Thailand in Focus

Exports in first 5 months increase by 11.5%

BANGKOK, 10th July 2018 (NNT) – The Thai export sector expanded by 11.55% in the first five months of 2018, higher than the target of 8% […]

Thailand Enforces Strict Labor Inspection in the Fishery Sector

Thailand has approved the new Regulation of the Department of Labor Protection and Welfare on Labor Inspection and Criminal Proceedings, according to the Ministerial Regulation on […]

Consumers Worldwide Become More Confident about Thai Products

Importers and consumers all over the world have become more confident about products from Thailand, especially labor-intensive products. Director-General of the Department of International Trade Promotion […]

Thailand Signs Four MOUs with France

Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha, together with Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak and Commerce Minister Sonthirat Sonthijirawong, witnessed the signing of four memorandums of understanding (MOUs) […]

Thailand Listed among the Countries with the Lowest Unemployment Rate

Two economic websites have released findings showing that Thailand is among the top countries in the world with the lowest unemployment rate. In his national address […]

US-ASEAN Business Council Confident in the Potential of the Thai Economy

The US-ASEAN Business Council (USABC) has expressed its confidence in the potential of the Thai economy and is ready to support Thailand’s national reform, especially in […]

Thailand Reaffirms Its Continued Efforts to Combat Human Trafficking

Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha has reaffirmed that Thailand would continue to combat human trafficking more seriously. And as Chair of ASEAN next year, it would […]

Thailand and the United Kingdom Eye for Trade and Investment Partnership

Thailand and the United Kingdom stand ready to be each other’s regional trade hub and to forge strategic partnership. Free trade agreement (FTA) negotiations between the […]

Industrial confidence index rises to 90.2

BANGKOK, 18th June 2018 (NNT) – Thailand’s industrial confidence index (ICI) continues to improve, due to on-going economic expansion driven mainly by the country’s manufacturing and […]