Friday January 18, 2019 14:59

MINISTRY OF FINANCE Press Releases

Photo Release: EXIM Thailand Donates to Help Tropical Storm Pabuk Victims General—08 Jan 19

Dr. Nongnuch Laomaneerattanaporn, Executive Vice President, Export and Import Bank of Thailand (EXIM Thailand), donated cash on behalf of EXIM Thailand to Mr. Prasong Poontaneat, Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Finance (MOF), for the victims of

Permission to Issue Baht-denominated Bonds or Debentures by Foreign Entity in Thailand during 1st January 30th September 2019 Stcoks—28 Dec 18

Bangkok--28 Dec--Ministry of Finance

Pursuant to the Ministry of Finance's Ministerial Notification re: Permission to Issue Baht-Denominated Bonds or Debentures in Thailand on the 11th April 2006 and four amendments, which stipulates criteria for permission to issue Baht-denominated bonds or debentures in Thailand. The Ministry of Finance would like to inform that the criteria to be considered comprise of impacts on Thai corporate bond issuance, the opportunity for domestic investors to invest in quality bonds, the development of Baht-denominated bond market and its impact on Thailand's financial market. For the issuance period during the 1st January to the 30th September 2019, the Minister of Finance has permitted Nam Ngum 2 Power Company Limited (NN2PC) to issue Baht-dominated bonds or debentures in Thailand within the 30th September 2019 upon the agreement that the entities must use all proceeds of the bonds or debentures according to the term and conditions specified by the Ministry of Finance.

The Ministry of Finance, thereby, reserves the right to restrain any Baht-denominated bond or debenture issuance if there appears to be significant changes in the financial status or structure of the permitted entities or the permitted entities fail to perform according to the conditions stated in the approval letter.

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Hainan offshore duty-free policies upgraded: annual allowance up to RMB 30,000, two duty-free shops General—04 Dec 18

The policies on offshore duty free shopping for visitors to Hainan Island have been adjusted, according to a joint statement made by the Ministry of Finance, the General Administration of Customs and the State Administration of Taxation of the PRC. The

Photo Release: EXIM Thailand Officially Opens Vientiane Representative Office in Support of Stcoks—30 Nov 18

Mr. Apisak Tantivorawong, Minister of Finance, presided over the Export-Import Bank of Thailand Vientiane Representative Office opening ceremony which was witnessed by Mrs. Thippakone Chanthavongsa, Deputy Minister of Finance, Ministry of Finance, Lao

Celebration of the PDMO 16th Anniversary General—18 Sep 18

On September 18, 2018, Mr. Poomsak Aranyakasemsuk, Director General of Public Debt Management Office, presided over the celebration ceremony of the PDMO 16th Anniversary at the Ministry of Finance. The ceremony was joined by many honorable guests from

WCO Sub-Regional Train the Trainers Workshop on Programme Global Shield General—17 Sep 18

Mr. Chaiyut Kumkun, Principal Advisor on Customs Control Development,Thai Customs Department presided over the opening ceremony of the WCO Sub-Regional Train the Trainers Workshop on Programme Global Shield (PGS) at the Novotel Bangkok ploenchit

Permission to Issue Baht-denominated Bonds or Debentures by Foreign Entity in Thailand during 1st General—07 Sep 18

Pursuant to the Ministry of Finance's Ministerial Notification re: Permission to Issue Baht-Denominated Bonds or Debentures in Thailand on the 11th April 2006 and four amendments, which stipulates criteria for permission to issue Baht-denominated bonds

Public Debt Outstanding Report as of July 31, 2018 General—06 Sep 18

Public Debt to GDP as of July 31, 2018 was at 40.88% of GDP. The Government borrowed to boost the economy and lay the foundations for long-term economic growth, which included the disbursement for public infrastructure investment projects, such as, Mass

The Customs Department Presents Certificates to Customs Alliance (Phase II): the Next Two General—04 Sep 18

Today (Tuesday 4 September 2018) at 13.00 hrs., Mr. Kulit Sombatsiri, Director - General of the Thai Customs Department, presided over the ceremony of presenting certificates to Customs Alliance (Phase II) comprising a total of 129 companies at the

Governments Net Revenue Collection: The First 10 months of Fiscal Year General—21 Aug 18

Ms. Kulaya Tantitemit, Inspector General of the Ministry of Finance and Ministry of Finance's Spokesperson stated that "the government's net revenue collection in the first 10 months of fiscal year 2018 (October 2017 – July 2018) was 2,027,375

Results of Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT)s 15- and 20-year bonds issuance for Stcoks—09 Jul 18

Mr. Poomsak Aranyakasemsuk, Director General of the Public Debt Management Office (PDMO), is pleased to announce that on June 29, 2018, the Ministry of Finance has successfully achieved financing for the Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand

Public Debt Outstanding Report as of May31, 2018 Stcoks—02 Jul 18

Mr. Theeraj Athanavanich,Bond Market Advisor,reported that Thailand's public debt outstanding as of May31, 2018 was at 6,497,688.57million Baht (40.78% of GDP).The total public debt outstanding comprised 5,202,092.04million Baht of Government debt,

Governments Net Revenue Collection: The First 8 months of Fiscal Year General—27 Jun 18

Mr. Pornchai Thiraveja, Financial Policy Advisor of Fiscal Policy Office and Ministry of Finance's Deputy Spokesperson stated that the government's net revenue collection in the first 8 months of fiscal year 2018 (October 2017 – May 2018) was

Public Debt Outstanding Report as of April 30, 2018 General—01 Jun 18

Mr. Theeraj Athanavanich, Bond Market Advisor, reported that Thailand's public debt outstanding as of April 30, 2018 was at 6,486,711.48 million Baht (41.04% of GDP). The total public debt outstanding comprised 5,182,896.20 million Baht of Government

รายงานหนี้สาธารณะคงค้าง ณ สิ้นเดือนเมษายน 2561 ทั่วไป—01 Jun 18

นายธีรัชย์ อัตนวานิช ที่ปรึกษาด้านตลาดตราสารหนี้ ได้รายงานหนี้สาธารณะคงค้าง ณ วันที่ 30 เมษายน 2561 มีจำนวน 6,486,711.48 ล้านบาท หรือคิดเป็นร้อยละ 41.04 ของ GDP โดยแบ่งเป็นหนี้รัฐบาล 5,182,896.20 ล้านบาท หนี้รัฐวิสาหกิจ 914,646.77 ล้านบาท

Governments Fiscal Balance Report: The First 7 months of Fiscal Year General—24 May 18

Ms. Kulaya Tantitemit, Inspector General of the Ministry of Finance and Ministry of Finance's Spokesman, announced the government fiscal balance for the first 7 months of fiscal year 2018 (October 2017 - April 2018). The government has received 1,287,270

Public Debt Outstanding Report as of March 31, 2018 General—04 May 18

Mr.Theeraj Athanavanich, Bond Market Advisor, reported that Thailand's public debt outstanding as of March 31, 2018 was at 6,454,168.89 million Baht (41.04% of GDP). The total public debt outstanding comprised 5,145,028.98 million Baht of Government

Permission to Issue Baht-denominated Bonds or Debentures by Foreign Entity in Thailand during 1st General—02 May 18

Pursuant to the Ministry of Finance's Ministerial Notification re: Permission to Issue Baht-Denominated Bonds or Debentures in Thailand on the 11th April 2006 and four amendments, which stipulates criteria for permission to issue Baht-denominated bonds

Thai Customs represents the AEO Certification Ceremony General—30 Apr 18

Today Mr. Kulit Sombatsiri, Director General of the Customs Department, presided over the 3rd AEO Certification Ceremony to celebrate 112 companies which are officially awarded the Authorized Economic Operator (AEO) certification at Grand Hall of Thai

The issuance of Electricity Generating Authority of Thailands (EGAT) 15- and 20-year bonds for Stcoks—30 Apr 18

Mr. Prapas Kong-Ied Director-General of the Public Debt Management Office (PDMO), announced that the Ministry of Finance (MOF) and Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT), rated AAA by TRIS Rating, have mandated Thanachart Bank Public Co.,

Governments Fiscal Balance Report: The First half of Fiscal Year 2018 General—27 Apr 18

Ms. Kulaya Tantitemit, Inspector General of Ministry of Finance and Ministry of Finance's Spokesman, announced the government fiscal balance for the first half of fiscal year 2018 (October 2017 - March 2018). The government has received 1,018,120 million

Ministry of Finance and the World Bank Sign $691 Million Financing to Improve Afghanistans Economy Stcoks—11 Apr 18

KABUL, April 10, 2018 -- H.E. Eklil Hakimi, Afghanistan's Minister of Finance and Shubham Chaudhuri, World Bank Country Director for Afghanistan today signed a new $691 million grant package to help Afghanistan revitalize its economy and improve access

Permission to Issue Baht-denominated Bonds or Debentures by Foreign Entity in General—04 Apr 18

Pursuant to the Ministry of Finance's Ministerial Notification re: Permission to Issue Baht-denominated bonds or debentures in Thailand on 11th April 2006 and its four amendments, which stipulates criteria for permission to issue Baht-denominated bonds

Public Debt Outstanding Report as of February 28, 2018 Stcoks—03 Apr 18

Mr. Theeraj Athanavanich, Bond Market Advisor, reported that Thailand's public debt outstanding as of February 28, 2018 was at 6,463,676.84 million Baht (41.34% of GDP). The total public debt outstanding comprised 5,135,083.68 million Baht of Government

Governments Net Revenue Collection: The First Four Five Months of Fiscal Year General—20 Mar 18

Ms. Kulaya Tantitemit, Inspector General of the Ministry of Finance and Ministry of Finance's Spokesman stated that the government's net revenue collection during the first fivefour months of fiscal year 2018 (October 2017 – January February 2018)

Governments Fiscal Balance Report: The First 5 months of Fiscal Year General—20 Mar 18

Ms. Kulaya Tantitemit, Inspector General of Ministry of Finance and Ministry of Finance's Spokesman, announced the government fiscal balance for the first 5 months of fiscal year 2018 (October 2017 - February 2018). The government has received 894,012

Public Debt Outstanding Report as of December 31, 2017 General—08 Feb 18

Mr.Theeraj Athanavanich, Bond Market Advisor, reported that Thailand's public debt outstanding as of December 31, 2017 was at 6,371,416.12 million Baht (41.76% of GDP). The total public debt outstanding comprised 5,027,438.43 million Baht of Government

Ministry of Finance and the World Bank Sign Project to Improve Management of Public Stcoks—29 Jan 18

KABUL, JANUARY 28, 2018— HE Eklil Hakimi, Minister of Finance and Shubham Chaudhuri, World Bank Country Director for Afghanistan in presence of HE Mohammad Ashraf Ghani, President of Afghanistan and High Economic Council members today signed an

Government Net Revenue Collection: The First Quarter of Fiscal Year General—24 Jan 18

Ms. Kulaya Tantitemit, Inspector General of the Ministry of Finance and Ministry of Finance's Spokesman stated that the government net revenue collection during the first quarter of fiscal year 2018 (October - December 2017) was 547,678 million baht,