• Fri, 21 Sep 2018 17:36
    Thailand continues 18 month growth spurt as exports rise 6.7 per cent
    The total value of Thailand's exports rose 6.7 per cent year on year to US$22.79 billion (Bt1.23 trillion) in August, recording continuous growth for 18 months, according to the Ministry of Commerce.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 21 Sep 2018 15:39
    Asian markets pick up Wall St baton to end week on a high
    Asian markets enjoyed another day of strong buying on Friday, helping them to end the week with a flourish as investors looked past the China-US trade row to focus on the booming American economy.
    business
  • Fri, 21 Sep 2018 10:35
    Asian markets build on gains after Wall St record
    Asian markets enjoyed more gains on Friday, putting them on course to end the week with a flourish as investors looked past the China-US trade row to focus on the booming American economy.
    business
  • Fri, 21 Sep 2018 01:00
    Bitec lines up Asean, international events in line with vision of premier MICE destination
    THE BANGKOK International Trade and Exhibition Centre (Bitec), Thailand’s first purpose-built exhibition and convention centre with state-of-the-art features, is setting out for global recognition as a leading trade and exhibition centre.
    Corporate
  • Fri, 21 Sep 2018 01:00
    Indonesia ‘wants to stay away from trade war’
    INTERNATIONAL Trade Negotiation director-general Imam Pambagyo of Indonesia’s Trade Ministry has said that Indonesia wants to stay out of a trade war by introducing policies that are committed to fair trade to avoid disputes with other countries.
    ASEAN+
  • Thu, 20 Sep 2018 14:59
    Asian markets rally runs out of steam
    The latest rally in most Asian markets stumbled Thursday, though emerging market currencies held gains after Beijing's pledge not to weaponise the yuan in its trade standoff with the United States.
    business
  • Thu, 20 Sep 2018 14:01
    Soi Dog Foundation welcomes plan to ban dog meat trade in Hanoi
    The Phuket-based Soi Dog foundation has welcomed the ban on the sale of dog meat in Hanoi.
    national
  • Thu, 20 Sep 2018 10:00
    Jack Ma: Trade should be propeller of peace
    Alibaba chairman Jack Ma said efforts should be made to promote the healthy development of China-US trade, even though it is hard to fulfill his previous promise of creating 1 million jobs for the United States under current circumstances. 
    business
  • Thu, 20 Sep 2018 06:46
    Alibaba's Ma says 1m US jobs pledge thwarted by trade row
    Alibaba founder Jack Ma said his ambitious pledge to create one million jobs in the US had been scuppered by the trade row between Beijing and Washington, Chinese state news reported Thursday.
    business
  • Wed, 19 Sep 2018 12:20
    Asian markets ride positive wave on hopes for trade resolution
    Asian markets rose Wednesday as tit-for-tat tariffs by China and the United States were considered lighter than feared, while there are hopes the two sides can eventually hammer out a deal to avert an all-out trade war.
    business
  • Wed, 19 Sep 2018 01:00
    Exporters urged to cash in on Afta
    THE Department of Foreign Trade aims to increase the percentage of Thai businesses cashing in on tax incentives under the Asean Free Trade Agreement (Afta) to 70 per cent this year, up from 63.04 per cent in 2017.
    Economy
  • Wed, 19 Sep 2018 01:00
    Thai-Sri Lankan FTA ‘to be concluded by 2020’
    NEGOTATIONS on a Thailand-Sri Lanka free trade agreement (FTA) would be concluded by 2020, Auramon Supthaweethum, director-general at the Department of Trade Negotiations, told a press conference yesterday.
    Economy
  • Wed, 19 Sep 2018 01:00
    Cambodia eyes $5 bn mark in trade with VN
    THE BILATERAL trade volume between Vietnam and Cambodia continued to grow during the first seven months of this year, prolonging an increase after three years of declines that ended in 2016.
    ASEAN+
  • Tue, 18 Sep 2018 14:48
    China to take countermeasure after US imposes new tariffs
    China will have to take countermeasures to respond to the US' fresh tariff decision, in a move to safeguard the country's legitimate interests and the global free trade order, the Ministry of Commerce said on Tuesday.
    business
  • Tue, 18 Sep 2018 13:47
    Urgent : Anger as rhino Thai trade kingpin released from South African jail
    Johannesburg - Conservationists expressed shock Monday after a Thai kingpin of the illegal rhino horn trade was released from jail in South Africa after serving just six years of his 40-year sentence.
    Breaking News
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