Mon, 19 Feb 2018 15:39:48
Changes to traffic flow in Ram Khamhaeng area from Feb 23 during construction of MRT station
The city-inbound exit point from the Ram Khamhaeng elevated section near Soi Ram Khamhaeng 8 for motorists heading to Rama IX will be closed from 11pm on February 23 onwards, in order to make way for construction of section II of the MRT Orange Line’s eastern route (Thailand Cultural Centre to Min Buri).
Sat, 17 Feb 2018 13:32:20
What’s cooking? UK foreign secretary tries hand at Som Tam
During his recent visit to Thailand, British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson not only savoured Thai food but also made his own “Som Tam” for the first time.
Sat, 17 Feb 2018 12:09:23
Unleashing the power
Microsoft’s Surface Laptop and Surface Book 2 are finally coming to Thailand on March 15 and pre-orders can now be placed through authorised retailers and Microsoft’s online store.
Fri, 16 Feb 2018 14:00:49
British Embassy quick to correct BoJo’s comments on Thailand
The British Embassy in Thailand on Friday clarified what the UK’s Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson “said” about Thailand in his recent speech in London concerning Brexit.
Fri, 16 Feb 2018 09:36:09
Bangkok police reduce speed on eight roads to 50 km/h
Motorists will need to check their speed on eight roads in Bangkok after the Metropolitan Police Bureau published a directive to reduce their maximum speed from 80 kilometres to 50 kilometres per hour to prevent road accidents.
Thu, 15 Feb 2018 14:36:00
British foreign secretary jokes about British sex tourism in Thailand during major Brexit speech
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson who just visited Bangkok early this week appeared to joke about sex tourism in Thailand during a major speech about Brexit in his home country, the Independent online reported Thursday.
Thu, 15 Feb 2018 01:00:00
Conspiracy theorists lost in darker regions of the Web
Re: “US a failed democracy and global predator”, Have Your Say, yesterday.
Tue, 13 Feb 2018 07:48:33
Customs Dept, Johnson discuss collaboration in suppressing illegal wildlife trade
The head of the Customs Department on Monday welcomed Boris Johnson, the United Kingdom’s secretary of state for foreign and commonwealth affairs, for a discussion on Thai-UK collaboration in battling the trade in endangered species.
Tue, 13 Feb 2018 01:00:00
Johnson focuses on repatriation of Rohingya, goes soft on democratisation
BRITISH FOREIGN Secretary Boris Johnson yesterday discussed with his Thai counterparts and the head of an advisory board on the Rohingya crisis the important conditions for the repatriation of hundreds of thousands of refugees to Myanmar’s strife-torn Rakhine state, but did not ask for Thailand’s help on the matter.
Mon, 12 Feb 2018 01:00:00
UK's Johnson urges 'independent' probe of Rohingya crisis in Suu Kyi talks
Naypyidaw, Myanmar - Britain's foreign minister Boris Johnson stopped off in Myanmar on Sunday to press Aung San Suu Kyi on the need for an independent probe into violence in Rakhine state, as the country faces mounting pressure to punish troops accused of atrocities against the Muslim Rohingya.
Sun, 11 Feb 2018 14:32:45
Muslim singer forced to quit French show over terror posts
A French Muslim singer who became an overnight star after dazzling judges on a TV talent show quit the contest Friday after coming under fire for past Facebook comments about terror attacks.
Sun, 11 Feb 2018 01:00:00
Johnson to boost Thai-UK ties
BRITISH FOREIGN Secretary Boris Johnson will meet Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o- cha and Foreign Minister Don Pramudwinai in Bangkok tomorrow to discuss UK-Thai relations.
Sat, 10 Feb 2018 11:17:18
UK foreign secretary coming on two-day visit
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson will meet Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o- cha and Foreign Minister Don Pramudwinai in Bangkok on Monday to discuss UK-Thai relations.
Thu, 08 Feb 2018 14:09:04
Paying tribute to a vital service
Oris pays tribute to the Swiss air-rescue service Rega with a new limited-edition collection of GMT Rega watches.
Wed, 31 Jan 2018 19:26:33
Traffic chaos as city hit with heavy morning downpour
As heavy rains drenched Bangkok on Wednesday morning, traffic chaos spread across the city and its suburbs as motorists drove through flooded streets and commuters were stuck in crawling traffic congestion.