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Unlocking access to funding support for Thai SMEs
December 18, 2014 1:00 am

Unlocking access to funding support for Thai SMEs

SOMSRI runs an active e-commerce business out of a rented office. She ventured into the newly founded digital economy by leveraging on her direct connections to various community and local producers, connecting them directly to interested domestic...

Glimpse of hope for retailing amid challenge from e-commerce
December 16, 2014 1:00 am

Glimpse of hope for retailing amid challenge from e-commerce

"Merry Christmas and Happy New Year" is the phrase we often hear during this festive month. This time of year usually comes with a spending spree for many around the world, even in Thailand, because it is the season of giving.

2015 is likely to be another winning year for stocks
December 15, 2014 1:00 am

2015 is likely to be another winning year for stocks

The year 2014 was the third to see a stock-market rally, but unlike the period 2012 through 2013 when expanding price-to-earnings (P/E) ratios drove a large part of returns, this year's gain was mainly driven by earnings growth.

Biz Buzz
December 15, 2014 1:00 am

Biz Buzz

Gen Y are 'networked individuals'

Coaches can help where organisation leaders fail
December 15, 2014 1:00 am

Coaches can help where organisation leaders fail

Surely you know of more than one organisation that is greatly disappointed at not being able to turn in the kind of results expected despite their efforts and investments put into their restructuring or re-engineering exercises.

Managing customer relations is crucial to the home-building business
December 12, 2014 1:00 am

Managing customer relations is crucial to the home-building business

Customer relationship management (CRM) is a prerequisite for every company to keep its relationship with its customers intact, preserving its good image and reputation.

Next move: Thailand as HQ and trading hub of Asean
December 11, 2014 1:00 am

Next move: Thailand as HQ and trading hub of Asean

THAILAND has offered tax incentives for regional operating headquarters and international procurement centres for more than 10 years, but there are fewer than 300 companies operating ROHs or IPCs.

BizBuzz
December 8, 2014 1:00 am

BizBuzz

A military touch of humour

A new approach to a better bottom-line, higher profit
December 8, 2014 1:00 am

A new approach to a better bottom-line, higher profit

In the fierce business competition of today, most companies struggle to survive by trying to keep the profit margin thin as long as possible. In the marketplace where price competition is increasing, it is inevitable for a company to sacrifice its...

Positive, negative factors have similar weight for rest of 2014
December 8, 2014 1:00 am

Positive, negative factors have similar weight for rest of 2014

During the remaining trading period of 2014, the SET Index will likely move in a narrow range with the resistance level of 1,600 points and the support level of 1,580 points, given similar weights of positive and negative factors.