Posts Tagged ‘Thailand’

F&N’s 4Q net profit surged to RM81.24m from RM19.65m

by TMR
Fraser & Neave Holdings Bhd’s (F&N) net profit for the fourth quarter ended Sept 30, 2018 (4QFY18) surged to RM81.24 million from ...

Frontken’s 3Q18 net profit jumps 65.29% 

by TMR
Frontken Corp Bhd’s net profit for the third quarter ended Sept 30, 2018 (3Q18) jumped 65.29% year-on-year (YoY) to RM15.19 million mainly ...

Thailand’s main Opposition picks leader

By BLOOMBERG
BANGKOK • Thailand’s main Opposition Pheu Thai Party picked acting head Viroj Pao-in as its leader ahead of a general election expected in ...

Travellers spend more in Thailand than anywhere else in Asia

It’s the 4th-most-profitable tourism destination in the world
By NIKKI EKSTEIN Just more than a year ago, I ate at Nahm, in Bangkok — and walked out ...

M’sia, Thailand agree to boost trade, resolve border issues

By AZLAN JAAFAR / Pic AFP
Malaysia and Thailand have agreed to pursue a resolution to the Southern Thailand conflict, remove bureaucratic procedures at ...

Bringing peace to Thailand’s troubled South

By AZLAN JAAFAR / Pic By AFP
Let’s admit it. A lot has changed since Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad last visited Thailand in his capacity as Malaysian prime ...

Bank of Thailand sees economy capable of absorbing interest-rate hike

By BLOOMBERG
BANGKOK • Thailand’s economy is solid enough to handle an interest-rate increase and expectations of tightening this quarter are already ...

Plunge in Chinese tourists rattles Thailand

By BLOOMBERG
BANGKOK • Chinese tourist arrivals in Thailand are tumbling, dragging down overall visitor growth in the South-East Asian nation and ...

Thailand needs hyperloop not China rail

By BLOOMBERG
BANGKOK • A tycoon turned politician who opposes Thailand’s military government has criticised its US$5.6 billion (RM23.18 billion) ...

Thai junta throws money at poor northeast in bid to stop Thaksin

Junta leader seeks ground in traditional Thaksin stronghold
By Jason Koutsoukis & Natnicha Chuwiruch / BLOOMBERG Deep in Thailand’s rural ...

New Thai party picks junta ministers as leaders

BANGKOK • Key members of Thailand’s military government have been selected to head a new political party that could seek to bring back junta leader Prayuth ...

Trade war stalks Thai tourism as arrivals from China fall

By BLOOMBERG
BANGKOK • Trade tension may be taking a toll on Chinese tourist arrivals in Thailand, hurting a key engine of growth for South-East Asia’s ...