This is quite an eventful Friday, so I shall jot down market news that are of interest to me. I find it easier for me to keep track of relevant events this way, in case I need them in future.

Thailand

  1. SET, BOAML, Phatra Securities completed a roadshow in New York, selling Thailand to an audience of global funds with a combined AUM of USD 4.5 trillion. BoT Governer predicted economic growth of 4.8% in 2015, while pledging the government’s commitment to maintaining economic stability, stimulus measures, and reforms. (SET, 9/10/14)
  2. MRT Authority of Thailand will spend the rest of October assessing the qualifications of five consortia bidding to operate the Green Line subway. The Green Line (Mochit-Saphan Mai-Kukot), spans 18.4 km and requires an infrastructure investment of 26 billion baht. The contract is expected to be signed in June 2015, and construction to be completed 3 …