Market Trend | Startup Thailand - Part 7

Market Trend

  • The Role of the SEC in the Digital Age

    The evolution of finance has caused changes in the development of technology and the desire to raise funds for the new entrepreneurial generation of startups. This has brought about initial coin offerings, or ICOs, a new way of raising capital, which combines crowdfunding and cryptocurrency using blockchain technology.

  • Science Chief Defends ‘New Ministry’ Plan

    Science and Technology Minister Suvit Maesincee insisted the new ministry that will result from the merger of the Science Ministry, the Office of Higher Education and state research arms, will not forsake social sciences and humanities as critics fear.

  • EU Data Privacy Laws Creating Local Waves

    Reactions to the implementation of the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) have been mixed in Thailand, with executives claiming their companies are prepared to handle the additional burden, but third-party observers have expressed scepticism about local firms’ ability to adapt to the regulation and its legality in the country.

  • AI Plan is Essential to Save Job

    Thailand needs to develop a strategy for artificial intelligence (AI) to stimulate the economy in the long run, says Thailand Development Research Institute (TRDI).

  • Tech Syllabus Needs Improvement

    The government should endorse more intensive ICT courses to stay competitive in the digital transformation era, says the Thailand Development Research Institute (TDRI).

  • Govt plans a new ministry: The Research and Education Ministry

    Regarding the speculation that the government wants to axe the Science and Technology Ministry, Suvit Maesincee the MoST’s Minister denied that it is a misunderstanding, the fact is that the government has planned to merge the MoST with the Office of Higher Education Commission (OHEC) and other research agencies to support the country’s Thailand 4.0 […]

  • 5 trending fields of higher education for Gen Y leading to success for young entrepreneurs

      Society, perspectives, occupations and rapidly changing technology are now changing the popularity of young people’s educational choices from their predecessors. Gen X, now aged 40-50, looked to get their second degree in business administration or an MBA, because the value of success was climbing the ladder to be a senior executive of a leading […]

  • NIA hopes Smart Visa to attract investors

    One of the key element of developing the ecosystem for tech startups is people, but the talented and high skill professional shortage is a big issue in Thailand for long time especially in the field of technology. One among the key hurdles is the government’s policy on visa which has been long time allowed foreigners […]


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