JCC and JHC hustle to fix Dawei fallout

The government is vowing to speed up finalizing solutions as soon as possible for the canceled Dawei contract. Finance Minister Arkhom Termpittayapaisith, in his capacity of chairman of the Thai-Myanmar Joint Coordinating Committee (JCC) for the Dawei Special Economic Zone Management Committee (DSEZ MC), said on Wednesday he would speed up talks with the Foreign […]

Cabinet to Adopt Development Guideline for Dawei SEZ Link

The National Economic and Social Development Council (NESDC) will ask the cabinet to adopt its guidelines on infrastructure development on Tuesday, as the government seeks to start working on the long-awaited link that will connect the Dawei Special Economic Zone in Myanmar with Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC). A source said the NESDC wants ministers concerned […]

UOB puts focus on Asean investment

UNITED OVERSEAS BANK (UOB), one of the largest Asian banks, is actively engaged in bringing foreign investors to Thailand, particularly the flagship investment project in the Eastern Economic Corridor, according to its chief executive. Asked which Asean countries were now the most attractive for foreign direct investment in the eyes of UOB, Choon Hin Tan, […]

DHL to Invest Bt2.7 Billion in Region

DHL Supply Chain, the world’s leading contract logistics provider, has announced it will invest Bt2.7 billion in growing its regional footprint in Thailand, Vietnam, Cambodia and Myanmar by 2020. DHL Supply Chain is already a market leader in Thailand and Vietnam and in July 2017, the company was the first 100 per cent foreign-owned logistics […]