Thailand’s new government urged to improve manpower World

Thailand’s new government urged to improve manpower

The new government of Thailand should invest heavily in developing the country’s manpower to make it survive in the fast-moving digital economy, President of Thailand Development and Research Institute (TDRI) Somkiat Tangkitvanich has said.
Thailand’s surging baht hurts exporters World

Thailand’s surging baht hurts exporters

Thailand’s exporters are estimated to lose as much as 500 billion baht (nearly 17 billion USD) worth of income from the strong baht this year, with small-scale entrepreneurs hit the hardest, according to Visit Limlurcha, Vice Chairman of the Thai National Shippers' Council (TNSC).
Thailand raises 2018 rice export target to 10 million tonnes World

Thailand raises 2018 rice export target to 10 million tonnes

The Thai Rice Exporters Association (TREA) has revised its 2018 rice export target to 10 million tonnes from the previous forecast of 9.5 million tonnes, after exports of the grain for the first four months of this year performed better than expected.
Thailand ready for changes in US’ trade policy World

Thailand ready for changes in US’ trade policy

Representatives of Thailand’s banking, trade and production have convened for a meeting to discuss issues related to trade with the US, after a list of 16 countries and territories running a large trade surplus with the US was announced.
Thailand works to boost rice exports ASEAN

Thailand works to boost rice exports

The Thai Ministry of Commerce is set to invite rice buyers and importers worldwide to a meeting in Thailand next week to boost exports of the country’s rice.
Thailand upbeat about rice export goal ASEAN

Thailand upbeat about rice export goal

The Thai Government is expecting a rise in rice export in the second half of this year to fulfil its export target of 9.5 million tonnes for the whole year.
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Thai exporters seek to boost rice sales

Rice exporters in Thailand are urging the new government to help them secure more futures contracts, particularly for the new harvest, in order to curb a fall in prices.
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Iraq to resume importing Thai rice

Iraq is planning to resume its rice imports from Thailand after halting purchases for almost a year due to concerns about quality, according to the Thai Trade Ministry.
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Thailand sets record rice stockpile

Rice stockpiles in Thailand, once the largest exporter in the world, are expanding to a record amount as the government pledging scheme has spurred famers to plant massive crops adding to the global surplus. $0