Sat, 30 Jun 2018 01:00
Business path leads to eco-tourism venture
WHEN Prasert Popaitoon gazed into the future and thought about retirement needs, he realised that he and his wife would not be able to live in the comfort they wanted if he continued in his salaried job.
Thu, 09 Nov 2017 15:07
Konnakhao Mime founder Paitoon passes away
Thailand’s most prominent mime artist and founder of the well-known troupe Konnakhao Mime, Paitoon Laisakul, passed away at the age of 55 on Wednesday night.
Sat, 17 Sep 2016 01:00
Hitting student’s head with cup ‘a minor offence’
THE disciplinary investigation into Nakhon Ratchasima physical education teacher Paitoon Klaengkratok - who injured a 17-year-old student by throwing a melamine cup at her last month - ruled that he committed a minor disciplinary breach.
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 18:16
Teacher hitting student’s head with cup a ‘minor offence’
The disciplinary investigation into Nakhon Ratchasima physical education teacher Paitoon Klaengkratok - who injured a 17-year-old student by throwing a melamine cup at her last month - ruled that he committed a minor disciplinary breach.
Thu, 26 Feb 2015 01:00
Thammasat lecturers rage over Somsak's dismissal
Thammasat lecturers have accused the university's administrators of unfairly dismissing noted Thammasat historian Somsak Jeamteerasakul earlier this week, amidst a denial by its rector, Somkid Lertpaitoon, that the move was politically motivated.
Sun, 03 Nov 2013 00:00
Thammasat seeks other universities' supports against bill
Thammasat University's lecturers and students on Monday will officially declare their opposition to the government's amnesty bill, said rector Somkid Lertpaitoon.
Mon, 02 Jul 2012 00:00
Some universities plan to push back opening dates in 2014
The opening of school terms at some universities in Thailand will be postponed in 2014, so it is in line with back-to-school dates in European and Asean countries, Somkid Lertpaitoon, head of the Council of University Presidents of Thailand, said yesterda
Mon, 21 May 2012 00:00
Ageing workforce hits industrial-sector productivity, says TDRI report
The industrial sector's labour force is ageing, adversely affecting productivity, said Srawooth Paitoonpong, a senior researcher at the Thailand Development Research Institute (TDRI).
Srawooth said his studies between 1991 and 2010 found changes in the
Sun, 16 Oct 2011 00:00
Water circles TU Rangsit Campus
Thammasat University Rangsit Campus is now at risk of floods, as water comes from all directions, said Rector Somkid Lertpaitoon.