Published: May 08, 2021
Customer protection police, together with Food and Drug Administration officers, raided several candy shops in Bangkok’s Yaowarat area selling eye jellies, a candy suspected of making children sick.
Published: Apr 15, 2020
The streets in Bangkok’s Yaowarat area were busy as usual on Wednesday (April 15) when people decided to go there not just to shop for food and cooking essentials, but also to sell off their gold ornaments now that the price of the precious metal has risen by Bt550 per baht weight.
Published: Nov 14, 2019
The government is amendable to a suggestion by the Thai Amusement and Leisure Parks Association to turn roads in Bangkok’s Yaowarat district into walking streets each Sunday, barring vehicle access to open the area to pedestrians and attracting more visitors.
Published: Nov 01, 2019
The Mall Group announced this week that it is opening a new standalone supermarket called Gourmet Thai in the I’m Chinatown shopping project at Yaowarat. The store, which is costing Bt10 million, is based on the Group’s successful Gourmet Market chain.