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Year-end domestic travel expected to see 10% jump
October 25, 2014 1:00 am

Year-end domestic travel expected to see 10% jump

The number of domestic travellers is expected to grow by 10 per cent during the year-end season thanks to attractive promotions and the government's tax-deduction scheme for travel expenses.

Soft loans to farmers for rice storage
October 25, 2014 1:00 am

Soft loans to farmers for rice storage

BAAC to lend up to Bt23 bn in bid to shore up market prices

3 dual-track rail routes to link industrial zones with neighbouring...
October 25, 2014 1:00 am

3 dual-track rail routes to link industrial zones with neighbouring...

Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha said in his weekly address yesterday that three routes linking industrial zones with neighbouring countries would be developed under a dual-track rail network, which would utilise the 1.438-metre standard...

Exporters expect 2015 growth in range of 0-5%
October 25, 2014 1:00 am

Exporters expect 2015 growth in range of 0-5%

Uncertain outlook in major markets cited

Air cargo out of the doldrums but still faces risks, says IATA
October 24, 2014 1:00 am

Air cargo out of the doldrums but still faces risks, says IATA

The International Air Transport Association's airline-industry forecast for 2014-18 shows that international freight volumes are expected to increase at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 4.1 per cent over the next five years.

Incentives sought for aviation investment
October 24, 2014 1:00 am

Incentives sought for aviation investment

THE THAI-EUROPEAN Business Association (TEBA) is urging the government to provide tax and non-tax incentives for foreign investors in order to put Thailand on the radar of the aviation industry, as the development of the sector would allow the...

TAT works to bring tourists to Chiang Rai
October 24, 2014 1:00 am

TAT works to bring tourists to Chiang Rai

Visitor numbers down since May earthquake

FBA 'needs to reduce protection'
October 24, 2014 1:00 am

FBA 'needs to reduce protection'

Foreign business lobbies believe that regulations regarding the protection of some Thai businesses need to be revised to encourage more foreign investment and support the much-needed transfer of technology to this country.

Image and quality to the fore in Kobkarn's one-year tourism...
October 23, 2014 1:00 am

Image and quality to the fore in Kobkarn's one-year tourism...

Tourism and Sports Minister Kobkarn Wattanavrangkul has announced a one-year plan to reform the tourism sector, aiming to give it a more positive image and promoting the country as a quality destination.

Department works to simplify regulation of e-commerce, dispute...
October 23, 2014 1:00 am

Department works to simplify regulation of e-commerce, dispute...

THE Business Development Department is cooperating with the Thai E-Commerce Association, Thai Webmasters Association and Thai E-Marketplace to regulate e-commerce traders under one roof, as well as to set up a dispute-settlement centre to solve...