Asian University?s Summer University 2009 started on 3 August. With thirty-nine young people from thirteen different countries, it will be a truly international experience.?
Vientiane, Laos ? July 27th: The Social and Economic Developers Association (SEDA) launched an innovative new micro-credit scheme aimed at some of the poorest women in the Vientiane province. Thirty women have signed up to receive small loans and business training to enable them to start their own businesses and generate sustainable income ? empowering them to end poverty.
As a result of a two day visit by the assessment team led by Prof. Dr. Wichit Srisa-an in June, Asian U has officially met the conditions of certification by ONESQA (the Office for National Education Standards and Quality Assessment) according to the Manual for External Quality Assessment of Higher Education and received ONESQA Quality Standard Certification at both the institutional level and at the disciplinary group (each Faculty) levels.
PATTAYA; July 24, 2009 - Luxury property developer, Raimon Land, has recorded impressive sales growth for its Northpoint project on prime beachfront land in Pattaya, bucking the trend of Thailand?s overall property sales performance.
A&W Thailand Rolls Out New Menu and Launches New Outlets in Two Prime Locations Pattaya City and Chonburi
cooperation with Amsiam Travel, are organizing the ?Popsanova Live in Samui,? following the successful Samui Jazz Festival Volume One highlighted by Thailand?s forefront Saxophonist, Koh Mr. Saxman last month.?
BANGKOK; May 13, 2009 ? Luxury property developer Raimon Land has completed the construction of the Baan Mercy Ruamjai Pattana building for the Human Development Foundation in Klong Toey to house underprivileged children from the area.?
Platu Coronation Cup goes to Ray Robert on Wikki Quantum Racing. Royal Thai Navy 1, skippered by Damrongsak Pongwichien, wins IRC 2 Class?
On the afternoon of Friday 3 April, Asian University?s Summer Camp hosted the ?Live Play? Laser Tag team from Pattaya. They set up their inflatable walls under the trees around the sports centre, and then issued the young campers with their laser-guns and sensors. There were two teams playing each time, with the aim of shooting as many of your opponents as possible. The girls and the boys all entered into the spirit of the game, sporting their sensors on the front and back of their heads.?
Head to Pattaya Marriott Resort & Spa for a Songkran celebration you?ll never forget. Enjoy three days of Thai New Year revelry that combine ancient rituals, fine dining, traditional entertainment and, of course, some water splashing fun.?
The Suphannahongse Awards 2009 Best Actress, Khun Koy Ratchawin (3rd right) and Khun Pae Arak, (4th right), warmly welcomed on their recent stay at the exclusive executive Horizon Club in the 5-Star Ocean Tower of Amari Orchid Resort & Tower, Pattaya, by Khun Dhaninrat Klinhom (2nd right), Director of Public Relations.?
The first of the two annual Summer Camps has just kicked off at Asian University, with 136 youngsters staying on the campus to better their English, and have fun. A group of teachers from Pattaya are also improving their English communications skills at the University, and join forces with the Summer Campers for early morning aerobics classes.?
The Global Campaign organized by WWF Starwood Hotels & Resorts Around the Globe Observe Environmental Awareness Event?
Hello!? was the word that some of our Asian University students heard every Wednesday, for five weeks during January and February. The Community Service Committee of Asian University had organized an English-teaching project at Huay Yai School. Not only the committee members but many other students joined in this project.?
At the end of February, the first year students accompanied by lecturers and staff from Asian University went on a field trip to Siam Ocean World, at Siam Paragon in Bangkok.?
Pattaya, Thailand ? South African winemaker?s gala dinner, recently hosted by the Royal Cliff Wine Club, Asia?s leading wine club, featured some of the finest wines from South Africa.?
BANGKOK, Feb 13?- Thailand?s Public Health Ministry launched a campaign promoting ?pure and safe love? on the eve of Valentine?s Day, aimed at raising awareness of the HIV/AIDS epidemic among Thai teenagers.
Pattaya, Thailand ? Over 45,000 visitors attended the Money Expo Pattaya 2009, held 6-8 February in the Pattaya Exhibition and Convention Hall (PEACH) at the Royal Cliff Beach Resort. A huge success, the event produced over 19 billion baht worth of transactions by over 22,000 individuals. The visitor numbers and transaction figures surpassed all expectations.?
Their wedding at the 400 year-old San Agustin Church in Manila, Philippines is all over the internet and has drawn mixed reactions from their fans- many are thrilled to see their favorite stars tie the knot while to some, the news is a seal to the fact that their idols are now ?taken?, in a manner of speaking. But the bottom line is Dicky Cheung and his bride Zhang Qian (whose English name is Jess Zhang) are very happy and very much in love.?
This year?s US$220,000 PTT Pattaya Open, which is being held at Dusit Thani Hotel, Pattaya from 7 ? 15 February 2009 has attracted the strongest ever line-up of women tennis stars in the tournament?s 18 year history and included in the entry list are the majority of Asia?s top women tennis stars.