Thailand - Level 2: Exercise Increased Caution
Exercise increased caution in Thailand due to COVID-19. Some areas have increased risk. Read the entire Travel Advisory.
This centrally located Asian country shares borders with Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia, Burma and Malaysia making it the heart of the backpacker belt. Officially known as the Kingdom of Thailand it is a parliamentary democracy and is still run by a King today. Known for their excellent cuisine, Thailand has 65 million people and is the 51st largest country. Bangkok, the capital, is where all political, commercial, industrial and cultural things come to collide. Thailand experienced major growth up until 1996 and ranks second for quality of life in ASEAN.
Literature Teacher in Ang Thong Puts on a Show for Online Classes
While the rest of the world languishes in ratty Tshirts and sweatpants for Zoom calls, a teacher in the central province of Ang Thong does not dabble in such half-measures.
Publ.Date : Mon, 25 Jan 2021 01:37:00 GMT
Budsi\'s Authentic Thai opens in Marigny
The chef opened Budsi?s Authentic Thai with her husband Jared after a popular run as a pop-up at Pal?s Lounge. She admits to being inflexible when it comes to quality control and authenticity. ?I grew ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 18 Jan 2021 05:00:00 GMT
Jack Ma emerges for first time since Ant, Alibaba crackdown
Jack Ma resurfaced for the first time since China's government began clamping down on his business empire nearly three months ago, appearing in a live-streamed video that sent Alibaba Group's stock ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 20 Jan 2021 17:08:00 GMT
Opinion: Pimrypie Saga and the Voiceless Young Rural Thais
When a female YouTuber recently visited a far-flung highland community in Chiang Mai and decided to spend half a million baht installing solar cells and setting up a large TV for 40 children and ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 16 Jan 2021 17:08:00 GMT
Thai-Chinese family?s rise from shophouse to conglomerate is a slice of Bangkok history
In the 1920s, a young Cheng Ni-tiang made several trips from his native Hainan Island to what was then Siam, eventually bringing his family - including firstborn son Hok Seng - to settle in the ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 16 Jan 2021 20:01:14 GMT
What It Was Like to Serve in the Peace Corps, According to 6 Generations of Women
If you?ve ever known someone who served in the Peace Corps, you?ve probably heard the phrase, ?When I was in the Peace Corps?? That?s how universally impactful the experience is. Established by ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 15 Jan 2021 10:16:00 GMT
Win movie passes to the preview of Thai rom-com The Con-Heartist!
AsiaOne is giving away five pairs of passes to catch the preview of Thai romantic-comedy The Con-Heartist at Golden Village!Story synopsis: Tower (Nadech Kugimiya) is a suave con artist who gives ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 12 Jan 2021 23:55:00 GMT
Good Hope International College students Bassam and Maryam bring glory to Sri Lanka in Muay Thai
Bassam and Maryam were among several medal winners for Sri Lanka at the IFMA Virtual Muaythai World Championship 2020 and the UTS ? World Youth Festival 2020. Sri Lanka athletes were able to secure ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 23 Jan 2021 11:09:00 GMT
Newest Boys? Love tandem gives all the feels in Thai series ?A Tale of Thousand Stars? on iWantTFC
Pinoy boys? love fans can look forward to another heartwarming Thai drama on iWantTFC as it premieres ?A Tale of Thousand Stars,? which streams for free in the Philippines as it simulcasts in Thailand ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 20 Jan 2021 10:56:35 GMT
iWantTFC adds new line up in 2021
AS 2021 offers new beginnings for everyone, iWantTFC, the home of Filipino stories, is kicking its new lineup into high gear with fresh offerings in the first ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 18 Jan 2021 01:45:00 GMT
Coronavirus latest: Florida to crack down on ?vaccine tourism? ? as it happened
Sterling hits 3-year high as vaccine success buoys investors. Glastonbury festival cancelled for second year running. US to join WHO-backed scheme to make vaccines widely available.
Publ.Date : Fri, 22 Jan 2021 05:17:00 GMT
iWantTFC kicks its new lineup into high gear with fresh offerings
As 2021 offers new beginnings for everyone, iWantTFC, the home of Filipino stories, is kicking its new lineup into high gear with fresh offerings in the first two months of the year, including a new ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 16 Jan 2021 20:24:00 GMT