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...

Thai exports down 3.45 % in January, Target at +1.4% for 2015 unchanged


Thailand's Exports for January dropped by 3.46 percent to US$ 17.2 billion compared to the same period last year mainly due to global oil price reductions.  More...


Thai tourism industry bounced back in 2015

The tourism industry bounced back in Thailand, with an 18% rise in foreign tourist arrivals and a 78% hotel occupancy rate in the  first half of February.  More...

Thailand expects 2.15 million visitors at Suvarnabhumi for Chinese New Year

Suvarnabhumi airport expects more than two million passengers during the Chinese New Year period starting from February 14 to February 26.  More...

FinTech Company Azimo Launches New Bank Transfer Service to Thailand


Azimo, the online money transfer service, has announced that customers can now send money to Thailand, direct to a personal More...

Thai bank tips Chinese investment to double in 5 years

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Thailand's Siam Commercial Bank expects China's direct investment in Thailand to increase two fold in the next More...

aseannations Thailand Moves to Open Up New Foreign Markets

The Thai Government is making a proactive move to open up new foreign markets, with an...

aseanmarket AEC set to transform ASEAN into a 625Mln people market

If anything else, a regional populace of 625 million, plus the combined GDP of US$2.5 trillion...

aseannations ASEAN infographic: Economy and Demography

Here’s a new infographic that illustrates the demographic and economic challenges and reasons behind the ASEAN...

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 More...

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..

Thailand promises peace “within a year” in Muslim south

Thailand's military government vowed to bring peace to the Muslim-dominated south within a year, despite stalled peace talks aimed at ending..

Condominium prices to rise 8 to 10% this year


The Housing Business Association has predicted that residential and condominium prices will continue to grow More...

Condominium Market Reveals Increased Demand for Two-Bedroom Units

According to Thailand's property and facility management agency Plus Property, condominium market survey, the data indicates that during the time of..

Thonglor area tipped as new property hotspot in Bangkok

The Thonglor area is tipped to become the new property hotspot as demand soars for new and used condos and apartments,..

Thailand has healthy prospects for medical tourism

hospitalbangkok An increase in overseas patient numbers should lift earnings in Thailand’s health tourism sector this year, with double-digit growth forecast as..

BoI’s privileges projects highest in 50 years

investthailand In 2014 about 3,469 investment projects worth 2.1 trillion baht applied for promotional privileges from the BoI, the highest in term..

Thailand expects 2.15 million visitors at Suvarnabhumi for Chinese New Year

Suvarnabhumi airport expects more than two million passengers during the Chinese New Year period starting from February 14 to February 26...

U.S. firms keen to invest in Thailand

Leading U.S. firms have expressed interest to expand their investment in Thailand as the government is stepping up efforts to fight..

Prayut in Japan to pitch economic message

Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-ocha left Thailand for a three-day official visit to Japan, his first visit after taking power from..