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Default rate for Asian high-yield non-financial corporates to stay low in 2017

Moody's Investors Service says that the default rate for Asian high-yield non-financial corporates will remain low through to the end of 2017.

Travel to Thailand : A Guide to Staying Healthy

Medical insurance with coverage in Thailand is important. If medical insurance from home does not provide adequate coverage, a quality travel medical insurance policy is likely a good idea.

Growth is likely to stay at 3.2% in 2016 and 2017

Thailand’s economic growth in 2016 has been revised up slightly to 3.2%, due to a better-than-expected private consumption growth in the second quarter

Shortage of digital marketing staff hinders Thai businesses growth

A shortage of digital marketing staff is putting Thai businesses at a significant competitive disadvantage, according to Bangkok Post, based on JobsDB Thailand, Asia's leading job-search website.

Thailand bans Galaxy Note 7

Thai telecom regulator has banned the import of a batch of Galaxy Note 7 smartphones that have faulty batteries.

BOI increases investment target by 20% to 450 billion baht

The Board of Investment of Thailand (BOI) has expanded its 2016 investment value target to 550,000 million baht ($ 16 Bln), an increase of about 20% from the previous target of 450,000 million baht.

Thailand Development Research Institute (TDRI) forecast 2.8% growth in 2016

Thailand Development Research Institute (TDRI) forecast the country's economic growth this year at 2.8%.

Why is it so complicated to open a corporate bank account in Hong Kong?

Just got your Certificate of Incorporation and Business Registration Certificate? Congrats, you are now officially able to open a corporate bank account! Unfortunately, this may not be as simple as you might be thinking, particularly if you are not an HK resident