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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Focus: Domestic consumptionBusiness leaders are looking forward to positive results from new stimulus meas
Focus: Domestic consumption
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 22 hours ago
Business leaders are looking forward to positive results from new stimulus measures soon to be introduced by the new economic team. Newly appointed Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak on Thursday shared his ideas for reviving the economy with... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Somkid steers a steady courseMeet the new economy czar Somkid Jatusripitak, whose new team at Government Hou
Somkid steers a steady course
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
Meet the new economy czar Somkid Jatusripitak, whose new team at Government House are likely to be much like the old economy team - with some fine-tuning. Related Stories The new economic team under Somkid Jatusripitak is not likely to make a... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Apiradi: Yuan fall not problemTrade authorities are closely monitoring the impact of the yuan's devaluation b
Apiradi: Yuan fall not problem
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 9 days ago
Trade authorities are closely monitoring the impact of the yuan's devaluation but do not believe urgent measures are necessary, while purchase orders from China are still in good shape, says Apiradi Tantraporn. The yuan's sharp drop is unlikely to... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Tourism an immediate casualtyThe K-9 unit of the Explosive Ordinance Disposal team headed out to check passe
Tourism an immediate casualty
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 9 days ago
The K-9 unit of the Explosive Ordinance Disposal team headed out to check passengers and luggage at Suvarnabhumi airport Tuesday, as part of a stepped-up security alert across the country. (Photo by Pawat Laopaisarntaksin) Related Stories Business... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Industrial inactionA new highway, built by the Thai government to boost border trade, links Mae So
Industrial inaction
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 11 days ago
A new highway, built by the Thai government to boost border trade, links Mae Sot in Tak province with Myawaddy of Myanmar, but has no traffic. (Peerawat Jariyasombat) Related Stories Tak, a western province bordering Myanmar, has been tipped to... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Corruption index improves after bribery clampdownThailand's corruption situation has improved after the government's efforts to
Corruption index improves after bribery clampdown
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 14 days ago
Thailand's corruption situation has improved after the government's efforts to tackle the issue by imposing heavy penalties on perpetrators, particularly through the use of Section 44. The latest survey by the University of the Thai Chamber of... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Silver lining in yuan's fallChinese tourists take photos at the Emerald Buddha Temple in the Grand Palace.
Silver lining in yuan's fall
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 14 days ago
Chinese tourists take photos at the Emerald Buddha Temple in the Grand Palace. Despite the yuan's depreciation, local tour operators remain optimistic that Chinese travellers will keep coming to Thailand. PATIPAT JANTHONG China's yuan devaluation... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Consumer confidence index hits new lowThe Or Tor Kor market draws customers even at a time when consumer confidence i
Consumer confidence index hits new low
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 22 days ago
The Or Tor Kor market draws customers even at a time when consumer confidence is declining. (File photo by Wichan Charoenkiartpakun) Related Stories The consumer confidence index continues to slide, hitting a 14-month low in July due to lacklustre... Read more
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The Star
Top foreign and local stories at 3pmEnergy Brent crude was 0.34% lower at US$49.42 per barrel at 2.34pm Forex The
Top foreign and local stories at 3pm
The Star / Posted 22 days ago
Energy Brent crude was 0.34% lower at US$49.42 per barrel at 2.34pm Forex The ringgit was down 0.43% to 3.8945 versus the US dollar at 3.03pm. Top foreign storiesRobust US services sector keeps Fed rate hike in play: US private job growth slowed in... Read more
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The Star
Thailand's consumer mood worsens as economy continues to stumbleBANGKOK: Thai consumer confidence fell to a 14-month low in July, dented by slo
Thailand's consumer mood worsens as economy continues to stumble
The Star / Posted 22 days ago
BANGKOK: Thai consumer confidence fell to a 14-month low in July, dented by slow economic growth, contracting exports and low commodity prices, a university survey showed on Thursday. The consumer confidence index of the University of the Thai... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Businesses push for dedicated export committeeBusinesses are urging the government to restructure the export promotion commit
Businesses push for dedicated export committee
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 23 days ago
Businesses are urging the government to restructure the export promotion committee as a single command unit to lift exports in the second half as the outlook remains dismal, says the Joint Standing Committee on Commerce, Industry and Banking... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Prices fall again to hit confidenceNew economic signs out Monday all are negative: Falling prices even at the conv
Prices fall again to hit confidence
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 24 days ago
New economic signs out Monday all are negative: Falling prices even at the convenience stores, a lack of consumer confidence, export predictions more pessimistic than ever. (Bangkok Post file photo) Related Stories The economy remains far from... Read more
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OK Nation News Blogs
Hope for TIP upgrade in 2016!!The TIP report,issued in the US on Monday ,kept Thailand at its present Tiers
Hope for TIP upgrade in 2016!!
OK Nation News Blogs / Posted 29 days ago
The TIP report,issued in the US on Monday ,kept Thailand at its present Tiers 3 ranking,while has come under increasing fire from US lawmakers and international human right advocated it upgraded Malaysia and Cuba from Tier 3, the lowest... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
PM predicts 2016 TIP upgradeChris Smith (Republican party, New Jersey) was among several US congressmen fro
PM predicts 2016 TIP upgrade
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 30 days ago
Chris Smith (Republican party, New Jersey) was among several US congressmen from both parties who heavily criticised the 2015 Trafficking in Persons report for politicising the issue, and for being unfair towards Thailand. (Photo courtesy Mr Smith's... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Paiboon: Secton 44 alcohol ban 'misunderstood'Justice Minister Paiboon Koomchaya cools protests by pub owners, saying alcohol
Paiboon: Secton 44 alcohol ban 'misunderstood'
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 1 months ago
Justice Minister Paiboon Koomchaya cools protests by pub owners, saying alcohol-free zones have not been determined yet. (Photo by Pattarachai Preechapanich) Related Stories Justice Minister Paiboon Koomchaya on Monday tried to quell the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
New alcohol laws: Economic & social impactAs police raids on pubs begin, critics warn of possible negative impact on key
New alcohol laws: Economic & social impact
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 1 months ago
As police raids on pubs begin, critics warn of possible negative impact on key economic zones in Bangkok such as Siam Square near Chulalongkorn University, Asok, Victory Monument, Nimmanhemin Road in Chiang Mai, possibly damaged by new law. Many... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Booze rules dispirit customers, bar ownersPubs and restaurants surrounding the University of the Thai Chamber of Commerce
Booze rules dispirit customers, bar owners
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 1 months ago
Pubs and restaurants surrounding the University of the Thai Chamber of Commerce (UTCC) have gone quiet as blasting music along the streets was shut off from 9pm. Many empty tables line a bar near the University of the Thai Chamber of Commerce (UTCC)... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
ETDA sets up community to guide internet's futureMen play video games at an internet cafe in Bangkok. The government plans to se
ETDA sets up community to guide internet's future
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 1 months ago
Men play video games at an internet cafe in Bangkok. The government plans to set up a governance community to manage the internet. PATTARAPONG CHATPATTARASILL An internet governance community is expected to be established this year as an essential... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Prayut extends Section 44 netRelated Stories Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has invoked his special power
Prayut extends Section 44 net
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 1 months ago
Related Stories Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has invoked his special powers under Section 44 of the interim charter to tackle illegal street racing, alcohol sales near schools and universities, and illegal nightspot operations. Bar and club... Read more
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