Fri, 25 May 2018 15:38:29
Durian samples sent to Shanghai
The Alibaba Group recently partnered with various Thai government agencies to organise a showcase of Thailand's premium tropical fruit and unique cultural heritage in the Thai Festival in Shanghai, which was hosted by the Royal Thai consulate general in Shanghai this month.
Thu, 24 May 2018 01:00:00
More than just child's play
A forum held as part of the Bangkok International Children Theatre Festival 2018 looks at the very real challenges involved in organising plays for kids
Fri, 25 May 2018 01:00:00
The best of Asian sound
Music acts from around Asia including Malaysia’s alternative rock band Estranged, Singapore’s Shirlyn & The UnXpected, Hong Kong rock metal band Qiu Hong, and China’s funk group Jumpin’ Candy will join local; favourites Potato and Tai Tanawut for a mashup of rock, metal, blues and ballads in the inaugural “Samui Asia Music Festival” being held on Koh Samui on August 18 and 19.
Tue, 22 May 2018 01:00:00
Colours of Silence
The Silent Film Festival returns to Bangkok with 11 original titles from all over the globe
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Mon, 21 May 2018 09:00:00
The freshest catch
The seaside town of Songkhla celebrates the treasures of the deep with the 19th edition of the Songkhla Seafood Festival 2018 turning to Sra Bua, Laem Samila from May 29 to June 9.
Mon, 21 May 2018 09:25:02
Thailand Cultural Music Festival’s all-star line-up readies to rock Pattaya
Thu, 17 May 2018 16:12:03
Black actresses brave downpour to protest at Cannes
Sixteen black and mixed race actresses staged a glamorous red carpet protest at the Cannes film festival Wednesday to denounce everyday racism in the French industry.
Wed, 16 May 2018 11:00:00
Siam Sinfonietta delight New York festival goers
Thailand once again triumphed last month when the Siam Sinfonietta played as the showcase orchestra at the New York International Music Festival in Carnegie Hall, providing inspiration to young musicians from around the world.
Wed, 16 May 2018 01:00:00
The Asia International Guitar Festival & Competition –the biggest and most vibrant event for classical guitar aficionados and music lovers in the region – will be back for its twelfth edition at Kamolmart Room of The Sukosol Hotel Bangkok from June 7-10.
Mon, 14 May 2018 14:00:00
Performative Art Festival returns for seventh year
The seventh edition of the popular “Performative Art Festival” kicks off tomorrow (May 15), with the launch of the Bangkok International Children's Theatre Festival 2018.
Mon, 14 May 2018 01:00:00
How China aims to become a truly great movie power
The industrialisation of China's film sector was a major topic of discussion at the recent 8th Beijing International Film Festival. Some filmmakers cited the success of “Wolf Warrior 2”, which amassed a record 5.68 billion yuan (Bt28.4 billion) at the box office, and “Operation Red Sea”, which won the award for best visual effects at the festival, to say China’s film industry has come of age.
Sun, 13 May 2018 17:24:00
Rocket festival thrills tourists and appeals to gods for rain
THE NORTHEASTERN province of Yasothon’s “Bun Bang Fai” annual festival has wowed Thai and foreign tourists with nearly 100 beautifully-decorated traditional rockets, to be lit as an offering to the gods for rain along with a contest for cash prizes worth more than Bt60,000 being held at Phaya Thaen Park in Muang district.
Fri, 11 May 2018 15:21:53
Bunker descendants celebrate birthday of ‘Siamese twins’ at Samut Songkhram festival
Dozens third-generation to fifth-generation descendents of the famous “Siamese twins” Chang and Eng Bunker on Friday celebrated the twins’ 207th birthday in their birthplace – Samut Songkhram’s Muang district.
Fri, 11 May 2018 01:00:00
Lighting up the screen
The pictures in the running for the top prize at the 2018 Cannes International Film Festival
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Wed, 09 May 2018 01:00:00
All about fruit
The much-loved Rayong Fruit Festival returns to Ta Phong Fruit Central Market from June 1 to 5 and will once again promote tourism while supporting farmers in the province.