Thai Project Offers Hope for Endangered Indochinese Tigers

Thai Project Offers Hope for Endangered Indochinese Tigers

As one of the last refuges of Indochinese tigers, Thailand is working to protect the endangered big cats from poachers. A tiger conservation centre...
Malaysian King Abdicates in Historic First

Malaysian King Abdicates in Historic First

Malaysia’s king abdicated last month in a historic first for the country that ended weeks of speculation about his future after he took medical...
Hua Hin Railway Station “Top 10 Unseen Thailand” Delights for Chinese Visitors

Hua Hin Railway Station “Top 10 Unseen Thailand” Delights for Chinese Visitors

The Hua Hin Railway Station Master Mr. Prasong Gomug has commented on the popularity of the railway station with Chinese visitors. This follows a...
It’s Official: Thailand Has an Election Date

It’s Official: Thailand Has an Election Date

The Election Commission has set Sunday, March 24th as the date for the long-awaited general election. The commission made the decision during an urgentlycalled meeting...
The Governor Wants Hua Hin to Become a Water Sports City

The Governor Wants Hua Hin to Become a Water Sports City

The Prachuap Khiri Khan Governor Dr Panlop Singhaseni has suggested that Hua Hin could be elevated as a sporting destination with the promotion of...
Makha Bucha Day Venerating Buddhist Teachings & Beliefs

Makha Bucha Day Venerating Buddhist Teachings & Beliefs

This important day on the Thailand calendar commemorates two separate events that occurred on the same date 45 years apart, during the Buddha’s lifetime...
Elephant Tourism: the Fight Against Unethical Operators

Elephant Tourism: the Fight Against Unethical Operators

Rows of elephants chained up in cramped stables, saddles resting heavy on their backs. Mahouts (trainers) stand close by, clutching sharp bull hooks. Nearby,...
Managing Thailand’s Legalisation of Marijuana

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 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

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

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

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’

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

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

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 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

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

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 the mark’

PGA Tour pro Blasts New Rules Changes: ‘Most of them missed the mark’

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...