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MPC to further trim growth forecast in June

MPC to further trim growth forecast in June

THE BANK OF THAILAND'S Monetary Policy Committee will lower its forecast for the Kingdom's 2014 economic growth at its next meeting in June.

Country needs functioning govt for economy's sake: private sector

THE BOARD OF TRADE of Thailand and the Thai Chamber of Commerce (TCC) hope the country will get a fully functioning government as..

Some 2m TrueMove users unlikely to have migrated to other networks by Sept: NBTC

THE NATIONAL Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission expects that around 2 million inactive subscribers of TrueMove will be..

SMEs need grace period on loans

THE TREND of small-to-medium-sized enterprises seeking a delay in repaying their loans is expected to build momentum, according to..

Stiebel Eltron undaunted, eyes 20percent sales growth

STIEBEL Eltron - a manufacturer of water heaters, water filters and hand-dryers - continues to target Thai sales growth of 20 per..

macroeconomics

Country needs functioning govt for economy's sake: private..

THE BOARD OF TRADE of Thailand and the Thai Chamber of Commerce (TCC) hope the country will get a fully functioning government as soon possible in order to drive economic growth, as the current vacuum..

corporate

Stiebel Eltron undaunted, eyes 20percent sales growth

STIEBEL Eltron - a manufacturer of water heaters, water filters and hand-dryers - continues to target Thai sales growth of 20 per cent this year, despite the country's economic slowdown. The..

SGMM realizes the importance of our

When "waiting" equals the "lost business opportunity" and employing "under qualified workers" means..

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Lexus GS 350

Lexus is planning to launch the new GS lineup soon, starting with the GS 250 while the GS 350. T

Brabus SLK B25 S

Brabus is a German tuning company that specializes in Mercedes-Benz cars. The SLK B25S comes with

investment & finance

Loan

SCB banking on mortgages for loan rise in retail segment

Siam Commercial Bank is depending solely on the mortgage business to drive retail loans this year after it noticed signs of a pickup in housing loans last month.

property

Eastern Star set to launch two condo projects

Eastern Star Real Estate plans to launch two new condominium projects worth Bt7 billion this year to boost presales to Bt1.8 billion this year, the company's CEO Ratanachai Phatinavin said.

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biz insight

Can export reach 5% growth target?

Exports are recovering, albeit slower than what we want or what we expect. Ministry of Commerce still targets the export growth of 5%. Though comforting, the reminiscence with last year's experience..

automobiles

Rocketing down the highway

In "C" mode, Mercedes-Benz's A 45 AMG is a tame - and economical - beast, but trigger the "Sport" or "Race" mode and the brilliant engine will give you an adrenalin-pumping time you'll never forget

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PM's nod for new BoI directors

Caretaker Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra has approved and signed the appointments of 13 new Board of Investment (BOI) directors as proposed to her by the BOI and the Ministry of Industry. The new..