UPDATE 1-Egypt's Amer paints positive image of currency float
* Amer predicts 30 percent fall in imports bill (Recasts with second tranche of World Bank loan, adds details from interview, quotes, background)
Oct 17 Secura Group Ltd :
* Subscription of new ordinary shares in registered capital of securathai co., ltd.
* Co entered into a joint venture agreement with visanu prasattongosoth and uchanya prasattongosoth
* Company will subscribe ("subscription") for 18,000 new securathai shares for a cash consideration of thb1.8 million
* Under the joint venture agreement, secura will hold 45% of the registered capital of securathai
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