• Wed, 19 Sep 2018 06:43
    Thai national fined $6,000 for defaulting on national service obligations in Singapore
    A Thai national who was registered as a Singaporean when he was a year old, but has never lived in Singapore, was fined $6,000 on Tuesday (Sept 18) for defaulting on his national service obligations here.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 18 Sep 2018 20:15
    New measures needed to protect users from mislabelled cosmetics, research finds
    WITH OVER 600,000 cosmetic products registered by Thailand, some operators have adopted the illegal practice of obtaining multiple registration numbers for their products and having them manufactured by other facilities, the industry regulator has revealed.
    national
  • Tue, 18 Sep 2018 06:48
    US cuts refugee admissions to 30,000 for 2019: Pompeo
    The Trump administration slashed its annual cap on refugee acceptances Monday for the second year in a row, saying it would take a maximum of just 30,000 in the fiscal year to come.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 17 Sep 2018 01:00
    Still on his scooter
    Inson Wongsam has 20,000 sculptures and paintings to share for his 84th birthday
    Art
  • Sat, 15 Sep 2018 10:56
    Man arrested with alleged drugs aboard train at Hua Hin railway station
    A man from Nakhon Si Thammarat was arrested Friday night aboard a train at the Hua Hin station, allegedly with 10,000 meth pills and 99 grams of crystal meth.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 15 Sep 2018 07:14
    Hokkaido hotels hammered by 500,000 guest cancellations
    Accommodation reservations for at least 500,000 people have been canceled in Hokkaido since a powerful earthquake struck the prefecture on Sept. 6, The Yomiuri Shimbun has learned.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 14 Sep 2018 01:00
    Developer launches new project
    Teak Development Co Ltd is introducing Teak Sathorn-Lumpini worth Bt360 million at a starting price of Bt160,000 per square metre, the company’s chief executive officer Sanchai Neunsit said yesterday.
    Real Estate
  • Thu, 13 Sep 2018 10:05
    20,000 fake goods seized from Chiang Mai night markets
    Police and officials from the US embassy swooped on two night markets in Chiang Mai city centre and seized more than 20,000 fake products that violated popular brand names on Wednesday night.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 12 Sep 2018 17:49
    Court releases ‘fake news’ lottery vendor Thanawat on bail
    The Samut Sakhon provincial court on Wednesday afternoon granted a Bt300,000 bail release to the controversial lottery vendor Thanawat “Pete” Kamhaengpon.
    national
  • Wed, 12 Sep 2018 16:46
    Food supplement fraudsters get 4,355-year sentence
    Fraud suspect Pasit “Sinsae Shogun” Ariyalapit was sentenced on Wednesday by the primary court to a total of 4,355 years in prison plus a Bt20,000 fine, although under Thai law she would actually serve only 20 years behind bars as the maximum prison term for the offences.
    national
  • Wed, 12 Sep 2018 15:23
    Six Bangkok cops transferred in probe of alleged extortion attempt
    Six Bangkok policemen were yesterday transferred to inactive posts and are the subjects of a fact-finding probe over allegations that they raided the home of a 49-year-old food vendor and allegedly imposed a bogus Bt50,000 charge in exchange for his freedom on the night of August 10.
    national
  • Wed, 12 Sep 2018 07:21
    Over 50,000 runners join AIA Sharing A Life Charity Run
    AIA Thailand recently organized “AIA Sharing A Life Charity Run”, a series of charity walk and run simultaneously in 10 provinces across Thailand.
    sports
  • Tue, 11 Sep 2018 01:00
    AID FOR RUBBER GROWERS
    The Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives will today ask the Ministry of Energy (MOE) to buy 100,000 tonnes of rubber in stock as a measure to ease price impact on rubber growers.
    Economy
  • Mon, 10 Sep 2018 15:28
    Phayao police arrest suspects, seize drug haul after dramatic chase
    A dramatic vehicle chase in Phayao’s Dok Khamtai district on Sunday night resulted in police seizing 500,000 methamphetamine pills, a large amount of crystal meth, or “ice”, and ketamine from an ambulance that a drug-trafficking gang had used as a transportation cover-up for their operation.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 10 Sep 2018 07:00
    Mother of all meltdowns: Did Serena overstep the mark?
    Serena Williams absorbed a $17,000 fine in the wake of her tumultuous US Open final loss to Naomi Osaka on Sunday as debate raged over whether the code violations that sparked her meltdown were sexist.
    sports
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