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The Hangover - Part II
The Wolfpack is in tons of trouble again! Stu is getting ready and he and his buddies travel to Thailand for the nuptials.
Thu May 23, 2013
Spas still attractive to foreigners despite currency movement
The baht's appreciation has not resulted in Thai spas losing their competitiveness in the region, and the Kingdom is still one of the world's top five destinations for this service.
Inter Press Service
Remittances Buoy Up Myanmar's Economy
"I still have several more loads to go," she says as the clock strikes nine p.m., marking the start of her 14th hour on the shift.
Asia News Network
BANGKOK: Exporters more optimistic in second half as baht stabilises
Thai exports are expected to enjoy better growth in the second half of the year, as companies anticipate concrete government action to stabilise the baht and penetrate new markets.
Central Pattana branching out into four ASEAN markets
Central Pattana, the country's leading mall developer, has announced an overseas expansion plan involving the establishment of seven shopping complexes in four key Asean markets: Malaysia, Myanmar, Vietnam and Indonesia.
Wed May 22, 2013
Businesses demand action as officials downplay power cut
Tourism officials downplayed the impact of Tuesday night's power outage in the South, but tourism operators and the country's biggest private-sector association expressed fears for their business and demanded the government take steps to ensure that such a situation does not happen again.
South hit by huge electricity blackout
A massive power blackout hit 14 southern provinces Tuesday night after a transmission failure in Prachuap Khiri Khan cut off supply from the Central Region.
South power restored ...
Thailand's worst ever power outage is over, says Egat, but worried residents of the South are still anxious after the entire region was left in the dark for two hours last evening.
FTI wants answers after outage
Tanit Sorat, a vice-chairman of the Federation of Thai Industries , called on relevant agencies to determine the cause of the outage quickly, saying clear explanations and preventive measures would ensure business confidence.
Tue May 21, 2013
Pig farmers up in arms over US pressure
Members of the Swine Raisers Association of Thailand and other concerned parties are considering marching to Government House in protest against US pressure on Thailand to open up its market to US pork and offal.
The Miami Herald
Massive power failure strikes southern Thailand
A massive power failure has affected more than 8 million people in Thailand's 14 southern provinces, including popular tourist areas such as Koh Samui and Phuket, in one of the country's biggest blackouts in recent memory.
Mon May 20, 2013
CEB pioneers direct flights to Phuket, Thailand
THE Philippines' largest national flag carrier, Cebu Pacific announced it will begin direct flights from Manila to Phuket, Thailand, starting August 16, 2013.
Sat May 18, 2013
Once upon a time, long before ASEAN , there was Indochina, comprised of Thailand, West Malaysia, Burma , Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos.
Fri May 17, 2013
Barcelona tops Gogobot list of top summer destinations
The Best Summer Destination selections were drawn from the more than 60,000 places visited by more than 2.5 million registered Gogobot users, their friends and like-minded travellers in their network.
A traveler's guide to eating insects
Crickets are some of the most commonly eaten insects in the world and are regarded as a solution for the malnutrition problem plaguing Laos.
Wed May 15, 2013
Qatar, Bangkok airlines in new ...
DOHA/BANGKOK: Qatar Airways yesterday announced a new codeshare agreement with Bangkok Airways to destinations across Thailand and the capital cities of neighbouring Cambodia and Myanmar, said a press statement.
One for two
Thailand is to invite Laos to sign up to a single-visa scheme for foreign tourists when the country's leaders meet at a summit in Chiang Mai on Sunday, a government source said.
Plodprasop stands by 'rubbish' jibe
Deputy Prime Minister Plodprasop Suraswadi insists he will not apologise to opponents of the Asia-Pacific Summit who have accused him of insulting them.
Thailand tops hotel investment poll
Thailand was voted the most attractive nation in Southeast Asia for investment in the hospitality industry at the Asia Pacific Hotel Investment Conference, thanks to the country's strong infrastructure and ongoing tourism boom.
Thailand: English Teachers required in Bangkok, Thailand for May 2013
ITALY Successful and well known language school is situated between Milan and Turin, opened in 1972 is now for sale due to retirement.