• Sat, 09 Feb 2019 01:00
    How corrupt we are
    Thailand was ranked 99 out of 180 countries and territories in the 2018 Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI), which shows that despite some progress, many countries are still failing to make serious inroads against graft.
    national
  • Wed, 30 Jan 2019 01:00
    THAILAND SLIPS THREE PLACES IN GRAFT INDEX 
    In a list of 180 countries, Thailand fell to 99 from 96 in Transparency International’s Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) in 2018.
    Economy
  • Tue, 04 Dec 2018 01:00
    Inflation target set at 1.2 per cent next year
    THE COMMERCE Ministry has set the nation’s target inflation for 2019 at 1.2 per cent, the same as for 2018. The ministry also reported that inflation in November was 0.94 per cent higher than the same period last year.
    Economy
  • Tue, 04 Sep 2018 01:00
    Inflation rises 14th month in a row
    THAILAND’S headline inflation, as gauged by the increase in the consumer price index (CPI), accelerated for the 14th straight month in August from rising prices of fresh food and energy, according to the Ministry of Commerce.
    Economy
  • Fri, 24 Aug 2018 01:00
    Core inflation rises 1.9% in Singapore
    CORE inflation in Singapore rose to 1.9 per cent in July, although the consumer price index (CPI) for all items remained unchanged from the previous month, according to the latest figures from the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI).
    ASEAN+
  • Fri, 23 Feb 2018 01:00
    Key officials admit to need for more work to fight corruption
    THE GOVERNMENT’S graft buster and legal adviser have both conceded that the country was yet to perform well in fighting corruption, despite the slightly improved score and rank in Transparency International’s Corruption Perception Index (CPI) released on Wednesday.
    politics
  • Thu, 22 Feb 2018 13:15
    Thailand's ranking in corruption fight improves to 96
    Efforts to curb corruption in Thailand are paying dividends, with the Kingdom’s ranking in the latest global Corruption Perception Index rising to 96 from 101 last year.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 10 Dec 2017 01:00
    PM urges Thais to help beat corruption
    RANKING IN GLOBAL POLL SHOWS COUNTRY HAS NOT PROGRESSED IN TACKLING GRAFT
    politics
  • Fri, 25 Aug 2017 11:30
    Price inflation stays lower than expected
    business
  • Mon, 01 May 2017 11:53
    CPI up 0.38 per cent on year
    Thailand’s consumer production index (CPI) rose in April by 0.38 per cent year on year and 0.16 per cent on month, the Commerce Ministry reported on Monday.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 26 Mar 2017 00:56
    Renowned corporate figures invited to be advisors for newly set up Malaysia Silk Road Business Council
    KUALA LUMPUR - China Council For The Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT) and Malaysia China Joint Business Council (MCBC) set up the Malaysia Silk Road Business Council.
    Tech
  • Thu, 02 Feb 2017 01:00
    January inflation surges to highest level in 28 months
    INFLATION continues to be in positive territory and will likely remain so throughout this year, reflecting signs of stronger Thai economic growth following higher oil prices and increased spending, the Commerce Ministry said yesterday. The ministry reported that the Consumer Price Index (CPI) continued to climb in January, increasing 1.55 per cent year on year – the highest expansion since Septem
    Economy
  • Sat, 28 Jan 2017 01:00
    Corruption ranking reason
    NEW CRITERIA including a country’s degree of democracy may be one main reason why Thailand’s corruption ranking has plummeted, National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) Secretary General Sansern Poljeak said yesterday.
    national
  • Wed, 02 Nov 2016 01:00
    10-month inflation positive as October CPI rises 0.34%
    AS DOMESTIC fuel prices have risen, inflation in the first 10 months moved into positive territory at 0.06 per cent, ensuring that the Consumer Price Index (CPI) will grow within the Commerce Ministry’s projection for the whole year by 0-1 per cent.
    Economy
  • Tue, 01 Nov 2016 16:49
    10-month inflation positive as October CPI rises 0.34%
    AS DOMESTIC fuel prices have risen, inflation in the first 10 months moved into positive territory at 0.06 per cent, ensuring that the Consumer Price Index (CPI) will grow within the Commerce Ministry’s projection for the whole year by 0-1 per cent.
    Breaking News
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