Thailand looks to become digital innovation hub in ASEAN World

Thailand looks to become digital innovation hub in ASEAN

The Digital Council of Thailand (DCT) is working with the Federation of Thai Industries (FTI) to turn the country into a digital innovation hub in ASEAN through development of data centres and artificial intelligence (AI) capability.
Thailand needs to restructure to promote trade, investment: official World

Thailand needs to restructure to promote trade, investment: official

Thailand needs to restructure the export, import and investment sectors to cope with mounting external risks, particularly from the ongoing trade war, the Brexit impasse and the international geopolitical situation, said Boonyarit Kalayanamit, permanent commerce secretary.
Thailand: companies back circular economy at Eco Innovation Forum 2019 World

Thailand: companies back circular economy at Eco Innovation Forum 2019

The Thai Ministry of Industry, the Industrial Estate Authority of Thailand, the Water and Environment Institute for Sustainability, and the Federation of Thai Industries have held the Eco Innovation Forum 2019, on the theme ‘The Economy: Way to a Smart and Sustainable Eco Industrial Town,’ raising awareness in the industrial sector of the circular economy concept in eco industrial town development to maximise efficiency in resource consumption.
Thailand works to shift away from plastic World

Thailand works to shift away from plastic

The Thai Packaging Association (TPA) has announced that Thailand’s packaging and printing industries are shifting away from plastic and utilising more bio-flexible products in line with the government's policy to ban plastic packaging in the future.
Thailand hosts ASEAN Ceramic Exhibition 2019 World

Thailand hosts ASEAN Ceramic Exhibition 2019

Ceramic industry operators worldwide will display technology innovations at the ASEAN Ceramics 2019 in Thailand to develop their potential and enhance competitiveness in the international market.
Thai baht’s price sees rapid increase World

Thai baht’s price sees rapid increase

The Federation of Thai Industries (FTI) is calling on the Bank of Thailand to launch new measures to rein in the baht's rapid gains after the currency hit a more than six-year high.
Thailand to promote EEC projects in Japan ASEAN

Thailand to promote EEC projects in Japan

The Thai Ministry of Industry plans to promote economic cooperation with Japan, particularly on medical instrument industry and Thailand's Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) projects.