Internet cafes can be found everywhere and provide public access
to Internet and e-mail services. ISP's include Asia
Infonet and Internet
GSM 900/1800/1900 networks. Operators include
Advanced Info Service,
CompanyLtd and Total
Access Comms Co.
Airmail to Europe and the USA takes up to 1 week.
The General Post Office in Bangkok (on Charoen
Opening hours: Monday to Friday
8.00 am to 8.00 pm, Saturday to Sunday and holidays 8.00 am to 1.00
Post offices up-country are open Monday to Friday 8.00 am to 4.30
pm, Saturday 9.00 am to 12 noon.
English-language dailies are The International Herald Tribune,
The Bangkok Post and The Nation. Both
are available in the major cities.
World Service and Voice
of America can be heard. At times the frequencies change and
the most up-to-date can be found online.
Telegrams can be sent from airports and CAT (Communications Authority
of Thailand) offices and some hotels.
Country telephone code: 66.
international dialling code: 00.
IDD is available.