Tue, 02 Oct 2018 01:00
Ad spending in media poised to get a boost
THE MEDIA Agency Association of Thailand (MAAT) has forecast 4-per-cent growth in this year’s total advertising spending with a positive outlook for 2019.
Mon, 10 Sep 2018 01:00
Flooding, inflation may dampen SCG Myanmar's growth target this year
Despite bright outlook for Myanmar in the coming years, the Siam Cement Group (SCG)’s growth target for the country this year may be hit by inflation and flooding across the country, said Surachai Pomjindachote, the Thai firm’s country director for Myanmar.
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 09:45
With the renovation of 630-square-metre Chatrium Ballroom now complete, Chatrium Hotel Riverside Bangkok is announcing a new look for The River Room, its technologically impressive midsize meeting and function room.
Fri, 10 Aug 2018 08:51
Back to black: Japan economy rebounds after first dip in 2 years
Japan bounced back to growth following its first contraction in two years, official figures showed Friday, but fears of US trade wars clouded the outlook for the world's third-largest economy.
Mon, 09 Jul 2018 16:07
Moody’s expects pace of sovereign green bond issuance to accelerate
Moody’s on Monday published a report on the outlook for the market for sovereign green bonds.
Tue, 26 Jun 2018 01:00
If you see black, look for white
Daily arguments in Have Your Say usually cover controversial topics about mainstream media, the junta government, veganism and the death penalty. Both camps focus only on the opposite side of the subjects and completely shun the other.
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 19:20
Revving up for life
There’s plenty for speed enthusiasts to look forward to this week – and we’re not just talking about Sunday’s French Grand Prix.
Mon, 04 Jun 2018 11:01
Stable outlook for Singapore banks
Moody's Investors Service says that the outlook for the banking system in Singapore (Aaa stable) is stable over the next 12-18 months.
Fri, 01 Jun 2018 01:00
Tetra Pak gains green endorsement on packaging
TETRA PAK Thailand, a food processing and packaging services company, in collaboration with the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) and WWF Thailand, is encouraging Thai consumers to look for the Tetra Pak logo on beverage cartons.
Thu, 24 May 2018 01:00
Broader economic focus advocated for Myanmar
EVEN as international agencies pronounce a favourable outlook for Myanmar, former chief economic presidential adviser U Myint has identified policy areas that can help ensure that an improving economy benefits ordinary people.
Fri, 11 May 2018 12:05
What we look for in a vacation
We all spend time selecting the best accommodation for our budgets when we go on holiday, but what else do Thais look for in a place to stay.
Thu, 10 May 2018 01:00
Citibank keen on stocks despite outflows
CITIBANK Thailand remains upbeat on the outlook for equities in Thailand and other emerging markets in Asia, despite capital outflows from the region driven by investors’ concerns over the pace of interest rate rises in the United States.
Wed, 09 May 2018 13:56
Toyota posts record profit but warns on outlook
Japanese car giant Toyota reported a record full-year net profit Wednesday thanks to a weaker yen and US tax cuts, but warned about the outlook for the next 12 months.
Wed, 02 May 2018 01:00
First, the Koreas. Next Pakistan and India?
We’ll destroy you. We’ll rain fire and fury on you. We will talk to you. We look forward to talking to you. We have forced you to talk to us. Let the opponents go on with their hundred emotional somersaults. The important thing is to remain sensible, preferably with a smile, while doing your own pirouette, if for no other reason than to keep the rival guessing.
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 01:00
Prayut to become ringmaster of a starving flea circus
Let’s face it, the new election rule is tailor-made for PM Prayut to stay in power for at least eight years after the election. Nothing we can do but look for the silver lining in the cloud.