HANOI - Nguyen Thi Puong Thao, the president and chief executive of budget airline Vietjet Air, believes that in future, e-commerce and low-cost airlines will both grow rapidly and, with the opening of Asean skies, the aviation market will continue to expand.
AUTHORITIES tightened border controls to prevent smuggling while a leading international tobacco company yesterday urged the government to improve the structure of the tobacco tax to meet global standards after a new excise tax took effect over the weekend, raising the retail price of cigarettes and alcohol.
Metro Cash & Carry, an international specialist in wholesale and food retail with a presence in 25 countries, recently entered Myanmar by kicking off construction of its warehouse in Thilawa special economic zone this week.
Thai Real Estate Association, together with the Housing Business Association and the Thai Condominium Association, will hold the 37th house and condominium fair from October 58 at the Queen Sirikit National Convention Centre under the “Living Solution” theme.
The health of Thailand’s economy depends on the health of its small businesses. Small and mediumsized enterprises (SMEs) make up 98.5 per cent of Thailand’s businesses, and ecommerce SMEs contribute over 30 per cent of our total exports.
THE BOARD of directors of Thai Airways International (THAI) is expected to greenlight a new capital increase plan for Nok Air within the next two to three months following the resignation on Thursday of Nok Air’s chief executive officer Patee Sarasin.
Industry Minister Uttama Savanayana said on Wednesday that he expects new investment from Japanese investors in the first five years of the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) development project to be at least Bt500 billion.