THAILAND

Thailand Remained Top Destination for Outbound Chinese Tourists in First Half

Thailand Remained Top Destination for Outbound Chinese Tourists in First Half

Thailand remained the most popular destination among Chinese jetsetters in the first half, after they travelled to more than 130 foreign countries, with younger tourists making up the bulk of the lot.

Sep 11, 2018
Tang Shihua
Thailand Will Not Lower Chinese Tourists' Visa Fees After Boat Accident

Thailand Will Not Lower Chinese Tourists' Visa Fees After Boat Accident

Thailand Will Not Lower Chinese Tourists' Visa Fees After Boat Accident. Thailand has denied local media reports regarding a cut…

Aug 21, 2018
Chen Juan & Liu Jing
Thailand Will Not Lower Chinese Tourists' Visa Fees After Boat Accident

Thailand Will Not Lower Chinese Tourists' Visa Fees After Boat Accident

Thailand has denied local media reports regarding a cut in visa costs for Chinese tourists after last month's shocking boat…

Aug 21, 2018
Chen Juan & Liu Jing
Chinese Appliance Parts Maker Buys Thai Counterpart to Expand Global Market Share

Chinese Appliance Parts Maker Buys Thai Counterpart to Expand Global Market Share

Idear-Hanyu Electrical Joint Stock, which sells drain pumps for household appliances, plans to acquire a Thai component maker as it looks to expand on its vast global market share.

Aug 17, 2018
Tang Shihua
BYD Lands Biggest Thai Contract the Same Day It Delivers on Previous Record Deal

BYD Lands Biggest Thai Contract the Same Day It Delivers on Previous Record Deal

Chinese electric carmaker BYD Auto has landed its biggest ever deal in Thailand after agreeing to sell 1,000 units to…

Aug 17, 2018
Liu Jing & Liao Shumin
Chinese Tourist Numbers Fall in Phuket After Boat Accident

Chinese Tourist Numbers Fall in Phuket After Boat Accident

The number of Chinese tourists visiting the popular Thailand beach holiday destination of Phuket has fallen in the aftermath of a boat accident earlier this month, which resulted in 46 casualties.

Jul 13, 2018
Xu Wei
China Will Eliminate Substandard Tour Products

China Will Eliminate Substandard Tour Products

In response to the shipwreck tragedy in Phuket Island, Thailand on July 5, the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of…

Jul 9, 2018
Xu Wei
Thailand's Economy Is Sound, Its Trade With China Growing, Report Says

Thailand's Economy Is Sound, Its Trade With China Growing, Report Says

The Thai-Chinese Chamber of Commerce (Thai CC) and the Faculty of Economics of Thailand’s Chulalongkorn University have jointly released their…

Jun 28, 2018
Xu Wei
 China to Impose Anti-Dumping 'Security Deposits' on a Cosmetics Chemical

China to Impose Anti-Dumping 'Security Deposits' on a Cosmetics Chemical

China is planning to impose anti-dumping measures on ethanolamine, a chemical used in various cosmetics and personal care products, while…

Jun 19, 2018
Xu Wei
China, Thailand Probe Crook Tour Guides Who Forced Chinese Tourists to Shop

China, Thailand Probe Crook Tour Guides Who Forced Chinese Tourists to Shop

News that 10 Chinese tourists in Thailand fell in with illegal tour guides who terrorized them and coerced them into…

May 15, 2018
Liao Shumin
Wheelmaker Jinfei Kaida Aims to Tap Southeast Asian Market With Thai Acquisition

Wheelmaker Jinfei Kaida Aims to Tap Southeast Asian Market With Thai Acquisition

Chinese car wheel manufacturer Zhejiang Jinfei Kaida Wheel Co. and its two wholly-owned units will buy all shares in Thailand-based…

May 14, 2018
Tang Shihua