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VERY POSITIVE CHANGES WITH NEW WORK PERMIT RULES EFFECTIVE SINCE 28 MARCH 2018; NEW BOOK AND IN FUTURE NEW SMART CARD WORK PERMIT

By |2018-09-03T16:06:40+00:00September 3rd, 2018|Categories: Dancham News, News Archive, Uncategorized|

The DTCC Chamber has received information from several sources that the regulations for the issuing of new work permits since 28 March 2018, will allow foreigners with a work permit to legally work in any field, anywhere in the country, for any employer as long as the work being done in not on the list of [...]

Scandinavian Society Siam Crayfish Party 2018

By |2018-08-22T15:31:55+00:00August 22nd, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Crayfish Party 2018 Saturday the 22nd September   Dear Members & Friends It is with great pleasure the Organizing Committee of the Scandinavian Society Siam invites you to our traditional Crayfish Party on Saturday the 22 September 2018 from 18.00 hours until late. The evening offers everything that you have come to expect from a Scandinavian Society [...]

Baker & McKenzie- Limited FX License for Securities Companies in Thailand​

By |2018-07-06T13:31:51+00:00July 5th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Securities companies have been prohibited from buying, selling, or exchanging foreign currency directly with its clients as they were not permitted to hold foreign exchange licenses. This is despite the fact that securities companies can act as investment agents for Thai clients for making investment in foreign currency-denominated securities and derivatives ("FCY Products"). With the growing [...]

Growth Prospects for Developing East Asia and Pacific Remain Strong but Risks Need Attention

By |2018-04-25T11:40:17+00:00April 25th, 2018|Categories: News Archive, Uncategorized|

    Growth in developing East Asia and Pacific (EAP) is expected to remain strong and reach 6.3 percent in 2018, according to the latest World Bank economic report on the region. Prospects for a continued broad-based global recovery and robust domestic demand underpin this positive outlook. Still, emerging risks to stability and sustained growth require [...]

DTCC WELCOMING NEW MEMBERS BUSINESS NETWORKING

By |2018-04-25T17:27:36+00:00April 24th, 2018|Categories: News Archive, Uncategorized|

Dear members and friends, On Thursday 17 May we are organizing a "Welcoming New Members Business Networking Event" and we are hoping that you would like to join us. During the evening Danish finger food will be served and there will also be free flow of beer. The price for members is 300 THB and for non [...]

New Amendments to Work Permit Law and New Notification Requirements for Employers and Employees

By |2018-04-20T10:00:45+00:00April 20th, 2018|Categories: News Archive, Uncategorized|

From Baker McKenzie the Danish-Thai Chamber of Commerce has received a Client alert. New Amendments to Work Permit Law and New Notification Requirements for Employers and Employees. To download the alert, click here!

Coronation Day on 5 May is no longer a national holiday

By |2018-04-20T10:52:00+00:00April 20th, 2018|Categories: News Archive, Uncategorized|

Recently the cabinet decided to remove the Coronation Day of King Bhumibol Adulyadej as a national holiday. This means Friday 5 May will no longer be a day off for those working for Thai companies. However, the cabinet is adding two new holidays: 28 July, the birthday of Thailand’s current monarch King Vajiralongkorn. 13 October, the [...]

Global Unemployment Report: Fourth Quarter 2017

By |2018-04-18T15:45:32+00:00April 18th, 2018|Categories: News Archive, Uncategorized|

To explore international labor markets, companies must first consult global labor market data. This much-anticipated quarterly report compiles current international labor market figures from countries around the world, including measures like national Gross Domestic Product and unemployment rates, and tracks them over time. This report also contains a section on the five developed nations most deeply [...]

Mr. Joachim Hviid Schalck and Mr. Jesper Riis-Antonsen continues as the President and Vice President for the DTCC

By |2018-04-05T16:34:14+00:00April 5th, 2018|Categories: News Archive, Uncategorized|

At an Extraordinary Board meeting held at Bei Otto the new and old Board Directors met to elect the President and Vice President for the Danish – Thai Chamber of Commerce. There were no other candidatures for either post and thus Mr. Joachim Hviid Schalck and Mr. Jesper Riis-Antonsen will continue as the President and Vice [...]