Published: Nov 07, 2019
A hundred members of the Thai Public Taxi Association and Task Force for Organising Service Vehicles at Suvarnabhumi Airport blocked the entrance to the Transport Ministry on Thursday (November 7) while demanding a response to their request for hikes in fares and luggage-handling fees.
Published: Dec 22, 2018
The US central bank sent a strong signal on Friday that it would be willing to reconsider expected interest rate hikes amid new data showing President Donald Trump's multi-front trade wars are dragging on the economy and shaking up investors.
Published: Aug 22, 2018
“DO YOU really think the Bank of Thailand (BOT) will raise interest rate even if inflation remains merely above its target range of 1-4 per cent ?” This kind of question always emerges when discussing outlook of Thai policy rate.
Published: Jul 04, 2018
FINANCE Minister Apisak Tantivorawong is in no hurry to see interest rates go up, even as the Bank of Thailand has put out signals that a rise in its policy rate may be on the way if the economy continues to grow and inflation pressures build.
Published: Sep 08, 2017
NEW YORK - The US central bank can continue to raise interest rates gradually, despite persistent low inflation that could suggest a fundamental change in the economy, a top Federal Reserve official said Thursday.