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New opportunities in Kuwait

Gulf state known mainly as a destination for Thai labourers wants to see more Thai businesses investing in a variety of sectors.

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  • Writer: Thanida Tansubhap
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The Kuwaiti government is keen to see more Thai companies to invest in the Arab state, says Surasak Cheusukhonthip, the Thai ambassador. 

The Thai private sector, especially Italian-Thai Development Plc, has expressed interest in entering bids that the government expects to call soon to build a new airport, railway and mass-transit systems, he said.

Meanwhile, he said, Thailand can serve as a medical hub for Middle Eastern visitors as more than 60,000 tourists from Kuwait visited Thailand last year, many of them for medical treatment.

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