Entrepreneurship

Number of 7-Eleven stores tops 10,000 in Thailand

Number of 7-Eleven stores tops 10,000 in Thailand

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BANGKOK: The number of 7-Eleven convenience stores in Thailand has topped 10,000, achieving the milestone at a faster pace than in Japan, their local operator says. CP All Public Co, under Thai conglomerate Charoen Pokphand Group Co, says the number of 7-Eleven stores totalled 10,007 by the end of June. […]

Amari Phuket wins Andaman Hotelier awards

Amari Phuket wins Andaman Hotelier awards

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PHUKET: Amari Phuket is proud to announce its winning of three awards from the Andaman Hotelier and Tourism Fair 2017, the biggest event for the hotel industry in Phuket. Representatives from the kitchen and housekeeping departments participated in the competitions, reported the resort in a release issued this week. Hot […]

Kata Rocks’ view tops World Luxury Awards

Kata Rocks’ view tops World Luxury Awards

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Phuket: The Kata Rocks Oceanfront Restaurant has won best “Luxury Scenic Setting in Asia” at this year’s World Luxury Restaurant Awards 2017. Meanwhile, Kata Rocks’ Infinite Luxury Spa also received the prestigious honour of “Luxury Boutique Spa: Global Winner” at the World Luxury Spa Awards 2017. The latest awards boost […]

Phuket Marriott ramps up ‘dream weddings’ presence

Phuket Marriott ramps up ‘dream weddings’ presence

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PHUKET: Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa at Nai Yang Beach has ramped up its presence in the weddings sector with a campaign to attract couples to hold their “dream weddings” at the resort. Since opening in 2016, Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa, Nai Yang Beach has developed a strong standing […]

Phuket shines in new property awards

Phuket shines in new property awards

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PHUKET: Phuket developers and residential projects shone brightly at the inaugural Dot Property Thailand Awards 2017 last week, winning Best Developer and scoring multiple awards for a slew of other projects. Organised by online property portal Thailand Property and the Dot Property Group, the awards honoured the best projects, developers […]

Tesco CEO to headline Phuket Business Dinner seminar

Tesco CEO to headline Phuket Business Dinner seminar

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PHUKET: John Christie, who heads Tesco Lotus operations throughout Thailand, will be the guest speaker at a special Business Dinner event in Phuket next month. The event, organised in collaboration with the Netherlands-Thai Chamber of Commerce (NTCC) and the Australian-Thai Chamber of Commerce (AustCham), is part of the British Chamber […]

Angsana Laguna Phuket announces appointment of Executive Chef Jens Heier

Angsana Laguna Phuket announces appointment of Executive Chef Jens Heier

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Angsana Laguna Phuket recently announced the arrival of Executive Chef Jens Heier to the beachfront resort. With over 30 years experience in the hospitality and dining industry, Chef Jens brings his global knowledge and culinary expertise to all four restaurants in the Angsana resort complex Chef Jens was born in […]

Phuket venues awash in Wine Spectator awards

Phuket venues awash in Wine Spectator awards

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PHUKET: Dining venues throughout Phuket have gained ground in the world recognition in the vintner industry with a host of venues across the island receiving recognition from Wine Spectator, one world’s most prestigious wine magazines. Each year thousands of restaurants from around the world apply to receive an award in […]

JW Marriott’s Andaman Grill named one of Thailand Tatler’s Best Restaurants of 2017

JW Marriott’s Andaman Grill named one of Thailand Tatler’s Best Restaurants of 2017

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Award winning Phuket beach resort, JW Marriott Phuket Resort & Spa has added to its global reputation with its famous seaside steak and seafood restaurant. Andaman Grill recently received an award in the prestigious Thailand Tatler’s Best Restaurants list for 2017, the respected guide to the best of fine dining […]

Chevrolet reconfirms new Phuket dealer by year’s end

Chevrolet reconfirms new Phuket dealer by year’s end

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PHUKET: Chevrolet has reconfirmed that a new dealer will open in Phuket before the end of this year. The news comes after a staffer told The Phuket News the same news earlier this week, but asked not to be named. (See story here.) Piyanuch Chaturaphat, Sales and Network Director of Chevrolet Sales (Thailand) […]