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  1. PHL to attract more FDIs for hosting APEC Meetings in '15 - OxfordRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Philippines Today

    Foreign direct investments to the Philippines are expected to increase vis-a-vis the country's hosting of the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation Summit Meetings 2015. Oxford Business Group Country Director Lauren Denny said the country would be able to present its competitiveness during the year-long event, thus, further cementing the country's strong domestic expansion.

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  2. Wattcost wins the inaugural SingTel Group-Samsung Regional Mobile App ChallengeRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    Following months of intensive pitching, mentorship and submissions, Wattcost emerged the winner of the first SingTel Group-Samsung Regional Mobile App Challenge. The challenge is organised by the SingTel Group, including SingTel in Singapore, Optus in Australia and the regional mobile associates, AIS in Thailand, Airtel in India and Africa, Globe Telecom in the Philippines and Telkomsel in Indonesia, in partnership with Samsung.

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  3. Pick-up in travellers to Thailand and China from ChangiRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Nation

    Two of Changi Airport's key markets - China and Thailand - recorded growth in passenger traffic last month, after almost a year of decline. This gave a boost to overall traffic at Changi Airport which handled 4.49 million passengers, a 1.9 per cent jump compared with October last year.

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  4. Left BehindRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | CNN

    I have never known my father to be a traveler or to try many new things. He is very habitual and loves to stay in his comfort zone.

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  5. SINGAPORE: Pick-up in travellers to Thailand and China from ChangiRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Asia News Network

    Two of Changi Airport's key markets - China and Thailand - recorded growth in passenger traffic last month, after almost a year of decline. This gave a boost to overall traffic at Changi Airport which handled 4.49 million passengers, a 1.9 per cent jump compared with October last year.

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  6. Prayut coy on Yingluck travel banRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    Asked whether politicians are now allowed to discuss political matters in public, Gen Prayut said the National Council for Peace and Order was taking care of this matter and would decide on a clear set of rules about what kind of statements should be allowed and what should be prohibited. "Some may not be permitted to travel abroad ... the next level may be that they are banned from financial transactions.

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  7. Riverton teen sizes up tramping challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Southland Times

    Riverton 15-year-old Robbie Grove will travel to Nepal next year as part of the Youth to Everest programme. The 15-year-old is travelling to Nepal next year as part of the Youth To Everest programme and will spend 16 days tramping and visiting sherpas, orphanages and schools.

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  8. Dispatch: Beth Gerdes' Tips For Getting Back In ShapeRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Inside Triathlon

    Beth Gerdes proudly sports several titles these days-pro triathlete, coach and, most importantly, Mom. Along with boyfriend Luke Mckenzie, Gerdes welcomed daughter Wynne in May of this year.

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  9. Danny to soldier on in bid to keep Tour cardRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Star Online

    The seasoned campaigner will have to grit his teeth and play through the pain as he seeks to retain his Asian Tour playing card. Despite fears of his shoulder injury acting up again, the 41-year-old has decided to travel to Thailand to compete in this week's King's Cup.

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  10. Union wants Labour Ministry to keep out foreign helicopter pilotsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Nation

    The Helicopter Pilot Labour Union is seeking help from the Labour Ministry to revise the Alien Working Act to preserve jobs for locals. "The [Civil Aviation] department has revised some conditions and allowed foreign pilots to work in Thailand, which violates the regulation that reserves such work for locals.

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  11. Tinder guys with tigers aiding animal abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    Main offender: Thailand is home to places like the "Tiger Temple" in Kanchanaburi, a so-called sanctuary for tigers that tourists can visit and pose with one of the huge cats for a quick Tinder photo. It's a "thing" on Tinder, apparently.

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  12. Chumphon storm spawns waterspoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bangkok Post

    A waterspout whipped up the coast off this southern province on Tuesday as the weather bureau advised travellers to Koh Tao to check conditions in the Gulf of Thailand. The waterspout swirled for 15 minutes about two kilometres off Haad Sairee in Muang district before petering out, according to Kulwadee Norphan, who captured it on her mobile phone and posted it to the "Chumphon Alert" Facebook page.

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  13. Four Dutch women cycle through SE Asia for women's rightsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Thanh Nein News

    After getting their Master's degree, four Dutch girls decided to travel from Jakarta to Amsterdam on a pair of red tandem bikes to raise awareness for women's rights. Carlijn Bettink, Lidewij Ponjee, Sophie van Hoof and Monique van der Veeken -- the four founding members of the R4WR foundation -- started cycling last September in Indonesia.

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  14. Rising Demand Keeps Bali Tourism Ahead Of The CurveRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hospitality Net

    C9 Hotelworks Ltd. 9 Lagoon Road, Cherngtalay Thalang, Phuket, 83110 Thailand Phone: +66 7627 1535 Fax: +66 7627 1536 Visit Website Bali's hotels are seeing increased demand despite broader concerns about what seems to be an endless stream of new rooms coming online. In a new report released by leading hospitality firms Horwath HTL and C9 Hotelworks figures show the overseas arrivals though August of this year surged 14% year-on-year.

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  15. Myanmar House Speaker visits ThailandRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Pattaya Mail

    Khin Aung Myint, Speaker of the Myanmar House of Nationalities, the country's parliament, is visiting Thailand and hopes both countries will boost cooperation, bilateral relations, understanding and the exchange of legislative knowledge. Thailand's National Legislative Assembly welcomed the Myanmar House Speaker at Parliament today, the first day of his Monday-Wednesday visit.

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  16. Thai orphan shuns Kim Kardashian adoption offerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | News10.net

    Thai orphan shuns Kim Kardashian adoption offer BANGKOK - From obscurity in a coastal Thai orphanage, a 13-year-old girl named Pink has become an internet hero. Check out this story on news10.net: http://usat.ly/1zRDnP5 BANGKOK - From obscurity in a coastal Thai orphanage, a 13-year-old girl named Pink has become an Internet hero.

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  17. Koh Chang developer turns to Thai buyersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bangkok Post

    KOH CHANG: Siam Royal View Co, a property firm owned by a Swiss investor, will shift its focus to Thai buyers, as they are less put off by political troubles. An aerial view of the Siam Royal View project on Koh Chang.

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  18. Motorhome dealer to set up facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bangkok Post

    The local distributor of Auto-Sleepers, luxury motorhomes from England, plans to start local assembly by mid-2015 to cash in on falling import duties and the increasing popularity of camping trips. "We've set an initial budget of 50 million baht for the assembly plant in Nonthaburi," said Sitticheep Somkearti, sales and marketing director of Motorhomes & Caravans Thailand, the authorised importer and distributor of Auto-Sleepers in Southeast Asia.

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  19. The Rich Flavors of Cambodian CuisineRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Budget Travel

    The waitress brought exactly what I ordered, but it still came as a surprise. Instead of a plate, my Fish Amok was served in a coconut shell.

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  20. Ellsworth Adhesives Achieves ISO 9001:2008 Certification at International LocationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    Ellsworth Adhesives France, Iberica, and Germany join the Ellsworth Adhesives UK and Swedish branches that have already been ISO 9001 certified which further distinguishes the Ellsworth Adhesives brand across Europe. Ellsworth Adhesives, a global distributor of adhesives, specialty chemicals and dispensing equipment, is pleased to announce that its Spain, France, and Germany facilities are now certified to ISO 9001:2008 for the distribution of adhesives and associated application equipment; and specialty repackaging of adhesives and resins.

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