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Dec 03, 2020, 02:42 ET Foreign Investors' Confidence in Thailand Still High Despite COVID-19 Impact, Survey Shows

Despite the COVID-19-induced economic hardship, as much as 96% of foreign direct investors operating in Thailand are confident in the country's...


Nov 04, 2020, 05:37 ET Thailand BOI Approves New EV Package, and Over 35 Billion Baht in Large Investment Projects

The Thailand Board of Investment (BOI) today approved the roll out of a comprehensive set of incentives covering all major aspects of the electric...


Oct 26, 2020, 10:35 ET Thailand's Electronics Sector Still a Magnet for Investors in Jan-Sep, BOI Data Shows

The COVID-19 pandemic and the US-China trade friction have failed to slow Thailand's resilient electronics and electrical (E&E) industry which on the ...


Sep 02, 2020, 05:25 ET BOI Says Investors Show Increasing Interest in Thailand's Medical Sector

A growing number of international and Thai companies are investing in Thailand's medical to help address the COVID-19 situation as well as to build...


Aug 17, 2020, 06:20 ET Surge in Medical Investment, Higher FDIs, as Thailand Total Applications Rise, BOI says

Investors' confidence in Thailand's management of the COVID-19 crisis and the recovery outlook led in the first six months of 2020 to an increase in...


Aug 06, 2020, 08:01 ET Thailand BOI Urges Investors to Focus on Business Upgrades Ahead of 2021 Recovery

The Thailand Board of Investment (BOI) is urging investors to focus on enhancing productivity and efficiency through automation and human resource...


Jul 24, 2020, 05:52 ET The Increasing Investments in Thailand's Food Sector Reflects the Confidence in Thailand Despite COVID-19 Outbreak: BOI

From January 2019 to June 2020, international and local investors have filed 116 investment promotion applications for food processing and drinks...


Jul 21, 2020, 03:48 ET Board of Investment's New Campaign Highlights Thailand's Resilience

The Thailand Board of Investment (BOI) has unveiled a new 2020 campaign, titled "Think Resilience, Think Thailand", to showcase the country's tested...


Jun 30, 2020, 09:00 ET Car Makers Ramp Up Electric Vehicle Production Capacity in Thailand, Investment Board Says

Amid the rising adoption of cleaner cars around the globe, the Thailand Board of Investment (BOI) has already approved 24 projects by car makers to...


Jun 17, 2020, 05:50 ET Thailand BOI Approves Over 40 Billion Baht in Large Scale Projects, Commits to Sustainable Investment

The Thailand Board of Investment (BOI) today approved five large-scale projects with a total investment value of 41.8 billion baht (US$1.35 billion)...


Apr 13, 2020, 09:02 ET Thailand BOI Approves Steps to Ease COVID-19 Impact, Accelerate Investment in Medical Sector

The Board of Investment of Thailand (BOI) today approved a series of measures to mitigate the impact of the coronavirus or COVID-19 outbreak on...


Jan 21, 2020, 01:21 ET Thailand Board of Investment Promotes Major Infrastructure Projects to Support Growth Over the Next Five years

Thailand expects its ongoing investment in major infrastructure to be the basis of growth in the next five years, Mr. Kobsak Pootrakool, Deputy...


Jan 17, 2020, 04:12 ET Thailand Board of Investment Points Out the High Potential for Thailand to Be Bioplastics Hub

Thailand is attracting billions of baht of investments in bioplastics from global and local players seizing the opportunities the country offers as a ...


Jan 14, 2020, 04:04 ET Board of Investment Unveils Thailand 2019 Investment Applications Worth USD25bn, Higher than Target

The total value of investment applications received by the Thailand Board of Investment (BOI) for the full year 2019 reached 756.1 billion baht...


Jan 08, 2020, 04:43 ET Thailand's Board of Investment Offers Incentives to Enhance Human Resource Development and Support Educational Institutions

The Thai government has launched the economic vision known as Thailand 4.0 and a series of strategies to support the Eastern Economic Corridor or...


Dec 19, 2019, 02:44 ET Thailand BOI Approves Revised Incentives to Promote Investment in the EEC Area

The Board of Investment (BOI) has agreed to extend and revise the investment incentives package for investment projects in the Eastern Economic...


Nov 01, 2019, 07:03 ET Thailand BOI approves 5 more food innovation sites for investment promotion

The Thailand Board of Investment (BOI) today extended to five more "Food Innopolis" sites the status of BOI-approved science and technology zones,...


Nov 01, 2019, 05:18 ET Thailand Board Investment Says Six-Spot Surge to 21st Rank in World Bank Ease Of Doing Business Index Rewards Thailand's efforts

Thailand's continued efforts to develop a more conducive environment for foreign investors have been recognized by a 6-spot surge in the World Bank...


Sep 20, 2019, 07:03 ET BOI Approves Thailand Plus Incentives to Expedite Investment Relocation

Thailand Board of Investment (BOI) today approved a set of new incentive measures aimed at attracting foreign business to relocate and expedite...


Sep 09, 2019, 06:55 ET Thailand announces new promotion package to attract investment

Thailand's economic ministers meeting on Sept. 6, 2019 endorsed a package of measures, called 'Thailand Plus' which aimed at attracting more foreign...


Aug 21, 2019, 06:02 ET Thailand BOI, University Network to Spur R&D Linkage with Industry

The Thailand Board of Investment (BOI) this month entered into an agreement with eight of the country's leading universities aiming to improve...


Aug 13, 2019, 08:29 ET FDI Applications More Than Doubled in First Half of 2019, Thailand BOI says

The total value of applications received by the Thailand Board of Investment (BOI) from foreign investors more than doubled to 147.2 billion baht...


Jul 11, 2019, 16:09 ET Thailand's advances in UN SDGs seen boosting investment competitiveness

Thailand advancing 19 places from last year to rank 40th globally and first in ASEAN in the UN's Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Report will...


Jun 17, 2019, 04:10 ET Thailand's surge in IMD competitiveness list reflects dynamic economy, says BOI

Thailand's 5-rank rise in the 2019 IMD World Competitiveness Rankings, released in late May, reflects the business friendly environment and the...


May 22, 2019, 05:55 ET Thailand promotes AI, robotics technology to spur industry 4.0 readiness

Thailand-based manufacturers should seize the opportunity offered by the government's investment promotion policy to enhance production efficiency...