Cover Story : Vol.36 No.5 / 5 May 2019
By Saranya Suksawat
May 2019 is the month that all Thai people are eagerly looking forward to, as the most important event of this year, the Coronation Ceremony of His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn, will be held from May 4 - 6.
Cover Story : Vol.36 No.4 / 5 April 2019
By Saranya Suksawat
The Songkran festival is the traditional Thai New Year's Day and is celebrated from April 13 to 15.The Thai people throughout the country from the old to the young and from the royalty to the ordinary people celebrate this festival. Being the world-renowned water festival, it attracts tourists from all over the world to visit the country during this period. Apart from water splashing, Thai people also celebrate with many other joyous activities. It is indeed the country's merriest festival.
Cover Story : Vol.36 No.3 / 5 March 2019
By Thawat Wattana
Thailand lies in the Indo-Chinese Peninsula covering a land area of 513,115 sq.km. It extends some 1,500 km. from north to south striding over parts of the tropical and sub-tropical zones. With its plentiful rainfall and fertile soil, Thailand, like all its neighbours, used to have a very high forest cover. Although, as is well known, much of this is gone, Thailand in the past decades has made ceaseless efforts in forest conservation and has succeeded in expanding enormously its network of national parks and wildlife sanctuaries.
Cover Story : Vol.36 No.2 / 5 February 2019
Thailand is one of the world's largest producers of rice and farmers are the backbone of the country. In the past, water buffalo played a critical role in rice cultivation as Thai farmers used them to plough rice fields. Due to its close relationship with the farmer’s life, this animal is regarded as a cultural symbol of Thailand.
Cover Story : Vol.36 No.1 / 5 January 2019
Being a tropical country, Thailand is blessed with an abundance of natural resources including an amazing array of flora and fauna. During the winter season from December to February, a wide variety of flowers are in full bloom everywhere forming beautiful scenes.
Cover Story : Vol.35 No.12 / 5 December 2018
His Late Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej, the world’s longest-reigning monarch, was regarded as the great king of Thailand and deeply loved by all Thai people. His works and achievements have been recognized internationally as evidenced by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)’s first Human Development Lifetime Achievement Award which was presented to His Late Majesty by the former United Nations Secretary-General, Mr. Kofi Annan on 26th May 2006.