Will Thailand protests hurt business morale?
28 November 2013 Last updated at 07:16 GMT
Executives in South East Asia are feeling more confident about their local economies than they were six months ago.
The findings come from the latest survey by EY, formerly known as Ernst and Young.
It says executives in Thailand are among the most optimistic.
The BBC's Ali Moore asked EY's Harsha Basnayake whether this optimism could change with the current political protests in Bangkok.