Hmong News – Thailand

‘We Never Know What Tomorrow Brings:’ COVID Strands Thousands of Refugees in Thailand

From his hideout in northern Bangkok, James could hear roars of jet planes taking off from Don Mueang Airport. They gave him hope. He counted down the days until he ...

‘We Never Know What Tomorrow Brings:’ Pandemic Strands Thousands of Refugees in Thailand

From his hideout in northern Bangkok, James can hear roars of jet planes taking off from Don Mueang Airport. They gave him hope. He counted down the days until he ...

Thai King says he feels ‘sad’ on some days just like ‘other human beings’

Articles, Bangkok, human, student, Thai /
Thai King Maha Vajralongkorn has said that he is "just like other human beings", and that there are days when he feels sad or despondent, the Bangkok Post reported. He made the ...

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Custom house

As their custom they settled in the highlands (mountains) from Vietnam and Laos and later in Thailand. They inherited the name “Miao”, from living in the mountains. Today Five million ...

Toasted Glutinous Rice Powder Is Nothing Short of Magical

It wasn’t until I learned to make larb in a cooking class in northern Thailand, however, that I realized quite how complex it is in name, in flavor, and in ...

These Southeast Asian snack boxes use food to share refugee and migrant stories

Each box comes with a postcard featuring personal stories across the Southeast Asian diaspora, from Filipino American farmers to Hmong refugees in Thailand. “By sharing a meal, we can break ...

Pathet Lao

Articles, Hmong, Lao, Laos, Thailand /
After Laos had been taken over by the Pathet Lao communist Party, the Hmong fled to Thailand for refuge to escape from being persecuted. Then eventually left Thailand somewhere in ...

Truth behind Thailand tourist’s viral photo of ‘watch thief’

Articles, Thailand /
Do you remember seeing this photo do the rounds a few years back? In 2016 a Reddit user named medardboss posted this picture on the website with the caption “this ...

Inventive sushi, and rarely seen Hmong cuisine, served out of a Hampton Roads food truck

This is true especially because the specials also include food rarely seen on American menus: the cuisine of the Hmong people of Laos and Thailand, which the Vangs grew up ...

Phitsanulok unveils ‘Sapa’ of Thailand

Phitsanulok has introduced Phu Thap Si in Ban Nam Chuang as "Sapa Muang Thai", or Sapa in Thailand. Located in Lao Cai province in northwest Vietnam, Sapa is a famous ...

From humble beginnings

Articles, Chiang Mai, Her, home, house /
Under a raised-floor wooden house in Chiang Mai, Nuansri Promjai, 63, warmly welcomes guests to her home. She wears a hemp blouse and harem pants that she designed and knitted ...

Province asks govt to return forestry land to the public

Articles, Bangkok, government, state /
Provincial authorities want the government to change the status of forest reserves to state land to address long-overdue problems of illegal encroachment, a source has told the Bangkok Post. Read ...

Untaught histories: Author Kao Kalia Yang

When her family was relocated from Thailand, they moved to Minnesota where Kao Kalia grew up. Yang is the award-winning author of books including “The Late Homecomer: A Hmong Family ...

Cultural variation impacts paternal and maternal genetic lineages of the Hmong-Mien and Sino-Tibetan groups from Thailand

The Hmong-Mien (HM) and Sino-Tibetan (ST) speaking groups are known as hill tribes in Thailand; they were the subject of the first studies to show an impact of patrilocality vs ...

Resort buildings razed in illegal buildings crackdown

Articles, Chiang Mai, Featured /
The Royal Forestry Department (RFD) has dismantled eight resort buildings which were illegally built on the hills of Mon Cham, a popular tourist destination in Chiang Mai's Mae Rim district ...

7 Amazing Alternative Tourist Destinations When Traveling Thailand

Articles, love, people, Thailand /
If you love the delicious cuisine and the spectacular places in Thailand, then you might be surprised to know that there are certain places in the country where not many ...

The CIA, Prostitutes & Wars: Bangkok’s Patpong Museum

When the CIA's most macabre paramilitary officer Tony "Poe" Poshepny demanded and received the hacked-off ears and heads of communists in Laos during the Vietnam War, no one predicted he ...