BANGKOK Bangkok Bank Pcl , Thailand's third-largest lender by assets, said on Thursday it had agreed to buy an 89.1% stake in Indonesia's PT Bank Permata for about $2.7 billion, in the first major overseas acquisition for a Thai bank.
BANGKOK, Oct 16 Central Pattana Pcl,
Thailand's largest mall operator, will invest 22 billion baht
($722.97 million) by 2022 in new projects and store renovations,
a top executive said on Wednesday, despite a slowing economy and
growing popularity of e-commerce in Southeast Asia's
SINGAPORE/BANGKOK Thailand and Philippine companies are leading a regional pick-up in initial public offerings (IPOs), spurred by growing investor interest in firms focused on Southeast Asian consumers.
BANGKOK, Oct 9 Thailand will give Charoen
Pokphand Group and its partners 10 more days to sign a contract
for a 225 billion baht ($7.43 billion) high-speed railway
linking three airports, an official said, amid a row over land
transfers and the burden of risk.
SINGAPORE/BANGKOK, Oct 9 Thailand and Philippine
companies are leading a regional pick-up in initial public
offerings (IPOs), spurred by growing investor interest in firms
focussed on Southeast Asian consumers.
BANGKOK Thailand has given the agro-industrial conglomerate Charoen Pokphand Group (CP) until Oct. 15 to sign an investment agreement for the 225 billion baht ($7.36 billion) high-speed train project, a senior official said.
BANGKOK The hospitality and property firm of Thai billionaire Charoen Sirivadhanabhakd, Asset World Corp (AWC), raised 48 billion baht ($1.57 billion) in Thailand's biggest listing of an individual company and will invest in its hotel and retail business, a top executive said.
BANGKOK, Sept 20 Thailand has approved four
investment projects from Japan, Taiwan and Singapore worth
almost $1 billion as it strives to court investors keen to avoid
the fallout of a trade war between the United States and China.
* Jan-Jul poultry exports to China 33,500 T vs 4,100 T yr
BANGKOK Fashion e-commerce startup Pomelo has raised $52 million in fresh funding from a group of investors including top Thai retailer Central Group and Skype co-founders, its CEO said on Thursday, as the company expands its physical footprint in Asia.