Wed, 21 Nov 2018 01:00
Govt officials seek to lay criminal charges following boy’s Muay Thai death
THE DEPARTMENT of Children and Youth (DCY) is preparing to take action against all those involved in organising the November 10 muay thai match, in which a 13-year-old boy was killed.
Thu, 15 Nov 2018 03:00
Refusing condoms boosts STDs among teens
LATEST STUDIES show that more and more teens and young adults have contracted sexually transmitted diseases (STD) partly because they have the wrong notion of trust.
Wed, 14 Nov 2018 01:00
Good TV aims to be an educational centre for children
NEXTSTEP, owner of a content-creator-turned-satellite-TV platform called Good TV, yesterday officially announced its latest move to drive Good TV as an education hub for kids and youths.
Mon, 05 Nov 2018 15:25
Pink Lady launches photo contest
Take a photograph of a Pink Lady apple or other food and your shutterbug skills could land you a trip to London.
Sat, 27 Oct 2018 11:29
MG tweaks make stylish brand even more appealing
Fix some flaws, throw in a facelift and you have the MG3 – still with value for money
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Thu, 25 Oct 2018 17:30
Painting temples gold can land you in jail, warns Fine Art Department
After a report of historical temples being painted gold triggered an uproar on social media, the Culture Ministry’s Fine Art Department on Wednesday warned people to stop unauthorised painting of national heritage monuments as it violates the law.
Wed, 24 Oct 2018 15:04
13 jailed for student stabbing
Thirteen attackers aged 26 and younger were jailed for a year up to life for the murder of Silpakorn University student Theerapong Thitithan, 24.
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 10:21
Promoting sustainable tourism one resort at a time
Picture an idyllic, pristine beach with the sound of waves crashing amid the last rays of sunlight, and you’ve got an image of Phuket Island’s majestic shores.
Thu, 11 Oct 2018 11:33
FamilyMart launches campaign to help children develop skills
FamilyMart has launched a charity campaign to celebrate the J Festival in Thailand to support skill and leadership development for rural children and youths.
Wed, 12 Sep 2018 01:00
Drugs aren’t candy: we need experts to sell them
Imagine you have just finished your workout and you feel a muscle cramp. You assume it’s because of overexertion, so nothing serious. You stroll into a convenience store, ask for an over-the-counter drug and head home.
Sat, 08 Sep 2018 01:00
Nictitate and you miss it
Re: “There are alternative views of Trump, of course” and “They let anybody in?” Have Your Say, August 27.
Fri, 07 Sep 2018 01:00
And you thought Thai bureaucracy was bad…
I just renewed my passport at the Bangkok US Consulate. Being naive I figured that since I had an appointment I would be in and out quickly. Only the civil service could mess up something so simple. First you go through security. I have been in maximum security prisons that are easier to get into.
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 01:00
Iron rules for all foreigners coming to Thailand for business
It’s 5 pm on a Thursday, and you’ve just received an e-mail from your colleague in Bangkok. There’s an issue at the Thai office and your presence is urgently required to assist in the matter.
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 09:05
Pizza for two – that’s mum and you
In today’s hectic work, most mothers are forced to juggle between working and raising a child.
Thu, 14 Jun 2018 01:00
Impact of new announcement on hire purchase firms
GOOGLE THE term ‘vehicle hire purchase’ in relation to Thailand now, and you might come across a bunch of news articles about the New Vehicle Hire Purchase Notification. Particularly, the charging of interest at a flat rate has become a controversial issue.