The United Nations Environment Programme report on Single Use Plastics: A Roadmap for Sustainibility, stated that of the 8.3 billion metric tons of plastic produced, only 9% has been recycled while 6.3 billion metric tons become waste. By 2050, 12 billion metric tons will populate our oceans, waterways, landfills and our environment. As part of… Read more »
Administrator of Facebook group SWD Kapamilya Thailand Ernest Rey Basilio Salarza (aka Rhey Keen Ayala) was arrested yesterday, April 23 in Bangkok after the court had released an arrest warrant. Salarza is currently detained at Klongthan Police Station. A bail has been set for 100,000 baht. Basilio more popularly known as Rhey Keen Ayala, another… Read more »
The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology has recorded at least 406 aftershocks as of 7 a.m. Tuesday after a magnitude-6.1 earthquake hit parts of Luzon on Monday.
All Filipinos in Phuket and nearby provinces are encouraged to attend.
Rigoberto Ignacio, 68, aka “Guchi” died after his motorbike was hit by a car in Wichit, Phuket early morning Wednesday, April 17. Guchi is best described by his friends as one of best Filipino drummers in Thailand’s largest island. Guchi is survived by his two children. He had a Thai wife who already passed away… Read more »
Filipina Actress Crisel Casunji was awarded the Best New Performer in her role as a domestic worker in the movie “Still Human” during the 38th Hong Kong Film Awards held on on Sunday April 14 at the Hong Kong Cultural Centre in Tsim Sha Tsui. Cansuji in her acceptance speech said,”It seems to tell the… Read more »
The Ministry of Public Health warned the public of “post holiday blues” which include stress, anxiety and insomnia caused by a sudden return to normal life after a long holiday such as the Songkran break. “If you suffer from post-holiday blues, you may feel exhausted despite a prolonged rest. You may also suffer from stress,… Read more »
Thailand now holds the Longest Human Wave title which was previously garnered by Japan. To conclude this year’s Songkran celebration on April 15, Monday, the longest human wave was organized in the province of Khon Khaen. The program was opened by Mayor Theerasak Theekhayaphon which lasted for 17 minutes and 41 seconds beating Japan’s 17… Read more »
A man in Nakhon Si Thammarat province has his nose checked at the Sichon Hospital on April 16 after complaining that he has been having bad breath for many years and would not go no matter what he does. People around him have noticed the same and have started avoiding him. After an examination, the… Read more »
Thai News Agency (@TNAMCOT) posted on their twitter account the photo of a police officer which went viral during the Songkran festivities. The twitter feed read: “A police officer in Lopburi province was given a certificate and some cash by his chief for his hard work during Songkran holiday after his photo, showing his face… Read more »