Indonesia’s carmakers are catching up with Thailand

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Indonesia carmakers are slowly making up with Thailand, as their production should reach 1.6 million units in 2014, when Thailand should produce around 2 mln unit in 2014 due to poor domestic demand.  More...

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BOI admits a 10% decline in Foreign Investment

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Thailand’s Board of Investment (BoI) admits that foreign investment is declining : foreign investment in the first 10 months of this year dropped by 10 per cent compared More...

Indonesia’s carmakers are catching up with Thailand

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Indonesia carmakers are slowly making up with Thailand, as their production should reach 1.6 million units in 2014, when Thailand should produce around 2 mln unit in 2014 due More...

2,500 autoparts companies operate in Thailand

Thailand’s automotive companies, increasingly on the cutting edge of component technology, have turned their country into “Southeast Asia’s Detroit.” That More...

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Bangkok and Chiang Mai in Top 25 Cities (Conde Nast Traveller)

Thailand has once again been recognised as a premier travel destination by Condé Nast Traveller’s readers, who voted Bangkok and Chiang Mai among the Top 25 Cities in the World More...

Bangkok loses “best city for travel” award to Kyoto

Bangkok is no longer the world’s best city for travel and leisure in 2014 : Kyoto is, according to the readers votes gathered by the US magazine Travel & Leisure. More...

Thailand’s key rate remains at two percent

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The Fiscal Policy Committee of the Bank of Thailand voted 6 to 1 to maintain the policy rate at two percent due to slower More...

KBank joins 35 banks from 9 Countries in Asean banking initiative

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Kasikornbank is joining with 35 banks from nine countries to launch the Asean+3 Banking Initiative, aimed at enhancing More...

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This is not the first time that AEC faces a probable delay: In 2012, the commencement...

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ASEAN member states are confident that by end-2015, at least 95 percent of the measures under...

E1 Three paths to sustained economic growth in Southeast Asia

Almost five decades after ASEAN’s founding, it is pursuing a more ambitious form of economic integration...

Thailand promises peace “within a year” in Muslim south

Thailand’s military government vowed to bring peace to the Muslim-dominated south within a year, despite More...

The End of History in Thailand ? Not yet

It seems that in Thailand the road to the "end of history" is a little bit more complicated and tortuous..

Panel Discussion in Bangkok: Is There a Coup Dividend?

Thailand's five-week-old junta, The National Council for Peace and Order, has won plaudits in some quarters for stabilizing the overall security..

Land prices in Phuket have tripled in ten years

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Land prices in Phuket have tripled the past ten years with the land price along Patong beach the highest estimated More...

Martial law hits condominium markets at tourist locations

Condominium markets at major tourist destinations have shrunk, with Pattaya and Chiang Mai faring the worst after foreign demand shriveled following..

Commercial Real Estate Investment set to grow in Asia

Volumes have improved in Thailand following stabilisation after a prolonged political crises and the military coup...
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Amazon to offer global shopping and ultra-fast delivery in China

Amazon is planning an interesting move in China that could shift the balance somewhat starting with its Singles Day sale this..
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U.S. firms keen to invest in Thailand

Leading U.S. firms have expressed interest to expand their investment in Thailand as the government is stepping up efforts to fight..
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Japanese Investors shift Investment to Indonesia

Indonesia has become an increasingly important investment hub for foreign companies, especially from Japan, although various issues in the fields of..