• Fri, 18 Jan 2019 01:00
    Bus fare increase skids to a halt
    BANGKOK commuters have won a reprieve from a planned increase in bus fares, with officials in charge of state enterprises saying that stable fuel prices mean the impact on passengers can’t be justified.
    Economy
  • Fri, 11 Jan 2019 01:00
    STATE UNITS Contribution to Finance 25 per cent over target 
    State enterprises handed back Bt65.51 billion to the Finance Ministry in the first quarter of this fiscal year (October to December 2018), representing a rise of over 26 per cent from the target, Prapas Kong-Ied, director general of State Enterprise Policy Department of Finance Ministry said yesterday.
    Economy
  • Thu, 22 Nov 2018 01:00
    Somkid leaves nothing to chance in drive to secure 4% GDP growth
    DEPUTY Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak is pulling out all stops to guide the economy to close out the year with growth of more than 4 per cent, prodding state enterprises to spend 95 per cent of their Bt445-billion investment budget.
    Economy
  • Fri, 16 Nov 2018 01:00
    SECOND TFF PLANNED 
    The State Enterprise Policy Office (SEPO), under the Finance Ministry, plans to launch the second Thailand Future Fund (TFF) in the middle of next year, the office’s director-general Prapas Kong-led said yesterday.
    Economy
  • Fri, 09 Nov 2018 01:00
    Concession bids winners head for the Cabinet 
    THE MINISTRY of Energy will forward to the Cabinet the auction winners of Erawan and Bongkot petroleum concessions in the Gulf of Thailand next month, while planning to select state agencies or state enterprises to join in the investments with a 25 per cent stake in each field. 
    Economy
  • Mon, 05 Nov 2018 12:21
    State enterprises invest heavily in infrastructure
    Forty-five state enterprises have invested a total of Bt310.92 billion in the first nine months of this year, up 45 per cent from the same period last year, State Enterprise Policy Office (SEPO) director-general Prapas Kong-led said on Monday.
    Economy
  • Fri, 05 Oct 2018 01:00
    State firm told to pay Bt26m over death of 25 in van tragedy
    THE CHANTHABURI Provincial Court yesterday ordered Transport Co Ltd, a state enterprise, to pay Bt26-million compensation for 25 deaths caused by a van accident last year.
    national
  • Fri, 28 Sep 2018 01:00
    5% TFF YIELD SEEN
    State Enterprise Policy Office (Sepo) expects Thailand Future Fund (TFF) to yield an average three-year return of 5 per cent per annum.
    Economy
  • Fri, 28 Sep 2018 01:00
    Exim funds solar project of PEA ENCOM
    The Export-Import Bank of Thailand (EXIM Thailand) has signed a credit facility worth Bt1.15 billion with state enterprise PEA ENCOM International Co Ltd to finance its investment in the installation of 40 mega watts solar rooftop systems for industrial plants nationwide. PEA ENCOM International Co Ltd is a subsidiary of the Provincial Electricity Authority (PEA).
    Corporate
  • Wed, 26 Sep 2018 01:00
    Nod to state units’ investment budget
    The Cabinet approved state enterprises' investment budget and framework totalling Bt2.058 trillion for the fiscal year 2019 at its meeting yesterday, Thosaporn Sirisumphand, director-general of National Economic and Social Development Board (NESDB), said after the meeting.
    Economy
  • Mon, 17 Sep 2018 01:00
    Govt to accelerate megaprojects as PPP
    Two new laws to be passed before election for supervision of state enterprises
    Economy
  • Wed, 12 Sep 2018 01:00
    State enterprise revenues exceed target by Bt126 bn
    STATE ENTERPRISES remitted Bt150.45 billion to the Finance Ministry in the first 11 months of the fiscal year ending in August – 19 per cent more than the targeted Bt126.29 billion – the State Enterprise Policy Office (SEPO) reported yesterday.
    Economy
  • Wed, 15 Aug 2018 01:00
    STATE UNITS’ HANDOVER MAY SURPASS ESTIMATE 
    Thai state enterprises, in which the Finance Ministry holds the majority stakes, have handed over to the ministry a total of Bt15.71 billion in July, up 0.3 per cent from the same month last year.
    Economy
  • Wed, 18 Jul 2018 01:00
    Thai students seek job security with local firms amid change to 4.0, survey says
    WHILE MANY Thai students hope to work for global giants such as Google and Microsoft, most still consider domestic firms and state enterprises ideal employers, a study has revealed.
    national
  • Mon, 09 Jul 2018 11:48
    Govt collects more revenues than expected
    State enterprises funnel led Bt130.6 billion in income for the first nine months of fiscal 2017-2018 to the Finance Ministry – 23.87 per cent more than predicted – the State Enterprises Policy Office reported on Monday.
    Economy
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