• Mon, 17 Dec 2018 10:45
    Hike in BoT policy rate likely
    HSBC Global Research expects the Bank of Thailand (BoT) to hike its policy rate by 25 basis points (bp) at the upcoming meeting on December, 19 after holding it unchanged for more than three years. 
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 17 Dec 2018 07:43
    N. Korea warns US sanctions may 'block path to denuclearisation'
    North Korea has condemned the United States over its latest sanctions measures, warning the policy could "block the path to denuclearization on the Korean peninsula forever".
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 17 Dec 2018 01:00
    Thailand needs a more ambitious action plan on climate change
    THAILAND’S climate-change prevention commitment is not ambitious enough, environmental group Greenpeace warned, following a United Nations report last week that called for a major boost in prevention measures in order to keep global warming within the 1.5- to 2-degree Celsius target needed to prevent dire future consequences.
    national
  • Wed, 12 Dec 2018 01:00
    Investor confidence set to rise after lifting of political ban
    INVESTORS should have more confidence in the economy now that the political ban has been lifted and political parties can present their policy platforms in the run-up to the general elections, an economist said yesterday.
    Economy
  • Thu, 06 Dec 2018 01:00
    Taiwan launches initiative to woo Thai students
    WITH JUST 1,600 Thais studying in its territory, Taiwan is working hard to boost educational ties with Thailand.
    national
  • Tue, 04 Dec 2018 19:09
    Department stores make Thai Environment Day a ‘no plastic bag’ day
    Department stores across the country implemented a “no plastic bag” policy on Tuesday to celebrate “Thai Environment Day”.
    national
  • Mon, 03 Dec 2018 01:00
    Decentralisation the answer to Thailand’s education woes: Sudarat
    Major political parties provided a glimpse of their education policy platforms to help Thailand reform its failing education sector, as the country counts down to next year’s general election.
    national
  • Mon, 03 Dec 2018 01:00
    Thai workforce ‘needs to be reskilled’
    SMART INVESTMENT in human resources and infrastructure are necessary to advance the Thailand 4.0 policy and develop the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC), experts suggest.
    Economy
  • Sat, 01 Dec 2018 01:00
    Sharpened focus in Aids battle
    THAILAND WORKS TOWARDS BANISHING THE VIRUS BY 2030, THOUGH POLICY TWEAKS NEEDED
    national
  • Fri, 30 Nov 2018 09:29
    Economists, Wall Street split on Fed signals
    Economists and investors have been scratching their heads this week over signals from the Federal Reserve, which left the future of US monetary policy open to broadly divergent interpretations.
    business
  • Fri, 30 Nov 2018 01:00
    Another Bt5 bn for rubber sector
    Natural Rubber Policy Committee has approved Bt5 billion for loans with a reduced 0.01 per cent interest rate to stimulate the export of processed rubber by rubber cooperatives, Agriculture and Cooperatives Minister Krisada Boonrat said yesterday.
    Economy
  • Wed, 28 Nov 2018 14:47
    Nations urged to accelerate efforts to beat malnutrition
    With rising levels of global hunger jeopardising the goal of ending malnutrition by 2030, the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) and the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) are hosting a conference in Bangkok aimed at urgently accelerating efforts to achieve Zero Hunger.
    national
  • Wed, 28 Nov 2018 06:12
    Amid criticism of defensive tactics, Sanrawat gives coach the thumbs up
    Midfielder Sanrawat Dechmitr says coach Milovan Rajevac’s defensive policy has turned his side into a more systematic team, after Thailand scored a record 15 goals in the group stages of the AFF Suzuki Cup.
    sports
  • Wed, 28 Nov 2018 01:00
    Affordable housing for Thais
    The National Housing Authority of Thailand (NHA) has introduced 141 residential projects with a combined 10,070 units to join the government policy to sell residences priced at not over Bt1 million.
    Real Estate
  • Fri, 23 Nov 2018 01:00
    Thaksin made populism a sacred policy worshipped by every govt since
    Re: “Parties hit out at junta govt’s populist handouts”, Nation, Nov 22.
    your say
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