30 Thai SMEs seek partners in Myanmar

WITH THE Asean Economic Community opening up the region, representatives of 30 Thai small and medium-sized enterprises visited Myanmar from Monday to Wednesday to seek out local partners. Kitsana Vachekrilas, treasurer of the Thai Chamber of Commerce (TCC) and managing director of Bua Thong Thani Management Co, said in an exclusive interview that all the […]

Thai’s BOI to open branches in Myanmar and Indonesia in push for investment abroad

THE BOARD of Investment plans to open branches in Myanmar and Indonesia next year as a priority measure to encourage Thai companies, and small and medium-sized enterprises in particular, to invest overseas. This will improve their opportunity to invest in new production plants in new export markets to boost income growth for the long term, […]

Height safety kit distributor crosses borders

High Solution Network, the importer and distributor of height-safety equipment from Italy under the Camp brand, plans to boost its business within Asean by expanding into Myanmar, Laos and Cambodia. The strategy is expected to help quadruple the company’s revenue from Bt55 million this year to Bt220 million in 2019, owner and managing director Sirichoke […]

Region vows to boost economic ties

Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam (CLMV) have agreed to increase cooperation in agriculture, industry and energy production at their seventh annual summit as well as the sixth annual Ayeyawady-Chao Phraya-Mekong Economic Cooperation Strategy (ACMECS) summit in Nay Pyi Taw. The amount of trade among CLMV in 2013 was 12.4 per cent of total Asean trade […]