Bank of Thailand upbeat about economic growth in Q3 World

Bank of Thailand upbeat about economic growth in Q3

Thailand’s economic growth in the third quarter is likely to improve from the second quarter’s reading, mainly thanks to positive tourism growth and the government’s economic stimulus measures, according to the Bank of Thailand.

Thai economic growth may miss 1.5 percent target

The Bank of Thailand (BoT) has warned that the country may not achieve its 1.5 percent economic growth target for this year after official August figures underscored slack economic momentum.

ASEAN+3 finance ministers satisfied with cooperation

Finance ministers of 10 ASEAN countries and China, Japan and the Republic of Korea (ASEAN+3) said they are pleased about the implementation of the regional financial cooperation agreements during their 13 th meeting held in Tashkent, Uzbekistan on May 2.

PM urges greater efforts to meet GDP target

To meet the targeted annual GDP growth rate of 5 percent, the country must achieve a growth rate of at least 6.5 percent in the last quarter of the year, said Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung.

Industrial production value continues to grow

Vietnam posted an increase of 5.6 percent in its industrial production value to top 443 trillion VND in the past eight months of this year, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

Indonesian economy grows 4 percent in Q2

Indonesia’s gross domestic product (GDP) grew 4 percent in the second quarter compared with the same quarter last year, and was up 2.3 percent from the previous quarter.