Wednesday July 18, 2018 05:55

ECONOMIC Press Releases

UK, Spain, Germany and Thailand join up to adopt a climate-smart rice cultivation system, reducing climate change impacts and raising Thai farmer#s income General—16 Jul 18

Mars Food, Herba Bangkok S.L (Ebro Foods S.A), Deutsche Gesellschaft fuer Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH and the Thai Rice Department recently launched an innovative joint project to improve the economic viability of 1,200 Thai rice farmers and

ภาพข่าว: EXIM BANK จับมือ SME Development Bank และสภาหอการค้าแห่งประเทศไทย จัดโครงการสัญจรให้คำปรึกษา SMEs ขยายธุรกิจส่งออก หุ้น—13 Jul 18

นายพิศิษฐ์ เสรีวิวัฒนา (ที่ 3 จากขวา) กรรมการผู้จัดการ ธนาคารเพื่อการส่งออกและนำเข้าแห่งประเทศไทย (EXIM BANK) เข้าร่วมงานโครงการ TAP Economic หัวข้อ "EXIM - SME Mobile Clinic" จัดโดย EXIM BANK ร่วมกับธนาคารพัฒนาวิสาหกิจขนาดกลางและขนาดย่อมแห่งประเทศไทย

Photo Release: SCB EIC and Mizuho Research Institute Ltd.(MHRI) sign an MOU to expand cooperation Stcoks—11 Jul 18

Siam Commercial Bank (SCB) First Executive Vice President Yunyong Thaicharoen (right) in his capacity as the Head of SCB Economic Intelligence Center (SCB EIC) recently attended a Mizuho-EEC Economic Seminar in Tokyo, Japan. He was welcomed by Mizuho

ภาพข่าว: Economic Intelligence Center ธนาคารไทยพาณิชย์ (SCB EIC) จับมือ Mizuho Research Institute หุ้น—11 Jul 18

ดร. ยรรยง ไทยเจริญ รองผู้จัดการใหญ่ ผู้บริหารสูงสุด Economic Intelligence Center ธนาคารไทยพาณิชย์ (ขวา) ได้เดินทางเยือนเมืองโตเกียว ประเทศญี่ปุ่น เพื่อเข้าร่วมงานสัมมนา Mizuho-EEC Economic Seminar และลงนามในบันทึกข้อตกลงความร่วมมือ (MOU)

July 2018 Confidence Index rises for the first time in 5 months while remaining in neutral Stcoks—11 Jul 18

Paiboon Nalinthrangkurn, Chairman of the Federation of Thai Capital Market Organizations (FETCO), commented on the July 2018 FETCO Investor Confidence Index (ICI): "The Investor Confidence Index for the next three months rose for the first time in five

TAT responds to government expectations, drives Thai tourism to reduce economic, social Lifestyle—10 Jul 18

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has unveiled an Action Plan for 2019 that will seek to drive visitor flows to provinces with less than four million annual trips, alleviate the negative impacts of tourism, and enhance happiness among the Thai

Li Zhenguo: PV will be the cheapest power source in most parts of the Energy—10 Jul 18

On July 9, at the 9th Sino-German Economic and Technical Cooperation Forum held in Berlin, Germany, Li Zhenguo, President of LONGi Green Energy Technology Co., Ltd. (LONGi), a leading Chinese PV industry company, made a keynote speech for the Energy

Mazda sales break 33,000 mark during first half of 2018 Annual target raised to 65,000 units due Automotive—09 Jul 18

Mazda Sales (Thailand) Co., Ltd. has announced a record-breaking performance during the first 6 months of 2018 with sales of 33,593 units, achieving growth of more than 41 per cent. Mazda's historic achievement is result of an improving Thai economy and

China (Shenzhen) Gifts Home Fair, Organized by Reed Huabo Exhibitions, will take place in October General—06 Jul 18

Many people know China as a major supplier of all kinds of products to the world. However, with rapid economic growth, China is now becoming a major consumer of the world's luxury products. Now that China is the second-largest economy in terms of

IMF Executive Board Completes Fourth Review Under the ECF Arrangement for the Central African Stcoks—04 Jul 18

Program implementation has been satisfactory in a difficult context. Restoring peace and speeding the implementation of the development agenda are key to sustain the economic recovery and reduce poverty. Improving domestic resource mobilization is

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation with New Stcoks—04 Jul 18

On June 25, 2018, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV consultation [1] with New Zealand. Since 2011, New Zealand has enjoyed an economic expansion with notable momentum. Reconstruction spending after the

IMF Executive Board Completes Sixth Review Under the Policy Support Instrument (PSI) for Stcoks—03 Jul 18

The program aims to support implementation of economic policies and structural reforms to achieve macroeconomic objectives in the Plan Senegal Emergent (PSE) and meet the regional WAEMU fiscal criteria. Growth was robust at 7.2 percent in 2017 and is

IMF Completes Second Review of Staff Monitored Program with The Gambia Stcoks—29 Jun 18

Economic recovery is well underway with growth estimated at 3.5 percent in 2017.Implementation of the Staff-Monitored Program remains broadly satisfactory.The Gambia's public debt is unsustainable, with the debt-to-GDP ratio reaching nearly 130 percent

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation with Georgia Stcoks—29 Jun 18

On June 27, 2018, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV consultation[1] with Georgia. Since the global financial crisis, macroeconomic performance in Georgia has been positive. Growth was higher than that

Photo Release: TADA Plastics Finalizes Land Purchase Deal in EEC General—06 Feb 18

Tada (Thailand), a subsidiary of Japan-based Tada Plastics Mold Ltd., recently held a contract signing ceremony for the purchase of land at the Eastern Seaboard Industrial Estate (ESIE) in Rayong, located in Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC). Powered by

Photo Release: Continental Holds Machine Installation Ceremony at New Rayong Automotive—11 Apr 18

Continental recently installed its first machine at the new Greenfield tire plant located at Hemaraj Eastern Seaboard Industrial Estate 4 (HESIE 4) in Rayong, located in Thailand's Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC). With over 140 years of

EEC Management Committee Officially Approves 9 Hemaraj Industrial Estates as Special Industrial General—11 May 18

WHA Corporation PCL (WHA Group), Thailand's leader in fully-integrated logistics and industrial facilities solutions, is pleased to announce that the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) Management Committee, has officially approved another 8 Hemaraj

ดัชนีความเชื่อมั่นอนาคตเศรษฐกิจภูมิภาค (Thai Regional Economic Sentiment Index: RSI) ทั่วไป—28 Jun 18

"ดัชนี RSI เดือนมิถุนายน 2561 ชี้แนวโน้มอนาคตเศรษฐกิจดีขึ้นทุกภูมิภาค นำโดยภาคกลาง ภาคตะวันออก และภาคตะวันออกเฉียงเหนือ" นายพรชัย ฐีระเวช ที่ปรึกษาด้านเศรษฐกิจการเงิน พร้อมด้วย นายศรพล ตุลยะเสถียร ผู้อำนวยการสำนักนโยบายเศรษฐกิจมหภาค

Photo Release: KResearch revises upward its 2018 economic growth forecast to 4.5 Stcoks—28 Jun 18

At KBank Phahon Yothin Building, Dr. Charl Kengchon (third from right), KResearch Managing Director, and other executives recently held a press conference to announce a newly revised economic growth forecast for 2018 at 4.5 percent, up over the 4.0

KBank Private Banking Service and Lombard Odier boost investment products. These products are Stcoks—27 Jun 18

Private Banking Service of KASIKORNBANK (KBank) and Lombard Odier expect a promising outlook for the global economy without any sign of economic crisis in the US, Europe, China and emerging markets, based on an in-depth analysis of Dr. Samy Chaar, top

IMF Staff Concludes Visit to Ghana Stcoks—27 Jun 18

A team from the International Monetary Fund (IMF), led by Annalisa Fedelino, visited Accra from June 20-26, 2018, to discuss recent economic developments and the outlook for the remainder of the year, and take stock of performance to date under the

IMF Executive Board Completes First Review Under the Extended Credit Facility and Approves Stcoks—26 Jun 18

On June 25, 2018, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) completed the first review of Guinea's economic performance under the program supported by an Extended Credit Facility (ECF). Completion of this review enables the immediate

มหาวิทยาลัยเศรษฐศาสตร์และธุรกิจแห่งเวียนนาตั้งสถาบันวิจัยเศรษฐศาสตร์คริปโตที่ใหญ่ที่สุดในโลก หุ้น—25 Jun 18

เมื่อต้นปีที่ผ่านมา มหาวิทยาลัยเศรษฐศาสตร์และธุรกิจแห่งเวียนนา (WU) ได้จัดตั้งสถาบันวิจัยเศรษฐศาสตร์คริปโตขึ้น ด้วยการรวบรวมนักวิจัยที่มีความเชี่ยวชาญในหลากหลายสาขาวิทยาการเกือบ 30 ท่านจาก 8 สาขาวิชา [https://www.wu.ac.at/cryptoeconomics/team/]

Research Institute for Cryptoeconomics at WU Stcoks—25 Jun 18

Early this year, WU established the Research Institute for Cryptoeconomics, concentrating the interdisciplinary expertise of approximately 30 researchers from eight departments [https://www.wu.ac.at/cryptoeconomics/team/] in the field of blockchain

World Bank Rwanda Economic Update Stcoks—22 Jun 18

KIGALI, June 21, 2018--Rwanda's annual growth reached 6.1% in the second half of 2017, thanks to improved export performance, revitalized agriculture and resumption of growth in private consumption, according to the 12thedition of the World Bank Rwanda

IMF Executive Board Concludes Article IV Consultation with Lebanon Stcoks—22 Jun 18

On May 11, 2018, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV consultation [1] with Lebanon. Lebanon's economic growth remains low, estimated at about 1-1.5 percent in 2017 and 2018. The traditional drivers of

Photo Release: EXIM Thailand Welcomes Delegation from Bhutanese Ministry of Economic Stcoks—21 Jun 18

Dr. Rak Vorrakitpokatorn (center), Senior Executive Vice President of Export-Import Bank of Thailand (EXIM Thailand), recently welcomed representatives from the Department of Trade, Ministry of Economic Affairs, the Kingdom of Bhutan, on their visit to

IMF Holds Informal Board Briefing on the Democratic Republic of the Stcoks—21 Jun 18

On June 15, 2018, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) was briefed on economic developments in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, whose Article IV consultation is delayed by 19 months. Informal sessions to brief the Board based

Ugandan Agriculture Must Commercialize to Drive Economic Growth and Reduce Stcoks—20 Jun 18

KAMPALA, June 19, 2018—The Government of Uganda and the World Bank today launched "Closing the potential performance divide in Ugandan agriculture" report that provides an unprecedented review of the structural context of Ugandan agriculture, its

Report: Persistent Conflict and Instability Hamper the Recovery of the Central African Stcoks—20 Jun 18

BANGUI, June 19, 2018 – According to the first issue of the Central African Republic (CAR) Economic Update published today by the World Bank, the deterioration in security conditions and the humanitarian situation is dampening hopes for a robust