Wed, 13 Jun 2018 01:00
Warm response seen to ‘Myanmar Insight’ in Bangkok
GIVEN the rising interest in Myanmar’s economy this year, nearly 500 Thai businesspeople are expected to gather at the Myanmar Insight 2018 to be held in Bangkok next month, according to Nattawin Phongsphetrarat, vice president of Thai Business Association of Myanmar (TBAM).
Thu, 30 Jun 2016 14:48
Thai firms eye increased investment in Laos
VIENTIANE - More Thai businesspeople are interested in expanding their investments and seeking further trading opportunities in Laos, a meeting in Vientiane heard this week.
Tue, 14 Jun 2016 01:00
Overseas trade courses from BBL
AFTER more than 60 years, Bangkok Bank has realised that doing business overseas faces many challenges, so it is transferring what it has learned to Thai businesspeople via the AEC Business Leader Programme.
Tue, 07 Oct 2014 01:00
Regional integration: Knowledge of our neighbours will be power
As the implementation of the Asean Economic Community (AEC) draws near, Thai businesspeople remain upbeat on the prospects for trade and investment.
Mon, 17 Jun 2013 00:00
Thai businesspeople too slow to move into Myanmar, long-timer says
The Myanmar Investment Commission granted licences to 33 companies in the first four months of the year, whose total investment amounted to US$815 million (Bt25 billion). Yes, some of them are from Thailand, but a pioneering Thai businessman believes his
Wed, 08 May 2013 00:00
Investment in Myanmar to get more difficult for Thais post- AEC
Thai businesspeople will find it harder to invest in Myanmar amid rapidly rising land and labour costs because of the influx of foreign direct investment (FDI), which is projected to grow by 200-400 per cent in 2015 after Asean integration.
Tue, 11 Dec 2012 00:00
Thai investors eye 16 Myanmar industries
Thai businesspeople will visit Myanmar next Monday to discuss investing in 16 industries, according to the Myanmar Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry.
Wed, 25 Jan 2012 00:00
Thai PM in India to boost mutual ties
Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra has met with Thai businesspeople in the Indian capital and is due to hold talks with her Indian counterpart with the aim of expanding cooperation on trade and investment between the two countries.
Thu, 01 Sep 2011 00:00
Seize opportunities to regain Burma
China has become Burma's biggest business partner in terms of trading value, replacing Thailand, and is likely to benefit from the open-market policy the most, said Burmese and Thai businesspeople as well as the Thai Board of Investment (BoI).