Thailand is a constitutional monarchy and has switched between parliamentary democracy and military junta for decades. It became a newly industrialised country and major exporter in the 1990s. Leading contributors to economic growth include manufacturing, agriculture, and tourism.
103.3 million (2016)
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Ranked 26 out of 190 economies (World Bank Doing Business 2018)
The Office of the Board of Investment (BOI) is a government agency under Thailand's Office of the Prime Minister. It is responsible for promoting valuable investment - both investment into Thailand and Thai investments overseas.
ASEAN is coming of age. Sixty per cent of the ASEAN population today is under 35 years old. The region is only behind China and India for having...
Thailand's tourism sector may see a modest boost in the coming months as Chinese tourists start returning to the country.
Nomura research analysts are banking on climate-related challenges to meat and vegetable supply to push prices up.
Tourist arrivals were up by just 1.6 per cent on the year prior in the first five months of 2019.
The mood amongst Thai consumers is surprisingly encouraging compared to our impression on various macro-economic indicators, according to the...