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Thai Airways to Operate on 16 Routes in July –

BANGKOK, June 10 (TNA) – Thai Airways International (THAI) will operate on 16 routes to Asian, European and Australian destinations in July – September. Nond Kalinta, THAI’s executive vice president for commercial affairs, said the airline would operate on the 16 routes during July and September to meet the demand of business people and tourist. […]Read More

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Decoding Chula’s Rise to World-Class Caliber Being Crowned Asia’s Top

Chula’s Vice President reveals four important factors leading Chula to be named Asia’s No.1 (No. 23 in the world) university for sustainability by THE (Times Higher Education) Impact Rankings 2021 while stressing the local and global impacts of research and innovation by faculty members and students. According to Assoc. Prof. Dr. Natcha Thawesaengskulthai, Vice President […]Read More

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El Niño Takes Its Toll on Southeast Asia

Rising temperatures and water shortages are affecting many countries in Southeast Asia, thanks to the El Niño climate phenomenon. Rivers and watering holes are drying up. Because of the worsening drought that has spread across the region, farm output has decreased. Millions of farmers are now without their livelihoods, exacerbating poverty and food insecurity in […]Read More

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Asia-Europe Parliamentary Partnership Meeting Begins in Ulaanbaatar

9th Asia-Europe Parliamentary Partnership Meeting takes place in Mongolia Ulaanbaatar, 21.04.16/ The 9th Asia-Europe Parliamentary Partnership (ASEP9) Meeting starts today in Ulaanbaatar, as the first meeting of the nine side events taking place in Mongolia ahead of the 11th ASEM Summit. The ASEP9, as an inter-parliamentary forum for exchanging of diplomacies and partnership proposals, hosts […]Read More

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Number of patients with type A influenza in Thailand likely

BANGKOK, 14 December 2015 (NNT) – Public Health Minister Piyasakol Sakolsattayatorn said the World Health Organization (WHO)’s report in November 2015 indicated that the number of patients with influenza in most Asia countries is likely to decrease. However, in some countries the number of patients with Type A influenza is likely to increase, including Qatar, […]Read More

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Deadly 7.5-Magnitude Earthquake Jolts South Asia

A powerful earthquake hit northern Afghanistan earlier, with tremors being felt in Pakistan and India as well. The magnitude 7.5 quake was centred in the mountainous Hindu Kush region, 45 kilometres (28 miles) south-west of Jarm, Afghanistan, the US Geological Survey reported. The death toll from an earthquake crossed 200 in Pakistan, according to BBC. […]Read More

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Thailand ready to host the 4th “Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants”

BANGKOK, 21 October 2015 (NNT)- Minister of Tourism and Sports Kobkarn Wattanavrangkul said on Tuesday that Thailand is ready to host the 4th “Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants” event in 2016. The award, which honors the 50 best restaurants in Asia, is scheduled for February 29th next year. The Tourism and Sports Minister added that the […]Read More