Koh Samui Property News Provided By Horizon Homes Real Estate Co

All About Koh Samui Shopping

At almost every corner of this Thai island, you can find a lot of shopping bargains and stores. This beautiful paradise is filled with a great number of shops including those in Chaweng, Lamai, Nathon, and Maenam. Wherever your location is, you need to be watchful as

Thailand Govt Says Reform a Top Priority

The government is putting the final touches on a Thailand Reform scheme which Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva hopes to announce as a New Year’s gift to the people.
PM’s Office Minister Sathit Wongnongtoey said yesterday the government hoped people would benefit from the scheme through improvements in quality of life, equality

Thailand Hosts Asia-Middle East Dialogue

BANGKOK, Dec 15 – The 3rd Asia and Middle East Dialogue (AMED III) is now taking place in Bangkok under the theme “Strengthening Cooperation towards Common Prosperity” Dec 15 and 16 at the Queen Sirikit National Convention Center.
Thai Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva presided over the opening ceremony on Thursday morning.

Thailand Celebrates King’s Birthday in Grandeur

BANGKOK, Dec. 5 — Thai Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva on Sunday evening led people across the country in lighting candles to celebrate King Bhumibol Adulyadej’s birthday.
Hundreds of illuminating boats decorated with elaborate light bulbs lit the main Chao Phraya River in Bangkok into colorful light in an extravagant show of

Luxury View Good on Phuket and Koh Samui

The Phuket and Koh Samui high-end property markets will enjoy continuous foreign investment in the coming years, says Warnes Associates Co, a local structural engineering design consultancy.
Vanich Nopnirapath, the company’s director and a partner, said that even though the residential supply on both holiday islands was now abundant, foreign demand

Bank of Thailand May Impose More Controls

Thailand is prepared to impose additional measures to stem speculation should the baht appreciate more quickly than the currencies of its Asian trading partners, central bank Governor Prasarn Trairatvorakul said.
“The best way for us is to have a variety of policy tools, and then be able to use the mixture

Starwood Expanding Presence in Thailand

HOTEL owner and operator Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc is expanding rapidly in Thailand, despite the political uncertainties there.
Starwood – which operates the Sheraton, Westin, W and Le Meridien chain – expects to have 7,221 rooms by the end of 2012.
It now has 11 hotels with a total room

Chinese Groups to Promote Bilateral Ties

BANGKOK, Nov. 11 (Xinhua) — Visiting top Chinese legislator Wu Bangguo on Thursday called on Chinese Thais and Chinese in Thailand to contribute more to bilateral friendly relations between China and Thailand at a welcome banquet held by Chinese groups here.
Wu, on behalf of the Chinese government and people, extended

TAT Promote Thailand as Medical Tourism Destination

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) will launch its “E-Marketing Campaign for Medical Tourism in Thailand” and website www.thailandmedtourism.com.
The marketing campaigns that will run through April 2011 hope to enhance Thailand’s reputation as the “global centre of excellence for medical tourism.”
The website collects and provides information on medical tourism providers