Sankyo Home joins with Japanese real estate giant to launch luxury condominium

Sankyo Home (Thailand) has joined with Japanese firm, Keihan Real Estate, to develop a luxury condominium – The FINE Bangkok in the Thonglor-Ekamai area – with a project value of more than Bt1.7 billion. The project boasts luxury design in modern Japanese style to” match the new generation’s demand” and is scheduled for pre-sales launch on June 2-3.

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SCB expands its fintech venture capital programme to US$100 million

Siam Commercial Bank (SCB),  has increased its corporate venture capital fund by US$50 million through its FinTech investment arm Digital Ventures, bringing the fund’s total capital base to US$100m and making it the largest venture capital fund in the country. The bank also signaled a shift in focus from fund-of-fund investment towards more direct investment to support its digital transformation strategy.

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Habitat Group and PRA Academy organise free seminar: “How to Make Profit Investing in a Condominium”

  Property experts reveal the secrets of success for investors Chanin Wanidwong (second from left), chief executive officer, Habitat Group – one of the country’s leading property developers for investment – has teamed up with Suda Prakritipong (second from right), chairwoman of the executive board of PRA Academy, a premier institute that imparts integrated knowledge on real estate – to reveal secrets on investing successfully and offer new perspectives on real estate investment. Property professionals gracing the event included “Coach Tang” Pisit Apiwattanapong, an expert on renting condominiums for passive income. Coach Tae’ provided…

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Yala international airport to open in 2020

  Thailand’s southernmost province of Yala is close to having its own airport. The long-awaited Betong International Airport project is expected to complete next year. Betong District Chief, Damrong Deesakul, said the construction of Betong International Airport would finish in July 2019 and the new airport should be operational in 2020. Damrong said the government had approved the plan to enlarge the airport by another 12.8 hectares from 147.2 hectares in accordance with the Triangle of Stability, Prosperity and Sustainability programme. Land purchases are in process. Damrong said the people…

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SHOW DC appoints new CEO Goh Soo Sing to lead re-imagining of iconic retail and entertainment mega complex

    Thailand’s Show DC Corp has appointed Goh Soo Sing as Chief Executive Officer of its 180,000 sqm retail and entertainment mega complex SHOW DC.         With a hands-on leadership style, the 34 year old Malaysian national will oversee a re-imagining of SHOW DC and strive to take it to the next level, expanding the retail and entertainment offerings and diversity, as well as growing the appeal to both city residents and visitors. Located at the heart of the booming Rama IX area of Bangkok, SHOW…

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Aeras Beachfront Condominium Jomtien

  The Urban Property celebrates Aeras Condominium.           Sompop Wanitsaynee said: “Our biggest project to date, Aeras Beachfront luxury condo on Jomtien beach road soi 17 is built on 3.2 rai  with great facilities at hand. The perfect beachfront location allows you to enjoy the fabulous sea views and facilities located at different levels throughout the project with the ultimate privacy and space. “Aeras is simply the most splendid home and holiday destination for everyone in the family. “Aeras Beachfront comprises two buildings, having 38 floors…

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Aeras Open House Pool Party 2018

  It was time to say Aloha at an exclusive Summer Party was held late in April at The Aeras Condominium Jomtien Beach. The theme – Ultimate Beachfront Experience with a Floral Aloha Twist – was a hit with all the guests who partied the night away. The rain didn’t stop play with guests dancing to the live band and enjoying the food and beverages supplied by Hard Rock Hotel Pattaya. Thai disco king Burin Boonvisut also sang and many guest left with prizes won in a lucky draw.  …

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Kvik Pattaya grand opening

  Kvik’s latest store in Thailand has held its official grand opening. The Pattaya branch is located at Baan and Beyond on Sukhumvit Road, South Pattaya, next to Big C. Iain Flitcroft, master franchisee for Kvik in Asia said: “We are really excited to see the formal launch of this fantastic store, which had its soft opening in January. The location is great and the store itself ranks as one of the best Kvik stores in Asia, if not Europe. We wish the store owner Jacek Paruch every success in…

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Global Property Pattaya in party mood

Global Property Pattaya, located in South Pattaya opposite Big C, recently celebrated its continued success by hosting an Open Office Party for clients. Rainer Heinzmann the company’s owner and director is celebrating his 30th year in the insurance business as well as 17 successful years in Pattaya. Global Property was also celebrating the company’s current location and office in South Pattaya having now been there four years. However Heinzmann stated the real reason for celebration was to thank their clients for the ongoing trust in the business and its services. He went on…

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U-tapao airport bus links launched

Three bus routes linking U-tapao with three eastern provinces have been introduced to serve passengers and promote the airport in Rayong. The Land Transport Department and the Royal Thai Navy jointly introduced the bus routes from the airport to Trat, Ranong and Chonburi. The service to Trat includes Chanthaburi on one of its stops, while the Chonburi route also stops in Pattaya and Sri Rachat. https://www.bangkokpost.com/news/transport/1458317/u-tapao-bus-service-debuts

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