Thailand’s economic prospects for 2010

Thailand’s economic prospects continued to get brighter as the first quarter of…

World Bank forecasts Thailand’s GDP growth to 6.2 per cent in 2010

All in all, a more favorable external environment should help boost real GDP growth to 6.2 percent in 2010. After this year, slower growth in developed countries, emerging capacity constraints as capacity idled during the crisis is quickly put to use, and the weight of the ongoing political turmoil on new investment, should likely keep growth below Thailand’s historical average of 5.1 percent

Asean keeping fingers crossed over Thai stability

Asean has its fingers crossed that Thailand can now enjoy political stability and sustainable economic growth after judgement day passed without any incidence so that the Asean Economic Community will materialise by 2015, Asean secretary-general Surin Pitsuwan said yesterday.

Thai economy likely to grow 2.5 to 3.5% in 2010

The Thai economy is projected to grow 2.5-3.5 per cent this year,…

Thailand’s Economy expanded 5.8% in fourth quarter

Thailand’s economy contracted only 2.3 per cent in 2009, against the contraction forecast of 3 per cent thanks to the 5.8 per cent expansion in the fourth quarter, according to the National Economic and Social Development Board (NESDB).

January exports rise 30% : all key sectors expect growth this year

Thailand’s exports grew for the third consecutive month in January, in line with three major positive factors: the global economic recovery, increased prices for farm goods, and the elimination of tariffs under the Asean Free Trade Agreement, which is an import engine driving further economic growth.

Global economy to grow 3.9% in 2010 says IMF

The International Monetary Fund said Tuesday the global economy was poised to rebound from last year’s contraction and grow 3.9 percent, better than previous forecasts.

Thai Finance Ministry raises economic growth estimates for 2009 and 2010

Boosted by better-than-expected economic growth late this year, Thailand s Ministry of Finance has revised upward its economic expansion estimate for this year and next year….