Thu, 11 Apr 2019 09:12
YOSUKE SARUTA AND JOSHUA PACIO DISCUSS ONE STRAWWEIGHT WORLD TITLE REMATCH
Manila - The largest global sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship in collaboration with City of Dreams Manila, recently held the ONE: ROOTS OF HONOR Official Kick-Off Press Conference last Tuesday, 9 April at the City of Dreams in Manila.
Thu, 11 Apr 2019 01:00
Disabled Myanmar teen football champ defies the odds
Football-obsessed Myanmar teen Kaung Khant Lin roots for Manchester United, worships star Lionel Messi and was honoured as the best player in a recent tournament.
Sun, 07 Apr 2019 13:57
Ethiopians bid farewell to slain rapper Nipsey Hussle
With poems and speeches, Ethiopians have held an emotional farewell for murdered rapper Nipsey Hussle, whose roots in neighbouring Eritrea won him admirers in both countries.
Thu, 14 Mar 2019 01:00
Mickey on the ice
Disney On Ice returns for the long school holidays, staging “Mickey’s Super Celebration” at Impact Arena, Muang Thong Thani from March 28 to 31 from 10.30am to 6.30pm.
Fri, 01 Mar 2019 01:00
Nguyen to defend featherweight title against Jadambaa at One Roots of Honor
ONE Championship™ (ONE), has just announced the initial bouts to take place at ONE: ROOTS OF HONORset for 12 April at the Mall of Asia Arena in Manila.
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 01:00
Nespresso visits coffeehouses of yore
Travel back in time with Nespresso and embark on a journey to the historical roots and the lively ambience of the very first coffeehouses.
Fri, 28 Dec 2018 01:00
NEW YEAR SPENDING TO TAKE A DIP
The Grassroot Economic Research Centre of the Government Savings Bank forecasts grassroots spending of up to Bt30.2 billion in the New Year season, a drop of an average Bt2,150 per person from last year, in this new year season or average Bt2,150 per head or dropped from last year, the bank’s president and CEO Chatchai Payuhanaveechai said yesterday.
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 01:00
Brexit and the EU: Lessons for both sides
As an outsider, I am perhaps less qualified to comment on Brexit than those with roots in the UK and the European Union. But having been part of the multilateral world for most of my life, I always feel that wherever we are, we find ourselves in the same global boat. When tidal waves rise anywhere on our planet, they send repercussions to other parts of the world.
Mon, 26 Nov 2018 15:40
Experts back village-based model to entrench democracy at grassroots level
Several thinkers have recommended “democratic reform that starts from the grassroots level”, as Thailand’s democracy has failed to blossom in 86 years ago.
Fri, 23 Nov 2018 01:00
Spreading roots: China seeks foreign markets for ancient medicines
A crowd gathers at a Shanghai hospital, queuing for remedies made with plant mixtures and animal parts including scorpions and freeze-dried millipedes – medicines that China hopes will find an audience overseas.
Mon, 19 Nov 2018 01:00
Saudi Arabia’s growing influence in Southeast Asia
Shock at the murder of a journalist in a Saudi consulate is unlikely to reverse a trend with deep roots
Thu, 08 Nov 2018 20:23
SCB and OSMEP to boost privileges for small traders
To enhance the competence of small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and bring growth to the grass-roots economy, Siam Commercial Bank and the Office of Small and Medium Enterprises Promotion (OSMEP) recently signed a cooperative agreement to promote privileges for SMEs until 2021.
Thu, 04 Oct 2018 01:00
Helping only the poor may hurt all in the end, seminar hears
SEVERAL ECONOMISTS have cautioned Thailand against falling into the trap of delivering state help to low-income earners only.
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 16:00
Enjoy local community attractions and win big on travel costs
Grab recently partnered with the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) to promote local tourism through the campaign Grab Xi, which is designed to offer Grab’s users an authentic grassroots travel experience at 25 local community attractions in five cities at a discounted price.
Wed, 12 Sep 2018 10:00
Poetry in motion
The Spoken Word Exchange – a grassroots, creative writing initiative, providing groups of artists and spectators from around the world the opportunity to experience and learn about each other’s culture through poetry – comes to Bangkok on from October 14 to 18.