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Thais, Russians aim for US$10bn in trade by 2023

Thais, Russians aim for US$10bn in trade by 2023 Thailand and Russia have agreed to raise bilateral trade to US$10 billion in 2023, in part to help reboot the economy after the Covid-19 outbreak. Speaking after Thursday’s video conference with Vladimir Ilichev, Russia’s deputy minister of the Economic Development Ministry, during the fourth meeting of…

The Thai Life Assurance Association (TLAA) has requested the Office of the Insurance Commission (OIC) study the feasibility of allowing insurers to invest in a wider range of funds and bonds to take advantage of the low-interest-rate environment.

TLAA wants OIC to widen insurers’ investment options

TLAA wants OIC to widen insurers’ investment options The Thai Life Assurance Association (TLAA) has requested the Office of the Insurance Commission (OIC) study the feasibility of allowing insurers to invest in a wider range of funds and bonds to take advantage of the low-interest-rate environment. The move would green-light investment in infrastructure bonds, non-listed…

Thai hotels concerned extra holidays may not benefit all

Thai hotels concerned extra holidays may not benefit all As the Cabinet confirms two additional long weekends in November and December, the country’s hotels are concerned that not all operators will benefit. The extra holidays, running from November 19 to 22, and from December 10-13, are being introduced to further boost domestic tourism. Although they…

Experts weigh impact of Bt51bn stimulus on Thai stocks

Experts weigh impact of Bt51bn stimulus on Thai stocks Experts say the government’s latest stimulus injection of Bt51 billion will affect the stock market – but only slightly. On Wednesday, the Centre for Economic Situation Administration (CESA) approved the Bt51 billion injection via two schemes for mainly low-income citizens. In the first scheme, 14 million…