• Fri, 24 Nov 2017 01:00:00
    More time given for ECC investor tax perk applications
    THE BOARD of Investment (BoI) yesterday approved an extension to the period for applicants seeking tax privileges for investment in the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) to January 1, 2018, until December 30, 2019.
  • Wed, 15 Nov 2017 01:00:00
    Superblock seeks ‘clean’ energy customers in EEC
     Superblock Plc, an alternative energy company, plans to sell electricity directly to customers in the Eastern Economic Corridor region, says its executive.
  • Mon, 30 Oct 2017 01:00:00
    Critics slam NCPO order suspending city planning
    ACADEMICS AND residents in the Eastern region have slammed a special order issued during the Royal Cremation Ceremony, which revoked city planning in the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC), as inappropriate during the mourning period and harming public participation.
  • Wed, 11 Oct 2017 01:00:00
    Govt faces more EEC challenges than was thought, forum hears
    SOME large infrastructure projects in the Eastern Economic Corridor are opposed by local communities, while a number have high costs and may not be able to proceed at the desired pace, researchers at the Thailand Development Research Institute (TDRI) have warned.
  • Fri, 06 Oct 2017 01:00:00
    Saab, Mitsubishi look to invest in EEC
    SWEDISH aerospace and defence company Saab Group and Japanese electric giant Mitsubishi Electric Corporation are keen to join hands with Thai private firms to invest in Thailand’s targeted industries in the country’s Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC), Deputy Prime Minister Prajin Juntong said.
  • Thu, 05 Oct 2017 01:00:00
    Felicity hitches Bt3 bn ride on EEC
    PROPERTY developer Felicity Asset Co Ltd yesterday announced plans to spend Bt3 billion expanding its retail and hospitality businesses in the Eastern region to cash in on the development of the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC).
  • Tue, 03 Oct 2017 01:00:00
    Caution urged on privileges for EEC
    THE THAILAND Development Research Institute (TDRI) has warned the government about providing too many privileges for investors in the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) development and urged them to adjust plans to better enhance the country’s industrial competitiveness.
  • Sat, 30 Sep 2017 01:00:00
    EEC bill sails through first NLA reading but experts worry about environmental and social impacts
    THE EASTERN Economic Corridor (EEC) bill passed the first reading on Thursday in the National Legislative Assembly (NLA) |despite concerns of academics |and citizen activists over the downsides from future projects, including environmental impact, corruption, and a lack of public participation.
  • Fri, 29 Sep 2017 01:00:00
    EEC stokes interest of US giants
    GIANT US companies have shown great interest in investing in the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC), Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak said yesterday after meeting US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, adding that the two nations would set up a committee to consider opening up the local market to US pork imports.
  • Fri, 22 Sep 2017 01:00:00
    A bill on the Eastern Economic Corridor’s (EEC) development is expected to be proposed to the National Legislative Assembly (NLA) on Thursday and to go into force late this year.
  • Wed, 20 Sep 2017 01:00:00
    TCC confident on EEC investment rush
    THE THAI Chamber of Commerce (TCC) says it is confident that the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) will drive the economy forward and expects government outlays of at least Bt1.5 trillion from 2018-22 to spur investments in the development zone by domestic and foreign companies.
  • Wed, 20 Sep 2017 01:00:00
    Summit Capital Leasing targets EEC with new branch
    Summit Capital Leasing Co Ltd has opened another branch in South Pattaya to support economic growth in response to the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) hosted by the provinces of Chon Buri, Cha Cheong Sao and Rayong. 
  • Wed, 13 Sep 2017 20:09:22
    Govt expects Bt500bn Japanese investment in EEC
    Industry Minister Uttama Savanayana said on Wednesday that he expects new investment from Japanese investors in the first five years of the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) development project to be at least Bt500 billion.
  • Wed, 13 Sep 2017 12:55:31
    Hitachi ready to help develop Eastern Economic Corridor
    Hitachi on Wednesday signed an agreement with Thailand’s Eastern Economic Corridor Office on applying digital technologies, including IoT (Internet of Things) technologies, and establishing an “innovative environment” to promote the region’s development.
  • Wed, 13 Sep 2017 01:00:00
    Japan, Thailand sign 7 deals to strengthen economic ties
    Agreements focus on industry and eastern economic corridor development
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