• Thu, 04 Apr 2019 16:58
    Thai and Indonesian central banks sign digital payments deal
    Veerathai Santiprabhob, governor of the Bank of Thailand (right), and Perry Warjiyo, governor of Bank Indonesia, have signed a deal on payment systems and financial innovation on Thursday in Chiang Rai.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 03 Apr 2019 01:00
    CENTRAL BANK  GOVERNOR TOUTS  USE OF E-PAYMENT 
    Veerathai Santiprabhob, governor of the Bank of Thailand, yesterday said that e-payment is a transparent transaction method. 
    Economy
  • Thu, 10 Jan 2019 13:22
    BOT prepared for any dip in economy, says governor
    The Bank of Thailand is ready to act if the economy slows down sharply, Central Bank governor Veerathai Santiprabhob said on Thursday, while some analysts worry a stronger baht will hurt the economy.
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  • Fri, 23 Nov 2018 01:00
    BOT chief hints interest rate hike in the pipeline
    Keeping rates ultra low not necessary, rise may not affect commercial banks: Veerathai
    business
  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 13:45
    BOT might act on mortgage-loan brawling
    The Bank of Thailand appears likely to rein in mortgage lending out of concern that fierce competition among banks could weaken loan criteria. “The Bank of Thailand will consult with all concerned parties,” its governor, Veerathai Santiprabhob, told reporters on Monday on the side lines of a central bank symposium.
    Economy
  • Thu, 30 Aug 2018 01:00
    Fund inflows trouble BOT chief
    CENTRAL bank governor Veerathai Santiprabhob has expressed his concerns over short-term fund inflows of recent days that have strengthened the baht against the US dollar and the Chinese yuan.
    Economy
  • Wed, 04 Jul 2018 01:00
    BOT confident on outlook
    THE baht has been weakening in line with its regional peers, driven lower by the moves among major economies to raise interest rates and the concerns over a trade war, Bank of Thailand (BOT) governor Veerathai Santiprabhob said.
    Economy
  • Sat, 30 Jun 2018 01:00
    BOT boss warns against complacency
    THAILAND can draw on the lessons learnt from the 1997 Asian financial crisis to cope with any upheavals that may emerge in the global economy, Bank of Thailand (BOT) governor Veerathai Santiprabhob said.
    Economy
  • Fri, 27 Apr 2018 16:45
    Cash flight expected: BOT chief
    Some money flowed out of the stock and bond markets recently due to interest rate rises in global markets, but is not a big concern, central bank governor Veerathai Santiprabhob said on Friday.
    Economy
  • Fri, 16 Mar 2018 01:00
    BOT chief flags issues amid upbeat view
    CENTRAL bank governor Veerathai Santiprabhob is encouraged by the latest indicators pointing to improved economic conditions, but is concerned about sluggish income growth for workers and households.
    Economy
  • Thu, 22 Feb 2018 12:01
    BOT boss warns of possible stormy seas ahead
    Bank of Thailand governor Veerathai Santiprabhob has warned there is a risk of bigger market corrections ahead, saying global rate hikes could adversely affect Thai firms.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 12 Feb 2018 17:13
    BOT calls on financial institutions not to do cryptocurrency business
    The Bank of Thailand (BOT) is asking financial institutions in the Kingdom not to do business related to cryptocurrency, Governor Veerathai Santiprabhob said in a statement released on Monday.
    business
  • Fri, 26 Jan 2018 12:45
    BOT chief says baht will stay secure
    Bank of Thailand (BOT) governor Veerathai Santiprabhob vowed on Friday to keep the baht secure against the weakened US dollar and said the baht and other regional currencies would regain strength more quickly than normal.
    Economy
  • Wed, 24 Jan 2018 01:00
    CENTRAL BANK WILL ISSUE BANKING AGENT LICENCES 
    Bank of Thailand governor Veerathai Santiprabhob, says the BOT will issue banking agent licences in the first quarter this year, aiming at helping banks to cut costs and better respond to fast changing technology.
    Economy
  • Tue, 23 Jan 2018 17:53
    BOT to allow banking agent licences
    The central bank will permit the licensing of banking agents starting this quarter, in a move aimed at helping the country’s banks to cut costs and respond to fast-changing technology, Bank of Thailand (BOT) Governor Veerathai Santiprabhob said on Tuesday.
    Economy
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