EASTW give 1.5% discount on tap water sales to Provincial Waterwork Authority for 3 months from April to June 20 to aid those impacted from COVID 19. Comment: Not much of a discount…water has been the only utility to not be targeted for discounts by any government for the past 15 years (from memory) HANA […]

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MAJOR to temporary shut all its cinemas in Thailand, Cambodia and Laos, from 18-31 March. Comment: Another name that can double over the next 2 years. SAT sees 7-10% fall in sales this year, to emphasize on oversea markets and new product lines. Comment: Autos are dead.  TASCO reaffirms big jump 1Q as asphalt sales […]

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MAJOR sees sharp fall in 1H20 profit on outbreak, as several movies had delayed premier, including Fast & Furious 9 and James Bond, cutting revenue projection down 17% to Bt8.8b, the lowest in 4 year. Comment: All the major movies are going to be postponed, perhaps this will accelerate the move to digital further by […]

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BAY expects 1Q loan growth shrink more than 10% yoy, sees sharp declines in new home sales, roll-out refinance package to draw mortgage clients. Comment: 1Q20 is a recession quarter, 2Q20 is still up in the air, 2H20 is, I suspect, a recovery period, and 1Q21 everyone will look amazing compared to the year before […]

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CPF to set up shrimp farm in the U.S. to reduce logistic costs and tax barrier. FSMART to add 2,000 top-up machines and 4,000 vending machines this year, to start distribution biz and car title loans. Comment: Well there we go, more ways for low income earners to mortgage their future. LANNA buys RDF fuel […]

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AAV may save as much as Bt800m after Cabinet cut jet fuel tax from Bt4.726/liter to Bt0.20/liter, Bt300m for THAI. Comment: But it may not make up for the loss in demand.  ADVANC, TRUE, DTAC, TOT and CAT have all submitted bids for 5G spectrums, with ADVANC and TRUE said to be vying for 3 […]

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BGRIM to sign JV with EGAT today to develop 45mw solar floating projects. Comment: Cookie munster #3 (1. IVL, 2. GULF)  BJC: Thai antitrust office sets up committee to evaluate impact of Tesco deal to mitigate risk of monopoly. Comment: I wonder which group pushed the government to set this up? CP? Central? It’s the […]

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BC acquire 2 plots of land to develop 2 hotel projects in Lamai beach Samui and Sukhumvit road adjacent to BTS Nana station, announced dividend Bt0.11 dps, XD Dec 27. Comment: This could be an interesting name over the next 2-3 years. You’ll need to sit down and go through the business model and accounting […]

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ADVANC may report strong 3Q, the highest Q in 3 years, up 29% yoy to Bt8.8b, Tabloid. Comment: At the end of the day its just a financial #’s game AMATA upbeats IE land sales momentum as trade war persists, 400 acres out of total 4,400 acres landbank in EEC area ready for quick start […]

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BCPG pays Bt5.3b for 69MW Hydro PP Nam San 3A in Laos. Court scraps order for Bt600m compensation payment from EXAT, to BEM. Comment: But they still won Billions regardless Transport Min to decide whether to allow CP Group more time to negotiate terms on high-speed train pj linking 3 airports, or call up an […]

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