COVID-19: 7-Eleven wants 20,000 riders to launch delivery service

While many are being driven out of work, help wanted signs are going up in one sector: delivery.  The owner of the ubiquitous 7-Eleven convenience stores said it is recruiting 20,000 employees to deliver goods as the hard-hitting COVID-19 outbreak ravages in the country.  CP All announced Sunday that the company will add delivery services ...

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HBO jumps from AIS Play to new Thai home at 3BB

HBO jumps from AIS Play to new Thai home at 3BB

Want to revisit Game of Thrones, tune in to Watchmen or binge-watch Westworld? That will soon mean ditching AIS Play and moving over to internet service provider Triple T...

ThaiBev’s Charoen floats US$10B bid for Tesco Asia: report

ThaiBev’s Charoen floats US$10B bid for Tesco Asia: report

Following rumors the billionaire founder of ThaiBev was attempting to buy British retailer Tesco’s business in Asia, the Wall Street Journal reported today that he’s raised...

Go Ad-Free, Finally: YouTube Premium finally in Southeast Asia, Hong Kong

Go Ad-Free, Finally: YouTube Premium finally in Southeast Asia, Hong Kong

Song after song, video after video, do constant pop-up and pre-roll ads ruin the moment? As of today, users in Southeast Asia can return to the days when YouTube was much less...

Thailand declares 2 extra holidays for next month

Thailand declares 2 extra holidays for next month

The cabinet today approved two holidays in November to keep things quiet for a regional summit — but only in Bangkok and its northwest metro area. The final two days of an...

Thailand plans to host first World Ganja Festival next year

Thailand plans to host first World Ganja Festival next year

Thailand plans to host the first World Ganja Festival at the beginning of next year in a bid to promote the kingdom as a developer of the stickiest of icky, while also stimulating...

Thai couple crafts eco-friendly swimwear from recycled fabrics (Video)

Thai couple crafts eco-friendly swimwear from recycled fabrics (Video)

Sometimes it only takes two to make an impact. Take this crafty Thai couple, for example, who recently launched a line of swimwear made almost entirely of recycled materials. ...

Show Time: Apple TV+ reveals launch dates, price in Thailand and SEA

Show Time: Apple TV+ reveals launch dates, price in Thailand and SEA

As if we have more free time to binge movies. Tuesday night, Apple Inc. brought the streaming war to popular service Netflix with word it will launch in Thailand at a third of the...

Bangkok biz owners eager for 4am closing – if done right

Bangkok biz owners eager for 4am closing – if done right

Nightlife proprietors and business community leaders enthusiastically welcome a proposal to give tourism a shot in the arm by moving closing times back two hours, but said the...

Thailand earmarks $10 billion for ‘urgent economic stimulus’

Thailand earmarks $10 billion for ‘urgent economic stimulus’

Thailand will pour more than $10 billion into the economy, the finance ministry said Friday, as a new government looks to kickstart sputtering growth after five years of junta...


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