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Boosting Office Occupancy Rates, Creating Great Investment Returns BANGKOK, Apr 25, 2017 - (ACN Newswire) - GLAND Office Leasehold Real Estate Investment Trust, or GLANDRT, which has invested in 30-year and 17-year-and seven-month leasehold interests in 'The Nine Towers' and 'Unilever House' office building projects, respectively, in Bangkok's 'New CBD', had its first trading day on 21 April, after receiving an enthusiastic welcome from both institutional and retail investors. Its management forecasted that a continuously growing demand for office space in Ratchada-Rama 9 area will improve the projects' occupancy rates. Ms Veena Lertnimitr, Executive Vice President, Primary Distribution Division, The Siam Commercial Bank Public Company Limited, as Financial Advisor and Co-Lead Underwriter, revealed that GLANDRT has listed on Stock Exchange of Thailand, with 21 April b... (more)

NEC Successfully Trials Landslide Prediction System in Thailand

- Japan-Thailand cooperation project on disaster prevention ICT - NEC Landslide Simulation System TOKYO, Apr 25, 2017 - (JCN Newswire) - NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701), in collaboration with Thailand's National Disaster Warning Center (NDWC), announced today the completion of a trial for a system that identifies areas where there is danger of a landslide occurring. The effectiveness of the system was confirmed as the trial was conducted in Chiang Mai Province in Northern Thailand during the period from November 2016 to March 2017. Landslides caused by heavy rainfall are frequent in Thai... (more)

Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Drives Digital Transformation by Collaborating with OSIsoft & Microsoft Red Carpet Incubation Program

MHPS-TOMONI digital solutions to be showcased at Hannover Messe 2017 Hannover, Germany, Apr 25, 2017 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Ltd. (MHPS) and OSIsoft announced today that they are teaming up to enhance the capabilities of MHPS-TOMONI; a revolutionary new digital solutions platform that supports thermal power plant operations. As part of the announcement it was revealed that MHPS-TOMONI will be part of Red Carpet Incubation Program (RCIP), developed by OSIsoft and Microsoft. RCIP utilizes PI Integrator for Microsoft Azure, an application which has the abil... (more)

Mitsubishi Motors Inaugurates New Manufacturing Plant in Indonesia

Bekasi facility will have capacity of 160,000 units and employ 3,000 workers Outline of MMKI Plant TOKYO, Apr 25, 2017 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) today inaugurated a new manufacturing plant in Indonesia following a 65 billion yen ($565 million) investment in a state-of-the-art facility that will employ 3,000 workers and produce 160,000 units a year at full capacity. Their Excellencies President Joko Widodo of Indonesia and Minister of Industry Airlangga Hartarto joined Carlos Ghosn, chairman of MMC, and Osamu Masuko, chief executive, at the plant opening, ... (more)

Toyota, KDDI and Tokyo Hire-Taxi Association Begin Verification Testing for 'Connected Taxis'

Using Big Data in Development of New Services Image of verification testing Image of verification testing Toyota City, Japan, Apr 25, 2017 - (JCN Newswire) - Toyota Motor Corporation and KDDI Corporation, together with the Tokyo Hire-Taxi Association (THTA), have begun verification testing on data collection for making "connected taxis" a reality. Such taxis, by communicating with data centers, are expected to make possible new services that will, among others, improve taxi-customer convenience and support taxi drivers. The verification testing, which will center on the collection ... (more)