MINISTRY Press Releases British Council, MoST, True Corp jointly launch FameLab Thailand 2019, searching for the best science communicator to join the global competition in the UK British Council, in cooperation with the Ministry of Science and Technology (MoST), True Corporation, National Science and Technology Development Agency, National Science Technology and Innovation Policy Office, The National Science Museum, The Standard, th-TH Tue, 22 Jan 2019 11:46:31 +0700 Photo Release: Transport Minister and ministrys top managements attend Un Ai Rak Khlay Khwam Nao winter festival Arkhom Termpittayapaisith (middle), Minister of Transport, led the management teams from agencies under the Ministry of Transport to participate in Un Ai Rak Khlay Khwam Nao winter festival. His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun Tue, 15 Jan 2019 17:58:49 +0700 Photo Release: Kasetsart University Dr. Phasu Loharnchun, Permanent Secretary Ministry of Industry, recently presided at the opening ceremony of the International Conference on Materials Research and Innovation (ICMARI) organized by Faculty of Science - Kasetsart University at Mon, 14 Jan 2019 17:09:47 +0700 Photo Release: EXIM Thailand Donates to Help Tropical Storm Pabuk Victims Dr. Nongnuch Laomaneerattanaporn, Executive Vice President, Export and Import Bank of Thailand (EXIM Thailand), donated cash on behalf of EXIM Thailand to Mr. Prasong Poontaneat, Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Finance (MOF), for the victims of Tue, 08 Jan 2019 9:20:49 +0700 Permission to Issue Baht-denominated Bonds or Debentures by Foreign Entity in Thailand during 1st January 30th September 2019 Pursuant to the Ministry of Finance#s Ministerial Notification re: Permission to Issue Baht-Denominated Bonds or Debentures in Thailand on the 11th April 2006 and four amendments, which stipulates criteria for permission to issue Baht-denominated bonds Fri, 28 Dec 2018 14:06:14 +0700 Thailand records 7.5% growth in visitor arrivals The Ministry of Tourism and Sports announced the tourism figures for January-November 2018. Thailand received 34,431,489 international visitors, up by 7.53% over the same period of last year, generating an estimated 1.8 billion Baht in tourism revenue, Wed, 26 Dec 2018 17:56:31 +0700 Osotspa to help boost economic growth by teaming up with Thongfah (Blue Flag) Pracharat projects to offer consumers a wide array of products at discounted prices Osotspa Public Company Limited, or OSP, has reinforced its commitment to supporting the government#s efforts to drive growth by teaming up with the Ministry of Commerce to offer Thais selected, high-quality goods through several initiatives including: 1) Mon, 24 Dec 2018 15:57:26 +0700 Trends in mediation and arbitration for the maritime sector On 4 December, Gerald Yee, Partner at Clyde Co, and Somporn Paisin, former Principal Advisor at the Ministry of Transport, provided an overview of the law and use of alternative dispute resolution for the maritime sector.The trends indicate that Wed, 19 Dec 2018 11:58:23 +0700 DITP and Bangkok Bank Celebrate the New Year With the holiday season just around the corner, by The Department of International Trade Promotion (DITP), Ministry of Commerce, has partnered with Bangkok Bank celebrate Happy New Year Sale 2019 during 15 December Fri, 14 Dec 2018 16:10:57 +0700 King Wai Groups subsidiary #IMX and Thailands Ministry of Commerce form strategic partnership to open Thai SMEs direct access to China International Merchandise Exchange Exhibition Co., Ltd. (IMX), a subsidiary of Chinese leading conglomerate King Wai Group (KWG) founded by Dr King Wai Chan, today signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) with Thailand#s Ministry of Commerce to form a Thu, 13 Dec 2018 14:06:01 +0700 Photo Release: SCB Abacus and Siam Commercial Bank in collaboration with Pracharat Blue Flag 4.0 scheme, offering digital loans with instant credit approval for SMEs The Ministry of Commerce, Thailand led by his excellency Mr. Sontirat Sontijirawong (8th left), Minister of Commerce, recently held an MOU signing ceremony for Pracharat Blue Flag 4.0 scheme. SCB Abacus, represented by Dr. Sutapa Amornvivat (8th right), Wed, 12 Dec 2018 15:39:24 +0700 Thai Tourism Minister outlines measures to balance, manage and distribute visitor numbers Embarking upon a quality over quantity approach to future development, the Ministry of Tourism and Sports has initiated a number of measures to better balance, manage, and distribute visitor numbers and preserve the quality of tourism Tue, 11 Dec 2018 17:10:10 +0700 CPF named outstanding employer for people with disabilities for 2 consecutive years The Ministry of Social Development and Human Security granted the Outstanding Disability Employer 2018 plaque to Charoen Pokphand Foods PLC (CP Foods) and 16 subsidiaries as an acknowledgement for its contributions to the disability community. The Thu, 06 Dec 2018 15:24:27 +0700 Hainan offshore duty-free policies upgraded: annual allowance up to RMB 30,000, two duty-free shops to be opened The policies on offshore duty free shopping for visitors to Hainan Island have been adjusted, according to a joint statement made by the Ministry of Finance, the General Administration of Customs and the State Administration of Taxation of the PRC. The Tue, 04 Dec 2018 15:45:21 +0700 Department of Consular Affairs joins hands with KBank to offer e-payment service for online visa application, starting in China first before expanding the service globally within three years Department of Consular Affairs, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of The Kingdom of Thailand, recently introduced the Thai e-Visa system, aimed at facilitating foreign nationals to make online visa application, starting from completing the visa application Mon, 03 Dec 2018 16:04:50 +0700 Photo Release: Department of Consular Affairs joins hands with KBank to offer e-payment service for online visa application Recently, at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Chaisiri Anaman (2nd from right), Advisor to the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Chatri Archjananun (left), Director-General of Department of Consular Affairs, and Mr. Predee Daochai (right), KBank Mon, 03 Dec 2018 15:52:04 +0700 กสทช. ร่วมกับ MIC ประเทศญี่ปุ่น จัดเสวนาพัฒนาการประยุกต์ใช้นวัตกรรมเทคโนโลยี 5G สำนักงานคณะกรรมการกิจการกระจายเสียง กิจการโทรทัศน์ และกิจการโทรคมนาคมแห่งชาติ (สำนักงาน กสทช.) ร่วมกับ Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications (MIC) แห่งประเทศญี่ปุ่น จัดการ ประชุมเชิงปฏิบัติการเรื่อง Future of ICT Application and Broadcasting Fri, 30 Nov 2018 17:03:13 +0700 ไทย-ไต้หวันร่วมมือจัดสัมมนาอุตสาหกรรมเมืองอัจฉริยะ ชูไทยแลนด์ 4.0 สภาส่งเสริมการค้าและการส่งออกไต้หวัน (Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA)) ร่วมกับ กรมการค้าต่างประเทศ กระทรวงเศรษฐกิจไต้หวัน (the Ministry of Economic Affairs) และสภาอุตสาหกรรมแห่งประเทศไทย จัดงานสัมมนาระดับนานาชาติ ไทย-ไต้หวัน Fri, 30 Nov 2018 16:49:47 +0700 Photo Release: EXIM Thailand Officially Opens Vientiane Representative Office in Support of Government Policy to Promote CLMVT Trade and Investment Connectivity Mr. Apisak Tantivorawong, Minister of Finance, presided over the Export-Import Bank of Thailand Vientiane Representative Office opening ceremony which was witnessed by Mrs. Thippakone Chanthavongsa, Deputy Minister of Finance, Ministry of Finance, Lao Fri, 30 Nov 2018 13:36:01 +0700 VFS Global Wins Global Visa Contract for The Netherlands The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of the Netherlands has awarded VFS Global the global tender to provide visa services in eight out of nine regions worldwide. Under this new mandate, VFS Global will significantly extend its operations on Wed, 28 Nov 2018 10:21:24 +0700 สภาส่งเสริมการค้าและการส่งออกไต้หวัน จัดงานสัมมนาระดับนานาชาติ พร้อมโชว์สาธิต 28 นวัตกรรมล่าสุด สร้างเมืองอัจฉริยะ สภาส่งเสริมการค้าและการส่งออกไต้หวัน (Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA)) ร่วมกับ กรมการค้าต่างประเทศ กระทรวงเศรษฐกิจไต้หวัน (the Ministry of Economic Affairs) เชิญสื่อมวลชนชมนวัตกรรมแห่งอนาคต 28 เทคโนโลยีเด่น เพื่อสร้างเมืองอัจฉริยะ จาก Tue, 27 Nov 2018 15:33:31 +0700 The 2018 China Marine Economy Expo Opens in Zhanjiang, Guangdong On November 22, the sixth China Marine Economy Expo (CMEE), jointly held by the government of Guangdong and China#s Ministry of Natural Resources (MNR), kicked off in Zhanjiang, a coastal city of Guangdong, China. Guangdong#s provincial governor Ma Fri, 23 Nov 2018 16:38:14 +0700 Atos supports Indian government in its National Supercomputing Mission Atos, a global leader in digital transformation, today announces a major 3-year contract with the C-DAC (Centre for Development of Advanced Computing), an organization within the MeitY (Ministry of Electronics Information Technology, India) to Fri, 23 Nov 2018 14:00:00 +0700 Welcome RoboCup 2021 to Thailand The Worlds top robotic competition heads for Thailand in 2021. Thailand has successfully won the right to host RoboCup 2021 Bangkok in June 2021, an event that will strengthen the country#s status as a leading robotics and automation leader in the ASEAN region. Backing the event is Thailand#s Ministry of Science and Thu, 22 Nov 2018 15:32:10 +0700 ชวนร่วมงานใหญ่แห่งปี ไทย-ไต้หวัน สัมมนาสุดยอดเทคโนโลยีเมืองอัจฉริยะ สภาส่งเสริมการค้าและการส่งออกไต้หวัน (Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA)) ร่วมกับ กรมการค้าต่างประเทศ กระทรวงเศรษฐกิจไต้หวัน (the Ministry of Economic Affairs) ขอเชิญชวนผู้ประกอบการไทยเข้าร่วมงานสัมมนาระดับนานาชาติและเจรจาธุรกิจ Thu, 22 Nov 2018 11:17:40 +0700 PHILIP MORRIS SAYS SMOKE-FREE PRODUCTS CAN BE MORE BENEFICIAL TO PUBLIC HEALTH Philip Morris (Thailand) Limited (PMTL) says it does not intend to oppose the Ministry of Public Health#s plan to require cigarettes to be sold in plain packaging and is instead focused on efforts to secure appropriate regulation for scientifically Wed, 21 Nov 2018 12:55:21 +0700 Ministry of Industry honors Gyproc with Green Mining Award 2018 Thai Gypsum Products Public Company Limited#s industry-leading Bang Pa-In manufacturing facility was recently honored by Thailand#s Ministy of Industry for its innovative ways of helping to tackle the environmental issues challenging our world today. In Fri, 16 Nov 2018 14:42:29 +0700 Ministry of Labour and GIZ Cooperate on Developing Skill Standards for Handling Natural Refrigerants in Thailand The Department of Skill Development (DSD) of the Ministry of Labour and Deutsche Gesellschaft fuer Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to cooperate on skills development for technicians in the Fri, 16 Nov 2018 11:31:46 +0700 C.P. Cambodia received three outstanding awards for integrated business Phnom Penh Ministry of Agriculture Forestry and Fisheries of Cambodia granted three outstanding awards to C.P. Cambodia Co.,Ltd., as successful integrated agro-industrial business that encourages the Kingdom#s development in feed, farm and food Mon, 12 Nov 2018 11:17:14 +0700 Digital Ventures to revolutionize academic document verification with B.VER, Thailands first centralized Blockchain platform to verify transcript online, rolled out in leading universities and corporates Digital Ventures Co., Ltd, is taking a step forward with an innovation that will boost Thailand#s economy, financial sector, and society at large, with the Ministry of Digital Economy and Society (MDES) together with leading higher educational Wed, 07 Nov 2018 12:59:49 +0700