• Mon, 25 Jun 2018 07:57
    Tokyo stocks open flat with investors wary of trade war
    Tokyo stocks opened flat on Monday with worries over a US-China trade war partly offset by optimism about the US economy.
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  • Mon, 25 Jun 2018 01:00
    Laos faces structural issues despite robust expansion
    LAOS IS STILL grappling with several challenges and pending issues impeding macroeconomic development despite robust expansion of the country’s economy when compared to regional peers.
  • Fri, 22 Jun 2018 16:21
    Thai merger market remains busy: study
    Thailand’s ​mergers and acquisitions (MA) activity has remained resilient in the past few years despite political uncertainty and the economy’s ongoing recovery, according to a study by Solidance.
  • Fri, 22 Jun 2018 14:58
    Sharks are worth more alive than dead, as they contribute RM220mil yearly to Sabah's economy via dive tourism
    KOTA KINABALU: Sharks are worth more alive than dead as they contribute some RM220mil to Sabah's economy, and traditional eating of shark meat should be balanced with conservation and tourism, a major forum here was told. 
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  • Thu, 21 Jun 2018 11:50
    Central heads to the farm
    Central Group kicks off its Creating Shared Value (CSV) programme dubbed Central Tham with a pilot project that will see it taking “Sufficient Barn, Hen Keeping” funding to nine public schools in five provinces to promote learning about the sufficiency economy.
  • Thu, 21 Jun 2018 01:00
    Be prepared, global economic growth will soon reach its peak
    RECENTLY, the World Bank issued its June 2018 Global Economic Prospects with a somewhat “scary” title: “The Turning of the Tide?” As global economy experiencing several upswing factors, it finally got out of the economic rut. In order not to return back to the rut, we must quickly surpass numerous looming headwinds before we are swept into the rut again.
  • Tue, 19 Jun 2018 01:00
    Country heading for Bt286 bn hit from cyber attacks, study finds
    CYBER security threats could potentially cost the Thai economy Bt286 billion, equating to 2.2 per cent of total gross domestic products (GDP), a study has found.
  • Sat, 16 Jun 2018 16:28
    China hits back as US trade tensions threaten economy
    Tit-for-tat tariffs on products worth tens of billions have left the US and China teetering on the brink of an all-out trade war, one Beijing can ill-afford with headwinds mounting for its economy.
  • Sat, 16 Jun 2018 01:00
    WB backs Vietnam’s ’robust’ economic progress
    VIETNAM’S economy is forecast to continue improving, with gross domestic product (GDP) expected to expand by 6.8 per cent this year, said the World Bank (WB) in its latest economic update for Vietnam.
  • Fri, 15 Jun 2018 01:00
    No Major Impact From Latest US Rate Increase
    The baht has slightly depreciated against the US dollar after the US Federal Reserve decided to raise its benchmark rate by 25 basis points amid expectation of two more increases this year. Foreign capital has been fleeing Thailand with foreign sales of Thai stocks worth about Bt146 billion so far this year.
  • Wed, 13 Jun 2018 01:00
    To help solve our economic woes, hire more women
    Bringing more women into the labour force is not only an acknowledgement of their right to be gainfully employed but will actually be a huge boost to the economy.
  • Wed, 13 Jun 2018 01:00
    Warm response seen to ‘Myanmar Insight’ in Bangkok 
    GIVEN the rising interest in Myanmar’s economy this year, nearly 500 Thai businesspeople are expected to gather at the Myanmar Insight 2018 to be held in Bangkok next month, according to Nattawin Phongsphetrarat, vice president of Thai Business Association of Myanmar (TBAM).
  • Wed, 13 Jun 2018 01:00
    One step forward, two steps back: The case of Thailand in sharing economy
    THE MODERN WAY of life is a rapidly evolving social trend.
  • Tue, 12 Jun 2018 01:00
    Nuclear summit viewed as plus for economy
    AN ESCALATION of global trade tensions pose the biggest risk for the Thai economy, while the summit between US President Donald Trump and North Korea leader Kim Jong-un will likely boost confidence in the region, says the Asean+3 Macroeconomic Research Office (AMRO).
  • Mon, 11 Jun 2018 18:23
    Malaysia's King offers to reduce own salary by 10% due to concern for economy
    PETALING JAYA: Sultan Muhammad V has offered to reduce his salary and emoluments by 10% until his reign as Yang Di-Pertuan Agong ends in 2021.  
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