- The front page picture of the Bangkok Post on Jan 2, 2009 won an honourable mention in the Foreign Correspondents Club of Thailand’s Photo Contest.
- Bangkok Post photographers pose with their Mass Media Photographers Association of Thailand trophies and Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva.
- The story written by business reporter Parista Yuthamanop won the Developing Asia Journalism Award organized by the Asia Development Bank.
- Second Prize, Politics and Social News Photo,the Mass Media Photographers Association of Thailand by Mr Sarot Meksphawannakul, 19 June 2009.
- An Honorary Mention in the Economic News Category, the Mass Media Photographers Association of Thailand by Mr Apichart Jinakul, 19 June 2009.