AOT’s board gave nod to open bid for duty-free pick up counters at Suvarnabhumi and Don Mueang this December. CBG upbeats 2H earnings from new launch Carabao Green Apple energy drink sales, wider margins from in-house canning unit, improved bargaining power, and narrower loss from UK operation, firms on Bt2.3b FY19 revenue target. Comment: So […]

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AOT mulls investing Bt3b in monorail projects connecting DMK airport to BTS greenline to help flows of passenger traffic and reduce traffic congestion. Comment: Well it makes sense common sense. However the risk I see is that several travelers to Thailand already skip Bangkok and go direct to their holiday destinations. BCP to sell Bt10b […]

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AOT wants airlines at BKK’s Don Mueang International Airport to switch to wide-body aircraft in a bid to ease congestion at the LLC hub, expects Cabinet approval for Bt38-40b Don Mueang 3rd phase expansion to cater for 60m, as it would reach peak capacity by 2020. Comment: In 5 years, I’ll bet that Chinese tourists […]

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ADVANC cleared the air with TOT over tower ownership produced during the concession period, agreed to rent tower from TOT for 10 years for Bt28b, expects Bt800m average annual cost saving p.a. from dispute settlement. Comment: Small #’s but still a positive news for the company AMANAH sees record high in 3 years in 3Q […]

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AOT: to pay extra Bt 243m for state property charges at DMK and regional airports for FY17/18, also expects to pay additional Bt 1.44b for FY19, according to filing. Comment: A small drop in the cash flow making machine that is AOT KTC: may be added to MSCI, upcoming reshuffle announcement on Aug 7, tabloid. […]

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AOT: to set up pre-export agricultural products inspection subsidiary to boost income from cargo-handing services, target cod after new cold-storage facility and prod certifying center completed in 6 months. BAFS: expects earnings bottom out 2Q from Bt 79m charge from one-off employee expense, sees 2H turnaround from recovery jet refueling business and recognition of northern […]

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Electricity Generating Authority (EGAT) to open bid for 45mw floating solar projects at Sirindhorn dam on August 20, SCC, GPSC, SPCG, GUNKUL, WHAUP, EPCO expected to join. New sugary drink taxes structure starts from October 1, drinks containing 6-8g of sugar/ 100ml will be charged Bt 0.3, 10-14g/Bt 1/ltr, 14-18g/Bt 3/ltr, >18g/Bt5/liter. Comment: Which companies […]

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ANAN reports Bt10.915b 1H presales, account for 30% of FY19 target of Bt36b, mulls 8 project in 2H worth Bt27b. Comment: Similar to AP, fantastic presale numbers, if the presale numbers continue on this positive trend then I wouldn’t be surprised to see the sector re-rate towards the end of this year AOT signed contract […]

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AOT to seek board approval for TOR of Suvarnabhumi’s 3rd runway in Jul, seeks new govt to approve its Bt202 development plan, including in new airports in Phuket and Chiang Mai.Comment: I’m not holding my breathe whilst waiting for this to go through DELTA may see 2Q FX losses from strong THB. Comment: All of […]

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AOT to announce winner of auction of duty-free contracts for provincial airports at 10am. Comment: It’s going to be fun! BAY’s Krungsri consumer suspends nano finance lending, Taokaetanjai program, sees NPLs accelerates. BDMS teams up Viriya insurance to provide health protection for upscale clients, seeks to add more insurance clients in portfolio. Comment: The government […]

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