Tag: Bangkok

Bangkokians need to slow down a little

Bangkokians need to slow down a little
June 28th, 2013 in Featured, Real Estate

Summer has passed, but there will be future summers. Record-high energy demand has been Thailand’s …[More]

Bangkok at risk from natural disasters: World Bank

Bangkok at risk from natural disasters: World Bank
June 4th, 2013 in Economy, Featured

The World Bank yesterday warned that Bangkok faced a high risk of natural disaster, especially massive …[More]

Bangkok pips London in destination rankings

Bangkok pips London in destination rankings
May 28th, 2013 in Featured, Tourism

Bangkok has narrowly beaten London as the world’s top tourism destination in terms of visitor arrivals …[More]

New city plan to boost green construction

New city plan to boost green construction
May 3rd, 2013 in Featured, Real Estate

The construction of “green” buildings will be boosted by the new Bangkok city plan, with its design …[More]

European chemical group IMCD starts up first office in Bangkok

European chemical group IMCD starts up first office in Bangkok
May 1st, 2013 in Production

IMCD Group, a leading European speciality chemicals and food-ingredients distributor, is opening …[More]

Starwood to host Indochina Expo

Starwood to host Indochina Expo
April 15th, 2013 in Featured, Tourism

Starwood Hotels & Resorts will hold its third regional Expo for Indochina in Bangkok this month, showcasing …[More]

Sala kicks off major expansion plan

Sala kicks off major expansion plan
April 4th, 2013 in Tourism

Thailand’s Sala Resorts & Spas has commenced a major expansion that will see it double its portfolio of luxury …[More]

Speculative demand boosts rush to build condos

Speculative demand boosts rush to build condos
March 29th, 2013 in Featured, Real Estate

Demand for condominiums from Thong Lor to Sukhumvit Soi 107 is showing signs of higher speculative …[More]

KidZania to launch in Bangkok

KidZania to launch in Bangkok
March 26th, 2013 in Featured, Retail / Services

Children’s theme park KidZania has continued its Asian expansion with the launch of a new outlet in Bangkok. …[More]

Bangkok is one of the most innovative cities

Bangkok is one of the most innovative cities
March 20th, 2013 in General Interest

A recently-released ranking of the most innovative cities in Asia-Pacific puts Singapore on the top of the list for …[More]

Office tenants need to plan ahead amid robust demand

Office tenants need to plan ahead amid robust demand
March 15th, 2013 in Real Estate

Long gone are the days where office tenants have an infinite choice of buildings and space. The office market in …[More]

Real Asset annnounces three city projects worth B1.6bn

Real Asset annnounces three city projects worth B1.6bn
March 7th, 2013 in Featured, Real Estate

Real Asset Development Co Ltd, the property firm owned by the Juangroongruangkit family, plans to …[More]

Asian Property’s upscale condo with a difference on Sukhumvit

Asian Property’s upscale condo with a difference on Sukhumvit
February 20th, 2013 in Featured, Real Estate

Asian Property Development hopes to cash in on the limited availability of upscale condominiums …[More]

TCT urges next governor to strengthen Bangkok’s tourism

TCT urges next governor to strengthen Bangkok’s tourism
February 19th, 2013 in Tourism

The Tourism Council of Thailand, which comprises 77 member associations across the country …[More]

Property firms defer land purchase plans

Property firms defer land purchase plans
January 11th, 2013 in Real Estate

Property firms are delaying purchasing land for developing residential projects in Bangkok …[More]

World Hindu Forum to hold second meeting in Bangkok in August

World Hindu Forum to hold second meeting in Bangkok in August
January 10th, 2013 in Economy, Featured

The World Hindu Economic Forum will convene its second global meeting in Bangkok …[More]

Emirates brings weekly departures from Thailand to 56 flights

Emirates brings weekly departures from Thailand to 56 flights
January 8th, 2013 in Featured, Retail / Services

Emirates introduced the fifth daily, non-stop service between Dubai and Bangkok, weeks after it …[More]

Bangkok Airways to launch Krabi, Mandalay services

Bangkok Airways to launch Krabi, Mandalay services
January 8th, 2013 in Retail / Services

Bangkok Airways has firmed up a plan to launch two new routes and increase flight frequencies …[More]

Demand grows for city property in all sectors

Demand grows for city property in all sectors
January 7th, 2013 in Real Estate

Bangkok’s property market ended 2012 on a positive note, with strong demand propping up rental  …[More]

Cambodia Angkor Air kicks off Asian expansion

Cambodia Angkor Air kicks off Asian expansion
January 4th, 2013 in Retail / Services

Cambodia’s national carrier has launched a new phase of expansion that will see it add …[More]

Bangkok ‘best city for nightlife’

Bangkok ‘best city for nightlife’
January 1st, 2013 in Featured, Tourism

Bangkok has topped the list of the ten best cities for excellent nightlife adventures for travellers …[More]

Bangkok as travellers’ top Asian city: Conde Nast

Bangkok as travellers’ top Asian city: Conde Nast
December 31st, 2012 in Tourism

Bangkok becomes travellers’ first choice among Asian cities in a survey by Conde Nast Magazine …[More]

Starwood opens Bangkok’s first W Hotel

Starwood opens Bangkok’s first W Hotel
December 21st, 2012 in Featured, Tourism

Starwood Hotels & Resorts has announced the opening of W Bangkok, marking the brand’s …[More]

Bangkok ranks sixth in poll on investment destinations

Bangkok ranks sixth in poll on investment destinations
December 19th, 2012 in Featured, Real Estate

Bangkok has emerged from the shadows to rank sixth among second-tier Asia-Pacific cities that …[More]

VietJet Air to enter Bangkok in February

VietJet Air to enter Bangkok in February
December 18th, 2012 in Featured, Retail / Services

VietJet Air, Vietnam’s low-cost carrier (LCC), will start descending to Bangkok in early 2013 to break …[More]

Two more Ikeas for Bangkok

Two more Ikeas for Bangkok
December 17th, 2012 in Featured, Retail / Services

Ikea, the Swedish home furnishing store chain, will open two more stores in Greater Bangkok by …[More]

Bangkok Airways intensifies race on Vientiane route

Bangkok Airways intensifies race on Vientiane route
December 10th, 2012 in Retail / Services

The Bangkok-Vientiane air route is witnessing a growing contest as Bangkok Airways started operating …[More]

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