Thu, 21 Feb 2019 01:00
Amnesty Australia seeks inquiry over ‘monumental’ error in al-Araibi case
AMNESTY International Australia has called for the Australian government to conduct an independent investigation into what it called “a monumental mistake” that led to the much-publicised arrest and detention of a former Bahrain national footballer in Thailand.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 01:00
Humanity lies bleeding to death in Philippine hospital
A horrifying video that went viral last week is raising questions about the conduct of medical personnel in a Philippines hospital: Did they let a drug suspect die without giving him medical treatment?
Tue, 19 Feb 2019 06:16
Wildcard holders lead training sessions at LPGA Thailand
Local rising star Pajaree Anannarukarn and Japanese wildcard holder Hina Arakaki conducted a clinic session for Thai juniors as part of the activities leading to the Honda LPGA Thailand 2019 at the Siam Country Club Pattaya Old Course on Monday.
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 01:00
Mobile ID to put cards on outer at bank
THE National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) has joined with Advanced Wireless Network (AWN) and Bangkok Bank to develop and conduct a trial of a mobile device-based electronic identification card system.
Thu, 14 Feb 2019 01:00
Thai Raksa Chart vows to fight threat of dissolution
Party questions ec’s rush to petition charter court without conducting proper investigation
Sat, 09 Feb 2019 14:39
Virginia lieutenant governor faces second sexual misconduct charge
A second woman has accused Virginia's lieutenant governor of sexual misconduct, US media reported Friday, further adding to the political turmoil in the eastern US state.
Wed, 06 Feb 2019 19:00
Sex on the cards for many students this Valentine’s Day
A survey conducted by the University of the Thai Chamber of Commerce (UTCC) revealed that most students who have partners are planning to have intercourse on Valentine’s Day.
Mon, 04 Feb 2019 17:30
Dozens of Thais arrested in Myanmar, police check for wanted criminals
Myanmar authorities conducted raids at entertainment venues, hotels, resorts and residential communities in the Lahu tribe-influenced area of Nayao, near the Thai-Myannar border opposite Chiang Rai’s Mae Fah Luang district on Sunday evening- and rounded up 81 Thai nationals who had illegally entered the country.
Fri, 01 Feb 2019 09:52
Nagoya conducts football clinic in Chiang Mai
Toyota Motor Thailand joined hands with Nagoya Grampus FC of J-League to conduct a football clinic for Thai children at the Alpine Resort and Golf in Chiang Mai last Sunday.
Thu, 31 Jan 2019 01:00
The long arm of China’s police state reaches into Thailand
While Nigel Pike and I do not exactly see eye to eye on a range of issues, I completely agree with his thoughts on way that China’s Ministry of Truth conducts itself, domestically and externally.
Wed, 30 Jan 2019 19:23
Conference promotes business innovation
RISE says it will conduct the Corporate Innovation Summit 2019, which is being hailed as Asia’s first experiential conference, on March 28-29 at Centara Grand and Bangkok Convention Centre, CentralWorld.
Mon, 21 Jan 2019 16:08
Those behind Narathiwat temple attack ‘seek international attention, want us to use all-out suppression’, says PM
The people behind the deadly attack at a temple in Narathiwat province last week wanted to upgrade the attention given to the violence in the South to the international level and lure officials into conducting forceful suppression, Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha said on Monday.
Mon, 21 Jan 2019 01:00
Malaysian king abdicated amid brewing disquiet
Many have been concerned about the damage to Malaysia’s royal institution.
While there has been public debate over Sultan Muhammad V’s conduct as head of state since Pakatan Harapan won the landmark May 9 elections, the idea of the Kelantan ruler ending his reign prematurely was unthinkable, as no previous king had ever abdicated.
Wed, 09 Jan 2019 01:00
Ugly American has been replaced on the world stage…
In 1958, Americans William Lederer and Eugene Burdick wrote a thinly disguised novel about their country’s outrageous conduct – a dangerous mix of determined ignorance and blithe arrogance – in Southeast Asia.
Wed, 09 Jan 2019 01:00
IATA PAY A SUCCESS IN LIVE TEST ENVIRONMENT
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced the completion of the first "IATA Pay" ticket purchase transaction in a live test environment. The transaction was conducted in partnership with ipagoo, a UK-based fintech company.