Travel and Life
Thailand’s tourism minister has said that it is considering identifications wristbands for tourists “so that if they’re out partying late and, for example, get drunk or lost, they can be easily assisted,” Reuters reports.
Thailand’s leader Gen. Prayuth Chan-ocha has acknowledged that a recent tightening of visa rules put English teachers in a precarious situation and instructed Immigration officials to be flexible with visa runners, according to The Nation.
Digital nomads – people working remotely or running online businesses – in Thailand can legally work there on tourist visas, said immigration officials in Chiang Mai.
MAASIM, Sarangani – Considered the best fly site for paragliding in the country, Sarangani is all set for the first ever International Paragliding Accuracy Competition this coming weekend.
BEIJING (AP) — China’s airline regulator has warned travelers to expect flight delays at 12 airports through mid-August, and an airport employee says military exercises are the reason. The Civil Aviation Administration of China said Tuesday the airports affected include Shanghai, Nanjing, Hangzhou, Zhengzhou and Qingdao. The disruptions began July
China approves iPhone 6 after Apple gives security assurances
Tue, Sep 30, 2014 3:51PM UTC
Thai man gets death penalty for train rape, murder
Tue, Sep 30, 2014 2:17PM UTC
China celebrates new Martyr’s Day holiday
Tue, Sep 30, 2014 1:35PM UTC
Chinese policeman killed in clash with Vietnamese boatmen
Tue, Sep 30, 2014 12:40PM UTC
US envoy says no talks with NKorea in sight
Tue, Sep 30, 2014 12:38PM UTC
South Korean ship runs aground, everyone rescued
Tue, Sep 30, 2014 10:04AM UTC