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Nestle to buy renewable energy from Egat

Nestle to buy renewable energy from Egat

Nestle (Thai), a consumer goods manufacturer and marketer, plans to focus more on clean energy for its operations, working with the state-run Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (Egat) as its trade and energy partner.

19:32
BoT ready to adjust if necessary

BoT ready to adjust if necessary

Bank of Thailand policy makers stuck by a pledge that monetary tightening should be gradual and measured, but noted it could be adjusted should the growth and inflation outlook change, minutes of their last meeting show.

16:14 1

Yala durian registered as GI product

A type of durian unique to the southern border province of Yala has been given official geographical indication (GI) designation, which should help sales and increase growers’ income, according to Deputy Commerce Minister Sinit Lertkrai.

18:20
Yala durian registered as GI product

Gradual tightening

Thailand's rate committee stuck by a pledge that monetary tightening would be gradual and measured, but noted it could be adjusted should the growth and inflation outlook shift from assessments.

11:30 1
Gradual tightening

EXCHANGE RATE

Currency/Baht
Buy (Baht)
Sell (Baht)
EUR
35.5761
36.3325
GBP
39.9823
40.8335
HKD
4.2309
4.3121
JPY
25.2150
25.9502
USD
33.3506
33.6782
CNY
4.8762
5.0135
Source: Bank of thailand (8 Feb 2023)

SET

SET
1,670.34
-10.15
SET50
992.32
-5.93
SET100
2,237.69
-14.79
sSET
1,116.45
-9.85
SETCLMV
1,004.66
-3.77
SETHD
1,186.79
-4.63
SETTHSI
1,058.58
-5.42
Source: settrade.com (8 Feb 2023)
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19:32

Nestle to buy renewable energy from Egat

Nestle (Thai), a consumer goods manufacturer and marketer, plans to focus more on clean energy for its operations, working with the state-run Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (Egat) as its trade and energy partner.

19:32
Nestle to buy renewable energy from Egat
18:20

Yala durian registered as GI product

A type of durian unique to the southern border province of Yala has been given official geographical indication (GI) designation, which should help sales and increase growers’ income, according to Deputy Commerce Minister Sinit Lertkrai.

18:20
Yala durian registered as GI product
16:14

BoT ready to adjust if necessary

Bank of Thailand policy makers stuck by a pledge that monetary tightening should be gradual and measured, but noted it could be adjusted should the growth and inflation outlook change, minutes of their last meeting show.

16:14 1
BoT ready to adjust if necessary
11:30

Monetary tightening faces challenges - Bank of Thailand

Thailand's rate committee stuck by a pledge that monetary tightening would be gradual and measured, but noted it could be adjusted should the growth and inflation outlook shift from assessments.

11:30 1
Gradual tightening
05:37

Valentine's spending to hit B2.39bn

Spending on Valentine's Day this year is projected to top 2.39 billion baht, jumping 57.1% from last year and the first increase in five years.

05:37 5
Valentine's spending to hit B2.39bn
04:49

Foreign funds flock to Asia amid economic recovery

Foreign funds continued to flow into Asian stock markets in January, backed by the economic recovery and China's reopening.

04:49 1
Foreign funds flock to Asia amid economic recovery
04:40

Markets meant to limit climate change

Attempts to reduce carbon dioxide emissions are not restricted to environmental and technological approaches, as economic instruments are meant to support campaigns against global warming.

04:40 6
Carbon credit trading
04:34

Banks strike back at cybercriminals

The local banking industry is developing the technological infrastructure to prevent cybercrime in the hard-hit financial sector.

04:34 12
Banks strike back at cybercriminals
04:12

Higher tax perks for films

The cabinet approved increasing tax incentives for foreign film shoots in Thailand, aiming to promote shooting and production in the country.

04:12 3
Higher tax perks for films
04:00

Thai hotels set sights on global growth

Thai hospitality is globally recognised for its unique service standards, which have assisted many homegrown hotel companies in their international expansion over the past few decades.

04:00
Thai hotels set sights on global growth

EXCHANGE RATE

Currency/Baht
Buy (Baht)
Sell (Baht)
EUR
35.5761
36.3325
GBP
39.9823
40.8335
HKD
4.2309
4.3121
JPY
25.2150
25.9502
USD
33.3506
33.6782
CNY
4.8762
5.0135
Source: Bank of thailand (8 Feb 2023)

SET

SET
1,670.34
-10.15
SET50
992.32
-5.93
SET100
2,237.69
-14.79
sSET
1,116.45
-9.85
SETCLMV
1,004.66
-3.77
SETHD
1,186.79
-4.63
SETTHSI
1,058.58
-5.42
Source: settrade.com (8 Feb 2023)