The Regulatory Guillotine project, with the support of the Royal Thai government, is to cut or amend certain regulations to improve the ease of doing business in Thailand. The focus now is on licenses and permits.
Mr. John DaSilva, represented AMCHAM at "The TVET Conference: The Linkage of Public and Private Sector for Enhancing and Developing Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) through International Collaboration,"
The EEC Act, officially titled "the Eastern Special Development Zone Act" was enacted on May 10, 2018, published in the Royal Gazette on May 14, 2018, and came into effect on May 15, 2018.
The Thai government has proposed significant changes to its land and buildings tax act.
More than 70 companies applied for the awards, 60 companies met the rigorous qualification standards for recognition of their CSR activities, and three were selected as best in class
AMCHAM Thailand hosted a reception to welcome the U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross on September 27 and a breakfast discussion on September 28, 2017.
On May 24, AMCHAM members gathered to hear Rapee Sucharitakul, Secretary-General of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and member of the State Enterprise Policy Committee.
On May 16, AMCHAM Thailand, in conjunction with the U.S.–ASEAN Business Council (USABC), hosted a luncheon briefing with Diane Farrell, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Asia at the U.S. Department of Commerce.
On March 29 at the Conrad Bangkok, Dr. Uttama Savanayana, Minister of Industry, spoke to AMCHAM members about investment opportunities within the framework of Thailand 4.0, the Government's strategy for transforming the Thai economy.
On January 23 at the InterContinental Bangkok, over 500 hoteliers and tourism industry professionals gathered for AMCHAM's annual Thailand Tourism Forum.