DEVELOPING efficient bond markets across Asia is crucial to sustaining the region's economic growth. A major step towards that goal is for governments, as well as banks, to encourage more participation in Asian bond markets from retail...
The Stock Exchange of Thailand expects the number of equity funds to continue decent growth next year.
Kiatnakin Bank has scored an exclusive deal with Generali Life Assurance (Thailand) to distribute the company's life-insurance products for 15 years.
THE BANK of Thailand's Monetary Policy Committee yesterday left its benchmark interest rate untouched at 2 per cent with the confidence that the economy would not face deflation in the near term despite the meltdown in crude oil prices.
The growth outlook for developing Asia remains steady, even though momentum slowed in the second half of 2014, but declining oil prices represent a golden opportunity for many beneficial reforms, the Asian Development Bank says in a new report.
Declining Global oil prices are the main factor for the decline of Thailand's and many other Asian stock markets over the past two days, but authorities insist this was only a temporary reaction.
Investors from the Middle East are eyeing the hospitality sector in Thailand, and low-cost airlines and hotels in particular, in light of the Asean Economic Community (AEC) coming into effect next year.
Turnover tops Bt102 billion as oil price continues to fall; authorities opt not to intervene after domestic rumour
Local banks might not respond quickly if the Bank of Thailand cuts the policy interest rate tomorrow as the market has sufficient liquidity, said Boontuck Wungcharoen, chairman of the Thai Bankers' Association (TBA).
Kasikorn Asset Management expects to expand its assets under management by 10 per cent or Bt100 billion in 2015 after reaching Bt1.1 trillion this year, while investment in the Stock Exchange of Thailand is expected to build further on this...