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By Richard Crump (December 2, 2021, 4:52 p.m. GMT) – The extradition of a British investment adviser wanted by Thai authorities for allegedly operating an unlicensed securities firm was blocked by a London court on Thursday as A judge cited the risk that he would be subjected to “inhuman or degrading treatment” if imprisoned in …

Delivery of meal plans is quickly becoming a crowded space in Hong Kong. The latest addition to the neighborhood is Voila, a company that offers restaurant-quality, calorie-counted meals for those looking for both good taste and convenience. Personal trainer Hugo D’Almeida and Chef Bertrand Jubault lead the Voila team, designing thoughtful menus with their years …

November 12, 1939 — Nov. 27, 2021 BRANT LAKE / QUEENSBURY – David Lawrence King of Brant Lake and Queensbury, NY passed away on November 27, 2021 Dave was born on November 12, 1939 in the small village of Guilderland Center, NY, to the late Leon George King and Esther Ruth (Sholtes) King. While in …

It’s lunch time. At a branch of The Pizza Company in Bangkok, there is an order for the last special dish. The staff are looking for the key ingredient: not cheese, tomatoes or olives but cannabis leaves. The Thai restaurant chain is creating a buzz with its latest menu item: cannabis pizza. The product takes …

Thailand welcomed 106,117 foreign tourists in the first 10 months of 2021, up from 40 million visitors before the pandemic. Thailand was among the first countries in Asia to reopen for foreign arrivals, and is seeing a slow recovery, including new hotels touting longer stays for individual travelers. In the first 10 months of 2021, …

As the world reopens its doors to international travel, G Adventures is offering up to 30% off more than 400 tours leaving before October 31, 2022 with its biggest “Cyber ​​Sale” of the year. With the launch of the sale, the small-group adventure operator and community tourism pioneer is rewarding hungry travelers wanting to return …

FRENCH groceries, hours spent preparing a sunken lunch in minutes – and a load of dishes. But a family Christmas doesn’t have to be like this. Getty Visit 007’s Paradise with Longtail Boats in James Bond’s famous Phang Nga Bay Take a multigenerational vacation abroad and you will have no worries – just fun, sun …

Real Money’s Alex Frew McMillan crisscrosses Southeast Asia, a sun-kissed and gentle region dotted with tens of thousands of islands, miles of beaches, home to elegant villa complexes. “As a diver I have spent many happy hours in silent meditation through exploding reefs with soft coral colored fireworks, a sea sky swept by flashes of …

BANGKOK (The Nation / Asia News Network): Tuesday’s Cabinet meeting (November 16) approved the proposal to nominate six national parks and a mangrove forest along the Andaman Sea as World Heritage sites in the United Nations World Heritage Center for Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization (Unesco), deputy government spokeswoman Traisulee Traisoranakul said on Tuesday. This …

American-Chinese virtual summit. Joe Biden and Xi Jinping will meet in person (virtually) on Monday for the first time since Biden became President of the United States last January. The two have plenty to discuss: trade wars, the 2022 Beijing Olympics – which Biden won’t attend, but likely won’t boycott – and how to deliver …