery of New Information Lifecycle Management Solutions for Microsoft Application Environments Building on a longstanding relationship of integrating enterprise class systems, software, services and shared best practices, EMC Corporation and Microsoft Corporation today announced aread more

PATA Announces First 'Pacific Asia Media Exchange'

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The first Pacific Asia Media Exchange (PAMEX) will take place June 14 at the Sheraton Gateway Hotel at Los Angeles Airport. The new event was formally announced by Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) Regional Director North America Mr Jim Ferguson today. Mr Ferguson said: "We're inviting more than 100 writers,read more

Electrolux Shows New Range of Domino Hobs

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Electrolux showed its latest range of kitchen hobs, Domino with a cooking demonstration held by celebrity chef and Electrolux cooking presenter, Yingsak Jonglertjesdawong. The Electrolux Domino hobs are designed specifically for consumers who want to create a kitchen that matches their personal cooking preferences andread more

Commercial Banks Loan Rates as of April 12, 2006

Bank of Thailand

Bank MOR MLR MRR Ceiling Default Credit Card Commercial Banks registered in Thailand Bangkok Bank 7.5000 7.2500 7.7500 12.0000 15.0000 18.0000 Krung Thai Bank 7.5000 7.2500 7.7500 15.0000 18.0000 Kasikornbank 7.7500 7.5000 8.0000 19.0000 23.0000 17.7500 18.0000 The Siam Commercial Bank 7.5000 7.2500 7.7500 11.7500read more

Commercial Banks Deposit Rates as of April 12, 2006

Bank of Thailand

Bank Saving Fixed 3 mths 6 mths 12 mths 24 mths Commercial Banks registered in Thailand Bangkok Bank 0.7500 3.0000 3.7500 3.2500 4.0000 3.7500 4.2500 4.2500 Krung Thai Bank 0.7500 3.0000 3.7500 3.2500 4.0000 3.5000 4.2500 4.2500 Kasikornbank 0.7500 4.0000 3.2500 4.2500 3.5000 4.5000 4.0000 4.7500 4.7500 The Siamread more

Battle Mountain Recieves $6.9 Million

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Battle Mountain Gold Exploration Corporation ( "Battle Mountain Gold" ) ( OTCBB : BMGXE ) is pleased to announce that it has successfully sold 11, 750 ounces of gold at $587.90 per ounce for total proceeds of $6,907,825. The proceeds of the gold sale will be used to fund part of the $21,850,000 acquistion of IAMGOLD'sread more

Intentia Univeils Plans for Third Generation of Movex with Focus on business Agility for the Mid - Market

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Movex3 to Give make, Move, Maintain Companies Access to SOA Benefits and a User Experience Designed to Unlock More Value from ERP Intentia today unveiled plans for Movex3, a third generation of its Movex enterprise software designed to help mid size companies adopt more flexible business processes. The key drivers forread more

Third gold bar presented to lucky winner under “Live an Enviable Life with KTC”.

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Mr. Suwat Tepprecharsakul (left), Senior Manager of Credit Card Business, “KTC” or Krungthai Card Public Company Limited, recently presented pure gold bar weighing 500 Baht worth 5 Million Baht to Mr.Thaweesak Kaewsawang (right), Sales Representative of Cementhai Sales and Marketing Co., Ltd., the thirdread more