THE European Association for Business and Commerce (EABC) is calling for an early resumption of talks on a Thailand-European Union free-trade agreement, arguing that there is no need to wait for the return of democracy.
The government yesterday approved a five-year strategic plan to reform the agriculture sector, with a total budget of Bt35 billion to be spent from fiscal 2015 to 2019.
THE government should launch an integrated investment stimulus package including temporary tax incentives and accelerated depreciation allowances to snap the "wait and see" lethargy of businesses, economists suggested yesterday.
THE GOVERNMENT will never launch any economic stimulus measure that would promote consumer overspending despite the current economic slowdown, Finance Minister Sommai Phasee affirmed yesterday.
Govt needs to clarify key goals to boost demand, business leaders say
SINCE 2011, after Vietnam joined with 12 global companies to launch a public-private partnership (PPP) programme, the country's agricultural output has risen by an average of 3 per cent a year.
Academics at the National Institute of Development Administration (NIDA) have urged the military government to move ahead with urgently needed economic stimulus, tax and monetary measures as merchandise exports and domestic consumption are both weak,...