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Culinary school grooms quality Thai chefs to meet rising demand

Every day, five new Thai restaurants open for business somewhere around the world, adding to the estimated 20,000 Thai eateries already operating..

Five lessons for success from tech giants Microsoft, Intel and Apple

IF YOU were to name the business gurus who embodied true success in our day and age, the names of Bill Gates, Andy Grove and Steve..

Economists expect MPC to hold rate

THE BANK of Thailand's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) will most likely maintain the policy interest rate at 1.5 per cent at its..

Telecom regulator rejects True's request for 4G test

THE NATIONAL Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission's telecom committee recently declined to grant True Corp's request to..

Myanmar, foreign bankers see need for closer cooperation

IF Myanmar hopes to maintain its growth momentum, there needs to be more collaboration among the central bank, local banks and..


macroeconomics

Exporters urged to target Asians, Hispanics in US

THAI EXPORTERS are being encouraged to penetrate the Hispanic and Asian markets in the United States, as the high purchasing power of these two minorities could help promote stronger export growth in..

corporate

Local tourism set to take hit

THE DOMESTIC travel and outbound tourism sectors are expected to face difficulties in the second half of this year if the economy does not improve and the baht remains weak - but the inbound tourism..

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investment & finance

Myanmar, foreign bankers see need for closer cooperation

IF Myanmar hopes to maintain its growth momentum, there needs to be more collaboration among the central bank, local banks and foreign entrants, financial experts said during a panel discussion last..

property

Development

Wealthy Thais keep property developers busy in slow economy

BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thai property developers are raising record funds in the domestic bond market to finance high-end residential projects in a stumbling economy that appears to have hurt all but the..

columns & management

Biz Insight

BoI offers maximum incentives to eligible investments in..

EXPECTED to bring about un-paralleled privileges to investors and revive the Asean economy, special economic zones (SEZs) are the Thai government's recent plan to accelerate the trade and investment..

automobiles

Automakers look to change gear in third quarter

With the market plunging by 16 per cent during the first half of the year, auto companies are capitalising on every sales opportunity that arises.

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TEDx goes to Vietnam to tap creative young minds

A SERIES of TEDx events will be officially held on August 8 in Hanoi, offering opportunities for young Vietnamese to share and promote their creative ideas, which are expected to leave a positive..