Sat, 16 Mar 2019 01:00
24-hour alcohol ban for Sunday advance voting
The sale and distribution of drinks containing alcohol will be banned from 6pm on Friday for the next 24 hours and during advance voting tomorrow, according to the Royal Thai Police.
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 19:00
Alcohol banned ahead of advance voting
Sales and the distribution of alcoholic drinks will be banned from 6pm on Saturday for 24 hours, ahead of advance general election voting on Sunday, according to the Royal Thai Police.
Tue, 19 Feb 2019 08:00
Road fatalities halved when alcohol banned on major Buddhist holidays, safety centre finds
A ban on the sale of alcoholic drinks on Asarnha Bucha day and the first day of Buddhist Lent reduced road fatalities on those days by roughly a half.
Mon, 04 Dec 2017 01:00
Alcohol ban at national parks to be strictly enforced
TOURISTS risk a jail term plus a fine if they step into national parks with alcohol beverages.
Mon, 20 Jul 2015 07:26
AC/DC's Phil Rudd accused of breaking court booze ban
WELLINGTON (AFP) - AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd was back in court in New Zealand on Monday, accused of ignoring an alcohol ban imposed when he was convicted earlier this month of threatening to kill an employee.
Wed, 15 Jul 2015 01:00
Alcohol ban near schools opposed
The National Alcoholic Beverage Policy Commission's approval last Friday of a draft declaration on the suspension of all beverage-alcohol sales in a 300-metre radius around academic institutions will have an impact on alcohol consumption in restaurants an
Wed, 24 Jun 2015 01:00
Youth network calls for forum on alcohol ban plan
The anti-alcohol youth network yesterday urged the National Legislative Assembly (NLA) to organise a forum to hear the opinions of students, university personnel and members of the public on the problem of alcohol being sold near universities and to voice
Tue, 23 Jun 2015 18:02
Youth network calls for forum to discuss proposed alcohol ban
The anti-alcohol youth network Tuesday urged the National Legislative Assembly (NLA) to organise a forum to hear the opinions of students, university personnel and members of the public on the problem of alcohol being sold near universities and to voice t
Sat, 18 Apr 2015 01:00
Convenience stores go dry as Indonesia imposes partial alcohol ban
Tables, chairs and free Wi-Fi have made 7-Eleven stores in Jakarta favourite places among young people to hang out at night and have a beer or two. The shops might not be as exciting for beer-drinking groups after a ban on the sale of alcohol at about 10,
Fri, 18 Jul 2014 00:00
Alcohol ban will protect some train passengers
Re: "Drinking and rape aren't necessarily companions", Letters, July 16
Sun, 22 Dec 2013 00:00
Alcohol ban for trains is a good idea
I wish to applaud the Anti-Alcohol Organisations Network for sending a petition to the Public Health Ministry demanding a ban on alcohol on Thai trains (Nation, Dec 17).
Fri, 13 Dec 2013 00:00
Singapore's Little India alcohol ban criticised
Rights activists and opposition politicians on Friday slammed an alcohol ban imposed by the Singapore government in an district hit by rioting last weekend.
Sat, 23 Mar 2013 00:00
Roads in Thailand the sixth most dangerous
Songkran alcohol ban mulled in a move to reduce deaths during holiday
Fri, 28 Dec 2012 00:00
DNP chief slammed for reported easing of booze ban
Stop-Drink Network Office director Songkran Pakchokdee yesterday slammed Manopat Huamuangkaew, director-general of the National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department (DNP), for easing the alcohol ban at national parks by allowing drinking at p