Representative Offices: The Right Choice for Those Who Qualify
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Bangkok Post, Corporate Counsellor Column
December 4, 2009
As Thai imports and exports continue to grow, more and more foreign corporations wish to open an office in Thailand to support their trading needs. Often, foreign corporations wish to have a small office established in Thailand without generating any income, with the head office bearing all the costs and expenses. In this situation, a representative office or liaison office seems to be the suitable solution. This article provides an overview of the key issues facing representative offices, including requirements, restrictions, and conditions.