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  • NEWS

    Second Ho Chi Minh airport planned

    Published on 20/08/2013

    » A new, second airport in Ho Chi Minh City is necessary to ease traffic congestion at the existing airport in the commercial hub in south Vietnam, the Vietnamese Transport Ministry has said.

  • LIFESTYLE

    What's trending and happening this week

    Muse, Apipar Norapoompipat, Published on 30/07/2016

    » 1 To those looking for a new type of dining experience, Siam Kempinski's Niche Restaurant is introducing their latest and intriguing concept "Asian, Non-Asian". The brainchild of executive chef James Norman, diners get to select ingredients and choose to have it prepared either in an "Asian" or "Non-Asian" interpretation and presentation. Diners are encouraged to select multiple ingredients and see what the chefs are able to come up with. Protein options include lobster, bluefin tuna, 48-hour braised pork rib, New York strip, oysters and much more, while guests can also choose seasonings like chilli, ginger, mango, apple and lychee. For reservations, call 02-162-9000 or email niche.siambangkok@kempinski.com.

  • BUSINESS

    'New age' airline

    Asia focus, Wanant Kerdchuen, Published on 02/11/2015

    » As Southeast Asia's skies grow increasingly crowded, it's getting harder for airlines to stand out, let alone make money, when rivals are slashing fares to fill seats. But that hasn't deterred VietJet Air from staking its claim to a piece of the pie.

  • LIFESTYLE

    Illustrating the joy of books

    Life, Published on 23/02/2015

    » There aren't many books about the environment in Thai bookstores. Green World Foundation, a respected non-profit organisation, fills that gap by releasing useful, highly readable books, always with lovely illustrations to delight and educate readers.

  • NEWS

    Vietnam grounds Huey choppers

    Published on 30/01/2015

    » HANOI — Vietnam's military announced Friday it has temporarily grounded Vietnam War-era US-built helicopters after a crash killed four personnel.

  • NEWS

    Thai women footballers into World Cup

    Tor Chittinand, Published on 21/05/2014

    » Thailand secured a historic World Cup 2015 berth on Wednesday night when they beat Vietnam 2-1 in Ho Chi Minh City to finish fifth at the AFC Women's Asian Cup.

  • OPINION

    Horror of the disappeared

    News, Editorial, Published on 11/02/2019

    » Cases of the sudden disappearance of political dissidents continue to mount. The latest such case occurred in daytime, inside a well-known Bangkok mall. Truong Duy Nhat, a well-known journalist and blogger in Vietnam, was seized and dragged out of Future Park shopping centre. He had just registered his personal details and applied for asylum through the UN refugee office. His disappearance on Jan 26 has received the usual silence from governments involved.

  • LIFESTYLE

    It is written

    Life, Yvonne Bohwongprasert, Published on 12/02/2019

    » Vietnamese Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh might be best known for his spiritual leadership, poetry and activism, but it's his calligraphic meditation practice that has most impacted the lives of people in search of inner peace through mindfulness.

  • NEWS

    Police to probe Vietnamese asylum-seeker disappearance

    Reuters, Published on 08/02/2019

    » Police will investigate the disappearance of a dissident Vietnamese journalist after a rights group said he may have been abducted from Bangkok where he applied for UN refugee status, a senior immigration official said on Thursday.

  • NEWS

    Investigation ordered into disappeared Vietnamese blogger in Bangkok

    Published on 08/02/2019

    » BANGKOK: The Immigration Bureau promised on Thursday to investigate the disappearance of a dissident Vietnamese journalist believed to have been abducted at the northern Bangkok Future Park mall two weeks ago.

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