Following its major successes in 2018, Thailand’s own ‘Grant Thornton Bike Zone’ has been invited to compete in the L’Étape du Tour, a world-renowned amateur cycling event in France, as the only invited representatives from Thailand. The privilege came as a result of their impressive win at L'Etape Thailand by Le Tour de France 2018 in Phang Nga on 21 October 2018. The race will be held on 21 July 2019, with 15,000 participants from around the world.
Grant Thornton’s Women in Business 2019 Report: Encouraging Signs in Thailand, Though Equal Representation Remains Elusive
The latest research from Grant Thornton International reveals increasing numbers of women in senior management positions, both globally and across the region. ASEAN in particular has outperformed the global average in several indicators, with 94% of companies across the region now reporting at least one woman in a senior management role, compared to 87% worldwide.
Following a period of heightened optimism and strong economic growth, the outlook for businesses in 2019 is markedly more reserved as the global economic cycle cools and political uncertainty begins to bite.