Interview with Startup Founder: Ruzaini, Headstart Language


With a vision to to become the go-to language school for language education in Singapore, education startup Headstart Language aims to develop students into multilingual speakers who can make a difference globally. I sat down with Headstart Language’s founder and CEO, Ruzaini to discuss future plans and how, together with his team, he is pushing for quality yet affordable language education for the masses. Hello Ruzaini, thank you for taking the time off your busy schedule to join me! Let’s jump in straight to your story. What is the most memorable experience you can [...]

Interview with Startup Founder: Ruzaini, Headstart Language2023-09-19T01:37:03+08:00

The Loy Krathong Festival of Chiang Mai


What is Loy Krathong? When we think of a Thai festival, the first thing that comes to mind is Songkran (เทศกาลสงกรานต์). However, there is another widely celebrated festival in Thailand known as the Loy Krathong festival (ลอยกระทง). The Loy Krathong, loosely translated as "floating container", is a nationwide celebration in Thailand but despite this, it is not an official public holiday. Loy Krathong falls on the 12th month of the Thai lunar calendar and differs every year. I would strongly recommend that you figure out the exact date of Loi Krathong before booking your flights to Thailand; if you plan [...]

The Loy Krathong Festival of Chiang Mai2020-06-18T18:30:06+08:00

Unlocking the Beauty and Complexity of Thai Language: A Journey into Learning


Introduction The Thai language, known as ภาษาไทย (Pasa Thai) to its native speakers, is a captivating linguistic tapestry that weaves together a rich cultural heritage and a unique script. Learning Thai is a rewarding endeavor that opens doors to a vibrant culture, beautiful landscapes, and the warm hospitality of the Thai people. In this article, we'll embark on a journey to explore the intricacies of the Thai language and discover why it's worth your time and effort to learn. The Beauty of Thai Script One of the most striking aspects of the Thai language is its script. Written Thai, known as [...]

Unlocking the Beauty and Complexity of Thai Language: A Journey into Learning2023-09-19T00:41:36+08:00