Wed, 18 Jul 2018 01:00
FOREIGNERS IN CONDO RUSH
The total value of condominium units in Thailand purchased by foreign buyers stood at Bt70.75 billion at the end of 2017, up 33 per cent from Bt53.25 billion in the previous year, according to the Bank of Thailand economist in its Monetary Policy Department, Maneerat Gongsiang.
Fri, 13 Jul 2018 16:56
Bangkok property market sluggish: report
Compared to 2017, Bangkok property markets would fall in 2018 due to the slow recovery of the purchasing power of home buyers, according to the Agency for Real Estate Affairs.
Fri, 13 Jul 2018 01:00
ADVERTISING SPENDING IN JUNE ROSE TO BT9.54 BN
Advertising spending in June reached a total of Bt9.54 billion, representing an increase of 14.35 per cent from June, 2017, according to a Nielsen’s report yesterday.
Mon, 09 Jul 2018 11:48
Govt collects more revenues than expected
State enterprises funnel led Bt130.6 billion in income for the first nine months of fiscal 2017-2018 to the Finance Ministry – 23.87 per cent more than predicted – the State Enterprises Policy Office reported on Monday.
Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:51
Ratchanok into quarters as Thais culled
RATCHANOK Intanon had to draw on all her experience to vanquish 2017 World Junior badminton champion Gregoria Mariska 21-11 17-21 21-14 to reach the Indonesia Open quarter-finals in Jakarta yesterday.
Tue, 03 Jul 2018 14:11
Taxis a drag on Bangkok, Suvarnabhumi survey rankings
While Qatar Airways bagged top spot in 2018 as the Best Airline Worldwide with the Best Business Class just ahead of perennial favourite Singapore Airlines, THAI salvaged some pride with a No 6 showing for Business Class (the same as last year) and Cabin Service (down from No 3 in 2017), according to the results of the 2018 Best in Travel Poll by the online Smart Travel Asia magazine.
Sat, 30 Jun 2018 01:00
US envoy urges return to democracy
US AMBASSADOR to Thailand Glyn Davies is calling for Thailand to return to democracy as the Kingdom moves towards an election under the conditions of the 2017 junta-written constitution.
Tue, 26 Jun 2018 22:40
LTE to be the dominant wireless standard by 2023
The Long-Term Evolution (LTE) standard for high-speed wireless communication for mobile devices and data terminals, coupled with the emerging 5G with its very high transmission rates, is expected to account for around 76 per cent of the total subscriptions in the country by 2023 compared to 36 per cent LTE subscriptions in 2017.
Tue, 26 Jun 2018 15:18
Scania total solutions paving the way for an exciting future in Thailand
Scania has forecast 650 trucks to be delivered this year, a close to 40 per cent increase compared to 2017, according to its press statement.
Tue, 12 Jun 2018 01:00
Joining the global effort to prevent abuse of animals
Every country is replete with innovations in policy: things that make life better for everyone. Perhaps the most important decision that was made in any country in 2017 was the British government making CCTVs mandatory in all abbatoirs.
Mon, 11 Jun 2018 11:12
SOE income exceeds expectations in eight months to May
State-owned enterprises sent total income of Bt125.93 billion to the Finance Ministry in the first eight months of this fiscal year (October 2017-May 2018).
Wed, 30 May 2018 11:57
BTS Group net profit surges 120%
BTS Group’s net profit for the 2017-2018 financial year surged 120 per cent year-on-year to Bt4.416 billion on the back of improving performance in all business units, chief executive Kavin Kanjanapas said this week.
Mon, 28 May 2018 01:00
Newly elected Future Forward leader Thanathorn vows to dump 2017 charter
THANATHORN Juangroongru-angkit was predictably chosen yesterday to be the leader of the Future Forward Party, which he co-founded with the agenda of not only becoming the prime minister but also dumping the current, junta-written 2017 Constitution.
Thu, 17 May 2018 01:00
Doubts over ‘graft-busting’ charter
Abhisit dismisses claims of 2017 constitution being ‘anticorruption’; calls it ‘marketing ploy’
Mon, 14 May 2018 10:40
Advertising company’s profit figures paint a positive picture
Outdoor advertising company Master Ad Plc (MACO) earned a 53 per cent increase in revenue – an extra Bt 290 million - in the first quarter of this year, compared with the same period in 2017 and made a net profit of Bt54million, a 48 per cent increase over the previous year.