Sat, 21 Apr 2018 15:47:35
Sick Udon Thani worker to be repatriated from Taiwan
The Thai Labour Ministry is coordinating with two Taiwanese foundations for the repatriation of a Thai worker who fell sick due to a worm infection in his brain.
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 15:06:27
Charity aims to dress children for Eid
An Islamic foundation is seeking donations for Muslim traditional dresses for 3,000 orphans and poor children in the southern border provinces.
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 10:45:00
Our cities, our future
The Japan Foundation, Bangkok, in collaboration with the Art Centre, Silpakorn University (Wang Tha Phra) and the Art and Culture Khon Kaen University Museum are the join organisers of the international travelling exhibition “Struggling Cities: from Japanese Urban Projects in the 1960s” that runs from April 24 to May 18 in Bangkok before moving to Khon Kaen from May 31 to June 12.
Wed, 18 Apr 2018 15:34:26
Chon Buri 'ghosts' treated to movies
A Thai foundation screened three open-air movies at a graveyard in Chon Buri's Phan Thong district on Tuesday night for its dead residents.
Sun, 15 Apr 2018 01:00:00
Total sex education key to tackle teen pregnancy, lay foundation for love
COMPREHENSIVE sexuality education, already required by
law in Thailand, was touted at a recent forum in Bangkok
as key to ensuring a solid foundation for life and love.
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 11:55:52
Nathee Sornwaree, friend of poor and homeless, dead at 48
Activist Nathee Sornwaree, who established the Issarachon Foundation to help the homeless and sex workers in Bangkok’s Sanam Luang area, died on Wednesday evening. He was 48.
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 01:00:00
LPN joins hands with CPF to promote labour rights protection
THE LABOUR Rights Promotion Network Foundation (LPN) and Charoen Pokphand Foods Plc (CPF) have recently teamed up to promote protection of labour rights and encourage CPF’s workforce, especially migrant workers, to report wrongdoings through the company’s hotline.
Wed, 11 Apr 2018 09:22:12
Hunt on for missing centenarian as Mirror Foundation calls for better monitoring of the elderly
Ahead of Songkran Day, which falls on April 13 and is also the National Day for Older Persons, the Mirror Foundation has revealed that the number of elderly persons suffering from dementia, Alzheimer’s disease and psychiatric illness who go missing from home is rising every year.
Tue, 10 Apr 2018 12:38:22
Sema Pattana Chevit Fund ‘black list’ of 44 names goes to PACC
A list of 44 civil servants allegedly involved in corruption at the Education Ministry’s Sema Pattana Chevit Fund for underprivileged children was submitted on Tuesday to the Public Anti-Corruption Commission.
Sun, 08 Apr 2018 09:08:28
Innovation boundless as art meets biotechnology
TOKYO - A local artist recently attended the ‘Bio-Camp: Garden as Biotechnic’ in Tokyo, Japan, organised by the Japan Foundation Asia Centre to showcase contemporary media culture and creativity through art, exchange, education and collaboration.
Thu, 29 Mar 2018 01:00:00
Thousands of people killed in traffic acccidents, six die from rabies
We at Soi Dog Foundation have been perplexed to read that the deaths of six people from rabies this year have led to calls for “Set Zero” – the massacring of all 8 million to 10 million dogs in Thailand.
Mon, 26 Mar 2018 01:00:00
Govt unlikely to ban deadly farm chemical
PANEL DOMINATED BY AGRO-INDUSTRIAL INTERESTS WILL DECIDE ON PROPOSED BAN
Fri, 23 Mar 2018 09:26:03
Soi Dog group calls for probe into temple dog poisoning
A Phuket-based foundation caring for stray dogs and cats has called for a full investigation into the poisoning of dogs and puppies in front of children at a school and on temple grounds in Nakhon Sri Thammarat province.
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 11:00:00
Talent at their fingertips
Yamaha Music Thailand, the Gift of Life Foundation and Sala Sudasiri Sobha join up this Sunday (March 25) to present the “Yamaha Charity Concert” at Sala Sudasiri Sobha.
Tue, 13 Mar 2018 11:58:54
Korat kids learn water safety amid concerns over high drowning rate
Schoolchildren in Nakhon Ratchasima were being coached on water safety on Tuesday morning, a private foundation’s bid to curb the high rate of drownings in the northeastern province.