Thailand, Laos Travel Newswire (Page 7)

Thailand, Laos Travel Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Duty call: People postpone vacations to vote in TNRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 13 | The Times of India

    P Suresh was all set to fly to France on May 15 when the Tamil Nadu election date was announced. Chennai: P Suresh was all set to fly to France on May 15 when the Tamil Nadu election date was announced.

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  2. Reithel RiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 13 | The Washington Evening Journal

    Funeral services will be at 1 p.m., Saturday, May 14, at the United Church of Faith in Keota with the Rev. Mike Druhl officiating.

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  3. Govt never wishes to violate human rights, PM assuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 13 | The Nation

    THE government needs to enforce laws strictly in order to maintain peace and order, and never wishes to violate human rights, Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha was quoted as saying by Deputy Government Spokesperson Maj-General Weerachon Sukhontha-patipak during his meeting with Swedish Ambassador Staffan Herrstrom yesterday. According to a post on the Embassy of Sweden in Bangkok's Facebook account yesterday, the meeting was part of the ambassador's introduction to Thailand as well as the embassy's political dialogue with Cabinet members, public figures and institutions, media, civil society and other stakeholders.

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  4. Two airlines report strong results for Q1Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 13 | The Nation

    THAI AIRASIA and Bangkok Airways reported good results for the first quarter, thanks to continuing high demand from domestic and foreign markets. Asia Aviation , major shareholder of Thai AirAsia, reported revenue of Bt8.95 billion, up 16 per cent from the first quarter of 2015, and net profit of Bt1.83 billion.

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  5. Central Group announces the purchase of Zalora ThailandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 13 | The Nation

    Central Group yesterday officially announced the 100-per cent acquisition of Zalora Thailand, the leader in fashion e-commerce in Southeast Asia. This deal will advance the e-commerce market and stimulate the economy in Thailand.

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  6. Your Weekend To Do ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 13 | Cincinnati CityBeat

    In Unraveled: Textiles Reconsidered , nine artists deconstruct and reanimate clothing, blankets, rugs and other fabrics into emblems of political and personal expression. Textiles are mined for their metaphors to explore aspects of identity and interconnectedness.

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  7. Singapore Air rivals squeeze for passengers amid yield dropRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 13 | Thanh Nein News

    Singapore Airlines Ltd. is fighting to prevent travelers from switching to Emirates Airline, which is offering luxuries like on-board shower, while budget carriers are chipping away at the coach class. The result: The lowest yield from passengers in six years.

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  8. Bangkok Airways sees 1Q profit rise 45%Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 5 | Air Transport World

    Thai-based Bangkok Airways reported a net profit of THB1.57 billion for the 1Q 2016, up THB487.9 million from the year-ago period. Quarterly revenue rose 15.5% to THB7.8 billion in 1Q 2016.

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  9. Monopoly moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 5 | Bangkok Post

    No good party should be spoiled. As Leicester City's well-earned triumph is being celebrated and admired, accompanied by endless elation and intrigue, the anatomy of this previously unheralded, unsung and unlikely championship team that has just conquered the coveted Premier League title will be talked about long into posterity.

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  10. Drawn by the allure of LaosRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 5 | The Star Online

    With a population of only 800,000 people, Vientiane isn't a bustling metropolis, but the Laotian capital has really changed from the sleepy backwater that it was the last time I was there. The land-locked country, bordered by China, Myanmar, Cambodia, Vietnam and Thailand, has become a firm favourite with backpackers around the world judging from the plentiful budget to three-star accommodation that can be found.

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  11. Singapore Is Unlikely Tourist Hotspot as Casinos Draw ChineseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 5 | Bloomberg

    Singapore is no longer just a stop-over point for tourists catching connecting flights to beaches in Thailand and Bali. More travelers are making the city state their final destination, in large part after ending a decades-old ban on casinos that's helped to double the number of Chinese visitors to the country.

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  12. What's in your carry-on bag?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 5 | Examiner.com

    Packing your carry-on bag may seem like a straight-forward no brainer, but that is not always the case. Making sure you have all the on-board essentials packed into one smallish bag can be tricky.

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  13. Bangladesh expo aims to boost trade, investmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 5 | The Nation

    BANGLADESH will promote more trade and investment with Asean and Thailand in particular, banking on momentum from the first-ever "Bangladesh Trade and Investment Expo" to be held in Bangkok from May 30 to June 1. Bangladesh's ambassador to Thailand, Saida Muna Tasneem, said that in view of the good relations with Thailand, the embassy would host the expo for the first time here. Thai Commerce Minister Apiradi Tantraporn and Bangladeshi Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed will co-chair the event, which will take place at Queen Sirikit National Convention Centre.

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  14. King Power zeroes in on Thai AirAsia takeoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 5 | The Nation

    FREE operator King Power International Group is set to cash in on tourism growth if it achieves its takeover of Asia Aviation, operator of low-cost airline Thai AirAsia. The Srivaddhanaprabha family has reportedly spent Bt3 billion buying shares in Asia Aviation, leading it to become the largest shareholder in the airline company with 23 per cent.

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  15. Mt. Hamiguitan Eco Park promotes conservation and protectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 5 | MindaNews

    The Eco-Park and Interpretation Site of Mt. Hamiguitan will ensure the preservation and conservation of the mountain range that houses at least 1,403 species of flora and fauna, including the critically endangered Philippine Eagle and the pygmy forest , Gov. Corazon Malanyaon said during the inauguration Wednesday.

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  16. Dusit to share robust expansion plans to double its portfolio at ATM Dubai.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 4 | 4 Hoteliers

    Dusit International will assert its position as one of Asia's leading hospitality groups at the upcoming Arabian Travel Market in Dubai later this month. Led by newly appointed Chief Operating Officer Mr Lim Boon Kwee, senior executives from Dusit's corporate office, as well as representatives from its Middle Eastern and international properties, will be on hand throughout the event on Stand HC1030 to showcase the brand's current products, share the latest offers and discuss the company's ambitious expansion plans with the press and travel trade.

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  17. Check-in Desk: 5 of the best islands to visit in ThailandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 4 | The New Zealand Herald

    One of the largest islands in the gulf, Ko Samui is known for palm-fringed sandy beaches, coral reefs and coconut trees. While there are many high-end resorts on offer, there is also plenty of wellpriced backpackers' accommodation.

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  18. Media workers lament decline in freedom of expression in ThailandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 4 | The Nation

    ONCE a regional hub of journalism, Thailand has seen the worst decline in the freedom of expression among Asean countries, a media-watchdog campaigner said yesterday. "We are the worst, even when compared to Laos or Vietnam," said Kulachada Chaipipat, campaign manager at the Southeast Asia Press Alliance .

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  19. Index Living Mall launches expansion plan in AseanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 4 | The Nation

    INDEX LIVING Mall, a manufacturer and retailer of home furnishing products, has set strategic plan to open at least one store in a new Asean market every year. The sales contribution from Asean countries is expected to increase significantly from the 6-7 per cent estimated for this year to 10 per cent within three years.

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  20. Leicester City fans flock to Buddhist temple where monk predicted unlikely title triumphRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 4 | Sunday Herald

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