The Economy Profile for Thailand entitled Doing Business in Thailand 2019 is published by the World Bank Group is now available via the download link below. A good business environment clearly boost a countrys performance in a number of ways. Doing Business 2019 is the 16th in a series of annual reports investigating the regulations that enhance [...]
10 Danish Chambers of Commerce in Asia meet up in Bangkok to form a business alliance On Friday 7 June 2019 the Danish and Nordic Chambers of Commerce met in Bangkok for the first time ever to discuss how to establish a stronger cooperation – a business alliance between the independent Danish trade organisations in [...]
Great DTCC experience at Pandora Productions The DTCC visit to Pandora Productions on the 6 June 2019 was a true ‘waoow’ eyeopener for the 26 chamber members visiting the factory. The complete visit lasted 2½ hours. The Vice-President Claus Rasmussen welcomed the guests in the newest facility which were constructed to serve the employees with a [...]
Mr. Peter Waagensen, Director for B&O Thailand, was appointed as the President for the Danish – Thai Chamber of Commerce at the same time he will continue as the Treasurer. At the same time and instead of one Vice-President four new regional representatives (Vice-Presidents) were elected at the DTCC Board meeting last Thursday 25 April 2019. Presidents [...]
Dear Members, During April the Law Firms here in Thailand there have circulated news on the enforcement of TM 30 - Notification Form for the House-Master, Owner or the Possessor of the Residence where the Foreigner is Staying. In the past this form has been used by hotels only all over Thailand and is submitted online. [...]
By the end of this year, Thailand will be free from three types of plastic – microbeads, cap seals and oxo-degradable plastics – and from four other types of single-use plastics by 2022, according to a Cabinet acknowledged road map. Please read more here from The Nation 19 April 2019.
22 years as Denmark's Reneable Energy Island getting stating a good example for Europe and the World This is the story about a local island community that has implemented a green reorganisation by acting together and is now heading for new sustainable goals. More can be read here from the Euronews story 12 April 2019.
The Danish - Thai Chamber of Commerce would like to covey our congratulations to Mr. Karri Kivela, former Executive Director of the Thai-Finnish Chamber of Commerce (TFCC) who has been appointed as the new Executive Director of EABC. Mr. Kivela assumed the position at EABC on 18 April 18, 2019. We will miss Mr. Karri among [...]
Soon it will be possible to go by train to and from Cambodia. However, a bilateral border agreement for train transportation still to be signed between the two countries. The 1·3 km cross-border rail link between Arayaprathet in Thailand and Poipot in Cambodia which was completed last year is to be opened on April 22, Thailand’s [...]
Major amendments to the Labour Protection Act to Take Effect in 2019. The DTCC office has from our member Tilleke & Gibbins received the an important update on quite substantial amendments to the Labour Act. The comprises issues such as severance pay, relocation of workplace etc. which all employers should know, as the penalties for employers that fail [...]