Fri, 21 Jun 2019 01:00
Will Korean peace be achieved in Thailand?
If there is another summit between the United States and North Korea, there is a high possibility that Thailand will be the venue chosen to breathe life back into the peace process following the collapse of talks in Vietnam in February.
Thu, 06 Jun 2019 01:00
Tale of a dessert
After a successful run at the KBank Siam Pic-Ganesha last February, the contemporary Thai play, “My Mother’s Kitchen”, is heading north and will be staged at MAIIAM Contemporary Art Museum in San Kamphaeng, Chiang Mai, from June 14 to 16 at 8pm.
Sun, 02 Jun 2019 12:32
Indonesia's former first lady Ani Yudhoyono dies at 67
Former first lady Kristiani Herrawati, better known as Ani Yudhoyono, passed away in Singapore at 11:50 a.m. local time on Saturday after battling blood cancer since February.
Thu, 02 May 2019 14:52
Chiang Mai wheelchair fundraiser reaches Songkhla
A 56-year-old man, who left Chiang Mai in February in his wheelchair to raise funds for three southern hospitals, has reached Songkhla.
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 01:00
New orders push up industry confidence
The industry confidence index in March rose to 96.3 from 95.6 in February, thanks to a rise in the value of new orders in auto, construction, printing and food sectors, the Federation of Thai Industries chairman, Supant Mongkolsuthree, said yesterday.
Sat, 20 Apr 2019 16:03
US authorities arrest man linked to N.Korea embassy raid
US authorities have arrested a former marine in connection with a mysterious February raid on North Korea's embassy in Spain during which masked assailants roughed-up staff and stole computers, the Washington Post reported Saturday.
Fri, 19 Apr 2019 13:53
Something’s fishy at Iconsiam
Responding to the Cabinet’s approval on February 5 for the Siamese fighting fish to become Thailand’s national aquatic animal, Iconsiam is holding an event related to the fish whose official name is Betta splendens until April 23.
Wed, 03 Apr 2019 01:00
How trigger-finger Trump is losing the trade war with China
Re: “Why US and China can’t make a trade deal”, Opinion and Analysis, February 28.
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 01:00
IMPORT/EXPORT Thailand posts surplus of $4.03 bn in February
Thailand recorded US$21.55 billion in exports last month, up 5.9 per cent from the same month last year, according to Commerce Ministry reports yesterday.
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.
Sat, 09 Mar 2019 15:02
US job creation screeches to a halt in February
US job creation ground to a virtual halt last month, the government reported Friday, a blow to President Donald Trump's hopes for undiminished economic growth this year.
Fri, 08 Mar 2019 17:00
More than 1,900 smuggling cases blocked, says Customs Department
The Customs Department has successfully blocked 1,902 smuggling cases involving improperly-declared or illegal items worth Bt598.62 million from October 2018 to February 2019.
Thu, 07 Mar 2019 01:00
Why little Kit the pancake maker deserves to be a national hero
Re: “Pak Kret pancake maker, 14, becomes online celebrity”, Around Thailand, February 28.
Tue, 05 Mar 2019 01:00
No merit in an ordination ceremony that ends with thuggery
Re: “Students caught up in violence can resit exam”, Around Thailand, February 26
Tue, 05 Mar 2019 01:00
Smog in North takes big toll on public health
NEARLY A quarter of a million people in the North sought medical treatment for four different kinds of ailments that flared up amid the intense air pollution between February 17 and 23.