Monday, April 9, 2012
Bangkok is a city of choice for international luxury-fashion brands as they strive to capture part of the skyrocketing increase in well-to-do Asian shoppers in the region.
Monday, April 2, 2012
The rising cost of living will force consumers whose income is lower than 10,000 baht (US$324) per month to borrow more from loan sharks, while Thailand's public debt will also go up, according to the Thai Chamber of Commerce.
Friday, March 23, 2012
The Thai bourse continues to defy a storm of negative factors, showing no let-up in the inflow of foreign funds that has now pushed the main index to a near 16-year high.
Thursday, March 22, 2012
Thailand's central bank kept its benchmark interest rate unchanged on Wednesday as it weighed the declining risk from the European debt crisis against rising inflationary pressure.
Tuesday, March 13, 2012
Thailand's economy could grow by up to 6.5 percent in 2012, recovering from the impact of months of devastating floods last year, Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra said Monday.
Wednesday, March 7, 2012
The Thai cabinet is expected to name the Chinese supplier for the One Tablet Per Child (OTPC) project today, with Shenzhen Scope Scientific Development Co. tipped to win the order of up to 900,000 devices after it quoted the lowest price.
Tuesday, March 6, 2012
Monday, March 5, 2012
The rate of inflation could rise if recent higher-than-expected crude prices were to persist, the Bank of Thailand (BOT) warned Wednesday.
Saturday, March 3, 2012
Shares of auto vendors moved higher on the Taiwan Stock Exchange Friday morning, outperforming the broader market, as investors were impressed with a more than 20-percent increase in their sales volume for February, dealers said.
Friday, March 2, 2012
Thai consumer prices in February rose 3.35 percent from a year earlier, led by soaring food costs owing to drought in parts of the kingdom, the government said Thursday.