Thailand and ASEAN economic integration

Thailand and ASEAN economic integration

Thailand and ASEAN economic integration Amidst global challenges politically and economically the ten members of Association of Southeast Asian Nations or ASEAN willl need even more economic strength and bargaining power globally. The 34th ASEAN summit was held in Bangkok and one of the main aspect of the statement is to emphasize economic integration among…

New government should Speed up Thai-EU trade agreement

New government should Speed up Thai-EU trade agreement

New government should Speed up Thai-EU trade agreement Thai exports may lose market share in the European Union (EU) to neighboring ASEAN countries in the near future, if the EU can conclude bilateral trade deals with them. Thai exports to major markets are under pressure from the escalating trade war, which is likely to linger…

Kasikorn Bank lowers 2019 GDP growth forecast to 3.1%

Kasikorn Bank lowers 2019 GDP growth forecast to 3.1%

Kasikorn Bank lowers 2019 GDP growth forecast to 3.1% Kasikorn Research Center (KResearch) has adjusted its expected GDP growth figure this year, lowering it from 3.7 to 3.1 percent, following Bank of Thailand lowering estimates from 3.8% to 3.3% Kasikorn Research Center (KResearch) has adjusted its expected GDP growth figure this year, lowering it from…

Heroleads Thailand expands regional footprint with acquisition of Bdigital Indonesia

Heroleads Thailand expands regional footprint with acquisition of Bdigital Indonesia

Heroleads Thailand expands regional footprint with acquisition of Bdigital Indonesia Data-driven performance marketing company Heroleads (Thailand) has spread its wings to Indonesia by acquiring Bdigital, a local digital marketing agency, to form Heroleads Indonesia. The aim is to expand Heroleads digital performance solutions business for both medium and large enterprises to Indonesia and replicate the…

Myth: Strong baht deterring western tourists to Thailand

Myth: Strong baht deterring western tourists to Thailand The rise and rise of the Thai Baht, and it’s pushing through the 31.05 to the US Dollar barrier on Wednesday, tops off a turbulent decade of current movement against some of the western currencies. The decade’s currency rise has also been matched by a meteoric explosion…

Thailand enters 5G technology era

Thailand enters 5G technology era

Thailand enters 5G technology era Thailand is leading the ASEAN community in 5G technology beginning with Chulalongkorn University and the Eastern Economic Corridor project from next year. The Thai Government’s National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) says it wants Thailand to be one of the first Asian countries to make the jump to 5G. Thailand is…