Monday June 25, 2018 03:27

IN THE WORLD Press Releases

LAYANA RESORT LAUNCHES 10% DISCOUNT ON NEW WEBSITE Lifestyle—20 Jun 18

It's been over 5 years since Layana Resort & Spa last made serious changes to its website. In that time, so much has changed, both at Layana and in the world of technology. The resort, therefore, is delighted and proud to be relaunching

Traditional culture lights up China#s Yichang city General—20 Jun 18

YICHANG, China--20 Jun--Xinhua-AsiaNet/InfoQuest
Yichang, a city in central China's Hubei Province, famed for historic figures, largest hydro-power station in the world, pianos and poetry, is now thriving on its rich traditional culture.

The state council, China's cabinet, proposed in the 2018 government work report in February to advocate excellent traditional culture of Chinese nation and build a prosperous cultural society with Chinese characteristics.

Over 150 distinctive activities at grass-root level have since been held in Yichang.

Moreover, the city government has invested more than 10 billion yuan (1.6 billion U.S. dollars) in major cultural infrastructure, including the new city museum, urban planning exhibition hall, sports center, science and technology museum and activity center for women and children. About 95 percent of villages and communities are equipped with standard entertainment square, according to Yichang Municipal Government.

An average of over 80 large-scale poetry activities are held every year, with 100,000 participants from local communities. An estimated over 400,000 residents participated in various kinds of poetry activities last year in the city.

The city is also home to 15 poetry research and creation teams, and 39 poetry societies.
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The Finest Tea Brand in the World General—15 Jun 18

The quintessential afternoon tea wouldn't be "quite so" without highly acclaimed and prestigious TWG tea on the menu, and Pathumwan Princess Hotel is proud to unveil its partnership with TWG that promises to deliver an experience unlike any other. A wide

Microsoft Office gets a makeover IT—14 Jun 18

Starting Wednesday, the most-used productivity product in the world is getting a makeover. Whether you're writing a letter in Word, managing a budget in Excel or sending an email in Outlook, Microsoft Office is the go-to place to get stuff done for

Bosch: Road safety is a shared responsibility Vision of accident-free mobility through Driver Automotive—13 Jun 18

- In 2017, Thailand registered highest road fatality rates in the world, ranks 12th in most congested roads - Bosch continues to significantly investment in research and development to invent life-saving vehicle technology - Collaborative sustained

Sea to Plate - Fresh from the Sea, cooked to your plate General—05 Jun 18

Thailand is known for its tasty and savoury food, with a host of cultural influences from different countries in its traditional cuisine. Its exotic flavours and aromatic scents make it one of the most appreciated cuisines in the world. The seafood in

RS revealed second-half year plan with the continuous implementation of MPC business plan, offering Stcoks—04 Jun 18

Impressive!! "RS" the only company in the world that announced its achievement through Multi-platform Commerce (MPC) by managing its strong existing media platform to strongly generate revenue and commercial profit. The company revealed its 2018 second

U21 Ranking of National Higher Education Systems 2018 General—11 May 18

The Universitas 21 Ranking is the only report in the world to assess national higher education systems, meeting a long-standing need to shift discussion from the ranking of the world's best universities, to the best overall systems in each country.

Singapore#s Largest ICO Advisory Centre Launches Most Ambitious ICO Consortium in the Stcoks—23 May 18

Last Friday at Suntec Convention Centre, PLMP Fintech announced the Initial Coin Offering (ICO) of 9 Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs), including that of PLMP's own token -- Creatanium (CMB). The event introduced potential contributors to the

Society for Threatened Peoples: Criticism of the Growing Influence of Authoritarian General—01 Jun 18

The Society for Threatened Peoples (STP) has warned against restricting the freedom of independent non-governmental organizations at the United Nations (UN). "The influence of authoritarian states in the world organization continues to grow.

HSBC launches facial-recognition banking for corporate customers Stcoks—10 May 18

HSBC Holdings PLC has become one of the first banks in the world to let corporate customers access mobile banking using facial-recognition technology, speeding up the log-in process and increasing account security. Clients can now use Face ID in 24

Cristiano Ronaldo Announces New Animated Series, STRIKER FORCE 7 In Partnership With Graphic India Entertainment—10 May 18

- The biggest sports star in the world creates new character entertainment property to be developed across numerous media platforms for his fans - Cristiano Ronaldo, the world's leading athlete, announced his partnership today with Graphic India, a

PEZ Auctions Royal Dream Couple, Harry and Meghan General—02 May 18

Austrian sweets manufacturer PEZ has developed an exclusive souvenir for the wedding of the year. Fans of the happy couple and of the cult-brand can join in the bidding for a distinctive dispenser set, the only one of its kind in the world: Prince Harry

Rosatom and National Geographic bring the audience a new documentary series project, Wild Edens, General—20 Apr 18

Rosatom and National Geographic announced at the Palace of Neptune in Madrid (Spain) the launch of a new documentary series, Wild Edens, filmed in the world's most stunning untouched places and their inhabitants – wildlife and fauna alike,

IDA launches Inaugural Bond, Pioneering New Model for Development Finance: First IDA bond raises Stcoks—18 Apr 18

The International Development Association (IDA) today launched its first bond in its nearly 60-year history, as investors around the globe seized the opportunity to invest in a triple A-rated asset and support life-changing investments in the world's

Holiday Swap Has Arrived, Removing the Cost of Travel Accommodation in Todays Sharing Lifestyle—12 Apr 18

Created by James Asquith (who broke the Guinness World Record for being the youngest person to travel to all 196 countries in the world over a 5 year period), Holiday Swap reduces one of the largest costs of travel - the accommodation. (Photo:

THE DINING ROOM AT THE HOUSE ON SATHORN MAKES THE LIST FOR ASIAS 50 BEST RESTAURANTS FOR ITS SECOND General—11 Apr 18

Asia's 50 Best Restaurants is one of the most prestigious culinary awards in the world and getting listed is always a good feeling. And it's precisely how The Dining Room at The House on Sathorn is feeling these days – now that it's made the list

Dusit International introduces new hotel brand for #millennial-minded Properties—03 Apr 18

ASAI Hotels to offer authentic local experiences in the world's most vibrant neighbourhoods Dusit International, one of Thailand's foremost hotel and property development companies, has introduced ASAI Hotels, a distinctive new brand designed to link

Harley Davidson Roma Is Proud To Announce The Opening Of Our Site Automotive—27 Mar 18

Harley Davidson is one of the most recognizable motorcycle brands in the world. It is a brand that is associated with speed, quality, precision, and fine appearance. Harley Davidson Roma and Harley Davidson Usato Garantito offer the people of these areas

XCMG Forges World#s First Intelligent Production Line for Crane Turntables, Entering Intelligent IT—26 Mar 18

XCMG, the world's leading construction machinery manufacturer, is now building up the industry's first intelligent production line for crane turntables with a daily production capacity of 40, the largest in the world. The move keeps the company at the

Experience 1,200 Year Old Lantern Festival to Celebrate Buddha#s Birthday in Seoul, the Capital of Lifestyle—20 Mar 18

In celebration of Buddha's birthday, the annual Lantern Festival, or Yeondeunghoe, is scheduled to be held this coming May in downtown Seoul, South Korea. The Festival is not only the biggest one of its kind in the world, but also one of the "world's

Seven Out of 10 Top School Systems Are in East Asia Pacific But More Needs to be Done, World Bank Stcoks—16 Mar 18

JAKARTA, March 15, 2018 – The East Asia and Pacific region has seven of the top ten performing education systems in the world, with schools in China and Vietnam showing significant progress, according to a new World Bank report released today. This

IKEA Bang Yai Now, Theres a Choice! Business—15 Mar 18

Today, IKEA Thailand welcomes visitors to our second store, IKEA Bang Yai, the biggest store in Southeast Asia and the only IKEA store in the world that is fully integrated into a shopping centre. With a total area of 50,278 square meters, 41 room

Booking.com Names Chatrium Hotel Riverside Bangkok A Guest Review Award Lifestyle—14 Mar 18

Booking.com, one of the largest travel e-commerce companies in the world, announced that Chatrium Hotel Riverside Bangkok has been named a Guest Review Award Winner for 2017. The travellers' website said it grants the award to accommodation partners that

SPARTAN RACE: BRINGING COMPETITIVE PEOPLE TOGETHER THROUGH ONE GOAL Entertainment—13 Mar 18

The Spartan Race is one of the fastest growing sporting events in the world. In 2017 alone, there were over 200 races organized in 30 countries where both professional and amateur athletes took part. This race is challenging not only for newbies but for

SodaStream Introduces New At Home Automatic Sparkling Water Maker - The Fizzi One IT—13 Mar 18

SodaStream International Ltd. (NASDAQ: SODA) the No.1 sparkling water brand in the world, announced the launch of its newest automatic sparkling water maker - Fizzi One Touch, today at the 2018 International Home + Housewares Show in Chicago. Photo -

Blue Sky Rooftop Bar Dining Releases Its New Modern French Bistro Menu 2018 Centara Grand at General—12 Mar 18

Blue Sky at Centara Grand at Central Plaza Ladprao Bangkok, named as one of the 15 Most Exciting Rooftop Bars in the World by Architecture Art Design website, has just launched its brand new mouth-watering Modern French Bistro menu Executive Chef