Click for Bangkok, Thailand Forecast

Category: ThailandSubscribe via RSS Feed

Timeline uncertain for Thailand election

Timeline uncertain for Thailand election

05-May-2011 Intellasia | The Wall Street Journal | 7:37 AM

Thailand’s Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva said Tuesday he has not yet submitted a royal decree seeking to dissolve parliament to the Thai king. House Speaker Chai [...]
» More

Thailand’s BOT takes hawkish stand in fight against inflation

04-May-2011 Intellasia | The Nation | 5:15 PM

The Bank of Thailand has its monetary guns trained squarely at inflation, as it fears that a continued rise in the global prices of food and crude oil could fuel local price [...]
» More

Thai king recovering after spinal tap procedure

Thai king recovering after spinal tap procedure

04-May-2011 Intellasia | AP | 2:38 PM

Thailand’s 83-year-old King Bhumibol Adulyadej is recovering from a medical procedure to relieve a condition that made him walk unsteadily. The Royal Household Bureau [...]
» More

US interests in Thailand on high alert

04-May-2011 Intellasia | Bangkok Post | 7:01 AM

Police have beefed up security for US citizens and interests in Bangkok in the wake of al-Qaeda terrorist group leader Osama bin Laden’s reported death. US President [...]
» More

Thailand poised for painful price shocks

04-May-2011 Intellasia | Bangkok Post | 7:01 AM

Thailand will inevitably suffer impacts from higher energy prices unless it improves existing regulations and removes price distortions to enhance energy efficiency, say [...]
» More

Transfield Services Infrastructure Fund backs offer from Thailand’s Ratchaburi

03-May-2011 Intellasia | The Australian | 7:13 AM

TRANSFIELD Services Infrastructure Fund has recommended shareholders accept a bid by Thailand’s Ratchaburi Electricity Generating Holding for a controlling stake in the [...]
» More

Thai army flexes muscles ahead of election

03-May-2011 Intellasia | Channel News Asia | 7:13 AM

BANGKOK: With elections looming, Thailand’s army is putting on a show of strength that has added to uncertainty about whether the vote will actually go ahead in the [...]
» More

Sugar extends decline on Thailand crop; coffee, cocoa advance

02-May-2011 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 7:01 AM

Sugar capped the longest slump in almost a year on signs that output will surge in Thailand, the world’s second-biggest exporter. Coffee and cocoa advanced. [...]
» More

Disaster in Japan slows car production in Thailand

30-Apr-2011 Intellasia | Pattaya Mail | 7:01 AM

Japanese car makers plan to cut their production in Thailand to 50 percent due to the shortage of imported parts caused by the devastation in Japan, according to the Ministry [...]
» More

Thailand’s BoT holds growth view

30-Apr-2011 Intellasia | Bangkok Post | 7:01 AM

The Bank of Thailand has maintained its view that the risk of oil-driven inflation still outweighs the downside risk of economic growth this year. In its latest Inflation [...]
» More

Thailand says inflation risks exceed threats to growth as output tumbles

30-Apr-2011 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 7:01 AM

Thailand’s borrowing costs are inappropriate as inflation risks exceed threats to growth, the central bank said as the government predicted industrial output will [...]
» More

Thailand to delay development of nuclear power

29-Apr-2011 Intellasia | Wall Street Journal | 7:01 AM

Thailand will delay the commercial startup of five planned nuclear-power plants by three years because of safety concerns following the nuclear crisis in Japan. Energy [...]
» More

Sugar drops as Thailand expects output surge; cocoa, coffee fall

29-Apr-2011 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 7:01 AM

Sugar fell for a third straight day after Thailand, the world’s biggest exporter after Brazil, said shipments will rise more than forecast to a record. Coffee and cocoa [...]
» More

Thai centralbank sees volatile inflows, price pressures in H2

27-Apr-2011 Intellasia | Reuters | 4:59 PM

The Bank of Thailand expects continued volatility in flows of global capital and inflationary pressure in the second half of this year, central bank governor Prasarn [...]
» More

Political party aligned with Thailand’s ‘Yellow Shirts’ to skip elections

26-Apr-2011 Intellasia | The Canadian Press | 7:01 AM

The political party aligned with Thailand’s royalist “Yellow Shirt” group decided Sunday not to contest general elections expected in July. New Politics [...]
» More