Tue, 26 Mar 2019 14:42
EU lauds election as ‘important step’ towards democracy
The European Union [EU] has praised Sunday’s election in Thailand as an important step towards restoring a democratic form of governance.
Sun, 03 Mar 2019 01:00
Shinawatra parties rally across Thailand as crucial court ruling looms
Parties aligned with Thailand's powerful Shinawatra clan are staging major rallies this weekend ahead of a court ruling that could deal a gut punch to their prospects in national elections later this month.
Fri, 08 Feb 2019 01:00
Thailand’s harsher overstay rules have destroyed my life
For 10 years, I lived in Thailand as a law-abiding citizen. I don’t do drugs and don’t even drink alcohol.
In 2015, at the age of 38, I started experiencing panic attacks every time I left my apartment.
Thu, 07 Feb 2019 14:06
Fujitsu aims to raise Thai market share
Fujitsu, an air conditioner brand from Japan, has been positioning Thailand as its export base for 30 years and is set to launch four models to serve business markets.
Thu, 31 Jan 2019 01:00
Philips banks on Thailand as Asean medical hub
PHILIPS (Thailand) yesterday expressed its confidence in the growth potential of the medical and healthcare sector in Thailand and in its capabilities to become a medical hub in Southeast Asia.
Wed, 30 Jan 2019 01:00
Scania drives from Thai base
Scania, a Swedish manufacturer of commercial vehicles – specifically, heavy trucks and buses –has identified Thailand as one of its key markets in Southeast Asia with the opening of its first assembly plant in Samut Prakan province.
Mon, 21 Jan 2019 01:00
Thai developers hook up with JAPANESE PEERS
LISTED AND non-listed property firms in Thailand have entered into joint ventures with their Japanese peers since 2013, developing residential projects worth more than Bt266.23 billion to date, and allowing Japanese firms to invest in Asean countries through Thailand as the gateway.
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 01:00
Thailand at centre of Asean push for sales of building technology
JAPAN’S Shinwa Group is using Thailand as the springboard for the sale of its innovative construction technology to property developers throughout the Asean region.
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 01:00
Fans hit by Blackpink’s irresistible charm
The hottest South Korean girl group chooses Thailand as the kickoff for its world tour
Mon, 07 Jan 2019 23:53
TCEB to spotlight venue standard, promoting Thailand as Asian MICE business hub
The Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) is planning a five-year venue development model scheme (2019-2023) with the intention of promoting the Kingdom as Asia’s MICE business hub that meets international standards, as well as the centre for MICE education within Asean.
Fri, 30 Nov 2018 01:00
US backs Thailand as Asean chair, wishes success in polls
THE UNITED STATES is ready to support Thailand as Asean chair as it will play a strategic role in the security of the Indo-Pacific region and also wished the Kingdom success in the upcoming general election, a visiting senior defence official said Thursday.
Fri, 30 Nov 2018 01:00
Lego to open first certified store in Thailand
Lego Group, a Danish manufacturer of plastic building toys, announced yesterday that it was opening its first certified shop in Thailand as part of a strategy to speed up growth in Asia.
Wed, 28 Nov 2018 01:00
E-commerce and cybersecurity a focus of
E-COMMERCE and cybersecurity, together with Internet governance and data privacy, will be key topics among Asean member states after Thailand assumes the bloc chair in 2019, says Air Chief Marshall Prajin Juntong, deputy prime minister and minister of justice.
Fri, 09 Nov 2018 01:00
IBM pegsThailand for hub role
IBM has identified Thailand as a potential hub for the Indochina market under plans for the fast-growing subregion to generate 5 to 10 per cent of its total revenue within the next three years.
Thu, 08 Nov 2018 01:00
Facebook brings dating service to Thailand in Asia first
FACEBOOK yesterday officially launched its dating service in Thailand as the first market in Asia and second in the world for the new offering.