Sat, 06 Oct 2018 01:00
Huge crowds descend on Buriram for historic race; it should be a scorcher
Buri Ram - The cream of the motorcycling world are at the Chang International Circuit this weekend to test not only their speed but also their endurance under the scorching Isaan heat for the Kingdom’s first ever MotoGP.
Thu, 04 Oct 2018 14:42
Shining the spotlight on Isaan
Seacon Bangkae turns its sights on “Modern I-Isaan” over the next week, showcasing products an and traditional knowledge from the Northeast from a different angle.
Mon, 03 Sep 2018 15:42
Parched Isaan village opts for politically correct ‘cat parade’
There’s a cat in an Isaan village that got a break this past weekend as concerns over possible animal cruelty prompted the organisers of a “cat parade” to switch to a teddy bear instead.
Mon, 03 Sep 2018 14:16
Isaan reveals its gastronomic delights
Twenty chefs and restaurant executives from eight countries – Vietnam, Philippines, India, Nepal, Japan, Hong Kong, France and Thailand – recently took part in a five-day trip to educate them in the art of Isaan cuisine.
Fri, 27 Jul 2018 17:15
Long weekend causes Isaan congestion
The northeast has suffered heavy congestion at the start of the four-day vacation.
Fri, 08 Jun 2018 01:00
Japan gets another taste of Thailand
Asian restaurant operator Mango Tree Worldwide has launched a new Mango Tree Cafe in Japan, bringing authentic street food from Isaan, the northeast region of Thailand, to diners in the city of Kawasaki.
Wed, 18 Apr 2018 10:23
Govt takes measures to control ‘plara’ quality
The Agriculture Ministry has taken steps to standardise the quality of plara or fermented fish, which is a necessary ingredient in Isaan traditional dishes.
Fri, 13 Apr 2018 01:00
In the spirit of Isaan
Creative space Chang Chui celebrates the art, culture and traditions of Thailand’s Northeast
Sat, 07 Apr 2018 01:00
Isaan voters make educated choices that politicians, Army can’t accept
Re: “‘Stupid’ memo highlights plight of rural Isaan”, The Nation, yesterday.
Fri, 06 Apr 2018 01:00
‘Stupid’ memo highlights plight of rural Isaan
The outcry surrounding the Khon Kaen deputy governor’s letter last month to launch a programme to “stop citizens from being stupid” has largely been placated, following public apologies.
Wed, 04 Apr 2018 15:30
Foreign Ministry's App puts Isaan food as close as your mobile phone
The Foreign Affairs Ministry on Wednesday introduced a “Street Food Isaan” mobile application to attract foreign visitors to the northeastern region of the country.
Mon, 26 Mar 2018 01:00
Bangkokians try to make foreigners comfortable
Re: “The politically correct way to call Isaan voters stupid”, March 20, by Samsak Pola
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 01:00
The politically correct way to call Isaan voters stupid
Re: “Khon Kaen deputy governor apologises for letter referring to ‘people’s stupidity’”, The Nation, March 19.
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 01:00
Isaan comes to Bangkok
DJ Maft Sai, Rasmee, VKL & Sweed Gangz, Khun Narin’s Electric Phin Band and Toom Turn Molam Group will perform at the fifth Isaan-oriented Music & Art Fest at the Bangkok Art and Culture Centre on March 24. Find out more at http://EDN.bacc.or.th.
Wed, 14 Mar 2018 01:00
Wonders of the Isaan plateau
The villages of Maha Sarakham have no problem charming visitors