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News Thailand East: Premier to visit Uzbekistan, Thailand

Published on: Friday 25 October 2019
Premier to visit Uzbekistan, Thailand
News source: http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/a/201910/25/WS5db2dac8a310cf3e35573b2b.html

He will also attend the 22nd China-ASEAN leaders' meeting, the 22nd ASEAN-China, Japan and Republic of Korea leaders' meeting, and the 14th East Asia Summit in Bangkok at the invitation of Thai Prime ...

News Thailand East: Asian Streamer Viu Puts Korean Spin on Thai Original Series 'My Bubble Tea'

Published on: Tuesday 22 October 2019
Asian Streamer Viu Puts Korean Spin on Thai Original Series 'My Bubble Tea'
News source: https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/viu-puts-korean-spin-thai-original-series-my-bubble-tea-1249000

This model has helped Viu become the second biggest streaming player in South East Asia after Netflix, and the company is leaning into the fundamentals ... a figure that has almost doubled from a year ...

News Thailand East: International muay thai medalists

Published on: Saturday 14 September 2019
International muay thai medalists
News source: https://www.sunstar.com.ph/article/1823246

silver medalists Hanzel Bilog and Islay Erika Bomogao while Jane Benidito won the silver and bronze medal during the World Championship series held in Thailand and East Asian Championhips in Hongkong.

News Thailand East: Thai Government May Beat Legal Threats, But Flagging Economy Looms

Published on: Saturday 14 September 2019
Thai Government May Beat Legal Threats, But Flagging Economy Looms
News source: https://www.voanews.com/east-asia-pacific/thai-government-may-beat-legal-threats-flagging-economy-looms

Less than two months into its term, Thailand’s post-junta government is fending off a series of challenges to its very existence, including a brewing political storm over the Cabinet’s failure to recite the full oath of office. A general election in March returned the 2014 coup leader, Prime Minister Prayut Chan-ocha, to power to widespread criticism that his military junta had manipulated the contest in its favor.

News Thailand East: Thailand's north-east inundated after tropical storm

Published on: Friday 13 September 2019
Thailand's north-east inundated after tropical storm
News source: https://www.straitstimes.com/asia/se-asia/thailands-northeast-inundated-after-tropical-storm

BANGKOK (AFP) - Floods in northeastern Thailand have submerged homes, roads and bridges, leaving more than 23,000 people in evacuation shelters as anger grows over the government's "slow" emergency response.. Read more at straitstimes.com.

News Thailand East: Thailand-based Velo Says Blockchain Will Revolutionize Remittance in South East Asia

Published on: Monday 12 August 2019
Thailand-based Velo Says Blockchain Will Revolutionize Remittance in South East Asia
News source: https://fortune.com/2019/08/12/velo-blockchain-remittance-southeast-asia/

Cross border remittance is big business in Southeast Asia. According to the International Fund for Agricultural Development, over $65 billion is remitted into the region each year, with an ...

News Thailand East: Detention extended for Thai bombing suspects

Published on: Friday 16 August 2019
Detention extended for Thai bombing suspects
News source: https://www.thestar.com.my/news/regional/2019/08/17/detention-extended-for-thai-bombing-suspects

BANGKOK: A court in Thailand extended the detention of two suspects accused of planting two small bombs in front of police headquarters in Bangkok while South-East Asian foreign ministers were meeting nearby.

News Thailand East: Beloved Thai baby dugong dies with plastic in stomach

Published on: Friday 16 August 2019
Beloved Thai baby dugong dies with plastic in stomach
News source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/08/beloved-thai-baby-dugong-dies-plastic-stomach-190817060619932.html

She was dubbed the "nation's sweetheart" by Thailand's Department of Marine and Coastal Resources ... According to National Geographic, it can be found in warm coastal waters from East Africa to ...

News Thailand East: Thailand Rolls Out Medical Cannabis, But Don't Expect Another Canada

Published on: Monday 12 August 2019
Thailand Rolls Out Medical Cannabis, But Don't Expect Another Canada
News source: https://www.voanews.com/east-asia-pacific/thailand-rolls-out-medical-cannabis-dont-expect-another-canada

If all goes as planned, Thai citizens suffering from cancer and a handful of other diseases and disorders could start taking the country's first legal doses of medical cannabis within days. The Government Pharmaceutical Organization delivered its premier batch of cannabis oil to the Ministry of Public Health last week, eight months after Thailand became the first country to legalize the drug for medical use in Southeast Asia, a region known more for its harsh anti-drug laws. The 5-milliliter bottles are being rolled out to 12 hospitals across the country that will in turn dole out doses to the

News Thailand East: Mohammad Rifdean advances to East Asian Muay Thai final

Published on: Thursday 15 August 2019
Mohammad Rifdean advances to East Asian Muay Thai final
News source: http://www.bernama.com/en/sports/news.php?id=1757349

BANGKOK, Aug 15 (Bernama) -- Perak Muay Thai boxer Mohammad Rifdean Masdor has done Malaysia proud when he punched his way into the final of the East Asian Muay Thai Championships 2019 in Hong Kong, ...

News Thailand East: Brands warned of fickle Thai buyers

Published on: Thursday 15 August 2019
Brands warned of fickle Thai buyers
News source: https://www.bangkokpost.com/business/1731163/brands-warned-of-fickle-thai-buyers

Consumers in Thailand and around the world are becoming more disloyal to their favourite brands, with only 8% of people globally identifying as loyal to a specific brand of product, according to a study conducted by Nielsen.

News Thailand East: Britain searches for post-Brexit trading opportunities in South East Asia

Published on: Tuesday 30 July 2019
Britain searches for post-Brexit trading opportunities in South East Asia
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/britain-searches-post-brexit-trading-231703494.html

British foreign minister Dominic Raab will travel to Thailand on Wednesday to attend a meeting of 10 South East Asian countries, searching for new trading opportunities and stronger diplomatic ties ahead of Britain's exit from the European Union. Raab, appointed last week as part of new Prime Minister

News Thailand East: Thailand seeks deeper cooperation as ASEAN ministers meet

Published on: Tuesday 30 July 2019
Thailand seeks deeper cooperation as ASEAN ministers meet
News source: http://www.startribune.com/thailand-seeks-deeper-cooperation-as-asean-ministers-meet/513424362/

Southeast Asian foreign ministers opened their annual meeting Wednesday with a call from host Thailand for deeper integration to expand trade and bolster prosperity in the region amid rising global challenges.

News Thailand East: South East Asia’s booming meth industry – Thailand, Myanmar, China and Laos

Published on: Saturday 20 July 2019
South East Asia’s booming meth industry – Thailand, Myanmar, China and Laos
News source: https://thethaiger.com/hot-news/crime/south-east-asias-booming-meth-industry-thailand-myanmar-china-and-laos

A UN Office of Drugs and Crime report released last week states that the methamphetamine trade is now worth between US$30-61 billion per year in East and South East Asia, Australia, New Zealand and ...

News Thailand East: 34th ASEAN Summit Marks a Milestone in Thailand's ASEAN Chairmanship

Published on: Thursday 18 July 2019
34th ASEAN Summit Marks a Milestone in Thailand's ASEAN Chairmanship
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/34th-asean-summit-marks-milestone-010000286.html

BANGKOK, July 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Thailand is half-way through its Chairmanship of ASEAN for 2019. To overcome these challenges, Thailand, as ASEAN Chair, believes that collaboration with external partners is essential, as implied in the theme "Advancing Partnership for Sustainability"

News Thailand East: Thai Lunchbox And Grocery Shop Opens On Lower East Side

Published on: Wednesday 17 July 2019
Thai Lunchbox And Grocery Shop Opens On Lower East Side
News source: https://patch.com/new-york/lower-east-side-chinatown/thai-lunchbox-grocery-shop-opens-lower-east-side

Little Wayla opened on the Lower East Side. (Diana Yen) LOWER EAST SIDE, NY — From the owners of the recently opened Thai restaurant Wayla, a new Thai takeout and grocery shop has opened up next ...

News Thailand East: Recycled electronics are turning Thailand into a 'dumping ground for hazardous waste'

Published on: Monday 15 July 2019
Recycled electronics are turning Thailand into a 'dumping ground for hazardous waste'
News source: https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-07-16/recycled-tech-from-western-nations-destroying-thai-villages/11274578

Electronic waste from western countries, including Australia, is flooding the shores of South-East Asian nations like Thailand, sparking fears of air and water pollution. Environmental activists say ...

News Thailand East: Avani Hotels and Resorts to Open Two Resorts in Krabi, Thailand

Published on: Thursday 11 July 2019
Avani Hotels and Resorts to Open Two Resorts in Krabi, Thailand
News source: https://www.hospitalitynet.org/announcement/41003272/avani-koh-lanta-krabi-resort.html

Offering a little extra touch with every stay, Avani+ Koh Lanta Krabi Resort boasts 83 rooms nestled within pristine wooded parklands, offering stunning sea views from its gentle hills with direct access to a secluded white sand beach adjacent to the renowned Klong Dao Beach.