Friday, 12 August, 2022

Topic: Thailand

Gangubai Kathiawadi is a hit in Thailand. Reels, Netflix, sex work industry helped

For weeks now, Gangubai Kathiawadi has been on Netflix’s top 10 list in Thailand. There are reels, YouTube videos and recreation of Alia Bhatt’s looks.

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Chinese and Indian stocks in Thai Pension Funds’ potential list for $33 Billion investment plan

The plan to add more Chinese and Indian stocks will help Thailand’s Government Pension Fund diversify its equities portfolio, and earn better returns in developing and resilient economies.

Southeast Asia’s richest families chase next unicorn after Grab, Carousell

From Thailand's Dhanin Chearavanont to Philippines’ Lance Gokongwei, the Southeast Asian conglomerates are plowing millions into promising firms or setting up venture capital funds.

Thailand bets on Diwali season & Indians to boost its tourism

With outbound Chinese travel not expected to resume anytime soon, Thailand is betting on travellers from other countries to take advantage of its relaxed rules for tourists.

Colonic cleanses, brain modulation, nutrient-rich IV drips — costly ‘spa cures’ for long Covid

With long Covid manifesting in a variety of forms, treating it is still a clinical conundrum. But absence of guidance from physicians has opened a path for medical spas, wellness resorts.

Covid pandemic — Thailand registers record deaths, 7 Australian cities under lockdown now

ThePrint brings you some important global stories on the coronavirus pandemic.

Chikungunya strain from India, Bangladesh likely caused 2018-19 Thailand outbreak, study says

Researchers from Chulalongkorn University in Thailand find that chikungunya strain identified in Thailand has mutations that originated in India and Bangladesh

Tokyo cases surge, Canada rethinks Astra-Zeneca vaccine policy & other global Covid news

As the Covid-19 pandemic shows no signs of letting up, ThePrint highlights the most important stories on the crisis from across the globe.

Thailand sold itself as paradise Covid retreat, yet no one came

As the beaches stay empty, many tourism-related companies are going out of business. To make matters worse, virus cases have jumped in the country.

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The new Hyundai Tucson. | Photo Credit: Special Arrangement

Hyundai’s new Tucson comes loaded to the gills. Its style and power match the price

First-generation Tucson was not only quite an ugly vehicle but also drove pretty badly. But the new edition shows how Hyundai has turned the corner.
Illustration: Soham Sen | ThePrint

How EPFO made Rs 68,000 crore off your retirement money by investing in exchange traded funds

Retirement fund body has seen rise in earnings from capital gains from equity. Its earnings are distributed among its subscribers, with EPFO retaining a small surplus.


Yuan Wang 5 vessel | ANI

Chinese research vessel Yuan Wang 5 has ‘slowed down’ but still en route Sri Lankan port

Yuan Wang 5 is currently 599 nautical miles away from Hambantota, having been at sea for 35 hours since departing the Chinese port of Taicang, according to latest data.

In Kashmir 3 years on, 3 positive changes, 3 things that should’ve happened & 3 that got worse

Kashmir as a crisis has fallen off our headlines and from the top of our collective minds. Which is precisely the most important change for the better.