Mon, 18 Feb 2019 01:00
Chinese investors fuelling Thailand’s property market
Chinese investors have become an important driver of Thailand’s property market, particularly condominiums in Bangkok. The trend began a couple of years ago when the Chinese government imposed tougher conditions on property investment and has gathered momentum recently, due in part to the weaker yuan as the Thai market is considered to be reasonably priced.
Mon, 28 Jan 2019 01:00
Condo investors turn to renting out to generate income
WHEN CHINA’S government in 2015 encouraged its people to expand their investments in Thailand and other overseas countries, Chinese investors responded.
Mon, 17 Sep 2018 01:00
REPORT: Chinese investors shift agriculture practices in North
TWO YEARS ago, Prasat Prueangwichahorn, a Thai driver in a Chinese banana plantation in Laos, saw a business opportunity when Laos ordered a ban on new banana plantations out of concerns for the environment and workers.
Mon, 03 Sep 2018 01:00
REPORT: Chinese investors making good in Chiang Mai
Though foreign money boosts economies, local businesses are concerned about losing opportunities and foreigners not following regulations
Fri, 24 Aug 2018 18:27
Chinese delegation promotes bilateral trade
Chinese investors are seeking opportunities in the fields of smart electronics, eco-agriculture, digital industry, tourism services, culture and education in Thailand, according to Chinese State Councilor Wang Yong.
Fri, 24 Aug 2018 01:00
CP Land woos Chinese with Bt60 bn EEC joint venture
CHAROEN Pokphand Group’s property arm CP Land Plc is teaming up with Guangxi Construction Engineering Group of China to set up an industrial estate in the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) that targets Chinese-speaking investors.
Fri, 25 May 2018 01:00
Smuggling of hazardous waste comes to light
Chinese investors suspected of dumping electronic waste in Thailand
Mon, 09 Apr 2018 11:13
What does the future of book shopping look like?
Self-service start-ups have become the new fad for Chinese investors after the arrival of lots of successful players – big and small. Alibaba launched its Tao Cafe in late August, 2017, two months after JD Daojia rolled out something similar. There are also many smaller companies doing similar things like Xingbianli and Easyhome.
Tue, 13 Mar 2018 01:00
Bank helps connect Chinese with EEC
SINGAPORE-based United Overseas Bank (UOB) is drumming up interest among Chinese investors to seize opportunities in the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) and expects more and more Chinese companies to set up in the country’s flagship economic zone.
Sat, 09 Dec 2017 01:00
Big trouble in little China?
Chinese investors and tourists are betting big on the Cambodian resort city of Sihanoukville – but the locals are losing out
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 15:24
Probe launched into foreign farms on state borderland
The Department of Special Investigation (DSI) has launched a probe into allegations that Chinese investors in collaboration with Thai partners have acquired state land plots without proper permission.
Fri, 30 Jun 2017 14:12
Caution urged in weighing up AI starts
BEIJING – Chinese investors are scrambling to pour their money into artificial intelligence.
Mon, 26 Jun 2017 01:00
Smart cities and digital innovation with help from China
Chinese investors are taking a keen interest in Thailand’s smart-city initiatives and digital-innovation parks, part of our government’s Thailand 4.0 policy to use new technologies and industries to pull the country out of the middle-income trap.
Mon, 29 May 2017 01:00
EEC – Thailand’s magnet to woo Chinese investors
A recent delegation from Hong Kong and Shanghai was given the red-carpet treatment by the Thai government which is keen to attract more Chinese investment into Thailand, especially in its flagship project the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC).
Fri, 12 May 2017 11:25
Chinese investors seek Belt and Road partners in Thailand