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    What are the benefits of cold pressed virgin rice bran oil?

    Published on 04/03/2019

    » While the nutrition therapy trend is gaining popularity across the globe, Thailand’s <b>cold pressed virgin rice bran oil</b> has become an option that suits that needs and wants of health-conscious consumers because of its health properties, such as lowering your risk of cancer and heart disease, as well as combating wrinkles. Thanks to innovation and rigorous research and development, cold pressed virgin rice bran oil is now available in the form of cooking oil and ready-to-eat oil, both of which are brimming with nutritional values. Cold pressed virgin rice bran oil may prevent diseases, slow down aging and even help with losing weight because it contains as much <b>phytosterol, gamma oryzanol, and natural vitamin E</b> as 5 kilograms of spinach.

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    Dying and dignity

    Asia focus, Erich Parpart, Published on 21/01/2019

    » In rapidly ageing Asian countries, a growing number of people are starting to worry about what their old age will be like. Medical advances may make it possible for us to live to 100, but what if the last decades of life are filled with infirmity, pain and suffering?

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    Big Blue's SE Asian hub builder

    Business, Suchit Leesa-nguansuk, Published on 15/12/2018

    » She is the first managing director of IBM Thailand in its 66-year history who is not a veteran of the company.

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    Value-based care

    Asia focus, Tanyatorn Tongwaranan, Published on 10/09/2018

    » Asia Pacific is on track to becoming one of the oldest regions in the world in the next few decades with an elderly population approaching 923 million. However, most governments are still underprepared for the social and economic consequences of this rapid demographic shift.

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    Home cooking

    Asia focus, Nareerat Wiriyapong, Published on 22/01/2018

    » We arrive at Brae early for our scheduled morning meeting with owner and chef Dan Hunter. That gives us time to chill out amid the natural Victoria farmland, take a deep breath of fresh air and adjust to the chilly breezes that ripple across from the country town of Birregurra.

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    Customising seeds for Thailand

    Business, Published on 14/02/2018

    » Netherlands-based East-West Seed company is vying to stay ahead of the pack with CRISPR technology applications, which have the potential of reducing seed production prices by a factor of 10 within the next 10 years.

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    Changing the image of 'evil'

    Business, Published on 03/02/2018

    » As far as the masses are concerned, tobacco companies are evil. This has not thrown off the tobacco industry's efforts to wage an incarnate fight for consumers' and regulators' hearts at least since 1964, when the surgeon-general of the US declared that cigarettes had a detrimental effect on health.

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    AIA diversifies offerings in changing Thailand

    Asia focus, Erich Parpart, Published on 11/12/2017

    » AIA Group, the world's second-biggest life insurer by market value, continues to see Thailand as a "very important market" where it aims to increase the number of health and life protection products it offers, says CEO and president Ng Keng Hooi.

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    Green eating

    Asia focus, Nareerat Wiriyapong, Published on 02/01/2017

    » In Asia, home to tens of millions of Buddhists, being vegetarian is simply good practice in expressing religious beliefs by eating less meat and reducing the chance of harming animals. That partly explains why vegetarianism is popular, especially in India, Taiwan and Southeast Asian nations.

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    Lifelong learner

    Asia focus, Umesh Pandey, Published on 11/01/2016

    » Thailand may have lost a lot of stature and credibility on the world stage in recent years, but one of the world's most eminent economists believes it is still a country with some impressive social achievements that even developed economies could emulate.

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