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WAYTOUS will create the first overseas self-driving project in China’s mining area

Bangkok, Thailand–(Newsfile Corp. – Nov. 23, 2022) – Recently, a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) signing ceremony for Thailand’s first 5G+ intelligent autonomous vehicle solution for a sustainable industrial advancement project held in Bangkok, Thailand. Mr. Roongrote Rangsiyopash, Chairman of Siam Cement Group (SCG), Mr. Somchai Lertsutiwong, CEO of Thailand Advanced …

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UPDATE 2-TSMC plans advanced chip production in Arizona, says company founder

(Adds more quotes from Chang) By Sarah Wu TAIPEI, Nov 21 (Reuters) – Taiwanese chipmaker TSMC plans to produce chips with advanced 3-nanometer technology at its new factory in the U.S. state of Arizona, but plans are not yet fully finalized , company founder Morris Chang said Monday. Taiwan Semiconductor …

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Crypto Exchange Zipmex Seeks Extended Creditor Protection With Takeover Talks ‘Ongoing’

Troubled cryptocurrency exchange Zipmex remains in talks with an investor over a takeover deal that could be completed as early as next week, according to a person familiar with the matter who asked to remain anonymous as she is not authorized to speak negotiations. Earlier this month, Bloomberg reported that …

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Banking in the Metaverse – The Next Frontier for Financial Services

Banks have long known that if they can capture customers’ attention when they’re young, they’re likely to keep them for life. For this reason, they’ve always been quick to jump on new and emerging trends, and today’s tech hot potato – the Metaverse – is certainly no exception. Banking in …

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UPDATE 1-Australian Albanian speaks briefly with Chinese Li, prompting talk about the summit -media

(Adds details on trade pact; paragraphs 10-16) SYDNEY, Nov 13 (Reuters) – Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese held brief talks with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang at a regional summit in Cambodia, Australian media reported on Sunday, raising expectations for a summit official with President Xi Jinping. Relations between the countries …

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UPDATE 1-US Treasury finds no currency manipulation by major trading partners

(Add quotes, details) By Andrea Shalal WASHINGTON, Nov 10 (Reuters) – The U.S. Treasury Department said on Thursday that no major U.S. trading partner had manipulated its exchange rates to gain an unfair competitive advantage until June 2022, but said it would remain in close contact with Switzerland on its …

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Thailand and Cambodia sign agreement on road improvement project

Thailand and Cambodia have signed a loan agreement to finance the improvement of a border road section from Siem Riep to Anlong Veng and Choam/Sa Ngam of National Highway No. 67 in Cambodia. Thailand and Cambodia have signed a loan agreement to finance the improvement of a border road section …

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Thailand leads debt negotiation campaigns until January next year

The Thai government has declared 2022 to be the year for household debt settlement, as the country’s household debt per GDP reaches 90.1%. A series of debt trading fairs organized by the Bank of Thailand and the Ministry of Finance kicked off on Friday, with the first event being held …

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Asian stocks receive meager entries in October amid recession fears

By Gaurav Dogra (Reuters) – Asian stocks posted meager inflows in October after selling off the previous month, and analysts expect fears of a global recession and a stronger U.S. dollar to weigh on flows short-term currencies in the region. Data from stock exchanges in Taiwan, India, the Philippines, Vietnam, …

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Won Bears bet even the most hawkish BOK will fail to match the Fed

(Bloomberg) – Forex traders are betting there’s more downside ahead for the beleaguered won as policymakers’ efforts to stem its decline are overtaken by the Federal Reserve’s most aggressive tightening campaign since the 1980s . Bloomberg’s Most Read The won has fallen more than 16% to 1,421.60 to the dollar …

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Momentum and uncertainty follow IPEF ministerial meeting

Authors: Emily Benson and Aidan Arasasingham, CSIS Fourteen countries, hosted by the United States, gathered in Los Angeles in September 2022 for an Indo-Pacific Economic Framework for Prosperity (IPEF) ministerial meeting. Washington originally designed the economic arrangement – which complements its security strategy in the Indo-Pacific region – in October …

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Thai app FINNIX uses AI for financial inclusion

Thailand-based digital lending app FINNIX has partnered with ADVANCE.AI to improve customer onboarding and financial inclusion across the country. The FINNIX mobile app, which is regulated by the Bank of Thailand, was developed by MONIX and offers micro-finance loans through a fully digital process from loan application to approval and …

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Rural Thailand faces biggest poverty challenges with high income inequality

With one billion active users and visual appeal, Instagram is a powerful marketing tool for brands. Even better, you can grow your business with free promotions. Here are nine free Instagram marketing strategies you can apply today. Don’t forget to perform Instagram metrics to find out which ones work best …

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Pacific Rim finance executives ponder ways to curb inflation

BANGKOK – Finance ministers from major Pacific economies pledged on Thursday to fight inflation and target spending to support sustainable growth at a meeting in Bangkok ahead of a summit next month. Asked about possible disagreements over Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, Thailand’s finance minister, host of the meeting, admitted there …

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JustKitchen licenses MrBeast Burger™ and other Virtual Dining Concepts™ brands for multiple Asian markets

TSXV: JK OTCQB: JKHCF FRA: 68Z The consumers in Taiwan and hong kong to continue to have access to MrBeast Burger through the JustKitchen app and third-party delivery service providers, as the popular brand was launched by the company in Malaysia, Philippines and Thailand later this year VANCOUVER, BC, October …

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Help small businesses and low-income people, Arkhom tells G20 ministers

The meeting brought together representatives of the European Union, eight industrialized countries – the United Kingdom, Canada, France, Italy, Japan, Germany, the United States and Australia – as well as 11 major economies, namely Argentina, Brazil, China, India, Indonesia. , Mexico, Russia, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, South Korea and Turkey. …

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Safe, dust-free innovation that generates income for farmers

BANGKOK, October 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Researcher at the Faculty of Sciences, Chulalongkorn University had the idea to produce 100% Made–in–Thailand cassava-based cat litter and aims to export it to the global market. The product effectively absorbs cat urine liquids and odors, breaks down. With the prices of agricultural products …

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“Thailand InsurTech Fair 2022” has begun!

Benefit from special insurance promotions and get a chance to win prizes worth 1.6 million baht from October 7 to 9 at Hall 6, IMPACT Arena Muang Thong Thani Mr. Arkhom Termpittayapaisith, Minister of Finance, presided over the opening ceremony of “Thailand InsurTech Fair 2022” organized by the Center of …

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SOPA)/Thoughtful Media Group’s Strategic Partnership with Onlive.Site Aims to Grow the Live Commerce Market Across Southeast Asia

Incorporated Company Pass Partnership Accelerates Consumer Journey, Connected Experiences and Loyalty Benefits Through SoPa Ecosystem Society Pass Inc/Thoughtful Media Group Inc and Onlive.Site Announce Strategic Partnership, Combining Society Pass Inc.’s Industry-Leading Data-Driven Loyalty Platform With Interactive Commerce Technology Tools live from Onlive.Site Singapore, Oct. 05, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via …

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Private sector supports 2065 green targets

Companies are making more green investments, but say government incentives are needed Participants take part in a panel discussion on green finance at the 2022 Sustainability Expo at the Queen Sirikit National Convention Center in Bangkok on Saturday. (Photo: Wichan Charoenkiatpakul) The private sector supports the government’s commitment to achieve …

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Growing demand in the automotive industry for high quality oil reinforcements sector

company logo Global base oil market Global base oil market Dublin, Sept. 29, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The report “Global Base Oils Market Segmented by Source, Type, Application, End-Use, Region, Competition, Forecast and Opportunity, 2017-2027” has been released. added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. The global base oil market is expected …

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Housing finance market expected to reach $33.298.79 billion by 2031: Allied Market Research

Allied Market Research Rising need to streamline home loan services, increasing need for corporate and personal money to purchase homes, rising residential property prices and increasing urbanization are driving the growth of the market global housing finance. Rise in unemployment and rise in financial crisis among people during the pandemic …

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Europe’s appetite for LNG leaves developing countries starved of gas

An overwhelming appetite from Europe for liquefied natural gas meant to replace Russian pipeline exports is leaving developing countries starving for gas and creating a market for traders to profit from a rush to secure supplies. China, India, Brazil, Pakistan and Bangladesh will see the highest rate of decline in …

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ASEAN Medical Diagnostics Market Overview to 2026

company logo ASEAN Medical Diagnostics Market ASEAN Medical Diagnostics Market Dublin, Sept. 21, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The report “ASEAN Medical Diagnostics Market (Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand & Vietnam): Insights & Forecast with Potential Impact of COVID-19 (2022-2026)” has been added. at from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. The ASEAN medical diagnostics market …

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The elephant flag planted by King Rama V of Thailand is on display in the museum in Denmark

The director of the North Jutland Coastal Museum, Henrik Gjøde Nielsen, shows the elephant flag to the Thai ambassador to Denmark, Ms Sirilak Niyom. Photo: North Jutland Coastal Museum. The North Jutland Coastal Museum in Skagen, Denmark features a temporary display of the Red Flag with the design of the …

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Pattaya survivor and veteran hotelier Ranjith Chandrasiri

Ranjith and Chitra Chandrasiri own and operate Sirius Hospitality Consulting, offering a full range of services to transform underperforming hotels and restaurants into profitable assets and market leaders. They are no rarer than Ranjith. Not only a luxury hotel management consultant with oceans of experience spanning multiple continents, but able …

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SOPA) Form 8-K/A in connection with the acquisitions of AdActive Media CA, Inc and Thoughtful Thailand Ltd; Acquired subsidiaries recorded revenues of US$5.6 million in 2021

New York, NY –News Direct– Society Pass Incorporated New York, NY, September 16, 2022 – Incorporated Company Pass (Nasdaq: SOPA) (“SoPa” or the “Company”), Southeast Asia’s leading data-driven loyalty and e-commerce ecosystem (“SEA”), today announces the filing of Form 8-K/A with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) in connection with …

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Global Life Science Analytics Software Market Outlook to 2027

DUBLIN, September 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The report “Global Life Science Analytics Software Market (2022-2027) by Type, Application, Component, Delivery Model, End User, Geography, Competitive Analysis and Covid-19 Impact with Ansoff analysis” has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. Research and Markets Logo The Global Life Science Analytics Software Market …

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Thailand says it can slow rate hikes; an economist says it’s a gamble

Thailand’s finance minister has said his country is in no rush to raise rates to narrow its spread with rising US interest rates, but not all economists agree with the move. Finance Minister Arkhom Termpittayapaisith told CNBC last week that the country still has net capital inflows, so capital flight …

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Nipon Boonyamanee among few Thai politicians quitting to face the music

It is rare for Thai politicians to voluntarily leave their seat, let alone a coveted cabinet post. But that’s exactly what Deputy Home Minister Nipon Boonyamanee did last Monday. A top Democratic Party coalition official, Nipon has resigned to face trial in criminal court for bribery and embezzlement misconduct. The …

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Sustainability on the rise but adoption lags in Asia

Interest in sustainable investing in Asia is high, but adoption continues to lag, according to a recent survey by Lombard Odier, with more work needed to convert enthusiasm into action. 78% of High Net Worth Individuals (HNWIs) in Asia-Pacific have expressed interest in sustainable investing, according to Lombard Odier’s 2022 …

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Shares trade on a mixed basis; the dollar index crosses 110

Nuclear power can help Japan become energy self-sufficient, minister says Reactivating nuclear power plants in Japan will enable the country to be self-sufficient and ensure energy security, said Japanese Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Yasutoshi Nishimura. “If Japan reactivates a nuclear power plant, it will produce one million tons …

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Kiradech Aphibarnrat pushes for TOUR return

Aphibarnat entered the week tied for 72nd on the Finals eligibility points list, with a T56 at the Albertsons Boise Open presented by Chevron followed by a missed cut at the Children’s Hospital National Championship. He needed a big week in Southern Indiana to regain TOUR status through The Finals …

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List of contenders for Thai Prime Minister | The star

THE Constitutional Court suspended Prayut Chan-Ocha as prime minister last week, fueling speculation the royal establishment is seeking to replace the former coup leader ahead of elections due to be called by March . The court deliberates on whether the former general exceeded the eight-year term limit added to a …

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Thai bank SCBX drops bid for 51% stake in Bitkub due to unresolved regulatory compliance issues

Siam Commercial Bank (SCBX) has canceled plans to buy a 51% stake, worth an estimated $500 million, in Bitkub. The lender made its decision after a due diligence exercise revealed unresolved compliance issues raised by the Thai Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) against the digital asset exchange. In a press …

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Brunei-Thailand trade up 25.7% in 2021

James Kon Total trade between Brunei Darussalam and Thailand in 2021 increased by 25.7% to $611.87 million, compared to 2020, Thailand’s Ambassador-designate to Brunei Darussalam Boosara Kanchanalai said during the meeting. opening ceremony of “Thailand Bazaar” at OneCity shopping mall. yesterday. This made Thailand one of the Sultanate’s top 10 …

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Digital Transformation Drives New ID Service Provider in Thailand and Expansion in Indonesia

Digital transformation ambitions are driving a series of digital identity developments in Asia, with Thai mobile network AIS this week announcing the launch of Identity Provider Agent (IDP) services for identity verification digital. Elsewhere on the mainland, Bank Indonesia (BI) said it had started developing digital ID to support national …

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Global Sports Sunglasses Market (2022 to 2027)

company logo Global sports sunglasses market Global sports sunglasses market Dublin, Aug. 24, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The report “Global Sports Sunglasses Market (2022-2027) by Type, Gender, Distribution Channel, Geography, Competitive Analysis and Covid-19 Impact with Ansoff Analysis” has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. The Global Sports Sunglasses Market …

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Thai B-School creates “culturally agile” students

Chulalongkorn University Sasin School of Management. Courtesy pictures Thailand may not be the first country that comes to mind when the subject is higher business education in Asia. Ian Fenwick thinks that should change. Fenwick thinks Bangkok, the capital of Thailand, is a great place to study. Not only does …

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The global sportswear and athletic footwear industry is expected to reach $146 billion by 2027

DUBLIN, August 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The report “Global Sports Athletic Apparel and Footwear Market (2022-2027) by Type, Distribution Channel, End Users, Geography, Competitive Analysis and Impact of Covid-19 with Ansoff Analysis” has been added. at from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. Research and Markets Logo The global sportswear and sports footwear market …

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COVID-19 insurance policyholders in Thailand will receive payment this year

MPs from the Pheu Thai party have quizzed the ruling coalition on payments due to people who took out insurance with four missing insurers, while the finance ministry said COVID insurance policyholders will receive their payments at course this year. An inquiry into COVID-19 insurance claims due to some 4,000 …

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Live updates: U.S. homebuilder confidence plummets as housing affordability weakens

Afghanistan has two anniversaries ahead. Friday is Independence Day, commemorating the signing of the Treaty of Rawalpindi in 1919, in which Britain granted Afghanistan self-determination over its foreign affairs. However, most will be most concerned about Monday, which marks one year since the Taliban regained control. This week also begins …

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Take the casino punt

The bitter controversy over legalizing casinos in the kingdom could be closer to resolution than many people think with the release of a report citing overwhelming public support for the idea. The essential legal foundations for casinos could be laid before Parliament ends its mandate early next year. The report, …

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New head of Thailand’s tourist office in Stockholm

Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT), Stockholm office, welcomes the new Director, Ms. Orn Doungchan for the Nordic and Baltic countries. With her extensive market and tourism industry experience, she shares her visions and goals for Thailand to remain a top destination in the Nordic and Baltic market. Ms. Orn was …

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Google Cloud announces upcoming regions in Malaysia, Thailand, and New Zealand

Fresh off an expansion into Mexico, Google today announced the launch of new Google Cloud regions focused in Asia-Pacific (APAC), specifically Malaysia, Thailand, and New Zealand. When they go live, they will bring Google’s total number of cloud regions to 34, less than Azure’s 60, but ahead of AWS’s 26. …

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Bill to Counter Wall Street’s Influence on Crypto

The cryptocurrency regulatory proposals that have been circulating on Capitol Hill so far have been largely industry-friendly, but opposition to this approach is beginning to organize. In what is almost certainly a first step toward building a coalition for tough regulation, Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren is circulating a letter among …

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Where do Singapore organizations stand on digital agility among the APAC markets surveyed

According to a recent study, only 38% of organizations in Asia-Pacific were at advanced stages of digital agility. In a recent study commissioned by Workday, it was observed that four out of 10 organizations in Singapore (37%) still lag behind in digital agility, even despite opportunities to accelerate digital transformation …

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Global Chromatography Resins Market to grow USD 3,727.28 Million by 2027, at a CAGR of 6.19%.

ReportLinker Chromatography Resins Market Research Report by Product (Natural and Synthetic), Origin, Technique, Technology, Application, Region (Americas, Asia-Pacific & Europe, Middle East & Africa) – Global Forecast to 2027 – Cumulative impact of COVID-19 New York, Aug. 03, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Reportlinker.com announces the publication of “Chromatography Resins Market …

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Thailand’s Mor Prom app becomes a national health platform – OpenGov Asia

Business is not business as usual COVID-19 has affected everyone; it is a global phenomenon that has forced all sectors to rethink and strategize, prompting many companies to implement emergency telework plans and use various digital platforms. Simultaneously, many organizations are looking for a solution that offers content design and …

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Zipmex Thailand investors plan to rally at SEC office on Monday

Thai investors in digital assets with cryptocurrency exchange Zipmex threatened to gather outside the office of Thailand’s Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Monday, seeking answers regarding their investments in Zipmex Thailand. The threat came after SEC Secretary General Ruenvadee Suwanmongkol offered an explanation via Facebook Live on Friday about …

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Global GPS Tracking Devices Market (2022 to 2027)

company logo Global GPS Tracking Devices Market Global GPS Tracking Devices Market Dublin, 29 July 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The “Global GPS Tracking Devices Market (2022-2027) by Type, Technology, Industry, Geography, Competitive Analysis and Covid-19 Impact with Ansoff Analysis” report has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. The Global GPS …

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Helping Thailand close the 1.5 trillion baht SME financial gap with crowdfunding notes

“The number of SMEs we have helped to raise funds through the issuance of crowdfunding notes has increased 28 times between June 2022 and June 2021. We have raised approximately THB 500 million for SMEs since we received the SEC crowdfunding license, while our monthly issuance increased 10 times per …

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Thailand investigates potential losses for users of crypto platform Zipmex

Thailand’s Securities and Exchange Commission said on Monday it was working with law enforcement to review potential losses among the public after crypto exchange Zipmex temporarily suspended withdrawals last week. The SEC said in a statement that it was asking affected Zipmex users to submit information via an online forum …

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The Rolls-Royce corruption scandal that plunged Thailand’s national airline

A bribery scandal involving Thailand’s national airline and British jet engine maker Rolls-Royce is back in the media spotlight after Thailand’s anti-corruption agency concluded that their deal to buy engines there three decades ago was “illegal”. The National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) has found that two top executives of Thai Airways …

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Grab to announce second quarter 2022 results on August 25, 2022; Leaders to attend upcoming investor conferences

NEW YORK, July 21. 28, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Grab Holdings Limited (NASDAQ: GRAB, the “Company” or “Grab”), expects to announce its second quarter results before the U.S. market opens on August 25, 2022. The Company’s management will hold a conference call to discuss the second quarter 2022 results at: …

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Thailand admits to using phone spyware, cites national security

BANGKOK (Reuters) – A Thai minister has admitted the country is using surveillance software to track individuals in cases involving national security or drugs, amid revelations that the phones of government critics had been hacked into the country. using Israeli-made Pegasus spyware. Digital Economy and Society Minister Chaiwut Thanakamanusorn told …

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The “illegal waste” of housing the human body – Another public health crisis in developing countries

Microplastics, tiny particles less than 5 mm, are everywhere, including in our bodies. In 2018, they were detected for the first time in human faeces. In March 2022, they were also found in human lungs and blood. They enter our bodies through the food we eat, the water we drink, …

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A New Achievement of Chinese Automobile Brands in Overseas Market, GWM’s Overseas Sales Hit 1 Million Units

BAODING, China, July 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — About July 3GWM officially announced to the world at the Saudi Arabia TANK brand launch event that the cumulative overseas sales have reached one million units, marking another milestone in the company’s globalization journey. company. A New Achievement of Chinese Automobile Brands in …

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Liverpool star Milner hailed after behind-the-scenes news

Liverpool star James Milner’s enduring fitness ‘defies logic’. That’s the view of medical expert Ben Dinnery, who runs the Premier Injuries site and has a background in injuries and data analysis. Milner, now 36, was among the players who returned for pre-season last week ahead of Liverpool’s tour of Thailand …

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A Thai diplomat will ask for the resumption of flights from S’ville

The top Thai diplomat recently vowed to ask Thai airlines to restart regular direct flights from Bangkok to Sihanoukville International Airport as economic activities in the province resume. Pichit Boonsud, Deputy Head of Mission at the Royal Thai Embassy in Cambodia, was speaking at a meeting between officials from Preah …

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Despite P843.9-B net loss in 2021, SSS cash flow allows retirees and members to continue receiving benefits

Social security system. APPLICANT PHOTO/GRIG C. MONTEGRANDE MANILA, Philippines — The net loss of the Social Security System (SSS) nearly doubling to 843.9 billion pesos in 2021, inflated by the inclusion of future liabilities in the new accounting system it uses, is not expected to be a cause for concern …

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Demand for sustainable finance on the rise in Asia-Pacific

Across the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region, sustainable financial services are growing in popularity with consumers. But despite the growing demand for greener and more sustainable products, skepticism remains about how strongly banks are committed to their sustainability agenda. That’s according to a new global survey by banking software company Mambu, which …

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Thai Airways on track to emerge from bankruptcy in 2024

Photo: Getty Images Thai Airways IATA/ICAO code TG/THA Airline type Full service carrier Hub(s) Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport Year of foundation 1960 Alliance star alliance CEO Suvadhana Sibunruang Country Thailand Rather than adopt Bangkok’s bustling traffic pattern, Thai Airways is taking a much more measured and serene path to navigate its …

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OwlTing Group Leverages Dow Jones Watchlist for OwlPay to Achieve Strong Global Regulatory Compliance

TAIPEI, June 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Global cross-border transactions are increasingly in demand. According to Juniper Research, a UK-based market research firm, the total amount of global B2B cross-border transactions will increase from $34 trillion in 2021 for $42 trillion by 2026. With the growing popularity of alternative transactions, financial …

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ST Telemedia Global Data Centers (Thailand) Wins 2022 Frost & Sullivan Award for Competitive Strategy in Data Center Colocation Services Market

STT GDC Thailand relies on a very innovative strategy, offering complete data center solutions to leading companies around the world. Asia Pacific and Europe. SAN ANTONIO, June 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Based on its recent analysis of the Thailand data center colocation services industry, Frost and Sullivan recognize ST Telemedia …

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Thai Embassy Announces Saudi Visa Waiver

Biden’s team realized Saudi relationship was too important to fail, Politico columnist tells Arab News CHICAGO: US President Joe Biden has publicly denounced Saudi Arabia as a “pariah” while privately sending returning envoys to try to restore relations between the two allies, an influential analyst has told Arab News. Elise …

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Laos faces public backlash as economy falters towards default

BANGKOK – Shortly after a Lao-language article titled “Lao economy collapses” was published this month on the Facebook page of US-funded Radio Free Asia, public rage flared against the rulers of the one-party state. The more than 1,100 replies to the post include angry rants from Laotians within the landlocked …

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Full fire for the ex-stockbroker who founded an adventure bike school at 49

Lee was a stockbroker until his late thirties, but always had a passion for motorcycles. (PHOTO: Tommy Lee) SINGAPORE — After decades of racing motorsports and adventure bikes, it seemed natural for former stockbroker Tommy Lee to turn to cycling as a business. The 54-year-old signed up Route 55 – …

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3 ways to build a sustainable and digital Asia-Pacific

Many Asia-Pacific countries have published national digitization strategies.Cloud and IT technologies are the cornerstone of the digital frontier.For digital economies to thrive, they must embrace an open and green ecosystem. The past two years have been a series of trials. These changes have sparked increasing attention in the digital world …

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Crypto lobbyist donated £500,000 to Tories ahead of UK ‘crypto hub’ move

The Conservative Party received a £500,000 donation from a British crypto investor two months before the government pledged to make the UK “the best place in the world” to set up crypto businesses. Thailand-based businessman Christopher Harborne made the payment on February 9. Two months later, the government announced its …

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Thai government at odds with central bank over rate hike

(Bloomberg) – Thailand’s government leaders are publicly pleading to keep interest rates lower for longer, a call that puts them at odds with the country’s monetary policymakers who want to raise borrowing costs earlier to prevent inflation from overheating. Bloomberg’s Most Read Deputy Prime Minister Supattanapong Punmeechaow on Tuesday warned …

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Thailand to host Global Women’s Summit 2022 in June, first major MICE event as Thailand reopens

BANGKOK, June 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Thailand will welcome more than 1,000 participants from more than 60 countries to the highly publicized Global Women’s Summit 2022, scheduled for June 23-25, 2022 in bangkok. The event becomes the first large-scale international convention held face-to-face in 2 years. He will shine the …

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Abbots Respond to Accusations of Embezzlement of Temple Funds

Abbots Respond to Accusations of Embezzlement of Temple Funds Monks deny involvement in embezzlement at Lop Buri and Nonthaburi temples Phra Thep Senabodi, the abbot of Wat Kawisararam in Lop Buri, presented himself to a police investigator from the anti-corruption division on Saturday to admit charges relating to an embezzlement …

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Critic’s Guide to Beloved LGBTQ+-Owned Restaurants

Trip to Thailand: Chef Noopy Areerak, left, and entertainer Billy Manthy, owner of Malakor Thai Café in Northwood, renewed their wedding vows in Yasothon’s home province of Areerak earlier this year. When I think of restaurants with heartbeats, I think of places driven by family and good friends and great …

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Fino Payments Bank has the largest number of micro ATMs in India

Micro PLCs were the fastest growing payment infrastructure in FY22, according to a report by ICICI Securities. MicroATMs are portable devices that enable banking transactions including cash deposit, withdrawal and funds transfer using debit or RuPay cards. Interestingly, while digital payments grew rapidly, cash circulation also increased to 14% in …

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After the war, Ukrainian banks should allocate the wrong assets to the wrong bank

The division of bank assets into bad bank and good bank, which proved successful during the period of overcoming the consequences of the East Asian financial crisis, should be applied in Ukraine after the end of the war, believes the Former Finance Minister of Bulgaria Simeon Djankov, who also has …

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After finance, it’s food, fuel and foreign affairs

An attendant pumps gasoline into the tank of a car at a gas station on TM Kalaw street in Ermita, Manila on Saturday, June 4, 2022. PHOTO BY JOHN RYAN BALDEMOR The announced economic team of President-elect Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr., led by new Secretary of the Ministry of Finance …

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Thailand to boost digital technology in agricultural sector – OpenGov Asia

The Hong Kong Productivity Council (HKPC) recently launched Green Hall. The government has set the vision “Zero Carbon Emissions, Liveable City, Sustainable Development” as Hong Kong transitions to a low-carbon economy and strives to achieve carbon neutrality by 2050. Building on the goal of achieving carbon neutrality, Green Hall aims …

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Bangkok’s new governor carries a huge burden of expectations and promises

Pursuing an ambitious agenda, Chadchart Sittipunt, 56, is set to become Bangkok’s first elected governor since the 2014 coup, after receiving a record term in the May 22 election. The independent candidate obtained on Tuesday, May 31 the long-awaited green light from the electoral commission to take the reins of …

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Carbon Capture, Use and Storage Market Research Report by Service, Technology, End-Use Industry, Region – Global Forecast to 2027

ReportLinker Carbon Capture, Use, and Storage Market Research Report by Service (Capture, Storage, and Transportation), Technology, End-Use Industry, Region (Americas, Asia-Pacific, and Europe, Middle East & Africa) – Global Forecast to 2027 – Cumulative Impact of COVID-19 New York, May 30, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Reportlinker.com announces the release of …

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A Global Securities Trader’s Guide to Navigating Food Protectionism

(Bloomberg) — From U.S.-listed commodity traders to Thai poultry farmers, stock analysts are lining up their bets on who will come out the best — or the worst — in the wave of food protectionism sweeping the world. Bloomberg’s Most Read The export restrictions triggered by Asian countries in recent …

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Quad to Donate Over $50 Billion in Indo-Pacific Infrastructure and Investment in Five Years

Tokyo: Amid China’s efforts to increase its global footprint by funding infrastructure projects, Quad leaders on Tuesday reaffirmed their shared commitment to deepening infrastructure cooperation, which is key to boosting productivity and growth. prosperity in the Indo-Pacific region. A statement released after the leaders of Australia, India, Japan and the …

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Thailand’s airports hope to turn a corner as travel restrictions ease

Summary Thailand’s Airports of Thailand (AoT) announces its financial results for the last three and six months. Revenues have risen sharply, but losses are still recorded. Revenues were boosted by the relaxation of medical entry requirements for foreigners. The overall inbound tourism market is growing, with the UK and the …

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Alternative credit scoring can promote financial inclusion in India. Read here for more details

With increasing internet penetration and digitalization, new era financial services like digital loans, e-wallets, phygital banking, BNPL and other fintech innovations are fueling financial inclusion in India. However, access to credit is still clouded by archaic underwriting systems. It is an important pillar of an inclusive financial ecosystem that can …

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Snapshot: Environmental regulations for mining activities in Thailand

Environment Main applicable environmental laws What are the main environmental laws applicable to the mining industry? What are the main regulatory bodies that administer these laws? In addition to the Minerals Act, BE 2560 (2017) (the Minerals Act), which contains numerous provisions on the protection of the environment and communities, …

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PH Sees Opportunities in ASEAN+3 Initiatives – Manila Bulletin

Finance Secretary Carlos G. Dominguez III said the Philippines looked forward to future initiatives under the ASEAN Plus Three (China, Japan, Korea) cooperation to help accelerate the country’s transition from coal to sources. sustainable energy. On behalf of the Philippine government, Dominguez also expressed the country’s support for the activities …

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Fintech can help improve the lives of people with disabilities

Fintech companies, with the support of governments, can lead the way in making technology a tool for people with disabilities to have better access to financial services. One in six people live with a disability in our world today. These people suffer from a range of auditory, cognitive, physical, speech …

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Stocks stabilize after a week of inflation-fueled worries

Recap: Global equities regained ground on Friday after a turbulent week sparked by concerns over soaring inflation, aggressive rate hikes and slowing economies. The SET index traded in a range of 1,578.11 and 1,624.26 points this week before closing yesterday at 1,584.38, down 2.77% from the previous week, with a …

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ASEAN auto markets jump 23% in first quarter

Vehicle sales in the six largest markets in the ASEAN region combined rose nearly 23% to 832,390 units in the first quarter of 2022 from 677,397 units a year earlier, according to data compiled by www. .AsiaMotorBusiness.com from various industry sources including automakers, trade associations and government departments. Indonesia led …

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