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February 27, 2014Marvel at a grand display of 'real-wood' furniture items that are kind to nature and environment at TIFF 2014

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February 26, 2014Ubon Ratchathani organizes business forum to get ready for the AEC

The Office of Commercial Affairs in Ubon Ratchathani will hold a business conference on 25-27 February 2014 at the Sunee Grand and Convention Center Hotel in the province capital to prepare for the ASEAN Economic Community in 2015. more info...

February 25, 2014Thailand International Furniture Fair to be held at IMPACT on March 12-16

Despite the ongoing political uncertainty, the “Thailand International Furniture Fair 2014” or TIFF 2014 will be held at IMPACT Muang Thong Thani as scheduled. At least 20,000 visitors are expected to show up. more info...

February 24, 2014Investments in the ASEAN region bring opportunity toThailand

The cooperation of the ASEAN nations will bring great opportunities to the region, as private sector businesses will be able to invest in the member countries with lower initial outlays than would otherwise have applied. more info...

February 21, 2014Thai trade promotion centre will cope with regional expansion

Thailand will set up a trade promotion centre and nine bureaux in Southeast Asia to prepare for trade and investment expansion in the region, according to the Commerce Ministry. more info...

February 21, 2014Top 10 Locations to Retire

In a recent survey special report by International Living Publishing Ltd, Thailand has been ranked among the top 10 locations to retire. The report notes the very low cost of living in Thailand, including dining, housing and good quality medical care. more info...

February 21, 2014Introducing Sanko Diecasting (Thailand), established 1996

Thailand-based company engaged manufacturing of auto parts and electronic components through the process ‘Diecasting’ of raw materials such as aluminum and zinc more info...

February 20, 2014Department of International Trade Promotion confirms BGJF53 to go on as Planned‏

The 53 Bangkok Gems and Jewelry Fair (BGJF53) will go on as earlier scheduled, starting from February 25th to March 1st. more info...

February 15, 2014Four of Thailand’s Leading Garment & Footwear Companies Presenting at MAGIC MARKET WEEK

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February 12, 2014'Sook' campaign at TIFF 2014 is exactly what you're looking for

TIFF 2014 is Thailand's awe-inspiring furniture exposition featuring zillions of spectacular and innovative furniture collections inspired by lifestyles of ASEAN people-most of which are made from locally available materials. more info...

February 12, 2014Bright outlook for Thai textile export sector in 2014: TTI

Thailand’s textile export sector has a bright outlook this year, owing to the country’s advanced textile production technology, according to the Thai Textile Institute (TTI), reports the National News Bureau of Thailand. more info...

February 12, 2014DIP: SMEs to contribute 40% of the national GDP in 10 years

The Department of Industrial Promotion (DIP) has set a goal of having Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) contribute 40% of national GDP within 10 years while preparing the industry for the formation of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) in 2015. more info...

February 12, 2014Growth Amid Challenges

Thailand's economy continues to grow in the face of domestic and international challenges. The National Economic and Social Development Board has indicated that the country could grow by 4 to 5 percent in 2014, and the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific estimates growth for the year at 4.5 percent. more info...

February 12, 2014North South Corridor Strengthened

The Asian development Bank (ADB) reports that the member countries of the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) have agreed to draw up a $50 billion pipeline of potential projects under a new Regional Investment Framework (RIF). These projects would include investments in railways and would be made over the next decade. more info...

February 11, 2014Visit Thailand Pavilion at Int'l Home & Housewares Show 2014

DITP together with 14 Thai exporters proudly present the best of wooden, kitchenware, and plastic kitchenware to you at the Int'l Home & Housewares Show 2014 (Booth # 5033-5037 & 5133-5137) from Mar 15-18 at McCormick Place, Chicago more info...