Published: Oct 28, 2021
National Police deputy chief Pol General Damrongsak Kittiprapas confirmed on Wednesday that banks had already returned money to victims of a widespread credit card/debit card scam and that a number of banks would report to the Cyber Crime Investigation Bureau on Thursday.
Published: Oct 19, 2021
The Bank of Thailand (BOT) and Thai Bankers’ Association (TBA) came up with a new guideline on Monday to further protect credit and debit cardholders. This was in response to inexplicable deductions showing up in many accounts over the weekend.
Published: Dec 07, 2020
Krungthai Card Pcl (KTC) expects its credit card business to improve in the remainder of this year, benefiting from the company's campaigns to attract people with high purchasing power and the government's "Shop Dee Mee Kuen" (Shop and Payback) scheme.
Published: Jun 29, 2020
An Indian national was arrested for fraud on Monday after being caught in Chiang Mai with several credit cards and a modified EDC [Electronic Data Capture] machine used to imprint data on counterfeit cards, police said.
Published: Dec 16, 2019
Government Savings Bank (GSB) president Chatchai Payuhanaveechai said last week that the bank is preparing a New Year gift for its clients who wish to refinance their debts on credit cards, cash withdrawal cards and cards issued by non-bank institutes (e.g. Aeon, First Choices).
Published: Sep 23, 2019
After the Bank of Thailand (BoT) issued new Sustainable Banking Guidelines with a focus on responsible lending last month, commercial banks and financial institutions are starting to reconsider their loan criteria, especially zero per cent interest on personal loans – one of the main reasons for consumers borrowing, living beyond their means and incurring debts.