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Asia-Pacific corporate treasurers reveal priorities
May 29, 2015 1:00 am

Asia-Pacific corporate treasurers reveal priorities

The Asia-Pacific region's leading corporate treasurers have identified improving cash visibility and cash-flow forecasting as the most common priorities in the coming 12 months but also see additional scope for enhancing treasury process...

New Zealand foresees even stronger relationship with Asean after 40th...
May 29, 2015 1:00 am

New Zealand foresees even stronger relationship with Asean after 40th...

To mark the 40th anniversary of New Zealand's relationship with the Asean community and the implementation of regional economic integration, its government and private sector have set their sights on building a deeper engagement with partners...

Thailand 'stable': Moody's
May 29, 2015 1:00 am

Thailand 'stable': Moody's

Moody's Investors Service says Thailand's "Baa1 stable" rating is supported by a very strong government financial position, well-diversified economy and high foreign reserves.

Bt500m boost to fund
May 29, 2015 1:00 am

Bt500m boost to fund

The Small and Medium Enterprise Development Bank of Thailand will invest Bt500 million with SMEs under the SMEs Private Equity Trust Fund.

KBank signs business-matching deal with Osaka
May 28, 2015 1:00 am

KBank signs business-matching deal with Osaka

KASIKORNBANK (KBank) is collaborating with the Osaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OCCI) on business matching for Japanese small and medium-sized enterprises that plan to run businesses in Thailand.

Exim Bank vows strong support for border trade
May 28, 2015 1:00 am

Exim Bank vows strong support for border trade

BORDER trade rose to Bt990 billion last year, with cross-border exports accounting for Bt590 billion or 8 per cent of the country's total export value, according to the Export-Import Bank of Thailand.

BBL geared for June 2 opening
May 27, 2015 1:00 am

BBL geared for June 2 opening

Bangkok Bank will become the fifth foreign bank to operate in Myanmar, once its branch opens doors on June 2.

Buriram Sugar to use sales profit for power venture
May 27, 2015 1:00 am

Buriram Sugar to use sales profit for power venture

Buriram Sugar will be taking a proactive approach to its white- and raw-sugar business locally and abroad with a plan to raise cane-crushing capacity from 17,000 tonnes to 22,000 tonnes per day to enable 3 million tonnes to be crushed per season.

BBL bids to sustain customers' engagement via savings
May 27, 2015 1:00 am

BBL bids to sustain customers' engagement via savings

Bangkok Bank is emphasising servicing the well-off and educating the masses about savings to sustain customers' engagement with the bank in the long run.

Submarine cable deal inked
May 27, 2015 1:00 am

Submarine cable deal inked

Huawei Marine Networks Co, a global provider of undersea cable networks, has signed a system design and construction agreement with a consortium comprising Thailand's Symphony Communication, Telekom Malaysia, and Cambodia's Telcotech Ltd...