Australian small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are hesitant to invest in Thailand because of perceived political uncertainty, says the Australian-Thai Chamber of Commerce.
Leigh Scott-Kemmis, president of AustCham Thailand, said the perception has been built over time and is very difficult to overcome.
"Though the sentiment can't be dismissed, it was overplayed. The Thai private sector, in fact, is very robust and problems are usually aligned with a financial crisis and not politics," he said.
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