NEWSWORTHY

Aug 7, 2018

Positive sentiment among Japan firms in Thailand at six-year high

Japanese companies operating in Thailand are upbeat about the business climate thanks to recovery in the automobile sector and its spillover effects to other sectors, with a diffusion index for the second half of this year reaching the highest level in six years. The index ...

Thai cave boys speak of 'miracle' rescue after hospital discharge

Jul 18, 2018

Thai cave boys speak of 'miracle' rescue after hospital discharge

Twelve Thai boys and their football coach who were rescued by divers after being trapped in a flooded cave for over two weeks spoke publicly Wednesday of their incredible ordeal. Appearing at a news conference beamed worldwide, the "Wild Boars" team members appeared healthy and ...

/ Jul 18, 2018

Japan's GS Yuasa to boost car battery output in Thailand

Major Japanese automotive and industrial battery-maker GS Yuasa International Ltd. will boost car battery production in Thailand to serve demand stemming from growing vehicle sales in Southeast Asia. Siam GS Battery Co., the Kyoto-based company's Thai joint venture, plans to invest 1 billion baht ($30 ...