Wed, 13 Mar 2019 01:00
Thanachart, TMB plan may help improve rating
A merger of Thanachart Bank Plc (TBANK; AA-(tha)/Stable) and TMB Bank Plc (TMB; BBB-/bbb-/AA-(tha)/Stable) could result in positive rating action if the enlarged merged entity is able to sustain material improvement in its domestic franchise and financial strength, Fitch Ratings says.
Tue, 12 Mar 2019 01:00
SET uptrend ‘to continue after poll’
THE THAI stock market is still in an upward trend this year, thanks to positive developments in the global financial market, and the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) Index should rebound after the election, provided there is no political turmoil, an expert predicted yesterday.
Fri, 08 Mar 2019 01:00
Volatility and opportunity in the Year of the Pig
IN ASIA, pigs are seen as a symbol of prosperity. So based on this, one would naturally think that 2019 should bring with it a positive outlook.
Wed, 06 Mar 2019 07:00
Defending champion Poh pumped up for PGM ADT Johor Championship return
Johor, Malaysia - Singapore’s Johnson Poh is banking on his good early season form and positive vibes from last year’s tournament as he tees up for the PGM ADT Johor Championship which tees off tomorrow.
Wed, 27 Feb 2019 07:55
Klopp urges Liverpool to grab 'once in a lifetime' opportunity
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp wants his side to focus on the positives of leading the Premier League with just 11 games to go rather than a recent dip in form.
Wed, 27 Feb 2019 01:00
Rice tariffication, new BSP charter ‘credit positive’: Moody's
TWO LANDMARK measures signed into law by Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte this month — one expanding the mandate of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) and another liberalising the rice trade — are expected to enhance the country’s financial and macroeconomic stability, according to debt watcher Moody’s Investors Service.
Mon, 25 Feb 2019 01:00
PLENTY OF FACTORS TO ENABLE SET GAIN GROUND
We remain positive on the Thai stock market, targeting the SET Index at 1,750 points due to consistent economic recovery, improved domestic demand and easing macroeconomic pressure including the US yield curve, progress in the US-China trade negotiations and rise in crude prices.
Fri, 22 Feb 2019 01:00
BDMS Wellness Clinic eyes positive in Myanmar
DRIVEN by the rise in awareness of Myanmar people about preventive medicine, BDMS Wellness Clinic (BWC), Thailand’s premier centre of wellness excellence, foresees a brighter outlook for its business performance in the near future, says its chief executive, Raymond Chong.
Tue, 05 Feb 2019 01:00
Top three rising business trends for 2019
MANY businesses and individuals these days virtually live on the online platforms. Digitalisation has brought with it several positive impacts on our everyday activities. It has also delivered the risk of privacy breaches and the need to be aware of cybersecurity issues. In the era of digital economy, three industries stand out from the crowd – e-commerce, digital marketing and cybersecurity.
Sat, 02 Feb 2019 01:00
Talented young artist Phannapast Taychamaythakool turns Gaysorn Village into a world of hope and dreams
Fri, 01 Feb 2019 15:00
Drugs, underage drinkers found in Bangkok club raid
A raid on a Bangkok nightclub early Friday morning uncovered 40 patrons under age 20, while 92 patrons tested positive for substance abuse, 26 of them under the legal drinking age.
Tue, 29 Jan 2019 01:00
DMHT aims to raise Thai awareness about alcohol with DRINKiQ e-learning tool
Diageo Moët Hennessy (Thailand), or DMHT for short – the leading importer and distributor of premium wines and spirits in the country – is launching a new consumer-facing e-learning platform to raise collective awareness about alcohol and provide people with comprehensive information that will help them make positive decisions about drinking responsibly.
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 18:15
Expat apartment rental market still positive in prime Bangkok areas: CBRE
Despite increased competition from rental units in condominiums, the prospects for the single ownership apartment market in the prime areas of Bangkok are still positive, according to CBRE, an international property consultant company.
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 01:00
Single-ownership expatriate rental market to stay competitive
DESPITE INCREASED competition for rental units in condominiums, the prospects for the single-ownership apartment market in the prime areas of Bangkok are still positive, according to CBRE, an international property consultant company.
Fri, 11 Jan 2019 01:00
Yellow card lifting buoys Thai fishery
European Union importers have responded positively to the European Commission's decision to lift the yellow card from Thailand, expecting to see a clear result in the next six months to one year.