• Mon, 18 Jun 2018 01:00
    Lecturers upgrade their ecommerce skills at special Alibaba workshops
    THE FIRST generation of 48 university lecturers has graduated from a “train the trainer” programme in global e-commerce held by Alibaba Business School in collaboration with Burapha University and the Eastern Economic Corridor Office of Thailand (EECO).
  • Thu, 07 Jun 2018 12:23
    Foreign ambassadors briefed on EEC plans
    The Industrial Estate Authority of Thailand (IEAT), Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Board of Investment of Thailand (BOI) Office of the Board of Eastern Special Development Zone Policy gave a presentation on the Eastern Economic Corridor project to 300 ambassadors and consuls on Thursday
  • Mon, 04 Jun 2018 12:11
    China-Japan Cooperation on Eastern Economic Corridor of Thailand
    The article is an excerpt from Ning Jizhe’s speech at a seminar on China-Japan Cooperation on Eastern Economic Corridor of Thailand held in Bangkok May 31, 2018.
  • Thu, 24 May 2018 01:00
    BTS aims to double revenue in five years
    BTS Group Holdings aims to more than double its annual revenue within the next five years, driven mainly by its involvement in big infrastructure projects. The company is awaiting the release of the terms of reference for high-speed and double-track rail projects planned for the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC).
  • Fri, 18 May 2018 01:00
    Thai-Korea revival  
    Thailand-Korea cooperation mechanism will be revived to attract foreign investment to Thailand's Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC), deputy prime minister Somkid Jatusripitak said at "Korea-Thailand 60th anniversary of diplomatic relations: Maekyung Thailand Forum" yesterday.
  • Fri, 18 May 2018 01:00
    EEC, poll boost mood,StanChart boss says
     AMBITIOUS spending plans under the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) initiative have boosted investor confidence in the Thai economy, said Standard Chartered Bank (StanChart) chairman Jose Vinals, who also expressed faith in the government’s plan for an election next year.
  • Thu, 17 May 2018 01:00
    THAI bets big on maintenance hub
    A PLAN by Thai Airways International (THAI) for a showpiece aircraft maintenance centre in the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) – intended to cement the country’s status as a regional aviation hub – is edging closer to reality, with a feasibility study due to be completed this month.
  • Wed, 16 May 2018 01:00
    EEC law ‘harms local people’
    Expansion in three provinces only suits foreign investors, warn rights experts
  • Sat, 12 May 2018 01:00
    The Intelligent City Development Board has approved six master plans for the development of the intelligent city in the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC), Deputy Prime Minister Prachin Chantong said after a meeting yesterday.
  • Fri, 11 May 2018 11:15
    Industrial facilities covering 34,400 rai approved for EEC
    WHA Corporation PCL (WHA Group) has been approved to launch eight industrial estates as EEC industrial promotion zones, by the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) management committee, the firm announced in a press release on Friday.
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  • Sun, 06 May 2018 13:00
    MoU agrees to create new breed of student for EEC industry
    The office of the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) will today sign an MoU with the offices of the Vocational Education Commission and the Higher Education Commission, along with the Board of Investment of Thailand (BOI) committing themselves to graduating the right number and quality of students prepared for work in the EEC’s 10 targeted industries.
  • Fri, 04 May 2018 01:00
    Japanese backing pledged for EEC
    THE Japan Bank for International Co-operation (JBIC) has promised to provide soft loans to investors setting up businesses in the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) and is ready to back investment in a high-speed link between three airports that underpins the flagship economic zone.
  • Fri, 27 Apr 2018 01:00
    Pace of EEC rail projects picks up
    PLANNED high-speed and double-track rail projects to serve the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) are expected to begin services in 2023, with an investment value of Bt296.42 billion alone flagged for the high-speed train service, the State Railway of Thailand (SRT) said.
  • Mon, 23 Apr 2018 01:00
    Experts worried about lack of Thai digital skills
    Alibaba durian deal dismissed as ‘hype’, observers ponder impact
  • Sun, 22 Apr 2018 07:42
    Thailand commits to ‘long-term partnership’ with Alibaba
    Thailand has entered into a strategic partnership with Alibaba to drive the development of Thailand’s digital economy and the Eastern Economic Corridor under the Thailand 4.0 policy. 
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