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Mythbusting the coronavirus; dispelling myths and rumours surrounding the outbreak

The coronavirus has killed over 1,000 people to date and infected nearly 45,000 people around the world across 24 countries and territories.As a result, there have been myths and urban legends surrounding...

Bank shares take a hit from bad sentiment

With global bourses closing in opposite directions, where European investors are still concerned over the outbreak of the coronavirus, but US investors are making new highs on their exchanges, the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) continued to...

Thailand to benefit from China’s economic slowdown

Think tanks have been dropping China’s GDP growth as the coronavirus continues to spread throughout the world. Citigroup, Economist Intelligence Unit, Nomura, Moody’s, and S&P all lowered their economic growth projections for China last...

Coronavirus death toll climbs past 1,000 in China; Thailand rejects cruise ship from Japan

The death toll from coronavirus climbed past 1,000 fatalities on Tuesday as the World Health Organization sends a team of experts to the country to investigate the outbreak.108 more deaths in the...

Army chief says mass shooter is a criminal not a soldier; says he will not resign

Thai Army Chief Apirat Kongsompong told reporters on Tuesday that the suspect behind the past weekend's mass shooting that left 30 people dead and over 50 more wounded was "not an army officer."

Time for long-term outlook

The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) will continue to fluctuate from the outbreak of the coronavirus, but the fluctuation will be narrower with the attention turning towards its impact on China’s economy. According to...

The BIG Interview: Future Forward Deputy Leader Kunthida Rungruengkiat

“I am just a teacher…an everyday person” is Kunthida Rungruengkiat’s mantra. It is the narrative that she and the Future Forward Party want the electorate to believe, that this schoolteacher, the party’s deputy leader, is just a...

STOCK FOCUS – BAM to benefit from economic malaise of Thailand as NPLs set to rise amid downturn

There are very few companies that people can tap into when a country’s economy is on a downhill trend. With Thailand’s economic condition deteriorating by the day, one company stands out to possibly benefit from this downturn...

More coronavirus cases in Thailand; death toll spikes in China

Seven new cases of coronavirus were found in Thailand over the weekend bringing the total number of cases to 32, according to official statistics.The Ministry of Public Health said that as of...

Thai leaders take to social media to offer condolences over Korat mass shooting

On Saturday, a disaffected soldier shot his commanding officer at an army camp before going on a shooting rampage in the Korat city centre. Thai political leaders have taken to social media to offer condolences and updates.

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SCGP proven to be strong player in packaging industry, says analyst

Share price of SCG Packaging PCL (SCGP) rose 5.13 per cent to trade at 41 baht per share with a transaction value...

Thailand discovers 16 new case of coronavirus in state quarantine on Thursday

Thailand’s government on Thursday said that it had discovered 16 new case of coronavirus in the last 24 hours.

AOT says passenger numbers will not return to pre-covid levels until 2023

Airports of Thailand Plc (AOT) reported through the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) on Wednesday that it had adjusted its air traffic...

Amal Clooney and other rights foundations criticize Thailand’s use of lèse majesté laws

Lebanese-British barrister and international human rights lawyer Amal Clooney, through the Clooney Foundation for Justice Initiative, released a statement on Thursday criticizing...

Exclusive: Impact on Hana Microelectronics from coronavirus mitigated by work from home trend

Hana Microelectronics, South East Asia’s leading electronics manufacturing service (EMS) company, said that it was expecting its sales and revenues during the...