Compared to South Korea and other Southeast Asian countries such as the Philippines and Indonesia, Thailand lacks support for competitive gaming.
Rising concerns over the interventionist policies of the Chinese government have led to Hong Kong losing its luster
Southeast Asia is projected to grow 4.9% this year, slower than December's 5.1% forecast, and 5% in 2020.
Thailand is a country that loves to gamble. However, betting on Muay Thai (and horse racing) is currently the only legal form of gambling
For Thailand, tensions between China and the US could actually have a positive effect
Commerce Ministry officials fear that continued currency strength could hinder Thai exports.