On Heritage Day, see another side of Cambodia’s history

Heritage Day is this Saturday, meaning that for the third time in Cambodia, various historical sites in Phnom Penh and Siem Reap will be welcoming members of the public within their gates. This year, the Residence of the British Ambassador to Cambodia, the Residence of the Australian Ambassador to Cambodia, Agence Française de Développement (AFD), […]

Inoculation against dengue fever urged

A pest-control worker fumigates a community in Bangkok in April 2017, as part of measures to combat the spread of dengue fever. (Bangkok Post file photo) The public should get dengue vaccinations, which work better for those who have already been exposed to the virus, Assoc Prof Tawee Chotpitayasunondh, president of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases […]

Thailand offers course for women who marry foreigners

The Social Development and Human Security Ministry is offering a free course to help Thai women cope with the highs and lows of interracial marriage and avoid potential scams or falling victim to human trafficking when moving abroad. As Thai society becomes more accepting of interracial marriages, some women view them as a way to […]

Politics? What politics?

Jaa Pantachat’s revival of her 2015 experimental comedic whodunnit Ceci N’est Pas La Politique (This Is Not Politics) may have maintained its original structure and storyline, but in this trimmed and funnier version, it has gained both clarity and poignancy. Written by Pattareeya Puapongsakorn, who won the Thailand chapter of the International Association of Theatre […]