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German tyre-maker mulling Thailand for new plant
July 30, 2016 1:00 am

German tyre-maker mulling Thailand for new plant

GERMAN AUTOMOTIVE group Continental will decide by the end of this year whether to choose Thailand as its new tyre-manufacturing site.

CJ Intertrade tastes export success
July 30, 2016 1:00 am

CJ Intertrade tastes export success

CJ INTERTRADE, a producer and distributor of 3-in-1 and 4-in-1instant-coffee mixes, plans to increase its registered capital from Bt1 million to Bt5 million in order to support capacity expansion after landing deals with major distributors in China...

GMM Grammy, AIS strike up live streaming partnership
July 30, 2016 1:00 am

GMM Grammy, AIS strike up live streaming partnership

MUSIC and entertainment giant GMM Grammy has joined forces with Advanced Info Service (AIS) to provide top-rated TV series, live concerts and music videos via an AIS mobile application, with the aim of expanding its viewer base on the digital...

Stiebel Eltron targets 5% sales growth despite sluggish market
July 29, 2016 1:00 am

Stiebel Eltron targets 5% sales growth despite sluggish market

STIEBEL ELTRON, a German maker of water heaters, water filters and hand dryers with production facilities in Thailand, expects to see 5-per-cent growth in Thai and foreign sales from Bt1 billion last year from 300,000 units sold, while the industry...

Harley-Davidson launches first shop in Pattaya
July 29, 2016 1:00 am

Harley-Davidson launches first shop in Pattaya

LEGENDARY US motorcycle manufacturer Harley-Davidson says the launch of its Pattaya dealership has reinforced the brand’s commitment to Thailand.

Siam Hardware partners with Japan painting-tool maker
July 29, 2016 1:00 am

Siam Hardware partners with Japan painting-tool maker

SIAM HARDWARE Industry Co yesterday officially announced a partnership with Maru-T Ohtsuka Corporation, introducing a premium range of painting equipment under the Maru-T brand, targeting homeowners, architects and professional painters.

Facebook launches new tool for SMEs
July 29, 2016 1:00 am

Facebook launches new tool for SMEs

THAILAND has become the first country in the world to get Facebook Shop, with the Page e-commerce section officially launched yesterday as a tool to increase online sales for small and medium-sized enterprises.

Closed Mae Sot zinc mine to become forest
July 28, 2016 1:00 am

Closed Mae Sot zinc mine to become forest

Padaeng Industry closed its zinc mine in Mae Sot last month because of the depletion of ore reserves.

TrueVisions to expand viewer base
July 28, 2016 1:00 am

TrueVisions to expand viewer base

TRUE CORP has high hopes of expanding TrueVisions’ pay-TV subscriber base beyond the group’s 29 million mobile users after securing the broadcasting rights for the upcoming seasons of six major European football leagues: the English Premier...

Chemical sales help SCG’s bottom line in 2nd quarter performance
July 28, 2016 1:00 am

Chemical sales help SCG’s bottom line in 2nd quarter performance

THE CHEMICALS business has continued to drive Siam Cement Group’s earnings, pushing the industrial conglomerate’s net profit up 15 per cent to Bt16.03 billion in the second quarter.