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  • First cargo of imported palm oil arrives

    30 Jan 2015 : The first 9,000 tonnes of imported crude palm oil intended to ease a supply shortage arrived a port in Samut Prakan on Friday and will be distributed to refineries for eventual bottling as cooking oil.

  • CNG price up by 50 satang a kilo

    30 Jan 2015 : The National Energy Policy Council (NEPC) has increased the price of compressed natural gas for vehicles by 50 satang a kilogramme to 13 baht, effective on Saturday, Energy Minister Narongchai Akrasanee said.

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  • Beverages

    ThaiBev lays out blueprint for success

    11 Dec 2014 : Thapana Sirivadhanabhakdi, president and chief executive of Thai Beverage Plc (ThaiBev), has revealed his blueprint for turning the company into a leading beverage producer in Asean.

  • SET mulls next step for gold

    11 Dec 2014 : Talks with major gold dealers over management of a proposed physical gold exchange have failed so far, and the Stock Exchange of Thailand is set to decide its next move early next year.


    Officials to meet on Dawei's initial phase

    11 Dec 2014 : Officials from Myanmar and Thailand will meet next month to approve the framework of the initial phase of the delayed Dawei development project.

  • agriculture

    Cane farmers crushed over shortage

    11 Dec 2014 : Sugar-cane planters have urged the Industry Ministry to seek a solution to the shortage of cane-crushing facilities in Sa Kaeo.

  • Minebea to expand Thai production

    11 Dec 2014 : Minebea Group, a ball bearing and electronic parts maker, plans to expand its production to serve increasing demand in the aviation industry.

  • beverages

    Sappe to ramp up output

    11 Dec 2014 : Sappe Plc, a maker of healthy drinks, expects revenue growth of 20% next year and 100% in 2017 after ramping up production capacity in the first half of 2015.

  • by  invitation

    Divergence is the name of the economic game

    11 Dec 2014 : In the coming year, "divergence" will be a major global economic theme, applying to economic trends, policies and performance. As the year progresses, these divergences will become increasingly difficult to reconcile, leaving policymakers with one option: overcome the obstacles that have so far impeded effective action, or risk allowing their economies to be destabilised.

  • Ookbee urges VAT exemption

    11 Dec 2014 : E-books could become cheaper if a value-added tax (VAT) exemption is applied next year, says Thailand's largest digital publication platform.

  • retail

    Dean & Deluca adds Canadian brew to offerings

    11 Dec 2014 : Dean & Deluca (Thailand) Ltd has added a premium beer to its portfolio to increase its strength as competition in the retail market intensifies.

  • Executive Briefcase

    Timeless virtues for modern corporate leaders

    11 Dec 2014 : The birthday of His Majesty the King, which people across Thailand celebrated last week, provides an opportunity to reflect on all the great things our beloved king has done for our country and his people. During his 68-year reign, His Majesty has shared his views on numerous important issues and performed as a role model for us.

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