• Wed, 20 Feb 2019 01:00
    HIGHER BANK ACCOUNTING STANDARD MAY BE DELAYED
    Finance Ministry is considering allowing the state-owned banks to delay implementing the new accounting standard IFRS9 by a year to 2021, as most of the banks must revise their system, said a Ministry source recently.
    Economy
  • Fri, 28 Dec 2018 01:00
    Banks must solve 3 problems to spur digital transformation 
    FROM FIGHTING the war for deposits to breaking down silos in digital transformation and analysing the payment landscape, FICO is confident that banks will make substantial progress next year in three areas of tactical concern within consumer banking.
    Economy
  • Fri, 28 Dec 2018 01:00
    Banks must solve 3 problems to in digital transformation 
    FROM FIGHTING the war for deposits to breaking down silos in digital transformation and analysing the payment landscape, FICO is confident that banks will make substantial progress next year in three areas of tactical concern within consumer banking.
    Economy
  • Wed, 12 Oct 2016 01:00
    Banks must engage more with millennials, Gallup finds
    BANKS are lacking engagement with the millennial generation, which needs financial-well-being services from banks, not only technology to access financial services, according to Gallup.
    Economy
  • Tue, 06 Sep 2016 17:16
    Singapore to use data tracking against money-laundering
    SINGAPORE - Singapore will step up the fight against money-laundering with a newly created surveillance unit and data tracking but private banks must take the lead, its chief financial regulator said Tuesday.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 22 May 2015 01:00
    Banks must learn to share their cost benefits with customers
    WHO will be next to follow Kasikornbank (KBank) and Siam Commercial Bank (SCB) in introducing interest rate cuts after the Thai central bank recently convinced them to do so?
    national
  • Sun, 19 Apr 2015 20:11
    China cuts bank reserve ratio requirement
    BEIJING (AFP) - China's central bank announced Sunday it would cut the level of funds that commercial banks must hold in reserve by one percentage point, the second such move this year to boost lending.
    business
  • Wed, 04 Feb 2015 18:59
    China cuts bank reserve ratio to kick-start economy
    BEIJING (AFP) - China's central bank said Wednesday it would cut the level of funds that banks must hold in reserve by 0.50 per centage points, as the world's second-largest economy falters.
    business
  • Tue, 22 Jan 2013 00:00
    Banks must be penalised too, senator says
    Unless Philippine laws penalise a bank that accepts cash deposits of questionable origin, it would be useless to approve amendments to the Anti-Money Laundering Law (Amla), a senator has pointed out.
    ASEAN+
  • Tue, 02 Oct 2012 00:00
    Commercial banks must be innovative to lure deposits, SCB exec says
    Commercial banks must use innovation rather than pricing to make their deposit products attractive while they scramble to secure funds after state-owned banks have resumed aggressively chasing deposits while they are not yet required to pay 0.46 per cent
    Corporate
  • Fri, 01 Jun 2012 00:00
    Banks must connect the poor
    Emerging markets could drive growth in consumer financial services, SME financing and corporate bonds through innovations aimed at unbanked groups like the poor and SMEs, according to a World Economic Forum report.
    business
  • Wed, 25 Jan 2012 00:00
    State banks must play their part: Banthoon
    Kasikornbank president and chief executive officer Banthoon Lamsam yesterday reiterated commercial banks' willingness to assist in covering the Bt1.14-trillion debt of the Financial Institutions Development Fund (FIDF), as long as state-owned banks were r
    Economy
  • Wed, 07 Dec 2011 00:00
    Banks must prepare for Asean: Prasarn
    Bank of Thailand Governor Prasarn Trairatvorakul today urged Thai banks to learn more about Asean market ahead of full liberalisation of the regional financial market in 2020.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 07 Dec 2011 00:00
    Banks must prepare for Asean: Prasarn
    Bank of Thailand Governor Prasarn Trairatvorakul today urged Thai banks to learn more about Asean market ahead of full liberalisation of the regional financial market in 2020.
    business
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