• Wed, 26 Sep 2018 15:55
    EXIM to fund Bangkok aeroplane deal
    Pisit Serewiwattana, president of the Export-Import Bank of Thailand (EXIM), and Puttipong Prasarttong-Osoth, president of Bangkok Airways, have signed a financial agreement to provide credit of Bt3 billion to finance the airline's acquisition of four ATR72-600s to expand domestic and international routes.
    business
  • Wed, 26 Sep 2018 01:00
    Tax breaks used on $42.7 bn worth of exports in 7 months
    Thai exporters used tax incentives from the free trade agreement (FTA) and generalised system preference or GSP worth US$42.7 billion (Bt1.38 trillion) in the first seven months of this year – up 18.95 per cent from the same period of this year, Adul Chotinisakorn, director-general of the Department of Foreign Trade of the Commerce Ministry said yesterday.
    Economy
  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 01:00
    Is Trump mentally and morally fit to be US president?
    The United States’ abrupt withdrawal from the North America Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), Trans-Pacific Agreement (TPA), and Paris Climate Agreement at the beginning of Trump’s presidency can be attributed to economic concerns, but many of his recent decisions seem to be senseless and without grounds. 
    your say
  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 01:00
    Eaton to optimise Myanmar’s power solutions
    EATON CORPORATION PLC, a multinational power management company with 2017 sales of US$20.4 billion globally, expanded into the Myanmar market last week by signing a partnership agreement with Myanmar Golden Rock International Co (MGR), according to Kidsada Santisak, the firm’s country manager for Indochina West.
    Corporate
  • Sat, 22 Sep 2018 18:30
    Taiwan says ties with Vatican safe despite China deal
    Taiwan said Saturday that a historic agreement between China and the Vatican would not result in Taipei losing its only diplomatic ally in Europe.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 22 Sep 2018 18:28
    China says to push to improve Vatican ties after bishop deal
    China and the Vatican will push to improve bilateral ties after the two sides signed a "provisional" agreement on the appointment of bishops on Saturday, the Chinese foreign ministry said.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 20 Sep 2018 14:30
    IRPC empowers 5,000 employees with digital training from SkillLane
    IRPC Public Company Limited has signed a cooperation agreement with SkillLane – Thailand's number one digital training platform – to digitize corporate training for their 5,000 employees. 
    Tech
  • Wed, 19 Sep 2018 10:42
    Two Koreas sign comprehensive military agreement on reducing tensions
    South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un on Wednesday signed an agreement concerning the outcome of their third summit, the results of talks held Tuesday afternoon and Wednesday morning.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 19 Sep 2018 01:00
    Exporters urged to cash in on Afta
    THE Department of Foreign Trade aims to increase the percentage of Thai businesses cashing in on tax incentives under the Asean Free Trade Agreement (Afta) to 70 per cent this year, up from 63.04 per cent in 2017.
    Economy
  • Wed, 19 Sep 2018 01:00
    Thai-Sri Lankan FTA ‘to be concluded by 2020’
    NEGOTATIONS on a Thailand-Sri Lanka free trade agreement (FTA) would be concluded by 2020, Auramon Supthaweethum, director-general at the Department of Trade Negotiations, told a press conference yesterday.
    Economy
  • Wed, 19 Sep 2018 01:00
    Garuda Indonesia sues Rolls Royce for $43m
    INDONESIA’S flag carrier Garuda Indonesia has filed a lawsuit against Rolls Royce Plc and Rolls Royce Total Care Service Limited for 640.94 billion rupiah (US$42.95 million) for alleged fraud concerning an agreement signed when Emirsyah Satar, who was later named a corruption suspect, was president director of the company.
    ASEAN+
  • Tue, 18 Sep 2018 01:00
    Decision on CPTPP by year-end
    THAILAND will decide by the end of the year its readiness to join the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Transpacific Partnership (CPTPP).
    Economy
  • Sat, 15 Sep 2018 01:00
    SPECIAL REPORT: Weathering the cost of climate change mitigation challenge
    Thailand is getting more serious with the new climate mitigation obligation under the UN framework.
    national
  • Sat, 15 Sep 2018 01:00
    Pact notches up science research as Thailand seeks to take lead in Asia
    The government has signed an International Cooperation Agreement (ICA) with CERN, the European Organisation for Nuclear Research, as part of its drive to take Thailand to the forefront of science.
    Tech
  • Thu, 13 Sep 2018 09:05
    Plan to upgrade China-Asean trade agreement unveiled
    ​China will work with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations to upgrade a strategic partnership and build a closer community of a shared future, Vice-Premier Han Zheng said at the opening ceremony of the 15th China-Asean Expo in Nanning, capital of the Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, on Wednesday.
    Breaking News
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