Thailand to revamp tax structure World

Thailand to revamp tax structure

The Thai Finance Ministry has set up a committee to shake up the tax structure of the Revenue Department, the Excise Department and the Customs Department, according to Finance Minister Uttama Savanayana.
Thailand to expand infrastructure investment fund World

Thailand to expand infrastructure investment fund

Expanding the Thailand Future Fund (TFF) and tax reform are two priority policies that will boost development and help to reduce income inequality, Thai Minister of Finance Uttama Savanayana told the Bangkok Post Forum 2019 on August 5.
Thailand eyes pollution tax for motorcycles World

Thailand eyes pollution tax for motorcycles

Officials from Thailand’s Excise Department are now studying the possibility of charging pollution tax on motorcycles similar to cars in accordance with the emission of CO2.
Protesters surround Thailand’s ruling party headquarters World

Protesters surround Thailand’s ruling party headquarters

About 300 anti-government protesters on March 5 marched to the headquarters of the ruling Puea Thai party as rumours spread that the government could move from Bangkok to a stronghold of Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra in the northern province of Chiang Mai.