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Thailand Country Report

Cosmo Group carries on tradition of quality

Cosmo Group's high level of craftsmanship has spanned generations.

A Thai family-owned and managed firm has been a strategic partner to many of the world's leading and prestigious brand names in the luxury industry for almost five decades, using its track record on quality as its only marketing tool. Cosmo Group caters to high-end timepiece manufacturers, providing tailor-made watch dials, cases, buckles and metal accessories, in addition to elegant packaging or gift boxes and presentation displays.

Friday, 8 November, 2013, 4:02pm

Asia Plus Securities helps companies boost competitiveness

Dr Kongkiat Opaswongkarn, CEO

In high-risk areas, such as finance and securities, most companies adopt a conservative and prudent business approach. For Asia Plus Securities, taking the path that other companies fear to tread leads to success.

8 Nov 2013 - 3:59pm

KMUTT supports industries through work-integrated education

Dr Sakarindr Bhumiratana, president

From day one, King Mongkut's University of Technology Thonburi (KMUTT) has been changing the landscape of Thailand's higher education with its culture of innovation. As the country's leading science and technology university, KMUTT adopts Massachusetts Institute of Technology's work-integrated learning concept into the local industrial setting. Engineering students spend one semester of their four-semester master's degree course working with engineers from companies such as PTT and SCG to gain practical experience.

8 Nov 2013 - 3:52pm

Unimit Engineering reaps rewards for focus on quality

John Lu, Co-President

A consistent focus on quality is crucial in the engineering and fabrication business. Unimit Engineering, a leading steel fabricator in Thailand's oil and gas, petrochemicals, power and energy industries, has proven this with stable financial results despite past economic crises.

8 Nov 2013 - 3:49pm

Chu Kai expands to hoist Asia's heavy-lifting industry

Jiraporn Praerangsri, executive vice-president Thongchai Praerangsi, founder

Infrastructure and construction projects in the Asia-Pacific are on the upswing, accounting for almost 50 per cent of the global crane consumption value. Demand for cargo cranes in Thailand, in particular, is forecast to grow at least 10 per cent as the country develops into a major regional cargo-distribution hub under the Asean Economic Community. Firmly established to bear the strong demand for heavy-lifting equipment in Thailand and overseas, Chu Kai is poised to transform the challenging industry into a robust sector.

8 Nov 2013 - 3:45pm

Best of Thai culture welcomes China at lebua

Deepak Ohri, CEO

The friendliness, graciousness and warm-hearted hospitality that are the hallmarks of Thai culture are translated into every guest experience at lebua Hotels & Resorts. Presenting the best of Thai culture, lebua welcomes guests from different countries including the United States, Germany, Japan, Australia and India.

8 Nov 2013 - 4:00pm

TCFF infuses fresh essences into regional industries

Sathaporn Kietthanakorn, managing director

Thailand's natural extracts and essential oils industry is in full bloom, stemming from seeds sown by Thai-China Flavours and Fragrances Industry (TCFF). As the industry's pioneer, TCFF produces scents, oils and extracts for spas and hotels, food and beverage, cosmetic and pharmaceutical applications.

8 Nov 2013 - 3:36pm

Sansiri redefines modern living with prime properties

Apichart Chutrakul, CEO

Thailand is a natural fit for a second home in Asia. Based on steady foreign investment and a strong manufacturing sector, the kingdom faces strong economic prospects as the hub of emerging economies in Asean. Among the world's top tourist destinations, it draws more than 22 million international visitors annually. Furthermore, the infrastructure build-up in upcountry locales is creating fresh opportunities for continued international investments.

8 Nov 2013 - 3:27pm