Aside from flood relief loans and tax incentives, the Thai Government has approved
other relief measures for those individuals and industrial sectors that were
really affected by the recent flooding such as follows:

1. Visa and work permit assistance will be provided to foreign skilled workers or
technicians involved in the repair and restoration of damaged machinery,
equipment and infrastructure of BOI promoted companies affected by the

2. Exemption of machine import tariff or import duty on all machinery and equipment imported to replace or repair flood-damaged machinery.

3. Appropriate exemptions or reductions of import duty on imported automobiles and auto parts for assembly for domestic sale.