Sat, 18 Nov 2017 14:01:23
Bang Saphan fans promise not to disrupt Toon’s run
Residents of Prachuap Khiri Khan’s Bang Saphan district, which Artiwara “Toon” Kongmalai will pass during his charity run, have promised not to disrupt the event by trying to stop the runner for selfies or hand him cash.
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 20:00:00
Luksika stopped at quarter-finals again by Golubic
Viktorija Golubic of Switzerland added salt to the wound of Luksika Kumkhum by stopping the Thai No 1 at the quarter-final stage of a WTA event for second straight week in the US$125,000 OEC Taipei Open on Friday.
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 15:15:45
Online records to follow ex-inmates throughout life
Police will keep an online database of records of DNA samples and fingerprints of some 300,000 inmates nationwide as a preventive measure intended to discourage them from committing crimes again, senior officials said on Friday.
Thu, 16 Nov 2017 11:27:12
Authorities mull measures to check invasive alien species
A meeting to draft measures to contain and prevent invasion by alien species was held at the Natural Resources and Environment Ministry on Thursday after a new invasive worm from New Guinea was reported across the country.
Wed, 15 Nov 2017 17:00:00
Helping those who fight for us
The perfect venue to find festive gifts for friends and family while also supporting a good cause, Sai Jai Thai week is being held at Siam Paragon’s Lifestyle Hall from November 21 with Her Royal Highness Princess Somsavali presiding over the official opening at 3pm.
Wed, 15 Nov 2017 14:06:39
A very British day out
A reminder to all readers that the British Community’s annual blockbuster fund-raising event for Thai charities – Ploenchit Fair – will be back at Bangkok Patana School, Sukhumvit 105 (Soi Lasalle) on November 25 from 10am to 8pm.
Wed, 15 Nov 2017 10:40:30
Online shopping fest claims record-breaking 10 million visits
By launching Southeast Asia’s first star-studded eCommerce TV show, Lazada Thailand made a pioneering start to the 11.11 shopping event, bringing together entertainment and commerce.
Wed, 15 Nov 2017 01:00:00
Passenger van safety scrutinised after five killed in accident
ACADEMICS HAVE said a more intensive monitoring system is needed for private hired passenger vans to prevent further tragic road accidents.
Mon, 13 Nov 2017 14:18:51
Laguna Phuket Trriathlon named Best Amateur Sports Event
“Laguna Phuket Triathlon” was named Best Amateur Sports Event of the Year in Thailand (Silver) at Sports Industry Awards & Conference (SPIA Asia) 2017 in Bangkok, Thailand. Winning the award for two consecutive years, the 2017 edition is a step up from the Bronze Credential LPT has won in the same category last year.
Mon, 13 Nov 2017 12:00:00
Gustatory treats from Japan
Mugendai, a premium Japanese restaurant, celebrates its seventh anniversary with an invitation to the chefs of six awarded Japanese restaurants to fly to Bangkok and prepare their signature dishes for Thai gourmets throughout November.
Sun, 12 Nov 2017 08:00:00
The gustatory side of Pink
Now in its third year, the Eat Drink Pink event on November 20 presents the finest Thai and global gastronomy and drinks to support the world-leading Pink Park Village and the Queen Sirikit Centre for breast cancer.
Sat, 11 Nov 2017 08:00:00
U2 to be recognised with MTV’s Global Icon award
MTV is set to honour vintage rockers U2 with the Global Icon award at the 2017 MTV EMAs in London, one of the biggest global music events of the year that celebrates the hottest artists from around the world.
Fri, 10 Nov 2017 10:58:24
Less transparent anti-corruption draft defended on basis of right to privacy
Constitution Drafting Commissions spokesperson Chartchai Na Chiangmai has said that the CDC decided to write the National Anti-Corruption Commission bill, including clauses to not reveal the complete assets reports of political holders when taking office as it had to balance transparency to prevent corruption with an individual’s rights to privacy.
Fri, 10 Nov 2017 09:00:00
“Still on My Mind” morphs into a ballet
The Dance Me Up and Play Me Up by Me up Group, Chulalongkorn University Alumni Association and CentralWorld paid tribute to the late King Rama IX last month by staging the contemporary ballet “Still On My Mind” at the shopping centre’s Eden Zone.
Fri, 10 Nov 2017 01:00:00
Prayut to focus on economic issues, skirt security rows, at Apec, Asean talks
PRIME MINISTER General Prayut Chan-o-cha will attend two leader summits beginning with the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) meeting in Danang today, and later moving to Manila for the Asean summit to focus on sustainable human resources development, while both events are expected to focus on hot-button global security issues.