Fri, 15 Feb 2019 01:00
The junta’s big China gamble
Thai regime pegs economic fortunes to Asian superpower as uncertainty looms
Tue, 12 Feb 2019 16:14
What the future will bring
Fortune-telling and astrology, ancient fields of study based on planetary positions, time of birth, and energy derived from nature, have long been part of Thai culture, and believers can indulge this week as the Siri Wattana Cheshire Foundation under the Royal Patronage of Her Majesty the Queen, brings the “Siri Wattana Fortune-Telling for the Disabled” to Siam Paragon.
Sun, 03 Feb 2019 20:00
Two men killed as truck crashes into SUV
A Thai man and a Chinese man, who had pulled over to the side of a road in Pathum Thani province early on Sunday to attend to a call of nature and were returning to their Toyota Fortuner, were killed when a trailer truck crashed into their SUV.
Wed, 23 Jan 2019 15:36
Welcome the Pig at ATTITUDE
ATTITUDE Rooftop Bar & Restaurant is launching a range of treats to welcome the Year of the Pig. Leading the list of delightful creations is the traditional “Roasted Suckling Pig”, considered in China as a meal for prosperity and good fortune. The dish, exquisitely prepared by chef de cuisine Alexandre Castaldi, will be available from February 4 to 6 between 6pm and 11.30pm.
Tue, 22 Jan 2019 14:15
Fortune with a bright red glow
Bottega Veneta joins the Chinese New Year celebrations with the release of premium leather goods, shoes and jewellery all in red.
Mon, 07 Jan 2019 01:00
In Siberia, Chinese demand triggers ‘mammoth rush’
Extinct giants buried deep in the permafrost hold out promise of modern fortunes
Tue, 01 Jan 2019 13:42
Chinese shrines in downtown Bangkok crowded as devotees pray for good fortune
Members of the public flocked to Chinese shrines in downtown Bangkok on New Year’s Day to pray for good luck, happiness and prosperity in 2019.
Fri, 28 Dec 2018 01:00
Treading the path to fame and fortune
Members from some of Thailand’s newest idol group talk about why they auditioned and what they hope to be in the future
Mon, 24 Dec 2018 18:19
'Crouching Tiger’ star Chow Yun-fat vows to donate fortune
Hong Kong - Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon star Chow Yun-fat may be a heavyweight from the golden era of Hong Kong cinema but the famously frugal actor has vowed to donate his vast wealth to charity after he dies.
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 19:51
'LUCKY' POOM FINDS FORTUNE AT BNI INDONESIAN MASTERS
Jakarta - Thai golfer Poom Saksansin took the led on the second round at the Indonesian Masters on Friday and broke his personal best record in a play suspended due to a fading light.
Wed, 21 Nov 2018 08:00
A stroll through the land of fortune
The origins of traditional South Korean gold leaf techniques are reinterpreted in a contemporary style
Mon, 12 Nov 2018 01:00
A reversal of fortune
BACK IN THE SPOTLIGHT, SUTHEP THAUGSUBAN IS HEARING FAR FEWER CHEERS THAN HE ONCE DID
Sun, 11 Nov 2018 01:00
Thai businessman to buy Fortune magazine
Thai businessman Chatchaval Jiaravanon agreed Friday to buy Fortune magazine for $150 million in the latest deal for titles from the former Time Inc. family.
Sat, 27 Oct 2018 01:00
GLOWING with the times
NEW life has been breathed into the fortunes of Srichand facial powder, a product that had been trading on little more than nostalgia for a storied past until Rawit Hanutsaha came along.
Wed, 24 Oct 2018 10:09
New competitiveness index ranks Asian countries
The World Economic Forum has released the latest version of its Global Competitiveness Index which saw differing fortunes for longstanding Asian giants.