Published: Jul 31, 2020
The government is offering English for tourism e-learning courses to encourage students, tourism industry personnel, and the general public to develop their English skills. The move by the Department of Tourism follows an Asean agreement on standards for tourism workers.
Published: Nov 13, 2019
Plans to improve Thais’ English proficiency by introducing a bilingual curriculum at all grade levels must overcome snags over school qualifications, the secretary-general of Office of the Basic Education Commission (OBEC) said on Wednesday (November 13).
Published: Nov 08, 2019
Education Minister Nataphol Teepsuwan said on Friday (November 8) that a bilingual curriculum – in Thai and English – would be in place from kindergarten up at more than 2,000 district schools starting in academic year 2020.
Published: Aug 21, 2019
The Japanese Chamber of Commerce in Bangkok wants the Industry Ministry to tackle the issue of an inadequate number of workers for factories and the lack of workers’ communication skills in English, Industry Minister Suriya Juangroongruangkit said on Tuesday.
Published: Apr 10, 2019
Thanachote Pimelapthanabrun, 14, started learning English by himself before he started school. He has since won many English speech competitions including Triam Udom Suksa School's the TU Open House 2019 in January , beating contestants older than him.
Published: Jan 04, 2019
A 46-year-old English language teacher, who was allegedly operating an organic marijuana farm and selling it online, was arrested on Friday after a raid on a four-storey building on Din Daeng Road in Bangkok's Phayathai district.