Gateway to Asia- Thailand enjoys a strategic location and serves as a gateway into the heart of Asia – home
to what is today the largest growing economic market.
The country also offers convenient trade with China, India and the countries of the
Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), and easy access into the Greater
Mekong sub-region, where newly emerging markets offer great business potential.
Thailand is a foreigner friendly and welcoming Buddhist country. The country's form of
government is a constitutional monarchy, with a high reverence for the Thai Monarchy,
and devotion to the teachings of Buddhism. And although the vast majority of the people
in Thailand are Buddhist, all religions are welcome, and His Majesty the King is the patron
of all religions.
Economically, this country of 65.12 million people is characterized by steady growth,
strong exports and a vibrant domestic consumer market. Abundant natural resources and a
skilled and cost-effective work force help attract foreign investors, and enable them to
prosper and develop industry in Thailand.
In addition to a growing highway system that now connects not only every province inThailand, but also to neighboring countries of Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam, Thailand alsooffers:· 7 international airports· 6 deep sea ports and 2 international river ports, including containers, tank farms andliquid jettiesThailand’s development plans for 2012–2022 include a high speed rail network that willconnect north, south, east and west of Thailand, as well as to southern China. The masstransit system in Bangkok is being expanded into the suburbs and air and marinetransportation will be further strengthened to meet the pace of growing demand.
The country's well-defined investment policies focus on liberalization and encourage free
trade. Foreign investments, especially those that contribute to the development of skills,
technology and innovation are actively promoted by the government. Thailand consistently
ranks among the most attractive investment locations in international surveys, and the
World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business 2016 report places Thailand as the 49th easiest
country in the world and the second-ranked emerging economy in Southeast Asia in which
to do business.
Likewise, the United Nations Conference on Trade and development (UNCTAD) ranks
Thailand as the 8th most attractive host economy in the world for 2014-2016.
Thailand has become a Hub for Agriculture, Marine and Hardware exports.The country is known to have shifted from Agrarian to Manufacturing towards Knowledgebased economy. Reason for this are as follows:- High Tax incentives and promotions by government.- Very good Infrastructure. 63,000 kms of world class highways connecting the ASEAN,well connected Sea Routes and inland Rail system.- 36 Airports in the Country- Strategic Logistical Hub in Asia- Availability of abundant natural resources- Ease of Labor due to ASEAN.
- One stop Window promoted by the government called “BOARD OF INVESTMENT”
which enable the investor to easily start a business with all licensing taken care of by
Thailand is ranked 8th by UNCTAD as most attractive FDI destination in the world.
Thailand is ranked 17th by WORLD BANK as the easiest place to do business in the world.
Thai Baht is considered to be one of the most stable currency in the world. This is due to
the high influx of FDI in the economy and the tourism industry which brings in enormous
Thailand has gained a well-deserved reputation throughout the world for its gracious
hospitality. The friendliness of its people and the diverse nature of Thai culture make
visitors feel safe and at home in Thailand.
Pattaya becomes the central hub for the launch of the Association of South East Asian
Nations (ASEAN) the city become an even more attractive investment destination. Pattaya was chosen for its reputation as a safe and sound city with a strong infrastructure and large international community. It was also the ideal choice because English is the official language of the 10 ASEAN member nations and Pattaya already has many English newspapers, TV stations, radio stations and internet sites.
Rayong and Chonburi Industrial Area are the biggest Industrial Town of Thailand. It is
location 45 Kms from Pattaya. There are several Industries from Agricuture, Marine,
Hardware, Chemical and Automobile manufacturers from across the globe.
Laem Chabang Port is the Second Deepest Sea Port in Asia and it is located 30 Kms from
Pattaya. This port handles 7.7 Million TEUs/Year which is one of the highest in the world.
It is also a hub for transshipment
Pattaya is witnessing huge investments in the Infrastructure Sector. The Pattaya Airport
(U-Tapao) is being developed as a finest and well-connected airport in Asia.
Several Infrastructural Projects has been announced including an introduction high speed Bullet Train starting from Kumning, China to Rayong, Pattaya and passing through Laos. Other infrastructural projects include multiple underpass, rail network connecting Bangkok and development of all the islands close by.
Pattaya hosts more than 200,000 expatriates from across the globe. The Expats are mainly working here in various field and the rest find Pattaya as the best retirement home. There are special privileges given to foreigners who wish to retire here. With the increasing expats every year, the city hosts world class restaurants, clubs and related entertainment arenas.
Pattaya is considered to be the world biggest Tourism destination. It is just 147 Kms from
Bangkok which makes it popular among locals too. Pattaya receives more than 10 Million tourists every year which makes it the world biggest tourist destination. There are more 65 Tourist destinations in the city. Pattaya is also popular for Medical Tourism and Golf Tourism. There are world class hospitals and more than 16 golf courses in the city.
Cartoon network 5 minutes away with (10,000 visitors per day)
Ramayana water park 10 minutes away (10,000 visitors per day)
High-speed rail link from Bangkok will boost the region’s tourist sector even further
Expansion of nearby U-Tapao International Airport will increase international arrivals to the region
Investors can expect significant long-term growth as the region is set to go from strength to strength with a number of large investment projects in progress. The new Ramayana and Cartoon Network water parks are built just minutes from the resort. These two new water parks will be the region’s main tourist attractions with an estimated 20,000 thousand visitors per day. The huge demand for affordable rental accommodation in the area allows investors to enjoy a stable rental yield on their property investment.
With an average 10% rental yield and growing demand in the area, buy to let investors are guaranteed high occupancy levels and a good return on investment. The high-speed rail link currently under construction across South East Asia will open up the region to a wealth of foreign visitors. Furthermore, the high-speed rail link from Bangkok will boost the region’s tourist sector even further.
Land prices in the area increasing approximately 12% per Annum
The average price of condominiums in the region has increased 33% over the last 4 years
Off plan property in the region is sold approximately 15% below market value generating significant capital gains
10% + rental yield and growing demand in the area
Approximately 15 million visitors a year to the region by 2018
Investors will also make significant capital gains as the price of property in the region increases steadily. The average price of condominiums in the region has increased 33% over the last 4 years. Most off plan property in the region are sold at 15% below market value generating significant returns on investment over the construction period.
Amigo Grandeur offers furnished condominium units just 800 Mts from the beach and with easy access to the regions many attractions at a price well below our competitors. Furthermore, Amigo Grandeur Condominium offers competitive payment terms allowing investors to leverage a higher return from a minimal down payment.
Amigo Grandeur also offers investors a full rental management service to make your buy to let investment simple. Whatever your requirements we offer a range of tailor-made investment solutions to meet your needs. Whether you are looking for a short, mid or long-term investment our experienced team will guide you in the right direction.