Anantara Siam Bangkok unveils new Thai-inspired guestrooms

21 October 2017, 8:29 pm

Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel has unveiled its new contemporary Thai-inspired guestrooms, offering discerning leisure and business travellers even more luxurious style at the brand’s Thai flagship property. Designed by Jeffrey A. Wilkes of LTW Designworks ...... Read More »

King's legacy still felt strongly as Thailand bids goodbye

21 October 2017, 6:58 pm

"Thai people will never be the same again as Thailand will never be the same again," said Thitinan Pongsudhirak, a political scientist at Bangkok's Chulalongkorn University. Thais born when Bhumibol's reign began 70 years ago who are still alive today have ...... Read More »

Thailand won't pay 'large sums' to keep national boss Milovan Rajevac

21 October 2017, 12:06 pm

as reported in the Bangkok Post. "We cannot afford to pay him large sums of money, but if he wants to stay, it will be a great pleasure for us. Milovan Rajevac is halfway through a one-year contract as Thailand national boss. "Right now, we can see that ...... Read More »

Bangkok returns to mourning colors, but what of the future?

21 October 2017, 3:12 am

BANGKOK (AP) -- Tucked in his cramped clothing stall in an enormous Thai mall, Pirumchai Asiram sits on a plastic chair flanked by two worlds - bright, vibrantly colored shirts and dresses to his right, neat stacks of somber apparel in blacks and whites to ...... Read More »

Thailand rehearses lavish $90 million funeral for late king

20 October 2017, 4:16 pm

BANGKOK (Reuters) - Drums and a band played as officials in black tops and ancient costumes rehearsed on Saturday for the funeral procession of Thailand’s late King Bhumibol Adulyadej, whose cremation next week is expected to be attended by a quarter of ...... Read More »

PV Talk: Thailand goes hybrid while prices hit Malaysian solar

19 October 2017, 5:50 pm

The Thai market that’s really developing at the moment is the ... Constant will be speaking at the Solar and Off-Grid Renewables Southeast Asia conference in Bangkok on 20-21 November.... Read More »

Thai king marks completion of royal cremation site ahead of funeral

18 October 2017, 4:30 am

BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn on Wednesday presided over a ceremony marking the end of the construction of the royal crematorium that will be used in the funeral of his father, the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej, on Oct. 26.... Read More »

11 free things to do in Bangkok

16 October 2017, 10:09 pm

One reason for the Thai capital's popularity, besides its gorgeous religious buildings and proximity to pristine beaches, is how budget friendly it is – if you eat like a local and avoid túk-túks you can save major baht. Beautiful Bangkok is a city ...... Read More »

5 new reasons to visit Bangkok right now

15 October 2017, 5:58 pm

New amusement parks, music festivals and the pioneering success of Thai "New Latitude" wines are just some of the attractions encouraging Singaporeans to extend their stay in Bangkok. It is no secret that Singaporeans love the Thai capital. Almost one ...... Read More »

If You Want To Sink Your Teeth Into Thailand, Visit A Bangkok Dentist

15 October 2017, 4:33 pm

Want to get your teeth into Thailand? Don't come for Phuket, Samui, Chiang Mai, shopping or sex... There's a better reason: getting your teeth fixed. Recently, when a jolly dentist told me I needed all my teeth out and dentures, I wasn't too happy.... Read More »

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