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BANGKOK, 7 June 2013 The Department of International Trade Promotion (DITP), in cooperation with the Thai Leathergoods Association, is hosting the Thai Leather Week Mid–Year Sale 2013 from June 21-30, with an aim to boost the Thai leather industry. 

2012 Golden Year of Thai tourism

Wednesday, 02 January 2013 15:02
Inbound tourists to Thailand hit a historic record of almost 22 million people this year, generating at least Bt900 billion (US$30 billion), a prominent Thai tourism industry leader said this week.
Hong Kong, November 30, 2012: Thailand won the Asian Spa Capital of the Year award at the 8th annual AsiaSpa Awards for 2012, organised on 15 November in Hong Kong by AsiaSpa magazine. The award was one of five picked up in total by Thai...
HONG KONG, Nov 30 – Thailand today signed agreements to export 100,000 tonnes of Hom Mali (fragrant) rice worth Bt33 billion to Hong Kong in an apparent attempt to salvage its dipping market share in the Chinese special administrative region. 
Gem and jewelry producers have been urged to focus on creative manufacturing, as Thailand is striving to become one of the world’s gem and jewelry hubs.
BANGKOK, Oct 6 -The first of Thai Airways International (THAI)’s Airbus A380-800 jetliners inaugurated the first commercial services on Saturday with a flight to Hong Kong.
BANGKOK, 5 September 2012  – The Thai Chamber of Commerce (TCC) has proposed a set of measures to cope with the impact of the global economic slowdown. 
Hong Kong, August 31, 2012: The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) Hong Kong office joined together with Hong Kong’s Television Broadcasts Limited (TVB) to bring the 10 finalists of Miss Hong Kong Pageant 2012 to Thailand to mark 40th anniversary of the pageant.
BANGKOK, 1 August 2012  – The Eurozone debt crisis and the problems in the US economy have hurt Thailand’s jewelry export sector considerably. 
  BANGKOK, 1 August 2012  – Thai students have once again put Thailand on the map, bagging 10 medals from the Southeast Mathematics Olympiad (SMO) 2012 in Fujian, China.
Bangkok, July 27, 2012 - A broad-based destination image research study conducted across 14 countries by the Tourism Authority of Thailand has provided clear pointers on ways to sharpen the imagery and message of the country’s upcoming “Thainess” tourism campaigns.
BANGKOK, July 24 - Typhoon Vicente strongly lashed Hong Kong Monday night delaying two morning flights of Thai Airways (THAI) from Hong Kong on Tuesday.

Thais warned of heavy rain, flooding

Tuesday, 24 July 2012 15:49
BANGKOK, July 24- Thai people have been warned of heavy rain and possible flooding as well as forest run-off this week due to the effects of Typhoon Vicente, according to the national weather bureau.
Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group has announced that it will manage a luxury hotel which is under development in Chengdu, the capital of Sichuan province, China.
More and more wealthy people in mainland China are trying to buy properties in Hong Kong, according to the 2012 edition of The Wealth Report, released by the consultancy Knight Frank LLP and the wealth manager Citi Private Bank.
CHIANG MAI, 2 July 2012  – The Chiang Mai governor and Dragonair executives yesterday welcomed passengers from Dragonair’s inaugural flight from Hong Kong to Chiang Mai province at Chiang Mai International Airport.
Mercedes-Benz (Thailand) Limited will be organizing the 10th Mercedes-Benz Junior Golf Asian Masters Final at the Burapaha Golf & Resort in Chonburi province from 13–15 June 2012.  The tournament is the final round of the Mercedes Trophy Junior Golf Championships.
BANGKOK, May 25 -- Thai exports in April fell 3.67 per cent year-on-year thanks to Europe’s economic crisis, said the Deputy Commerce Minister Poom Sarapol. 
HONG KONG, May 17 – Numbers of Thai women have been jailed in Hong Kong for drug smuggling as they were deceived by a Nigerian drug cartel using them as dealers.
HONG KONG, May 17 – Numbers of Thai women have been jailed in Hong Kong for drug smuggling as they were deceived by a Nigerian drug cartel using them as dealers.
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