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The Bank of Thailand may consider additional measures to curb baht speculation after occasional increases in the volume of foreign exchange transactions have been detected, says a senior official at the central bank. “The Bank
The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas said the peso has sufficiently adjusted after its gradual depreciation, warning speculators that the BSP is ready to deploy its full policy and regulatory arsenal to protect the local currency.
The National Mandate Party (PAN) is mulling a plan to endorse its chairman, Zulkifli Hasan, who is also speaker of the People’s Consultative Assembly (MPR), to run in the 2019 presidential election as either a
Although former prime minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad has left Umno for the opposition, his contributions to Langkawi’s development have left a “legacy of gratitude” that is pulling voters in both ways as the next general
President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo has decided to postpone the announcement of the government’s upcoming policy package for easing the process of acquiring permits related to new investment, a spokesman said on 21 Aug 17. The