Thailand

New Personal Income Tax Scheme Announced

New Personal Income Tax Scheme Announced

December 9th, 2013

It’s good news for individual Thai taxpayers this month as Thailand ends the year moving towards a fairer tax system. On the 19th November, the cabinet agreed to issue a royal decree which will make sure revised personal income tax structures takes effect during the 2013 tax year. While this is the case, it’s worthread more


Employment in Thailand – The Quest for the Best

Employment in Thailand – The Quest for the Best

August 28th, 2013

It’s an understatement to say that competition for good employees here is fierce. Data from the Bank of Thailand report unemployment rates consistently under 1%. While some analysts question how comparable these numbers are to those of bigger economies, no one who has done business in Thailand for very long can doubt that, from aread more


Effects of the Recent Minimum Wage Hike in Thailand

Effects of the Recent Minimum Wage Hike in Thailand

March 25th, 2013

Beginning in April 2012, Thailand’s much discussed minimum wage hike went into effect. Since then, there has been opinionated chatter in HR circles about the consequences to business, investment, labour and industry as the nation-wide policy was implemented.


2013 Changes to Taxation Law in Thailand – Business and Personal Income Taxes

2013 Changes to Taxation Law in Thailand – Business and Personal Income Taxes

March 5th, 2013

As with any country, taxation codes in Thailand are continually changing in accordance with the political and business climate and the government’s obvious needs to collect revenue, while fostering a business-friendly environment.


7 Answers for the Questions Facing HR Directors in Southeast Asia

7 Answers for the Questions Facing HR Directors in Southeast Asia

November 18th, 2012

At the end of this month CloudForce HR is proud to be hosting a one day seminar here in Bangkok with two of the HR world’s greatest contemporary thought leaders (Seats still available at this link). We got together with special guest speaker, Dr. Ronald C. Page, to hear from him some of his insights on Talent Management for the 21stread 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