Manufacturing Revival Program in METALEX 2011 to Assist Flood-Hit Manufacturers

The Ministry of Industry will launch a program to give a helping hand to manufacturers whose businesses were affected by the recent flooding, one of the worst natural disasters in Thailand.

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World’s Exotic Lotuses to Be Displayed at Chiang Mai Horticulture Expo

Lovers of the plant kingdom, members of the travel trade, consumers, agro-scientists, conservationists, and all those keen to help tackle global warming, climate change, and similar looming challenges of the 21st century, will find that the place to be is at Thailand’s greatest garden show, the International Horticultural Exposition Royal Flora Ratchaphruek 2011.

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Pictorial Book Marking Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn’s Three-Decade Bond with China

The Bangkok Bureau of China’s Xinhua News Agency has made a debut for a book entitled Everlasting Bond: A Dedication to the 30th Anniversary of Princess Sirindhorn’s First Visit to China.

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Of His Majesty and the Ideal of Kingly Virtues

A valuable book from the Sukhothai period is Traiphum Phra Ruang, or Traiphumkatha, believed to be the work of King Lithai, or Maha Dhammaraja Lithai, an elder brother of King Ramkhamhaeng. The book dealt with Buddhist cosmology, based on Hinduism.

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Historic Ayutthaya Welcomes Visitors With Warm Hearts

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) recently held the “Ayutthaya Cleaning Day” event as part of its “Beautiful Thailand” campaign to restore Thai tourism following the country’s recent flood. The event, which took place on 4 December 2011, also commemorated HM King Bhumibol Adulyadej’s 84th birthday.

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Phuket King's Cup Regatta--The Legendary Pinnacle of Sports Sailing

The Phuket King's Cup Regatta is now in its Quarter Centenary year, after first sailing in 1987 to celebrate His Majesty the King of Thailand's 60th birthday anniversary.

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Water Is Life

Much has been said of water, as the source of life and the essential compound that sustains and nurtures life on earth. But a short and simple expression articulated by His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej says it all --"Water is life," -- words that reflect His Majesty's deep understanding and appreciation of the substance in terms of the people's livelihood and the country's survival.

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Harmony With Nature: The Royal Wisdom of King Bhumibol

Much has been said of water, as the source of life and the essential compound that sustains and nurtures life on earth. But a short and simple expression articulated by His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej says it all --"Water is life," words that reflect His Majesty's deep understanding and appreciation of the substance in terms of the people's livelihood and the country's survival.

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Recovery of Thailand’s Flood-Hit Historical Sites with UNESCO’s Help

Thailand has received assistance from the United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), which approved a budget for support the restoration of cultural sites and it sent a team of experts from four countries to inspect flood-hit historical structures.

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Flooding Situation in Thailand: Latest Updates

Flood waters have receded in most areas of Thailand’s Central Region and cleanup operations have taken place. Methods of transportation used by tourists are all operating as per normal.



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