Fri, 22 Sep 2017 09:38:31
Japan FM urges countries to cut ties with N.Korea
NEW YORK - Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono called Thursday on countries to cut diplomatic ties with North Korea as part of pressure to end the regime's nuclear and missile drive.
Fri, 22 Sep 2017 06:47:22
Fukuoka’s Grand Prize goes to Pasuk and Baker for acclaimed books on Thailand’s changes
Pasuk Phongpaichit and Chris Baker, a couple in both life and in their esteemed scholarly work, on Thursday received the highest award granted by Fukuoka city, Japan.
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 19:52:32
AJCHARAPORN LEADS IN THAILAND’S STRAIGHT-SET WIN AGAINST VIETNAM
Nakhon Pathom, Thailand, September 21, 2017 - Thailand recorded their second win at the FIVB Volleyball Women’s World Championship Japan 2018 Asian Qualifiers Pool B at the Nakhon Pathom Gymnasium after pulling off a convincing straight-set 25-17 25-17 25-17 victory over Vietnam on Thursday.
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 17:42:39
JONG JIN SIM’s 32 HELPS DPR KOREA TASTE FIRST WIN AT WCH ASIAN QUALIFIERS
Nakhon Pathom, Thailand, September 21, 2017 - Jong Jin Sim tuned a smashing machine on Thursday as she scored 32 points to steer DPR Korea to their first victory at the FIVB Volleyball Women’s World Championship Japan 2018 Asian Qualifiers Pool B at the Nakhon Pathom Gymnasium following a scintillating 25-23 25-11 25-18 win over Iran on Thursday.
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 07:20:40
HOSTS THAILAND ANNIHILATE IRAN’S YOUNG GUNS IN LOP-SIDED BATTLE
Nakhon Pathom, Thailand, September 20, 2017 - Thailand delighted home fans packing the Nakhon Pathom Gymnasium with convincing straight-set 25-14 25-15 25-13 win over Iran in their first encounter of the FIVB Volleyball Women’s World Championship Japan 2018 Asian Qualifiers Pool B on Wednesday.
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 09:05:00
Pavilions unveils residences, resort for Japan
Pavilions Hotels & Resorts has unveiled the Ginto Residences in Niseko, Japan, as the company introduces an elite series of stunning hotel and residential projects in travel destinations across Asia and Europe.
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 18:31:21
Kim Yeonkoung powers South Korea for straight-set win in opener against North Korea
Nakhon Pathom - Prolific Kim Yeonkoung scored 14 crucial points for Korea as the world No.10 powered past North Korea in thrilling three-setter 25-17 25-23 25-19 to capture their first win at the FIVB Volleyball Women’s World Championship Japan 2018 Asian Qualifiers Pool B encounters at the Nakhon Pathom Gymnasium on Wednesday.
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 17:41:40
TAT targets more Japanese women and first-time visitors
Promoting more Japanese first-time and female visitors to Thailand is a core theme of the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT)’s marketing presence at Tourism Expo Japan (TEJ) 2017.
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 10:33:36
Coaches comment about teams' preparation and expectation ahead World Championship Asian Qualifiers
Nakhon Pathom - Head coaches from Korea, DPR Korea, Iran, Vietnam and Thailand attended the General Technical Meeting of the FIVB Volleyball Women’s World Championship Japan 2018 Asian Qualifiers Pool B at Mida Grande Hotel Dhavaravati Nakhon Pathom and shared brief comments about their teams’ preparation and expectation ahead of the single round-robin tournament from September 20 to 24 .
Tue, 19 Sep 2017 16:43:37
A history of manga
The “Manga Hokusai Manga: Approaching the Master’s Compendium from the Perspective of Contemporary Comics” exhibition organised by the Japan Foundation in celebration of the 130th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Japan and Thailand heads north next week and opens at the Art Bridge Chiang Rai on October 7.
Tue, 19 Sep 2017 09:08:59
Number of elderly folk on the rise in Japan
TOKYO - Those aged 65 and above make up 27.7 per cent of population - a new high and are set to hit 35.3 per cent by 2040.
Mon, 18 Sep 2017 01:00:00
N Korean missiles passing over Japan must not become routine
North Korea has fired a ballistic missile over the Japanese archipelago again. The missile flew over Hokkaido and fell into the Pacific Ocean about 2,200 kilometres east of Erimomisaki cape.
Sun, 17 Sep 2017 14:35:00
Hundreds of flights grounded as typhoon slams Japan
TOKYO – A powerful typhoon ripped into southern Japan on Sunday, dumping torrential rain, grounding hundreds of domestic flights and halting train services.
Sun, 17 Sep 2017 10:50:57
‘Departure tax’ eyed to fund tourism development in Japan
TOKYO - Whether to establish a 'departure tax' requiring payment from tourists and other individuals when they leave Japan is the focus of ongoing discussions by an expert panel of the Japan Tourism Agency on securing funds to develop tourism resources.
Sun, 17 Sep 2017 01:00:00
Thailand inks partnership with Japan
THAILAND and Japan have stepped up development cooperation with a partnership agreement signed at the Foreign Ministry on Friday.