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Olivier Languepin

Editor at Thailand Business News

Why Southeast Asia may be the Best Place to Launch Your Startup

More and more investors are flocking to the Southeast Asia region from around to capitalize on the growing entrepreneurial activity and local talent.

Could Southeast Asia be Islamic State’s new frontline?

With the declining influence of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS), the threat of transnational terrorism erupting in the SEA region has grown significantly over the past year.

HDD producers to expand investment in Thailand

US-based Western Digital Corp, a market leader in producing hard-disk drives, is expanding its investment in Thailand

Thai baht hits new record high in two years

The Thai baht is one of the best-performing currencies in the region this year, rising about 5% against the dollar.

Who needs a Lamborghini in Bangkok anyway ?

Hundreds of luxury cars have been impounded by the Thai authorities who are investigating a stolen imported car scheme from UK, linked with a tax fraud network implying high ranked custom officials
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Thailand Tourism : Analysts forecast up to 37 million arrivals in 2017

Between January and April 2017, the Land of Smiles welcomed 12 million people from overseas, creating a 2.91 percent rise in visitor numbers.

Recovering Exports push Thai GDP to 3.3% in Q1

The economy expanded at its fastest quarterly pace in four years in the first quarter, boosted by recovering exports, said NESDB in its latest report.

Thai Government is stepping up “Thailand 4.0” towards agro-processing

Thailand's focus on food innovation should not come as a big surprise for anyone knowing the country : Thailand is a farming powerhouse and Thai people are notoriously obsessed by food.