• Sun, 31 Dec 2017 01:00:00
    Govt prepares to defend gold mine
    THE GOVERNMENT has appointed a legal team to defend the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO)’s suspension of an Australian-owned gold mining operation in the northern province of Phichit before a proposed international arbitration committee.
    national
  • Fri, 15 Dec 2017 10:40:02
    Commerce ministry celebrates Asean-China trade with speech
    To celebrate the 12th anniversary of the Asean-China Free Trade Agreement, Thailand’s Ministry of Commerce will stage a seminar on December 25 at the Centara Grand Hotel.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 15 Nov 2017 01:00:00
    Asean, HK sign free trade agreement
    ASEAN and Hong Kong signed a free trade and investment agreement on Monday, hoping to strengthen economic cooperation between the two parties and stimulate development in the region.
    Economy
  • Sun, 12 Nov 2017 01:00:00
    Apec leaders swear by multilateral trading
    PRAYUT URGES LEADERS TO KEEP THEIR FAITH IN FREE TRADE; US WISHES ACCOMMODATED
    politics
  • Thu, 09 Nov 2017 06:55:34
    11 nations enter final stretch on TPP deal
    A ministerial meeting of 11 signatory countries in the Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade agreement kicked off Wednesday, aiming to reach a broad agreement for the pact to take effect without the United States, which has pulled out of the deal.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 08 Nov 2017 10:48:45
    Asean and Hong Kong are signing free trade agreement
    ASEAN and Hong Kong are signing free trade agreement on this Saturday. This will further enhance ties between ASEAN and Hong Kong, says Minister in the Prime Minister`s Department Wee Ka Siong.
    business
  • Wed, 08 Nov 2017 01:00:00
    Govt prepares for arbitration over Phichit gold mine
    Lawyers respond after foreign firm seeks new review regarding closure.
    national
  • Mon, 06 Nov 2017 01:00:00
    KL, Alibaba launch digital free trade zone
    MALAYSIA and the world’s largest online retailer Alibaba on Friday launched operations at the Digital Free Trade Zone (DFTZ), a regional logistics hub aimed at small and medium-sized businesses.
    ASEAN+
  • Sat, 04 Nov 2017 01:00:00
    Jack Ma to attend DFTZ grand launch
    E-COMMERCE and Jack Ma are the buzzwords today, with the Chinese business mogul in town to launch the Digital Free Trade Zone (DFTZ) in Putrajaya, Malaysia.
    ASEAN+
  • Tue, 24 Oct 2017 14:01:38
    Tesla in talks to build auto plant in Shanghai
    BEIJING - US carmaker likely to make electric vehicles in city's free trade zone.
    Tech
  • Tue, 24 Oct 2017 01:00:00
    RCEP members discuss how to achieve zero-tariff trade in 15 years 
    The board of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) is meeting in South Korea this week to discuss ways of opening up much of Asia, plus Australia and New Zealand, to totally free trade within 15 years, the deputy director-general of the Foreign Trade Department said yesterday.
    Economy
  • Mon, 09 Oct 2017 15:37:38
    Customs worries Asean-China free trade will trigger influx of Chinese goods 
    The Customs Department will hold talk with its Chinese counterpart over the impact of a new free trade agreement between Asean and China that will come into effect in January next year, of the department director general, Kulit Sombatsiri, said on Monday.
    Economy
  • Wed, 04 Oct 2017 01:00:00
    Measures approved in drive to spur EV production 
    THE GOVERNMENT is steering towards a set of measures to promote electric vehicle (EV) production in Thailand, while the Customs Department, the Ministry of Commerce and the Ministry of Industry are in discussions to amend commitments under the Asean-China free trade agreement (ACFTA) to pave way for imports of EV parts to Thailand.
    Economy
  • Mon, 18 Sep 2017 01:00:00
    Lam: HK, ASEAN to sign free trade agreement soon
    YANGON - Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor said on Saturday that the Hong Kong SAR and ASEAN are about to sign a free trade agreement and a related investment agreement.
    ASEAN+
  • Sun, 10 Sep 2017 16:24:17
    Asean concludes free trade deal with Hong Kong
    The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) and Hong Kong have concluded their free trade agreement (FTA), the signing of which is scheduled this November, marking the first FTA signed by Asean in nearly the past decade.
    business
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