BCP buying more of LAC
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BCP buying more of LAC

Bangchak is beefing up its focus on renewable power and lithium by acquiring more shares of a Canadian lithium miner. SET-listed and mostly state-owned Bangchak Petroleum Plc (BCP) is investing C$42.5 million to buy another 50 million shares…

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Samart keen on restructuring
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Samart keen on restructuring

Samart president Watchai Vilailuck Samart Corporation is embarking on a bold business and organisational restructuring to brace for digital disruption this year. The development is aimed at reducing operating costs, increasing profit margins and creating new recurring revenue,…

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Floods resume in Songkhla and Narathiwat
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Floods resume in Songkhla and Narathiwat

Floodwater reaches the ground floor of Tesco Lotus store in Songkhla municipality, Songkhla province, late Friday night. (Photo by Assawin Phakkhawan) Persistent rain throughout Friday caused flooding to several districts of the southern provinces of Songkhla and Narathiwat…

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Mini Countryman John Cooper Works revealed
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Mini Countryman John Cooper Works revealed

Performance-oriented SUV gets 231hp power, beefed up suspension and brakes, plus an array of exterior and interior appointments. But the standard model hasn’t even been launched yet… It appears Mini is eager to make the second-generation Countryman –…

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Mini Countryman John Cooper Works revealed
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Mini Countryman John Cooper Works revealed

Performance-oriented SUV gets 231hp power, beefed up suspension and brakes, plus an array of exterior and interior appointments. But the standard model hasn’t even been launched yet… It appears Mini is eager to make the second-generation Countryman –…

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Bank profits climb 4.5%
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Bank profits climb 4.5%

The combined net profit for 11 SET-listed banks rose 4.5% last year as most small and medium-sized lenders enjoyed double-digit growth. The 11 banks posted an unaudited net profit of 207 billion baht for 2016, compared with 198…

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Bank profits climb 4.5%
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Bank profits climb 4.5%

The combined net profit for 11 SET-listed banks rose 4.5% last year as most small and medium-sized lenders enjoyed double-digit growth. The 11 banks posted an unaudited net profit of 207 billion baht for 2016, compared with 198…

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Visa incentives may last longer
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Visa incentives may last longer

The Tourism and Sports Ministry will propose to the cabinet next Tuesday to extend visa incentives for at least another three months in a bid to lure more foreign tourists and drive the industry during the low season.…

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Visa incentives may last longer
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Visa incentives may last longer

The Tourism and Sports Ministry will propose to the cabinet next Tuesday to extend visa incentives for at least another three months in a bid to lure more foreign tourists and drive the industry during the low season.…

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Tragic death inspires restaurant owner to serve meals to homeless
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Tragic death inspires restaurant owner to serve meals to homeless

Manuel Schmidt (32), who runs the Dresdnerhof restaurant in Brigittenau said that he was horrified when he heard the story, adding that “things like this shouldn’t happen”. He has decided to start serving warm meals and a drink…

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