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Prospects await in 'land of diversity'

Prospects await in 'land of diversity'

India offers promise to Thai firms, but protectionist policies pose a challenge.

06:11
Regulator eyes tariff to boost clean energy

Regulator eyes tariff to boost clean energy

The Energy Regulatory Commission is working on a "green tariff" that will determine the price of power bills for factory owners that need to use clean energy to achieve carbon neutrality.

04:30

EXCHANGE RATE

Currency/Baht
Buy (Baht)
Sell (Baht)
EUR
35.3951
36.1295
GBP
40.3285
41.1689
HKD
4.1578
4.2370
JPY
24.9883
25.6971
USD
32.7008
33.0269
CNY
4.7975
4.9418
Source: Bank of thailand (30 Jan 2023)

SET

SET
1,681.30
-
SET50
1,003.12
-
SET100
2,258.37
-
sSET
1,106.20
-
SETCLMV
1,013.39
-
SETHD
1,206.20
-
SETTHSI
1,067.62
-
Source: settrade.com (30 Jan 2023)
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06:11

Prospects await in 'land of diversity'

India offers promise to Thai firms, but protectionist policies pose a challenge.

06:11
Prospects await in 'land of diversity'
05:36

Customer expectations transform training

Shortcomings of online courses provide an important lesson about disruption for every industry.

05:36
Customer expectations transform training
05:29

Evaluating the impact of ChatGPT

The immediate popularity of the AI chatbot upon launch has several industry analysts and academics musing on its usefulness.

05:29
The impact of ChatGPT
04:39

Illicit bank accounts face legal crackdown

The Finance Ministry has instructed the Fiscal Policy Office to find ways to tackle fraudsters' use of nominees to open bank accounts.

04:39
Illicit bank accounts face legal crackdown
04:30

Regulator eyes tariff to boost clean energy

The Energy Regulatory Commission is working on a "green tariff" that will determine the price of power bills for factory owners that need to use clean energy to achieve carbon neutrality.

04:30
Regulator eyes tariff to boost clean energy
04:30

CRC allots hefty budget for department store makeovers

Central Department Store Co under Central Retail Corporation Plc (CRC) plans to allocate billions of baht to renovate Central and Robinson branches this year.

04:30
CRC allots hefty budget for department store makeovers
04:30

FTI upbeat on motorcycles

The Federation of Thai Industries (FTI) estimates motorcycle production will grow by 4.17% year-on-year to 2.1 million units in 2023 despite concerns over a global economic slowdown.

04:30
FTI upbeat on motorcycles
29 Jan 2023

US trade shifts on Covid and China tensions, but no 'decoupling' yet

US trade flows are realigning on the back of pandemic shocks and tensions with China, but efforts to reduce interdependence between the superpowers have not brought a swift decoupling.

29 Jan 2023 3
US trade shifts on Covid and China tensions, but no 'decoupling' yet
29 Jan 2023

Committee supports Turkey FTA

The Fourth Meeting of the Thai-Turkish Joint Committee on Economic and Technical Cooperation (JETC) has agreed to help expedite negotiations for a free trade agreement (FTA) between Thailand and Turkey.

29 Jan 2023 2
29 Jan 2023

China-Laos-Thailand rail link plans up for talks

Thailand and Laos are in talks about the potential of a China-Laos-Thailand railway link which could reduce cargo transport costs by 30%-50% in three to five years.

29 Jan 2023 6
China-Laos-Thailand rail link plans up for talks

EXCHANGE RATE

Currency/Baht
Buy (Baht)
Sell (Baht)
EUR
35.3951
36.1295
GBP
40.3285
41.1689
HKD
4.1578
4.2370
JPY
24.9883
25.6971
USD
32.7008
33.0269
CNY
4.7975
4.9418
Source: Bank of thailand (30 Jan 2023)

SET

SET
1,681.30
-
SET50
1,003.12
-
SET100
2,258.37
-
sSET
1,106.20
-
SETCLMV
1,013.39
-
SETHD
1,206.20
-
SETTHSI
1,067.62
-
Source: settrade.com (30 Jan 2023)