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North Korean Beer Banned For Export, Sold as ‘Fake’ in

A popular North Korean beer banned under international sanctions for export outside the country is now being bottled in China and sold to restaurants as a smuggled product, sources living near the border say. The Daedong River Beer now being bought in China is not a genuine North Korean product, but is a fake, a […]Read More

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Learn to craft your own beer!

Beer Lab in cooperation with the Institute of Innovation will be organizing a Craft Beer Workshop in Room 207 of Building INC 1 at the Thailand Science Park, Rangsit. The workshop will cover 2 days from 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. The first day, on Sunday, November 26, 2017, participants will learn about the history […]Read More

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Selling draft beer at 7-Eleven does not break law

A senior public health official said selling draft beer by CP All, which owns and operates 7-Eleven convenience stores, at one of it’s stores in China Town does not break the 2008 Alcohol Control Act. The assurance came after the official, Mr Asadang Ruayajin, deputy director-general general of the Department of Disease Control, inspected the […]Read More

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Beer Festival Targeted by Militants: Malaysian Police Chief

Police on Thursday said militants planned to sabotage Malaysia’s biggest beer festival, which was canceled earlier this week after an Islamic party warned about how celebrating the alcoholic beverage could encourage immoral behavior. Citing security concerns, Malaysia’s police chief said his department would not have allowed The Better Beer Festival 2017 to go ahead in […]Read More

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Online campaign kicked off to liberate craft beer making

An arrest of a law graduate who made his own beer for self-consumption and sale led to heated online debates and a campaign on Change.org for the authorities to liberate craft beer making. Thaopipop Limjitkorn, 28, was arrested over the weekend after Excise Department officials raided his three-storey shop house and found tools for making […]Read More

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Booze Regulator Warns Public on ‘Instant Beer’

BANGKOK — Thailand’s top anti-alcohol crusader pre-emptively warned the public today about a product most have likely never heard of. Samarn Footrakul, head of the Alcohol Control Board, warned that imports of so-called “instant beer” will require permits from both the Customs and Excise Tax departments because it is considered a “special good” under the […]Read More

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Police to summon 24 celebrities as outcry rages over beer

Police will summon 24 entertainment celebrities about their posting pictures of themselves with beer products on social media, which looked to clearly violate article 26 of the Alcohol Beverage Control Act 2008, deputy police chief Pol General Pongsapat Pongcharoen said Saturday. Their actions were inappropriate for people of public standing, he said. Read more: The […]Read More