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BOT says it is keeping a close eye on rate moves in the US, EU
July 28, 2014 1:00 am

BOT says it is keeping a close eye on rate moves in the US, EU

The Bank of Thailand is keeping a close eye on the the spill-over effects from unconventional monetary policies in advanced economies on emerging markets, while the European Central Bank is still pursuing aggressive monetary easing to defeat...

Trade competition move creates waves
July 28, 2014 1:00 am

Trade competition move creates waves

A state enterprise has raised concerns over a draft amendment by the Commerce Ministry of the Trade Competition Act 1999, arguing that the move may affect its competitiveness, a source at the ministry said.

Private sector welcomes development of trade zone in Sadao border area
July 26, 2014 1:00 am

Private sector welcomes development of trade zone in Sadao border area

The Songkhla Chamber of Commerce is prepare to work with the state and private sectors to support and develop the Sadao border area into a special economic zone.

Thai exports back in positive territory after best performance in 17...
July 26, 2014 1:00 am

Thai exports back in positive territory after best performance in 17...

Stronger baht remains concern, but Kingdom 'on target' for 3.5% growth

Tourism industry to press junta to cancel martial law in key...
July 26, 2014 1:00 am

Tourism industry to press junta to cancel martial law in key...

The private sector plans to ask the junta to lift martial law in key destinations in order to lure international tourists back to the Kingdom.

7 ailing state units given 45 days to submit rehab measures
July 26, 2014 1:00 am

7 ailing state units given 45 days to submit rehab measures

Sepo to pass on plans to superboard

Prayuth orders revision of fuel price revamp plan to make it clearer...
July 26, 2014 1:00 am

Prayuth orders revision of fuel price revamp plan to make it clearer...

The National Council for Peace and Order has asked the Energy Ministry to revise a plan for restructuring fuel prices, providing more details to make it easier for the public to understand.

Faster growth seen for retail industry in H2 under NCPO policies
July 26, 2014 1:00 am

Faster growth seen for retail industry in H2 under NCPO policies

Bangkok's retail market will grow more in the second half of the year thanks to the National Council for Peace and Order's policies to boost the economy and restore confidence in the country, according to the Bangkok Retail Market Report.

'Innovation' key in boosting SME competitiveness
July 26, 2014 1:00 am

'Innovation' key in boosting SME competitiveness

Sector lags behind in GDP contribution

Baht under BOT watch as 'good news' draws funds
July 25, 2014 1:00 am

Baht under BOT watch as 'good news' draws funds

The Bank of Thailand is closely monitoring the strengthening of the baht, which has been caused by the return of foreign funds to the Kingdom's capital and bond markets due to improved economic and political conditions.