Thailand

3 Under-the-Radar Retirement Spots in Thailand, Vietnam, and Bali for Less than $2,000 a month—InternationalLiving.com

  BALTIMORE/ NOVEMBER 13, 2018 (STL.News) “A growing number of American retirees are discovering the charms of Southeast Asia,” says Jennifer Stevens, Executive Editor of International Living. “There’s a lot to recommend the region—and the popularity of spots like Penang or Bangkok reflects that. But lots of communities worth considering for retirement remain well off … Continue reading 3 Under-the-Radar Retirement Spots in Thailand, Vietnam, and Bali for Less than $2,000 a month—InternationalLiving.com

United States | The Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations Announces the Selection of the Design Architect for the New U.S. Consulate General in Chiang Mai, Thailand

United States – The Department of State announces the selection of Ennead Architects of New York, New York as the design architect for the new U.S. Consulate General project in Chiang Mai, Thailand. The multi-building complex will be situated on an approximately seven acre site in the New Business Park area of Chiang Mai and … Continue reading United States | The Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations Announces the Selection of the Design Architect for the New U.S. Consulate General in Chiang Mai, Thailand

Hipflat, an Online Real Estate Search Portal Used by Millions of Home Buyers and Renters in Thailand, Announces Today its Integration with Facebook Marketplace

  BANGKOK/ OCTOBER 11, 2018 (STL.News) Marketplace provides a tailored experience in the rentals category, including custom filters to search for things like the location, price, number of bedrooms/bathrooms, rental type, square metres, pet-friendly homes, and other helpful insights. Once a prospective renter finds a property they’re interested in, they fill in a simple contact … Continue reading Hipflat, an Online Real Estate Search Portal Used by Millions of Home Buyers and Renters in Thailand, Announces Today its Integration with Facebook Marketplace

United States | Assistant Secretary Christopher A. Ford Travels to Singapore, Vietnam, and Thailand

United Stats – Assistant Secretary of State for International Security and Nonproliferation Christopher A. Ford will travel to Singapore, Vietnam, and Thailand October 9-12, 2018. In Singapore, he will emphasize the importance of counterproliferation and the DPRK pressure campaign, and the need for full implementation of United Nations Security Council resolutions and sanctions. Assistant Secretary … Continue reading United States | Assistant Secretary Christopher A. Ford Travels to Singapore, Vietnam, and Thailand

California News: LOS ANGELES, Indictment Targeting Massive International Cocaine Conspiracy Unsealed with Arrival in U.S. of Extradited Colombian Kingpin

LOS ANGELES, Ca. – A high-level member of a global drug ring arrived in Southern California last night after being extradited from Colombia on charges that he conspired to transport cocaine worth hundreds of millions of dollars from South America to Mexico for eventual sale in the United States. The extradition resulted from a coordinated, … Continue reading California News: LOS ANGELES, Indictment Targeting Massive International Cocaine Conspiracy Unsealed with Arrival in U.S. of Extradited Colombian Kingpin

BANGKOK | Rights groups alarmed over Thai detention of asylum seekers

BANGKOK  — Human rights groups expressed alarm Thursday at Thailand’s detention of more than 160 asylum seekers from hill tribe ethnic minorities in Vietnam and Cambodia, saying they face possible persecution if returned to their homelands. Thai and international rights groups said the asylum seekers were rounded up Tuesday in a northern suburb of Bangkok … Continue reading BANGKOK | Rights groups alarmed over Thai detention of asylum seekers

JAKARTA, Indonesia | For the first time since war, this gold belongs to Korea

JAKARTA, Indonesia — There was no dividing them. The folk song Arirang played and the “unification” flag was raised to celebrate the first gold medal by a combined Koreas team at a major multi-sport event. The crew comprising South Koreans and North Koreans won the 500-meter dragon boat final on Sunday at the Asian Games … Continue reading JAKARTA, Indonesia | For the first time since war, this gold belongs to Korea

5 Best Countries for an Exotic, Affordable Golfing Retirement—Internationalliving.com

BALTIMORE, Md./ August 07, 2018 (STL.News) “A much-cited advantage—and joy—of retirement is being able to spend your days as you see fit, indulging in your favorite passions, such as golf,” says International Living’s Executive Editor Jennifer Stevens. “That can prove to be a prohibitively expensive pastime in North America, but in the right places overseas, … Continue reading 5 Best Countries for an Exotic, Affordable Golfing Retirement—Internationalliving.com