Markets

Bangkok Land Chairman Anant Kanjanapas, second from left, with bankers and other partners at the launch of Thailand's first real estate investment trust.

Bangkok Land is Thailand's first REIT

BANGKOK -- Property developer Bangkok Land is set to list Thailand's first real estate investment trust on Oct. 1 after an initial public offering next week. Although the schedule for the listing was set back nearly a year by political unrest, th...

Economeister

Hiroyuki Kawashima: China's rural failures and the middle-income trap

Economic development in Asian countries since around 1980 has been remarkable. China's per...

Deals

Thai Union Frozen to buy French smoked-salmon maker

BANGKOK -- Thai Union Frozen Products, the world's largest producer of canned tuna, said T...