Can Bangkok’s historic art deco theater ‘The Scala cinema’ be saved?

Can Bangkok’s historic art deco theater ‘The Scala cinema’ be saved? Last week we published the news article “Bangkok’s historic art deco theater ‘Scala cinema’ doomed to become Central mall” sourced from from Coconuts’ website. We received the following very interesting follow-up by regular reader John Lukens: I contacted a retired professor of Urban Planning […]

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Dutchman’s lawsuit to strike down higher expat fees at Thai hospitals nears verdict

Dutchman’s lawsuit to strike down higher expat fees at Thai hospitals nears verdict Seeking to end dual-pricing at Thailand’s public hospitals A court will hear Tuesday the final arguments in an anti-discrimination suit brought by a Dutch national seeking to end dual-pricing at Thailand’s public hospitals. The Administrative Court in Phetchaburi province will hold its […]

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Thailand Construction News E-Newsletter (TCN312) out today!

Thailand Construction News E-Newsletter (TCN312) out today! Read a copy here Thailand Construction News – TCN312 – 13.09.21 Why not subscribe (click here) – its FREE and out fortnightly-ish. Thailand Construction News, or ‘TCN’ as it’s better known, is Thailand’s construction and engineering orientated e-newsletter and website, produced with expatriates, senior-management Thais and other like-minded […]

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Requesting advice on repairing concrete roof with water leakage, project outside of Bangkok

Requesting advice on repairing concrete roof with water leakage, project outside of Bangkok Here at Thailand-Construction.com we received an enquiry today about a project refurbishment that has water leakage because of a concrete roof that has probably never been maintained. The person that contacted us works for a foundation/NGO. They are looking for hopefully some […]

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