Thu, 17 Jan 2019 01:00
Land and Houses readies Bt10 bn for developments
LAND and Houses Plc plans to invest Bt10 billion on property developments in 2019, with Bt7 billion earmarked to buy land for housing and the rest going on projects to serve the rental market.
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 01:00
Aggressive marketing sales offer plum deals for property buyers
LISTED AND non-listed property firms are launching special promotion campaigns to boost sales in the first quarter of this year before they are hit by a new Bank of Thailand (BOT) mortgage measure, effective April 1.
Mon, 07 Jan 2019 19:00
Alleged Chai Nat child rapist ‘cannot buy his way out’
POLICE IN Chai Nat say it’s impossible for a teacher accused of raping a 12-year-old schoolgirl to buy his freedom with a cash payment to the parents because the offence is “non-compoundable”, meaning it cannot be settled other than through a criminal process.
Fri, 04 Jan 2019 01:00
TV Thunder to sell Moindy equity to Singapore firm
TV Thunder Plc reported to the Stock Exchange of Thailand yesterday that it entered into signing term sheet with AnyMind Group Ltd, a company incorporated in Singapore, which was interested in buying 25,500 shares of Moindy Digital Co Ltd, equivalent to 51 per cent of its registered capital.
Wed, 02 Jan 2019 01:00
YOUR SAY: The New Year resolutions Thais made for 2019
SHEDDING a few kilos, upgrading skills, buying a tractor – these were some of the New Year resolutions Thais made for 2019. Here’s a glimpse of some hopes and wishes for the New Year.
Mon, 24 Dec 2018 01:00
Sold out: GHB home loans snatched up
GOVERNMENT Housing Bank (GHB) will budget another Bt50 billion to help low-income earners buy homes after the entire budget for the programme was booked on the same day it was introduced.
Sun, 23 Dec 2018 12:24
Massive interest in low-interest home purchase loans
Hundreds of people queued at Government Housing Bank (GHB) headquarters in Bangkok early Sunday morning to apply for loans to buy houses designed for low-income earners and priced under Bt1 million.
Thu, 20 Dec 2018 06:56
US approves $3.5 billion Patriot missile sale to Turkey
The United States said Wednesday it approved the sale of $3.5 billion in missiles to Turkey, offering an ultimatum after US outrage over the NATO ally's plans to buy from Russia.
Wed, 19 Dec 2018 01:00
CABINET NODS TO RETURN OF VAT
The Cabinet yesterday approved the return of value added tax (VAT) to consumers buying products through debit accounts despite the move will to cost the government Bt9 billion in lost revenue.
Mon, 17 Dec 2018 08:16
BHP announces stock buyback, special dividend
BHP will issue a special dividend for shareholders after selling its US shale assets, the miner said Monday as it completed a US$7.3 billion stock buyback.
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 01:00
Rubber Association sacrificing farmers to big business
The Rubber Association of Thailand was created to increase the price of rubber and improve the lives of rubber farmers. Not only has it not succeeded, but it now appears to have embraced a mission of improving the lot of Chinese rubber buyers.
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 01:00
Man accused of killing wife in Bt143m insurance scam
A Chinese man from Tianjin is alleged to have murdered his wife during a family vacation in Phuket after buying up more than 30 million yuan (Bt143 million) worth of life insurance policies in her name.
Thu, 13 Dec 2018 18:00
Chinese man ‘murders' wife in Bt143m insurance scam
A Chinese man from Tianjin is alleged to have murdered his wife during a family vacation in Phuket after buying up more than 30 million yuan (US$4.3 million) in life insurance policies in her name.
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 01:00
Singaporeans 2nd in Asia Pacific for online overseas shopping
WHEN IT COMES to making that online purchase, shoppers in Singapore are second to their counterparts in Hong Kong in the Asia Pacific region in terms of buying things from overseas.
Sat, 08 Dec 2018 06:10
Facebook adds $9 billion to share buyback effort
Facebook said Friday it would add $9 billion to its stock buyback program, which could scoop up shares pummeled over the past few months by privacy scandals and a slump on Wall Street.