21 February 2019 - Baker McKenzie Bangkok office conducted an exclusive briefing on the new investment and tax scheme under BOI's and the Thai Revenue Department’s International Business Center (IBC).Read More
Japan Advisory Group of Baker McKenzie Bangkok office, in collaboration with Baker McKenzie Tokyo office, conducted an exclusive client seminar on 8 and 9 November under “Thailand legal update” topic. Noriko Sakamoto and Benedict Yong (Bangkok office) and Toshio Ibaraki (Tokyo office) are the main speakers. The seminar covered a wide range of Thailand’s changing legal landscape which attracts high attention from Japanese companies, including trade competition law, anti-bribery laws, data protection bill, etc.Read More
On 18 October 2018, Peerapan Tungsuwan and Noriko Sakamoto, partners of Baker McKenzie, Bangkok office conducted a presentation on the topic of compliance and anti-bribery for Japanese Chamber of Commerce in Bangkok.Read More
Peerapan Tungsuwan and Noriko Sakamoto, Baker McKenzie Bangkok Office’s partners and Kengo Nishigaki, Baker McKenzie Tokyo Office’s partner joined Down Jones Risk & Compliance Seminar 2017 on 10 November 2017 as speakers and provide presentation as well as panel discussion on anti-bribery laws and updates on overseas new enforcement trend, including Thailand’s anti-bribery scheme.
Suriyong Tungsuwan, Panya Sittisakonsin and Noriko Sakamoto, Baker McKenzie Bangkok Office’s partners provided presentation at JETRO seminar on Thailand’s new Customs Act, held at JETRO HQ in Tokyo on 9 November 2017.
The seminar covered new legal aspects under new Customs Act regime and implications on related industries. More than 100 Japanese companies attended the seminar.
Noriko Sakamoto provided a presentation to Japanese executives on various topics of Thai law as an invited speaker in the seminar held by Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) on 10 February 2017 at Pullman Hotel, Sukhumvit.
The seminar aims to provide updated information in accounting and legal areas to Japanese companies in Q&A style. This time more than 100 Japanese business figures and Varutt from Japan Advisory Group (JAG) attendedthe seminar for networking and enhancing relationship with JETRO.Read More
Japan Advisory Group members (Peerapan Tungsuwan, Noriko Sakamoto and Benedict Yong) and Yaeko Hodaka (Baker McKenzie, Tokyo office), conducted a seminar “Thailand & Myanmar Legal Update” for the executives from Japanese companies on 20 January 2017 at Baker McKenzie, Bangkok office.
The promotion activity provided not only the insights on recent legal development and several draft acts soon to be effective in both countries, but also a good opportunity for networking among the clients. We expect to have more inquiries and requests for specific feedbacks after the seminar.Read More