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Work Permit: Working with no Work Permit | Penalties

October 1st, 2010

Working without a work permit is not something someone should take lightly as the penalties applicable are quite harsh.
Penalties applicable to the Foreign Employee
A foreign citizen who:
-          is working without a work permit or
-          doing work other than that specified into the work permit
Is punishable by a fine of 5,000 THB + 3 months of [...]

Costs of doing business in Thailand

July 24th, 2010

Here is a comprehensive document covering general costs, tax rates, labour costs, utility, communication, transportation costs, misc costs and useful information in fact everything you need to know when considering starting an operation or business in Thailand.
Download pdf document Thailand costs_doing_business_2009
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Villa resales for foreigners

June 19th, 2010

Offering properties for “sale” to foreigners under a long term registered lease is becoming the norm for new developments in resort areas. Even condo developments limited to offering 49% of their freehold capacity to foreigners may offer the remaining units to foreigners on a long term leasehold.
If however you are considering purchasing a resale villa [...]