• Fri, 26 Oct 2018 01:00
    GPF launches environmentally and socially focused portfolio
    GOVERNMENT PENSION Fund (GPF), Thailand’s largest institutional investor, has launched an environment, social and governance (ESG)-focused portfolio to invest in Thailand-listed companies amid a worldwide equity sell-off.
    business
  • Wed, 25 Apr 2018 01:00
    DRAFT AMENDMENT TO GPF APPROVED 
    The Cabinet yesterday approved the draft of the legal amendment to the Government Pension Fund Act which will pave the way for the Government Pension Fund (GPF) to set up a company to manage state agencies’ funds. 
    Economy
  • Fri, 08 Sep 2017 00:01
    Pension fund reviews investment plan
    The Government Pension Fund (GPF) is reviewing its five-year investment plan to help it cope with the global economic situation, but expects no impact on the fund’s performance from global political developments.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 08 Sep 2017 01:00
    Pension Fund revisits its investment plan
    THE GOVERNMENT Pension Fund is reviewing its five-year investment plan to better cope with the global economic situation, while expecting no impacts on its performance from global political developments.
    Economy
  • Thu, 27 Jul 2017 11:52
    AIA continues Pension Fund partnership
    AIA Thailand has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Government Pension Fund (GPF) to extend the partnership for another two years.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 27 Jul 2017 01:00
    GPF sticks with life insurers
    THE Government Pension Fund (GPF) yesterday extended its collaboration with three leading life insurance companies for a 12th year.
    Corporate
  • Tue, 18 Jul 2017 01:00
    Applicants rush for loan scheme
    THE PHILIPPINE state-run pension fund Social Security System (SSS) expects to collect an additional 8.6 billion pesos (Bt5.7 billion) in the next five years on top of the 5.2 billion pesos it already collected during the last 12 months from its loan condonation programme.
    ASEAN+
  • Mon, 29 May 2017 17:20
    GPF’s 2016 return on investment outpaces inflation at 5.1%
    The Government Pension Fund (GPF) announced at its members meeting on Monday that the fund’s return on investment came in at 5.1 per cent last year, higher than the country’s 2016 inflation rate of 3.97 per cent. 
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 22 Feb 2017 01:00
    Malaysian provident fund eyes more foreign investments 
    MALAYSIA’S Employees Provident Fund (EPF) is looking for more investment opportunities overseas, as the income from foreign assets is significant for the performance of the pension fund.
    business
  • Mon, 08 Feb 2016 13:07
    GPF, SSF invited to CP All meet
    The Association of Investment Management Companies (AIMC) has invited the Government Pension Fund and Social Security Fund to join its meeting on February 18.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 17 Oct 2015 01:00
    Biggest state bond issue to be launched this month
    THE Finance Ministry will issue government bonds worth Bt50 billion, the highest ever, with three-year maturity and 3-per-cent interest, to apply to the 2016 fiscal budget deficit of Bt390 billion, while the Government Pension Fund is set to pay back Bt54
    Economy
  • Mon, 24 Aug 2015 09:38
    Chinese shares plunge more than 7 percent
    SHANGHAI (AFP) - Chinese shares were down more than seven percent in early trade on Monday in the face of a global sell-off, despite Beijing authorising the state pension fund to invest in stocks in its latest attempt to shore up markets.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 19 Jul 2015 01:00
    Pension fund for 30 million Thais
    THE government will set up a national savings fund for retired workers in the informal sector or others who have no pension scheme, deputy government spokesperson Maj-General Sansern Kaewkamnerd said yesterday.
    national
  • Fri, 17 Jul 2015 01:00
    GPF considers high-risk investments
    THE GOVERNMENT Pension Fund is considering restructuring its investment portfolio by focusing on risky assets to deal with the younger members of the fund who can accept high risk with high returns, said Sombat Narawutthichai, secretary-general of the GPF
    Economy
  • Fri, 07 Nov 2014 16:42
    Singapore PM wins defamation suit against activist
    SINGAPORE (AFP) - Singapore's High Court ruled Friday that an activist defamed Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong by accusing him in a blog of misappropriating state pension funds.
    Breaking News
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