The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) has expanded its Social Entrepreneurship initiative to make more positive impact to the society by teaming up with five universities in various provinces all over Thailand to implement “SET Social Impact SE101@University” pilot project, aiming to provide practical social enterprise knowledge to new entrepreneurs in order to achieve sustainable growth.
SET Grants Social Development Award in Preventing and Solving Drug Problems in Community and Society Category
The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) together with uang Prateep Foundation this year granted the annual social development award in Preventing and Solving Drug Problems in the Community and Society category to Police Lieutenant Colonel Songpol Kanchanabundhu, Deputy Superintendent (Investigation), Tharuea Police Station (Bangkok port area) and team.
The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) has announced that a listed Trade stocks namely Energy Earth pcl (EARTH) will be delisted from SET effective September 20, 2019, as it failed to solve the problem concerning failure to submit financial statements by the deadline. EARTH will be allowed temporary trading for seven working days during September 11 – 19, 2019 before delisting.
The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, to jointly push the Thai capital market towards sustainability. The cooperation centers on raising awareness of the benefits of sustainable investment products, disclosing information related to sustainability, educating the capital market’s human resource and investors on sustainability, to build ecosystem for sustainability in all dimensions to make the Thai capital market more attractive to investors worldwide.
The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET), jointly with partners, has announced the winners of the 11th Crown Diamond in Economics Contest, with Pitchaya Paramavej, a student from Mahidol Wittayanusorn School receiving the winning trophy in senior high school level from HRH Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn.
SET’s Executive Vice President Rongrak Phanapavudhikul as Secretary of the BoG said that, pursuant to the Securities and Exchange Act (No. 6) B.E. 2562 (A.D. 2019), effective from April 17, 2019, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and SET’s broker members are required to appoint or elect SET’s new governors within 120 days from the effective date of the Act or within August 14, 2019.
The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) and The Institute of Public Policy and Development (IPPD), under the Thai government think tank, signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to jointly conduct insightful and practical researches to benefit the country’s economic and social development, as well as exchanging knowledge and utilizing big data to sustainably enhance the business sector and the society as a whole.
The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) is poised to introduce its Digital Gateway to enable an efficient, secure and cost-effective means to access the National Digital ID Platform (NDID). The NDID Platform is Thailand’s financial market infrastructure initiated by the Thai Government to enable non-face-to-face authentication and verification.
The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) has jointly joined forces with Microsoft (Thailand) to scale up LiVE platform to “Virtual Pitching Platform”, an integrated startup information center for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), startups, and social enterprises (SEs) to pitch their business plan online to investors, enabling Thai entrepreneurs to grow globally. LiVE platform, which comes on stream today, also connects to other alliances to strengthen and connect the startup ecosystem.
BANGKOK, May 27, 2019 – Securities listed on The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) and Market for Alternative Investment (mai) posted total sales of THB 2.92 trillion (approx. USD 91.3 billion) in the first quarter of 2019, up 4.4 percent a year earlier. Their aggregate net profit for the three months from January to March reduced by 9.3 percent over the same period last year to THB 2.53 billion, weighed by lower net profits of Energy & Utilities and Petrochemicals & Chemicals sectors. Food & Beverage and Property Development were among top performing sectors.