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Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Retail lending set to increase faster than corporate lending in 2017.

Retail lending is expected to outshine lending to corporations and will offer a benefit to lenders in 2017 as returns will be higher. Kasikorn Research...

Philippines gaming sector hotting up.

The Philippines casino sector could be looking to raise its stake in the region, at a time when Macau is doing better after lackluster...

Foreign Currency Update.

The US Dollar vs. the Thai Baht exchange rate has moderated very slightly from 35.2 to dip below the 35 mark at 34.92. This...

The AEC and its ecommerce potential, part 4

Over the last three issues we have been looking at the potential for ecommerce across the AEC, trying to get an idea of whether...

New Thai Stock Market fund launched by Krungsri Asset Management

Krungsri Asset Management has launched a new stock market fund called the KFTSTAR-D based on its positive outlook on the Thai Stock Market. The...

Asia Business News – March 2017

Hong Kong: Banking giant HSBC holdings saw its profits slump by 62 per cent in the last full year, falling well short of analysts' expectations....

Foreign Currency Update

The US Dollar vs. the Thai Baht exchange rate has moderated very slightly from 35.4 to dip below the 35 mark at 34.97. This...

Kasikorn bank expanding overseas

Thailand’s Kasikornbank bank is looking to expand into Indonesia next year. The entry is expected to be by way of acquisitions and then local...

The AEC and its ecommerce potential, part 3

In the last issue in this series looking at the ecommerce potential of the AEC member states we touched on the fact that many...

Foreign Currency Update

The US Dollar vs. the Thai Baht exchange rate has been remarkably stable when considering both oversees and local events. Following Trump’s election victory...

Bangkok Weather

Bangkok
scattered clouds
31 ° C
31 °
31 °
70%
6.2kmh
40%
Wed
30 °
Thu
27 °
Fri
31 °
Sat
31 °
Sun
30 °

Pattaya Weather

Pattaya
broken clouds
30 ° C
30 °
30 °
66%
5.1kmh
75%
Wed
28 °
Thu
27 °
Fri
29 °
Sat
30 °
Sun
29 °

Exchange Rates

THB - Thai Baht
USD
33.3903
EUR
38.8930
GBP
43.5288
AUD
26.5282
CNY
4.9468