• Tue, 26 Mar 2019 01:00
    Forex fluctuations hit Thai shipments 
    FLUCTUATIONS in foreign exchange rates have impacted Thai shipments particularly to Argentina and Turkey whose currencies saw sharp depreciation last year, according to Commerce Ministry’s recent study.
    Economy
  • Tue, 26 Mar 2019 01:00
    HK steps up trade  initiatives to boost ties with Thailand 
    The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) is continuing its initiatives to strengthen the economic relations between Thailand and Hong Kong with the founding of InnoSpace Thailand, Thai Access to International Markets Competition, and SME Idol – incubating projects for SMEs that profit from The Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) Development Plan.
    Economy
  • Mon, 25 Mar 2019 01:00
    So much at risk in the US war on Huawei
    Politics and trade disputes muddy the waters in a legal matter that’s ostensibly about security
    opinion
  • Mon, 25 Mar 2019 01:00
    Singapore touts Asia-wide pact
    SINGAPORE’S trade minister said he was hopeful that an Asia-wide trade pact, which is backed by China and excludes the US, could be sealed by the end of the year.
    ASEAN+
  • Mon, 25 Mar 2019 01:00
    Cambodia looks to free trade deal with EAEU
    CAMBODIA is negotiating a free trade agreement (FTA) with the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU), a common market comprised of five nations of the former Soviet Union, hoping the new market will maintain the Kingdom’s economic growth.
    ASEAN+
  • Fri, 22 Mar 2019 01:00
    DUTY-FREE TALKS 
    Thailand's Trade Competition Commission has discussed with state-owned Airports of Thailand (AOT) on bidding for duty-free shops and commercial area concessions for fair competition and optimal gains.
    Corporate
  • Fri, 22 Mar 2019 01:00
    EU QUOTA RE-ALLOCATION 
    Thailand’s Department of Trade Negotiations were in negotiations with the European Union (EU) and Britain on amending the obligations on tariff-rate quotas for 31 product items under the World Trade Organisation (WTO).
    Economy
  • Fri, 22 Mar 2019 01:00
    BOND MARKET CONCERNS 
    Investor sentiment towards emerging East Asia's local currency bond markets has improved but there are persistent concerns about financial stability in the region, including ongoing trade conflicts, according to ADB's latest issue of the quarterly Asia Bond Monitor.
    Economy
  • Fri, 22 Mar 2019 01:00
    IMPORT/EXPORT  Thailand posts surplus  of $4.03 bn in February 
    Thailand recorded US$21.55 billion in exports last month, up 5.9 per cent from the same month last year, according to Commerce Ministry reports yesterday.
    Economy
  • Thu, 21 Mar 2019 01:00
    China’s 737 move shows growing global aviation clout 
    The key role China played in grounding the troubled Boeing 737 MAX 8 has demonstrated its growing clout in global aviation and may give it an extra bargaining chip in trade talks with Washington.
    opinion
  • Wed, 20 Mar 2019 01:00
    Trade expected to get a boost as second Thai-Myanmar Friendship bridge opens
    The second Thailand-Myanmar Friendship Bridge linking Thailand’s Mae Sot district and Myanmar’s border city of Myawaddy on the Thai-Myanmar border has been officially opened to facilitate cross-border transport of goods and people.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 19 Mar 2019 00:12
    As Asean chair, Thailand can help fix WTO, says Canadian trade negotiator
    CANADIAN and Thai trade negotiators believe the Kingdom can play a leading role in reforming the World Trade Organisation (WTO) in order for the multilateral body to withstand protectionist forces and safeguard the principles of free trade.
    business
  • Fri, 15 Mar 2019 01:00
    Asean task force aims for consensus on joining trade pacts
    With few tangible and immediate results, Asean members agreed this week to tackle new challenges that arise in joining free trade agreements (FTAs) and increase its role in the World Trade Organisation (WTO).
    Economy
  • Wed, 13 Mar 2019 15:05
    Indonesian millennial gives bride mutual funds as dowry
    Teja Amanda Putra, 28, and Chintania “Intan” Rosaline, 26, tied the knot on March 9 at Padang State University’s (UNP) auditorium in Padang, West Sumatra.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 12 Mar 2019 01:00
    America is trampling civil rights to win trade war
    Re: “Chinese irony: Huawei chief screams about her ‘civil rights’” and “Huawei’s hilarious state of affairs”, Have Your Say, March 5 and March 9.
    your say
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