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2014-01-15 04:21:56

BANGKOK, Thailand, Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sansiri Public Company Limited, a leading real estate company, has been awarded the Best Developer in Thailand by "South East Asia Property Awards 2013" in recognition of the company's hard work and passion. This award also highlights Sansiri's outstanding position among other developers in South East Asia. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140115/HK46768 ) Therefore, it is not surprising that Sansiri's real estate...

2014-01-14 00:20:51

BANGKOK, Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As anti-government protesters set to shutdown Bangkok, the pressure on Thailand's mass media have grown very rapidly. Recently, a number of Thailand's national TV broadcasters and major newspapers have been under scrutiny from both sides for being unfair in their coverage of the shutdown. Therefore, as the protest continues, there is high possibility that protesters could surround and occupy offices of traditional media such as print and...

2013-12-31 20:20:37

BANGKOK, Dec. 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- History was made this New Year's Eve in Bangkok as the world's highest ball drop took place on the rooftop of the Tower Club at lebua hotel. Perched 872 feet high (64 stories tall), the brightly lit, rainbow colored ball was visible across the city for over 1.8 km (1 mile). This was the inaugural year of the Bangkok Ball Drop at lebua, which is to become an annual New Year's Eve tradition for Thailand. Measuring 2.1 meters wide (7 feet) and...

2013-12-24 23:02:56

Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau has finally revealed the top 5 finalists who will visit and write about each MICE destination venue. Bangkok, Thailand (PRWEB) December 24, 2013 Over the past 12 weeks, October – December 2013, MICE Professionals/MICE Bloggers from around the world were invited to participate in the “Thailand MICE Destination Review Competition” online contest, partly organized by the Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (TCEB). This campaign aims to...

2013-12-20 23:21:37

Let's welcome the new year with music, dance and fun. Phuket, Thailand (PRWEB) December 20, 2013 Following the trend of electronic music festivals around the world, the Creative Electronic Music and Dance Festival began last year by the Tourism Authority of Thailand in collaboration with Elite Entertainment and Karon Municipality. Phuket Electronic Music and Dance festival 2013 on Karon Beach in conjunction with Karon Beach New Year Countdown 2014 is another exciting event to attend...

2013-12-20 23:21:33

myMEDholiday adds Panama to its listing of best medical tourism destinations because of its convenient location in the Americas, outstanding doctors, excellent healthcare capability all at affordable prices. Bangkok, Thailand (PRWEB) December 20, 2013 myMEDholiday.com, expands its offering of the best medical tourism destinations around the world, to include Panama as a leading Latin American medical tourism destination for its medical tourism directory. myMEDholiday offers the web’s...

Instagram Publishes Top 10 Most Instagrammed Locations Of 2013
2013-12-13 13:48:48

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The Siam Paragon massive shopping complex in Bangkok, Thailand was the most Instagrammed location of 2013. Instagram published its year-end review of the top 10 most Instagrammed places in the world on Friday, showing how Instagram use and travel has changed over the year. Last year, the Suvarnabhumi Airport in Bangkok topped the 2012 list, but that location has been bumped to make room for a new number one. “The Siam Paragon...

2013-12-12 23:27:15

Hungary is included to myMEDholiday portal as a leading European medical tourism destination because of its easily accessible location, high quality health services at internationally competitive prices. Bangkok, Thailand (PRWEB) December 12, 2013 myMEDholiday.com, expands its service offering of the leading medical tourism destinations around the world, to include Hungary as a leading European destination for its medical tourism directory. myMEDholiday offers the web’s most...

2013-12-11 11:51:46

Recent increasing police activities focused on people who inject drugs in Thailand have involved reported injustices that may lead to riskier behaviors in people who inject drugs (PWID), according to a study published this week in PLOS Medicine. The results of the study, by Thomas Kerr and colleagues, from the University of British Columbia, Canada, found that urine drug testing, which has become widely available since around 2000, was identified as a key tool used by the police, with some...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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