Bangkok’s US$100 billion GDP at risk from Fascist Suthep

Fascist Suthep says he will shut-down Bangkok‘s road traffic, at a date some time this month for long-term duration. That puts Bangkok’s GDP of about US$100 billion is at risk. Much of that GDP depends on road communications infrastructure such as trade, tourism and corporate center. Last week, a mere about 100 protesters with about…

An interview with Thaksin & Yingluck top adviser on the US$70 billion rail system

Thailand’s prime Minister, Yingluck, got into hot water, for saysing Thailand’s US$70 billion High Speed Train, was to transport vegetables. A Thai press, The Nation, reports: PM defends using high-speed trains network for perishable goods BANGKOK: — Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra Friday cried foul over Facebook users‘ widespread ridicule of her debate on the Bt2trillion…

Mark Mobius says look at Thailand from a long-term view

Franklin Templeton’s Mark Mobius says, quote:  “From our experience, the Thai market has proven incredibly resilient.” Mark calls work an “Investment Adventures in Emerging Markets” on Twitter. “Look at Thailand from the long-term view. Thailand will be OK in the long-term,” twittered Mark. Mark Mobius & a Bloomberg‘s financial service person, went walking the Hong…

Thailand’s Noonswoon, an application for match maker, gets Silicon Valley funding from Golden Gate Venture & 500 Startups

Thailand’s Noonswoon, an application for match maker, has attracted funding from the well known Silicon Valley firm, Golden Gate Venture and 500 Startups, reports Matichon, a Thai press for the progressive intellect. Matichon reports Thailand’s giant telecom firm AIS, has inked an agreement with Noonswoon to make available the match making application to AIS 3G…