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Culture Ministry wants Tom Yum Kung on UNESCO’s intangible cultural heritage list

Culture Minister Weera Rojphotjanarat disclosed today that the Committee on the Promotion and Preservation of Cultural Wisdom has discussed progress of preparations for proposing that Tom Yum Kung be included in UNESCO’s intangible cultural heritage of humanity list, by March 2020. It is hoped that the application will be considered at the UNESCO Cultural Heritage […]

RCB film Club’s June Movie-‘ Ballad of Dog’s Beach’,Portugal, Sat 8 June, 4:00 pm

RCB FILM CLUB FILM OF JUNE 2019 ‘A BALADA DA PRAIA DOS CÃES’ (‘BALLAD OF DOG’S BEACH’), PORTUGAL (With English sub-titles) 1 hr 26 Mins Directed by José Fonseca e Costa Kind Courtesy: Embassy of Portugal and Camões Portuguese Cultural Center in Bangkok SATURDAY 8 JUNE, 4:00 PM Venue: RCB Forum (2nd Floor, River City […]

The cabinet has declared June 3 a national holiday because it is the birthday of Her Majesty the Queen

The government on Tuesday declared Her Majesty Queen Suthida’s birthday a national holiday. The new holiday, which falls on June 3, is effectively immediately, an official told the media. Queen Suthida recently married King Vajiralongkorn on May 1. The government has yet to decide whether the birthday of the previous reigning queen, August 12, will remain a […]

Immigration busts illegal migrant smugglers

The authorities have arrested three Thai citizens who were caught smuggling illegal migrants from Cambodia into Thailand through Sa Kaeo border crossing. The group was to take up employment in Bangkok. The Acting Immigration Bureau Commissioner Pol Lt Gen Sompong Chingduang today announced the arrest of Mr Kantapon Akeariyaworawat along with his group of three […]

EGAT, MEA, PEA discuss electricity security, preparations for coronation

The Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT), the Metropolitan Electricity Authority (MEA), and the Provincial Electricity Authority (PEA) held a meeting to discuss electricity security and measures to ensure that there will be sufficient electricity during the general election on March 24th, 2019, and the coronation ceremony for His Majesty the King during May 4th […]

Thailand to host 23rd ASEAN Finance Ministers’ Meeting in Chiang Rai

The Finance Ministry will host the 23rd ASEAN Finance Ministers’ Meeting (AFMM) under the theme of “Advancing Partnership for Sustainability.” Natthawut Thammasiri, director of the International Economic Policy Bureau, said the meeting would be organized in Chiang Rai on April 3-5, 2019, along with the 5th ASEAN Finance Ministers’ and Central Bank Governors’ Meeting (AFMGM). […]

5th Royal Canin International Cat Show 2019’ from 8th – 10th March 2019 at BCC Hall, 5th floor, CentralPlaza Ladprao

Meet the purrfect world-class award-winning pedigree cats attending competition in Thailand, a spectacular event cat lovers must not miss… CentralPlaza Lardprao and the Cat Fanciers’ Club of Thailand (CFCT) are holding the “5th Royal Canin International Cat Show 2019” from 8th to 10th March 2019 at BCC Hall, 5th floor, CentralPlaza Lardprao. The event will be […]

DFT: Exporters increase use of FTA, GSP benefits

The Department of Foreign Trade (DFT) disclosed that Thai exporters had increased their use of benefits under free trade agreements (FTAs) and the Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) in 2018. The DFT Director-General, Adul Chotinisakorn, said the use of privileges under Thailand’s FTAs had totaled about 69.6 billion United States dollars last year. Exporters to […]


Dazzling range of activities, on 9-10 February, at Central World The first-ever ‘North-East Festival of India’ will be held in Bangkok, on 9th and 10th of February, at Central World (Zones A and B).The North-East region of India consists of seven exotic and culturally rich states- Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Mizoram, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Tripura. Some […]