Category: Staff Pick

St. Robert’s successfully conducts international conference

St. Robert’s Group of Companies successfully led its first international conference entitled: “Blending the Traditional Method of Teaching with e-Learning”, held last February 24 and 25, at the Baiyoke Sky Hotel in Pratunam, Bangkok. The conference was organized by the University of Makati – Circles of Professional Educators, Inc. Over 380 participants joined in the… Read more »

Ambassador Aragon and other embassy representatives visit CP plant in Saraburi

Philippine Ambassador to Thailand Mary Jo A. Bernardo-Aragon, together with other embassy representatives, visited the Charoen Pokphand Food (CPF) Public Co. Ltd. in Saraburi, particularly the chicken processing plant, as posted on the Philippine Embassy’s website last February 12. CP has already engaged in aquaculture and agriculture businesses in the Philippines and this time, the… Read more »

Filipino AIT students win big in AIT Student Union Cultural Show

Filipino students from Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) bagged multiple awards in the AIT Student Union Cultural Show, held on February 10, at the AIT Auditorium, with the theme, “All About 20th Century”. The AIT Filipino Student Association (AFSA) joined 5 out of 6 categories and had won the following: Non-traditional Dance Competition – Winner… Read more »

PAL first Philippine airline receives 4-star rating from Skytrax

Philippine flag carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) is now a 4-star airline. This upgrade rating is given by London-based Skytrax after a tedious auditing of its in-flight and on-ground services. This announcement was done by PAL themselves last Thursday, February 8. The up ranking was also due to the “major enhancement to its end-to-end passenger experience”,… Read more »

Wife of Arthur Mina seeks financial assistance to repatriate his remains

After the heart-wrenching and devastating death of Filipino expat in Phuket Arthur Mina, the Filipino “bayanihan” spirit has been ignited to bring back the remains of Mina to the Philippines through financial assistance. However, a couple of months before his death, the Mina family also lost another member of their family, baby Zeal, and now,… Read more »

Super Blue Blood Moon sweeps the kingdom

An astrological phenomenon called the “Super Blue Blood Moon” had placed the country in a standstill as ordinary citizens, amateur and professional stargazers joined in to see this rare occurrence, Wednesday night, January 31, 2018. This phenomenon started at 6:30 am in Thailand while the total eclipse occurred between 7:51 pm and 9:07 pm in… Read more »