Thai Network Information Center (THNIC) Foundation, established in 2007, is a not-for-profit organization that focuses on promoting Internet development in Thailand. The major missions of THNIC are to manage and promote the usage of Thailand country code top-level domain name (.th) and internationalized domain name – or IDN (.ไทย), as well as Internet infrastructure development, supporting researches, and developments that are beneficial to the community.


The folowings are sample of Internet research and development projects supported by THNIC foundation:

  • Adisorn Lertsinsrubtavee, Nunthaphat Weshsuwannarugs, Nisarat Tansakul, Attaphongse Taparugssanagorn, Kanchana Kanchanasut:
    Wireless Edge Network for Sustainable Rural Community Networks, ANRW 2018.
  • Petcharat Suriyachai, A precise network dimensioning method for wireless sensor networks, 2013.
  • Net2Home project:  bringing the Internet to local communities in remote area using low cost and effective technology, aims to to increase the Internet penetration rate in Thailand.
  • Bangkok Neutral Internet Exchange (BKNIX) project: developing the Internet infrastructure to allow effective exchange of data within Thailand.
  • THNG Camp: creating a group of young volunteers to apply the Internet technology into various areas such as disaster recovery and rural communities