COVID-19 Innovations, Featured, Government, Health, News, Technology, Thailand, Uncategorized

Govt to launch ‘Health Wallet’ app for Covid-19 vaccine registration

April 19, 2021

The government will soon launch “Health Wallet", a smartphone app for people to register for Covid-19 vaccination. Government spokesperson Anucha Burapachaisri said Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha had discussed the preparation…

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Mekong Trends Snapshot – A Bright Future

April 1, 2021

As ASEAN pursues greater regional integration and the development of a single economic community, advancements in the region’s aviation industry are essential to boost economic connectivity and tourism. Half the…

2019, 8 Decent Work and Economic Growth, Cambodia, Case Study, Experience Mekong Collection, Resource Library, SDG 1: No Poverty, SDG 10: Reduced Inequalities, SDG 12: Responsible Consumption and Production, Tourism, Tours

Soksabike

April 1, 2021

As a social business, Soksabike aims to provide tourists with the chance to experience the authentic Cambodia and to promote a direct tourist spending to the local entrepreneurs.

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The Linden Centre

April 1, 2021

Floating above the pristine rice and canola fields north of the old town of Dali is a beautiful courtyard compound built in 1947 by a wealthy entrepreneur from the Bai…

2019, 8 Decent Work and Economic Growth, Case Study, Experience Mekong Collection, Lifestyle, Myanmar, Resource Library, Retail, SDG 1: No Poverty, SDG 10: Reduced Inequalities, SDG 12: Responsible Consumption and Production, SDG 5: Gender Equality, Tourism

Hla Day

April 1, 2021

Hla Day collaborates with Myanmar artisans, disadvantaged groups and small businesses to design, develop and sell handmade- Myanmar products. Hla Day aims to capture unique flavors of the Myanmar design…

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Elephant Conservation Center

April 1, 2021

The Elephant Conservation Centre (ECC), located inSayaboury, Lao People’s Democratic Republic (Lao PDR),aims to preserve and protect the Asian elephant, a speciesthat is on the brink of extinction.

COVID-19 Innovations, Featured, Sustainability, Thailand, Tours, Travel, Wildlife

Anantara Golden Triangle Offers Virtual Field Trips

March 5, 2021

Kids in online classes can now join a video call with elephants and scientific experts in northern Thailand. Redefining the term “trunk call,” Thailand’s Anantara Golden Triangle Elephant Camp &…

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Cambodia introduces QR code scanning for venues to combat COVID-19

February 25, 2021

The  Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications (MPTC) has set up a QR Code “Stop Covid” in an attempt to provide additional measures to increase the efficiency and speed of prevention…

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Shortlist for the 2021 Experience Mekong Showcases announced

February 18, 2021

Public voting open to support small responsible businesses during these challenging times Bangkok, February 18, 2021:  Created four years ago in September 2017 to both recognize and encourage sustainable and…

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