Tue, 17 Jul 2018 11:28
Rolls-Royce unveils hybrid flying taxi at Farnborough
British engine maker Rolls-Royce revealed plans this week to develop a hybrid electric vehicle, dubbed the "flying taxi", which takes off and lands vertically and could be airborne within five years.
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 01:00
All revved up and read to go
Some of the most attractive cars in the world, among them Rolls-Royce, Aston Martin, Maserati, BMW, Mini, Honda and Nissan, go on show today in the “MGC-Asia Auto Fest 2018” at Siam Paragon.
Thu, 14 Jun 2018 13:39
British engine maker Rolls-Royce cutting 4,600 jobs
Rolls-Royce, the British maker of plane engines, said Thursday that it plans to cut 4,600 mainly British jobs by 2020, adding to thousands of cuts already announced in recent years.
Fri, 08 Jun 2018 01:00
THAI eyes boost from engine repair centre
THAI Airways International (THAI) and Rolls-Royce yesterday signed a cooperation agreement with a view to equipping its maintenance facilities at Don Mueang airport to service the British engineering giant’s line of Trent aircraft engines.
Mon, 12 Feb 2018 12:34
Rolls-Royce expands engine testing for THAI
Rolls-Royce will use Thai Airways International’s testbed at Don Mueang Airport to support its Trent XWB engine programme.
Fri, 05 Jan 2018 17:05
NACC facing ‘uphill task’ in Rolls-Royce bribery case probe
The National Anti-Corruption Commission on Friday conceded that investigation into the Rolls-Royce bribery case was an uphill task as the irregularities had occurred years ago, while the agency had to wait for related evidence from concerned foreign agencies, NACC secretary-general Worawit Sukboon said.
Fri, 28 Jul 2017 19:26
Politicians involved in Rolls-Royce-PTT bribery scandal won’t be spared: NACC
THE NATIONAL Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) vowed it won’t spare any politician found involved in the bribery scandal of UK giant Rolls-Royce paying off former executives of PTT and PTT Exploration and Production.
Mon, 24 Jul 2017 01:00
Rolls-Royce ‘kickbacks’ to PTT to be probed
NACC names team to investigate $11m bribes to execs of national oil company.
Tue, 18 Jul 2017 13:00
Lennon’s Roller goes on show
Rolls-Royce has announced that it will celebrate the 50th anniversary of The Beatles’ “Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band” album by bringing the colourful Rolls-Royce Phantom V, formerly owned by John Lennon, back home to London for the British public to see.
Wed, 17 May 2017 13:02
Korean cities get Rolls-Royce tailoring
Rolls-Royce has unveiled a “Bespoke Collection for Korea” – two tailor-made cars – at the British Embassy in Seoul to commemorate more than a decade of “cordial ties” with South Korea.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 13:07
Rollers with a musical bent
Rolls-Royce recently announced a series of nine remarkable “Inspired by British Music” cars, created in collaboration with British music’s most revered rock and vocal artists.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 19:28
Dawn – Inspired by Fashion makes Asian premiere at Auto Shanghai 2017
Luxury carmaker Rolls-Royce used the 17th Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition (Auto Shanghai 2017) on Wednesday for the Asian debut of its “Dawn – Inspired by Fashion” bespoke line-up.
Thu, 06 Apr 2017 14:42
NACC asks for more staff to probe Rolls-Royce scandal
The National Anti-Corruption Commission needs more staff to analyse documents and other evidence, Pol.General Watcharapol Prasarnrajkit, president of the NACC said on Thursday.
Mon, 03 Apr 2017 01:00
Rolls-Royce bribery investigation to conclude by end of the year: NACC
THE NATIONAL anti-graft agency is expected to conclude its ongoing investigation into the high-profile Rolls-Royce bribery scandal by the end of the year.
Fri, 31 Mar 2017 01:00
Visions in shades of black
Rolls-Royce brings its malefic Black Badge to the Bangkok International Motor Show.