Incentives aimed at making the Kingdom a key player in EVs

June 22, 2017
THAILAND plans to become a major player in the electric-vehicle industry and is attracting investment by offering special privileges for companies planning EV production in the Kingdom.

Japan firms keen to invest more (EEC)

June 22, 2017
At least 50 Japanese companies that have invested in Thailand have said they will definitely expand their investment further, mostly in the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC), according to the Japanese Chamber of Commerce, Bangkok (JCC).

Carmakers keen to grab EV privileges

June 6, 2017
Since the government unveiled its investment privileges for electric vehicles in late March, several carmakers are keen to invest a combined 20 billion baht in making EVs in Thailand, according to the Thailand Automotive Institute.

[Pre-Registration] Automotive Summit 2017 - Driving toward Automotive Industry 4.0

May 26, 2017
An exclusive conference that will offer visions, best practices and experiences by government and private sectors. It is a leading international platform for discussing, debating and exchanging of technical knowledge together with being the networking platform for top executives and decision makers of automotive parts industry.

China's Geely acquires 49.9% of Malaysia's Proton

May 24, 2017
DRB-Hicom said Wednesday it will sell 49.9% stake in Proton Holdings, its fully owned automaker, to China's Zhejiang Geely Holding Group. Proton will also sell its 51% stake in British sports car maker Lotus to Geely.

Honda's business jet spreads wings to Southeast Asia

May 23, 2017
Honda Motor will begin selling its business jet in several Southeast Asian markets to capitalize on the region's economic growth. Honda tapped Thai Aerospace Services as its first-ever HondaJet dealer in Southeast Asia. The aircraft will be sold in Thailand, Cambodia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore and Vietnam.
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