Wednesday January 23, 2019 08:42

ESCAPE Press Releases

ESCAP-Energy Foundation China sign agreement to boost low carbon and sustainable energy targets in General—14 Jan 19

The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) and the Energy Foundation (EF) today signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to deepen their collaboration in promoting sustainable energy for economic development and

CHI THE SPA AT SHANGRI-LA HOTEL, BANGKOK OFFERS RIVER ESCAPE TREATMENT General—11 Jan 19

CHI, The Spa at Shangri-La Hotel, Bangkok invites guests to escape to the serenity the riverside with the "River Escape" treatment for a perfect day of pampering by an experienced therapist. The "River Escape" journey begins with a 30-minute detoxifying

Escape with Dusit แพ็คเกจที่พักราคาพิเศษ พร้อมฟรีอาหารเช้าและมื้อค่ำ ที่โรงแรมดุสิตดีทู ทั่วไป—09 Jan 19

"แพ็คเกจห้องพัก – Escape with Dusit" โรงแรมดุสิตดีทู เชียงใหม่ ขอมอบสิทธิประโยชน์ที่มาพร้อมกับข้อเสนอสุดพิเศษกับ "หลบหลีกความวุ่นวายไปผ่อนคลายกับดุสิต" แพ็คเกจห้องพักในราคาสุดพิเศษรวมบริการอาหารเช้าสำหรับผู้ใหญ่สำหรับ 2 ท่านและเด็ก 2 ท่าน

United Nations ESCAP Executive Secretary appoints Eminent Persons Advisory General—07 Jan 19

In view of the UN Development System transformation currently underway, the Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) has appointed an Eminent Persons Advisory Group to identify strategic

Regional UN meeting calls for nature-based solutions to tackle growing environmental General—23 Nov 18

Countries in Asia and the Pacific have been urged to transition towards a more circular economy, where materials are reused, re-manufactured or recycled, and take more innovative actions to address some of the most pressing environmental challenges faced

Five unique holiday stays in Thailand Agodas list of quirky themed hotels for a memorable Lifestyle—22 Nov 18

While all hotels aim to help travelers escape from their daily grind, some take it to the next level by creating environments that fully immerse you in a concept, era or even a different world! Whether you want to be a cowboy for a day, get a bird's eye

Asia-Pacific countries strengthen regional transport connectivity to drive sustainable General—21 Nov 18

Bangkok (ESCAP news) – Countries in the region today reinforced their commitment to implement the Regional Action Programme for Sustainable Transport Connectivity in Asia and the Pacific, Phase I (2017 – 2020). The Programme was adopted by

Krabi awarded Global Low-Carbon Ecological Scenic Spot at Global Forum on Human Settlements General—15 Nov 18

Krabi was awarded the "Global Low-Carbon Ecological Scenic Spot" at the 2018 Annual Session of Global Forum on Human Settlements and Sustainable Cities and Human Settlements Awards ceremony held on 30-31 October, 2018, at the United Nations Economic and

SO SOFITEL HUA HIN INTRODUCES THE NEXT LEVEL OF IMAGINATIVE ESCAPE Lifestyle—07 Nov 18

SO Sofitel Hua Hin launches its brand new wing with state-of-the-art of leisure facilities and room types for business and leisure travellers. Guests staying at the hotel can look forward to the new 16-meter x 60-meter Signature Pool, consisting of a

Journey through the celestial plains with Spa Cenvarees new Starry Night Events—06 Nov 18

Just like the seasons, Spa Cenvaree's treatment programs are always changing. Now, why not join us on the 26th floor of Centara Grand at CentralWorld for a 150-minute 'Starry Night Spa Ritual' – a wonderful way to escape the stress of city life

SO SOFITEL HUA HIN UNVEILS THE NEXT LEVEL OF IMAGINATIVE ESCAPE WITH THE LAUNCH OF NEW Lifestyle—02 Nov 18

The outstanding diversity of Thailand's tourism products is to rise to a whole new level with the opening of a brand new wing with state -of-the-art of leisure facilities and room types for business and leisure travellers. Guests staying at the hotel can

โรงแรมโซ โซฟิเทล หัวหิน เปิดเฟสใหม่ ยกระดับประสบการณ์ท่องโลกเหนือจินตนาการ ชูจุดเด่น แห่งแรก! ไลฟ์สไตล์—02 Nov 18

โรงแรมโซ โซฟิเทล หัวหิน (SO Sofitel Hua Hin) บริหารโดยแอคคอร์โฮเทล เปิดเฟสใหม่ อย่างเป็นทางการ ยกระดับโรงแรมเป็น the Next Level of Imaginative Escape อีกขั้นเหนือจินตนาการแห่งการพักผ่อน ตอบโจทย์ นักเดินทางทั้งธุรกิจและพักผ่อน เป็นโรงแรมแห่งแรก!

Armida Salsiah Alisjahbana assumes helm of UNESCAP General—01 Nov 18

Deeper regional cooperation to tackle transboundary challenges while accelerating implementation of Sustainable Development Goals Bangkok (ESCAP News) – Dr Armida Alisjahbana, the new Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic and Social

Global Forum on Human Settlements calls for urban innovation toward achieving SDG 11 and the New General—31 Oct 18

The Global Forum on Human Settlements (GFHS) 2018 concluded today at the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) in Bangkok as participants gathered to commemorate World Cities Day. The two-day meeting organized

Winners of the UN Day Asia-Pacific Contest 2018: The Sustainable Development Goals, My General—24 Oct 18

To mark United Nations Day 2018 held each year on 24 October, the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) invited professional and budding photographers from the region to participate in a photo and animated GIF

Asia-Pacific countries adopt declaration to improve data and statistics to drive sustainable General—22 Oct 18

Countries in Asia and the Pacific on Friday adopted a declaration that will strengthen national statistical systems to present a more complete picture of the region's development, and support good governance, health and human rights. The declaration,

SALA HOSPITALITY GROUP INVITES GUESTS ON A SUITE ESCAPE IN PHUKET AND KOH Lifestyle—16 Oct 18

Spending the night in just got more tempting with a three-night stay in a Two-Bedroom Presidential Pool Villa inclusive of luxurious in-villa indulgences for up to four guests The Two-Bedroom Presidential Pool Villa Suite at SALA Phuket Resort and Spa

Ministerial conference in Bangkok adopts declaration to advance space applications in General—10 Oct 18

Ministers and high-level officials from nine countries in Asia-Pacific have committed to advance regional cooperation and leverage the use of space applications to achieve the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. The ministerial declaration agreed at

Ministerial Conference on Space Applications for Sustainable Development in General—04 Oct 18

The Third Ministerial Conference on Space Applications for Sustainable Development in Asia and the Pacific will be held on 10 October at the UN Conference Centre in Bangkok. Organized by the UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific

UN Green Industry Conference opens in Thailand General—04 Oct 18

The Fifth Green Industry Conference opened in Bangkok today, with a strong focus on the opportunities green growth could yield for businesses and emerging economies. Organized by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), together

New initiative to advance womens entrepreneurship in Asia-Pacific launched at UN General General—01 Oct 18

A new initiative to advance women's entrepreneurship in Asia-Pacific was launched on the sidelines of the 73rd session of the UN General Assembly in New York today, by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP),

5th United Nations Conference on Green Industry 3 - 5 October 2018 General—28 Sep 18

5th Green Industry Conference, organized by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) and the Government of Thailand, takes place from 3 - 5 October

ททท. ชวนเที่ยวเกาะหมาก โลว์คาร์บอน จัดกิจกรรมYoga Escape เสริมสุขภาพกาย-ใจ ไลฟ์สไตล์—26 Sep 18

เกาะหมาก ได้รับสมญานามว่าเป็นเกาะโลว์คาร์บอน โดยมีปัจจัยเอื้อหลายด้านด้วยกัน โดยเน้นทุกกิจกรรมการท่องเที่ยวให้เป็นโลว์คาบอน ได้แก่ การใช้พลังงานทดแทน ทำแปลงเกษตรอินทรีย์ ลดการใช้เครื่องยนต์ ใช้พาหนะจากพลังงานไฟฟ้า รถจักรยาน และเน้นกิจกรรมท่องเที่ยว

UN launches first campaign to eliminate violence against children and adolescents with disabilities General—25 Sep 18

Countries in Asia-Pacific have committed to accelerate efforts to promote the rights of, and eliminate violence against, children and adolescents with disabilities. The pledge came as part of the regional launch of the Global Campaign for the 'Good

Saving money sounds right, but can you say no to special deals? UnionPay offers hottest promotions Stcoks—10 Sep 18

All of us with routine desk jobs know the freedom and happiness of retail therapy and how amazing it feels to escape the boredom of office work by bringing home items from latest collections. But how could we compromise between our needs to shop and save

Countries Inch Forward On Paris Agreement Implementation As Bangkok Climate Talks General—10 Sep 18

Amid growing calls for urgent and strong climate change action, the supplementary Bangkok Climate Change Talks closed today with uneven progress on the guidelines that will tell the world how to implement the Paris Climate Change Agreement. The

EXPERIENCE THE AUTHENTIC THAI AT SPA CENVAREE, CENTARA GRAND BEACH RESORT VILLAS HUA General—06 Sep 18

Regarded as one of Hua Hin's finest for luxurious massage, Spa Cenvaree at Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Hua Hin invites you to make for a pleasant escape this month with "The Authentic Thai" spa journey, curated to provide head-to-toe

ซีกัล ร่วมเปิดประสบการณ์ใหม่ จัดแคมเปญออนไลน์ใหญ่สุดเอกซ์คลูซีฟฉลองซีกัลครบรอบ 47 ทั่วไป—06 Sep 18

ซีกัล แบรนด์ชั้นนำด้านธุรกิจเครื่องครัวสเตนเลสสตีลและนอนสติ๊กคุณภาพของไทย ฉลองครบรอบ 47 ปี เปิดประสบการณ์ครั้งใหม่ให้แก่กลุ่มลูกค้า จัดแคมเปญออนไลน์ เปิดโอกาสให้ลูกค้าร่วมดื่มด่ำกับความประทับใจที่ถูกสร้างสรรค์ขึ้นแบบเฉพาะ ด้วยที่พักที่โรงแรม Escape Khao

Asia-Pacific countries agree on inclusive technology and innovation policies to achieve Sustainable General—05 Sep 18

Senior government officials from Asia and the Pacific, along with civil society representatives and the private sector have committed to promote more inclusive technology and innovation policies to deliver the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), at a

ESCAP-UN Climate Change partnership to strengthen climate action in General—03 Sep 18

UN Climate Change and the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) have signed a new agreement to strengthen regional climate action, with a focus on meeting the targets of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development