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  • NEWS

    Fighting fish wins national recognition

    News, Post Reporters, Published on 21/12/2018

    » The Siamese fighting fish, or <i>pla gud</i>, has been formally recognised as the national aquatic animal by the National Identity Committee (NIC), according to the Prime Minister's Office Minister, Suwaphan Tanyuvardhana.

  • BUSINESS

    The omnichannel future

    Asia focus, Erich Parpart, Published on 14/01/2019

    » Consumers in the digital world are rapidly driving demand for easier ways to shop, especially in mobile-mad Asia. Easy means anytime, anywhere, while accepting all types of payments. That's where omnichannel comes in, derived from the Latin prefix omni meaning all or universal.

  • OPINION

    Recognition fight continues for indigenous peoples

    News, Published on 17/08/2017

    » Having signed the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, which celebrates its 10th anniversary this year, Thailand recognises the concept of indigeneity, i.e., native peoples. Yet, presently in Thailand, the state does not acknowledge being home to indigenous peoples. This oversight must be addressed.

  • LIFESTYLE

    International recognition for Thai artist

    Life, Published on 04/10/2017

    » The Kultur-Forum Europa, founded in 1992 on the initiative of Hans-Dietrich Genscher, the German statesman who shepherded Germany's foreign ministry through the years of reunification, promotes European thought in all areas of culture. The Forum has just announced the laureate for the 2017 European Award for Cultural Achievement: Thai composer, conductor and novelist Somtow Sucharitkul.

  • NEWS

    Nuns seek NHRC's help to win legal recognition fight

    News, Post Reporters, Published on 07/02/2017

    » A group of nuns yesterday lodged a petition with the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) calling for the agency to recommend a legal amendment to ensure they are officially recognised under Thai law.

  • BUSINESS

    Beyond digital payment

    Asia focus, Published on 04/02/2019

    » The way we pay for things has evolved rapidly in recent years. Even carrying a physical wallet containing cash and cards is no longer essential when a smartphone or biometric recognition can be used to complete a transaction.

  • NEWS

    Read any good books lately?

    Life, Tatat Bunnag, Published on 05/04/2019

    » Literary magazines around the world have long helped readers to discover exciting new writers and serve as channels to read new works by established authors.

  • LIFESTYLE

    Widescreen memories

    Brunch, Chanun Poomsawai, Published on 20/01/2019

    » Ever since I embarked on this music-criticism journey some five years ago, it's always been a personal mission of mine to be as diverse as possible when it comes to the albums I choose to review. While I'd like to think that mainstream and independent/left-field artists are equally given a chance to shine in this column, there's still a whole world of music out there that needs its due recognition. Which brings me to drummer-turned-piano virtuoso Eiko Ishibashi, a celebrated Japanese musician who, thanks to US-based label Drag City, is getting her releases outside of her native Japan.

  • NEWS

    The LGBT advocate set to be an MP

    News, Published on 01/04/2019

    » Ranked 9th on the Future Forward Party (FFP) list, award-winning filmmaker and LGBT advocate Tanwarin Sukkhapisit will almost certainly become Thailand's first transgender MP.

  • LIFESTYLE

    Revolutionary's road

    Life, John Clewley, Published on 02/04/2019

    » Poet, novelist, piano player. And that was before Gil Scott-Heron had reached 20. He wrote and recorded his best known song, The Revolution Will Not Be Televised, in 1971, and from then on produced a unique and polemical body of prose, poetry and music that led him to be dubbed the "Father of Political Rap", the originator of "nu soul" and many more titles. He preferred being called a "bluesologist".

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