Saturday, December 5, 2009
Thaksin Beef Noodle...
"Where's the beef?" Pavin Chachavalpongpun asks in his column today in the Bangkok Post.
This is a new restaurant recently opened in Singapore, proof that "the Thaksin fever has not faded away," he says.
Pavin said he tried to locate the owner but to no avail.
"His name has not only been used as a rallying point for the red-shirt protestors, but as a marketing strategy for businesses overseas that seek to build themselves on beguiling names like Thaksin..."
Pavin added: "But the name Thaksin is also increasingly troublesome..."
Read his column here....http://www.bangkokpost.com/opinion/opinion/28711/where-the-beef-in-a-name-plenty