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May 28, 2013Thailand Tourism Festival 2013: Thailand Tourism as the Centre of AEC Tourism

“The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has announced that the biggest tourism festival of the year called the Thailand Tourism Festival 2013, will take place on 5 – 9 June at the IMPACT Arena. The key talking point will concern Thailand’s tourism as the hub of ASEAN Economic Cooperation (AEC) regional tourism.” said Mr. Suraphon Svetasreni, Governor of the Tourism Authority of Thailand. more info...

May 28, 2013When time is as precious as jewels, use our Business Matching Service at BGJF52!

Register, relax, and come enjoy the wonders of Thailand at the 52nd Bangkok Gems & Jewelry Fair! more info...

May 28, 2013DITP opens centers to support Thai investors in AEC

The Department of International Trade Promotion (DITP) has launched the ‘AEC Business Support Center’ and the ‘DITP AEC Club’ to provide information and support Thai investors to step into the region’s single market with confidence and a right direction. more info...

May 28, 2013Policy of Developing Thailand into a Medical Hub in the Region

The Thai government is taking steps to develop Thailand into a medical hub in the region, with an emphasis on wellness and high-quality services at international standards. It believes that the policy on the medical hub will help promote medical tourism and turn Thailand into a wellness destination in this part of the world. more info...

May 28, 2013Satun Province to Be Developed as a Leading Eco-Tourism City in ASEAN

The southernmost province of Thailand on the Andaman Sea, Satun is located 973 kilometers from Bangkok bordering Perlis and Kedah in Malaysia. With its unique location, this southern province is an attractive destination for tourists, adventurers, and businesspeople, as well as nature lovers. more info...

May 28, 2013Three Thai products set for EU's GI certification

Thailand is expecting the Geographical Indication (GI) certification for three new products: "Sung Yod Rice" from Phatthalung province, and "Doi Chang" and "Doi Tung" coffee from Thailand's upper north. more info...

May 24, 2013Thailand has talent

Two students pick up the major prizes at the ninth Grand Sport Young Designer Contest for their imaginative takes on kick boxing and volleyball more info...

May 24, 2013Thailand launches the 'bible' on insect farming

Thailand's pioneering advances over the past 15 years in commercial insect farming were made available yesterday in a new publication launched by the United Nations. more info...

May 24, 2013WHO praises Thailand for its good governance for medicines

The World Health Organization (WHO) says Thailand is the world’s fastest growing country in the field of good governance for medicines (GGM) more info...

May 24, 2013Synergy chooses Thailand for its first Asian base

As Asian economies continue to be resilient to European financial woes, British firm Synergy, a manufacturer and supplier of flavour-enhancing ingredients, is setting up a new factory in Samut Prakan province. more info...

May 23, 2013Central Pattana branching out into four ASEAN markets

Central Pattana, the country's leading mall developer, has announced an overseas expansion plan involving the establishment of seven shopping complexes in four key Asean markets: Malaysia, Myanmar, Vietnam and Indonesia. more info...

May 22, 2013UK eyes AEC, ASEAN+6 penetration

The United Kingdom is keen to set up a network for small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Thailand in a move to boost its trade and investment in Southeast Asia, a senior Thai official said today. more info...

May 22, 201317th Saha Group Fair - Stepping into the Future

An Honest World, 17th Saha Group Fair, to be held at the Queen Sirikit National Convention Center from June 27 - 30, 2013. A great opportunity to see the latest product manufacturing technologies, and service providers under the umbrella of highly experienced Saha Group companies more info...

May 17, 2013Commerce Ministry to host 6th Thailand Rice Convention 2013 during May 26-28

The Commerce Ministry is ready to play host to the 6th Thailand Rice Convention 2013 (TRC 2013), which will be held in Chiang Mai later this month. more info...

May 17, 2013'Thai Kitchen to the World' at the THAIFEX – World of food ASIA 2013

THAIFEX 2013 will host at least 3,100 booths from more than 1,100 leading companies. more info...