Fri, 07 Dec 2018 16:22
NS BlueScope appoints new distributor
NS BlueScope (Thailand), a leading manufacturer of high quality steel, has appointed Assava Metal (Thailand) as the authorised distributor for JingJoe Lek® steel products.
Tue, 13 Nov 2018 20:14
Palang Pracharat attracts 121 members on Day 1 of accepting applications
A new political party viewed as pro-junta attracted more than 120 new members when it started accepting membership applications on Tuesday.
Thu, 08 Nov 2018 11:22
Kathin festival strengthens Buddhism, supports temple restoration in Laos
Merit makers from the capital and Savannakhet, Champassak, Saravan and Vientiane provinces, as well as Thailand, last week gathered at Kheery Vongkot Thammaram temple in Champassak for the annual Kathin festival.
Fri, 12 Oct 2018 17:44
Equity-based budgeting recommended for solving educational inequities
The Equitable Education Fund (EEF) has recommended a new budget-allocation approach for the country’s education sector, after extensive research confirms inequalities “rage on” despite massive expenditures.
Thu, 04 Oct 2018 15:07
2,000 year-old Buddha images unearthed in Laos' Savannakhet province
VIENTIANE - Hundreds of Buddha images and other ancient relics, estimated at up to 2,000 years old, have been found in the grounds of That Inghang Stupa recently by local residents carrying out renovations at the site in Kaisone Phomvihane City, Savannakhet province.
Wed, 03 Oct 2018 01:00
Counter Service picked provider
The Revenue Department of Finance Ministry has selected Counter Service Co Ltd as the provider of VAT refund service for foreign tourists, from three firms applying for the service, the department’s deputy spokesperson Pinsai Surassavadi said yesterday.
Tue, 02 Oct 2018 01:00
Cabinet members defy calls to quit over party move
GOVERNMENT figures yesterday shrugged off growing calls for four Cabinet members to resign after having joined a new political party that is regarded as pro-junta.
Mon, 01 Oct 2018 01:00
Homes that match customers’ needs
“QUALITY OF Living” is the way to drive business growth for AP (Thailand) Plc, the company’s chief executive officer Anuphong Assavabhokhin said in a recent interview with The Nation.
Sat, 29 Sep 2018 19:09
Uttama elected Palang Pracharat leader, Sonthirat secretary-general
Industry Minister Uttama Savanayana was elected leader of the pro-junta Palang Pracharat Party at the party’s general assembly in Muang Thong Thani on Saturday.
Fri, 28 Sep 2018 09:14
Construction of Laos' National Road 11 to begin this year
Work on a section of the National Road 11 section from Khok Khaodor-Nonsavanh villages to Xanakham district to Vang and Namsang villages is set to begin at the end of this year, with the construction to be completed in three years.
Fri, 31 Aug 2018 17:51
Groups slam partial ban on ‘dangerous’ farm chemicals
Several organisations have lambasted the Hazardous Substance Committee’s (HSC) decision to ban three “dangerous” chemicals only in farms that produce household vegetables and herbs.
Fri, 10 Aug 2018 01:00
Indonesia to cap number of visitors to Komodo National Park
The government plans to limit the number of visitors to Komodo National Park in East Nusa Tenggara in a bid to maintain the ecosystem’s stability following a fire that razed hectares of savanna in the famous tourist destination.
Thu, 09 Aug 2018 01:00
‘Savage letters’ and ‘loathsome dingbats’
Re: “A pattern of untruths”, Have Your Say, August 8
Wed, 08 Aug 2018 01:00
The bold and the beautiful
Polpat Asavaprapha understands better than most how to make a woman look and feel good
Tue, 07 Aug 2018 01:00
Gentlemen, to your corners
Re: “Unfair calls in the savage letters arena”, Have Your Say, August 4.