Tue, 23 Jan 2018 01:00:00
Is the election road map in the dustbin?
The junta’s self-serving delays are killing Thailand’s prospects for recovery
Fri, 12 Jan 2018 01:00:00
GHB aims for 6% growth in home loans
THE country’s sustained economic recovery and government policies to encourage home ownership will boost demand for mortgages this year, says Government Housing Bank (GHB), prompting it set a bullish loan-growth target of 6 per cent for this year.
Wed, 10 Jan 2018 11:07:03
World Bank predicts continued economic recovery
The World Bank forecasts global economic growth to edge up to 3.1 per cent in 2018 after a much stronger-than-expected 2017.
Wed, 10 Jan 2018 07:14:19
World Bank upgrades global growth forecasts as recovery strengthens
For the first time in many years, the World Bank's outlook for the global economy is better than expected rather than worse, with all regions seeing improved growth, according to its latest forecast released Tuesday.
Fri, 29 Dec 2017 01:00:00
Auto industry leads the field in bonus payments
AUTO, ENERGY, and real estate companies continue to pay high bonuses in 2017, thanks to the country’s economic recovery, according to a survey by The Nation and employment firms.
Tue, 26 Dec 2017 09:31:56
Japan jobless rate lowest since 1993
Japan's unemployment rate in November dipped to its lowest level since November 1993, official data showed Tuesday, offering another sign that the world's third-largest economy is on track to recovery even if the place is slow.
Fri, 22 Dec 2017 01:00:00
Exports hit 58-month high as nation rides the global economic recovery
THAI EXPORTS soared to their highest in 58 months in November while exports in the first 11 months of the year hit a six-year high, the Commerce Ministry revealed yesterday.
Sat, 09 Dec 2017 11:32:46
Wenger looks for Gunners to rebound from United reverse
London - Arsenal demonstrated their powers of recovery midweek but Arsene Wenger knows a greater test lies ahead when they return to Premier League action at Southampton on Sunday.
Fri, 08 Dec 2017 01:00:00
Rise in jobless rate bucks recovery trend
THE unemployment rate edged up to 1.2 per cent of the workforce in the third quarter, bucking a trend of an uptick in broad economic indicators showing momentum in the economy.
Thu, 07 Dec 2017 18:31:15
Thailand experiences jobless recovery
The unemployment rate in the third quarter rose by 1.2 per cent, higher than the 0.9 per cent increase in the third quarter last year, said Porametee Vimolsiri, secretary general of the National Economic and Social Development Board, a state think-tank agency.
Tue, 05 Dec 2017 01:00:00
AAPICO Hitech aims for revenue growth of 10%
AAPICO Hitech Plc targets total revenue growth of up to 10 per cent in 2018 compared with 2017, thanks to the recovery in the auto industry with estimates that car production capacity will reach 2.2 million units in 2018, the company’s chief executive officer Swee Chuan Yeap said yesterday.
Sat, 02 Dec 2017 01:00:00
Cabinet’s economic team sets out goals to build on recovery
THE country’s new batch of economic ministers got to work yesterday on plans to build on the growth momentum in the economy.
Thu, 30 Nov 2017 01:00:00
Bt50 bn expected in sales at motor expo this year
A LARGE number of new models along with attractive sales promotions at this year's Thailand International Motor Expo are expected to further drive the Thai automobile industry to a full recovery.
Auto & Audio
Mon, 27 Nov 2017 01:00:00
The SET is still unable to break the 1,720 points resistance level despite Thailand’s strong economic momentum and the recovery in oil prices to a two-year high.
Fri, 24 Nov 2017 18:15:11
Pylon planning to bid on upcoming projects after slow Q3
After seeing its profit plunge by over 80 per cent to just Bt4.7 million during the third quarter of the year, PYLON PCL, a leading construction company specializing in building foundations, is hoping for business recovery during the fourth quarter thanks to government and public projects.