• Tue, 19 Sep 2017 17:40:11
    Election possible late next year, says Pornpetch
    Thailand’s general election may not take place until late next year, National Legislative Assembly president Pornpetch Wichitcholchai implied on Tuesday.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 13 Sep 2017 18:09:50
    New EC law gazetted, paving way for new members
    The organic law on the Election Commission published in the Royal Gazette on Wednesday will result in the immediate dismissal of the five current commissioners on Thursday, although they will continue in office under the provisional chapter until new commissioners are appointed, National Legislative Assembly President Pornpetch Wichitcholchai said.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 08 Sep 2017 01:00:00
    NLA chief expects election in Nov-Dec next year
    The next general election could be expected late next year around November-December, National Legislative Assembly (NLA) President Pornpetch Vichitcholchai said on Thursday.
    politics
  • Thu, 07 Sep 2017 16:27:09
    NLA chief expects election in Nov-Dec next year
    The next general election could be expected late next year around November-December, National Legislative Assembly (NLA) President Pornpetch Vichitcholchai said on Thursday.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 02 Sep 2017 01:00:00
    Seacon Square malls spruce up in time to hitch ride on BTS benefits 
    THE Seacon Square shopping malls in Sri Nakharin and Bang Khae are to undergo major upgrades in time for the new BTS skytrain lines that will reach them in 2019 and 2020.
    Corporate
  • Thu, 31 Aug 2017 01:00:00
    Partners hitch ride with Mobike for bike-sharing service’s Thai debut
    MOBIKE, operator of the world’s first bike-sharing service, yesterday said it is entering the Thai market in partnership with Advanced Info Service (AIS), Central Pattana (CPN) and Bangkok’s Kasetsart University.
    Tech
  • Wed, 05 Jul 2017 18:39:38
    NLA President urges quick probe into members’ share holdings
    The Election Commission (EC) should be quick to inquire into 90 members of the National Legislative Assembly (NLA) to see whether their share holdings in state projects or concessions violated the present charter, NLA President Pornpetch Wichitcholchai said on Wednesday.
    politics
  • Thu, 29 Jun 2017 13:25:03
    Concerns over bill on political parties could go to special panel
    National Legislative Assembly (NLA) president Pornpetch Wichitcholchai on Thursday suggested that a joint committee be established to overcome concerns about a draft bill on political parties.
    politics
  • Mon, 19 Jun 2017 10:55:49
    Planning to get hitched? Do it in Thailand
    Thailand is being touted as an international hotspot for wedding ceremonies with an increasing number of sites, activities and facilities available to transform an ordinary marriage ceremony into an unforgettable dream wedding.
    Travel log
  • Sun, 21 May 2017 01:00:00
    Disputes over organic laws ‘can be resolved in national interest’
    NATIONAL Legislative Assembly (NLA) president Pornpetch Vichitcholchai has given assurance that the committee vetting the controversial organic laws on the Election Commission (EC) and political parties will prioritise their compatibility with the Constitution and the democratic principles above arguments.
    politics
  • Fri, 19 May 2017 15:04:52
    Hitch halts controversial Netflix film's Cannes premiere
    CANNES - The premiere of the first of two controversial Netflix movies at the Cannes film festival had to be stopped Friday amid whistles and jeers when the curtain malfunctioned hiding part of the screen.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 11 Apr 2017 17:50:05
    NLA to deliberate draft bills on national strategy and reforms
    The National Legislative Assembly has received the draft bills of a national strategy and of reforms from the government and will begin deliberating them on Thursday next week, NLA President Pornpetch Wichitcholchai said on Tuesday.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 11 Apr 2017 01:00:00
    China’s Hisense becomes World Cup sponsor
    HISENSE has become a sponsor of the 2018 FIFA World Cup, becoming the first Chinese consumer electronics brand to hitch its name to the soccer tournament.
    Corporate
  • Wed, 22 Mar 2017 15:43:49
    NLA expected to approve new land and buildings tax
    National Legislative Assembly (NLA) is expected to approve the revised draft bill for the land and buildings tax by September, NLA President Pornpetch Wichitcholchai said on Wednesday.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 17 Mar 2017 15:12:29
    NLA president defends swift action on Surapong impeachment
    Pornpetch Wichitcholchai, president of the National Legislative Assembly, insisted on Friday that the NLA adhered strictly to its duty over the impeachment of former Foreign Affairs Minister Surapong Tovichakchaikul, in line with its assigned authority and normal parliamentary procedures.
    politics
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