Tue, 25 Jun 2019 01:00
Bitcoin surges above $11,000 thanks to Facebook's currency plans
London - Bitcoin surged to a near 16-month high above $11,000 Monday, overshadowing stock, foreign exchange and commodity markets and breathing new life into a sector that many had declared moribund.
Mon, 24 Jun 2019 01:00
Asset bubble near despite stock rally
All major economies of the world appear to be pursuing a weak currency policy, according to DBS Bank research report issued last week. As inflation disappoints on the downside, a weaker currency should reduce deflation risks, but only in theory.
Thu, 20 Jun 2019 17:46
SET REPREIVE 16 ‘SP’ securities get one-month temporary trading
The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) has announced that 16 listed securities which have been posted with the SP (“suspension”) sign for longer than a consecutive three-month period and have never been allowed temporary trading since that posting, will be allowed a one-month temporary trading during July 1-31, 2019.
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 18:26
SET sets monthly high
The Stock Exchange of Thailand Index on Wednesday recorded a high close above 1,700 in the first time of this month by close 1,705.98 or increased 22.38 points from Tuesday.
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 11:52
All three major mobile operators apply for 700MHz licences
All three 900MHz operators applied for 700MHz licences on Wednesday’s deadline.
Advanced Info Service (AIS) and Total Access Communication (DTAC) on Wednesday morning informed the Stock Exchange of Thailand that their 900MHz subsidiaries will apply for a 700MHz licence from the National Broadcasting and Telecommunication Commission (NBTC).
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 01:00
Solution for synergy in rail communications
At the UITP Global Public Transport Summit 2019 in Stockholm yesterday, Huawei and its partner, Tianjin 712 Communication & Broadcasting Co Ltd (TCB 712), jointly released the LTE-Railway (LTE-R) Solution for next-generation rail wireless communications.
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 11:05
PTTEP to purchase Partex to expand Middle East presence
PTT Exploration and Production Plc or PTTEP has announced that on Monday its subsidiary PTTEP HK Holding Ltd signed a share purchase agreement (“SPA”) to acquire a 100 per cent stake in Partex Holding BV (Partex) from Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation.
The company's CEO and president Phongsthorn Thavisin reported the agreement to the Stock Exchange of Thailand on Monday.
Mon, 17 Jun 2019 01:00
Limited upside for Index
The SET index has risen about 50 points since early June, thanks to a combination of positive factors: Re-balancing of the MSCI for more weight in Thai stocks, formation of the new government and expectation of a cut in Fed rates.
Mon, 10 Jun 2019 18:55
No changes to UK’s FTSE Large Cap Index after SET Index Series review
FTSE Russell and the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) on Monday announced that there would be no changes to the UK’s FTSE Large Cap Index as the result of this month’s semi-annual review for the FTSE SET Index Series.
Fri, 07 Jun 2019 16:37
ILM to list on SET to fund growth
Thai home decor retailer ILM has announced that it is ready, after obtaining SEC approval, to list on the Thai stock exchange.
Fri, 07 Jun 2019 01:00
Investors seen voting for stability
FOREIGN capital is expected to move into the Thai bourse with the prospect of political clarity arising from the return of Prayut Chan-ocha as prime minister, the chief of the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) said.
Thu, 06 Jun 2019 01:00
China’s array of trade weapons in retaliating against the US
TO RETALIATE against the US in the escalating trade and tech tensions, China has various options to choose from its stockpile.
Wed, 05 Jun 2019 01:00
SET rise on vote for new premier
The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) rose 17.47 points to close at 1,637.69 yesterday, up 1.08 per cent from Monday, with a total trade value of Bt65.21 billion, mainly due to the vote for the next Thai prime minister today , said an analyst from Maybank Kim Eng Securities yesterday.
Tue, 04 Jun 2019 01:00
JOINT DRIVE SET, watchdog map out areas of promotion
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) have made a commitment to promote Thailand's capital market after a recent meeting between executives of the two organisations.
Mon, 03 Jun 2019 01:00
Indonesia wins S&P upgrade
INDONESIA won a sovereign rating upgrade from S&P Global Ratings for its “strong economic growth prospects” and prudent fiscal policy, brightened by the re-election of President Joko Widodo as the nation’s currency, stocks and bonds rallied, according to a Bloomberg report.