• Tue, 18 Sep 2018 14:37
    Asian markets bounce on talks hopes after Trump tariff threat
    Asian markets mostly rose Tuesday after Donald Trump said he would thump China with another round of tariffs but give some room for talks before jacking them up to the highest rate.
    business
  • Thu, 13 Sep 2018 15:19
    Asian markets enjoy healthy rally after China-US talks reports
    Hong Kong led a rally in most Asian markets on Thursday following reports that the US had reached out to China in a fresh bid to avert a trade war, providing some much-needed respite to weary investors.
    business
  • Tue, 11 Sep 2018 01:00
    Normalisation of monetary policy could impact global stocks, expert cautions
    STOCK prices could take a hit if there is a reduction in global money supply, Pornchai Prasertsintanah, Thailand’s country manager and head of South Asia Equities of Credit Suisse Securities (Thailand) Ltd, said.
    Economy
  • Thu, 06 Sep 2018 01:00
    ‘Add food security to Bangkok climate talks’
    THE CLIMATE JUSTICE group has called on international delegates to add food-security assurance to the agenda in climate-change negotiations, because they say it is not just extreme weather, but also improper climate-change solutions that are jeopardising global food stocks.
    national
  • Tue, 04 Sep 2018 15:42
    Most Asian markets rise but investors keep wary eye on trade rows
    Asian markets mostly rose on Tuesday following recent losses but investors moved cautiously as they await the latest developments in Donald Trump's trade spats with China and Canada.
    business
  • Mon, 03 Sep 2018 14:34
    Asian markets start week with losses as trade fears return
    Asian markets started Monday on a negative note as trade tensions returned to the fore, with Donald Trump eyeing fresh tariffs on a swathe of Chinese goods and NAFTA talks with Canada hitting a wall.
    business
  • Fri, 31 Aug 2018 07:06
    Stocks rally hits pause, peso and lira tumble
    Stock markets dropped Thursday on profit-taking after a recent run higher on optimism on trade deals, and news on more US tariffs on China, while Argentina's peso and the Turkish lira tumbled.
    business
  • Wed, 29 Aug 2018 14:36
    Asian markets rise but investors guarded over trade
    Asian markets enjoyed broad gains for a third day on Wednesday but investors moved more cautiously as they took stock of the latest trade developments and possible headwinds.
    business
  • Tue, 28 Aug 2018 06:58
    Wall Street rallies on US-Mexico trade deal; S&P, Nasdaq close at records
    A trade deal struck Monday between Mexico and the United States sent Wall Street soaring, with the S&P 500 and Nasdaq closing at fresh all-time highs.
    business
  • Fri, 24 Aug 2018 15:50
    Chinese casino tycoon 'missing' as stocks plunge
    Shares in an Asian casino operator plunged in Hong Kong on Friday as it said its tycoon head had gone missing, the latest setback for the firm after a project in Manila had been stopped.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 17 Aug 2018 19:00
    Police summon 8 bitcoin scam suspects
    The police Crime Suppression Division (CSD) has issued summonses for eight more people, as part of the investigation into the alleged Bt800-million bitcoin investment scam in which a Finnish bitcoin-owner was lured into transferring the cryptocurrency for bogus investment in Thai stocks and other assets.
    national
  • Fri, 17 Aug 2018 15:07
    Asian markets bounce back on US-China trade talks
    Asian markets were on the rise Friday following strong leads from Wall Street and Europe, with investors cautiously optimistic about upcoming US-China trade talks.
    business
  • Mon, 13 Aug 2018 11:23
    INVESTIGATORS LOOKING AT MORE SUSPECTS IN BT800M BITCOIN SCAM
    THAI INVESTIGATORS have widened their probe into the alleged Bt800-million bitcoin investment scam and are looking at more suspects after a Finnish bitcoin-owner was lured into transferring the cryptocurrency for bogus investment in Thai stocks and other assets.
    national
  • Fri, 10 Aug 2018 07:03
    Dollar gains ahead of US inflation data; global stocks mixed
    The dollar rose Thursday ahead of a key US inflation report as global stocks finished little changed amid ongoing trade conflict between Washington and Beijing.
    business
  • Thu, 09 Aug 2018 01:00
    Infrastructure spree keeps regional stocks on growth path, say experts
    THAI and other Asian equities remain attractive as urbanisation and an infrastructure building spree drive economic growth in the region, fund managers say.
    Economy
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