Thailand Travel News: Mantra Samui Resort Unveils New Look

Thailand Travel News: Mantra Samui Resort Unveils New Look






Thailand Travel News: Mantra Samui Resort Unveils New Look New rooms,​ ​new ​spa,​​​ ​new ​pool area, and an elevated arrival experience anchor renovations Mantra Samui Resort is pulling up the curtains on a new tropical retreat in early 2017 after extensive renovations to its lobby, spa, pool, rooms and its green profile. The bold changes […]






The Ferrari Owners’ Club of Singapore Motors to Thailand

The Ferrari Owners’ Club of Singapore Motors to Thailand






The Ferrari Owners’ Club of Singapore Motors to Thailand $RACE Racking up over 3,000 km on the odometer while in a Supercar sounds like a terrific road trip, better yet if one is in pleasurable company of like-minded Ferrari lovers. That is exactly what more than 20 drivers from the Ferrari Owners Club Singapore (FOCS) […]






Thai Fighting Fish with National Flag Colors Sold for More than $1.5-K

Thai Fighting Fish with National Flag Colors Sold for More than $1.5-K






Thai Fighting Fish with National Flag Colors Sold for More than $1.5-K A Siamese fighting fish with the colors of Thailand’s national flag has been bought for 53,500 baht ($1,530) at an online auction, possibly making it the most expensive Betta fish ever sold. Pictures of the fish, with its Blue, Red and White horizontal […]






Bangkok, The World’s #1 Travel Destination for 2016

Bangkok, The World’s #1 Travel Destination for 2016






Bangkok, The World’s #1 Travel Destination for 2016 Bangkok has edged out London as the world’s most visited city, according to the 2016 MasterCard Global Destination Cities Index released on Thursday. The Thai capital is projected to welcome 21.47-M international visitors in 2016, just ahead of 2nd-ranked London with a forecast of 19.88-M overnight visitors, […]






Singapore Confirmed 41 Cases of ‘Homegrown’ Zika Virus

Singapore Confirmed 41 Cases of ‘Homegrown’ Zika Virus






Singapore Confirmed 41 Cases of ‘Homegrown’ Zika Virus Singapore has confirmed 41 cases of locally-transmitted Zika virus, mostly among foreign construction workers, and said it expected more cases to be identified. All but 7 of those infected have fully recovered, the health ministry and the National Environment Agency (NEA) said in a joint statement Sunday. […]






Thai Baht (THB) ⇨ US Dollar ($)(THBUSD) Trading Outlook

Thai Baht (THB) ⇨ US Dollar ($)(THBUSD) Trading Outlook






Thai Baht (THB) ⇨ US Dollar ($)(THBUSD) Trading Outlook HEFFX Notes Thai Baht Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 35.13. The projected upper bound is: 34.84. The projected lower bound is: 34.32. The projected closing […]






Terror in Thailand

Terror in Thailand






The attacks occurred south of Bangkok and several of the blasts including one on Patong beach in the tourist town of Phuket and three in the seaside resort city of Hua Hin appeared designed to strike the tourism industry. Police said firebombs also triggered blazes at markets and shops in six places, including Phuket, Trang, […]






Thailand’s Voters Approved a Military Junta-backed Constitution

Thailand’s Voters Approved a Military Junta-backed Constitution






Thailand’s Voters Approved a Military Junta-backed Constitution Thai voters approved a military junta-backed constitution in a referendum Sunday, the outcome that paves the way for an election next year but will require future elected governments to rule on the military’s terms. Voters handed the junta led by Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha a convincing win in […]






HEFFX Thai Baht Trading Outlook

HEFFX Thai Baht Trading Outlook






FOREX THB= closed up 0.010 at 35.020. Volume was 96% below average (consolidating) and Bollinger Bands were 42% narrower than normal. Open High Low Close Volume___ 35.020 35.050 34.990 35.020 225 Technical Outlook Short Term: Neutral Intermediate Term: Bullish Long Term: Bearish Moving Averages: 10-period 50-period 200-period Close: 35.01 35.28 35.51 Volatility: 4 4 5 […]






Japanese Economy Hard to Grow with Declining Workforce

Japanese Economy Hard to Grow with Declining Workforce






Japanese Economy Hard to Grow with Declining Workforce The fundamental problem of the Japanese economy is its declining workforce, an Australia international economist said recently in an  interview. Joseph Capurso, Commonwealth Bank of Australia international economist, said: “It’s very hard to grow your economy when your workforce is falling.” The May Markit/Nikkei manufacturing PMI declined […]






Is Thailand a US Colony? No, Glyn T Davies, It Is NOT

Is Thailand a US Colony? No, Glyn T Davies, It Is NOT






Is Thailand a US Colony? No, Glyn T Davies, It Is NOT Glyn T Davies the current Ambassador to Thailand has made a number of remarks aimed directly at the Thai Government, remarks that were out of place an ill-informed. Angry reactions came after the US Ambassador’s statement in which Mr Davies expressed concern over […]