Arkhom Termpittayapaisith

Type: Person
Name: Arkhom Termpittayapaisith
Title: Deputy Secretary General - National Economic and Social Development Board (Thailand)
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

NESDB revises Thai GDP growth forecast to 1.5-2 per cent this year

K, Aug 18 -- The Office of the National Economic and Social Development Board (NESDB) revises its forecast of Thai economic growth this year to 1.5-2 per cent due to the economic recession in the first half of this year, recognizing that export growth ... [Published MCOT - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Thai GDP Grows in Second Quarter

By Nopparat ChaichalearmmongkolBANGKOK -- Thailand's economy recovered in the second quarter as political stability returned to the country, helping to boost consumption while the military government implemented fiscal-stimulus measures.Second-quarter ... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

NESDB trims growth forecast

Thailand has avoided a technical recession after the economy enjoyed a surprise upswing in the second quarter. However, the government's planning agency warns the economy is likely to grow at a slower pace this year than previously projected.That is because ... [Published Bangkok Post - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Thai economy ekes out growth

BANGKOK -- Thailand's seasonally adjusted real gross domestic product climbed 0.9% on the quarter for the April-June period, returning to positive territory, according to official figures released Monday.GDP rose 0.4% on the year. Private spending grew ... [Published Nikkei Asian Review - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Agencies tackling the ABCs of SEZs

Investment privileges, infrastructure development and labour issues for special economic zones (SEZs) are likely to be settled by working agencies this month."The Finance Ministry is now considering a tax incentive for those investing in the five SEZs ... [Published Bangkok Post - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Think tank outlines economic priorities

The state planning agency wants the future government to speed infrastructure improvements, amend trade and investment laws and spur research and development as part of an economic overhaul.Arkhom Termpittayapaisith, secretary-general of the National ... [Published Bangkok Post - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

NESDB pushes plan for industrial development

A tourist walks past an advert for a shopping mall in Bangkok yesterday. The Bank of Thailand held its policy interest rate as the economy showed signs of revival after a military coup ended months of political protest that rattled consumers, tourists ... [Published The Nation - Thailand - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Government agencies urged to expedite budget disbursement

K, Aug 14 -- The National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) has ordered Thai government agencies to quickly disburse budgets to stimulate the national economy for the second half of this year.Arkhom Termpittayapaisith, secretary-general of the National ... [Published MCOT - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Thailand to attract Chinese tourists

CNCAdded On July 29, 2014Earlier this month, local media reported that Thai military junta has agreed to a proposal to exempt Chinese tourists from visa fees for three months.Suwat Sidthlaw, Thailand's Deputy Minister of Tourism and Sports has expected ... [Published CNC World - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

Thailand considers canceling visa fee for Taiwanese

By Joy Lee, The China PostThe National Economic and Social Development Board of Thailand (NESDB) will consider canceling the tourism visa fee for Taiwanese and mainland Chinese citizens for three months as part of a plan to boost tourism, the Tourism ... [Published China Post - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 5 reports

Thailand Exempts Chinese Tourists From Visa Fees

Thailand’s military junta has agreed to a proposal to exempt Chinese tourists, including those from Taiwan, from visa fees for 3 months, local media reported Thursday.In a bid to boost tourism, the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) agreed to ... [Published Live Trading News - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Regime OKs border checkpoint beef-up

The National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) yesterday approved 300 million baht to expand five checkpoints to boost border trade and will develop special economic zones at those checkpoints.The five checkpoints are at Padang Besar and Sadao in Songkhla ... [Published Bangkok Post - Jul 16 2014]

Quotes

"the economy is likely to perform below its full potential after prolonged political disturbances in the first five months of 2014, the slow recovery of the export sector and the continuous decline in car production and sales took a heavy toll on the economy in the first half" said NESDB secretary-general Arkhom Termpittayapaisith
"the downward revision is largely attributed to external factors that also affected thailand's exports which only recorded a marked recovery in june" said Arkhom Termpittayapaisith, the NESDB Secretary-General
"the finance ministry is now considering a tax incentive for those investing in the five sezs approved recently by the national council for peace and order" said Arkhom Termpittayapaisith, secretary-general of the National Economic and Social Development Board

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NESDB revises Thai GDP growth forecast to 1.5-2... [Published MCOT - Aug 19 2014]
NESDB trims growth forecast [Published Bangkok Post - Aug 19 2014]
Thai economy ekes out growth [Published Nikkei Asian Review - Aug 18 2014]
Thai GDP Grows in Second Quarter [Published 4 Traders - Aug 18 2014]
Agencies tackling the ABCs of SEZs [Published Bangkok Post - Aug 18 2014]
Think tank outlines economic priorities [Published Bangkok Post - Aug 15 2014]
NESDB pushes plan for industrial development [Published The Nation - Thailand - Aug 14 2014]
Government agencies urged to expedite budget di... [Published MCOT - Aug 14 2014]
Thailand to attract Chinese tourists [Published CNC World - Jul 29 2014]
Thailand Exempts Chinese Tourists From Visa Fees [Published Live Trading News - Jul 17 2014]
Chinese tourists to be exempt from Thailand vis... [Published Global Times - Jul 17 2014]
Thailand considers canceling visa fee for Taiwa... [Published China Post - Jul 17 2014]
Thailand to exempt Chinese tourists from visa fees [Published New Europe - Jul 17 2014]
XINHUA - Thailand to exempt Chinese tourists fr... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Jul 17 2014]
Thailand Waives Visa Fees to Bring Back Chinese... [Published Phuket Wan - Jul 17 2014]
NCPO okays five plans to spur economy [Published Bangkok Post - Jul 17 2014]
Regime OKs border checkpoint beef-up [Published Bangkok Post - Jul 16 2014]
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