Tue, 14 Aug 2018 01:00
Enough studies – let’s help the Rohingya
Politics and delaying tactics have gulled those who were earnest about ending the crisis
Sat, 11 Aug 2018 01:00
Putting the classic into contemporary
Spend your time in the Chinese capital nestled in on of The Peninsula's luxury suites
Tue, 07 Aug 2018 01:00
NESTLE OFFLOADS PURE LIFE DELIVERY LINE TO M WATER
Mon, 06 Aug 2018 01:00
Honest intent missing to solve Rohingya crisis
INTERNAL POLITICS has been among the factors behind the failure of international panels to tackle the Rohingya crisis in Myanmar’s Rakhine state. While countries overtly say they support these boards’ efforts to address the problem, politics within Myanmar and within those countries too often obstructs the mission.
Wed, 01 Aug 2018 16:32
In the hands of the gods: Vietnam's Golden Bridge goes viral
Nestled in the forested hills of central Vietnam two giant concrete hands emerge from the trees, holding up a glimmering golden bridge crowded with gleeful visitors taking selfies at the country's latest eccentric tourist draw.
Thu, 02 Aug 2018 01:00
Making the case for equality
The disappearance of Karen environmentalist Billy Rakchongcharoen and the problems faced by his wife in getting the authorities to look into his case are portrayed in a short film
movie & TV
Wed, 01 Aug 2018 13:43
Hornets’ nest stirred as robber targets son of police brass
A Bangkok motorcycle robber apparently picked the wrong victim on Monday night – a son of the deputy commissioner of the Metropolitan Police Bureau.
Fri, 27 Jul 2018 01:00
Hordes of expats living visa-free in Thailand – would an amnesty help?
Re: “German man arrested for NINETEEN year overstay”, ThaiVisa, yesterday.
Wed, 25 Jul 2018 01:00
Claws out for an advocate of animal cruelty
Everything I have written about Robin Grant is true. He’s extremely dishonest and never man enough to admit when he’s proven wrong.
Sat, 21 Jul 2018 12:35
London is Europe's most expensive city for studying abroad
With a first-semester living cost of €12,450.49, the British capital is Europe's most expensive city for studying abroad. The data hails from the German furnished lettings platform, Nestpick, which compared how much students might have to shell out during a first semester studying in 49 European cities.
Fri, 20 Jul 2018 01:00
Why Sweden is the world’s finest home for families
With respect to Erica Komisar’s op-ed “The Human Cost of the world’s most famous welfare state” (The Nation, July 13) I believe the author has missed the greater point of Sweden’s comprehensive family-leave and childcare policies.
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 01:00
Nest to spend Bt10bn on condos, hotels
THE NEST Property Co Ltd, a property arm of the of the Mahagitsiri family’s PM Group – renowned for coffee production, among diverse businesses – plans to spend more than Bt10 billion to develop condominiums and hotels in Bangkok from this year to 2021.
Wed, 11 Jul 2018 18:32
Birds-nest collectors, water pump operators return home to applause
EIGHTEEN BIRD-NEST collectors arrived safely back in Trang province on Wednesday after having helped in the Tham Luang cave rescue operation since June 30.
Mon, 09 Jul 2018 19:04
Marvels of the Med
Uno Mas – a unique rooftop restaurant on the 54th floor of Centara Grand at CentralWorld has just rolled out a brand new “Chef’s Seasonal Tasting Menu”, bringing some of the finest and freshest flavours from Spain and the Mediterranean to your table.
Mon, 09 Jul 2018 07:58
Belgium's Hazard spells World Cup danger for France
Eden Hazard is one of the French academy system's finest exports in the past decade but he could be the man to end Didier Deschamps's bid for World Cup glory.