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News Thailand » Economy: Thailand attempts do-or-die leap to a technology-driven economy

News channel or source: https://asia.nikkei.com/Features/Asia-Insight/Thailand-attempts-do-or-die-leap-to-a-technology-driven-economy
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

BANGKOK -- Thai Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak turned on the charm earlier this month when he took the stage at a business forum in Fukuoka, in southern Japan. With a beaming smile he rarely shows in public back home, the economic czar spent ...

News Thailand » Economy: Thai economy grows at fastest pace in 5 years

News channel or source: http://www.straitstimes.com/business/economy/thai-economy-grows-at-fastest-pace-in-5-years
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

BANGKOK • Thailand's economy posted its strongest growth in five years last year, with solid exports and tourism giving the government confidence to maintain the country's growth outlook for this year. While the economy grew slightly less than expected ...

News Thailand » Economy: Thai Q4 GDP slows but govt maintains 2018 outlook on solid exports

News channel or source: http://www.nasdaq.com/article/thai-q4-gdp-slows-but-govt-maintains-2018-outlook-on-solid-exports-20180218-00088
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

BANGKOK, Feb 19 (Reuters) - Thailand's economy posted its strongest growth in five years last year, with solid exports and tourism giving the government confidence to maintain the country's growth outlook for 2018. While the economy grew slightly less than ...

News Thailand » Economy: Thailand moves up in Russia’s sights

News channel or source: http://www.nationmultimedia.com/detail/Economy/30339403
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

RUSSIA sees Thailand as a key focus for the country in Asia as part of its strategy to boost trade and other ties with Southeast nations, said Alexei Gruzdev, Deputy Minister of Economic Development. “We started this precise project-oriented development ...

News Thailand » Economy: Thailand Q4 GDP growth falls short of estimates

News channel or source: https://www.ft.com/content/0cba14fe-151d-11e8-9376-4a6390addb44
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Thailand’s economy grew slower than expected in the three months to the end of December despite notching up a fifteenth consecutive quarter of growth, driven by tourism and manufacturing. The country’s gross domestic product grew 4 per cent year on ...

News Thailand » Economy: Tailwinds projected for Thai shipments in 2018

News channel or source: https://www.bangkokpost.com/business/news/1416086/tailwinds-projected-for-thai-shipments-in-2018
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

The Economic Intelligence Center (EIC), a research unit of Siam Commercial Bank, said Thailand still needs to monitor the impact of protectionist US trade policies, particularly for steel and aluminium, the extension of trade preferences for certain Thai ...

News Thailand » Economy: Thai January export growth seen speeding up to 11 percent year-on-year: Reuters poll

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-thailand-economy-trade/thai-january-export-growth-seen-speeding-up-to-11-percent-year-on-year-reuters-poll-idUSKCN1G40WJ
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thailand’s customs-cleared annual exports in January likely grew at a faster pace than in the previous month, a Reuters poll showed, as global demand remains strong. The poll’s median forecast was for exports, a key driver of Thai ...

News Thailand » Economy: Greenpeace appeals to Thai PM to tackle air pollution 'crisis'

News channel or source: https://auto.economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/industry/greenpeace-appeals-to-thai-pm-to-tackle-air-pollution-crisis/63025986
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

"Bangkok cannot continue choking on hazardous air," said Tara Buakamsri, director of Greenpeace in Thailand. Also Read: Green cars in spotlight as India eyes electric revolution "It endangers the lives of people, affects economic productivity and ...

News Thailand » Economy: Bloomberg: Thailand, Singapore and Japan are least miserable economies in the world

News channel or source: http://www.asianews.it/news-en/Bloomberg:-Thailand,-Singapore-and-Japan-are-least-miserable-economies-in-the-world-43123.html
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Thailand, Singapore and Japan are the "least miserable" economies in the world, this according to the Bloomberg Misery Index, which measures how low inflation and unemployment make people feel about their country’s economy. In 2017, Thailand ranked first ...

News Thailand » Economy: Thai economy grows at fastest pace in five years

News channel or source: https://en.vietnamplus.vn/thai-economy-grows-at-fastest-pace-in-five-years/126735.vnp
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Bangkok (VNA) – Thailand’s economy posted the strongest growth in five years in 2017 and is expected to maintain the outlook this year, driven robust exports and tourism. Thailand’s gross domestic product (GDP) grew an inflation-adjusted 3.9 percent ...