Mon, 19 Nov 2018 01:00
Pressure on SET index may ease this week
The SET Index plummeted last week, due mainly to declines in the Dow Jones Industrial Average, drop in crude prices, global uncertainties over the trade war and panic selling in Thai property stocks.
Wed, 07 Nov 2018 06:42
Study finds 'significant decline' in genital mutilation rates in girls
Rates of female genital mutilation among girls under 14 have fallen sharply in most regions of Africa over three decades, according to ground-breaking analysis cautiously welcomed by aid groups.
Tue, 06 Nov 2018 01:00
Thai Union sales down but net profit edges up in third quarter
Thai Union Group Plc (Thai Union) has reported a 1.9-per-cent year-on-year decline in third-quarter sales, mainly due to the impact of the baht’s appreciation and declining raw material prices.
Mon, 05 Nov 2018 17:09
Thai Union's Q3 sales down nearly 2%
Thai Union Group on Monday reported a 1.9-per-cent year-on-year decline in third-quarter sales to Bt34.17 billion,
Fri, 02 Nov 2018 01:00
Poll restrictions to be ‘relaxed by next month’
Prayut declines to react to his deputy Somkid’s remark that next prime minister will be ‘similar to current one’
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 01:00
Exports contract in September
AMID THE escalating US-China trade war, Thailand’s exports fell in September for the first time in 19 months as shipments of automobiles and gold declined and Thailand’s trading partners shifted to new markets, the Commerce Ministry said.
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 12:25
Exports fall 5.2% in September
Thai exports declined 5.2 per cent in September from the same month last year, falling in value to US$20.7 billion, the Commerce Ministry reported on Monday.
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 01:00
Magazine, newspaper ad revenues take a beating
TOTAL ADVERTISING expenditure in local media in September dropped 2.39 per cent year on year to Bt8.67 billion, with magazines and newspapers showing the biggest decline in ad spending, according to a survey by Nielsen (Thailand).
Sat, 13 Oct 2018 14:59
GE pushes back Q3 earnings release to October 30
General Electric, the once-mighty conglomerate which weeks ago announced a new chief executive in a move meant to stem a two-year decline, has said it will move the date of its third-quarter earnings release to October 30.
Sat, 13 Oct 2018 01:00
Ageing brains and lost memories
As we age, all our bodily systems gradually decline – including the brain – and this increases the risk of getting dementia.
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 01:00
Cambodia eyes $5 bn mark in trade with VN
THE BILATERAL trade volume between Vietnam and Cambodia continued to grow during the first seven months of this year, prolonging an increase after three years of declines that ended in 2016.
Tue, 11 Sep 2018 01:00
Thailand’s green cover in slow decline as 40% goal remains out of reach
THAILAND has been ambitiously aiming to have 40 per cent of its land turned into lush green forests, but this goal set in 1975 has yet to be accomplished.
Mon, 03 Sep 2018 20:56
Business sentiment edges down, but confidence in continued economic expansion remains: BOT
The Business Sentiment Index (BSI) in August slightly decreased to 51.4 points from the previous month’s 52.0, due mainly to declines in employment and investment sub-indices, the Bank of Thailand said in a press release on Monday.
Tue, 04 Sep 2018 01:00
NGOs decry vulture decline in Cambodia
Vultures in the Kingdom are facing an increasingly high risk of extinction as the birds have shown a 50 per cent decline in numbers since the late 2000s, a joint announcement from environmental organisations said on Saturday, quoting a report.
Tue, 28 Aug 2018 12:01
Pope silent on claim he ignored abuse
Pope Francis has declined to comment on a claim that he ignored sexual abuse allegations against a senior clergyman amid speculation conservative elements in the Catholic hierarchy are using the issue to mount a "putsch" to remove the liberal pontiff.