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English Camp: The Big Day

The big day has arrived: the Unity 3D English Camp at Santirat Vocational College. I turned up earlier than usual (7:20am – a new record) to sort out the dozen or so balloons I blew up the day before, but all the kids had tied them together for the display for me. 645 more words

South East Asia

General Prayuth Chan-ocha named as Thailand's new PM

Bangkok: Thailand’s coup leader General Prayuth Chan-ocha was appointed prime minister today by a legislature he hand-picked, giving the army chief a veneer of legitimacy even while the military presses on with efforts to silence its critics. 751 more words


Indonesia's Constitutional Court to decide election challenge

Jakarta: Indonesia’s highest court is widely expected today to uphold last month’s hotly contested presidential election, paving the way for Joko Widodo to take over as leader of the world’s third largest democracy. 335 more words


Population:      14,96 million

Agricultural Households:  1,9 million with a population of 8.5 million.

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SE Asia economic integration could worsen inequality

JAKARTA: A plan by Southeast Asian countries to establish a European Union-inspired single market next year could worsen inequality and is likely to benefit men more than women, a new study warned yesterday. 307 more words


Vietnam, Myanmar test three for Ebola

HANOI: Vietnam and Myanmar are testing three patients for the deadly Ebola virus after they arrived in the Southeast Asian nations from Africa while suffering from fever, health officials said. 316 more words


English Camp: The Preparation

The phrase ‘English Camp’ has been floating around for a while at Santirat Vocational College, but of course in typical Thai style, it was all systems go the day before our English Camp is held. 217 more words