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Amway launches meal replacement, weight-loss system
September 5, 2015 1:00 am

Amway launches meal replacement, weight-loss system

AMWAY HAS launched "BodyKey by Nutrilite" meal replacement in Thailand to tap into the weight-loss-product market amid the growing trend of maintaining not just good health but also a good figure.

Ubon trucking company rose from ashes of 1997 crisis
September 5, 2015 1:00 am

Ubon trucking company rose from ashes of 1997 crisis

FROM THREE TRUCKS in 1997, Ban Paew Group Limited Partnership now has 100 trucks to handle logistics in the Northeast and also plans to expand into neighbouring countries when the Asean Economic Community takes effect at the end of this year.

RP's Max's Group brings Sizzlin' Steak to Vietnam
September 5, 2015 1:00 am

RP's Max's Group brings Sizzlin' Steak to Vietnam

PHILIPPINE casual-dining company Max's Group Inc (MGI) is set to bring Sizzlin' Steak, its home-grown brand serving premium meals on a hot-plate system, to Vietnam.

PTT expects to post Q3 loss from crude oil stock
September 5, 2015 1:00 am

PTT expects to post Q3 loss from crude oil stock

DESPITE RECENT rebounds in global crude-oil prices, PTT expects to post losses from its crude-oil stock in the third quarter, given its average cost of US$61 per barrel, while the company's losses from its NGV (natural gas for vehicles) business...

AirAsia poised for turnaround
September 5, 2015 1:00 am

AirAsia poised for turnaround

AIRASIA group is on track with its turnaround plans and fund-raising exercise for both the Indonesia and Philippines units, according to Malaysia's Public Invest Research.

Duracell picks DKSH as its distributor in 4 Asian markets
September 4, 2015 1:00 am

Duracell picks DKSH as its distributor in 4 Asian markets

DKSH, A provider of market expansion services focused on Asia, has been appointed by Duracell to market and distribute its batteries across four markets in Asia.

Conergy joins B Grimm Power for solar plant
September 4, 2015 1:00 am

Conergy joins B Grimm Power for solar plant

GERMAN SOLAR-power company Conergy has signed a contract with B Grimm Power to construct a solar plant with an 8-megawatt peak (MWp) capacity in Sa Kaew province in support of the government's mission to have 20 per cent of the country's...

Malaysia Airlines' slimmer incarnation has 4,000 staff on...
September 4, 2015 1:00 am

Malaysia Airlines' slimmer incarnation has 4,000 staff on...

THE NEW Malaysia Airlines Berhad has hired only 9,000 of its employees on permanent contracts, while 4,000 are on short-term contracts.

Dusit Krabi focus on China, Mid-East markets
September 4, 2015 1:00 am

Dusit Krabi focus on China, Mid-East markets

DUSIT Thani Krabi Beach Resort has revealed its new marketing strategies to cash in on an increase in international arrivals, primarily targeting the China and Middle East markets.

Toshiba poised to cash in on Asean
September 3, 2015 1:00 am

Toshiba poised to cash in on Asean

TOSHIBA Corporation has seen great business potential in Asean, particularly in the power-generation and social-infrastructure businesses, said Fumio Otani, corporate vice president and corporate representative for Asia.