As the organic rice farmers do not pay for chemical inputs, each can earn about 80,000 baht (US$2,285) per crop on an average-sized farm of 15 rai (2.4…

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Cambodia Post isn’t very reliable, and the costs can vary depending on the mood and relative wealth of the woman at the counter. Most of the foreign shippers…

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By train. Singapore’s MRT (Mass Rapid Transit) system is probably the fastest way to zip around the city. What is the difference between MRT and LRT in Singapore?…

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Technically speaking Hoi An doesn’t have a beach. The town is located along the Thu Bon estuary, around 5 km from the coast. Usually, the Hoi An beach…

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A Department of Wildlife and National Parks Peninsular Malaysia (Perhilitan) analysis estimates that there are only 300 to 500 sun bears left in Malaysia as of 2018. Its…

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With little farming land, Singapore imports over 90% of the food consumed in the country. The food at our local markets mainly comes from overseas. Which countries does…

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How do I call a China number? 86 is the international code used to dial to China. 01086091111 is the local number you wrote. The national prefix was…

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All foreigners interested in working in Thailand must obtain a Thai work permit and a Thai work visa. In order to receive a work permit, a company, foreign…

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The Singapore Flyer, which cost $240 million to build and has 28 air-conditioned capsules each able to accommodate 28 passengers, was opened in March 2008. It was the…

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Temperatures start to decrease, averaging 27°C, and some of the outerlying temples are deserted at this time of year, making it a great time to explore some of…

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