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Terminals A1 and C0 are passenger terminals, with the former mainly used to berth passenger ships of up to 70,000 DWT. The cruise terminal boasts souvenirs and massage shops, a shopping centre and a supermarket. It is two hours south of Bangkok and an hour's drive from Pattaya. Port development

As part of the Thai digital drive the China-based company agreed a three billion yuan (£338.7m) three-year deal on durian sales with the Bangkok government, Alibaba said. No Durian. Image: No Durian. Jack Ma, co-founder of Alibaba, said: "China is on its way to becoming the world's largest ...
The mayor said the city government's programs should continue to trickle down to the barangay level. "The barangays should also make safety always a priority in their development ... 9; and Bangkok, Thailand on the 10th spot. Baguio's chief cop, Senior Supt. Ramil Saculles, said the city's police force ... SEA
Bangkok - Government Spokesman Lt Gen Sansern Kaewkamnerd disclosed Saturday the Prime Minister Gen Prayut had praised many provinces for encouraging holidaymakers to help conserve Thai culture by wearing traditional costumes to take part in Songkran celebrations. Lt Gen Sansern said ...
TBWA India and Black Swan Life Communications, both in Mumbai, have one finalist each. Other finalists spots in the region include two for McCann Worldgroup Bangkok and one each for Ahn Graphics in Seoul, Ogilvy & Mather Group HK in Hong Kong and Bito with Taipei City Government in Taiwan.

That know-how is matched by the remarkable high level of education and dedication to be found among the civil servants in Seoul's city government and ... philosophy, graffiti artists, rap dancers, punk bands, calligraphers and geneticists that you will not find in Singapore or Taipei, Hong Kong or Bangkok.
... delegated to the CMPO, the BDP remained largely discredited in the popular domain; but it continued to supply the foundations of planning knowledge among the city's government agencies. ..... Whether the grand dreams of Barasat–Bangkok freight corridors will work out is not the issue at stake.
Miyoshi Morris, one of three female workers suing the firm who testified at a Chicago city government hearing in February, said that male supervisors demanded sex for job security and advancement. "They flexed their power, threatened my career and suggested if I wanted to continue to provide for my ...
Given that Bangkok is often ranked as the most visited city in the world, this requirement for use of battery-powered electric vehicles can start to give a small, but important, stimulus to the electric vehicle industry in Thailand. But it's not only up to the government to act. I also believe that any consumer who ...
A Bangkok government official said Thursday that although the Sino-Thai community won't abandon the tradition overnight, she hopes they will least burn less. “It's a belief that they practice every year. Telling them to stop now wouldn't work,” said Suwanna Jungrungruang, deputy secretary of the Bangkok ...
Bangkok – Government agencies and the private sector have signed an agreement to stop using plastic film covering water bottle caps in an effort to reduce plastic garbage on land and sea. Permanent Secretary for Natural Resources and the Environment Wichan Simachaya, presided this week over the ...
That has all led to rapid consolidation in the industry in the past two years - from the 946 fireworks companies in Liuyang as of late 2015, 558 remain today, according to the city government's Firecrackers and Fireworks Management Bureau. The bureau did not respond to a request for comment from ...
Last month, at a Cabinet function on the lawn of Bangkok's Government House, deputy prime minister and defense minister Prawit Wongsuwan made a simple gesture: He raised his arm to shield his eyes from the sun. He might be wishing by now that he hadn't. In doing so, he exposed the bling on his wrist ...
October marked the final month of Thailand's year-long mourning period following the death of King Bhumibol Adulyadej. In the final days of September, amid the crowds of mourners dressed in black, the food stalls along Phahon Yothin 7, in the northern Bangkok neighborhood of Ari, received a colorful ...
... was marked on Monday by the taking down of black-and-white funeral bunting that had hung on the gates of Bangkok's Government House for a year. ... "This doesn't mean my love for His Majesty stopped," said Nithakan Rujiratkasemkij, a 40-year-old business owner in Bangkok, wearing a light pink ...

Bangkok governor Aswin Kwanmuang said Saturday morning it had rained all over Bangkok from 11pm Friday to 6am Saturday, causing floods in 55 areas. The BMA has tried to drain the water but the volumes had reached a critical point. City Hall will continue to drain the water and assist people in the ...
For a moment, it seemed like Bangkok was going to lose the very street food culture that's defined the city for decades. Local newspaper The Nation reported last Tuesday that the city was planning to ban food stalls in all 50 of its districts as part of an effort to “clean up” the streets and “return the pavements ...
It all started when the chief adviser to Bangkok's governor, Wanlop Suwandee, was quoted by English daily The Nation as saying the city is now "working to get rid of the street vendors from all 50 districts of Bangkok and return the pavements to the pedestrians. Yaowarat and Khao San Road will be our ...
UPDATE: 4/21, 9:44 a.m.: This post has been updated to reflect that street food has been banned from several of the city's major roadways and tourist areas, but not all streets. UPDATE: 4/21, 4:15pm: The Tourism Authority of Thailand has released a statement to assure tourists that Bangkok “remains a top ...
BANGKOK, Thailand -- Filipinos can now fly to Bangkok from Manila via AirAsia. -- ABS- ... The City Government of Davao has received P2 million from the Department of Agriculture to aid the needs of fisherfolk in the city through the Payapa at Masaganang Pamayanan or Pamana program of the ...
People have been living in the neighborhood around the octagonal fort since the reign of King Rama III, straddling along a busy canal just outside Bangkok's eastern perimeter at the time. In 1991, the Bangkok government ordered the residents to leave and make way for a public park project.
The Thai state and society and the Malays of Patani had enjoyed a comfort level that fell apart after the Bangkok government tried to push their constructed narrative and identity upon the local Muslims to the point that they felt their faith was being compromised. Armed insurgency came half a century after ...
Top: Junta chairman Prayuth Chan-ocha meets Nikolai Patrushev, the former FSB chief who heads Russia's security council, Wednesday at Bangkok's Government House. Original photo: Government House. A photo of a letter appealing for American intervention by a group of Russians in Thai custody is ...
Bangkok – Government agencies and the private sector have signed an agreement to stop using plastic film covering water bottle caps in an effort to reduce plastic garbage on land and sea. Permanent Secretary for Natural Resources and the Environment Wichan Simachaya, presided this week over the ...
A Bangkok government official said Thursday that although the Sino-Thai community won't abandon the tradition overnight, she hopes they will least burn less. “It's a belief that they practice every year. Telling them to stop now wouldn't work,” said Suwanna Jungrungruang, deputy secretary of the Bangkok ...
That has all led to rapid consolidation in the industry in the past two years - from the 946 fireworks companies in Liuyang as of late 2015, 558 remain today, according to the city government's Firecrackers and Fireworks Management Bureau. The bureau did not respond to a request for comment from ...
BANGKOK — Government air strikes and shelling of ethnic Kachin rebels in northern Myanmar have killed five civilians and wounded more than a dozen others since the weekend, a lawmaker and activists said Tuesday. The government offensive has also trapped more than 3,000 other civilians, miners of ...
BANGKOK — Government air strikes and shelling of ethnic Kachin rebels in northern Myanmar have killed five civilians and wounded more than a dozen others since the weekend, a lawmaker and activists said Tuesday. The government offensive has also trapped more than 3,000 other civilians, miners of ...
Last month, at a Cabinet function on the lawn of Bangkok's Government House, deputy prime minister and defense minister Prawit Wongsuwan made a simple gesture: He raised his arm to shield his eyes from the sun. He might be wishing by now that he hadn't. In doing so, he exposed the bling on his wrist ...
Last month, at a Cabinet function on the lawn of Bangkok's Government House, deputy prime minister and defense minister Prawit Wongsuwan made a simple gesture: He raised his arm to shield his eyes from the sun. He might be wishing by now that he hadn't. In doing so, he exposed the bling on his wrist ...
Defense Minister Prawit unknowingly created his own suffering when he lifted his right arm and shaded his grinning face during a sun-drenched ceremony at Bangkok's Government House on December 4. His immaculate white uniform's sleeve retracted and exposed an expensive watch on his wrist above ...
Shaw Growth Ventures owns 65 Main St., a complicated property that includes the lot and the building Ansonia city government wants to use as a new police ... The private owners of 65 Main Street have closed their parking lot to the public (across from Massimino's Pizza, Copper City Grill, Bangkok Room).
The Bangkok government hasn't gone so far as the neighbours -- yet. But with an election looming, preceded by political freedom, the military's already stated threats to reporting that "goes too far" is a danger sign. The Ministry of Defence and the junta itself have shown a tendency, if not enthusiasm, ...
Bangkok – Government spokesman Lt Gen Sansern Kaewkamnerd disclosed Saturday that people will only be permitted to ignite fireworks during the New Year festival from 11.00 p.m. on December 31, 2017, to 1.00 a.m. on January 1, 2018, without having to ask for permission from the district directors in ...
The fire broke out on Saturday at a furniture shop on the mall's third level and quickly engulfed an outsourcing business on the top floor, said a spokeswoman for the city government, Ma Teresita Gaspan. The cause was not known but an investigation was being launched as authorities searched for the ...
The group has also said it wants the Jakarta city government to stop sponsoring New Year celebrations, which attract many thousands of people. About 90,000 police officers will be on duty cross the country during the end-of-year holidays, in an operation largely aimed at preventing militant attacks.
October marked the final month of Thailand's year-long mourning period following the death of King Bhumibol Adulyadej. In the final days of September, amid the crowds of mourners dressed in black, the food stalls along Phahon Yothin 7, in the northern Bangkok neighborhood of Ari, received a colorful ...
... was marked on Monday by the taking down of black-and-white funeral bunting that had hung on the gates of Bangkok's Government House for a year. ... "This doesn't mean my love for His Majesty stopped," said Nithakan Rujiratkasemkij, a 40-year-old business owner in Bangkok, wearing a light pink ...
Bangkok governor Aswin Kwanmuang said Saturday morning it had rained all over Bangkok from 11pm Friday to 6am Saturday, causing floods in 55 areas. The BMA has tried to drain the water but the volumes had reached a critical point. City Hall will continue to drain the water and assist people in the ...
A loud outcry followed news the Bangkok government was banning the city's beloved street food, but happily, the Tourism Authority of Thailand say it's ... Although much-loved street food areas of Sukhumvit Soi 38, Thong Lor, Ekkamai and Phra Khanong have already been cleared, The Bangkok Post ...
UPDATE: 4/21, 9:44 a.m.: This post has been updated to reflect that street food has been banned from several of the city's major roadways and tourist areas, but not all streets. UPDATE: 4/21, 4:15pm: The Tourism Authority of Thailand has released a statement to assure tourists that Bangkok “remains a top ...
In this Mad Max-style dystopia, they will then get a maximum of 25 litres per person, as the city government desperately tries to reduce water consumption to half of what it was just two years ago. The first things you see when you land at Cape Town's gleaming airport are signs imploring visitors to save ...
Last month, at a Cabinet function on the lawn of Bangkok's Government House, deputy prime minister and defense minister Prawit Wongsuwan made a simple gesture: He raised his arm to shield his eyes from the sun. He might be wishing by now that he hadn't. In doing so, he exposed the bling on his wrist ...
But the companies were able to renew their business permits with the city government of Davao after passing fire safety inspection by the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP), Plaza said. How SSI and NCCC secured fire safety inspection certificates from the bureau is one of the things an inter-agency task force ...
The fire broke out on Saturday at a furniture shop on the mall's third level and quickly engulfed an outsourcing business on the top floor, said a spokeswoman for the city government, Ma Teresita Gaspan. The cause was not known but an investigation was being launched as authorities searched for the ...
BANGKOK - Government leaders, diplomats, top politicians and rights activists yesterday expressed their sorrow over the death of former foreign minister and ASEAN secretary-general Surin Pitsuwan yesterday. Surin, 68, succumbed to a massive heart attack. He collapsed at his residence and was ...
October marked the final month of Thailand's year-long mourning period following the death of King Bhumibol Adulyadej. In the final days of September, amid the crowds of mourners dressed in black, the food stalls along Phahon Yothin 7, in the northern Bangkok neighborhood of Ari, received a colorful ...
Last week the company launched a pilot programme in Bangkok at ... in South Korea in the city of Suwon with support from the city government.


 

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