DIVERSITY & PERSONALITY
Thailand Leads Way in Southeast Asia With Same-Sex Union Bill
Thailand is set to be the first Southeast Asian country to legalize same-sex unions after a government bill heads to parliament for approval to become law.
Thailand May Be First in Southeast Asia to Allow Same-Sex Unions
In Thailand, the ruling party and the opposition don’t agree on much. Yet within both camps there’s growing support for legalizing same-sex unions.
Thailand’s Tourism Industry Looks to Cash in on Same-Sex Law
Thailand is advancing same-sex partnership legislation. And one of the nation’s biggest industries, tourism, is paying close attention and looks to cash in.
Panel: Fintech A Key to Financial Inclusion
Experts say fintec can play a major role in financial inclusion and empowerment in the population who are underserved by traditional financial institutions.
A New York Cover-up Story
This is the story of a New York City woman’s journey to cover up her past. She’s constantly reminded of decisions made years ago, but now wants them hidden.
The Man Behind Asia’s ‘Best Restaurant’
The Thai capital’s gourmet restaurant scene is taking off, and Gaggan is one of the restaurants that has helped put the city on the international foodie map.
Thailand’s Unusual Football Fields
A cleverly designed football field in Thailand’s biggest slum makes use of the cramped surroundings, and could even produce the next superstar.
Old vs New at Thailand’s Songkran Festival
Warm, wet and wild is the best way to describe Thailand’s Songkran Festival, colloquially known as the world’s largest water fight.
Holi: Social Unity Hindered by Inequality
India’s Holi festival unifying atmosphere has changed in recent years, with globalization creating greater class differences and widening income gaps.