SEC Thailand has organized an online training session on the topic, “The Supervision on Infrastructure Fund” to share knowledge related to supervision on infrastructure funds in Thailand with capital market regulators and relevant agencies in Cambodia and Lao People’s Democratic Republic. On this occasion on 8 September 2021, Secretary-General Ruenvadee Suwanmongkol gave opening remarks while H.E. Mr. Sou Socheat, Director General of the Securities and Exchange Regulator of Cambodia (SERC), and Mr. Siosavath Thirakul, Deputy Secretary General of the Laos Securities Commission Office (LSCO), gave welcoming remarks to representatives from SERC, LSCO, the financial sector of Lao PDR, stock exchanges and capital market business operators from both countries.
This training session aimed to exchanging views and sharing experiences on infrastructure fund supervision among regulators and related stakeholders from capital markets of Thailand, Cambodia and Lao PDR. It also emphasized the important role of capital market as a significant vehicle in driving the country's infrastructure development as it could provide opportunities for state and private entities to use income-generating projects to raise fund for further development and increase investment alternatives for investors.