Thailand approves farmers’ aid fund for 2020 World

Thailand approves farmers’ aid fund for 2020

The Thai Commerce Ministry has approved a farmers aid fund worth 4.38 billion THB (145 million USD) for the 2020 fiscal year, focusing on rice, tapioca, palm oil, fruit, shrimp, pork, eggs, salt, onions and garlic.
Thailand eyes to boost border trade with Malaysia World

Thailand eyes to boost border trade with Malaysia

The government of Thailand is making efforts to remove hurdles to cross-border trade with Malaysia as the Thai Commerce Ministry will host a business matching event for enterprises of the two countries next month to boost bilateral trade, local media reported.
Asia-Pacific countries push ahead with RCEP negotiations World

Asia-Pacific countries push ahead with RCEP negotiations

Officials of 16 Asia-Pacific countries have voiced their commitment to accelerating negotiations on the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) agreement with the hope of finalising it by November, according to a Thai official.
Thailand to restart FTA negotiations with EU World

Thailand to restart FTA negotiations with EU

The Thai Commerce Ministry said on June 11 that the country will discuss with the European Union the impact of Brexit and restart negotiations on a free trade agreement (FTA) between the two sides at the 14th meeting of the EU-Thailand working group set for June 14 in Brussels, Belgium.
Thailand hopes to boost trade with EAEU World

Thailand hopes to boost trade with EAEU

Thailand’s government hopes the transport connectivity initiative of China will boost trade and investment ties with and attract tourists from countries in the Eurasia Economic Union (EAEU).
Thailand’s exports down in October World

Thailand’s exports down in October

Thailand’s exports unexpectedly dropped 4.2 percent in October after two months of gains, adding to pressure on the trade-reliant economy in the face of tepid global demand.
Thai Commerce Ministry set to revise exports expectation World

Thai Commerce Ministry set to revise exports expectation

The Ministry of Commerce is set to adjust the 2015 exports projection due to the global economy's uncertain recovery, and has ordered the Department of Foreign Trade (DFT) to communicate with private companies on the release of in-stock rice.
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Thai export up 7.2 percent in June

The Thai Commerce Ministry revealed that the country’s export in June rose 7.2 percent from a year earlier due to improved global demand and government measures to boost trade.
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Thailand to host 'World of food ASIA 2014' expo

The Thai Commerce Ministry is set to organise “THAIFEX - World of food ASIA 2014” on May 21-25, with a view to promoting the popularity of Thai food in the international community.