Thai central bank plans to cut consumer loan rates

BANGKOK, July 21 (Reuters) – Thailand’s central bank is discussing interest rate cuts on some consumer loans, fearing lenders will reject high-risk borrowers and push them into loan sharks, a deputy governor. Last month, Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha called on the Bank of Thailand (BOT) to review the interest rate …

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Back where it all began

Neither Maarty Leunen nor Bryce Taylor have completely closed the door on another season of professional basketball away from home in 2021-22. If that door is effectively closed for everyone, however, they could play the last competitive basketball of their careers this month in the Oregon Green and Yellow. Leunen …

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NBA pros on the big screen: can these stars act?

Does every NBA superstar really want to be in the movies? You might think so, judging by the long, eventful history of players going to Hollywood (not to mention the number of flops in the game today). As the new “Space Jam: A New Legacy” takes the burgeoning subgenre of …

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