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pride parade in bangkok 2017

Pride Parade to be held in Bangkok this year

The first march was held in 1970s and since then it has spread all throughout the world. Bangkok last hosted the parade 11 years ago, finally 2017 seems to bring back memories. The pride parade is a c...

taxi blacklisted from suvarnabhumi

Airport blacklists taxi for having no meter

Suvarnabhumi Airport blacklisted a taxi with no meter after reports from a passenger who complained on a popular community website pantip.com. After investigation the Land Transport Department found t...

vans to be replaced by minibus

Minibuses will replace 6,431 vans by July 1

With more than 3,379 accidents in one of the worst New Year holiday periods the government decides to put an end to vans. By July 1 the government plans to replace 6,431 vans with minibuses which are...

death toll in thailand increased by 10%

3,379 accidents for this year New Year’s holidays

Road accidents continue to be a major problem for the Transport Ministry. The death toll increased by 10% this year as reported by roadsafetythailand.com. The total number of accidents from Dec 29th t...

2 thais ranked in 2016 tc candler most beautiful face list

Two Thais among 100 most beautiful faces in 2016

196 countries 7.4 billion people 3.75 billion female 85,000 female celebrities Only 100 faces Just ONE winner! Davika Hoorne, ranks 89 in 2016. It is her second appearance in the list. Davika has work...

fake news on explosions in bangkok

The reason behind fake bomb news in Thailand & Facebook safety check

The social networking giant Facebook turned on its safety check last night at around 9 pm because of the fake news that triggered its algorithm. Facebook has set up its algorithm on news feed which tr...

sand beds in patong beach

Deckchair mafia’s sand beds gets thumbs down from government

The authorities in Phuket have order the destruction of sand beaches which were created by deckchair mafia groups Phuket. Sand beaches were made by deckchair mafia group in response to government's ru...

counterfet dollars seized

Gang Busted: Counterfeit Dollars Seized

Thailand has been an epicenter of counterfeit dollars recently after the US treasury found out multiple sources of counterfeit notes coming from Thailand. In September police raided a house where they...

PISA rankings thailand 2016

Thailand ranks 54 in Programme for international school assessment

PISA (Programme for international school assessment) ranks Thai students 54 out of 70 countries in subjects like Mathematics, Science and Reading. Athapol Anunthavorasakul, from the faculty of Chulalo...

government gave another 15k tax break

15,000 THB tax break on domestic purchases

The government gave THB 15,000 tax break on domestic purchases from Dec 14 - Dec 31st. The tax break does not quality for alcoholic beverages, cigarettes, hotel accommodation, boat, motorcycle, car, f...

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