The Ratchaprasong Square Trade Association (RSTA)
Formed in 2003, the Ratchaprasong Square Trade Association (RSTA) aims to develop and promote Ratchaprasong as one of the world’s leading shopping destinations. Its one-square-kilometre area offers over 3,500 quality hotel rooms and more than 3,000 shops, 300 restaurants and bars, spas, and clubs as well as sacred 7 well known shrines. All are linked together by a skywalk network, providing easy and safe access to all buildings. The area currently has 884,200 square metres of retail space, and attracts 400,000 visitors per day or 146 million per year. Of the total, 80 per cent are Thais, and of foreign visitor numbers, 80 per cent are Asian travellers.