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New Ministry of Commerce requirements for e-Registration of Partnerships and Limited Companies and Application for Username and Password for Verification of User’s Identity for e-Registration→ Read more
A translator is someone who translates documents from one language to another or translates speech in real time between two parties who do not understand one another. Translators require high levels of fluency in both of the languages they speak as well as a high level of education.→ Read more
Taxation lawyers are lawyers who specialize in the complex and technical field of tax law. Tax attorneys are best known for handling complex, technical, and legal issues.→ Read more
A corporate & commercial lawyer is a lawyer who specializes in corporations law. The role of a corporate & commercial lawyer is to ensure the legality of commercial transactions, and advising corporations on their legal rights and duties, including the duties and responsibilities of corporate officers.→ Read more
The receptionist will take on office and administrative support duties. The work is usually performed at the front office desk of Siam Premier.→ Read more
The secretary position consists of supporting management using a variety of project management, communication, and organizational skills.→ Read more

Summary: The draft new Trade Competition Act (TCA) was approved by the Cabinet in October 2016, and the National Legislative Assembly on 23 March 2017 and 24 March 2017. The TCA will be proposed by the Prime Minister to the King for royal endorsement. Once endorsed, the TCA will be published in the government gazette, and the TCA will become effective after 90 days from its publication in the government gazette.

The current Trade Competition Act B.E. 2542 (1999) shall be repealed and replaced by the TCA. → Read more

Summary: Impact of the Act Amending Provisions of Laws Relating to Criminal Liability of Juristic Person Representatives (effective 12 February 2017) on Directors’ Criminal Liabilities Under the Act Prescribing Offences Related to Registered Partnerships, Limited Partnerships, Limited Companies, Associations, and Foundations B.E. 2499 (1956) → Read more

Summary: Preliminary draft of the Sole Company Incorporation Act (“Draft Act”) approved by the Cabinet on 24 January 2017. → Read more

Summary: The Thai government (“Government”) announced changes to certain regulations under the Thai Revenue Code (“Revenue Code”) to reflect the growth of the Thai economic status and cost of living. Most notably were changes to the rules on deduction of personnel expense, personal allowances and personal income tax rates.

For greater incentive to carry on business, the Government is encouraging business owners to establish a legal entity having only one shareholder by providing additional tax benefits to companies incorporated between 10 August 2016 and 31 December 2017 upon transfer of individual assets as payment in kind for capital payment in such company. → Read more