NESDB projects 1.5-2.5 percent growth in 2020

NESDB projects 1.5-2.5 percent growth in 2020

NESDB projects 1.5-2.5 percent growth in 2020 With help from the government’s economic measures, the National Economic and Social Development Board (NESDB) is expecting the Thai economy this year to grow just 1.5-2.5 percent. This year, the country’s economy is facing another big concern from the COVID-19 virus situation. With help from the government’s economic…

Thailand’s growth slips to a 5-year low at 2.4%

Thailand’s growth slips to a 5-year low at 2.4%

Thailand’s growth slips to a 5-year low at 2.4% Thailand has recorded its slowest economic growth in five years at 2.4% according to the National Economic and Social Development Council (NESDC) Thailand’s economy grew by 2.4 per cent in 2019, the National Economic and Social Development Council (NESDC) said on Monday February 17th. Thailand has…

Southeast Asia’s growth forecast is revised down slightly to 4.4% for 2019, as economic weakening in Singapore and Thailand prompts downward adjustments to their growth forecasts

ADB Trims Southeast Asia’s growth forecast to 4.4%

ADB Trims Southeast Asia’s growth forecast to 4.4% Southeast Asia’s growth forecast is revised down slightly to 4.4% for 2019, as economic weakening in Singapore and Thailand prompts downward adjustments to their growth forecasts The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has trimmed its forecasts for economic growth in developing Asia this year and next year as…

Thai Cabinet approves new economic stimulus measures

Thai Cabinet approves new economic stimulus measures

Thai Cabinet approves new economic stimulus measures The Thai government has rolled out new stimulus measures intended to boost full-year economic growth to 2.8% The Thai Cabinet today approved three new stimulus packages to prop up the softening economy, said Finance Minister Uttama Savanayana. The government expects the measures to propel full-year economic growth to…

Thai exports down 4.5% in October

Thai exports down 4.5% in October

Thai exports down 4.5% in October Thai Exports dropped by 4.5% year-on-year in October to US$20.8 billion, bringing the contraction in first 10 months of 2019 to 2.35% Logistics and transportation of Container Cargo ship and Cargo plane with working crane bridge in shipyard at sunset, logistic import export and transport industry backgroundBANGKOK (NNT) –…

Finance Ministry cuts economic growth outlook to 2.8%

Finance Ministry cuts economic growth outlook to 2.8%

Finance Ministry cuts economic growth outlook to 2.8% The Ministry of Finance has now cut the country’s economic growth outlook to 2.8%, from the previous 3%. BANGKOK (NNT) – After three quarters, the global economic slowdown and the ongoing trade war between China and the United States, are still having an adverse impact on the…