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June 29, 2015Thaitrade.com sales top 1.3billion baht

In April, 626 purchasing orders from 50 countries were made on Thaitrade.com. Food packaging, home textiles and beverages top the list of orders made on Thaitrade.com. To register as Thaitrade.com buyers, please contact your regional Thai Trade Center. more info...

June 29, 2015Thaitrade.com and Tradeindia.com to boost online trading

DITP's Thaitrade.com coordinated with Tradeindia.com, the biggest online B2B trade website in India, and launched the ‘India-Thailand E-Commerce Business Forum’ in Mumbai last month. The growing middle class population in India and high internet accessibility has made the nation a potential market for online trading. more info...

June 25, 2015“Southern International Trade Expo” to be held on 23-26 Jul in the South of Thailand

The Governor of Surat Thani called a meeting of provincial officials to prepare for the organizing of the “Southern International Trade Expo” from 23-26 July 2015 to promote economy, trade, tourism and good image of the southern province more info...

June 25, 2015ASEAN+3 Organic Agriculture Forum kicks off in BKK

Thailand Institute of Scientific and Technological Research has launched the ASEAN+3 Organic Agriculture Forum to provide opportunities for member countries to promote cooperative research in organic agriculture. more info...

June 25, 2015Thailand and Peru celebrate 50 years of bilateral ties

Thailand has held a diplomatic ceremony to commemorate 50 years of bilateral relations between the Kingdom and the Republic of Peru. more info...

June 25, 2015Bangkok Metropolitan Administration to host agricultural fair in July

Agro-producers from 26 districts of Bangkok will be invited to showcase over 100 items of top-selected products such as organic vegetables, rice, seafood and processed food. more info...

June 25, 2015BOI Thailand's new policy attracts more foreign investors this year

The Board of Investment Thailand (BOI) said its new investment policy has attracted more investors to industries that employ advanced technology. more info...

June 25, 2015Recent trade fair in Songkhla generates 30 million baht

Commerce Minister General Chatchai Sarikalya has revealed that the recent trade fair in Songkhla succeeded in generating as much as 30 million baht in cash flow. more info...

June 25, 2015Udon Thani, northeastern province of Thailand, to host festival to boost regional economy

The provincial administration said the fair is in line with government policy to promote the Kingdom as an ASEAN hub for transportation services and tourism investments. The event will prepare Udon Thani for the advent of the ASEAN Economic Community. more info...

June 25, 201567 government projects offered to investors

According to the Deputy Permanent Secretary to the Ministry of Finance,Pongpanu Sawetaroon, as many as 67 projects, worth 1.4 trillion baht in total, will be offered to potential investors under a 5-year investment strategy plan. more info...

June 25, 2015Flowers, Ornamental Plants and Fish Festival earns over THB20m in 16 days

The Flowers, Ornamental Plants and Fish Festival at Khlong Phadung Krung Kasem canal near the Government House has received enthusiastic response from the public particularly during the “Golden Minute” and the “Cactus Gardening Show” which have become daily highlights. more info...

June 24, 2015Pop Mhan, Thai-born comic book artist Kochakorn Manochayakorn

Thai-born comic book artist Kochakorn Manochayakorn, better known as Pop Mhan, talks about working in the US comic book industry and his future plans in Thailand. more info...

June 24, 2015Nature Touch, A Thai brand in aromatherapy and organic cosmetics has made its name in EU and Japan

Thailand’s cosmetics industry is becoming well-known and accepted worldwide. Thailand's cosmetics market was valued at around 250 billion baht in 2014. more info...

June 24, 2015Bringing action figures to life

Thai designers and software developers at the Bangkok Comic Con 2015 combined augmented reality with action figures in the hope of using this new technology in e-commerce and animation. The country’s digital content market was valued at 15.6 billion baht in 2013 more info...

June 23, 2015Thai SELECT mark granted at THAIFEX 2015

The Department of International Trade Promotion (DITP) has granted Thai SELECT seals to Thai instant food businesses to make Thai food more widely recognised by consumers, importers and foreign investors. more info...