The diamond model analysis of ICT cluster in Thailand
Keywords:ICT Cluster, ICT and Competitiveness, Development of ICT Cluster, Diamond Model
AbstractInformation and Communication Technology (ICT) has become an integral part of national competitiveness. Thailand was ranked 38th (out of 134 countries) in the global competitiveness report conducted by the World Economic Forum. It also was ranked well below the world average on all of the factors related to technology, despite the fact that information technology and telecommunications had been a major factor driving the competitiveness of the country. The main purpose of this study is to investigate the various issues related to ICT cluster in Thailand. The diamond model was used to analyze the ICT cluster in Thailand. The results from this study can be used to guide the policy to enhance the competitiveness of ICT cluster.
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