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SET opens up 0.58 to 1,673.17

Thai stocks opened up 0.03% at the start of trade this morning. The Stock Exchange of Thailand main index opened at 1,673.17 points, up 0.58 points from Tuesday’s close. The trade value was 4.23 billion baht, with 481.86 million shares traded. The SET50 index opened at 1,075.24 points, down 0.65 points, or 0.06% with a total trade value of 1.95 […]

Japanese exports surge on global demand

TOKYO: Booming shipments of cars and electronics in August drove up Japan’s exports at the fastest pace in nearly four years, further evidence that overseas demand is strong enough to support healthy economic growth. The 18.1% annual increase in exports was the fastest since November 2013 and handily beat the median estimate for a 14.7% annual rise seen in a […]

6.1 earthquake off southern New Zealand

An undersea earthquake with a magnitude of 6.1 struck almost 600 kilometers southwest of New Zealand’s South Island on Wednesday, the US Geological Survey said. The quake struck at 1.43pm local time at a depth of 10 km. No tsunami warning was issued, according to the Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre. According to New Zealand media, the quake was widely felt, […]

Apple revamps its App Store

span.p-content div[id^=div-gpt] { line-height: 0px; font-size: 0px;} Apple’s newest operating system for iPhones and iPads introduces changes to its marketplace for third-party software to satisfy app developers and add new so-called augmented reality apps.   The system, called iOS 11, is being released on Tuesday ahead of its two newest phone handsets, the and iPhone X, set to start shipping […]

Bitcoin regains some lost ground

span.p-content div[id^=div-gpt] { line-height: 0px; font-size: 0px;} After reaching $4,960 a fortnight ago, the bitcoin’s price nosedived to the $3,000 level last Friday when one Chinese exchange said it was closing its operations. The move followed the Chinese authorities’ decision to ban initial coin offerings, something like initial public offerings (IPOs) for shares.  However, on Tuesday, the was back above […]