Public/Private Future Fund set to Launch

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The Thailand Future Fund may be launched in 2016 after the government finalises the issuing conditions. “The working group of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and Finance Ministry has been working on the conditions that match the government’s demand to issue the fund worth Bt 100,000,000,000 since last year. Now we’re waiting for the final conditions, while the SEC […]

Thailand to Implement new transfer pricing scheme

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Initiated by the OECD in 2013 and endorsed by the G-20, the OECD’s “Action Plan to Address Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS)” includes 15 key areas to encourage more transparency, better reporting and more cooperation between countries in which multinational companies operate. {read: money is ‘slipping away’ from high tax jurisdictions through transfer pricing […]

700K Series A For Golfdigg

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Intouch Holdings Public Company Limited (PCL), through its corporate venture capital arm InVent, has invested 23.84 million Thai Baht (US$674,000) in Bangkok-based golf course booking app startup Golfdigg, according to an official release today. “This platform will help both Thai and international golfers by providing a convenient and simple way to book golf time slots, including […]

Thailand eyes crowdfunding

    Thailand is hoping that crowdfunding could provide an alternative for small companies struggling to fund growth as banks cut back on lending. Thai banks have tightened lending criteria as the economy falls short of government growth targets and the number of small- and medium-sized enterprises defaulting on loans rises. The Securities and Exchange […]

Hubba Announcing Funding Round by 500 TukTuks and Ardent capital

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Thailand’s first co-working space HUBBA has raised a round of financing from Ardent Capital and 500 Startups. Amarit Charoenphan who runs the co-working space with his brother Charlie, is one of the most well connected and most helpful people in the Thailand Startup ecosystem. SiamStartup team wish him good luck on his journey to help […]

Find a Co-working Space in Thailand

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Are you an internet entrepreneur in Thailand looking for a physical space in which to work while you launch your startup business? Maybe you’re a talented developer, coder, or graphic designer looking for somewhere to get serious work done and network with other freelancers and potential clients. In either case, a co-working space may be […]

State of Financing APAC: 9.4B in Q1

During Q1 2015, there were 436 investments for a total amount of US $9.4 Billion in Asia-Pacific. For Q1 2015, some of the findings include: E-Commerce & Marketplace captured 53% of the investments in value. Out of the 11 biggest funds launched, 4 have been set-up by a corporation. 9 out of the 10 biggest […]