ASEAN: Thai firms prep for ASEAN’s AEC as multinationals like Siemens, Kimberly-Clark & Berkshire move

By Pooky, Thai Intel’s economics journalist After the Yingluck government came to power, it had been buffeted by a historical flood crisis, leaving little room to address many of Thailand‘s other pressing challenges-and one of this challenge is preparing Thailand for the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC). “Think AEC,” Kittirat, Yingluck’s finance minister, said, today, in…

Competitiveness: 3) Hot money making machine, Berkshire, down-graded for “Global Warming” risk

By Pooky, Thai Intel’s economics journalist Well, I really do not know about Berkshire Hatherway very much, except I like Warren Buffet a great deal for liking to eat at McDonalds-meaning he is just so down to earth. But then Zacks just down-graded Berkshire Hatherway because of a very down to earth global problem-and that…