Mon, 17 Sep 2018 01:00
‘Kinky Boots’ spurs drag queens in China to walk tall
Sign language interpreters swung their hips and gestured at deaf audience members to the rhythm of a rollicking performance by drag queens singing and dancing on stage behind them.
Tue, 11 Sep 2018 14:46
Asian investors wary as trade tensions weigh, pound holds gains
Asian investors trod uneasily on Tuesday as concerns over trade and emerging markets drag on confidence but the pound held on to gains after the European Union's chief Brexit negotiator's optimistic remarks.
Sat, 11 Aug 2018 01:00
Could even wild horses drag JC back?
Now that JC has mysteriously disappeared, the “Flat Earthers” are left with Nigel, HHB, Alf and Clara and things are not the same anymore. It’s like the Rolling Stones without Mick Jagger.
Wed, 25 Jul 2018 01:00
Dress like Eminem!
Rapper Eminem teams with New York fashion house rag & bone for the brand’s latest collaboration.
Tue, 10 Jul 2018 01:00
Household debts cast long shadow
INCOMES drawn by the nation’s households are likely to begin recovering but their debts remain a drag on consumer spending, Yunyong Thaicharoen, chief economist of Siam Commercial Bank (SCB), said yesterday.
Tue, 03 Jul 2018 14:11
Taxis a drag on Bangkok, Suvarnabhumi survey rankings
While Qatar Airways bagged top spot in 2018 as the Best Airline Worldwide with the Best Business Class just ahead of perennial favourite Singapore Airlines, THAI salvaged some pride with a No 6 showing for Business Class (the same as last year) and Cabin Service (down from No 3 in 2017), according to the results of the 2018 Best in Travel Poll by the online Smart Travel Asia magazine.
Thu, 28 Jun 2018 14:58
Trade woes drag Asian markets but oil surge lifts energy firms
Trade war worries again permeated markets across Asia on Thursday, with mixed signals from the White House fuelling uncertainty, but energy firms kicked higher thanks to another surge in oil prices.
Fri, 08 Jun 2018 01:00
Why the Safety Zone concept has failed to secure peace in South
Deep down inside, all sides knew that the “Safety Zone” pilot project in Thailand’s South wasn’t much to brag about.
Fri, 30 Mar 2018 01:00
NACC comes up empty in Prawit scandal, saying watchmakers’ responses needed
THE National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) continued to drag its feet in the case over Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwan’s collection of luxury watches, showing no significant progress in the case yesterday.
Thu, 29 Mar 2018 17:50
This boy is on fire: Vietnam drag queens electrify Hanoi
Hanoi - Makeup artist by day, cross-dresser by night, Betty is among a vanguard of Vietnamese drag queens shaking up Hanoi's nightlife -- and social norms -- in a city where such performances remain little known.
Mon, 05 Mar 2018 09:00
“Ladies” have a lark
Kim Chi and Naomi Smalls from RuPaul’s Drag Race will be bringing their hilarious comedy and lip-sync show Bangkok’s KBank Siam Pic-Ganesha Theatre this Friday (March 9) at 8pm.
Fri, 09 Feb 2018 06:58
US stocks fall 4% as sell-off deepens
Wall Street tumbled back into sell-off mode Thursday, with the Dow plunging more than 1,000 points as worries over interest rate hikes continued to drag the market down.
Wed, 03 Jan 2018 15:29
A watch that flies high
Oris reminds the world of its presence in the aviator history with the release of limited-edition 1,931 Big Crown D 26 286 HB-Rag timepieces that take inspiration from the historic training aircraft Dewoitine D26, designed by French engineer Emile Dewoitine.
Fri, 22 Dec 2017 01:00
Pattaya could drag rest of Thai tourism into swamp
Re: “Pattaya gives Thailand’s name another beating”, Nation editorial, December 20.
Thu, 30 Nov 2017 13:40
May the force be with you
Just in time for the release of mega movie “Star Wars: The Last Jedi”, New York-based street fashion brand, Rag & Bone is unveiling a new collaboration with Disney – a capsule collection of iconic styles twisted with timeless Star Wars references.