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  • Builders eye rebound vs foreign rivals

    27 Feb 2015 : Thai builders, laggards in Southeast Asia the past two years, are poised to rally as the government boosts infrastructure spending to spur the economy, according to UOB Kay Hian Securities (Thailand) Co

  • Derivatives boom seen as rules change

    27 Feb 2015 : Thailand’s money managers may boost their holdings of derivatives and structured notes after rules that restricted their purchases were loosened.

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  • SCB agrees to pay KMITL B1.5bn

    27 Feb 2015 : Siam Commercial Bank (SCB) and King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology Latkrabang (KMITL) has reached an agreement to settle the embezzlement scandal in which around 1.5 billion baht of the institution’s money disappeared from its SCB accounts.

  • Japan output, jobless up; prices down

    27 Feb 2015 : Japan’s industrial output increased the most in more than three years while unemployment worsened, retail sales slid and inflation slowed as the nation released its economic report card for January.

  • FPO: double-digit growth in tourists

    27 Feb 2015 : Tourist arrivals in Thailand are expected to see a double-digit growth this year after plunging 6.66% last year, says the Fiscal Policy Office (FPO).

  • AGRICULTURE

    Pricey rice may mar auction

    27 Feb 2015 : The government's ambitious attempt to sell its rice stocks could hit a snag as demand ebbs for costly Thai grains.

  • rankings

    Five Thais make power list

    27 Feb 2015 : Five Thai women and the two top decision-makers of China's e-commerce giant Alibaba have made it onto this year's Forbes Asia list of 50 Power Businesswomen.

  • insurance

    Krungthai-AXA rises to third

    27 Feb 2015 : Krungthai-AXA Life Insurance seeks to become the largest life insurer for first-year premiums after rising to third, says its top executive.

  • Seafood

    TUF inches closer to world player status with M&As

    27 Feb 2015 : SET-listed Thai Union Frozen Products Plc (TUF) has announced it spent a combined 3.45 billion baht to acquire European fresh and canned seafood producers MerAlliance SAS and King Oscar AS last year.

  • batteries

    Thai Storage to recharge revenue

    27 Feb 2015 : SET-listed Thai Storage Battery (BAT-3K), the maker of automotive batteries, is more optimistic about its revenue this year in light of recoveries in the economy and automotive industry, after its revenue shrank 10% last year.

  • property

    Ananda to keep focus on Greater Bangkok market

    27 Feb 2015 : SET-listed developer Ananda Development Plc (ANAN) plans to launch 12 new projects worth a combined 31.6 billion baht this year.

  • computers

    Lenovo revs up for PC pole position

    27 Feb 2015 : Lenovo, the world's largest computer maker, has earmarked up to 800 million baht for a two-year business enhancement programme aimed at becoming the market leader in Thailand.

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