Sun, 21 Apr 2019 16:24
Diminutive Korean ‘Kids Creators’ inject fresh perspective into YouTube
Twenty years ago, celebrity and K-pop idol crept up the list of dream jobs for children in Korea – a list formerly occupied by doctor, scholar, politician or government official. What followed were a flood of TV talent shows and reality programs on youth aspiring for the limelight.
Fri, 05 Apr 2019 01:00
Simon Dominic hops back in
South Korean rapper Simon Dominic returns to Bangkok on May 26 with “Above Ordinary Thailand” at The Mall Bang Kapi’s MCC Hall.
Tue, 02 Apr 2019 18:33
Medtronic, Ramathibodi Hospital sign strategic partnership
Medtronic plc, a global leader in medical technology, services and solutions, on Tuesday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) and the Value-Based Healthcare (VBHC) Cardiac Implantable Electronic Devices (CIEDs) Infection Reduction Outcomes Protection Programme with the Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, one of Thailand’s leading university hospitals.
Tue, 02 Apr 2019 17:38
DKSH expands tech Centre of Excellence at Mahidol University
DKSH Business Unit Technology, a leading market-expansion services provider for technology companies, has recently expanded the Centre of Excellence at Bangkok’s renowned Mahidol University.
Tue, 02 Apr 2019 12:20
Cool off with Mirinda Mix-It
PepsiCo Services Asia has recruited six members of popular idol group BNK48 to introduce Mirinda Mix-It Pineapple & Passionfruit, aiming to further stimulate the Bt12-billion market for flavoured carbonated soft drinks.
Tue, 26 Mar 2019 01:00
HK steps up trade initiatives to boost ties with Thailand
The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) is continuing its initiatives to strengthen the economic relations between Thailand and Hong Kong with the founding of InnoSpace Thailand, Thai Access to International Markets Competition, and SME Idol – incubating projects for SMEs that profit from The Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) Development Plan.
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 01:00
YAMP meets the jets
Secondary school students from Mahidol’s College of Music put on an authorised version of “West Side Story”
Tue, 12 Mar 2019 15:01
Jung Joon-young illicitly taped sex videos, shared with others including Seungri: Report
Jung Joon-young, a K-pop singer, illicitly taped sex videos and shared them via mobile messenger group chats that included Seungri of K-pop idol group BigBang, a local broadcaster reported on Monday.
Fri, 08 Mar 2019 01:00
Idols spread their wings
Rather than audition for a third group under the BNK48 name, the idol group’s management sets out to expand the girls’ territory
Mon, 04 Mar 2019 01:00
Hot for Hitler: Decoding SE Asia’s obsession with Nazi iconography
Thai teen idol Namsai feared being booted from her band after a photo of her wearing a T-shirt with a Nazi swastika went viral, but without the uproar she says she would have remained ignorant about the offensive implications of her fashion choices.
Fri, 01 Mar 2019 16:04
'Love Hornbill Day' celebrated
Hornbill International, in collaboration with the Hornbill Research Foundation, Mahidol University's Faculty of Science, recently hosted an event called “Love Hornbill Day”, under the concept “Hornbill … Soul Mates”.
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 14:09
Mahidol University and CPF to develop liquid food for patients
Mahidol University Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital and Charoen Pokphand Foods (CPF) have signed a cooperation pact for "a food development project", for people who are ill and their caretakers.
Wed, 06 Feb 2019 01:00
Idols go on show
The inaugural edition of “Idol Expo” – a brand-new idol festival that brings together the most interesting and aspiring idol groups – is being held from Thursday to Sunday (February 710) in the Common Area in front of Hall 98 of Bitec Bangna part of Thailand Mobile Expo 2019.
Fri, 01 Feb 2019 02:00
Mahidol award boosts cholera fight
Laureates say publicity from honour is helping save lives in developing nations.
Fri, 01 Feb 2019 01:00
Idols up in space
BNK48 perform their first-ever ticketed concert much to the delight of their many male fans