Thai Banks Increased operating profit in Q1 2018

On the loan quality front, the ratio of gross non performing loans (NPLs) to total loan was at 2.92%, close to 2.91% last quarter.

Thailand’s ageing society points at soaring health care costs

The study found that non-communicable diseases (NCDs) such as heart disease, cancer, diabetes, high blood pressure and obesity will be major health threats for seniors

Thailand’s Power plant investments at the crossroads

The Thepha coal-fired power plant conflict in Songkhla province of the South shows the public decision-making process in Thailand is in a serious coma

Annual World Wai Khru Muay Thai Ceremony 2018 brings 1,800 international disciples to Ayutthaya

This year’s World Wai Khru Muay Thai Ceremony in Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya, scheduled from 16 to 17 March, expects to welcome over 1,800 international disciples

Wego identifies nine 2018 travel trends in the MENA region

MENA covers the Middle East and North Africa and Wego’s trending is based on observations sourced from data  in this region

Security tightened following IS backer arrest boarding Thai flight to Bangkok

Red flags had been raised in Thailand after the arrest of Malaysian national with alleged links to Islamic State (IS) about to board a Thai Airways flight to Bangkok.

New Study shows Drastic reduction in sediment flows in Mekong River

Drastic reduction in sediment flows in Mekong River much faster and larger than expected, new study shows

Thai exports post eighth straight month gain in October

Exports rose for an eighth straight month in October, bringing the total for the first 10 months to a slightly higher level than expected