The Nation (Thailand)

BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak and Ren Zhengfei, the CEO and founder of Huawei, witnessed the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the Chinese tech giant and Thai government agencies, at Shenzhen city in China.

BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - IMF says that the external downside risks to the outlook stem from a possible further deepening of US-China trade tensions, weaker-than-expected growth of key trading partners, higher oil prices, and a disorderly Brexit. 

BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - Two memoranda of understanding (MoU) were signed  by Veerathai Santiprabhob, governor of the Bank of Thailand, and his Myanmar counterpart U Kyaw Kyaw Maung on October 18 during the IMF-World Bank meeting in the US.

BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - President of Thai Airways International (THAI),Sumeth Damrongchaitham, has said that THAI is looking into the shutting down of six flight routes to 4 Indochinese countries, namely Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam and Myanmar.

BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - Due to the US-China trade war, an increasing number of manufacturers are moving their production bases from China and Hong Kong to Thailand.

BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha said that he expected the State Railway of Thailand (SRT) and the Charoen Pokphand-led consortium to sign a contract to develop a high-speed train project linking three major international airports.

BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - Piyabutr Saengkanokkul, Future Forward Party's secretary-general said that the remarks of Army chief General Apirat Kongsompong on politicians, academics and national security could deepen the divide in the country and spark a clash of generations.

BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - Nang Phya Ka-Pheuk, an  icon of Buddhist folklore, which is directly translated as “great white crow”, has been crafted on a wax castle to be exhibited to mark the end of Buddhist Lent on October 12 at Phra That Choeng Chum temple in Sakon Nakhon province.

BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - The World Bank had predicted in April that Thai economy would this year expand 3.8 per cent, later in July it revised down its forecast to 3.5 per cent. 

BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - A barricade will be erected to prevent other wildlife from falling in, said Natural Resources and Environment Minister Varawut Silpa-archa.