Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba will inject 11 billion baht into the first stage of the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC), the Industry Ministry says, as the group braces for the imminent entry of Chinese rivals JD.com and Tencent and the strengthening of local alternatives like Tarad.com.
Month: April 2018
UK keen to boost economic ties
BRITAIN is keen to forge closer economic and trade collaboration with more countries beyond the European trade bloc that it is leaving and Thailand is particularly attractive as the centre of the Asean region, Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak said yesterday after meeting British International Trade Secretary Liam Fox.
Buying into Thailand’s economic dream scheme
Property firms hope the military regime’s much-hyped Eastern Economic Corridor development plan will breath life into stagnant real estate markets
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Sunplay Asia hosts successful 3-day open house event in Bangsaray
From 9-11 December, pioneering active luxury lifestyle developer, Sunplay Asia, welcomed owners, buyers, agents and interested visitors to the Sunplay Visitor Centre, located 25kms south of Pattaya at the Sunplay Bangsaray development. Continue reading “Sunplay Asia hosts successful 3-day open house event in Bangsaray” →
Could This Be Thailand’s Next Investment Hotspot?
Just a couple of years ago, few people could have pointed to Bangsaray on a map of Thailand’s Eastern Seaboard. Even those well acquainted with its much noisier neighbour, Pattaya, would have struggled to locate the sleepy coastal town situated only 20 kilometres south of the country’s liveliest beach resort. Continue reading “Could This Be Thailand’s Next Investment Hotspot?” →