Thailand’s Latest Efforts to Facilitate Business Operations – Bankruptcy Laws

By Piyawannee Watanasakolpunt and Sudthapa Thanathanya This is our third and final installment highlighting efforts of the National Council for Peace and Order (“NCPO”) to facilitate business operations in Thailand.   The NCPO issued order no. 21/2560 on 4 April …

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New Article on the Department of Business Development

Access our new article providing information on the Department of Business Development (DBD), probably one of the most important departments for business persons doing business in Thailand, by clicking here. The Corporate/M&A and Investment Related Laws sections of the Knowledge part of our …

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17 Things You Probably Did Not Know About the Foreign Business Act and How the Can Affect Your Bottom Line

On 28 October 2013 PriceSanond partner Douglas Mancill will be speaking on an AMCHAM panel entitled: “17 Things You Probably Did Not Know About the Foreign Business Act and How the Can Affect Your Bottom Line.”  The panel will explore some of …

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22 Firms Found to be Violating Foreign Ownership Rules

The Bangkok Post reports that: “[t]wenty-two firms operating in five tourism provinces – Phuket, Surat Thani, Krabi, Prachup Khiri Khan and Chon Buri – have been alleged to use nominees for their foreign shareholders” according to the Thai Ministry of Commerce. The article says: Deputy …

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Notarization of Documents in Thailand

Many countries require that documents originating from or signed in another country be notarized before they can be officially used or legally recognized – a requirement that is clearly problematic if the originating country or country where the document is …

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Insurance Coverage Concerns: Was it Terrorism?

Insurance companies are concerned about whether or not the damage caused in Thailand’s recent civil unrest will be treated as terrorism, reports the Bangkok Post.  If the damages were caused by terrorism there is often no insurance coverage and insurance companies …

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Fed Exp. Jr. Achievement Challenge

PriceSanond partner, Douglas Mancill, will serve as a volunteer judge in the Federal Express Junior Achievement International Trade Challenge in Thailand on Friday, 26 August 2011.