• Wed, 23 Jan 2019 09:24
    Fewer China tourists coming to Malaysia
    PETALING JAYA: Fewer tourists from China are coming during the two-week Chinese New Year holiday period next month, say industry players.
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  • Tue, 22 Jan 2019 14:52
    THAI Smile celebrates Chinese New Year with auspicious desserts from MX Cakes and Bakery
    Xin Jia Yu, Xin Xin, Huat Chai, Chinese New Year Festival this year THAI Smile Airways wishes to bless all passengers be filled with immense joy and prosperity, its press release reported.
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  • Tue, 22 Jan 2019 14:15
    Fortune with a bright red glow
    Bottega Veneta joins the Chinese New Year celebrations with the release of premium leather goods, shoes and jewellery all in red.
  • Mon, 21 Jan 2019 17:57
    CPN eyes 20% more customers during  ‘Great Chinese New Year’ campaign 
    Central Pattana (CPN) has joined hands with several major partners to announce its investment of Bt200 million in holding “The Great Chinese New Year 2019 – The Portrait of Wealth” campaign.
  • Tue, 18 Dec 2018 18:23
    5% VAT refund approved for Chinese New Year 
    The Cabinet on Tuesday approved the Finance Ministry’s proposal of a 5-per-cent value-added tax refund for all shoppers during the Chinese New Year in February.
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  • Fri, 30 Nov 2018 16:21
    5% VAT refund planned for Chinese New Year
    THE Finance Ministry plans to introduce a 5 per cent value-added tax (VAT ) refund for all shoppers during the Chinese New Year, Finance Minister Apisak Tantivorawong said on Friday.
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  • Sun, 04 Mar 2018 16:11
    30 police officers in ‘ang pao’ scandal put on probation for ‘minor misconduct’
    Thirty Bangkok policemen who queued to collect ang pao, the traditional distribution of money in red envelopes during Chinese New Year, from another officer were reprimanded and placed on probation pending further punishment for “minor misconduct”, a senior police officer said on Sunday.
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  • Wed, 21 Feb 2018 07:05
    Live ping pong for New York Philharmonic's Lunar New Year
    The New York Philharmonic is marking the Chinese New Year with a performance that features a novel musical instrument -- live ping pong.
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  • Tue, 20 Feb 2018 06:00
    Police quagmire as officer’s ‘ang pao’ largesse probed for gambling links
    A POLICEMAN’S Chinese New Year’s gifts to fellow officers did not constitute a crime, but might have been a breach of discipline, Metropolitan Police Bureau commissioner Lt-General Charnthep Sesawet said yesterday.
  • Mon, 19 Feb 2018 13:03
    Police officer’s New Year largesse investigated
    A senior policeman’s Chinese New Year gifts to fellow policemen did not constitute a crime, but might have been a breach of discipline, a Metropolitan Police Bureau commissioner said on Monday.
  • Mon, 19 Feb 2018 01:00
    Changing spending trends in the Chinese New Year
    As we enter the “golden week” of the Chinese New Year we can see how China is changing – especially in terms of consumer spending habits. For several years, the Chinese government has been attempting to stimulate consumer spending and this is definitely happening.
  • Sat, 17 Feb 2018 14:31
    Policemen ‘took angpao from alleged gambling den owner’
    Sixty policemen from four police stations in Bangkok are facing a disciplinary probe for having allegedly received angpao – or Chinese New Year gift money – from an alleged gambling den owner.
  • Fri, 16 Feb 2018 21:13
    Gateway to the Chinese new year
  • Fri, 16 Feb 2018 15:30
    Performing arts take centre stage at CentralWorld
    CentralWorld joins with the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) and the China Cultural Centre in inviting shoppers to discover hard-to-find art and cultural shows from the People’s Republic of China in “The Great Chinese New Year 2018: The World of Blessing”.
  • Fri, 16 Feb 2018 15:30
    Of zodiac creature and digital angpao
    Don’t miss the last three days of the “Siam Delightful Chinese New Year” or the special “Digital Angpao (Red Envelope)” that allows you to give your blessings away via such platforms as Facebook. It’s spread over Siam Paragon, Siam Center and Siam Centre and runs though Sunday.
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