Bangkok University plans to focus more on tourism education after opening the Bt800-million Tourism Tower, set to supply staff to the whole region.
Krungthai-AXA Life Insurance has restructured its senior management to strengthen its distribution capabilities and prepare for future strategic challenges.
Muang Thai Insurance (MTI) will continue to give importance to motor policies even though auto sales have not returned to normal growth.
Private investment in Thailand continued to see a slowdown in January along with a contraction in exports, particularly to China, although private consumption and government expenditure improved.
BANK OF CHINA (Thai) will this year focus more on mortgage refinancing as it foresees that home-buyers nearing the end of their three-year fixed interest rate will seek their first refinancing.
CP All will invest Bt15 billion this year in the expansion of its 7-Eleven convenience-store chain and Siam Makro cash-and-carry wholesale centres.
KASIKORNBANK is increasing its focus on business matching in Asean+3 countries through online channels to cash in on changing international trade patterns.
THE Federation of Thai Industries projects that the electrical-appliances and electronic-goods sector will grow by 4 per cent this year, passing Bt1.9 trillion in value, compared with last year's Bt1.81 trillion.
Most Asian oil and gas companies, with their ample liquidity, remain well positioned in the face of lower oil prices, but their standalone credit quality will deteriorate, according to Moody's Investors Service.
THAI LIFE INSURANCE has set an aggressive premium-growth target to encourage its agents, its main sales channels, to increase their efforts, said chief executive officer Apirak Thaipatanakul.