When it comes to the time-honored tactic of using smoke to enrich the taste of grilled meat, not just any wood takes the cut. Hardwoods – low in resin and high in flavor – produce the best smoke, and each type of wood has its…

On August 3, 2018, Myanmar’s Directorate of Investment and Company Administration (DICA) issued an announcement enacting an anti-corruption code of ethics intended to prevent corruption in both public and private transactions. The code of ethics prohibits all companies and bodies corporates incorporated under the Myanmar…

Authors: Dr. Narain Chutijirawong (Director), Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Jaiyos Co., Ltd; Piriya Ungsakul (Consultant), Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Jaiyos Co., Ltd Over the past few years, “Digital Transformation” has become a trending topic forcing businesses to question whether it is just a passing trend or a strategic…

A new anti-corruption law has come into effect in Thailand. Formally named the Act Supplementing the Constitution Relating to the Prevention and Suppression of Corruption B.E. 2561 (2018) (the “New Anti-Corruption Law”), it repeals and replaces the 1999 Organic Act on Counter Corruption and its…

Surachit “Art” Chanovan is the Managing Director of Success Canada.org, an educational office designed to offer advice and counseling about Canadian education services to Thai students, parents, and local school counselors. Its roots date back to the Canadian Education Centre (CEC), which Art ran. It…

By Mr. Kunal Sachdev (Regional Legal Adviser) and Ms. Thamonwan Na Nakara (Legal Adviser) After several rounds of draft circulations and public hearings, on 13th May 2018, the Emergency Decree on the Digital Assets Businesses B.E. 2561 (2018) (the “EDDAB”) and the Emergency Decree on…

Airplane travel is extremely safe but for some people there is a risk of developing deep vein thrombosis. Learn what causes it, its symptoms, and how to avoid it with these tips from Bumrungrad International Hospital. What is deep vein thrombosis? Deep vein thrombosis (DVT)…

Retiring overseas lends itself to endless possibilities but people often let misconceptions about the realities of an overseas retirement stand in their way. In a new report, the editors at Internationalliving.com/au detail four common reasons people cite for staying put at home—and why you shouldn’t…

YouGov data also shows that Huawei has experienced the biggest increase in its brand health over the past year among Thai consumers Facebook again tops YouGov BrandIndex’s annual brand health rankings for Thailand. In a list featuring a large number of global brands, the social…