Wed, 26 Jun 2019 01:00
New government to be ready by middle of July, PM assures
AMID SPECULATION and concern about the failure to set up a Cabinet three months after the March election, Prayut Chan-o-cha yesterday confirmed that the new government would be ready by mid-July.
Tue, 25 Jun 2019 01:00
A country’s development is fuelled by its education system
Prior to the March 24 election, I scanned parties’ campaign platforms to see if any addressed the crisis that now exists in public education.
Mon, 24 Jun 2019 13:50
Count on the Peninsula for that chocolate fix
Starting next month, the Peninsula Bangkok will unveil a selection of hand-crafted Valrhona flour-free chocolate cakes, Madeleines, caneles and truffles in the lobby and at the Peninsula Boutique.
Mon, 24 Jun 2019 00:56
Polls find citizens weary over endless Cabinet bickering
TWO RECENT surveys have underlined people’s weariness over the drawn-out process of establishing a ministerial Cabinet, still unresolved three months after the March election.
Fri, 21 Jun 2019 18:07
Pheu Thai calls for probe into senators' selection
The opposition Pheu Thai Party on Friday pushed for a parliamentary investigation into the selection of senators, which they alleged to be unconstitutional.
Thu, 20 Jun 2019 01:00
What flavour milkshake – left-wing or right-wing?
Readers will be aware that protesters’ weapon of choice in the UK is now the milkshake. Two recent incidents during the EU elections highlight, beyond doubt, the two-tier justice system prevailing in the lawless dystopia that the UK has become.
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 16:36
Mall Group launches sale
The Mall Group said its “Super Brands Sale” had over 1 million selections of consumables from leading brands with up to 80 per cent off and items at Super Shock Price below cost from June 26 to 30 June at halls 9-12 in the Impact Muang Thong Thani from 11am to 10pm.
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 10:09
Trump launches 2020 bid with vow to 'keep America great'
President Donald Trump launched his 2020 reelection campaign Tuesday much the same way he rode to power in 2016 -- with a raucous, nationalist rally stirring fear of illegal immigration and vowing to fight for blue collar workers.
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 12:05
All about chocolate
Shangri-La Hotel, Bangkok’s Chocolate Boutique presents a new selection of patisserie to delight anyone’s sweet tooth.
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 11:50
The ingenuity of two countries on show
A selection of creative products by German and Thai designers for everyday use are on show in the exhibition “Invisible Things” which runs until September 15 at the TCDC Centre on Charoen Krung Road in Bangkok.
Sat, 15 Jun 2019 01:00
Cabinet expected soon as parties prepare wish-lists for Prayut’s final say
Though the cabinet has yet to be formed nearly three months after the elections, the secretary-general of the pro-junta Phalang Pracharat Party tried to put a positive spin on it yesterday, saying portfolios will be filled some time next month.
Fri, 14 Jun 2019 16:15
Luxury in the midst of the ocean
The Residence Maldives at Dhigurah in the Gaafu Alifu Atoll offers a wide selection of luxury villas and other modern facilities to delight all those escaping the urban chaos.
Thu, 13 Jun 2019 11:21
Self-appointments and nepotism cited in committee
The disclosure of names for the selection committee for the Senate has revealed that many of them likely picked themselves and their relatives.
Mon, 10 Jun 2019 17:56
Pheu Thai: EC must take responsibility for ‘improper conduct, discrimination against anti-junta politicians’
The Pheu Thai Party on Monday called for the Election Commission to accept responsibility for what it claimed was improper conduct and discrimination against anti-junta politicians.
Mon, 10 Jun 2019 17:40
Aung San Suu Kyi will compete in 2020 Election: NLD spokesperson
Myanmar's President Win Myint and State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi will run for re-election in 2020, said Dr Myo Nyunt, the spokesperson of the ruling National League for Democracy (NLD) told the media after the party’s CEC meeting at Sibin Guest House in Nay Pyi Taw on June 8.