Thailand

booking.com champions women in tech at web summit 2017

BANGKOK, THAILAND  –  Today Booking.com, the global technology leader connecting travellers with the widest choice of incredible places to stay, announced an exclusive partnership with the ‘Women in Tech’ track of Web Summit. As part of this initiative, Web Summit and Booking.com are together launching ‘Women In Tech Mentor Programme’, the first Women in Tech Track mentoring initiative at the event. Web Summit is one of …

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dolby atmos coming to netflix

Imagine watching your favorite TV show or movie without the sounds that truly moved you and made you feel the impact of each moment. In creating an immersive atmosphere, sound is just as important, if not more important, than the picture itself. It is a critical tool to extend the storytelling beyond the screen and draw audiences into the narrative. …

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easy to use endless comes to thailand aiming at bringing new users to the pc market

BANGKOK – Endless Computers announced the launch of its Operating System (OS) in Thailand today, bringing a new dimension to Thailand’s PC landscape. This is the first Endless launch in Southeast Asia. Endless is free, secure, easy to use and virus-resistant. The Endless OS is free for download onto all PCs and is also pre-loaded onto some PCs brands in …

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pentahotels to enter thailand with pentahotel bangkok, ploenchit, in 2020

Bangkok, Thailand – Pentahotels, the design-led and neighborhood lifestyle brand, today announced a new management agreement with The Nest Property Company Ltd., a subsidiary of PM Group, to open the first pentahotel in Bangkok, Thailand in 2020. Pentahotel Bangkok, Ploenchit, will be located in Lumpini in the central business area of Bangkok. The announcement marks the first official step in pentahotels’ expansion …

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telenor group survey: myanmar’s millennials point to virtual reality as possible gateway to achieving peace

YANGON/OSLO – Telenor Group today released the findings of its regional online survey that assessed the attitudes of Asia’s millennials towards technology and social impact, as well as the support they feel necessary to become future leaders committed to peace. Organized to support Telenor Youth Forum 2017 recruitment, the online survey engaged 2,500 respondents aged 15 to 30 years in Asian markets …

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iflix launches in bahrain

Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain – iflix, the world’s leading Subscription Video on Demand (SVoD) service for emerging markets, is thrilled to announce the launch of its revolutionary service in Bahrain. The iflix Bahrain team hosted an event yesterday at the Malja art space in Amwaj, to introduce members of the media in addition to Bahrain’s social media users to iflix services. …

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#iloveunited coming to thailand

Bangkok – Manchester United has today confirmed its world renowned large scale fan party, #ILOVEUNITED is coming to Thailand! Fans in the Thai capital are set to enjoy a special evening of entertainment, giveaways and competitions courtesy of the club’s commercial partners, culminating in a live-match screening of Tottenham Hotspur vs Manchester United. Global ambassador Bryan Robson, himself a former …

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social egomania, going solo, and road trip adventures: the 2017 first-time travel intentions of thai travellers

Bangkok – Today, new global research commissioned by Booking.com, the world leader in connecting people with the most incredible choice of places to stay, reveals the intentions of intrepid Thai travellers who plan to widen their first-time travel experiences in 2017. While first-time travel can seem daunting, most agree (55%) that any nerves felt before they travelled were unnecessary. The fastening …

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linde healthcare recommends enhancement of medical gas safety, quality standards in thailand for patient well-being

Bangkok, Thailand – An enhancement of current standards for use of medical gases in Thai hospitals would significantly improve patient well-being and strengthen the reputation of Thailand as Asia’s leading hub for medical services. Medical gas is a critical aspect of healthcare, particularly within intensive care, operating rooms and in emergency settings of hospitals.  It is important that the quality of …

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AMADEUS CERTIFIED AS A TOP EMPLOYER IN AUSTRALIA AND THAILAND

Bangkok, Thailand – Each year, companies face new challenges to keep their businesses running smoothly; from adapting to new technological advances and political changes, to recruiting top talent in a changing job market. Amongst managing growth expectations and obtaining new capital, one of the biggest challenges is staying focused on employees and serving their needs. As a leading technology partner …

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YOUTH REPRESENTATIVES FROM MYANMAR TOOK PART IN ONE-YEAR LONG GLOBAL TELENOR YOUTH FORUM PROGRAM

Yangon – Twenty-six talented millennials from Telenor’s 13 markets – including two from Myanmar participated in the fourth annual Telenor Youth Forum (TYF) and 2016 Nobel Peace Prize activities held last week in Oslo, Norway. Hnin Hnin Naing and Zaw Tu Hkawng from Myanmar joined the one-year TYF program held from December 8 to 11, during Nobel Peace Prize week. …

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Booking.com Launches New Content API for AccommodationChannel Managers and Content Providers

Booking.com Content API Release 3

  Today Booking.com, the global leader in connecting travellers with the widest choice of incredible places to stay, announced the launch of its new Content API for accommodation channel managers, content providers and property management companies. Following a successful round of beta testing earlier this year with a select group of early adopters, these new specifications provide free access for …

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Henkel continues its strong business performance in the third quarter

Henkel continues its strong business performance in the third quarter

  “Henkel continued to deliver strong business performance in the third quarter. Sales, adjusted EBIT and adjusted earnings per preferred share reached new highs. The successful development and the high quality of earnings was driven by all three business units and the strong commitment of our global team,” said Henkel CEO Hans Van Bylen. “In the third quarter, we were …

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Booking.com Pilots New Platform for Travel Agents

EN_Booking.com for Travel Agents Landing Page

  Today Booking.com, the global leader in connecting travelers with the widest choice of incredible places to stay, announced the initial test pilot of Booking.com for Travel Agents, the first iteration of a new platform designed specifically with the unique needs of travel agents in mind. The platform features a suite of easy-to-use tools that empower travel industry professionals to …

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KANCHANA KANCHANASUT HONORED WITH JONATHAN B. POSTEL SERVICE AWARD

The Internet Society today announced that its prestigious Jonathan B. Postel Service Award was presented to Kanchana Kanchanasut for her three decades of persistent pioneering work and for enabling countless others to spread the Internet across Southeast Asia and beyond. Dr. Kanchansut was selected by an international award committee comprised of former Jonathan B. Postel award winners which placed particular …

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