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28
Aug

The U.S. ambassador visited the Vietnamese military cemetery for the first time in history

Daniel Kritenbrink was the first U.S. ambassador to visit the Truong Son Cemetery for soldiers killed in the Vietnam War This was part of Kritenbrinka’s official visit to Quangxi Province. Together with the Vice Chairman of the local people’s council, Hoang Nam, they performed traditional rituals by lighting incense and hitting the bell. The American […]

28
Aug

Bangkok Airways Opens New Halls at Phuket Airport

Bangkok Airways has opened a new passenger lounge at Phuket International Airport’s domestic terminal, offering passengers the opportunity to sit back, relax and have a snack while waiting for their flights The popular Bangkok Airways lounge has been closed for the last two years due to renovations. The company currently offers three lounges separating Premier […]

27
Aug

There are will be 600 monkeys sterilized in Hua Hin

Thai PBS World reports that Hua Hin is starting mass sterilization of monkeys to control their population The programme is administered by Thailand’s National Park, the Department of Wildlife and Plant Protection and will allow for the sterilization of 600 long-tailed macaques. Monkeys live on the hills of Kao Takiab and Han Hin Lek Fai […]

24
Aug

Wano Akari 2019

Japan has many unique traditions, festivals and arts, among which is the art of creating luminous objects such as flashlights. Good examples of such art are the huge compositions of lanterns at the Kanto Matsuri Festival in Akita, as well as the giant glowing platforms of the Nabuta Matsuri Festival in Aomori. This year’s exhibition […]

23
Aug

Apple MacBook Pro banned in Vietnamese aircraft

The Vietnamese Civil Aviation Administration (CAAV) banned Apple’s MacBook Pro 2015-2017 notebooks from being carried on aircraft due to the threat of explosions In its application, the agency refers to the order of the American Consumer Product Safety Commission. The document talks about the risk of battery ignition in older Apple MacBook Pro models. In […]