Thailand resumes quarantine free TEST & GO scheme from 1 February 2022

Thailand will allow fully vaccinated travellers from around the world to apply for a TEST & GO Thailand Pass up to 60 days in advance with confirmed payments for accommodation on Day 1 and Day 5, two RT-PCR tests, and a prearranged airport transfer on Day 1.

The Bank of Thailand Bond Issuance Programme for 2022

For 2022, the BOT bond issuance programme continues to take into account the increased financing needs of the government to fund Covid-19 relief measures

Bangkok Cancels New Year Celebration Over Fear of Omicron

The deputy governor said WHO asked countries to cancel some celebrations as Omicron can spread much faster than the Delta variant. Meanwhile, Thailand has also shown a significant rise in Omicron infections during the last few days.

Stable outlook for APAC sovereigns as growth rebounds and debt stabilizes

Economic growth rates in Asia-Pacific are broadly rebounding and debt burdens stabilizing, giving rise to a stable outlook for sovereign creditworthiness in 2022. Still, the pace of recovery differs vastly, and some economies will experience deep economic scarring, according to a new report by Moody’s Investors Service.

Bank of Thailand adds new measures to support post-COVID-19 recovery

The Bank of Thailand, the Ministry of Finance, and related parties proposed two new measures to support business recovery and transformation post-COVID-19.

Facebook unplugs Thai military propaganda

Facebook said it deleted accounts intended for targeted audiences in the southern…

Thai banks net profit stood at 146.2 billion baht in 2020

The Thai banking system remained resilient with high levels of capital fund, loan loss provision and liquidity to support economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic. according to latest Bot assessment.

Acquisition of Oman Block to Support Standalone Profiles Thailand’s PTTEP and PTT

The acquisition should help PTTEP maintain a robust operating profile over the next three years with a reserve life of around seven years; its medium-term target.