Biography of the Author May Wong

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  1. Concerns arise over Thai government’s plans to introduce e-commerce tax | Video
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    Concerns arise over Thai government’s plans to introduce e-commerce tax | Video

    Thailand plans to introduce a new seven per cent tax on e-commerce businesses in 2020. This has prompted concerns that the move may affect ...
  2. Thai companies begin 2020 with plastic bag ban | Video
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    Thai companies begin 2020 with plastic bag ban | Video

    From Wednesday (Jan 1), 75 major corporations in Thailand stopped giving out plastic bags, ahead of an upcoming ban on single-use plastic bags in ...
  3. Memorabilia for Pope’s visit to Thailand | Video
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    Memorabilia for Pope’s visit to Thailand | Video

    Pope Francis, the head of the Catholic Church, arrived in Thailand on Nov 20 as part of his trip to Asia. A pontiff last visited Thailand 35 years ...
  4. ASEAN members optimistic about 2021 target for South China Sea code of conduct | Video
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    ASEAN members optimistic about 2021 target for South China Sea code of conduct | Video

    ASEAN members remain optimistic that they can come up with a substantive and effective code of conduct on the South China Sea by 2021. Defence ...
  5. Preview of works by Thai artists making their Singapore Biennale debut | Video
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    Preview of works by Thai artists making their Singapore Biennale debut | Video

    A tree on the verge of extinction in Singapore is the inspiration for one Thai artist's installation at this year's Singapore Biennale. Another is ...
  6. Singapore Biennale 2019 to feature contemporary works by artists from northern Thailand | Video
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    Singapore Biennale 2019 to feature contemporary works by artists from northern Thailand | Video

    The six Thai artists featured this year will be participating in the Biennale for the first time. May Wong checks them out.
  7. ASEAN members need to strengthen economic integration, further liberalise trade: PM Lee | Video
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    ASEAN members need to strengthen economic integration, further liberalise trade: PM Lee | Video

    In the face of a slowing global economy, Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) members must “intensify” integration efforts and uphold a ...
  8. Asia-Pacific risks losing US$675b a year from natural disasters: UN | Video
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    Asia-Pacific risks losing US$675b a year from natural disasters: UN | Video

    The Asia-Pacific region risks losing US$675 billion a year from natural disasters like droughts and floods, with the poorest communities being the ...
  9. Thai DPM Anutin says will act as necessary check on premier Prayut | Video
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    Thai DPM Anutin says will act as necessary check on premier Prayut | Video

    One of Thailand’s five deputy prime ministers, Anutin Chanvirakul, said that he will act as a necessary check on prime minister Prayut Chan-O-Cha, ...
  10. Threat of economic slowdown as trade tensions worsen: Vivian Balakrishnan | Video
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    Threat of economic slowdown as trade tensions worsen: Vivian Balakrishnan | Video

    Singapore Foreign Affairs Minister Vivian Balakrishnan has warned that current trade tensions among multiple countries could worsen, and lead to a ...