December 29, 2009

Thailand Mega Show 2010

Thailand Mega Show, purported to be Thailand's biggest public consumer fair, is taking place on January 9-17, 2010 (11 am - 9 pm) at the Impact Muang Thong Thani, Hall 1-8. The following products and services will be featured by over 1,000 exhibitors in over 2,600 booths:
- Furniture
- Home Decor
- Gardening
- Fashion & Jewelry
- Wedding
- Health, Beauty & Spa
- Travel & Leisure
- Mom, Baby, Kids & Toys
- Books
- SMEs
- Food
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December 24, 2009

Bangkok Electronica 2010 at The Mall

Bangkok Electronica 2010 event is taking place during December 22, 2009 - January 5, 2010 at the MCC hall (4th floor) of The Mall Bangkapi and The Mall Bangkhae. The fair has a focus concept "3rd Generation" - electronics with latest technologies in 3D, 3G and DLNA. There are exclusive discounts/cashbacks of up to 20% in audio devices, consumer electronics and latest IT gadgets. The 'over a 100 brands' (sic) include Sony, Fuji, LG, Acer, and more. Featured products include LCD TVs, Digital cameras, Laptops, Digital Readers, Mobile phones.

There is also a 'Gift Fest' running at the same time (from December 22, 2009 - January 5, 2010) at the Power Mall department of ALL branches of The Mall, and also Emporium and Siam Paragon. There are numerous discounts, promotions for various credit cards, and also options for 0% installment purchases on some cards. As it is in Power Mall, all consumer electronics and latest IT gadgetry are in focus.

December 21, 2009

Ratchaprasong Winter Sale

From December 1st 2009 to January 31st 2010, five major shopping centers in the Ratchaprasong District: Gaysorn, Amarin Plaza, Erawan Bangkok, CentralWorld and President Tower Arcade are having discounts of upto 70 percent off across more than 900 shops (including local fashions, luxury brands, handicrafts and home decor).
Shoppers are also eligible for double bonus:
1st bonus – By collecting receipts (within the same day) from participant shops, shoppers can redeem premiums worth up to 5,000 baht from participating credit card providers including Bangkok Bank, KBank, Krungsri GE and HSBC.
2nd bonus – Any top spender from each participating credit card providers have a chance to win a special gift.
For more info, visit:

December 10, 2009

Gift Ideas at B2S

"B2S Feel Gift Feel Good" is the bookshop chain's new year promotion running until January 6th, 2010, with over 500 gift items including books, stationery, music CDs and more - there's sure to be something for everyone. Featured are many discounted items, Buy1-get1 offers and also special freebies with some purchases. They also have a free gift-wrapping service. To view the online brochure, go to Here are some interesting items:

Cute pencil sharpeners in the shapes of a train, a carrousel and even a fruit cart for 320 baht each:

Who would've thought that you get spy gadgets at a bookshop? Yes, B2S has just introduced these new products - Digital Video Recorder Sunglasses for 4,490 baht and Digital Video Recorder Pen for 2,290 baht. It may be good news for spies and wannabe spies, but for the rest of us, it is a nightmare - now you never know who is watching and recording your every move.. in secret!

And for Twilight fanatics, there seems to be a whole array of books out there on the popular actors in the series, such as these:

December 8, 2009

Bonjour French Fair 2009

"Bonjour French Fair 2009, Bonjour Languedoc-Roussillon" is taking place from December 10 to 13 at Queen Sirikit National Convention Center (Grand Ballroom) - 10am-8pm. The fair is organized to promote French products and services in the Thai market. It is a unique event gathering French exporters and Thai distributors/importers of French goodies including champagnes, wines, food, clothing, cosmetics, leather goods, kitchen ware, as well as services such as tourism, hotels, airlines, tour agencies, education, etc. This year will be the 7th edition of Bonjour French Fair, with a highlight on "Languedoc-Roussillon" which is a world-renowned wine-producing region of France.

December 3, 2009

DKSH Fair - upto 70% off!

The DKSH Fair is taking place on December 18-20 for 3 days (Fri- 11am-8pm, Sat/Sun- 10am-8pm) at the Queen Sirikit NCC, Plenary Hall. The event is to mark the name change and rebranding of the company Diethelm to DKSH. There will be over 100 popular brands of consumer products on discounts of upto 70 percent off. On sale will be a wide variety of stuffs in all product categories - food, beverage, health foods, snacks, clothes, cosmetics, eyewear, pens, leather, watches, footwear, toys, sports goods, new year baskets, etc. As shown on the right, brands featured range from Oreo, ChipsAhoy, Kraft, Twinings to Nivea, Prada (eyewear), RayBan, Adidas, Levis, Braun, Lego, and so on. For more info: