Developed own brand "Aroi Dee" familiar Thai street food style under the concept "The Best of Street Food at an affordable price"
Developed own brand "Suki House" a new suki homemade style with reasonable price
Opened Cosi Samui chaweng Beach, the first own COSI brand
Obtained leasehold right to operate Centra by Centara Government Complex Hotel & Convention Centre Chaeng Wattana
Central Plaza Hotel Plc has received a Royal Warrant of Appointment from His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej, the first hotel company in Thailand to receive this honour.
Became an authorised franchisee of Katsuya, the renowned Tonkatsu and Katsudon restaurant.
Opened the second owned hotel in the Maldives, Centara Ras Fushi Resort & Spa Maldives
Became an authorised franchisee of Tenya, the number 1 tempura and tendon Japanese restaurant from Tokyo.
Became an authorised franchisee of Yoshinoya, the authentic Japanese rice bowl restaurant.
Became an authorised franchisee of the well-known premium Japanese home cooking style restaurant, Ootoya.
Being an authorized franchisee of "Chabuton Ramen", the "TV Champion Chef's Japanese Ramen Restaurant", into the Thai market
Being an authorised franchisee of Cold Stone Creamery from the USA
Opened The Terrace Restaurant, a Thai restaurant.
Opened Centara Grand Beach Resort Phuket, Karon Beach
Opened Centara Grand Mirage Beach Resort Pattaya the first themed hotel in Thailand, a 5-star property on Wong Amat Beach
Opened Centara Grand Island Resort Maldives as being the first overseas property of Centara Hotels & Resorts.
Set up Centara Hotels & Resorts Leasehold Property Fund (CTARAF)
Rebranded from Central Hotels & Resorts to Centara Hotels & Resorts
Opened Bangkok Convention Centre at Centara Grand at CentralWorld
Being an authorized franchisee of "Pepper Lunch", the new Japanese fast-casual restaurant to Thailand.
Capital paid up the increase of THB 450 mn
Entered snack segment in Thailand with the premium soft pretzel brand "Auntie Anne's" from the USA
Opened iconic jewel on Chaweng Beach, now Centara Grand Beach Resort Samui
Capital paid up the increase of THB 500 mn
Listed on Stock Exchange of Thailand
Opened Sofitel Central Hua Hin Resort, at present renamed as Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Hua Hin.
Being an authorized franchisee of KFC, the strong and widely accepted international brand.
Officially opened Hyatt Central Plaza Bangkok Convention Centre, at present renamed as Centara Grand at Central Plaza Ladprao Bangkok
Firstly introduced "Mister Donut" to Thai consumer as a pioneer of Quick Service Restaurant (QSR) business in Thailand.