Thai government offers 60 billion baht in savings bonds to the public

The Public Debt Management Office at the Finance Ministry will offer 60 billion baht in government savings bonds for public subscription, starting on December 7th.   Deputy government spokesperson Rachada Dhnadirek said that the “Sukjai Hai Om” (Happy Saver) bonds will be available with a 3-year maturity period, which carry a fixed interest rate of […]

FPT Software Opens New Office in Thailand, Targeting the Country’s Top 30 IT Companies

BANGKOK, FPT Software, Vietnam’s leading IT solutions provider, has recently announced the opening of a new office in Bangkok, Thailand. This branch, targeting the top 30 IT companies in Thailand, assists FPT Software’s strategic move to expand its global footprint.   The inauguration was attended by the Ambassador of the S.R. of Vietnam to Thailand, […]

Thailand’s car sales for the first ten months jump 17%

Domestic car sales in Thailand, in the first ten months of 2022, were 698,305 vehicles, representing a 17.09% increase, compared to the same period last year, according to the Federation of Thai Industries (FTI).   1,496,591 motorcycles were sold, an increase of 13.68% over the same period last year.   800,672 completely-built cars, worth about […]

Thailand’s economic think tank predicts 3.2% growth this year

Bolstered by recovery in the tourism sector, Thailand’s economic growth for the whole of 2022 is forecast to be 3.2%, without further need for major economic stimulus packages, according to the National Economic and Social Development Council (NESDC).   NESDC Secretary-General Danucha Pichayanan said that growth in the third quarter of this year is expected […]