Bangkok Bank provides 1 million baht and organizes exhibition with Heart Foundation of Thailand for 8th consecutive year
December 24, 2018
Bangkok Bank Executive Chairman Deja Tulananda (4th from left) joined Executive Vice Presidents Pochanee Kongkalai (2nd from right) and Piyapan Tayanithi (left), and Senior Vice President Human Resources Division Patima Chavalit (right) to present 1million baht to members of the Heart Foundation of Thailand Under the Royal Patronage, First Vice-President Professor Dr. Prinya Sakiyalak (4th from right), Secretary-General Professor Dr. Supachai Chaithiraphan (3rd from left), and Board of Directors members Dr.Tarisa Watanagase (3rd from right) and Rachada Bulyalert (2nd from left) marking the Bank’s support for the 8th consecutive year. This funding will support the foundation’s public awareness campaign to take care and prevent heart disease which is a high risk for many Thais. The Bank has also cooperated with the Heart Foundation of Thailand Under the Royal Patronage and the Heart Association of Thailand under the Royal Patronage of H.M. the King to organize the exhibition about loving and taking care of your heart with check-in and shopping activities in a retro-vintage style atmosphere between December 17-19, 2018, in the forecourt of Bangkok Bank Head Office, Silom Road.
Bangkok Bank and Lazada launch Lazada Wallet top-up service direct from a bank account to Lazada application in one go
December 19, 2018
Bangkok Bank Director and Executive Vice President Thaweelap Rittapirom (2nd from left) and Executive Vice President Pipat Assamongkol (left) joined Lazada Thailand CEO James Dong (2nd from right) and Senior Vice President – Payments & Loyalty Roopal Vijayvergiya (right) to launch a top-up service from Bangkok Bank accounts to the Lazada Wallet. This provides a secure and convenient payment channel to Lazada shoppers and supports the move towards a cashless society and e-commerce in Thailand. Customers who link their Bangkok Bank account to the Lazada Wallet and top-up funds of 300 baht will receive cash back of 100 baht per account from today until January 31, 2019. The cash back funds will be credited to the customers’ account within 7-14 days from the top-up date and must be spent within 30 days. Lazada is Southeast Asia’s leading e-commerce company under Alibaba Group.
Bangkok Bank joins with R3 consortium to develop new generation L/C service using Blockchain technology
December 13, 2018
Bangkok Bank gives offerings to 100 monks to celebrate its 74th anniversary
November 30, 2018
Bangkok Bank Chairman of the Board of Directors Piti Sithiamnuai (right), Executive Chairman Deja Tulananda (2nd from right) with staff made merit by giving offerings to 100 monks from five temples including Wat Yannawa Wat tramitr Withayaram Ratchaworawihan Wat Chakkrawat Rachawat Woramahawihan Wat Pathumkhongkha Ratchaworawihan and Wat Ratha Singkhon, on the occasion of the Bank's 74th anniversary, which falls on December 1 every year, The event was held at the Bank’s head office on Silom Road Bangkok.
Bangkok Bank announces eight outstanding global tech startups to join Bangkok Bank InnoHub Season 2
November 28, 2018
Bangkok Bank supports SMEs in 2nd phase of FX Risk Management Project
November 26, 2018
Bangkok Bank President Chartsiri Sophonpanich (4th from right), the CEO Sponsor for the Thai Bankers’ Association’s five-year strategy on financial inclusion and supporting the real economy, Executive Vice President, Treasury Division Sa-Ard Theerarojanawong (3rd from left), Executive Vice President, Credit Management Kirati Laisathit (4th from left), Executive Vice President, Head of Provincial Commercial Banking Boongrieng Thanaphasin (3rd from left), Executive Vice President, Head of Metropolitan Business Banking Rachot Sektrakul (2nd from left), Executive Vice President, Head of Provincial Business Banking Chonganan Anantasak (2nd from right), Trade Finance Center Manager Kajohnsak Manaviriyakul (left), together with executives and staff, welcomed the bank’s SME customers who joined a seminar under the second phase of FX risk management project. The seminars are organized by the Bank of Thailand, the Thai Bankers’ Association, the Office of Small and Medium Enterprises Promotion and the Export-Import Bank of Thailand (EXIM Bank), to educate SMEs and support them to access financial services related to foreign exchange risk management. This will help SMEs to forecast income and costs as well as to manage and grow their business efficiently. This second phase of the project will continue to the end of 2019. During the project, there will be seminars regarding international trade and risks to educate SMEs nationwide about related financial products.
Bangkok Bank receives six awards from The Asset Magazine at The Asset Benchmark Research Awards 2018
November 23, 2018
Bangkok Bank Executive Vice President Foreign Exchange Trading, Treasury Division Sa-Ard Theerarojanawong (second from left), Vice President Corporate Finance Department, Investment Banking Montri Upathambhakul (second from right), Vice President-Senior Dealer, Treasury Division Viphawee Cherdchootham (left), and Assistant Vice President-Senior Dealer, Treasury Division Rattiya Ratiphokhin (right), represented the Bank at the The Asset Benchmark Research Awards 2018 ceremony held by The Asset Magazine, Asian’s leading magazine. Bangkok Bank received six awards in the categories of Asian Local Currency Bond Benchmark Review: Top Bank in Government Bonds, Top Arranger - Government Bonds, Top Arranger - Corporate Bonds, Top Bank in Corporate Bonds, Best Trader and Best Sales. Awards were given to institutions and individuals in The Asset Magazine’s survey to select the best partner in the service of the customer, voted by more than 300 debt securities market participants in 11 Asian bond markets in China (CNY/CNH), Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, the Republic of Korea, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan and Thailand. These six awards are a resounding achievement for Bangkok Bank that reinforces its financial services to meet customers’ needs in the region.
Bangkok Bank is a major sponsor supporting ‘Amazing Thailand Marathon Bangkok 2019’ offering 15% discounts to the bank’s credit card and Be1st card holders
November 22, 2018
Bangkok Bank Director and Executive Vice President Dr. Thaweelap Rittapirom (second from left), and Vice President Marketing and Public Relations Porntip Ratanamonkasem (left), as an official sponsor of the ‘Amazing Thailand Marathon Bangkok 2019’, is pictured with Assistant of Minister of Tourism and Sports Itthiphon Kunpleum (second from right), and Thailand Tri-League CEO Kobkiat Sangwanich (right). The Bank is offering an instant discount of 15% for customers who apply to join the ‘Amazing Thailand Marathon Bangkok 2019’ via www.amazingthailandmarathon2019.com and pay the application fee with a Bangkok Bank credit card or Be1st card. The Amazing Thailand Marathon Bangkok 2019 will be held on Sunday 3rd February 2019. The route begins at Rajamangala National Stadium and passes landmarks such as Victory Monument, Ananta Smakhom Throne Hall Palace, Rama VIII Bridge and the Golden Mount. The finish line is at Democracy Monument. For condition and more information, please contact Bualuang Phone 1333.
Bangkok Bank joins JS 100 Radio to launch a project to donate wheelchairs to disabled and elderly people throughout the country
November 21, 2018
Bangkok Bank joins Mastercard to launch the ‘Shop and Cheer’ campaign for credit card and Be1st Smart TPN Mastercard customers
November 19, 2018
Bangkok Bank Executive Vice President, Credit Card Division Shoke Na Ranong (2nd from left), joins Donald Ong (left), Country Manager for Thailand and Myanmar, Mastercard, and Piroon Rojanakamolsan (center), Director, Mastercard, to launch the ‘Shop and Cheer’ campaign for Be1st Smart TPN Mastercard debit and credit card customers who will have a chance to win three prizes of a package tour for two to see the UFA Champions League Final Madrid 2019. In addition to the three big prizes for two people (sponsored by Mastercard) there are other chances to win prizes for customers who spend using their cards, with a total prize pool of more than 2.1 million baht. Special!!! New cardholders will get three chances to win starting from their first spending. The campaign runs from today - February 15, 2019.
Publication regarding Altered Cheque
November 16, 2018
Bangkok Bank showcases ‘B-Advice’ at ‘SET in the City 2018’ and joins with partners and subsidiaries to help customers build long-term wealth in a digital age
November 15, 2018
Bangkok Bank organizes ‘Saving for Giving Year 2’ to follow in the footsteps of King Rama IX
November 07, 2018
Bangkok Bank Executive Vice President Pochanee Kongkalai (left) joined with Prof. Dr. Prasit Watanapa (2nd from right), Dean of the Mahidol University’s Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, and Clinical Professor Pradit Panchavinnin (right), Director of Siriraj Piyamaharajkarun Hospital, to organize the ‘Saving for Giving Year 2’ campaign to encourage people to follow in the footsteps of King Rama IX in developing good habits of saving and giving. The campaign will raise funds to buy medical equipment for the Navamindrapobitr 84th Anniversary Building, Siriraj Hospital, in line with the late King’s wish to help underprivileged patients. Bangkok Bank provides people with various donation channels including QR code/barcode scans via mobile banking of any banks, ATM or internet banking of any banks, and the counter service of Bangkok Bank’s branches. Interested persons can register for ‘Saving for Giving’ at any of 1,163 Bangkok Bank’s nationwide branches from November 16 to 25, 2018 or apply online at www.savingforgiving.com from November 23 to 25, 2018. The number of souvenir moneyboxes for donors is limited.
Bangkok Bank presents a van to Ramathibodi Foundation for mobile services
October 22, 2018
Bangkok Bank Vice Chairman Piti Sithi-Amnuai (4th from left), Executive Chairman Deja Tulananda (2nd from left), Director H.S.H. Prince Mongkolchaleam Yugala (3rd from right), Director and Senior Executive Vice President Suvarn Thansathit (right), Advisors of the Social Development and Business Support Committee Damrong Krishnamara (3rd from left) presented a van to Ramathibodi Foundation Executive Committee and Treasurer Assistant Professor Dr. Thongchai Bhongmakapat (4th from right), Deputy Manager Malee Sangvanlek (2nd from right) to support Ramathibodi Foundation’s mobile services in the Bangkok Metropolitan Area and provinces.
Bangkok Bank encourages customers to use digital banking instead of branch counters while increasing the efficiency of its CDMs to enable bill payments, top ups and cash change
October 19, 2018
Bangkok Bank reports nine-month net profit of Baht 27,229 million
October 18, 2018
Bangkok Bank presents donation of 73.08 million baht from Bangkok Bank-Siriraj co-branded cards project to Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital
October 08, 2018
Bangkok Bank Executive Vice President Pochanee Kongkalai (4th from left) and Metropolitan Regional 3 Manager Khanarath Kittirojjanatham (4th from right) presented a donation of 73,078,650.52 baht to the Dean of the Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Professor Dr. Prasit Watanapa (3rd from left) at the ‘Mahidol Day’ event to support underprivileged patients. This is the Bank’s fourth donation to the hospital, with 160,629,096.38 baht donated in total. The donation is from the Bangkok Bank-Siriraj co-branded cards project – ‘Feel good and make merit every time you use the card’.
Bangkok Bank opens account for public donations to help disaster victims in Indonesia
October 03, 2018
Bangkok Bank has opened a current account giving customers and the general public the opportunity to send funds to help tsunami and earthquake victims in Palu on Indonesia’s Sulawesi island by transferring funds to Bangkok Bank’s Head Office Branch, current account number 101-3-47977-7, account name ‘Helping disaster victims in Indonesia’. Customers can donate via all of the Bank’s channels including branches nationwide, ATM machines, BeSure QR payment via PromptPay, CDM, Bualuang iBanking and Bualuang mBanking. Bangkok Bank will also waive any inter-region transfer fees. The Bank will offer these donations to relevant government offices or charitable organizations to help disaster victims. Further details can be obtained from Bualuang Phone 1333.
Bangkok Bank organizes merit-making ceremony for the 100-day anniversary of the passing away of Chatri Sophonpanich
October 01, 2018
Bangkok Bank organized a merit-making ceremony for the 100-day anniversary of the passing away of the late Chairman Chatri Sophonpanich. Bangkok Bank Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors Piti Sithi-Amnuai, head of the laypersons, invited the Abbot of Wat Yannawa and Member of the Sangha Supreme Council of Thailand, Phra Promwachirayan, head of the monks, to lead the ceremony. On this occasion, 100 monks, including senior monks, prayed for the late Chairman Chatri Sophonpanich. After that, the bank presented offerings to 100 monks from 5 temples including Wat Yannawa, Wat Traimitr Withayaram, Wat Chakrawatrachawat Woramahawihan, Wat Pathumkongkha Rajawaravihara and Wat Ratcha Singkhon. Bangkok Bank Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors Deja Tulananda, Bangkok Bank President Chartsiri Sophonpanich and other directors, executives and employees of the bank and its subsidiaries joined the ceremony, which took place in front of Bangkok Bank Head Office on Silom Road.
Bangkok Bank receives a plaque for its participation in the Pracharath education scheme – CONNEXT ED project to promote sustainable education
September 26, 2018
Bangkok Bank President Chartsiri Sophonpanich received an honor plaque from Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha for the bank’s participation to initiate and drive the CONNEXT ED project to promote sustainable education under the Pracharath scheme. The project aims to develop people’s potential, minimize inequality and increase competitiveness.