• Thu, 24 Jan 2019 01:00
    Money clearly cannot buy happiness for Bangkokians, new study shows
    FAMILIES living in Bangkok are the least happy despite having the highest average income compared to people living in other parts of the country, a recent study found.
  • Wed, 23 Jan 2019 14:51
    Songkhla drug inmates allowed to make video calls
    A Songkhla drug treatment centre, which has about 4,000 male drug prisoners, has allowed its inmates to make video calls with relatives in a pilot project to help families save travel costs when visiting them, the clinic’s head said.
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  • Wed, 16 Jan 2019 01:00
    Wooing the Trump kind of tourists
    Nigel Pike’s suggestion that TAT stimulate tourism to Thailand by targeting “white, heterosexual, Christian, nuclear families” could largely be brought to fruition by directly making advertising pitches towards just one group: Donald Trump’s “base”. 
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  • Fri, 11 Jan 2019 15:56
    Urgent : High pollution alert issued for Children's day this weekend
    Children and their families are being urged to wear face masks while celebrating National Children's Day, as severe pollution is expected in Bangkok this weekend.
  • Sat, 05 Jan 2019 01:00
    Up close and cosy with the wild
    From families of lions relaxing in the long grasses to sunbathing crocodiles and monkeys in the bathroom, Kenya's Meru National Park is a magical to spend a holiday
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  • Tue, 18 Dec 2018 01:00
    Women’s voices essential to success of global migration compact
    On December 10-11, UN member states gathered in Morocco adopted the Global Compact for Migration. The GCM is the first intergovernmental agreement to cover all dimensions of international migration. It promises to improve the lives of the world’s 258 million migrants, their families and communities. 
  • Mon, 17 Dec 2018 09:56
    Prawit orders armed forces to help southern flood victims
    Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister Gen Prawit Wongsuwan has ordered the armed forces to provide urgent assistance to more than 15,000 families in the southern provinces following severe flooding in the area.
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  • Wed, 12 Dec 2018 01:00
    UOB opens three new concept branches across Bangkok
    UNITED OVERSEAS Bank (Thai) yesterday announced it was piloting three branch concepts designed to meet the lifestyles and needs of distinct customer segments: families; young professionals and entrepreneurs; and business owners and the upper affluent.
  • Mon, 03 Dec 2018 13:41
    Two families suffer deaths in head-on collision of pick-up trucks
    Five people were killed and another five seriously injured when the pick-up truck of a family returning from a shopping trip collided head-on with an oncoming pick-up truck just one kilometre before reaching the family’s home on Sunday night in Chachoengsao.
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  • Fri, 30 Nov 2018 14:16
    His Majesty grants 2,000 blankets to poor families in Phichit
    His Majesty the King graciously granted 2,000 blankets to 2,000 poor families in four districts of Phichit on Friday.
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  • Sat, 24 Nov 2018 09:59
    His Majesty sends help to storm victims in Phayao
    His Majesty the King on Saturday graciously had privy councillor Chirayu Isarangkun Na Ayuthaya deliver bags of necessities to 1,000 Loei families affected by a storm.
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  • Thu, 22 Nov 2018 13:44
    Free capsule hotel for patients’ families wins praise
    BEIJING: A hospital in Luoyang city in Central China’s Henan province, has recently set up a capsule hotel for relatives of intensive care unit patients for free, so that the family members can stay overnight outside of the visiting hours.
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  • Mon, 19 Nov 2018 15:54
    Phayao distributes roof tiles to 1,000 villagers after storm damage
    Phayao deputy governor Pongphan Wichiansamut on Monday handed out 10,000 roof tiles to some 1,000 families in Chiang Kham district after their roofs were damaged by a hailstorm on Sunday.
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  • Sat, 17 Nov 2018 01:00
    Reaping a bountiful HARVEST
    FOR CONNIE Kang, an ability to adapt to new working environments has not only helped her career progression, but also provided her with an edge in coming up with ways to improve the livelihoods of ordinary farming families in Thailand.
  • Wed, 14 Nov 2018 10:52
    Three Prachuap Khiri Khan districts remain under water, more than 12,000 families affected
    Three districts in the southern province of Prachuap Khiri Khan are still reeling from the flooding caused by heavy rain since November 7, the Disaster Prevention and Mitigation Department reported Wednesday.
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