Wed, 17 Oct 2018 01:00
Pay with a tap via your Fitbit
KasikornBank and Siam Piwat, leaders in banking and retail business, have joined hands with Fitbit and VISA to launch cashless shopping in Thailand through the OneSiam-KBank Credit Card, which offers contact-less payment via Fitbit Pay – an application for the Fitbit smart watch. The app is available in the latest Fitbit models –Versa and Ionic.
Mon, 08 Oct 2018 01:00
Like PETA, Minor Hotels is serious about elephant welfare in Thailand
Here at Minor Hotels, we share many of the same values and long term goals as PETA for the welfare and conservation of both wild and captive elephants in Thailand and throughout Southeast Asia.
Sun, 30 Sep 2018 08:00
New approach to teaching English already shows results
The British Council and the Ministry of Education have teamed up to improve the skills of 17,000 primary and secondary English teachers in Thailand through the Regional English Training Centres (RETC) project – and results so far are overwhelmingly positive.
Fri, 21 Sep 2018 17:33
Thailand helps recapture Hpa-an prison fugitives
NAYPYITAW - Thailand army, police force and border guard forces are conducting operations to prevent the fugitives of Hpa-an prison to enter Thailand through the Friendship Bridge and quays of Moei River, sources said.
Sat, 18 Aug 2018 12:43
Heavy rains forecast for upper Thailand through Sunday
River overflows and flash floods are possible as the Meteorological Department forecasts heavy rain for upper Thailand through Sunday due to the influence of an active low-pressure cell.
Thu, 15 Mar 2018 01:00
An open letter to PETA on elephant welfare in Thailand
We at Minor Hotel Group share the same values and long-term goals as PETA for the welfare and conservation of both wild and captive elephants and other animals in Thailand and throughout Southeast Asia.
Fri, 02 Feb 2018 11:35
Thailand’s MICE future bright in 2018: convention bureau
An impressive line-up of MICE and mega events will be held in Bangkok and Thailand throughout 2018, according to The Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (TCEB).
Thu, 30 Nov 2017 15:51
dtac card happy to help Chinese tourists
Total Access Communications Plc, or DTAC has aimed to position itself as the preferred Internet service provider (ISP) for tourists in Thailand through providing better user experience.
Mon, 13 Nov 2017 14:50
Visa now licensed to provide digital debit services
Visa, a global digital-payments leader, has obtained a domestic network licence from the Bank of Thailand through a partnership with National Interbank Transaction Management and Exchange (National ITMX).
Wed, 01 Nov 2017 12:14
Deutsche Bank AG wins bid to issue baht bonds
The Finance Ministry has granted Deutsche Bank AG permission to issue baht-dominated bonds or debentures in Thailand through next March on the understanding that the proceeds will be used in onshore exchanges of baht and US dollars.
Sun, 10 Sep 2017 20:49
TakeMeTour shows |visitors Thailand through local eyes
ONE OF THE best ways to experience Thailand is to have a local show you around. TakeMeTour makes it possible with just a few clicks.
Sat, 20 May 2017 19:05
Thailand through to final at Asian Women’s U23 Championship
Secure a spot in world championship
Sat, 20 May 2017 18:06
Thailand through to final, secure a spot in World Championship
In-form Thailand, strengthened by three national senior players including hard-hitting Ajcharaporn Kongyot and Pimpichaya Kokram, delighted a huge crowd of over 3,500 home spectators packing The Mall Nakhon Ratchasima’s MCC Hall on Saturday when they brushed off Vietnam in comfortable straight sets 25-21 25-15 25-20 in the semi-finals of the SMM 2nd Asian Women’s U23 Volleyball Championship.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 17:45
Top ‘notatourist’ photos turned into postcards for global distribution
Curated from over 40,000 photographs submitted by locals under the “Not a Tourist: See Thailand through Local Eyes” campaign, Visa today handed over 100,000 postcards to the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) for distribution around the world.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 01:00
Piloting Thailand through the five stages of grief
Two weeks on, most Thais are still having difficulty coming to terms with the most profound rupture they have ever experienced in national life. If we gauge our feelings according to the five psychological stages of grief, many of us are still experiencing the first phase – denial.