By Paul Gambles You may have noticed that household debt in Canada has gone up a little recently. To be precise, it has increased by some C$1.53 trillion or 250% since the end of 1999; and by C$910 billion or 74% in the last decade…

By David Doran and Alec Goldman We’ve known for a while now that tomorrow’s jobs will look markedly different from today’s; according to a McKinsey and Company study, “…60 percent of occupations have at least 30 percent of constituent work activities that could be automated.”…

The hotel’s dedicated events team will help you plan every detail and bring your celebrations to life. Host a staff party from the many elegant venues and sumptuous dining options that add a touch of grandeur to any occasion. Host your event with the Bangkok Marriott Sukhumvit and celebrate in…

By Elizabeth Thies, Head of School, BASIS International School Bangkok We are not just a school; we are a learning community. BASIS International School Bangkok will be opening to grades Pre-K through 5th grade beginning in August of 2019 and add one grade level every…

Steve Van Beek has been one of the most celebrated expat authors based in Bangkok for the past few decades. He is about to release a companion book to Bangkok Then and Now called News from the 90s. It’s a 172-page collection of news items…

“Golden Axe Throw Club, a Canadian/Thai family owned venue, will be hosting a PGA Golf style, ongoing Leaderboard competition, between corporate companies within Bangkok & Thailand to crown the best Axe Throwing Company in all Thailand! The Corporate Champions of Axe Throwing trophy & title…

My name is Jordan Ashton, a regular in the Bangkok Hockey Community. I have a few topics I’d like to communicate. The Terry Fox Run I am organizing our BCISB’s 6th Annual Terry Fox Run and I’m looking for any fundraising, prize or sponsorship donations…

Expats are more than satisfied with life in Bahrain, Taiwan, and Ecuador, while India, Saudi Arabia, and Kuwait leave them disappointed. The top 10 destinations for expats in 2018 are Bahrain, Taiwan, Ecuador, Mexico, Singapore, Portugal, Costa Rica, Spain, Colombia, and Czechia. Panama, Israel, Australia,…

CBRE Thailand will be holding the “CBRE Elite Living 2018”, a premier residential property showcase from October 5th – 7th, 2018 at SO Sofitel Bangkok Hotel on Sathorn Road where visitors will have exclusive access to early-bird registrations and pre-sales of new projects. Gifts and…

Siam Canadian, well known over the past 30 years as a major Asian based global frozen seafood supplier has now upped its interest in the frozen meat business and officially established a new entity, Siam Canadian – Meat Division www.siamcanadianmeat.com. The new division is headed…

CanCham Thailand is sad to report the passing of Sam Cohen, one of its most charismatic and friendliest members. This story, written by Scott Murray, first appeared in the April 1998 issue of Voyageur magazine when CanCham was called the Thai-Canadian Chamber of Commerce. Sam Cohen doesn’t…