Thailand Economy Seeks Revival from FDI

Thailand Economy Seeks Revival from FDI

Once a leading economy in Southeast Asia, the Thai economy is no longer what it used to be – especially with its weakening situation ever since the May 2014 coup. A brief look at economic indicators shows that the country has indeed been going downhill since...
ASEAN Highway Opens: Connecting Asia’s Roads

ASEAN Highway Opens: Connecting Asia’s Roads

The ASEAN highway connecting India, Myanmar, and Thailand has opened. The move will surely strengthen trade and political cooperation among the three countries, Asian Highway No.  1 (AH 1) is the most critical part of this new highway. It runs throughout Myanmar,...
Vietnam Companies Invest in Laos: Should You?

Vietnam Companies Invest in Laos: Should You?

Update for September, 2018: We’ve changed our opinion on Laos since this article was originally published back in 2015. Here are some reasons why you shouldn’t invest in Laos.   Although Laos is the smallest economy in Southeast Asia, it’s also one...
How Foreign Businesses Expand into Myanmar

How Foreign Businesses Expand into Myanmar

Last updated August 25th, 2018.   Businesses are practically tripping over themselves to expand into Myanmar as the nation opens up to foreign investors. Economists predict Myanmar’s foreign direct investment will increase by 70%, jumping by US$7 billion over...