Registration of businesses goes online to cut virus risk

April 14, 2020 The Department of Business Development is shifting business certification and juristic person registration services online to reduce the risk of Covid-19 infection, according to its director-general, Vuttikrai Leewiraphan. “To comply with the government’s work-from-home policy and to promote social distancing, the Department of Business Development has ordered Read More

Cash handouts extended to six months

April 07, 2020 The Cabinet agreed on Tuesday (April 7) to extend the cash-handout period from three months to six months, Finance Minister Uttama Savanayana said after the Cabinet meeting. The government aims to provide Bt5,000 in cash per month to 9 million people from April 8 until September. As Read More

Industry Ministry to suspend small firms’ debts

March 30, 2020 The Industry Ministry plans to roll out rescue measures by suspending debt payments for 6-12 months for small community enterprises for several industries affected by the Covid-19 outbreak. The measure covers businesses in food, drinks, herbs, jewellery, souvenirs and clothing. Local producers can apply for debt suspension Read More