UOB Thailand Collaborates with BOI to Attract High-tech FDI

UOB Thailand Collaborates with BOI to Attract High-tech FDI

United Overseas Bank (UOB) Thailand recently forged a strategic alliance with Thailand’s Board of Investment (BOI) to amplify foreign direct investment (FDI) in the country’s high-tech sectors, with a specific emphasis on electronics and electric vehicles (EVs)....
Thai and Japanese Oil and Gas Giants Collaborate on CCS Project

Thai and Japanese Oil and Gas Giants Collaborate on CCS Project

PTT Exploration and Production (PTTEP), the Thai oil and gas giant, has joined forces with its Japanese counterpart, Inpex, to initiate a study on the potential for carbon capture and storage (CCS) in the Northern Gulf of Thailand. This collaborative study is...

Thailand Promotes Investment Addressing PM2.5 Pollution

The Board of Investment (BOI) of Thailand has just approved measures to promote investments aimed at addressing pollution from fine particulates (PM2.5). These measures include expanding the support scope via investment promotion measures for community and social...
Thailand Launches Telemedicine Services for Thais Abroad

Thailand Launches Telemedicine Services for Thais Abroad

The National Health Security Office (NHSO) recently announced plans to launch a telemedicine service for Thai citizens living or traveling abroad through remote medical consultations. This telemedicine service launch is seen as key to the NHSO’s efforts to...
AstraZeneca Brings AI-Powered Lung Cancer Screening to Thailand

AstraZeneca Brings AI-Powered Lung Cancer Screening to Thailand

Thailand is marking a significant stride in the domains of healthcare and digital innovation with the launch of an innovative AI-driven lung cancer screening service by the Digital Economy and Society Ministry. The “AI for Better Life” project stands as a...
Thailand Launches New Free Zone in Chao Praya River

Thailand Launches New Free Zone in Chao Praya River

In January 2024 the Bangkok Port Authority unveiled a new Free Zone in the Chao Praya River area, dedicating 24,000 square meters of warehousing and container yards to enhance services in the Bangkok Metropolitan Region. Mr.The Director General of the Port Authority...
Thailand Commences Production of Electric Vehicles

Thailand Commences Production of Electric Vehicles

In January 2024, Thailand achieved an important milestone in its automotive industry, with the inaugural production of its first domestically manufactured electric vehicle (EV) in Rayong. The unveiling of the New Ora Good Cat EV model, manufactured under the Great...
Thailand’s Ethanol Specialist Expands to Functional Food

Thailand’s Ethanol Specialist Expands to Functional Food

Ubon Bio Ethanol, a prominent player in Thailand’s ethanol production landscape, renowned for its innovative cassava-derived ethanol, has announced plans to embark on a strategic expansion into the growing market of functional food. The company has become a...
Korea’s Innovative Shopping Platform Launches in Thailand

Korea’s Innovative Shopping Platform Launches in Thailand

Pocket PangPang, Korea’s single-price mobile shopping platform, officially began its service in Thailand in December 2023. Pocket PangPang is a new kind of mobile shopping mall that took the grand prize in the 2023 Korea Consumer Satisfaction Index Awards among...
Honda Commences Passenger EVs Production in Thailand  

Honda Commences Passenger EVs Production in Thailand  

Japanese automaker Honda Motor has started producing its electric vehicles (EVs) in Thailand and will begin selling them in the Southeast Asian country in the first quarter of 2024. Honda has thus become the first Japanese manufacturer to produce passenger EVs in...