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Thailand switches to black and white for final farewell to late King

Many businesses across Thailand will come to a halt while others will make necessary adjustments to pay their last respects to the beloved late King Bhumibol Adulyadej.

Bangkok retains Leading Mastercard Travel Destination Title for 2017

Travel and tourism in Asia Pacific is showing no signs of slowing down, with the region dominating visitor arrivals once again, according to the Mastercard Global Destinations Cities Index 2017

Thai Governement approves Measures to spur EV production 

The Thai military cabinet is steering towards a set of measures to promote electric vehicle (EV) production in Thailand.

Private sector raises GDP growth projection to over 3.5% after higher exports growth

The adjustment of GDP growth from its earlier 3.5% projection is being made at Monday’s meeting of the Joint Standing on Commerce, Industry and Banking.

Yingluck Shinawatra verdict : The implications for Thai political life

Yingluck Shinawatra was sentenced today to 5 years of jail for negligence in preventing corruption and irregularities in her Pheu Thai government’s rice-pledging scheme.

Thai Central Bank investigates tax dodging scheme for VIP accounts

According to Finance Minister Apisak Tantivorawong, some small banks have advised their customers to evade the 15% withholding tax when their earned interest income are reaching 20,000 baht

$4000 ? What’s behind the bitcoin boom

In March this year, the price of one bitcoin climbed above the price of one ounce of gold for the first time.While the idea...

Chinese investment ‘no threat’ to Thailand’s local industries

As more and more Chinese people travel to Thailand every year, some tourist agencies and real estate companies have been tapping into the Thai market