ASEAN

Preparing For ASEAN

Preparing For ASEAN

September 25th, 2013

Be it internal or external changes, it’s important for a business to be aware of developments and transformations in the economic arena to ensure it stays on top and ahead of its competitors.“Preparation is the key to success”, may be a cliche, but it’s one we firmly believe in.


Employee Benefits and Preparing for the AEC

Employee Benefits and Preparing for the AEC

September 6th, 2013

Employee benefits are receiving increasing attention from employers in Thailand, for two reasons: First is the global economic recovery, with the likely entry of new companies opening here. Second is the stated goal of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations to form the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) by the year 2015, and the real possibility of aread more


Asean, the AEC, and Changes in the Labour Market

Asean, the AEC, and Changes in the Labour Market

March 19th, 2013

With the impending Asean Economic Community (AEC) set to open in 2015, many of our small and medium sized clients have questions about what to expect in terms of changes to labour, HR, and HRM, given the new era of regional cooperation. One interesting fact is that Small and Medium Sized Enterprises account for 96%read more


AEC 2015: Can HR Directors Expect a Free Flow of Labor?

AEC 2015: Can HR Directors Expect a Free Flow of Labor?

November 8th, 2012

If you live in Thailand, or any one of the ten countries that compose the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), you no doubt have heard a chorus of voices singing the virtues of the upcoming ASEAN Economic Community (AEC). Many observers had penned January 1, 2015, ASEAN as the launch date for the AEC,read more