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Bangkok traffic updates for Amazing Songkran Joyful Procession on 8 April 2017

TAT would like to apologise in advance for any inconvenience to visitors and locals and have taken every precaution to ensure that delays are temporary.

Thailand To Export Insects To EU For Human Consumption by 2018

A new European legislation will allow the sale of insects for human consumption from 2018 onwards

Thai bourse to host “Thailand Focus 2016” from August 31 to Sept. 2

The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET), together with Phatra Securities pcl and Bank of America Merrill Lynch, will hold "Thailand Focus 2016" during August 31- September 2

Thailand expects 16.6 million foreign visitors in first half of 2016

The Thai tourism industry is projected to record international visitor arrivals of 16.67 million in January-June 2016, which will be up 13% over the same period of 2015.

Thai exports down 5.36 % for the first four months (TNSC)

Thai exports for the month of April contracted by 8 % which was far beyond expectation and constituted the lowest in six years.

Salam Aleikoum Pattaya السلام عليكم

Thailand is attracting a growing number of tourists from 'sexually repressed' nations, mainly from Middle East countries, but complaints by sex workers of violence and theft abound.

Is China Keeping the Peace ?

Since Xi came to office in 2012, some of his efforts to display a bolder and more proactive foreign policy approach have likely contributed to such mercantilist fears, yet China’s foreign economic policies remain fundamentally rooted in the conceptual and policy guidelines of Peaceful Development.

Thailand expands 5.2% in Q4, but ASEAN vehicle sales fall 4% in 2015

The region's second largest market, Thailand, expanded by 5.2% in the fourth quarter after declining by almost 15% in the first nine months of the year. Buyers rushed into the market in the final months of the year ahead of scheduled increases in excise taxes on key models. The industry remains downbeat about the market's growth prospects this year, however, reflecting the sluggish domestic economy and the recent tax increases.

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