How to Set Up a Recruitment Company in Thailand

How to set up a recruitment company in Thailand Documents and conditions: A. The licensee must be one of authorized directors of the company. He must be a Thai national and currently is not a director of another recruitment company. Documents we need from him: 1. Copy of Thai ID card 2. Copy of house […]

BOI Promotion for Different Software Activities

If your business will develop games, software and application which you sell to your customers and they use it themselves or within their organization, you are looking at Activity 5.7.2 Enterprise software and/or digital content. This category gives you 5 year corporate income tax exemption, without a cap. That means any amount of profits from […]

Can foreigners own a Bakery business in Thailand?

One way for foreigners to own a business in Thailand 100% is to get an investment promotion by the Board of Investment (BOI Thailand). However you cannot apply for Thailand BOI promotion for a bakery business because it is not one of business activities that we need to promote for foreign investment or expertise at […]

Transferring a Work Permit between BOI Companies in Thailand

A foreigner who has a work permit with a Thailand BOI company and wishes to transfer to another needs to know the steps and timeline of how to do it. If you miss any crucial steps, you may have to leave the country and get a new non-immigrant “B” visa to get back in. To […]

BOI Promotion for Fuel from Agricultural Products

If you are interested in getting BOI promotion for manufacturing of fuel, you may be eligible if the fuel is made from agricultural products, including agricultural scrap or garbage or waste. Because of the nature of manufacturing, your business can be owned 100% by foreigners. The following activities should be the nature or components of […]

Selling Traditional Medicines Products Licensed Abroad in Thailand

A foreigner can bring and sell traditional medicines in Thailand which are branded and licensed overseas provided that he complies with the requirements of Thai Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Such requirements are listed below and is subject to the final decision of the concerned authorities: The products that the foreigner wants to import must […]


Thailand BOI – Eastern Economic Corridor Project (EEC) offers extremely attractive and almost unlimited investment possibilities for foreign investors. As a key piece of Thailand 4.0 in which smart technology and smart people are the priorities, the EEC is supported by comprehensive public and private partnerships that build on past achievements in order to develop […]

Thailand BOI for Manufacture of Machinery, Equipment and Parts

If you plan to apply for an investment promotion from Thailand BOI for your business of Manufacture of machinery, equipment and parts, you need to know the condition of each type of activity that the BOI is promoting and also the incentives it is offering in order to see if this is what you want […]

Thailand BOI for Manufacturing or Preservation of Food and Beverage

If you are looking into applying for Thailand BOI for Manufacturing or preservation of food, beverages, food additives or food ingredients, you may be successful if your manufacturing process uses modern technology. (However, if you produce drinking water, ice cream, candy, chocolate, gum, sugar, carbonated soft drinks, alcoholic beverages, caffeinated beverages and flour or starch […]

Thailand BOI for Bag, Footwear and Leather Products Manufacturing

If you are considering to establish your bag, shoe, leather or artificial leather manufacturing business in Thailand, you can do so through the promotion given by Thailand Board of Investment (BOI) to benefit from numerous incentives. This means you will own the business 100% as a foreigner. Depending on your investments or expenditures on research, […]