Loraxian Raises US$50 million in Series B Financing

TORONTO, Nov. 02, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Loraxian Inc., a global renewable energy and infrastructure company, has announced a $50 million USD Series B funding round with new partner Treasure Union Limited, a Hong Kong based company.  Loraxian will leverage these new funds to drive global growth and scale, with an initial focus on Canada, […]

Buri Ram hosts its annual long boat racing festival this weekend  

The annual Buri Ram Long Boat Racing Festival is scheduled to take place over this weekend of 4 to 5 November on the scenic Mun River.

Buri Ram Long Boat Racing Festival - tourismthailandBuri Ram is one of Thailand’s 11 destinations, including Chainat, Saraburi, Singburi, Mukdahan, Chumphon, Nakorn Sawan, Phichit, Nan, Phisanulok and Narathiwat, that organises long boat races annually.

The long boat racing in Buri Ram began in 1937, and has been held every year on the first weekend of November when the Mun River is high.

The races cover three categories: large wooden long boat races with 55 oarsmen; medium-sized long boat races with 40 oarsmen; and small-sized steel long boat races with 36 oarsmen. Competition teams come from within Buri Ram as well as from nearby provinces, totalling about 40 to 50 boats.

Visitors to Buri Ram during this weekend may want to witness the province’s thrilling boat races as well as the parade of fancy decorated boats during the event. Other highlights of the city are the two ancient castles – Prasat Hin Phanom Rung and Prasat Hin Mueang Tam – and the two new sport castles of i-Mobile Stadium and Chang International Circuit.

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Norwegian Automates Electronic Air Cargo Communication with Descartes

WATERLOO, Ontario, Nov. 02, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Descartes Systems Group (Nasdaq:DSGX) (TSX:DSG), the global leader in uniting logistics-intensive businesses in commerce, announced that low-cost airline Norwegian is using Descartes’ cloud-based Global Air Messaging Gateway solution to help standardize and automate electronic air cargo communication with its customer base of freight forwarders and other trading […]

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Labour minister steps down

The Minister of Labour, Gen Sirichai Distakul, has resigned after his close aide faced an abrupt transfer.Gen Sirichai called on Gen Prayut at the Government House on Nov 1 to inform him about his resignation After the meeting, he tendered his resignat…