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Arthit runs Thai Netizen Network, a very interesting project that helps foster online freedom in Thailand. I’ve met Arthit for several times. This photograph was taken in Stockholm, Sweden. Arthit in Stockholm for Internet Freedom Forum

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In Amsterdam, coffee is cult A Starbucks Coffee outlet in Thailand This Starbucks Coffee Drive Thru store is located in between Bangkok and Phetchaburi province, Thailand Convenience is a key Inside Stockholm Arlanda Airport Starbucks Coffee has recently opened its very first store in Vietnam. Cambodia next?

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China’s Censors Misfire in Abuse-of-Power Case “My father is Li Gang!” Thai Red Bull tycoon’s grandson arrested ‘after killing policeman in Ferrari’ The grandson of the Thai Red Bull energy drink tycoon allegedly killed a policeman while driving his gunmetal grey Ferrari through Bangkok in the early hours of the morning.

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As Cambodia today celebrates its National Independence Day, a welcoming news for the nation is the visit to Phnom Penh of newly re-elected US President Barack Obama, which is officially confirmed by The Associated Press. Via AP: Obama to visit Myanmar, Cambodia, Thailand AP’s Jim Kuhnhenn wrote: Obama will also travel to Cambodia, a first […]

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BlogFest.Asia ’12, which I co-organize, is taking place early November in Cambodia’s ancient town In 2009 I traveled to Hong Kong for the first Asia’s BlogFest and HKBloggerCon. For a regional event like this one in Hong Kong, a number of great speakers were lined up for bloggers from across Asia. Rebecca MacKinnon, a former […]

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September 2010: With my friends, Phak Seangly and Kounila at Le Royal hotel, Phnom Penh, Cambodia. [I’m in the middle.] June 2010: With my Vietnamese fellows, Chiang Mai, Thailand. [I’m on the left.] December 2010: Kampong Chhnang province. Taken by: Eric Wang August 2011: With Sean McIntosh, spokesman for the US Embassy in Phnom Penh. […]

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One of Cambodia’s anonymous blogs, DetailsAreSketchy.WordPress.Com, has left the blogosphere. In September last year I interviewed DAS the blogger behind this prominent, most read blog among expatriates living in Cambodia. “The good thing about a blog is that it can be anonymous and you still can be contacted,” says Gary Kawaguchi, a digital media trainer […]

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Thailand flood reaches Bangkok: The Big Picture America’s fixer in Cambodia

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