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January 30, 2015TAT will Highlight “2015 Discover Thainess” at ASEAN Tourism Forum 2015 in Myanmar

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January 30, 2015International buyers respond positively to Made in Thailand Fair

The Ministry of Commerce is sponsoring a Made in Thailand in Focus Fair to bring international buyers to seal business deals with Thai manufacturers. more info...

January 27, 2015Korea will likely make THB 2 bn investment in Thailand's alternative energy

South Korean investors have shown interest in investing more in the Thai alternative energy sector especially through waste, wind and biomass power plants. more info...

January 27, 2015Car production projected at 2.2 million in 2015

Car production in Thailand in 2015 is projected at 2.2 million units, while export is set for 1.2 million units, said Surapong Paisitpattanapong, vice chairman of the Federation of Thai Industries. more info...

January 27, 2015BOI applications passed bt2.9 tn in 2014

Applications for Board of Investment privileges topped Bt2.9 trillion in 2014, the highest in nearly 50 years. more info...

January 26, 2015Food for the Future

A wrap-up of the symposium on "Local Foods" held last week at Bangkok's Royal Paragon Hall as part of the Office of Knowledge Management and Development's event "T(ha)ime Machine: Global Trends Turn Back to Thai Wisdom". Key speakers included Duangporn "Bo" Songvisava, Kingkorn Narinkul na Ayutthaya, Australian-born Chef David Thompson more info...

January 26, 2015DITP invites manufacturers, entrepreneurs to participate in Made in Thailand in Focus 2015

To be held from Jan 28 to Feb1, 2015, at Bangkok International Trade and Exhibition Centre (BITEC), Thailand more info...

January 26, 2015Get ready to “admire” Thai products at Made in Thailand in Focus 2015

Thailand’s major product exhibition hosted by the Department of International Trade Promotion, with more than 300 million baht’s worth of products. more info...

January 22, 2015Thailand Tourism Festival 2015 attracted over 600,000 visitors as TAT’s Discover Thainess campaign launched to great fanfare

The Tourism Authority of Thailand’s (TAT) new “2015 Discover Thainess” campaign’s grand opening celebrations recently coincided with the 35th Thailand Tourism Festival were held with great fanfare and were attended by thousands of locals and tourists. The TAT’s Thainess parades brought crowds onto the streets while the five-day tourism fair attracted over 600,000 Thai and foreign visitors and generated some 230 million Baht in revenue. more info...

January 20, 2015Thailand picked as training centre

THE DAIKIN GROUP has assigned its factory in Thailand to act as a regional training centre for its people involved in manufacturing, installation and maintenance services in Asean. more info...

January 20, 2015Oishi vows to make bigger Asean splash

Oishi Group plans for greater penetration into Asean countries after sales of its ready-to-drink beverages enjoyed double-digit growth in Laos, Cambodia and Malaysia. more info...

January 20, 2015Thai service ranks at top in Luang Phrabang

Thailand's service business service currently ranks at number one in the Laotian city of Luang Phrabang, where the city itself has been seeing an increase of inbound tourists from around the world, an official said. more info...

January 20, 2015Prime Minister opens “Orchid Market” near Government House

Thailand plays an important role in the production and export of tropical orchids. Each year Thai orchids bring considerable income to the country, worth approximately 3,000 million baht. more info...

January 20, 2015Asean trade exhibition industry seen growing 10% a year

Asean's trade exhibition industry is expected to grow at an annual pace of 10 per cent over the next three to four years, growing at a faster rate compared with 8 per cent for the rest of Asia with the implementation of the Asean Economic Community (AEC) initiatives. more info...

January 20, 2015Agriculture Min. to develop local silk production

Thailand exported 1.077 billion bahts of silk to the world market in 2014, up from 204 million bahts it did in 2013, increasing by 23.39 per cent. more info...