Tue, 19 Feb 2019 18:30
Spaniard arrested, charged with rape in Thong Lor area
A 30-year-old Spanish man has been arrested for allegedly raping a Thai woman, whom he also allegedly handcuffed so she could not resist, at a luxury condominium in Bangkok’s Thong Lor area on the night of February 15, Immigration Bureau chief Pol Lt-General Surachet Hakpal told a press conference on Tuesday.
Thu, 22 Nov 2018 01:00
New forest monitoring system to help fight climate change
Thailand is developing forest monitoring systems to measure its success at reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation and carbon stocks preservation (REDD+).
Thu, 08 Nov 2018 10:00
Creative designs meets handcrafted beauty
Mae Fah Luang Foundation under Royal Patronage is once again tribal culture to the big city and inviting urbanites to learn more about craftsmanship and sustainable development through the “DoiTung & Friends” popup store on the first floor of Siam Paragon that will be open through November 18.
Mon, 17 Sep 2018 01:00
Four years is all we have
Grim reports on climate change say act now or be ready for catastrophe.
Sat, 15 Sep 2018 01:00
SPECIAL REPORT: Weathering the cost of climate change mitigation challenge
Thailand is getting more serious with the new climate mitigation obligation under the UN framework.
Fri, 07 Sep 2018 01:00
SET teams up with Clearstream in drive for Thai mutual funds
THE STOCK Exchange of Thailand (SET) and Clearstream Banking S A, one of the world's leading international securities depositories, signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to strengthen the joint-investment funds' business through the online linkage between SET's FundConnext mutual fund platform and Clearstream's Vestima global fund processing platform yesterday.
Mon, 03 Sep 2018 14:33
Crocs in the cakes
Anantara Siam celebrates the Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival with a set of limited-edition handcrafted Crocodile Mooncake Boxes created by Thai premium leather designer Pellevah.
Fri, 31 Aug 2018 09:44
US journalist told to 'act like a lady' by police
Police in Colorado have come under fire after an officer told a journalist "to act like a lady" while she was being handcuffed for taking photographs.
Wed, 01 Aug 2018 16:20
Jokowi, Iriana welcome their second grandchild
President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo and First Lady Iriana welcome their second grandchild, born at YPK Mandiri Hospital in Jakarta on Wednesday morning.
Sun, 01 Jul 2018 19:04
Team probably in dry chamber at tail end of cave, says former local leader
Chief’s theory not shared by authorities, who are focused on reaching ‘Pattaya Beach’ chamber
Sun, 01 Jul 2018 17:19
Team probably in dry chamber at tail end of cave, says former district chief
A former Mae Sai district chief said yesterday that he did not think the missing team of 12 footballers and their assistant coach are taking shelter at the socalled “Pattaya Beach” in Tham Luang cave in the district as the onsite authorities have suggested.
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 18:59
Council slams police action against lawyer
THE PRESIDENT of the Lawyers Council of Thailand, Thawal Ruyaporn, has slammed the police Crime Suppression Division (CSD) for forcing lawyer Sukit Phoonsrikasem to the ground and handcuffing him at Bangkok’s Phaholyothin Police Station on Tuesday afternoon.
Fri, 08 Jun 2018 14:20
Crafted with the greatest care
Phufa Shop celebrates 16 years of business with “Phufa Day 2018”, a fair offering a wide variety of handcrafted products, many of them inspired by the artworks of Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn, and other consumer goods at discounts of up to 80 per cent.
Sun, 20 May 2018 01:00
China’s buildup of aircraft carriers will lead to heightened tensions
China’s first domestically manufactured aircraft carrier has undergone sea trials. The
carrier will enter service as early as next year. It is China’s secondcarrier following the Liaoning, whose hull was bought from Ukraine, refitted in China and put into commission in 2012. The third carrier is now under construction in Shanghai, while a project to build a nuclear carrier has also surfaced.
Mon, 16 Apr 2018 18:57
Family Day for Krabi’s 111 year old granny
The house of the oldest citizen in Krabi, 111-year-old Pliew Petchpuang, in Plaipraya district, was filled with the buzz of her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren as they gathered for Family Day and Thai New Year on Monday.