Quantcast

Latest Thailand Stories

2014-10-28 23:04:39

As part of its partnership with Mahidol University’s ASEAN Institute for Health Development, DARA Drug and Alcohol Rehab has awarded its first fully funded scholarship to Lubna Altaf Husaain, a master’s degree student in Mahidol’s Addiction Studies program. BANGKOK, THAILAND (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 DARA Drug and Alcohol Rehab, as part of its ongoing partnership with Mahidol University’s ASEAN Institute for Health Development, has selected Lubna Altaf Husaain as the recipient of...

2014-10-28 08:33:54

DALLAS, October 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MarketReportsOnline.com adds Thailand Medical Tourism & Forecast market research report of 74 pages with 65 Figures and 3 Tables to the healthcare segment of its online industry intelligence library. This research provides a complete analysis of top 15 countries who visited Thailand for medical treatment. All the 15 countries in the report have been studied from 2 viewpoints: Medical Tourists Visits in Thailand from the year...

2014-10-28 00:28:43

Critical Industries, such as Oil and Gas and Chemicals, not likely to be Impacted by Political Turmoil LONDON, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This study analyses the Thai automation industry and the opportunities for automation vendors. It discusses the revenue generated by automation and safety system suppliers and the drivers, restraints impacting the adoption of automation technologies. The objective is to identify major end users, the distribution channel for each product and the...

2014-10-17 12:30:57

BANGKOK, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Grand Canal Land Public Company Limited or "G Land," one of Thailand's leading property developers, is making a new history through the launch of "The Super Tower" project in Bangkok. Developed as ASEAN's tallest building and one of the world's top 10 skyscrapers, The Super Tower will stand 615 meters tall and have a total of 125 floors. The Super Tower is positioned as not just a world-class attraction but also ASEAN's new economic hub....

2014-10-17 12:25:56

Communist Vietnam's policies and practices were observed to be the major source of destabilization of Southeast Asia, if allowed to stay the current course. PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A Southeast Asia Conference was recently held in Washington, D.C., featuring diverse, local and international, speakers from Hawaii, Thailand and France as well as Laotians, Khmers, Montagnards and Americans with related expertise and experiences from academic institutions, business...

2014-10-14 08:23:04

WASHINGTON, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Southeast Asian countries will invest $13.6bn in smart grid infrastructure between 2014 and 2024. This investment will include smart metering and the modernization of electricity transmission and distribution networks with sensors, communications and software. By 2024, the largest markets will be Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, the Philippines and Vietnam, according to a new study published today by Northeast Group, LLC. "Smart...

2014-10-09 08:23:57

Linking Global Economy with Local Expertise to Boost Business Events Success BANGKOK, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (Public Organization) or TCEB has spearheaded a response to the government direction of advancing key policy areas by announcing a campaign to reassert Thailand's MICE industry leadership position among the international business community. Making the announcement at the IT&CMA and CTW Asia-Pacific 2014, the bureau...

2014-10-08 23:12:49

Now the world-renowned yoga teachers of Siddhi Yoga will be training aspiring yoga teachers in Thailand as well Rishikesh, India (PRWEB) October 08, 2014 Siddhi Yoga recently announced that it will be providing yoga teacher training in Thailand from 2015. The retreat will open at Koh Samui. However, dates for the courses in Thailand are yet to be announced. Thailand is bestowed with natural beauty and has rich culture and ancient roots. In recent years, it has emerged as a prime yoga hub...

2014-10-08 08:21:40

BANGKOK, Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mr. Sanchai Noombunnam, Group Director at UBM Asia (Thailand) Co. Ltd, recently noted that Thailand's industrial sector should enjoy continued growth in view of the fact that foreign investors are keen to set up new factories here. Thailand is also set to reap the benefits of the upcoming ASEAN Community -- a market of over 600 million people. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141007/150654...

2014-10-03 20:20:31

BANGKOK, Oct. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pan Am International Flight Training Center, together with All Nippon Airways, Nok Air, and Assumption University, announced today the grand opening of a new world-class flight training center located on Assumption's Suvarnabhumi Campus in Bangkok, Thailand. Pan Am International Flight Training Center - Thailand will serve the training needs of individuals, airlines and countries in the Asia Pacific Region and will help meet the ever-increasing...


Latest Thailand Reference Libraries

Large Indian Civet, Viverra zibetha
2013-06-07 14:01:12

The large Indian civet (Viverra zibetha) is species that can be found in Southeast Asia. Its range includes Bhutan, Myanmar, Thailand, Nepal, northeast India, Laos, China, Vietnam, Cambodia, and Laos. It prefers a habitat within a variety of areas, including primary and secondary evergreen and deciduous forests. It can be found at elevations of up to 5,429 feet. It holds five recognized subspecies that occur throughout its range, and some experts assert that a sixth subspecies should be...

Southeast Asian Liver Fluke, Opisthorchis viverrini
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The Southeast Asian liver fluke (Opisthorchis viverrini) is a parasite that is classified within the Platyhelminthes phylum. It is native to Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, and the Lao People's Democratic Republic. It occurs in higher numbers in northern areas of Thailand when compared to central areas of Thailand, and the disease the worm causes, known as opisthorchiasis, does not occur in southern areas of Thailand. The Southeast Asian liver fluke is so small that it can only be seen under...

Fea's Muntjac, Muntiacus feae
2012-09-24 09:24:29

Fea’s muntjac (Muntiacus feae), also known as the Tenasserim muntjac, is a species of muntjac that resides in many areas including Myanmar, Laos, Thailand, Lao People's Democratic Republic, and People's Republic of China. Although there is much debate regarding the range of the deer, it is most commonly accepted that it ranges from the Isthmus of Kra east and north to southern Myanmar and to the neighboring borders of Thailand. Because there have been many sightings of this species in other...

Spoon-billed Sandpiper, Eurynorhynchus pygmeus
2012-09-12 11:48:41

The spoon-billed sandpiper (Eurynorhynchus pygmeus) can be found in Southeast Asia in the winter and northeastern Russia during its breeding season in warmer months. In Russia, its breeding range includes the sea coats adjacent to the Chukchi Peninsula and south to the Kamchatka peninsula. It will migrate through many areas along the Pacific Coast including Japan, North and South Korea, and China to get to its main wintering range. In this area of Southeast Asia, it can be found in many areas...

Lyle's Flying Fox, Pteropus lylei
2012-08-29 15:20:02

Lyle’s flying fox (Pteropus lylei) is a megabat that is native to Yunnan in China, Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam. Although nothing is known about this species in China, it is known to prefer homes in mangrove forests in Vietnam. It is known to roost in trees, where it can be destructive, and feeds on fruit in orchards. Because of this, it is considered a pest in Thailand, where the majority of its full populations can be found. One colony in Thailand is thought to number around three...

More Articles (13 articles) »
Word of the Day
barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
Related