Tuesday, November 26, 2013
Thailand launched a 75 billion baht (US$2.36 billion) bond on Monday that it needs to fund rice subsidies, offering generous terms as it tries to avoid adding fuel to protests in Bangkok.
Tuesday, November 19, 2013
Thailand's economy grew at a lower-than-expected pace in -July September, data showed Monday as the government cut its forecast for the year while analysts warned political turmoil could inflict further damage.
Monday, November 11, 2013
Jarun Jaroensab, the first Thai farmer to receive the Asia-Pacific Model Farmer Award from the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), took to farming after learning about His Majesty's “sufficiency theory.”
Monday, November 4, 2013
A Japanese consortium will build an urban transit system in Bangkok, as part of Japan's drive to expand exports of railway infrastructure to the rest of Asia, a report said Sunday.
Thursday, October 17, 2013
Thailand's central bank on Wednesday left its benchmark interest rate unchanged at 2.5 percent, where it has been since May, after the economy slipped into a technical recession.
Wednesday, October 9, 2013
Floodwater has breached an industrial estate to the east of the Thai capital, stirring fears that foreign and Thai companies face a repeat of the devastation suffered in 2011, but the estate's operator said water levels were manageable.
With the high season approaching, the government wants all relevant agencies to prepare for the high volume of tourists and the expected increase in congestion at the six airports currently supervised and regulated by Airports of Thailand, AOT President Sitha Thiwaree said.
Monday, August 5, 2013
Low growth could lead to an economic crisis, said a former finance minister, while the Thailand Development Research Institute (TDRI) pointed to the need for economic restructuring for sustainable growth.
Monday, July 22, 2013
Asian leaders need to address structural bottlenecks, chiefly regarding labor and productivity, in order to achieve sustainable growth, Bank of Thailand Governor Prasarn Trairatvorakul said.
Monday, July 8, 2013
Thai experts differ on how the upcoming introduction of digital television, with the number of public-service channels rising, will affect people's access to political news and their political awareness.