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  • NEWS

    Campaign against plastic bags builds up steam as shoppers and retailers say 'no'

    News, Apinya Wipatayotin, Published on 30/12/2015

    » This has been a remarkable year in which shoppers have shown their support for the environment. After the launch of the say "no" to plastic bags campaign in mid-August, roughly 15 million plastic bags have been saved.

  • OPINION

    A taxing issue

    News, Postbag, Published on 05/12/2018

    » Re: "Finance minister doubts sodium tax", (Business, Dec.4)

  • LIFESTYLE

    Suffocated by the synthetic

    Brunch, Andrew Biggs, Published on 07/10/2018

    » I am sitting in a diner in the southern town of Surat Thani, staring down at three toothpicks.

  • OPINION

    Bring your own bags

    News, Postbag, Published on 11/10/2016

    » Brian Shepard in his Oct 8 letter wonders why convenience stores are allowed to provide plastic bags for their customers; because retailers provide bags for containing their goods, Thailand is living in a world of trash and other waste.

  • LIFESTYLE

    The joyful, melancholic plastic dance

    Life, Amitha Amranand, Published on 15/06/2017

    » Without much direct contact with the human hands, French multidisciplinary performing-arts company Non Nova breathes life into plastic bags. And slowly, a ballet emerges.

  • OPINION

    Lessons from Kenya's war against plastic

    News, Ploenpote Atthakor, Published on 20/09/2017

    » As Kenya wages war on plastic waste, it appears I happen to be in the country at a very crucial time.

  • TRAVEL

    Koh Tao waste reduction

    Life, Karnjana Karnjanatawe, Published on 04/10/2018

    » Local citizens and business operators on Koh Tao have joined hands to reduce the use of plastic products and foam containers to lower the amount of waste on the island.

  • LIFESTYLE

    Top 20 singles of 2018 (Part 2)

    Brunch, Chanun Poomsawai, Published on 30/12/2018

    » As is tradition, we're wrapping up the year with a special two-part series featuring some of the best music to have come out locally and globally over the past 12 months. Culled from our 40-plus playlists stretching back to January, these tracks represent trends, cultural highlights and states of mind that reflect the times we're all living in (and trying to make some sense of). Without further ado, we're picking up right where we left off last week with our countdown to No.1. On that note, thank you for sticking with us until the very end -- here's to the new year of fewer whales choking on plastic bags, of nobody getting trapped in a cave, and maybe -- just maybe -- of an election.

  • LIFESTYLE

    Top 20 singles of 2018 (Part 1)

    Brunch, Chanun Poomsawai, Published on 23/12/2018

    » As is tradition, we're wrapping up the year with a special two-part series featuring some of the best music to have come out locally and globally over the past 12 months. Culled from our 40-plus playlists stretching back to January, these tracks represent trends, cultural highlights and states of mind that reflect the times we're all living in (and trying to make some sense of). We present to you this week the bottom half of our annual round-up, a vibrant batch consisting of pop mainstays like Mariah Carey and exciting newcomers like Hana Vu and Now, Now. And with that said, here's to a new year of fewer whales choking on plastic bags, of nobody getting trapped in a cave, and maybe -- just maybe -- of an election.

  • LIFESTYLE

    Something in the air

    Life, Amitha Amranand, Published on 08/06/2017

    » When Phia Ménard and her company Non Nova first came to Thailand in 2011 with P.P.P., they were playing with ice. This time, they are playing with wind. As part of La Fête, Non Nova is presenting L'Après-midi D'Un Foehn, a ballet of plastic bags set to Claude Debussy's composition of the same title, and Vortex, a performance exploring identity and transformation. The two shows continue today and tomorrow at the Sodsai Pantoomkomol Centre for Dramatic Arts, Faculty of Arts, Chulalongkorn University.

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