We see them all over the bustling metropolis of Bangkok: working on the street or on the side of a skyscraper under construction. Even out in the provinces, wherever there is work to be done, one sees them: men and women working, covered from head to toe to ward against the hot Southeast Asian sun.…

Those interested in Chinese culture, namely Chinese language literature and landscape photography, should visit the Chinese Book and Culture 2013 exhibition underway right now at Nan Mee Art Gallery. Chinese heritage brought to Bangkok. The exhibition features more than 100,000 books from Chinese, Taiwanese and Hong Kong publishing houses and more than 40 photos on…