The Unwavering Ideal – Kraisak Choonhavan 72 Years

The Unwavering Ideal – Kraisak Choonhavan 72 Years

Imagine the Sky & Other Visions of Kraisak Choonhavan An exhibition of paintings and drawings

Bangkok on the edge

Bangkok on the edge

A series of small bombs that exploded in Bangkok on August 2 on the margins of an Asean summit appear to have been planted to cause panic and embarrass the government but also point to unhealed rifts in Thailand

Hong Kong’s Summer of Discontent

Hong Kong’s Summer of Discontent

Nobody knows where Hong Kong’s rolling protests will take the commercial, semi-autonomous enclave, but its youth are mobilized, its government has dug in and its unlikely anything will ever be quite the same again

Olympic Medals Crafted from Recycled Gadgets

Olympic Medals Crafted from Recycled Gadgets

The Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games Organizing Committee are moulding their medals from recycled, discarded electronic waste, following the example of the 2010 Vancouver Olympic and Paralympic Games

13th ASEAN Defense Ministers’ Meeting for Sustainable Security

13th ASEAN Defense Ministers’ Meeting for Sustainable Security

This 13th ASEAN Defense Ministers’ Meeting (ADMM) and ADMM Plus were held on 10 -12 July 2019 at the Shangri-La Hotel, Bangkok where they discussed sustainable security for ASEAN.

 Asalha Puja & Khao Phansa

Asalha Puja & Khao Phansa

The start of the Buddhist Rainy Season Retreat On the full moon of the 8th lunar month, usually in mid July, Buddhists will celebrate Asalha Puja, or Dharma Day, which falls the day before the start of the Buddhist Rainy Season Retreat, known in Thai as Khao Phansa. This year, these two holy days are on the 16th and 17th of July.

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Royal Barge Procession Postponed to December 12

Royal Barge Procession Postponed to December 12

The Royal Barge Procession scheduled to take place on Thursday, 24 October has been postponed to Thursday, 12 December 2019 because of the Chao Phraya river’s extremely strong currents.

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The Unwavering Ideal – Kraisak Choonhavan 72 Years
The Unwavering Ideal – Kraisak Choonhavan 72 Years

Imagine the Sky & Other Visions of Kraisak Choonhavan An exhibition of paintings and drawi

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Bangkok on the edge
Bangkok on the edge

A series of small bombs that exploded in Bangkok on August 2 on the margins of an Asean summit appear to have been plant

Read More +
Hong Kong’s Summer of Discontent
Hong Kong’s Summer of Discontent

Nobody knows where Hong Kong’s rolling protests will take the commercial, semi-autonomous enclave, but its youth are m

Read More +
Olympic Medals Crafted from Recycled Gadgets
Olympic Medals Crafted from Recycled Gadgets

The Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games Organizing Committee are moulding their medals from recycled, discarded electroni

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13th ASEAN Defense Ministers’ Meeting for Sustainable Security
13th ASEAN Defense Ministers’ Meeting for Sustainable Security

This 13th ASEAN Defense Ministers’ Meeting (ADMM) and ADMM Plus were held on 10 -12 July 2019 at the Shangri-La Hotel,

Read More +
 Asalha Puja & Khao Phansa
Asalha Puja & Khao Phansa

The start of the Buddhist Rainy Season Retreat On the full moon of the 8th lunar month, usually in mid July, Buddhists

Read More +