Thai Feed Service
HOTLINE NEWS FROM WASHINGTON
World News (3 separate half-hour shows) – Monday-Friday AM (Local time)
Hot Line News from Washington is a ‘live’ morning rush hour news show which includes up-to-the-minute world news and news-related features that explain US political and economic policies, global business with an emphasis on the US, American institutions, the latest scientific and medical advances, social issues and news of the Thai community in America. The service also talks live with the Thai news anchors at the end of the 6:00 AM airshow at MCOT’s FM 100.5 and the 6:30 AM airshow at Chula Radio’s FM 101.5. For additional show times see affiliate station listing.
WEEKEND WITH VOA
An easy-listening 30-minute Saturday morning show leading with a recap of important news of the week in the East Asia-Pacific region and the world, followed by an in-depth discussion on issues and/or new developments in science, technology and medicine. This section of the program also features Americana or stories about Thais in the US. We conclude with an entertainment section that lists top movies of the week followed by a weekly review of new movies to hit the US screens and a short music feature. For show times see affiliate station listing.
ENGLISH AMERICAN STYLE
Anyone who wants to understand 'America-speak' might want to listen to this weekly informal show. To understand a language, one must understand its idioms. Idioms are ways of speaking that are characteristic of a particular culture and cannot be understood by looking up the meaning of each word. 'English American Style' discusses 4-8 idioms per week, describing the history and usage of each one. For show times see affiliate station listing.