Wed, 19 Sep 2018 16:00
An Audi for the road
Audi Thailand recently delighted car enthusiasts by opening a new headquarters and service centre in Southeast Asia on New Phetchaburi Road and simultaneously introducing the new Audi Q8.
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 14:10
How a new party trumped the ruling PDP in Bhutan's primary polls
In its third election as a full-fledged democracy, Bhutanese came out in large numbers to oust the ruling People's Democratic Party run by Harvard-educated Tshering Tobgay.
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 06:48
Microplastics may enter foodchain through mosquitoes
Mosquito larvae have been observed ingesting microplastics that can be passed up the food chain, researchers said Wednesday, potentially uncovering a new way that the polluting particles could damage the environment.
Mon, 17 Sep 2018 18:52
New Thai political party charged under draconian old law
Thai police on Monday charged members of a new progressive party led by a maverick 39-year-old tycoon with spreading "false" information about the ruling junta in a Facebook live broadcast.
Mon, 17 Sep 2018 15:12
Is tourism making us happy?
Planet Happiness, a new global survey of local residents’ happiness in World Heritage sites, has been launched to address the issue of overtourism that becomes a major concern in visitor hotspots around the world, especially World Heritage sites.
Sun, 16 Sep 2018 12:27
Nigerian, Kiwi, Thai charged in Bangkok meth bust
A Nigerian man and a Thai woman have been charged with delivering 2,060 grams of crystal methamphetamine (“ice”) to a New Zealand man at a Bangkok hotel on Saturday.
Mon, 17 Sep 2018 01:00
On the level
A new Taiwan-Thailand drama school collaboration is as delectable as pineapple tarts
Sat, 15 Sep 2018 07:49
Samsung sets new Galaxy device launch for October
Samsung sent out invitations Friday for an October 11 event to launch a new mobile device under its Galaxy line.
Sat, 15 Sep 2018 01:00
Flowers in a winter garden
French jewellery brand Les Nereides celebrates the arrival of autumn and winter with a new collection that takes nature as its inspiration
Fri, 14 Sep 2018 10:43
More than 80% of Koreans support idea of 'dignified death'
More than 80 percent of South Koreans support the idea of "dignified death" -- meaning they do not wish to receive life-prolonging treatment should they become terminally ill without the possibility of medical treatment curing their illness or relieving pain -- according to a newly released study.
Fri, 14 Sep 2018 08:13
SpaceX announces new plan to send tourist around Moon
SpaceX on Thursday announced a new plan to send a tourist around the Moon on its Big Falcon Rocket (BFR), a massive launch vehicle that is being designed to carry people to deep space.
Thu, 13 Sep 2018 17:31
Half of world’s teens experience peer violence at school, Unicef finds
PHYSICAL FIGHTS and bullying are disrupting the education of 150 million 13-15-year-olds worldwide, according to a new report released yesterday by Unicef. Half of students in that age group are experiencing peer violence in and around school, the report found.
Thu, 13 Sep 2018 01:00
THAI PLAN TO BUY NEW AIRCRAFT GETS BACKING
A deputy prime minister and the finance minister are backing Thai Airways International (THAI)’s plan to procure a new fleet of aircraft to boost its competitiveness.
Wed, 12 Sep 2018 10:00
Where to find the best gifts in Bangkok
Siam Discovery is opening a new zone called Discover Thai as a destination for gifts and souvenirs with the attention on a premium and diverse selection of products.
Wed, 12 Sep 2018 01:00
Mitsubishi Fuso to build new plant in EEC
MITSUBISHI Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation (MFTBC), a unit of Daimler Trucks, yesterday announced the construction of a new assembly plant in the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC).
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