BANGKOK, July 21 -- Sales of German national football team jerseys carrying the ‘Adidas’ brand logo and 'Made in Thailand' are impressive now in Germany after the national team won the FIFA World Cup 2014 on July 13 in Brazil, according to Suchitra Thanomsap, director of the Thai Trade Promotion Centre in Frankfurt.
BANGKOK, July 18 -- The IP Innovation and Technology Expo 2014 (IPITEx 2014) has been held in Thailand with the collaboration of several agencies and two Thai ministries.
BANGKOK, July 18 -- The Thai Ministries of Labour and Foreign Affairs have been preparing measures to assist Thai workers in Libya, Israel, Iraq, and Kenya, though there is currently no plan for carrying out evacuations.
Both ministries, however, were keeping close watch on the situation in each country.
BANGKOK, July 18 -- The Vietnamese Air Force on Friday presented a MiG-21bis fighter aircraft to the Royal Thai Air Force (RTAF), aimed at strengthening military relations between the two neighbouring countries.
BANGKOK, July 18 -- Thai Airways International (THAI) acted Friday to avoid flying over Ukrainian airspace after a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet carrying 298 people from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur crashed a day earlier, THAI officials said.
BANGKOK, July 18 -- Japanese investors hoped to see Thailand returning to democracy soon, as they believed that good governance and transparency could revive investors' confidence in the country, Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO) President Setsuo Iuchi said on Friday.
The Bank of Thailand (BoT) is supporting the idea that Thai businesses trade with China in China’s currency, the yuan, as it could help them lowering these forex risks and simultaneously assist them in expanding their business, according to Chantavarn Sucharitakul, assistant to the BoT governor.
Thailand has granted 39 more international companies to launch their businesses in the country, bringing the total number of foreign firms allowed to operate their businesses here to 225 in the first seven months of this year.
Thailand's labour law is now being revised by several concerned government agencies and upon completion it could guarantee customers overseas that there is neither child labour, forced labour nor human trafficking in Thailand, said Ms Puntarik Smiti, deputy permanent secretary for labour.
BANGKOK, July 17 -- Thailand and Vietnam agree to expand diplomatic relations and Thailand thanks Vietnam for lifting its negative warning against its people visiting Thailand.