Headline summary as of 11th May 2020

News Today, Thailand reported 6 new cases, a total number of 3,015 cases. Out of the total number, 2,796 have discharged from hospital, 163 are being hospitalized. The death toll is at 56. National Security Council (NSC) secretary-general shared his thoughts with Bangkok Post on the post-COVID-19 scenario.—Bangkok Post Nida poll released the result of […]

Post COVID-19: The New Normal of Thai Retail Market

Despite the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, many industries are eagerly waiting to resume their businesses with adjusted target plans in Q3 and Q4 of 2020. Particularly for the Thai retail market and brands, CBRE, a leading international property consultant, expects significant shifts in three main aspects: landlords or developers, retailers or brands and […]

NEW E-MEETING LAW AND OTHER MEASURES FOR MORE BENEFITS TO EMPLOYEES AND INVESTORS IN THAILAND TO EASE COVID-19 AFFECTS

1. Overview In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Thailand has imposed lockdown and social distancing measures nationwide. Staying home and working from home have been encouraged and supported by the Government and governors of provinces. In terms of legislative measures, the Thai Government has passed and implemented several laws and regulations to impose preventive sanctions […]