Sat, 24 Mar 2018 14:07:56
‘Drunk’ man’s legs amputated by train in Ayutthaya
A man described by police as being drunk sat on a railway track in Ayutthaya’s Muang district Saturday morning in an apparent suicide attempt and was severely injured when a train amputated both of his legs.
Sat, 24 Mar 2018 01:00:00
Parties called for poll talks
EXISTING POLITICAL parties will be invited to discuss party administrative work
following the junta Order No 53/60, which had amended the political party law
to adjust administrative work periods and procedures for both new and old par
Fri, 23 Mar 2018 17:25:36
Eyebrow tattoo artist comes to rescue of woman with badly botched face tattoos
An eyebrow tattoo artist has become a godsend for a woman who otherwise seemed fated to live with ugly tattooed eyebrows thanks to poor worksmanship from a low-quality shop for rest of her life.
Wed, 21 Mar 2018 11:50:51
Soda on the rocks as delivery trucks collide in Phang Nga
There was ice and bottles of soda all over the road in Phang Nga’s Takuapa district early Wednesday morning when trucks carrying both commodities collided outside a school.
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 20:06:20
No plan to get banks to make higher contributions to FIDF, says central banker
The Bank of Thailand (BOT) has no plans to collect higher contributions to the Financial Institutions Development Fund (FIDF) from commercial banks, while expecting the fund to pay off its remaining debt – incurred from bailing out troubled financial institutions during the 1997 Asian financial crisis – within 12 to 14 years.
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 13:50:04
Italian, Thai business communities gather in Phuket
The Italian-Thai Business Forum was established in 2015 by the initiative of the ambassador of Italy to Thailand, Francesco Saverio Nisio, in collaboration with the Board of Trade of Thailand (BoT) with the support of the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 01:00:00
Appliance maker embraces intelligent equipment
GREE, a major Chinese home appliance maker, is ramping up efforts in intelligent manufacturing by setting up unmanned factories and using industrial robots in a variety of production cycles, as part of its broader push to upgrade the country's manufacturing industry.
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 17:05:28
Banks launch ‘Thailand Blockchain Community Initiative’
Fourteen banks have jointly launched the “Thailand Blockchain Community Initiative”, under which the country’s first project for blockchain-based letters of guarantee (LGs) will initially be implemented, aimed at reducing costs and increasing productivity for both banks and their clients.
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 13:01:50
Sahathai Terminal wins Japanese contract, plans Bt300m investment
Private port operator Sahathai Terminal has won a contract with Japan’s One Line to provide terminal handling services for both feeders and barges and related logistics services, such as container freight station and container depot services, starting in April.
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 11:05:07
Remote temple appeals for food for stray dogs
The abbot of a remote monastery on a mountain top in Mukdahan is seeking urgent help for 35 starving stray dogs.
Sun, 18 Mar 2018 12:41:10
CU NEX – a learning revolution in the digital world
As we become immersed in the digital era, novel digital technologies developed across myriad industries have brought about miraculous economic growth. Significant advancements have also been witnessed in education, too, inducing dramatic increases in both competition and opportunities for students, universities and other educational institutions.
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 07:35:05
Botswana accuses US of 'encouraging' elephant poaching
Botswana's President Ian Khama on Friday accused the US government of encouraging elephant poaching following its recent decision to reverse a ban on imports of sport-hunted trophies.
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 01:00:00
Who served humanity best, the scientist or the evangelist?
Theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking and evangelist Billy Graham both died during the past three weeks.
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 01:00:00
BOT chief flags issues amid upbeat view
CENTRAL bank governor Veerathai Santiprabhob is encouraged by the latest indicators pointing to improved economic conditions, but is concerned about sluggish income growth for workers and households.
Thu, 15 Mar 2018 15:40:28
Property developer Areeya targets 30% growth in 2018
Real estate developer Areeya Property Plc is aiming for 30-per-cent growth this year with revenue from both horizontal and vertical projects under its "aesthetic living" concept, the company said.