SET hosts exclusive forum for 31 embassies to showcase Thailand investment potential

Stocks and Financial Services Press Releases Monday June 24, 2019 14:54
Bangkok--24 Jun--The Stock Exchange of Thailand

The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) hosted "Embassies @ SET" Forum in Bangkok. The first-ever forum has gathered together 50 diplomatic professionals of 31 embassies in Thailand to gain insights into investment opportunities in the Thai capital market, to boost networking relationship, as well as to seek possibilities in further cooperation for cross-border investments.

SET President Pakorn Peetathawatchai elaborated how SET is one of the leading capital markets in Asia in numerous quantitative and qualitative measures, with product and service developments to support rapid technological change and the global capital market connection. Recognizing the importance of strengthening the communication channels between SET and representatives of the foreign embassies, this forum aims to provide an opportunity for diplomatic communities to familiarize with the role of SET in attracting domestic and foreign investments and its promising investment opportunities, to enhance relationship as well as paving the way for future collaboration. This underscores SET's partnership platform to create business valuation for the capital market, the country and the society as a whole, in line with its vision "To Make the Capital Market 'Work' for Everyone".

Over 50 ambassadors, economic and commercial counselors, and diplomatic professionals from 31 embassies in Thailand attended today's forum. It was a great honor to welcome ambassadors from The Republic of Kazakhstan, Turkey, Norway, Republic of Poland, Portugal, Sweden, Argentina, Italy, Egypt, and Ireland.

"SET…Make it Work for Everyone"

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