Chamber Business News: November 2019

20 November – Joint Business Cocktail Presentation on “Maximising your potential with Trip Advisor” On Wednesday 20 November 2019, AustCham Thailand, in collaboration with our partner chambers, held a Joint Business Cocktail Presentation on “Maximising your Potential with Trip Advisor”. We would like to thank the speaker, Ms. Saithip “Tippy” Poolphokphol, Territory Manager for Thailand […]

Australian Embassy co-host the 3rd HERO Awards

Source: Australian Embassy Thailand Facebook Australian Embassy is pleased to co-host the 3rd HERO Awards, acknowledging outstanding HIV and LGBT advocates and allies from across Asia and the Pacific. We invited The Honourable Justice Michael Kirby, Australian LGBTI Human Rights Ambassador to give a keynote speech for the event. Topics discussed with our panellists included diversity […]

I-TIM partnering with Griffith University

Source: Australian Embassy Thailand Facebook Another exciting development for the Australia and Thailand education relation. International Hotel and Tourism Industry Management School (I-TIM) has recently partnered with Griffith University, Australia’s No. 1 School for Hospitality and Tourism Management, to enable I-TIM students to study at Griffith University and experience Australia’s vibrant international hospitality scene firsthand as […]

Australian Embassy Donates to The Mercy Centre Bangkok

Source: Australian Embassy Thailand Facebook Australian Ambassador to Thailand Allan McKinnon visited The Mercy Centre Bangkok in Khlong Toey to deliver a THB150,000 from the Australian Embassy’s social club. The Mercy Centre does crucial work supporting children in need; providing shelter, education, healthcare advocacy and other support to many thousands of kids. The Australian Embassy has […]

PM Scott Morrison attending the Hellfire Pass Dedication Event

Source: Australian Embassy Thailand Facebook Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison (ScoMo) and Trade Minister Simon Birmingham attended the Hellfire Pass Dedication Event at the Australian Embassy in Bangkok. The Prime Minister installed a time capsule which contains messages from the then-Australian and UK Prime Ministers and the US President, as well as messages from former POWs who worked on the […]

Australia’s Global Talent – Independent Program in Sydney

Source: Australian Embassy Thailand Facebook Australian Minister for Immigration, Citizenship, Migrant Services and Multicultural Affairs has officially launched Australia’s Global Talent – Independent Program in Sydney. This program provides highly talented individuals with entrepreneurial ideas and transferrable cutting-edge skills a streamlined permanent visa pathway to work and live in Australia. #Australia #GlobalTalent To read about this program visit: […]

Best Western® Hotels & Resorts Shares Loving Kindness with Under-Privileged Children in Thailand

By Best Western® Hotels & Resorts Best Western Hotels & Resorts has continued to spread love and kindness across Asia with another successful charitable initiative to support under-privileged children in rural Thailand. In the two-day “Share Loving Kindness” CSR event, Best Western’s Asia head office and hotel associates traveled to Thailand’s Lopburi province to deliver […]

Greater Mekong Outlook H1 2019 : FDI in the CLMV economies

Source: ANZ Reserch Foreign direct investment in the CLMV economies Over the past few years, the economies of Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, and Vietnam (CLMV) have been beneficiaries of diversification, and in some cases relocation of production bases out of China. The ongoing reorganisation in regional production networks is set to accelerate due to the US-China […]

ASEAN Investment Report 2018

The ASEAN Investment Report 2018 was prepared under a technical cooperation agreement between the ASEAN Secretariat and the UNCTAD Division on Investment and Enterprise (DIAE) >> READ FULL REPORT HERE<<