Thursday December 13, 2018 09:21

THAIGOVERNMENT Press Releases

TCEB Pushes Chiang Mai into an International MICE City Events—04 Dec 18

Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (Public Organization) or TCEB continues to promote MICE City as a mechanism that supports the Thai government's income distribution policy. Working under a strategic guideline to develop Chiang Mai into a

Cross-sector cooperation is needed as Antimicrobial Resistance looms large in Thailand General—19 Nov 18

Bangkok--19 Nov--CPF

Thai government recently urged for awareness of appropriate use of antimicrobials in human, animal and agriculture from all sectors to help the country achieve the Thailand's national strategic plan to prevent and mitigate antimicrobial resistance (AMR).

AMR has claimed lives of over30,000 people in Thailand each year. The number is projected to skyrocket over the few decades.

Last month, the 2nd OIE Global Conference on Antimicrobial Resistance in Morocco, Mr. Grisada Boonrach, Minister of Agriculture and Cooperatives of Thailand, said that the country recognized the urgency of AMR issue and therefore set up National Strategic Plan on Antimicrobial Resistance (2017–2021) in accordance to "One Health Approach" and a global action plan on AMR.

The Thai national plan targets to reduce antimicrobial consumption in Human and Animal by 20% and 30% respectively within 2021. He marked that it is important for all sectors to work together to accomplish this goal.

"As a complex problem, AMR requires comprehensive and unified collaboration of all sectors. Thailand is joining together to make a change locally in order to make a global impact against AMR." the Thai Agriculture Minister said.

The strategic plan is welcomed by private sector. Thai food producers have made significant prog

Thailands Smart Visa Made Easier to Help Foreign Experts Events—14 Nov 18

The Thai government has improved requirements and conditions for the Smart Visa in order to provide greater convenience for foreign investors and experts in targeted industries who are either already working or seeking to work in Thailand. Ms. Duangjai

Thailand runs ahead of the digital game with rapidly evolving infrastructure and digital Events—07 Nov 18

Digital industry is a significant driver of Thailand's economic transformation strategy, as the country has been moving beyond capturing the global digital evolution for years. With the Thai government's supportive Thailand 4.0 policy on national

Top Honors from the Inspection Industry! Events—01 Nov 18

Mrs. Mallika Kaekla Chief Executive Officer of Dacon Inspection Services Co., Ltd. has been awarded "Quality person of the year 2018" by the Thailand Privy Council member, Mr.Palakorn Suwannarat Annually on the 19th October the Thai government sets the

Significant Strides Made in Thailands Battle against IUU Fishing General—24 Sep 18

Ministry of Foreign Affairs unveils the Thai government efforts in fight against illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing in the country, with the battle being waged on many fronts simultaneously. It is worth highlighting some of them. A strong

Thailand Privilege Card celebrates its 15thAnniversary with Friend of Thailand to increase Lifestyle—21 Sep 18

"Thailand Privilege Card launched its 15thAnniversary party and presented an operative report to show its part in helping the Thai government boost the country's economy and Thai tourism after a66.35% increase in turnover measured over a 10-month period

Chinas Belt and Road Initiative will boost tourism, transport and trade with Lifestyle—30 Aug 18

The Thai tourism industry will be a major beneficiary of China's Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) as the Royal Thai Government moves rapidly to take advantage of the increased investment and trade opportunities it will create, not just within Thailand but

Industry partnership launches 2nd of CCE South East Asia - Thailand 2018 trade General—16 May 18

Four-member group joins forces with the aim to develop the Thai Corrugated Packing Production Industry as the regional hub. A group of industry associations and a Thai government body has announced the 2nd edition of the CCE South East Asia - Thailand

Industry partnership launches 2nd of CCE South East Asia - Thailand 2018 trade General—08 May 18

Four-member group joins forces with the aim to develop the Thai Corrugated Packing Production Industry as the regional hub. A group of industry associations and a Thai government body has announced the 2nd edition of the CCE South East Asia - Thailand

Mazda responds to Thai governments regional investment hub plan with new global production Automotive—11 Jun 18

Continued popularity of Mazda vehicles in Thailand has enabled the brand to score a 48-per cent growth in May with sales of 5,881 units while year-to-date sales reached 26,886 units, reflecting Thailand's spectacular economic growth in 2018 Mr. Chanchai

Industry partnership launches 2nd of CCE South East Asia - Thailand 2018 trade Stcoks—16 May 18

Four-member group joins forces with the aim to develop the Thai Corrugated Packing Production Industry as the regional hub. A group of industry associations and a Thai government body has announced the 2nd edition of the CCE South East Asia - Thailand

Industry partnership launches 2nd of CCE South East Asia - Thailand 2018 trade General—08 May 18

Four-member group joins forces with the aim to develop the Thai Corrugated Packing Production Industry as the regional hub. A group of industry associations and a Thai government body has announced the 2nd edition of the CCE South East Asia - Thailand

Outrigger Laguna Phuket Beach Resort Earns Official MICE Accreditation Lifestyle—03 May 18

The Outrigger in Phuket joins an elite collection of MICE venues in Thailand with MICE Venue Standard accreditation from the Thai government Outrigger Laguna Phuket Beach Resort: Immaculate beach location, MICE accreditation, and the Similan Ballroom

UN experts urge Thailand to show leadership on business and human rights General—04 Apr 18

A team of UN experts today presented its preliminary observations on steps that should be taken by the Royal Thai Government and businesses to improve corporate respect for human rights and to strengthen access to effective remedies. "We welcome the

TAT and Toyota Motor Thailand sign MOU for Amazing Thailand Go Local tourism Lifestyle—28 Mar 18

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) and Toyota Motor Thailand recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on the agreement to jointly promote the TAT's 'Amazing Thailand Go Local' campaign. The MOU is in line with the Thai government's

23 THAI FILM COMPANIES TOOK PART IN THAI NIGHT HONG KONG 2018 General—27 Mar 18

Bangkok--27 Mar--Department of International Trade Promotion, Ministry of Commerce, Royal Thai Government The very first edition of Thai Night at Filmart impresses Filmart delegates Last night, Her Royal Highness Princess Ubolratana Rajakanya

Thai Royalty to Preside Over First Thai Night at the Hong Kong Filmart General—21 Mar 18

Bangkok--21 Mar--Department of International Trade Promotion, Ministry of Commerce, Royal Thai Government For its first-ever installment at the Hong Kong Filmart, Thai Night -- Thailand Where Films Come Alive will be presided by Her Royal Highness

PTTGC enhances investments under its strategic plan to add value from joint ventures project in Stcoks—27 Feb 18

PTT Global Chemical Public Company Limited (PTTGC), Thailand's largest integrated petrochemical and refining business, recently announced a positive contribution to its 2017 results by three subsidiaries it acquired last year to expand its petrochemical

AIT signs MoU with Department of Industrial Works IT—01 Feb 18

The Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Department of Industrial Works (DIW), Ministry of Industry, Royal Thai Government. The agreement was signed by Mr. Mongkol Pruekwatana, Director General, DIW,

Thailand Board of Investment (BOI) Introduces New Measures Aimed at Modernizing Agricultural General—17 Nov 17

Agriculture has long been the backbone of Thai economy and remains so today. Looking ahead while the country is transforming itself into an advanced economy, the Thai government is modernizing the country's agricultural sector through various investment

Thai Night AFM 2017 showcases the talent at the heart of the Thai film Entertainment—07 Nov 17

Bangkok--7 Nov--Department of International Trade Promotion, Ministry of Commerce, Royal Thai Government At AFM 2017, Department of International Trade Promotion, Ministry of Commerce, Royal Thai Government unveils plan to make Thailand's the leading

Thailands MICE industry to benefit from Eastern Economic Corridor development General—19 Oct 17

Thailand's fast growing business travel sector is expected to get a further push from the Thai Government's "Thailand 4.0" development strategy and the flagship Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) which will see investment in a major airport expansion and

Thailand#s MICE industry to benefit from Eastern Economic Corridor Stcoks—19 Oct 17

Thailand's fast growing business travel sector is expected to get a further push from the Thai Government's "Thailand 4.0" development strategy and the flagship Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) which will see investment in a major airport expansion and

TCEB STATEMENT: Royal Cremation Ceremony for the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej is set on October 26, General—09 Oct 17

The Royal Thai Government has scheduled a Royal Cremation ceremony for His Majesty the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej, who passed away on October 13 last year, to be held during October 25 to 29, 2017 at the Sanam Luang Royal Ceremonial Ground in Bangkok.

TCC Technology teamed up with the Thai Fintech Association and IDC Financial Insights putting Thai IT—02 Oct 17

According to the national scheme called Digital Thailand 4.0 initiated by Thai government, the policy has drawn the importance of fundamental infrastructure as well as humanity which leads to attractive opportunity for Fintech in Thailand. The disruptive

#Pattana Suwansumrit, Ph.D. as a proxy of #Thai Architect in international stage at UAE, Properties—02 Oct 17

Patna Suwansumrit, Ph.D. 's a popular 'Thai Architect' of 'Apartment Design for Foreigner' has selected from 'Department of Trade Promotion, Ministry of Commerce, Royal Thai Government to exhibit many projects of 'Apartment Design' in business matching

Photo Release: Japanese Delegation Visits Hemaraj Industrial Estates to Seek EEC Investment General—26 Sep 17

WHA Corporation PCL welcomed a special delegation of over 100 Japanese investors who were in Thailand recently upon the invitation of the Royal Thai government, to mark 130 years of relations between Thailand and Japan. With the goal of exploring