Legal Insight Vol. February 2024 of Bangkok Global Law


 

Our legal insight vol. FEBRUARY 2024 covers in 17 interesting articles as follows:

  1. Amendment to the Fisheries Act;
  2. Challenges and Controversies Surrounding Cannabis Regulation in Thailand;
  3. Franchise Business Regulation in Thailand: Ensuring Fair Competition;
  4. Incentives for EV trucks;
  5. PDPC finally announced subordinate legislation on rules for protection of personal data transferred to other countries pursuant to sections 28 and 29 of PDPA;
  6. SEC has a public hearing on draft of notifications related to securities offering of the listed company in accordance with reorganization plan;
  7. SEC has public hearing on a draft of notification to prevent Thai investors from abusing Non-Voting Depositary Receipt (the “NVDR”);
  8. Solving the influx of cheap goods;
  9. Tax reduction on spirits and wines in 2024;
  10. Thai SEC Allegations Against Former CEO of a company;
  11. Thailand’s sugar exports to China surge due to ACFTA;
  12. The draft Independent Workers Promotion and Protection Bill aims to transform freelance work in Thailand;
  13. The Draft of Royal Decree on Value-Added Tax (“VAT”) exemption on digital asset trading has been approved by the Thai Cabinet;
  14. The Eastern Economic Corridor (“EEC”) has approved a 10-year visa, work permit, and a flat 17% tax rate for foreigners;
  15. The Revenue Department Issues a New Notification on Income Tax Exemption;
  16. The Thai cabinet (“Cabinet”) approved the draft to relax documents requirement for transport business license; AND
  17. Utility Green Tariff.

 

the pdf file can be downloaded via the link as set below.

Legal Insight Vol. February 2024 of Bangkok Global Law