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    Born to Run

    Life, Tatat Bunnag, Published on 29/05/2019

    » To music fans, Artiwara "Toon" Kongmalai has long been known as one of Thailand's leading rock stars fronting the rock band Bodyslam. In recent years he has become recognised as a heroic figure, a man who ran across Thailand -- from the southernmost to the northernmost points -- raising money for hospitals that care for the poor.

  • THAILAND

    'Joeyboy' plants seeds of change

    Spectrum, Published on 01/01/2017

    » In April of last year, the deforestation crisis in the northern province of Nan province was exposed by a series of photos shared on social media. The photos, featuring naked-looking hills, laid bare the extent to which monoculture farming, mainly for growing corn for animal feed, had damaged the natural landscape.

  • THAILAND

    Organic is the way to go

    News, Saiarun Pinaduang, Published on 12/11/2016

    » The free-fall in rice prices has sent an economic and political jolt across the country, and in the process highlighted how "thinking small" and modest-scale farming just might hold the key to the survival of farmers.

  • THAILAND

    The burden of the blazes

    News, Kornchanok Raksaseri, Published on 21/04/2019

    » On April 12 this year, many people in Thailand enjoyed playing with water on the first day of Songkran. At the same time, about 100 officers and volunteers were soaking in their own sweat and the water used to fight raging fires that threatened the forest as well as nearby villagers on Doi Chorakhe in Chiang Rai's Mae Chan district.

  • THAILAND

    Travel with care

    Asia focus, Nareerat Wiriyapong, Published on 08/04/2019

    » For many developing countries, tourism is a major contributor to economic growth, alleviating poverty and creating employment for women and young people, mostly in remote areas.

  • THAILAND

    Turning crisis into opportunity

    Life, Published on 02/04/2019

    » It was breaking news for the global music industry when Justin Bieber announced last week that he is temporarily stepping away from music to focus on his mental health. Having entertained the world's audiences for so many years, Bieber was reportedly receiving treatments for depression last month.

  • THAILAND

    Seeds of the revolution

    Life, Karnjana Karnjanatawe, Published on 21/02/2019

    » Fluttering flags of Thailand and Vietnam can be seen from afar while driving on Road 115 to Ban Dong, in Muang district.

  • THAILAND

    Using snow to promote Thailand

    Life, Published on 14/02/2019

    » Thailand recently amazed the world once again when its team became the first eight-time champion of the annual International Snow Sculpture contest at Japan's world-famous Sapporo Snow Festival.

  • THAILAND

    A town built with teak

    Life, Pongpet Mekloy, Published on 27/09/2018

    » A picture is worth a thousand words, so they say. But sometimes even a thousand pictures cannot say enough. The photos you see on this page show some of the many beautiful houses in Phrae's old town. But, of course, there is more than meets the eye. Each house has its own story, some also played an important part in the history of the town, and even that of the Kingdom.

  • THAILAND

    Scar tissue: Snail slime saves the day

    News, Aree Thongboonrawd, Published on 07/04/2018

    » Giant snails previously spurned as pests that ruined crops are now being bred for their precious slime, which provides farmers with economic security, helps generate jobs and raises awareness about the benefits of going green.

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