Communications in Thailand
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Communications in Thailand
Airmail to Europe takes up to one week.
The General Post Office in Bangkok is open Monday to Friday 0800-2000. Saturday to Sunday and holidays 0800-1300. Other post offices are open Monday to Friday 0800-1630, Saturday 0900-1200.
The international dialling code is 66. Because of the large number of service providers, and the inexpensive tariffs, many homes have two or more lines.
Thailand has one of the best mobile phone networks in Asia. Many Thais have a mobile phone, especially in developed areas.
Voice over Internet Protocol
VoIP is a new technology which allows users to verbally communicate through their computer. Essentially a telephone call made using the internet, VoIP is becoming increasingly more common in the business world due to its low costs, and easy set-up and maintenance.
Forget installation engineers and phone number changes, as long as you have a broadband connection, you can use VoIP any time, any where.
For businesses, this software is sure to eventually phase out the traditional phonecall. For as low as 4p for local and national calls, the economical potential is vast. With international calls often even less than that, VoIP is perfect if you are prone to long-distance telecommunication, or have offices, clients, partners, etc, overseas. What's more, calls made between VoIP users are typically free all you pay for is the standard internet service.
Until recently Thailand only had dial-up Internet Service Providers, but in the last year broadband has gained momentum. Internet is very popular. Cyber cafes are available in main towns. Most major hotels have facilities for lap-tops, and business centres providing access to computers.