Wed, 07 Feb 2018 01:00:00
Strong baht may rewrite export goal
THE Thai National Shippers’ Council (TNSC) said export growth this year could come in well below its estimate of 5.5 per cent due to a stronger baht and the recent increases in the country’s minimum daily wage. The more downbeat view has prompted the influential group to call on the government to launch relief measures to shore up Thai exports.
Wed, 14 Jun 2017 13:03:24
Qatar row helping boost baht, says central bank governor
A sharp appreciation in the baht in Wednesday morning’s trading – to Bt33.90 per dollar – has sparked concern over a potential impact on Thai exports.
Tue, 29 Sep 2015 17:58:00
Thai shares extend losses
The Stock Exchange of Thailand ended lower Tuesday, mainly on the concerns about China's economy and poor outlook of Thai exports.
Tue, 30 Jun 2015 01:00:00
Thai officials in EU told to monitor markets
The Commerce Ministry has instructed its trade official in the European Union to monitor the impact of Greece's debt problems closely as they could affect Thai exports.
Tue, 11 Jun 2013 00:00:00
Growth forecast to be lowered in July, BOT says
The Bank of Thailand will next month lower its estimate for 2013 economic growth amid concerns that a slowdown in China will hurt Thai exports.