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Technology

Drink Coffee for a Longer Life

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Scientists have found that people who drink coffee appear to live longer. Drinking coffee was associated with lower risk of death due to heart disease, cancer, stroke, diabetes, and kidney disease. According to a study by researchers at the University of Southern California, people who consumed a cup of coffee a day […]Read More

News

Woman Sues Starbucks for $5 Million for Putting Too Much

Putting too much ice in iced drinks could potentially cost businesses millions of dollars, as Starbucks is learning the hard way. Chicago resident Stacy Pincus has filed a $5 million class action lawsuit against the coffeehouse chain for filling coffee cups with too much frozen water. Pincus is alleging that although the company sells beverages […]Read More

Isan

World’s first anti-corruption coffee shop opened in Ubon Ratchathani

UBON RATCHATHANI, 22 August 2015 (NNT) – The NACC and the UNDP have opened the world’s first ‘Corruption Unwelcome’ coffee shop at Ubon Ratchathani University, the NACC President says. The President of the National Anti-Corruption Commission, (NACC) Panthep Klanarongran, has officiated the opening of the ‘Corruption Unwelcome’ coffee shop at Ubon Ratchathani University with the […]Read More

Bangkok

‘Starbung’ coffee vendor defies multinational giant Starbucks

A Thai coffee vendor yesterday refused to drop his “Starbung Coffee” logo, defying legal threats by Starbucks. Last week, a Thai law firm filed a complaint on behalf of Starbucks Coffee Co against Damrong Maslae, 44, for not complying with an injunction issued last year for him to remove the logo from his sidewalk stall […]Read More

Technology

Nestlé invests $119.7 million to increase production in Thailand

Nestlé will invest more than CHF 98 million (THB 3.5 billion) in Thailand to increase manufacturing of its products including coffee and ice cream. The two year investment will support the expansion of the Company’s existing factories in Thailand, as well as the construction of a new Nestlé Quality Assurance Centre. The plans aim to […]Read More

Bangkok

Coffee company owner shot dead in Bangkok Rama III park

The owner of “Lavita Coffee” was shot dead while exercising in a public park on Bangkok’s Rama III road Tuesday morning. Following a homicide report at 6am, police rushed to Chalerm Phrakiat Park to find the body of Somchai Leuangtrakul, 57. He had a gunshot wound in the back of head, one in the hip […]Read More