Thailand’s e-commerce value forecast to hit 120 billion USD World

Thailand’s e-commerce value forecast to hit 120 billion USD

Thailand's e-commerce value is expected to grow 6.1 percent to 4 trillion THB (120 billion USD) this year, crucially driven by businesses that are sharpening their focus on the business-to-customer (B2C) model in the wake of the pandemic, according to the Electronic Transactions Development Agency (ETDA).
Agro-forestry-fisheries export hits 35.5 bln USD in nine months Business

Agro-forestry-fisheries export hits 35.5 bln USD in nine months

The agricultural sector remained a pillar of the country’s economy, bringing in 35.5 billion USD from the export of agro-forestry-fishery products in the fist nine months of this year, a 17.7 percent increase compared to the same period in 2020, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
HCM City wants tax reduction for COVID-19 affected businesses Business

HCM City wants tax reduction for COVID-19 affected businesses

The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee has made several suggestions for the Ministry of Finance’s decree to support businesses and individuals affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, including ensuring bank lending rates are no more than 2 percent higher than deposit interest rates.
Thailand's export forecast to increase 12 percent in 2021 World

Thailand's export forecast to increase 12 percent in 2021

Thailand's exports are expected to rise 12 percent this year thanks to the global economic recovery and a return of economic activities after a widened coverage of vaccinations among major trading partners, according to the Thai National Shippers' Council (TNSC).
Ca Mau works to increase banana value, output Business

Ca Mau works to increase banana value, output

The Department of Agriculture and Rural Development of Ca Mau province will popularise Vietnamese good agricultural practices (VietGAP) and organic standards in order to increase the value and yield of its bananas.