Published: May 29, 2020
The National Federation of Motion Pictures and Contents Association (MPC), in partnership with Netflix, on Thursday (May 28) announced the creation of the “MPC Covid-19 Relief Fund for Film and TV Freelance Production Personnel” to support the hardest-hit freelance workers in the television and film industry.
Published: May 20, 2020
The Bank of Thailand’s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) has cut the policy rate to shore up the sharply dropping economy, and is demanding that commercial banks accelerate their debt restructuring for consumers and SMEs. It has also advised the government to come up with well-targeted and timely fiscal spending.
Published: Mar 25, 2020
The Bank of Thailand has decided to leave the benchmark policy rate unchanged at 0.75 per cent, saying it’s the government’s turn to take the lead role after the central bank in recent days cut the rate and introduced credit facilities for the bond market.
Published: Dec 17, 2019
Kasikorn Research Centre expects the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) to possibly maintain the policy interest rate at 1.25 per cent at its last meeting of 2019 on December 18, the reasons being the state of the economy, the US-China trade agreement, and a thumping election win by the Conservative Party in Britain.
Published: Sep 23, 2019
The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) might decide to keep the policy rate unchanged at 1.5 per cent at its meeting on September 25 (Wednesday), pending an assessment on the impact of the previous cut, Krungthai Bank’s Chief Markets Strategist Jitipol Puksamatanan said.