All in all, a more favorable external environment should help boost real GDP growth to 6.2 percent in 2010. After this year, slower growth in developed countries, emerging capacity constraints as capacity idled during the crisis is quickly put to use, and the weight of the ongoing political turmoil on new investment, should likely keep growth below Thailand’s historical average of 5.1 percent Thailand Business News
Businesses stand to lose two or three hundred million baht in revenue today because of the anti-government rally blocking Ratchaprasong intersection, Thanawat Polwichai, director of the Economic and Business Broadcasting Centre at the University of Thai Chamber of Commerce, said on Saturday. Thailand Business News
Small and medium enterprises are the beating heart of Thai business, making up 99.7% of companies operating in the country. The semi-governmental agency that offers them support is known as OSMEP, or the Office of ... Thailand Business News
Mr. Fergal G Harris, is Regional Head, Commercial Real Estate, South East Asia Wholesale Banking, Standard Chartered How would you rate the Thailand luxury property sector’s performance in 2008 and early 2009 and what were the major issues ... Thailand Business News
The boom in online social media is expected to lead to an increase of more than 30 per cent in online-advertising spending this year. The increasing number of people engaged in the social networks and more time being spent online by Internet users are two main factors being used to convince marketers to spend more on online advertising, according to marketing agencies.
The SET-listed property developer Tanayong Plc will pay 40 billion baht to raise its shareholding in Bangkok Mass Transit System BTSC, the operator of the capitals elevated train system, to 94.6% from 0.38% at present.Under ... Thailand Business News
Members of Parliament and the Board of Trade of Thailand have urged the government to move quickly on amending the draft retail and wholesale business law to allow small retailers to survive as giant modern retailers pursue aggressive expansion plans.