FCB Tops 2023 WARC Rankings for Creative Effectiveness

FCB awarded #1 Creative Agency & #1 Campaign for Effectiveness in WARC Effective 100

2023 WARC Rankings

2023 WARC Rankings

NEW YORK, March 24, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — FCB was a top performer in the 2023 WARC Rankings, earning recognition as the #1 Creative Agency for Effectiveness in the WARC Effective 100, among other distinctions. Numerous FCB campaigns were honored as well, including Michelob ULTRA’s “Contract for Change,” which ranked as the #1 Campaign for Effectiveness.

“Creative is the business and the business is creative. To separate the two does a disservice to the industry. We will continue to partner with our clients to create work that is both effective in the moment and impactful long term. FCB is honored that this Timely and Timeless approach to work is being recognized by WARC,” said Susan Credle, FCB Global Chair & Global CCO.

In the Effective 100, FCB New York was named the #1 Creative Agency for Effectiveness, joined by two additional FCB agencies, with FCB Chicago ranking #4 and FCB Toronto ranking #7, making it WARC’s top-ranked Canadian agency this year.

“Our offices are showing why brands shouldn’t have to choose between activating business today and building equity over time,” said Tyler Turnbull, FCB Global CEO. “We’re grateful to our clients for embracing creativity and believing in FCB’s mission to prove creativity as an economic multiplier for their businesses.”

Also in the Effective 100, Michelob ULTRA’s “Contract for Change,” created by FCB New York and FCB Chicago, ranked as the #1 Campaign for Effectiveness this year. The campaign, which also won the Cannes Lions 2022 Creative Effectiveness Grand Prix, was a revolutionary agreement to grow America’s 1% of organic farmland and transform over 100,000 acres of farmland to produce ingredients for Michelob ULTRA’s Pure Gold.

A total of six FCB campaigns ranked as top campaigns for effectiveness:

  • (#1) “Contract for Change” by Michelob ULTRA, FCB Chicago, FCB New York
  • (#8) “Long Term” by the Canadian Down Syndrome Society (CDSS), FCB Canada
  • (#12) “Courtside” by Michelob ULTRA, FCB New York
  • (#26) “Project Understood” by the Canadian Down Syndrome Society (CDSS), FCB Canada
  • (#55) “A Song for Every CMO” by Spotify, FCB New York
  • (#57) “Gear Up” by Bank of Montreal (BMO), FCB Canada

FCB’s success is largely attributed to the ongoing expansion and integration of global creative data and CRM capability FCB/SIX, which aims help clients break through to deliver meaningful experiences and make every media dollar count.

WARC Effective 100 results come on the heels of FCB being named the #3 Global Agency Network in the WARC Creative 100, with three FCB agencies ranking in the top 100 creative agencies and five FCB campaigns ranking in the top 100 creative campaigns. Both Creative 100 and Effective 100 are part of the annual WARC Rankings of the most awarded networks, agencies and campaigns across creative, media and effectiveness.

About FCB
FCB (Foote, Cone & Belding) is a global, award-winning and integrated marketing communications company with a heritage of creativity and success dating from 1873. Named Cannes Lions 2022 #2 Global Network, 2022 Ad Age A-List, 2022 Fast Company Most Innovative, Cannes Lions 2020/2021 Global Network of the Year, Adweek 2020 Global Agency of the Year and the #1 Global Network on The Good Report, FCB focuses on creating Never Finished campaign ideas that have the power to transform brands, businesses and communities. With more than 8,000 people in 109 operations in 80 countries, the company is part of the Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE: IPG). Visit fcb.com or follow @FCBglobal on Instagram and Twitter and FCB Global on Facebook and LinkedIn.

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Thai Prime Minister Prayuth kicks off reelection campaign

Thailand’s Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha has officially accepted his party’s nomination as its main candidate to keep the job in the upcoming general election, promising to build a new political climate that does away with decades of conflict.

“We will create a new political climate,” Prayuth said in a speech before 1,000 supporters at a convention centre on the outskirts of Bangkok on Saturday, less than a week after he dissolved Parliament to set a May 14 election date.

“We will have policies that address issues of the people and the country, and most importantly – and I only need to say one word, I don’t need to expand or anything – we will move beyond conflict,” he added.

The 69-year-old former general led a military coup in 2014, following months of violent street protests in Bangkok against the elected government.

Thailand has suffered from political instability since the army in a 2006 takeover ousted the government of billionaire populist Thaksin Shinawatra.

Prayuth was the banner attraction at a meeting of the recently formed United Thai Nation party, where its full slate of 400 lawmaker candidates was unveiled.

“We cannot have any more conflict,” he said.

“In the decades that have passed, there have been problems. Don’t forget. Don’t have short term memory. We cannot let it happen again.”

Prayuth’s seizure of power in 2014 brought in five years of military enforced stability. But after he was selected prime minister following the 2019 election, there were new outbursts of violence as his government used heavy-handed measures to try to curb student-led pro-democracy demonstrations.

Prayuth’s path back to the top looks challenging. Opinion polls put him far behind the opposition Pheu Thai party’s Paetongtarn Shinawatra, Thaksin’s daughter, as well as a candidate from a progressive party.

Populist parties linked to Thaksin have won the most seats in every election since 2001.

Prayuth also faces a challenge from Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwan, who is known as a formidable political operator.

The former army comrades recently drifted apart, with Prayuth joining the new United Thai Nation party and Prawit staying with Palang Pracharath, the largest party in the government coalition.

The prime minister is not directly chosen by the popular vote but is selected by a joint session of both houses of Parliament.

The 250-strong upper house, or Senate, is likely to vote as a bloc in favour of a conservative candidate. In 2019, the Senate unanimously backed Prayuth.

Source: TRTworld.com

order to facilitate the issuance of foreign workers’ cards in sea fishing

Bangkok, March 25 – The Permanent Secretary of the Interior has ordered to facilitate the issuance of pink identification cards for migrant workers in the sea fishing industry of 4 nationalities in order to fully solve the problem of fisherman labor shortages in accordance with the government policy.

Mr. Sutthipong Julcharoen, Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of the Interior, revealed that the Fisheries Association of Thailand had discussed the issue of pink card issuance To the labor group under Section 83 of the Royal Ordinance on Fisheries B.E. 2558 at the Annual General Meeting B.E. 2023 on February 28, 2023 from such cases ministry of interior has issued a notification of the Ministry of Interior regarding permission for aliens to stay in the Kingdom as a special case For foreign nationals of Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam to work with employers in the sea fishing industry. According to the Cabinet resolution on June 14, 2022, it resulted in the said group of aliens who are workers in the sea fishing industry to stay in the Kingdom as a special case until November 30, 2022 in order to receive a seaman book. Which can go to make an identity card for people who do not have Thai nationality (pink card) at the Bangkok Metropolitan Area Office Provincial Branch Regional Registration Administration Center or other places that the Department of Provincial Administration can determine during normal working days and hours without specifying the processing time and did not affect the process of issuing a pink card delay in any way

Mr. Suthipong said that Prime Minister Gen. Prayut Chan-o-cha attaches great importance to solving the problem of labor shortages on fishing boats. as well as assigning all agencies to speed up integration to find ways to solve the aforementioned problems In the past, the Fisheries Association of Thailand submitted a letter Request that Section 83 of the Royal Ordinance on Fisheries B.E. 2558 be applied twice a year, every three months, to solve the problem of labor shortages in the sea fishing sector in the amount of 30,000 – 50,000 people. Seafarers according to the Cabinet (Cabinet) resolution on June 29, 2021, numbering 1,818 people, will gradually expire from May to September 2022, therefore, it has been proposed to activate the power of Section 83 of the Royal Ordinance on Fisheries B.E. 2558 for foreign workers. legal immigration Able to work properly on fishing boats to solve the problem of labor shortages in the marine fishery sector

The Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives Has pushed the proposal to the cabinet meeting until the cabinet has a resolution on Tuesday, June 14, 2022, approved in principle. “Draft Announcement of the Office of the Prime Minister on Issuing a seaman book under the law on fisheries B.E. … and the draft Announcement of the Ministry of Interior on the exemption of prohibitions for aliens entering the Kingdom in particular For foreign nationals of Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam can apply for a seaman book to stay in the Kingdom temporarily. And working with employers in the sea fishing industry until November 30, 2022 to solve the problem.

The Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Interior also said that at present there has been an announcement from the Prime Minister’s Office on the issuance of books. Seafarers according to the Fisheries Act 2022, where boat owners can bring foreign workers to submit an application The Seaman’s Book can be issued 2 times a year, 3 months each time, between 1 April – 30 June and between 1 September – 30 November. The meeting resolved to coordinate the Ministry of Interior. to find a way The pink card can be opened twice a year, similar to the announcement of the Prime Minister’s Office on the issuance of a seafarer’s book. According to the law on fisheries, 2022, which the Ministry of Interior Announcement of the Ministry of Interior regarding permission for aliens to stay in the Kingdom as a special case. For foreign nationals of Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam to work with employers in the sea fishing industry. According to the Cabinet resolution on June 14, 2022 and has informed all provinces and relevant agencies to continue in the relevant areas as well

for the purpose of providing a group of foreigners who are workers in the sea fishery business, stay in the Kingdom as a special case until November 30, 2022, in order to receive a seaman book according to the announcement of the Prime Minister’s Office. who do not have Thai nationality (pink card) at the Bangkok Metropolitan Office Provincial Branch Regional Registration Administration Center or other places that the Department of Provincial Administration It can be set on normal working days and hours. There is no time limit for any action.

“In order to urgently solve the problem of labor shortages on fishing boats and facilitate To obtain a seafarer’s book of foreign workers Ask foreign workers who will apply for a seafarer’s book to have a health check certificate, including a test for COVID-19. with health insurance The contract of employment in sea fishing covers interviews with foreigners with staff from the Department of Labor Protection and Welfare. Check the accuracy and sign. with color photograph, half body, straight face, without hat and black glasses, size 1. 5 x 2 inches, taken no more than 1 month, 3 photos, and after submitting the request, you will receive an application receipt. To be used as evidence for submitting a request for collecting personal identity information with the Provincial Immigration Office within 15 days, as well as requesting to produce an identification card for a person who does not have Thai nationality with the Department of Provincial Administration. This request form is not allowed to be used in lieu of a seafarer’s book. And when the identity of the person has been collected, bring the evidence to receive the seaman’s book together with the fee of 100 baht to be able to bring the workers out to fish, ”said the permanent secretary of the Ministry of Interior.

The permanent secretary of the Interior Ministry said that the waiver of labor registration and that the Department of Provincial Administration issued a non-Thai identity card (pink card) would be another way to help solve the problem of labor shortages working on board. fishing It is also used as an identity document when applying for various public services such as health insurance, social security, helping to prevent and reduce the risk of illegal labor. forced labor and human trafficking in the fishing sector. Including having identity documents thus reducing the risk of becoming stateless This will help the government to have a database of people in the kingdom. For the sake of national security, in addition, allowing foreign workers to apply for a seaman’s book (Seabook) to be legal. Allowing foreign workers to receive protection and welfare as required by law. which is to create a good image for Thailand in accordance with the SDGs indicators, item 16, item 16. 9. Provide a legal identity for everyone, resulting in employment promotion, stimulating the economy, allowing fishermen to engage in fishing without worry. due to jamming problems in terms of operations that are not streamlined cause stability and long-term sustainability in the fishing industry.-Thai News Agency

Source: Thai News Agency

Opening Ceremony of the 38th National Youth Sports “Nakhon Sawan Games”

Nakhon Sawan, March 25 – Opening Ceremony of the 38th National Youth Games “Nakhon Sawan Games” with 4 performances, which this year is organized in the form of BCG to focus on developing sports together with social development. and environmentally friendly

Dr. Kongsak Yodmanee, Governor of the Sports Authority of Thailand was the chairman along with Mr. Chayan Sirimas, Governor of Nakhon Sawan Province At the opening ceremony of the 38th National Youth Games “Nakhon Sawan Games” at the Nakhon Sawan Provincial Stadium, there were 4 sets of performances consisting of Set 1 P-HOT the rapper Set 2 Berkfah Kong Krikklai Nakhon Sawan Set 3 Legend of faith Inheriting the story of Thai-Chinese culture and parades of youth athletes from all 77 provinces into the field Continue with the vow and torch running

Led by Worachakorn Chanthasorn, bronze medalist at the Amateur Youth Boxing World Championships in Spain and Nesara Champarat, female airsoft pistol gold medal, SEA Games 2019 in the Philippines before lighting the torch in the cauldron It is an official signal for the opening of the 38th National Youth Games “Nakhon Sawan Games”. Ending with the 4th show, knowing love and unity Paying homage to the Thai people and mini-concert P-HOT the rapper

Dr. Kongsak said Nakhon Sawan Province very ready because of the experience in organizing many national sporting events This year, the competition is held in the form of BCG to focus on developing sports together with social development. and environmentally friendly but expressed concern about the hot weather among young athletes Along with instructing the host to find a way to protect for the “Nakhon Sawan Games” will compete between March 25 and April 3, competing for 720 gold medals in 43 sports and 3 demonstration sports.

Today’s competition has 25 gold medals, 8 gold medals in Taekwondo, in the individual male cadet category. Weight not over 48 kilograms. Final round Jirapat Jialim, kicker from Chonburi, red armor meets Sorchat Swasri from Bangkok. It appears that Jirapat lost in the first round 1-5, but came back with a strong kick to overtake and win in the second round. The next round was 9-4 and 7-4, winning 2-1, winning the gold medal while Sarachat won the silver medal.

Summary of the latest gold medals, Bangkok leads 1st place with 11 gold medals, 10 silver medals, 8 bronze medals, 2nd place Chonburi 11 gold, 3rd place Sisaket 9 gold, while Nakhon Sawan host has 1 gold, ranked 20th (updated at 6:30 p.m.).-Thai News Agency

Source: Thai News Agency

Strong control over Mae Sot border after the Myanmar side clashed

Tak, March 25 – After the Myanmar side, there was a heated clash. Mae Sot border checkpoint Which is about 15 km from the crash site, found 15 Thai transport drivers stranded at the shooting site and one person was seriously injured by shrapnel in the back.

The security department strictly controls the Mae Sot border. After clashes between KNU Karen militiamen with the allies to attack the special area of Myawaddy Province Myanmar Both sides clashed with heavy weapons. Explosive trajectory And bombard each other fiercely back and forth across the border at Mae Sot Permanent Border Checkpoint, Tak Province, and there is no sign of stopping.

Two permanent Mae Sot border checkpoints in Tak province, about 15 kilometers from the clash point, remain open as usual. But the security officers patrol intensely to protect the border. Ready to report that Fifteen Thai truck drivers crossing to deliver goods in the Myawaddy Special Zone were stranded at the shooting site, and one was seriously injured by shrapnel in the back. Thai authorities are coordinating further rescue efforts.

Source: Thai News Agency

Pheu Thai talks Saraburi The profits of agricultural products must rise in the panel.

Saraburi, March 25 – Pheu Thai, Saraburi’s speech “Srettha” emphasizes the military recruitment policy, must be voluntary – gender diversity rights

Pheu Thai Party gave a big speech at the Stadium, Saraburi Provincial Administrative Organization, Muang District, Saraburi Province, led by Dr. Chonnan Srikaew, Pheu Thai Party Leader, Mr. Settha Thavisin, Chairman of the Pheu Thai Family Advisory Board. and adviser to the economic committee, Suthin Klangsaeng, former Maha Sarakham MP, Adisorn Phiengket, former spokesman for the opposition leader in the House of Representatives, Nattawut Saikua, director of the Pheu Thai family. Along with the Pheu Thai Party candidate for Saraburi, Ms. Khanithanan Thiamprasert, Mr. Atthaphon Wongprayoon, Ms. Siripatchara Jungteerapanich and Mr. Boonsong Kerdlum among the people who came to listen to the speech by tens of thousands. Welcoming you energetically no matter how hot the weather is.

On this stage, Ms. Pae Thongtarn Shinawatra, the head of the Pheu Thai family sent a video clip of the speech In which the clip begins with an apology to the people of Saraburi who cannot travel by themselves. Because at this time, the doctor has limited travel due to the 8-month pregnancy, but when it’s time will definitely meet the people of Saraburi by myself However, reiterated that Now, the Pheu Thai Party team is fully ready for the election day on May 14. The Pheu Thai Party is ready to fully take care of the people if they win the election.

“Because we know that the people of Saraburi have to face the problem of decreasing prices of agricultural products. not worth selling And wages that are less than the cost of living increases every day. Therefore, the Pheu Thai Party has many policies to solve the problems for the people as soon as possible, ”Paethongtarn said, and that the Pheu Thai Party has always been aware and we have always listened to the people’s problems. Ask the people to be patient until May 14, the day of the election. I just want the people of Saraburi to go to the booth for Pheu Thai. whole party

Mr. Srettha said that over the past 8 years, there were only hardships. Both the economic downturn Freedom of speech is undervalued. affect the state of mind The people therefore need a political party that puts the needs of the people in place, such as gender issues. equal marriage who should be given equal legal rights for all genders for 8 years, saying they would give or not, even though this matter could not be solved with wallets It’s a matter of mind that needs to be focused. Or conscription must be done voluntarily. don’t force according to the right to occupation which is a fundamental right The new government led by the Pheu Thai Party will definitely discuss and resolve this issue.

“The economic policy of the Pheu Thai Party will pump the heart to revive the Thai economy We are done with the current government. So ask the Saraburi brothers to choose 4 Pheu Thai Party representatives, giving them 4 districts if representatives of the Pheu Thai Party can come in. Me or anyone who will be Prime Minister from Pheu Thai Party will present good policies so that the brothers can eat and live well. I would like to select all 4 districts to raise the province of Land Slide for Thailand, “said Mr. Srettha.

Dr. Chon Nan gave a speech inviting Saraburi people to think big. Pouring votes for all 4 candidates from Pheu Thai Party give land slide expelled Prayuth from politics by gaining more than 310 seats in the House of Representatives because even now there is no election But there is news that Palang Pracharath Party joins forces with Bhumjaithai Party. Preparing to form a government with The senators have already supported 250 votes, so the Pheu Thai Party must get 310 votes. This is the first mission that must ask the Saraburi brothers to get it. All 4 MPs for Saraburi Pheu Thai

Dr. Chon Nan said that the Pheu Thai Party organized an economic policy with a strong injection with a digital wallet policy. Add money to the brothers’ pockets to urgently spend money to stimulate the local economy. And if any family earns less than 20,000 baht, we will fill every kitchen immediately. Including if sick One national ID card, 30 baht to see a doctor, can cure all diseases, all nurses and is like a health insurance policy for all brothers and sisters.-Thai News Agency

Source: Thai News Agency

young man holding up three fingers Interrupting the work of the Ruam Thai Sang Nation Party

Muang Thong, March 25 – Young man raises three fingers. Disturbed in front of the launch event for candidates for the Ruam Thai Sang Chart Party Claiming that he didn’t know the Prime Minister would come, he was just annoyed by the traffic jam in Muang Thong, paying an expensive 300 baht for the car.

The reporter reported that After the launch event, candidates for the Ruam Thai Sang Chat Party were completed, while the supporters of the party Gathered in front of Hall 5 to wait to send Gen. Prayut Chan-o-cha, it appeared that there was an unknown man. Walked into the front area with a 3-finger sign before walking through another hall, claiming that he did not know the Prime Minister would be here. I didn’t intend to turbulence. Only when arriving, the traffic jam was very bad, the cost of the car was 300 baht. However, some party members followed. but there was no serious incident .-Thai News Agency

Source: Thai News Agency

“Chonnan” confirms that “Thaksin” is ready to return to Thailand, not related to the area

Saraburi, March 25 – “Chon Nan” confirmed that “Thaksin” gave an interview to outside media. ready to return to Thailand to receive punishment Not affiliated with Pheu Thai Party It’s just the opinion of the former Prime Minister. Chu is a spiritual leader, a believer, pushing forward the amnesty law. But not about “Pheu Thai”, insisting that the party will continue to campaign. Please don’t bring it up as a controversial issue.

At 4:30 p.m. on March 25, 2023 at the Muak Lek Dairy Cooperative, Muak Lek District, Saraburi Province, Dr. Chon Nan Srikaew, Pheu Thai Party leader Interview about the case of Dr. Thaksin Shinawatra, former Prime Minister gave an interview to foreign news agencies, ready to walk way back to Thailand this year to be punished according to the law as heard from Dr. Thaksin’s interview is expressing his own opinion. As a Thai person will return to his homeland where he has been in prison for 16 years and Dr. Thaksin is willing to return to prison in Thailand because it will be close to children and grandchildren This is your opinion and has nothing to do with the Pheu Thai Party.

Dr. Chon Nan stated that the attack news on the issue of Dr. Thaksin said that he viewed the attack of political party opponents on such matters as normal. because it is during the campaign of the election campaign Each party finds strengths and weaknesses of its competitors. Therefore, if it is an issue that is beneficial to the competitor, it will inevitably be raised as an issue for attacking.

“Thaksin is the spiritual leader of those who love the Pheu Thai Party. You are not affiliated with the Pheu Thai Party. You are not a member of the party. He was just a founder of the Thai Rak Thai Party, which was the origin of the Pheu Thai Party. Especially the issue of faith of the people’s brothers and sisters is the right of the people. And then there are people who don’t like you, which is normal. We are also looking at whether or not it will affect the Pheu Thai Party more or less. Will look at the angle that he accuses and slanders beyond the scope of unlawful or not? will just look at that which is the dimension of the election campaign only But don’t let it affect your rights and the law,” Dr. Chon Nan stated.

On the side of Mr. Srettha Thavisin, Chairman of the Advisory Board for the Head of the Pheu Thai Family Specify the case that Dr. Thaksin’s return to Thailand will affect the land slide of the Pheu Thai Party or not. As he is also a father, there are 3 other children, whom he sympathizes with because he has been abroad for a long time and At the same time, Dr. Thaksin expressed his views on what to do in the future. And he respects your decision. As for the matter affecting the land slide of the Pheu Thai Party or not. which is expressing your own opinion, therefore not related to the Pheu Thai Party

“I believe that Dr. Thaksin has confidence in the justice system. The duty of the Pheu Thai Party has a good policy and has MPs who are ready to present themselves to the people In which he and the leader of the Pheu Thai Party will go to more areas Spread the policy and listen to the opinions of the people. But if there is a solution, it will continue, ”said Mr. Srettha.

Mr. Srettha stated that he understood that Dr. Thaksin came out to speak, that he understood that he did not want himself to be a condition. The candidates and Pheu Thai Party will continue to campaign. So don’t take Dr. Thaksin’s story as a condition. of conflicts or election campaigns which Dr. Thaksin He was the founder of the Thai Rak Thai Party. and a father who loves his family We also respect and Pheu Thai Party will continue to campaign

When asked if Dr. Thaksin stated that he would return to Thailand without the need to issue an amnesty law, Dr. Chon Nan stated that it was Dr. Thaksin’s own opinion. amnesty You are welcome to go into the process. And he believed that the justice process would follow the rule of law. Be fair to all parties This case is not related to the Pheu Thai Party, which has to issue an amnesty law for Dr. Thaksin.

At the same time, Dr. Chon Nan also mentioned his visit to the area and gave a speech in Saraburi Province that Saraburi has 4 MPs in Saraburi Province, with the Pheu Thai Party having quality candidates. It is well liked by the people in the area. together with the trend that people want to get out of the crisis Therefore, he believes that the Pheu Thai Party has a chance with candidates in all 4 districts.-Thai News Agency

Source: Thai News Agency

Germany, Japan, Spain national team shirts unveiled for the 2023 Women’s World Cup, aiming to reduce plastic waste

Bangkok-23 Mar. The FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023 FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP will begin from July 20 to August 20 in Australia. and New Zealand

Which Adidas launches the latest collection of FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023 away football shirts. Welcome to the Women’s World Cup It consists of visiting shirts for various national teams around the world, including the Belgian national team. German national team Japan national team, Spain national team and Sweden national team Including shirts for the Italian national team and the Jamaican national team.

For this iconic away football shirt Be inspired by the beauty and diversity of the natural landscapes of each country, such as the vast, lush forests of Germany. Colorful coral reefs around the coast of Spain

Sam Handy, Vice President of Design at adidas Football, said: “The FIFA Women’s World Cup is one of the most exciting games for football fans old and new around the world right now. This year’s Women’s World Cup will be held in Australia and New Zealand, with unique scenery. therefore want to convey the beauty of the scenery in different countries The collection is also designed with performance technology to meet the demands of today’s game.

The jerseys within the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023 collection feature innovative, breathable and lightweight fabrics. Both the Authentic and Replica jerseys are made from Parli ocean plastic fibers. (Parley Ocean Plastic), which removes plastic waste from beaches. coastal communities and on islands Over 50% of its production is used to help reduce ocean pollution, while the other 50% is made from recycled polyester fibers. This great innovation demonstrates our commitment to reducing plastic waste.

Earlier this year, adidas also unveiled the official match ball OCEAUNZ as an Official Partner of the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup. 1% of net sales of OCEAUNZ soccer balls will go to adidas partners to support the company’s Global Goal 5 Accelerator program. Common Goal, which aims to empower women to participate, represent and lead in football from the start.

Source: Thai News Agency

Warn of European banking problems spreading Deutsche Bank

Bangkok, March 25 – The Federation of Thai Capital Market Organizations warns of a “perfect storm” that shakes banking problems in Europe, spreading to Deutsche Bank, a giant German bank.

Mr. Kobsak Pootrakool Executive Vice President Bangkok Bank and Chairman The Federation of Thai Capital Market Organizations (FETCO) revealed that financial institutions in Europe began to cause more anxiety Following the issue of Credit Suisse Bank, when Deutsche Bank or Deutsche Bank, the 22nd largest bank in the world and number one in Germany $1.5 trillion worth of assets counted as another bank Investors stare After last night, DB prices dropped -14.5% before rebounding to -8.5%.

such volatility make investors worried about the financial crisis in Europe have come back again Since the price of DB collapsed by 14-15% during the day, the problem arose. Causing stock prices of other major banks in Europe to fall as well, for example

Commerzbank from Germany -7.5%

Societe Generale from France -5.9%

Raiffaisen from Austria -5.9%

Swiss UBS -3.6%

Credit Suisse from Switzerland -5.2%

Mr. Kobsak admits that this period is a sensitive period. Every news is meaningful and significant after the news came out yesterday that DB wants to buy debentures (Tier 2 Subordinated Debt) back 5 years ahead of time (according to the conditions specified that it can be done). that the bank is in a good position able to reduce debt But it has become the beginning of a new round of volatility. Causing all eyes to turn to look at “DB, is there a problem?”

When the CDS of DB bonds increases Causing a sell-off of stocks, despite the problems in Switzerland Some of the deposits have flowed to DB, while DB has just announced its highest gain in 15 years, about $5.5 billion. That’s up from about $2 billion a year earlier. an event like this It’s because this period is not normal. when he heard some strange news Problems may follow. Even fairly well-off banks such as Deutsche Bank are in trouble. Reflects sensitivity, accumulated from 1 year of Perfect Storm.

“A year of rapid rate hikes by central banks. has put unprecedented pressure on the global financial system. Therefore, it must be followed to see that what will happen next Which bank will be the next target and turmoil like this? It probably won’t be the last time in the Perfect Storm crisis!!!

Source: Thai News Agency