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Mahidol University and CPF jointly invent liquid food for patients

(15 February 2019) – Mahidol University Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital and Charoen Pokphand Foods PLC (CPF) have signed a cooperation pact for “a food development project”, a social innovation aimed at assisting ill persons and their caretakers. Professor Piyamitr Sritara, MD, Dean of Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital, said: “The food development project is […]

IT Service Office had been achieved ISO27001:2013 & ISO20000:2011 certifications

Charoen Pokphand Malaysia Group of Companies – Information Technology Service Office had been achieved Integrated Management System ISO27001:2013 Information Security Management System and ISO20000:2011 Information Technology Service Management System certifications. The certificates were presented by Head of Assurance Business – BSI Malaysia, Tony Wu to Head of IT – Charoen Pokphand Malaysia, Norlina Ramli at […]

Charoen Pokphand scraps plan to acquire 7-Eleven

Retail operator Modern Internasional announced on Monday that the acquisition of 7-Eleven convenience stores by Charoen Pokphand Indonesia had been cancelled because both parties had not reached an agreement. “The deal was scrapped because related parties could not reach an agreement,” Modern Internasional director Chandra Wijaya said in a statement published on the Indonesia Stock […]

Charoen to boost Central Luzon food industry

Charoen Pokphand Foods Philippines Corporation (CPFPC) is expanding its operations in Central Luzon to generate more jobs, income and benefits for farm workers and people engaged in the agriculture and aqua sectors. This was disclosed by CPFPC vice chairman Sakol Cheewakoset and Livestock Feed Business vice president Sompong Rojanaadisorn, who said that the Philippine countryside […]

Charoen Pokphand says forced by govt to cull chicks

Charoen Pokphand Indonesia, which has been accused of colluding with 11 other companies to drive up the price of day old chicks by creating a shortage of supply, says the companies were in fact ordered by the government to cull chicks. Charoen Pokphand found itself on a list by the Business Competition Supervisory Commission (KPPU), […]

Charoen Pokphand looks to growth in second-tier cities

Poultry company Charoen Pokphand Indonesia director Eddy Dharmawan Mansjoer (from left to right), independent commissioner Suparman Sastrodimedjo, president director Tjiu Thomas Effendy, independent commissioner Herman Sugianto, director Ong Mei Sian and director Ferdiansyah Gunawan Tjoe chat after a press conference after the company’s shareholders meeting in Jakarta on Wednesday. Charoen Pokphand Indonesia has given out […]

Charoen Pokphand secures $500 million loans

Indonesia’s largest poultry company, PT Charoen Pokphand Indonesia (CPIN) signed a syndicated loans agreement — worth the equivalent of US$500 million — with 20 banks in Jakarta on Monday. The company, which is part of Thailand’s agro and food conglomerate Charoen Pokphand, said it would use the loans to refinance its debts and fund future […]

CP helps aquaculture

Charoen Pokphand Inc., an agro-industrial company from Thailand, committed to help small aquaculture companies to develop the Pangasius fish culture industry to serve the growing domestic demand for the cream dory-like fish. Pangasius is a freshwater catfish belonging to the Pangasidae family. The Trade Department said in a statement it sought the assistance of a […]

CP Foods seen to stabilize livestock prices

Charoen Pokphand Food Philippines Corp., a wholly-owned unit of agro-industrial giant Charoen Pokphand Group of Thailand, will produce an estimated P1.5 billion in net benefits to the economy yearly, the Board of Investments said Friday. Trade Undersecretary and BoI director Adrian Cristobal Jr. said CP’s projects would help stabilize the supply of livestock in the […]

UPDATE 1-Thai CP All plans 7-Eleven expansion, eyes China licence

* To spend up to $218 mln on new stores, warehouse * Plans to seek licence for China later this year * Will apply to open outlets in Myanmar, Laos, Cambodia * Shares down, but outperforms over past 12 months (Adds details) By Saranya Suksomkij BANGKOK, Jan 30 (Reuters) – CP All, Thailand’s largest convenience […]