Category: News

FARTH concludes 13th Volleyball Tournament in high-blazing finals

An exciting and entertaining volleyball tournament was organized by the Filipino Alliance in Rayong Thailand (FARTH) in its 13th Volleyball Tournament Season, held from February 3 – March 17, 6:00-9:00 pm, at the Anuban Taksin Rayong International School. Volleyball fans and friends joined in to witness the elimination games which were done throughout the scheduled… Read more »

Jollibee opens first European store in Ciao, Italy

Home grown Filipino brand Jollibee excites Filipinos as it opened its first European store in Ciao, Italy. Jollibee, the home of the original crispylicious Jollibee fried chicken and spaghetti, has given Filipinos in Italy a taste of home as patrons queued up outside the store, with some coming from neighboring places like Turin, Rome, Venice… Read more »

Bangkok air quality at unsafe levels again

The Pollution Control Department has detected poor air quality again this month as the amount of micro-fine dust has exceeded the safe limits on all its 5 air quality monitoring stations, as reported Monday on Bangkok Post.   The department reported that the particle matter, or PM 2.5, for the past 24 hour rose from… Read more »

Thailand to release new banknotes in April

Following the ascension to the throne of King Maha Vajiralongkorn December last year, he is now taking his place on Thailand’s banknotes and currency. In a Coconuts Bangkok report, the Bank of Thailand today has already unveiled new banknotes that feature the image of the kingdom’s current monarch. Banknotes bearing the image of King Rama… Read more »