Emerging Asia continues to drive global growth but it must ramp up productivity to graduate to high-income status, the Asian Development Bank warned.
Lazada and Unilever have signed an agreement to work together to command the regional online retail market.
Four years after being accused of a fatal hit-and-run the heir to the Red Bull energy drink fortune isn't laying low,
The prosecution of Red Bull heir Vorayuth "Boss" Yoovidhya, however, has been delayed for close to five years.
Macroeconomic data shows little evidence of Chinese currency manipulation despite Trump's claims, according to S&P Global Ratings.
*From Oslo to Sydney, city ties with government strained. OSLO, March 13- Cities from Oslo to Sydney are setting goals to curb climate change that exceed national targets, causing tensions with central governments about who controls policy over green energy and transport and construction. Although there are no officially collated statistics available, many...
Buoyed by foreign interest in its Thai property projects amid burgeoning tourist arrivals, property developer Sansiri is expanding internationally.
Sansiri is taking a cautious approach to international expansion while taking on diversified segments in its home market, says CEO Apichart Chutrakul.
As real-estate developer Sansiri expands internationally, CEO Apichart Chutrakul explains how the easing of Singapore property restrictions may boost demand.
BANGKOK, March 7- Thailand's transport authorities have begun a crackdown on drivers for ride-hailing services Uber and Grab and want the military government to ban them, a transport official said on Tuesday. U.S.-based Uber has faced regulatory hurdles around the world and when it began operating in Thailand in 2014 the Department of Land Transport said its...
Wealth-seekers should look to help others instead of focusing on themselves, according to self-made multi-millionaire Chatri Sityodtong.
Singapore, China, Japan and Thailand each boasted nine restaurants on the annual list.
*Q4 GDP +0.4 pct q/q sa, vs +0.6 pct in poll. *Q4 GDP +3.0 pct y/y, same as poll forecast. BANGKOK, Feb 20- Thailand's economy expanded less than expected in the last quarter of 2016 and the government left its forecast for growth this year unchanged, indicating recovery will remain a slow process.
Singapore is easing its obsession on grades to focus on life-long learning as the country takes on new challenges in today's economic climate.
Markets will be watching for the outcome from the first monetary policy meetings of the year from India, Thailand, the Philippines and New Zealand
Trump's Friday directive put a 120- day hold on allowing refugees into the country, an indefinite ban on refugees from Syria and a 90- day bar on citizens from Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen. In Muslim-majority Malaysia, the group CEO of Asia's largest budget airline, AirAsia, suggested countries in the 10- member Association of Southeast Asian...
Idyllic beaches, famed cuisine and warm hospitality are the pillars of Thailand's tourism industry. Music festivals could join that list.
Floods in the world’s largest natural rubber producer Thailand are expected to boost the price of a commodity that is vital to tire production.
SINGAPORE, Jan 23- Siam Commercial Bank Pcl has begun to formally seek bids for its life insurance business in a sale that could raise about $3 billion for Thailand's third-biggest lender, said people with knowledge of the process. Thailand caps foreign companies' stakes in domestic insurance ventures at 49 percent, but lawyers said Thailand recently amended...
SINGAPORE, Jan 23- Siam Commercial Bank Pcl has begun to formally seek bids for its life insurance business in a sale that could raise about $3 billion for Thailand's third-biggest lender, said people with knowledge of the process. Thailand caps foreign companies' stakes in domestic insurance ventures at 49 percent, but may permit higher holdings on a...