• Tue, 04 Sep 2018 01:00
    HK seeks Thai , Asean investors for new Guangdong-HK-Macao Greater Bay Area
    HONG KONG, a special administrative region of China, has eyed Thai and other Asean firms to invest in the new Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area which has a combined population of 69 million and GDP of US$1 trillion.
  • Sat, 01 Sep 2018 07:15
    India's Q1 2018-19 GDP grows at 8.2%
    According to the Central Statistics Office (CSO), the GDP at 2011-12 prices in the first quarter (Q1) of 2018-19 registered growth rate of 8.2 per cent, up from 7.7 per cent reported for Q4 of 2017-18.
  • Tue, 28 Aug 2018 01:00
    Mobilising SMEs towards Thailand 4.0
    THE GOVERNMENT has set an ambitious goal to raise the contribution of SMEs to 50 per cent of GDP from 36 per cent, under the 13th national social and economic development plan (2021-25). Currently there are three million SMEs comprising 99.7 per cent of Thai businesses, employing 10 million people.
  • 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.
  • 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. 
  • Mon, 13 Aug 2018 01:00
    Sustaining 5% growth a challenge, say economists
    Majority of population left behind despite surge in exports and spending
  • Thu, 09 Aug 2018 10:49
    Vietnam’s GDP projected to grow 6.83% in 2018
    Vietnam’s gross domestic product (GDP) is expected to grow 6.83 per cent in 2018, almost unchanged from 6.8 per cent in the same period last year.
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  • Tue, 07 Aug 2018 01:00
    The rise of China’s supercities of ‘800m people’
    CHINA IS creating 19 supercity clusters by strengthening the links between existing urban centres. We estimate they will be home to about 800 million people and account for more than 80 per cent of the country’s GDP in 2030.
  • Mon, 06 Aug 2018 17:50
    It all gets PERSONAL as marketers navigate rules
    EU’s online privacy laws are a challenge, but creative solutions are there
  • Tue, 31 Jul 2018 14:57
    Joining hands to unlock the world's potential
    Digital is here to stay. IDC predicts that by2021, at least 60 percent of Asia Pacific's(excluding Japan) gross domestic product will be digitalized, with growth in every industry driven by digitally-enhanced operations and relationships[1]. 
  • Fri, 27 Jul 2018 01:00
    Export boom rewrites GDP forecast for 4.5% gain this year
    SUSTAINED growth in exports headlines strong data that has prompted the Finance Ministry to raise its forecast for economic growth this year to 4.5 per cent, with a key index that points to increased confidence among manufacturers adding to the upbeat sentiment.
  • Tue, 24 Jul 2018 01:00
    Vietnam’s Fourth Industrial Revolution requires govt adaptation
    A MARKET survey showed that the Fourth Industrial Revolution could help Vietnam’s GDP increase by $8-18 billion per year.
  • Thu, 21 Jun 2018 08:14
    BOT wary of the impact from US-China trade war
    Central bank keeps policy rate unchanged to facilitate growth; forecasts for GDP and export growth revised upwards amid weakening of the baht
  • Tue, 19 Jun 2018 01:00
    Country heading for Bt286 bn hit from cyber attacks, study finds
    CYBER security threats could potentially cost the Thai economy Bt286 billion, equating to 2.2 per cent of total gross domestic products (GDP), a study has found.
  • Sat, 16 Jun 2018 01:00
    WB backs Vietnam’s ’robust’ economic progress
    VIETNAM’S economy is forecast to continue improving, with gross domestic product (GDP) expected to expand by 6.8 per cent this year, said the World Bank (WB) in its latest economic update for Vietnam.
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