The Nation (Thailand)
BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - Bangkok Bank Plc entered into a conditional share purchase agreement with Standard Chartered Bank (Standard Chartered) and PT Astra International Tbk (Astra) to acquire their aggregate 89.12 per cent shareholding in Indonesian bank Permata Tbk (Permata).
BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - In a supplement to its Asian Development Outlook 2019 Update released in September, ADB now expects gross domestic product (GDP) in the region to expand 5.2 per cent in both 2019 and 2020.
BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - Thailand's Election Commission has petitioned the Constitutional Court to dissolve Future Forward Party (FFP) over its leader Thanathorn's loan
BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - The Department of Business Development has already removed 45 restricted business types from the list to make things easier for foreigners, who want to work in these fields in Thailand.
BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - Thailand has potential to become the regional hub due to its high demand of LNG and its geographical location as the centre of countries with high LNG demand, namely China, India, Japan, Cambodia, and Vietnam.
BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit, the leader of Future Forward Party (FWP), has asked the Defence Ministry about its budget use.
BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - The value of merchandise exports continued to contract, mainly due to the economic slowdown of trading partners, consistent with deterioration in manufacturing production and private investment indicators.
BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - BioThai Foundation, a strong supporter of the ban, released an analysis report titled “36 days to cancel glyphosate ban” which identified the four factors behind the postponement.