Dancham News

Thailand culls 200 pigs amid fear off African swine fever

September 27th, 2019|Categories: Dancham News|

Neighboring countries of Thailand has recently experienced cases of the deadly disease African Swine Fever among their population of pigs. Last August it was detected in China, where it wiped out 40% of the pigs in the World’s largest pork producer. Thus, Thailand has been on high alert to prevent

Danish bank cuts deposit rate to negativ 0,75% interest

September 25th, 2019|Categories: Dancham News|

Jyske Bank may be starting a snowball effect, now that it has announced a -0,75% interest on accounts with more than $111,100 (750.000DKK). This could be the start of a movement where more banks will join the wagon, and charge their customers for depositing their money. Danske Bank claims that

SEC Thailand and SEC Cambodia signs MoU to strengthen capital markets

September 19th, 2019|Categories: Dancham News|

On 17 September 2019 Thailand and Cambodia’s Securities Exchange and Commission (SEC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding on cooperation for capital market development through cross-listing, dual listing and depositary receipt offerings. "The MoU marks goodwill between Thailand and Cambodia's SECs to develop capital market products for Thai and Cambodian securities

Become a part of the Danish business legacy in Thailand

September 12th, 2019|Categories: Dancham News|

Later this year we are releasing our annual yearbook that we have been putting out for more than two decades. It serves as a directory for our wide array of corporate and individual members. As always, we offer our members and friends the opportunity to advertise in the yearbook, and

Favorable ‘dagpenge’ regulation for Danes abroad in sight

September 11th, 2019|Categories: Dancham News|

In Danes Worldwide's latest newsletter they announce the Danish government's requirement of staying in Denmark to be eligible for 'dagpenge' will be withdrawn in the near future as the new government has taken office. From the newsletter (in Danish): Den socialdemokratiske regering garanterer nu, at det omstridte opholdskrav, som begrænser

Foreigners now set to pay more at public hospitals

September 5th, 2019|Categories: Dancham News|

A new pricing structure from the Thai government has approved a regulation allowing Thai hospitals to charge foreigners more for hospital services. The new prices will come into effect on 30 September. Foreigners has been divided into 3 groups: Foreigners from neighbouring countries (including Laos, Myanmar, Cambodia, Vietnam) Foreigners working

Thai Airways ban 15-inch Macbooks

August 27th, 2019|Categories: Dancham News|

Thai Airways has banned passengers from bringing 15-inch Macbooks distributed between September 2015 and February 2017 onto their flights, either as hand-luggage or checked-in luggage. The ban followed an announcement from the European Aviation Safety Agency, banning these Macbooks on flights to and from the EU, due to aircraft safety.