Elämää Thaimaassa

Tämä blogi käsittelee elämääni Thaimaassa perheeni kanssa. Perheeseeni kuuluu vaimo, 3 vuotias tyttö ja 2 vuotias poika. Olemme monikielinen perhe ja päivittäin meillä on käytössä neljä erikieltä (Suomi, Norja, Thai ja Englanti). Tämä aiheuttaa omat mausteensa jokapäiväiseen elämäämme ja se…

International tourist arrivals in Thailand declined by 9.39% in March year-on-year to 2.1 million due mainly to the political unrest, says the Tourism Authority of Thailand.

The delayed expansion of business among small and medium enterprises may lead to Thailand failing to keep pace with the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC)

Thailand’s leading private “think tank” Kasikorn Research Center or KResearch says the country’s economy is on the verge of recession, blaming the prolonged political turmoil as main reason.

Jones Lang LaSalle has confirmed that direct commercial real estate transaction volumes globally reached US$130bn in the first quarter of 2014, up 23 percent on the same period last year.

The frantic search for nearly 300 people, most of them schoolchildren, missing after a South Korean ferry capsized yesterday morning continued all night as hope diminished for their survival. AFP photo.

If you travel to northern Thailand, do not be surprised if you come across a number of Chinese tourists roaming around.

We boarded a long-tail boat in Chanthaburi’s Khlung district and headed for Ban Len Tak along the Welu River, passing long stretches of mangrove trees with foliage so dense it was impossible to see beyond the riverbank. It took us…

From April 25-26, the “Miracle of Colours: Suphan Buri Fair” will take place at the Garden of the Heavenly Dragon Museum (Mangkorn Sawan Park) near the city pillar shrine in Muang district, Suphan Buri, 4-10.30pm.

CHIANG MAI — The bucolic, once laid-back campus of one of Thailand’s top universities is under a security clampdown. Not against a terrorist threat, but against Chinese tourists.

TOKYO – The government and the ruling coalition are making arrangements to waive visas for tourists from Indonesia, the Philippines and Vietnam as one of the initiatives in a revised action plan due out in June to make Japan a…

PHNOM PENH – Cambodia earned US$2.5 billion (81 billion baht) from the tourism sector last year, a senior government official said.

The full-moon party on Koh Phangan drew nearly 20,000 local and foreign tourists on Monday.

Thirty-eight people were hurt when a coach skidded and landed on its side on the shoulder of a road in Kaeng Khoi, Saraburi province, on Tuesday.

Forty-three people were killed and 502 injured in 488 accidents on April 14, the fourth of the “seven dangerous days” (April 11-17) of the Songkran festival, the Disaster Prevention and Mitigation Department reported on Tuesday.

Fifty-nine people were killed and 747 injured in 689 accidents on April 13, the third of the “seven dangerous days” (April 11-17) of the Songkran festival, the Disaster Prevention and Mitigation Department reported on Monday.