Fri, 20 Jul 2018 01:00
Asia seen resisting pressures on growth
GROWTH in Asia and the Pacific’s developing economies for 2018 and 2019 will remain solid as growth continues apace across the region, despite rising tensions between the United States and some of its trading partners, says a new Asian Development Bank (ADB) report.
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 01:00
Hantharwady airport project back on track for 2019 ground-breaking
Hantharwady International Airport's long-delayed construction work is expected to take off next year if the Japanese government endorses the detailed financing plan in September, according to a Myanmar aviation official.
Fri, 13 Jul 2018 13:37
First space tourist flights could come in 2019
The two companies leading the pack in the pursuit of space tourism say they are just months away from their first out-of-this-world passenger flights -- though neither has set a firm date.
Thu, 05 Jul 2018 11:34
Trang airport passenger terminal expansion to be finished next year
The expansion of the passenger terminal at Trang International Airport to cope with rising numbers of travellers will be completed mid-2019, the director general of the Airports Department said on Thursday.
Wed, 27 Jun 2018 13:55
Millennials get a new home in Hong Kong
Hong Kong’s K11 is celebrating its tenth anniversary with the K11 Musea project, which is scheduled to open in 2019 and will be a world-class experiential art, culture and retail landmark for millennials.
Mon, 25 Jun 2018 01:00
Will Indonesia bring Rohingya issue to UN Security Council?
On June 9, after intensified bilateral and multilateral diplomacy and campaigns in the past three years, Indonesia secured a non-permanent seat in the United Nations Security Council for 2019-2020.
Thu, 14 Jun 2018 07:47
US Federal Reserve raises key interest rate, signals more hikes coming
The US Federal Reserve raised the benchmark lending rate on Wednesday for the second time this year, and signaled it will be more aggressive about rate increases in 2018 and 2019 amid "strong" economic growth.
Mon, 11 Jun 2018 01:00
How Belt and Road is boosting Central Asian tourism
Member countries of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation are expected to sign a joint action plan for 2019-20 during a two-day summit in Qingdao to further boost tourism.
Thu, 07 Jun 2018 01:00
NLA to put 2019 budget under the scanner
THE National Legislative Assembly (NLA) will today deliberate the junta government’s fifth annual budget proposal, which earmarks total spending of Bt3 trillion for the 2019 fiscal year that begins on October 1.
Wed, 30 May 2018 14:10
Ganjee prepares for Panasonic Swing Race at Thailand Open
Bangkok - Indian star Rahil Gangjee will take aim at the US$300,000 Thailand Open next week, which will mark the start of the 2018/2019 Panasonic Swing race on the Asian Tour.
Sun, 27 May 2018 01:00
Centre for gastronomic inventions gets the nod
Chef Adria is to reopen Spain’s El Bulli as food lab in 2019
Tue, 22 May 2018 15:37
Prayut dismisses election rally, warns law-breaking protesters
As protesters marched to Government House amid growing demands for an election this year, Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha on Tuesday insisted that the poll would be no sooner than early 2019.
Wed, 16 May 2018 01:00
Construction deadline for new Parliament extended to December 2019
THE CABINET has set a deadline of December 2019 for the completion of the long-delayed new Parliament complex, after rejecting a request for an additional Bt8.13 billion on top of the original Bt12 billion price tag.
Sun, 13 May 2018 13:30
Mega banks in Japan to hire more science students
TOKYO - A growing number of financial institutions are interested in hiring more new graduates with science and engineering degrees in spring 2019.
Sat, 12 May 2018 01:00
OTOP FUNDS APPROVED
One Tambon, One Product Committee (OTOP committee) has approved a budget of Bt901 million to promote OTOP products for fiscal year 2018-2019, director-general of Business Development Department of Commerce Ministry Kullanee Issadisal said after a meeting chaired by deputy prime minister Somkid Jatusripitak yesterday.