PTTEP helps make Khao Yai National Park more tourist friendly

PTT Exploration and Production Public Company Limited (PTTEP) is helping to make Khao Yai National Park more tourist friendly, beginning with its visitors’ centres to provide more facilities and conveniences for international tourists and to improve landscape and transportation to Pha Deaw Dai nature trail and other visitors’ sites in the park. PTTEP President and Chief Executive…

Chalerm braves total “Amnesty & Reconciliation” but analyst says Thailand not ready at this point

Chalerm Youbumroong, Thai PM Yingluck Shinawatra’s deputy, is forging ahead with an ambitious Amnesty & Reconciliation Plan that most neutral analyst said will go nowhere, given how deeply divide Thailand is. But Chalerm says if the current situation goes on, Thailand will be even more divided. “It will be difficult for Abhisit to visit the…

Thai Cambodia sets up special trade zone, ahead of World Court ruling

Only a few weeks ago Thailand and Cambodia exchanged harsh words at the World Court, fighting aggressively for a disputed very small track of land, mostly for “National Pride” sake. The World Court is expected to make a ruling towards the end of the year.  However, today, Thailand and Cambodia are on a path towards the setting up of…

Bahrain cement producer taps Thai technology firm to up-grade & set up new cement plant

Falcon Cement Company (FCC), the first Bahrain-based cement producer, has signed an advisory and engineering service agreement with LV Technology Public Company Limited (LVT), a Thailand-based company, to upgrade and set up a new backup cement mill. “FCC is the first and only fully integrated cement plant in Bahrain and therefore plays an important role…