Export projection this year at 2% growth

Posted at January 12, 2016

Chairman of the Federation of Thai Industries (FTI) Suphan Mongkolsuthee stated that Thai exports should expand by 2% this year following a 5% contraction last year. He said the slowdown of the Chinese economy of which its expansion was a powerhouse for regional and the country’s export growth in the past several years will not […]

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8 ministries to set aside budget to buy rubber

Posted at January 11, 2016

Government spokesman Maj-Gen Sansern Kaewkamnerd said the Transport, Interior, Public Health, Education, Defence, Industry, Commerce and Agriculture ministries would report to the office of the secretary-general of the cabinet the exact amount of rubber that they want to purchase. The spokesman said that rubber sheets now are priced at 34 baht/kg. It is not known […]

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Oil prices to be cut 30-50 satang tomorrow

Posted at January 8, 2016

But price of E85 will remain the same. New prices of oil will be as follow, Benzene 95- 30.46 baht, Gasohol 95- 23.50 baht, Gasohol 91- 23.08 baht, E 20- 21.14 baht, E85 – 18.09 baht,.and Diesel – 20.09 baht. The post Oil prices to be cut 30-50 satang tomorrow appeared first on Thai PBS […]

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Central bank says foreign reserves drop 900 million US dollars

Posted at January 8, 2016

The adjusted foreign reserves were based on today’s foreign exchange rate of 36.25 baht for one dollar. Net forward, meanwhile, increased US$300 million to US$ 11.7 billion compared to US$11.4 billion a week earlier. Net foreign reserves now stand at US$168.2 billion. Currency analysts attributed the drop in foreign reserves to continuing baht weakening in […]

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