On October 30th, 2019, Thai-European Business Association (TEBA) had the opportunity to meet with Deputy Director-General, Mr. Aditad Vasinonta of the Office of Industrial Economics (OIE), Ministry of Industry with main discussions focus on the ASEAN Automotive Products MRA Acceleration, Automotive Trade Opportunities in ASEAN, EU-Thailand FTA Negotiations, Emission Standard and Road safety. The meeting was attended by companies such as BMW, Michelin, Robert Bosch, Triumph Motorcycles, TUV Rheinland, and Schaeffler Manufacturing.
On October 8th 2019, Thai – European Business Association (TEBA) held the Exclusive Dinner Talk with Department of Trade Negotiations (DTN), Ministry of Commerce at Grande Centre Point Hotel Terminal 21. Members of TEBA had an open discussion and information sharing meeting with Deputy Director-General, Ms.Kejpiroon Kohsuwan of the DTN with main discussion focus on the future Thailand-EU Free Trade Agreement (FTA) in the coming years. The meeting was attended by companies such as Bosch, BMW, Czech Trade, DHL Express, Embassy of Belgium-Flanders investment and Trade, Embassy of Switzerland, PCS Machine Group Holding PCL, Man Truck & Bus Asia Pacific,Michelin Siam, TUV Rhineland, Umicore Precious Metals and ZF Lemforder
On September 9th, 2019 TEBA was invited to attend the 7th ASEAN-EU Business Summit at the Okura Prestige Bangkok Hotel, with many excellent key note address by H.E. Dr. Uttama Savanayana, Minister of Finance for the Kingdom of Thailand, in which he focused on the need to help ASEAN with the finance of infrastructure and also planning for aging societies to avoid the middle income trap. Panels were held on the development of the Digital Economy in ASEAN and “Financing ASEAN’s Future”.
On August 9th, 2019 Introduce new requirement AIAG – VDA FMEA manual has successfully taken place at Eastern Seaboard Industrial Estate (Rayong) Office. The Thai-European Business Association (TEBA) together with synergetic cooperation of WHA Industrial Development, Omnex Group and Eastern Economic Corridor of Innovation (EECi), welcomed over 30 attendees from thai automotive and auto parts industry. Our special thanks for the insightful contributions goes to the attention of the participants anddistinguished speakers: Dr. Ravipat Phudpong, Director of Collaboration Development Department, Eastern Econnomic Corridor of Innovation (EECi) and Mr. Chad Kymal, Founder and CTO, Omnex Inc.
On March 11th, TEBA together with EABC Automotive Working Group have participated in the consulting meeting with PCD Director-General, Pralong Damrongthai on solution on PM2.5 and Euro 5 Regulations. The meeting was attended by companies such as Bosch, Continental, CNH Industrial Services, DHL Supply Chain, Michelin, ThaiGerTec, Umicore Autocat and TUV Rheinland.
This marks the beginning of the collaboration campaign between the TAI and TEBA, wherein we discussed several topics such as: The efficiency of Testing Standard and Inspection Service Dialogue in Automotive Industry The Macro View and Market trends in the Thai Automotive Industry in ASEAN The development of future EV infrastructure and facilities including the strategy / framework of Automotive, EV and Mobility The improvement of TAIs technical expertise and their future plans to implement education campaigns to promote public awareness The Approval update on Free Zone Area The EV vision and the readiness of the Thai industry is one of the key driving points of our cooperation and we will continue to serve the needs of our members and make sure Thailand has the edge to become the Automotiv...
With the new year approaching, Road Safety is one of our key concerns. In our monthly meeting with Khun Kamol Buranapong, Deputy-Director General for Technical Affairs from the Department of Land Transport, JJ. We discussed our collaboration to create sustainable road safety throughout Thailand and how to fight careless and unnecessary loss of lives on the road through changing public mindset, providing trainings, and manufacturing safer vehicles. Be educated, aware, and vigilant this coming New Year! #roadsafety #education #drivingschool #TEBA #DLT #DontDrinkAndDrive#7dangerousdays #songkran #thailand #thainewyear #drunkdriving
New Investment Promotion Strategies: Sustainable Growth Publicizing the BOI’s newly adopted investment promotion strategies,with revised investment promotion incentives that become effective from 1st of January 2015 Dear members and friends, On behalf of the Board of Investment we would like to inform you that the Office of the Board of Investment (BOI) will be holding a seminar entitled “New Investment Promotion Strategies: Towards Sustainable Growth” on Monday 15 December 2014, from 9.00 to 16.00 hrs. at IMPACT Muang Thong Thani, in the Grand Diamond Ballroom. The seminar, conducted in Thai with simultaneous translation into English and Japanese, is being held to publicize the BOI’s newly adopted investment promotion strategies, with revised investment promotion i...
On September 8th, TEBA facilitated a meeting between a delegation of TEBA members and the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Commerce allowing TEBA members to put forward their suggestions on reforms, impact of the ending of the GSP, customs issues, and other issues of importance to the automotive, aerospace and pharmaceutical sectors.
The overall goal for Thai-European Business Dialogue (TEBD) is to promote trade and investment opportunities between the two regions. Each sector and country has specific needs that must be met in order for investors to realise their full potential.
In preparation for the fourth round of negotiations for the Thai-EU free-trade agreement that were held from 8th-10th April 2014, the Department of Trade Negotiations (DTN) held a stakeholder consultative session on 2nd April 2014.