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Asian high-yield corporates to record low default rate at end-2017

Moody's Investors Service says that the default rate for Asian high-yield non-financial corporates will remain low, registering 2.9% at end-2017."The low projected default rate...

Thailand’s Eastern Economic Corridor

Thai authorities have been trying to promote the EEC project regionally but with limited success so far.

Bank of Thailand Tightens Consumer Lending

The Bank of Thailand announced a series of measures aimed at tightening personal unsecured lending

Moody’s revises outlook for banks in Asia Pacific to stable from negative

Moody's Investors Service has revised to stable from negative its outlook for banks in Asia Pacific as banking risks in the region are stabilizing

U.S. interest rate hike : no significant impact on Asia Pacific (CBRE)

The move, which marked the third hike since December last year, had been widely anticipated and is therefore not expected to have a significant impact on Asia Pacific.

Bank of Thailand Starts Foreign Exchange Regulation Reform

Although the BOT has continually amended the regulations, certain rules are still not in line with the changing economic and financial environment.

PTTEP Suspends Some Oil Operations in Thailand

A partial halt in exploration and production at the S1 oil block, Thailand’s largest onshore crude oil field, will reduce PTTEP’s oil and gas sales volume and result in lower operating cash flow and weaker credit metrics

Healthcare visitors from CLMV nations and China allowed 90-day visas

Thailand’s Ministry of Interior has approved 90-day visas for individuals and medical guests from Cambodia, Lao PDR., Myanmar plus Vietnam (CLMV) because well as...