• Thu, 24 Jan 2019 12:10
    Air pollution levels drop in Bangkok
    Air pollution levels in Greater Bangkok improved on Thursday morning as only 11 areas reported unsafe levels of PM2.5 – airborne particulates 2.5 microns in diameter and smaller, the Pollution Control Department said.
    national
  • Thu, 24 Jan 2019 01:00
    Some Bangkok private schools close temporarily due to air pollution worries
    AIR POLLUTION has forced the suspension of classes at private schools across Bangkok this week, though the Pollution Control Department (PCD) yesterday reported fewer areas with unsafe levels of PM2.5 – airborne particulates 2.5 microns in diameter and smaller.
    national
  • Thu, 24 Jan 2019 01:00
    Meetings held to seek answer to Bangkok smog
    AS PUBLIC AGITATION over the hazardous air in Bangkok continues to grow, a fresh look at how to deal with PM2.5 particulates is underway, with consecutive meetings being held by the national pollution-control committee and environmental board.
    national
  • Wed, 23 Jan 2019 12:51
    Air pollution keeping Bangkok students at home
    Air pollution has forced the suspension of classes at private schools across Bangkok this week, though on Wednesday the Pollution Control Department (PCD) reported fewer areas with unsafe levels of PM2.5 – airborne particulates 2.5 microns in diameter and smaller.
    national
  • Tue, 22 Jan 2019 17:03
    Dusit Thani adds Epicure Catering to its expanding foods division
    Dusit Thani, one of Thailand’s foremost hotel and property development companies, has continued the expansion of its food business with a strategic investment in Epicure Catering Co Ltd, a leading provider of quality food services to the educational sector in Southeast Asia.
    Corporate
  • Tue, 22 Jan 2019 16:41
    Japan Princess Mako's boyfriend bids to clear path for wedding
    Tokyo - The boyfriend of Japan's Princess Mako insisted Tuesday his family had no financial difficulties hanging over them, after reports of a unpaid loan apparently forced a postponement to a fairytale wedding between the two college sweethearts.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 19 Jan 2019 01:00
    REPORT: Diesel combustion drives this PM2.5 mess, said PCD latest study
    THAI AND MUNICIPAL authorities mounted a successful campaign years ago to control air pollution involving PM10 – particulate matter 10 microns in diameter or more. The problem since then – one that’s steadily worsening and more difficult to curb – is PM2.5.
    national
  • Fri, 18 Jan 2019 01:00
    Still air, higher particulates predicted for today
    POLLUTION is expected to get worse in Bangkok today following slight improvements in weather conditions yesterday.
    national
  • Wed, 16 Jan 2019 01:00
    Ban on e-cigarettes under study after enforcement problems emerge
    A REVIEW of the ban on e-cigarettes is being launched in light of difficulties in enforcing the law.
    business
  • Wed, 16 Jan 2019 01:00
    Govt to create data centre to help farm supply match demand
    THE OFFICE of Agricultural Economics (OAE) will work with other government agencies to develop a data analytics system as part of the government’s effort to upgrade the management of Thailand’s farm sector.
    national
  • Tue, 15 Jan 2019 12:14
    Rain makes small dent in still-unsafe Bangkok air
    Rainfall in various areas of greater Bangkok on Tuesday morning brought people hope for a lessening of the unsafe level of fine particulates that have dusted the air in recent days.
    national
  • Tue, 15 Jan 2019 09:36
    Emergency measures enforced in S. Korea to fight fine dust
    South Koreans started off another suffocating day Tuesday as thick fine dust continued to blanket most of the country for the fifth consecutive day. 
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 14 Jan 2019 17:31
    China says detained Canadian lacks diplomatic immunity
    Beijing - China on Monday ridiculed Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's claim that a former Canadian embassy official detained in Beijing still held diplomatic immunity.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 14 Jan 2019 01:00
    Palang Pracharath to review land policy
    THE PALANG Pracharath Party would review its policy on agricultural reform land due to reservations expressed by Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha.
    politics
  • Sat, 12 Jan 2019 01:00
    Support for Taiwan triggers a brace of misquotes
    Re: “Chinese culture is shallow and chauvinistic”, “Claims that China seeks global domination are ridiculous”, Have Your Say, January 11.
    your say
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