Wed, 12 Sep 2018 01:00
Drugs aren’t candy: we need experts to sell them
Imagine you have just finished your workout and you feel a muscle cramp. You assume it’s because of overexertion, so nothing serious. You stroll into a convenience store, ask for an over-the-counter drug and head home.
Sat, 08 Sep 2018 01:00
Nictitate and you miss it
Re: “There are alternative views of Trump, of course” and “They let anybody in?” Have Your Say, August 27.
Fri, 07 Sep 2018 01:00
And you thought Thai bureaucracy was bad…
I just renewed my passport at the Bangkok US Consulate. Being naive I figured that since I had an appointment I would be in and out quickly. Only the civil service could mess up something so simple. First you go through security. I have been in maximum security prisons that are easier to get into.
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 01:00
Iron rules for all foreigners coming to Thailand for business
It’s 5 pm on a Thursday, and you’ve just received an e-mail from your colleague in Bangkok. There’s an issue at the Thai office and your presence is urgently required to assist in the matter.
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 09:05
Pizza for two – that’s mum and you
In today’s hectic work, most mothers are forced to juggle between working and raising a child.
Thu, 14 Jun 2018 01:00
Impact of new announcement on hire purchase firms
GOOGLE THE term ‘vehicle hire purchase’ in relation to Thailand now, and you might come across a bunch of news articles about the New Vehicle Hire Purchase Notification. Particularly, the charging of interest at a flat rate has become a controversial issue.
Wed, 06 Jun 2018 14:16
Get ready for the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ on YouTube
As the world eagerly awaits the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia, football fans are turning to YouTube to research and gear up for this summer’s tournament. In fact, global interest for the 2018 FIFA World Cup continues to grow, with search volume across Google and YouTube besting that of the Olympics, as well as other major sporting events.
Fri, 01 Jun 2018 14:40
It’s all about the garnish
June 9 is World Gin Day and you can celebrate it in style at the “G&T Night” being hosted by Toro Bangkok.
Thu, 17 May 2018 06:42
The oldest (and youngest) Asian leaders
Malaysian leader Mahathir Mohamad has become world’s oldest head of state. How does he compare to other Asian leaders?
Mon, 16 Apr 2018 14:53
S.Korea murder accused dies in custody in Hong Kong
A South Korean man charged with murdering his wife and young son at the luxury Ritz-Carlton hotel in Hong Kong earlier this year has died in custody, police said Monday.
Wed, 14 Mar 2018 14:01
Focus on tackling online gambling in lead-up to World Cup
“Please stop promoting and advertising gambling in your online media,” a representative of Thailand Youth Institute cried out loudly at a seminar recently organised to prevent and minimise harm from online gambling.
Fri, 09 Feb 2018 12:15
TMB offers cash back on hospital credit card payments
Use your TMB credit card to cover expenses at any hospital and you can get up to Bt4,200 cash back.
Wed, 07 Feb 2018 12:57
Mae Hong Son welcomes 417 new Thai citizens
Mae Hong Son on Wednesday presented Thai citizenship identification cards to 417 formerly stateless children and young people who were born to foreigners living in the northern province.
Tue, 06 Feb 2018 01:00
342 Karen young people receive Thai nationality under citizenship programme
A TOTAL of 342 children and young people of Karen ethnicity in Kanchanaburi have finally become Thai citizens – a long-awaited wish fulfilled yesterday.
Thu, 25 Jan 2018 11:37
Nestle urges youth to ‘speak out’ at Bangkok workshop
Nestle (Thai) and the AIESEC Thailand Association, a non-profit organisation operated by youth networks in 126 countries to develop youth leadership skills, recently held a workshop as part of the “Thailand Youth Speak Forum 2018: Social Innovation” event.