Fri, 14 Sep 2018 01:00
KLeasing reports 32 per cent YoY growth
Total loans extended by Kasikorn Leasing Co Ltd reached Bt49.17 billion in the first half of this year, up 32 per cent from the same period of last year, the company’s executive chairman Sasawat Virapriya said yesterday.
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.
Wed, 12 Sep 2018 15:18
Japanese woman dies in Bangkok fall
A Japanese woman fell to her death from her room on the 20th floor of a condominium on Soi Sukhumvit 49 in what believed to be suicide.
Wed, 12 Sep 2018 01:00
Ananda launches new condo project, hybrid bonds
Listed property firm Ananda Development is launching its latest condominium project, Ideo Ratchada-Suthisarn worth Bt1.6 billion, with units starting at Bt2.49 million.
Tue, 11 Sep 2018 12:11
Award-winning actor Warut dies at 49
Former actor Warut Woratham died on Tuesday morning at age 49, having never regained consciousness after collapsing at his Chiang Mai home on Sunday evening.
Tue, 11 Sep 2018 01:00
Dusit Thani branches into luxury holiday rental market
DUSIT THANI Plc (DTC) , a leading hotel and property development company in Thailand, has expanded into the high-end vacation rental market through the full acquisition of Elite Havens, the leading provider of high-end vacation rentals in Asia, with an investment of Bt495 million.
Sat, 25 Aug 2018 09:53
Krabi police arrest drug suspect, seize 1 million grams of crystal
Krabi police arrested three suspects – including one who may be a major smuggler – and seized 120,317 methamphetamine pills along with 949.3 grams of crystal meth on Friday.
Thu, 23 Aug 2018 17:38
Panipak celebrates the long-awaited Asian Game gold
Panipak Wongpattanakit claimed her first Asian Games gold medal following a convincing 21-3 final bout win over Mandinabonu Mannopova of Uzbekistan in the women’s taekowando 49kg competition on Thursday.
Wed, 22 Aug 2018 01:00
China’s increasing pressure puts Taiwan on backfoot
In 1971, the United Nations recognised the ruling communist government in Beijing as the rulers of China. It is remarkable because, since 1949 the UN had chosen to recognise the exiled nationalist government in Taiwan as the de-facto ruler of all of China.
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 19:27
Mitsubishi launches Xpander
Mitsubishi is hoping to boost sales in Thailand with the introduction of the Xpander MPV, priced from Bt779,000 to Bt849,000.
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Wed, 15 Aug 2018 08:40
Top 10 busiest airports by passenger traffic in H1
Beijing Capital International Airport remained the world's second-busiest airport by passenger traffic, witnessing 49.38 million passengers in the first half of the year, said Civil Aviation Data Analysis, a civil aviation data platform based in Shanghai, on Aug 2.
Sat, 11 Aug 2018 10:19
Miss Vietnam crowned World Miss Tourism Ambassador 2018
Vietnam’s beauty representative, Phan Thị Mơ, has triumphed over 49 other contestants from around the world to take the crown of World Miss Tourism Ambassador 2018 at the grand final recently held in Thailand.
Wed, 01 Aug 2018 17:30
49 offenders remove monitoring devices to jump bail
The electronic monitoring (EM) devices on 49 of the 1,800 offenders ordered to wear them while freed on bail were found to have been disconnected, leading the Court of Justice to issue arrest warrants, with 18 of the fugitives so far recaptures, said Punnapat Mahaleetrakul, a primary court judge under the Office of the President of the Supreme Court on Wednesday.
Tue, 31 Jul 2018 10:12
Half-tonne of weed found in truck under chicken poop in Satun
Border patrol police seized 449 kilograms of marijuana hidden under a pile of chicken droppings aboard an 18-wheel truck and arrested the truck driver in Satun early on Tuesday.
Sat, 28 Jul 2018 16:42
Rainstorms kill 49 in northern India
Heavy monsoon rains that sparked floods and caused buildings to collapse have killed at least 49 people in north India's Uttar Pradesh state since Thursday officials said, as the national weather agency issued further storm warnings.