Tue, 18 Dec 2018 09:23
Thai orchid exports to get boost under memo with Ali Auctions
More Thai orchids will soon beautify weddings, conferences and restaurants in mainland China after the Thai Orchid Exporter Association joined hands with Ali Auction, an online auction platform under Alibaba Group, to promote export of the world-renowned flowers through e-commerce.
Sun, 30 Sep 2018 01:00
Researchers find 160 orchid species in Bengkulu
A group of researchers from Bengkulu University's school of agriculture has found and documented 160 orchid species in the region.
Fri, 07 Sep 2018 09:28
Four arrested for poaching wild orchids in Mae Hong Son
Forestry officials and police seized more than 2,000 wild orchids and arrested four Mae Hong Son men on Thursday for allegedly poaching the flowers in the northern province.
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 01:00
Sounds of the Incas
Peruvian folk music group Apu Inka will host a workshop at MACM Hall at Mahidol University’s College of Music next Wednesday at 1pm and perform at the Bangkok Art and Culture Centre on Thursday at 6.
Wed, 30 May 2018 12:21
Over 6,000 orchids intercepted on way to Laos
Customs officials in Nong Khai intercepted 6,419 orchids of various species that were being smuggled into Laos.
Sun, 18 Feb 2018 01:00
Thailand mourns ‘Father of Thai Orchids’
VENERABLE PROFESSOR Rapee Sagarik, a remarkable scholar and the nation’s most esteemed horticulturist, known as the “Father of Thai Orchids”, passed away peacefully at 7am yesterday in Vibhavadi Hospital at the age of 95.
Sat, 17 Feb 2018 10:16
Rapee Sagarik, father of Thai orchids, passes away at 95
Eminent orchid expert Rapee Sagarik passed away on Saturday morning at the age of 95.
Fri, 09 Feb 2018 01:00
A celebration in orchids
The 17th annual Rajamangala Orchid Festival gets underway tomorrow (February 10) at the university’s Tawanok Chanthaburi Campus in an effort to promote the conservation of local “Rajamangala” orchids.
Fri, 06 Oct 2017 12:16
‘Father of Thai orchids’ deemed incapacitated
Esteemed orchid expert Rapee Sagarik has at his daughter’s request been legally declared incompetent to handle his own affairs due to chronic illness.
Fri, 29 Sep 2017 09:45
In full bloom
Dasada Gallery in Prachin Buri bids a final farewell to His Majesty the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej with a floral exhibition of yellow phalaenopsis orchids that runs throughout this month.
Sat, 19 Mar 2016 01:00
Orchid business aims to double growth, improve profit margin under 5-year plan
ORCHID EXPORTER Prayoon Orchids Ltd Part has laid out a five-year plan (2016-2020) aimed at ensuring sufficient supply of flowering plants and generating a higher profit margin.
Tue, 09 Jun 2015 01:00
Top Chinese auction centre wants more Thai orchids
THE LARGEST flower-auction centre in China looks forward to bringing in more flowers from Thailand, particularly orchids, to meet increasing demand.