SET and strategic alliances enhance “Happy Money” project to build financial literacy for Thais nationwide

BANGKOK, April 22, 2021 – The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) has strengthened partnership with private and public sectors to enhance the current “Happy Money” financial planning project, with an aim to provide financial planning knowledge and pass on healthy financial habits to Thai people. Finance Minister Arkhom Termpittayapaisith today presided over the launch ceremony […]

Thailand Remains a Good Place to Do Business

Governor of the Bank of Thailand Dr. Sethaput Suthiwartnarueput stated that, despite COVID-19 impacts on the Thai economy, Thailand remains a good place to do business because of at least three reasons.   The first reason is the country’s resiliency. Thailand has an economy that is very resilient and has been able to withstand a […]

Joining hands with businesses to scale up climate conscious agriculture

Why implementing a systems-wide approach and boosting private sector engagement in agriculture and land-use is part of the climate solution. While responsible for two thirds of global agricultural GDP (Gross Domestic Product), Asian agriculture is one of the most vulnerable economic sectors in the world to climate change. With its diverse landscape and livelihoods, sheepherders […]

Northeastern Thailand to Become Key Player in the Global Market

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Don Pramudwinai has showcased the strengths of Thailand’s northeastern (Isan) provinces to become key players in the country’s supply chain and in the global market.   The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, together with the Ministry of Interior and the Tourism Authority of Thailand, on 2 April 2021 co-hosted the […]

Cryptocurrency gains momentum in Thailand, across globe     

Proponents of cryptocurrency are celebrating after the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) reached a conclusion on how to regulate trading of the asset in Thailand. “Very glad to see this outcome. It seems to be a very highly anticipated decision, and a lot of members of the public have written to the SEC regarding this […]

First foreign tourists in over a year arrive in Phuket

A group of foreign tourists, mostly German, arrived on Thailand’s popular resort island of Phuket on Saturday. They are the first in more than a year. They are here under the “Sandbox” travel bubble program, which is aimed at gradually reopening Thailand to foreign arrivals as the COVID-19 situation improves. The visitors flew from Frankfurt […]