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He was pastoring in Chicago and when his oldest daughter was school age, he and his wife, Bobbie, knew they didn't want to raise their children in the inner city of Chicago. While on vacation ... "God had brought us back to the same place and town as ...
Ten years ago, 17-year-old Jakob Polaco became a fan of a hometown Thai restaurant in Joplin. Now he has opened regional Thai restaurant, Aep, on 39th ...
Cape Town - Imagine seeing Thailand through cinematic video and virtual reality? Well thanks to the brand global team at Contiki and the Tourism Authority of Thailand, you can experience this 360 experience aimed at a millennial traveller. Contiki is ...
Bali in Indonesia ranked number one in the Asia list followed by Siem Reap in Cambodia, Phuket in Thailand, Hoi An in Vietnam, Kathmandu in Nepal, Hanoi in Vietnam, Ko Samui in Thailand, Bangkok in Thailand, Lombok in Indonesia and Tokyo in Japan.
FILE - The positions of colliding vehicles are marked at the site of a road accident during the Songkran festival in Bangkok, Thailand, April 13, 2013.
This is how the journey begins: slowly, cautiously, as though the bones of this train are old and must be treated with great care.
Thailand's military government is cracking down on traffic carnage, invoking special executive powers accorded by an interim Constitution to force automobile drivers and all their passengers to wear seatbelts.
The court sent Kooim to police custody till Thursday morning.Kooim works as business manager in Apollo Tyres at Bangkok in Thailand.
police pulled back from a three-week siege of the Dhammakaya temple this month after failing to find Phra Dhammachayo in a search that was frustrated by monks and devotees in one of the biggest challenges to Thailand's junta since a 2014 coup.
The Industrial Estate Authority of Thailand (IEAT) has asked the Labour Ministry to help with the recruitment of workers for the rubber industry in the South, and will collaborate with educational institutes to produce skilled vocational graduates over ...
In this Friday, March 3, 2017 photo, the female green green turtle nicknamed "Bank" swims in a pool at sea Turtle conservation Center n Chonburi Province, Thailand. A Thai veterinarian says the 25-year-old sea turtle has slipped into a coma two weeks ...
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, right, and Thailand's Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha walk together as they leave a joint press conference at the government house in Bangkok, Thailand, Tuesday, March 21, 2017. Duterte is in Thailand for a two ...
Since 1995, there's been talk of a pan-Asia rail connecting the 10 ASEAN nations - which will connect Singapore and Kunming, in southwest China, passing through Malaysia, Thailand, Cambodia and Vietnam before reaching China. Spur lines would link ...
Chanond Ruangkritya, Ananda's CEO and president, pushed for development of a smart city in Thailand during a media tour of the Kashiwanoha Smart City just outside Tokyo last week. "When should a project like [this] be born in Thailand? In five years ...
"During this visit to Thailand, the president and Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-Cha are scheduled to hold a bilateral meeting, where they will discuss issues of mutual concern, including political, economic, agricultural, energy, educational, and ...
The ceremony is one of dozens of marriages held over the last few months at the Al Meroz - the city's first entirely halal hotel.
This unique 38-villa resort, a member of the Small Luxury Hotels collection, is on the west coast of Phuket near Kamala Beach, which is close, but fortunately not too close, to Patong, the Thai island's seedy beachside nightlife area. Set on a jungle ...
It's been no secret that Thailand is hot to develop smart cities, where technology and data analysis are integrated with the public and private infrastructure to ...
AYUTTHAYA, Thailand, March 18, 2017 - The name of the ancient Thai city Ayutthaya doesn't easily roll off the tongue when when mentioning it in a discussion of world travel destinations.
Mr Gebbia said Trips will move the company beyond the home- sharing concept to end-to-end hospitality solutions comprising three core offerings of homes, experiences and places, helping deliver Thailand's outstanding and varied local experiences. "We ...
Teresa, a 2-year-old mixed breed, is happy in New Jersey after her January escape from a man in Thailand trying to butcher her for food.
... and we're walking down a dimly lit street just outside of Chiang Mai's old city in Northern Thailand. We're looking for Midnight Fried Chicken/Midnight Sticky Rice, a restaurant that is only open from 10p-5a and serves up some of the best drinking ...
It's a chilly early morning in Thailand's Mae Hong Son province and the forest-covered hills and mountains, now wrapped in misty cloud, seem relatively untouched for a country eager to develop.
Finding a city's secret spots can only really happen at human speed. In this series, World Running Guide, we'll provide information to help you discover your next destination through the eyes (or rather, feet) of a runner.
Bangkok (Reuters) - Thailand is investigating three new cases involving possible financial crimes at the country's biggest Buddhist temple, whose influential former abbot is wanted for suspected money laundering, police said on Wednesday.
government officials are working to settle compensation claims for 50 families living alongside a kilometer of rail track in Poipet town, to allow a rail link between Cambodia and Thailand to open by the middle of the year. Ly Borin, under-secretary of ...
The financing proceeds will fund the acquisitions of a 98.95-per-cent stake in Holcim (Lanka) Limited and a 65-per-cent stake in Holcim (Vietnam) Co Ltd from LafargeHolcim.
Judene Edgar is championing a support crew for Habitat for Humanity's Global Village project in South East Asia this June and is hoping to wrangle some helping hands.
Asia is home to some spectacular cities and I envisage that KKday members in Thailand will want to soak up the atmosphere and truly experience city breaks in Taiwan, Korea and Japan which are all popular vacation destinations for Thais; exciting cities ...
March 14--The aggressive network expansion of Thai Lion Air (TLA) is gathering pace, with five new routes set for launch in the next several weeks.
The woman, who is in her mid-30s, had been missing for several days before she was discovered walking in the popular tourist area of Khao San Road in Bangkok.
Thai Customs officer display seized rhino horns during a press conference at the customs office in Suvarnabhumi airport, Bangkok, Thailand, Tuesday, March 14, 2017. Thai authorities have seized 21 "beautiful" rhinoceros horns smuggled from Ethiopia ...
rights groups are urging Thailand's government to enact legislation banning torture and forced disappearances as its human rights record comes under United Nations review.
Bites are a regular and inevitable occurrence in this village in Thailand's northeastern province of Khon Kaen, where men fight daily battles with king cobras, the world's largest venomous snake.
Thailand needs to rein in rapid depletion of its natural resources, create more and better jobs, and provide support to millions of the poorest if it is to achieve green growth that brings prosperity to all, the World Bank said on Monday.
Village pastor has agreed to repeat the message during his weekly sermons. Prabhjeet and Name conducted the village assessment speaking to the pastor and other villagers.
Thailand's National Elephant Day is celebrated annually on March 13. It is a day of respect for an animal that is very important to Thai history and culture. In the Elephant Kraal Pavillion in the ancient historical city in Ayutthaya province, the ...
Cape Town - A Muay Thai professional on Monday demonstrated in the trial of Carl Schoombie's alleged killers how elbows, knees and shins can be used to inflict serious harm on someone lying on the ground.
As the mayor of one of Indonesia's most popular places for tourists to visit, how do you respond when a foreigner praises your city online? Well if you're Bandung Mayor Ridwan Kamil, and the foreigner is a woman from Thailand, this is how: "Got this ...
Ba Mak Village is located in the Kuri Buri National Park area of Prachuap Khiri Khan Province near the Myanmar border and is home to about 700 people including approximately 200 children.
One of the most momentous battles saw Myanmar forces attack the city of Ayutthaya Kingdom and raze it to the ground in 1767, forcing inhabitants to abandon the city. In Thai historical soaps and dramas, the Burmese are often portrayed as having ...
Meanwhile, in Thailand, authorities in both the capital city Bangkok and Chiang Mai, where Uber launched in late 2016, have also cracked down on so-called unlicensed taxi operators.
Calapan City, Oriental Mindoro - This city was chosen as one of the two cities which represented The Philippines in the Eight East Asia Summit High Level Seminar on Sustainable Cities held recently in Chang Rai City, Thailand. Calapan City Mayor Arnan C.
Threatened by the entrance of Uber and Grab's ride-hailing service, some 200 drivers in tourist-friendly Chiang Mai, Thailand, have decided to band together to drive out the new threat. The Bangkok Post has reported that the drivers of the song taew ...
People in the Thai city of Ayutthaya have called for help in controlling a large herd of feral pigs which are raiding their crops.
Asian money continued flow into global hospitality assets this week as a Thai real estate developer announced an agreement to buy a European hotel chain and associated properties for 330 million euros ($349 million).
In 2012, while traveling from my new home in Istanbul to a remote temple in Cambodia for research into Khmer archaeology, I stopped in Bangkok to change planes, lie comatose in a hotel for a night or two, and reimmerse myself in a city where I had ...
Before hitting the red carpet at Sunday's 89th annual Academy Awards in Los Angeles, Leonardo DiCaprio spent time in Thailand this week - where he was spotted on Wednesday at Ayutthaya Historical Park in Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya. The 42-year-old ...
Thai police appear to be making good on promises to clean up Pattaya, the so-called sex capital of the world, with more late-night raids of the city's nightclubs and illegal brothels. Photos have emerged of a bloodied British tourist lying on the side ...





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