• Thu, 17 Jan 2019 14:11
    Cambodia imports $16m in Thai ACs
    Air conditioner imports from Thailand were valued at about US$16 million last year – a fraction of the total US$5 billion Thailand earned from its air conditioner exports to international markets, Thailand’s Department of International Trade Promotion at the Ministry of Commerce said.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 17 Jan 2019 01:00
    Global trade slowdown coming whatever US-China outcome
    FOR THE most part the adverse impacts of the US-China trade war were not felt in 2018, despite the series of import tariffs imposed by both countries and the political conflicts that ensued.
    Economy
  • Wed, 16 Jan 2019 12:16
    World Bank sees Thai economy slowing to 3.8% this year
    Amid a global slowdown and elevated trade tensions, the Thai economy is projected to grow by 3.8 per cent in 2019 and 3.9 in 2020, according to the World Bank’s Thailand Economic Monitor released on Wednesday.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 16 Jan 2019 01:00
    Japan and Britain must build strategic relations
    During a visit to London, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe held talks with British Prime Minister Theresa May in which they agreed the two nations would closely cooperate in working to maintain the free trade system.
    opinion
  • Wed, 16 Jan 2019 01:00
    Cambodia to end border check
    CAMBODIA’S Prime Minister Hun Sen has unveiled a new campaign to boost economic independence and reduce the reliance on preferential trade statuses offered by advanced countries, saying the government will provide better trade facilitation and eliminate unnecessary procedures.
    ASEAN+
  • Wed, 16 Jan 2019 01:00
    Vietnam exports to be sold via Amazon
    THE VIETNAM Trade Promotion Agency under the Ministry of Industry and Trade will work with Amazon to help Vietnamese small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) join the firm’s e-commerce system.
    ASEAN+
  • Tue, 15 Jan 2019 01:00
    China cuts import tax to drive Thai exports 
    China has reduced import tax on 1,585 products from an average of 10.5 per cent to 7.8 per cent, effective since November 1 last year, in order to drive Thai exports to China, the International Trade Promotion Department of Commerce Ministry reported yesterday.
    Economy
  • Mon, 14 Jan 2019 16:13
    Nexstgo introduces flagship business-grade laptop, announces Foxit partnership at CES 2019
    Nexstgo, a Hong Kong-based tech nova, unveiled its flagship commercial laptop – the PRIMUS NX301 – at the world’s largest consumer electronics tradeshow, “CES 2019”, in the US city of Las Vegas.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 14 Jan 2019 01:00
    Production ‘to stay as key driver of growth’
    MANUFACTURING will remain a key part of Singapore’s economy although it will encounter greater disruption in the years ahead, said Singapore’s Trade and Industry Minister Chan Chun Sing.
    ASEAN+
  • Mon, 14 Jan 2019 01:00
    Testing times for DEVELOPERS
    THE PROPERTY market this year will be affected by five key factors – a rising interest rate, a Bank of Thailand measure to restrict access to mortgage loans for second and third homes, a strong baht, the impact on exports caused by the trade war between the US and China, and the upcoming election – say property experts.
    Real Estate
  • Sat, 12 Jan 2019 07:52
    World stocks end strong week on tepid note
    Stock markets in Europe and the United States slipped on Friday after several days of gains as investors took a breather in the absence of fresh news on trade talks between Beijing and Washington.
    business
  • Sat, 12 Jan 2019 06:38
    US Navy chief heads to China
    The head of the US Navy will visit his Chinese counterpart next week, officials said Friday, as the two powers seek to reduce military risks amid ongoing trade tensions.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 10 Jan 2019 01:00
    Fishery sector buoyed up after EU lifts yellow card
    Exports expected to surge, stock bump already seen after major trade impediment removed.
    business
  • Thu, 10 Jan 2019 01:00
    Exports, tourism to face heat amid global strains
    EXPECTATIONS for sluggish economic growth this year are firming, with the nation’s peak private-sector grouping flagging potential hits to exports and tourism from the prospect of simultaneous slowdowns in China and the United States and the trade war they are waging.
    Economy
  • Wed, 09 Jan 2019 01:00
    Why trade tensions are a blessing for Asia in 2019
    As usual, the Americans have overestimated their competence in managing economic and geopolitical issues. And as a result, trade tensions between Beijing and Washington will reap benefits throughout Asia this year – and particularly for those in Southeast Asia.
    opinion
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