Fri, 08 Dec 2017 01:00:00
US business chiefs scope out deals with peers in Myanmar
A TEAM OF 37 executives from 14 leading US companies met with representatives of the Union of Myanmar Federation of Chamber of Commerce and Industry (UMFCCI) at the latter’s office on Wednesday to deepen bilateral economic relations and to seek new joint ventures with local firms.
Thu, 28 Sep 2017 01:00:00
Prayut can’t get us the deal we need from Trump
What Thailand wants in exchange for accommodating US business interests – condemnation of military rule – is not on the table
Thu, 04 May 2017 18:42:00
Good prospects for food exporters
UPBEAT VIEWS have been expressed for Thailand’s food exports, with the Commerce Ministry targeting 5 per cent growth this year and key producer |Thai Union Group (TU) reporting no fallout on its US business from protectionist overtures in the White House.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 09:02:46
Trump proposes major tax cuts, 15% corporate rate
WASHINGTON - The Trump administration Wednesday unveiled plans to dramatically cut taxes for US businesses and individuals, slashing the corporate rate to 15 percent, but the once-in-a-generation overhaul is headed for a tough fight in Congress.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 15:17:09
Public urged to buy tour packages from legal operators only
The Tourism and Sports Ministry’s Department of Tourism (DOT) has urged tourists to buy tour packages only from legal operators with proper licences to avoid being victims of unscrupulous businesses.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 13:45:59
US moves to block Chinese purchase of German tech firm Aixtron
WASHINGTON - US President Barack Obama on Friday moved to block a Chinese company's purchase of German semiconductor equipment maker Aixtron by rejecting the inclusion of Aixtron's US business in the deal.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 01:00:00
Bosch backs Thai 4.0 push
THE GOVERNMENT’S Thailand 4.0 initiative has provided a tremendous business opportunity for German Bosch Group to roll out its smart solutions to all key industries, the chief of the company said.
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 01:00:00
US business group ‘confident’ about Thailand’s future
AN AMERICAN business coalition expressed its confidence in Thailand’s economic potential and promised to continue investments in the country during a meeting with Deputy Prime Minister Prajin Juntong on the sidelines of the Apec (Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation) summit in Peru.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 01:00:00
Investment grows at SEZs in Laos
Over US$1 billion has been disbursed in various business activities and the development of special and specific economic zones (SEZs), driven by growing regional economic integration.
Tue, 13 Sep 2016 11:05:00
Two Differences on Sustainable Brand
It’s nearly two decades that our country has been awakened to CSR or Corporate Social Responsibility when profit is no longer the final result of doing business. Various business organizations have enjoyed the business prosperity on the basis of ambiguous
Wed, 17 Aug 2016 01:00:00
US business in Asean optimistic about increased profits
US companies remain generally optimistic about business prospects in Asean, even in the face of global economic headwinds and challenges, according to the annual Asean Business Outlook Survey released by the US Chamber of Commerce and the US chambers in A
Fri, 05 Aug 2016 01:01:00
Ho Chi Minh City attracts US investment
HO CHI MINH CITY - Many US businesses have shown interest in investing in Ho Chi Minh City, Tran Vinh Tuyen, vice chairman of the city People’s Committee, said following a visit to the US as the head of a city delegation to promote trade and investment.
Thu, 09 Jun 2016 01:00:00
Myanmar, US businesses call for sanctions waiver, GSP reinstatement
THE MYANMAR and US private sectors repeated their calls for |the complete lifting of all the sanctions against Myanmar as well as the reinstatement of the Generalised System of Preferences (GSP), saying only those moves would help Myanmar reach its full e
Sat, 28 May 2016 01:00:00
Uefa Euro presents sales opportunities
Major players in various business sectors are launching big campaigns to cash in on the coming Uefa Euro soccer tournament, which will be the biggest sport event of the year and provide an opportunity for them to generate sales amid the current economic d
Fri, 06 May 2016 01:00:00
Vietnam’s prime minister welcomes US businesses