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ECONOMIC GROWTH Press Releases

Standard Chartered Bank: Global Central Banks to Turn More Dovish But Thai Central Bank Likely to Go Against Tide Stcoks—30 Apr 19

Standard Chartered Bank expects the rest of 2019 to be marked by improving news and economic growth, supported by more dovish central banks and well-anchored inflation. "Concerns about the key risks outlined last year have receded as US-China trade

Bangkok Bank reports first quarter 2019 net profit of Baht 9,028 million Stcoks—19 Apr 19

Thailand's economic growth in 2019 is expected to be 3.8 percent, decreasing from 4.1 percent in 2018. Amid slower world trade and risks from the US trade policies, exports declined for the first two months of the year. This has squeezed manufacturing

EIC revises down Thai GDP growth in 2019 to 3.6% due to export slowdown amidst heightened global Stcoks—10 Apr 19

EIC revises down GDP growth in 2019 to 3.6% from the previous forecast of 3.8% to reflect a lower growth of Thailand's exports due mainly to global economic slowdown. Global economic growth is projected to decelerate more than previously expected and to

Meeting Rising Asian Market Demands, Tongxing Technology to Introduce Full Range of CNC Machinery Events—04 Mar 19

Robust economic growth in Southeast and South Asian countries is reflected in the growing number of registered buyers attending the 2019 International Signs and LED Exhibition (ISLE 2019), which is set to take place from March 3 to 6 at the Canton Fair

อธิบดีกรมการค้าต่างประเทศ กระทรวงพาณิชย์ เป็นพ่องานนำทัพจัดกิจกรรมเจรจาจับคู่ธุรกิจ ปฏิทินข่าว—15 Feb 19

นายอดุลย์ โชตินิสากรณ์ อธิบดีกรมการค้าต่างประเทศเป็นพ่องานนำทัพจัดงานหุ้นส่วนเศรษฐกิจชายแดนไทย-กัมพูชา ระหว่างวันที่ 25-26 กุมภาพันธ์ 2562 ภายใต้แนวคิด "Forging Ahead Towards Sustainable Economic Growth" ซึ่งภายใต้งาน ประกอบด้วย

Thailand Investment Year Sets to Accelerate Economic Shift and Boost Economic Events—11 Feb 19

Thailand is making a remarkable move to stimulate big investments in technology-advanced targeted industries that will drive economic transformation and support investors' success. "Thailand Investment Year" incentive package by Thailand Board of

Standard Chartered Bank: 2019 Global Economic Growth Expected to Ease Stcoks—24 Jan 19

he tide is going out for the global economy. Standard Chartered Bank expects the world growth to ease modestly to 3.6% in 2019 from 3.8% in 2018. Synchronised global growth at the beginning of 2018 has given way to more divergent growth trends. Several

Bangkok Bank reports 2018 net profit of Baht 35,330 million Stcoks—21 Jan 19

Thailand's economic growth in 2018 is expected to be 4.1 percent, up from 3.9 percent in 2017. While exports weakened in the second half of the year amid slower world trade and risks from the US trade policies, domestic demand continued to firm up.

Global economic growth expected to slow in 2019 Stcoks—16 Jan 19

The global economy as a whole is expected to slow in 2019 as G7 countries return to long-run average growth rates, according to new projections from PwC in its latest Global Economy Watch. PwC expects that the pick up in growth of most major economies

January 2019 Investor Confidence Index remains neutral as it falls for the third straight month due Stcoks—10 Jan 19

"January 2019 Investor Confidence Index remains neutral as it falls for the third straight month due to concerns over US trade policy, capital flows after US and Thai policy rate increases, and weaker global economic growth forecasts. Nevertheless,

Osotspa to help boost economic growth by teaming up with Thongfah (Blue Flag) Pracharat projects to Events—24 Dec 18

Osotspa Public Company Limited, or OSP, has reinforced its commitment to supporting the government's efforts to drive growth by teaming up with the Ministry of Commerce to offer Thais selected, high-quality goods through several initiatives including: 1)

Thai-listed securities 9-month earnings up 13 pct to THB 759 bln Stcoks—26 Nov 18

- Nine-month total sales up 11.82 pct to THB 8.62 trillion, propelled by momentum of Thailand's continued economic growth Securities listed on The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) reported a net profit of THB 759.13 billion (approx. USD 23 billion) in

EXIM Thailand Finances Bangkok Airways Acquisition of Aircraft to Serve Route Expansion and Stcoks—26 Sep 18

Mr. Pisit Serewiwattana, President of Export-Import Bank of Thailand (EXIM Thailand), and Mr. Puttipong Prasarttong-Osoth, President of Bangkok Airways Public Company Limited, signed a financial facility agreement at Bangkok Airways' Head Office on

Focus on China-CEE Cooperation During Prague Leg of CEIBS Europe Forum Stcoks—26 Sep 18

The historic Prague Castle was the venue for a frank and fruitful discussion on how China and the countries of Central and Eastern Europe can work together to drive mutual economic growth. Attended by about 200 participants, the event saw keynote

Investor Confidence Index for September 2018 up for third consecutive month, staying in neutral Stcoks—10 Sep 18

"Investor Confidence Index for September 2018 up for third consecutive month, staying in neutral zone for fifth month. Domestic economic growth buoys investor confidence while international trade barriers and capital flows negatively impact investor

Public Debt Outstanding Report as of July 31, 2018 General—06 Sep 18

Public Debt to GDP as of July 31, 2018 was at 40.88% of GDP. The Government borrowed to boost the economy and lay the foundations for long-term economic growth, which included the disbursement for public infrastructure investment projects, such as, Mass

Thai listed securities post H1 net profits up 7.6 pct to THB 551 bln Stcoks—22 Aug 18

- H1 total sales up 9 pct to THB 5.9 trillion, propelled by higher oil price and improved economic growth. Securities listed on The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) delivered an aggregate net profit of THB 551 billion (approx. USD 16.7 billion) for

August 2018 Confidence Index up for the second month and in neutral territory for the fourth Stcoks—06 Aug 18

Paiboon Nalinthrangkurn, Chairman of the Federation of Thai Capital Market Organizations (FETCO), commented on the August 2018 FETCO Investor Confidence Index (ICI): "The Investor Confidence Index for the next three months was up for the second month

CSST Taps Planet for Daily Imagery to Spur Economic Growth in New Zealand IT—31 Jul 18

Planet , an integrated aerospace and data analytics company, and New Zealand's Centre for Space Science Technology (CSST) announce today a partnership to help drive regional economic growth by distributing Planet's daily, global Earth observation data

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

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

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

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

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

Nez Perce County, ID COP Rating Raised To #AA-# From #A+# On Region#s Economic Stcoks—15 Jun 18

CENTENNIAL (S&P Global Ratings) June 14, 2018--S&P Global Ratings raised its underlying rating (SPUR) to 'AA-' from 'A+' on Nez Perce County, Idaho's outstanding certificates of participation (COPs). The outlook is stable. "The raised rating

Vietnams economic prospects improve further, with GDP projected to expand by 6.8 percent in Stcoks—15 Jun 18

Recent growth uptick driven by favorable domestic and external conditions may gradually moderate. Hanoi, June 14, 2018 - Vietnam's economic growth momentum remains robust and is accompanied by broad macroeconomic stability. According to Taking Stock,

Global Migration Can Be a Potent Tool in the Fight to End Poverty Across the WorldNew Stcoks—15 Jun 18

High-income destination countries could realize even bigger gains with efficient labor market policies WASHINGTON, June 14, 2018 – Global migration has lifted millions out of poverty and boosted economic growth, a new World Bank report finds. But

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2017 Article IV Consultation with Tunisia Stcoks—13 Jun 18

On March 23, 2018, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV Consultation with Tunisia. [1] Economic growth almost doubled to 1.9 percent in 2017, as confidence strengthened on the back of improved security and

Mazda responds to Thai governments regional investment hub plan with new global production Automotive—11 Jun 18

Continued popularity of Mazda vehicles in Thailand has enabled the brand to score a 48-per cent growth in May with sales of 5,881 units while year-to-date sales reached 26,886 units, reflecting Thailand's spectacular economic growth in 2018 Mr. Chanchai