maxresdefault

Thailand to the Forefront of Asia and ASEAN’s MICE Industry

Thailand to the Forefront of Asia and ASEAN’s MICE Industry Bangkok ranks second most sustainable MICE destination in Asia in the 2018 Global Destination Sustainability Index Thailand is now among the frontrunners in Asia and ASEAN in terms of MICE Education, MICE Standards and MICE Sustainability. Mrs. Orachorn Wongpan-ngam, MICE Capabilities Development Department Director of…

Girl20Watching20Mobile20Video-2

Understanding Asia’s fast-moving digital ecosystem

Understanding Asia’s fast-moving digital ecosystem in 2017, Asia saw 319 million new mobile connections, compared with just 5 million new mobile connections in Europe over the same time period. The digital future of Asia is already here. In China, millions of people enter public transportation each day using their smartphones, emerge and pay for their…

Thai fruit exports rise to $2.65 bln under FTA deals

Thai fruit exports rise to $2.65 bln under FTA deals

Thai fruit exports rise to $2.65 bln under FTA deals BANGKOK, 1 April 2019 (NNT) – The Director-General of the Department of Trade Negotiations, Auramon Supthaweethum, said Thailand exported fruits worth 2.65 billion US dollars in 2018. This is a 17 percent increase year-on-year, driven by the country’s free trade agreements (FTA) with the ASEAN,…

A Thai Energy Tycoon's Big Bet Made Him $1 Billion Richer

A Thai Energy Tycoon’s Big Bet Made Him $1 Billion Richer

A Thai Energy Tycoon’s Big Bet Made Him $1 Billion Richer (Bloomberg) — Thai energy tycoon Sarath Ratanavadi’s fortune has surged $1 billion since late December as investors warm to his bet on Vietnam. Shares in his Bangkok-listed firm, Gulf Energy Development Pcl, have jumped 50 percent following its mid-August announcement of wind and solar…

The committee also revised upwards its forecast economic growth this year to between 3.7 – 4% , compared to the earlier forecast of between 3.5 – 4% .

Forecasts for Thai export growth revised upwards

Forecasts for Thai export growth revised upwards The meeting of the Joint Standing Committee on Commerce, Industry and Banking has revised upwards its forecast of export growth in 2019 to between 6.5 – 7.5% from the previous forecast of between 3.5 – 4.5%. The revision is in line with export growth in the past eight…

Thai Fruit Exports Rise To $2.65 Bln Under FTA Deals

Thai Fruit Exports Rise To $2.65 Bln Under FTA Deals BANGKOK, 1 April 2019 (NNT) – The Director-General of the Department of Trade Negotiations, Auramon Supthaweethum, said Thailand exported fruits worth 2.65 billion US dollars in 2018. This is a 17 percent increase year-on-year, driven by the country’s free trade agreements (FTA) with the ASEAN,…

Sony To Shift Smartphone Plant To Thailand

Sony To Shift Smartphone Plant To Thailand

Sony To Shift Smartphone Plant To Thailand Sony’s share of the smartphone market has fallen sharply in recent years BEIJING/TOKYO, March 28 (Reuters) – Sony Corp will close its smartphone plant in Beijing in the next few days, a company spokesman said, as the Japanese electronics giant aims to cut costs in the loss-making business.…

PTG rolls out Coffee Franchise Business under Pun Thai Coffee and Coffee World brands Expects to reap positive outcomes from fast-growing

PTG rolls out Coffee Franchise Business under Pun Thai Coffee and Coffee World brands Expects to reap positive outcomes from fast-growing

PTG rolls out Coffee Franchise Business under Pun Thai Coffee and Coffee World brands Expects to reap positive outcomes from fast-growing Bangkok–27 Mar–The Way Communications “PTG Energy” pushes forward coffee franchise business under Pun Thai Coffee and Coffee World brands to encourage anyone who wants to run a coffee shop while expecting positive outcomes from…

Indian businesses can use Thailand’s Eastern Economic Corridor as gateway to Asian market

Indian businesses can use Thailand’s Eastern Economic Corridor as gateway to Asian market

Indian businesses can use Thailand’s Eastern Economic Corridor as gateway to Asian market New Delhi, Mar 27 (KNN) Indian businesses can use Thailand’s Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) as gateway to Asian market, said the official from the Thailand Board of Investment. Executive Director of International Affair Bureau, Board of Investment, Thailand, Bussarakum Sriratana made the above…