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.
Thailand needs 100 billion THB to support rural economy World

Thailand needs 100 billion THB to support rural economy

The Finance Ministry of Thailand will need more than 100 billion THB (3.28 billion USD) to sponsor the sustainable development strategy for the rural economic area with around 30 million low-income households nationwide.
Thai private sector calls for economic stimulus World

Thai private sector calls for economic stimulus

The private sector of Thailand has called on the country’s Government to introduce economic stimulus packages to support economic growth in the remainder of 2019 amid growth slowdown, local media reported.
Thailand launches new economic stimulus package World

Thailand launches new economic stimulus package

The Thai government has freshly launched an economic stimulus package worth 21.8 billion THB (680 million USD) to deal with signs of an economic slowdown and spur domestic consumption to offset weaker exports.
Association proposes housing stimulus package Society

Association proposes housing stimulus package

The HCM City Real Estate Association has proposed the State Bank of Vietnam raise a stimulus package similar to its previous 30 trillion VND (1.3 billion USD) preferential home loan package.
 HCM City to focus on four key industries Business

HCM City to focus on four key industries

Ho Chi Minh City’s Department of Industry and Trade (DoIT) will focus on improving the strength and efficiency of four key industries under the city’s stimulus package until the end of this year, said DoIT’s deputy director Nguyen Phuong Dong.
Disbursement of housing stimulus on time Business

Disbursement of housing stimulus on time

The disbursement of the housing stimulus package, valued at 30 trillion VND (1.4 billion USD) in preferential loans, will finish on schedule, according to the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV).