Starlux Airlines Expands Flight Routes to Bangkok

Starlux Airlines Expands Flight Routes to Bangkok

Starlux Airlines, a Taiwanese Luxury Airline, has announced plans to commence flights from Taiwan to Osaka and Tokyo in Japan, as well as to Bangkok in Thailand, adding to its current routes to Macau, Malaysia, Philippines, and Vietnam. The flights to Thailand started...
Thailand Relaxes Requirements for Tourists

Thailand Relaxes Requirements for Tourists

In October 2020, Thailand opened its borders to tourists who applied for special tourist visas (STVs), which required applicants from low-risk countries to fulfil certain requirements before being allowed to travel to the country, such as serving a government-approved...
Energy Efficiency Services to Invest in E-Mobility Company SWAG EV

Energy Efficiency Services to Invest in E-Mobility Company SWAG EV

Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL), one of the largest energy service companies, has announced that it will invest in Supreme Wagon Automotive Group Electric Vehicle (SWAG EV), an emerging e-mobility company in Thailand that uses clean energy to provide...
UK and Thailand Collaborate to Create Smart Cities

UK and Thailand Collaborate to Create Smart Cities

The UK and Thailand have partnered together to launch the “Smart City Handbook”, an initiative between both countries to create smarter cities through urban planning and the integration of smart technologies. The Handbook, commissioned by the UK Foreign, Commonwealth...
Line Integrates Banking Services into Messaging App in Thailand

Line Integrates Banking Services into Messaging App in Thailand

Line, a messaging app first launched in Japan by Line Corporation, has introduced integrated banking services in Thailand, allowing its 47 million Thai users to transfer money, open bank accounts, make payments through the app and withdraw cash without the use of a...
UK and Thailand Collaborate to Create Smart Cities

Smart Cities Considered in Eastern Economic Corridor

As of October 2020, Thailand has welcomed 277 investment projects in its Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC), a development project that aims to transform the country’s eastern provinces into an economic hub, attracting USD 5.3 billion in investments this year....
New Trends Gain Traction among Thai Food Producers

New Trends Gain Traction among Thai Food Producers

Consumers in South East Asia have become more concerned with maintaining healthy lifestyles and with food safety, and are seeking alternatives to traditional foods, a trend which has been reinforced during the Covid-19 Pandemic. This has led to an increased focus on...
Thailand Studies Bridge to Connect Gulf of Thailand and Andaman Sea

Thailand Studies Bridge to Connect Gulf of Thailand and Andaman Sea

Thailand Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has ordered a new feasibility study to build a land bridge between the Gulf of Thailand and the Andaman Sea, seen as a potentially key part of a new major economic development plan. According to the government, the land bridge...
Thailand to Produce Drugs for all Types of Cancer Treatment

Thailand to Produce Drugs for all Types of Cancer Treatment

The Government Pharmaceutical Organization (GPO) has signed an agreement with PPT Public Co Ltd. to build a cancer pharmaceutical factory, the first in Thailand that will cover all types of oncology products, with the goal of reducing the cost of related drugs and...
Amdocs to Provide Privacy Solutions to AIA Thailand

Amdocs to Provide Privacy Solutions to AIA Thailand

Multinational software provider to communications and media companies Amdocs announced that it will implement its Amdocs DataOne privacy solution for AIA Thailand, which is a part of AIA Group, the largest independent publicly listed pan-Asian life insurance group....