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At least three dead as Italy hit by powerful quake

ROME - Central Italy was struck by a powerful, 6.2-magnitude earthquake in the early hours of Wednesday, leaving at least three people dead and devastating dozens of mountain villages.

UNSG to attend 21st Century Panglong Conference

NAY PYI TAW - UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will attend the Union Peace Conference, also known as the 21st Century Panglong..

South crisis

Series of blasts hit Pattani

Three separate bombs rocked deep southern province of Pattani last night, killing one and injuring many others.

Government Savings Bank

ATM hackers steal Bt12m

THAILAND HAS suffered its first ATM (automatic teller machine) hack, which affected 21 cash machines in Bangkok and other..

new charter

'Senators should vote on parties’ lists of candidates to be PM'

THE JUNTA and the Cabinet have suggested that the 250 handpicked senators should be allowed to join the 500 MPs to select a PM..


Shan community groups want Salween dams scrapped

Representatives of Shan communities have expressed serious concerns on the ongoing plan to construct a series of hydropower dams..

Cabinet backs Sino-Thai high-speed railway deal

AFTER A LONG DELAY, the Sino-Thai high-speed railroad scheme looks set to shift into gear by..


China, Asean ‘need fast RCEP deal’

ASEAN’S TRADE relationship with China has reached a crucial turning point with the latest 2015..


Myanmar told to exploit more solar, wind resources

YANGON - Myanmar is moving to exploit solar and wind energy, but experts said such attempts must be..

New Airport

New Phuket Airport terminal to open soon

THE NEW passenger terminal at Phuket International Airport is set to open next month, aiming to..

Government Savings Bank

ATM hackers steal Bt12m

THAILAND HAS suffered its first ATM (automatic teller machine) hack, which affected 21 cash machines..


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Beautifully presented in Bangkok, northern hilltribe fabrics attest to Her Majesty's foresight

Orawan Arunrak, recipient of a prestigious KfW Stiftung residency, shows her work before leaving for..

A special edition of the award-winning musical turns out to be the better of the two

The Singapore International Festival of Arts kicks off with international masterpieces


Thai motifs meet green notions in the fabulous crafts of Fingertell

Pattaya writer Duncan Stearn serves as curator of chronology with an easy but thorough reference..

A crafts centre in Ang Thong is preparing the costumes and masks for this autumn's Royal Khon..

The annual Taste It All @Ratchaprasong highlights the top-quality produce from the Royal Projects

Vivek Dhawan, left, CEO and chief coach of Mega Life Science, and Malee Sampran Chairman Chatchai Boonyarat struck a deal to create Mega Malee, a joint venture that will introduce natural beverages.. Read more

Andrew Kvalseth, Dtac chief strategy &..

Andrew Kvalseth, Dtac chief strategy & innovation officer, presented the BlackBox Connect prize to Ponglada Paniangwet, CEO & Founder of Freshket, who is selected to join an incubator programme in..

French Embassy in Thailand brings the..

French Embassy in Thailand brings the remarkable exhibition "Yves Saint Laurent, Birth of a Legend" to Bangkok - as part of the South East Asia travelling show. The show is on display at Siam Paragon..

Montreal-based pop-punk band Simple Plan..

Montreal-based pop-punk band Simple Plan featuring Pierre Bouvier, Chuck Comeau, David Desrosiers, Sebastien Lefebvre and Jeff Stinco will be back in Bangkok next month rocking the crowd at Moonstar..