Nawarat Patanakarn plans pre-cast factory in Myanmar

NAWARAT Patanakarn, one of Thailand’s top five construction companies, has set a budget of more than Bt500 million to invest in Asean, mostly in pre-cast concrete production and infrastructure projects in Myanmar this year. “The company reached an agreement to form a joint venture with a local partner in Myanmar, and expects the factory to […]

Thai construction companies look to Myanmar for growth

Bangkok’s Democracy Monument was erected to commemorate the 1932 coup that ended Thailand’s seven-century reign of kings, and became a rallying point last year for protesters seeking to oust the government. Now, the landmark’s builder is going abroad for the first time in its 84-year history as political instability saps demand at home. “Because of […]