Thailand’s airlines companies jeopardized by safety ban


Thailand based airlines are struggling to avoid further damage caused by Japan's ban on several Thailand-registered carriers out of safety concerns.  More...

No need to Restore Happiness in Thailand : It’s already there

Apparently, the military appointed government of Thailand led by general Prayut doesn't need to worry too much about "restoring happiness" in the country : it's already there. More...

GM to scale down production in Thailand

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GM’s Thai plant in Rayong, an industrial city southeast of Bangkok, will be scaled down from current annual capacity of 180,000 vehicles. The company did not elaborate, but More...


Asian visitors lead Thai tourism surge in Jan. 2015

Thailand’s visitor arrivals surged to a record total of 2,654,634 in January 2015, up by 16.30% over January 2014, according to figures published by the Ministry of Tourism and More...

Suvarnabhumi voted 47th of 50 best airports

Singapore Changi Airport again was voted the world's best airport for the third year running in the annual SkyTrax World Airport Awards 2015 announced Wednesday in Paris. More...

ASEAN’s Wayward Community Comity

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With the ten-nation ASEAN Economic Community going into effect this year, an IMF working paper urged faster financial integration More...

Thailand Growth forecast set to 3.8% for 2015 (BoT)


The central bank of Thailand has revised its economic growth projection to 3.8%, down 0.2% from 4% earlier, after More...

asean summit Indonesia ASEAN’s Wayward Community Comity

With the ten-nation ASEAN Economic Community going into effect this year, an IMF working paper urged...

English-Proficiency Thai Labor force needs further improvment to prepare for AEC

Thai skilled labor should be further developed to prepare for the free flow of ASEAN professionals...

aec2015 What is the ASEAN Community 2015?

The ASEAN Community is to be established this year. ASEAN should convey, very early in the...

250 Thailand′s former MPs face mass impeachment

Thailand's anti-graft body has recommended that 250 former MPs, mostly from the toppled ruling party be impeached. Thailand's More...

Maximum levels of Corruption hitted Thailand in 2012

More than $35 billion was illicitly drained from Thailand through money laundering, tax evasion, crime and false trade documentation in 2012,..

Uncertainty at home brings calm to the Thai–Cambodian border

Author: Nicole Jenne, European University Institute Domestic uncertainties in Thailand and Cambodia have hindered progress along the heavily militarised border and..

Tokyo Top Market for Retailers in Asia, Bangkok ranked eighth


According to a new report by CBRE, Tokyo cemented its lead as the top destination in the APAC region for market More...

Bangkok Condo Market Reaches record prices in Q4 2014

According to CBRE Thailand latest Bangkok Overall MarketView Q4 2014, record-breaking prices of over THB 300,000 per sq.m. have been achieved..

Condominium prices to rise 8 to 10% this year

The Housing Business Association has predicted that residential and condominium prices will continue to grow this year despite the lowering oil..

Southeast Asia attracts more FDI than China for second year

Electronics_factory_in_ShenzhenSoutheast Asia’s major economies drew more foreign direct investment combined than China for the second straight year in 2014, as growth..

Dancing with the Dragon : Sino-Thai relations since Thailand’s coup d’etat

Is Thailand steering a skillful middle path or does this amount to a swing towards China? Is it a more subtle..

U.S. Navy Ready to Support ASEAN South China Sea Patrols

If ASEAN members were to take the lead in organizing something along those lines, trust me, the U.S. 7th Fleet would..

Japan likely to decide for Thai railway project

The thai government is ready to kick off the railway development project with Japan by the end of this year, saying..