• Mon, 22 Apr 2019 12:35
    US-China trade war blamed for drop in export value
    Thailand’s exports for March 2019 were 4.9 per cent lower than the same month last year, leading to a drop of 1.6 per cent in the country’s exports in the first quarter of this year compared to the same period last year, the Commerce Ministry reported on Monday.
    Breaking News
  • 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.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 17 Apr 2019 01:00
    Seek new markets, Thai exporters told 
    AS THE ongoing US-China trade war continues to dampen Thailand’s exports, representatives from both the public and private sectors suggest that Thai exporters should look to new markets and find opportunities to replace Chinese goods in the US market to boost their shipments abroad.
    Economy
  • Thu, 11 Apr 2019 01:00
    Trade war puts brakes on growth
    SIAM Commercial Bank’s (SCB) economic research unit has whittled back its expectations for the country’s economic growth this year to 3.6 per cent as the US-China trade war keeps exports under pressure.
    Economy
  • Thu, 04 Apr 2019 01:00
    Trade war dampens mood as GDP growth view scaled back to 3.7%
    CONCERNS over political uncertainty and the impact of the US-China trade war have prompted the nation’s peak private sector advisory grouping to cut its forecast for economic growth this year to as low as 3.7 per cent.
    Economy
  • Wed, 03 Apr 2019 01:00
    Sluggish exports a worry
    The global economic slowdown, the prolonged US-China trade war, lack of clarity on Britain’s exit from the EU and trade sanctions from other countries have led to Thai exports failing to achieve their target in the first quarter of the year, the Thai National Shippers’ Council (TNSC) said, while urging quick formation of the new government to set an economic stimulus package.
    Economy
  • Mon, 01 Apr 2019 01:00
    12% jump in Thai-China trade eyed
    Commerce Ministry pushes agricultural exports from Thai SMEs via competition
    business
  • Mon, 25 Feb 2019 01:00
    PLENTY OF FACTORS TO ENABLE SET GAIN GROUND
    We remain positive on the Thai stock market, targeting the SET Index at 1,750 points due to consistent economic recovery, improved domestic demand and easing macroeconomic pressure including the US yield curve, progress in the US-China trade negotiations and rise in crude prices.
    Economy
  • Sat, 23 Feb 2019 06:51
    Trump says China trade deal likely as talks extended
    US President Donald Trump said on Friday a trade summit with Chinese leader Xi Jinping was likely next month, and hailed two days of "very good talks" by negotiators.
    business
  • Sat, 23 Feb 2019 05:50
    Global equities climb on hopeful trade talk vibes
    Boosterish claims of progress in US-China trade talks lifted global stocks on Friday, sending Wall Street to its longest winning streak in more than two decades.
    business
  • Fri, 22 Feb 2019 15:18
    Thai exports drop 5.65% in January
    Thai exports saw a 5.65 per cent year on year contraction in January, largely due to the impact of the US-China trade war, the Thai baht appreciation and increase in competition from Asean markets.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 19 Feb 2019 01:00
    US-China trade talks: what’s under debate
    US and Chinese officials wrapped up days of trade talks in Beijing on Friday and will resume negotiations in Washington this week as the world’s top two economies try to smooth out their thorny trade dispute. 
    opinion
  • Mon, 18 Feb 2019 01:00
    The grand delusion of modern money
    As the world goes through messy divorces of Brexit and the US-China trade spat, there is growing angst at whether we are moving into a period of disorder. This month will tell us if these relationships can be patched up, but it is already clear that Brexit will happen, deal or no deal, while a detente on US-China tariff negotiations will still leave damaged relations that will take a long time t
    opinion
  • Sun, 10 Feb 2019 10:30
    High-stakes US-China trade talks resume as deadline approaches
    With a March 1 deadline fast approaching, US and Chinese officials resume negotiations next week to prevent escalation of a trade dispute that has major implications for the global economy.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 08 Feb 2019 03:00
    Experts call for more trade within Asean to offset US-China trade war
    SINCE THE US-China trade war is expected to drag on this year and further depress exports, Thailand needs to seek long-term benefits from economic integration within Asean in order to offset the wounds inflicted by the war, international relations experts and financial sector representatives said yesterday.
    business
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