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General Press Release : 09 Mar 2018

Photo Release: Amari Watergate Bangkok welcomes Deputy Prime Minister General—09 Mar 18

Nisara Khamphong (right), Director of Marketing Communications, Amari Watergate Bangkok, gave a warm welcome to Visanu Krue-ngam (left), Deputy Prime Minister, at the lobby of the hotel on his visit to preside over the opening ceremony of the Thai

Asia-Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development opens in Bangkok on 28 March Transformation towards sustainable and resilient societies General—09 Mar 18

Bangkok--9 Mar--ESCAP-SCAS
28-30 March 2018, Bangkok, Thailand

The Fifth Asia-Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development (APFSD) will be held from 28 to 30 March in Bangkok, with stakeholders set to review regional progress made on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), ahead of the High-Level Political Forum at the UN Headquarters in July this year.

In line with the high-level forum, this year's APFSD theme will be 'Transformation towards sustainable and resilient societies.' The set of goals to be reviewed in depth will be Goal 6 (clean water and sanitation), 7 (affordable and clean energy), 11 (sustainable cities and communities), 12 (responsible consumption and production), 15 (life on land) and 17 (partnership for the Goals). Interlinkages among these goals and the other Sustainable Development Goals will also be discussed.

Organized by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), the forum will provide a platform for countries to share regional perspectives, support the presentation of their voluntary national reviews, and assess progress made on the regional road map for implementing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in Asia and the Pacific.

APFSD will be preceded by a civil society forum, including a capacity building workshop for countries submitting vol

Photo Release: Birthday Blessings General—09 Mar 18

Khun Prinya Tangsin, Managing Director of Ramada Plaza Bangkok Menam Riverside joined the ceremony of blessing Khun Malee Tangsin, the President with the management team on 91st

Thai Ministry of Transport - The European Union (EU) to Enhance Safety and Efficiency in Freight General—09 Mar 18

Today (March 8, 2018), Mr. Arkhom Termpittayapaisith, Minister of Transport is presiding over the opening of the seminar on "Enhancing Safety and Efficiency in Freight Transport". Mrs. Luisa Ragher, Charge d'Affaires, the European Union (EU) Delegation


Ah, Sunday. No alarm clock and a slower pace. Make the best of it with Sunday brunch at Atelier. It's a reward for your hard work all week, but more than just that. It's a time to gather family and friends and savour a truly outstanding brunch


Summer is right upon us, and nothing welcomes the sunny season better than a sweet selection of "Tasty Tropical Treats" from The Museum, at Centara Grand Hua Hin. Showcasing the sweet and juicy local produce of Hua Hin, the pineapple, this is just too

Win a Trip for 2 to Phu Quoc on St Patricks Day Celebration at The Drunken General—09 Mar 18

Join our St. Paddy's day celebrations and get a chance to win great prizes at The Drunken Leprechaun, Four Points by Sheraton Bangkok, Sukhumvit 15 on Saturday, 17 March 2018 from 10 AM onwards. 10:00 AM onwards: First 10 guests who buy a pint of

Photo Release: ICHI welcomed Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) for a site visit of Ichitan General—09 Mar 18

Mr. Viroj Supasoon, the Executive Vice President-Manufacturing of Ichitan Group Public Company Limited (ICHI), welcomed the group of investors and food entrepreneurs from Japan External Trade Organization or JETRO, who come to a site visit of Ichitan

Taste the Mediterranean at The Worlds Tuesday fish night General—09 Mar 18

At The World restaurant, Centara Grand at CentralWorld, you can discover an incredible range of international flavors 7 days a week. However, every Tuesday night, the emphasis is placed firmly on freshly imported Mediterranean fish – paired

Accusations against UN expert a retaliation by Philippines, say fellow General—09 Mar 18

UN human rights experts have expressed grave concerns about terrorism accusations levelled against the UN Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples, Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, a Philippine national. The legal petition listing her name is an

North Korea detente: UN expert urges opening for human rights General—09 Mar 18

Welcoming rapprochement on the Korean peninsula, including possible discussions about denuclearisation, the UN Special Rapporteur, Tomás Ojea Quintana, called on the Government of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea to take the opportunity

PTT offers HERO card to honor more than 600,000 Thai veterans with a privilege spending at PTT General—09 Mar 18

Honoring Thai war veterans by offering splendid privileges to support their bravery for protecting the sovereignty of the nation which is honored as the pride and treasure of Thailand, the target that PTT set to earn. General Prawit Wongsuwan, Deputy

St. Patricks Day Celebrations @ Streats Bar Bangkok General—09 Mar 18

It's time to paint the Khaosan area green! This March 17th, come on down to Streats Bar and get ready for some St.Patrick's Day fun starting from 4pm til late. Wear your luckiest green accessories and celebrate all things shamrock! The team at Streats

Movenpick Hotels Resorts unveils seven dishes to celebrate the brands 70 years of culinary General—09 Mar 18

Menu favourites have been reimagined to mark the Moevenpick Group's 70th anniversary, paying tribute to the company's founding principle – doing ordinary things in an extraordinary way Moevenpick Hotels & Resorts is kick-starting 2018 with a


The excitement is returning to Hua Hin with style as Incursion Trio gets ready to visit Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Hua Hin to delight classical music fans with tunes from the world-renowned artists. Set in the historic spot of Hua Hin,

Photo Release: Vee Marrs Birthday Celebration At Dusit Thani Bangkok General—09 Mar 18

Vee Marr's group of close friends including M.R. Waranaporn Sukhanetr, Prachitra Thienprasitthi, Nalinee Pachimsawat and others, jointly hosted her birthday celebration at Hamilton's Steak House of Dusit Thani Bangkok recently. Picture shows: (Front Row