• Wed, 17 Jan 2018 01:00:00
    Bt998.95bn projects on track for EEC
    Some 168 infrastructure projects worth Bt998.95 billion will be implemented to facilitate the development of the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC), according to the Ministry of Transport.
    Economy
  • Sat, 13 Jan 2018 01:00:00
    Justice minister admits woman wrongly detained over scam
    JUSTICE Minister Prachin Chanthong said the ministry’s Tak provincial office would provide legal assistance and compensation to Nicha Kiatthanapaiboon, whose ID card was stolen and used by an illegal call centre to open nine bank accounts.
    national
  • Fri, 12 Jan 2018 01:00:00
    Private investment to spur 2018 growth 
    THE MINISTRY of Finance expects private investment to lead growth of the Thai economy this year, following 10,411 business operators exercised 1.5-time tax deduction on investment worth about Bt281 billion, an all-time high.
    Corporate
  • Fri, 12 Jan 2018 01:00:00
    IFC to handle PPP deal for toll road in Yangon 
    IFC, a sister organisation of the World Bank and a member of the World Bank Group, yesterday signed an advisory services agreement with Myanmar’s Ministry of Construction (MoC) to design and implement a public-private partnership (PPP) transaction for an elevated expressway toll road in Yangon.
    Economy
  • Tue, 09 Jan 2018 08:30:06
    North and South Korea begin talks
    North and South Korea began their first talks in more than two years on Tuesday, Seoul's Unification ministry said.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 08 Jan 2018 01:00:00
    Ministry report to call on govt to increase farmer incomes
    Package expected to focus on ways to developing additional income sources
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 07 Jan 2018 14:35:07
    Hi-tech way to find work
    The Labour Ministry has introduced an innovative “Job Box” to help Thai jobseekers get job matches with a swipe of their Thai ID cards.
    national
  • Sat, 06 Jan 2018 01:00:00
    Plants put Cambodia closer to energy goals
    THE INTRODUCTION of two new power plants in Cambodia last year saw the country inch towards self-sufficiency in its electricity supply even as energy consumption grew 14 per cent, the Mines and Energy Ministry said yesterday.
    ASEAN+
  • Sat, 06 Jan 2018 01:00:00
    Some 300 ‘duped’ Kalasin villagers face court appearance
    THE JUSTICE MINISTRY is aiding 300 villagers in Kalasin who claimed to have been duped by a community-based financial institute to take out a Bt150,000-Bt200,000 loan per head, totalling Bt65 million, from a bank to fund the institute’s operations and then faced lawsuits by the bank demanding they repay the debts.
    national
  • Fri, 05 Jan 2018 17:49:13
    New centre offers one-stop service to disabled people
    Many people with disabilities are showing up to use services at the Bangkok Service Centre for Disabled People, which was opened on December 28 by the Ministry of Social Development and Human Security as a New Year gift to the Thai public.
    national
  • Fri, 05 Jan 2018 16:39:36
    Strict rules on use of Health Ministry property triggers social media storm
    Officers of the Public Health Ministry have been forbidden from charging their mobile phones at work as a series of measures were put in place to prevent corruption and conflict of interest.
    national
  • Fri, 05 Jan 2018 09:20:13
    N.Korea accepts South's offer of talks next week: Seoul
    Nuclear-armed North Korea on Friday accepted the South's offer of talks next week, said Seoul's Unification ministry, which oversees relations with Pyongyang.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 05 Jan 2018 01:00:00
    Minimum wage expected to be hiked by more than Bt15, but nowhere near Bt600 request
    The minimum wage looks set to rise by at least Bt15 per day starting at the end of this month.
    national
  • Fri, 05 Jan 2018 01:00:00
    8 foreign firms register for business last month
    Eight foreign companies registered to do business in Thailand last month, with a total investment value of Bt200 million and employing 102 workers, said Kulanee Issadisai, director general of business development at Department of Commerce Ministry. 
    Corporate
  • Thu, 04 Jan 2018 17:21:42
    Minimum wage could be increased by more than Bt15 a day
    The Labour Ministry’s permanent secretary, Jarin Chakkaphark, said on Thursday that the Tripartite Wage Committee would pass a resolution on an increase to the minimum wage by January 15.
    Breaking News
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