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May 31, 2012Blue Elephant introduces new cooking course to promote ancient recipes of Thailand

The Blue Elephant is introducing a new cooking class curriculum to focus on ancient recipes of Thailand at the Blue Elephant Cooking School & Restaurant on Sathorn Road in Bangkok from June 2012 onwards. more info...

May 31, 2012Blue Elephant Awarded Thai Select 2012

Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra presented the Thai Select Award to Nooror Somany Steppe, Managing Director of Blue Spice Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of the Blue Elephant Group, at the recent THAIFEX 2012 event held at IMPACT Muang Thong Thani. more info...

May 31, 2012'Biggest facility' planned

TCC Technology, an arm of the TCC Group owned by billionaire Charoen Sirivadhanabhakdi, plans to spend 2 billion baht to build what it says will be Thailand's biggest data centre. more info...

May 31, 2012Novel SME programme targets higher AEC exports - Project helps firms improve marketing

Tariffs no longer pose much of an obstacle for Thai small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) wanting to export to other Asean countries, but impediments remain in the form of foreign regulations, local culture and consumer behaviour. more info...

May 30, 2012GIT to Join JCK Las Vegas Show 2012 - Booth No. L109. A free gem testing service (verbal only) will be also provided!

GIT will participate in JCK Las Vegas Show 2012 during June 1-4, 2012 at Mandalay Bay Convention Center / Resort Hotel Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA at booth number L109. In this show, GIT will provide onsite gem testing service for free of charge (verbal only) and organize the academic seminar on “Understand Gem Enhancement and How to Profit from it!!” more info...

May 30, 2012MBK divides investment among 8 key business units

MBK Group is investing Bt3.2 billion on its eight key business units to drive growth by 6 per cent to Bt9 billion this year from Bt8.5 billion in 2011. more info...

May 29, 2012DITP: Thailand-Australia join hands to tackle trade barriers

The Department of International Trade Promotion (DITP) has revealed that Thailand and Australia are collaborating to bring down existing trade barriers while an agreement has been signed with an Australian retail giant in hopes of boosting Thai fruit sales. more info...

May 29, 2012Thailand's Commerce Ministry set to boost online trade with China

The Commerce Ministry has launched Thaitrade.com in China with the objective of boosting trade with Chinese entrepreneurs via an online platform more info...

May 29, 2012Asian Leaders to Attend the 21st World Economic Forum on East Asia in Bangkok

Mr. Thongsing Thammavong, Prime Minister of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic, and Dr. H. Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, the President of Indonesia, will visit Thailand for the World Economic Forum on East Asia in Bangkok. The two leaders are among more than 450 government leaders, business executives, scholars, and members of the media around the world who will gather in the Kingdom for the meeting. more info...

May 29, 2012"BIFF & BIL 2012" Ready to be Launched!

The 30th Bangkok International Fashion Fair & Bangkok International Leather Fair (BIFF & BIL 2012) will present 21 international fashion shows with quality products from exhibitors whom are leader of fashion industry countries from all across Asia. more info...

May 29, 2012Tesco helps promote Thai fruits abroad

LONDON : The UK-based retailer Tesco Plc will increase the value of Thai products sold though its global store chain by 8% to 13.5 billion baht this year. more info...

May 28, 2012Thai PM opens "Thai Kitchen to the World" event to promote Thai food industry

Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra opened the 'Thailand: Kitchen to the World' event in Australia to promote the Thai food industry while encouraging more Thai investment in that country. more info...

May 25, 2012Ministry squeezes trade officials on stimulating export growth

Thai trade officials stationed in 65 countries have been told to assist traders exploring export opportunities abroad. more info...

May 25, 2012Mekong Tourism Forum 2012: Opportunity to Showcase Thailand’s Potential as the Gateway to the Greater Mekong Subregion

Thailand has the great honor to host the Mekong Tourism Forum (MTF) 2012 from 13 to 14 June with the theme “20/20 Vision: Building on Two Decades of GMS Cooperation.” more info...

May 25, 2012Srithai budgets B900m for expansion

Srithai Superware Plc, the world's leading melamine producer, plans to spend 900 million baht this year to expand its business. more info...