Fri, 14 Sep 2018 09:36
Panellists upbeat on future job prospects, but expect shake-ups
The future of jobs in the region is bright, although the nature of work itself will change, older people will have to be reskilled and others might have to think about more than one career in their lifetime.
Fri, 14 Sep 2018 01:00
‘Local investors upbeat’ on Thailand Future Fund
MAJOR LOCAL institutional investors are showing great interest in the Thailand Future Fund (TFF), Chavinda Hanratanakool, chief executive officer, Krungthai Asset Management Plc, said.
Thu, 13 Sep 2018 01:00
Leaders upbeat on Asean transformation
HEADS OF state from across the region hailed the transformative technological potential of the Fourth Industrial Revolution in the opening plenary of the World Economic Forum on Asean in the Vietnamese capital of Hanoi, according to a WEF statement yesterday.
Mon, 10 Sep 2018 01:00
CP Land, MQDC upbeat on rise in contributions
PROPERTY, ALBEIT a relatively new business of Thai conglomerate Charoen Pokphand Group (CP Group), contributes an average of Bt10 billion annually to the group's revenue.
Mon, 03 Sep 2018 01:00
Economic outlook upbeat but guarded
The global economic outlook will improve in the second half of 2018, but risks lie ahead in the state of the US dollar and a rapid rise in household debt in Thailand and elsewhere in Asia, a Credit Suisse executive says.
Mon, 27 Aug 2018 01:00
Operators unfazed as Myanmar slows
YOUNG entrepreneurs in Myanmar remain upbeat on the country’s economic outlook despite weakening of the kyat, high inflation and delay to reform.
Fri, 10 Aug 2018 13:47
Asia markets on course to end upbeat week with losses
Most Asian markets dipped on Friday after a broadly positive week as traders await the latest developments in the China-US trade row, while the dollar retained its strength ahead of a key inflation report.
Wed, 08 Aug 2018 01:00
NOK UPBEAT ON YEAR’S REVENUE AS NUMBER OF FLYERS INCREASE
Nok Airlines Plc expects a total revenue of Bt16.8 billion this year after the number of passengers rose by 40 per cent in July from the same month last year, said the company’s chief executive officer Piya Yodmani yesterday.
Thu, 02 Aug 2018 08:00
Liverpool upbeat after transfer coups as Man Utd sweat
Liverpool have spent big in the transfer window in an attempt to close the gap on Premier League champions Manchester City but it has been a summer of intense frustration for Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho.
Fri, 27 Jul 2018 01:00
Export boom rewrites GDP forecast for 4.5% gain this year
SUSTAINED growth in exports headlines strong data that has prompted the Finance Ministry to raise its forecast for economic growth this year to 4.5 per cent, with a key index that points to increased confidence among manufacturers adding to the upbeat sentiment.
Sat, 14 Jul 2018 07:56
Team Trump looks to start off on right foot with Mexico president-elect
Top officials from US President Donald Trump's administration met Friday with Mexican President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, with both sides upbeat on the potential for a turning point in the countries' troubled relationship.
Wed, 27 Jun 2018 15:42
Army chief upbeat on mission to rescue youth missing in Chiang Rai cave
Hopes remain high in the search for 12 young football players and their deputy coach who went missing in the flooded Tham Luang cave in Chiang Rai province since Saturday, Army CommanderinChief General Chalermchai Sitthisart said on Wednesday.
Mon, 04 Jun 2018 07:56
Tokyo stocks open higher, encouraged by upbeat US data
Tokyo stocks opened higher on Monday supported by brisk US jobs growth and manufacturing data that boosted Wall Street.
Wed, 30 May 2018 01:00
UNGA chief upbeat, despite challenging times
As if overseeing sessions involving more than 100 nations is not challenging enough, the President of the United Nations General Assembly (PGA) Miroslav Lajcak also has to manage it within a one-year term amid a fast-changing global trend of multilateralism. The Nation’s Wasamon Audjarint spoke to Lajcak about how he saw his duty – as it has been and as it will be.
Wed, 30 May 2018 01:00
Kasikorn Bank upbeat on growth in lending
Kasikorn Bank Plc is expanding its loan portfolio through online and digital services after witnessing a 10-per cent market growth since the fourth quarter of last year, higher than its estimate of eight per cent, the bank’s senior vice president Weerawat Pankawangkurn said recently.