• Tue, 21 Aug 2018 12:42
    Dollar faces pressure from Trump's Fed comments
    The dollar dipped Tuesday in Asia after Donald Trump hit out at the Federal Reserve's interest rate rises and accused it of not backing his economic plan, while equity traders were cautious ahead of highly anticipated China-US trade talks.
    business
  • Tue, 21 Aug 2018 06:34
    Trump once again criticizes Federal Reserve, rate hikes
    President Donald Trump once more broke with protocol Monday as he criticized the US Federal Reserve for raising interest rates and accused it of failing to support his economic policies.
    business
  • Tue, 21 Aug 2018 01:00
    In youth lies the economic ‘muscle’ Thailand needs
    Re: “Sustaining 5% growth a challenge, say economists”, Business, August 13, and “Fund to focus on ‘very poor’ students”, National, August 9.
    your say
  • Tue, 21 Aug 2018 01:00
    Export growth forecast raised to 10% by NESDB
    FORECAST growth in exports has been raised to 10 per cent for this year by a government think tank, which is sticking with an estimate for national economic expansion of 4.2-4.7 per cent.
    Economy
  • Mon, 20 Aug 2018 18:42
    NESDB sticks to economic growth forecast of 4.2-4.7% after good first half
    The National Economic and Social Development Board has maintained its forecast for the country’s economic growth this year at between 4.2 per cent and 4.7 per cent, after witnessing expansion of 4.8 per cent in the first half, office secretary-general Thosaporn Sirisumphand said on Monday.
    Economy
  • Fri, 17 Aug 2018 01:00
    PM calls for a digital ecosystem for region
    HIGH ECONOMIC GROWTH RATE AND ADOPTION OF TECH MAKES ASEAN ATTRACTIVE: SONTIRAT
    Tech
  • Fri, 17 Aug 2018 01:00
    Rise in GDP forecast 
    Government Savings Bank’s grassroots economics and business research centre has revised upward its Thai GDP growth forecast this year from 3.9 per cent to 4.6 per cent, based on continual expansion of the country’s export and tourism industries. 
    Economy
  • Fri, 17 Aug 2018 01:00
    Cool heads unfazed by Turkey woes
    INVESTMENT experts are sanguine about the fortunes of the Thai stock market and the baht in the face of stresses in emerging markets sparked by Turkey’s currency crisis.
    Economy
  • Thu, 16 Aug 2018 13:41
    Regional countries discuss digital technology in Bangkok
    The growth of digital technology for inclusive and sustainable economic development is a top priority for Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam (CLMTV).
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 15 Aug 2018 15:10
    S Korean President Moon calls for East Asian rail community
    President Moon Jae-in on Wednesday called for the establishment of an East Asian railroad community, saying that it will lay the foundation for an economic and security community in the region. 
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 15 Aug 2018 13:01
    China blasts US solar tariffs, takes WTO action
    China has blasted US tariffs on solar panel imports, filing a complaint at the World Trade Organization in the latest salvo of the trade battle between the world's two economic giants.
    business
  • Wed, 15 Aug 2018 10:19
    Moon says ending division of two Koreas will achieve 'true liberation'
    President Moon Jae-in on Wednesday used his Libration Day address to pitch his Korea peace drive, calling for railway, energy and economic cooperation with the North as a cornerstone for Northeast Asian peace and prosperity. 
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 15 Aug 2018 01:00
    Thailand shielded from Turkey rout
    THE turmoil in Turkey’s financial markets presents only a limited threat to Thailand, according to the Bank of Thailand (BOT), but some analysts see the fallout for emerging markets causing moderate falls in the baht and the country’s trade surplus.
    Economy
  • Wed, 15 Aug 2018 01:00
    WHA eyes growth as EEC interest heats up
    WHA Corporation Plc has been negotiating with a handful of big customers that are keen to take up space in the company’s industrial estates in the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC), the company’s chairperson and group chief executive officer Jareeporn Jarukornsakul said yesterday.
    Corporate
  • Tue, 14 Aug 2018 10:01
    Latest Thai-Lao friendship bridge study finished in December: chief
    Studies on the economic viability, structural engineering and environmental impact of the sixth Thai-Lao friendship bridge will be completed in December, says the chief of the Highway Department.
    Breaking News
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