The biggest question is why. For all the uncertainties surrounding Thaksin Shinawatra's immediate future following his visa cancellation by Britain, what baffles everyone most is the real motive of the country praised by the man himself as democratically very mature.
The euphoria over US presidentelect Barack Obama will end quickly after he takes office on January 20. The task of restoring the health of the US banking system and putting the US economy back on track will be tremendous.
The car rental business expects to see the market drop 37.5 per cent to Bt10 billion this year, the first downturn in 11 years, hammered by the global economic crisis and the country's political unrest.
Fitch Ratings predicts that the world's major advanced economies - the United States, the United Kingdom, the euro area and Japan - will next year experience the steepest decline in economic growth since World War II.
Finance Minister Suchart Thadathamrongvech has urged the Bank of Thailand (BOT) to slash its policy interest rate of 3.75 per cent to below the deposit interest rate.
He said the central bank should also reduce bond issues to financial....
The Thai bond market rallied last month, driven by a dovish Bank of Thailand monetarypolicy outlook and capital flight. The US dollar liquidity drought early in October drove foreignexchange swap points deep into discount (from premium in....
A new boutique resort opens in Chiang Mai's Mae Rim district this weekend, and its owner says that if the 19room Fueng Fah Gardens Resort can generate revenue of Bt300,000 a month, he may spend Bt30 million to more than double its capacity.
Top women executives from three of Thailand's most dynamic business organisations - Bumrungrad International Hospital, Minor International and Advanced Info Service - share their insights into leadership and service excellence. The Nation's Pichaya Changsorn reports.
KULTHORN KIRBY reported a planned investment of about Bt300 million for new machinery and equipment. Bt200 million will come from the company's recapitalisation, and the rest from financial institutions and working capital.