Sat, 15 Jun 2019 13:46
Party threatens to pull out of coalition over environment role
The Thai Forest Conservation Party on Saturday threatened to pull out and become an opposition party if the coalition leader Phalang Pracharat does not take back the Natural Resources and Environment Ministry from the Chart Pattana Party.
Mon, 10 Jun 2019 17:00
Thais flock to DOE-organised Employment Permit System events
South Korea remains one of the most attractive countries among Thai job-hunters, with tens of thousands applying to join the Employment Permit System for Foreign Workers (EPS) in South Korea at events held by the Department of Employment (DOE) over the weekend in Bangkok, Lampang, Nakhon Ratchasima and Udon Thani.
Tue, 28 May 2019 08:56
Laem Chabang Port fire damage exceeds Bt100m
LOSSES from the huge fire and chemical spill at Laem Chabang Seaport in Chon Buri province on Saturday are estimated to be more than Bt100 million, while environmental campaigners have urged the authorities to demand compensation from the wrongdoers for damage to public health and the environment.
Fri, 24 May 2019 01:00
American-Israeli lobby is pushing US towards calamitous war with Iran
As an American Jew I have long argued that America’s one-sided support of Israel is not only immoral but also doesn’t serve US interests.
Tue, 21 May 2019 01:00
Reskilling vital for your future success
OUR WORLD is constantly being disrupted. Things change so fast that what you do well and can succeed in today doesn’t necessarily help you tomorrow.
Mon, 20 May 2019 01:00
‘Pro-lifers’ have a funny way of showing it
Like most “pro-life” hypocrites HHB doesn’t give a hoot about how many women die from back alley abortions when abortion is illegal.
Fri, 10 May 2019 01:00
Cowboy Trump desperate for a few dollars more
Donald Trump doesn’t seem to know nor want to accept that America’s imperialism and exceptionalism will come to an end when the dollar collapses.
Thu, 09 May 2019 01:00
Myanmar shows mercy – but not to Rohingya
Release of two journalists jailed after uncovering massacre does not mark a turning point in campaign of ethnic cleansing
Wed, 08 May 2019 01:00
Stateless schoolgirl at risk of missing Genius Olympiad in US
A STATELESS schoolgirl risks losing the opportunity to attend an international high-school competition in the United States, if help does not come her way in time.
Mon, 06 May 2019 10:18
Patience is the name of the game on Day 4 of the 2019 Top of the Gulf Regatta
Pattaya – When the wind doesn't play ball, it's a tough day on-the-water and today was one of those days.
Mon, 06 May 2019 01:00
Federer having fun on Madrid dirt
Madrid - Roger Federer says he doesn't have high expectations entering his first clay-court season since 2016 but has enjoyed practicing on the red dirt ahead of this week's Madrid Open.
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 16:00
School’s construction does not match approved plan where young girl killed by collapsed wall, says governor
Khon Kaen governor Somsak Jangtrakul on Tuesday morning led police and related officials to inspect a private school building in Tambon Ban Ped of Muang district, which had been partially collapsed during a hail and rain storm on Monday afternoon, killing a four-year-old girl.
Mon, 22 Apr 2019 15:30
Migrant workers and employers must inform DOE of changes or face fines
Foreign migrant workers who have either taken a new job or left an old one must inform the Department of Employment (DOE) of the changes within 7-15 days or face a Bt20,000 maximum fine, DOE director-general Petcharat Sinuay warned on Monday.
Sat, 20 Apr 2019 01:00
Smart, speedy and easy on the wallet
The new Nokia 8.1 does everything a smartphone should do and more besides
Fri, 19 Apr 2019 01:00
‘Conscientious Thai’ just a code word for yellow-shirt junta supporter
Vint Chavala claims that any “conscientious” Thai will tell you the Democrats were more honest than Thaksin. He doesn’t explain why hardly anyone voted for the Democrats in the last election and why Yingluck Shinawatra kicked Abhisit’s butt when she ran against him for prime minister.