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3 hrs ago | The Telegraph
German consul general Rainer Schmiedchen is flanked by Til Fischer and Lucas Drescher in Calcutta.
Should public schools teach Evolution or Creationism?
Should the minimum wage be raised to $9 per hour?
5 hrs ago | Bangkok Post
Popular resort destinations near Bangkok will be bustling from Dec 5-10 thanks to the positive atmosphere from easing political tensions.
6 hrs ago | EKathimerini
Maria Karra first started to make an impact with her charity work in Southeast Asia.
10 hrs ago | EHotelier Global Hospitality News
Dorsett Appoints Jasmin Lim as GM. Dorsett Hospitality International is pleased to announce the appointment of Jasmin Lim as the General Manager of Dorsett Cheras, its newest mid-scale hotel which will open in first quarter 2014.
15 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency
From Minggu Simon Lhasa and Piyarat Nisangkard BANGKOK, Dec 4 -- The Thai economy remains on track to register growth this year despite the lost economic opportunities caused by the prolonged protests by the anti-government groups.
19 hrs ago | Bangkok Post
His Majesty the King gives Barack Obama an audience at Siriraj Hospital on Nov 18, 2013 during the US President's three-country visit to Southeast Asia.
19 hrs ago | Incentive
While the majority of U.S.-based groups choose destinations such as the Caribbean for their incentive trips, a growing number are considering long-haul destinations such as Thailand, as shown in this year's Incentive Industry Roundtable.
PETALING JAYA: It is still safe to travel to Bangkok despite the recent massive political unrest taking place in the capital of Thailand, says the Tourism Authority of Thailand in Malaysia.
New Delhi, Dec 3 : India Tuesday said it was following the developments in Thailand and was in constant contact with its embassy in Bangkok in the wake of widespread anti-government protests in the Southeast Asian country.
In the first eight months of 2013, the Philippines welcomed over 3 million international visitors with Korean, American and Japanese visitors being lead contributors.
Angkor Wat is set to be the venue of a special concert in the spirit of wa - the Japanese word for harmony - tonight featuring traditional music from across Southeast Asia and Japan.
First launched at 329 hotels in the US and Canada, the state-of-the-art mobile check-in service is now available at 20 additional Marriott hotels in 19 countries including Thailand, Singapore, India, Australia and Philippines.
The Burma government's reforms since a quasi-civilian government took charge in 2011 appear to be improving its poor reputation for corruption, with global watchdog Transparency International on Tuesday boosting the country's ranking in its annual survey.
The protests will likely undermine investor confidence and an already fragile growth outlook for next year, a credit negative factor for Thailand, according to Moody's Investors Service.
The folk-music genre which originated in Osaka is now celebrated by a dedicated museum, which opened last year in a suburb of the city A recent business trip to Japan left me with a few days in Osaka to find out more about the lively summer-festival music kawachi-ondo, one of my favourite Japanese roots styles.
The Tourism Authority of Thailand said the four major markets of Asean, South Asia, Oceania, and Africa are showing negative signs for bookings this month and next month.
The political protests currently taking place in parts of Bangkok don't seem to be affecting travel to and within Thailand .