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Teh Deryin holds up a patch of nasi lemak and mango sticky rice.

Young Malaysian Designers in Bangkok Patch Over Cultural Differences

The first things that flash in the minds of Thais when asked about cute crafts are those from East Asia or the West — Japanese character merch, Korean clothes, flashy American bath products. When it comes to Malaysia, most are likely to think of the food – nasi dagang and the like – but not things that give one the fuzzies and elicit an “Awww.”

Thai Filmmakers Predict Country’s Future in ‘10 Years Thailand’

BANGKOK — A Thai movie which speculates about the future of the country in the next decade was approved by the censor board Monday and will screen at cinemas nationwide next week.

Bangkok, Phuket Host Film Fest to Raise Awareness About Ocean

BANGKOK — An art space in western Bangkok will screen movies to raise awareness about protecting the sea next week.

‘Saawaan’ is Where Good Thai Street Food Goes to Heaven

The amuse-bouche arrives, a half-open egg served in a nest of straw. The delicate shell cups layers of flavor: caramelized naam pla and jaggery...
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‘Thaiconsent’ Breaks the Silence With Untold Stories

The court of public opinion often turns to familiar arguments blaming women for leading men on, not doing enough to fight them off, not covering their bodies, not coming forward quickly enough. All reinforce the code of silence that discourages them from sharing their stories by a society lacking an ingrained sense of consensual sex.

My My My! Troye Sivan to Bring His Tour to Bangkok

BANGKOK — Out and proud, a YouTuber turned pop sensation will come to his music fans in the capital next year.

Jim Gaffigan to Tell Food, Fat Dad Jokes on Bangkok Stage

BANGKOK — Expect a lot of food jokes and highs and lows of fatherhood when the king of “clean” comedy brings his world tour to Bangkok next year.

Craft-Nerd Out With Indie Asian Designers on Bangkok Pier Fair

BANGKOK — Crafts made by small designers throughout East Asia will sail into a riverside venue this weekend. The Pinkoi Market in Bangkok will be...

Shoppers, It’s Time to Save the Nation – Again

BANGKOK — Get new wheels. Enjoy a tax break. Help rubber farmers. Save Thailand.

Shibuya in Isaan? Udon Thani Gets Crosswalk Makeover

UDON THANI — Travelers to Udon Thani City may be forgiven for momentarily thinking they’ve stepped out of Isaan and into the beating commercial heart of Tokyo.





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