Thailand Ranks 2nd Most Attractive Investment Location in Asia


Thailand ranks as second most attractive investment location among emerging and developing countries in Asia.

Thailand has achieved second place among emerging and developing countries in Asia, according to the recent Global Opportunity Index (GOI) 2024, by the Milken Institute.

The index’s purpose is to offer vital information to investors who are seeking opportunities outside their local markets. The index is based on 100 indicators classified into five categories: Business Perception, Economic Fundamentals, Financial Services, Institutional Framework, and International Standards and Policy.

Thailand holds 21st place in the category of Business Perception, 22nd in Economic Fundamentals, 29th in Financial Services, 51st in Institutional Framework, and 68th in International Standards and Policy.

The top five emerging and developing countries are Malaysia, Thailand, China, Indonesia, and Vietnam.

The preceding is a press release from the Thai Government PR Department.

Goongnang Suksawat
Goong Nang is a News Translator who has worked professionally for multiple news organizations in Thailand for many years and has worked with The Pattaya News for more than four years. Specializes primarily in local news for Phuket, Pattaya, and also some national news, with emphasis on translation between Thai to English and working as an intermediary between reporters and English-speaking writers. Originally from Nakhon Si Thammarat, but lives in Phuket and Krabi except when commuting between the three.