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NBTC probe into large buy-up of NMG stocks
December 20, 2014 1:00 am

NBTC probe into large buy-up of NMG stocks

Questions raised on Solution Corner's 12.27-per-cent acquisition and whether it violates cross-holdings rule

'Nation' editorial staff ready to fight against suspected...
December 20, 2014 1:00 am

'Nation' editorial staff ready to fight against suspected...

Nation Multimedia Group (NMG) employees yesterday joined forces to voice their resistance to a possible hostile takeover attempt by Solution Corner (SLC) and its nominees, which they said might damage the group's media freedom.

TUF acquiring 100% of US seafood company Bumble Bee
December 20, 2014 1:00 am

TUF acquiring 100% of US seafood company Bumble Bee

Thai Union Frozen Products (TUF), the world's largest processor of shelf-stable tuna products, has entered a binding agreement to acquire 100 per cent of the shares of North America's largest branded shelf-stable seafood company, Bumble...

CTH eyes higher growth by venturing into IPTV service
December 20, 2014 1:00 am

CTH eyes higher growth by venturing into IPTV service

On top of its satellite-based pay-TV business, CTH targets additional growth via the provision of Internet protocol television (IPTV) service next year, capitalising on the expansion of broadband Internet and the government's digital-economy...

After 20 years in business, Quickcote ready to expand
December 20, 2014 1:00 am

After 20 years in business, Quickcote ready to expand

Firm studies expansion into CLMV markets

Modernine TV to freeze ad rates, keen on retaining content partners
December 19, 2014 1:00 am

Modernine TV to freeze ad rates, keen on retaining content partners

EXPECTING intense competition among TV broadcasters next year, the new boss of MCOT says the company will freeze its advertising rates to keep its existing content partners while focusing more on new business to generate more income.

Com7 invests ahead of SET listing
December 19, 2014 1:00 am

Com7 invests ahead of SET listing

Com7 plans to invest Bt500 million on opening new stores, refreshing old stores and supporting marketing with an eye to listing on the Stock Exchange of Thailand in the second half of next year.

SCG announces acquisitions in Norway, Indonesia
December 19, 2014 1:00 am

SCG announces acquisitions in Norway, Indonesia

Siam Cement Group (SCG) has announced its acquisitions of a stake in Norner Holding, a Norwegian chemical-research company specialising in polymers, and in Indoris Printingdo, a packaging manufacturer in Indonesia.

Search engine Baidu plans launch of Thai commercial services next year
December 19, 2014 1:00 am

Search engine Baidu plans launch of Thai commercial services next year

Baidu Inc, the giant Chinese search engine, plans to launch its commercial service in Thailand by the middle of next year.

Mobile LTE vies for partnership with TOT
December 18, 2014 1:00 am

Mobile LTE vies for partnership with TOT

FIVE TELECOM businesses have submitted proposals to be strategic partners with TOT. They are Advanced Info Service (AIS), True Corp, Samart i-Mobile, Loxley, and Mobile LTE.