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Analysis and Trends: Overview of the Phuket Real Estate Market 2019

Analysis and Trends: Overview of the Phuket Real Estate Market 2019

Real Estate Pricing It is almost a misnomer to refer to “The Phuket Real Estate Market” because it is not a homogeneous entity. It is divided (and even subdivided) into categories which collectively include a diverse array of buyers. This section aims to address some of the fundamentals which impact the cost of property in […]

Investing in Thailand Property: The Ultimate Guide

Investing in Thailand Property: The Ultimate Guide

A greater number of foreigners buy property in Thailand than anywhere else in Asia. There are several reasons why Thailand is now a top choice among real estate investors worldwide. Located in the heart of Southeast Asia, Thailand has served a business hub for centuries. It was a buffer zone between 19th century colonial powers because […]

Asian Development Bank drops growth forecast for Thailand

Asian Development Bank drops growth forecast for Thailand

“The bank forecasts a slightly higher growth rate at 3.2% next year, due largely to infrastructure investment in the Eastern Economic Corridor.” The Asian Development Bank is lowering its growth forecast for Thailand’s economy from 3.9% to 3% but is optimistic that conditions will improve next year. “The bank forecasts a slightly higher growth rate […]

Large Thai business feeling the effects of US-China trade war, rise of the baht

Large Thai business feeling the effects of US-China trade war, rise of the baht

So what do Thailand’s big banks say? The ongoing US-China trade war and the appreciation of the Thai baht against other currencies is now starting to impact larger corporates in Thailand. Wasin Saiyawan, senior executive vice president and chief of wholesale banking at Siam Commercial Bank says, that although large businesses are resilient to any […]

When China sneezes, the rest of Asia gets a cold

When China sneezes, the rest of Asia gets a cold

From quiet markets in Malaysia, empty rooms in Hanoi’s hotels and barren beaches in Bali, China’s economic slowdown and weakening yuan are sending shockwaves felt across south east Asia’s vacation belt. Thailand is just one of many countries currently affected by the Chinese staying at home as their currency abroad weakens. The Chinese outbound travel […]

Thailand’s high-speed railway will carry first passengers in 2023

Thailand’s high-speed railway will carry first passengers in 2023

The first section of the 873 kilometre high-speed railway running between Thailand and China should be operating by 2023. Thailand will now pay for the total cost of the 179 billion baht first section of the high speed rail line, but China is providing the design and will provide the train and carriages. The first 252 […]

IMMIGRATION SAYS TM30 FIX UNDERWAY, PLEADS FOR UNDERSTANDING

IMMIGRATION SAYS TM30 FIX UNDERWAY, PLEADS FOR UNDERSTANDING

Bangkok’s immigration chief is no rookie. He’s been in the service for 35 years, but current immigration protocols have been in place even longer. “Things were very different back then,” Maj. Gen. Patipat Suban na Ayudhaya said. “First, there weren’t so many foreign residents at the time. So the system we implemented didn’t have this […]

Minister calls for probe on legality of the new Central Village luxury mall at BKK

Minister calls for probe on legality of the new Central Village luxury mall at BKK

It’s bright and shiny, it’s new, it promises discounts on luxury goods, it’s next to the airport, it was set to open this Saturday, but is it legal? The Department of Provincial Administration Department has been asked to investigate the legality of the  new Central Village ‘Bangkok Outlet Experience’ next to Bangkok’s Suvarnabhumi airport. The […]