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Managing Thailand’s Legalisation of Marijuana

Thailand is set to become the first Asian country to legalize medical marijuana, but a battle is brewing between local and foreign firms over...

The Indians are Coming; expect 10 million in 10 Years!

The head of the Association of Thai Travel Agents, Wichit Prakorpkoson, has said that he expects tourism from India to increase markedly over the...

Thailand’s New 1,000 THB Banknote Wins International Award

The first issue of 1,000 THB banknotes of the reign of His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn has won The Best New Banknote Award at...

Community Members Taking Legal Action to Oppose Steel Recycling Factory

A petition from around 300 community members from five villages in Tong Mong Kol district, Bang Saphan, has been sent by villager Miss Wannapa...

Suspension of Vehicle Tax Renewals for Non-payment of Traffic Fines

Starting in the first quarter of this year, police-issued traffic tickets will be linked to the Land Transport Department’s system, resulting in a suspension...

Father’s Day Commemorated In Hua Hin

On Fathers’s Day the 5th Decemeber; a number of activities took place in and around Hua Hin in commemoration of HM King Rama IX. In...

Muay Thai in Cha-Am the ‘Battle at the Beach’

The Cha-Am Viewpoint is an ideal venue for Muay Thai boxing under the stars fights only metres from the ocean.It’s not a smoky, dark...

2018 IBF Silk Road Champions Tournament Debuts in Thailand

The 2018 IBF Silk Road Champions Tournament & IBF World Muay Thai Championship were held at TRUE Arena Hua Hin last month. There were four...

Toyota Thailand Tennis Open This Month in Hua Hin

Former world No.1 Garbine Muguruza of Spain will be among the world-class players vying for the top honours at the WTA-sanctioned Toyota Thailand Open...

Golf’s 2019 Rules Now in Effect

Golf’s new Rules were published on 12th September 2018 by The R&A and the USGA and came into effect from the first of this...

PTT Thailand Grand Prix Voted Best of 2018

The race weekend at Buriram was the most attended and has been voted the best of the season on its debut. 2018 was an important...

About The Rules The Pros Getting it Wrong

On the opening day of the 2016 US Open at Oakmont, Bryson DeChambeau, drove his ball towards the boundary to the right of the...

PGA Tour pro Blasts New Rules Changes: ‘Most of them missed...

Golf’s governing bodies have begun rolling out the new and improved Rules of Golf but not everyone is thrilled with the new guidelines. One...

Amari Hua Hin Skins Golf Week

The Amari Hua Hin Skins Golf Week will see you play at Hua Hin’s world class golf courses with all the trappings of a...

Land Title Deeds

The laws in Thailand may be significantly different from the home countries of many foreign residents. Thai Law For Foreigners is based on common...

Bringing the Outdoors Inside; if you have a Great View Enjoy...

Question: “What’s the ancient invention, still in use today, which allows you to see through walls?” Answer: “The window!” That very poor riddle is now outdated;...

Longest Skywalk in Asia to be Built in Southern Thailand

A new global attraction is to be built in Betong, Yala province. This is a skywalk that will take you up high into the...

Eating Home Grown Cockroaches? – Not Such a Good Idea Say...

In case there’s any doubt whether the cockroaches creeping into your home are edible, health officials have weighed in with a reminder: They’re not. The...

Thailand’s Currency Tops 2018’s Emerging-Market List

Having a strong buffer in times of stress does pay off. Just look at the baht The Thai currency has declined 0.3 percent to 32.672...

Thailand Motor Show

If this year’s Thailand International Motor Expo is an indication of what’s to come for the year ahead, there is certainly a bright future...