Well-known Products of Chanthaburi

As Chanthaburi is the hub of Thailand's gem industry, gems are one of the province’s renowned economic products, including gemstones elaborately cut by experienced artisans.

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Wild Mexican Sunflower Blooming Season

Date: 1 November - 5 December 2010, Venue: Doi Mae U-kor, Mae Hong Son Province

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The Kaem Ling Project to Help Ease Flood Crisis

In recent decades, several flood storage areas have been created in Bangkok and elsewhere in Thailand under the royally initiated Kaem Ling Project.

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The 14th International Anti-Corruption Conference in Bangkok

Thailand will host the 14th International Anti-Corruption Conference, or IACC 2010, at the Queen Sirikit National Convention Center in Bangkok on 10-13 November 2010. The four-day conference focuses on the theme “Restoring Trust: Global Action for Transparency.”

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Second ASEAN Media Forum to Be Held In Bangkok

The Asian Media International and Communication Center (AMIC) in collaboration with Friedrich Ebert Stiftung (FES), the ASEAN Secretariat (Jakarta), and TV ASEAN (Thailand), will organize the 2nd ASEAN Media Forum on 9-10 November 2010 at Hotel Windsor Suites on Sukhumvit Road, Soi 20, in Bangkok.

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Chanthaburi, a Major Center for Gem Dealing

Located just 250 kilometers southeast of Bangkok, Chanthaburi is the main trading center for all types of gemstones.

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Colorful Events in November

The most colorful event is Loy Krathong, which is held on the full moon night of the 12th lunar month and usually falls in November. This year the event takes place on November 21. People go to rivers and canals to float krathongs – small floats made of banana stalks and banana leaves – to thank the rivers for their bounty and support throughout the year, and as a means of making merit and gaining good luck. Besides this festival, which is celebrated nationwide, there are more interesting activities for you to enjoy. Take your choice!

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Top Products of Trat

For those who enjoy shopping, Trat is best-known as a province for gem-seekers. Outlets selling semi-precious stones are abundant in the city of Trat. A red stone known as the “Siamese ruby” was once the province’s most famous gem, but these days they are considerably less common and likely to command a high price if you do find them.

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The 8th World Film Festival of Bangkok

The 8th World Film Festival of Bangkok introduces around 150 movies from around the world. French post-new-wave director Jacques Doillon and Turkish director Nuri Bilge Ceylan will attend the festival. The Thai indie film “Eternity” (Tee Rak) will be the opener.

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Hobby Hut Puppet Troupe Performs in Chiang Mai

The Hobby Hut Puppet Troupe will celebrate their recent success at the 2nd International Marionette Festival in Hanoi, Vietnam with a performance of ‘Suwanna Hoi Sang’ at Ratchamankha Hotel in Chiang Mai on 6 and 13 November 2010.



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