Club NewsBeer and Wine promtion at the FCCT this week
Fuller's London Pride and Conch y Toro Chilean WIneNew Degree Program Offered
Sukhothai Thammathirat Open University (STOU) School of Communication ArtsPublic Holidays in July: Clubhouse closedCall for Submissions from Photographers
Events in July
2.30 pm, Thursday July 24, 2014
A Crook's Charter: The suppression of journalism in Thailand under the Computer Crime Act - libel laws - fake foreign lawyers and human rights
Press Conference7pm, Tuesday, Jul 29, 2014
"The Role of the Thai Writer in Contemporary Society"
An Evening with Top Thai Writers
the Managing Director of the Jaipur Literary Festival
Events in AugustThursday, August 14 at 11 am
Bangkok Business Connections (BBC)
The Best Networking Luncheon in Town! (Early Bird offer expires Aug 8)7 pm, Thursday August 21, 2014
Contemporary World Film Series: Namesake (India)
122 mins, directed by Mira Nair
Screening Courtesy: Mirabai Films and the Embassy of India, which will serve Indian wine and snacks
6.30pm-8.30pm, Tuesday August 26, 2014
Top Tips for Positive Parenting
by Krista Manton
Job OpeningsYangon-based Editor/Reporter
Coconuts MediaBusiness Editor
The Phnom Penh PostSunday News Editor
Bangkok PostJournalist / Editorial Assistant
The Establishment Post
Jazz at the FCCT, every Friday, between 8.00 pm and 10.00pm
04 July: Tonic
11 July: Clubhouse Closed - Public Holiday (Asarnha Bucha Day)
18 July: The Bylines
25 July: The Bylines
Contemporary World Film Series: Packed House for British Film 'Trishna'
The British film 'Trishna' ,based on Thomas Hardy's novel 'Tess of the Durbervilles' and directed by noted British Director Michael
Winterbottom, attracted a large crowd, including diplomats, academics and media.
The event was supported by the British Council who provided the much-in-demand 'English Pride' beer. British Ambassador HE Mark Kent
attended the event, as also several other Ambassadors.
From Left- British Council Director Chris Gibson, Danish Ambassador HE Mikael Hemniti Winther and wife, British Ambassador HE Mark Kent, Philippines Ambassador HE Jocelyn Batoon-Garcia, Austrian Ambassador HE Enno Drofenik and wife, Australian Ambassador HE James Wise and wife.
Foreign Correspondents' Club of Thailand - Your Perfect Venue
For press conferences, book and motion picture launches, corporate
meetings and more. The Foreign Correspondents' Club of Thailand's
penthouse Clubhouse is the perfect venue. We are:
- Centrally located in the Maneeya Center, in the heart of
Ratchaprasong, home to the greatest concentration of news bureaus
and media organizations in Thailand.
- Adjacent to and easily accessible directly from the Chidlom BTS
We offer our customers a wide range of services, custom tailored
to your specific needs. We have: Complete audio-visual capability
with three video cameras and fixed and wireless microphones for live
- Multi-disk record and playback equipment for
standard-definition and Blu-Ray high-definition DVD, audio and
video CD and most other popular formats.
- LCD projector with direct and oblique screens for motion
picture and computer presentations.
- Complete kitchen providing a myriad of delicious food-service
options, from coffee-break sweets to quick meals to sit-down or
buffet lunches and dinners featuring eastern, western and
- Full bar offering a wide range of soft drinks, beers on tap and
in bottle, wine, and a selection of spirits and popular
- Smoker's balcony with picnic seating, greenery and a fine view
of central Bangkok.
Rates are among the most reasonable in town, starting at only
Baht 5,000 for a half-day's use of the Clubhouse, including our
audio-visual equipment and a skilled operator. Catering services are
priced to your specific requirement.
And for that special private party, the fully staffed Clubhouse can
be exclusively yours on almost any Saturday or Sunday for little more
than a weekday event.
For bookings or for more information, please contact the FCCT at 02
652-0580 or by e-mail to email@example.com
The King of Thailand in World Focus
Now available in soft cover! Only Baht 270 for FCCT members
The FCCT's sell-out publishing success, The King of Thailand in World
Focus, a 280-page collection of articles and images from the
international press on the life and reign of His Majesty King
Bhumibol Adulyadej, Rama IX, is now available in a new, popularly
priced soft-cover edition. In addition to making for fascinating
reading, the book is the only comprehensive reference work on the
current reign as reported over the years by correspondents,
journalists and photographers in magazines and newspapers around the
This large-format, full-color book is identical to the hard-bound
third edition which sold out late last year, but with a stiff,
varnished art-card cover, and priced to be easy on the wallet. It's
available through the FCCT office and at Asia Books around town for
the cover price of only Baht 300. FCCT members can get a copy through
the FCCT office only for just Baht 270, on presentation of your
current membership card.
Don't miss out. Get your copy of this unique publication today!
Attending FCCT Programs
How do you keep up with all the great FCCT programs?
Join FCCT and receive e-mails whenever new programs are added.
Because news changes fast, FCCT sometimes schedules timely
programs on short notice.
FCCT members receive e-mails with "late-breaking news" about
For Correspondents Only?
is not just for correspondents-in fact, most of our
members are not news people.
A past FCCT
president even came up with the slogan, "You don't
have to be foreign and you don't have to be a correspondent". We are
a very diverse club and welcome all.
For more information, call 02-652-0580-1 or click here to e-mail
The Foreign Correspondents' Club of Thailand
Penthouse, Maneeya Center
518/5 Ploenchit Road
(connected to the BTS Skytrain Chitlom station)
Patumwan, Bangkok 10330