Central Group announces partnership with JD.com and JD Finance

Central Group, Thailand leading retail group, JD.com, China's largest retailer and leading Chinese fintech company JD Finance, today announced an aggregate investment of up to $500 million to establish two joint ventures in Thailand covering e-commerce and fintech services, respectively. Under the terms of the agreement, half of the investment will come from Central Group, with the…... read more

Grab Thailand announces Pita Limjaroenrat as its new Country Head Public Affairs

Grab, Southeast Asia’s leading technology company that offers wide range of ride-hailing and logistics services, announced that Pita Limjaroenrat, or Tim, a successful Managing Director of CEO AgriFood Co.,Ltd and Great Ocean Food Co.,Ltd, has been appointed as the new Country Head Public Affairs. Prior to joining Grab, Pita has established “TIMS”, a certified non-GMO…... read more

Singapore Fintech Festival 2017 to return in November

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) in partnership with The Association of Banks in Singapore (ABS) and in collaboration with SingEx will organize Singapore Fintech Festival from the 13th-17th of November 2017 after the week-long festival successfully drew more than 13,000 participants from 60 countries last year.  The Festival is supported by various sponsors and…... read more

Gamma forges strategic partnership with Viber to bring optimized ad formats

Gamma today announced a strategic partnership with Viber that will provide high quality, optimized and interactive ads to brands, agencies and media buyers in Asia. Gamma’s SSP platform will raise more demand for Viber’s premium inventory programmatically, through hundreds of ad partners and networks. By utilizing Gamma’s proprietary technology and premium inventory, agencies can access…... read more

Korn Chatikavanij together with co-founder leads Refinn to aid Thais applying for mortgage refinancing

Refinn, Thailand’s online loan refinancing startup begins its second year with Pornpimol Pathomsak as the CEO, after successfully building awareness of the home loan market in the first year. Over 400,000 people applied for refinancing through www.refinn.com ,the value of 32,000 million baht, which was higher than the target set. Korn Chatikavanij, President of Refinn…... read more