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Swedish Mareeya Poonlertlarp Ehren crowned Miss Thailand Universe

Swedish Mareeya Poonlertlarp Ehren crowned Miss Thailand Universe

25-year-old Thai-Swedish model Mareeya Poonlertlarp Ehren was crowned Miss Thailand Universe 2017 at the Siam Paragon Hall on Saturday, July 30. As the reigning queen, she also won Bt 1 million in cash and a brand new car. She will be representing Thailand in the Miss Universe 2017 pageant on November to be held in Las Vegas, US. The multi-lingual …

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Jobs for Thais who speak Danish, Swedish or Finnish

Jobs for Thais who speak Danish, Swedish or Finnish

Several job opportunities are now open for Thais who speak Danish, Swedish or Finnish and want to be based in Phuket or Krabi as part of the destination staff for the travel company TUI which in Denmark used to be Star Tours but today is much larger. Mr. Stephan Volders, who represents TUI's Destination Services in Thailand, says he has advertised …

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Thai Hill Tribe products to sell in Europe through IKEA

Thai Hill Tribe products to sell in Europe through IKEA

A collection of handmade ceramic products and some textile products from Doi Tung Development Project (DTDP) will this year be sold for the first time in Europe through a cooperation with IKEA. The cooperation started on a test basis in 2013. At that time there were 40 workers at the factory at the foot of Doi Tung mountain in Chiang Rai, northern …

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Less Thai berry pickers to Finland

Less Thai berry pickers to Finland

The daily Finnish newspaper Savon Sanomat reports that there is a sharp decrease in Thai berry pickers coming to Finland this summer. Usually there are 3,400 - 3,500 Thais who take the challenge, but this year only 2,500 Thais have come. The paper suggests that the drop is due to a warning issued by Thai officials against going there because …

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KIS CLASS OF 2017

KIS: Congratulations Class Of 2017!

The KIS community is once again celebrating the achievements of our graduating class. The 2017 cohort have been a caring group of young men and women who have worked together to achieve personal and academic success. With this year’s Grade 12’s having another solid year - with 97% attempting the full IB Diploma and a pass rate of 91% - …

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Norwegian opens Singapore-London route in September

Norwegian opens Singapore-London route in September

Low-cost carrier Norwegian will begin flying long-haul non-stop between Singapore’s Changi Airport and London Gatwick starting September 28 this year. The new route is part of Norwegian’s wider UK growth plans and marks the first long-haul route to take off under its new Norwegian UK subsidiary. The new service will fly four times weekly with a 344-seat Dreamliner. Fares on …

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Rune Evensen interviewed about Singapore start-up

Rune Evensen interviewed about Singapore start-up

The Norwegian Rune Evensen, the founder of an extraordinary startup in Singapore within the emerging Fintech business sector, is portrayed in an extensive interview in The EconoTimes (http://www.econotimes.com) Rune Evensen considers himself a pathfinder in the Fintech bridging the adoption of cryptocurrency with the innovative approach to the user experience. He is passionate about the blockchain, cryptocurrencies and the possibilities …

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Magnus Bocker has passed away

Magnus Bocker has passed away

Magnus Bocker, who led the Singapore Exchange (SGX) from 2009 after the global financial crisis, has died from cancer in the United States. He was only 55 years old. Mr Bocker, who ran private investment firm Blibros following his departure from the exchange, passed away in St Louis, Missouri in the United States on Wednesday local time, said Jonas Lindstrom, Mr Bocker's …

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Casper Klynge; From Jakarta to Silicon Valley

Casper Klynge; From Jakarta to Silicon Valley

Casper Klynge has been known as the Danish Ambassador to Indonesia for the past three years, but now he is moving on to new adventures in Silicon Valley as the world’s very first Tech Ambassador. Ambassador of Denmark to Indonesia, Casper Klynge, is a busy man these days. Tying up his work in Indonesia while at the same time getting …

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Rembrandt Hotel

Rang Mahal, an authentic rooftop Indian Restaurant.

A pioneering and award-winning, Indian restaurant and terrace bar on the 26th floor of the hotel. Offering varieties of Authentic North Indian foods and focus as much of a vegetarian as with non-vegetarian such as Tandoori Prawns, Raan-E-Khyber (the house specialty) Palak Aap Ki Pasand, Garlic Naan and etc, with traditional service and atmosphere as well as a stunning view …

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