Thailand ranks as second most attractive investment location among emerging and developing countries in Asia

The Baiyoke Tower II in Ratchathewi District, Bangkok
The Baiyoke Tower II in in the Ratchathewi District Bangkok, second tallest building in Thailand. Photo: pxhere.

Thailand has achieved second place among emerging and developing countries in Asia, according to the recent Global Opportunity Index (GOI) 2024, by the Milken Institute. [Read More…]

Investigation on Foreigners Using Thai Nominees to Run Businesses Continues in Phuket

A Family Mart minimart and pharmacy in a backstreet of Patong in Phuket
A Family Mart minimart and pharmacy in a backstreet of Patong in Phuket. Photo: PercyGermany - Jan Friedrich / flickr. CC BY-NC-ND 2.0.

In Phuket, the Thai police are investigating vehicle rental businesses in the Thalang district for potential illegal practices. The inquiry, led by Region 8 Police [Read More…]

Thailand targets Illegal Chinese associations nationwide

Yaowarat Road is the centre of Bangkok's Chinatown
Yaowarat Road is the centre of Bangkok's Chinatown. Chinese immigrants and their descendants form the largest ethnic group in the city. Photo: Ninara.

Police and the Interior Ministry are hunting for illegal associations that are fronts for illicit Chinese businesses nationwide after a whistleblower’s complaints against them. Withan [Read More…]