Private sector backs 2065 green goals

At COP26 last year in Scotland, he said his bank supported the Energy Transition Mechanism (ETM), a combination of controlling or retiring coal-fired power plants and simultaneously developing renewab…

Thai central bank says has acted to curb baht volatility

BANGKOK (Reuters) -Thailand’s central bank has been in the foreign exchange market to reduce currency volatility, the central bank said on Saturday, as the Thai baht currency hovered at 16-year lows…

Thailand remains 43rd in global innovation index

Thailand remains 43rd in global innovation index

Thailand stayed put at 43rd out of 132 economies in the Global Innovation Index 2022, released by the World Intellectual Property Organization, while the country's gross expenditure on R&D (GERD)…

Tourism officials keen on Central Asia

Air Astana operates direct flights from Almaty in Kazakhstan to Phuket three times per week.Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan markets are projected to have the most potential Tourists arrive at Suvarnabhumi a…

Thailand remains ranked 43rd in global innovation index

Thailand stayed put at 43rd out of 132 economies in the Global Innovation Index 2022, released by the World Intellectual Property Organization, while the country's gross expenditure on R&D (GERD)…

Banks bump up interest

Kasikornbank (KBank) said on Friday it will lift the minimum lending rate (MLR) and minimum overdraft rate (MOR) by 0.25%, effective from Oct 3.Banks began to lift interest rates in response to the B…

Manufacturers call for rejig of clean energy laws

Manufacturers want the government to amend laws to allow them to produce and vend electricity from renewable energy sources in order to reduce dependence on extortionate fossil fuels, in line with the…

New East Water pipelines to supply EEC

Eastern Water Resources Development and Management Public Co (East Water) plans to build two new pipelines to meet growing demand for raw water in the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) area.Once the ne…