Thai exports pay price for US-China trade war

Thai exports pay price for US-China trade war

Thai exports pay price for US-China trade war US markets the new hope after shipments slump to a 24month low last month. THAI EXPORTS contracted in April by 2.6 per cent year on year, hitting their lowest level in 24 months, impacted by the US-China trade war, the Commerce Ministry said yesterday, adding it was…

Thailand cooperates with Indonesia to push creative industries

Thailand cooperates with Indonesia to push creative industries

Thailand cooperates with Indonesia to push creative industries Both countries aim to develop target creative industries, especially the fashion industry, the design industry and the broadcasting industry BANGKOK, 14 MAY 2019 (NNT) – Thailand joins hands with Indonesia to push for creative industries starting with three major industries with a growth target of five percent…

The future of digital TV in Thailand

The future of digital TV in Thailand

The future of digital TV in Thailand Digital TV industry encounters pressures from both revenue and cost perspectives leading to a downward trend in operating margin In January 2019, the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) approved in principle for recall of the 700MHz band, currently being used for digital terrestrial television, for 5G development…

BOT eases jitters over currency

BOT eases jitters over currency

BOT eases jitters over currency THE chief of the central bank has sought to play down any concerns over the country’s potential inclusion on a US watch list for currency manipulation. Bank of Thailand (BOT) governor Veerathai Santiprabhob said there would be no concrete consequences if the US, as speculation suggests, is poised to add…

Citi bullish on tech stocks outlook

Citi bullish on tech stocks outlook

Citi bullish on tech stocks outlook CITI Thailand, undaunted by the global economic slowdown and escalating trade war between the superpowers, is pressing ahead with the launch of a technology fund that it believes will beat other investment sectors. Don Charnsupharindr, director and retail banking head for Citi Thailand, said the company has partnered with…

Thai mangosteens to re-enter Taiwan market soon

Thai mangosteens to re-enter Taiwan market soon

Thai mangosteens to re-enter Taiwan market soon Taipei, May 13 (CNA) Mangosteens from Thailand, which had been banned from Taiwan for 16 years following a fruit fly outbreak, will again be allowed to enter Taiwan market as soon as July. The ban will be lifted because Thailand has complied with Taiwan’s quarantine requirements, Chen Junne-jih…

First Latin America fam trip trade meet in Thailand

First Latin America fam trip trade meet in Thailand

First Latin America fam trip trade meet in Thailand In 2018, Thailand hosted 202,106 visitors from Latin America, generating approximately 15 billion Baht or 500 million US dollars in revenue Bangkok, May 8, 2019 – The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) recently hosted 40 top tour operators and travel experts from five Central and Latin American…