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  1. 1. opinion | 07 Jan 2015

    A river trip to hell, for locals and tourists

    COMMENTARY

    Newspaper section: News

    » For many Bangkokians who live far from the river, the chance to enjoy a boat ride on the majestic Chao Phraya River or visit its webs of canals is a joy only tourists get to experience. Most locals tend to be stuck in th...

  2. 2. business | 28 Jan 2015

    Chao Phraya River flooded with travellers

    By Chadamas Chinmaneevong, Newspaper section: Business

    » Eight riverside hotels on Charoen Krung and Charoen Nakhon roads are confident of a continued tourism boom along the Chao Phraya River, with new investment of 150 billion baht already pledged.

  3. 3. news | 17 Jan 2015

    Anti-drug partners inspect river patrols

    narcotics

    By King-oua Laohong, Newspaper section: News

    » Senior anti-drugs officials from China, Laos, Myanmar and Thailand yesterday carried out inspections to observe anti-drug trafficking efforts in action along the Mekong River where up to 300 million methamphetamine pills...

  4. 4. learning | 07 Jan 2015

    Sanitsuda's "river trip to hell"

    News from tourism sector

    By Terry Fredrickson

    » If the Bangkok editorial editor's New Years' Chao Phraya River trip is anywhere near typical, Thailand's tourist industry could be trouble.

  5. 5. learning | 03 Jan 2015

    River "monster" takes a walk

    Easy English news

    By Terry Fredrickson

    » Here is a story that attracted a lot of readers last year: Salamanders are not always small and colourful. In some places of the world they can be big enough to be confused with river monsters, as was the case recently i...

  6. 6. lifestyle | 30 Dec 2014

    Swelling with the Flow

    HOLIDAY TIME: Celebration

    By Nikki Busuttil, Newspaper section: News

    » Just how exciting can a brunch or dining experience get? Have a think, then think again… Before you're done reflecting, take yourself down to the Chao Phraya River, by road, BTS Skytrain or hotel boat service, and e...

  7. 7. lifestyle | 30 Dec 2014

    Quintessential Thai Aroma By The River Of Kings

    HOLIDAY TIME: Wining & Dining

    Newspaper section: News

    » The most refined Thai foods take hours of preparation and require many hands to help with the chopping, grinding and carving. But thanks to passion and painstaking preparation, at Salathip, set amidst tropical gardens be...

  8. 8. travel | 29 Dec 2014

    Find the Perfect Gift at Asiatique -The Riverfront

    HOLIDAY TIME

    By Mick Shippen, Newspaper section: News

    » In 1861 European diplomats and merchants petitioned the king requesting that more roadways be built in Bangkok to accommodate horse-drawn carriages. These included Thanon Charoen Krung, also known as New Road, a 10-km st...

  9. 9. news | 27 Dec 2014

    Speedos on standby for New Year river dip in Rome

    By AFP

    » ROME - His figure-hugging black speedos at the ready, fast-food vendor Marco Fois is preparing to uphold a New Year's tradition and take the plunge into the murky waters of Rome's fabled Tiber river.

  10. 10. news | 27 Dec 2014

    Big plans for the river of life

    By Nauvarat Suksamran, Newspaper section: News

    » When the Asean Economic Community (AEC) swings into action late next year, great changes will be effected along the magnificent Mekong River, not to mention the bustling road networks which link the main countries in the...

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