Tag: Singapore

Singapore’s TV producers eye world-wide screens

Singapore’s TV producers eye world-wide screens
August 19th, 2014 in IT / Comms

The domestic market for TV programme material in Singapore is very small. But MediaCorp, the national …[More]

Water-splashing out of S’pore Songkran event, call meet with Thai embassy

Water-splashing out of S’pore Songkran event, call meet with Thai embassy
March 25th, 2014 in Tourism

The organisers of “Celebrate Songkran 2014″ in Singapore will convene today with the Thai Embassy and the …[More]

Singapore to hold own Songkran

Singapore to hold own Songkran
March 18th, 2014 in Tourism

Singapore is organising its own “Songkran” festival to compete with the one in Thailand but an executive of …[More]

BBL has high hopes for Singapore branch under AEC

BBL has high hopes for Singapore branch under AEC
November 12th, 2013 in Finance / Investment

Bangkok Bank sees its Singapore branch as acting as a supporter of its Asean presence to corporate customers …[More]

S’pore lifts ban on Thai frozen chicken

S’pore lifts ban on Thai frozen chicken
October 23rd, 2013 in Government

After banning Thai poultry from its market for nine years, Singapore has finally allowed frozen chicken …[More]

Thailand, S’pore meet on business, investment

Thailand, S’pore meet on business, investment
October 15th, 2013 in Government

Thailand and Singapore will trade off their strengths to boost commerce and investment ahead of the …[More]

Going with the grain

Going with the grain
October 14th, 2013 in Production

Cheang Sen Kai, a Singaporean businessman who lost his steel business in the wake of the Asian financial …[More]

Singapore beckons top Thai gold traders to set up there

Singapore beckons top Thai gold traders to set up there
September 24th, 2013 in Finance / Investment

Singapore has been trying to persuade Thailand’s top five gold traders to establish footholds in the city-state …[More]

Singapore adapts to intensifying regional competition for tourists

Singapore adapts to intensifying regional competition for tourists
September 19th, 2013 in Tourism

SINGAPORE has been shifting its tourism strategy to deal effectively with intense competition in the region …[More]

Singapore’s MediaCorp eyes greater visibility in Asean

Singapore’s MediaCorp eyes greater visibility in Asean
September 9th, 2013 in IT / Comms

Singapore is playing a leading role in Asean’s creative economy while building a regional brand by distributing …[More]

Big surprises await in revamped thailand singapore treaty

Big surprises await in revamped thailand singapore treaty
July 30th, 2013 in Finance / Investment

After being in effect for more than 35 years, the Thailand-Singapore tax treaty is undergoing a major revamp. …[More]

Thailand ‘can steal Singapore’s crown’

Thailand ‘can steal Singapore’s crown’
November 14th, 2012 in Economy, Featured

An Australian business leader made the unlikely suggestion at a conference yesterday that Thailand could …[More]

Supply chain asia forum in singapore comes of age

Supply chain asia forum in singapore comes of age
September 12th, 2012 in Retail / Services

The annual Supply Chain Asia Forum was held two weeks ago in Singapore and it was a great event, as always …[More]

Oishi poised to cross borders

Oishi poised to cross borders
August 22nd, 2012 in Featured, Retail / Services

Oishi is focusing on Singapore, Laos and Hong Kong for the launch of its first Japanese restaurants in the region outside …[More]

Reinsurance premiums on Thailand a likely hot topic at Nov meet

Reinsurance premiums on Thailand a likely hot topic at Nov meet
August 22nd, 2012 in Retail / Services

Reinsurance premiums on Thailand are likely to be one of the main topics discussed at the “12th Singapore …[More]

Thailand and Singapore strengthen financial ties with cross-border arrangement

Thailand and Singapore strengthen financial ties with cross-border arrangement
June 26th, 2012 in Finance / Investment

Thailand and Singapore have inked an agreement to establish a reciprocal cross-border collateral arrangement that will …[More]

Cigna health plan on offer here

Cigna health plan on offer here
April 25th, 2012 in Featured, Retail / Services

Cigna Corporation has launched its “Cigna Global Health Insurance Benefits” in Thailand for employers with globally mobile staff. …[More]

Lufthansa considering routes to Burma, Laos, Cambodia

Lufthansa considering routes to Burma, Laos, Cambodia
March 1st, 2012 in Featured, Retail / Services

Lufthansa German Airlines is studying the feasibility of opening routes to Burma, Laos and Cambodia by using Thailand as a hub after …[More]

Expedia launches B20m Thai website

Expedia launches B20m Thai website
February 29th, 2012 in IT / Comms

Expedia Inc, the world’s leading online travel company, has invested 20 million baht to introduce its Thai website to build brand awareness. …[More]

Praising state efforts, CEO says DHL is here to stay

Praising state efforts, CEO says DHL is here to stay
February 20th, 2012 in Infrastructure / Logistics

Thailand will remain a major Asian hub for DHL Express despite problems related to last year’s flooding, says the the world’s leading express …[More]

SC going global with condominium sales pitch

SC going global with condominium sales pitch
February 16th, 2012 in Real Estate

After entering condominium development in Bangkok’s central business district (CBD) in 2010, the listed developer SC Asset Corporation Plc …[More]

Boeing set to lead Southeast Asia charge

Boeing set to lead Southeast Asia charge
February 15th, 2012 in Retail / Services

Southeast Asia will be the Asia-Pacific region to lead growth in global demand for new aircraft over the next two decades, says the US …[More]

Investors peer past gloom, eye Asian economic rebound

Investors peer past gloom, eye Asian economic rebound
February 14th, 2012 in Economy

If the World Bank is correct, 2012 will see the second slowest year of global economic growth in a decade, at a level consistent with a world …[More]

Plethora of opportunities for businesses

Plethora of opportunities for businesses
February 14th, 2012 in Featured, General Interest

As the new regime embarks on reforms after years of authoritarian rule, billions of baht are ready to pour into the neighbouring country. …[More]

Thai firms eager to tap opportunity

Thai firms eager to tap opportunity
February 14th, 2012 in Featured, General Interest

Huge scope in many industries.

Among the biggest investors in Burma for years, Thai enterprises …[More]

Dreamliner to help fuel Thai Airways’ growth

Dreamliner to help fuel Thai Airways’ growth
February 13th, 2012 in Featured, Retail / Services

Thai Airways International will go ahead with its belt-tightening plan to keep its operation flying high, although the airline faced a recent …[More]

Hotel transactions in Asia to maintain 2011 levels

Hotel transactions in Asia to maintain 2011 levels
February 3rd, 2012 in Tourism

Despite the continuing economic uncertainty, Jones Lang LaSalle Hotels forecasts that global hotel transaction volumes will hold steady …[More]

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Analysis: Southeast Asia goes slow on nuclear

Analysis: Southeast Asia goes slow on nuclear
February 3rd, 2012 in Production

(Reuters) – After the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear disaster, Vietnam suspended its nuclear plans and waited for more than a decade before reviving …[More]

JLL: Bright outlook for continued hotel investment

JLL: Bright outlook for continued hotel investment
February 1st, 2012 in Featured, Real Estate

The momentum of hotel investment in Thailand is likely to continue, supported by new buying opportunities, especially in tourist …[More]

Singapore pushes for stronger Thai effort

Singapore pushes for stronger Thai effort
January 23rd, 2012 in Tourism

SINGAPORE : Singapore is urging Thailand to introduce new tourism products and build brand awareness through key media outlets, …[More]