• Wed, 14 Nov 2018 15:25
    I spoke to Suu Kyi, says Mahathir
    Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad says he raised the plight of the Rohingya Muslims with Myanmar’s Aung San Suu Kyi at the Asean leaders meeting on Tuesday night.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 14 Nov 2018 09:41
    Japan, U.S. to invest ¥8 tril. in Indo-Pacific development
    Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and U.S. Vice President Mike Pence agreed Tuesday that Japan and the United States will work together to provide up to $70 billion (about ¥7.98 trillion) for infrastructure development primarily in the Indo-Pacific region.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 12 Nov 2018 10:23
    Call for open markets as world leaders gather in Singapore
    Singapore's prime minister made an impassioned plea Monday for open markets and warned "political pressures" were driving countries apart, in a swipe at rising protectionism at the start of a gathering of world leaders.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 11 Nov 2018 17:01
    PM won’t be on campaign trail for anyone, says deputy
    The law prohibits Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha from campaigning for any political party in the run-up to the election, including a party that nominates him to be the next head of government, his deputy, Wissanu Krea-ngam, said on Sunday.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 11 Nov 2018 16:44
    Prawit urges military aid for flood-hit southern provinces
    Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister General Prawit Wongsuwan has instructed military officers and administrative officials to monitor the flood situation in three southern provinces and aid affected residents.
    national
  • Fri, 09 Nov 2018 01:00
    New cabinet to be in office by June if polls held in Feb
    A NEW CABINET is expected to assume office by June next year, though the junta will retain full powers until the new government is sworn in, Deputy Prime Minister Wissanu Krea-ngam said yesterday.
    politics
  • Fri, 09 Nov 2018 01:00
    ASEAN LOGISTICS IN THE WORK 
    Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha said at the Transport Ministry’s Asean Meeting in Bangkok yesterday that Thailand is continuing its effort towards a network of logistic linkages between all nations in the Asean region. 
    Economy
  • Thu, 08 Nov 2018 15:49
    Pak television embarrasses Imran Khan with ‘begging’ slip-up
    Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan’s highly-publicised visit to China was marred by a gaffe by state-run PTV broadcasting a speech by him in Beijing with the dateline “Begging”, triggering an intense debate on the social media in the country.
    ASEAN+
  • Thu, 08 Nov 2018 14:37
    Cambodian strongman Hun Sen defends promoting sons
    Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen lashed out at critics Thursday for questioning high-level appointments bestowed on the strongman's children, denying that the promotions were part of a strategy to "strengthen power".
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 07 Nov 2018 09:18
    PM wants more underpasses, overpasses built to solve Bangkok traffic congestion
    Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha wants more tunnels and flyovers be built to ease traffic congestions in Bangkok, Transport Minister Arkhom Termpittayapaisith said.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 06 Nov 2018 15:17
    Dr M conferred Japan's highest award
    TOKYO - Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad was on Tuesday conferred the “Grand Cordon of the Order of the Paulownia Flowers” by Emperor Akihito of Japan, according to Bernama news agency. 
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 06 Nov 2018 10:22
    PM urges people to visit annual Red Cross fair and donate
    Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha on Tuesday urged the public to visit the annual Red Cross fair next Friday and donate for the charity activities of the Thai Red Cross Society.
    national
  • Mon, 05 Nov 2018 09:44
    Ratchayothin underpass opens
    Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha chaired the opening ceremony of the Ratchayothin underpass on Monday morning.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 02 Nov 2018 01:00
    Poll restrictions to be ‘relaxed by next month’
    Prayut declines to react to his deputy Somkid’s remark that next prime minister will be ‘similar to current one’
    politics
  • Fri, 02 Nov 2018 01:00
    India and China nervous spectators in Sri Lanka crisis
    Rival Asian giants India and China are anxiously watching the constitutional conflict between contending prime ministers in Sri Lanka to see whose interests get the upper hand in their own strategic battle.
    opinion
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