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.

What is the RCEP?

What is the RCEP?

At the recent 34th ASEAN Summit held in Bangkok on 22 and 23 June 2019, ASEAN leaders said they were committed to conclude negotiations of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) by the end of 2019.

We are Expats

We are Expats

First of all, congratulations for making it this far. I don’t know you personally, but I feel like we would be friends, if not purely because the lack of English-speaking foreigners in Bangkok would somehow force us to be.

Facebook’s Role in the Rohingya Conflict

Facebook’s Role in the Rohingya Conflict

Regulating the spread of hate speech on social media has become a heated topic of concern, particularly following the case study of Facebook’s role in the Rohingya conflict.

Advancing Partnership for Sustainability 34th ASEAN Summit, 20-23 June 2019

Advancing Partnership for Sustainability 34th ASEAN Summit, 20-23 June 2019

After ten years, the ASEAN chairmanship has returned to Thailand. On Friday, while speaking at the Bloomberg ASEAN Business Summit, Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha told business leaders that Thailand was once again stable and ready to lead the ASEAN Community forward.

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THE ART AND CRAFT OF GUIDING THE CENTRAL BANK
April/May 2016

THE ART AND CRAFT OF GUIDING THE CENTRAL BANK

Prasarn Trairatvorakul, recently retired governor of the Bank of Thailand, reminisces on a meaningful career.

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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 +
What is the RCEP?
What is the RCEP?

At the recent 34th ASEAN Summit held in Bangkok on 22 and 23 June 2019, ASEAN leaders said they were committed to conclu

Read More +
We are Expats
We are Expats

First of all, congratulations for making it this far. I don’t know you personally, but I feel like we would be friends

Read More +
Facebook’s Role in the Rohingya Conflict
Facebook’s Role in the Rohingya Conflict

Regulating the spread of hate speech on social media has become a heated topic of concern, particularly following the ca

Read More +
Advancing Partnership for Sustainability 34th ASEAN Summit, 20-23 June 2019
Advancing Partnership for Sustainability 34th ASEAN Summit, 20-23 June 2019

After ten years, the ASEAN chairmanship has returned to Thailand. On Friday, while speaking at the Bloomberg ASEAN Busin

Read More +