Thailand tops Asian destinations for retirees

The ‘2022 Annual Global Retirement Index’ ranks 25 countries according to the 10 categories of Housing, Benefits and Discounts, Visas and Residence, Fitting In/Entertain, Development, Climate, Healthcare, Governance, Opportunity, and Cost of Living.

Can Thailand learn from South Korea’s expanding soft power?

For many years, South Korea has been projecting its soft power on the global stage, mainly through the successful export of its teledramas, the increasingly popular K-pop music, Korean movies, and lately the Netflix show “Squid Game”.

Feathers Fly Over: Cock-fighting is One of Thailand’s Most Popular Activities

Some Thai citizens are fighting to end this practice. The notion of animal welfare is slowly gaining momentum in the country. Their push saw the introduction of the first-ever animal welfare law to the applause of animal rights activists. 

What Are You Covered For With Comprehensive Car Insurance In Thailand?

As driving in the Land of Smiles can be so precarious with the number of accidents each year, you will want to consider getting comprehensive insurance for your vehicles. 

Bangkok falls to 34th most expensive city for expatriates in the world

Bangkok has dropped by 11 places to be in 34th position in the global Cost of Living rankings, as its tourism-dependent economy struggles to recover from the pandemic

The Combination of Good Graphics and Gameplay is Needed for Success in Gaming

If you compare a game from 20 years ago to now, the change is incredible. You probably wouldn’t want to play a game from 20 years ago with those graphics knowing the graphics embedded in new games.

Bangkok falls 19 places to 49th most expensive location worldwide

Locations reliant on international tourism have seen their rental markets hit especially hard during the pandemic, resulting in some major drops in the rankings. Bangkok has fallen 19 places to 49th, while Hanoi saw a similar drop of 12 places to 81st.

Thailand remains 54th in World Happiness Report’s ranking

As one would expect with lockdowns and physical distancing, the pandemic had a significant effect on workforce well-being. Falling unemployed during the pandemic is associated with a 12% drop in life satisfaction.