Sat, 18 May 2019 16:15
California court hears arguments on Trump emergency declaration
A US federal court on Friday heard the first of many challenges to President Donald Trump's declaration of an emergency to pay for construction of a wall along the southern border with Mexico.
Sat, 23 Mar 2019 16:42
India's Jet grounds seven more planes amid shutdown fears
India's debt-laden Jet Airways has grounded seven more planes after failing to pay for its aircraft leases, heaping pressure on its founder as a ballooning crisis threatens its survival.
Sat, 16 Mar 2019 17:03
Google now accepts rupiah for paid advertisements
Google Indonesia has enabled its clients to pay for advertisements in rupiah to assist those with Indonesian billing addresses.
Mon, 11 Feb 2019 01:00
Property firms turn to debentures to pay for new land
Debentures will be issued by listed property firms to help raise funds for land purchases totalling more than Bt100 billion this year.
Thu, 31 Jan 2019 15:34
His Majesty pays boy’s medical costs after Phang Nga dog attack
His Majesty the King helped pay for medical care for a seven-year-old boy savaged by four stray dogs in Phang Nga. He is recovering in a Phuket Hospital.
Fri, 04 Jan 2019 01:00
Samui songthaew driver agrees to pay foreigner’s hospital bill after fight
A FOREIGNER ended up in hospital after a fight broke out between foreign exchange students and taxi drivers at Chaweng beach road on Koh Samui after the New Year countdown.
Wed, 19 Dec 2018 01:00
Gold can now be bought at a kiosk via QR Payment
CUSTOMERS who want to purchase gold will soon be able to pay for it via Gold Express QR Payment kiosks at department stores in Bangkok and upcountry under a plan by Hua Seng Heng Group.
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 12:28
Dtac submits first payment of Bt4.02 bn for spectrum
Mobile phone operator dtac has submitted its first instalment of Bt4.02 billion in the total Bt38.064 billion it will pay for the 15-year rights to the 900MHz spectrum that carries its services. The spectrum will be used by dtac Trinet until 2033. Under the licence from the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission, dtac will be able to use the spectrum from Sunday onwards.
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 12:56
Journalists urge EU to resist lobbying by tech giants
Top journalists called on the EU Tuesday to resist intense lobbying by Internet giants to gut a law which would force them to pay for the news content they pick up.
Wed, 28 Nov 2018 01:00
Purchase with a smile – or palm print
MAKING an e-payment via their smile or palm are new ways to enable customers to pay for goods and products, or other fee charges in the digital era.
Mon, 26 Nov 2018 01:00
Fake merchandise, apps lure Singles Day shoppers
Despite efforts to curb sales of counterfeit goods during China’s massive “Singles Day” online annual sales event, shoppers could still find plenty of merchandise that mimicked well-known brands – at a fraction of the price they would pay for the real thing.
Tue, 30 Oct 2018 01:00
Seoul taxis to accept QR code payments
PASSENGERS in Seoul will be able to pay for a taxi by scanning a QR code from a mobile app, starting in January.
Thu, 28 Jun 2018 13:50
Man arrested in alleged Bt1.5 million holiday scam targeting Thais
Tourist police have arrested a Thai man for allegedly deceiving at least 135 Thai tourists to transfer him Bt1.5 million to pay for trips to China which were later cancelled.
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 01:00
Pay for highly-skilled Singapore workers to surge as global talent crunch hits: Study
A HIGHLY-SKILLED employees in the manufacturing, financial services or the TMT (technology, media and telecommunications) industry in Singapore can expect to be paid an extra US$29,100 (S$39,500) per year by 2030 as talent shortages loom, according to a new study by consulting firm Korn Ferry.
Thu, 14 Jun 2018 10:06
Holders of the ‘poor man's debit card’ can ride subway from next month
Holders of state welfare smartcards will be allowed to use them to pay for subway fares starting late next month.