Presently, SEA Games’ Sponsor Over 409 Million Baht
The movement of organizing of the 24th SEA Games, which hosted by Thailand between December 6-15 2007 at Nakhon Ratchasima, recently Dr. Nat Intarapan, the deputy Minister of Tourism and Sports Ministry, and acting the Chairman of Follow Up & Expedite Committee, presided over the workshop meeting with all companies that accepted to be sponsor of SEA Games, to realize on how can they proceed, in which Dr. Santipab Taechavanit, the Chairman of Marketing Committee, joining the meeting, at Radisson Hotel Bangkok, October 15 2007.
For the official partner which supported product and service over 40 million baht, had 5 companies such as Nestle (Thailand) Public Company Limited, Siam Sport Syndicate Public Company Limited, Thai Pure Drinks Company Limited, TOT Public Company Limited, PTT Public Company Limited and the official sponsor which supported product and service over 20 million baht, had 4 companies such as Football Thai Sporting Goods Company Limited, Hewlett – Packard (Thailand) Company Limited, Volvo Car (Thailand) Company Limited, and CAT Telecom Public Company Limited. The official supplier had 8 companies, such as Wiraka Pte Company Limited, Mikasa Industry (Thailand) Company Limited, DLP (Thailand) Company Limited, Far East Speciality Company Limited, Active Media (Thailand) Company Limited, Pilot Trans Global Company Limited, MSL Technology Company Limited, Canon Marketing (Thailand) Company Limited and the official sponsor licenses had 8 companies such as Dash International (Thailand) Company Limited, T.R.T. Intertrade Company Limited, Chaiyapan 999 Company Limited, Achieve Pewter Company Limited, Kanoknut Company Limited, Prosper Service Supply Limited Partnership, Song Smai Rajthevee Company Limited, Thai Chamber of Commerce of Nakhon Ratchasima. Dr. Santiparb revealed that formerly we aimed a financial support for 200 million baht but now we received a financial support from all companies both on product, services and cash worth more than 409 million baht which this balance was including 6 products such as Canon, TOT, Volvo, CAT Telecom, HP, and MSL that already discuss the details and only waiting for signing day however not include the insurance company that still having discussion. “We will full protecting the right of all companies which support this SEA Games, which if have someone violated copyright and using SEA Games’ symbol without permission of Department of Intellectual Property which we was registered the copyright, they will get the heavy punishment” Dr. Santipab said.
Source from Naewna Newspaper Date: October 16 2007