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April 28, 2016Exports of gems, jewellery expected to grow by 10% this year

GEM and jewellery exports are expected to grow by 10 per cent to US$7.89 billion (Bt278 billion) this year, ensuring Thailand’s position as the world’s 13th-biggest supplier of the products. more info...

April 28, 201658th Bangkok Gems and Jewelry Fair to be held in September

Around 30,000 manufacturers are expected to participate in the 58th Bangkok Gems and Jewelry Fair. more info...

April 27, 2016DITP has announced "Thai SELECT Products 2016”

After the final round in March, 49 ready-to-eat and ready-to-cook Thai food products from 11 companies are certified "Thai Select”. Look for AUTHENTIC THAI CUISINE, Look for THAI SELECT more info...

April 26, 2016TCEB Further Penetrates Digital MICE Market, Showcasing 'Biz Thailand' Application

The Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (Public Organization) or TCEB today unveiled a Digital MICE strategy and online marketing plan highlighting the 'Biz Thailand' mobile application an information gateway for MICE travellers and the third edition of the 'Spice Up Your Business Agenda' campaign, targeting China and CLMV. more info...

April 26, 2016Thai exports expand 0.9 percent during the first quarter

Thai exports are steadily improving with the export volume for the first quarter expanding a modest 0.9 percent resulting to US$ 8,189 million in trade surplus. more info...

April 26, 2016Fresh Furniture Designs at Thailand International Furniture Fair 2016

In 2015, furniture exports from Thailand were worth more than 35 billion baht (US$1.05 billion), with the US, Japan, Australia, China and the UK as top destinations. more info...

April 25, 2016Bt400m to help SMEs expand business abroad

DITP to allocate a budget of Bt400 million under the SMEs Proactive Project to help small and medium-sized enterprises do business overseas more info...

April 25, 2016Thailand hopes to improve ranking on ease of doing business

Thailand hopes to maintain its position among top 50 economies worldwide in terms of the ease of doing business. more info...

April 25, 201636 new foreign investors allowed to open business in Thailand

Business Development Department Director General Phongphan Jiarawanon said the agency has allowed 36 new foreign investors, mostly from Japan, Singapore and China, to open business in Thailand. more info...

April 25, 2016THAI to commence in-flight OTOP sales in May

One Tambon One Product (OTOP) goods will be featured in in-flight sales aboard THAI airline flights starting from May more info...

April 25, 2016United States and Thailand Reaffirm Commitment to Expand Trade and Investment Ties

United States Trade Representative Michael Froman and Thailand’s Minister of Commerce Apiradi Tantraporn met on April 20 to kick off a two-day meeting under the U.S.-Thailand Trade and Investment Framework Agreement (TIFA). They reaffirmed the importance of our longstanding relationship and their interest in agreeing on new initiatives to further strengthen trade and investment between the two countries. more info...

April 24, 2016Thailand’s global headquarters, treasury hub plans off to good start

COMPANIES are increasingly focusing on the International Headquarters (IHQ) and Treasury Centre (TC) programmes in Thailand. To date, a total of 12 companies have obtained TC licences, seven of which were granted in the first quarter of this year. more info...

April 23, 2016Steven Seagal keen to shoot two films in Thailand

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April 23, 2016THAI celebrates 56th anniversary with promotion fair

Thai Airways International today launches the “Rak Khun Tao Fah 2016” event, to mark its 56th anniversary this year. more info...

April 22, 2016DITP proudly announces that the 58th Bangkok Gems and Jewelry Fair is sure to be Bigger and Better

Booth reservation will open in May 2016! more info...