youth

  • Thailand News

    Thailand’s CPPD calls for collective action against youth vaping

    A plea has been made by the Consumer Protection Police Division (CPPD) for collective action to safeguard Thai youngsters from the adverse health effects of e-cigarettes. Police Major General Wittaya Sriprasert, CPPD chief, stressed the need for educators, school personnel, parents, and relatives of young children to collaborate in imparting knowledge about the health hazards linked with vaping. In addition,…

  • Thailand News

    Youth stabbed in violent confrontation at Phuket’s Saphan Hin

    A violent confrontation at Saphan Hin in Phuket resulted in a youth being stabbed in the early hours of this morning. The conflict arose between two factions early this morning near the Phuket Extreme Sports Stadium. Phuket City Police were notified and arrived at the scene at 4.13am, today, April 11. The aftermath of the conflict was apparent. A damaged Honda Wave…

  • Pattaya News

    Pattaya mayor takes personal action against increasing graffiti vandalism

    The issue of graffiti vandalism in Pattaya has escalated to the point where the city’s mayor felt compelled to personally lodge a report with the local authorities. The culprits were two teenagers whose reckless actions were captured on CCTV at the Bali Hai Pier. The act of defacing public property took place on the night of March 12 at 9pm.…

  • Lifestyle

    Snap, lock & rock: Laceez brings no-Tie cool to millennials & Gen Z

    Gone are the days of pausing your day to tie loose laces or tripping over them at the least convenient moment. Enter Laceez, the no-tie shoelaces that are catching the eye of millennials and Gen Z. It’s all about streamlining your life, and these laces are a small change with a big impact. For a generation that values efficiency and…

  • Thailand News

    Thai agencies promote youth political participation amid rising issues

    A rise in youth problems related to drugs, violence, mental health deterioration, and financial woes has spurred Thai government agencies to promote greater youth political participation and heed the voices of the young. An event titled Learn Len Hen Local, showcasing the initiatives of the Children and Youth Council of Thailand (CYCT), was recently conducted by the Department of Local…

  • Thailand News

    UNICEF open house sees youngsters voicing ambitions

    In celebration of National Children’s Day, youthful voices echoed through UNICEF Thailand’s inaugural Open House, hosted at its bustling Bangkok headquarters last Saturday, January 6. Children and teenagers flocked from every corner of the country, transforming the event into a vibrant tapestry of dreams and aspirations. The primary goal? To empower the younger generation as they stride into the realms…

  • Pattaya News

    Pattaya gears up for the free ‘Music Youth Creative Space’ event

    Pattaya is abuzz with anticipation for the upcoming Music Youth Creative Space event, a dynamic platform aimed at sparking musical interest and fostering the creative potential of the city’s young population. Slated to take place over two consecutive weekends, December 15-16 and December 22-23, the event promises a musical extravaganza at the picturesque Jomtien Beach. From 5pm to 10pm each…

  • Thailand News

    Chon Buri man filmed in indecent act outside convenience store, community calls for police action

    A 20 year old youth caused a stir in the community of Phanat Nikhom, Chon Buri when he was caught on camera inappropriately touching himself outside a convenience store. The incident occurred yesterday and was filmed by a local. The young man, who was wearing just a beanie to cover his face, was also taking a selfie with his phone…

  • Crime News

    Temple of temptations: Youths’ indecent escapades raise concerns in Buriram province

    Highlighting a growing issue for one temple in Buriram province, youths have been discovered engaging in indecent activities, including consuming alcohol, smoking cigarettes, and having sex on the premises. The issue raised concerns about the sanctity of religious sites and ignited a call for the police to take action. Buddhist monks of the respected Pa Rerai temple in Nang Rong…

  • South Thailand News

    Southern Thailand youth risk manipulation for political agendas

    In Southern Thailand, concerns have been raised over the potential manipulation of young people for political purposes by certain groups. This follows a recent event organised by the Pelajar Bangsa “national student movement” where a controversial public vote on a potential separation from Thailand took place. The 4th Army Region has strongly condemned this move, calling it a threat to…