Property firms cash in on EEC

PROPERTY FIRMS have shown strong confidence in the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) with the launch of new residential projects worth over Bt200 billion in Chon Buri, Rayong and Chachoengsao provinces since last year.

Tourism Authority issues advisory for royal funeral

The Royal Household this week announced that the Grand Palace and Temple of the Emerald Buddha will be closed from October 1 to 29 as preparations are made for the funeral of His Majesty the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej.

Property prices double in EEC rush

LAND PRICES in the three provinces covered by the proposed Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) have doubled over the past five years, fuelled by strong demand across the board for sites for industrial, commercial and residential projects, experts say.