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Thai immigration crackdown on marriage visa scams

Thai immigration crackdown on marriage visa scams

Thailand’s Immigration Bureau are investigating hundreds of bogus marriages between Thai women and predominantly Indian men, some of whom are described as a threat to national security. Hundreds of men have already been deported,...
Thailand welcomed a record 38.27 million tourists in 2018

Thailand welcomed a record 38.27 million tourists in 2018

Thailand saw a record 38.27 million tourists in 2018, up 7.5 percent from the previous year, according to Thailand’s Tourism Ministry. The ministry expects the number of tourists visiting the country this year to...
Big-pharma could still cash in on Thailand’s medical cannabis market, experts warn

Big-pharma could still cash in on Thailand’s medical cannabis market, experts warn

Despite Thailand’s government issuing an order designed to stop foreign pharmaceutical giants from monopolising the upcoming cannabis medical market, experts warn that new laws do not go far enough to prevent big-pharma from dominating...
Major changes announced to financial requirements needed for retirement visas in Thailand

Major changes announced to financial requirements needed for retirement visas in Thailand

Thai immigration has announced a major change regarding the financial requirements needed for foreigners applying for a retirement visa. Thai immigration has announced a major change regarding the financial requirements needed for foreigners applying for...
New ‘affordable’ food menu now available at Suvarnabhumi airport

New ‘affordable’ food menu now available at Suvarnabhumi airport

Suvarnabhumi International Airport h as unveiled the Suvarnabhumi Food Guide program, providing passengers with affordable food. Under the new initiative, the best d ishes from participating food vendors will be included in the new...
It is now officially summer in Thailandand it is set to be a scorcher!

It is now officially summer in Thailandand it is set to be a scorcher!

People in Thailand have been told to brace for extreme heat over the coming months. Thailand’s summer season officially began on 21st February and is expected to last until mid-May. Officials from Thailand’s Meteorological...
Smokers beware: Strict anti-smoking rules now in effect throughout Thailand

Smokers beware: Strict anti-smoking rules now in effect throughout Thailand

Thailand’s government has announced strict new laws regarding smoking in public places, while at the same increasing the price of a packet of cigarettes. Under the new measures, which were first proposed by the...
It’s official: Dubai is still world’s busiest airport

It’s official: Dubai is still world’s busiest airport

Dubai International Airport welcomed 90 million passengers in 2018, retaining its position as world’s busiest airport for fifth consecutive year. A grand total of 89,149,387 people used the airport last year, as per Dubai...
Invest in the Thai stock market? Experts pick 3 sectors to watch in 2019

Invest in the Thai stock market? Experts pick 3 sectors to watch in 2019

Healthcare, transportation and real estate sectors will be the best performing stocks in 2019, experts from the Siam Commercial Bank Securities Co Ltd (SCBS) and the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) have revealed. With some...
E-Commerce in Thailand is booming, outperforms the rest of Asean

E-Commerce in Thailand is booming, outperforms the rest of Asean

Thai e-Commerce grew the most in Asean last year, due to changes in consumer behavior, and its value is expected to hit Bt3.2 trillion, the Electronic Transactions Development Agency (ETDA) said The number of...
Extensive Hair Loss, Is It Normal?

Extensive Hair Loss, Is It Normal?

Everybody would love to have beautiful shiny hair. It is undeniable that hair plays a big part in enhancing our looks and personality, making us stand out. Beautiful shiny hair gives everyone confidence, both...
Knee and Hip Joint Osteoarthritis is treatable

Knee and Hip Joint Osteoarthritis is treatable

Many people think that osteoarthritis or degeneration of the joints only occur in elderly population, but in fact, it can happen to everyone. However, the older people may deteriorate more quickly than younger people,...
Top tips for a better night’s sleep

Top tips for a better night’s sleep

We’ve all woken up feeling like we need an extra hour in bed. But when a bad night’s sleep becomes the norm, it can take a huge toll on your health and well being....
Ban on E-Cigarettes Under Study After Enforcement Problems Emerge

Ban on E-Cigarettes Under Study After Enforcement Problems Emerge

A review of the ban on e-cigarettes is being launched in light of difficulties in enforcing the law. A working panel led by the Commerce Ministry has assigned the Tobacco Control Research and Knowledge...
Hua Hin – Cha-am Tourist Association monthly meeting at Milano Hua Hin

Hua Hin – Cha-am Tourist Association monthly meeting at Milano Hua Hin

Deputy Mayor of Hua Hin, Miss Bussaba Chocsuchate, joined the monthly meeting in January 2019 for the Hua Hin – Cha-am Tourist Association, held by Hua Hin Sheriff M r. Thanon, who was chairman...
The Labour Protection Act B.E. 2541

The Labour Protection Act B.E. 2541

Section 118. An Employer shall pay Severance Pay to an Employee who is terminated as follows: (1) if the Employee has worked for an uninterrupted period of one hundred and twenty days but less than...
MOU waste management plan in Prachuap Khiri Khan

MOU waste management plan in Prachuap Khiri Khan

Hua Hin Municipality’s Mayor, Mr. Nopporn Wutthikul with Permanent Secretary Mr. Chirawat Prammanee and the related officers, joined in the MOU waste management meeting at provincial hall Prachuap Khiri Khan. At the meeting, members were...
Hua Hin municipality to stop massage shops from blocking the beach

Hua Hin municipality to stop massage shops from blocking the beach

The local municipality has vowed to crack down on beach massage operators who encroach on and block the beach in Hua Hin. Jirawat Prammanee, clerk of the municipality, said he ordered municipal officials to...
Fun Foam Fantastic Novotel Hua Hin-Cha-am

Fun Foam Fantastic Novotel Hua Hin-Cha-am

Weekends at the Novotel Resort are a family must! Catering to any age group or family size, this weekend getaway is packed full of activities for the whole family to enjoy. The best part,...
An Evening with Daumas Gassac Exquisite Wine Dinner

An Evening with Daumas Gassac Exquisite Wine Dinner

An Evening with Daumas Gassac Exquisite Wine Dinner at Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Hua Hin Thursday, 7 March 2019 Centara Grand Hua Hin invites you to a special wine dinner exclusively held at...