Wednesday November 21, 2018 15:18

General Press Release : 09 Nov 2018

HOLIDAY INN BANGKOK OFFERS BEAT-THE-TRAFFIC LOY KRATHONG DINNER POOLSIDE General—09 Nov 18

Loy Krathong revellers can avoid the traffic jams around the river and klongs during the evening of Thursday 22 November by visiting Ginger restaurant at Holiday Inn Bangkok, which is preparing a special BBQ station poolside along with its regular dinner

Regent#s International School Bangkok is proud to be a long standing member of FOBISIA General—09 Nov 18

Bangkok--9 Nov--Regent's International School Bangkok
Regent's is proud to be a long standing member of FOBISIA, the Federation of British International Schools In Asia.

The Federation celebrates 30 years in 2018 and there are now 65,000 students in 61 member schools. More schools hope to join in the coming years. This year 7,000 students took part in FOBISIA sports and a range of other activities across Asia. The annual leadership conference for Principals and Heads has just taken place in Bangkok.

Leaders must press Cambodia and Myanmar on human rights at ASEAN Summit, say regional General—09 Nov 18

Southeast Asian leaders must put human rights – including the crises in Cambodia and Myanmar – at the top of the agenda as they gather for the ASEAN Summit in Singapore next week (scheduled for 13-15 November), ASEAN Parliamentarians for

UN Committee Against Torture to review Maldives and Viet Nam General—09 Nov 18

The UN Committee Against Torture will meet in Geneva from 12 November to 7 December, 2018 to review six States, including Maldives and Viet Nam. The six States are among the 165 States parties to the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or

Malaysia: UN human rights expert on drinking water and sanitation to General—09 Nov 18

The UN expert on the human right to safe drinking water and sanitation will visit Malaysia from 14 to 27 November to assess how the country's legal, policy and institutional framework ensures access to drinking water and sanitation from a human rights

New Start, New Development: Shandong Amazes the World with its Speed of General—09 Nov 18

On October 16-19, 2018, the Information Office of the People's Government of Shandong Province hosted a successful event with the theme of "Shandong-New Start, New Development". Reporters from the mainstream media, such as the Associated Press (AP),

Kaleido Launches Blockchain Marketplace with Plug-and-Play Services and Solution Partnership General—09 Nov 18

- Blockchain platform leader Kaleido, in collaboration with ConsenSys and Amazon Web Services, is launching the first full-stack platform with a marketplace of plug-and-play services, integrations and partner software to accelerate enterprise blockchain

Boosting yields, raising incomes, and offering climate-smart solutions: System of Rice General—09 Nov 18

Farmers from eleven mostly rainfed provinces of Cambodia, Laos, Thailand, and Vietnam have reported higher yields and profits from paddy grown with System of Rice Intensification (SRI) management practices. In comparison with pre-project baseline

UN expert: Civil society is crucial for sustainable development in General—09 Nov 18

A UN human rights expert urged the Cambodian Government to work more closely with civil society groups, and said the best way for the country to achieve a durable peace and sustainable development was to put human rights at the forefront of

UPLIFTING THANKSGIVING FEASTING AT SEASONAL TASTES General—09 Nov 18

Celebrate a beautiful, bountiful Thanksgiving with traditional fare specially featured on Seasonal Tastes customarily indulgent international dinner buffet. Leading the enhanced festive classics served to order from live counters are traditional roasted

IVL brings eco-fashion by Thai youth to showcase at Dutch Design Week 2018 in General—09 Nov 18

Indorama Ventures Public Company Limited (IVL) brought the 3 eco-collections from RECO Young Designer Competition 2018 to showcase at Dutch Design Week 2018 in Eindhoven, Netherlands. It is the largest design event in Northern Europe which presents works

DSM launches first BodyConscious brand holistic wellness centre in General—09 Nov 18

Destination Spa Management Ltd. (DSM), a Hong Kong-registered global wellness management company, has opened its first BodyConscious holistic wellness centre in the heart of Bangkok, Thailand. DSM has developed over 30 concepts in 9 countries. Apart from

INDULGE IN THE FINEST CALIFORNIAN WINES FOR ONE NIGHT ONLY AT INTERCONTINENTAL General—09 Nov 18

On 14 November, in collaboration with Starmont Winery and Merryvale Vineyards, InterContinental Bangkok is hosting an exclusive wine tasting event from 19:00 to 21:00 hours at contemporary Italian restaurant Theo Mio. Representatives from these two

A National Treasure, Babe Ruth#s 1924 Home Run Bat, Going to Auction General—09 Nov 18

In 1924 Babe Ruth hit his first home run of the season off a pitch thrown by Hall of Fame pitcher Walter Johnson. That Home Run Bat was signed at the end of the game and presented to high school senior Phil Grossman. Grossman was the winner of a highly