Mon, 08 Jan 2018 01:00:00
Bows of CEOs betray troubles facing Japanese firms
Executives of big Japanese corporations have been seen bowing deeply at press conferences in recent years, apologising, in Japanese style, for the misconduct of their companies.
Thu, 28 Dec 2017 01:00:00
Thai AirAsia CEO increases AAV stake
TASSAPON BIJLEVELD, chief executive officer of Thai AirAsia, has bought back 36.3 per cent of the shares in Asia Aviation (AAV), a 55-per-cent shareholder of Thai AirASia Co, at Bt4.70 per share amounting to around Bt8.279 billion for 1.761 billion shares.
Thu, 21 Dec 2017 17:02:07
Country Group to develop 19 rai on Rama 3
Country Group Development Plc has spent Bt1.65 billion to buy 19 rais (1.44 hectares) of land on Rama 3 to develop a mixed-use project in the year 2018, the company’s CEO, Ben Taechaubol, said yesterday.
Thu, 21 Dec 2017 16:29:48
One CEO voted one of Asia's most influential sport leaders by Philippines ABS-CBN
2017 has been a phenomenal year for sports in Asia, and the past 12 months have really been a treat for sports fans in general. These 10 big names have led their respective organizations with unparalleled passion and business sense. Let’s examine the 10 Most Influential Sports Leaders in Asia in 2017 according to ABS-CBN from the Philippines.
Wed, 20 Dec 2017 16:05:35
Tesco Lotus announces new CEO
Tesco Group on Wednesday announced its appointment of Sompong Rungnirattisai as chief executive officer of Tesco Lotus, succeeding John Christie, who will complete his contract on February 28.
Mon, 18 Dec 2017 14:33:55
Ingress autoparts has net profit dip
Listed autoparts maker firm Ingress Industrial (Thailand) Plc has reported its first 9-month earnings of Bt104 million with a consistent revenue of Bt2.14 billion, the company’s CEO Abdul Rahim bin Haji Hitam said on Monday.
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Thu, 07 Dec 2017 01:00:00
A chat in Bangkok about an ‘unpleasant experience’ with Trump
Paul Polman, CEO of Unilever, has been actively involved in negotiating for the launch of the Paris Agreement. When Donald Trump became president, he announced that he was pulling the United States out of the pact.
Tue, 05 Dec 2017 09:13:15
Centara Hotels & Resorts sets out five-year vision for growth
Centara Hotels and Resorts has released significant expansion plans for the next five years after it welcomed back seasoned industry professional Markland Blaiklock, in a newly-formed role of Deputy CEO.
Sat, 02 Dec 2017 02:03:05
Wongnai chief says site is expanding its horizons
Yord Shinsupakkul, co-founder and CEO of Wongnai.com, Wongnai Media Co Ltd, said during a seminar during Thailand e-Commerce Week 2017 that Wongnai began with the intention to be an "insider” who knows the restaurant scene.
Mon, 27 Nov 2017 09:47:00
Centara appoints Deputy CEO to lead next phase of growth
Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hotel operator, has announced the appointment of Markland Blaiklock as Deputy Chief Executive Officer, with immediate effect.
Sat, 25 Nov 2017 00:30:55
HandiGo new mobile app aims to promote tourism 4.0
Sakdidet Poolsawad, CEO and co-founder of the application “HandiGo” said that tourism has been playing an important role in spreading income to different regions of Thailand and creating jobs for locals.
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 19:12:21
TMB Bank appoints new CEO
TMB Bank has appointed Piti Tantakasem, currently the bank’s chief financial officer, to post of the chief executive officer post, replacing Boontuck Wungcharoen, according to an announcement of TMB chairman Rungson Sriworasat on Wednesday.
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 15:31:32
Major international honour for Heinecke
The founder, chairman and CEO of Minor International, William E Heinecke, has been named Corporate Hotelier of the World for 2017 by Hotels magazine.
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 07:15:43
Hackers stole data from 57 million Uber riders, drivers: CEO
Uber said Tuesday hackers compromised personal data from some 57 million riders and drivers in a breach kept hidden for a year.
Sat, 18 Nov 2017 11:36:36
Baidu self-driving tech hits road in 2018
BEIJING - Baidu’s self-driving vehicles, part of a key national artificial intelligence research project, are expected to go into trial operation next year, according to Baidu Inc Chairman and CEO Robin Li.