• Thu, 13 Sep 2018 01:00
    Education Fund hit by delayed and lower budget allocation
    THE GOVERNMENT budget allocation for the Equitable Education Fund (EEF) has been delayed and amount earmarked will also be lower than expected.
    national
  • Tue, 11 Sep 2018 17:15
    National park chief defends extended Maya Bay closure
    The one-month extension to the temporary closure of Maya Bay is to better allow the full recovery of coral reefs, mangrove forest and the general ecosystem, as well as to protect tourists from strong winds and high waves during the period, Hat Noppharat Thara–Mu Ko Phi Phi National Park head Woraphot Lomlim said on Tuesday.
    national
  • Thu, 30 Aug 2018 11:22
    Top beef exporters of the world
    Over the last five years beef exports have increased worldwide as the demand for meat has increased. USA is the world’s top beef exporter. The country’s beef exports accounted for 12.9 per cent of total production in 2017. The country exported beef worth US$6.2 billion, according to data collected by Canada-based organ firm, World’s Top Exporters. 
    business
  • Tue, 21 Aug 2018 01:00
    Chiang Mai school’s hands-on policy has its young students flourishing
    “TAKE ME to your heart. Take me to your soul. Give me your hand before I’m old Show me what love is – haven’t got a clue Show me that wonders can be true…,” croons a 15-year-old in front of his school’s important visitors this week.
    national
  • Thu, 16 Aug 2018 01:00
    Schooling for poor kids thanks to Bt10 from Chiang Mai residents
    THE EQUITABLE Education Fund (EEF) is now exploring ideas on how best to engage all sectors in extending educational help to underprivileged children.
    national
  • Thu, 09 Aug 2018 01:00
    Fund to focus on ‘very poor’ students
    These Children don’t even have enough for a proper breakfast’
    national
  • Thu, 02 Aug 2018 09:27
    China permanently stations rescue ship in Spratlys
    MILITARY OUTPOST This latest surveillance photo shows China's military outpost on Zamora Reef is almost finished. CNBC has reported that China has deployed antishipmissiles and surface-to-air missile systems on Zamora and two other Philippine-claimed reefs.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 01 Aug 2018 16:32
    In the hands of the gods: Vietnam's Golden Bridge goes viral
    Nestled in the forested hills of central Vietnam two giant concrete hands emerge from the trees, holding up a glimmering golden bridge crowded with gleeful visitors taking selfies at the country's latest eccentric tourist draw.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 28 Jul 2018 01:00
    Why you can’t beat US beef
    Stetson-capped celebrity chef Jay McCarthy shows Bangkok shoppers how to grill a real fine steak
    tasty
  • Thu, 26 Jul 2018 06:42
    Facebook in freefall as weak outlook stuns market
    Facebook shares went into a freefall Wednesday as a stunningly weak financial outlook raised fresh concerns for the social networking giant as it tries to recover from the impact of data protection scandals and investigations.
    business
  • Fri, 20 Jul 2018 13:00
    Cloud brightening, 'sun shields' to save Barrier Reef
    Australia announced plans Friday to explore concepts such as firing salt into clouds and covering swathes of water with a thin layer of film in a bid to save the embattled Great Barrier Reef.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 08 Jul 2018 01:00
    Attempting to protect sea life, Hawaii bans popular sunscreen brands
    Hawaii’s governor David Ige on Tuesday signed legislation banning the sale of sunscreens that contain oxybenzone and octinoxate, two chemicals that harm coral reefs, as reported by The Washington Post. 
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 05 Jul 2018 21:00
    Coral planted on closed Phi Phi
    As the famous Maya Bay on Koh Phi Phi in Krabi’s Muang district is now closed for the four monsoon months until September 30 to allow nature to recover, officials on Thursday brought 400 coral pieces to be planted onto the degraded reef at the bay.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 30 Jun 2018 01:00
    Even rabbis have left behind lamb
    Re: ”Tempting God’s wrath with a meagre beet”, Have Your Say, June 29.
    your say
  • Mon, 25 Jun 2018 15:33
    US plans beefed up scrutiny of Chinese investments: Bloomberg
    The United States is planning to use an emergency law in order to ratchet up its scrutiny of Chinese investments in key industries, Bloomberg News reported Monday.
    business
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