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September 30, 2016Thailand, China to cooperate in five new areas to drive growth

THAILAND will develop closer ties with China under a strategic partnership covering five more areas that aim to be driven by innovation and promote economic growth for both countries. more info...

September 29, 2016Lock the dates into your calendar for the 59th Bangkok Gems and Jewelry Fair

Discover for yourself why the 59th BGJF is the Asia's most vibrant industry trade show. more info...

September 27, 2016Export value jumps 6.5% in August

EXPORTS last month swung to strong growth of 6.5 per cent more info...

September 27, 2016Infographic: Thailand 4.0 Transforming towards the Value-Based Economy

Thailand 4.0 is a new economic model to develop Thailand into a valued-based economy. The new model will change the country’s traditional farming to smart farming, traditional SMEs to smart enterprises, and traditional services to high-value services more info...

September 27, 2016Thailand Expanding Major Airports to Cope with Growing Number of Passengers

Thailand has been expanding its major international airports to promote connectivity in the ASEAN region and to keep up with the growing number of passengers. The airport expansion is also in response to the policy of developing Thailand as an aviation hub in this region. more info...

September 27, 2016Three Thai researchers awarded ‘For Women in Science’ fellowships

L’Oréal (Thailand) Ltd, with support from the Thai National Commission for Unesco, has announced that three outstanding Thai female researchers to have been awarded fellowship grants from L’Oréal Thailand’s “For Women in Science” programme. more info...

September 23, 2016THAITAM 2016 to Showcase Innovative Agricultural Machinery

Thailand Tractor & Agri-Machinery Show (THAITAM) 2016, which will be held from December 2 to 11 at Kasetsart University, Kamphaeng Saen Campus, Nakhon Pathom more info...

September 23, 2016Businesses Urged to Tap World Herbal Market

In the first six months of 2016, Thailand’s herbal extract exports valued at US$3.8 million (133 million baht), an increase of 11% on the same period in 2015. The key export markets are Myanmar, China and the US. more info...

September 23, 2016FTI kicks off Beyond Beauty ASEAN-Bangkok 2016

The Federation of Thai Industries (FTI) is organizing Beyond Beauty ASEAN-Bangkok 2016 in hopes of establishing Thailand as the center of beauty and cosmetic products in ASEAN. more info...

September 23, 2016Finance Minister confident Thai economy will grow in Q3

Thailand’s economy is expected to continue expanding in the third quarter, due to government measures taken against a backdrop of a sluggish global economy, says the Minister of Finance. more info...

September 23, 2016August business registrations hit annual high

New business registrations in August were the highest so far this year, with officials pointing to government stimulus earlier in the year as the reason. more info...

September 23, 2016Tourism Minister: Thailand ready to host World Tourism Day

The Ministry of Tourism and Sports has announced that Thailand is now prepared to host the World Tourism Day event, showcasing the nation’s support for equal accessibility in tourism as well as the rich culture of Thailand northeastern region. more info...

September 23, 2016New industrial zone “World Food Valley Thailand” to promote country as a major food producer

The public and private sectors are collaborating to promote the country as a major food producer through the new industrial park "World Food Valley Thailand". more info...

September 23, 2016Udon Thani promoting Thung Sri Muang Festival among MICE tourists

Thung Sri Muang Festival this year will be held in reflection of the current social and economic situation as well as the demand of the public. The organizers will use the province's signature product, traditional textile "Khit", to attract MICE travelers in the Mekong subregion. more info...

September 23, 2016Logistic exhibition highlights Thai technology

THAILAND has the capability to be the centre for logistic linkage in the Asean region due to its sophisticated technology and innovation in the industry, Commerce Minister Apiradi Tantraporn said at the opening of the three-day “Tilog-Logistix 2016” conference yesterday. more info...