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Government mulls visa rule overhaul for expats, tourists, investors

The government could revamp immigration rules this year to make it easier for expats and long-term tourists to stay in the country, part of a strategy to boost investment and tourism revenue once the pandemic eases. The proposed changes could mean foreigners would no longer have to file 90-day reports of their whereabouts — a […]Read More


Thai Government lures wealthy foreigners

The government has set a “proactive economic plan” aimed at drawing at least 1 million high-income foreign tourists and foreign investors in the new S-Curve industries as part of efforts to free the country from the middle income trap. Deputy Prime Minister Supattanapong Punmeechaow said that a meeting of the Centre for Economic Situation Administration […]Read More


Cambodian Real Estate Firm Defrauds Lao Investors

A Cambodian-owned real estate firm operating in the Lao capital Vientiane has halted payments to its investors, defrauding them of an estimated $10 million, sources say. On March 27, angry clients gathered at Asian Face, a firm belonging to Cambodian businessman Huot Sovann, to demand their money back, prompting the owner to offer them properties […]Read More


Largest Thai Investor in Russia Declared Thailand’s Richest Person

The biggest Thai investor in Russia headed the list of the richest people in Thailand, according to the Thai edition of the Forbes magazine. BANGKOK (Sputnik) — Four brothers Chearavanont, namely Jaran, Montri, Sumet and Dhanin who are owners of the conglomerate Charoen Pokphand (CP) group, the largest Thai investor in Russia, have a fortune […]Read More


Thai & Chinese investors to build $1bn dairy plant in

Thailand’s largest agribusiness Charoen Pokphand Group (CP) and China’s Banner Dairy are to spend $1 billion building a diary in the Russian city of Ryazan. The facility intends to produce 400 thousand tons of milk products annually. The Russian Direct Investment Fund will reportedly seal the deal with the foreign investors on the sidelines of […]Read More


PM invites US investors to Thailand

WASHINGTON DC, 31 March 2016 (NNT) – The Prime Minister has invited US investors to take part in infrastructure projects in Thailand’s Special Economic Zones (SEZ). On the occasion of his visit to the United States to take part in the 4th Nuclear Security Summit taking place in Washington DC, Prime Minister Gen Prayuth Chan-ocha […]Read More


Work permit, visa proposals get positive response

The Joint Standing Committee on Commerce, Industry and Banking has given an update on its proposals to amend the country’s visa and work-permit regulations, which it says have received a positive response – with some areas already having been fixed by government agencies. Read more: The NationRead More


General Prayuth: Investors are more confident in Thailand

BANGKOK, 21 September 2014 (NNT) – The Prime Minister has assured that foreign investors have become more confident in Thailand since the introduction of the government’s economic policies. Gen. Prayuth Chan-ocha, the Prime Minister, said during his weekly “Returning Happiness to the People” TV program, that the government’s economic policies will be implemented in 3 […]Read More