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Canadian Couple Giving Hope to Kids in Chiang Rai

. . CHIANG RAI -Canadian’s Brian and Karen Shaben never had kids of their own, but, by next week, they’ll have 24 to look after.  “That’s just the ironic part, how do you go from zero kids to 24?” Brian said with a laugh. The Canadian couple, founders of World Wide Life Humanitarian Partnership Society […]

October 30th, 2015 | Posted in Chiangrai News,NGO's Chiangrai | Read More »

Tourism Authority Promotes 246 Kilometer Race Along Mekong

    BANGKOK – Thailand’s Tourism and Sports Ministry is organizing a long-distance bike race along Mekong River as part of a ”Mekong cyclists” tournament. Tourism and Sports Minister Korbkarn Wattanawarangkun said winners of the long-distance bike race scheduled from October 30 until November 3 will be awarded cups from His Royal Highness Crown Prince […]

October 29th, 2015 | Posted in Sports,Tourism News | Read More »

Tour Bus Overturns Injuring 24 Tourist in Ratchaburi Province

. . RATCHABURI – Twenty-two people were injured when their tour bus overturned in a ditch in Ratchaburi’s Photharam district on Thursday afternoon, there were 34 people on board. Pol Lt Pradit Khongprem, a duty officer at Photharam police station said the coach was returning from Damnoen Saduak floating market when the driver lost control […]

October 29th, 2015 | Posted in Regional News | Read More »

Humble Garbage Collecting Teen Win’s Thai Beauty Contests

. . BANGKOK – A heart-warming picture has emerged online showing a young beauty queen returning to her hometown in Thailand to say thank you in the most modest way to the woman who raised her. Wearing her glittering crown, silk sash and heels,17-year-old Khanittha ‘Mint’ Phasaeng – who won the title of Miss Uncensored […]

October 29th, 2015 | Posted in Regional News | Read More »

Can Thailand Really Boost its Economy

. . BANGKOK – Thailand’s history of military coups has made policymakers too focused on political stability rather than foreign investment, according to a panel of experts. At the CNBC 14th Asia Business Leaders Awards in Bangkok on Wednesday, issues like transparency remained major sticking points for investors hesitant to place their bets on Southeast […]

October 29th, 2015 | Posted in Economy & Business | Read More »

China End’s 35 Years of One Child Policy

. . BEIJING – China’s Communist party will ease family planning restrictions to allow all couples to have two children after decades of the strict one-child policy, the ruling Communist Party said on Thursday, a move aimed at alleviating demographic strains on the economy. China’s One-Child Policy was formally instituted 35 years ago on September […]

October 29th, 2015 | Posted in World News | Read More »

Evicting a Tenant in Thailand

. . It is a goal for many people to become a landlord. They purchase property for the purpose of renting it out for passive income. The property owner interviews perspective tenants, ensures that they sign a lease agreement, and that they put down a deposit. However, all of this does not prevent bad tenants […]

October 29th, 2015 | Posted in Thai Legal | Read More »

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