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    Something's brewing

    Spectrum, Nanchanok Wongsamuth, Published on 15/01/2017

    » A fortune teller suggested Puripong Suthisopapan and his business partner focus on selling beer when they opened their Be Right Back restaurant in Khon Kaen over a year ago. Starting only with one refrigerator, most of the beer they sold was illegally home-brewed as Thai law prohibits small-scale brewing.

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    The new black gold

    Guru, Nianne-Lynn Hendricks, Published on 24/08/2018

    » Canadian Blake Dinkin is the creator and owner of the world's rarest and most expensive coffee, refined naturally by elephants — Black Ivory Coffee. Partnering with Ban Taklang in Surin and the Golden Triangle Asian Elephant Foundation, Dinkin produces "elephant dung coffee". However, production of Black Ivory Coffee provides valuable income for elephant care-giving families, as well as students who are taught how to wash and dry the coffee. The mission of Black Ivory Coffee is to take a negative situation, namely human-elephant conflict and turn it into a positive one by creating a luxury product that helps not hurts elephants, as Dinkin tells Guru.

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    Johnnie Walker: Thailand 3rd in world

    Jon Fernquest, Published on 19/10/2012

    » Thailand has ranked 3rd in world for Johnny Walker sales for 3 years, behind only much larger US & Brazil. Thailand is No.1 Asean market.

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    Empires make way for new generation 

    Business, Post Reporters, Published on 02/01/2015

    » It's an old Chinese saying: the first generation builds the business, the second makes it a success, but the third wrecks it. In many cases, this old saying has proved to be true.

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    Err + Chalawan = Err Chalawan in Phuket

    Guru, Nianne-Lynn Hendricks, Published on 20/12/2019

    » Err, the upmarket street food casual restaurant from Michelin-starred Bo.Ian has partnered with Chalawan to launch Err Chalawan in Phuket. Yes, you heard that right. Good food and beer on an island in the sun, what's not to love?

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    Future Forward Party lays out reform for booze producers

    News, Thana Boonlert, Published on 15/01/2020

    » The Future Forward Party (FFP) on Tuesday unveiled a plan to push a law touted through parliament that would open up the country's alcoholic beverage industry and ensure fair treatment for new and small liquor and beer producers.

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    What's new in business news: September 5, 2013

    Jon Fernquest, Published on 05/09/2013

    » Purple rail line by 2017, central bank worried about defaults on car loans & new alcohol taxes unfair, some companies say.

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    Follow her voice

    Life, Tatat Bunnag, Published on 08/08/2019

    » Anyone who missed her debut gig at Sathon's Jam last year, the prolific American folk singer-songwriter and guitarist Julie Byrne is set to make a comeback at "HAVE YOU HEARD? Folk Series: Julie Byrne Live! By My Beer" on Aug 16 at the newly opened cultural hub Lido Connect, with special support from local acts including singer Duen Chongmankhong and indie rock group STOIC.

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    Welcoming a new decade!

    Guru, Eric E Surbano, Published on 03/01/2020

    » For those of you who may have missed it, we are in a new decade. Yes, you read that right. No, you are not hallucinating. Yes, we are all old. Welcome to the beginning of the 2020s where films like Back To The Future and Blade Runner are not just classics but the future worlds depicted in them are now effectively in the past; where years like 2050 and 2060 no longer sound ridiculous like they did back in the early 2000s and where those born in 2000 are 20 years old. It's a lot to take in, that's for sure. With every new year also comes the declarations of "New year, new me" posted all over social media and vocally announced at dinner tables everywhere. Resolutions are made and kept for a good two weeks or so before being thrown out the window. So instead of trying to expect things to happen that we aren't even sure will happen, let's take a look at the stuff that we're fairly certain will happen this year. Here's a couple of things to look forward to this 2020.

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