Agriculture, COVID-19 Innovations, Food & Beverages, Thailand, Volunteerism

Connecting Bangkokians with farmers

July 27, 2020

The crisis has also affected a lot of farmers, with the export of agricultural products put on hold and many restaurants no longer putting in as much nor any orders…

COVID-19 Innovations, Food & Beverages, Thailand, Volunteerism

Gourmet chefs coming together to cook for medical workers and people in need

July 27, 2020

Deepanker Khosla, the chef and owner of Haoma took inspiration from the World Central Kitchen initiative by international celebrity chef Jose Andres and started #NoOneHungry, an initiative that provides meals…

All LMR, Aviation, Country, COVID-19 Innovations, Food & Beverages, Government, Hospitality, News, Tourism

THE 4TH INFO-GRAPH OF THE COVID-19 TRAVEL SITUATION IN THE MEKONG REGION AS OF JULY 13, 2020

July 13, 2020

The 4th Info-graph of the COVID-19 Travel Situation in the Mekong Region as of July 13, 2020, giving a brief summary of travel restrictions in Cambodia, PR China, Lao PDR,…

COVID-19 Innovations, Food & Beverages, Government, Hospitality, Thailand, Tourism, Travel

Ministry eyes B3,000 handout for tourists

June 8, 2020

Eligible recipients of domestic tourism stimulus measures will be entitled to a 3,000-baht cash handout that will automatically be deducted from their bills when they spend nights or pay for…

China PR, Company, Food & Beverages, Retail

TEA CHAIN USES LIVE STREAMING AND INFLUENCER TO LAUNCH LINE DURING COVID-19

May 16, 2020

The livestream on Taobao sold nearly 3,000 sets in the first second, and more than 10,000 units by the end of the broadcast

Agriculture, Company, COVID-19 Innovations, Food & Beverages, Vietnam

People in Vietnam are flocking to a bakery that sells pink bread invented to use up the tons of dragon fruit going unsold because of the coronavirus outbreak

May 15, 2020

A bakery in Vietnam has created a new type of bread to use up the tons of dragon fruit going unsold due to the coronavirus outbreak.

China PR, Food & Beverages, Technology

COVID-19 fosters self-service innovation in China

May 15, 2020

While the coronavirus pandemic has hammered business activity worldwide, it has also fostered a wealth of self-service innovation. Nowhere is this more evident than in China, where the virus began,…

COVID-19 Innovations, Food & Beverages, Technology, Thailand

Locall.bkk – Helping restaurants in the community survive

May 15, 2020

Lives of many restaurant owners have changed in the blink of an eye during COVID-19, as many people now choose to stay home and order food in. Despite the popularity…

COVID-19 Innovations, Food & Beverages, Health, Thailand

CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19)TAT and Michelin Guide team up to deliver thanks to healthcare workers

May 15, 2020

The Tourism Authority of Thailand and the local Michelin Guide are coming together to support local restaurants while offering “gratitude and thanks” to first responders in the healthcare field for…

Company, COVID-19 Innovations, Food & Beverages, Thailand

Social distancing pandas fill empty seats at Bangkok restaurant

May 15, 2020

Now one Vietnamese restaurant in Bangkok has found a more fun way to make sure people are sitting apart but still marking the seat spacing. Big, stuffed panda bear toys…