• 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.
  • Thu, 15 Feb 2018 15:34
    The Mall tempts with 10 auspicious dishes
    “The Mall Happy Chinese New Year” has 10 auspicious dishes being served at restaurants at its shopping centres, along with Gangsai jewellery, Chinese keepsakes and more.
  • Thu, 15 Feb 2018 15:23
    More than 20,000 queue for ‘ang pao’ from sugar plant owners
    A couple who own a sugar factory in Udon Thani began distributing Bt5 million in cash on Thursday as Chinese New Year gifts to poor people in the Northeastern province.
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  • Wed, 14 Feb 2018 14:46
    Ninja makes life easier
    Celebrating love on Valentine’s Day and Chinese New Year is a whole lot easier with Ninja Van’s services.
  • Wed, 14 Feb 2018 10:28
    Security stepped up in Hat Yai ahead of Chinese New Year
    Security has been stepped up in the bustling tourism town of Hat Yai ahead of Chinese New Year when a lot of Chinese descendants from Malaysia are expected to cross the border for visits.
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  • Wed, 14 Feb 2018 01:00
    The prices of most products remain relatively steady ahead of the Chinese New Year, reflecting cautiousness among consumers, according to the Department of Internal Trade (DIT).
  • Tue, 13 Feb 2018 16:49
    Chiang Mai zoo puts white tiger cubs on display
    The Chiang Mai Night Safari on Tuesday introduced its new additions of three white tiger cubs ahead of Chinese New Year celebrations.
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