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The second-highest bond rating by S&P and Fitch. AA is subdivided (in decreasing order) into AA+, AA, and AA-. Bonds with AA ratings are investment-grade, meaning that banks are allowed to hold them. AA bonds are low-risk and low-return. The rating is equivalent to an Aa rating by Moody's.

AA

A grade assigned to a debt obligation by a rating agency to indicate a very strong capacity to pay interest and repay principal. Such a rating indicates only slightly lower quality than the top rating of AAA. Also called Aa.
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Double A had more than 250 visitors to their stand.
"It's a very discerning Consumer segment in the Mena region, and their demand in the last few years has been a testimony to Double A's quality products," said Thirawit Leetavorn, senior executive VP.
Double A sells approximately 60% own-rooted and 40% grafted vines.
Leetavorn who is at Double A stand from 25 - 28 January.
This step follows up on the exemplary industrial operations launched on 23 January 2013 between the Department of Eure, employees and Double A. After acquiring the entire site in a form of "micro-temporary nationalization" in a bid to save the industrial facilities, the Department of Eure resold it the same day to the specific department linked to the production of paper and energy supply at Double A.
More shipments out of Alizay to other Double A key markets will soon follow.
Double A has invested USD 6.1 million to upgrade its pulp production line in Thailand using modern technology from Finland.
Thirawit Leetavorn, Double A senior executive vice president said, "As one of the biggest paper manufacturers in Thailand, it is our responsibility to have a positive social and environmental impact.
Double A's Paper from KHAN-NA inspired booth is located at the lobby level of Shangri-La Hotel in booth numbers 16-17, and will be open during the entire conference.
Meanwhile, Double A senior executive vice president Thirawit Leetavorn describes the event as "the ideal place to discover new opportunities for expansion and fulfil our corporate mission of making Double A as a global brand."
In this new system, Double A Paper-Tree production isexpected to increase by approximately 20,000 trees grown per year which is equivalent to approximately THB 600,000 additional income (USD 20,000) for farmers.
Double A Paper launched Paper from KHAN-NA program with the goal to modernise the pulp and paper industry through a revolutionary Asian solution to sourcing fiber.