BANGKOK Thailand expects to receive 1,200 foreign visitors in both November and December, after a slight easing of travel curbs aimed at generating some income until a ban on mass tourism is lifted, its tourism authority chief said on Friday.
BANGKOK, Nov 27 Thailand expects to receive
1,200 foreign visitors in both November and December, after a
slight easing of travel curbs aimed at generating some income
until a ban on mass tourism is lifted, its tourism authority
chief said on Friday.
BANGKOK Thailand's economy has passed its lowest point and is expected to contract less than previously expected this year due to a recovery in consumption, senior officials said.
SINGAPORE/BANGKOK Asia's retail traders are trimming exposure to China before Tuesday's U.S. election, lifting short bets on U.S. stocks and keeping cash on hand, brokerages say, as even some of the most risk-tolerant investors turn cautious.
BANGKOK A pandemic-exacerbated surge in Thai bad loans to nine-year highs and the end of a debt payment holiday are prompting buyers of distressed debt to embark on a shopping spree in Southeast Asia's second-biggest economy.
BANGKOK, Oct 16 Thailand's central bank will not
extend a broad-based debt moratorium but will introduce targeted
measures to help debtors affected by the coronavirus pandemic,
an assistant governor said on Friday.
* Says to preserve limited policy room for most effective
BANGKOK, Oct 8 Foreign investors are likely to
continue buying Thai bonds in the final quarter of 2020 because
of relatively higher returns and the country's strong foreign
reserves and fiscal position, an industry body said on Thursday.
BANGKOK, Oct 5 Thailand's king has approved
Arkhom Termpittayapaisith as the country's new finance minister,
as widely expected, the official Royal Gazette said, handing him
the task of steering Southeast Asia's second-largest economy
through the coronavirus pandemic.
* Public debt to rise, but still manageable - planning