Category: Business

PM joins ASEAN leaders in celebrating India’s Republic Day

Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha will be seeking greater ties with India today while attending the second day of the ASEAN-India Summit. The Prime Minister yesterday held talks with his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi, touching on issues such as digital cooperation, India’s Smart Cities and Digital India policies, Thailand’s Thailand 4.0 and Eastern Economic Corridor…

57 billion baht in circulation during New Year

According to a government spokesperson, the prime minister is pleased with domestic spending during New Year holidays as tourism is expected to trigger 57 billion baht of cash flow. Government spokesperson Lt. Gen. Sansern Keawkamnerd made the statement after Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha received a report which indicated energetic spending during this holiday season.…

CNN names Northeast as top world destination in 2017

Thailand’s northeastern region has been named by CNN as one of the world’s top 17 places to visit this year. Northeastern Thailand has a long history, with some of Southeast Asia’s oldest settlements found here. In modern times, the region is famous for its spicy salads, stunning scenery and historical sites. Most of them are…

PM partaking in EMDCD during BRICS Summit in China

The Thai Prime Minister has traveled to China for a meeting with leaders of emerging markets and developing countries as part of the 9th BRICS Summit. Accompanied by his wife and relevant Cabinet members, Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha this morning departed for Xiamen, People’s Republic of China, where he will be attending the Emerging…