Tue, 16 Apr 2019 11:50
Parents offer reward for arrest of suspected killer of their innocent son
The parents of a Mathayom 4 schoolboy who was shot dead in Trang’s Muang district last December have this week offered a Bt50,000 reward to anyone who could provide information leading to the arrest of the 51-year-old suspect after the police investigation into the case had so far failed to result in apprehension of the wanted man.
Thu, 11 Apr 2019 01:00
Dtac turns over revenues from client-protection fees
Total Access Communication (Dtac ) yesterday paid the National Broadcasting and Telecommunication Commission the minimum revenue of more than Bt603 million from fees charged for services on the 1800MHz and 850MHz spectra during a subscriber-protection period between September 16 and December 15, after the concession expired on September 15, last year.
Sat, 30 Mar 2019 11:20
REPORT: Sustainable solution sought to human-elephant conflict
Fah Sai was only a month old when veterinarians from the National Parks Department found her trapped in a snare set on the edge of the Ang Rue Nai wildlife sanctuary in Rayong province in mid December.
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 01:00
Chiang Rai’s White Temple to host light festival
Index Creative Village and National Artist Chalermchai Kositpipat will be presenting the Wat Rong Khun Light Fest at his elegant temple in Chiang Rai from November 22 to December 22.
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 01:00
Revamped Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park taps London’s charms
Following the reopening of public spaces in December, the Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park London returns to full service on April 15 and showcases allnew guestrooms and suites, including two expansive penthouse suites.
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 01:00
One and done, a single rate hike was more than enough
AFTER AN extended period of holding the policy rate at 1.50 per cent, the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) decided in December 2018 to raise the policy rate to 1.75 per cent. At the following meeting in February 2019, the committee voted to maintain the policy.
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 16:22
AIA shows 'double digit' growth
AIA Group said in a press release on Friday that it has delivered excellent operating performance with double-digit growth across its main financial metrics for the 12 months ending December 31, 2018.
Thu, 14 Mar 2019 17:00
Singapore, Malaysia agree to suspend overlapping port claims
PUTRAJAYA - Singapore and Malaysia agreed on Thursday (March 14) to jointly suspended overlapping port claims in the waters off Tuas, saying this was vital to end a stand-off which has seen at least one collision in the waters since the dispute began in December.
Wed, 13 Mar 2019 01:00
EC absolves Phalang Pracharat in fundraising case
THE PRO-JUNTA Phalang Pracharat Party was yesterday cleared of wrongdoing over its high-profile fund-raising banquet last December after the Election Commission (EC) found no illegal donations to justify disbanding the party.
Tue, 12 Mar 2019 01:00
International humanitarian assistance: what must change
Last December, at a Mass in Dublin, congregants were asked to pray for the victims of the Anak Krakatau tsunami in Indonesia and for countries to be generous in coming to their aid. As someone who has observed the humanitarian scene for two decades, I knew the second part would not be necessary.
Mon, 25 Feb 2019 17:41
O2O leader VGI bumps profits 71 per cent, cites in-depth consumer data
VGI Global Media (Public) Co Ltd, a leader in offline-to-online (O2O) solutions has announced third-quarter net profits of Bt309 million on revenue of Bt1.46 billion for October to December 2018, up 70.8 per cent.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 01:00
FTREIT maintains leadership
Frasers Property Thailand Industrial Freehold & Leasehold real estate investment trust (FTREIT) recorded net investment income of Bt422 million from a total income of Bt677 million in the first quarter of fiscal year 2019, which ended on December 31, 2018.
Mon, 18 Feb 2019 20:30
Beautiful news as Thailand set to host its first Miss World final in December
For the first time in the history of Miss World, the highly anticipated final – the 69th edition –will be hosted in Thailand, Miss World Organisation chief executive officer and chairman Julia Morley announced during a press conference at Phraya Thai Palace in Bangkok on Monday.
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 01:00
MC Group announces drop in 2018 revenue
MC Group Plc has announced a total revenue of Bt1.91 billion and a net profit of Bt284 million in the first half of fiscal year 2018-2019 (July-December 2019), a drop of 8.2 per cent from the same period last fiscal year, the company’s chief executive officer Sunee Seripanu said yesterday.
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 01:00
Thailand Future Fund posts jump in net profit
Thailand Future Fund reported a net profit of Bt318.82 million in the first quarter of this fiscal year (October-December 2018), up from Bt3.56 million in the same period last year.