Thu, 18 Apr 2019 01:00
Caviar pool drains dry as Caspian Sea slides towards catastrophe
Seals waddling along the waterfront were once a common sight in Baku Bay, on the Caspian Sea coastline of Azerbaijan’s capital.
Thu, 07 Mar 2019 17:52
Centara opens Doha hotel
Centara Hotels and Resorts, a Thai hotel operator, has celebrated the grand opening of its new waterfront hotel in Doha, introducing the company’s Thai hospitality to Qatar for the first time.
Fri, 25 Jan 2019 20:30
Wonders with water
ICONSIAM, Bangkok’s massive waterfront mega-mall, has unveiled a spectacular new attraction – the longest water attraction in Southeast Asia.
Sat, 17 Nov 2018 01:00
The race for the river
Iconsiam is the newest pinnacle of progress on the Chao Phraya, but more is on the way, and some observers are nervous
Tue, 13 Nov 2018 17:30
Civil lawsuits lodged for refunds, compensation over troubled Waterfront project in Pattaya
The owner of the Waterfront luxury condominium project in Chon Buri’s Bang Lamung district is being hit with two civil lawsuits lodged with Pattaya Provincial Court for a combined Bt100 million in refunds and compensation, a lawyer representing 20 buyers of the condo units said on Tuesday.
Thu, 01 Mar 2018 09:23
Blinded by the light
‘Living Spirits’, a group of Thai interactive art creators, is preparing to debut a light installation, “Chandelier of Spirits” at “i Light Marina Bay 2018” taking place from March 9 to April 1 around the Marina Bay Waterfront, Singapore.
Thu, 01 Feb 2018 15:37
GM chosen for Capella Bangkok hotel to open in 2018
John Blanco has been appointed the general manager of Capella Bangkok, which is scheduled to open in the last quarter of 2018. Located along the rejuvenated Chao Phraya River waterfront promenade, Capella Bangkok is to offer 101 rooms, suites and villas with panoramic views of the city’s main waterway.
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 17:12
Patong Beach sun lounge rule ‘is being enforced’
Are sun lounges and umbrellas – supposedly restricted to 10 per cent of the waterfront area – taking over at Patong Beach?
Sun, 17 Sep 2017 13:15
Oat carries on the royal message
Channel 7 actor Surasak “Oat” Chotinnawat was in Chanthaburi recently to see the Chanthaboon Waterfront Community and promote sustainable tourism, which borrows from the philosophy of His Majesty the late King Bhumibol.
Mon, 01 May 2017 10:28
Tech billionaire buys Sydney mansion for record price
SYDNEY - Tech billionaire Scott Farquhar has bought a Sydney waterfront mansion for an Australian record Aus$75 million (US$56 million), a report said Monday, after the owners resisted selling the 1863-built home to developers.
Wed, 01 Mar 2017 01:00
A place to reconnect
The Chantaboon Waterfront Community in Chanthaburi offers a much-welcomed reminder of life away from all those gadgets
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 01:00
High-rise developer claims compliance with orders from
BALI HAI Company, developer of the Waterfront Suites, has complied with all laws and regulations and vows good cooperation with the local community to make the Waterfront Pattaya a new city landmark, company director Lior Windenfeld said.
Wed, 16 Nov 2016 01:00
Wonders on the waterfront
A stroll along the Bund area of Shanghai is the best way to take in the juxtaposition of futuristic skyscrapers and colonial-era buildings.
Fri, 05 Aug 2016 15:35
Indonesia foils militant plot to attack Singapore
JAKARTA - Indonesian police on Friday arrested six suspected militants over a plot to launch a rocket attack on an up-market Singapore waterfront district, officials said.
Sat, 23 Apr 2016 12:34
Malaysian tycoon eyes stake in Iskandar Waterfront Holdings
PETALING JAYA - The master developer of Johor Baru’s waterfront properties - Iskandar Waterfront Holdings Sdn Bhd (IWH) - could see the emergence of tycoon Quek Leng Chan as a shareholder.