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Listed banks see small rise in H1 net
July 22, 2014 1:00 am

Listed banks see small rise in H1 net

THE FIRST-HALF net profit of all 11 listed banks increased by a slight 1.125 per cent to Bt103.3 billion from a year earlier on tapering loan growth and rising bad debt, particularly in hire-purchase lending.

ICBC (Thai) set to cash in on growing role of yuan as transaction...
July 22, 2014 1:00 am

ICBC (Thai) set to cash in on growing role of yuan as transaction...

Cites China's growth potential, five-year plan; yuan-clearing bank on the cards

Kantana adding training courses to serve digital TV
July 22, 2014 1:00 am

Kantana adding training courses to serve digital TV

The Kantana Institute is placing an emphasis on more professional training programmes for new broadcasters of digital TV in a bid to meet demand for skilled workers in this booming industry.

Industry Ministry wants 35,000 factories to join 'green...
July 22, 2014 1:00 am

Industry Ministry wants 35,000 factories to join 'green...

The INDUSTRY Ministry plans to enlist 35,000 factories into its "green industries" project by 2018, or 7,000 new factories per year.

Gearbox producer ZF notes importance of R&D investment
July 22, 2014 1:00 am

Gearbox producer ZF notes importance of R&D investment

ZF Friedrichshafen believes that spending on average more than 5 per cent of sales on research and development per year helps it to stay at the forefront of the auto-parts industry.

Cutting emissions, reforestation top priorities for Ratch
July 20, 2014 1:00 am

Cutting emissions, reforestation top priorities for Ratch

Forest and energy conservation, activities to reduce creation of carbon-dioxide and raising public awareness highlighted

Rules change behind auction delay
July 19, 2014 1:00 am

Rules change behind auction delay

Junta orders NBTC to put off spectrum sales for one year