HFMD in Thailand

Five key Thailand government agencies have joined forces to contain the outbreak of hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD), says Public Health Minister Witthaya Buranasiri, and expect to see the situation improve by next month. After a meeting yesterday, the Education Ministry agreed to conduct a six-point campaign at primary schools across the country, while […]

Saturdays and Punctuality for Gossips

Saturday. I so do love weekends. There’s always news to catch, the latest gossips and the trend of Thai politics. You’ll find them everywhere, especially when a group of friends decide to come together and bitch about the latest juicy piece of news. I’m on the way to Siam Paragon. 6 friends, some are already […]

Finding the road to democracy and stability

France’s Hollande hails Thai PM’s democracy ‘commitments’ (AFP) PARIS — French President Francois Hollande hailed Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra’s “commitments in favour of democracy and freedom” as they met in Paris on Friday, his office said. They agreed to “diversify economic relations” and discussed political, educational and cultural cooperation, a statement from Hollande’s office […]