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Chalida Ekvitthayavechnukul is the Thailand correspondent for DEALSTREETASIA. She has worked as a journalist and fixer for international media organizations for 8 years.
During 2006, her final year as a journalism student at Thammasat University, she won two Young Journalist Awards as well as a scholarship to a training course at BBC World Headquarter in London. Once she came back, she started her career as a business reporter at The Nation, a leading English-language newspaper in Thailand, where she worked for four years and covered the government’s economic policies and corporates.
In order to enhance her business experience and broaden her journalism skills, she took a Master Degree in Business Administration (English Program) at Chulalongkorn University. She also became a freelance journalist, writer and fixer for local and international media organizations, including The Associated Press, Al Jazeera, National Public Radio (USA) and Vanity Fair.
She has covered a variety of lifestyle and travel stories as well as events of significant social, economic and political change. Recent examples include field producing for APTN during Bangkok’s 2014 red shirt political protests and subsequent coup.
Away from work, she is fond of traveling and trekking.
China Renaissance and its existing investors including Sequoia Capital China and Tencent Holdings also joined this round.
This will be IFC’s second engagement with BRED’s overseas subsidiaries.
Prior to this deal, East Ventures has exited Kudo to Grab and Loket to Go-Jek.
Tencent Holdings and JD.com have led a $20-million Series B round in CRM solutions provider EasyRetailPro.
Singha Estate and Hong Kong Land had earlier tied up for Esse Sukhumvit 36, which was launched last month.
Toppan Printing will become the second largest shareholder in the BPO firm, after Itochu.
The hotel transaction volume in Thailand has hit the highest record since 2014.
The company will use most of the IPO proceeds to acquire more lands for new developments.
Thai Beverage Pcl has acquired the remaining 49 per cent interest in Vietnam F&B Alliance Investment Joint Stock Company.
After the transaction is completed, Consistent Record will hold 20.31 per cent of NDR’s paid-up capital.