Bamboo Isn't Just For Pandas Anymore: The Ultimate Guide to Bamboo Flooring

Hardwood flooring has been all the rage with homeowners in recent years. Hardwood floors can increase the value of your home tremendously, are easy to take care of and can be installed by you or a professional. Wood floors are also great for people with allergies. Unlike carpet, which traps dust mites and other allergens, […]

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British citizens top list for visa-free travel

British citizens can travel more extensively around the world without visas than passport holders from any other country, it has been revealed. According to Henley & Partners bi-annual Visa Restrictions Index, a global ranking of countries according to the travel freedoms their citizen enjoy, British citizens can visit 166 destinations across the globe and stay […]

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Australia seeks British engineers

Major shortages among Australian mining and resource companies are providing opportunities for skilled British engineers to head down under There is a shortfall of about 20,000 professional engineers in Australia and this number is expected to rise further due to the mining and resources boom and large infrastructure projects. Australian exports of natural resources and […]

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Thailand Immigration Rules Eased

Thailand Immigration Rules Eased for Alien Specialists to work on the revival of flood-stricken manufacturing facilities The Cabinet has approved a decision to be lenient on immigration and visa rules for foreign specialists employed by Thai or foreign operators to work on the revival of flood-stricken manufacturing facilities. Deputy Government Spokesman Chalitrat Chandrubeksa said the […]

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Singapore still tops with expats: HSBC Expat Explorer website

An online survey conducted by HSBC Bank has ranked Singapore as the top overall destination for expatriates, with South-east Asian countries also faring strongly – for those without children, that is. The results, released on Monday, canvassed more than 3,500 expats in 31 countries. Factoring in three criteria – economics, experience and raising children abroad […]

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The Thailand floods: Can force majeure excuse your liability?

Force majeure is an event that occurs beyond your reasonable control or anticipation. When that event prevents you from performing your contractual obligations, you are ordinarily released from liability for damages caused by that breach. The rationale is that it would not be just to blame you for breach of contract when the contract became […]

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What do you look for in a Construction & Engineering website?

In putting together http://thailand-construction.com website, it is an assumption of what I believe people are interested in and looking for on the web in a Construction & Engineering website upon Thailand – I guess it mirrors what I look for on the web, that is Jobs, News, Events, etc. Currently THE most popular sections of […]

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How to attract Thai Nationals to Thailand Construction News (TCN) – welcome your ideas

(1) Thailand Construction News (TCN) E-Newsletter, (2) the http://www.Thailand-Construction.com website and now (3) the Thailand Construction News LinkedIn Group are all aimed at construction and engineering professionals working in or with an interest in Thailand. To the best of my knowledge, http://www.Thailand-Construction.com website ranks in the top 10 in Google for searches of Thailand + […]

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