Fri, 19 Apr 2019 19:20
Bank of Ayudhya sees 105% jump in first-quarter profits
Bank of Ayudhya Plc and its business units have announced a robust performance for the first quarter of 2019, with a record net profit of Bt12.7 billion, a 104.9-per-cent increase from the same quarter of last year.
Fri, 19 Apr 2019 16:53
Bank of Thailand adjusts GDP forecast downwards citing political uncertainty and household debt
The Bank of Thailand (BOT) has adjusted downwards its GDP forecast for 2019 amid rising uncertainties about Thailand’s political situation and the US-China trade war.
Fri, 19 Apr 2019 13:51
Uniqlo partners with Alexander Wang
Uniqlo is launching a Spring/Summer 2019 collaboration collection with the Alexander Wang brand.
Fri, 19 Apr 2019 11:31
KBank's first-quarter profit down Bt722m year on year
Kasikornbank (KBank) has reported net profit of Bt10.04 billion for the first quarter of the 2019.
Fri, 19 Apr 2019 10:54
SCB results show big improvement QoQ
Siam Commercial Bank and its subsidiaries reported (unreviewed) consolidated net profit of Bt9.2 billion for the first quarter of 2019.
Thu, 18 Apr 2019 20:00
Bangkok Bank reports quarterly profit of Bt9bn
Thailand's economic growth in 2019 is expected to be 3.8 per cent, decreasing from 4.1 per cent in 2018. Amid slower world trade and risks from the US trade policies, exports declinded for the first two months of the year.
Thu, 18 Apr 2019 15:34
Style Bangkok fair opens
Lifestyle trade fair, Style Bangkok April 2019, kicked off today at the Bangkok International Trade and Exhibition Centre (Bitec) with over 900 brand representatives, manufacturers, designers and international buyers from some 70 countries. The five-day event until April 21 is set to generate some Bt2 billion in trade value.
Wed, 17 Apr 2019 18:24
Ireland's Leona Maguire Accepts Special Exemption to KPMG Women's PGA Championship
Chaska, Minn. – Leona Maguire of Ireland has accepted a special exemption to compete in the 2019 KPMG Women’s PGA Championship, June 18 – 23, at Hazeltine National Golf Club in Chaska, Minnesota.
Thu, 18 Apr 2019 01:00
Sales of investment properties plunge by half in city state
Sales of investment properties in Singapore fell 52 per cent year on year to S$5.3 billion (Bt125 billion) in the first quarter of 2019, on cooling in the latest bout of en bloc fever and from residential property curbs, according to the latest Colliers International research report.
Wed, 17 Apr 2019 14:40
Nicholas Saputra posts first-ever 'Instaselfie' to encourage young voters
In the days leading up to the 2019 elections in Indonesia, a number of actors and filmmakers called out to young voters to exercise their political rights in a video published on April 12 as part of the #YukMemilih (let’s vote) movement.
Wed, 17 Apr 2019 01:00
Fraud challenges regional banks
ALMOST three in four banks in Asia Pacific anticipate that fraud in their country will increase in 2019, according to a recent poll by FICO, a leading predictive analytics and decision management software company.
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 08:00
Murphy USA El Dorado Shootout
EL DORADO, Ark. — The fifth stop on the 2019 “Road to the LPGA” takes the Symetra Tour to Mystic Creek Golf Club in the Natural State for the fifth annual Murphy USA El Dorado Shootout from April 26-28.
Fri, 12 Apr 2019 01:00
Songkran gets traditional at Iconsiam
Perched on the Chao Phrya River, Iconsiam shopping mall debuted its “Iconic Songkran Festival 2019” inviting the public to enjoy the celebration of Thai New Year in traditional style.
Fri, 12 Apr 2019 13:30
Opening day for Songkran road carnage sees 46 killed
Thursday – the first of the “seven dangerous days” of Songkran 2019 – saw 46 people killed and 482 injured in 468 road accidents, Transport Minister Arkhom Termpittayapaisith told reporters at the Road Safety Centre in Bangkok on Friday.
Thu, 11 Apr 2019 17:38
Casio unveils F1 watch brand ambassador
Casio Marketing Thailand Co Ltd announced the latest EDIFICE brand ambassador in Thailand, Alexander Albon, a Thai-British racer, racing with Scuderia Toro Rosso in the 2019 Formula 1 World Championship. He represents Thailand.