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At the same time, the cost of living continues to climb, as do the number of declarations of insolvency by Canadian consumers. Data published by the Office of the Superintendent of Bankruptcy Canada shows that the number of Canadians filing personal bankruptcy could return to pre-pandemic levels. At the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, government …

As tourism in Southeast Asia begins to recover from lengthy Covid-19 border closures, new government policies are designed to increase traveler spending. “Selling premium. The more expensive it is, the more customers there are. Otherwise, Louis Vuitton would have no sales.” In July, Thai Deputy Prime Minister Anutin Charnvirakul advised the country’s tourism industry to …

BANGKOK: The National Communicable Diseases Committee (NCDC) decided to downgrade COVID-19 from “dangerous communicable disease” to “communicable disease under surveillance” from October as part of the country’s plan to enter an endemic period normal. A boy waits for his turn to receive a COVID-19 shot at Central Westgate mall in Nonthaburi on August 4, 2022. …

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Prime Minister Dr Ralph Gonsalves was described as a ‘close and dear friend of Taiwan’ as Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen expressed the nation’s gratitude to the Premier of SVG for his current visit to Taiwan. This is according to a report from Focus Taiwan, CNA English News. His official state …

South Korean Foreign Minister Park Jin was due to make his first visit to China yesterday as South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol’s government seeks to reassure Beijing about their ties, despite stronger ties with the United States and tensions over Taiwan. Park is to spend three days in the eastern port city of Qingdao, during …

tommaso79 / Shutterstock.com Editor’s Note: This story originally appeared on The Penny Hoarder. Managing finances in a relationship can be tricky. You may think everything is going well, but your budget and savings account say otherwise. Talking about money and budgets with your partner isn’t the most romantic way to spend time together, but it …

The final five castaways joining TVNZ 2’s Celebrity Treasure Island have been announced. Celebrity Treasure Island welcomes Bree Tomasel and Matt Chisholm. (Source: TVNZ) The latest candidates to be revealed are Eds Eramiha, Iyia Liu, Jesse Tuke, Dr Joel Rindelaub and Lynette Forday. The new season will see the castaway celebrities compete for the chance …

By Chen Cheng-hui / Staff Reporter Government officials and business representatives attended a groundbreaking ceremony yesterday at Nanzih Technology Industrial Park (楠梓科技產業園區) in Kaohsiung, where Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co (TSMC, 台積電) is to build a plant of 12 inch pads. The 238-hectare park sits on the former site of a naphtha cracker plant owned by …

CHON BURI: The owner of the Sattahip pub which burned down early Friday morning (August 5), killing 15 people, is in custody at a police station after reporting to police last night. Mountain B owner Pongsiri Panprasong (head bowed, wearing a cap) is escorted inside the building after arriving at Phlu Ta Luang police station …

With increasing credit card balances in the United States, you may want to rethink your credit card strategy ahead of a possible recession. This is because credit card debt is up 13% from last yearand that debt will only get more expensive as interest rates rise are waiting Later this year. Here’s a look at …

Discover episode 9 Check Out is the weekend’s latest Thai drama, centering on Daonuea, a working-age man who has just broken up with his first love, Tee. While vacationing at The Air, he meets Nine, a man who improves his mood. Although the two get along well, Daonuea returns to his old life, working with …

3 arrested in Bali for distributing drugs In late July, Indonesian authorities arrested three foreigners for distributing cocaine on the Indonesian resort island of Bali. National Narcotics Agency officers seized 1.9 pounds of cocaine along with other drugs, including MDMA and cannabis, from the three suspects, who are identified as British, Brazilian and Mexican. At …

(Seychelles News Agency) – A commonwealth games Record holder James Goddard, who was born in Seychelles and whose father is Seychellois, said he is open to working with Seychellois swimmers in the future, but for now he is concentrating on his work with the Thai national team. The 39-year-old backstroke specialist is currently on vacation …

“My biggest fear in retirement is waking up and not having a clue what I’m going to do that day,” says David Lucero. But David’s fears never materialized…as he went in search of an adventure abroad. His journey began with an epiphany in his office. “In 2013, I was working in Houston, Texas, and at …

Russian airline Aeroflot will resume direct passenger flights on two exotic routes between Moscow (SVO), Phuket (HKT) and Seychelles (SEZ), according to several media reports. Despite being almost entirely shut out of the international air travel market due to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, the carrier plans to resume direct flights from Moscow to Phuket from …

Glenn Maxwell reveals Shane Warne’s ‘love’ for London Spirit and insists he wants to put ‘his best foot forward’ following the legend’s death… and hopes to use his first Hundred stint to kick off preparations for Australia’s T20 World Cup defense Australian legend Shane Warne died in March while on vacation in Thailand Glenn Maxwell, …

sonya etchison / Shutterstock.com If you’re yearning for another round of stimulus checks from the federal government, your wish is unlikely to come true. But several states are stepping in to fill this gap. While the federal government sent money in 2020 and 2021 to help people cope with the impact of COVID-19, several states …

Traveling as a family is fun and brings people together. For this reason, it makes more sense to plan a trip to Thailand with children. Many people associate Thailand with its amazing markets and temples, but there’s more to this beautiful country than its culture. The country is world famous for its extravagant number of …

File photo REUTERS/Tom Brenner August 1, 2022: There are signs that the Speaker of the United States House, currently in Singapore, will not visit Taiwan, but if she does, it could be veritable dynamite affecting global and domestic politics. Singapore is his first stop and his delegation also plans to visit Malaysia, South Korea and …