Wed, 23 Jan 2019 14:35
Thailand on alert for virus-laden Chinese pork
Thai authorities are carefully screening pork products being carried in by travellers from China and Mongolia after the World Organisation for Animal Health warned last week of outbreaks of African swine fever in those countries.
Wed, 23 Jan 2019 01:00
SUCCESS OPENS DOOR FOR DRONE MAKERS IN REGION
JD.com, China’s largest on-line retailer, has announced the completion of Indonesia’s first government- approved drone flight – a breakthrough for drone delivery in Southeast Asia.
Tue, 22 Jan 2019 18:00
Mother, son killed in Surat Thani train crash
A mother and her son were killed on Tuesday morning when their pickup was hit by a passenger train in Surat Thani’s Tha Chana district after apparently breaking down at a rail crossing.
Tue, 22 Jan 2019 17:30
130 guns destroyed as fire breaks out at Surin defence volunteer base
A fire burnt down the living quarters and firearms storage room of a defence volunteer base in Surin, destroying 130 guns and ammunition, officials said on Tuesday.
Mon, 21 Jan 2019 16:04
JAZZ BREAKS INTO WORLD'S TOP-100 FOLLOWING SMBC SINGAPORE OPEN VICTORY
Thailand’s Jazz Janewattananond has been elevated into the higher echelons of professional golf after winning the US$1,000,000 SMBC Singapore Open.
Sun, 20 Jan 2019 11:19
TAT shows foreign visitors by the numbers
The Tourism Authority of Thailand published a breakdown of 2018 visitors by nationality on the Facebook page of its Intelligence Centre on Saturday night, with Chinese leading the tally, to no one’s surprise.
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 20:35
Kellogg’s and Bella serve up a healthy new breakfast
Kellogg’s, a leading cereal manufacturer from the US, recently launched “Kellogg’s Mueslix Cup” with Thai-British actress Ranee “Bella” Campen as its presenter.
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 18:25
Three injured as fire breaks out on roof of Lyon university after 'gas bottle explosion'
A university in the French city of Lyon was evacuated on Thursday morning when a large fire broke out on the roof after a reported gas bottle explosion, leaving three people with minor injuries, according to Euronews.com.
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 01:00
A holiday that won’t break the bank
Already operating in Bangkok and Phuket as well as in neighbouring Cambodia and the Philippines, Lub d now offers visitors to Samui the chance to experience its “social hotel” concept with the opening of Lub d Koh Samui Chaweng Beach, which opens its doors on Friday (January 18).
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 01:00
Remembering the hero who fought for our freedom in the Internet era
Last Friday marked five years since the day the brilliant computer mind, Aaron Swartz, apparently committed suicide at the age of 26. His is a heartbreaking story.
Sun, 13 Jan 2019 17:07
Itthipat breaks title drought with splashing round
Nakhon Ratchasima - ITTHIPAT Burantanyarat rediscovered his winning form yesterday, firing a seven-under-par 64 to win by two shots in the final round of the Boonchu Ruangkit Championship.
Sat, 12 Jan 2019 01:00
No mess, no waste
You can print to your heart’s content – and without breaking the bank – with the new Epson EcoTank L3150 Wi-Fi
Fri, 11 Jan 2019 01:00
True4U to outlay Bt1 bn in top 10 push for Channel 24
TRUE4U plans to invest Bt1 billion to improve its offerings on the True4U Channel 24 as part of a plan for it to break into the top 10 of TV networks this year.
Thu, 10 Jan 2019 12:15
Child dies as malaria outbreak hits Maniq tribal people
A child has died and at least five others are bed-ridden following an outbreak of malaria that has hit a group of Maniq or Mani tribal people in the forest in Phatthalung's Pa Bon district over the past two months.
Wed, 09 Jan 2019 17:17
KIRADECH ADDS STAR POWER TO BOONCHU RUANGKIT CHAMPIONSHIP
Nakhon Ratchasima - Kiradech Aphibarnrat of Thailand is thrilled to begin his season on homesoil after a relaxing break at the season-opening Boonchu Ruangkit Championship which starts on Thursday.