By The Nation
Sweetness with a Smile
Thai Smile Airways marks the birthday of His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn by serving special desserts to serve passengers travelling on Sunday (July 28). The sweet treats include Thai pudding with pumpkin and Thai pudding with Mango on domestic routes while Passion fruit and peach cake with Mango cream and Passion fruit and peach cake are served on international routes, except on flights WE011, WE051, WE177, WE208, WE278, WE333 / 334, WE335 / WE336/347, WE348, WE419 / 420, WE426 and WE609.
Free screenings before noon
Major Cineplex Group also celebrates the Monarch’s birthday by giving away free tickets, one per person, for movies screening before noon on Sunday, July 28. The celebration applies to all cinemas in the Major Cineplex Group nationwide, namely EGV, Paragon Cineplex, Esplanade Cineplex, Eastville Cineplex, Westgate Cineplex, Mega Cineplex, Paradise Cineplex, Quatier CineArt and Icon Cineconic
Make a film, win a prize
The Thai Film Archive and the Embassy of Japan are inviting high school students to submit 3-minute films on the topic “How do you feel about causing trouble to others? Is it okay if only you are good? Can you think about other people?” The nine finalists will join the Japan-East Asia countries youth exchange programme (JENESYS 2019) and also participate in the 13th Asian International Children’s Film Festival in Minami-Awaji, Japan in December.
Online applications can be made at bit.ly/thaishortfilmjenesys2019and the deadline is August 31.
For more information, call the embassy at (02) 696 3000 or the archive at (02) 482 2013-4 extension 110 or visit www.th.emb-japan.go.jp/itpr_th/1909.html, Facebook/thai cinema school.
Those were the days
Seacon Square Srinakarin and Seacon Bang Khae continue to bring happiness to shoppers with the “Retro Concert on The Street of Liverpool” event which is being held from today (July 26) through Monday at the Main Atrium of Seacon Square’s first floor and from August 9 to 12 Seacon Bang Khae. Musicians and artists will pay tribute to 14 of the world's most popular rock, pop, disco and funk bands who influenced over the global music industry and whose legacy lives on today. Visitors will enjoy the concerts in a setting that imitates the charming atmosphere of Liverpool.
Find out more at Facebook/SeaconSquareFanPage and Facebook/SeaconBangkaeFanPage.