Economics: Junta shake-up Thai state enterprises! Improve Management or Rich Picking?

Prayuth is shaking-up state enterprises, with the stated goal of improving performance and will likely be appointing a host of new CEO and board members to the state enterprises. Of course, Thailand is infested with corruption and bad management, and the Thai military is “No Exception” to the rule. On corruption, after the 2006 coup,…

Human Rights: Latest victim of Prayuth’s junta abuse? Cambodian Migrant Workers

The Prayuth junta is off to a nasty start, as far as human rights are concerned. After being blasted by the UN and Asian high commissions for human rights violation, related the junta crack-down on anti-coup protesters, the junta tool Thailand straight into another human rights crisis, with Thailand being the only country globally, refusal…

Business: Behind Prayuth’s glory free World Cup success, a damaged operator

Thailand’s entertainment giant, RS, not happy with junta’s free World Cup happiness campaign. Thailand’s entertainment giant, RS, where its Investor relations says the firm would like to inspire everyone to share and forward happiness, is not happy with Prayuth’s junta “Free World Cup” campaign to bring happiness to Thailand. RS, the firms that has the…

Geo-Econ/Polit: “We are an economic force to reckon with,” Thai junta threats the world

“We are an economic force to reckon with,” says Sihasak Phuangketkeow, Thailand’s Permanent Secretary for Foreign Affairs, at the ongoing Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore, meaning, Thailand is threatening the globe, with its economic power. Before the Thai 2014 Thai Coup, Thailand’s junta head, Prayuth, said over and over, “There will be no coup, and a…

Business: When to listen to & when not to listen to Warren Buffet! A lesson for Thailand

Wondering, why Thailand’s economy and business is turning sour, and consumer confidence is tanking badly? You do not have to take my word for it, but please do a deep Google search, as a few years back, the US$ billionaire, iconic global class investor, Warren Buffet, said something interesting. Buffet, then made some remarks, that…