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Phuket hotel watch – 3 months down, 9 to go in 2019

by Bill Barnett of C9Hotelworks.com At the beginning of the year Phuket’s tourism and hotel sector was cautiously optimistic after…

5 days ago

‘Seastead’ set up off coast of Phuket

PHOTOS: Nation TV A Thai couple has successfully set up a ‘Seastead’ near Phuket. Seasteading is aiming to build floating…

7 days ago

Massive 11 hotel project, surf club and waterpark for Kata, Phuket

by Bill Barnett, C9Hotelworks.com Thai developer K.W. Plaza group has unveiled plans for a large-scale mixed-use project called The Beach…

1 week ago

Is your web page ‘mobile first’? If not, you’re losing out.

Mobile devices have become the main points of accessing information, news, bookings and retail across South East Asia. This is…

2 weeks ago

Thai Air Asia introduces Chiang Rai-Shenzhen route

Thai AirAsia is adding new flights to its Chiang Rai hub with a new direct route to China that starts…

2 weeks ago

ASEAN launches $1 billion investment for green projects

South East Asian governments, the Asian Development Bank and major development financiers have launched a new US$1 billion (32 billion…

2 weeks ago

Boeing reveals another software problem in 737 MAX jets

US jet manufacturer Boeing says it has found a new but "relatively minor" software error in its 737 MAX jet…

2 weeks ago

Buyback Option at VIP KATA Condominium by Phuket9

Phuket9 Company announces a buy-back option for VIP KATA Condominium Project with a rental return of 56% over 8 years.…

2 weeks ago

Losing face: ‘Face Off’ Dr Xeping charged with fraud

PHOTO: Bangkok Post Beauty expert Xeping Chaiyasan has been charged with fraud but continues to deny any wrongdoing claiming the…

2 weeks ago

Forecasts for Thai export growth revised upwards

The meeting of the Joint Standing Committee on Commerce, Industry and Banking has revised upwards its forecast of export growth…

2 weeks ago

Thai rice exports facing strong regional competition

Rice exports are down in February's sales figures, in both total volume and value. High prices and competition from Vietnam…

3 weeks ago

Thai businesses feeling pinch from china-US trade wars

Since the US China trade war kicked off in the middle of 2018, Thai businesses have begun to feel the…

3 weeks ago

Hospitals train staff to recoup money from non-paying foreigners

"...many foreigners sought treatment for ailments or injuries at public hospitals and many failed to fully pay the bills, resulting…

3 weeks ago

Hermès opens its first store in Phuket at Central Floresta

Hermès has opened of its first store in Phuket at Central Floresta, the newly opened lifestyle shopping destination in the heart…

4 weeks ago

Thailand ‘slightly impacted’ from a no deal Brexit

The EU has agreed to postpone Brexit from next Friday and give UK PM Theresa May time to get her…

4 weeks ago

Doubt over ‘majority support’ in survey about drilling near Si Thep historical park

Locals are up in arms about results from a public hearing into oil drilling project near the Si Thep historical…

4 weeks ago

People have short memories. Why the Boeing 737 MAX will survive the current crisis.

If history is anything to go on people's current fears about the Boeing 737 MAX jets will be short-lived. The…

4 weeks ago

Rock Thailand, Japanese start-ups eye Thai businesses

Noting Thailand as the new south east Asian regional innovation hub, the Japanese Embassy in Bangkok, in collaboration with Thailand’s…

1 month ago

King Power’s duty free monopoly under review

King Power Duty Free's monopoly of duty free concessions at some of Thailand's busiest airports may be coming to an…

1 month ago

Bangkok now in the Top 10 list for most expensive Asian locations for expats

Bangkok has, for the first time, made it into the list of Asia’s top 10 most expensive locations for expats.…

1 month ago