Wed, 21 Nov 2018 01:00
New tax regime for foreign corporate headquarters
LAST MONTH, the Revenue Department announced the introduction of a new headquarters tax regime called International Business Centre (IBC). The existing tax incentive regimes – International Headquarters (IHQ), Regional Operating Headquarters (ROH) and International Trading Centre (ITC) – as of October 10, 2018 are no longer available to new applicants.
Thu, 04 Oct 2018 18:56
New Immigration head clamps down on visa ‘tips’
The new head of Thai immigration, Maj-General Surachate Hakpal – known as “Big Joke” in the media – has begun implementing his tough anti-corruption message at immigration.
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 16:00
An Audi for the road
Audi Thailand recently delighted car enthusiasts by opening a new headquarters and service centre in Southeast Asia on Pradit Manutham Road and simultaneously introducing the new Audi Q8.
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 19:14
UOB lays foundation stone for new Thai HQ on Sukhumvit Road
United Overseas Bank (UOB) cemented its long-term commitment to Thailand with a ground-breaking ceremony for its new headquarters last Thursday.
Thu, 02 Aug 2018 01:00
New head for financial services in Asia Pacific
BMW Group has appointed Ritu Chandy as regional chief executive officer of financial services for its Asia Pacific operations.
Sat, 30 Jun 2018 01:00
Asean corporates, top executives need to clear hurdle of risk-averse culture, says Infor head
THAI and other Asean corporate leaders need to have a clear vision on the digital transformation agenda to stay relevant in the fast-changing business landscape, according to Wesley Kowalski, the new Head of Asean for US-based enterprise software firm Infor.
Thu, 07 Jun 2018 12:37
Hitachi Vantara names new head of sales
Hitachi Vantara, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi Ltd, has appointed Thanavut Changtrakul as head of sales for Thailand, in charge of building and executing a cohesive sales strategy and expanding the sales capability for Hitachi Vantara’s existing and new offerings portfolio.
Tue, 22 May 2018 01:00
Asian Games organisers need to be fully prepared
Security concerns have given a new headache to organisers of the upcoming Asian Games in Jakarta and Palembang following a spate of terror attacks in a number of cities across Indonesia. The organisers plan to implement stringent security measures to ensure the safety of thousands of athletes turning up for the sporting event and those attending the Games.
Mon, 16 Oct 2017 19:46
HSBC appoints new head of global markets in Thailand
HSBC has announced the appointment of Sudaphan Thaveethamsathit as Head of Global Markets for Thailand. She succeeds Guy Dickinson who will take up a new post as HSBC’s Head of Global Markets for Australia.
Tue, 05 Sep 2017 15:40
Cabinet nod for new National Office of Buddhism chief
The Cabinet on Tuesday approved the proposal to transfer Religious Affairs Department chief Manas Tharatjai as the new head of the National Office of Buddhism.
Wed, 12 Jul 2017 01:00
Boonsrang sets agenda for police reform
New head of panel studying overhaul of force looks overseas to find the best model.
Wed, 03 May 2017 07:34
US Senate confirms Jay Clayton as new SEC chief
WASHINGTON - The US Senate on Tuesday confirmed attorney Jay Clayton as the new head of the Securities and Exchange Commission tasked with regulating Wall Street and America's financial sector.
Thu, 06 Apr 2017 01:00
Prawit wants Asean supremacy
The new head of the National Olympic Committee of Thailand (NOCT), General Prawit Wongsuwan, has vowed to help the Kingdom succeed in the international sporting arena, starting with the SEA Games in Malaysia this year.
Wed, 05 Apr 2017 15:26
Deputy PM Prawit the new head of OCT
Having become the new head of the Olympic Committee of Thailand, Deputy Prime Minister Gen Prawit Wongsuwan hoped to help the Kingdom succeed at international sport arena, starting with this year’s SEA Games in Malaysia.
Mon, 06 Mar 2017 17:58
Former deputy Sakchai elected as new head of NHSO
Board members of the National Health Security Office (NHSO) Monday chose the office’s former acting chief and deputy secretary-general Sakchai Kanjanawatana as its new boss.