Economic Review Mid-Year 2017
Gives a snapshot on country profile and ranking of Thailand’s competitiveness regarding economic performances, national expenditure, quality of human resource, ease of doing business, and investment infrastructure. Highlights Thailand 4.0 policy and its implication in various industries with key constraints, traps and concerns for workers about the transition to Thailand 4.0. Presents a comparison on ASEAN investment incentives. Explores future steps for the East Economic Corridor (EEC), e-payment, Fintech funding, sandbox. Foresees Thailand’s digital transformation, battles in telecommunications sector, and transformation needs for aviation and automobiles industries.