Mon, 17 Jun 2019 17:29
Tokio Marine eyes big rise in premium growth in Thai and Indian markets
Insurance firm Tokio Marine Holdings is expanding is business in Thailand and India in a bid to boost its overseas premium growth by up to 50 per cent, managing executive officer Noboru Yamagata said on Monday.
Sat, 15 Jun 2019 15:45
India set to raise tariffs on some US goods: reports
India has decided to raise tariffs on imports of 29 goods from the US after having deferred the move several times since announcing it last year, media reported Saturday.
Sat, 15 Jun 2019 15:05
Seven die cleaning Indian hotel septic tank: police
Seven people have suffocated to death while cleaning a hotel septic tank in western India without safety gear, police said Saturday.
Sat, 15 Jun 2019 01:00
A taste of the Punjab
Vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes from the North of India are served in this fine-dining restaurant in downtown Bangkok
Thu, 13 Jun 2019 01:00
Indian temple helps nurture ‘extinct’ turtle back to life
The black softshell turtle is officially extinct in the wild, but a centuries-old Indian temple and its nature-loving caretaker are helping the creature make a tentative comeback.
Fri, 14 Jun 2019 01:00
Countries with the ‘host’ factor
Thailand, Indonesia, Mexico, Taiwan and India are the top five countries where locals consider hospitality to be in their DNA when comparing experiences of being a guest in their home country and being a guest aboard, according to research conducted by Booking.com across 21,500 travellers from 29 countries.
Wed, 12 Jun 2019 16:00
Three Pattaya ‘ladyboys’ held for pickpocketing
Three ‘ladyboys’ were arrested in Pattaya on Wednesday for allegedly stealing wallets and gold necklaces from two Indian tourists earlier this month.
Tue, 11 Jun 2019 12:46
Indian temple helps nurture 'extinct' turtle back to life
The northeastern state of Assam was once rich in freshwater turtles, but habitat loss and over-exploitation -- they were once a popular local food -- have massively depleted their population.
Tue, 11 Jun 2019 01:00
Strong growth in Chinese and Indian tourist arrivals
THE EXPEDIA Group travel platform yesterday released its latest hotel demand trends for Thailand. Thai accommodation partners were enjoying steady growth according to Expedia Group’s data, which showed that overall inbound demand to the Kingdom had increased by 10 per cent year on year (YoY) over the past 12 months.
Mon, 10 Jun 2019 01:00
THAI CAPTAIN PONDERS FUTURE AFTER 100TH CAP MARRED BY LOSS
THAI SKIPPER Teerasil Dangda’s 100th cap celebrations were overshadowed by another agonising defeat for Thailand, who lost 1-0 to India in Saturday’s King’s Cup third place play-off.
Sun, 09 Jun 2019 16:05
Four shot dead down in India political gun battle
A gun battle between supporters of India's ruling right-wing party and a regional rival has killed four people in West Bengal, police said Sunday, as violence raged in the tinderbox state.
Sat, 08 Jun 2019 17:45
Thailand beaten by India as Teerasil wins 100th cap
Thailand suffered another disappointing defeat in the King’s Cup football tournament as India won the third place play-off 1-0 at the Chang Arena in Buriram on Saturday.
Sat, 08 Jun 2019 01:00
Teerasil eyes 100th cap as Thailand seek Cup consolation
National coach Sirisak Yodyadthai hopes to redeem Thailand’s pride as his side and India face off on Saturday in the King’s Cup third-place playoff in Buri Ram.
Sat, 01 Jun 2019 14:33
US cuts off India preferential trade access
The United States will end preferential trade treatment for India from Wednesday, US President Donald Trump has announced, in a fresh economic headwind for New Delhi alongside slowing growth and record unemployment.
Thu, 30 May 2019 01:00
Vegans fight a losing battle against bloody evolution
It’s a curious aspect of language that the word vegan has been traced back to an Indian or perhaps Latin root, allegedly meaning failed hunter. Forget about those old-fogey vegans Donald Watson and Pythagoras.