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December 31, 2014Special Report: Thais nationwide celebrate New Year

Thai people are having a five-day public holiday, from 31 December 2014 to 4 January 2015, on the occasion of the festive New Year celebration. more info...

December 30, 2014BIFF&BIL 2015 : New Look, New Concept, New Inspiration

Under the theme “Catching the Creative Spirit”, BIFF&BL 2015 will highlight the extraordinary growth in creativity and overall quality in ASEAN’s burgeoning fashion, textile and leather industries. more info...

December 27, 2014Bangkok ranks first among top New Year destinations

A recent survey by Asia’s most popular online hotel booking website has found that the capital city of Thailand has been chosen by holidaymakers as no.1 must-go New Year destination. more info...

December 27, 2014BOI-approved projects reach Bt1 trillion in value

THE BOARD of Investment yesterday expressed satisfaction that projects seeking its privileges reached Bt1 trillion in value as of December 19, cleanly beating its target of Bt800 billion for the whole year. more info...

December 26, 2014ICBC (Thai) plans to back Thailand-China rail projects

Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (Thai) expects to participate in financial support of the new railway upgrades while helping Thai corporates in the construction sector raise funds in offshore markets. more info...

December 26, 2014TCEB Drives MICE Venue Towards ASEAN Adoption

Public Organization Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) announce today that the 1st Special Meeting on ASEAN MICE Venue Standard (AMVS) Category: Meeting was successfully held at Centara Grand at Central Ladprao on December 15. more info...

December 24, 2014Have you ever seen this symbol on products and wondered what it means?

Check out our blog and find out! more info...

December 24, 2014New export ideas eyed as prices of oil, crops decline

The Commerce Ministry has expressed concern over the falling prices of oil and crops as they could reduce spending power in some import markets, mainly in the Middle East, Latin America and Russia. more info...

December 24, 2014Happy Holidays from Thai Trade Center North America!

Warm wishes to you and yours this holiday season...May your holidays be merry and bright! more info...

December 23, 2014TAT plans 'Selfie Contest' to promote local tourism

LOCAL travellers have been invited to enter the "Thailand Only Selfie Contest", which the Tourism Authority of Thailand hopes will help boost year-end tourism. more info...

December 23, 2014Thailand set to reclaim top rice exporter title

Expected to sell up to 10.5m tonnes in 2015. Thailand this year is certain to reclaim its crown as the world's largest rice exporter, with volume reaching 10.7 million tonnes, valued at US$5.2 billion (Bt170 billion). more info...

December 23, 2014Thais on right track with rail expansion

If anything is unfinished business in Thailand and its neighbourhood, it is rail. The Greater Mekong Sub-region has more than 860,000km of roads, but less than 19,000km of railways. more info...

December 23, 2014Thais follow global trend towards more online shopping

Internet shopping research released by BuzzCity, a global mobile advertising network, reveals that one in five Thai consumers, like many others around the world, now shops online on a daily basis. more info...

December 22, 2014Rail development plans can turn Thailand into genuine Asean transportation hub

Situated at the centre of Southeast Asia, Thailand, the natural intersection of trade flows in the 600-million-strong Asean market, also has a unique geographical location in the whole Asia-Pacific region. more info...

December 22, 2014Bumble Bee Seafoods Acquired by Thai Union Group (TUF)

Combination results in world's largest branded shelf-stable seafood company more info...