Bank of Thailand

Thailand’s Gulf Energy to apply digital bank license with partners, including telco giant AIS, Krungthai Bank – report

Bank of Thailand said interested applicants can submit their application for a virtual bank license to the central bank from March 20, 2024 to Sept 19.

Indonesia rolls out cross-border QR payment linkage with Thailand

Bank Indonesia (BI) and the Bank of Thailand (BoT) announced to move from piloting phase to the implementation phase of cross-border QR payment linkage on Monday. The piloting phase of cross-border QR payment linkage between Indonesia and Thailand, launched on August 17, 2021, has been running successfully. For the implementation phase, 76 payment system…

Thailand sets guidelines on the usage of digital assets as payment

The Bank of Thailand (BOT), the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), and Ministry of Finance (MOF) in Thailand have jointly reviewed the benefits and risks of digital assets, and deem it necessary to regulate the usage of digital assets as a means of payment for goods and services, to avert potential impacts on the country's financial stability and…