Applications for Board of Investment (BoI) privileges from January to November this year topped 936.2 billion baht, Industry Minister Prasert Boonchaisuk said on Tuesday.
The number of projects rose from the same period last year by 24.5% to 1,943, underscoring investor confidence in Thailand's prospects. The investment worth was up 64.6%, from 568.9 billion baht reported over the same period last year, the minister said.
The investment projects were expected to create at least 245,073 jobs, he added.
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