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New sin-tax rates to bring extra $363 million to Thailand’s state coffer

The Excise Department says the new tax rates effective Sept 16 will raise prices of unhealthy foods and drinks, while generating 12 billion baht more on taxes from them annually

International flights grounded for 12 Thai airlines companies

The airlines that failed to pass international safety standards include low-cost domestic carriers such as Orient Thai Airlines, Thai VietJet Air and Siam Air Transport

Malaysia Startup Ecosystem Tour

The development of a strong and sustainable startup ecosystem is considered to be a key economic driver for the nation to remain competitive in the global landscape.
Suvarnabhumi Ariport

Crowded Suvarnabhumi nosedives in airport ranking

When it comes to airports, Bangkok continues to be cited in global forums as one of the most congested and capacity-deficient cities in the world.

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.